Table 6. U.S. export price indexes and percent changes for selected categories of goods: April 2014 to April 2015
[2000=100, unless otherwise noted]
Description Harmo-
nized
system
Relative
import-
ance
Mar.
2015(1)
Index Percent change
Jan.
2015
Feb.
2015
Mar.
2015
Apr.
2015
Annual Monthly
Apr.
2014
to
Apr.
2015
Dec.
2014
to
Jan.
2015
Jan.
2015
to
Feb.
2015
Feb.
2015
to
Mar.
2015
Mar.
2015
to
Apr.
2015

Live animals; animal products

I

1.985 (r)220.9 (r)215.3 (r)210.8 206.9 -15.6 (r)-4.6 (r)-2.5 (r)-2.1 -1.9

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

02

1.159 (r)177.6 172.9 (r)163.1 158.6 -13.2 (r)-4.3 (r)-2.6 (r)-5.7 -2.8

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

0203

0.275 (r)94.2 (r)95.3 (r)86.7 81.9 -32.6 (r)-8.0 (r)1.2 (r)-9.0 -5.5

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

0207

0.302 (r)108.2 (r)99.8 (r)92.0 89.4 -21.9 (r)-6.3 (r)-7.8 -7.8 -2.8

Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates

03

0.447 215.0 213.7 234.3 231.6 10.8 1.6 -0.6 9.6 -1.2

Vegetable products

II

4.011 (r)222.9 215.9 (r)213.0 212.3 -17.8 -1.0 (r)-3.1 (r)-1.3 -0.3

Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons

08

1.110 184.4 182.5 174.3 172.2 -5.3 -1.7 -1.0 -4.5 -1.2

Cereals

10

1.034 219.8 (r)207.6 206.0 211.9 -20.2 -3.5 -5.6 (r)-0.8 2.9

Wheat and meslin

1001

0.564 229.2 211.9 207.9 220.1 -16.3 -6.7 -7.5 -1.9 5.9

Corn (maize)

