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  ______________                          |                                     |                                 March 6, 2018
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | ISRAEL       |                         |    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           428.891   379.978    35.695    39.092      9.52   413.789   376.213   379.978   383.376    -7.35    0.59
       1 Apparel           7.772     3.765     0.639     0.451    -29.44     7.104     3.998     3.765     3.577   -49.65    0.01
       2 Non-Apparel     421.119   376.213    35.055    38.641     10.23   406.685   372.215   376.213   379.799    -6.61    1.00
      11 Yarns            10.502    15.504     0.951     2.314    143.27     9.932    15.588    15.504    16.867    69.82    0.55
      12 Fabrics         234.818   212.273    17.804    20.278     13.89   225.605   211.750   212.273   214.747    -4.81    1.75
      14 Made Ups / Misc 175.800   148.435    16.300    16.050     -1.54   171.148   144.878   148.435   148.185   -13.42    0.66
      30 Cotton Products   8.553     9.466     1.249     0.790    -36.73     8.963     9.621     9.466     9.008     0.50    0.05
      31 Cotton Apparel    0.650     0.649     0.090     0.113     25.71     0.702     0.678     0.649     0.672    -4.25    0.01
      32 Cot Non-Apparel   7.903     8.817     1.159     0.677    -41.57     8.261     8.943     8.817     8.335     0.90    0.11
      40 Wool Products     0.044     0.079     0.001     0.005    256.94     0.040     0.075     0.079     0.082   103.16    0.03
      41 Wool Apparel      0.039     0.047     0.001     0.005    255.85     0.036     0.044     0.047     0.050    41.11    0.03
      42 Wool Non-Appare   0.005     0.032     0.000     0.000       *       0.005     0.031     0.032     0.032   571.64    0.04
      60 MMF Products    253.491   229.953    19.165    22.930     19.65   242.381   229.774   229.953   233.719    -3.57    0.52
      61 MMF Apparel       7.019     2.802     0.539     0.319    -40.82     6.299     3.017     2.802     2.582   -59.01    0.02
      62 MMF Non-Apparel 246.472   227.150    18.625    22.611     21.40   236.082   226.757   227.150   231.136    -2.09    0.77
      80 S and V Product 166.804   140.480    15.280    15.367      0.57   162.404   136.743   140.480   140.568   -13.45   16.09
      81 S and V Apparel   0.064     0.266     0.009     0.015     60.56     0.067     0.259     0.266     0.272   308.05    0.09
      82 S and V Non-App 166.740   140.214    15.270    15.353      0.54   162.338   136.484   140.214   140.296   -13.58   24.67

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     201 Specialty Yarns   5.635    10.018     0.618     2.059    233.31     5.103    10.056    10.018    11.459   124.54    2.22
     222 Knit Fabric       5.580     2.120     0.161     0.001    -99.62     5.634     2.483     2.120     1.960   -65.21    0.11
     223 Non-Woven Fabri 226.112   202.936    16.915    19.367     14.49   216.717   202.476   202.936   205.387    -5.23    4.54
     229 Special Fabric    1.445     5.203     0.697     0.853     22.31     1.956     4.839     5.203     5.359   173.95    0.16

Cotton:
     360 Pillowcases       0.463     0.417     0.055     0.014    -73.61     0.469     0.438     0.417     0.377   -19.50    0.21
     361 Cotton Sheets     3.320     3.205     0.411     0.120    -70.72     3.415     3.391     3.205     2.914   -14.68    0.28
     362 Bedsprds/Quilt    1.532     1.493     0.176     0.097    -44.63     1.523     1.542     1.493     1.414    -7.17    0.28
     369 Oth. Cot. Manuf   2.037     2.217     0.338     0.327     -3.09     2.145     2.168     2.217     2.207     2.88    0.06

Wool:
     438 K Shirts,Blouse   0.000     0.003     0.000     0.000       *       0.000     0.002     0.003     0.003  1142.11    0.01

Man-Made Fiber:
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn    4.025     4.606     0.246     0.197    -19.91     3.982     4.660     4.606     4.557    14.43    0.35
     620 Oth Synth Filam   1.326     1.730     0.004     0.050   1244.44     0.944     1.674     1.730     1.776    88.24    0.15
     652 M-MF Underwear    3.609     0.187     0.038     0.019    -49.84     2.910     0.259     0.187     0.168   -94.21    0.02
     659 Oth. MMF App.     1.242     0.867     0.232     0.126    -45.62     1.352     0.891     0.867     0.762   -43.65    0.02

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     836 S/V Dresses       0.026     0.172     0.001     0.004    215.62     0.021     0.173     0.172     0.175   726.16    1.02
     899 Other S/V Manuf 166.735   140.205    15.270    15.347      0.50   162.332   136.478   140.205   140.282   -13.58   33.09