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
Sept.
2016
Oct.
2016
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

1.779 191.2 192.0 (r)192.1 193.0 6.0 1.5 0.4 (r)0.1 0.5

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

02

1.026 146.4 146.9 (r)147.8 149.6 7.6 -0.9 0.3 (r)0.6 1.2

Meat of swine (pork), fresh, chilled or frozen (Dec. 2010=100)

0203

0.278 94.8 90.3 (r)89.3 89.1 5.1 -4.2 -4.7 (r)-1.1 -0.2

Meat and edible offal of poultry, fresh, chilled, or frozen (Dec. 2009=100)

0207

0.247 79.7 80.4 79.9 82.2 29.2 0.6 0.9 -0.6 2.9

Vegetable products

II

4.298 187.7 190.2 (r)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

0.912 142.0 (r)151.9 (r)151.6 145.8 -14.3 -2.1 7.0 (r)-0.2 -3.8

Nuts nesoi, fresh or dried (Dec.2015=100)

0802

0.438 74.7 (r)78.6 (r)76.6 76.9 -23.1 -5.7 (r)5.2 (r)-2.5 0.4

Cereals

10

1.202 164.3 168.9 170.9 167.8 -9.5 -3.7 2.8 1.2 -1.8

Wheat and meslin

1001

0.368 151.3 157.3 160.0 158.7 -11.1 -2.5 4.0 1.7 -0.8

Corn (maize)

1005

0.631 165.0 169.4 171.9 167.8 -6.9 -4.3 2.7 1.5 -2.4

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

12

1.613 204.9 199.1 (r)199.8 207.1 9.7 -2.0 -2.8 (r)0.4 3.7

Soybeans, whether or not broken (Dec. 2001=100)

1201

1.316 221.3 214.4 215.7 225.3 11.9 -2.1 -3.1 0.6 4.5

Prepared foodstuffs, beverages,and tobacco

IV

2.937 (r)149.1 (r)148.5 (r)147.9 147.6 -0.6 (r)-1.0 (r)-0.4 (r)-0.4 -0.2

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

20

0.370 117.6 116.5 (r)116.7 116.8 -1.8 0.0 -0.9 (r)0.2 0.1

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

22

0.554 110.6 (r)111.8 (r)112.4 112.3 5.8 0.4 (r)1.1 (r)0.5 -0.1

Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed

23

0.659 (r)207.8 (r)205.8 (r)200.0 203.0 2.0 (r)-3.4 (r)-1.0 (r)-2.8 1.5

Mineral products

V

7.196 172.0 (r)179.7 (r)177.5 195.8 26.6 6.0 (r)4.5 (r)-1.2 10.3

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

26

0.542 81.2 81.6 (r)85.8 89.8 27.7 3.4 0.5 (r)5.1 4.7

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

27

6.453 163.9 (r)172.1 (r)169.0 187.7 27.4 6.4 (r)5.0 (r)-1.8 11.1

Coal, briquettes and similar solid fuels manufactured from coal (Dec. 2007=100)

2701

0.546 77.6 85.9 (r)94.7 101.0 23.3 -0.6 10.7 (r)10.2 6.7

Petroleum oils & oils from bituminous minerals (excl crude) & products, nes

2710

4.287 175.0 (r)188.0 (r)178.4 189.9 20.6 7.7 (r)7.4 -5.1 6.4

Petroleum gases and other gaseous hydrocarbons (Dec. 2014=100)

2711

0.688 68.9 75.0 (r)66.7 98.3 76.2 5.7 8.9 (r)-11.1 47.4

Products of the chemical or allied industries

VI

10.723 136.0 135.9 136.1 136.2 -1.7 0.0 -0.1 0.1 0.1

Inorganic chemicals

28

0.921 172.8 175.1 (r)176.1 179.1 -2.6 -0.9 1.3 (r)0.6 1.7

Organic chemicals

29

2.477 132.5 (r)132.9 (r)134.1 133.7 -0.7 0.2 (r)0.3 (r)0.9 -0.3

Pharmaceutical products

30

2.937 108.9 108.7 108.1 106.9 -2.1 0.4 -0.2 -0.6 -1.1

Human and animal blood, prepared; other blood frctns (Dec. 2014=100)

