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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: March 2015 to March 2016 [2000=100, unless otherwise noted]
Description Harmo-
nized
system
Relative
import-
ance
Feb.
2016(1)
Index Percent change
Feb.
2016
Mar.
2016
Annual Monthly
Mar.
2015
to
Mar.
2016
Nov.
2015
to
Dec.
2015
Dec.
2015
to
Jan.
2016
Jan.
2016
to
Feb.
2016
Feb.
2016
to
Mar.
2016

Live animals; animal products

I

1.720 181.8 181.9 -13.9 -1.6 -1.5 1.3 0.1

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

02

1.005 141.7 144.6 -11.6 -1.4 -2.4 4.5 2.0

Vegetable products

II

4.460 197.2 187.5 -12.0 -1.8 -1.0 1.4 -4.9

Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons

08

1.050 172.2 154.7 -11.3 -2.9 1.4 -0.1 -10.2

Cereals

10

1.315 184.6 176.6 -14.3 -4.1 -3.5 3.2 -4.3

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

12

1.538 187.9 181.4 -15.8 0.4 -1.7 1.2 -3.5

Prepared foodstuffs, beverages,and tobacco

IV

2.946 145.2 144.3 -8.8 -0.4 -1.1 -1.1 -0.6

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

20

0.385 118.9 118.9 0.3 0.5 0.3 -0.3 0.0

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

22

0.525 104.3 105.5 -4.3 -1.3 -1.5 -0.2 1.2

Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed

23

0.650 193.1 186.6 -20.0 -0.7 -2.0 -1.0 -3.4

Mineral products

V

5.659 136.7 136.1 -35.5 -9.0 -5.7 -6.2 -0.4

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

26

0.440 68.3 70.8 -20.0 -2.5 -2.3 -0.6 3.7

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

27

5.018 128.7 127.7 -37.3 -9.7 -6.0 -7.0 -0.8

Products of the chemical or allied industries

VI

10.830 134.6 134.4 -6.5 -0.6 -1.4 -1.5 -0.1

Inorganic chemicals

28

0.922 172.6 172.4 -6.6 0.4 0.2 -6.3 -0.1

Organic chemicals

29

2.460 130.4 130.3 -10.4 -0.9 -2.4 -0.8 -0.1

Pharmaceutical products

30

2.932 105.7 105.9 -4.9 -1.0 -2.4 -0.8 0.2

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

32

0.556 98.9 99.0 - - -0.4 -0.7 0.1

Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery cosmetic or toilet preparations

33

0.845 134.1 134.4 -1.3 0.0 -0.9 -0.1 0.2

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

34

0.525 116.2 116.2 1.5 -0.4 3.3 0.2 0.0

Miscellaneous chemical products

38

1.855 144.5 143.8 -6.2 -0.9 -0.7 -2.1 -0.5

Plastics and articles thereof; rubber and articles thereof

VII

5.187 136.4 136.3 -5.5 -0.4 -0.4 0.3 -0.1

Plastics and articles thereof

39

4.191 131.9 131.6 -5.9 -0.4 -0.5 0.4 -0.2

Rubber and articles thereof

40

0.996 155.3 156.4 -4.0 -0.6 0.5 -0.4 0.7

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

VIII

0.338 120.8 117.7 -20.4 0.0 -0.5 0.7 -2.6

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

41

0.180 67.8 68.3 -28.7 -0.4 -1.3 -0.3 0.7

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

IX

0.657 94.7 93.3 -5.6 0.8 -0.2 -1.5 -1.5

Woodpulp, recovered paper, and paper products

X

2.142 120.2 120.9 -1.6 -0.6 -1.0 -0.4 0.6

Woodpulp and recovered paper

47

0.596 117.8 119.9 -1.5 -1.3 -1.5 -1.4 1.8

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

48

1.159 120.2 120.4 -2.4 -0.8 -1.1 -0.1 0.2

Printed material (Dec. 2014=100)

49

0.388 100.4 100.4 0.1 1.2 0.0 0.0 0.0

Textile and textile articles

XI

1.747 120.0 118.7 -3.0 0.5 -0.3 -0.2 -1.1

Cotton, including yarns and woven fabrics thereof

52

0.388 113.4 109.9 -7.4 0.4 -1.6 -1.1 -3.1

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

XIII

0.886 122.9 122.8 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.0 -0.1

Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, or mica (Dec. 2015=100)

68

0.299 100.5 100.5 - - 0.5 0.0 0.0

Glass and glassware

70

0.447 99.4 99.4 -0.2 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0

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

XIV

4.320 223.4 231.3 -2.3 -2.5 0.7 1.7 3.5

Base metals and articles of base metals

XV

4.935 139.7 141.0 -7.8 -1.3 -0.4 -1.1 0.9

Iron and steel

72

0.971 134.8 134.5 -16.8 -2.8 -1.0 -1.1 -0.2

Copper and articles thereof

74

0.409 144.5 152.4 -18.6 -6.3 -4.4 0.0 5.5

Aluminum and articles thereof

76

0.743 98.3 102.4 -13.4 0.0 -0.1 -5.0 4.2

Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal (Dec. 2015=100)

82

0.399 99.8 99.8 - - 0.2 -0.4 0.0

Miscellaneous articles of base metal

83

0.362 148.2 148.2 0.3 -0.2 -0.1 0.0 0.0

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

XVI

30.484 96.2 96.2 -1.4 -0.2 -0.2 0.2 0.0

Machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof

84

18.254 113.4 113.4 -0.5 -0.2 -0.1 0.6 0.0

Electrical machinery and equipment and parts and accessories thereof

85

12.230 77.7 77.6 -2.8 -0.4 -0.3 -0.3 -0.1

Vehicles, aircraft, vessels and associated transport equipment

XVII

15.387 131.0 131.0 0.4 -0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0

Motor vehicles and their parts

87

9.383 114.6 114.6 -0.3 -0.1 0.0 -0.2 0.0

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

XVIII

6.377 107.2 107.4 0.1 -0.3 0.3 -0.1 0.2

Miscellaneous manufactured articles

XX

1.578 111.6 111.6 0.6 0.2 0.0 0.5 0.0

Furniture; stuffed furnishings; lamps and lighting fittings nesoi;

94

0.932 125.0 125.0 2.1 0.2 0.2 0.5 0.0

Toys, games and sports equipment; parts and accessories thereof

95

0.485 90.1 90.1 0.1 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0

Footnotes
(1) Relative importance figures are based on 2014 trade values.

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

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Last Modified Date: April 12, 2016
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