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  ______________                          |                                     |                               October 4, 2019
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | DOM REP      |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         | Data through  8/2019 in Million SME |
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                           Calendar Years       Year-to-Date                 Year-Endings                             YE  8/2019
 Ctrl, Cat, Product        2017      2018     8/2018    8/2019  % Change    8/2018    6/2019    7/2019    8/2019  % Change % Share


Aggregations:
       0 Total           296.348   318.633   210.027   203.294     -3.21   310.322   316.031   317.370   311.900     0.51    0.44
       1 Apparel         268.509   283.820   187.266   186.848     -0.22   276.531   285.941   287.783   283.401     2.48    0.99
       2 Non-Apparel      27.839    34.813    22.761    16.446    -27.75    33.791    30.089    29.587    28.498   -15.66    0.07
      11 Yarns             0.006     0.026     0.019     0.019     -2.84     0.019     0.017     0.019     0.026    33.02    0.00
      12 Fabrics           3.771    12.234     6.588     6.655      1.02     7.863    12.805    12.900    12.301    56.44    0.09
      14 Made Ups / Misc  24.062    22.553    16.154     9.772    -39.51    25.908    17.267    16.668    16.171   -37.58    0.06
      30 Cotton Products 173.223   185.323   120.993   114.131     -5.67   179.405   180.662   181.223   178.462    -0.53    0.92
      31 Cotton Apparel  171.613   180.935   119.643   113.615     -5.04   177.616   177.178   177.685   174.907    -1.52    1.51
      32 Cot Non-Apparel   1.610     4.388     1.350     0.516    -61.77     1.789     3.484     3.538     3.554    98.71    0.05
      40 Wool Products     3.500     3.567     2.252     2.935     30.36     3.293     4.122     4.260     4.250    29.09    1.69
      41 Wool Apparel      3.482     3.544     2.233     2.922     30.88     3.268     4.101     4.241     4.233    29.51    2.41
      42 Wool Non-Appare   0.018     0.023     0.019     0.013    -29.82     0.024     0.021     0.019     0.017   -28.45    0.02
      60 MMF Products    119.127   128.874    86.111    86.020     -0.11   126.757   130.693   131.444   128.782     1.60    0.26
      61 MMF Apparel      93.188    98.824    65.010    70.205      7.99    95.190   104.309   105.584   104.019     9.27    0.63
      62 MMF Non-Apparel  25.939    30.050    21.101    15.814    -25.05    31.567    26.384    25.860    24.764   -21.55    0.07
      80 S and V Product   0.499     0.870     0.672     0.207    -69.13     0.868     0.554     0.443     0.405   -53.29    0.04
      81 S and V Apparel   0.226     0.518     0.380     0.105    -72.39     0.457     0.353     0.273     0.242   -46.92    0.06
      82 S and V Non-App   0.273     0.352     0.291     0.102    -64.87     0.411     0.201     0.171     0.163   -60.37    0.02

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     222 Knit Fabric       0.354     4.290     2.912     3.232     11.00     3.261     4.834     4.708     4.611    41.40    0.29
     223 Non-Woven Fabri   1.924     3.443     2.222     2.841     27.85     2.792     4.312     4.567     4.062    45.46    0.08
     229 Special Fabric    1.280     4.146     1.164     0.442    -62.06     1.405     3.423     3.419     3.423   143.60    0.09

Cotton:
     333 Suit-Typ Coat,M   0.153     0.114     0.097     0.019    -79.96     0.152     0.046     0.042     0.037   -75.57    0.19
     338 Knit Shirts,MB   50.369    57.520    39.125    41.820      6.89    56.491    61.160    61.282    60.215     6.59    4.81
     339 W/G Knit Blouse   4.084     4.265     2.529     2.573      1.76     4.056     4.176     4.346     4.309     6.24    0.46
     340 N-Knt Shirts,MB   1.949     1.282     0.936     0.905     -3.32     1.402     1.300     1.281     1.251   -10.74    0.19
     347 Cot.M/B Trouser   1.741     1.784     1.306     0.517    -60.43     1.565     1.399     1.115     0.994   -36.47    0.08
     348 W/G Slacks, etc   0.819     0.634     0.415     0.510     22.88     0.705     0.728     0.726     0.729     3.32    0.05
     352 Cotton Underwea 108.896   112.636    73.313    65.648    -10.45   110.321   105.924   106.432   104.972    -4.85    6.67
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    2.218     1.606     1.137     1.056     -7.17     1.812     1.572     1.602     1.525   -15.83    0.25

