Table 6. U.S. export price indexes and percent changes for selected categories of goods: October 2015 to October 2016 [2000=100, unless otherwise noted]
Description Harmo-
nized
system
Relative
import-
ance
Sept.
2016(1)
Index Percent change
July
2016
Aug.
2016
Sept.
2016
Oct.
2016
Annual Monthly
Oct.
2015
to
Oct.
2016
June
2016
to
July
2016
July
2016
to
Aug.
2016
Aug.
2016
to
Sept.
2016
Sept.
2016
to
Oct.
2016

Live animals; animal products

I

1.777 (r)188.6 (r)188.3 (r)191.2 191.8 4.2 (r)1.2 (r)-0.2 (r)1.5 0.3

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

02

1.020 149.7 147.7 146.4 146.7 3.6 0.2 -1.3 -0.9 0.2

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

0203

0.295 99.8 99.0 94.3 88.8 3.1 4.4 -0.8 -4.7 -5.8

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

0207

0.247 81.0 79.2 79.7 80.4 21.5 -3.6 -2.2 0.6 0.9

Vegetable products

II

4.169 204.8 191.0 (r)187.7 190.2 -5.7 -1.5 -6.7 (r)-1.7 1.3

Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons

08

0.845 155.5 145.1 (r)142.0 152.0 -12.9 -1.7 -6.7 (r)-2.1 7.0

Nuts nesoi, fresh or dried (Dec.2015=100)

0802

0.422 79.2 79.2 (r)74.7 78.7 - -1.0 0.0 (r)-5.7 5.4

Cereals

10

1.143 175.8 170.7 (r)164.3 168.9 -13.8 -8.6 -2.9 (r)-3.7 2.8

Wheat and meslin

1001

0.344 157.6 155.2 151.3 157.3 -17.4 -9.5 -1.5 -2.5 4.0

Corn (maize)

1005

0.599 (r)178.6 (r)172.5 (r)165.0 169.4 -10.8 -9.4 -3.4 (r)-4.3 2.7

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

12

1.637 227.7 209.0 204.8 199.0 2.7 3.4 -8.2 -2.0 -2.8

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

1201

1.336 250.8 226.1 221.3 214.4 6.0 3.7 -9.8 -2.1 -3.1

Prepared foodstuffs, beverages,and tobacco

IV

2.966 (r)150.7 (r)150.6 (r)148.9 147.9 -1.2 0.5 (r)-0.1 (r)-1.1 -0.7

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

20

0.374 117.5 117.6 117.6 116.5 -1.8 -1.2 0.1 0.0 -0.9

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

22

0.546 112.0 110.2 (r)110.6 111.9 3.3 0.8 -1.6 (r)0.4 1.2

Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed

23

0.684 215.1 (r)215.2 (r)206.9 204.0 0.4 2.9 (r)0.0 (r)-3.9 -1.4

Mineral products

V

6.998 168.8 (r)162.3 (r)172.1 179.1 1.2 0.7 (r)-3.9 (r)6.0 4.1

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

26

0.514 77.5 78.5 (r)81.2 81.5 10.9 2.1 1.3 (r)3.4 0.4

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

27

6.280 161.1 154.1 (r)163.9 171.4 0.6 0.6 -4.3 (r)6.4 4.6

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

2701

0.449 74.4 (r)78.1 (r)77.6 89.3 6.1 -0.5 (r)5.0 (r)-0.6 15.1

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

2710

4.219 173.1 162.5 (r)175.0 188.4 2.3 -3.5 -6.1 (r)7.7 7.7

Petroleum gases and other gaseous hydrocarbons (Dec. 2014=100)

