Table 6. U.S. export price indexes and percent changes for selected categories of goods: January 2014 to January 2015
[2000=100, unless otherwise noted]
Description Harmo-
nized
system
Relative
import-
ance
Dec.
2014(1)
Index Percent change
Oct.
2014
Nov.
2014
Dec.
2014
Jan.
2015
Annual Monthly
Jan.
2014
to
Jan.
2015
Sept.
2014
to
Oct.
2014
Oct.
2014
to
Nov.
2014
Nov.
2014
to
Dec.
2014
Dec.
2014
to
Jan.
2015

Live animals; animal products

I

2.124 248.4 (r)242.8 (r)229.9 220.3 -0.9 0.1 (r)-2.3 (r)-5.3 -4.2

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

02

1.295 198.1 (r)195.6 185.6 178.5 7.9 1.2 (r)-1.3 (r)-5.1 -3.8

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

0203

0.319 119.7 (r)115.8 (r)102.4 93.9 -3.7 1.1 (r)-3.3 (r)-11.6 -8.3

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

0207

0.373 123.6 121.3 115.5 108.3 3.1 -1.0 -1.9 -4.8 -6.2

Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates

03

0.382 209.7 206.6 (r)203.8 207.3 4.3 -1.5 -1.5 -1.4 1.7

Vegetable products

II

4.165 218.3 (r)222.7 225.6 223.1 -9.3 -3.4 (r)2.0 1.3 -1.1

Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons

08

1.179 (r)190.0 (r)179.8 (r)188.8 184.8 -1.6 10.0 (r)-5.4 (r)5.0 -2.1

Cereals

10

1.121 207.3 220.3 227.7 219.5 -7.6 -5.6 6.3 3.4 -3.6

Wheat and meslin

1001

0.654 213.8 227.2 245.7 229.2 -1.2 -6.4 6.3 8.1 -6.7

Corn (maize)

1005

0.312 177.4 195.6 195.3 198.0 -9.9 -6.2 10.3 -0.2 1.4

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

12

1.451 215.4 228.3 221.8 224.9 -15.6 -12.3 6.0 -2.8 1.4

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

1201

1.079 223.4 240.9 232.8 234.4 -21.0 -14.9 7.8 -3.4 0.7

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

III

0.214 105.5 103.9 104.6 104.9 -8.5 -1.7 -1.5 0.7 0.3

Prepared foodstuffs, beverages,and tobacco

IV

3.014 161.4 (r)161.3 (r)162.5 162.2 -2.3 -1.2 (r)-0.1 (r)0.7 -0.2

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

20

0.368 117.7 117.5 117.5 118.5 3.0 0.0 -0.2 0.0 0.9

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

22

0.474 109.9 112.1 110.8 110.2 -1.6 -0.7 2.0 -1.2 -0.5

Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed

23

0.746 232.6 (r)232.0 (r)243.5 244.7 -7.1 -4.0 -0.3 (r)5.0 0.5

Mineral products

V

8.678 (r)274.1 (r)258.8 (r)236.2 194.8 -38.6 (r)-4.8 -5.6 (r)-8.7 -17.5

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

26

0.509 95.5 95.4 93.4 89.8 -4.5 -2.4 -0.1 -2.1 -3.9

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

27

7.987 (r)269.7 (r)253.5 (r)229.7 186.5 -40.9 (r)-5.0 -6.0 (r)-9.4 -18.8

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

2701

0.654 100.2 (r)100.0 (r)99.8 98.8 -12.4 -1.1 (r)-0.2 (r)-0.2 -1.0

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

2710

5.601 (r)307.8 (r)282.0 (r)247.1 194.6 -45.2 (r)-6.1 -8.4 (r)-12.4 -21.2

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

2711

0.961 - - 100.0 81.1 - - - - -18.9

Products of the chemical or allied industries

VI

10.825 (r)148.6 (r)147.4 (r)146.4 142.6 -5.2 (r)-0.8 (r)-0.8 -0.7 -2.6

Inorganic chemicals

28

0.819 (r)172.3 (r)171.6 (r)173.5 173.0 -1.1 (r)0.8 (r)-0.4 (r)1.1 -0.3

Organic chemicals

29

3.038 (r)163.4 (r)160.7 (r)154.6 142.6 -12.7 (r)-2.2 (r)-1.7 (r)-3.8 -7.8

Heterocyclic compounds with nitrogen hetero-atoms only (Dec. 2009=100)

2933

0.473 (r)86.6 (r)86.1 (r)85.5 85.2 -2.6 (r)-0.9 (r)-0.6 (r)-0.7 -0.4

Pharmaceutical products

30

2.582 114.4 113.6 114.5 112.9 -4.2 -0.9 -0.7 0.8 -1.4

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

3002

0.819 - - 100.0 98.9 - - - - -1.1

Medicaments

3004

1.465 108.6 107.7 106.8 104.6 -5.5 -1.4 -0.8 -0.8 -2.1

Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery cosmetic or toilet preparations

