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  ______________                          |                                     |                                 March 6, 2018
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | DOM REP      |                         |    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           796.082   744.079    28.618    34.269     19.74   790.353   750.591   744.079   749.729     -5.14    0.70
       1 Apparel         786.433   734.652    28.139    33.566     19.29   780.697   741.397   734.652   740.079     -5.20    0.92
       2 Non-Apparel       9.649     9.427     0.479     0.703     46.64     9.656     9.194     9.427     9.651     -0.06    0.04
      11 Yarns             1.450     0.003     0.000     0.000       *       1.449     0.003     0.003     0.003    -99.80    0.00
      12 Fabrics           2.455     2.334     0.233     0.189    -18.64     2.569     2.242     2.334     2.291    -10.83    0.04
      14 Made Ups / Mis    5.744     7.090     0.246     0.513    108.29     5.638     6.949     7.090     7.357     30.49    0.04
      30 Cotton Product  428.656   399.330    13.655    18.875     38.22   421.628   401.649   399.330   404.549     -4.05    0.88
      31 Cotton Apparel  428.213   398.203    13.467    18.817     39.73   421.009   400.572   398.203   403.553     -4.15    1.07
      32 Cot Non-Appare    0.444     1.127     0.189     0.057    -69.72     0.619     1.077     1.127     0.996     60.82    0.01
      40 Wool Products    35.583    26.948     0.716     0.584    -18.40    35.752    26.682    26.948    26.816    -24.99    0.67
      41 Wool Apparel     35.460    26.811     0.715     0.520    -27.33    35.635    26.551    26.811    26.615    -25.31    0.90
      42 Wool Non-Appar    0.123     0.138     0.001     0.065   6704.43     0.117     0.132     0.138     0.201     71.90    0.02
      60 MMF Products    330.957   316.670    14.196    14.685      3.44   332.060   321.098   316.670   317.159     -4.49    0.58
      61 MMF Apparel     321.910   308.980    13.906    14.137      1.66   323.172   313.500   308.980   309.211     -4.32    0.80
      62 MMF Non-Appare    9.047     7.690     0.290     0.548     89.06     8.888     7.599     7.690     7.948    -10.58    0.05
      80 S and V Produc    0.886     1.131     0.051     0.125    144.07     0.914     1.161     1.131     1.205     31.88    0.07
      81 S and V Appare    0.850     0.658     0.051     0.092     79.28     0.882     0.775     0.658     0.699    -20.73    0.07
      82 S and V Non-Ap    0.036     0.473     0.000     0.033       *       0.032     0.387     0.473     0.506   1482.82    0.08

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     223 Non-Woven Fabr    0.801     0.519     0.021     0.034     63.93     0.714     0.577     0.519     0.533    -25.38    0.04
     229 Special Fabric    1.417     1.151     0.211     0.006    -97.14     1.619     1.206     1.151     0.946    -41.53    0.06

Cotton:
     333 Suit-Typ Coat,    0.370     0.522     0.036     0.131    265.81     0.387     0.487     0.522     0.617     59.15    0.59
     335 W/G Cot. Coats    1.108     0.514     0.081     0.023    -71.94     1.170     0.728     0.514     0.456    -61.06    0.05
     338 Knit Shirts,MB  146.693   135.476     5.543     8.425     51.97   143.378   135.118   135.476   138.357     -3.50    2.28
     339 W/G Knit Blous   17.789    16.971     1.162     0.348    -70.07    17.181    16.442    16.971    16.157     -5.96    0.32
     340 N-Knt Shirts,M   10.063    12.404     0.473     0.267    -43.51     9.970    12.656    12.404    12.198     22.35    0.46
     347 Cot.M/B Trouse   17.519    11.927     0.569     0.603      5.94    17.703    12.698    11.927    11.961    -32.43    0.21
     348 W/G Slacks, et    2.149     2.558     0.146     0.087    -40.13     2.248     2.659     2.558     2.500     11.22    0.04
     349 Bras, & other     0.061     1.850     0.000     0.000       *       0.061     1.835     1.850     1.850   2947.28    1.53
     352 Cotton Underwe  221.415   205.664     5.013     8.536     70.28   217.831   207.109   205.664   209.187     -3.97    9.24
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    7.644     6.442     0.273     0.184    -32.75     7.689     6.957     6.442     6.353    -17.38    0.57

