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Import/Export Price Indexes
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Table 2. U.S. export price indexes and percent changes for selected categories of goods: September 2019 to September 2020 [2000=100, unless otherwise noted]
Description End
Use
Relative
import-
ance
Aug.
2020(1)
Index Percent change
Jun.
2020
Jul.
2020
Aug.
2020
Sep.
2020
Annual Monthly
Sep.
2019
to
Sep.
2020
May
2020
to
Jun.
2020
Jun.
2020
to
Jul.
2020
Jul.
2020
to
Aug.
2020
Aug.
2020
to
Sep.
2020

All commodities

  100.000 120.3 (r)121.5 (r)122.1 122.8 -1.8 1.8 (r)1.0 0.5 0.6

Agricultural commodities

  9.176 172.4 (r)175.2 (r)171.2 175.9 1.3 1.6 1.6 (r)-2.3 2.7

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

  82.597 101.0 101.4 102.1 102.7 1.3 0.0 0.4 0.7 0.6

Nonagricultural commodities

  90.824 116.3 (r)117.4 (r)118.3 118.7 -2.2 1.7 0.9 0.8 0.3

All commodities, excluding computers, & semiconductors (Dec. 2001=100)

  93.768 134.0 (r)135.4 (r)136.1 137.0 -1.9 1.9 (r)1.0 (r)0.5 0.7

Foods, feeds, & beverages

0

8.511 175.9 (r)178.8 (r)175.1 179.8 1.1 1.2 1.6 -2.1 2.7

Agricultural foods, feeds & beverages, excluding distilled beverages

00

7.993 175.1 (r)178.2 (r)174.1 179.0 1.9 1.8 (r)1.8 -2.3 2.8

Wheat and rice

000

0.469 199.9 193.2 190.8 197.2 11.8 -0.5 -3.4 -1.2 3.4

Wheat

00000

0.343 197.2 187.8 185.3 192.9 11.2 -1.6 -4.8 -1.3 4.1

Soybeans & other oil seeds

001

1.332 178.7 186.7 187.2 199.0 13.5 1.8 4.5 0.3 6.3

Soybeans and soybean by-products, prior to the extraction of oil

00100

1.162 169.6 178.4 179.4 192.3 15.5 1.3 5.2 0.6 7.2

Feedstuff

002

1.426 186.0 192.5 183.7 197.0 4.5 2.2 3.5 -4.6 7.2

Corn

00200

0.783 162.8 170.9 158.7 175.5 4.5 4.0 5.0 -7.1 10.6

Other feedgrains (Dec. 2010=100)

00210

0.056 84.6 89.7 83.3 91.9 22.2 7.8 6.0 -7.1 10.3

Other animal feeds, n.e.s.

00220

0.586 214.7 217.3 (r)215.8 221.1 2.7 -0.6 1.2 -0.7 2.5

Other agricultural foods

003

4.766 157.1 (r)158.8 (r)155.1 155.7 -2.7 1.9 (r)1.1 (r)-2.3 0.4

Meat, poultry & other edible animal products (Dec. 2006=100)

00300

1.294 158.9 (r)156.7 (r)155.5 156.7 -0.6 0.1 (r)-1.4 (r)-0.8 0.8

Dairy products & eggs (Dec. 2017=100)

00310

0.372 122.8 137.2 123.6 111.6 -5.3 21.1 11.7 -9.9 -9.7

Fruit and fruit preparations, including fruit juices

00320

0.581 114.9 117.3 119.6 124.1 2.7 -1.3 2.1 2.0 3.8

Vegetables and vegetable preparations and juices (Dec. 2018=100)

00330

0.456 66.2 (r)70.4 (r)62.4 63.3 5.5 12.2 (r)6.3 (r)-11.4 1.4

Nuts & preparations (Dec. 2014=100)

00340

0.467 61.1 (r)58.1 (r)55.7 57.1 -23.4 -4.8 (r)-4.9 (r)-4.1 2.5

Bakery & confectionery products (Dec. 2016=100)

00350

0.429 103.8 104.6 104.1 104.5 -0.7 0.5 0.8 -0.5 0.4

Other foods and food preparations (lard,soft bev, spices), n.e.s.

