Table 6. U.S. export price indexes and percent changes for selected categories of goods: September 2013 to September 2014
[2000=100, unless otherwise noted]
Description Harmo-
nized
system
Relative
import-
ance
Aug.
2014(1)
Index Percent change
June
2014
July
2014
Aug.
2014
Sept.
2014
Annual Monthly
Sept.
2013
to
Sept.
2014
May
2014
to
June
2014
June
2014
to
July
2014
July
2014
to
Aug.
2014
Aug.
2014
to
Sept.
2014

Live animals; animal products

I

2.301 242.3 251.9 (r)253.3 254.2 15.7 -1.2 4.0 (r)0.6 0.4

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

02

1.391 189.0 199.1 (r)200.2 194.9 16.0 1.2 5.3 (r)0.6 -2.6

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

0203

0.432 122.3 128.6 132.5 118.0 13.1 -0.5 5.2 3.0 -10.9

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

0207

0.398 122.3 125.7 127.0 124.9 12.0 3.8 2.8 1.0 -1.7

Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates

03

0.372 200.2 206.8 212.1 213.8 10.0 -1.6 3.3 2.6 0.8

Vegetable products

II

4.300 252.6 242.7 229.0 226.8 -9.2 -2.9 -3.9 -5.6 -1.0

Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons

08

1.054 173.9 167.9 163.6 174.6 10.5 -4.8 -3.5 -2.6 6.7

Cereals

10

1.029 246.5 237.0 225.7 219.6 -16.8 -8.7 -3.9 -4.8 -2.7

Wheat and meslin

1001

0.468 243.0 239.8 230.7 228.4 -9.0 -11.5 -1.3 -3.8 -1.0

Corn (maize)

1005

0.390 227.9 210.7 197.1 189.2 -26.7 -8.3 -7.5 -6.5 -4.0

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

12

1.789 293.9 280.5 258.3 245.5 -12.9 1.1 -4.6 -7.9 -5.0

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

1201

1.441 331.0 308.9 281.7 262.5 -17.4 0.9 -6.7 -8.8 -6.8

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

III

0.247 116.2 114.7 (r)112.4 107.3 -12.3 -1.0 -1.3 (r)-2.0 -4.5

Prepared foodstuffs, beverages,and tobacco

IV

2.864 169.5 167.2 (r)163.9 164.0 -1.8 -0.2 -1.4 -2.0 0.1

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

20

0.351 119.0 118.1 118.1 117.7 4.3 0.0 -0.8 0.0 -0.3

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

22

0.485 110.7 110.8 (r)110.9 110.7 -2.1 -0.8 0.1 (r)0.1 -0.2

Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed

23

0.670 279.5 264.3 244.0 245.5 -9.0 -0.8 -5.4 -7.7 0.6

Mineral products

V

9.352 295.9 (r)296.8 (r)289.1 287.6 -5.7 -1.7 0.3 (r)-2.6 -0.5

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

26

0.464 95.0 96.6 99.2 98.9 9.8 1.6 1.7 2.7 -0.3

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

27

8.705 292.7 293.5 (r)284.9 283.4 -6.6 -1.9 0.3 (r)-2.9 -0.5

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

2701

0.696 104.6 102.0 101.9 101.3 -11.3 -0.7 -2.5 -0.1 -0.6

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

2710

6.706 333.6 337.7 328.0 326.3 -7.3 -2.1 1.2 -2.9 -0.5

Products of the chemical or allied industries

VI

10.910 149.7 (r)150.6 (r)150.5 150.1 -1.6 0.5 (r)0.6 (r)-0.1 -0.3

Inorganic chemicals

28

0.875 171.7 170.7 170.7 171.8 -4.8 -0.8 -0.6 0.0 0.6

Organic chemicals

29

3.252 163.0 (r)169.6 (r)169.4 167.7 1.3 0.3 (r)4.0 (r)-0.1 -1.0

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

2933

0.407 85.6 87.0 87.3 87.4 1.6 -0.8 1.6 0.3 0.1

Pharmaceutical products

30

2.594 115.8 116.0 (r)116.0 115.5 -4.1 0.3 0.2 (r)0.0 -0.4

Medicaments

3004

1.620 110.5 110.8 (r)110.8 110.0 -4.3 0.3 0.3 (r)0.0 -0.7

Fertilizers (Dec. 2012=100)

31

0.311 (r)84.7 (r)85.9 (r)86.5 86.4 -1.9 (r)-0.5 (r)1.4 (r)0.7 -0.1

Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery cosmetic or toilet preparations

