Table 6. U.S. export price indexes and percent changes for selected categories of goods: March 2013 to March 2014
[2000=100, unless otherwise noted]
Description Harmo-
nized
system
Relative
import-
ance
Feb.
2014(1)
Index Percent change
Dec.
2013
Jan.
2014
Feb.
2014
Mar.
2014
Annual Monthly
Mar.
2013
to
Mar.
2014
Nov.
2013
to
Dec.
2013
Dec.
2013
to
Jan.
2014
Jan.
2014
to
Feb.
2014
Feb.
2014
to
Mar.
2014

Live animals; animal products

I

2.034 226.2 (r)222.4 (r)226.5 234.3 7.4 0.8 -1.7 1.8 3.4

Meat & edible meat offal (Dec. 2006=100)

02

1.146 168.2 (r)165.5 166.9 172.4 1.9 0.5 (r)-1.6 0.8 3.3

Meat of swine (pork), fresh, chilled or frozen (Dec. 2010=100)

0203

0.315 100.4 (r)97.5 (r)97.8 103.1 -0.9 -4.1 (r)-2.9 (r)0.3 5.4

Meat and edible offal of poultry, fresh, chilled, or frozen (Dec. 2009=100)

0207

0.327 108.5 105.0 105.9 110.7 -3.3 2.0 -3.2 0.9 4.5

Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates

03

0.352 204.1 (r)198.8 (r)203.6 202.6 -0.3 2.3 (r)-2.6 (r)2.4 -0.5

Vegetable products

II

4.580 244.6 (r)245.8 (r)246.7 255.7 -6.5 0.0 (r)0.5 (r)0.4 3.6

Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons

08

1.214 175.7 (r)187.8 (r)190.6 187.6 20.5 -0.6 (r)6.9 (r)1.5 -1.6

Cereals

10

1.090 244.7 237.5 241.8 257.9 -17.7 -0.7 -2.9 1.8 6.7

Wheat and meslin

1001

0.468 247.3 231.9 233.5 251.6 -8.1 -2.4 -6.2 0.7 7.8

Corn (maize)

1005

0.445 222.2 219.7 227.6 244.5 -27.6 0.9 -1.1 3.6 7.4

Oilseeds and misc. grains, seeds, fruits, plants, straw and fodder

12

1.834 270.8 266.4 (r)267.9 283.3 -4.4 3.8 -1.6 (r)0.6 5.7

Soybeans, whether or not broken (Dec. 2001=100)

1201

1.503 303.1 296.8 297.4 318.3 -3.8 4.6 -2.1 0.2 7.0

Animal or vegetable fats and oils (Dec. 2009=100)

III

0.241 (r)116.5 (r)114.6 (r)111.2 115.4 -14.6 (r)0.3 (r)-1.6 (r)-3.0 3.8

Prepared foodstuffs, beverages,and tobacco

IV

2.888 (r)165.8 (r)166.0 (r)167.2 167.9 0.5 (r)0.5 (r)0.1 (r)0.7 0.4

Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants (Dec. 2009=100)

20

0.338 113.9 (r)115.1 (r)114.9 114.6 1.8 1.4 1.1 (r)-0.2 -0.3

Beverages, spirits, and vinegar (Dec. 2008=100)

22

0.478 112.6 112.0 110.6 110.9 -2.2 -0.4 -0.5 -1.3 0.3

Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed

23

0.749 (r)265.7 (r)263.3 (r)276.0 281.5 5.7 (r)1.8 (r)-0.9 (r)4.8 2.0

Mineral products

V

10.565 (r)310.2 (r)317.2 (r)330.5 339.5 9.8 (r)4.3 (r)2.3 (r)4.2 2.7

Ores, slag and ash (Dec. 2012=100)

26

0.429 91.0 94.0 (r)92.7 92.5 -5.3 -1.3 3.3 (r)-1.4 -0.2

Mineral fuels, oils and residuals, bituminous substances and mineral waxes

27

9.958 (r)308.5 (r)315.5 (r)329.7 339.3 10.8 4.6 (r)2.3 (r)4.5 2.9

Coal, briquettes and similar solid fuels manufactured from coal (Dec. 2007=100)

