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

Live animals; animal products

I

2.267 (r)248.2 (r)248.4 (r)244.6 232.2 2.7 (r)-1.2 0.1 (r)-1.5 -5.1

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

02

1.388 (r)195.7 (r)198.1 (r)195.8 185.6 10.3 (r)-2.2 1.2 (r)-1.2 -5.2

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

0203

0.387 (r)118.4 (r)119.7 (r)116.2 101.7 1.3 (r)-10.6 (r)1.1 (r)-2.9 -12.5

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

0207

0.388 124.9 123.6 121.3 115.5 6.5 -1.7 -1.0 -1.9 -4.8

Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates

03

0.369 212.8 209.7 206.6 203.7 -0.2 0.6 -1.5 -1.5 -1.4

Vegetable products

II

4.269 226.1 218.3 (r)222.8 225.6 -7.8 -1.5 -3.4 (r)2.1 1.3

Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons

08

1.191 172.8 190.1 (r)180.1 188.9 7.5 4.5 10.0 (r)-5.3 4.9

Cereals

10

1.031 219.6 (r)207.3 (r)220.3 227.7 -6.9 -2.7 (r)-5.6 (r)6.3 3.4

Wheat and meslin

1001

0.473 228.4 213.8 227.2 245.7 -0.6 -1.0 -6.4 6.3 8.1

Corn (maize)

1005

0.398 189.2 177.4 195.6 195.3 -12.1 -4.0 -6.2 10.3 -0.2

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

12

1.623 245.5 215.4 228.3 221.8 -18.1 -5.0 -12.3 6.0 -2.8

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

1201

1.264 262.5 223.4 240.9 232.8 -23.2 -6.8 -14.9 7.8 -3.4

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

III

0.233 107.3 (r)105.5 (r)103.9 104.6 -10.2 -4.5 (r)-1.7 (r)-1.5 0.7

Prepared foodstuffs, beverages,and tobacco

IV

2.879 163.4 (r)161.4 (r)161.4 163.0 -1.7 -0.5 (r)-1.2 (r)0.0 1.0

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

20

0.356 117.7 117.7 117.5 117.5 3.2 -0.3 0.0 -0.2 0.0

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

22

0.501 110.7 109.9 112.1 110.8 -1.6 -0.2 -0.7 2.0 -1.2

Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed

23

0.649 (r)242.3 (r)232.6 (r)231.9 245.8 -7.5 (r)-1.5 (r)-4.0 (r)-0.3 6.0

Mineral products

V

8.549 (r)287.8 274.3 (r)259.0 233.5 -24.7 -0.6 -4.7 (r)-5.6 -9.8

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

26

0.455 97.8 95.5 95.4 93.4 2.6 -1.4 -2.4 -0.1 -2.1

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

27

7.910 283.9 269.9 (r)253.7 226.8 -26.5 -0.5 -4.9 (r)-6.0 -10.6

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

2701

0.698 101.3 100.2 100.2 99.9 -12.4 -0.6 -1.1 0.0 -0.3

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

2710

5.889 327.7 308.1 (r)282.3 243.6 -31.8 -0.3 -6.0 (r)-8.4 -13.7

Products of the chemical or allied industries

VI

10.944 (r)149.8 (r)149.0 (r)148.0 147.0 -2.6 (r)-0.4 -0.5 -0.7 -0.7

Inorganic chemicals

28

0.892 (r)170.9 (r)172.6 (r)170.7 174.8 -0.7 (r)-0.1 (r)1.0 (r)-1.1 2.4

Organic chemicals

29

3.195 167.0 164.9 163.0 157.0 -2.5 -1.2 -1.3 -1.2 -3.7

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

2933

0.355 87.4 86.5 85.9 85.4 -0.4 0.1 -1.0 -0.7 -0.6

Pharmaceutical products

30

2.590 (r)115.4 (r)114.4 113.6 114.5 -5.3 (r)-0.5 -0.9 (r)-0.7 0.8

Medicaments

3004

1.606 (r)110.1 108.6 107.7 106.8 -7.8 (r)-0.6 (r)-1.4 -0.8 -0.8

Fertilizers (Dec. 2012=100)

31

0.306 86.3 (r)84.1 (r)83.4 83.4 10.3 -0.2 (r)-2.5 (r)-0.8 0.0

Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery cosmetic or toilet preparations

