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

Live animals; animal products

I

1.747 184.8 (r)186.4 (r)188.9 189.1 1.4 0.8 (r)0.9 (r)1.3 0.1

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

02

1.039 149.1 (r)149.5 (r)149.8 147.8 2.5 2.3 (r)0.3 (r)0.2 -1.3

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

0203

0.311 91.0 95.6 (r)99.8 99.0 12.1 3.5 5.1 (r)4.4 -0.8

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

0207

0.250 90.1 (r)84.0 (r)81.0 79.2 9.7 14.3 (r)-6.8 (r)-3.6 -2.2

Vegetable products

II

4.529 199.6 208.0 (r)204.8 191.7 -5.5 4.7 4.2 (r)-1.5 -6.4

Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons

08

0.921 156.3 158.2 155.5 147.9 -14.4 1.7 1.2 -1.7 -4.9

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

0802

0.430 76.2 80.0 79.2 79.7 - 2.8 5.0 -1.0 0.6

Cereals

10

1.217 184.7 192.4 (r)175.8 170.7 -7.2 3.9 4.2 (r)-8.6 -2.9

Wheat and meslin

1001

0.357 172.0 174.2 157.6 155.2 -12.0 -0.5 1.3 -9.5 -1.5

Corn (maize)

1005

0.645 185.9 197.1 178.5 172.4 -5.2 7.3 6.0 -9.4 -3.4

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

12

1.813 204.7 220.3 227.9 209.0 0.2 9.2 7.6 3.4 -8.3

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

1201

1.508 223.0 241.8 250.8 226.1 1.1 11.7 8.4 3.7 -9.8

Prepared foodstuffs, beverages,and tobacco

IV

2.994 148.4 (r)150.0 (r)151.0 150.3 -1.8 1.4 (r)1.1 (r)0.7 -0.5

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

20

0.374 119.0 118.9 (r)118.2 117.6 -0.5 0.0 -0.1 (r)-0.6 -0.5

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

22

0.553 109.3 111.3 112.3 110.2 0.0 2.9 1.8 0.9 -1.9

Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed

23

0.708 199.8 (r)209.0 (r)215.1 214.6 -1.8 3.7 (r)4.6 (r)2.9 -0.2

Mineral products

V

6.838 153.6 167.6 (r)168.9 164.6 -13.4 9.3 9.1 (r)0.8 -2.5

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

26

0.492 74.6 75.9 (r)78.1 79.4 1.4 1.1 1.7 (r)2.9 1.7

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

27

6.143 145.4 160.1 (r)161.1 156.3 -14.8 10.4 10.1 (r)0.6 -3.0

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

2701

0.427 77.8 74.8 (r)74.2 77.0 -11.7 3.3 -3.9 (r)-0.8 3.8

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

2710

4.155 159.4 179.3 173.1 161.8 -17.9 13.8 12.5 -3.5 -6.5

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

2711

0.751 55.8 63.0 (r)72.9 74.0 0.8 7.7 12.9 (r)15.7 1.5

Products of the chemical or allied industries

VI

10.762 (r)136.1 (r)136.3 136.8 136.0 -4.1 0.4 0.1 (r)0.4 -0.6

Inorganic chemicals

28

0.914 173.3 173.6 (r)175.0 173.8 -5.9 0.3 0.2 (r)0.8 -0.7

Organic chemicals

29

2.445 132.6 132.9 132.5 131.6 -8.0 0.5 0.2 -0.3 -0.7

Pharmaceutical products

30

2.965 107.3 107.3 (r)109.3 108.7 -1.9 0.8 0.0 (r)1.9 -0.5

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

3002

1.031 94.6 94.7 94.4 94.2 -1.4 1.0 0.1 -0.3 -0.2

Medicaments

3004

1.603 97.9 97.8 (r)101.5 100.8 -2.4 0.9 -0.1 (r)3.8 -0.7

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

32

0.540 (r)98.7 (r)98.5 (r)98.2 98.0 - (r)-0.2 (r)-0.2 (r)-0.3 -0.2

Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery cosmetic or toilet preparations

33

0.829 134.6 134.5 134.6 134.6 -1.2 0.1 -0.1 0.1 0.0

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

34

0.511 116.4 (r)116.4 (r)115.7 115.6 2.6 -0.1 (r)0.0 (r)-0.6 -0.1

Miscellaneous chemical products

38

1.862 (r)147.4 (r)148.1 (r)148.4 147.3 -1.0 (r)0.3 0.5 (r)0.2 -0.7

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

3822

0.406 167.6 167.6 167.6 167.6 3.5 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0

