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
Nov.
2014
Dec.
2014
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

2.082 242.8 (r)231.6 (r)221.2 215.6 -5.0 -2.3 (r)-4.6 (r)-4.5 -2.5

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

02

1.260 195.6 185.6 (r)177.4 173.5 3.6 -1.3 -5.1 (r)-4.4 -2.2

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

0203

0.298 115.8 102.4 93.9 95.4 -2.9 -3.3 -11.6 -8.3 1.6

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

0207

0.356 121.3 115.5 108.3 100.0 -5.6 -1.9 -4.8 -6.2 -7.7

Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates

03

0.410 206.6 (r)211.6 (r)215.0 213.8 5.0 -1.5 (r)2.4 (r)1.6 -0.6

Vegetable products

II

4.193 222.7 (r)225.3 (r)223.0 215.8 -12.6 2.0 (r)1.2 (r)-1.0 -3.2

Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons

08

1.174 179.8 (r)187.8 (r)184.6 182.3 -4.7 -5.4 (r)4.4 (r)-1.7 -1.2

Cereals

10

1.101 220.3 227.7 (r)219.8 207.5 -14.2 6.3 3.4 (r)-3.5 -5.6

Wheat and meslin

1001

0.621 227.2 245.7 229.2 211.9 -9.3 6.3 8.1 -6.7 -7.5

Corn (maize)

1005

0.321 195.6 195.3 (r)197.4 191.0 -16.1 10.3 -0.2 (r)1.1 -3.2

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

12

1.498 228.3 221.8 224.9 215.6 -19.5 6.0 -2.8 1.4 -4.1

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

1201

1.106 240.9 232.8 234.4 221.3 -25.6 7.8 -3.4 0.7 -5.6

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

III

0.219 103.9 104.6 104.9 97.0 -12.8 -1.5 0.7 0.3 -7.5

Prepared foodstuffs, beverages,and tobacco

IV

3.066 161.3 162.5 (r)162.3 161.8 -3.1 -0.1 0.7 (r)-0.1 -0.3

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

20

0.400 117.5 117.5 118.5 118.4 3.1 -0.2 0.0 0.9 -0.1

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

22

0.508 112.1 110.8 110.2 110.3 -0.3 2.0 -1.2 -0.5 0.1

Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed

23

0.808 232.0 243.5 244.7 244.0 -11.5 -0.3 5.0 0.5 -0.3

Mineral products

V

7.411 258.8 236.2 (r)198.0 204.1 -38.6 -5.6 -8.7 (r)-16.2 3.1

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

26

0.498 95.4 93.4 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

6.726 253.5 229.7 (r)189.9 196.7 -40.7 -6.0 -9.4 (r)-17.3 3.6

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

2701

0.660 100.0 99.8 (r)98.7 94.9 -15.0 -0.2 -0.2 (r)-1.1 -3.9

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

2710

4.572 282.0 247.1 (r)198.0 214.0 -40.8 -8.4 -12.4 (r)-19.9 8.1

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

2711

0.794 - 100.0 81.1 72.5 - - - -18.9 -10.6

Products of the chemical or allied industries

VI

10.818 (r)147.5 146.4 (r)143.6 142.7 -4.5 (r)-0.7 -0.7 (r)-1.9 -0.6

Inorganic chemicals

28

0.832 171.6 173.5 173.0 174.0 -1.0 -0.4 1.1 -0.3 0.6

Organic chemicals

29

2.919 160.7 154.6 (r)145.8 144.5 -11.2 -1.7 -3.8 (r)-5.7 -0.9

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

2933

0.529 86.1 85.5 (r)93.9 92.0 5.3 -0.6 -0.7 (r)9.8 -2.0

Pharmaceutical products

30

2.608 (r)113.7 (r)114.7 (r)113.5 111.4 -3.5 (r)-0.6 (r)0.9 (r)-1.0 -1.9

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

3002

0.814 - 100.0 (r)97.2 96.7 - - - (r)-2.8 -0.5

Medicaments

3004

1.487 107.7 (r)106.9 (r)106.3 103.1 -6.5 -0.8 (r)-0.7 (r)-0.6 -3.0

Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery cosmetic or toilet preparations

