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  ______________                          |                                     |                                 March 1, 2019
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | _EU28        |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         | Data through 12/2018 in Million SME |
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                           Calendar Years       Year-to-Date                 Year-Endings                             YE 12/2018
 Ctrl, Cat, Product        2016      2017    12/2017   12/2018  % Change   12/2017   10/2018   11/2018   12/2018  % Change % Share


Aggregations:
       0 Total          1945.478  1926.413  1926.413  2070.891      7.50  1926.413  2055.663  2077.702  2070.891     7.50    3.02
       1 Apparel         111.569   111.035   111.035   114.059      2.72   111.035   112.774   113.043   114.059     2.72    0.41
       2 Non-Apparel    1833.909  1815.377  1815.377  1956.832      7.79  1815.377  1942.889  1964.660  1956.832     7.79    4.80
      11 Yarns           248.983   260.861   260.861   254.402     -2.48   260.861   260.313   257.909   254.402    -2.48    7.07
      12 Fabrics        1373.040  1267.590  1267.590  1429.819     12.80  1267.590  1382.973  1409.668  1429.819    12.80   10.74
      14 Made Ups / Misc 211.887   286.926   286.926   272.611     -4.99   286.926   299.603   297.083   272.611    -4.99    1.14
      30 Cotton Products 134.050   150.347   150.347   157.536      4.78   150.347   158.397   157.732   157.536     4.78    0.82
      31 Cotton Apparel   31.081    32.331    32.331    32.596      0.82    32.331    31.895    32.254    32.596     0.82    0.28
      32 Cot Non-Apparel 102.969   118.016   118.016   124.940      5.87   118.016   126.502   125.477   124.940     5.87    1.61
      40 Wool Products    38.319    37.781    37.781    37.181     -1.59    37.781    37.019    36.980    37.181    -1.59   15.07
      41 Wool Apparel     16.264    16.074    16.074    15.678     -2.47    16.074    15.844    15.771    15.678    -2.47    9.28
      42 Wool Non-Appare  22.055    21.707    21.707    21.503     -0.94    21.707    21.175    21.209    21.503    -0.94   27.61
      60 MMF Products   1687.796  1645.969  1645.969  1791.145      8.82  1645.969  1770.052  1795.914  1791.145     8.82    3.73
      61 MMF Apparel      55.867    54.842    54.842    56.720      3.42    54.842    56.120    56.086    56.720     3.42    0.36
      62 MMF Non-Apparel1631.929  1591.127  1591.127  1734.425      9.01  1591.127  1713.932  1739.828  1734.425     9.01    5.38
      80 S and V Product  85.313    92.315    92.315    85.029     -7.89    92.315    90.195    87.077    85.029    -7.89    8.77
      81 S and V Apparel   8.357     7.788     7.788     9.065     16.39     7.788     8.914     8.931     9.065    16.39    2.81
      82 S and V Non-App  76.956    84.527    84.527    75.964    -10.13    84.527    81.282    78.146    75.964   -10.13   11.74

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     200 Yarns / Sew Thr   5.789     5.551     5.551     6.773     22.02     5.551     6.724     6.739     6.773    22.02    4.36
     201 Specialty Yarns  86.373   108.967   108.967    88.379    -18.89   108.967   100.339    96.317    88.379   -18.89   15.33
     218 Fab, Color Yarn   5.679     5.954     5.954     5.309    -10.84     5.954     5.612     5.459     5.309   -10.84   16.45
     220 Spec. Weave, Fa   5.406     5.693     5.693     5.836      2.51     5.693     5.793     5.784     5.836     2.51    5.77
     222 Knit Fabric      48.650    33.263    33.263    35.351      6.28    33.263    34.881    35.084    35.351     6.28    1.87
