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  ______________                          |                                     |                                 March 4, 2015
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | _SUB-SAHARA  |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         |  Data through  1/2015 in Million $  |
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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           953.795  1035.848    84.571    79.640     -5.83   953.119  1035.526  1035.848  1030.917      8.16    0.96
       1 Apparel         936.649  1020.662    83.180    77.971     -6.26   936.268  1020.629  1020.662  1015.453      8.46    1.25
       2 Non-Apparel      17.145    15.186     1.392     1.670     19.98    16.851    14.896    15.186    15.464     -8.23    0.06
      11 Yarns             3.660     3.536     0.318     0.478     50.59     3.911     3.634     3.536     3.696     -5.50    0.26
      12 Fabrics           7.763     7.624     0.696     1.004     44.30     7.467     7.128     7.624     7.932      6.23    0.13
      14 Made Ups / Mis    5.722     4.027     0.378     0.187    -50.47     5.473     4.134     4.027     3.836    -29.92    0.02
      30 Cotton Product  509.842   534.867    43.758    39.230    -10.35   511.043   533.102   534.867   530.340      3.78    1.07
      31 Cotton Apparel  507.966   533.247    43.676    39.129    -10.41   509.141   531.522   533.247   528.700      3.84    1.28
      32 Cot Non-Appare    1.876     1.621     0.082     0.101     23.74     1.902     1.580     1.621     1.640    -13.77    0.02
      40 Wool Products     9.818     7.988     0.658     0.741     12.60     9.721     8.275     7.988     8.071    -16.98    0.16
      41 Wool Apparel      3.426     3.922     0.227     0.265     16.47     3.454     3.896     3.922     3.960     14.64    0.10
      42 Wool Non-Appar    6.391     4.066     0.431     0.476     10.55     6.267     4.379     4.066     4.111    -34.40    0.35
      60 MMF Products    433.156   490.043    40.021    39.617     -1.01   431.264   491.091   490.043   489.639     13.54    0.97
      61 MMF Apparel     424.666   480.994    39.197    38.529     -1.70   423.025   482.618   480.994   480.326     13.55    1.37
      62 MMF Non-Appare    8.490     9.049     0.824     1.088     31.96     8.239     8.473     9.049     9.313     13.03    0.06
      80 S and V Produc    0.978     2.949     0.135     0.053    -60.72     1.091     3.058     2.949     2.867    162.80    0.16
      81 S and V Appare    0.591     2.498     0.080     0.048    -39.53     0.649     2.594     2.498     2.467    280.29    0.20
      82 S and V Non-Ap    0.387     0.451     0.055     0.005    -91.64     0.442     0.464     0.451     0.400     -9.49    0.07

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     222 Knit Fabric       1.572     1.865     0.000     0.222       *       1.561     1.682     1.865     2.088     33.77    0.29
     223 Non-Woven Fabr    1.153     0.644     0.267     0.002    -99.40     1.327     0.786     0.644     0.379    -71.47    0.03
     229 Special Fabric    0.848     4.280     0.424     0.735     73.56     1.145     3.899     4.280     4.591    300.87    0.34
     237 Playsuit,Sunsu    2.456     2.674     0.037     0.004    -87.87     0.895     2.666     2.674     2.641    194.97    1.89
     239 Baby Garm / Ac   18.931    18.872     1.234     1.483     20.23    18.641    17.692    18.872    19.122      2.58    0.79

