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 2016 to January 2017 [2000=100, unless otherwise noted]
Description Harmo-
nized
system
Relative
import-
ance
Dec.
2016(1)
Index Percent change
Dec.
2016
Jan.
2017
Annual Monthly
Jan.
2016
to
Jan.
2017
Sept.
2016
to
Oct.
2016
Oct.
2016
to
Nov.
2016
Nov.
2016
to
Dec.
2016
Dec.
2016
to
Jan.
2017

Live animals; animal products

I

1.806 192.7 195.5 9.0 0.4 0.3 0.1 1.5

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

02

1.024 148.4 149.8 10.5 0.3 0.5 0.5 0.9

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

03

0.375 100.0 103.9 - - - - 3.9

Vegetable products

II

4.277 192.2 192.9 -0.8 1.3 2.1 -1.0 0.4

Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons

08

0.877 145.8 147.3 -14.6 7.0 -0.2 -3.8 1.0

Cereals

10

1.159 167.8 174.3 -2.6 2.8 1.2 -1.8 3.9

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

12

1.730 207.1 202.8 9.3 -2.8 0.4 3.7 -2.1

Prepared foodstuffs, beverages,and tobacco

IV

3.110 148.2 145.3 -1.0 -0.5 -0.3 0.1 -2.0

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

20

0.386 116.8 116.4 -2.4 -0.9 0.2 0.1 -0.3

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

22

0.567 113.7 112.2 7.4 0.8 0.5 1.4 -1.3

Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed

23

0.752 203.0 190.5 -2.4 -1.1 -2.2 0.9 -6.2

Mineral products

V

8.252 195.1 197.9 35.6 4.2 0.0 8.8 1.4

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

26

0.533 89.0 87.7 27.7 0.5 5.1 3.7 -1.5

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

27

7.530 187.2 190.2 37.4 4.7 -0.4 9.5 1.6

Products of the chemical or allied industries

VI

11.059 135.8 133.1 -2.6 -0.1 0.1 -0.1 -2.0

Inorganic chemicals

28

0.862 178.6 179.8 -2.4 1.3 0.5 1.6 0.7

Organic chemicals

29

2.604 134.1 128.8 -1.9 0.3 0.8 0.1 -4.0

Pharmaceutical products

30

3.268 107.0 103.0 -3.5 -0.2 -0.5 -1.1 -3.7

Fertilizers (Dec. 2016=100)

31

0.230 100.0 99.1 - - - - -0.9

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

32

0.526 97.9 97.3 -2.3 -0.2 0.0 0.4 -0.6

Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery cosmetic or toilet preparations

33

0.814 131.0 131.2 -2.3 -2.6 0.0 -0.1 0.2

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

34

0.520 116.2 120.0 3.4 0.4 -0.1 0.0 3.3

Miscellaneous chemical products

38

1.795 146.5 145.5 -1.4 -0.5 0.1 0.4 -0.7

Plastics and articles thereof; rubber and articles thereof

VII

5.116 136.5 136.6 0.8 0.1 0.2 -0.4 0.1

Plastics and articles thereof

39

4.155 132.0 131.8 0.8 0.5 0.1 -0.5 -0.2

Rubber and articles thereof

40

0.961 155.7 157.1 1.0 -1.1 1.1 -0.4 0.9

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

VIII

0.348 121.2 122.1 1.8 0.3 0.6 0.1 0.7

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

IX

0.610 93.4 93.6 -2.6 -1.5 -1.3 -0.5 0.2

Woodpulp, recovered paper, and paper products

X

2.112 123.9 125.2 3.7 -0.2 0.3 0.7 1.0

Woodpulp and recovered paper

47

0.675 134.6 139.5 16.7 -0.5 1.2 2.9 3.6

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

48

1.083 118.3 118.0 -1.9 -0.3 -0.1 -0.2 -0.3

Printed material (Dec. 2014=100)

49

0.353 100.6 100.6 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0

Textile and textile articles

XI

1.753 119.6 121.0 0.6 -0.3 -0.2 0.2 1.2

Cotton, including yarns and woven fabrics thereof

52

0.443 122.1 126.2 10.0 0.2 0.2 -0.3 3.4

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

XIII

0.843 122.9 122.5 -0.3 -0.1 0.1 -0.2 -0.3

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

68

0.281 101.3 99.5 -1.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 -1.8

Glass and glassware

70

0.433 99.6 100.2 0.8 0.0 0.1 -0.2 0.6

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

XIV

4.089 223.6 223.4 1.7 -2.1 0.2 -5.2 -0.1

Base metals and articles of base metals

XV

4.834 147.2 149.2 5.6 -0.1 1.2 1.9 1.4

Iron and steel

72

1.014 151.7 161.1 18.2 -1.4 2.1 5.6 6.2

Copper and articles thereof

74

0.487 170.7 166.0 14.9 1.9 2.8 8.9 -2.8

Aluminum and articles thereof

76

0.813 106.8 106.9 2.6 -0.1 3.1 0.5 0.1

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

82

0.353 100.0 100.0 -0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Miscellaneous articles of base metal

83

0.349 147.7 147.7 -0.3 0.0 0.0 -0.1 0.0

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

XVI

28.767 95.2 95.2 -0.7 -0.2 0.1 -0.1 0.0

Machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof

84

16.821 112.1 111.8 -0.7 -0.1 0.0 -0.1 -0.3

Electrical machinery and equipment and parts and accessories thereof

85

11.946 77.0 77.1 -1.0 -0.3 0.0 0.0 0.1

Vehicles, aircraft, vessels and associated transport equipment

XVII

15.025 131.7 132.1 0.8 0.2 -0.1 0.0 0.3

Motor vehicles and their parts

87

8.728 114.4 115.0 0.2 0.3 0.0 -0.3 0.5

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

XVIII

6.078 105.9 105.7 -1.5 0.1 0.0 -0.2 -0.2

Miscellaneous manufactured articles

XX

1.501 112.4 112.6 1.4 0.1 0.0 -0.1 0.2

Furniture; stuffed furnishings; lamps and lighting fittings nesoi;

94

0.908 128.3 128.7 3.5 0.1 0.0 -0.2 0.3

Toys, games and sports equipment; parts and accessories thereof

95

0.442 89.3 89.4 -0.8 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.1

Footnotes
(1) Relative importance figures are based on 2015 trade values.

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

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