Table 6 U.S. Export Price Indexes, by Harmonized System

Table 6. U.S. export price indexes and percent changes for selected categories of goods: December 2015 to December 2016 [2000=100, unless otherwise noted]
Description Harmo-
nized
system
Relative
import-
ance
Nov.
2016(1)
Index Percent change
Nov.
2016
Dec.
2016
Annual Monthly
Dec.
2015
to
Dec.
2016
Aug.
2016
to
Sept.
2016
Sept.
2016
to
Oct.
2016
Oct.
2016
to
Nov.
2016
Nov.
2016
to
Dec.
2016

Live animals; animal products

I

1.779 192.1 193.0 6.0 1.5 0.4 0.1 0.5

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

02

1.026 147.8 149.6 7.6 -0.9 0.3 0.6 1.2

Vegetable products

II

4.298 194.1 191.9 -2.3 -1.7 1.3 2.1 -1.1

Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons

08

0.912 151.6 145.8 -14.3 -2.1 7.0 -0.2 -3.8

Cereals

10

1.202 170.9 167.8 -9.5 -3.7 2.8 1.2 -1.8

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

12

1.613 199.8 207.1 9.7 -2.0 -2.8 0.4 3.7

Prepared foodstuffs, beverages,and tobacco

IV

2.937 147.9 147.6 -0.6 -1.0 -0.4 -0.4 -0.2

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

20

0.370 116.7 116.8 -1.8 0.0 -0.9 0.2 0.1

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

22

0.554 112.4 112.3 5.8 0.4 1.1 0.5 -0.1

Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed

23

0.659 200.0 203.0 2.0 -3.4 -1.0 -2.8 1.5

Mineral products

V

7.196 177.5 195.8 26.6 6.0 4.5 -1.2 10.3

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

26

0.542 85.8 89.8 27.7 3.4 0.5 5.1 4.7

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

27

6.453 169.0 187.7 27.4 6.4 5.0 -1.8 11.1

Products of the chemical or allied industries

VI

10.723 136.1 136.2 -1.7 0.0 -0.1 0.1 0.1

Inorganic chemicals

28

0.921 176.1 179.1 -2.6 -0.9 1.3 0.6 1.7

Organic chemicals

29

2.477 134.1 133.7 -0.7 0.2 0.3 0.9 -0.3

Pharmaceutical products

30

2.937 108.1 106.9 -2.1 0.4 -0.2 -0.6 -1.1

Tanning or dyeing extracts, dyes, paints varnish, putty, & inks (Dec. 2015=100)

32

0.537 97.5 97.9 -2.1 -0.2 -0.2 0.0 0.4

Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery cosmetic or toilet preparations

33

0.808 131.1 131.0 -3.3 0.0 -2.6 0.0 -0.1

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

34

0.514 116.2 116.0 3.3 0.1 0.4 -0.1 -0.2

Miscellaneous chemical products

38

1.848 147.1 149.9 0.9 -0.3 -0.2 0.6 1.9

Plastics and articles thereof; rubber and articles thereof

VII

5.109 137.2 136.8 0.2 0.4 0.1 0.3 -0.3

Plastics and articles thereof

39

4.127 132.7 132.4 0.2 0.2 0.5 0.2 -0.2

Rubber and articles thereof

40

0.982 156.4 155.5 0.3 0.6 -1.1 1.1 -0.6

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

VIII

0.332 121.1 121.2 0.5 0.7 0.3 0.6 0.1

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

41

0.198 70.5 70.5 2.3 0.3 0.7 1.4 0.0

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

IX

0.638 93.9 95.3 -1.0 0.9 -1.5 -1.3 1.5

Woodpulp, recovered paper, and paper products

X

2.145 123.0 124.0 1.7 -0.9 -0.2 0.3 0.8

Woodpulp and recovered paper

47

0.647 130.8 134.8 11.1 -3.0 -0.5 1.2 3.1

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

48

1.117 118.5 118.3 -2.7 0.1 -0.3 -0.1 -0.2

Printed material (Dec. 2014=100)

49

0.381 100.6 100.6 0.2 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.0

Textile and textile articles

XI

1.702 119.4 119.7 -0.8 0.2 -0.3 -0.2 0.3

Cotton, including yarns and woven fabrics thereof

52

0.410 122.5 122.1 4.7 0.7 0.2 0.2 -0.3

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

XIII

0.868 123.1 122.9 0.2 0.0 -0.1 0.1 -0.2

Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, or mica (Dec. 2015=100)

68

0.295 101.3 101.3 1.3 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0

Glass and glassware

70

0.439 99.8 99.6 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.1 -0.2

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

XIV

4.466 235.9 223.6 2.5 -0.3 -2.1 0.2 -5.2

Base metals and articles of base metals

XV

4.992 144.4 147.3 3.9 -0.2 -0.1 1.2 2.0

Iron and steel

72

1.013 143.6 151.6 10.1 -0.4 -1.4 2.1 5.6

Copper and articles thereof

74

0.435 156.8 171.6 13.6 -3.0 1.9 2.8 9.4

Aluminum and articles thereof

76

0.787 106.3 106.8 3.1 0.0 -0.1 3.1 0.5

Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal (Dec. 2015=100)

82

0.391 100.0 100.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Miscellaneous articles of base metal

83

0.354 147.8 147.7 -0.4 0.1 0.0 0.0 -0.1

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

XVI

29.530 95.2 95.2 -1.0 -0.1 -0.2 0.0 0.0

Machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof

84

17.668 112.1 112.1 -0.6 -0.1 -0.1 -0.1 0.0

Electrical machinery and equipment and parts and accessories thereof

85

11.862 77.0 76.9 -1.5 -0.1 -0.4 0.1 -0.1

Vehicles, aircraft, vessels and associated transport equipment

XVII

15.160 131.8 131.7 0.6 0.1 0.3 -0.1 -0.1

Motor vehicles and their parts

87

9.195 114.7 114.5 -0.3 0.1 0.3 -0.1 -0.2

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

XVIII

6.173 106.0 105.6 -1.3 0.0 0.1 -0.1 -0.4

Miscellaneous manufactured articles

XX

1.558 112.5 112.4 1.2 0.1 0.1 0.0 -0.1

Furniture; stuffed furnishings; lamps and lighting fittings nesoi;

94

0.938 128.6 128.3 3.3 0.2 0.1 0.0 -0.2

Toys, games and sports equipment; parts and accessories thereof

95

0.471 89.3 89.3 -0.9 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0

Footnotes
(1) Relative importance figures are based on 2014 trade values.

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

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