Table 6. U.S. export price indexes and percent changes for selected categories of goods: August 2018 to August 2019 [2000=100, unless otherwise noted]
Description Harmo-
nized
system
Relative
import-
ance
July
2019(1)
Index Percent change
May
2019
June
2019
July
2019
Aug.
2019
Annual Monthly
Aug.
2018
to
Aug.
2019
Apr.
2019
to
May
2019
May
2019
to
June
2019
June
2019
to
July
2019
July
2019
to
Aug.
2019

Live animals; animal products

I

1.998 (r)215.6 217.9 (r)217.7 216.1 4.1 2.0 (r)1.1 (r)-0.1 -0.7

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

02

1.196 (r)169.5 172.7 (r)173.0 169.9 4.5 (r)3.6 (r)1.9 (r)0.2 -1.8

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

03

0.395 117.2 116.1 116.7 118.9 0.6 -2.8 -0.9 0.5 1.9

Vegetable products

II

4.582 (r)189.2 199.1 (r)199.4 190.4 1.1 -2.1 5.2 (r)0.2 -4.5

Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons

08

0.971 (r)131.8 (r)139.9 (r)136.4 135.0 3.1 (r)-1.6 (r)6.1 (r)-2.5 -1.0

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

0802

0.577 (r)78.3 (r)79.9 (r)81.4 81.2 3.3 (r)-0.1 (r)2.0 1.9 -0.2

Cereals

10

1.445 183.8 205.7 (r)204.7 194.3 -1.3 -2.6 11.9 (r)-0.5 -5.1

Wheat and meslin

1001

0.445 178.4 197.0 188.8 183.1 -12.4 -6.7 10.4 -4.2 -3.0

Corn (maize)

1005

0.788 178.3 204.7 206.9 192.9 6.9 -0.8 14.8 1.1 -6.8

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

12

1.700 (r)180.1 (r)186.9 (r)190.0 184.3 -4.0 -5.0 (r)3.8 (r)1.7 -3.0

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

1201

1.344 182.6 192.4 196.2 189.6 -4.2 -6.2 5.4 2.0 -3.4

Prepared foodstuffs, beverages, and tobacco

IV

3.034 (r)152.0 (r)153.5 (r)154.8 154.5 2.3 (r)-1.0 (r)1.0 (r)0.8 -0.2

Miscellaneous edible preparations (Dec. 2017=100)

21

0.569 97.2 (r)98.0 (r)98.7 98.8 1.3 -0.3 (r)0.8 (r)0.7 0.1

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

22

0.561 106.4 110.2 112.9 112.7 3.2 0.1 3.6 2.5 -0.2

Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed

23

0.703 (r)212.3 (r)215.4 (r)217.1 215.1 0.6 (r)-4.6 (r)1.5 (r)0.8 -0.9

Mineral products

V

10.730 232.8 (r)216.9 (r)222.0 214.3 -13.6 -0.9 (r)-6.8 2.4 -3.5

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

26

0.399 100.9 96.3 (r)96.1 98.1 0.4 0.3 -4.6 (r)-0.2 2.1

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

27

10.134 224.3 (r)208.5 (r)213.7 205.6 -14.5 -1.0 (r)-7.0 (r)2.5 -3.8

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

2710

5.866 236.6 217.2 (r)225.9 217.9 -11.6 0.6 -8.2 (r)4.0 -3.5

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

2711

1.042 81.1 75.7 (r)71.8 70.4 -40.4 -4.1 -6.7 (r)-5.2 -1.9

Products of the chemical or allied industries

VI

10.860 139.3 138.3 138.0 137.8 -1.1 -0.3 -0.7 -0.2 -0.1

Inorganic chemicals

28

0.740 150.0 149.6 149.6 147.6 -3.6 0.5 -0.3 0.0 -1.3

Organic chemicals

29

2.539 (r)144.8 (r)142.6 (r)140.3 139.8 -5.7 (r)-1.5 -1.5 (r)-1.6 -0.4

Pharmaceutical products

30

3.070 106.8 106.6 (r)107.7 107.7 1.0 0.0 -0.2 (r)1.0 0.0

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

3002

1.419 94.2 94.1 (r)95.6 95.6 0.6 0.0 -0.1 (r)1.6 0.0

Medicaments

3004

1.335 (r)97.2 (r)97.0 97.2 97.2 1.9 (r)0.1 -0.2 (r)0.2 0.0

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

32

0.553 105.1 103.8 105.5 107.5 4.8 1.2 -1.2 1.6 1.9

Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery cosmetic or toilet preparations