1005

0.314 197.4 191.0 193.2 191.3 -23.4 1.1 -3.2 1.2 -1.0

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

12

1.436 224.9 215.6 215.4 212.4 -26.7 1.4 -4.1 -0.1 -1.4

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

1201

1.074 234.4 221.3 227.3 223.6 -31.5 0.7 -5.6 2.7 -1.6

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

III

0.201 (r)103.7 (r)96.7 (r)96.2 93.3 -20.4 (r)-0.9 (r)-6.8 (r)-0.5 -3.0

Prepared foodstuffs, beverages,and tobacco

IV

2.996 (r)161.7 (r)161.0 (r)158.4 157.4 -7.5 (r)-0.5 (r)-0.4 (r)-1.6 -0.6

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

20

0.400 118.5 118.4 118.5 118.1 -0.8 0.9 -0.1 0.1 -0.3

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

22

0.509 110.2 110.3 110.2 110.5 -0.9 -0.5 0.1 -0.1 0.3

Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed

23

0.776 (r)240.9 (r)240.4 (r)234.6 236.2 -16.7 (r)-1.1 (r)-0.2 (r)-2.4 0.7

Mineral products

V

7.919 198.0 (r)203.4 211.3 199.4 -33.6 -16.2 (r)2.7 (r)3.9 -5.6

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

26

0.492 89.8 88.7 88.5 86.1 -6.0 -3.9 -1.2 -0.2 -2.7

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

27

7.238 189.9 (r)195.7 (r)204.1 191.8 -35.6 -17.3 (r)3.1 (r)4.3 -6.0

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

2701

0.643 98.7 96.2 96.2 95.1 -12.6 -1.1 -2.5 0.0 -1.1

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

2710

5.141 198.0 (r)212.1 (r)222.4 207.7 -38.7 -19.9 (r)7.1 (r)4.9 -6.6

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

2711

0.795 81.1 72.5 81.2 70.0 - -18.9 -10.6 12.0 -13.8

Products of the chemical or allied industries

VI

10.823 (r)144.8 (r)143.9 (r)143.5 143.1 -4.1 (r)-1.2 (r)-0.6 (r)-0.3 -0.3

Inorganic chemicals

28

0.888 (r)177.5 (r)182.1 (r)184.5 185.0 7.4 (r)2.4 (r)2.6 (r)1.3 0.3

Organic chemicals

29

2.910 (r)149.0 (r)146.9 (r)145.2 143.5 -11.5 (r)-3.9 (r)-1.4 (r)-1.2 -1.2

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

2933

0.448 93.9 92.0 91.7 92.5 6.1 9.8 -2.0 -0.3 0.9

Pharmaceutical products

30

2.551 113.5 111.4 110.9 110.3 -4.4 -1.0 -1.9 -0.4 -0.5

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

3002

0.810 97.2 96.7 96.7 96.3 - -2.8 -0.5 0.0 -0.4

Medicaments

3004

1.440 106.3 103.1 103.0 102.2 -7.3 -0.6 -3.0 -0.1 -0.8

Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery cosmetic or toilet preparations

33

0.784 136.3 135.9 136.2 136.4 2.3 2.5 -0.3 0.2 0.1

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

34

0.478 117.1 113.7 114.5 114.4 -4.5 -0.1 -2.9 0.7 -0.1

Miscellaneous chemical products

38

1.899 (r)152.1 (r)153.6 (r)153.3 154.7 -0.3 (r)-1.3 (r)1.0 (r)-0.2 0.9

Insecticides, rodenticides, fungicides, herbicides, etc. (Dec.2014=100)

3808

0.311 100.0 102.0 (r)108.4 107.8 - 0.0 2.0 (r)6.3 -0.6

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

3822

0.381 (r)161.2 (r)162.9 (r)162.9 161.8 -6.4 (r)-0.7 1.1 0.0 -0.7

Plastics and articles thereof; rubber and articles thereof

VII

5.177 (r)146.4 (r)144.5 (r)144.2 143.5 -4.8 -1.3 (r)-1.3 (r)-0.2 -0.5

Plastics and articles thereof

39

4.224 (r)141.7 (r)140.1 (r)139.8 139.0 -4.4 -1.5 (r)-1.1 (r)-0.2 -0.6

Polymers of ethylene, in primary forms

3901

0.546 244.8 241.5 (r)234.8 233.9 -8.6 -6.4 -1.3 (r)-2.8 -0.4

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

3926

0.426 100.2 100.2 100.2 100.4 - 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.2

Rubber and articles thereof

40

0.953 166.1 (r)162.8 (r)162.9 162.8 -6.3 -0.7 (r)-2.0 (r)0.1 -0.1

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

4011

0.382 96.7 (r)96.0 (r)95.5 95.3 -3.1 -0.5 (r)-0.7 (r)-0.5 -0.2

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

VIII

0.440 (r)150.1 (r)148.7 148.2 144.6 -8.8 (r)-1.8 (r)-0.9 -0.3 -2.4

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

41

0.273 (r)97.4 (r)96.5 (r)95.9 92.2 - (r)-2.6 (r)-0.9 (r)-0.6 -3.9

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

IX

0.622 (r)100.2 (r)99.4 (r)98.8 97.8 - (r)0.2 -0.8 -0.6 -1.0

Woodpulp, recovered paper, and paper products

X

2.212 124.9 123.4 (r)122.9 122.9 -2.1 -0.9 -1.2 (r)-0.4 0.0

Woodpulp and recovered paper

47

0.607 127.3 122.7 (r)121.7 122.1 -7.6 -1.9 -3.6 (r)-0.8 0.3

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

4703

0.328 121.8 120.8 (r)120.7 119.8 0.2 -1.3 -0.8 (r)-0.1 -0.7

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

48

1.197 124.0 123.7 123.3 123.6 0.2 -0.7 -0.2 -0.3 0.2

Printed material (Dec. 2014=100)