2711

0.713 72.9 65.2 (r)68.9 69.9 12.7 15.7 -10.6 (r)5.7 1.5

Products of the chemical or allied industries

VI

10.745 136.8 136.0 (r)135.9 135.3 -3.4 0.4 -0.6 (r)-0.1 -0.4

Inorganic chemicals

28

0.905 (r)175.1 (r)174.4 (r)172.6 167.6 -8.6 (r)0.9 (r)-0.4 (r)-1.0 -2.9

Organic chemicals

29

2.453 132.8 (r)132.1 (r)132.4 132.6 -3.4 -0.2 -0.5 (r)0.2 0.2

Pharmaceutical products

30

2.968 109.3 108.5 108.9 108.7 -1.4 1.9 -0.7 0.4 -0.2

Human and animal blood, prepared; other blood frctns (Dec. 2014=100)

3002

1.038 94.4 94.3 94.7 94.4 -0.5 -0.3 -0.1 0.4 -0.3

Medicaments

3004

1.596 101.6 100.3 100.6 100.5 -2.0 3.9 -1.3 0.3 -0.1

Tanning or dyeing extracts, dyes, paints varnish, putty, & inks (Dec. 2015=100)

32

0.539 98.2 97.9 97.7 97.5 - -0.2 -0.3 -0.2 -0.2

Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery cosmetic or toilet preparations

33

0.833 134.5 134.6 134.6 131.1 -3.2 0.0 0.1 0.0 -2.6

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

34

0.514 115.7 115.6 (r)115.8 116.4 3.6 -0.6 -0.1 (r)0.2 0.5

Miscellaneous chemical products

38

1.848 148.2 146.9 146.6 146.1 -3.2 0.1 -0.9 -0.2 -0.3

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

3822

0.408 167.6 167.6 167.6 167.6 3.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Plastics and articles thereof; rubber and articles thereof

VII

5.101 137.0 136.1 136.5 136.6 -1.7 0.5 -0.7 0.3 0.1

Plastics and articles thereof

39

4.116 132.7 131.6 131.9 132.2 -1.9 0.8 -0.8 0.2 0.2

Polymers of ethylene, in primary forms

3901

0.491 216.1 (r)206.6 (r)209.9 211.4 -0.2 6.8 (r)-4.4 (r)1.6 0.7

Plates, sheets, films, etc., of plastic; laminated, etc. (Dec. 2015=100)

3920

0.351 97.0 96.8 96.6 97.0 - 0.1 -0.2 -0.2 0.4

Articles of plastics, polymers, and resins, nes. (Dec. 2014=100)

3926

0.464 97.7 97.7 97.6 97.8 -2.0 -3.3 0.0 -0.1 0.2

Rubber and articles thereof

40

0.985 155.4 155.4 (r)156.3 155.5 -1.0 -0.3 0.0 (r)0.6 -0.5

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

4011

0.390 90.7 91.6 92.2 89.9 -0.2 -1.0 1.0 0.7 -2.5

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

VIII

0.330 119.5 119.2 120.0 120.4 -3.5 0.2 -0.3 0.7 0.3

Raw hides and skins other than furskins and leather (Dec.2014=100)

41

0.180 69.7 68.8 69.0 69.5 -4.8 0.1 -1.3 0.3 0.7

Wood, wood charcoal, cork, straw, baskets and wickerwork (Dec. 2014=100)

IX

0.660 95.1 (r)95.6 (r)96.7 97.1 2.8 -0.4 (r)0.5 (r)1.2 0.4

Woodpulp, recovered paper, and paper products

X

2.151 122.4 124.0 (r)122.9 122.7 -0.6 1.0 1.3 (r)-0.9 -0.2

Woodpulp and recovered paper

47

0.645 127.5 134.0 (r)130.0 129.6 2.5 4.1 5.1 (r)-3.0 -0.3

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

4703

0.319 121.9 123.8 (r)121.9 117.8 -5.8 -0.7 1.6 (r)-1.5 -3.4

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

48

1.125 119.2 118.8 (r)118.9 118.6 -3.1 -0.4 -0.3 (r)0.1 -0.3

Printed material (Dec. 2014=100)

49

0.381 100.4 100.4 100.4 100.6 1.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2

