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: September 2013 to September 2014
[2000=100, unless otherwise noted]
Description Harmo-
nized
system
Relative
import-
ance
Aug.
2014(1)
Index Percent change
Aug.
2014
Sept.
2014
Annual Monthly
Sept.
2013
to
Sept.
2014
May
2014
to
June
2014
June
2014
to
July
2014
July
2014
to
Aug.
2014
Aug.
2014
to
Sept.
2014

Live animals; animal products

I

2.301 253.3 254.2 15.7 -1.2 4.0 0.6 0.4

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

02

1.391 200.2 194.9 16.0 1.2 5.3 0.6 -2.6

Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates

03

0.372 212.1 213.8 10.0 -1.6 3.3 2.6 0.8

Vegetable products

II

4.300 229.0 226.8 -9.2 -2.9 -3.9 -5.6 -1.0

Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons

08

1.054 163.6 174.6 10.5 -4.8 -3.5 -2.6 6.7

Cereals

10

1.029 225.7 219.6 -16.8 -8.7 -3.9 -4.8 -2.7

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

12

1.789 258.3 245.5 -12.9 1.1 -4.6 -7.9 -5.0

Animal or vegetable fats and oils (Dec. 2009=100)

III

0.247 112.4 107.3 -12.3 -1.0 -1.3 -2.0 -4.5

Prepared foodstuffs, beverages,and tobacco

IV

2.864 163.9 164.0 -1.8 -0.2 -1.4 -2.0 0.1

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

20

0.351 118.1 117.7 4.3 0.0 -0.8 0.0 -0.3

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

22

0.485 110.9 110.7 -2.1 -0.8 0.1 0.1 -0.2

Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed

23

0.670 244.0 245.5 -9.0 -0.8 -5.4 -7.7 0.6

Mineral products

V

9.352 289.1 287.6 -5.7 -1.7 0.3 -2.6 -0.5

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

26

0.464 99.2 98.9 9.8 1.6 1.7 2.7 -0.3

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

27

8.705 284.9 283.4 -6.6 -1.9 0.3 -2.9 -0.5

Products of the chemical or allied industries

VI

10.910 150.5 150.1 -1.6 0.5 0.6 -0.1 -0.3

Inorganic chemicals

28

0.875 170.7 171.8 -4.8 -0.8 -0.6 0.0 0.6

Organic chemicals

29

3.252 169.4 167.7 1.3 0.3 4.0 -0.1 -1.0

Pharmaceutical products

30

2.594 116.0 115.5 -4.1 0.3 0.2 0.0 -0.4

Fertilizers (Dec. 2012=100)

31

0.311 86.5 86.4 -1.9 -0.5 1.4 0.7 -0.1

Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery cosmetic or toilet preparations

33

0.710 133.6 133.1 -1.5 -0.1 0.1 0.0 -0.4

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

34

0.450 116.4 116.1 -4.0 0.4 -3.6 0.2 -0.3

Miscellaneous chemical products

38

1.745 152.0 153.4 -0.7 2.3 -2.6 -0.6 0.9

Plastics and articles thereof; rubber and articles thereof

VII

5.245 151.3 151.1 1.4 -0.1 -0.1 0.7 -0.1

Plastics and articles thereof

39

4.263 146.1 146.2 2.0 -0.1 0.0 0.6 0.1

Rubber and articles thereof

40

0.982 173.1 171.8 -1.4 -0.2 -0.7 0.6 -0.8

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

VIII

0.462 163.1 164.8 16.1 0.3 1.4 1.0 1.0

Woodpulp, recovered paper, and paper products

X

2.315 126.4 124.9 2.0 -1.0 1.3 0.8 -1.2

Woodpulp and recovered paper

47

0.698 131.9 129.8 2.9 -2.8 2.6 1.4 -1.6

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

48

1.190 125.5 123.9 2.4 -0.1 1.1 0.6 -1.3

Textile and textile articles

XI

1.861 129.6 128.8 -2.7 -2.1 -0.9 -1.3 -0.6

Cotton, including yarns and woven fabrics thereof

52

0.550 134.6 131.4 -11.9 -6.6 -3.2 -4.0 -2.4

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

XIII

0.747 120.1 120.1 1.5 0.0 0.0 -0.1 0.0

Glass and glassware

70

0.383 98.6 98.6 1.1 -0.1 0.0 -0.1 0.0

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

XIV

4.479 251.3 248.1 -0.1 -2.0 2.7 -0.4 -1.3

Base metals and articles of base metals

XV

5.352 165.0 164.3 0.1 -0.1 1.0 0.1 -0.4

Iron and steel

72

1.432 191.5 189.1 3.0 -0.7 -0.8 0.7 -1.3

Copper and articles thereof

74

0.608 229.7 226.5 -3.6 0.5 3.1 -0.9 -1.4

Aluminum and articles thereof

76

0.877 126.1 126.0 3.9 0.3 3.5 1.7 -0.1

Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof

82

0.401 138.0 136.3 2.5 -0.1 0.6 -1.0 -1.2

Miscellaneous articles of base metal

83

0.313 147.1 147.1 -0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

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

XVI

27.888 97.3 97.3 0.2 0.0 -0.3 0.0 0.0

Machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof

84

16.855 112.6 112.7 1.1 -0.1 -0.2 -0.1 0.1

Electrical machinery and equipment and parts and accessories thereof

85

11.033 80.7 80.7 -1.1 0.0 -0.5 0.1 0.0

Vehicles, aircraft, vessels and associated transport equipment

XVII

13.516 130.0 130.0 1.3 0.1 0.1 -0.1 0.0

Motor vehicles and their parts

87

8.794 115.1 115.1 1.1 0.1 0.1 -0.2 0.0

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

XVIII

6.050 108.0 108.1 0.9 0.0 -0.1 0.4 0.1

Miscellaneous manufactured articles

XX

1.427 111.0 110.6 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.5 -0.4

Furniture; stuffed furnishings; lamps and lighting fittings nesoi;

94

0.795 123.0 122.1 0.5 0.1 0.0 1.0 -0.7

Toys, games and sports equipment; parts and accessories thereof

95

0.479 89.5 89.5 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Footnotes
(1) Relative importance figures are based on 2012 trade values.

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

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