33

0.850 132.1 131.3 131.1 130.5 -0.3 -0.4 -0.6 -0.2 -0.5

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

34

0.490 124.3 124.2 124.3 124.8 4.1 0.2 -0.1 0.1 0.4

Miscellaneous chemical products

38

1.962 157.3 156.6 (r)155.6 155.3 0.9 -0.1 -0.4 (r)-0.6 -0.2

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

3822

0.428 161.3 161.3 (r)160.4 160.4 -0.4 0.0 0.0 (r)-0.6 0.0

Plastics and articles thereof; rubber and articles thereof

VII

5.212 144.0 143.9 (r)143.9 143.1 -1.5 0.4 -0.1 (r)0.0 -0.6

Plastics and articles thereof

39

4.335 141.1 141.2 141.0 140.2 -1.1 0.5 0.1 -0.1 -0.6

Polymers of ethylene, in primary forms

3901

0.500 199.0 202.1 197.9 188.4 -13.5 3.5 1.6 -2.1 -4.8

Polyacetals, epoxide resins, alkyds, carbs in primary forms (Dec. 2017=100)

3907

0.405 107.7 103.9 104.2 102.6 0.3 0.3 -3.5 0.3 -1.5

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

3926

0.479 104.2 104.2 104.2 104.2 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Rubber and articles thereof

40

0.877 (r)154.4 (r)153.5 (r)154.2 153.7 -3.6 (r)-0.1 -0.6 (r)0.5 -0.3

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

4011

0.305 87.4 87.3 87.2 87.4 -3.0 0.2 -0.1 -0.1 0.2

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

IX

0.626 98.6 (r)97.3 (r)96.3 93.8 -10.2 -0.8 (r)-1.3 (r)-1.0 -2.6

Woodpulp, recovered paper, and paper products

X

1.860 125.3 (r)124.5 (r)122.5 122.4 -9.1 -0.9 -0.6 (r)-1.6 -0.1

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

48

1.082 125.7 125.9 125.7 125.0 -3.8 -0.3 0.2 -0.2 -0.6

Textile and textile articles

XI

1.725 123.8 121.4 (r)121.0 117.9 -6.6 -0.6 -1.9 (r)-0.3 -2.6

Cotton, including yarns and woven fabrics thereof

52

0.491 127.0 118.5 116.2 108.6 -22.5 -1.7 -6.7 -1.9 -6.5

Cotton, not carded or combed (Dec. 2018=100)

5201

0.361 95.6 87.7 85.9 78.2 - -2.1 -8.3 -2.1 -9.0

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

XIII

0.817 127.5 127.5 127.2 127.2 2.5 0.0 0.0 -0.2 0.0

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

XIV

4.315 241.4 245.3 250.9 258.8 11.6 -1.0 1.6 2.3 3.1

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

7102

1.252 101.5 101.1 101.3 101.3 -0.3 -0.4 -0.4 0.2 0.0

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

7108

1.466 463.7 481.8 506.1 537.7 22.0 -0.8 3.9 5.0 6.2

Base metals and articles of base metals

XV

4.697 (r)160.5 (r)159.2 (r)158.8 158.5 -0.9 -1.4 -0.8 (r)-0.3 -0.2

Copper and articles thereof

74

0.477 188.5 178.6 (r)177.9 172.5 -7.2 -2.0 -5.3 -0.4 -3.0

Aluminum and articles thereof

76

0.697 106.4 104.2 103.0 101.7 -10.8 -2.2 -2.1 -1.2 -1.3

Miscellaneous articles of base metal

83

0.335 (r)154.0 (r)154.2 (r)154.2 154.2 0.8 (r)0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0

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

XVI

28.039 97.9 98.0 (r)97.8 97.6 -0.2 -0.2 0.1 (r)-0.2 -0.2

Machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof

84

16.310 116.2 116.3 116.1 115.8 0.5 -0.2 0.1 -0.2 -0.3

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

8407

0.464 101.1 101.1 101.2 101.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0

Diesel & semi-diesel internal Cumbus. piston engines (Dec. 2018=100)