33

0.721 (r)133.2 (r)133.2 (r)133.0 133.0 -2.1 (r)-0.3 0.0 -0.2 0.0

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

34

0.461 117.8 118.1 116.9 116.8 -3.8 0.4 0.3 -1.0 -0.1

Miscellaneous chemical products

38

1.790 152.9 (r)153.1 152.8 153.7 -1.3 0.9 (r)0.1 (r)-0.2 0.6

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

3822

0.366 162.4 162.5 162.3 162.3 -2.0 0.1 0.1 -0.1 0.0

Plastics and articles thereof; rubber and articles thereof

VII

5.288 151.0 151.0 (r)149.5 148.2 -0.8 -0.1 0.0 (r)-1.0 -0.9

Plastics and articles thereof

39

4.311 146.1 146.1 (r)144.8 143.5 -0.1 0.0 0.0 (r)-0.9 -0.9

Polymers of ethylene, in primary forms

3901

0.605 265.9 266.7 (r)268.1 259.6 2.2 0.2 0.3 (r)0.5 -3.2

Rubber and articles thereof

40

0.977 171.5 171.5 (r)168.8 167.9 -3.5 -0.7 0.0 (r)-1.6 -0.5

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

4011

0.410 98.6 98.4 98.2 97.9 -2.1 -0.5 -0.2 -0.2 -0.3

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

VIII

0.457 161.4 160.2 (r)158.2 154.0 3.0 -0.3 -0.7 (r)-1.2 -2.7

Woodpulp, recovered paper, and paper products

X

2.348 125.3 (r)125.8 (r)125.6 125.9 2.9 -1.0 (r)0.4 (r)-0.2 0.2

Woodpulp and recovered paper

47

0.697 129.8 129.2 (r)129.0 129.6 2.5 -1.6 -0.5 (r)-0.2 0.5

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

4703

0.341 122.2 121.8 (r)122.7 123.3 5.7 0.0 -0.3 (r)0.7 0.5

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

48

1.206 123.9 125.0 124.7 124.9 3.5 -1.3 0.9 -0.2 0.2

Textile and textile articles

XI

1.853 128.8 127.9 (r)126.5 125.0 -5.0 -0.7 -0.7 (r)-1.1 -1.2

Cotton, including yarns and woven fabrics thereof

52

0.531 131.5 130.2 127.2 122.1 -15.0 -2.3 -1.0 -2.3 -4.0

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

5201

0.387 140.0 139.7 136.0 131.9 -17.1 -3.2 -0.2 -2.6 -3.0

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

XIII

0.762 120.1 120.0 (r)120.1 120.3 1.4 0.0 -0.1 (r)0.1 0.2

Glass and glassware

70

0.390 98.6 98.4 (r)98.5 98.9 1.4 0.0 -0.2 (r)0.1 0.4

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

XIV

4.288 248.1 241.6 235.8 236.7 -1.7 -1.3 -2.6 -2.4 0.4

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

7102

1.306 109.7 109.4 109.4 106.3 6.3 0.0 -0.3 0.0 -2.8

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

7108

1.664 458.1 438.3 417.9 433.8 -6.1 -2.5 -4.3 -4.7 3.8

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

7112

0.284 96.6 91.0 87.5 89.5 -3.5 -1.5 -5.8 -3.8 2.3

Base metals and articles of base metals

XV

5.324 (r)163.5 (r)162.5 (r)160.9 159.5 -3.6 (r)-0.3 -0.6 -1.0 -0.9

Iron and steel

72

1.395 184.8 189.2 182.8 178.0 -5.0 -1.2 2.4 -3.4 -2.6

Copper and articles thereof

74

0.558 (r)225.0 (r)206.0 (r)206.5 200.4 -14.3 -2.0 -8.4 (r)0.2 -3.0

Aluminum and articles thereof

76

0.884 126.0 124.5 124.6 124.7 3.9 -0.1 -1.2 0.1 0.1

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

7606

0.265 99.1 99.0 100.0 99.6 0.6 0.7 -0.1 1.0 -0.4

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

82

0.417 (r)139.0 (r)139.8 (r)140.6 141.5 3.1 (r)0.7 (r)0.6 (r)0.6 0.6

Miscellaneous articles of base metal

83

0.319 147.1 147.1 147.1 147.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