Wool:
     434 Oth. Coats, M/B   0.772     0.930     0.470     0.540     14.87     0.806     0.974     0.944     1.000    24.15    7.73
     435 W/G Coats, Wool   2.510     2.473     1.654     2.172     31.27     2.283     2.909     3.055     2.990    30.95    9.26
     440 NK Shirts,Blous   0.005     0.009     0.007     0.014    105.28     0.009     0.012     0.014     0.016    85.25    1.07
     447 Wool Trousers,M   0.113     0.103     0.077     0.167    115.54     0.115     0.168     0.193     0.192    67.37    1.45

Man-Made Fiber:
     633 Suit-Typ Coat,M   0.764     0.872     0.546     0.675     23.46     0.820     1.051     1.017     1.000    21.92    2.76
     634 Other Coats, MB   0.920     1.581     1.052     0.731    -30.55     1.655     1.355     1.272     1.260   -23.89    0.21
     635 Coats, W/G        1.844     0.886     0.687     0.300    -56.38     1.119     0.637     0.555     0.498   -55.46    0.07
     636 Dresses           1.066     1.909     1.384     1.088    -21.35     1.865     1.723     1.660     1.613   -13.50    0.11
     638 Knit Shirts, MB  16.258    22.515    14.417    22.669     57.24    20.265    28.695    30.957    30.767    51.82    2.05
     639 Knit Blouses,WG   6.588     6.471     4.498     5.140     14.28     6.485     7.108     6.976     7.113     9.69    0.48
     640 N-K Shirts, MB    3.912     2.735     1.769     1.962     10.88     3.019     2.864     2.953     2.927    -3.06    1.76
     641 N-K Blouses, WG   1.141     1.113     0.768     0.795      3.56     1.160     1.094     1.127     1.140    -1.70    0.30
     642 Skirts            0.589     0.680     0.471     0.542     14.97     0.604     0.736     0.730     0.750    24.19    0.68
     643 MMF Suits, M/B    1.318     0.613     0.415     0.350    -15.69     1.165     0.433     0.463     0.548   -52.97    3.27
     647 Trousers,etc MB   5.315     3.601     2.323     3.238     39.35     3.722     4.141     4.346     4.516    21.32    0.69
     648 Slacks,etc. WG    3.024     2.025     1.563     1.490     -4.72     2.131     1.938     1.989     1.951    -8.47    0.22
     649 Bras/Ot Bod Sup   5.696     5.675     3.803     2.968    -21.96     5.410     5.183     5.058     4.840   -10.54    2.48
     652 M-MF Underwear   16.693    17.551    11.555     8.497    -26.46    16.684    16.371    15.322    14.493   -13.13    1.31
     659 Oth. MMF App.    27.933    30.457    19.675    19.573     -0.52    28.959    30.754    30.935    30.355     4.82    0.81
     666 Other Furnishin  20.678    18.776    13.205     8.161    -38.20    21.266    15.043    14.340    13.732   -35.43    0.11
     669 Other MMF Manuf   2.300     2.655     2.200     0.757    -65.59     3.433     0.980     1.057     1.212   -64.70    0.03

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     836 S/V Dresses       0.000     0.095     0.095     0.000    -99.88     0.095     0.044     0.000     0.000   -99.68    0.00
     859 Oth. S/V Appare   0.116     0.322     0.221     0.080    -63.90     0.263     0.233     0.210     0.181   -31.08    0.11