3002

1.031 94.7 94.4 94.4 92.3 -0.8 0.4 -0.3 0.0 -2.2

Medicaments

3004

1.572 100.6 100.5 99.4 98.7 -3.4 0.3 -0.1 -1.1 -0.7

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

32

0.537 97.7 97.5 97.5 97.9 -2.1 -0.2 -0.2 0.0 0.4

Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery cosmetic or toilet preparations

33

0.808 134.6 131.1 131.1 131.0 -3.3 0.0 -2.6 0.0 -0.1

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

34

0.514 115.8 116.3 (r)116.2 116.0 3.3 0.1 0.4 (r)-0.1 -0.2

Miscellaneous chemical products

38

1.848 146.5 (r)146.2 (r)147.1 149.9 0.9 -0.3 (r)-0.2 (r)0.6 1.9

Composite diagnostic or laboratory reagents (Dec. 2001=100)

3822

0.406 167.4 167.3 167.3 167.3 3.2 -0.1 -0.1 0.0 0.0

Plastics and articles thereof; rubber and articles thereof

VII

5.109 (r)136.6 (r)136.8 (r)137.2 136.8 0.2 (r)0.4 0.1 (r)0.3 -0.3

Plastics and articles thereof

39

4.127 131.9 (r)132.5 (r)132.7 132.4 0.2 0.2 (r)0.5 (r)0.2 -0.2

Polymers of ethylene, in primary forms

3901

0.497 209.9 211.1 (r)213.6 210.1 4.3 1.6 0.6 (r)1.2 -1.6

Plates, sheets, films, etc., of plastic; laminated, etc. (Dec. 2015=100)

3920

0.352 96.6 97.0 97.2 97.1 -2.9 -0.2 0.4 0.2 -0.1

Articles of plastics, polymers, and resins, nes. (Dec. 2014=100)

3926

0.463 97.6 97.8 97.8 97.8 -2.3 -0.1 0.2 0.0 0.0

Rubber and articles thereof

40

0.982 (r)156.4 (r)154.7 (r)156.4 155.5 0.3 0.6 (r)-1.1 (r)1.1 -0.6

New pneumatic tires of rubber (Dec. 2013=100)

4011

0.375 92.2 (r)88.6 (r)88.7 87.7 -2.1 0.7 (r)-3.9 0.1 -1.1

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

VIII

0.332 120.0 120.4 121.1 121.2 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 69.0 69.5 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 (r)96.5 (r)95.1 (r)93.9 95.3 -1.0 (r)0.9 (r)-1.5 (r)-1.3 1.5

Woodpulp, recovered paper, and paper products

X

2.145 122.9 122.6 123.0 124.0 1.7 -0.9 -0.2 0.3 0.8

Woodpulp and recovered paper

47

0.647 130.0 129.3 130.8 134.8 11.1 -3.0 -0.5 1.2 3.1

Chemical woodpulp, soda or sulfate, except dissolving grades (Dec. 2007=100)

4703

0.298 121.9 117.3 114.3 116.4 -4.4 -1.5 -3.8 -2.6 1.8

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

48

1.117 118.9 118.6 118.5 118.3 -2.7 0.1 -0.3 -0.1 -0.2

Printed material (Dec. 2014=100)

49

0.381 100.4 100.6 100.6 100.6 0.2 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.0

Textile and textile articles

XI

1.702 120.0 119.6 119.4 119.7 -0.8 0.2 -0.3 -0.2 0.3

Cotton, including yarns and woven fabrics thereof

52

0.410 122.1 122.3 122.5 122.1 4.7 0.7 0.2 0.2 -0.3

Cotton, not carded or combed (Dec. 2006=100)

5201

0.296 141.3 143.4 143.7 143.7 10.6 0.4 1.5 0.2 0.0

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

XIII

0.868 123.1 123.0 123.1 122.9 0.2 0.0 -0.1 0.1 -0.2

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

68

0.295 101.2 101.2 101.3 101.3 1.3 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0