00360

1.009 116.7 117.4 (r)118.0 118.2 -0.4 -0.3 0.6 (r)0.5 0.2

Nonagricultural foods (fish, distilled beverages)

01

0.517 (r)194.4 (r)193.0 (r)195.8 198.5 -9.2 (r)-7.8 (r)-0.7 (r)1.5 1.4

Fish and shellfish (Dec. 2016=100)

01000

0.354 (r)102.5 (r)101.5 (r)103.6 105.6 -12.4 (r)-11.2 (r)-1.0 (r)2.1 1.9

Industrial supplies & materials

1

31.310 135.0 (r)138.4 (r)141.0 142.0 -6.9 5.8 (r)2.5 (r)1.9 0.7

Industrial supplies & materials, durable

  11.449 169.9 172.2 (r)179.5 181.9 8.5 1.1 1.4 (r)4.2 1.3

Industrial supplies & materials, nondurable

  19.861 120.6 (r)124.4 (r)125.2 125.7 -13.9 8.6 (r)3.2 (r)0.6 0.4

Agricultural industrial supplies & materials

10

1.155 (r)160.7 (r)161.8 (r)158.2 162.3 -2.4 (r)-0.2 (r)0.7 (r)-2.2 2.6

Cotton, incl linters-raw (Dec. 2005=100)

100

0.325 117.6 (r)123.4 (r)118.0 124.0 4.0 2.2 (r)4.9 (r)-4.4 5.1

Other agricultural materials

101

0.830 (r)172.7 (r)171.1 (r)168.7 171.5 -4.7 (r)-1.1 (r)-0.9 (r)-1.4 1.7

Nonagricultural industrial supplies & materials

  30.154 134.2 (r)137.6 (r)140.5 141.4 -7.1 6.1 (r)2.5 (r)2.1 0.6

Fuels & lubricants

11

8.893 122.7 (r)130.2 (r)130.8 129.7 -25.6 23.7 (r)6.1 (r)0.5 -0.8

Coals & related fuels (Dec. 2019=100)

110

0.817 85.2 85.2 80.9 81.7 - -1.7 0.0 -5.0 1.0

Other coal & related fuels (Dec. 2012=100)

11020

0.449 71.7 76.6 69.7 73.8 -1.7 2.7 6.8 -9.0 5.9

Petroleum & petroleum products

111

7.516 123.6 (r)132.3 (r)133.2 131.5 -26.9 30.4 (r)7.0 (r)0.7 -1.3

Fuel oil

11110

1.620 135.3 (r)146.7 (r)147.8 146.2 -36.8 28.1 (r)8.4 (r)0.7 -1.1

Other petroleum products

11120

2.842 177.1 (r)184.6 (r)184.3 188.0 -21.8 13.8 4.2 (r)-0.2 2.0

Gas-natural (Dec. 2014=100)

112

0.532 58.0 59.8 (r)63.5 64.8 -9.6 -1.2 3.1 (r)6.2 2.0

Nonagricultural supplies & materials excluding fuels & building materials

12

20.302 (r)154.8 156.6 (r)161.1 163.2 3.7 (r)0.2 1.2 2.9 1.3

Steelmaking & ferroalloying materials (Dec. 2019=100)

120

0.434 91.9 92.6 (r)96.5 106.1 - 1.5 0.8 (r)4.2 9.9

Iron & steel mill products (Dec. 2019=100)

12100

0.565 98.8 99.8 99.1 99.5 - 0.0 1.0 -0.7 0.4

Nonferrous & other metals

122

4.640 290.4 (r)299.5 (r)330.8 337.4 23.8 2.7 3.1 (r)10.5 2.0

Aluminum & alumina

12200

0.459 90.1 94.0 98.1 104.0 4.3 -0.8 4.3 4.4 6.0

Copper (Dec. 2008=100)

12210

0.460 182.9 201.2 (r)214.0 219.9 13.2 6.8 10.0 (r)6.4 2.8

Nonmonetary gold

12260

2.251 600.0 621.8 (r)706.2 684.5 27.7 0.6 3.6 13.6 -3.1

Other precious metals (Dec. 2001=100)