33

0.710 133.4 133.6 133.6 133.1 -1.5 -0.1 0.1 0.0 -0.4

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

34

0.450 120.6 (r)116.2 (r)116.4 116.1 -4.0 0.4 (r)-3.6 (r)0.2 -0.3

Miscellaneous chemical products

38

1.745 157.0 152.9 (r)152.0 153.4 -0.7 2.3 -2.6 (r)-0.6 0.9

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

3822

0.358 162.1 162.0 162.0 161.9 -2.2 -6.1 -0.1 0.0 -0.1

Plastics and articles thereof; rubber and articles thereof

VII

5.245 150.5 150.3 (r)151.3 151.1 1.4 -0.1 -0.1 (r)0.7 -0.1

Plastics and articles thereof

39

4.263 145.2 145.2 (r)146.1 146.2 2.0 -0.1 0.0 (r)0.6 0.1

Polymers of ethylene, in primary forms

3901

0.587 260.4 259.5 (r)265.3 267.1 7.7 0.4 -0.3 (r)2.2 0.7

Rubber and articles thereof

40

0.982 173.4 172.1 173.1 171.8 -1.4 -0.2 -0.7 0.6 -0.8

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

4011

0.408 98.5 97.9 (r)99.7 99.2 - 0.2 -0.6 (r)1.8 -0.5

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

VIII

0.462 (r)159.2 (r)161.5 (r)163.1 164.8 16.1 (r)0.3 (r)1.4 (r)1.0 1.0

Woodpulp, recovered paper, and paper products

X

2.315 123.8 125.4 126.4 124.9 2.0 -1.0 1.3 0.8 -1.2

Woodpulp and recovered paper

47

0.698 126.8 (r)130.1 131.9 129.8 2.9 -2.8 (r)2.6 (r)1.4 -1.6

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

4703

0.333 118.5 (r)119.3 (r)122.2 122.2 7.3 -0.5 (r)0.7 (r)2.4 0.0

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

48

1.190 123.4 124.7 125.5 123.9 2.4 -0.1 1.1 0.6 -1.3

Textile and textile articles

XI

1.861 (r)132.5 (r)131.3 (r)129.6 128.8 -2.7 (r)-2.1 (r)-0.9 (r)-1.3 -0.6

Cotton, including yarns and woven fabrics thereof

52

0.550 (r)144.9 (r)140.2 (r)134.6 131.4 -11.9 (r)-6.6 (r)-3.2 (r)-4.0 -2.4

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

5201

0.403 (r)159.5 (r)152.7 (r)144.7 140.0 -15.6 (r)-8.3 (r)-4.3 (r)-5.2 -3.2

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

XIII

0.747 120.2 120.2 (r)120.1 120.1 1.5 0.0 0.0 (r)-0.1 0.0

Glass and glassware

70

0.383 98.7 98.7 (r)98.6 98.6 1.1 -0.1 0.0 (r)-0.1 0.0

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

XIV

4.479 (r)245.7 (r)252.3 (r)251.3 248.1 -0.1 (r)-2.0 (r)2.7 -0.4 -1.3

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

7102

1.283 (r)109.5 (r)109.4 (r)109.7 109.7 - (r)-0.6 -0.1 (r)0.3 0.0

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

7108

1.833 450.9 477.7 469.8 458.1 -6.1 -3.9 5.9 -1.7 -2.5

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

7112

0.313 94.8 99.5 (r)98.1 96.5 -4.7 -1.6 5.0 (r)-1.4 -1.6

Base metals and articles of base metals

XV

5.352 163.2 (r)164.8 (r)165.0 164.3 0.1 -0.1 1.0 (r)0.1 -0.4

Iron and steel

72

1.432 (r)191.8 (r)190.2 (r)191.5 189.1 3.0 -0.7 -0.8 (r)0.7 -1.3

Copper and articles thereof

74

0.608 225.0 231.9 (r)229.7 226.5 -3.6 0.5 3.1 -0.9 -1.4

Aluminum and articles thereof

76

0.877 119.8 124.0 126.1 126.0 3.9 0.3 3.5 1.7 -0.1

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

7606

0.256 96.6 98.0 98.4 99.1 -0.6 -0.8 1.4 0.4 0.7

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

82

0.401 138.6 (r)139.4 (r)138.0 136.3 2.5 -0.1 (r)0.6 (r)-1.0 -1.2

Miscellaneous articles of base metal

83

0.313 147.1 147.1 147.1 147.1 -0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

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

XVI

27.888 97.6 97.3 (r)97.3 97.3 0.2 0.0 -0.3 (r)0.0 0.0

Machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof

84

16.855 112.9 112.7 112.6 112.7 1.1 -0.1 -0.2 -0.1 0.1

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

8407

0.423 101.7 101.7 101.8 101.2 - 1.7 0.0 0.1 -0.6

Parts for spark-ignition and diesel internal combustion piston engines

8409

0.445 135.4 135.7 135.7 135.6 1.7 0.2 0.2 0.0 -0.1

Turbojets, turbopropellers and other gas turbines, and parts thereof

8411

2.754 169.9 169.9 169.9 169.8 4.8 -0.3 0.0 0.0 -0.1

Pumps for liquids; liquid elevators; parts thereof

8413

0.701 140.9 140.8 141.1 140.7 1.8 0.0 -0.1 0.2 -0.3

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

8414

0.569 139.1 139.3 139.8 140.4 1.3 0.3 0.1 0.4 0.4

Centrifuges & filtering/purifying machinery and parts

8421

0.578 125.6 125.5 125.6 125.6 -0.1 0.0 -0.1 0.1 0.0

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

8429

0.533 104.6 104.6 104.6 104.6 1.9 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0