8408

0.499 (r)111.9 (r)112.0 (r)112.0 112.0 - (r)-0.1 (r)0.1 0.0 0.0

Pumps for liquids; liquid elevators; parts thereof

8413

0.589 151.4 152.1 (r)152.6 154.2 3.3 0.0 0.5 (r)0.3 1.0

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

8414

0.497 145.5 145.4 (r)144.3 138.9 0.4 1.9 -0.1 -0.8 -3.7

Centrifuges & filtering/purifying machinery and parts

8421

0.648 128.7 128.5 129.0 129.7 1.2 0.2 -0.2 0.4 0.5

Parts for materials handling & construction machines

8431

0.422 173.8 173.7 174.0 174.4 2.5 -0.1 -0.1 0.2 0.2

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

8443

0.343 98.4 98.0 (r)97.1 96.5 -1.5 0.0 -0.4 (r)-0.9 -0.6

Computer equipment

8471

1.644 35.4 35.5 (r)35.4 34.8 -5.4 -1.4 0.3 (r)-0.3 -1.7

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

8479

0.523 135.5 136.6 136.6 136.6 2.6 0.2 0.8 0.0 0.0

Taps, cocks, valves & similar appliances; parts thereof

8481

0.827 167.8 168.6 (r)168.5 168.5 4.7 0.0 0.5 (r)-0.1 0.0

Electrical machinery and equipment and parts and accessories thereof

85

11.728 (r)78.4 78.3 (r)78.1 78.0 -1.3 (r)0.0 (r)-0.1 (r)-0.3 -0.1

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

8517

2.144 57.2 57.1 57.0 56.9 -2.1 0.0 -0.2 -0.2 -0.2

Electrical circuit switching, protecting or connection app of 1000 volts or less

8536

0.729 (r)119.6 (r)119.6 (r)119.8 119.9 1.1 (r)0.3 (r)0.0 (r)0.2 0.1

Semiconductors; L.E.D.s; mounted crystals; parts thereof (Dec. 2017=100)

8541

0.491 102.1 102.1 102.1 104.1 2.2 -0.1 0.0 0.0 2.0

Electronic integrated circuits and micro assemblies; parts thereof

8542

2.627 58.8 58.7 58.4 58.4 -1.4 0.0 -0.2 -0.5 0.0

Electric control or distribution equipment (Dec. 2016=100)

8537

0.401 (r)105.2 (r)105.1 (r)105.1 105.1 0.3 (r)-0.1 -0.1 (r)0.0 0.0

Vehicles, aircraft, vessels and associated transport equipment

XVII

13.742 137.1 137.2 (r)137.1 137.0 1.2 0.0 0.1 (r)-0.1 -0.1

Motor vehicles and their parts

87

8.321 116.7 116.7 (r)116.5 116.3 0.0 -0.1 0.0 (r)-0.2 -0.2

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

8703

3.285 109.1 109.2 (r)109.0 109.2 -0.1 -0.3 0.1 (r)-0.2 0.2

Motor vehicles for the transport of goods

8704

1.100 136.8 136.8 137.1 136.7 1.2 0.0 0.0 0.2 -0.3

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

8708

3.133 110.3 (r)110.2 (r)109.7 109.6 0.2 -0.1 (r)-0.1 -0.5 -0.1

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

8803

1.355 190.3 190.1 190.2 190.4 3.2 0.3 -0.1 0.1 0.1

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

XVIII

5.847 109.0 (r)109.1 109.2 109.5 -0.1 0.0 (r)0.1 (r)0.1 0.3

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

9018

1.936 96.8 (r)96.8 96.9 97.8 -0.3 -0.3 (r)0.0 (r)0.1 0.9

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

9021

0.681 81.0 81.7 (r)82.1 82.1 -3.3 0.7 0.9 (r)0.5 0.0

Instruments and apparatus for physical or chemical analysis

9027

0.644 111.9 111.7 111.9 112.0 2.1 0.0 -0.2 0.2 0.1

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

9031

0.401 121.1 121.3 121.9 121.9 0.7 0.1 0.2 0.5 0.0

Miscellaneous manufactured articles

XX

1.374 113.0 112.9 (r)112.9 112.7 -0.1 -0.1 -0.1 (r)0.0 -0.2

Furniture; stuffed furnishings; lamps and lighting fittings nesoi;

94

0.766 131.2 130.9 130.8 130.3 0.2 0.1 -0.2 -0.1 -0.4

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

9401

0.325 103.9 103.9 103.9 102.7 -1.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 -1.2

Toys, games and sports equipment; parts and accessories thereof

95

0.454 88.1 (r)88.2 (r)88.2 88.6 1.1 -0.2 (r)0.1 (r)0.0 0.5

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

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

 

Last Modified Date: September 13, 2019