     223 Non-Woven Fabri1012.603   943.144   943.144  1106.950     17.37   943.144  1056.215  1085.397  1106.950    17.37   21.96
     224 Pile/Tufted Fab   4.468     3.750     3.750     6.415     71.08     3.750     5.622     6.410     6.415    71.08    5.43
     225 Blue Denim Fab.   0.860     0.949     0.949     1.396     47.19     0.949     1.212     1.363     1.396    47.19    5.39
     226 Cheesecloth,Bat   1.365     1.260     1.260     0.546    -56.67     1.260     0.705     0.623     0.546   -56.67    0.36
     229 Special Fabric  196.973   178.885   178.885   188.886      5.59   178.885   190.840   189.764   188.886     5.59    4.99
     237 Playsuit,Sunsui   0.223     0.230     0.230     0.138    -39.97     0.230     0.136     0.141     0.138   -39.97    0.13
     239 Baby Garm / Acc   0.833     0.960     0.960     0.820    -14.58     0.960     0.852     0.828     0.820   -14.58    0.11

Cotton:
     300 Carded Cot. Yar   8.728     8.115     8.115    10.076     24.16     8.115     9.393     9.568    10.076    24.16    9.87
     301 Combed Cot. Yar   0.858     0.816     0.816     0.894      9.56     0.816     0.921     0.917     0.894     9.56    0.58
     313 Cotton Sheeting   1.549     1.419     1.419     1.618     14.00     1.419     1.498     1.569     1.618    14.00    0.70
     314 Poplin,Broadcl.   1.237     1.063     1.063     1.332     25.35     1.063     1.259     1.310     1.332    25.35    1.40
     317 Twill Fabric      2.375     1.901     1.901     1.786     -6.05     1.901     1.564     1.552     1.786    -6.05    3.62
     326 Sateen Fabric     1.242     0.721     0.721     0.831     15.22     0.721     0.763     0.791     0.831    15.22    4.77
     332 Cotton Hosiery    1.799     1.791     1.791     1.823      1.78     1.791     1.838     1.796     1.823     1.78    0.48
     333 Suit-Typ Coat,M   0.474     0.526     0.526     0.459    -12.70     0.526     0.485     0.480     0.459   -12.70    2.76
     334 Oth. Coats, MB    0.947     1.297     1.297     1.615     24.49     1.297     1.548     1.607     1.615    24.49    0.66
     335 W/G Cot. Coats    2.199     2.225     2.225     2.439      9.62     2.225     2.422     2.416     2.439     9.62    0.80
     336 Cotton Dresses    5.329     4.080     4.080     4.402      7.89     4.080     4.227     4.280     4.402     7.89    0.82
     338 Knit Shirts,MB    1.747     1.992     1.992     2.522     26.62     1.992     2.456     2.480     2.522    26.62    0.21
     339 W/G Knit Blouse   2.017     2.936     2.936     2.825     -3.77     2.936     2.811     2.814     2.825    -3.77    0.31
     340 N-Knt Shirts,MB   4.289     3.886     3.886     3.904      0.48     3.886     4.035     3.942     3.904     0.48    0.59
     341 W/G N-Knt Blous   0.951     1.361     1.361     1.078    -20.76     1.361     1.099     1.108     1.078   -20.76    0.58
     342 Cotton Skirts     0.334     0.351     0.351     0.433     23.32     0.351     0.367     0.386     0.433    23.32    0.64
     345 Cotton Sweater    1.022     1.317     1.317     1.615     22.61     1.317     1.496     1.536     1.615    22.61    0.70
     347 Cot.M/B Trouser   2.431     2.630     2.630     2.563     -2.53     2.630     2.482     2.529     2.563    -2.53    0.21
     348 W/G Slacks, etc   2.861     2.285     2.285     2.032    -11.08     2.285     1.861     2.023     2.032   -11.08    0.12
     349 Bras, & other     0.029     0.034     0.034     0.156    358.27     0.034     0.139     0.158     0.156   358.27    0.74
     350 Dress. Gown etc   0.383     0.550     0.550     0.530     -3.73     0.550     0.509     0.538     0.530    -3.73    0.25
     351 Cot. Nghtwr/PJs   0.894     1.152     1.152     0.915    -20.54     1.152     0.972     0.930     0.915   -20.54    0.12
