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  ______________                          |                                     |                                 March 4, 2015
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | JAPAN        |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         | Data through  1/2015 in Million SME |
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                           Calendar Years       Year-to-Date                 Year-Endings                             YE  1/2015
 Ctrl, Cat, Product        2013      2014     1/2014    1/2015  % Change    1/2014   11/2014   12/2014    1/2015  % Change % Share


Aggregations:
       0 Total           265.429   272.657    20.309    20.775      2.29   264.185   271.482   272.657   273.123     3.38    0.46
       1 Apparel           2.583     2.357     0.167     0.240     43.53     2.592     2.385     2.357     2.430    -6.28    0.01
       2 Non-Apparel     262.846   270.301    20.141    20.534      1.95   261.592   269.097   270.301   270.694     3.48    0.81
      11 Yarns            34.517    48.426     4.353     3.507    -19.45    37.657    48.667    48.426    47.580    26.35    1.61
      12 Fabrics         224.492   217.733    15.374    16.750      8.95   219.962   216.257   217.733   219.109    -0.39    1.96
      14 Made Ups / Misc   3.838     4.142     0.414     0.278    -32.84     3.973     4.173     4.142     4.005     0.83    0.02
      30 Cotton Products  23.385    27.509     1.730     1.980     14.49    23.410    27.044    27.509    27.760    18.58    0.15
      31 Cotton Apparel    0.982     1.039     0.104     0.148     42.20     0.991     1.033     1.039     1.083     9.27    0.01
      32 Cot Non-Apparel  22.402    26.470     1.626     1.832     12.72    22.419    26.010    26.470    26.677    18.99    0.40
      40 Wool Products     0.447     0.526     0.044     0.024    -44.49     0.471     0.513     0.526     0.507     7.62    0.17
      41 Wool Apparel      0.137     0.140     0.011     0.011     -3.12     0.140     0.141     0.140     0.139    -0.25    0.06
      42 Wool Non-Appare   0.310     0.387     0.033     0.014    -58.25     0.331     0.371     0.387     0.367    10.93    0.45
      60 MMF Products    241.123   244.288    18.516    18.713      1.06   239.822   243.575   244.288   244.484     1.94    0.62
      61 MMF Apparel       1.203     1.119     0.049     0.075     51.03     1.203     1.145     1.119     1.144    -4.91    0.01
      62 MMF Non-Apparel 239.919   243.169    18.467    18.638      0.93   238.619   242.430   243.169   243.340     1.98    0.93
      80 S and V Product   0.474     0.334     0.019     0.057    198.46     0.481     0.351     0.334     0.372   -22.61    0.05
      81 S and V Apparel   0.260     0.059     0.003     0.007    144.09     0.258     0.066     0.059     0.063   -75.51    0.02
      82 S and V Non-App   0.214     0.275     0.016     0.050    207.77     0.222     0.285     0.275     0.309    38.87    0.06

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     200 Yarns / Sew Thr   0.779     1.026     0.088     0.099     12.46     0.827     0.991     1.026     1.037    25.38    0.71
     201 Specialty Yarns   6.377     4.654     0.259     0.525    103.03     6.098     4.455     4.654     4.920   -19.31    0.99
     218 Fab, Color Yarn   1.848     2.084     0.181     0.153    -15.45     1.921     2.039     2.084     2.056     7.03    5.99
     222 Knit Fabric       9.613     8.307     0.650     0.347    -46.61     9.519     7.952     8.307     8.004   -15.92    0.40
     223 Non-Woven Fabri 103.213   108.852     6.739     9.094     34.94   100.462   105.425   108.852   111.207    10.70    3.14
     225 Blue Denim Fab.   3.028     3.538     0.141     0.233     65.87     2.988     3.386     3.538     3.631    21.51   17.28
     229 Special Fabric   77.884    64.485     5.383     4.830    -10.28    76.292    67.259    64.485    63.932   -16.20    2.40

Cotton:
     313 Cotton Sheeting  10.890    12.484     0.791     0.992     25.39    10.903    12.614    12.484    12.685    16.35    5.60
     314 Poplin,Broadcl.   1.218     0.864     0.080     0.069    -14.05     1.212     0.869     0.864     0.853   -29.68    1.00
     315 Printcloth Fab.   1.295     1.541     0.080     0.118     48.20     1.170     1.514     1.541     1.579    34.94    3.25
     317 Twill Fabric      1.179     1.227     0.085     0.042    -50.44     1.150     1.185     1.227     1.184     2.96    2.00
     369 Oth. Cot. Manuf   0.738     0.964     0.089     0.045    -48.73     0.781     0.801     0.964     0.921    17.86    0.03

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        0.097     0.115     0.007     0.005    -28.40     0.098     0.109     0.115     0.113    14.97    0.36
     410 Wool Woven Fab.   0.124     0.116     0.014     0.005    -65.83     0.137     0.105     0.116     0.106   -22.11    1.00
     414 Oth Wool Fabric   0.078     0.128     0.011     0.002    -85.73     0.086     0.134     0.128     0.119    38.55    1.38
     438 K Shirts,Blouse   0.015     0.015     0.001     0.000    -73.13     0.016     0.015     0.015     0.014    -8.10    0.06
     446 Wool Sweater,WG   0.011     0.006     0.000     0.000     26.32     0.011     0.006     0.006     0.006   -47.34    0.02

Man-Made Fiber:
     600 Text Fil Yarn     0.449     1.704     0.072     0.000   -100.00     0.486     1.700     1.704     1.632   235.81    0.29
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn   26.444    40.640     3.890     2.872    -26.17    29.745    41.127    40.640    39.622    33.21    4.01
     619 Poly Fil Fab      3.883     3.934     0.357     0.179    -49.81     3.961     3.902     3.934     3.756    -5.16    1.30
     620 Oth Synth Filam   3.106     3.139     0.268     0.136    -49.22     3.023     2.995     3.139     3.007    -0.51    0.21
     622 Glass Fabric      3.619     3.303     0.350     0.281    -19.54     3.640     3.174     3.303     3.234   -11.15    3.21
     659 Oth. MMF App.     0.650     0.667     0.013     0.025     98.97     0.646     0.669     0.667     0.679     5.16    0.02
     669 Other MMF Manuf   1.912     2.077     0.266     0.094    -64.53     1.993     2.150     2.077     1.905    -4.40    0.05

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     859 Oth. S/V Appare   0.219     0.023     0.001     0.004    182.76     0.220     0.027     0.023     0.026   -88.38    0.02