2701

0.753 114.1 (r)112.7 (r)111.6 111.3 -7.5 0.4 (r)-1.2 -1.0 -0.3

Petroleum oils & oils from bituminous minerals (excl crude) & products, nes

2710

7.302 (r)357.1 (r)355.0 (r)361.4 369.3 5.1 (r)5.6 -0.6 (r)1.8 2.2

Products of the chemical or allied industries

VI

10.716 151.0 150.4 (r)149.5 149.6 -3.2 0.0 -0.4 (r)-0.6 0.1

Inorganic chemicals

28

0.891 176.1 174.9 175.9 175.3 -5.2 -0.6 -0.7 0.6 -0.3

Organic chemicals

29

3.105 161.1 (r)163.7 (r)163.6 163.6 -2.7 0.2 1.6 (r)-0.1 0.0

Heterocyclic compounds with nitrogen hetero-atoms only (Dec. 2009=100)

2933

0.318 85.7 87.5 87.4 87.4 -0.1 -1.5 2.1 -0.1 0.0

Pharmaceutical products

30

2.539 120.9 117.6 114.9 114.8 -7.1 -0.3 -2.7 -2.3 -0.1

Medicaments

3004

1.593 115.8 110.6 110.2 110.2 -6.7 -0.3 -4.5 -0.4 0.0

Fertilizers (Dec. 2012=100)

31

0.257 75.6 69.7 72.3 74.3 -23.5 -4.1 -7.8 3.7 2.8

Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery cosmetic or toilet preparations

33

0.700 135.9 135.7 (r)133.3 133.4 -3.8 0.3 -0.1 (r)-1.8 0.1

Soap; lubricants; waxes, polishing or scouring products; candles, pastes

34

0.464 121.4 121.4 121.4 118.8 -0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 -2.1

Miscellaneous chemical products

38

1.784 155.7 157.3 (r)157.2 158.1 3.5 1.0 1.0 -0.1 0.6

Composite diagnostic or laboratory reagents (Dec. 2001=100)

3822

0.379 165.6 (r)175.8 (r)173.7 173.7 5.3 0.0 (r)6.2 (r)-1.2 0.0

Plastics and articles thereof; rubber and articles thereof

VII

5.145 (r)149.4 (r)149.4 (r)150.1 150.5 0.2 -0.1 (r)0.0 0.5 0.3

Plastics and articles thereof

39

4.180 (r)143.7 (r)144.1 (r)145.0 145.3 1.7 (r)-0.2 (r)0.3 (r)0.6 0.2

Polymers of ethylene, in primary forms

3901

0.577 (r)253.9 (r)251.4 (r)257.0 259.8 7.4 (r)0.9 (r)-1.0 (r)2.2 1.1

Rubber and articles thereof

40

0.965 173.9 (r)172.3 (r)172.0 172.9 -5.8 0.1 (r)-0.9 (r)-0.2 0.5

New pneumatic tires of rubber (Dec. 2013=100)

4011

0.393 100.0 (r)98.1 (r)97.3 97.5 - - (r)-1.9 (r)-0.8 0.2

Raw hides, skins, leather, furskins, travel goods, etc.

VIII

0.430 149.5 151.8 153.7 157.0 8.7 1.2 1.5 1.3 2.1

Woodpulp, recovered paper, and paper products

X

2.274 122.4 123.6 125.6 126.2 4.6 -0.5 1.0 1.6 0.5

Woodpulp and recovered paper

47

0.685 126.4 127.7 (r)130.9 131.5 4.2 -1.6 1.0 (r)2.5 0.5

Chemical woodpulp, soda or sulfate, except dissolving grades (Dec. 2007=100)

4703

0.317 116.6 116.5 (r)117.5 117.9 5.7 0.6 -0.1 (r)0.9 0.3

Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, paper or paperboard

48

1.163 120.7 122.1 124.1 124.9 5.4 -0.1 1.2 1.6 0.6

Textile and textile articles

XI

1.940 (r)131.6 (r)135.0 (r)136.8 136.8 5.4 (r)0.1 2.6 (r)1.3 0.0

Cotton, including yarns and woven fabrics thereof

52

0.634 143.6 151.1 (r)157.0 158.2 9.1 -0.8 5.2 (r)3.9 0.8

Cotton, not carded or combed (Dec. 2006=100)

5201

0.487 159.2 168.7 (r)177.0 178.3 10.3 -0.6 6.0 (r)4.9 0.7

Stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, ceramics, glass etc.