Textile and textile articles

XI

1.716 120.6 (r)119.8 (r)120.0 119.7 -1.1 0.9 (r)-0.7 0.2 -0.3

Cotton, including yarns and woven fabrics thereof

52

0.410 124.9 121.3 122.1 122.3 4.1 5.9 -2.9 0.7 0.2

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

5201

0.292 145.5 140.7 141.3 143.4 10.0 8.7 -3.3 0.4 1.5

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

XIII

0.871 122.8 123.1 123.1 123.1 0.7 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.0

Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, or mica (Dec. 2015=100)

68

0.295 100.5 (r)101.2 (r)101.2 101.2 - 0.0 (r)0.7 0.0 0.0

Glass and glassware

70

0.440 99.7 99.7 99.7 99.7 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

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

XIV

4.566 240.4 241.1 240.4 235.4 3.8 4.7 0.3 -0.3 -2.1

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

7102

1.480 105.1 105.1 105.1 105.1 -0.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

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

7108

1.600 490.7 490.1 484.6 461.2 11.3 11.2 -0.1 -1.1 -4.8

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

7112

0.242 88.8 85.8 84.7 81.6 7.1 15.2 -3.4 -1.3 -3.7

Base metals and articles of base metals

XV

4.954 (r)143.0 (r)143.3 (r)142.8 142.5 -2.3 (r)-0.2 (r)0.2 -0.3 -0.2

Iron and steel

72

1.009 140.6 143.5 142.7 140.7 -4.6 -2.8 2.1 -0.6 -1.4

Other articles of iron and steel (Dec. 2014=100)

7326

0.331 100.0 100.0 100.0 99.9 0.1 1.0 0.0 0.0 -0.1

Copper and articles thereof

74

0.416 154.3 154.2 (r)149.6 152.9 -8.4 2.8 -0.1 (r)-3.0 2.2

Aluminum and articles thereof

76

0.766 104.8 103.2 103.2 102.9 -3.4 0.1 -1.5 0.0 -0.3

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

7606

0.240 85.4 84.4 85.3 85.1 -6.7 0.5 -1.2 1.1 -0.2

Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal (Dec. 2015=100)

82

0.392 100.1 100.0 100.0 100.0 - 0.1 -0.1 0.0 0.0

Miscellaneous articles of base metal

83

0.355 147.7 147.7 147.8 147.8 -0.5 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0

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

XVI

29.708 95.7 (r)95.5 95.5 95.2 -1.3 -0.2 (r)-0.2 (r)0.0 -0.3

Machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof

84

17.757 (r)112.6 (r)112.4 (r)112.3 112.2 -0.9 (r)-0.3 -0.2 (r)-0.1 -0.1

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

8407

0.392 100.9 100.9 (r)101.0 102.1 1.7 1.4 0.0 (r)0.1 1.1

Diesel & semi-diesel internal Cumbus. piston engines (Dec. 2014=100)

8408

0.556 99.9 96.7 96.9 97.1 -1.2 1.5 -3.2 0.2 0.2

Pumps for liquids; liquid elevators; parts thereof

8413

0.759 (r)141.9 (r)142.1 (r)142.2 142.3 0.6 (r)0.0 (r)0.1 (r)0.1 0.1

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

8414

0.611 140.4 140.0 139.7 138.6 -1.9 0.3 -0.3 -0.2 -0.8

Centrifuges & filtering/purifying machinery and parts

8421

0.705 (r)125.7 (r)125.9 (r)125.0 124.7 -1.3 (r)0.3 0.2 (r)-0.7 -0.2

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

8429

0.396 109.2 109.3 109.3 109.3 1.0 -0.2 0.1 0.0 0.0

Parts for materials handling & construc- tion machines

8431

0.844 169.6 (r)169.5 (r)169.5 169.4 -0.5 -0.4 -0.1 0.0 -0.1

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

8443

0.462 98.1 97.6 (r)98.1 98.8 0.4 -0.5 -0.5 (r)0.5 0.7

Computer equipment

8471

1.617 (r)40.1 (r)39.6 (r)39.2 38.6 -11.1 (r)-1.2 (r)-1.2 (r)-1.0 -1.5

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

8479

0.564 130.0 130.0 130.0 129.9 -4.6 0.2 0.0 0.0 -0.1

Taps, cocks, valves & similar appliances; parts thereof

8481

0.975 (r)163.1 (r)163.1 (r)162.9 162.7 0.7 (r)0.1 0.0 -0.1 -0.1

Electrical machinery and equipment and parts and accessories thereof

85

11.951 77.4 77.3 (r)77.3 76.9 -2.0 -0.1 -0.1 (r)0.0 -0.5

Electric motors and generators (excludes generating sets) (Dec. 2015=100)

