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

Live animals; animal products

I

1.793 187.6 (r)183.8 (r)183.1 180.8 -21.9 0.6 -2.0 (r)-0.4 -1.3

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

02

1.042 145.8 (r)141.6 (r)141.0 139.2 -25.0 1.1 (r)-2.9 (r)-0.4 -1.3

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

0203

0.282 (r)89.1 (r)86.1 (r)85.4 85.3 -16.7 (r)0.9 (r)-3.4 -0.8 -0.1

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

0207

0.223 69.4 66.2 (r)65.3 63.6 -44.9 -3.9 -4.6 (r)-1.4 -2.6

Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates

03

0.395 199.0 201.3 199.1 198.5 -6.2 0.0 1.2 -1.1 -0.3

Vegetable products

II

3.917 197.7 201.7 (r)200.1 196.2 -12.9 -2.6 2.0 (r)-0.8 -1.9

Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons

08

1.162 (r)170.6 174.6 (r)175.6 169.5 -9.6 (r)-1.2 (r)2.3 (r)0.6 -3.5

Cereals

10

1.008 181.6 195.9 193.3 185.4 -18.6 -1.3 7.9 -1.3 -4.1

Wheat and meslin

1001

0.529 173.1 190.5 187.5 178.5 -27.4 -1.9 10.1 -1.6 -4.8

Corn (maize)

1005

0.318 177.9 189.9 188.1 180.2 -7.7 -2.1 6.7 -0.9 -4.2

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

12

1.304 193.6 193.8 188.1 188.8 -14.9 -7.2 0.1 -2.9 0.4

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

1201

0.977 204.2 202.2 198.8 201.4 -13.5 -8.7 -1.0 -1.7 1.3

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

III

0.197 (r)92.3 (r)91.2 (r)90.9 91.3 -12.7 (r)-1.6 (r)-1.2 (r)-0.3 0.4

Prepared foodstuffs, beverages,and tobacco

IV

2.935 151.0 (r)149.7 (r)149.3 148.9 -8.4 -1.3 (r)-0.9 (r)-0.3 -0.3

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

20

0.415 118.3 118.2 118.3 118.4 0.8 0.1 -0.1 0.1 0.1

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

22

0.518 108.3 (r)108.3 (r)107.9 107.2 -3.2 -1.7 (r)0.0 (r)-0.4 -0.6

Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed

23

0.692 210.7 203.5 (r)201.2 199.8 -17.9 -3.6 -3.4 -1.1 -0.7

Mineral products

V

6.626 (r)181.0 (r)177.0 (r)170.1 155.8 -34.0 -4.7 -2.2 (r)-3.9 -8.4

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

26

0.416 76.4 73.5 72.1 70.2 -24.8 -2.4 -3.8 -1.9 -2.6

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

27

6.026 174.3 170.5 (r)163.4 148.7 -35.3 -5.0 -2.2 (r)-4.2 -9.0

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

2701

0.589 85.2 84.9 84.7 81.2 -18.6 -2.3 -0.4 -0.2 -4.1

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

2710

4.277 185.7 184.1 (r)177.9 157.2 -36.4 -5.7 -0.9 (r)-3.4 -11.6

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

2711

0.542 70.5 62.0 53.2 55.8 -44.2 -4.0 -12.1 -14.2 4.9

Products of the chemical or allied industries

VI

10.944 (r)140.7 (r)140.3 (r)139.6 138.7 -5.4 -0.8 -0.3 (r)-0.5 -0.6

Inorganic chemicals

28

0.916 184.1 (r)183.4 (r)183.0 183.4 5.8 -0.3 (r)-0.4 (r)-0.2 0.2

Organic chemicals

29

2.839 (r)138.7 (r)137.5 (r)136.3 135.7 -12.5 (r)-3.1 (r)-0.9 (r)-0.9 -0.4

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

2933

0.473 89.1 89.7 90.2 90.2 5.5 -1.3 0.7 0.6 0.0

Pharmaceutical products

30

2.639 110.4 110.1 110.3 109.2 -4.8 -0.4 -0.3 0.2 -1.0

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

3002

0.828 95.0 94.9 95.0 93.1 -6.9 -0.5 -0.1 0.1 -2.0

Medicaments

3004

1.495 102.9 102.5 (r)102.8 102.1 -4.5 -0.4 -0.4 (r)0.3 -0.7

Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery cosmetic or toilet preparations

33

0.810 135.6 135.4 135.5 135.5 1.9 -0.5 -0.1 0.1 0.0

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

34

0.490 113.0 112.4 112.7 112.2 -4.3 0.3 -0.5 0.3 -0.4

Miscellaneous chemical products

38

1.939 151.5 151.7 (r)150.6 148.6 -3.6 1.8 0.1 (r)-0.7 -1.3

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

3808

0.323 108.2 108.2 108.2 108.2 8.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

