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: March 2017 to March 2018 [2000=100, unless otherwise noted]
Description End
Use
Relative
import-
ance
Feb.
2018(1)
Index Percent change
Feb.
2018
Mar.
2018
Annual Monthly
Mar.
2017
to
Mar.
2018
Nov.
2017
to
Dec.
2017
Dec.
2017
to
Jan.
2018
Jan.
2018
to
Feb.
2018
Feb.
2018
to
Mar.
2018

All commodities

  100.000 125.9 126.3 3.4 0.1 0.7 0.2 0.3

Agricultural commodities

  9.926 179.5 185.6 3.0 -0.3 0.0 0.6 3.4

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

  81.173 101.0 101.3 2.4 0.1 0.5 0.4 0.3

Nonagricultural commodities

  90.074 121.8 121.7 3.4 0.0 0.9 0.2 -0.1

Foods, feeds, & beverages

0

9.285 181.2 187.2 2.9 -0.5 -0.2 0.6 3.3

Agricultural foods, feeds & beverages, excluding distilled beverages

00

8.651 179.6 185.5 2.2 -0.6 -0.3 0.5 3.3

Nonagricultural foods (fish, distilled beverages)

01

0.634 212.7 221.2 11.9 0.4 1.6 2.2 4.0

Industrial supplies & materials

1

31.360 158.1 157.5 7.1 0.0 2.0 0.3 -0.4

Industrial supplies & materials, durable

  10.524 166.5 167.2 5.0 -0.1 1.5 1.2 0.4

Industrial supplies & materials, nondurable

  20.836 154.4 153.3 8.4 -0.1 2.3 -0.3 -0.7

Agricultural industrial supplies & materials

10

1.275 185.4 192.4 8.3 1.1 2.5 1.1 3.8

Nonagricultural industrial supplies & materials

  30.084 157.2 156.4 7.1 -0.1 2.0 0.2 -0.5

Fuels & lubricants

11

9.543 188.6 183.0 13.9 -0.4 4.2 -2.0 -3.0

Nonagricultural supplies & materials excluding fuels & building materials

12

19.524 158.9 159.9 4.8 0.0 1.1 1.3 0.6

Selected building materials

13

1.017 122.7 123.1 3.4 -0.2 -1.8 1.0 0.3

Capital goods

2

36.569 109.0 109.1 1.5 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1

Electrical generating equipment

20

3.854 114.9 115.3 2.3 0.3 -0.5 -0.4 0.3

Nonelectrical machinery

21

23.638 94.6 94.7 1.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1

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

22

9.076 173.6 173.8 2.5 0.3 0.5 0.3 0.1

Automotive vehicles, parts & engines

3

10.136 113.8 113.9 0.7 -0.1 0.4 0.2 0.1

Consumer goods, excluding automotives

4

12.651 110.4 110.4 2.3 0.2 0.5 0.4 0.0

Nondurables, manufactured

40

6.184 107.5 107.7 4.2 0.4 1.1 0.5 0.2

Durables, manufactured

41

5.022 107.7 107.6 0.7 0.0 -0.1 0.1 -0.1

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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