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  ______________                          |                                     |                                 March 6, 2018
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | GERMANY      |                         |    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           368.795   387.734    28.028    35.119     25.30   371.536   384.744   387.734   394.825      6.27    0.37
       1 Apparel          27.136    26.631     1.820     1.824      0.21    27.507    27.196    26.631    26.635     -3.17    0.03
       2 Non-Apparel     341.659   361.103    26.207    33.295     27.04   344.029   357.548   361.103   368.190      7.02    1.42
      11 Yarns            34.186    35.384     2.691     2.985     10.95    34.293    34.898    35.384    35.678      4.04    2.87
      12 Fabrics         250.131   259.431    19.080    25.003     31.04   251.914   257.466   259.431   265.353      5.33    4.37
      14 Made Ups / Mis   57.342    66.288     4.437     5.307     19.61    57.822    65.183    66.288    67.158     16.15    0.36
      30 Cotton Product   33.847    39.350     3.063     4.286     39.92    34.817    37.776    39.350    40.573     16.53    0.09
      31 Cotton Apparel    5.676     5.179     0.492     0.546     11.09     5.769     5.342     5.179     5.234     -9.28    0.01
      32 Cot Non-Appare   28.171    34.171     2.571     3.739     45.44    29.048    32.434    34.171    35.339     21.66    0.42
      40 Wool Products    20.025    21.851     1.719     1.858      8.08    20.901    21.921    21.851    21.990      5.21    0.55
      41 Wool Apparel      3.741     4.076     0.288     0.184    -36.15     3.927     4.106     4.076     3.972      1.14    0.13
      42 Wool Non-Appar   16.284    17.776     1.432     1.675     16.96    16.974    17.815    17.776    18.018      6.16    1.69
      60 MMF Products    302.013   314.727    22.365    28.621     27.97   303.026   313.432   314.727   320.984      5.93    0.59
      61 MMF Apparel      16.596    16.477     1.004     1.051      4.70    16.723    16.844    16.477    16.525     -1.19    0.04
      62 MMF Non-Appare  285.416   298.250    21.361    27.570     29.07   286.303   296.588   298.250   304.459      6.34    1.91
      80 S and V Produc   12.910    11.805     0.880     0.353    -59.85    12.791    11.615    11.805    11.278    -11.83    0.66
      81 S and V Appare    1.123     0.898     0.037     0.043     16.11     1.087     0.905     0.898     0.904    -16.80    0.08
      82 S and V Non-Ap   11.787    10.907     0.843     0.311    -63.18    11.705    10.710    10.907    10.374    -11.37    1.66

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     200 Yarns / Sew Th    8.298     8.164     0.471     0.905     92.27     7.971     7.926     8.164     8.598      7.87    4.09
     201 Specialty Yarn    3.304     3.128     0.303     0.223    -26.39     3.461     3.157     3.128     3.048    -11.95    1.23
     218 Fab, Color Yar    1.712     1.718     0.099     0.177     79.29     1.511     1.761     1.718     1.797     18.90    1.50
     220 Spec. Weave, F    4.048     4.250     0.205     0.412    101.35     4.061     4.224     4.250     4.458      9.77    2.93
     222 Knit Fabric      15.976    12.189     0.597     2.223    272.22    15.253    11.983    12.189    13.814     -9.43    2.33
     223 Non-Woven Fabr  139.297   137.353    10.338    12.764     23.46   138.668   136.876   137.353   139.779      0.80   10.30
     226 Cheesecloth,Ba    1.673     1.576     0.073     0.048    -34.29     1.689     1.530     1.576     1.551     -8.17    3.73
     229 Special Fabric   41.105    53.358     3.716     4.751     27.84    42.579    52.700    53.358    54.393     27.75    3.54

Cotton:
     313 Cotton Sheetin    2.450     2.930     0.313     0.299     -4.66     2.700     2.858     2.930     2.916      8.00    1.05
     326 Sateen Fabric     0.865     0.951     0.138     0.080    -41.79     0.977     0.876     0.951     0.893     -8.56    3.35
     360 Pillowcases       0.263     0.304     0.026     0.018    -30.11     0.288     0.270     0.304     0.296      2.95    0.08
     369 Oth. Cot. Manu    7.624    12.049     0.709     1.879    165.18     7.807    10.998    12.049    13.220     69.33    0.46

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        1.598     1.753     0.200     0.020    -89.79     1.783     1.769     1.753     1.573    -11.80    1.36
     414 Oth Wool Fabri   10.057     9.865     0.742     1.071     44.44    10.379    10.024     9.865    10.195     -1.77   12.62
     438 K Shirts,Blous    0.145     0.225     0.014     0.007    -46.24     0.154     0.235     0.225     0.219     42.04    0.07
     443 Wool Suits,M/B    0.952     1.226     0.120     0.054    -55.10     1.056     1.217     1.226     1.160      9.86    0.32
     465 Floor Covering    3.927     5.637     0.475     0.544     14.47     4.160     5.454     5.637     5.706     37.14    0.79

Man-Made Fiber:
     600 Text Fil Yarn     1.581     1.611     0.045     0.047      4.34     1.554     1.563     1.611     1.613      3.82    0.76
     604 Yarn>85% Synth    1.552     1.484     0.195     0.224     14.91     1.747     1.559     1.484     1.513    -13.38    2.02
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn   17.420    18.810     1.468     1.536      4.62    17.374    18.353    18.810    18.878      8.65    9.63
     619 Poly Fil Fab      4.839     2.901     0.370     0.186    -49.74     4.800     2.881     2.901     2.717    -43.39    1.76
     620 Oth Synth Fila    6.858     8.536     0.668     1.076     61.01     7.223     8.282     8.536     8.943     23.82    1.55
     622 Glass Fabric      6.914     6.925     0.347     0.603     73.51     6.937     6.652     6.925     7.181      3.51    4.55
     659 Oth. MMF App.     6.334     6.651     0.174     0.310     78.48     6.284     6.640     6.651     6.788      8.01    0.15
     665 Floor Covering   16.084    17.615     1.024     1.196     16.85    16.154    17.859    17.615    17.787     10.11    1.11
     666 Other Furnishi    4.423     5.799     0.403     0.388     -3.66     4.580     5.938     5.799     5.784     26.30    0.13
     669 Other MMF Manu   10.777    11.245     1.028     0.814    -20.82    10.864    11.501    11.245    11.031      1.54    0.93

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     899 Other S/V Manu   10.676     8.651     0.583     0.181    -68.88    10.415     8.719     8.651     8.249    -20.79    2.68