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  ______________                          |                                     |                                 March 6, 2018
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | NICARAG      |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         |  Data through  1/2018 in Million $  |
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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          1473.171  1485.882   106.195   117.350     10.50  1479.420  1488.753  1485.882  1497.037      1.19    1.41
       1 Apparel        1471.911  1483.141   106.173   116.896     10.10  1478.369  1486.246  1483.141  1493.864      1.05    1.86
       2 Non-Apparel       1.259     2.741     0.021     0.454   2026.23     1.051     2.506     2.741     3.174    201.98    0.01
      11 Yarns             0.003     0.004     0.000     0.000       *       0.003     0.004     0.004     0.004     35.45    0.00
      12 Fabrics           0.248     0.178     0.017     0.117    601.96     0.260     0.229     0.178     0.278      6.91    0.00
      14 Made Ups / Mis    1.008     2.560     0.005     0.337   7106.91     0.788     2.274     2.560     2.892    266.94    0.02
      30 Cotton Product  966.320  1006.162    76.396    80.168      4.94   975.802  1004.283  1006.162  1009.935      3.50    2.20
      31 Cotton Apparel  966.081  1005.985    76.376    80.051      4.81   975.543  1004.054  1005.985  1009.660      3.50    2.69
      32 Cot Non-Appare    0.239     0.177     0.020     0.117    490.64     0.259     0.228     0.177     0.275      6.06    0.00
      40 Wool Products     0.250     0.307     0.001     0.000   -100.00     0.251     0.290     0.307     0.306     21.94    0.01
      41 Wool Apparel      0.194     0.306     0.001     0.000   -100.00     0.195     0.289     0.306     0.305     56.57    0.01
      42 Wool Non-Appar    0.056     0.001     0.000     0.000       *       0.056     0.001     0.001     0.001    -98.84    0.00
      60 MMF Products    503.157   479.166    29.798    37.182     24.78   501.380   483.905   479.166   486.550     -2.96    0.89
      61 MMF Apparel     502.193   476.604    29.796    36.845     23.66   500.644   481.628   476.604   483.653     -3.39    1.25
      62 MMF Non-Appare    0.964     2.562     0.002     0.337  21892.62     0.736     2.277     2.562     2.897    293.57    0.02
      80 S and V Produc    3.444     0.247     0.000     0.000       *       1.987     0.275     0.247     0.247    -87.57    0.01
      81 S and V Appare    3.444     0.246     0.000     0.000       *       1.987     0.275     0.246     0.246    -87.62    0.02
      82 S and V Non-Ap    0.000     0.001     0.000     0.000       *       0.000     0.000     0.001     0.001       *      0.00

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     239 Baby Garm / Ac    7.460     7.996     0.873     1.389     59.07     7.651     8.046     7.996     8.512     11.24    0.36

Cotton:
     335 W/G Cot. Coats    2.257     6.403     0.252     0.752    198.88     2.508     5.953     6.403     6.904    175.21    0.81
     336 Cotton Dresses    0.733     0.799     0.000     0.125       *       0.733     0.658     0.799     0.924     26.07    0.10
     338 Knit Shirts,MB  286.615   340.468    21.959    30.323     38.09   291.038   340.577   340.468   348.832     19.86    5.75
     339 W/G Knit Blous  306.180   321.584    29.843    28.681     -3.89   308.725   320.536   321.584   320.421      3.79    6.27
     340 N-Knt Shirts,M   53.054    50.659     4.272     2.186    -48.82    53.482    48.744    50.659    48.574     -9.18    1.83
     341 W/G N-Knt Blou    1.362     2.383     0.142     0.068    -52.40     1.432     2.411     2.383     2.309     61.21    0.21
     342 Cotton Skirts     0.926     0.213     0.116     0.004    -96.16     0.855     0.220     0.213     0.102    -88.12    0.04
     347 Cot.M/B Trouse  209.752   200.690    12.467    11.051    -11.35   212.976   200.560   200.690   199.275     -6.43    3.46
     348 W/G Slacks, et   75.980    46.343     5.241     3.263    -37.73    74.003    48.279    46.343    44.365    -40.05    0.74
     350 Dress. Gown et    0.031     0.042     0.000     0.033       *       0.030     0.014     0.042     0.075    148.74    0.03
     351 Cot. Nghtwr/PJ    0.174     0.242     0.000     0.138       *       0.171     0.224     0.242     0.381    122.89    0.05
     352 Cotton Underwe   18.801    22.175     0.994     1.523     53.17    19.173    22.336    22.175    22.704     18.41    1.00
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    2.694     4.618     0.220     0.351     59.66     2.746     4.405     4.618     4.749     72.95    0.42

Man-Made Fiber:
     634 Other Coats, M   18.657     4.400     0.207     0.489    136.14    17.796     5.175     4.400     4.682    -73.69    0.25
     635 Coats, W/G        8.327     2.610     0.043     0.125    191.20     7.557     2.825     2.610     2.692    -64.38    0.14
     638 Knit Shirts, M  214.857   215.518    14.410    15.999     11.02   216.583   221.604   215.518   217.107      0.24    5.63
     639 Knit Blouses,W  101.414    87.627     4.074     8.882    118.01    97.745    87.883    87.627    92.435     -5.43    1.74
     640 N-K Shirts, MB   10.643    10.954     0.870     0.710    -18.32    10.479    10.285    10.954    10.795      3.01    1.94
     647 Trousers,etc M   85.081    92.710     7.011     6.880     -1.87    87.175    92.048    92.710    92.579      6.20    3.64
     648 Slacks,etc. WG   12.579    12.564     0.883     1.220     38.22    12.696    12.539    12.564    12.901      1.61    0.41
     649 Bras/Ot Bod Su   21.935    20.046     0.638     1.056     65.40    21.711    20.135    20.046    20.464     -5.74    0.82
     650 Dress Gown,Rob    2.910     3.368     0.501     0.000   -100.00     3.120     3.065     3.368     2.867     -8.12    0.65
     651 Nightwear/PJs     3.993     2.339     0.340     0.002    -99.36     3.885     1.791     2.339     2.001    -48.50    0.23
     652 M-MF Underwear    8.306     8.578     0.217     0.371     70.68     8.379     8.776     8.578     8.732      4.21    0.59
     659 Oth. MMF App.    11.489    13.342     0.470     0.854     81.97    11.473    12.921    13.342    13.727     19.65    0.30
     670 Flat Goods, et    0.949     2.440     0.000     0.333       *       0.724     2.155     2.440     2.772    282.74    0.09

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     838 S/V K Shirts/B    3.008     0.022     0.000     0.000       *       1.560     0.024     0.022     0.022    -98.57    0.01
     847 S/V Trousers M    0.431     0.208     0.000     0.000       *       0.422     0.235     0.208     0.208    -50.78    0.09