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
Oct.
2015
Nov.
2015
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 (r)184.1 (r)184.2 (r)181.7 178.5 -19.2 (r)-1.9 (r)0.1 (r)-1.4 -1.8

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

02

0.975 141.6 141.0 (r)139.0 135.4 -23.8 -2.9 -0.4 (r)-1.4 -2.6

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

0203

0.267 86.1 85.4 (r)84.8 79.3 -15.8 -3.4 -0.8 (r)-0.7 -6.5

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

0207

0.199 66.2 65.3 63.6 64.4 -40.5 -4.6 -1.4 -2.6 1.3

Vegetable products

II

4.393 201.7 (r)200.0 (r)196.4 194.0 -13.0 2.0 -0.8 (r)-1.8 -1.2

Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons

08

1.026 174.6 (r)175.2 (r)170.1 170.4 -7.6 2.3 (r)0.3 (r)-2.9 0.2

Nuts nesoi, fresh or dried (Dec.2015=100)

0802

0.515 - - 100.0 91.5 - - - - -8.5

Cereals

10

1.307 195.9 193.3 185.4 178.9 -18.6 7.9 -1.3 -4.1 -3.5

Wheat and meslin

1001

0.411 190.5 187.5 178.5 172.4 -24.8 10.1 -1.6 -4.8 -3.4

Corn (maize)

1005

0.663 189.9 188.1 180.2 173.8 -12.0 6.7 -0.9 -4.2 -3.6

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

12

1.529 193.8 188.1 188.8 185.8 -17.4 0.1 -2.9 0.4 -1.6

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

1201

1.232 202.2 198.8 201.4 195.9 -16.4 -1.0 -1.7 1.3 -2.7

Prepared foodstuffs, beverages,and tobacco

IV

2.977 149.7 (r)149.1 (r)148.3 146.6 -9.3 -0.9 (r)-0.4 (r)-0.5 -1.1

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

20

0.404 (r)118.6 (r)118.8 (r)119.6 120.3 1.5 (r)0.3 (r)0.2 (r)0.7 0.6

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

22

0.557 108.3 (r)107.5 (r)106.1 104.5 -5.2 0.0 (r)-0.7 (r)-1.3 -1.5

Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed

23

0.698 (r)203.1 (r)200.4 (r)198.9 194.2 -19.4 (r)-3.6 (r)-1.3 -0.7 -2.4

Mineral products

V

6.329 (r)176.9 (r)169.8 (r)154.5 145.1 -26.7 (r)-2.3 (r)-4.0 (r)-9.0 -6.1

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

26

0.448 73.5 72.1 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 (r)170.4 (r)163.2 (r)147.3 137.0 -27.9 -2.2 -4.2 (r)-9.7 -7.0

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

2701

0.477 (r)84.2 (r)83.2 (r)81.8 80.5 -18.4 (r)-1.2 (r)-1.2 (r)-1.7 -1.6

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

2710

3.822 184.1 177.9 (r)157.4 140.1 -29.2 -0.9 -3.4 (r)-11.5 -11.0

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

2711

0.582 62.0 53.2 55.8 62.7 -22.7 -12.1 -14.2 4.9 12.4

Products of the chemical or allied industries

VI

11.029 (r)140.1 (r)139.4 (r)138.5 137.5 -5.0 (r)-0.4 -0.5 -0.6 -0.7

Inorganic chemicals

28

0.971 183.4 (r)183.2 (r)183.8 184.1 3.7 -0.4 (r)-0.1 (r)0.3 0.2

Organic chemicals

29

2.523 (r)137.2 (r)136.0 (r)135.2 132.1 -11.3 (r)-1.1 -0.9 (r)-0.6 -2.3

Pharmaceutical products

30

2.998 (r)110.2 (r)110.4 109.2 108.8 -4.1 (r)-0.2 0.2 (r)-1.1 -0.4

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

3002

1.029 94.9 95.0 93.1 93.2 -4.1 -0.1 0.1 -2.0 0.1

Medicaments

3004

1.631 (r)102.6 102.8 102.1 101.7 -4.3 (r)-0.3 (r)0.2 -0.7 -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

0.844 135.4 135.5 135.5 134.0 -1.7 -0.1 0.1 0.0 -1.1

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

34

0.502 112.4 112.7 (r)112.3 116.0 -0.9 -0.5 0.3 -0.4 3.3

Miscellaneous chemical products

38

1.884 (r)151.0 (r)150.0 (r)148.4 147.6 -3.0 (r)-0.3 -0.7 (r)-1.1 -0.5

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

3822

0.398 162.1 162.1 162.1 164.8 2.2 -0.1 0.0 0.0 1.7

Plastics and articles thereof; rubber and articles thereof

VII

5.135 (r)139.0 137.1 (r)136.5 136.1 -7.0 -1.3 -1.4 (r)-0.4 -0.3

Plastics and articles thereof

39

4.150 (r)134.7 132.6 (r)132.1 131.5 -7.2 (r)-1.5 -1.6 (r)-0.4 -0.5

Polymers of ethylene, in primary forms

3901

0.453 (r)211.8 (r)199.2 (r)201.4 198.6 -18.9 (r)-6.4 (r)-5.9 (r)1.1 -1.4

Plates, sheets, films, etc., of plastic; laminated, etc. (Dec. 2015=100)

