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  ______________                          |                                     |                                  May 29, 2015
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | JAPAN        |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         |  Data through  4/2015 in Million $  |
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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           427.997   434.630   141.559   145.581      2.84   431.174   430.448   430.612   438.653      1.73    0.40
       1 Apparel          39.552    41.103    13.753    16.286     18.41    40.182    43.082    43.579    43.636      8.60    0.05
       2 Non-Apparel     388.445   393.527   127.805   129.295      1.17   390.992   387.366   387.033   395.017      1.03    1.51
      11 Yarns            31.384    31.201     9.005    11.035     22.54    31.408    31.121    32.415    33.231      5.80    2.26
      12 Fabrics         340.375   349.531   114.376   114.241     -0.12   343.457   343.859   342.543   349.396      1.73    5.52
      14 Made Ups / Mis   16.686    12.795     4.424     4.019     -9.16    16.127    12.386    12.076    12.390    -23.17    0.07
      30 Cotton Product   95.776   112.780    33.202    40.103     20.78    97.644   113.561   114.788   119.681     22.57    0.24
      31 Cotton Apparel   19.223    21.496     8.588     9.807     14.21    20.154    22.756    22.870    22.716     12.72    0.06
      32 Cot Non-Appare   76.553    91.284    24.615    30.296     23.08    77.490    90.805    91.918    96.965     25.13    1.13
      40 Wool Products    11.517    13.635     2.660     2.467     -7.27    12.264    13.671    13.532    13.441      9.60    0.26
      41 Wool Apparel      7.987     8.341     1.156     1.500     29.79     8.080     8.549     8.625     8.685      7.49    0.22
      42 Wool Non-Appar    3.529     5.294     1.505     0.967    -35.75     4.184     5.123     4.907     4.756     13.67    0.40
      60 MMF Products    317.326   305.330   104.372   101.508     -2.74   317.929   300.166   299.195   302.465     -4.86    0.58
      61 MMF Apparel      10.585     9.983     3.231     4.047     25.28    10.389    10.308    10.644    10.800      3.96    0.03
      62 MMF Non-Appare  306.741   295.346   101.142    97.460     -3.64   307.541   289.859   288.551   291.665     -5.16    1.84
      80 S and V Produc    3.378     2.886     1.324     1.503     13.54     3.337     3.049     3.097     3.065     -8.14    0.17
      81 S and V Appare    1.757     1.282     0.779     0.931     19.44     1.559     1.470     1.439     1.434     -8.04    0.11
      82 S and V Non-Ap    1.621     1.604     0.544     0.572      5.10     1.777     1.579     1.658     1.631     -8.22    0.29

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     200 Yarns / Sew Th    3.283     4.310     1.481     1.974     33.27     3.709     4.261     4.515     4.803     29.51    2.06
     201 Specialty Yarn   15.037    11.169     2.829     3.912     38.26    14.302    11.439    12.094    12.252    -14.34    4.46
     218 Fab, Color Yar    9.221    11.745     2.745     3.555     29.50     8.935    11.883    12.024    12.555     40.51    9.74
     220 Spec. Weave, F    2.959     3.826     1.041     1.290     23.92     3.100     3.962     3.845     4.075     31.45    2.23
     222 Knit Fabric      15.392    15.786     5.179     4.133    -20.20    15.896    14.549    14.747    14.739     -7.28    1.98
     223 Non-Woven Fabr   99.434   104.713    34.726    36.917      6.31   101.003   104.087   104.157   106.904      5.84    8.62
     225 Blue Denim Fab   19.386    22.017     5.097     8.511     66.98    18.736    23.255    24.122    25.431     35.73   34.24
     229 Special Fabric  113.222   106.380    39.367    32.569    -17.27   115.609   102.907   100.473    99.581    -13.86    7.20

Cotton:
     313 Cotton Sheetin   25.398    29.250     9.239     9.602      3.93    26.918    28.426    28.365    29.613     10.01    9.97
     314 Poplin,Broadcl    2.814     2.175     0.519     0.659     27.13     2.417     2.132     2.188     2.316     -4.20    2.76
     315 Printcloth Fab    2.779     3.090     1.141     1.352     18.50     2.725     3.267     3.081     3.301     21.12    8.44
     317 Twill Fabric      6.439     7.094     1.568     1.919     22.39     5.770     6.877     7.253     7.445     29.01    9.32
     326 Sateen Fabric     1.721     1.696     0.284     0.618    117.54     1.153     1.598     1.659     2.030     76.10    5.76
     369 Oth. Cot. Manu    3.751     2.910     1.019     1.007     -1.22     3.581     2.746     2.748     2.898    -19.06    0.10

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        1.419     1.266     0.326     0.343      4.99     1.250     1.245     1.224     1.282      2.59    0.86
     410 Wool Woven Fab    0.586     1.323     0.256     0.310     20.87     0.674     1.290     1.292     1.377    104.32    1.20
     414 Oth Wool Fabri    1.266     2.005     0.747     0.159    -78.72     1.878     1.819     1.628     1.416    -24.57    1.56
     438 K Shirts,Blous    1.245     1.253     0.156     0.109    -30.06     1.250     1.210     1.207     1.206     -3.52    0.29

Man-Made Fiber:
     600 Text Fil Yarn     0.751     1.191     0.277     0.089    -67.82     0.758     1.035     1.029     1.003     32.26    0.37
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn    9.857    12.473     3.760     4.470     18.88    10.311    12.563    12.916    13.183     27.85    6.99
     619 Poly Fil Fab      5.095     4.430     1.431     1.101    -23.04     4.740     4.088     4.053     4.101    -13.49    2.01
     620 Oth Synth Fila   14.001    15.865     5.427     5.108     -5.87    14.001    15.170    15.272    15.546     11.04    2.39
     622 Glass Fabric      7.662     6.798     1.880     2.587     37.57     6.999     7.164     6.963     7.504      7.22    4.98
     659 Oth. MMF App.     2.189     1.553     0.321     0.678    111.47     2.018     1.737     1.839     1.911     -5.31    0.04
     666 Other Furnishi    1.761     1.785     0.757     0.690     -8.83     2.134     1.846     1.663     1.718    -19.52    0.04
     669 Other MMF Manu    6.987     4.399     1.602     1.445     -9.84     6.304     4.085     3.950     4.241    -32.72    0.36

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     859 Oth. S/V Appar    0.439     0.286     0.135     0.178     31.84     0.388     0.336     0.327     0.329    -15.31    0.17