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  ______________                          |                                     |                               August 30, 2016
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | _SUB-SAHARA  |                         |    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          1035.848  1030.802   570.071   578.700      1.51  1022.051  1038.582  1054.017  1039.430      1.70    0.96
       1 Apparel        1020.662  1013.753   559.884   569.987      1.80  1005.224  1022.809  1037.982  1023.857      1.85    1.23
       2 Non-Apparel      15.186    17.048    10.187     8.713    -14.47    16.827    15.773    16.034    15.574     -7.45    0.06
      11 Yarns             3.536     4.128     2.194     1.437    -34.48     3.791     3.359     3.470     3.372    -11.05    0.26
      12 Fabrics           7.624     8.229     5.863     3.984    -32.05     9.347     6.991     7.009     6.350    -32.06    0.10
      14 Made Ups / Mis    4.027     4.691     2.131     3.292     54.47     3.689     5.424     5.555     5.852     58.61    0.03
      30 Cotton Product  534.867   522.970   298.629   301.933      1.11   530.542   529.199   533.488   526.274     -0.80    1.09
      31 Cotton Apparel  533.247   521.412   297.765   300.868      1.04   528.952   527.567   531.846   524.516     -0.84    1.32
      32 Cot Non-Appare    1.621     1.557     0.864     1.065     23.18     1.591     1.632     1.642     1.758     10.50    0.02
      40 Wool Products     7.988     9.687     4.577     4.281     -6.47     8.755     9.289     8.771     9.391      7.26    0.20
      41 Wool Apparel      3.922     4.552     1.925     2.037      5.83     4.275     4.688     4.066     4.664      9.09    0.13
      42 Wool Non-Appar    4.066     5.135     2.652     2.244    -15.40     4.480     4.601     4.706     4.727      5.51    0.41
      60 MMF Products    490.043   495.885   265.018   270.483      2.06   480.532   497.712   509.293   501.349      4.33    0.93
      61 MMF Apparel     480.994   485.976   258.589   265.646      2.73   470.160   488.890   500.358   493.033      4.87    1.28
      62 MMF Non-Appare    9.049     9.909     6.430     4.836    -24.78    10.372     8.822     8.934     8.316    -19.83    0.05
      80 S and V Produc    2.949     2.260     1.847     2.003      8.47     2.221     2.381     2.465     2.417      8.79    0.13
      81 S and V Appare    2.498     1.813     1.605     1.435    -10.58     1.837     1.664     1.713     1.643    -10.55    0.13
      82 S and V Non-Ap    0.451     0.447     0.242     0.568    135.06     0.384     0.718     0.752     0.773    101.25    0.13

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     222 Knit Fabric       1.865     3.035     2.214     1.480    -33.17     3.114     3.050     2.709     2.300    -26.14    0.31
     223 Non-Woven Fabr    0.644     0.802     0.338     0.657     94.11     0.567     0.788     1.101     1.120     97.56    0.08
     229 Special Fabric    4.280     3.572     2.788     1.553    -44.30     4.771     2.580     2.599     2.337    -51.03    0.17
     237 Playsuit,Sunsu    2.674     0.277     0.156     0.449    188.92     2.593     0.436     0.510     0.571    -77.97    0.28
     239 Baby Garm / Ac   18.872    15.430     8.634    11.296     30.83    18.471    17.346    17.940    18.092     -2.05    0.75

Cotton:
     338 Knit Shirts,MB   37.156    25.992    14.405    10.150    -29.54    30.525    24.875    24.066    21.738    -28.78    0.35
     339 W/G Knit Blous   19.548    13.100     6.935     5.983    -13.74    16.841    11.821    12.047    12.147    -27.87    0.22
     340 N-Knt Shirts,M  149.403   150.211    87.264    79.648     -8.73   155.729   147.281   144.571   142.595     -8.43    4.71
     341 W/G N-Knt Blou   10.663    13.184     7.397     7.106     -3.93    12.516    12.161    13.011    12.894      3.01    1.10
     342 Cotton Skirts     0.694     0.856     0.533     2.031    281.38     0.671     2.503     2.350     2.355    250.94    0.83
     347 Cot.M/B Trouse  172.401   184.279   102.755   107.141      4.27   176.464   189.839   193.834   188.665      6.91    3.14
     348 W/G Slacks, et  114.563   110.005    64.911    71.378      9.96   110.006   113.528   114.992   116.472      5.88    1.86
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    7.489     6.499     3.868     2.978    -23.01     6.793     5.566     5.591     5.609    -17.43    0.55

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        3.419     4.034     2.131     1.402    -34.21     3.660     3.316     3.401     3.305     -9.71    2.43
     438 K Shirts,Blous    0.484     0.441     0.171     0.126    -26.32     0.554     0.446     0.323     0.397    -28.42    0.11
     445 Wool Sweater,M    0.482     1.146     0.070     0.090     28.20     0.490     1.168     1.169     1.166    137.96    0.65
     446 Wool Sweater,W    0.700     0.636     0.393     0.584     48.74     0.770     0.729     0.559     0.827      7.42    0.16

Man-Made Fiber:
     632 Hosiery           4.839     5.994     3.178     3.276      3.08     5.253     6.201     6.014     6.092     15.97    0.49
     634 Other Coats, M    4.844     4.009     1.504     2.115     40.58     4.911     4.418     4.765     4.619     -5.93    0.24
     635 Coats, W/G        8.067     4.495     1.572     1.414    -10.05     6.509     4.271     4.323     4.337    -33.37    0.20
     636 Dresses           1.341     2.384     0.914     1.140     24.78     1.210     2.386     2.693     2.610    115.68    0.07
     638 Knit Shirts, M  117.968   136.161    76.721   104.023     35.59   118.734   150.222   160.917   163.463     37.67    4.34
     639 Knit Blouses,W   94.668    74.494    43.865    30.384    -30.73    84.368    64.085    64.858    61.012    -27.68    1.28
     640 N-K Shirts, MB    6.129     5.988     2.445     4.607     88.39     5.224     7.687     7.696     8.150     56.02    1.49
     641 N-K Blouses, W    7.329     8.425     4.604     6.345     37.82     6.717    10.103    10.249    10.166     51.34    0.50
     642 Skirts           14.479    21.483    15.200     7.874    -48.19    23.408    14.191    14.158    14.157    -39.52    2.25
     643 MMF Suits, M/B    0.062     0.100     0.042     0.003    -93.83     0.104     0.061     0.061     0.061    -41.57    0.09
     646 MMF Sweaters,W    8.245     5.889     0.089     0.017    -80.90     8.180     5.812     5.815     5.817    -28.88    1.42
     647 Trousers,etc M   48.295    50.759    29.116    34.077     17.04    49.870    55.902    56.520    55.719     11.73    2.19
     648 Slacks,etc. WG  126.459   137.272    69.691    62.119    -10.86   125.274   135.521   133.842   129.700      3.53    4.37
     652 M-MF Underwear   17.344    12.018     1.185     0.072    -93.91    11.754    12.034    12.033    10.905     -7.22    0.76
     659 Oth. MMF App.     8.602    11.801     6.372     5.743     -9.86    10.590    10.629    11.298    11.172      5.49    0.24
     669 Other MMF Manu    1.227     1.862     0.766     0.959     25.21     1.109     1.842     1.987     2.055     85.23    0.19

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     838 S/V K Shirts/B    0.076     0.051     0.016     0.291   1753.00     0.058     0.255     0.333     0.326    462.43    0.16