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

3822

0.394 162.2 162.1 162.1 162.1 -0.1 0.1 -0.1 0.0 0.0

Plastics and articles thereof; rubber and articles thereof

VII

5.115 (r)140.9 (r)139.1 (r)137.1 135.9 -8.4 (r)-0.1 -1.3 (r)-1.4 -0.9

Plastics and articles thereof

39

4.165 136.7 134.8 (r)132.6 131.3 -8.7 -0.1 -1.4 (r)-1.6 -1.0

Polymers of ethylene, in primary forms

3901

0.479 226.3 211.2 (r)198.4 194.1 -25.8 2.0 -6.7 (r)-6.1 -2.2

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

3926

0.442 99.8 99.8 100.1 100.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.0

Rubber and articles thereof

40

0.950 (r)157.9 (r)156.9 (r)156.1 155.0 -7.4 (r)-0.7 (r)-0.6 (r)-0.5 -0.7

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

4011

0.374 (r)91.2 (r)89.9 (r)90.0 89.4 -8.0 (r)-0.2 (r)-1.4 (r)0.1 -0.7

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

VIII

0.369 (r)128.5 (r)124.8 (r)119.3 119.3 -22.0 (r)0.6 (r)-2.9 (r)-4.4 0.0

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

41

0.204 (r)76.7 (r)73.0 (r)68.8 68.8 -31.2 (r)1.7 (r)-4.8 (r)-5.8 0.0

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

IX

0.625 93.9 (r)94.5 (r)95.5 96.5 -3.5 -0.9 (r)0.6 1.1 1.0

Woodpulp, recovered paper, and paper products

X

2.295 (r)123.5 123.5 122.6 122.0 -3.2 (r)0.9 (r)0.0 -0.7 -0.5

Woodpulp and recovered paper

47

0.637 126.9 126.5 (r)122.9 121.5 -6.3 3.3 -0.3 -2.8 -1.1

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

4703

0.341 125.3 125.1 (r)120.8 122.0 -1.1 7.4 -0.2 (r)-3.4 1.0

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

48

1.238 122.4 122.4 122.6 121.6 -2.6 -0.1 0.0 0.2 -0.8

Printed material (Dec. 2014=100)

49

0.420 (r)98.5 (r)99.1 (r)99.2 100.4 0.4 (r)0.1 (r)0.6 (r)0.1 1.2

Textile and textile articles

XI

1.808 121.9 (r)121.0 (r)120.1 120.5 -3.5 -0.6 (r)-0.7 -0.7 0.3

Cotton, including yarns and woven fabrics thereof

52

0.460 119.1 (r)117.6 (r)116.2 115.9 -5.3 -1.3 (r)-1.3 (r)-1.2 -0.3

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

5201

0.337 133.0 (r)130.6 (r)129.2 129.6 -1.9 -2.0 (r)-1.8 (r)-1.1 0.3

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

XIII

0.848 (r)122.2 (r)122.3 (r)122.5 122.6 1.9 (r)0.0 0.1 (r)0.2 0.1

Glass and glassware

70

0.437 (r)99.0 (r)99.1 (r)99.2 99.4 0.5 (r)0.1 (r)0.1 (r)0.1 0.2

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

XIV

4.694 226.0 226.8 223.7 218.2 -7.9 1.3 0.4 -1.4 -2.5

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

7102

1.533 106.0 106.0 106.0 106.0 -0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

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

7108

1.859 409.0 414.2 402.6 384.7 -11.3 3.7 1.3 -2.8 -4.4

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

7112

0.203 74.6 76.2 70.9 67.5 -25.0 1.4 2.1 -7.0 -4.8

Base metals and articles of base metals

XV

5.044 (r)146.8 145.8 (r)143.6 141.7 -11.3 (r)-0.7 (r)-0.7 (r)-1.5 -1.3

Iron and steel

72

1.085 150.3 147.5 (r)141.4 137.4 -23.2 -1.4 -1.9 (r)-4.1 -2.8

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

7326

0.313 99.8 99.8 99.8 99.8 -0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Copper and articles thereof