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

XVI

28.428 (r)97.3 (r)97.3 (r)97.2 97.2 0.3 (r)0.0 (r)0.0 -0.1 0.0

Machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof

84

17.303 (r)112.9 (r)113.3 (r)113.3 113.1 1.3 (r)0.2 (r)0.4 (r)0.0 -0.2

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

8407

0.428 101.2 101.2 101.3 101.3 1.3 -0.6 0.0 0.1 0.0

Parts for spark-ignition and diesel internal combustion piston engines

8409

0.451 135.6 135.3 (r)135.5 135.4 1.5 -0.1 -0.2 (r)0.1 -0.1

Turbojets, turbopropellers and other gas turbines, and parts thereof

8411

2.880 (r)170.8 (r)174.9 (r)175.0 175.0 7.9 (r)0.4 (r)2.4 (r)0.1 0.0

Pumps for liquids; liquid elevators; parts thereof

8413

0.708 140.1 140.0 (r)140.2 140.2 1.6 -0.4 -0.1 (r)0.1 0.0

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

8414

0.583 (r)140.6 (r)140.9 (r)141.1 140.5 1.7 (r)0.6 (r)0.2 0.1 -0.4

Centrifuges & filtering/purifying machinery and parts

8421

0.585 125.6 125.4 125.3 125.1 -0.3 0.0 -0.2 -0.1 -0.2

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

8429

0.545 104.6 (r)105.0 (r)105.4 105.7 2.8 0.0 (r)0.4 (r)0.4 0.3

Parts for materials handling & construc- tion machines

8431

0.966 170.8 170.6 170.6 170.6 -2.8 -0.1 -0.1 0.0 0.0

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

8443

0.487 102.1 101.9 (r)102.2 100.9 0.9 0.9 -0.2 (r)0.3 -1.3

Computer equipment

8471

1.843 47.4 47.5 47.0 46.4 -4.3 0.4 0.2 -1.1 -1.3

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

8479

0.477 135.1 135.1 135.2 135.1 0.4 -0.1 0.0 0.1 -0.1

Taps, cocks, valves & similar appliances; parts thereof

8481

0.806 159.0 159.4 159.4 159.6 1.6 0.0 0.3 0.0 0.1

Parts for transmitting power (Dec. 2012=100)

8483

0.391 100.7 100.7 100.7 104.3 4.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.6

Electrical machinery and equipment and parts and accessories thereof

85

11.125 80.4 79.9 (r)79.8 79.8 -1.5 -0.2 -0.6 (r)-0.1 0.0

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

8517

1.790 66.5 65.9 65.7 65.7 -4.2 -1.0 -0.9 -0.3 0.0

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

8536

0.643 117.1 113.5 113.4 113.3 -1.6 -0.1 -3.1 -0.1 -0.1

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

8541

0.433 93.2 93.5 93.5 95.9 -4.1 0.0 0.3 0.0 2.6

Electronic integrated circuits and micro assemblies; parts thereof

8542

2.351 58.5 57.8 57.6 57.8 -2.9 -0.5 -1.2 -0.3 0.3

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

8543

0.336 101.3 101.3 101.6 101.5 1.3 0.0 0.0 0.3 -0.1

Vehicles, aircraft, vessels and associated transport equipment

XVII

13.797 130.0 130.1 130.1 130.2 1.3 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.1

Motor vehicles and their parts

87

8.980 115.1 115.3 115.3 115.2 0.9 0.0 0.2 0.0 -0.1

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

8703

3.288 110.8 111.2 111.2 111.2 0.5 0.1 0.4 0.0 0.0

Motor vehicles for the transport of goods

8704

1.348 129.7 (r)130.6 130.7 130.6 2.6 -0.1 (r)0.7 (r)0.1 -0.1

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

8708

3.044 109.8 109.7 109.7 109.5 0.3 -0.1 -0.1 0.0 -0.2

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

8716

0.275 100.5 100.5 100.5 100.5 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

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

8803

1.365 168.3 167.9 168.0 168.5 2.0 0.0 -0.2 0.1 0.3

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

XVIII

6.154 108.0 (r)107.8 (r)107.6 107.6 0.3 0.0 (r)-0.2 -0.2 0.0

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

9018

1.799 101.5 101.4 (r)100.9 100.8 -0.5 0.0 -0.1 (r)-0.5 -0.1

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

9021

0.631 88.3 87.9 87.9 87.8 -2.6 -0.2 -0.5 0.0 -0.1

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

9022

0.314 102.5 102.3 102.2 102.2 -1.3 0.2 -0.2 -0.1 0.0

Instruments and apparatus for physical or chemical analysis

9027

0.609 106.1 105.9 105.4 105.6 -0.1 0.8 -0.2 -0.5 0.2

Oscilloscopes, spectrum analyzers etc., and parts

9030

0.450 123.9 (r)124.3 (r)124.5 124.4 1.1 -0.2 (r)0.3 0.2 -0.1

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

9031

0.403 (r)118.7 (r)118.3 (r)118.0 117.7 3.7 (r)-0.3 (r)-0.3 (r)-0.3 -0.3

Miscellaneous manufactured articles

XX

1.452 110.6 111.2 110.8 110.8 0.9 -0.4 0.5 -0.4 0.0

Furniture; stuffed furnishings; lamps and lighting fittings nesoi;

94

0.807 122.1 123.4 122.5 122.5 1.0 -0.7 1.1 -0.7 0.0

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

9401

0.307 100.5 101.0 101.2 101.5 1.3 -0.2 0.5 0.2 0.3

Toys, games and sports equipment; parts and accessories thereof

95

0.488 89.5 89.6 89.6 89.5 1.1 0.0 0.1 0.0 -0.1

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: January 14, 2015