Plastics and articles thereof; rubber and articles thereof

VII

5.097 136.6 136.3 (r)137.0 135.8 -3.8 0.1 -0.2 (r)0.5 -0.9

Plastics and articles thereof

39

4.122 131.7 131.7 (r)132.7 131.3 -4.0 -0.1 0.0 (r)0.8 -1.1

Polymers of ethylene, in primary forms

3901

0.503 200.7 (r)202.4 (r)216.1 202.8 -8.6 -4.7 (r)0.8 (r)6.8 -6.2

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

3920

0.351 96.7 96.9 97.0 97.0 - 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.0

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

3926

0.462 101.1 101.0 97.7 97.7 -2.1 0.0 -0.1 -3.3 0.0

Rubber and articles thereof

40

0.975 157.7 (r)155.9 (r)155.4 154.9 -2.6 0.8 -1.1 (r)-0.3 -0.3

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

4011

0.383 (r)92.0 91.6 (r)90.7 91.6 0.2 (r)0.7 (r)-0.4 (r)-1.0 1.0

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

VIII

0.327 118.6 (r)119.3 (r)119.5 119.2 -6.7 0.1 (r)0.6 (r)0.2 -0.3

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

41

0.181 69.4 69.6 (r)69.7 68.8 -8.8 0.3 0.3 (r)0.1 -1.3

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

IX

0.650 95.4 95.7 (r)95.8 96.1 1.4 0.3 0.3 (r)0.1 0.3

Woodpulp, recovered paper, and paper products

X

2.132 (r)121.6 121.2 122.4 124.1 1.4 (r)0.3 (r)-0.3 1.0 1.4

Woodpulp and recovered paper

47

0.630 123.6 122.5 (r)127.5 134.0 9.0 0.9 -0.9 (r)4.1 5.1

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

4703

0.317 126.2 122.7 (r)121.9 123.8 6.1 1.5 -2.8 (r)-0.7 1.6

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

48

1.123 119.7 119.7 (r)119.2 119.1 -2.8 0.0 0.0 (r)-0.4 -0.1

Printed material (Dec. 2014=100)

49

0.379 100.4 100.4 100.4 100.4 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Textile and textile articles

XI

1.718 119.4 119.5 120.6 120.1 -2.0 0.1 0.1 0.9 -0.4

Cotton, including yarns and woven fabrics thereof

52

0.418 115.2 117.9 124.9 121.3 0.5 2.3 2.3 5.9 -2.9

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

5201

0.299 129.4 133.9 145.5 140.7 3.7 3.4 3.5 8.7 -3.3

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

XIII

0.866 122.6 (r)122.8 (r)122.8 123.1 0.7 0.1 (r)0.2 0.0 0.2

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

68

0.292 100.5 100.5 100.5 101.3 - 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.8