74

0.452 167.5 167.0 (r)161.3 150.2 -25.6 -0.8 -0.3 -3.4 -6.9

Aluminum and articles thereof

76

0.809 107.2 106.5 (r)103.6 103.6 -16.9 -2.8 -0.7 (r)-2.7 0.0

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

7606

0.262 89.3 91.2 90.7 92.0 -7.6 -2.7 2.1 -0.5 1.4

Miscellaneous articles of base metal

83

0.344 148.6 148.6 148.6 148.3 0.8 0.1 0.0 0.0 -0.2

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

XVI

29.694 (r)96.7 (r)96.6 (r)96.5 96.3 -1.0 (r)-0.1 -0.1 -0.1 -0.2

Machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof

84

17.920 113.2 113.2 (r)113.1 112.9 -0.3 0.0 0.0 (r)-0.1 -0.2

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

8407

0.442 100.4 100.4 100.4 100.4 -1.0 1.4 0.0 0.0 0.0

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

8408

0.485 98.2 98.3 98.3 97.6 -2.4 0.1 0.1 0.0 -0.7

Parts for spark-ignition and diesel internal combustion piston engines

8409

0.446 135.6 135.5 135.5 135.6 0.1 0.0 -0.1 0.0 0.1

Turbojets, turbopropellers and other gas turbines, and parts thereof

8411

3.167 180.6 180.9 181.0 181.0 3.4 -0.2 0.2 0.1 0.0

Pumps for liquids; liquid elevators; parts thereof

8413

0.760 141.6 141.4 141.5 141.9 1.1 0.1 -0.1 0.1 0.3

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

8414

0.627 140.0 141.3 (r)139.8 139.5 -0.7 0.7 0.9 -1.1 -0.2

Centrifuges & filtering/purifying machinery and parts

8421

0.662 (r)125.9 (r)126.3 (r)126.1 125.9 0.6 (r)-0.1 (r)0.3 (r)-0.2 -0.2

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

8429

0.443 108.1 (r)108.2 108.6 108.5 2.4 -0.1 (r)0.1 (r)0.4 -0.1

Parts for materials handling & construc- tion machines

8431

0.897 171.0 170.3 170.5 170.4 0.2 -0.1 -0.4 0.1 -0.1

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

8443

0.472 97.0 98.4 98.2 97.6 -3.4 -0.8 1.4 -0.2 -0.6

Computer equipment

8471

1.780 (r)43.5 (r)43.4 (r)43.1 42.7 -8.0 (r)0.0 (r)-0.2 -0.7 -0.9

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

8479

0.548 136.1 136.1 136.1 136.1 0.7 -0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0

Taps, cocks, valves & similar appliances; parts thereof

8481

0.921 161.4 161.5 (r)161.7 161.8 1.4 0.0 0.1 (r)0.1 0.1

Parts for transmitting power (Dec. 2012=100)

8483

0.438 104.9 105.7 105.7 105.7 1.3 0.3 0.8 0.0 0.0

Electrical machinery and equipment and parts and accessories thereof

85

11.774 78.7 78.5 (r)78.4 78.3 -2.2 -0.4 -0.3 (r)-0.1 -0.1

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

8517

2.160 64.8 64.7 (r)64.2 64.2 -2.3 -0.3 -0.2 (r)-0.8 0.0

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

8536

0.695 (r)111.9 (r)112.2 (r)113.0 113.5 -0.4 (r)0.9 (r)0.3 (r)0.7 0.4

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

8541

0.460 93.0 (r)93.2 (r)93.4 93.2 -2.7 -0.1 (r)0.2 (r)0.2 -0.2

Electronic integrated circuits and micro assemblies; parts thereof

8542

2.484 58.5 57.9 58.0 57.8 -1.0 0.2 -1.0 0.2 -0.3

Vehicles, aircraft, vessels and associated transport equipment

XVII

15.044 131.2 131.1 (r)131.0 131.0 0.6 0.1 -0.1 (r)-0.1 0.0

Motor vehicles and their parts

87

9.333 115.0 115.0 115.0 114.9 -0.3 -0.1 0.0 0.0 -0.1

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

8703

3.628 110.3 110.4 110.1 110.2 -0.8 0.0 0.1 -0.3 0.1

Motor vehicles for the transport of goods

8704

1.248 (r)131.0 (r)131.7 (r)131.7 131.4 0.6 (r)-0.1 (r)0.5 (r)0.0 -0.2

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

8708

3.247 109.3 108.9 108.8 108.7 -0.8 0.0 -0.4 -0.1 -0.1

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

8716

0.313 101.3 101.5 101.4 101.7 1.2 0.0 0.2 -0.1 0.3

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

8803

1.467 (r)175.3 174.9 (r)175.1 175.1 3.8 (r)1.4 (r)-0.2 (r)0.1 0.0

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

XVIII

6.389 107.3 (r)107.3 107.3 107.0 -0.6 -0.1 (r)0.0 (r)0.0 -0.3

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

9018

1.836 (r)97.9 (r)97.2 (r)97.4 97.1 -3.7 (r)-0.4 -0.7 0.2 -0.3

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

9021

0.733 89.8 90.0 90.1 89.2 1.6 -0.3 0.2 0.1 -1.0

Instruments and apparatus for physical or chemical analysis

9027

0.638 106.0 (r)106.1 (r)105.9 105.8 0.2 0.6 (r)0.1 -0.2 -0.1

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

9031

0.406 117.9 117.9 117.9 117.9 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Miscellaneous manufactured articles

XX

1.528 111.1 111.6 110.9 111.1 0.3 0.4 0.5 -0.6 0.2

Furniture; stuffed furnishings; lamps and lighting fittings nesoi;

94

0.875 123.9 124.6 123.9 124.2 1.4 0.2 0.6 -0.6 0.2

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

9401

0.352 104.6 104.7 (r)105.0 105.1 3.5 0.1 0.1 (r)0.3 0.1

Toys, games and sports equipment; parts and accessories thereof

95

0.495 89.5 89.8 89.8 90.1 0.6 0.0 0.3 0.0 0.3

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

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

 

Last Modified Date: January 14, 2016