12270

0.997 464.5 463.0 518.4 566.7 50.2 8.6 -0.3 12.0 9.3

Other nonferrous metals

12290

0.474 118.5 (r)119.6 (r)123.7 131.2 1.9 0.9 (r)0.9 (r)3.4 6.1

Finished metal shapes

123

1.401 156.9 157.7 (r)158.4 159.6 2.9 0.4 0.5 0.4 0.8

Paper & paper base stocks

124

1.385 117.9 117.6 (r)118.0 118.0 1.2 0.4 -0.3 0.3 0.0

Woodpulp and recovered paper

12420

0.511 113.8 114.0 (r)115.1 115.0 8.2 1.0 0.2 (r)1.0 -0.1

Linerboard, newsprint, and other paper/paperboard

12430

0.874 (r)126.7 125.9 125.9 126.0 -2.6 (r)0.2 -0.6 0.0 0.1

Chemicals, excluding medicinals

125

7.576 (r)150.6 152.4 (r)154.7 157.1 -1.9 (r)-1.1 (r)1.2 (r)1.5 1.6

Plastic materials

12500

2.368 132.0 134.9 141.7 148.4 2.3 -3.5 2.2 5.0 4.7

Industrial inorganic chemicals

12530

0.646 222.8 222.0 222.1 223.0 -6.4 -0.2 -0.4 0.0 0.4

Industrial organic chemicals

12540

1.753 (r)130.1 (r)132.5 (r)133.6 133.7 -7.2 (r)-0.3 (r)1.8 (r)0.8 0.1

Other chemicals, excluding medicinals

12550

2.259 151.7 (r)152.5 (r)151.3 151.3 -0.3 0.0 (r)0.5 -0.8 0.0

Industrial textile fibers, yarn, and fabric (Dec. 2008=100)

126

0.851 105.2 105.0 104.7 105.2 -2.9 -0.3 -0.2 -0.3 0.5

Other nonagricultural industrial supplies and materials

127

2.959 131.2 (r)131.1 131.1 130.5 -1.4 -0.2 (r)-0.1 (r)0.0 -0.5

Synthetic rubber-primary (Dec. 2008=100)

12700

0.201 60.0 60.0 60.0 56.5 -12.1 -0.3 0.0 0.0 -5.8

Industrial rubber products (Dec. 2013=100)

12750

0.328 99.5 99.5 99.6 98.7 -1.7 0.1 0.0 0.1 -0.9

Mineral supplies-manufactured

12760

- 137.7 - - - - - - - -

Other goods manufactured and unmanufactured

12770

1.862 135.1 (r)134.7 (r)134.6 134.7 -0.7 -0.4 (r)-0.3 -0.1 0.1

Selected building materials

13

0.959 117.9 118.4 (r)119.4 120.9 1.3 0.5 0.4 0.8 1.3

Lumber & other wood supplies

131

0.478 95.0 95.6 97.0 99.2 5.1 0.7 0.6 1.5 2.3

Logs, lumber, plywood and veneers

13100

0.404 83.1 83.7 85.0 87.3 4.2 1.0 0.7 1.6 2.7

Other building materials, exclude wood and glass (Dec. 2016=100)

13210

0.481 107.2 107.5 (r)107.8 108.2 -1.8 0.3 0.3 (r)0.3 0.4

Capital goods

2

37.563 (r)111.4 111.6 (r)111.6 111.7 0.8 (r)0.0 (r)0.2 (r)0.0 0.1

Capital goods, excluding computers peripherals & semiconductors

  31.331 (r)136.1 136.4 136.5 136.8 1.1 -0.1 (r)0.2 0.1 0.2

Electrical generating equipment

20

3.891 (r)120.1 (r)120.3 (r)120.2 120.6 2.8 (r)0.1 (r)0.2 -0.1 0.3

Generators, transformers & access (Dec. 2012=100)

20000

0.799 109.8 110.0 109.7 109.8 -0.6 0.1 0.2 -0.3 0.1

Electric apparatus and parts, n.e.s.