33

0.750 133.2 133.0 133.0 136.4 0.5 0.0 -0.2 0.0 2.6

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

34

0.479 118.1 116.9 116.8 116.8 -3.8 0.3 -1.0 -0.1 0.0

Miscellaneous chemical products

38

1.871 (r)153.2 (r)152.9 (r)154.0 151.5 -3.7 (r)0.2 -0.2 (r)0.7 -1.6

Insecticides, rodenticides, fungicides, herbicides, etc. (Dec.2014=100)

3808

0.281 - - 100.0 100.0 - - - - 0.0

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

3822

0.372 162.5 162.3 162.3 158.9 -9.6 0.1 -0.1 0.0 -2.1

Plastics and articles thereof; rubber and articles thereof

VII

5.231 (r)150.9 (r)149.4 (r)148.6 146.8 -1.7 (r)-0.1 -1.0 (r)-0.5 -1.2

Plastics and articles thereof

39

4.271 146.1 (r)144.9 (r)144.1 142.2 -1.3 0.0 (r)-0.8 (r)-0.6 -1.3

Polymers of ethylene, in primary forms

3901

0.601 266.7 268.1 (r)263.4 249.5 -0.8 0.3 0.5 (r)-1.8 -5.3

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

3926

0.417 - - 100.0 100.2 - - - - 0.2

Rubber and articles thereof

40

0.960 (r)171.4 (r)168.5 (r)167.3 166.1 -3.6 (r)-0.1 (r)-1.7 (r)-0.7 -0.7

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

4011

0.381 (r)98.2 (r)97.8 (r)97.2 96.7 -1.4 (r)-0.4 (r)-0.4 (r)-0.6 -0.5

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

VIII

0.446 (r)159.9 (r)157.8 (r)153.0 149.8 -1.3 (r)-0.9 (r)-1.3 (r)-3.0 -2.1

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

41

0.280 - - 100.0 97.1 - - - - -2.9

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

IX

0.617 - - 100.0 101.0 - - - - 1.0

Woodpulp, recovered paper, and paper products

X

2.223 125.8 125.6 (r)126.0 124.8 1.1 0.4 -0.2 (r)0.3 -1.0

Woodpulp and recovered paper

47

0.634 129.2 129.0 (r)129.7 127.3 -0.2 -0.5 -0.2 0.5 -1.9

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

4703

0.329 121.8 122.7 (r)123.4 121.7 4.6 -0.3 0.7 (r)0.6 -1.4

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

48

1.190 125.0 124.7 124.9 124.0 1.6 0.9 -0.2 0.2 -0.7

Printed material (Dec. 2014=100)

49

0.399 - - 100.0 100.3 - - - - 0.3

Textile and textile articles

XI

1.769 (r)127.3 (r)125.8 (r)124.6 123.6 -8.4 (r)-1.2 (r)-1.2 (r)-1.0 -0.8

Cotton, including yarns and woven fabrics thereof

52

0.453 (r)128.2 (r)124.7 (r)121.4 119.6 -20.8 (r)-2.5 (r)-2.7 (r)-2.6 -1.5

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

5201

0.321 (r)136.7 (r)132.2 (r)130.9 128.5 -23.8 (r)-2.4 (r)-3.3 (r)-1.0 -1.8

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

XIII

0.786 120.0 120.1 120.3 122.6 3.3 -0.1 0.1 0.2 1.9

Glass and glassware

70

0.411 98.4 98.5 98.9 99.7 2.0 -0.2 0.1 0.4 0.8

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

XIV

4.684 241.6 235.8 236.7 236.2 -1.1 -2.6 -2.4 0.4 -0.2

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

7102

1.450 109.4 109.4 106.3 106.3 2.8 -0.3 0.0 -2.8 0.0

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

7108

1.888 438.3 417.9 433.8 438.0 -0.9 -4.3 -4.7 3.8 1.0

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

7112

0.242 91.0 87.5 89.5 87.9 -5.1 -5.8 -3.8 2.3 -1.8

Base metals and articles of base metals

XV

5.296 162.5 (r)161.0 (r)159.9 158.0 -5.3 -0.6 (r)-0.9 (r)-0.7 -1.2

Iron and steel

72

1.296 (r)189.4 (r)183.4 (r)178.9 178.8 -6.1 (r)2.5 (r)-3.2 (r)-2.5 -0.1

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

7326

0.296 - - 100.0 100.0 - - - - 0.0

Copper and articles thereof

74

0.533 206.0 206.5 (r)201.8 194.2 -18.6 -8.4 0.2 (r)-2.3 -3.8

Aluminum and articles thereof

76

0.918 124.5 124.6 124.7 120.7 0.1 -1.2 0.1 0.1 -3.2

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

7606

0.271 99.0 100.0 99.6 97.7 -0.8 -0.1 1.0 -0.4 -1.9

Miscellaneous articles of base metal

83

0.322 147.1 147.1 147.1 147.7 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4

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

XVI

28.220 97.3 97.2 97.2 97.3 0.3 0.0 -0.1 0.0 0.1

Machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof

84

16.903 113.3 113.3 113.1 113.4 1.4 0.4 0.0 -0.2 0.3

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

8407

0.417 101.2 101.3 101.3 101.3 1.3 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0