33

0.783 133.0 133.0 (r)136.3 135.9 2.0 -0.2 0.0 (r)2.5 -0.3

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

34

0.489 (r)117.2 (r)117.2 (r)117.1 113.7 -6.3 (r)-0.8 (r)0.0 (r)-0.1 -2.9

Miscellaneous chemical products

38

1.875 (r)153.0 (r)154.1 (r)151.6 152.8 -2.7 (r)-0.1 0.7 -1.6 0.8

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

3808

0.287 - 100.0 100.0 102.0 - - - 0.0 2.0

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

3822

0.371 162.3 162.3 158.9 161.2 -7.2 -0.1 0.0 -2.1 1.4

Plastics and articles thereof; rubber and articles thereof

VII

5.255 149.4 (r)148.5 (r)146.6 144.2 -3.8 -1.0 (r)-0.6 (r)-1.3 -1.6

Plastics and articles thereof

39

4.284 144.9 (r)144.0 (r)141.9 139.8 -3.5 -0.8 -0.6 (r)-1.5 -1.5

Polymers of ethylene, in primary forms

3901

0.568 268.1 (r)261.6 (r)244.8 238.5 -6.5 0.5 (r)-2.4 (r)-6.4 -2.6

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

3926

0.426 - 100.0 100.2 100.2 - - - 0.2 0.0

Rubber and articles thereof

40

0.971 168.5 167.3 166.1 162.9 -5.3 -1.7 -0.7 -0.7 -1.9

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

4011

0.386 97.8 97.2 96.7 96.2 -1.1 -0.4 -0.6 -0.5 -0.5

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

VIII

0.445 157.8 153.0 (r)150.0 148.7 -3.3 -1.3 -3.0 (r)-2.0 -0.9

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

41

0.276 - 100.0 97.1 96.4 - - - -2.9 -0.7

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

IX

0.635 - 100.0 101.0 100.5 - - - 1.0 -0.5

Woodpulp, recovered paper, and paper products

X

2.244 125.6 126.0 (r)124.9 123.4 -1.7 -0.2 0.3 (r)-0.9 -1.2

Woodpulp and recovered paper

47

0.634 129.0 129.7 127.3 122.6 -6.3 -0.2 0.5 -1.9 -3.7

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

4703

0.331 122.7 123.4 (r)121.8 120.6 2.6 0.7 0.6 (r)-1.3 -1.0

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

48

1.202 124.7 124.9 124.0 123.7 -0.2 -0.2 0.2 -0.7 -0.2

Printed material (Dec. 2014=100)

49

0.408 - 100.0 100.3 100.3 - - - 0.3 0.0

Textile and textile articles

XI

1.788 (r)125.7 (r)124.7 123.6 122.9 -9.6 (r)-1.3 (r)-0.8 (r)-0.9 -0.6

Cotton, including yarns and woven fabrics thereof

52

0.455 (r)124.3 (r)121.6 (r)119.8 117.7 -23.6 (r)-3.0 (r)-2.2 -1.5 -1.8

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

5201

0.321 132.2 130.9 128.5 126.7 -26.6 -3.3 -1.0 -1.8 -1.4

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

XIII

0.814 120.1 120.3 (r)122.4 122.4 2.7 0.1 0.2 (r)1.7 0.0

Glass and glassware

70

0.421 98.5 98.9 (r)99.4 99.4 1.6 0.1 0.4 (r)0.5 0.0

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

XIV

4.762 235.8 236.7 236.2 240.6 -0.6 -2.4 0.4 -0.2 1.9

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

7102

1.477 109.4 106.3 106.3 106.3 1.2 0.0 -2.8 0.0 0.0

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

7108

1.942 417.9 433.8 438.0 455.8 1.2 -4.7 3.8 1.0 4.1

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

7112

0.242 87.5 (r)89.6 87.9 88.8 -6.2 -3.8 (r)2.4 (r)-1.9 1.0

Base metals and articles of base metals

XV

5.330 161.0 159.9 (r)157.9 154.5 -6.6 -0.9 -0.7 (r)-1.3 -2.2

Iron and steel

72

1.320 183.4 (r)179.0 (r)178.9 167.2 -10.3 -3.2 (r)-2.4 -0.1 -6.5

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

7326

0.301 - 100.0 100.0 100.0 - - - 0.0 0.0

Copper and articles thereof

74

0.518 206.5 201.8 (r)192.7 182.9 -21.4 0.2 -2.3 (r)-4.5 -5.1

Aluminum and articles thereof

76

0.905 124.6 124.7 120.7 119.5 -2.0 0.1 0.1 -3.2 -1.0

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

7606

0.271 100.0 99.6 97.7 98.2 -1.2 1.0 -0.4 -1.9 0.5

Miscellaneous articles of base metal

83

0.329 147.1 147.1 147.7 147.7 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.4 0.0

