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: January 2017 to January 2018 [2000=100, unless otherwise noted]
Description Harmo-
nized
system
Relative
import-
ance
Dec.
2017(1)
Index Percent change
Dec.
2017
Jan.
2018
Annual Monthly
Jan.
2017
to
Jan.
2018
Sept.
2017
to
Oct.
2017
Oct.
2017
to
Nov.
2017
Nov.
2017
to
Dec.
2017
Dec.
2017
to
Jan.
2018

Live animals; animal products

I

1.963 207.6 206.6 5.2 0.1 -1.1 0.5 -0.5

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

02

1.201 166.6 167.0 11.4 0.1 -1.3 1.2 0.2

Fish and crustaceans, mollusks and aquatic invertebrates (Dec. 2016=100)

03

0.406 112.8 114.4 8.8 2.5 -0.6 0.5 1.4

Dairy products, eggs and honey (Dec. 2017=100)

04

0.276 100.0 93.3 - - - - -6.7

Vegetable products

II

4.746 192.8 195.1 1.0 4.9 -2.2 -1.5 1.2

Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons

08

0.936 146.1 147.6 0.2 1.9 2.6 -1.5 1.0

Cereals

10

1.378 180.7 183.5 5.3 2.7 0.7 0.4 1.5

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

12

1.989 204.4 199.3 -2.1 -0.2 0.3 2.2 -2.5

Prepared foodstuffs, beverages, and tobacco

IV

3.088 149.3 149.7 1.9 0.0 -0.2 0.1 0.3

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

20

0.352 117.2 117.7 0.9 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.4

Miscellaneous edible preparations (Dec. 2017=100)

21

0.595 100.0 102.1 - - - - 2.1

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

22

0.527 106.3 105.5 -4.8 -0.5 -2.4 -2.7 -0.8

Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed

23

0.696 203.0 202.0 1.8 0.7 2.1 1.7 -0.5

Mineral products

V

9.809 222.1 232.4 17.0 -2.5 5.2 -0.2 4.6

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

26

0.542 105.4 109.0 23.9 1.5 2.1 0.3 3.4

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

27

9.092 212.9 223.1 16.9 -2.8 5.5 -0.2 4.8

Products of the chemical or allied industries

VI

10.800 136.6 137.5 3.2 0.2 0.2 0.8 0.7

Inorganic chemicals

28

0.740 162.8 165.4 -8.0 0.6 0.4 2.6 1.6

Organic chemicals

29

2.463 136.8 139.0 7.9 -0.2 0.6 0.4 1.6

Pharmaceutical products

30

3.238 105.6 107.7 4.3 0.1 -0.5 0.6 2.0

Fertilizers (Dec. 2016=100)

31

0.236 107.8 109.2 9.2 0.0 2.3 0.7 1.3

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

32

0.539 101.4 99.8 2.7 2.6 -0.1 -0.5 -1.6

Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery cosmetic or toilet preparations

33

0.840 132.7 129.0 -2.1 -0.3 0.4 0.1 -2.8

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

34

0.533 126.7 126.6 8.2 -2.2 0.6 -0.2 -0.1

Miscellaneous chemical products

38

1.824 150.3 150.9 3.5 1.2 0.6 2.3 0.4

Plastics and articles thereof; rubber and articles thereof

VII

5.099 139.4 139.3 2.1 1.4 0.4 -0.7 -0.1

Plastics and articles thereof

39

4.227 135.9 135.9 3.3 1.4 0.8 -0.8 0.0

Rubber and articles thereof

40

0.872 153.1 152.5 -3.1 1.5 -1.5 -0.4 -0.4

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

IX

0.681 103.7 101.7 8.3 2.9 0.8 -0.8 -1.9

Woodpulp, recovered paper, and paper products

X

2.049 128.2 127.9 2.2 -3.9 6.0 -0.2 -0.2

Woodpulp and recovered paper

47

0.638 136.1 135.0 -2.9 -15.6 19.9 0.5 -0.8

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

48

1.077 123.7 124.0 5.1 1.7 0.0 -0.6 0.2

Printed material (Dec. 2014=100)

49

0.334 105.1 104.5 3.9 0.0 3.5 0.0 -0.6

Textile and textile articles

XI

1.660 120.7 122.1 0.9 0.0 0.3 0.5 1.2

Cotton, including yarns and woven fabrics thereof

52

0.441 128.2 132.3 4.8 -1.5 1.9 2.2 3.2

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

XIII

0.815 123.4 123.2 0.7 0.2 -0.1 0.0 -0.2

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

68

0.272 101.3 101.2 1.2 0.1 -0.1 0.0 -0.1

Glass and glassware

70

0.416 98.9 98.6 -1.0 0.3 -0.1 0.0 -0.3

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

XIV

4.091 235.0 239.7 7.3 -2.5 0.3 -0.2 2.0

Base metals and articles of base metals

XV

4.883 156.8 159.2 6.8 -0.2 -0.2 0.3 1.5

Iron and steel

72

1.022 161.4 168.0 7.4 -2.0 -3.9 1.5 4.1

Copper and articles thereof

74

0.569 197.2 204.4 23.0 1.0 2.6 0.8 3.7

Aluminum and articles thereof

76

0.966 118.1 118.2 10.6 0.1 2.7 -0.8 0.1

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

82

0.319 99.5 99.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3

Miscellaneous articles of base metal

83

0.339 148.1 149.3 1.1 0.0 0.0 -0.1 0.8

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

XVI

27.848 96.8 97.0 1.4 0.5 -0.1 0.2 0.2

Machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof

84

15.915 113.6 113.9 0.8 0.1 -0.2 -0.1 0.3

Electrical machinery and equipment and parts and accessories thereof

85

11.933 78.5 78.8 2.3 1.0 -0.1 0.6 0.4

Vehicles, aircraft, vessels and associated transport equipment

XVII

14.353 133.4 134.0 1.4 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.4

Motor vehicles and their parts

87

8.358 115.1 115.5 0.3 -0.1 -0.1 -0.1 0.3

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

XVIII

5.977 107.8 108.3 2.3 0.7 0.1 0.2 0.5

Miscellaneous manufactured articles

XX

1.417 112.1 112.4 -0.2 0.1 -0.1 -0.1 0.3

Furniture; stuffed furnishings; lamps and lighting fittings nesoi;

94

0.826 128.4 128.4 -0.1 0.1 -0.1 0.2 0.0

Toys, games and sports equipment; parts and accessories thereof

95

0.428 88.1 89.1 -0.4 0.1 0.0 -0.8 1.1

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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