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: February 2014 to February 2015
[2000=100, unless otherwise noted]
Description Harmo-
nized
system
Relative
import-
ance
Jan.
2015(1)
Index Percent change
Jan.
2015
Feb.
2015
Annual Monthly
Feb.
2014
to
Feb.
2015
Oct.
2014
to
Nov.
2014
Nov.
2014
to
Dec.
2014
Dec.
2014
to
Jan.
2015
Jan.
2015
to
Feb.
2015

Live animals; animal products

I

2.082 221.2 215.6 -5.0 -2.3 -4.6 -4.5 -2.5

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

02

1.260 177.4 173.5 3.6 -1.3 -5.1 -4.4 -2.2

Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates

03

0.410 215.0 213.8 5.0 -1.5 2.4 1.6 -0.6

Vegetable products

II

4.193 223.0 215.8 -12.6 2.0 1.2 -1.0 -3.2

Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons

08

1.174 184.6 182.3 -4.7 -5.4 4.4 -1.7 -1.2

Cereals

10

1.101 219.8 207.5 -14.2 6.3 3.4 -3.5 -5.6

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

12

1.498 224.9 215.6 -19.5 6.0 -2.8 1.4 -4.1

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

III

0.219 104.9 97.0 -12.8 -1.5 0.7 0.3 -7.5

Prepared foodstuffs, beverages,and tobacco

IV

3.066 162.3 161.8 -3.1 -0.1 0.7 -0.1 -0.3

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

20

0.400 118.5 118.4 3.1 -0.2 0.0 0.9 -0.1

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

22

0.508 110.2 110.3 -0.3 2.0 -1.2 -0.5 0.1

Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed

23

0.808 244.7 244.0 -11.5 -0.3 5.0 0.5 -0.3

Mineral products

V

7.411 198.0 204.1 -38.6 -5.6 -8.7 -16.2 3.1

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

26

0.498 89.8 88.7 -4.4 -0.1 -2.1 -3.9 -1.2

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

27

6.726 189.9 196.7 -40.7 -6.0 -9.4 -17.3 3.6

Products of the chemical or allied industries

VI

10.818 143.6 142.7 -4.5 -0.7 -0.7 -1.9 -0.6

Inorganic chemicals

28

0.832 173.0 174.0 -1.0 -0.4 1.1 -0.3 0.6

Organic chemicals

29

2.919 145.8 144.5 -11.2 -1.7 -3.8 -5.7 -0.9

Pharmaceutical products

30

2.608 113.5 111.4 -3.5 -0.6 0.9 -1.0 -1.9

Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery cosmetic or toilet preparations

33

0.783 136.3 135.9 2.0 -0.2 0.0 2.5 -0.3

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

34

0.489 117.1 113.7 -6.3 -0.8 0.0 -0.1 -2.9

Miscellaneous chemical products

38

1.875 151.6 152.8 -2.7 -0.1 0.7 -1.6 0.8

Plastics and articles thereof; rubber and articles thereof

VII

5.255 146.6 144.2 -3.8 -1.0 -0.6 -1.3 -1.6

Plastics and articles thereof

39

4.284 141.9 139.8 -3.5 -0.8 -0.6 -1.5 -1.5

Rubber and articles thereof

40

0.971 166.1 162.9 -5.3 -1.7 -0.7 -0.7 -1.9

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

VIII

0.445 150.0 148.7 -3.3 -1.3 -3.0 -2.0 -0.9

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

41

0.276 97.1 96.4 - - - -2.9 -0.7

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

IX

0.635 101.0 100.5 - - - 1.0 -0.5

Woodpulp, recovered paper, and paper products

X

2.244 124.9 123.4 -1.7 -0.2 0.3 -0.9 -1.2

Woodpulp and recovered paper

47

0.634 127.3 122.6 -6.3 -0.2 0.5 -1.9 -3.7

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

48

1.202 124.0 123.7 -0.2 -0.2 0.2 -0.7 -0.2

Printed material (Dec. 2014=100)

49

0.408 100.3 100.3 - - - 0.3 0.0

Textile and textile articles

XI

1.788 123.6 122.9 -9.6 -1.3 -0.8 -0.9 -0.6

Cotton, including yarns and woven fabrics thereof

52

0.455 119.8 117.7 -23.6 -3.0 -2.2 -1.5 -1.8

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

XIII

0.814 122.4 122.4 2.7 0.1 0.2 1.7 0.0

Glass and glassware

70

0.421 99.4 99.4 1.6 0.1 0.4 0.5 0.0

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

XIV

4.762 236.2 240.6 -0.6 -2.4 0.4 -0.2 1.9

Base metals and articles of base metals

XV

5.330 157.9 154.5 -6.6 -0.9 -0.7 -1.3 -2.2

Iron and steel

72

1.320 178.9 167.2 -10.3 -3.2 -2.4 -0.1 -6.5

Copper and articles thereof

74

0.518 192.7 182.9 -21.4 0.2 -2.3 -4.5 -5.1

Aluminum and articles thereof

76

0.905 120.7 119.5 -2.0 0.1 0.1 -3.2 -1.0

Miscellaneous articles of base metal

83

0.329 147.7 147.7 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.4 0.0

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

XVI

28.820 97.5 97.5 0.3 -0.1 0.1 0.2 0.0

Machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof

84

17.273 113.5 113.8 1.3 -0.1 -0.1 0.4 0.3

Electrical machinery and equipment and parts and accessories thereof

85

11.547 80.1 79.9 -1.2 0.0 0.3 0.0 -0.2

Vehicles, aircraft, vessels and associated transport equipment

XVII

14.376 130.4 130.3 0.9 0.0 0.1 0.2 -0.1

Motor vehicles and their parts

87

8.970 115.0 114.7 0.1 -0.1 0.0 -0.2 -0.3

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

XVIII

6.147 107.4 107.4 0.0 -0.2 0.0 -0.2 0.0

Miscellaneous manufactured articles

XX

1.468 110.9 111.3 0.8 -0.4 0.1 0.1 0.4

Furniture; stuffed furnishings; lamps and lighting fittings nesoi;

94

0.832 122.7 123.3 1.5 -0.7 0.1 0.2 0.5

Toys, games and sports equipment; parts and accessories thereof

95

0.475 89.7 89.8 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1

Footnotes
(1) Relative importance figures are based on 2013 trade values.

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

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