     352 Cotton Underwea   0.677     0.703     0.703     0.900     28.05     0.703     0.756     0.880     0.900    28.05    0.06
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    1.911     2.350     2.350     1.601    -31.85     2.350     1.597     1.573     1.601   -31.85    0.27
     360 Pillowcases       2.978     3.156     3.156     3.388      7.37     3.156     3.493     3.432     3.388     7.37    1.93
     361 Cotton Sheets    17.489    18.224    18.224    18.130     -0.51    18.224    18.741    18.165    18.130    -0.51    1.77
     362 Bedsprds/Quilt    7.438     7.798     7.798     8.542      9.55     7.798     8.790     8.661     8.542     9.55    1.64
     363 Pile Towels       1.133     1.394     1.394     1.227    -12.02     1.394     1.209     1.231     1.227   -12.02    0.38
     369 Oth. Cot. Manuf  32.834    46.820    46.820    52.577     12.29    46.820    53.203    53.098    52.577    12.29    1.38

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns       11.846    10.398    10.398    11.068      6.44    10.398    10.582    10.674    11.068     6.44   43.04
     410 Wool Woven Fab.   3.224     3.817     3.817     3.189    -16.47     3.817     3.244     3.147     3.189   -16.47   39.77
     414 Oth Wool Fabric   3.544     3.835     3.835     3.849      0.36     3.835     3.909     3.911     3.849     0.36   36.45
     432 Wool Hosiery      0.367     0.314     0.314     0.262    -16.68     0.314     0.255     0.257     0.262   -16.68    4.63
     433 Suit-Typ Ct,MB    1.394     1.483     1.483     1.403     -5.37     1.483     1.464     1.434     1.403    -5.37    7.50
     434 Oth. Coats, M/B   1.183     1.171     1.171     1.183      1.05     1.171     1.191     1.200     1.183     1.05   10.55
     435 W/G Coats, Wool   3.451     3.521     3.521     3.222     -8.48     3.521     3.272     3.225     3.222    -8.48   10.45
     436 Wool Dresses      1.736     1.526     1.526     1.461     -4.22     1.526     1.453     1.483     1.461    -4.22   12.60
     438 K Shirts,Blouse   1.087     1.153     1.153     1.277     10.76     1.153     1.255     1.287     1.277    10.76    6.41
     440 NK Shirts,Blous   0.176     0.154     0.154     0.132    -14.46     0.154     0.151     0.149     0.132   -14.46    9.33
     442 Wool Skirts       0.210     0.193     0.193     0.187     -3.25     0.193     0.189     0.188     0.187    -3.25   11.46
     443 Wool Suits,M/B    1.675     1.634     1.634     1.553     -4.93     1.634     1.642     1.599     1.553    -4.93   11.89
     444 Wool Suits,W/G    0.009     0.018     0.018     0.010    -46.07     0.018     0.010     0.010     0.010   -46.07    5.18
     445 Wool Sweater,MB   0.574     0.594     0.594     0.666     12.05     0.594     0.633     0.647     0.666    12.05   14.76
     446 Wool Sweater,WG   0.996     1.022     1.022     0.991     -3.06     1.022     0.976     0.970     0.991    -3.06    5.75
     447 Wool Trousers,M   1.182     1.111     1.111     1.094     -1.54     1.111     1.091     1.084     1.094    -1.54    8.32
     448 Wool Slacks,W/G   0.385     0.366     0.366     0.422     15.29     0.366     0.405     0.412     0.422    15.29   11.79
     459 Oth.Wool Appare   1.787     1.767     1.767     1.764     -0.18     1.767     1.808     1.774     1.764    -0.18   11.59
     464 Wool Blankets     0.326     0.507     0.507     0.427    -15.80     0.507     0.426     0.417     0.427   -15.80    9.64
     465 Floor Coverings   2.832     2.879     2.879     2.778     -3.51     2.879     2.807     2.858     2.778    -3.51   10.46
     469 Oth. Wool Manuf   0.284     0.270     0.270     0.193    -28.73     0.270     0.206     0.202     0.193   -28.73    7.39