Cotton:
     335 W/G Cot. Coats    1.106     0.894     0.038     0.064     69.27     1.142     0.849     0.894     0.921    -19.35    0.10
     336 Cotton Dresses    1.917     1.347     0.156     0.159      2.25     1.847     1.616     1.347     1.351    -26.86    0.13
     338 Knit Shirts,MB   39.551    37.156     3.355     3.140     -6.42    39.734    36.932    37.156    36.941     -7.03    0.59
     339 W/G Knit Blous   17.565    19.548     1.672     1.214    -27.39    18.677    19.870    19.548    19.090      2.21    0.30
     340 N-Knt Shirts,M  149.809   149.403    12.697     8.775    -30.89   149.635   152.374   149.403   145.481     -2.78    4.71
     341 W/G N-Knt Blou    6.578    10.663     0.360     0.778    116.25     6.461    10.704    10.663    11.081     71.52    0.95
     342 Cotton Skirts     1.130     0.694     0.057     0.074     30.38     1.170     0.661     0.694     0.711    -39.21    0.21
     345 Cotton Sweater    3.795     0.823     0.019     0.013    -31.69     3.790     0.809     0.823     0.817    -78.44    0.09
     347 Cot.M/B Trouse  145.257   172.401    11.976    13.474     12.50   146.045   169.605   172.401   173.898     19.07    2.91
     348 W/G Slacks, et  110.070   114.563    10.980     9.255    -15.71   110.494   113.443   114.563   112.838      2.12    1.81
     350 Dress. Gown et    0.463     0.020     0.004     0.001    -86.77     0.467     0.020     0.020     0.017    -96.40    0.01
     351 Cot. Nghtwr/PJ    1.552     0.321     0.000     0.062       *       1.548     0.465     0.321     0.383    -75.26    0.05
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    7.961     7.489     1.042     0.587    -43.69     8.447     7.511     7.489     7.034    -16.73    0.66

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        3.518     3.419     0.300     0.456     52.15     3.773     3.518     3.419     3.575     -5.24    2.47
     438 K Shirts,Blous    0.368     0.484     0.045     0.001    -98.41     0.413     0.491     0.484     0.440      6.52    0.10
     445 Wool Sweater,M    1.158     0.482     0.007     0.008     20.25     1.147     0.483     0.482     0.484    -57.81    0.23
     446 Wool Sweater,W    0.481     0.700     0.006     0.003    -53.38     0.425     0.694     0.700     0.697     64.09    0.11

Man-Made Fiber:
     632 Hosiery           4.792     4.839     0.402     0.420      4.45     4.756     4.789     4.839     4.857      2.13    0.42
     634 Other Coats, M    3.151     4.844     0.129     0.111    -14.03     3.231     4.897     4.844     4.825     49.37    0.27
     635 Coats, W/G       11.738     8.067     1.677     0.244    -85.43    12.117    11.640     8.067     6.634    -45.25    0.32
     636 Dresses           4.232     1.341     0.062     0.077     24.35     3.706     1.710     1.341     1.356    -63.41    0.04
     638 Knit Shirts, M  113.686   117.968    15.404    12.774    -17.08   114.605   114.552   117.968   115.338      0.64    3.49
     639 Knit Blouses,W   96.312    94.668     6.911     7.425      7.44    95.424    98.693    94.668    95.182     -0.25    2.23
     640 N-K Shirts, MB    3.183     6.129     0.382     0.351     -8.12     2.745     5.549     6.129     6.098    122.16    1.22
     641 N-K Blouses, W    7.040     7.329     1.155     0.567    -50.91     7.783     7.100     7.329     6.741    -13.39    0.40
     642 Skirts            5.626    14.479     1.326     2.559     93.07     4.960    13.702    14.479    15.713    216.80    2.30
     643 MMF Suits, M/B    0.002     0.062     0.000     0.042       *       0.002     0.036     0.062     0.104   6536.38    0.17
     645 MMF M/B Sweate    0.168     3.710     0.000     0.000       *       0.168     3.705     3.710     3.711   2114.25   10.05
     646 MMF Sweaters,W    0.132     8.245     0.001     0.085   5739.84     0.128     8.232     8.245     8.329   6399.56    1.84
     647 Trousers,etc M   36.024    48.295     2.256     5.168    129.04    34.902    47.961    48.295    51.207     46.72    2.30
     648 Slacks,etc. WG  121.835   126.459     7.275     7.515      3.31   121.283   125.415   126.459   126.699      4.47    4.86
     652 M-MF Underwear    3.513    17.344     0.570     0.007    -98.79     4.083    17.322    17.344    16.781    310.99    1.43
     659 Oth. MMF App.     8.789     8.602     1.207     0.885    -26.63     8.653     8.576     8.602     8.281     -4.30    0.19
     669 Other MMF Manu    0.355     1.227     0.121     0.068    -44.21     0.470     1.205     1.227     1.173    149.66    0.10