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  ______________                          |                                     |                               August 29, 2013
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | JAPAN        |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         |  Data through  7/2013 in Million $  |
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                           Calendar Years       Year-to-Date                 Year-Endings                             YE  7/2013
 Ctrl, Cat, Product        2011      2012     7/2012    7/2013  % Change    7/2012    5/2013    6/2013    7/2013  % Change % Share


Aggregations:
       0 Total           387.270   444.220   265.283   246.286     -7.16   435.619   428.716   425.669   425.223     -2.39    0.41
       1 Apparel          32.989    35.715    21.376    22.837      6.84    35.508    37.507    37.941    37.176      4.70    0.05
       2 Non-Apparel     354.281   408.506   243.908   223.450     -8.39   400.111   391.208   387.728   388.048     -3.01    1.59
      11 Yarns            30.069    32.178    19.515    16.846    -13.68    32.936    29.413    29.381    29.509    -10.40    2.01
      12 Fabrics         308.225   360.837   215.300   198.102     -7.99   350.795   346.625   343.205   343.639     -2.04    5.98
      14 Made Ups / Mis   15.987    15.491     9.093     8.502     -6.50    16.380    15.171    15.143    14.900     -9.04    0.09
      30 Cotton Product   91.936    95.970    56.544    56.284     -0.46    95.547    95.227    94.947    95.710      0.17    0.19
      31 Cotton Apparel   16.666    17.021    10.139    12.281     21.13    16.328    18.659    19.045    19.163     17.36    0.05
      32 Cot Non-Appare   75.269    78.949    46.406    44.003     -5.18    79.219    76.568    75.902    76.547     -3.37    0.89
      40 Wool Products    10.498    11.776     6.985     5.773    -17.35    12.547    11.428    11.396    10.564    -15.80    0.22
      41 Wool Apparel      6.566     7.549     4.374     3.660    -16.33     8.328     7.532     7.678     6.835    -17.93    0.19
      42 Wool Non-Appar    3.932     4.226     2.611     2.114    -19.04     4.218     3.896     3.718     3.729    -11.59    0.36
      60 MMF Products    281.502   333.697   200.057   182.254     -8.90   324.495   319.101   316.310   315.894     -2.65    0.70
      61 MMF Apparel       8.018     9.862     6.006     5.627     -6.32     9.447     9.746     9.599     9.482      0.36    0.03
      62 MMF Non-Appare  273.484   323.835   194.050   176.627     -8.98   315.047   309.356   306.711   306.412     -2.74    2.16
      80 S and V Produc    3.335     2.778     1.697     1.975     16.35     3.031     2.960     3.015     3.055      0.81    0.18
      81 S and V Appare    1.739     1.283     0.857     1.270     48.22     1.404     1.571     1.619     1.696     20.76    0.13
      82 S and V Non-Ap    1.596     1.495     0.841     0.705    -16.12     1.626     1.389     1.397     1.359    -16.41    0.29

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     200 Yarns / Sew Th    4.618     4.056     2.725     1.821    -33.16     5.135     3.273     3.170     3.152    -38.62    1.40
     201 Specialty Yarn   13.723    16.228     9.823     7.265    -26.04    16.271    13.167    13.622    13.670    -15.99    5.86
     218 Fab, Color Yar    5.544     9.600     5.429     5.056     -6.87     7.408     9.298     9.371     9.227     24.55    7.67
     222 Knit Fabric      17.518    18.931    11.339     8.902    -21.49    18.844    16.732    16.020    16.493    -12.47    2.64
     223 Non-Woven Fabr   88.651   107.485    64.072    56.964    -11.09   105.883   103.143   100.888   100.377     -5.20    9.29
     225 Blue Denim Fab   15.700    14.080     8.759    12.413     41.72    16.400    15.846    16.166    17.734      8.14   23.86
     229 Special Fabric   88.616   117.160    68.845    65.010     -5.57   105.729   113.578   113.303   113.325      7.18    9.14

Cotton:
     313 Cotton Sheetin   23.356    25.292    15.617    14.182     -9.19    24.830    24.099    23.872    23.856     -3.92    7.84
     314 Poplin,Broadcl    3.630     2.723     1.475     1.903     28.96     2.543     3.067     3.288     3.151     23.88    3.38
     315 Printcloth Fab    4.526     3.687     2.349     1.659    -29.36     4.126     2.924     2.822     2.998    -27.35    7.05
     317 Twill Fabric     10.382     9.497     5.781     3.828    -33.79    11.919     8.233     8.049     7.543    -36.71    8.46
     326 Sateen Fabric     0.784     2.789     1.217     1.135     -6.69     1.464     2.856     2.847     2.707     84.97    6.65
     347 Cot.M/B Trouse    2.870     3.326     2.042     2.564     25.54     3.119     3.840     3.797     3.847     23.35    0.06

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        1.299     1.638     0.828     0.966     16.67     1.531     1.774     1.678     1.776     15.96    1.19
     410 Wool Woven Fab    0.865     0.760     0.491     0.403    -17.84     0.805     0.712     0.665     0.673    -16.50    0.61
     438 K Shirts,Blous    0.767     1.045     0.734     0.567    -22.78     1.217     0.998     1.007     0.878    -27.87    0.22
     446 Wool Sweater,W    0.677     0.760     0.313     0.386     23.22     0.807     0.821     0.817     0.833      3.19    0.16

Man-Made Fiber:
     600 Text Fil Yarn     1.338     1.428     0.939     0.442    -52.92     1.447     1.159     1.141     0.932    -35.61    0.29
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn    7.663     8.020     4.701     5.793     23.22     7.568     9.089     8.803     9.112     20.39    4.89
     618 Wov Artif Fila    4.770     4.334     2.954     2.058    -30.34     5.330     3.542     3.318     3.438    -35.51   12.28
     619 Poly Fil Fab      9.397     6.302     3.953     3.064    -22.50     7.519     5.689     5.706     5.412    -28.02    2.52
     620 Oth Synth Fila   12.529    14.888     9.067     9.233      1.83    13.974    15.116    15.183    15.055      7.73    2.89
     622 Glass Fabric      6.893     8.073     4.799     4.047    -15.68     8.248     7.618     7.475     7.321    -11.24    5.68
     669 Other MMF Manu    6.441     5.884     3.514     3.699      5.24     6.442     6.106     6.065     6.068     -5.81    0.54

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     859 Oth. S/V Appar    0.520     0.484     0.351     0.261    -25.71     0.464     0.369     0.394     0.394    -15.13    0.21