Man-Made Fiber:
     600 Text Fil Yarn    24.708    18.449    18.449    27.098     46.88    18.449    20.166    21.828    27.098    46.88    4.47
     603 Yarn>85% artif.   5.054     2.526     2.526     2.935     16.22     2.526     3.090     3.046     2.935    16.22    5.54
     604 Yarn>85% Synth.   9.219     9.307     9.307     8.566     -7.97     9.307     8.106     8.253     8.566    -7.97    4.25
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn   92.963    90.669    90.669    92.304      1.80    90.669    94.991    93.925    92.304     1.80    5.72
     607 Oth Stpl Fib Yr   0.808     3.581     3.581     4.585     28.06     3.581     4.268     4.845     4.585    28.06    4.28
     613 MMF Sheeting Fa   0.615     0.705     0.705     0.896     27.02     0.705     0.923     0.889     0.896    27.02    7.37
     618 Wov Artif Filam   1.386     1.040     1.040     1.243     19.57     1.040     1.125     1.214     1.243    19.57    9.36
     619 Poly Fil Fab      4.805     2.294     2.294     2.094     -8.71     2.294     2.112     2.047     2.094    -8.71    0.98
     620 Oth Synth Filam  63.168    63.963    63.963    44.619    -30.24    63.963    48.769    46.265    44.619   -30.24    3.79
     621 Impression Fab    0.368     0.466     0.466     0.953    104.52     0.466     0.751     1.002     0.953   104.52   19.64
     622 Glass Fabric      5.989     6.384     6.384     8.573     34.28     6.384     7.991     7.884     8.573    34.28    7.58
     629 Oth Stap/Fil Fa   1.634     1.605     1.605     1.960     22.07     1.605     1.975     1.989     1.960    22.07    4.40
     632 Hosiery           3.194     2.844     2.844     2.886      1.44     2.844     2.874     2.632     2.886     1.44    0.26
     633 Suit-Typ Coat,M   0.346     0.376     0.376     0.390      3.73     0.376     0.399     0.404     0.390     3.73    0.89
     634 Other Coats, MB   1.395     1.736     1.736     2.449     41.06     1.736     2.337     2.442     2.449    41.06    0.47
     635 Coats, W/G        4.566     4.790     4.790     5.234      9.27     4.790     4.873     5.082     5.234     9.27    0.87
     636 Dresses          10.356    10.623    10.623    10.076     -5.15    10.623     9.971    10.003    10.076    -5.15    0.66
     638 Knit Shirts, MB   0.938     0.840     0.840     0.870      3.60     0.840     0.848     0.858     0.870     3.60    0.06
     639 Knit Blouses,WG   5.873     4.536     4.536     4.516     -0.46     4.536     4.332     4.418     4.516    -0.46    0.30
     641 N-K Blouses, WG   1.431     1.576     1.576     1.495     -5.19     1.576     1.525     1.497     1.495    -5.19    0.37
     642 Skirts            0.764     0.764     0.764     0.953     24.63     0.764     0.960     0.961     0.953    24.63    0.85
     643 MMF Suits, M/B    0.017     0.028     0.028     0.051     80.82     0.028     0.056     0.053     0.051    80.82    0.32
     644 MMF W/G Suits     0.015     0.014     0.014     0.027     92.12     0.014     0.022     0.023     0.027    92.12    0.63
     645 MMF M/B Sweater   0.207     0.357     0.357     0.628     75.77     0.357     0.641     0.631     0.628    75.77    3.43
     646 MMF Sweaters,WG   0.831     1.006     1.006     0.886    -11.95     1.006     0.912     0.917     0.886   -11.95    0.40
     647 Trousers,etc MB   0.329     0.479     0.479     0.721     50.71     0.479     0.706     0.728     0.721    50.71    0.11
     648 Slacks,etc. WG    2.567     1.691     1.691     2.048     21.09     1.691     1.936     1.991     2.048    21.09    0.24
     651 Nightwear/PJs     0.231     0.334     0.334     0.588     76.03     0.334     0.596     0.595     0.588    76.03    0.06