Glass and glassware

70

0.439 99.7 (r)99.7 99.8 99.6 0.3 0.0 (r)0.0 (r)0.1 -0.2

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

XIV

4.466 240.4 235.4 235.9 223.6 2.5 -0.3 -2.1 0.2 -5.2

Diamonds, whether or not worked, but not mounted or set (Dec. 2013=100)

7102

1.475 105.1 105.1 105.1 100.1 -5.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 -4.8

Gold (including gold plated with platinum), unwrought (Dec. 2001=100)

7108

1.539 484.6 461.2 467.6 422.7 9.9 -1.1 -4.8 1.4 -9.6

Waste and scrap of precious metals (Dec 2010=100)

7112

0.227 84.7 81.6 80.0 75.4 11.7 -1.3 -3.7 -2.0 -5.8

Base metals and articles of base metals

XV

4.992 (r)142.9 (r)142.7 (r)144.4 147.3 3.9 (r)-0.2 (r)-0.1 (r)1.2 2.0

Iron and steel

72

1.013 142.7 140.7 143.6 151.6 10.1 -0.4 -1.4 2.1 5.6

Other articles of iron and steel (Dec. 2014=100)

7326

0.329 100.0 99.9 99.9 99.9 0.1 0.0 -0.1 0.0 0.0

Copper and articles thereof

74

0.435 149.6 152.5 (r)156.8 171.6 13.6 -3.0 1.9 (r)2.8 9.4

Aluminum and articles thereof

76

0.787 103.2 103.1 106.3 106.8 3.1 0.0 -0.1 3.1 0.5

Aluminum plates, sheets and strip, over 0.2 mm thick (Dec. 2012=100)

7606

0.245 85.3 85.1 87.2 88.8 -3.7 1.1 -0.2 2.5 1.8

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

82

0.391 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Miscellaneous articles of base metal

83

0.354 147.8 147.8 147.8 147.7 -0.4 0.1 0.0 0.0 -0.1

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

XVI

29.530 (r)95.4 (r)95.2 (r)95.2 95.2 -1.0 (r)-0.1 -0.2 (r)0.0 0.0

Machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof

84

17.668 112.3 (r)112.2 (r)112.1 112.1 -0.6 -0.1 (r)-0.1 (r)-0.1 0.0

Spark-ignition internal combustion piston engines (Dec. 2013=100)

8407

0.395 101.0 102.1 102.1 102.1 1.7 0.1 1.1 0.0 0.0

Diesel & semi-diesel internal Cumbus. piston engines (Dec. 2014=100)

8408

0.555 96.9 97.1 96.9 96.7 -0.9 0.2 0.2 -0.2 -0.2

Pumps for liquids; liquid elevators; parts thereof

8413

0.753 141.7 141.5 141.5 141.9 0.2 -0.1 -0.1 0.0 0.3

Air or vacuum pumps, compressors and fans; vent & recycling hoods; parts

8414

0.604 139.7 138.6 138.4 138.2 -1.0 -0.2 -0.8 -0.1 -0.1

Centrifuges & filtering/purifying machinery and parts

8421

0.712 125.1 125.9 (r)126.6 126.3 1.0 -0.6 0.6 (r)0.6 -0.2

Self-propelled earth-moving, tamping, & road roller machines (Dec. 2012=100)

8429

0.395 109.3 109.3 109.2 109.1 0.6 0.0 0.0 -0.1 -0.1

Parts for materials handling & construc- tion machines

8431

0.843 169.5 (r)169.6 (r)169.6 169.9 -0.2 0.0 (r)0.1 0.0 0.2

Printing mach., machines ancilliary to printing; parts thereof (Dec. 2013=100)

8443

0.457 97.8 (r)98.1 97.3 98.0 -0.2 0.2 (r)0.3 (r)-0.8 0.7

Computer equipment

8471

1.597 39.2 (r)38.7 (r)38.8 38.6 -9.8 -1.0 (r)-1.3 0.3 -0.5

Machines & appliances having individual functions, n.e.s.o.i.; parts thereof

8479

0.562 130.0 129.9 129.8 129.8 -4.7 0.0 -0.1 -0.1 0.0

Taps, cocks, valves & similar appliances; parts thereof

8481

0.974 163.1 (r)163.1 (r)163.1 163.1 0.9 -0.1 (r)0.0 0.0 0.0

Electrical machinery and equipment and parts and accessories thereof

85

11.862 77.2 76.9 (r)77.0 76.9 -1.5 -0.1 -0.4 (r)0.1 -0.1

Electric motors and generators (excludes generating sets) (Dec. 2015=100)

