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  ______________                          |                                     |                                  May 29, 2015
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | _SUB-SAHARA  |                         |    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           255.598   280.127    93.518    89.822     -3.95   260.975   279.022   276.960   276.431     5.92    0.46
       1 Apparel         242.481   260.164    86.447    82.581     -4.47   245.500   259.133   257.339   256.298     4.40    0.98
       2 Non-Apparel      13.117    19.963     7.071     7.241      2.40    15.475    19.888    19.621    20.133    30.10    0.06
      11 Yarns             0.559     0.532     0.121     0.207     71.27     0.535     0.564     0.620     0.618    15.50    0.02
      12 Fabrics          10.808    16.958     5.354     6.716     25.42    12.016    16.884    17.193    18.319    52.45    0.16
      14 Made Ups / Misc   1.750     2.474     1.595     0.318    -80.08     2.923     2.441     1.807     1.196   -59.08    0.01
      30 Cotton Products 107.384   105.194    33.029    33.897      2.63   104.516   105.072   106.486   106.062     1.48    0.56
      31 Cotton Apparel  106.810   104.592    32.952    33.795      2.56   104.061   104.467   105.896   105.435     1.32    0.88
      32 Cot Non-Apparel   0.575     0.601     0.076     0.102     33.18     0.455     0.604     0.590     0.627    37.82    0.01
      40 Wool Products     0.731     0.705     0.150     0.234     56.06     0.712     0.734     0.786     0.789    10.75    0.26
      41 Wool Apparel      0.134     0.174     0.028     0.028     -1.54     0.145     0.177     0.175     0.173    19.83    0.08
      42 Wool Non-Appare   0.598     0.531     0.122     0.206     69.53     0.568     0.557     0.611     0.616     8.44    0.75
      60 MMF Products    147.062   173.936    60.121    55.582     -7.55   155.282   172.916   169.419   169.398     9.09    0.42
      61 MMF Apparel     135.490   155.262    53.366    48.665     -8.81   141.169   154.308   151.092   150.561     6.65    1.12
      62 MMF Non-Apparel  11.572    18.675     6.755     6.917      2.40    14.113    18.608    18.327    18.837    33.47    0.07
      80 S and V Product   0.421     0.293     0.219     0.109    -50.35     0.465     0.300     0.270     0.183   -60.73    0.02
      81 S and V Apparel   0.048     0.136     0.101     0.093     -7.76     0.125     0.181     0.177     0.128     2.29    0.04
      82 S and V Non-App   0.373     0.157     0.117     0.015    -87.01     0.340     0.119     0.093     0.054   -83.99    0.01

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     222 Knit Fabric       1.723     2.013     0.215     1.059    391.34     1.662     2.601     2.702     2.857    71.92    0.14
     223 Non-Woven Fabri   6.018     2.355     1.872     0.719    -61.61     5.042     0.534     0.771     1.201   -76.18    0.03
     229 Special Fabric    1.775    12.221     3.224     4.868     50.96     4.633    13.365    13.349    13.864   199.22    0.51
     237 Playsuit,Sunsui   1.102     0.928     0.031     0.006    -79.60     0.443     0.901     0.904     0.904   104.05    1.41
     239 Baby Garm / Acc   5.058     4.925     0.853     1.184     38.83     4.144     5.047     5.163     5.256    26.83    0.72

Cotton:
     335 W/G Cot. Coats    0.471     0.196     0.061     0.033    -45.22     0.344     0.159     0.158     0.168   -51.09    0.06
     338 Knit Shirts,MB    3.924     3.347     1.131     0.686    -39.37     3.644     3.170     3.134     2.902   -20.36    0.25
     339 W/G Knit Blouse   2.910     3.225     1.072     0.864    -19.36     3.393     3.035     3.005     3.017   -11.08    0.29
     340 N-Knt Shirts,MB  24.123    23.130     7.695     7.683     -0.16    24.052    23.073    23.459    23.118    -3.88    3.30
     341 W/G N-Knt Blous   1.246     2.344     0.551     0.836     51.61     1.532     2.600     2.571     2.629    71.62    1.38
     342 Cotton Skirts     0.335     0.174     0.020     0.043    112.85     0.251     0.184     0.192     0.197   -21.49    0.23
     345 Cotton Sweater    0.985     0.425     0.005     0.010    110.46     0.981     0.431     0.432     0.430   -56.19    0.13
     347 Cot.M/B Trouser  30.770    34.341     9.655    11.635     20.51    31.272    34.420    35.569    36.321    16.14    3.19
     348 W/G Slacks, etc  28.062    26.922     9.322     8.698     -6.70    26.002    27.334    27.041    26.297     1.14    1.68
     350 Dress. Gown etc   0.872     0.005     0.001     0.003    151.85     0.550     0.007     0.008     0.007   -98.71    0.00
     351 Cot. Nghtwr/PJs   0.756     0.190     0.014     0.044    223.89     0.764     0.199     0.216     0.221   -71.09    0.03
     352 Cotton Underwea   0.333     0.496     0.359     0.023    -93.50     0.679     0.300     0.298     0.161   -76.37    0.01
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    5.897     5.678     2.212     1.856    -16.07     6.095     5.189     5.287     5.322   -12.68    1.01