     652 M-MF Underwear    0.930     0.829     0.829     0.710    -14.46     0.829     0.697     0.717     0.710   -14.46    0.06
     654 Down Coats, W/G   0.432     0.378     0.378     0.896    136.85     0.378     0.818     0.843     0.896   136.85    2.11
     659 Oth. MMF App.    19.966    19.781    19.781    19.305     -2.41    19.781    19.643    19.239    19.305    -2.41    0.56
     665 Floor Coverings  21.210    22.411    22.411    23.105      3.10    22.411    23.072    23.158    23.105     3.10    9.42
     666 Other Furnishin  14.513    18.627    18.627    19.685      5.68    18.627    19.070    19.212    19.685     5.68    0.17
     669 Other MMF Manuf  39.200    84.597    84.597    69.117    -18.30    84.597    90.160    91.283    69.117   -18.30    1.58
     670 Flat Goods, etc   1.274     2.095     2.095     3.240     54.62     2.095     2.986     3.079     3.240    54.62    0.22

Other CWM:
     736 SILK Dresses      1.860     1.579     1.579     1.850     17.19     1.579     1.877     1.849     1.850    17.19   20.29
     741 SILK NK Blous,W   1.269     1.227     1.227     1.301      5.99     1.227     1.342     1.307     1.301     5.99   24.48
     758 SILK Neckwear     0.859     0.766     0.766     0.841      9.75     0.766     0.848     0.845     0.841     9.75   11.40

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     800 S/V Yarns         2.635     2.483     2.483     1.724    -30.58     2.483     1.734     1.796     1.724   -30.58   46.25
     810 S/V Woven Fabri   3.944     3.899     3.899     4.039      3.61     3.899     4.107     4.060     4.039     3.61   12.99
     832 Hosiery Slk/Veg   0.126     0.126     0.126     0.142     13.02     0.126     0.141     0.128     0.142    13.02    1.85
     833 S/V S-T CoatsMB   0.150     0.121     0.121     0.152     25.44     0.121     0.148     0.151     0.152    25.44    6.11
     834 S/VOth.CoatsM/B   0.075     0.102     0.102     0.132     30.17     0.102     0.127     0.133     0.132    30.17   10.10
     835 S/V Coats W/G     2.156     0.602     0.602     0.505    -16.10     0.602     0.457     0.469     0.505   -16.10    4.61
     836 S/V Dresses       1.073     1.879     1.879     2.758     46.80     1.879     2.736     2.750     2.758    46.80   12.15
     838 S/V K Shirts/Bl   0.326     0.339     0.339     0.382     12.58     0.339     0.373     0.383     0.382    12.58    1.59
     840 S/V Wov Shirts    1.099     0.974     0.974     1.189     22.01     0.974     1.198     1.204     1.189    22.01    4.02
     842 S/V Skirts        0.063     0.074     0.074     0.097     30.57     0.074     0.096     0.097     0.097    30.57    5.63
     845 Sweaters, Veg.    0.131     0.173     0.173     0.198     14.41     0.173     0.206     0.195     0.198    14.41    2.55
     847 S/V Trousers MB   0.272     0.314     0.314     0.469     49.34     0.314     0.463     0.464     0.469    49.34    1.12
     858 S/V Neckwear      0.128     0.118     0.118     0.112     -5.27     0.118     0.116     0.114     0.112    -5.27   10.38
     859 Oth. S/V Appare   2.568     2.782     2.782     2.744     -1.38     2.782     2.672     2.667     2.744    -1.38    1.80
     863 Towels Silk/Veg   0.207     0.329     0.329     0.302     -8.32     0.329     0.251     0.257     0.302    -8.32    2.16
     870 Luggage Silk/Ve   0.671     1.359     1.359     1.366      0.53     1.359     1.448     1.390     1.366     0.53    1.44
     871 HBags FGoods S/   0.256     0.412     0.412     0.415      0.82     0.412     0.452     0.465     0.415     0.82    2.45
     899 Other S/V Manuf  69.244    76.046    76.046    68.118    -10.43    76.046    73.290    70.178    68.118   -10.43   14.01