Table B.—Commodities with the Fastest Growing Output, Selected Years

Commodity number Description 1992–96 1987–92
Commodity output Exports Commodity output
Change in level (millions of dollars) Average annual rate of growth (percent) Rank by average annual rate of growth Change in level (millions of dollars) Export change/commodity output change (percent) Average annual rate of growth (percent) Rank by average annual rate of growth
All commodities2,932,1056.8190,4736.65.8
57Electronic components and accessories56,14115.3116,20128.98.711
67Radio and TV broadcasting1,81313.823.564
73AComputer and data processing services, including own-account software101,33713.63812.812.41
48Special industry machinery and equipment13,29613.543,96329.84.353
56Audio, video, and communication equipment27,01811.256,88125.54.449
50Miscellaneous machinery, except electrical13,15511.261,31010.04.740
51Computer and office equipment31,62910.8714,15444.82.771
46Materials handling machinery and equipment4,12410.6856713.72.473
44+45Farm, construction, and mining machinery15,41010.693,38922.03.562
59BTruck and bus bodies, trailers, and motor vehicles parts39,94510.5107,61919.13.563