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  ______________                          |                                     |                               August 30, 2016
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | _SUB-SAHARA  |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         | Data through  7/2016 in Million SME |
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                           Calendar Years       Year-to-Date                 Year-Endings                             YE  7/2016
 Ctrl, Cat, Product        2014      2015     7/2015    7/2016  % Change    7/2015    5/2016    6/2016    7/2016  % Change % Share


Aggregations:
       0 Total           280.127   276.588   157.266   157.424      0.10   276.999   274.168   280.755   276.746    -0.09    0.44
       1 Apparel         260.164   254.379   143.130   146.572      2.40   254.620   255.237   260.474   257.821     1.26    0.95
       2 Non-Apparel      19.963    22.209    14.135    10.852    -23.23    22.379    18.930    20.281    18.926   -15.43    0.05
      11 Yarns             0.532     0.630     0.344     0.231    -32.86     0.585     0.513     0.540     0.517   -11.78    0.02
      12 Fabrics          16.958    16.879    12.452     8.210    -34.07    19.877    13.549    14.158    12.637   -36.43    0.10
      14 Made Ups / Misc   2.474     4.700     1.339     2.411     80.07     1.916     4.869     5.583     5.772   201.25    0.03
      30 Cotton Products 105.194   105.808    60.737    64.586      6.34   106.041   108.852   110.399   109.658     3.41    0.57
      31 Cotton Apparel  104.592   105.396    60.545    64.103      5.88   105.574   108.227   109.717   108.954     3.20    0.91
      32 Cot Non-Apparel   0.601     0.413     0.192     0.484    151.36     0.466     0.624     0.683     0.704    50.99    0.01
      40 Wool Products     0.705     0.821     0.410     0.338    -17.51     0.746     0.739     0.746     0.749     0.40    0.26
      41 Wool Apparel      0.174     0.174     0.063     0.087     38.92     0.156     0.193     0.178     0.198    26.86    0.09
      42 Wool Non-Appare   0.531     0.647     0.348     0.251    -27.66     0.589     0.546     0.569     0.550    -6.62    0.69
      60 MMF Products    173.936   169.584    95.897    91.704     -4.37   169.949   163.745   168.666   165.392    -2.68    0.39
      61 MMF Apparel     155.262   148.673    82.407    82.185     -0.27   148.761   146.621   150.356   148.451    -0.21    1.02
      62 MMF Non-Apparel  18.675    20.912    13.490     9.519    -29.44    21.189    17.125    18.309    16.941   -20.05    0.06
      80 S and V Product   0.293     0.374     0.221     0.795    259.40     0.264     0.832     0.943     0.949   259.77    0.11
      81 S and V Apparel   0.136     0.136     0.116     0.197     69.91     0.129     0.197     0.223     0.218    68.49    0.07
      82 S and V Non-App   0.157     0.238     0.105     0.598    468.59     0.134     0.635     0.720     0.731   443.54    0.14

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     222 Knit Fabric       2.013     4.189     3.024     1.676    -44.56     4.029     4.186     3.682     2.841   -29.48    0.13
     223 Non-Woven Fabri   2.355     2.027     1.122     1.835     63.56     1.561     1.643     2.622     2.740    75.51    0.06
     229 Special Fabric   12.221    10.370     8.176     4.566    -44.15    14.010     7.411     7.541     6.760   -51.75    0.23
     237 Playsuit,Sunsui   0.928     0.060     0.036     0.143    294.29     0.891     0.092     0.142     0.167   -81.24    0.20
     239 Baby Garm / Acc   4.925     4.298     2.130     3.668     72.19     4.918     5.430     5.595     5.835    18.64    0.78

