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  ______________                          |                                     |                                 March 4, 2015
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | _SUB-SAHARA  |                         |    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           255.598   280.127    24.683    24.007     -2.74   255.751   278.472   280.127   279.450     9.27    0.47
       1 Apparel         242.481   260.164    22.147    21.466     -3.07   241.219   258.874   260.164   259.484     7.57    1.02
       2 Non-Apparel      13.117    19.963     2.537     2.540      0.14    14.532    19.599    19.963    19.967    37.40    0.06
      11 Yarns             0.559     0.532     0.052     0.083     57.98     0.589     0.546     0.532     0.563    -4.45    0.02
      12 Fabrics          10.808    16.958     2.398     2.392     -0.25    12.182    16.642    16.958    16.952    39.15    0.15
      14 Made Ups / Misc   1.750     2.474     0.087     0.066    -23.98     1.761     2.411     2.474     2.453    39.29    0.01
      30 Cotton Products 107.384   105.194     8.484     8.058     -5.03   106.859   104.464   105.194   104.767    -1.96    0.56
      31 Cotton Apparel  106.810   104.592     8.474     8.041     -5.12   106.313   103.846   104.592   104.159    -2.03    0.87
      32 Cot Non-Apparel   0.575     0.601     0.010     0.017     66.77     0.545     0.617     0.601     0.608    11.48    0.01
      40 Wool Products     0.731     0.705     0.061     0.093     50.98     0.763     0.726     0.705     0.736    -3.59    0.24
      41 Wool Apparel      0.134     0.174     0.010     0.013     33.71     0.138     0.175     0.174     0.177    28.37    0.08
      42 Wool Non-Appare   0.598     0.531     0.052     0.080     54.17     0.625     0.552     0.531     0.559   -10.64    0.68
      60 MMF Products    147.062   173.936    16.105    15.851     -1.58   147.677   172.986   173.936   173.682    17.61    0.44
      61 MMF Apparel     135.490   155.262    13.656    13.408     -1.82   134.715   154.713   155.262   155.013    15.07    1.18
      62 MMF Non-Apparel  11.572    18.675     2.449     2.443     -0.23    12.962    18.273    18.675    18.669    44.03    0.07
      80 S and V Product   0.421     0.293     0.033     0.006    -82.45     0.452     0.296     0.293     0.265   -41.28    0.03
      81 S and V Apparel   0.048     0.136     0.007     0.005    -23.73     0.053     0.139     0.136     0.134   152.10    0.05
      82 S and V Non-App   0.373     0.157     0.026     0.000    -98.41     0.399     0.157     0.157     0.131   -67.14    0.03

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     222 Knit Fabric       1.723     2.013     0.000     0.299       *       1.708     1.835     2.013     2.312    35.41    0.12
     223 Non-Woven Fabri   6.018     2.355     1.251     0.003    -99.73     6.774     3.481     2.355     1.107   -83.65    0.03
     229 Special Fabric    1.775    12.221     1.146     2.078     81.36     2.641    10.960    12.221    13.153   398.07    0.49
     237 Playsuit,Sunsui   1.102     0.928     0.028     0.000    -98.45     0.600     0.930     0.928     0.900    50.07    1.51
     239 Baby Garm / Acc   5.058     4.925     0.210     0.289     37.74     4.824     4.721     4.925     5.004     3.74    0.69

