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  ______________                          |                                     |                                 March 6, 2018
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | DOM REP      |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         | Data through  1/2018 in Million SME |
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                           Calendar Years       Year-to-Date                 Year-Endings                             YE  1/2018
 Ctrl, Cat, Product        2016      2017     1/2017    1/2018  % Change    1/2017   11/2017   12/2017    1/2018  % Change % Share


Aggregations:
       0 Total           315.791   297.118    11.508    14.941     29.83   313.047   299.698   297.118   300.551    -3.99    0.46
       1 Apparel         290.154   269.294     9.807    12.990     32.46   287.592   272.138   269.294   272.477    -5.26    1.00
       2 Non-Apparel      25.637    27.824     1.701     1.951     14.68    25.455    27.560    27.824    28.074    10.29    0.07
      11 Yarns             0.076     0.006     0.000     0.000       *       0.075     0.006     0.006     0.006   -92.02    0.00
      12 Fabrics           4.861     3.756     0.576     0.363    -37.02     4.691     3.987     3.756     3.543   -24.48    0.03
      14 Made Ups / Misc  20.700    24.062     1.126     1.589     41.13    20.689    23.567    24.062    24.525    18.54    0.11
      30 Cotton Products 188.050   173.436     5.914     8.510     43.89   185.396   175.031   173.436   176.031    -5.05    0.93
      31 Cotton Apparel  187.710   171.826     5.517     8.460     53.35   184.663   173.546   171.826   174.769    -5.36    1.52
      32 Cot Non-Apparel   0.340     1.610     0.397     0.049    -87.60     0.732     1.485     1.610     1.262    72.36    0.02
      40 Wool Products     4.692     3.499     0.055     0.050     -8.07     4.707     3.477     3.499     3.495   -25.75    1.44
      41 Wool Apparel      4.641     3.481     0.055     0.040    -26.93     4.656     3.463     3.481     3.467   -25.54    2.05
      42 Wool Non-Appare   0.052     0.018     0.000     0.010   8756.12     0.051     0.014     0.018     0.028   -45.03    0.04
      60 MMF Products    122.579   119.651     5.525     6.325     14.48   122.499   120.602   119.651   120.451    -1.67    0.27
      61 MMF Apparel      97.458    93.728     4.220     4.447      5.38    97.918    94.840    93.728    93.955    -4.05    0.62
      62 MMF Non-Apparel  25.121    25.923     1.305     1.878     43.94    24.581    25.762    25.923    26.496     7.79    0.09
      80 S and V Product   0.470     0.532     0.015     0.056    276.79     0.446     0.588     0.532     0.574    28.60    0.07
      81 S and V Apparel   0.345     0.259     0.015     0.042    183.84     0.355     0.289     0.259     0.286   -19.28    0.09
      82 S and V Non-App   0.125     0.273     0.000     0.014       *       0.091     0.299     0.273     0.287   214.40    0.05

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     223 Non-Woven Fabri   4.352     1.924     0.166     0.112    -32.71     3.774     2.436     1.924     1.870   -50.46    0.04
     229 Special Fabric    0.401     1.280     0.409     0.023    -94.43     0.808     1.300     1.280     0.894    10.59    0.03

Cotton:
     333 Suit-Typ Coat,M   0.140     0.164     0.011     0.044    287.43     0.148     0.164     0.164     0.197    33.22    1.25
     335 W/G Cot. Coats    0.698     0.283     0.059     0.015    -75.29     0.749     0.441     0.283     0.239   -68.10    0.08
     338 Knit Shirts,MB   56.992    50.380     2.165     3.417     57.78    55.735    50.884    50.380    51.632    -7.36    4.38
     339 W/G Knit Blouse   4.575     4.085     0.313     0.077    -75.47     4.448     3.936     4.085     3.849   -13.47    0.44
     340 N-Knt Shirts,MB   2.155     1.961     0.115     0.083    -27.50     2.143     2.105     1.961     1.929    -9.98    0.29
     347 Cot.M/B Trouser   3.358     1.782     0.079     0.101     27.67     3.354     1.899     1.782     1.804   -46.21    0.15
     348 W/G Slacks, etc   0.884     0.819     0.041     0.024    -42.83     0.905     0.870     0.819     0.801   -11.50    0.05
     349 Bras, & other     0.008     0.258     0.000     0.000       *       0.008     0.256     0.258     0.258  3252.36    1.34
     352 Cotton Underwea 115.158   108.935     2.596     4.606     77.43   113.404   109.643   108.935   110.945    -2.17    6.84
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    2.912     2.251     0.097     0.050    -48.63     2.934     2.422     2.251     2.204   -24.88    0.39