XIII

0.732 118.6 118.7 (r)119.1 119.4 1.2 0.0 0.1 (r)0.3 0.3

Glass and glassware

70

0.375 97.5 97.7 (r)97.7 97.7 0.3 0.0 0.2 (r)0.0 0.0

Pearls, stones, precious metals, imitation jewelry, and coins

XIV

4.262 240.7 238.8 241.9 249.6 -9.9 -1.8 -0.8 1.3 3.2

Diamonds, whether or not worked, but not mounted or set (Dec. 2013=100)

7102

1.215 100.0 103.4 105.0 109.0 - - 3.4 1.5 3.8

Gold (including gold plated with platinum), unwrought (Dec. 2001=100)

7108

1.737 462.0 441.8 450.3 470.3 -20.1 -2.9 -4.4 1.9 4.4

Waste and scrap of precious metals (Dec 2010=100)

7112

0.296 92.7 92.6 93.9 99.3 -14.9 -4.8 -0.1 1.4 5.8

Base metals and articles of base metals

XV

5.307 165.5 (r)166.8 165.5 165.2 -2.5 0.2 (r)0.8 (r)-0.8 -0.2

Iron and steel

72

1.381 187.4 (r)190.5 (r)186.7 190.3 -2.4 0.9 (r)1.7 (r)-2.0 1.9

Copper and articles thereof

74

0.609 233.8 238.6 (r)232.7 229.4 -8.6 -1.3 2.1 (r)-2.5 -1.4

Aluminum and articles thereof

76

0.838 120.0 120.6 (r)121.9 119.8 -4.1 -0.9 0.5 (r)1.1 -1.7

Aluminum plates, sheets and strip, over 0.2 mm thick (Dec. 2012=100)

7606

0.255 99.0 98.5 99.4 99.4 -2.5 -0.6 -0.5 0.9 0.0

Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof

82

0.399 137.2 138.8 138.7 139.3 5.8 0.9 1.2 -0.1 0.4

Miscellaneous articles of base metal

83

0.309 147.0 146.8 (r)146.9 147.0 0.5 -0.1 -0.1 (r)0.1 0.1

Machinery, electrical equipment, TV image and sound recorders, parts, etc.

XVI

27.546 (r)96.9 97.0 97.2 97.4 -0.1 (r)-0.1 (r)0.1 0.2 0.2

Machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof

84

16.621 111.6 111.8 112.3 112.5 1.0 -0.1 0.2 0.4 0.2

Spark-ignition internal combustion piston engines (Dec. 2013=100)

8407

0.409 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 - - 0.0 0.0 0.0

Parts for spark-ignition and diesel internal combustion piston engines

8409

0.434 133.4 (r)134.6 (r)134.5 134.6 1.0 0.0 (r)0.9 (r)-0.1 0.1

Turbojets, turbopropellers and other gas turbines, and parts thereof

8411

2.700 162.2 163.6 169.2 169.2 4.6 0.0 0.9 3.4 0.0

Pumps for liquids; liquid elevators; parts thereof

8413

0.680 138.0 138.9 (r)139.0 139.8 1.5 0.9 0.7 0.1 0.6

Air or vacuum pumps, compressors and fans; vent & recycling hoods; parts

8414

0.554 138.2 137.6 (r)138.2 138.4 1.2 -0.4 -0.4 (r)0.4 0.1

Centrifuges & filtering/purifying machinery and parts

8421

0.568 125.5 125.4 (r)125.5 125.5 0.0 -0.1 -0.1 (r)0.1 0.0

Self-propelled earth-moving, tamping, & road roller machines (Dec. 2012=100)

8429

0.520 102.8 (r)103.6 (r)103.6 103.6 1.1 0.1 (r)0.8 (r)0.0 0.0

Parts for materials handling & construc- tion machines

8431

0.927 175.5 171.1 (r)168.9 169.1 -3.2 -0.5 -2.5 (r)-1.3 0.1

Printing mach., machines ancilliary to printing; parts thereof (Dec. 2013=100)

8443

0.459 100.0 99.2 99.3 101.7 - - -0.8 0.1 2.4

Computer equipment

8471

1.837 48.5 48.6 48.4 48.3 -1.4 -0.4 0.2 -0.4 -0.2

Machines & appliances having individual functions, n.e.s.o.i.; parts thereof

8479

0.458 134.5 135.2 134.0 133.8 -0.2 -0.1 0.5 -0.9 -0.1

Taps, cocks, valves & similar appliances; parts thereof

8481

0.777 157.1 157.8 158.5 158.5 1.5 0.0 0.4 0.4 0.0

Parts for transmitting power (Dec. 2012=100)