Wool:
     433 Suit-Typ Ct,MB    0.444     0.524     0.000     0.000       *       0.444     0.484     0.524     0.524     18.00    0.14
     434 Oth. Coats, M/    9.507     7.929     0.684     0.494    -27.82     9.671     7.726     7.929     7.738    -19.98    5.22
     435 W/G Coats, Woo   24.303    17.274     0.022     0.025     13.27    24.305    17.259    17.274    17.276    -28.92    4.65
     440 NK Shirts,Blou    0.290     0.137     0.000     0.000       *       0.290     0.113     0.137     0.137    -52.72    0.69
     447 Wool Trousers,    0.811     0.917     0.000     0.001       *       0.811     0.926     0.917     0.918     13.16    0.37

Man-Made Fiber:
     633 Suit-Typ Coat,    3.892     2.875     0.179     0.092    -48.84     3.844     3.061     2.875     2.788    -27.48    1.62
     634 Other Coats, M    1.913     3.206     0.098     0.094     -5.00     1.952     2.962     3.206     3.201     64.00    0.17
     635 Coats, W/G        7.088     7.140     0.190     0.186     -2.05     7.087     7.018     7.140     7.136      0.70    0.36
     636 Dresses           2.867     2.138     0.074     0.079      7.35     2.718     2.011     2.138     2.144    -21.12    0.06
     638 Knit Shirts, M   36.397    37.267     1.359     1.510     11.12    36.337    37.237    37.267    37.418      2.97    0.97
     639 Knit Blouses,W   24.707    27.083     0.898     0.758    -15.63    24.550    26.857    27.083    26.942      9.74    0.51
     640 N-K Shirts, MB   16.590    14.609     0.751     0.205    -72.65    16.655    15.159    14.609    14.064    -15.56    2.53
     641 N-K Blouses, W    5.362     5.607     0.141     0.443    215.39     5.221     5.736     5.607     5.910     13.20    0.30
     642 Skirts            5.708     5.418     0.184     0.192      4.50     5.668     5.346     5.418     5.427     -4.26    1.18
     643 MMF Suits, M/B    4.480     4.606     0.339     0.405     19.52     4.817     4.694     4.606     4.673     -3.00    6.66
     647 Trousers,etc M   33.770    28.521     1.592     1.169    -26.57    34.204    29.963    28.521    28.098    -17.85    1.10
     648 Slacks,etc. WG   11.693    10.168     0.217     0.321     47.85    11.342    10.559    10.168    10.272     -9.43    0.32
     649 Bras/Ot Bod Su  100.650    92.550     4.857     5.276      8.62   101.450    94.897    92.550    92.969     -8.36    3.70
     650 Dress Gown,Rob    0.983     0.125     0.001     0.004    183.53     0.895     0.121     0.125     0.127    -85.78    0.03
     652 M-MF Underwear   27.740    20.169     1.078     0.997     -7.53    27.569    20.900    20.169    20.088    -27.14    1.35
     659 Oth. MMF App.    37.568    47.131     1.926     2.369     22.99    38.346    46.571    47.131    47.574     24.06    1.06
     666 Other Furnishi    3.238     3.506     0.197     0.153    -22.17     3.329     3.663     3.506     3.462      3.99    0.08
     669 Other MMF Manu    0.740     0.913     0.033     0.091    176.30     0.751     0.853     0.913     0.971     29.31    0.08

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     859 Oth. S/V Appar    0.438     0.319     0.011     0.016     37.33     0.434     0.320     0.319     0.323    -25.51    0.15