Parts for materials handling & construc- tion machines

8431

0.956 171.5 171.4 171.4 171.4 -2.7 0.1 -0.1 0.0 0.0

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

8443

0.475 101.8 102.0 101.1 102.1 - 0.3 0.2 -0.9 1.0

Computer equipment

8471

1.810 (r)48.4 (r)47.4 (r)46.9 47.0 -3.1 (r)-0.6 (r)-2.1 (r)-1.1 0.2

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

8479

0.469 134.9 (r)135.2 (r)135.2 135.1 0.4 0.1 (r)0.2 (r)0.0 -0.1

Taps, cocks, valves & similar appliances; parts thereof

8481

0.793 159.0 158.9 159.2 158.8 1.5 0.0 -0.1 0.2 -0.3

Parts for transmitting power (Dec. 2012=100)

8483

0.385 100.8 100.7 100.7 100.7 0.5 0.0 -0.1 0.0 0.0

Electrical machinery and equipment and parts and accessories thereof

85

11.033 (r)81.0 (r)80.6 (r)80.7 80.7 -1.1 (r)0.0 -0.5 0.1 0.0

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

8517

1.794 67.3 (r)67.2 67.2 67.1 -2.0 -0.1 (r)-0.1 (r)0.0 -0.1

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

8536

0.655 (r)117.6 (r)117.9 (r)117.9 117.8 2.3 (r)0.5 0.3 0.0 -0.1

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

8541

0.423 96.6 93.2 93.2 93.2 - -0.1 -3.5 0.0 0.0

Electronic integrated circuits and micro assemblies; parts thereof

8542

2.352 59.2 (r)58.6 58.8 58.5 -3.6 0.2 (r)-1.0 (r)0.3 -0.5

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

8543

0.328 100.9 101.1 101.2 101.0 0.3 0.1 0.2 0.1 -0.2

Vehicles, aircraft, vessels and associated transport equipment

XVII

13.516 130.0 (r)130.1 (r)130.0 130.0 1.3 0.1 (r)0.1 -0.1 0.0

Motor vehicles and their parts

87

8.794 115.2 115.3 (r)115.1 115.1 1.1 0.1 0.1 (r)-0.2 0.0

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

8703

3.250 (r)111.0 (r)111.2 (r)110.7 110.8 0.8 (r)0.1 (r)0.2 (r)-0.4 0.1

Motor vehicles for the transport of goods

8704

1.338 130.4 130.6 130.6 130.5 3.0 -0.2 0.2 0.0 -0.1

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

8708

3.027 109.8 109.8 (r)109.9 109.7 0.5 0.1 0.0 (r)0.1 -0.2

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

8716

0.273 100.4 100.5 100.5 100.5 - -0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0

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

8803

1.346 169.8 168.1 (r)168.3 168.3 1.9 0.1 -1.0 (r)0.1 0.0

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

XVIII

6.050 107.7 (r)107.6 (r)108.0 108.1 0.9 0.0 (r)-0.1 0.4 0.1

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

9018

1.780 101.3 101.6 (r)101.6 101.6 0.5 0.3 0.3 (r)0.0 0.0

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

9021

0.623 90.4 87.8 88.2 88.0 -2.2 -0.1 -2.9 0.5 -0.2

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

9022

0.309 102.2 102.1 102.0 101.8 -2.3 -0.1 -0.1 -0.1 -0.2

Instruments and apparatus for physical or chemical analysis

9027

0.597 105.8 105.6 105.1 106.2 0.8 -0.2 -0.2 -0.5 1.0

Oscilloscopes, spectrum analyzers etc., and parts

9030

0.442 124.7 (r)124.5 (r)124.1 123.9 1.0 0.0 (r)-0.2 (r)-0.3 -0.2

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

9031

0.399 113.3 113.3 119.1 119.1 4.8 0.0 0.0 5.1 0.0

Miscellaneous manufactured articles

XX

1.427 110.5 110.5 111.0 110.6 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.5 -0.4

Furniture; stuffed furnishings; lamps and lighting fittings nesoi;

94

0.795 121.8 121.8 123.0 122.1 0.5 0.1 0.0 1.0 -0.7

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

9401

0.300 100.4 100.4 100.7 100.5 0.1 -0.1 0.0 0.3 -0.2

Toys, games and sports equipment; parts and accessories thereof

95

0.479 89.5 89.5 89.5 89.5 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 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: October 10, 2014