Cotton:
     338 Knit Shirts,MB    3.347     2.233     1.245     1.069    -14.14     2.664     2.232     2.212     2.057   -22.78    0.17
     339 W/G Knit Blouse   3.225     2.234     1.215     1.070    -11.93     2.758     2.005     2.049     2.089   -24.26    0.22
     340 N-Knt Shirts,MB  23.130    23.744    13.699    12.991     -5.17    24.251    23.527    23.164    23.036    -5.01    3.21
     341 W/G N-Knt Blous   2.344     2.536     1.540     1.321    -14.23     2.715     2.256     2.373     2.317   -14.67    1.12
     342 Cotton Skirts     0.174     0.179     0.121     0.365    200.70     0.155     0.462     0.424     0.422   172.62    0.58
     347 Cot.M/B Trouser  34.341    38.538    22.233    23.005      3.47    36.875    39.463    40.497    39.311     6.61    3.27
     348 W/G Slacks, etc  26.922    25.971    15.198    17.029     12.05    25.802    27.377    27.676    27.802     7.75    1.67
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    5.678     5.258     2.965     2.644    -10.82     5.278     4.888     4.869     4.937    -6.45    0.94

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        0.514     0.617     0.335     0.225    -32.94     0.567     0.508     0.530     0.507   -10.71    1.75
     438 K Shirts,Blouse   0.016     0.014     0.003     0.002    -16.81     0.016     0.014     0.013     0.014   -16.87    0.06
     445 Wool Sweater,MB   0.014     0.041     0.002     0.002     26.32     0.014     0.041     0.041     0.041   202.46    0.62
     446 Wool Sweater,WG   0.011     0.009     0.005     0.008     56.22     0.011     0.010     0.008     0.012     7.74    0.06

Man-Made Fiber:
     632 Hosiery           0.674     0.907     0.449     0.469      4.32     0.717     0.927     0.917     0.926    29.23    0.12
     634 Other Coats, MB   2.152     1.652     0.758     1.118     47.51     2.278     1.810     2.000     2.012   -11.66    0.46
     635 Coats, W/G        3.127     1.900     0.724     0.705     -2.61     2.877     1.817     1.843     1.881   -34.60    0.33
     636 Dresses           0.446     0.626     0.172     0.514    198.37     0.236     0.723     0.942     0.967   310.58    0.06
     638 Knit Shirts, MB  45.931    47.161    27.010    34.434     27.49    43.637    51.225    53.621    54.586    25.09    4.24
     639 Knit Blouses,WG  30.349    24.239    15.057     9.528    -36.72    26.594    19.858    20.006    18.710   -29.65    1.34
     640 N-K Shirts, MB    1.799     1.609     0.681     1.165     71.06     1.468     1.986     1.958     2.093    42.56    1.43
     641 N-K Blouses, WG   1.921     2.334     1.227     1.791     46.02     1.811     2.883     2.940     2.898    60.06    0.67
     642 Skirts            4.588     6.922     5.165     2.703    -47.66     7.727     4.472     4.460     4.461   -42.27    2.94
     643 MMF Suits, M/B    0.036     0.041     0.021     0.000    -99.73     0.057     0.020     0.020     0.020   -65.72    0.11
     646 MMF Sweaters,WG   1.667     1.275     0.017     0.003    -79.55     1.615     1.261     1.261     1.262   -21.85    0.62
     647 Trousers,etc MB  15.792    14.462     8.495     9.666     13.78    15.496    15.521    15.813    15.633     0.89    2.39
     648 Slacks,etc. WG   30.527    32.009    15.904    14.667     -7.77    29.503    31.599    31.750    30.772     4.30    4.25
     652 M-MF Underwear    3.578     1.955     0.419     0.011    -97.37     1.988     1.954     1.952     1.547   -22.17    0.15
     659 Oth. MMF App.     8.491    10.189     5.688     4.993    -12.22    10.079     9.140     9.585     9.494    -5.81    0.28
     669 Other MMF Manuf   1.831     4.071     1.123     1.290     14.92     1.377     3.525     4.104     4.239   207.81    0.11

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     838 S/V K Shirts/Bl   0.010     0.006     0.002     0.091   4695.06     0.003     0.069     0.096     0.095  3026.82    0.29