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

8408

0.461 - - 100.0 100.1 - - - - 0.1

Parts for spark-ignition and diesel internal combustion piston engines

8409

0.417 135.3 135.5 135.4 136.0 1.0 -0.2 0.1 -0.1 0.4

Turbojets, turbopropellers and other gas turbines, and parts thereof

8411

2.863 174.9 175.0 175.0 175.3 7.2 2.4 0.1 0.0 0.2

Pumps for liquids; liquid elevators; parts thereof

8413

0.705 140.0 140.2 140.2 139.1 0.1 -0.1 0.1 0.0 -0.8

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

8414

0.589 140.9 141.1 140.5 140.6 2.1 0.2 0.1 -0.4 0.1

Centrifuges & filtering/purifying machinery and parts

8421

0.614 125.4 125.3 125.1 125.0 -0.3 -0.2 -0.1 -0.2 -0.1

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

8429

0.404 105.0 105.4 105.7 107.6 3.9 0.4 0.4 0.3 1.8

Parts for materials handling & construc- tion machines

8431

0.836 170.6 (r)170.3 (r)170.0 169.8 -0.8 -0.1 (r)-0.2 (r)-0.2 -0.1

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

8443

0.454 101.9 102.2 (r)101.0 101.1 1.9 -0.2 0.3 (r)-1.2 0.1

Computer equipment

8471

1.791 47.5 47.0 46.4 46.3 -4.7 0.2 -1.1 -1.3 -0.2

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

8479

0.509 135.1 135.2 135.1 135.2 0.1 0.0 0.1 -0.1 0.1

Taps, cocks, valves & similar appliances; parts thereof

8481

0.850 159.4 159.4 (r)159.5 161.5 2.3 0.3 0.0 0.1 1.3

Parts for transmitting power (Dec. 2012=100)

8483

0.404 100.7 100.7 104.3 104.4 4.5 0.0 0.0 3.6 0.1

Electrical machinery and equipment and parts and accessories thereof

85

11.317 79.9 79.8 (r)79.9 79.8 -1.4 -0.6 -0.1 (r)0.1 -0.1

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

8517

2.064 65.9 65.7 65.7 65.6 -4.0 -0.9 -0.3 0.0 -0.2

Electrical circuit switching, protecting or connection app not > 1000 volt

8536

0.652 (r)113.6 (r)113.5 (r)113.4 112.6 -2.3 (r)-3.0 -0.1 -0.1 -0.7

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

8541

0.440 93.5 93.5 (r)95.8 93.7 -1.6 0.3 0.0 (r)2.5 -2.2

Electronic integrated circuits and micro assemblies; parts thereof

8542

2.315 57.8 57.6 57.8 58.0 -2.2 -1.2 -0.3 0.3 0.3

Vehicles, aircraft, vessels and associated transport equipment

XVII

14.099 130.1 130.1 130.2 130.4 1.0 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.2

Motor vehicles and their parts

87

8.819 115.3 (r)115.2 115.2 115.1 0.3 0.2 (r)-0.1 (r)0.0 -0.1

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

8703

3.443 111.2 111.2 111.2 110.5 -0.2 0.4 0.0 0.0 -0.6

Motor vehicles for the transport of goods

8704

1.164 130.6 130.7 130.6 130.4 1.2 0.7 0.1 -0.1 -0.2

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

8708

3.074 109.7 109.7 (r)109.6 109.6 -0.2 -0.1 0.0 (r)-0.1 0.0

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

8716

0.292 100.5 100.5 100.5 100.6 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1

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

8803

1.334 (r)168.0 168.0 (r)168.8 170.3 2.2 -0.2 (r)0.0 (r)0.5 0.9

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

XVIII

6.043 107.8 107.6 107.6 107.4 0.0 -0.2 -0.2 0.0 -0.2

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

9018

1.788 101.4 100.9 100.8 100.1 -0.9 -0.1 -0.5 -0.1 -0.7

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

9021

0.671 87.9 87.9 87.8 87.3 -3.2 -0.5 0.0 -0.1 -0.6

Instruments and apparatus for physical or chemical analysis

9027

0.598 (r)106.0 (r)105.5 (r)105.5 106.2 -0.1 (r)-0.1 -0.5 (r)0.0 0.7

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

9031

0.382 118.3 118.0 (r)117.8 116.5 2.4 -0.3 -0.3 (r)-0.2 -1.1

Miscellaneous manufactured articles

XX

1.440 111.2 (r)110.7 110.8 110.9 0.5 0.5 -0.4 (r)0.1 0.1

Furniture; stuffed furnishings; lamps and lighting fittings nesoi;

94

0.816 (r)123.3 (r)122.4 122.5 122.7 1.0 (r)1.0 -0.7 (r)0.1 0.2

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

9401

0.321 101.0 101.2 101.5 101.7 1.4 0.5 0.2 0.3 0.2

Toys, games and sports equipment; parts and accessories thereof

95

0.466 89.6 89.6 (r)89.6 89.7 0.0 0.1 0.0 (r)0.0 0.1

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

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

 

Last Modified Date: February 13, 2015