49

0.409 100.3 100.3 100.3 99.1 - 0.3 0.0 0.0 -1.2

Textile and textile articles

XI

1.775 124.2 (r)123.3 (r)122.6 123.1 -9.4 -0.6 (r)-0.7 (r)-0.6 0.4

Cotton, including yarns and woven fabrics thereof

52

0.451 122.0 119.8 (r)118.7 119.8 -23.5 -0.3 -1.8 (r)-0.9 0.9

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

5201

0.325 131.8 130.0 (r)130.2 134.0 -24.1 -0.2 -1.4 (r)0.2 2.9

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

XIII

0.816 122.4 122.6 (r)122.6 122.4 2.1 1.7 0.2 (r)0.0 -0.2

Glass and glassware

70

0.422 99.4 99.6 (r)99.6 99.3 1.0 0.5 0.2 (r)0.0 -0.3

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

XIV

4.779 236.3 240.7 236.9 236.1 -7.0 -0.2 1.9 -1.6 -0.3

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

7102

1.476 106.3 106.3 106.2 106.2 -3.6 0.0 0.0 -0.1 0.0

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

7108

1.926 438.0 455.8 433.9 436.7 -9.5 1.0 4.1 -4.8 0.6

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

7112

0.240 88.3 89.2 87.3 85.4 -12.9 -1.9 1.0 -2.1 -2.2

Base metals and articles of base metals

XV

5.212 157.8 (r)154.9 (r)154.3 153.7 -5.4 -1.3 (r)-1.8 (r)-0.4 -0.4

Iron and steel

72

1.236 178.4 (r)169.4 (r)167.4 164.5 -13.9 -0.3 (r)-5.0 (r)-1.2 -1.7

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

7326

0.302 100.0 100.0 100.0 99.9 - 0.0 0.0 0.0 -0.1

Copper and articles thereof

74

0.504 192.7 183.2 (r)187.2 192.4 -13.9 -4.5 -4.9 (r)2.2 2.8

Aluminum and articles thereof

76

0.888 120.7 119.5 (r)118.2 117.9 0.7 -3.2 -1.0 (r)-1.1 -0.3

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

7606

0.269 97.7 98.2 (r)96.7 97.0 0.2 -1.9 0.5 (r)-1.5 0.3

Miscellaneous articles of base metal

83

0.329 147.7 147.7 147.7 147.7 0.4 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0

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

XVI

28.875 97.5 97.6 (r)97.5 97.1 -0.3 0.2 0.1 (r)-0.1 -0.4

Machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof

84

17.363 113.6 114.0 (r)114.0 113.6 0.9 0.4 0.4 (r)0.0 -0.4

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

8407

0.431 101.4 101.4 (r)102.3 102.3 2.3 0.0 0.0 (r)0.9 0.0

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

8408

0.465 100.1 99.0 98.7 97.9 - 0.1 -1.1 -0.3 -0.8

Parts for spark-ignition and diesel internal combustion piston engines

8409

0.427 136.0 135.8 135.8 135.9 0.8 0.4 -0.1 0.0 0.1

Turbojets, turbopropellers and other gas turbines, and parts thereof

8411

3.003 176.2 (r)179.4 (r)179.5 179.5 6.3 0.7 (r)1.8 0.1 0.0

Pumps for liquids; liquid elevators; parts thereof

8413

0.722 (r)139.5 (r)139.5 (r)140.5 140.7 0.1 (r)-0.6 (r)0.0 0.7 0.1

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

8414

0.603 140.3 140.5 140.9 140.7 1.6 -0.1 0.1 0.3 -0.1

Centrifuges & filtering/purifying machinery and parts

8421

0.628 (r)125.1 125.2 125.2 125.4 0.0 (r)0.0 (r)0.1 0.0 0.2

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

8429

0.425 107.5 108.8 108.8 108.7 4.4 1.4 1.2 0.0 -0.1

Parts for materials handling & construc- tion machines

8431

0.857 169.8 170.0 170.5 172.7 1.4 -0.1 0.1 0.3 1.3

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

8443

0.464 (r)101.0 101.0 100.8 101.6 0.1 (r)0.0 (r)0.0 -0.2 0.8

Computer equipment

8471

1.817 46.4 (r)46.5 46.1 44.0 -9.5 0.0 (r)0.2 (r)-0.9 -4.6

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

8479

0.523 135.4 135.5 135.9 136.3 1.2 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.3