3920

0.349 - - 100.0 99.0 - - - - -1.0

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

3926

0.457 99.8 100.1 100.1 100.5 0.3 0.0 0.3 0.0 0.4

Rubber and articles thereof

40

0.985 (r)157.1 (r)156.2 (r)155.2 156.0 -6.1 (r)-0.5 (r)-0.6 (r)-0.6 0.5

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

4011

0.383 (r)90.1 (r)90.2 (r)89.7 91.6 -5.3 (r)-1.2 0.1 (r)-0.6 2.1

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

VIII

0.334 124.8 (r)120.6 (r)120.6 118.6 -21.0 -2.9 (r)-3.4 0.0 -1.7

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

41

0.181 73.0 (r)69.2 (r)68.9 66.5 -31.7 -4.8 (r)-5.2 (r)-0.4 -3.5

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

IX

0.662 94.5 95.5 (r)96.4 96.7 -3.5 0.6 1.1 (r)0.9 0.3

Woodpulp, recovered paper, and paper products

X

2.149 123.5 122.6 (r)121.9 120.9 -3.2 0.0 -0.7 (r)-0.6 -0.8

Woodpulp and recovered paper

47

0.607 126.5 122.9 (r)121.3 119.6 -6.0 -0.3 -2.8 (r)-1.3 -1.4

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

4703

0.321 125.1 120.8 (r)121.8 123.5 1.4 -0.2 -3.4 (r)0.8 1.4

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

48

1.159 122.4 122.6 121.6 120.6 -2.7 0.0 0.2 -0.8 -0.8

Printed material (Dec. 2014=100)

49

0.384 99.1 99.2 100.4 100.4 0.1 0.6 0.1 1.2 0.0

Textile and textile articles

XI

1.737 121.0 120.1 (r)120.6 120.1 -3.3 -0.7 -0.7 (r)0.4 -0.4

Cotton, including yarns and woven fabrics thereof

52

0.392 (r)117.5 (r)116.1 (r)116.1 114.2 -6.4 -1.3 -1.2 (r)0.0 -1.6

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

5201

0.270 (r)130.4 (r)129.1 (r)129.9 127.4 -3.3 (r)-2.0 (r)-1.0 (r)0.6 -1.9

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

XIII

0.874 122.3 122.5 122.6 122.9 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 99.1 99.2 (r)99.3 99.4 0.0 0.1 0.1 (r)0.1 0.1

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

XIV

4.174 226.8 223.7 218.2 219.7 -7.0 0.4 -1.4 -2.5 0.7

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

7102

1.502 106.0 106.0 106.0 106.0 -0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

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

7108

1.279 414.2 402.6 384.7 395.0 -9.8 1.3 -2.8 -4.4 2.7

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

7112

0.194 76.2 70.9 67.5 68.3 -22.7 2.1 -7.0 -4.8 1.2

Base metals and articles of base metals

XV

4.954 (r)145.9 143.6 (r)141.8 141.5 -10.3 (r)-0.6 (r)-1.6 -1.3 -0.2

Iron and steel

72

0.986 147.5 (r)141.5 (r)137.5 136.6 -23.4 -1.9 -4.1 -2.8 -0.7

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

7326

0.335 99.8 99.8 99.8 99.8 -0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Copper and articles thereof

74

0.426 167.0 161.3 (r)151.1 144.8 -24.9 -0.3 -3.4 (r)-6.3 -4.2

Aluminum and articles thereof

76

0.779 106.5 103.6 103.6 103.4 -14.3 -0.7 -2.7 0.0 -0.2

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

7606

0.262 91.2 90.7 92.0 90.1 -7.8 2.1 -0.5 1.4 -2.1

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

0.361 148.6 148.6 148.3 148.2 0.3 0.0 0.0 -0.2 -0.1

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

XVI

30.143 (r)96.5 (r)96.4 (r)96.2 95.9 -1.6 (r)-0.2 -0.1 -0.2 -0.3

Machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof

84

17.967 113.2 113.1 112.9 112.4 -1.1 0.0 -0.1 -0.2 -0.4

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

8407

0.393 100.4 100.4 100.4 100.3 -1.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 -0.1