Wool:
     433 Suit-Typ Ct,MB    0.061     0.075     0.000     0.000       *       0.061     0.070     0.075     0.075    24.71    0.42
     434 Oth. Coats, M/B   0.936     0.772     0.051     0.037    -26.16     0.949     0.760     0.772     0.759   -19.98    6.12
     435 W/G Coats, Wool   3.555     2.510     0.002     0.002      9.76     3.555     2.510     2.510     2.511   -29.37    8.01
     440 NK Shirts,Blous   0.012     0.005     0.000     0.000       *       0.012     0.005     0.005     0.005   -54.95    0.46
     447 Wool Trousers,M   0.057     0.113     0.000     0.000       *       0.057     0.111     0.113     0.113    98.89    0.84

Man-Made Fiber:
     633 Suit-Typ Coat,M   1.060     0.776     0.044     0.022    -50.28     1.047     0.825     0.776     0.754   -28.00    1.93
     634 Other Coats, MB   0.451     0.927     0.011     0.023    113.92     0.451     0.792     0.927     0.940   108.31    0.20
     635 Coats, W/G        1.720     1.848     0.051     0.036    -29.98     1.729     1.851     1.848     1.833     5.98    0.34
     636 Dresses           1.320     1.070     0.029     0.031      7.31     1.259     1.021     1.070     1.072   -14.86    0.07
     638 Knit Shirts, MB  17.018    16.321     0.460     0.823     78.82    16.747    16.160    16.321    16.684    -0.38    1.29
     639 Knit Blouses,WG   5.647     6.588     0.305     0.137    -54.90     5.679     6.481     6.588     6.421    13.06    0.43
     640 N-K Shirts, MB    4.244     3.951     0.203     0.075    -62.97     4.275     4.095     3.951     3.823   -10.57    2.61
     641 N-K Blouses, WG   1.200     1.171     0.036     0.088    145.93     1.157     1.200     1.171     1.224     5.74    0.29
     642 Skirts            0.650     0.588     0.025     0.024     -3.06     0.648     0.592     0.588     0.587    -9.38    0.53
     643 MMF Suits, M/B    1.480     1.318     0.065     0.116     77.31     1.545     1.312     1.318     1.368   -11.45    8.47
     647 Trousers,etc MB   6.375     5.407     0.314     0.311     -0.75     6.488     5.625     5.407     5.404   -16.71    0.84
     648 Slacks,etc. WG    3.277     3.049     0.034     0.052     52.38     3.231     3.172     3.049     3.067    -5.07    0.36
     649 Bras/Ot Bod Sup   6.516     5.696     0.307     0.271    -11.61     6.569     5.857     5.696     5.660   -13.83    2.65
     650 Dress Gown,Robe   0.935     0.067     0.001     0.001    -51.85     0.845     0.060     0.067     0.066   -92.18    0.02
     652 M-MF Underwear   23.377    16.693     0.976     0.788    -19.22    23.403    17.533    16.693    16.505   -29.47    1.51
     659 Oth. MMF App.    22.068    28.196     1.354     1.639     21.10    22.722    28.183    28.196    28.482    25.35    0.86
     666 Other Furnishin  19.658    20.678     1.094     1.071     -2.13    19.687    20.740    20.678    20.655     4.92    0.19
     669 Other MMF Manuf   0.611     2.300     0.008     0.454   5848.49     0.607     1.854     2.300     2.746   352.67    0.07

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     859 Oth. S/V Appare   0.243     0.149     0.003     0.034   1040.08     0.242     0.153     0.149     0.181   -25.30    0.13