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  ______________                          |                                     |                                 March 6, 2018
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | MADAGAS      |                         |    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           103.505   159.719    12.678    17.338     36.76   110.387   153.513   159.719   164.380     48.91    0.15
       1 Apparel         102.564   158.985    12.618    17.223     36.50   109.449   152.806   158.985   163.591     49.47    0.20
       2 Non-Apparel       0.941     0.734     0.060     0.115     90.36     0.938     0.707     0.734     0.789    -15.97    0.00
      11 Yarns             0.000     0.001     0.000     0.000       *       0.000     0.001     0.001     0.001       *      0.00
      12 Fabrics           0.002     0.018     0.014     0.000   -100.00     0.016     0.018     0.018     0.004    -71.30    0.00
      14 Made Ups / Mis    0.939     0.715     0.047     0.115    146.29     0.923     0.688     0.715     0.783    -15.16    0.00
      30 Cotton Product   48.310    74.406     6.726     9.271     37.84    52.539    71.669    74.406    76.952     46.47    0.17
      31 Cotton Apparel   48.234    74.360     6.726     9.266     37.78    52.464    71.628    74.360    76.901     46.58    0.20
      32 Cot Non-Appare    0.076     0.046     0.000     0.005       *       0.075     0.041     0.046     0.051    -31.94    0.00
      40 Wool Products     1.682     2.244     0.021     0.037     75.86     1.633     2.245     2.244     2.260     38.45    0.06
      41 Wool Apparel      1.681     2.244     0.021     0.037     75.86     1.632     2.245     2.244     2.260     38.51    0.08
      42 Wool Non-Appar    0.001     0.000     0.000     0.000       *       0.001     0.000     0.000     0.000   -100.00    0.00
      60 MMF Products     53.242    82.440     5.856     7.975     36.19    55.888    78.981    82.440    84.560     51.30    0.15
      61 MMF Apparel      52.449    81.796     5.795     7.873     35.85    55.096    78.348    81.796    83.874     52.23    0.22
      62 MMF Non-Appare    0.793     0.644     0.060     0.102     68.82     0.792     0.633     0.644     0.686    -13.39    0.00
      80 S and V Produc    0.271     0.628     0.075     0.055    -26.96     0.328     0.617     0.628     0.608     85.28    0.04
      81 S and V Appare    0.200     0.585     0.075     0.047    -38.16     0.257     0.584     0.585     0.556    116.35    0.05
      82 S and V Non-Ap    0.071     0.043     0.000     0.008       *       0.071     0.033     0.043     0.052    -27.01    0.01

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     237 Playsuit,Sunsu    0.795     1.115     0.364     0.186    -48.76     1.158     1.103     1.115     0.938    -19.02    0.41

Cotton:
     340 N-Knt Shirts,M    9.641    13.360     0.406     1.189    192.96     9.868    13.603    13.360    14.143     43.33    0.53
     347 Cot.M/B Trouse   19.665    25.403     2.080     2.483     19.37    20.220    24.950    25.403    25.806     27.63    0.45
     348 W/G Slacks, et   11.936    22.131     2.719     3.941     44.95    14.377    19.045    22.131    23.353     62.44    0.39

Wool:
     438 K Shirts,Blous    0.228     0.267     0.001     0.004    190.53     0.220     0.269     0.267     0.269     22.65    0.08
     445 Wool Sweater,M    0.555     0.678     0.002     0.002    -16.56     0.545     0.683     0.678     0.678     24.32    0.51

Man-Made Fiber:
     636 Dresses           1.751     1.841     0.005     0.031    511.16     1.674     2.082     1.841     1.866     11.47    0.05
     638 Knit Shirts, M   25.674    33.248     2.559     3.331     30.18    26.280    32.003    33.248    34.020     29.45    0.88
     639 Knit Blouses,W    9.830    12.265     0.970     1.138     17.34    10.184    12.058    12.265    12.434     22.09    0.23
     640 N-K Shirts, MB    4.800     3.456     0.508     0.602     18.45     5.096     2.984     3.456     3.550    -30.34    0.64
     641 N-K Blouses, W    1.777     4.687     0.186     0.601    222.24     1.933     4.125     4.687     5.101    163.94    0.26
     647 Trousers,etc M    2.602     7.025     0.884     0.818     -7.44     3.368     6.880     7.025     6.960    106.66    0.27
     648 Slacks,etc. WG    3.306    13.331     0.354     0.890    151.16     3.658    12.061    13.331    13.867    279.04    0.44
     659 Oth. MMF App.     1.590     2.511     0.193     0.189     -1.83     1.680     2.834     2.511     2.508     49.29    0.06