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        0.506     0.514     0.117     0.199     69.94     0.511     0.544     0.598     0.596    16.79    1.91
     438 K Shirts,Blouse   0.014     0.016     0.002     0.000    -86.61     0.015     0.015     0.015     0.015    -1.66    0.06
     445 Wool Sweater,MB   0.040     0.014     0.001     0.000    -51.52     0.041     0.014     0.013     0.013   -67.66    0.18
     446 Wool Sweater,WG   0.006     0.011     0.001     0.001     -8.75     0.006     0.011     0.011     0.011    78.86    0.04

Man-Made Fiber:
     632 Hosiery           0.705     0.674     0.199     0.234     17.12     0.691     0.681     0.708     0.708     2.56    0.10
     634 Other Coats, MB   1.121     2.152     0.126     0.051    -59.26     1.203     2.136     2.107     2.077    72.69    0.51
     635 Coats, W/G        2.386     3.127     0.635     0.405    -36.31     2.650     2.878     2.841     2.897     9.30    0.53
     636 Dresses           2.461     0.446     0.139     0.043    -69.16     1.528     0.420     0.418     0.350   -77.08    0.02
     638 Knit Shirts, MB  40.075    45.931    18.556    15.416    -16.92    41.695    43.974    43.036    42.792     2.63    3.75
     639 Knit Blouses,WG  29.380    30.349    12.085     8.963    -25.84    32.096    29.876    28.120    27.226   -15.17    2.25
     640 N-K Shirts, MB    1.092     1.799     0.492     0.306    -37.78     1.012     1.682     1.650     1.613    59.45    1.19
     641 N-K Blouses, WG   1.941     1.921     0.958     0.599    -37.52     2.359     1.650     1.646     1.562   -33.80    0.41
     642 Skirts            1.685     4.588     1.439     4.654    223.51     2.029     5.995     6.732     7.803   284.49    4.29
     643 MMF Suits, M/B    0.000     0.036     0.000     0.021       *       0.000     0.057     0.057     0.057 138909.1    0.44
     645 MMF M/B Sweater   0.066     1.314     0.000     0.002       *       0.036     1.315     1.316     1.316  3508.70    8.35
     646 MMF Sweaters,WG   0.058     1.667     0.055     0.016    -70.16     0.086     1.658     1.637     1.629  1790.42    0.73
     647 Trousers,etc MB  12.809    15.792     4.856     5.275      8.63    12.716    16.897    16.791    16.211    27.49    2.80
     648 Slacks,etc. WG   27.144    30.527    10.030     8.503    -15.23    29.569    30.858    29.598    29.000    -1.93    4.27
     652 M-MF Underwear    1.253     3.578     0.609     0.001    -99.83     1.862     3.219     3.049     2.970    59.54    0.33
     659 Oth. MMF App.    11.538     8.491     2.890     3.988     37.97    10.048     8.274     8.632     9.589    -4.57    0.31
     669 Other MMF Manuf   0.244     1.831     1.399     0.248    -82.26     1.572     1.855     1.263     0.681   -56.71    0.02

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     840 S/V Wov Shirts    0.003     0.085     0.085     0.074    -12.79     0.087     0.125     0.118     0.074   -14.30    0.28
     870 Luggage Silk/Ve   0.012     0.102     0.099     0.000    -99.70     0.111     0.064     0.034     0.004   -96.78    0.01