Cotton:
     335 W/G Cot. Coats    0.471     0.196     0.010     0.011     12.33     0.481     0.189     0.196     0.197   -59.01    0.07
     336 Cotton Dresses    0.635     0.356     0.028     0.074    167.81     0.593     0.415     0.356     0.402   -32.16    0.08
     338 Knit Shirts,MB    3.924     3.347     0.313     0.275    -11.89     3.904     3.310     3.347     3.310   -15.21    0.29
     339 W/G Knit Blouse   2.910     3.225     0.339     0.251    -25.93     3.193     3.217     3.225     3.137    -1.75    0.30
     340 N-Knt Shirts,MB  24.123    23.130     1.960     1.352    -31.04    23.907    23.529    23.130    22.522    -5.79    3.21
     341 W/G N-Knt Blous   1.246     2.344     0.082     0.233    184.22     1.268     2.291     2.344     2.496    96.85    1.27
     342 Cotton Skirts     0.335     0.174     0.009     0.023    140.19     0.342     0.157     0.174     0.187   -45.25    0.21
     345 Cotton Sweater    0.985     0.425     0.001     0.001      0.00     0.984     0.423     0.425     0.425   -56.86    0.13
     347 Cot.M/B Trouser  30.770    34.341     2.279     2.791     22.44    30.622    33.278    34.341    34.852    13.81    3.08
     348 W/G Slacks, etc  28.062    26.922     2.382     2.192     -7.98    27.866    26.913    26.922    26.732    -4.07    1.70
     350 Dress. Gown etc   0.872     0.005     0.000     0.001     50.00     0.873     0.005     0.005     0.006   -99.37    0.00
     351 Cot. Nghtwr/PJs   0.756     0.190     0.000     0.019       *       0.756     0.253     0.190     0.209   -72.31    0.03
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    5.897     5.678     0.840     0.533    -36.46     6.299     5.796     5.678     5.372   -14.72    1.04

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        0.506     0.514     0.048     0.080     64.77     0.549     0.528     0.514     0.546    -0.65    1.76
     438 K Shirts,Blouse   0.014     0.016     0.002     0.000    -99.21     0.015     0.017     0.016     0.015    -3.06    0.06
     445 Wool Sweater,MB   0.040     0.014     0.000     0.000     27.78     0.040     0.014     0.014     0.014   -66.10    0.19
     446 Wool Sweater,WG   0.006     0.011     0.000     0.000    300.00     0.005     0.011     0.011     0.011   105.29    0.04

Man-Made Fiber:
     632 Hosiery           0.705     0.674     0.059     0.060      1.63     0.699     0.668     0.674     0.675    -3.41    0.09
     634 Other Coats, MB   1.121     2.152     0.051     0.039    -23.70     1.158     2.171     2.152     2.140    84.71    0.53
     635 Coats, W/G        2.386     3.127     0.286     0.099    -65.22     2.472     3.438     3.127     2.941    19.00    0.54
     636 Dresses           2.461     0.446     0.012     0.008    -28.43     2.094     0.845     0.446     0.443   -78.85    0.03
     638 Knit Shirts, MB  40.075    45.931     5.897     4.901    -16.89    40.814    44.061    45.931    44.935    10.10    4.00
     639 Knit Blouses,WG  29.380    30.349     2.535     2.752      8.55    29.115    31.217    30.349    30.565     4.98    2.61
     640 N-K Shirts, MB    1.092     1.799     0.131     0.092    -30.21     0.948     1.651     1.799     1.759    85.58    1.32
     641 N-K Blouses, WG   1.941     1.921     0.399     0.158    -60.46     2.225     1.850     1.921     1.680   -24.51    0.47
     642 Skirts            1.685     4.588     0.413     0.763     84.91     1.451     4.360     4.588     4.938   240.44    2.88
     643 MMF Suits, M/B    0.000     0.036     0.000     0.021       *       0.000     0.018     0.036     0.057 138909.1    0.41
     645 MMF M/B Sweater   0.066     1.314     0.000     0.000       *       0.066     1.313     1.314     1.314  1880.09    8.67
     646 MMF Sweaters,WG   0.058     1.667     0.001     0.016   1663.33     0.058     1.664     1.667     1.683  2823.06    0.75
     647 Trousers,etc MB  12.809    15.792     0.892     1.606     80.06    12.537    15.974    15.792    16.506    31.66    2.95
     648 Slacks,etc. WG   27.144    30.527     1.553     1.990     28.13    26.957    30.309    30.527    30.964    14.87    4.88
     652 M-MF Underwear    1.253     3.578     0.145     0.000    -99.74     1.398     3.583     3.578     3.433   145.49    0.40
     659 Oth. MMF App.    11.538     8.491     1.176     0.857    -27.12    11.063     8.650     8.491     8.172   -26.13    0.27
     669 Other MMF Manuf   0.244     1.831     0.050     0.052      3.87     0.290     1.786     1.831     1.833   531.63    0.05