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 2015 to January 2016 [2000=100, unless otherwise noted]
Description Harmo-
nized
system
Relative
import-
ance
Dec.
2015(1)
Index Percent change
Dec.
2015
Jan.
2016
Annual Monthly
Jan.
2015
to
Jan.
2016
Sept.
2015
to
Oct.
2015
Oct.
2015
to
Nov.
2015
Nov.
2015
to
Dec.
2015
Dec.
2015
to
Jan.
2016

Live animals; animal products

I

1.700 181.7 178.5 -19.2 -1.9 0.1 -1.4 -1.8

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

02

0.975 139.0 135.4 -23.8 -2.9 -0.4 -1.4 -2.6

Vegetable products

II

4.393 196.4 194.0 -13.0 2.0 -0.8 -1.8 -1.2

Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons

08

1.026 170.1 170.4 -7.6 2.3 0.3 -2.9 0.2

Cereals

10

1.307 185.4 178.9 -18.6 7.9 -1.3 -4.1 -3.5

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

12

1.529 188.8 185.8 -17.4 0.1 -2.9 0.4 -1.6

Prepared foodstuffs, beverages,and tobacco

IV

2.977 148.3 146.6 -9.3 -0.9 -0.4 -0.5 -1.1

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

20

0.404 119.6 120.3 1.5 0.3 0.2 0.7 0.6

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

22

0.557 106.1 104.5 -5.2 0.0 -0.7 -1.3 -1.5

Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed

23

0.698 198.9 194.2 -19.4 -3.6 -1.3 -0.7 -2.4

Mineral products

V

6.329 154.5 145.1 -26.7 -2.3 -4.0 -9.0 -6.1

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

26

0.448 70.2 72.3 -19.5 -3.8 -1.9 -2.6 3.0

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

27

5.683 147.3 137.0 -27.9 -2.2 -4.2 -9.7 -7.0

Products of the chemical or allied industries

VI

11.029 138.5 137.5 -5.0 -0.4 -0.5 -0.6 -0.7

Inorganic chemicals

28

0.971 183.8 184.1 3.7 -0.4 -0.1 0.3 0.2

Organic chemicals

29

2.523 135.2 132.1 -11.3 -1.1 -0.9 -0.6 -2.3

Pharmaceutical products

30

2.998 109.2 108.8 -4.1 -0.2 0.2 -1.1 -0.4

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

32

0.556 100.0 99.3 - - - - -0.7

Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery cosmetic or toilet preparations

33

0.844 135.5 134.0 -1.7 -0.1 0.1 0.0 -1.1

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

34

0.502 112.3 116.0 -0.9 -0.5 0.3 -0.4 3.3

Miscellaneous chemical products

38

1.884 148.4 147.6 -3.0 -0.3 -0.7 -1.1 -0.5

Plastics and articles thereof; rubber and articles thereof

VII

5.135 136.5 136.1 -7.0 -1.3 -1.4 -0.4 -0.3

Plastics and articles thereof

39

4.150 132.1 131.5 -7.2 -1.5 -1.6 -0.4 -0.5

Rubber and articles thereof

40

0.985 155.2 156.0 -6.1 -0.5 -0.6 -0.6 0.5

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

VIII

0.334 120.6 118.6 -21.0 -2.9 -3.4 0.0 -1.7

Raw hides and skins other than furskins and leather (Dec.2014=100)

41

0.181 68.9 66.5 -31.7 -4.8 -5.2 -0.4 -3.5

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

IX

0.662 96.4 96.7 -3.5 0.6 1.1 0.9 0.3

Woodpulp, recovered paper, and paper products

X

2.149 121.9 120.9 -3.2 0.0 -0.7 -0.6 -0.8

Woodpulp and recovered paper

47

0.607 121.3 119.6 -6.0 -0.3 -2.8 -1.3 -1.4

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

48

1.159 121.6 120.6 -2.7 0.0 0.2 -0.8 -0.8

Printed material (Dec. 2014=100)

49

0.384 100.4 100.4 0.1 0.6 0.1 1.2 0.0

Textile and textile articles

XI

1.737 120.6 120.1 -3.3 -0.7 -0.7 0.4 -0.4

Cotton, including yarns and woven fabrics thereof

52

0.392 116.1 114.2 -6.4 -1.3 -1.2 0.0 -1.6

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

XIII

0.874 122.6 122.9 0.4 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.2

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

68

0.294 100.0 100.5 - - - - 0.5

Glass and glassware

70

0.441 99.3 99.4 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1

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

XIV

4.174 218.2 219.7 -7.0 0.4 -1.4 -2.5 0.7

Base metals and articles of base metals

XV

4.954 141.8 141.5 -10.3 -0.6 -1.6 -1.3 -0.2

Iron and steel

72

0.986 137.5 136.6 -23.4 -1.9 -4.1 -2.8 -0.7

Copper and articles thereof

74

0.426 151.1 144.8 -24.9 -0.3 -3.4 -6.3 -4.2

Aluminum and articles thereof

76

0.779 103.6 103.4 -14.3 -0.7 -2.7 0.0 -0.2

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

82

0.398 100.0 100.2 - - - - 0.2

Miscellaneous articles of base metal

83

0.361 148.3 148.2 0.3 0.0 0.0 -0.2 -0.1

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

XVI

30.143 96.2 95.9 -1.6 -0.2 -0.1 -0.2 -0.3

Machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof

84

17.967 112.9 112.4 -1.1 0.0 -0.1 -0.2 -0.4

Electrical machinery and equipment and parts and accessories thereof

85

12.176 78.2 78.0 -2.5 -0.3 -0.1 -0.3 -0.3

Vehicles, aircraft, vessels and associated transport equipment

XVII

15.217 130.9 131.0 0.5 -0.1 -0.1 -0.1 0.1

Motor vehicles and their parts

87

9.301 114.8 114.8 -0.3 0.0 -0.1 -0.1 0.0

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

XVIII

6.303 107.1 107.4 -0.1 -0.1 0.1 -0.2 0.3

Miscellaneous manufactured articles

XX

1.554 111.1 111.1 0.2 0.5 -0.6 0.2 0.0

Furniture; stuffed furnishings; lamps and lighting fittings nesoi;

94

0.916 124.2 124.4 1.4 0.6 -0.6 0.2 0.2

Toys, games and sports equipment; parts and accessories thereof

95

0.480 90.1 90.1 0.4 0.3 0.0 0.3 0.0

Footnotes
(1) Relative importance figures are based on 2014 trade values.

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

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