8501

0.295 98.3 98.3 98.3 98.3 - 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Electric generating sets and rotary converters (Dec. 2015=100)

8502

0.266 98.9 98.7 98.8 98.8 - 0.2 -0.2 0.1 0.0

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

8517

2.294 63.2 (r)62.9 62.8 61.5 -4.9 0.0 (r)-0.5 (r)-0.2 -2.1

Electrical circuit switching, protecting or connection app of 1000 volts or less

8536

0.732 114.8 114.6 114.7 114.8 2.3 0.0 -0.2 0.1 0.1

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

8541

0.519 91.5 91.5 91.5 91.5 -1.8 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0

Electronic integrated circuits and micro assemblies; parts thereof

8542

2.414 56.8 56.8 56.8 56.7 -2.1 -0.2 0.0 0.0 -0.2

Vehicles, aircraft, vessels and associated transport equipment

XVII

15.184 (r)131.7 (r)131.4 (r)131.6 131.9 0.6 (r)0.0 -0.2 (r)0.2 0.2

Motor vehicles and their parts

87

9.201 (r)114.9 114.3 (r)114.4 114.8 -0.2 (r)0.0 (r)-0.5 (r)0.1 0.3

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

8703

3.886 109.9 108.6 108.6 108.9 -1.4 0.1 -1.2 0.0 0.3

Motor vehicles for the transport of goods

8704

1.070 (r)132.5 132.5 132.3 134.8 2.4 (r)0.0 (r)0.0 -0.2 1.9

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

8708

3.128 107.6 107.6 (r)107.7 107.6 -1.2 -0.3 0.0 (r)0.1 -0.1

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

8716

0.309 102.2 102.2 102.2 102.1 0.6 0.1 0.0 0.0 -0.1

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

8803

1.649 176.7 176.7 176.9 177.4 1.4 -0.1 0.0 0.1 0.3

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

XVIII

6.195 106.0 (r)106.0 (r)106.0 105.9 -1.2 -0.1 (r)0.0 (r)0.0 -0.1

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

9018

1.895 (r)96.1 (r)95.9 (r)95.8 95.7 -1.5 (r)-0.7 (r)-0.2 (r)-0.1 -0.1

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

9021

0.654 80.3 (r)80.1 80.2 80.2 -10.9 -0.2 (r)-0.2 (r)0.1 0.0

Instruments and apparatus for physical or chemical analysis

9027

0.650 106.9 (r)107.0 (r)107.2 107.2 1.0 0.2 (r)0.1 (r)0.2 0.0

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

9031

0.415 (r)118.9 (r)118.9 (r)118.9 118.9 0.8 (r)-0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0

Miscellaneous manufactured articles

XX

1.562 112.2 112.3 112.4 112.5 0.8 0.5 0.1 0.1 0.1

Furniture; stuffed furnishings; lamps and lighting fittings nesoi;

94

0.941 127.6 128.3 128.5 128.7 3.3 1.1 0.5 0.2 0.2

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

9401

0.381 105.1 105.3 105.2 105.2 0.5 -0.4 0.2 -0.1 0.0

Toys, games and sports equipment; parts and accessories thereof

95

0.472 89.2 89.2 89.2 89.2 -0.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Footnotes
(1) Relative importance figures are based on 2014 trade values.
(r) Revised

NOTES: Data may be revised in each of the 3 months after original publication.
Dash = Not available

 

Last Modified Date: November 15, 2016