Table 6. U.S. export price indexes and percent changes for selected categories of goods: August 2013 to August 2014
[2000=100, unless otherwise noted]
Description Harmo-
nized
system
Relative
import-
ance
July
2014(1)
Index Percent change
May
2014
June
2014
July
2014
Aug.
2014
Annual Monthly
Aug.
2013
to
Aug.
2014
Apr.
2014
to
May
2014
May
2014
to
June
2014
June
2014
to
July
2014
July
2014
to
Aug.
2014

Live animals; animal products

I

2.276 245.2 (r)242.3 (r)251.9 253.6 17.0 0.0 (r)-1.2 (r)4.0 0.7

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

02

1.376 186.7 189.0 (r)199.1 200.7 20.4 2.1 1.2 (r)5.3 0.8

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

0203

0.417 122.9 122.3 (r)128.6 132.5 27.0 1.2 -0.5 (r)5.2 3.0

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

0207

0.391 117.8 122.3 125.7 127.0 17.1 3.0 3.8 2.8 1.0

Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates

03

0.360 203.5 200.2 206.8 212.1 11.9 -2.7 -1.6 3.3 2.6

Vegetable products

II

4.533 (r)260.2 (r)252.6 242.7 229.0 -7.1 (r)0.7 -2.9 (r)-3.9 -5.6

Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons

08

1.076 (r)182.7 (r)173.9 (r)167.9 163.6 2.1 (r)0.4 -4.8 (r)-3.5 -2.6

Cereals

10

1.075 270.0 246.5 237.0 225.7 -16.1 1.7 -8.7 -3.9 -4.8

Wheat and meslin

1001

0.483 274.5 243.0 239.8 230.7 -8.8 4.4 -11.5 -1.3 -3.8

Corn (maize)

1005

0.415 248.5 227.9 210.7 197.1 -26.1 -0.6 -8.3 -7.5 -6.5

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

12

1.933 290.8 293.9 280.5 258.3 -2.2 0.3 1.1 -4.6 -7.9

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

1201

1.571 327.9 331.0 308.9 281.7 -2.7 0.5 0.9 -6.7 -8.8

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

III

0.250 (r)117.4 (r)116.2 (r)114.7 112.7 -10.2 (r)0.2 (r)-1.0 (r)-1.3 -1.7

Prepared foodstuffs, beverages,and tobacco

IV

2.907 169.8 169.5 (r)167.2 163.8 -2.0 -0.2 -0.2 -1.4 -2.0

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

20

0.349 119.0 119.0 118.1 118.1 4.8 0.0 0.0 -0.8 0.0

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

22

0.483 111.6 110.7 110.8 110.8 -1.8 0.1 -0.8 0.1 0.0

Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed

23

0.721 (r)281.7 (r)279.5 (r)264.3 244.0 -10.1 (r)-0.7 -0.8 (r)-5.4 -7.7

Mineral products

V

9.551 (r)301.1 295.9 (r)296.9 288.7 -4.1 (r)0.3 -1.7 (r)0.3 -2.8

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

26

0.450 93.5 95.0 (r)96.6 99.2 13.8 2.1 1.6 (r)1.7 2.7

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

27

8.919 298.3 (r)292.7 (r)293.5 284.4 -5.0 0.1 -1.9 (r)0.3 -3.1

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

2701

0.693 105.3 104.6 102.0 101.9 -12.4 -3.2 -0.7 -2.5 -0.1

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

2710

6.867 (r)340.9 333.6 (r)337.7 328.0 -5.3 0.5 -2.1 (r)1.2 -2.9

Products of the chemical or allied industries

VI

10.866 149.0 (r)149.7 (r)150.7 150.8 -1.3 -0.1 (r)0.5 (r)0.7 0.1

Inorganic chemicals

28

0.870 173.1 171.7 (r)170.7 170.7 -6.6 0.5 -0.8 (r)-0.6 0.0

Organic chemicals

29

3.241 162.5 163.0 (r)169.7 169.9 3.2 0.2 0.3 (r)4.1 0.1

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

2933

0.403 86.3 85.6 87.0 87.3 2.0 -1.0 -0.8 1.6 0.3

Pharmaceutical products

30

2.579 (r)115.5 (r)115.8 (r)116.0 116.2 -3.8 (r)0.1 0.3 0.2 0.2

Medicaments

3004

1.611 110.2 110.5 (r)110.8 111.1 -2.8 -0.1 0.3 (r)0.3 0.3

Fertilizers (Dec. 2012=100)

31

0.308 (r)85.1 (r)84.8 (r)86.1 87.0 -5.0 (r)-0.2 (r)-0.4 (r)1.5 1.0

Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery cosmetic or toilet preparations