Glass and glassware

70

0.438 99.5 99.7 99.7 99.7 0.8 0.1 0.2 0.0 0.0

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

XIV

4.546 234.6 229.6 (r)240.4 241.1 8.1 1.6 -2.1 (r)4.7 0.3

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

7102

1.473 105.4 105.1 105.1 105.1 -0.8 0.0 -0.3 0.0 0.0

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

7108

1.613 465.7 441.3 490.7 490.1 24.2 4.6 -5.2 11.2 -0.1

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

7112

0.252 78.8 77.1 (r)88.8 85.8 16.6 0.0 -2.2 (r)15.2 -3.4

Base metals and articles of base metals

XV

4.949 144.7 143.3 (r)143.3 143.7 -2.8 2.1 -1.0 (r)0.0 0.3

Iron and steel

72

0.992 149.0 144.7 (r)140.6 143.6 -5.8 7.0 -2.9 (r)-2.8 2.1

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

7326

0.330 99.0 99.0 (r)100.0 100.0 0.2 0.0 0.0 (r)1.0 0.0

Copper and articles thereof

74

0.428 150.4 150.1 (r)154.3 154.5 -8.5 -0.7 -0.2 (r)2.8 0.1

Aluminum and articles thereof

76

0.776 105.7 104.7 104.8 103.2 -6.4 2.8 -0.9 0.1 -1.5

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

7606

0.240 85.4 85.0 85.4 84.4 -8.1 2.3 -0.5 0.5 -1.2

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

82

0.392 100.0 100.0 100.1 100.1 - 0.3 0.0 0.1 0.0

Miscellaneous articles of base metal

83

0.354 148.2 147.7 147.7 147.7 -0.5 0.0 -0.3 0.0 0.0

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

XVI

29.643 95.9 (r)95.9 (r)95.7 95.5 -1.3 0.0 (r)0.0 (r)-0.2 -0.2

Machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof

84

17.731 112.9 (r)112.9 (r)112.7 112.4 -0.7 0.0 (r)0.0 (r)-0.2 -0.3

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

8407

0.390 99.5 99.5 100.9 100.9 1.9 0.0 0.0 1.4 0.0

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

8408

0.572 (r)97.3 (r)98.4 (r)100.0 96.7 -1.4 (r)0.2 1.1 (r)1.6 -3.3

Pumps for liquids; liquid elevators; parts thereof

8413

0.753 141.8 141.9 141.7 141.7 0.2 -0.1 0.1 -0.1 0.0

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

8414

0.612 137.3 140.0 140.4 140.0 0.7 -2.3 2.0 0.3 -0.3

Centrifuges & filtering/purifying machinery and parts

8421

0.707 124.3 125.3 (r)125.8 125.8 -0.2 0.1 0.8 (r)0.4 0.0

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

8429

0.394 109.5 109.4 109.2 109.3 1.0 0.4 -0.1 -0.2 0.1

Parts for materials handling & construc- tion machines

8431

0.842 171.0 170.3 (r)169.7 169.7 -0.8 1.4 -0.4 (r)-0.4 0.0

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

8443

0.457 98.0 98.6 97.3 96.3 -1.5 0.7 0.6 -1.3 -1.0

Computer equipment

8471

1.655 40.8 40.6 (r)40.3 40.0 -8.0 -0.2 -0.5 (r)-0.7 -0.7

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

8479

0.562 129.8 129.8 (r)130.0 130.0 -4.6 0.1 0.0 (r)0.2 0.0

Taps, cocks, valves & similar appliances; parts thereof

8481

0.973 162.6 (r)162.9 (r)163.2 163.2 1.1 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.0

Electrical machinery and equipment and parts and accessories thereof

85

11.912 77.6 77.5 77.4 77.3 -2.2 0.0 -0.1 -0.1 -0.1

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 97.9 98.7 98.9 98.7 - -2.5 0.8 0.2 -0.2

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

8517

2.307 63.3 63.2 63.2 63.0 -3.1 -0.3 -0.2 0.0 -0.3

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

8536

0.732 114.8 114.8 (r)114.8 114.6 3.3 0.1 0.0 (r)0.0 -0.2

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

8541

0.519 91.3 91.4 (r)91.5 91.5 -1.7 -0.4 0.1 (r)0.1 0.0

Electronic integrated circuits and micro assemblies; parts thereof

8542

2.414 56.9 (r)56.9 56.8 56.7 -2.9 -0.2 (r)0.0 (r)-0.2 -0.2

Vehicles, aircraft, vessels and associated transport equipment

XVII

15.105 131.5 131.6 (r)131.5 131.0 -0.1 0.1 0.1 (r)-0.1 -0.4

Motor vehicles and their parts

87

9.194 114.9 114.9 114.8 114.3 -0.7 0.0 0.0 -0.1 -0.4

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

8703

3.913 110.0 109.8 109.9 108.6 -1.5 0.2 -0.2 0.1 -1.2

Motor vehicles for the transport of goods

8704

1.067 132.0 132.5 132.5 132.5 1.1 0.2 0.4 0.0 0.0

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

8708

3.111 107.8 107.9 (r)107.6 107.6 -1.6 -0.4 0.1 (r)-0.3 0.0

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

8716

0.308 102.4 102.1 102.2 102.2 0.9 0.3 -0.3 0.1 0.0

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

8803

1.640 176.9 176.8 (r)176.7 176.7 2.3 -0.1 -0.1 -0.1 0.0

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

XVIII

6.166 106.9 (r)106.1 106.0 105.8 -1.5 -0.1 -0.7 (r)-0.1 -0.2

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

9018

1.816 (r)97.6 (r)96.7 (r)95.9 95.3 -3.1 (r)-0.4 (r)-0.9 -0.8 -0.6

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

9021

0.625 83.6 (r)80.4 (r)80.1 79.8 -11.4 -0.1 (r)-3.8 -0.4 -0.4

Instruments and apparatus for physical or chemical analysis

9027

0.620 106.9 (r)106.7 (r)106.9 106.9 1.4 -0.3 (r)-0.2 0.2 0.0

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

9031

0.397 119.0 119.0 118.9 118.9 0.8 0.1 0.0 -0.1 0.0

Miscellaneous manufactured articles

XX

1.551 110.8 111.6 112.2 112.3 1.4 -0.7 0.7 0.5 0.1

Furniture; stuffed furnishings; lamps and lighting fittings nesoi;

94

0.930 124.9 126.2 127.6 128.3 3.8 -0.4 1.0 1.1 0.5

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

9401

0.379 104.6 105.5 105.1 105.3 0.8 -1.1 0.9 -0.4 0.2

Toys, games and sports equipment; parts and accessories thereof

95

0.470 89.2 89.2 89.2 89.2 -0.3 -0.3 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: September 14, 2016