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

XVI

28.820 97.2 (r)97.3 (r)97.5 97.5 0.3 -0.1 (r)0.1 (r)0.2 0.0

Machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof

84

17.273 (r)113.2 113.1 (r)113.5 113.8 1.3 (r)-0.1 (r)-0.1 (r)0.4 0.3

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

8407

0.428 101.3 (r)101.4 (r)101.4 101.4 1.4 0.1 (r)0.1 0.0 0.0

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

8408

0.473 - 100.0 100.1 99.0 - - - 0.1 -1.1

Parts for spark-ignition and diesel internal combustion piston engines

8409

0.429 135.5 135.4 136.0 135.8 1.0 0.1 -0.1 0.4 -0.1

Turbojets, turbopropellers and other gas turbines, and parts thereof

8411

2.958 175.0 175.0 (r)176.4 179.9 6.8 0.1 0.0 (r)0.8 2.0

Pumps for liquids; liquid elevators; parts thereof

8413

0.716 140.2 140.2 139.1 139.1 0.0 0.1 0.0 -0.8 0.0

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

8414

0.602 141.1 (r)140.4 (r)140.2 140.3 1.4 0.1 (r)-0.5 (r)-0.1 0.1

Centrifuges & filtering/purifying machinery and parts

8421

0.629 125.3 125.1 125.0 125.3 -0.2 -0.1 -0.2 -0.1 0.2

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

8429

0.421 105.4 (r)105.9 (r)107.7 107.6 3.9 0.4 (r)0.5 (r)1.7 -0.1

Parts for materials handling & construc- tion machines

8431

0.856 170.3 170.0 169.8 169.5 -0.3 -0.2 -0.2 -0.1 -0.2

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

8443

0.466 102.2 101.0 101.1 101.0 1.8 0.3 -1.2 0.1 -0.1

Computer equipment

8471

1.834 47.0 46.4 (r)46.4 46.5 -3.9 -1.1 -1.3 (r)0.0 0.2

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

8479

0.522 135.2 135.1 (r)135.4 135.5 0.9 0.1 -0.1 (r)0.2 0.1

Taps, cocks, valves & similar appliances; parts thereof

8481

0.881 159.4 159.5 (r)161.3 161.6 2.0 0.0 0.1 (r)1.1 0.2

Parts for transmitting power (Dec. 2012=100)

8483

0.415 100.7 104.3 104.4 104.4 4.0 0.0 3.6 0.1 0.0

Electrical machinery and equipment and parts and accessories thereof

85

11.547 (r)79.9 (r)80.1 (r)80.1 79.9 -1.2 (r)0.0 (r)0.3 (r)0.0 -0.2

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

8517

2.107 65.7 65.7 65.6 65.5 -3.8 -0.3 0.0 -0.2 -0.2

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

8536

0.667 (r)113.6 (r)114.0 (r)113.6 113.7 -1.7 (r)0.0 (r)0.4 (r)-0.4 0.1

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

8541

0.441 93.5 95.8 93.7 92.4 -4.9 0.0 2.5 -2.2 -1.4

Electronic integrated circuits and micro assemblies; parts thereof

8542

2.415 (r)58.0 (r)58.4 (r)59.0 59.0 -0.2 (r)0.3 (r)0.7 (r)1.0 0.0

Vehicles, aircraft, vessels and associated transport equipment

XVII

14.376 130.1 130.2 130.4 130.3 0.9 0.0 0.1 0.2 -0.1

Motor vehicles and their parts

87

8.970 115.2 115.2 (r)115.0 114.7 0.1 -0.1 0.0 (r)-0.2 -0.3

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

8703

3.488 (r)111.1 (r)111.1 (r)110.6 110.2 -0.2 (r)-0.1 0.0 (r)-0.5 -0.4

Motor vehicles for the transport of goods

8704

1.184 (r)130.6 130.6 130.4 130.3 1.2 (r)0.0 (r)0.0 -0.2 -0.1

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

8708

3.131 109.7 109.6 109.6 109.2 -0.4 0.0 -0.1 0.0 -0.4

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

8716

0.298 100.5 100.5 100.6 100.6 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0

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

8803

1.370 168.0 168.8 (r)170.2 170.4 1.5 0.0 0.5 (r)0.8 0.1

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

XVIII

6.147 107.6 107.6 107.4 107.4 0.0 -0.2 0.0 -0.2 0.0

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

9018

1.801 100.9 100.8 (r)100.0 99.8 -1.2 -0.5 -0.1 (r)-0.8 -0.2

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

9021

0.678 87.9 87.8 (r)87.4 86.6 -4.1 0.0 -0.1 (r)-0.5 -0.9

Instruments and apparatus for physical or chemical analysis

9027

0.613 105.5 (r)105.6 (r)106.6 106.8 0.6 -0.5 (r)0.1 (r)0.9 0.2

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

9031

0.383 118.0 117.8 116.5 116.9 3.1 -0.3 -0.2 -1.1 0.3

Miscellaneous manufactured articles

XX

1.468 110.7 110.8 110.9 111.3 0.8 -0.4 0.1 0.1 0.4

Furniture; stuffed furnishings; lamps and lighting fittings nesoi;

94

0.832 122.4 122.5 122.7 123.3 1.5 -0.7 0.1 0.2 0.5

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

9401

0.328 101.2 101.5 101.7 101.4 1.1 0.2 0.3 0.2 -0.3

Toys, games and sports equipment; parts and accessories thereof

95

0.475 89.6 89.6 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.
(r) Revised

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

 

Last Modified Date: March 12, 2015