8483

0.378 100.0 100.0 100.4 100.4 1.6 0.0 0.0 0.4 0.0

Electrical machinery and equipment and parts and accessories thereof

85

10.925 (r)81.0 80.9 (r)80.9 81.1 -1.6 (r)-0.1 (r)-0.1 (r)0.0 0.2

Electrical apparatus for line telephony or line telegraphy; videophones; parts

8517

1.799 68.6 68.3 68.0 67.9 -3.8 0.1 -0.4 -0.4 -0.1

Electrical circuit switching, protecting or connection app not > 1000 volt

8536

0.637 115.2 (r)115.3 (r)115.8 115.8 1.2 0.0 (r)0.1 0.4 0.0

Semiconductors; L.E.D.s; mounted crystals; parts thereof (Dec. 2013=100)

8541

0.436 100.0 94.7 (r)97.0 97.0 - - -5.3 (r)2.4 0.0

Electronic integrated circuits and micro assemblies; parts thereof

8542

2.345 (r)59.5 (r)59.3 (r)59.2 59.1 -3.4 (r)-0.3 (r)-0.3 -0.2 -0.2

Electrical machines having individual functions, nesoi; parts (Dec. 2012=100)

8543

0.322 100.2 100.4 100.3 100.2 -1.8 -0.2 0.2 -0.1 -0.1

Vehicles, aircraft, vessels and associated transport equipment

XVII

13.289 128.5 (r)129.2 (r)129.3 129.5 1.3 0.0 (r)0.5 0.1 0.2

Motor vehicles and their parts

87

8.664 (r)114.2 115.0 114.8 114.8 1.0 (r)-0.1 (r)0.7 -0.2 0.0

Automobiles and other motor vehicles inc minivans, 4-dr specialty vehicles

8703

3.169 110.7 (r)110.6 110.4 110.4 0.1 0.0 (r)-0.1 (r)-0.2 0.0

Motor vehicles for the transport of goods

8704

1.304 127.3 (r)130.1 (r)130.2 130.3 4.5 0.0 (r)2.2 (r)0.1 0.1

Parts and access of tractors, buses automobiles, trucks, spec. vehicles

8708

2.953 109.2 109.9 (r)109.6 109.6 0.3 0.0 0.6 (r)-0.3 0.0

Trailers and semi-trailers; and parts thereof (Dec. 2013=100)

8716

0.266 100.0 100.2 100.2 100.5 - - 0.2 0.0 0.3

Parts, nesoi, of civil aircraft and spacecraft (exc. military)

8803

1.321 165.2 (r)166.4 (r)167.8 168.6 1.4 0.2 (r)0.7 (r)0.8 0.5

Optical, photo, measuring, medical & musical instruments; & timepieces

XVIII

5.948 107.3 107.4 (r)107.4 107.5 0.2 0.0 0.1 (r)0.0 0.1

Instruments/appliances used in medical surgical, dental, veternarian sciences

9018

1.748 101.3 101.0 101.1 101.6 0.0 0.1 -0.3 0.1 0.5

Hearing aids; artificial body parts; and orthopedic app. (Dec. 2001=100)

9021

0.629 90.1 90.2 90.3 90.4 -0.3 -0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1

X-ray radiotheraphy & radiography appar. x-ray tubes, & parts (Dec. 2007=100)

9022

0.300 103.5 (r)103.5 (r)100.7 100.6 -3.7 -0.3 (r)0.0 -2.7 -0.1

Instruments and apparatus for physical or chemical analysis

9027

0.595 (r)105.7 (r)106.3 (r)106.3 106.3 0.7 (r)0.4 0.6 (r)0.0 0.0

Oscilloscopes, spectrum analyzers etc., and parts

9030

0.434 123.0 123.1 123.5 123.5 0.8 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.0

Measuring or checking instruments, and appliances n.e.s. (Dec. 2001=100)

9031

0.375 113.5 113.9 113.4 113.5 0.0 -0.1 0.4 -0.4 0.1

Miscellaneous manufactured articles

XX

1.403 109.8 110.4 (r)110.4 110.3 -0.5 0.0 0.5 (r)0.0 -0.1

Furniture; stuffed furnishings; lamps and lighting fittings nesoi;

94

0.776 121.3 121.5 (r)121.5 121.4 0.2 0.0 0.2 (r)0.0 -0.1

Seats other than barber, dental and similar chairs (Dec. 2011=100)

9401

0.295 100.2 100.3 100.3 100.3 -0.2 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0

Toys, games and sports equipment; parts and accessories thereof

95

0.474 88.5 89.7 89.6 89.6 -1.5 0.0 1.4 -0.1 0.0

Footnotes
(1) Relative importance figures are based on 2012 trade values.
(r) Revised

NOTES: Data may be revised in each of the three months after original publication.
Dash = Not available

 

Last Modified Date: April 10, 2014