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  ______________                          |                                     |                                  May 29, 2015
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | JAPAN        |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         | Data through  4/2015 in Million SME |
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                           Calendar Years       Year-to-Date                 Year-Endings                             YE  4/2015
 Ctrl, Cat, Product        2013      2014     4/2014    4/2015  % Change    4/2014    2/2015    3/2015    4/2015  % Change % Share


Aggregations:
       0 Total           265.429   272.657    88.567    97.313      9.87   268.605   270.982   274.126   281.403     4.76    0.46
       1 Apparel           2.583     2.357     0.664     0.830     24.92     2.580     2.458     2.501     2.522    -2.22    0.01
       2 Non-Apparel     262.846   270.301    87.903    96.483      9.76   266.025   268.524   271.625   278.881     4.83    0.81
      11 Yarns            34.517    48.426    13.999    17.732     26.66    40.053    49.320    51.713    52.159    30.22    1.69
      12 Fabrics         224.492   217.733    72.411    77.150      6.54   221.894   215.077   215.825   222.472     0.26    1.94
      14 Made Ups / Misc   3.838     4.142     1.492     1.601      7.31     4.078     4.127     4.087     4.251     4.24    0.02
      30 Cotton Products  23.385    27.509     7.937     9.838     23.96    23.970    27.308    27.722    29.411    22.70    0.16
      31 Cotton Apparel    0.982     1.039     0.389     0.474     21.71     1.010     1.102     1.110     1.124    11.24    0.01
      32 Cot Non-Apparel  22.402    26.470     7.548     9.365     24.07    22.960    26.206    26.612    28.287    23.20    0.41
      40 Wool Products     0.447     0.526     0.133     0.103    -23.05     0.423     0.507     0.501     0.496    17.21    0.16
      41 Wool Apparel      0.137     0.140     0.023     0.027     18.17     0.140     0.141     0.144     0.144     2.95    0.06
      42 Wool Non-Appare   0.310     0.387     0.110     0.075    -31.65     0.283     0.366     0.357     0.352    24.25    0.43
      60 MMF Products    241.123   244.288    80.368    87.173      8.47   243.698   242.787   245.462   251.093     3.03    0.62
      61 MMF Apparel       1.203     1.119     0.216     0.286     32.27     1.172     1.144     1.180     1.189     1.45    0.01
      62 MMF Non-Apparel 239.919   243.169    80.151    86.887      8.40   242.526   241.643   244.282   249.904     3.04    0.92
      80 S and V Product   0.474     0.334     0.130     0.200     54.08     0.514     0.379     0.442     0.404   -21.35    0.05
      81 S and V Apparel   0.260     0.059     0.036     0.043     19.71     0.258     0.070     0.068     0.066   -74.32    0.02
      82 S and V Non-App   0.214     0.275     0.094     0.157     67.27     0.256     0.309     0.374     0.338    32.16    0.07

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     200 Yarns / Sew Thr   0.779     1.026     0.346     0.419     20.82     0.806     0.961     1.028     1.098    36.24    0.72
     201 Specialty Yarns   6.377     4.654     1.135     1.502     32.34     4.879     4.728     4.982     5.021     2.91    0.95
     218 Fab, Color Yarn   1.848     2.084     0.533     0.570      6.91     1.790     2.103     2.099     2.121    18.48    6.10
     220 Spec. Weave, Fa   0.568     0.726     0.171     0.439    156.99     0.562     0.740     0.733     0.994    76.91    0.98
     222 Knit Fabric       9.613     8.307     2.795     2.118    -24.21     9.228     7.580     7.628     7.630   -17.31    0.37
     223 Non-Woven Fabri 103.213   108.852    34.892    42.260     21.12   103.480   109.394   111.884   116.220    12.31    3.17
     225 Blue Denim Fab.   3.028     3.538     0.823     1.339     62.71     2.946     3.741     3.866     4.054    37.62   17.55
     229 Special Fabric   77.884    64.485    24.050    20.176    -16.11    75.519    62.356    60.387    60.612   -19.74    2.23

Cotton:
     313 Cotton Sheeting  10.890    12.484     3.903     4.417     13.17    11.443    12.250    12.335    12.998    13.59    5.54
     314 Poplin,Broadcl.   1.218     0.864     0.232     0.339     45.93     1.075     0.815     0.906     0.971    -9.74    1.17
     315 Printcloth Fab.   1.295     1.541     0.581     0.680     16.95     1.355     1.643     1.542     1.639    20.96    3.46
     317 Twill Fabric      1.179     1.227     0.299     0.366     22.65     1.055     1.210     1.285     1.295    22.69    2.13
     326 Sateen Fabric     0.231     0.265     0.044     0.092    110.18     0.153     0.247     0.256     0.313   105.09    1.14
     369 Oth. Cot. Manuf   0.738     0.964     0.261     0.317     21.71     0.746     0.920     0.925     1.021    36.73    0.03

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        0.097     0.115     0.022     0.025     11.35     0.087     0.114     0.116     0.117    34.11    0.38
     410 Wool Woven Fab.   0.124     0.116     0.029     0.034     17.91     0.061     0.106     0.112     0.121    98.36    1.18
     414 Oth Wool Fabric   0.078     0.128     0.051     0.009    -81.95     0.118     0.116     0.100     0.087   -26.55    0.94
     438 K Shirts,Blouse   0.015     0.015     0.002     0.002    -31.89     0.015     0.014     0.014     0.014    -6.50    0.05

Man-Made Fiber:
     600 Text Fil Yarn     0.449     1.704     0.154     0.044    -71.17     0.406     1.624     1.628     1.594   292.46    0.28
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn   26.444    40.640    12.213    15.630     27.98    33.444    41.706    43.704    44.057    31.74    4.25
     619 Poly Fil Fab      3.883     3.934     1.215     0.918    -24.46     3.962     3.638     3.516     3.637    -8.21    1.24
     620 Oth Synth Filam   3.106     3.139     0.961     1.292     34.41     2.946     2.956     3.140     3.470    17.78    0.24
     622 Glass Fabric      3.619     3.303     0.891     1.236     38.68     3.398     3.480     3.389     3.647     7.33    3.53
     659 Oth. MMF App.     0.650     0.667     0.043     0.159    269.50     0.590     0.688     0.771     0.783    32.57    0.03
     666 Other Furnishin   0.792     0.736     0.270     0.359     33.02     0.847     0.779     0.749     0.825    -2.62    0.01
     669 Other MMF Manuf   1.912     2.077     0.847     0.827     -2.35     2.057     2.037     2.016     2.057     0.04    0.05

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     859 Oth. S/V Appare   0.219     0.023     0.010     0.012     14.52     0.209     0.027     0.025     0.024   -88.33    0.02