33

0.706 133.5 133.4 133.6 133.6 -1.5 0.2 -0.1 0.1 0.0

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

34

0.448 120.1 (r)120.6 (r)116.5 117.1 -3.1 0.3 (r)0.4 (r)-3.4 0.5

Miscellaneous chemical products

38

1.747 153.4 (r)157.0 (r)152.9 151.9 -1.6 -1.2 (r)2.3 -2.6 -0.7

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

3822

0.356 (r)172.7 (r)162.1 (r)162.0 162.0 -2.1 (r)-0.1 (r)-6.1 (r)-0.1 0.0

Plastics and articles thereof; rubber and articles thereof

VII

5.183 150.7 150.5 (r)150.3 151.0 1.7 -0.1 -0.1 (r)-0.1 0.5

Plastics and articles thereof

39

4.211 145.4 145.2 (r)145.2 145.8 2.2 0.0 -0.1 (r)0.0 0.4

Polymers of ethylene, in primary forms

3901

0.571 259.4 (r)260.4 (r)259.5 262.1 7.1 1.4 0.4 (r)-0.3 1.0

Rubber and articles thereof

40

0.972 173.7 173.4 (r)172.1 173.1 -0.8 -0.1 -0.2 (r)-0.7 0.6

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

4011

0.398 98.3 98.5 97.9 99.8 - 0.0 0.2 -0.6 1.9

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

VIII

0.454 158.7 159.0 (r)161.1 162.4 12.3 0.1 0.2 (r)1.3 0.8

Woodpulp, recovered paper, and paper products

X

2.286 125.0 123.8 (r)125.4 126.4 3.6 -0.4 -1.0 (r)1.3 0.8

Woodpulp and recovered paper

47

0.686 130.5 126.8 (r)130.2 131.9 4.9 -1.2 -2.8 (r)2.7 1.3

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

4703

0.324 119.1 118.5 (r)119.4 122.4 8.1 -0.4 -0.5 0.8 2.5

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

48

1.176 123.5 123.4 124.7 125.5 4.2 0.2 -0.1 1.1 0.6

Textile and textile articles

XI

1.874 135.4 (r)133.8 (r)131.2 131.1 -0.4 -0.3 (r)-1.2 (r)-1.9 -0.1

Cotton, including yarns and woven fabrics thereof

52

0.569 155.2 149.4 140.1 139.9 -4.3 -1.0 -3.7 -6.2 -0.1

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

5201

0.422 173.9 166.1 152.5 152.4 -5.9 -1.5 -4.5 -8.2 -0.1

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

XIII

0.744 120.2 120.2 120.2 120.3 1.7 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.1

Glass and glassware

70

0.381 98.8 98.7 98.7 98.9 1.5 0.5 -0.1 0.0 0.2

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

XIV

4.482 (r)250.6 (r)246.3 (r)252.8 251.7 4.4 (r)-1.3 (r)-1.7 (r)2.6 -0.4

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

7102

1.282 110.2 (r)110.3 (r)110.2 110.6 - 0.0 (r)0.1 (r)-0.1 0.4

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

7108

1.854 469.4 450.9 477.7 469.8 0.9 -2.8 -3.9 5.9 -1.7

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

7112

0.315 96.3 94.8 99.5 97.5 -0.3 -1.7 -1.6 5.0 -2.0

Base metals and articles of base metals

XV

5.321 163.4 163.2 (r)164.9 165.4 0.8 0.6 -0.1 (r)1.0 0.3

Iron and steel

72

1.426 193.1 (r)191.7 190.1 191.8 4.9 1.1 -0.7 (r)-0.8 0.9

Copper and articles thereof

74

0.615 223.8 225.0 (r)231.9 229.9 -0.9 0.2 0.5 (r)3.1 -0.9

Aluminum and articles thereof

76

0.864 119.4 119.8 124.0 126.1 3.6 2.0 0.3 3.5 1.7

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

7606

0.255 97.4 96.6 98.0 98.4 -1.6 0.6 -0.8 1.4 0.4

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

82

0.413 138.8 138.6 141.6 141.7 6.6 0.3 -0.1 2.2 0.1

Miscellaneous articles of base metal

83

0.313 147.1 147.1 147.1 147.1 -0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

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

XVI

27.734 (r)97.6 (r)97.6 (r)97.3 97.2 0.0 (r)0.2 0.0 -0.3 -0.1

Machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof

84

16.786 113.0 (r)112.9 (r)112.7 112.6 1.1 0.4 (r)-0.1 (r)-0.2 -0.1

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

8407

0.419 100.0 (r)101.7 (r)101.7 101.8 - 0.0 (r)1.7 0.0 0.1

Parts for spark-ignition and diesel internal combustion piston engines

8409

0.441 135.1 135.4 135.7 135.7 1.8 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.0

Turbojets, turbopropellers and other gas turbines, and parts thereof

8411

2.729 (r)170.4 (r)169.9 (r)169.9 169.9 4.9 (r)0.9 (r)-0.3 (r)0.0 0.0

Pumps for liquids; liquid elevators; parts thereof

8413

0.693 (r)140.9 (r)140.9 (r)140.8 141.1 2.0 (r)0.3 0.0 -0.1 0.2

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

8414

0.562 138.7 139.1 (r)139.3 139.8 0.9 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.4