Taps, cocks, valves & similar appliances; parts thereof

8481

0.881 161.3 161.5 161.7 161.3 1.7 1.1 0.1 0.1 -0.2

Parts for transmitting power (Dec. 2012=100)

8483

0.415 104.4 104.4 104.7 104.6 3.8 0.1 0.0 0.3 -0.1

Electrical machinery and equipment and parts and accessories thereof

85

11.512 (r)80.0 79.9 (r)79.7 79.3 -2.0 (r)-0.1 (r)-0.1 (r)-0.3 -0.5

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

8517

2.086 65.6 (r)65.5 (r)65.1 65.0 -4.1 -0.2 (r)-0.2 (r)-0.6 -0.2

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

8536

0.659 113.6 113.7 (r)112.5 110.9 -4.1 -0.4 0.1 (r)-1.1 -1.4

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

8541

0.426 93.1 (r)91.5 (r)91.0 91.2 -6.9 -2.8 (r)-1.7 (r)-0.5 0.2

Electronic integrated circuits and micro assemblies; parts thereof

8542

2.412 59.0 (r)59.1 (r)59.1 58.6 -0.3 1.0 (r)0.2 0.0 -0.8

Vehicles, aircraft, vessels and associated transport equipment

XVII

14.414 130.4 (r)130.4 (r)130.5 130.7 0.7 0.2 (r)0.0 0.1 0.2

Motor vehicles and their parts

87

8.971 (r)115.1 (r)114.8 114.9 114.9 -0.1 (r)-0.1 -0.3 (r)0.1 0.0

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

8703

3.506 (r)110.6 (r)110.3 (r)110.4 110.4 -0.4 (r)-0.5 -0.3 (r)0.1 0.0

Motor vehicles for the transport of goods

8704

1.194 130.5 130.5 130.7 130.9 0.4 -0.1 0.0 0.2 0.2

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

8708

3.143 109.6 109.3 (r)109.3 109.3 -0.3 0.0 -0.3 (r)0.0 0.0

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

8716

0.299 100.6 100.6 100.6 101.0 0.6 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.4

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

8803

1.374 170.1 170.3 170.5 170.9 0.7 0.8 0.1 0.1 0.2

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

XVIII

6.143 107.5 107.4 (r)107.3 106.9 -0.7 -0.1 -0.1 (r)-0.1 -0.4

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

9018

1.794 (r)100.1 (r)99.6 (r)99.2 99.2 -2.3 (r)-0.7 (r)-0.5 (r)-0.4 0.0

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

9021

0.675 87.4 (r)86.8 (r)86.6 85.0 -6.1 -0.5 (r)-0.7 -0.2 -1.8

Instruments and apparatus for physical or chemical analysis

9027

0.614 (r)106.5 (r)106.3 (r)106.3 105.7 -0.4 0.9 (r)-0.2 (r)0.0 -0.6

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

9031

0.389 (r)117.0 (r)117.5 (r)117.7 117.9 3.7 (r)-0.7 (r)0.4 (r)0.2 0.2

Miscellaneous manufactured articles

XX

1.470 110.9 111.3 110.9 111.5 0.6 0.1 0.4 -0.4 0.5

Furniture; stuffed furnishings; lamps and lighting fittings nesoi;

94

0.832 122.7 123.3 (r)122.4 123.8 1.1 0.2 0.5 (r)-0.7 1.1

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

9401

0.332 101.7 101.4 102.9 103.1 2.6 0.2 -0.3 1.5 0.2

Toys, games and sports equipment; parts and accessories thereof

95

0.478 89.7 (r)89.9 (r)90.0 89.9 0.4 0.1 (r)0.2 (r)0.1 -0.1

Footnotes
(1) Relative importance figures are based on 2013 trade values.
(r) Revised

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

 

Last Modified Date: May 13, 2015