20005

3.092 (r)116.7 (r)116.9 (r)116.9 117.4 3.8 (r)0.1 (r)0.2 0.0 0.4

Nonelectrical machinery

21

24.395 95.0 95.1 (r)95.1 95.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 (r)0.0 0.0

Non-electrical machinery excluding computers, peripherals & semiconductors

  18.162 122.0 122.2 (r)122.2 122.5 0.7 0.0 0.2 (r)0.0 0.2

Oil drilling, mining, and construction machinery, and equipment

210

1.348 176.6 176.9 (r)176.4 176.3 0.7 0.0 0.2 (r)-0.3 -0.1

Excavating, paving & construction machinery

21030

0.760 158.0 158.4 (r)157.8 157.5 1.0 0.1 0.3 (r)-0.4 -0.2

Industrial and service machinery

211

10.348 139.1 139.3 (r)139.3 139.8 0.4 -0.2 0.1 (r)0.0 0.4

Industrial engines, pumps, & compressors

21100

1.710 147.8 148.1 147.9 150.5 -0.6 -1.8 0.2 -0.1 1.8

Metal working machine tools and rolling mill machines

21120

0.473 129.5 129.8 130.0 130.2 2.3 0.0 0.2 0.2 0.2

Measuring, testing & control instruments

21160

1.792 137.3 137.3 (r)137.5 137.6 0.7 0.0 0.0 (r)0.1 0.1

Materials handling equipment

21170

0.840 160.2 160.3 160.2 157.9 -0.7 0.0 0.1 -0.1 -1.4

Other industrial machinery

21180

4.059 134.2 134.6 (r)134.9 135.4 1.0 0.1 0.3 (r)0.2 0.4

Photo and other service industry machines

21190

0.718 (r)148.1 (r)147.6 (r)146.7 146.0 -0.4 (r)0.4 (r)-0.3 (r)-0.6 -0.5

Agricultural machinery and equipment (Dec. 2016=100)

212

0.508 103.1 (r)102.8 103.0 103.6 -0.1 -0.1 (r)-0.3 (r)0.2 0.6

Computers, peripherals, and semiconductors

213

6.232 52.2 52.3 (r)52.2 51.9 -1.0 0.2 0.2 (r)-0.2 -0.6

Computers

21300

0.969 22.8 22.8 (r)22.4 21.9 -6.0 -2.1 0.0 (r)-1.8 -2.2

Computer peripherals, accessories and parts

21301

2.054 56.8 (r)57.0 (r)57.3 56.9 -1.4 -0.2 (r)0.4 0.5 -0.7

Semiconductors

21320

3.209 61.2 61.2 61.2 61.1 1.0 1.3 0.0 0.0 -0.2

Computers, peripherals, accessories and parts (excludes end use 21320)

  3.023 44.2 (r)44.3 (r)44.2 43.7 -2.9 -0.7 (r)0.2 (r)-0.2 -1.1

Telecommunications equipment

214

2.494 74.7 74.8 74.8 74.8 1.6 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0

Scientific and medical machinery

216

3.305 102.7 103.2 (r)103.3 103.5 0.6 0.2 0.5 (r)0.1 0.2

Laboratory testing & control instruments

21600

0.867 119.0 119.9 (r)119.8 119.4 4.0 0.6 0.8 (r)-0.1 -0.3

Other scientific, medical and hospital equipment

21610

2.437 97.6 97.9 98.1 98.5 -0.5 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.4

