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  ______________                          |                                     |                                 March 6, 2018
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | IRELAND      |                         |    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            30.577    30.421     1.269     2.258     78.01    29.479    31.179    30.421    31.411      6.55    0.03
       1 Apparel           8.827     7.828     0.108     0.259    139.33     8.604     7.786     7.828     7.978     -7.28    0.01
       2 Non-Apparel      21.751    22.594     1.160     1.999     72.28    20.875    23.394    22.594    23.432     12.25    0.09
      11 Yarns             0.193     0.251     0.002     0.034   1513.53     0.189     0.254     0.251     0.283     49.30    0.02
      12 Fabrics           8.330     6.627     0.419     0.879    109.85     8.020     6.841     6.627     7.087    -11.64    0.12
      14 Made Ups / Mis   13.227    15.715     0.739     1.087     46.96    12.665    16.299    15.715    16.063     26.83    0.09
      30 Cotton Product    0.468     0.459     0.011     0.058    425.29     0.419     0.493     0.459     0.506     20.83    0.00
      31 Cotton Apparel    0.383     0.360     0.006     0.055    856.06     0.353     0.403     0.360     0.410     16.27    0.00
      32 Cot Non-Appare    0.085     0.099     0.005     0.003    -43.59     0.066     0.090     0.099     0.096     45.04    0.00
      40 Wool Products    24.068    24.921     1.110     1.446     30.24    23.432    25.358    24.921    25.256      7.79    0.63
      41 Wool Apparel      8.114     7.015     0.086     0.191    122.53     7.944     6.937     7.015     7.120    -10.36    0.24
      42 Wool Non-Appar   15.953    17.906     1.024     1.255     22.50    15.488    18.421    17.906    18.136     17.10    1.70
      60 MMF Products      5.754     4.631     0.136     0.716    427.49     5.363     4.926     4.631     5.211     -2.82    0.01
      61 MMF Apparel       0.166     0.209     0.007     0.007     10.55     0.167     0.207     0.209     0.209     25.45    0.00
      62 MMF Non-Appare    5.588     4.422     0.129     0.709    449.33     5.196     4.719     4.422     5.002     -3.73    0.03
      80 S and V Produc    0.287     0.411     0.012     0.038    228.05     0.266     0.403     0.411     0.437     64.42    0.03
      81 S and V Appare    0.163     0.243     0.010     0.005    -45.80     0.141     0.240     0.243     0.239     68.81    0.02
      82 S and V Non-Ap    0.124     0.167     0.002     0.033   1835.91     0.124     0.163     0.167     0.198     59.42    0.03

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     222 Knit Fabric       0.357     0.001     0.001     0.000   -100.00     0.313     0.080     0.001     0.000    -99.85    0.00
     223 Non-Woven Fabr    3.337     3.195     0.000     0.502       *       3.069     3.193     3.195     3.697     20.46    0.27

Wool:
     414 Oth Wool Fabri    3.338     2.675     0.327     0.226    -30.77     3.360     2.791     2.675     2.575    -23.38    3.19
     438 K Shirts,Blous    0.909     0.445     0.010     0.003    -72.77     0.740     0.454     0.445     0.438    -40.80    0.13
     445 Wool Sweater,M    1.318     1.180     0.006     0.033    449.45     1.302     1.178     1.180     1.207     -7.28    0.91
     446 Wool Sweater,W    3.791     3.581     0.026     0.079    202.61     3.783     3.507     3.581     3.633     -3.96    0.85
     465 Floor Covering   11.597    13.382     0.635     0.936     47.48    11.086    13.853    13.382    13.683     23.42    1.90