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  ______________                          |                                     |                               August 30, 2016
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | JAPAN        |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         |  Data through  7/2016 in Million $  |
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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           434.630   447.212   261.002   271.706      4.10   441.467   456.438   458.980   457.916      3.73    0.42
       1 Apparel          41.103    53.587    28.256    35.932     27.17    44.657    58.723    60.296    61.263     37.18    0.07
       2 Non-Apparel     393.527   393.624   232.746   235.774      1.30   396.809   397.715   398.685   396.653     -0.04    1.56
      11 Yarns            31.201    27.265    18.131    13.525    -25.40    32.182    23.552    23.561    22.659    -29.59    1.77
      12 Fabrics         349.531   353.522   207.524   215.412      3.80   352.384   361.778   362.462   361.410      2.56    5.78
      14 Made Ups / Mis   12.795    12.838     7.091     6.837     -3.58    12.243    12.385    12.662    12.584      2.78    0.07
      30 Cotton Product  112.780   120.332    71.525    72.995      2.06   120.455   122.206   121.972   121.803      1.12    0.25
      31 Cotton Apparel   21.496    29.434    16.063    22.416     39.55    23.508    33.705    34.897    35.788     52.24    0.09
      32 Cot Non-Appare   91.284    90.898    55.462    50.579     -8.80    96.948    88.501    87.074    86.015    -11.28    1.04
      40 Wool Products    13.635    13.671     6.417     5.697    -11.23    12.619    13.087    13.339    12.950      2.62    0.27
      41 Wool Apparel      8.341     9.405     3.859     3.713     -3.78     8.157     9.166     9.363     9.259     13.51    0.26
      42 Wool Non-Appar    5.294     4.266     2.558     1.984    -22.47     4.463     3.921     3.976     3.691    -17.28    0.32
      60 MMF Products    305.330   309.625   180.678   190.698      5.55   304.998   317.437   320.182   319.646      4.80    0.59
      61 MMF Apparel       9.983    12.960     7.016     8.319     18.58    11.358    13.797    14.113    14.263     25.58    0.04
      62 MMF Non-Appare  295.346   296.666   173.662   182.379      5.02   293.641   303.641   306.069   305.382      4.00    1.98
      80 S and V Produc    2.886     3.583     2.382     2.316     -2.77     3.394     3.707     3.488     3.517      3.63    0.19
      81 S and V Appare    1.282     1.788     1.318     1.483     12.50     1.635     2.055     1.923     1.953     19.42    0.16
      82 S and V Non-Ap    1.604     1.795     1.064     0.833    -21.69     1.758     1.652     1.565     1.564    -11.06    0.26

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     200 Yarns / Sew Th    4.310     4.522     3.239     2.829    -12.66     4.868     4.095     4.212     4.112    -15.53    2.08
     201 Specialty Yarn   11.169     9.763     6.409     4.790    -25.26    12.078     8.735     8.407     8.144    -32.57    3.25
     218 Fab, Color Yar   11.745     9.684     6.566     4.437    -32.42    11.997     8.093     7.853     7.555    -37.02    6.15
     220 Spec. Weave, F    3.826     4.245     2.488     3.191     28.26     4.169     4.596     4.574     4.948     18.69    2.95
     222 Knit Fabric      15.786    17.663     8.787    14.597     66.12    15.388    23.145    23.673    23.473     52.54    3.18
     223 Non-Woven Fabr  104.713   102.164    61.896    61.343     -0.89   106.590    99.461   100.200   101.610     -4.67    7.50
     225 Blue Denim Fab   22.017    21.483    13.945    12.045    -13.63    24.619    20.438    19.957    19.582    -20.46   27.37
     229 Special Fabric  106.380   111.173    61.602    69.410     12.67   100.163   118.400   119.648   118.981     18.79    8.66

Cotton:
     313 Cotton Sheetin   29.250    32.465    19.100    16.100    -15.71    31.657    31.648    30.874    29.465     -6.92    9.98
     314 Poplin,Broadcl    2.175     2.160     1.177     1.194      1.39     2.052     2.004     2.070     2.176      6.06    2.40
     315 Printcloth Fab    3.090     3.325     2.168     1.765    -18.62     3.547     2.959     3.024     2.921    -17.64    9.33
     317 Twill Fabric      7.094     6.188     4.016     3.694     -8.02     7.702     5.953     5.964     5.866    -23.84    7.52
     326 Sateen Fabric     1.696     1.325     0.735     1.663    126.08     1.336     1.879     1.976     2.252     68.54    7.18
     369 Oth. Cot. Manu    2.910     4.066     2.112     1.930     -8.64     3.431     4.069     4.009     3.884     13.19    0.14

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        1.266     1.319     0.649     0.783     20.57     1.184     1.273     1.466     1.453     22.70    1.07
     410 Wool Woven Fab    1.323     1.589     1.085     0.637    -41.35     1.794     1.426     1.312     1.140    -36.44    1.12
     414 Oth Wool Fabri    2.005     0.870     0.517     0.496     -4.04     0.960     0.909     0.897     0.849    -11.57    1.03
     438 K Shirts,Blous    1.253     0.988     0.389     0.548     40.65     0.945     1.003     1.090     1.146     21.36    0.30

Man-Made Fiber:
     600 Text Fil Yarn     1.191     0.661     0.155     0.655    323.10     0.999     1.202     1.197     1.161     16.17    0.53
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn   12.473    10.406     7.263     4.157    -42.76    12.324     7.733     7.790     7.300    -40.77    4.20
     618 Wov Artif Fila    3.101     4.201     2.647     2.138    -19.23     3.666     3.726     3.443     3.692      0.71   11.40
     619 Poly Fil Fab      4.430     3.855     2.265     1.746    -22.92     4.060     3.701     3.626     3.335    -17.84    1.85
     620 Oth Synth Fila   15.865    15.027     9.196     8.580     -6.70    16.072    14.648    14.218    14.411    -10.33    2.35
     622 Glass Fabric      6.798     7.199     4.584     6.824     48.86     8.038     9.308     9.487     9.439     17.44    5.91
     659 Oth. MMF App.     1.553     2.343     1.213     1.387     14.38     1.932     2.454     2.445     2.518     30.31    0.05
     666 Other Furnishi    1.785     1.877     1.140     0.943    -17.28     1.714     1.570     1.638     1.680     -1.99    0.04
     669 Other MMF Manu    4.399     3.633     2.064     2.241      8.61     3.851     3.332     3.640     3.810     -1.05    0.35

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     800 S/V Yarns         0.069     0.245     0.191     0.012    -93.89     0.232     0.100     0.066     0.066    -71.48    1.13