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

22

9.278 (r)184.1 (r)184.9 (r)185.0 185.4 1.4 (r)-0.1 0.4 0.1 0.2

Parts for civilian aircraft

22010

1.690 (r)186.3 186.7 (r)186.9 187.3 1.0 (r)0.3 (r)0.2 0.1 0.2

Automotive vehicles, parts & engines

3

10.015 114.1 113.9 113.9 113.9 -0.3 -0.1 -0.2 0.0 0.0

Passenger cars, new and used

300

2.849 108.7 108.7 108.6 108.6 -0.2 0.0 0.0 -0.1 0.0

Vehicles designed to transport goods

301

1.440 139.6 (r)139.7 140.2 140.4 1.1 0.1 (r)0.1 (r)0.4 0.1

Parts, engines, bodies & chassis

302

5.727 111.5 111.1 111.1 111.1 -0.6 -0.1 -0.4 0.0 0.0

Engines and engine parts for automotive vehicles

30200

1.415 121.7 (r)120.8 (r)120.6 120.6 -1.3 -0.1 (r)-0.7 -0.2 0.0

Nonengine parts & accessories

30230

4.072 105.6 (r)105.3 (r)105.3 105.2 -0.7 -0.2 (r)-0.3 0.0 -0.1

Consumer goods, excluding automotives

4

12.601 (r)109.1 109.4 (r)109.8 110.5 0.0 (r)-0.1 (r)0.3 (r)0.4 0.6

Nondurables, manufactured

40

6.113 107.3 107.9 (r)108.4 108.9 0.9 0.2 0.6 (r)0.5 0.5

Apparel, footwear, and household goods (Dec. 2016=100)

400

0.717 100.5 100.2 100.4 100.8 0.5 -0.3 -0.3 0.2 0.4

Textile apparel and footwear (Dec. 2016=100)

40000

0.488 101.1 100.7 100.9 101.6 1.0 -0.5 -0.4 0.2 0.7

Other consumer nondurables

401

5.396 108.0 108.8 (r)109.3 109.8 0.9 0.2 0.7 (r)0.5 0.5

Medicinal, dental, and pharmaceutical preparatory materials

40100

3.657 104.0 105.0 (r)105.8 106.5 1.4 0.4 1.0 (r)0.8 0.7

Toiletries & cosmetics

40120

0.880 108.9 109.3 (r)109.4 109.5 -0.2 -0.2 0.4 (r)0.1 0.1

Other products (notions & writing articles)

40140

0.488 106.0 105.2 104.8 104.8 -0.4 0.1 -0.8 -0.4 0.0

Durables, manufactured

41

5.074 107.1 107.2 (r)107.4 108.4 0.7 -0.5 0.1 (r)0.2 0.9

Household goods

410

2.671 (r)97.2 (r)97.2 97.2 97.3 -0.5 (r)0.1 0.0 (r)0.0 0.1

Furniture and household items (Dec. 2007=100)

41000

0.342 127.9 127.8 127.8 127.9 1.6 0.0 -0.1 0.0 0.1

Household and kitchen appliances

41030

0.452 (r)142.4 (r)142.6 (r)142.9 143.1 1.9 (r)0.1 (r)0.1 (r)0.2 0.1

Miscellaneous household goods

41050

1.719 69.9 69.8 69.9 69.9 -2.1 0.0 -0.1 0.1 0.0

Recreational equip & materials

411

0.968 114.6 (r)114.8 (r)114.3 113.9 0.0 0.3 (r)0.2 (r)-0.4 -0.3

Toys, shooting and sporting goods

41120

0.673 104.4 104.5 (r)103.8 103.3 -0.1 0.5 0.1 (r)-0.7 -0.5

Home entertainment equipment (Dec. 2009=100)

412

0.550 75.9 75.9 76.9 76.9 1.6 -1.2 0.0 1.3 0.0

Nonmanufactured consumer goods (Dec. 2018=100)

42

1.414 (r)92.7 (r)92.5 (r)92.9 93.4 -5.8 (r)0.0 -0.2 0.4 0.5

Advanced Technology

Biotechnology (Dec. 2019=100)

  1.463 98.2 100.0 100.2 101.3 - 0.5 1.8 0.2 1.1

Life Science (Dec. 2019=100)

  2.072 99.6 100.2 100.2 100.3 - 0.0 0.6 0.0 0.1

Information & Communications (Dec. 2019=100)

  6.148 100.6 (r)100.7 (r)100.6 100.0 - -0.3 (r)0.1 (r)-0.1 -0.6

Electronics (Dec. 2019=100)

  3.091 102.0 102.0 102.0 101.9 - 1.1 0.0 0.0 -0.1

Flexible Manufacturing (Dec. 2019=100)

  1.357 100.1 100.2 100.2 100.3 - 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.1

Aerospace (Dec. 2019=100)

  8.534 (r)100.6 (r)101.0 (r)101.1 101.3 - (r)-0.2 0.4 0.1 0.2

Footnotes
(1) Relative importance figures are based on 2018 trade values.
(r) Revised

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

 

Last Modified Date: October 15, 2020