Table 2 U.S. Export Price Indexes, by End Use

Table 2. U.S. export price indexes and percent changes for selected categories of goods: April 2017 to April 2018 [2000=100, unless otherwise noted]
Description End
Use
Relative
import-
ance
Mar.
2018(1)
Index Percent change
Mar.
2018
Apr.
2018
Annual Monthly
Apr.
2017
to
Apr.
2018
Dec.
2017
to
Jan.
2018
Jan.
2018
to
Feb.
2018
Feb.
2018
to
Mar.
2018
Mar.
2018
to
Apr.
2018

All commodities

  100.000 126.3 127.0 3.8 0.7 0.2 0.3 0.6

Agricultural commodities

  10.209 185.2 182.9 1.4 0.0 0.6 3.2 -1.2

All exports excluding food and fuels (Dec. 2010=100)

  81.102 101.3 101.6 2.8 0.4 0.5 0.3 0.3

Nonagricultural commodities

  89.791 121.8 122.7 4.0 0.8 0.2 0.0 0.7

Foods, feeds, & beverages

0

9.564 187.2 184.7 0.9 -0.2 0.6 3.3 -1.3

Agricultural foods, feeds & beverages, excluding distilled beverages

00

8.907 185.5 182.6 0.3 -0.3 0.5 3.3 -1.6

Nonagricultural foods (fish, distilled beverages)

01

0.657 221.2 224.8 9.5 1.6 2.2 4.0 1.6

Industrial supplies & materials

1

31.253 158.0 160.4 8.7 2.0 0.3 -0.1 1.5

Industrial supplies & materials, durable

  10.544 167.3 168.4 5.9 1.5 1.2 0.5 0.7

Industrial supplies & materials, nondurable

  20.708 153.9 156.9 10.3 2.2 -0.2 -0.3 1.9

Agricultural industrial supplies & materials

10

1.302 189.9 191.5 9.1 2.2 1.0 2.8 0.8

Nonagricultural industrial supplies & materials

  29.951 157.0 159.4 8.7 2.0 0.2 -0.1 1.5

Fuels & lubricants

11

9.334 185.1 192.5 15.8 4.2 -1.9 -1.9 4.0

Nonagricultural supplies & materials excluding fuels & building materials

12

19.599 160.0 160.6 6.1 1.1 1.3 0.7 0.4

Selected building materials

13

1.018 123.1 123.8 3.4 -1.8 1.0 0.3 0.6

Capital goods

2

36.508 109.2 109.6 2.0 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.4

Electrical generating equipment

20

3.853 115.3 115.7 2.6 -0.5 -0.4 0.3 0.3

Nonelectrical machinery

21

23.592 94.7 95.2 1.6 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.5

Transportation equipment excluding motor vehicles (Dec. 2001=100)

22

9.063 173.9 174.3 2.7 0.6 0.4 -0.1 0.2

Automotive vehicles, parts & engines

3

10.120 114.0 114.1 0.7 0.4 0.3 0.0 0.1

Consumer goods, excluding automotives

4

12.555 109.9 109.9 1.6 0.0 0.3 0.1 0.0

Nondurables, manufactured

40

6.120 106.7 107.0 2.8 0.2 0.5 0.2 0.3

Durables, manufactured

41

4.997 107.5 107.3 0.5 -0.1 0.1 -0.2 -0.2

Footnotes
(1) Relative importance figures are based on 2016 trade values.

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

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