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

8408

0.566 98.3 98.3 97.6 97.7 -2.4 0.1 0.0 -0.7 0.1

Pumps for liquids; liquid elevators; parts thereof

8413

0.764 141.4 141.5 141.9 141.9 1.7 -0.1 0.1 0.3 0.0

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

8414

0.617 141.3 139.8 (r)139.6 141.3 0.7 0.9 -1.1 (r)-0.1 1.2

Centrifuges & filtering/purifying machinery and parts

8421

0.717 126.3 126.1 125.9 125.5 0.3 0.3 -0.2 -0.2 -0.3

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

8429

0.397 108.2 108.6 108.5 108.4 0.8 0.1 0.4 -0.1 -0.1

Parts for materials handling & construc- tion machines

8431

0.856 170.3 (r)170.4 (r)170.3 169.7 -0.1 -0.4 0.1 -0.1 -0.4

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

8443

0.467 98.4 (r)98.3 (r)98.1 96.2 -4.8 1.4 (r)-0.1 (r)-0.2 -1.9

Computer equipment

8471

1.781 43.4 43.1 (r)42.8 41.8 -9.9 -0.2 -0.7 (r)-0.7 -2.3

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

8479

0.597 136.1 (r)136.2 (r)136.2 128.1 -5.4 0.0 (r)0.1 0.0 -5.9

Taps, cocks, valves & similar appliances; parts thereof

8481

0.977 161.5 161.7 (r)161.7 161.9 0.4 0.1 0.1 (r)0.0 0.1

Electrical machinery and equipment and parts and accessories thereof

85

12.176 78.5 78.4 (r)78.2 78.0 -2.5 -0.3 -0.1 (r)-0.3 -0.3

Electric motors and generators (excludes generating sets) (Dec. 2015=100)

8501

0.303 - - 100.0 99.6 - - - - -0.4

Electric generating sets and rotary converters (Dec. 2015=100)

8502

0.271 - - 100.0 100.1 - - - - 0.1

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

8517

2.363 64.7 64.2 64.2 64.1 -2.3 -0.2 -0.8 0.0 -0.2

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

8536

0.731 112.2 113.0 113.5 114.3 0.6 0.3 0.7 0.4 0.7

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

8541

0.533 93.2 93.4 93.2 93.8 0.8 0.2 0.2 -0.2 0.6

Electronic integrated circuits and micro assemblies; parts thereof

8542

2.477 57.9 (r)57.9 (r)57.7 56.9 -3.6 -1.0 (r)0.0 -0.3 -1.4

Vehicles, aircraft, vessels and associated transport equipment

XVII

15.217 131.1 131.0 (r)130.9 131.0 0.5 -0.1 -0.1 (r)-0.1 0.1

Motor vehicles and their parts

87

9.301 115.0 (r)114.9 (r)114.8 114.8 -0.3 0.0 (r)-0.1 -0.1 0.0

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

8703

3.934 110.4 110.1 (r)110.1 109.9 -0.6 0.1 -0.3 (r)0.0 -0.2

Motor vehicles for the transport of goods

8704

1.061 131.7 131.7 131.4 131.6 0.8 0.5 0.0 -0.2 0.2

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

8708

3.154 108.9 108.8 108.7 108.5 -1.0 -0.4 -0.1 -0.1 -0.2

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

8716

0.307 101.5 101.4 101.7 101.7 1.1 0.2 -0.1 0.3 0.0

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

8803

1.645 174.9 (r)175.2 175.1 175.9 3.4 -0.2 (r)0.2 (r)-0.1 0.5

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

XVIII

6.303 (r)107.2 107.3 (r)107.1 107.4 -0.1 (r)-0.1 (r)0.1 (r)-0.2 0.3

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

9018

1.923 97.2 (r)97.6 (r)97.9 98.3 -1.8 -0.7 (r)0.4 (r)0.3 0.4

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

9021

0.715 90.0 (r)89.6 (r)88.2 87.0 -0.5 0.2 (r)-0.4 (r)-1.6 -1.4

Instruments and apparatus for physical or chemical analysis

9027

0.638 106.1 (r)106.0 (r)106.0 106.6 0.1 0.1 (r)-0.1 (r)0.0 0.6

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

9031

0.410 117.9 (r)118.0 (r)118.1 118.4 1.2 0.0 (r)0.1 (r)0.1 0.3

Miscellaneous manufactured articles

XX

1.554 111.6 110.9 111.1 111.1 0.2 0.5 -0.6 0.2 0.0

Furniture; stuffed furnishings; lamps and lighting fittings nesoi;

94

0.916 124.6 123.9 124.2 124.4 1.4 0.6 -0.6 0.2 0.2

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

9401

0.384 104.7 105.0 105.1 105.1 3.3 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.0

Toys, games and sports equipment; parts and accessories thereof

95

0.480 89.8 89.8 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.
(r) Revised

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

 

Last Modified Date: February 12, 2016