Table 6 U.S. Export Price Indexes, by Harmonized System

Table 6. U.S. export price indexes and percent changes for selected categories of goods: February 2018 to February 2019 [2000=100, unless otherwise noted]
Description Harmo-
nized
system
Relative
import-
ance
Jan.
2019(1)
Index Percent change
Jan.
2019
Feb.
2019
Annual Monthly
Feb.
2018
to
Feb.
2019
Oct.
2018
to
Nov.
2018
Nov.
2018
to
Dec.
2018
Dec.
2018
to
Jan.
2019
Jan.
2019
to
Feb.
2019

Live animals; animal products

I

1.926 208.2 209.4 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.6

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

02

1.124 161.3 161.8 -3.6 -0.1 0.4 -0.1 0.3

Fish and crustaceans, mollusks and aquatic invertebrates (Dec. 2016=100)

03

0.409 120.0 121.7 3.7 0.5 -0.7 0.6 1.4

Vegetable products

II

4.556 196.7 197.1 1.0 3.4 8.3 -4.7 0.2

Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons

08

1.001 141.6 142.9 -2.5 6.2 -0.6 3.8 0.9

Cereals

10

1.357 - 198.0 3.1 0.8 1.2 - -

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

12

1.700 - 191.3 -6.1 2.2 3.1 - -

Prepared foodstuffs, beverages, and tobacco

IV

3.010 152.4 152.8 0.7 0.3 -0.1 0.5 0.3

Miscellaneous edible preparations (Dec. 2017=100)

21

0.553 95.3 96.2 -6.5 -1.1 -1.4 0.1 0.9

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

22

0.525 104.7 106.2 -0.7 -1.3 -0.6 0.2 1.4

Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed

23

0.727 222.7 223.2 5.6 2.7 1.7 0.6 0.2

Mineral products

V

10.312 211.7 220.7 -3.0 -8.4 -8.3 -3.5 4.3

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

26

0.401 95.9 98.3 -13.1 1.0 0.6 -1.1 2.5

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

27

9.712 203.2 212.1 -2.5 -9.0 -8.9 -3.6 4.4

Products of the chemical or allied industries

VI

10.992 138.6 139.3 0.8 -0.1 -0.9 0.0 0.5

Inorganic chemicals

28

0.711 142.4 146.8 -12.1 -0.7 -2.0 -1.0 3.1

Organic chemicals

29

2.723 149.3 148.7 3.9 -0.1 -2.7 1.9 -0.4

Pharmaceutical products

30

2.994 104.2 105.2 -1.8 -0.3 -0.4 -1.7 1.0

Tanning or dyeing extracts, dyes, paints varnish, putty, & inks (Dec. 2015=100)

32

0.537 101.6 101.7 1.1 -1.9 0.5 0.5 0.1

Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery cosmetic or toilet preparations

33

0.860 131.5 131.2 0.6 0.1 -0.1 0.6 -0.2

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

34

0.489 122.9 122.8 3.7 0.4 0.6 0.7 -0.1

Miscellaneous chemical products

38

1.983 156.0 156.9 4.0 0.8 0.1 0.0 0.6

Plastics and articles thereof; rubber and articles thereof

VII

5.245 143.7 143.7 1.4 -0.6 -0.8 0.1 0.0

Plastics and articles thereof

39

4.355 140.6 140.4 1.4 -0.4 -0.7 0.0 -0.1

Rubber and articles thereof

40

0.890 155.3 156.3 1.7 -1.4 -1.3 0.2 0.6

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

IX

0.652 99.5 100.2 -4.4 -0.8 -0.8 0.5 0.7

Woodpulp, recovered paper, and paper products

X

2.002 130.8 129.3 1.8 0.6 -1.9 -3.4 -1.1

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

48

1.113 128.2 128.7 3.4 0.2 0.7 -2.2 0.4

Textile and textile articles

XI

1.764 122.8 123.3 0.7 0.2 0.0 -1.6 0.4

Cotton, including yarns and woven fabrics thereof

52

0.510 124.2 126.4 -4.3 1.4 0.4 -5.3 1.8

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

XIII

0.816 125.9 125.9 1.8 0.4 -0.1 1.0 0.0

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

XIV

4.168 240.4 243.6 1.1 0.9 1.1 1.6 1.3

Base metals and articles of base metals

XV

4.754 159.5 160.2 -0.2 0.6 -0.5 -0.1 0.4

Copper and articles thereof

74

0.484 177.8 185.3 -9.6 -0.8 0.7 -3.3 4.2

Aluminum and articles thereof

76

0.740 107.9 104.9 -13.8 0.2 -2.4 -0.4 -2.8

Miscellaneous articles of base metal

83

0.338 153.0 153.0 1.5 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0

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

XVI

28.292 97.9 98.0 1.2 -0.1 0.0 0.3 0.1

Machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof

84

16.439 116.1 116.4 2.0 0.0 0.1 0.5 0.3

Electrical machinery and equipment and parts and accessories thereof

85

11.853 78.3 78.3 0.3 -0.1 -0.1 -0.1 0.0

Vehicles, aircraft, vessels and associated transport equipment

XVII

13.741 136.0 136.5 1.4 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.4

Motor vehicles and their parts

87

8.368 116.2 116.2 0.2 -0.1 0.0 -0.1 0.0

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

XVIII

5.860 108.6 109.0 -0.2 -0.1 0.0 -0.4 0.4

Miscellaneous manufactured articles

XX

1.381 112.6 112.7 0.4 0.0 -0.1 -0.1 0.1

Furniture; stuffed furnishings; lamps and lighting fittings nesoi;

94

0.766 129.9 130.2 0.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2

Toys, games and sports equipment; parts and accessories thereof

95

0.454 87.5 87.5 -0.6 -0.1 -0.2 0.2 0.0

Footnotes
(1) Relative importance figures are based on 2017 trade values.

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

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