8501

0.296 98.4 98.4 98.5 98.5 -1.5 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0

Electric generating sets and rotary converters (Dec. 2015=100)

8502

0.266 98.8 98.8 98.8 98.9 -1.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.1

Electrical apparatus for line telephony or line telegraphy; videophones; parts

8517

2.253 62.7 61.7 (r)61.6 61.5 -4.1 -0.2 -1.6 (r)-0.2 -0.2

Electrical circuit switching, protecting or connection app of 1000 volts or less

8536

0.732 114.7 114.8 114.6 114.4 0.8 0.1 0.1 -0.2 -0.2

Semiconductors; L.E.D.s; mounted crystals; parts thereof (Dec. 2013=100)

8541

0.521 91.5 91.5 (r)91.6 91.6 -1.6 0.0 0.0 (r)0.1 0.0

Electronic integrated circuits and micro assemblies; parts thereof

8542

2.428 56.7 56.6 (r)57.0 57.0 -1.2 -0.2 -0.2 (r)0.7 0.0

Vehicles, aircraft, vessels and associated transport equipment

XVII

15.160 131.5 131.9 131.8 131.7 0.6 0.1 0.3 -0.1 -0.1

Motor vehicles and their parts

87

9.195 114.4 114.8 114.7 114.5 -0.3 0.1 0.3 -0.1 -0.2

Automobiles and other motor vehicles inc minivans, 4-dr specialty vehicles

8703

3.883 108.7 108.9 108.9 108.5 -1.5 0.1 0.2 0.0 -0.4

Motor vehicles for the transport of goods

8704

1.085 132.3 (r)134.6 (r)134.6 134.5 2.5 -0.2 (r)1.7 0.0 -0.1

Parts and access of tractors, buses automobiles, trucks, spec. vehicles

8708

3.114 107.7 107.6 107.6 107.5 -1.0 0.1 -0.1 0.0 -0.1

Trailers and semi-trailers; and parts thereof (Dec. 2013=100)

8716

0.308 102.2 102.1 102.0 102.0 0.3 0.0 -0.1 -0.1 0.0

Parts, nesoi, of civil aircraft and spacecraft (exc. military)

8803

1.651 176.8 (r)177.2 177.1 177.5 1.4 0.1 (r)0.2 -0.1 0.2

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

XVIII

6.173 106.0 106.1 106.0 105.6 -1.3 0.0 0.1 -0.1 -0.4

Instruments/appliances used in medical surgical, dental, veternarian sciences

9018

1.897 95.8 95.7 95.4 95.0 -2.9 -0.1 -0.1 -0.3 -0.4

Hearing aids; artificial body parts; and orthopedic app. (Dec. 2001=100)

9021

0.657 (r)80.3 (r)80.4 (r)80.2 80.0 -9.3 (r)0.2 (r)0.1 (r)-0.2 -0.2

Instruments and apparatus for physical or chemical analysis

9027

0.652 107.2 107.3 (r)107.0 106.7 0.7 0.2 0.1 (r)-0.3 -0.3

Measuring or checking instruments, and appliances n.e.s. (Dec. 2001=100)

9031

0.417 118.9 118.9 118.9 118.9 0.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Miscellaneous manufactured articles

XX

1.558 112.4 112.5 112.5 112.4 1.2 0.1 0.1 0.0 -0.1

Furniture; stuffed furnishings; lamps and lighting fittings nesoi;

94

0.938 128.5 128.6 (r)128.6 128.3 3.3 0.2 0.1 (r)0.0 -0.2

Seats other than barber, dental and similar chairs (Dec. 2011=100)

9401

0.381 105.2 105.2 105.5 104.6 -0.5 -0.1 0.0 0.3 -0.9

Toys, games and sports equipment; parts and accessories thereof

95

0.471 89.2 89.2 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.
(r) Revised

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

 

Last Modified Date: January 12, 2017