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  ______________                          |                                     |                                 March 6, 2018
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | GERMANY      |                         |    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           535.663   508.266    45.021    44.317     -1.57   539.706   509.007   508.266   507.562    -5.96    0.78
       1 Apparel           3.483     3.774     0.314     0.135    -57.05     3.657     3.785     3.774     3.595    -1.70    0.01
       2 Non-Apparel     532.180   504.492    44.707    44.182     -1.18   536.049   505.222   504.492   503.967    -5.98    1.33
      11 Yarns            39.786    43.118     3.494     3.399     -2.70    39.852    42.077    43.118    43.024     7.96    1.40
      12 Fabrics         457.188   422.228    38.098    38.475      0.99   460.769   424.477   422.228   422.605    -8.28    3.45
      14 Made Ups / Misc  35.206    39.147     3.115     2.307    -25.94    35.429    38.669    39.147    38.339     8.21    0.17
      30 Cotton Products  17.471    19.218     1.285     1.596     24.21    17.568    18.154    19.218    19.529    11.16    0.10
      31 Cotton Apparel    0.483     0.522     0.059     0.037    -37.06     0.515     0.532     0.522     0.500    -2.89    0.00
      32 Cot Non-Apparel  16.988    18.697     1.226     1.559     27.13    17.053    17.622    18.697    19.029    11.59    0.26
      40 Wool Products     1.467     1.574     0.157     0.120    -23.53     1.568     1.613     1.574     1.537    -2.03    0.64
      41 Wool Apparel      0.141     0.121     0.009     0.005    -46.90     0.146     0.124     0.121     0.116   -20.51    0.07
      42 Wool Non-Appare   1.326     1.453     0.148     0.116    -22.10     1.422     1.489     1.453     1.420    -0.13    1.95
      60 MMF Products    499.565   474.664    42.844    42.439     -0.95   504.161   476.168   474.664   474.258    -5.93    1.05
      61 MMF Apparel       2.764     3.043     0.245     0.091    -62.93     2.911     3.037     3.043     2.889    -0.73    0.02
      62 MMF Non-Apparel 496.801   471.620    42.600    42.349     -0.59   501.250   473.130   471.620   471.369    -5.96    1.58
      80 S and V Product  17.161    12.811     0.735     0.161    -78.04    16.409    13.073    12.811    12.237   -25.42    1.40
      81 S and V Apparel   0.095     0.088     0.002     0.002     44.57     0.085     0.092     0.088     0.089     4.57    0.03
      82 S and V Non-App  17.066    12.723     0.733     0.159    -78.33    16.324    12.981    12.723    12.148   -25.58    2.14

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     200 Yarns / Sew Thr   2.129     1.916     0.124     0.206     66.28     2.062     1.878     1.916     1.998    -3.09    1.34
     201 Specialty Yarns   1.281     1.534     0.403     0.327    -18.98     1.450     1.521     1.534     1.457     0.52    0.28
     218 Fab, Color Yarn   0.751     0.849     0.052     0.101     92.14     0.674     0.894     0.849     0.898    33.16    2.51
     220 Spec. Weave, Fa   0.659     1.122     0.050     0.173    246.06     0.671     1.079     1.122     1.246    85.69    1.31
     222 Knit Fabric      15.668    11.182     0.585     1.267    116.51    15.535    11.258    11.182    11.864   -23.63    0.66
     223 Non-Woven Fabri 354.690   322.535    30.951    30.100     -2.75   355.507   323.435   322.535   321.684    -9.51    7.10
     226 Cheesecloth,Bat   1.103     0.949     0.048     0.041    -15.23     1.105     0.916     0.949     0.942   -14.80    0.67
     229 Special Fabric   72.342    75.555     5.240     5.933     13.24    74.910    76.806    75.555    76.249     1.79    2.28

Cotton:
     313 Cotton Sheeting   0.996     1.026     0.134     0.038    -71.41     1.122     1.049     1.026     0.930   -17.09    0.41
     326 Sateen Fabric     0.325     0.319     0.058     0.030    -48.31     0.371     0.319     0.319     0.291   -21.54    1.47
     360 Pillowcases       0.044     0.052     0.005     0.007     30.69     0.049     0.047     0.052     0.054     8.55    0.03
     369 Oth. Cot. Manuf   3.872     6.094     0.370     0.773    108.82     3.979     5.575     6.094     6.497    63.30    0.18

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        0.254     0.412     0.062     0.001    -97.83     0.315     0.421     0.412     0.352    11.63    1.45
     414 Oth Wool Fabric   0.894     0.865     0.075     0.099     33.35     0.929     0.880     0.865     0.890    -4.23   10.32
     438 K Shirts,Blouse   0.007     0.005     0.000     0.000    -10.00     0.007     0.005     0.005     0.005   -29.14    0.03
     443 Wool Suits,M/B    0.017     0.022     0.002     0.001    -63.65     0.018     0.022     0.022     0.020    10.35    0.15
     465 Floor Coverings   0.097     0.101     0.007     0.008      6.75     0.098     0.116     0.101     0.102     4.32    0.41

Man-Made Fiber:
     600 Text Fil Yarn     1.518     1.658     0.031     0.036     19.06     1.508     1.596     1.658     1.663    10.33    0.32
     604 Yarn>85% Synth.   0.981     0.480     0.047     0.047     -0.95     1.028     0.590     0.480     0.480   -53.32    0.27
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn   33.234    36.650     2.821     2.756     -2.31    33.131    35.409    36.650    36.585    10.43    2.82
     619 Poly Fil Fab      4.017     1.345     0.322     0.051    -84.08     3.914     1.439     1.345     1.075   -72.54    0.52
     620 Oth Synth Filam   1.226     1.966     0.166     0.272     63.73     1.300     1.885     1.966     2.072    59.37    0.18
     622 Glass Fabric      1.965     2.016     0.201     0.158    -21.09     2.120     2.039     2.016     1.974    -6.91    1.59
     659 Oth. MMF App.     2.336     2.296     0.023     0.062    171.08     2.289     2.282     2.296     2.336     2.07    0.07
     665 Floor Coverings   1.607     2.005     0.132     0.132     -0.26     1.666     1.979     2.005     2.005    20.35    0.94
     666 Other Furnishin   4.257     4.805     0.504     0.364    -27.84     4.552     5.150     4.805     4.664     2.46    0.04
     669 Other MMF Manuf   7.714    12.624     1.327     0.838    -36.88     8.199    12.128    12.624    12.135    48.00    0.29

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     899 Other S/V Manuf  16.922    12.550     0.725     0.142    -80.41    16.180    12.813    12.550    11.967   -26.04    2.82