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

Live animals; animal products

I

1.831 196.7 201.2 9.8 0.2 1.6 0.4 2.3

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

02

1.030 150.3 158.2 8.3 0.6 0.9 0.3 5.3

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

03

0.385 102.9 105.6 - - 4.3 -1.3 2.6

Vegetable products

II

4.439 200.8 202.7 7.6 -1.0 0.5 4.0 0.9

Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons

08

0.841 140.7 142.6 -9.3 -3.8 1.0 -4.5 1.4

Cereals

10

1.223 178.2 182.3 3.2 -1.8 3.9 2.2 2.3

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

12

1.719 207.1 207.2 14.2 3.7 -1.7 1.8 0.0

Prepared foodstuffs, beverages,and tobacco

IV

3.051 146.3 146.6 1.0 0.1 -0.9 -0.3 0.2

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

20

0.382 116.4 116.6 -1.9 0.1 -0.2 -0.2 0.2

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

22

0.541 109.3 109.2 3.8 0.6 -1.7 -1.4 -0.1

Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed

23

0.733 199.2 197.1 3.0 0.6 -2.0 0.4 -1.1

Mineral products

V

8.233 195.9 193.3 42.4 7.7 2.8 -1.4 -1.3

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

26

0.559 93.8 92.5 29.4 4.4 -1.8 6.6 -1.4

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

27

7.482 187.2 184.6 45.2 8.2 3.1 -1.9 -1.4

Products of the chemical or allied industries

VI

10.870 134.3 134.9 0.4 0.0 -2.1 0.9 0.4

Inorganic chemicals

28

0.856 178.5 178.2 3.4 1.6 0.7 -0.7 -0.2

Organic chemicals

29

2.583 133.9 135.8 4.5 0.3 -4.5 4.1 1.4

Pharmaceutical products

30

3.131 103.2 103.4 -2.5 -1.0 -3.5 -0.1 0.2

Fertilizers (Dec. 2016=100)

31

0.230 99.5 103.4 - - 0.0 -0.5 3.9

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

32

0.523 97.9 98.3 -0.6 0.5 -0.7 0.7 0.4

Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery cosmetic or toilet preparations

33

0.810 131.2 131.2 -2.4 -0.1 0.2 0.0 0.0

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

34

0.519 116.8 116.0 -0.2 0.2 0.5 -0.2 -0.7

Miscellaneous chemical products

38

1.775 145.9 145.5 1.3 0.5 -0.7 0.0 -0.3

Plastics and articles thereof; rubber and articles thereof

VII

5.122 137.6 138.7 2.1 -0.4 0.0 0.8 0.8

Plastics and articles thereof

39

4.120 131.7 132.2 0.8 -0.5 -0.2 0.0 0.4

Rubber and articles thereof

40

1.002 163.3 167.7 7.7 -0.4 1.1 3.7 2.7

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

VIII

0.351 123.2 123.8 5.2 0.1 0.7 0.9 0.5

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

IX

0.597 92.1 93.1 -1.1 -0.7 0.6 -1.9 1.1

Woodpulp, recovered paper, and paper products

X

2.133 126.0 129.0 6.7 0.8 0.9 0.7 2.4

Woodpulp and recovered paper

47

0.696 139.6 149.3 24.2 3.0 3.2 0.4 6.9

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

48

1.086 119.3 119.4 -0.7 -0.2 -0.3 1.1 0.1

Printed material (Dec. 2014=100)

49

0.351 100.6 101.5 1.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.9

Textile and textile articles

XI

1.771 121.6 121.6 2.4 0.2 1.2 0.5 0.0

Cotton, including yarns and woven fabrics thereof

52

0.464 128.5 129.9 18.2 -0.3 3.4 1.7 1.1

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

XIII

0.834 122.3 122.6 -0.2 -0.2 -0.2 -0.2 0.2

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

68

0.275 99.5 100.2 -0.3 0.0 -1.8 0.0 0.7

Glass and glassware

70

0.432 99.8 99.9 0.5 -0.2 0.6 -0.4 0.1

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

XIV

4.137 227.7 231.7 0.3 -5.2 -0.1 1.9 1.8

Base metals and articles of base metals

XV

4.919 150.8 152.6 8.2 1.9 1.6 0.8 1.2

Iron and steel

72

1.028 154.9 158.7 17.9 5.2 4.2 -2.3 2.5

Copper and articles thereof

74

0.479 169.0 171.2 12.7 9.0 -2.8 1.7 1.3

Aluminum and articles thereof

76

0.828 109.5 112.7 10.0 0.5 0.1 2.4 2.9

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

82

0.349 99.5 99.5 -0.3 0.0 -0.2 -0.3 0.0

Miscellaneous articles of base metal

83

0.347 147.7 148.2 0.0 -0.1 0.0 0.0 0.3

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

XVI

28.743 95.8 95.8 -0.2 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.0

Machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof

84

16.896 113.3 113.3 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.0

Electrical machinery and equipment and parts and accessories thereof

85

11.847 76.8 77.0 -0.8 0.0 0.0 -0.3 0.3

Vehicles, aircraft, vessels and associated transport equipment

XVII

14.992 132.3 132.3 1.0 0.0 0.4 0.1 0.0

Motor vehicles and their parts

87

8.718 115.1 115.1 0.5 -0.3 0.6 0.0 0.0

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

XVIII

6.063 106.3 106.4 -0.5 -0.2 0.0 0.4 0.1

Miscellaneous manufactured articles

XX

1.497 112.8 112.7 1.1 -0.2 0.3 0.2 -0.1

Furniture; stuffed furnishings; lamps and lighting fittings nesoi;

94

0.902 128.4 128.2 2.6 -0.4 0.3 -0.1 -0.2

Toys, games and sports equipment; parts and accessories thereof

95

0.440 89.5 89.3 -0.6 0.0 0.2 0.0 -0.2

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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