Centrifuges & filtering/purifying machinery and parts

8421

0.572 125.6 125.6 125.5 125.6 -0.3 0.2 0.0 -0.1 0.1

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

8429

0.528 104.4 104.6 104.6 104.6 1.9 0.3 0.2 0.0 0.0

Parts for materials handling & construc- tion machines

8431

0.947 171.3 171.5 171.4 171.4 -2.5 0.6 0.1 -0.1 0.0

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

8443

0.474 101.5 101.8 (r)102.0 101.1 - 0.0 0.3 (r)0.2 -0.9

Computer equipment

8471

1.818 48.7 48.5 47.6 47.0 -3.5 0.2 -0.4 -1.9 -1.3

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

8479

0.464 134.8 134.9 135.0 135.1 0.5 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1

Taps, cocks, valves & similar appliances; parts thereof

8481

0.784 (r)159.0 (r)159.0 (r)158.9 159.2 2.1 0.3 0.0 -0.1 0.2

Parts for transmitting power (Dec. 2012=100)

8483

0.381 100.8 100.8 100.7 100.7 1.5 0.0 0.0 -0.1 0.0

Electrical machinery and equipment and parts and accessories thereof

85

10.948 81.0 (r)80.9 (r)80.5 80.6 -1.5 0.1 (r)-0.1 (r)-0.5 0.1

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

8517

1.783 67.4 67.3 (r)67.1 67.2 -1.9 -0.6 -0.1 (r)-0.3 0.1

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

8536

0.649 117.0 117.0 117.3 117.3 2.0 1.1 0.0 0.3 0.0

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

8541

0.421 (r)96.7 (r)96.6 (r)93.2 93.2 - (r)-1.3 (r)-0.1 (r)-3.5 0.0

Electronic integrated circuits and micro assemblies; parts thereof

8542

2.337 59.1 (r)59.2 (r)58.7 58.8 -3.3 0.5 (r)0.2 -0.8 0.2

Electrical machines having individual functions, nesoi; parts (Dec. 2012=100)

8543

0.327 100.8 100.9 101.1 101.2 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.1

Vehicles, aircraft, vessels and associated transport equipment

XVII

13.447 129.9 130.0 130.0 129.9 1.3 0.1 0.1 0.0 -0.1

Motor vehicles and their parts

87

8.756 115.1 115.2 115.3 115.0 1.0 0.1 0.1 0.1 -0.3

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

8703

3.211 110.9 110.9 (r)111.0 110.4 0.4 0.1 0.0 (r)0.1 -0.5

Motor vehicles for the transport of goods

8704

1.317 130.6 130.4 130.6 130.6 3.1 0.2 -0.2 0.2 0.0

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

8708

2.979 109.7 109.8 109.8 109.8 0.5 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0

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

8716

0.269 100.5 100.4 100.5 100.5 - 0.1 -0.1 0.1 0.0

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

8803

1.338 169.7 169.8 168.1 168.1 1.8 0.0 0.1 -1.0 0.0

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

XVIII

5.994 107.7 107.7 107.5 107.9 0.9 0.0 0.0 -0.2 0.4

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

9018

1.733 101.0 101.3 (r)101.6 101.5 0.8 -0.5 0.3 (r)0.3 -0.1

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

9021

0.604 90.5 90.4 (r)87.8 88.2 -1.9 0.0 -0.1 (r)-2.9 0.5

X-ray radiotheraphy & radiography appar. x-ray tubes, & parts (Dec. 2007=100)

9022

0.301 102.3 102.2 102.1 102.0 -1.7 0.1 -0.1 -0.1 -0.1

Instruments and apparatus for physical or chemical analysis

9027

0.584 106.0 105.8 105.6 105.1 -0.2 -0.1 -0.2 -0.2 -0.5

Oscilloscopes, spectrum analyzers etc., and parts

9030

0.432 124.7 124.7 124.7 124.5 1.5 0.2 0.0 0.0 -0.2

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

9031

0.370 113.3 113.3 113.3 119.1 4.8 -0.4 0.0 0.0 5.1

Miscellaneous manufactured articles

XX

1.412 110.5 110.5 110.5 111.0 0.2 -0.3 0.0 0.0 0.5

Furniture; stuffed furnishings; lamps and lighting fittings nesoi;

94

0.783 121.7 121.8 121.8 123.0 0.3 -0.6 0.1 0.0 1.0

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

9401

0.297 100.5 100.4 100.4 100.7 0.2 0.0 -0.1 0.0 0.3

Toys, games and sports equipment; parts and accessories thereof

95

0.476 89.5 89.5 89.5 89.5 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

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

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

 

Last Modified Date: September 12, 2014