_____________________________________
  ______________                          |                                     |                             September 4, 2019
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | JAPAN        |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         | Data through  7/2019 in Million SME |
                                          |_____________________________________|

                           Calendar Years       Year-to-Date                 Year-Endings                             YE  7/2019
 Ctrl, Cat, Product        2017      2018     7/2018    7/2019  % Change    7/2018    5/2019    6/2019    7/2019  % Change % Share


Aggregations:
       0 Total           306.566   299.866   179.851   172.325     -4.18   310.132   292.397   290.815   292.341    -5.74    0.41
       1 Apparel           4.225     4.602     2.768     2.421    -12.51     4.600     4.356     4.242     4.256    -7.48    0.01
       2 Non-Apparel     302.341   295.264   177.083   169.904     -4.05   305.532   288.041   286.574   288.085    -5.71    0.68
      11 Yarns            38.276    40.985    23.043    19.421    -15.72    40.744    38.615    39.340    37.364    -8.30    0.99
      12 Fabrics         259.787   249.315   150.906   145.821     -3.37   259.765   244.349   241.720   244.230    -5.98    1.87
      14 Made Ups / Misc   4.278     4.964     3.135     4.662     48.72     5.024     5.077     5.513     6.491    29.21    0.03
      30 Cotton Products  32.171    29.566    18.163    16.788     -7.57    30.829    27.195    27.023    28.191    -8.56    0.14
      31 Cotton Apparel    2.697     2.804     1.763     1.637     -7.10     2.981     2.787     2.738     2.679   -10.12    0.02
      32 Cot Non-Apparel  29.474    26.761    16.400    15.151     -7.62    27.849    24.408    24.285    25.512    -8.39    0.33
      40 Wool Products     0.480     0.486     0.221     0.343     55.00     0.409     0.528     0.524     0.607    48.59    0.24
      41 Wool Apparel      0.197     0.176     0.082     0.076     -7.77     0.170     0.174     0.174     0.170     0.04    0.10
      42 Wool Non-Appare   0.283     0.309     0.139     0.267     91.90     0.239     0.354     0.351     0.437    83.10    0.56
      60 MMF Products    273.270   269.164   161.015   154.677     -3.94   278.190   263.952   262.553   262.827    -5.52    0.53
      61 MMF Apparel       1.197     1.516     0.865     0.644    -25.52     1.356     1.279     1.218     1.295    -4.49    0.01
      62 MMF Non-Apparel 272.073   267.648   160.150   154.033     -3.82   276.834   262.673   261.335   261.532    -5.53    0.78
      80 S and V Product   0.646     0.651     0.452     0.517     14.44     0.704     0.722     0.716     0.716     1.65    0.06
      81 S and V Apparel   0.134     0.106     0.058     0.064     10.36     0.094     0.116     0.113     0.112    19.37    0.03
      82 S and V Non-App   0.511     0.545     0.393     0.452     15.04     0.611     0.606     0.603     0.604    -1.06    0.08

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     200 Yarns / Sew Thr   1.702     2.448     1.353     1.126    -16.78     2.107     2.344     2.236     2.221     5.40    1.57
     201 Specialty Yarns   0.971     1.452     0.979     0.538    -45.07     1.467     1.191     1.054     1.011   -31.10    0.16
     218 Fab, Color Yarn   1.203     0.949     0.568     0.482    -15.06     1.042     0.889     0.892     0.863   -17.18    2.84
     220 Spec. Weave, Fa   7.717     7.276     4.304     1.845    -57.13     7.493     5.789     4.805     4.817   -35.71    5.85
     222 Knit Fabric       4.055     2.159     1.257     1.050    -16.45     2.406     1.759     1.974     1.952   -18.87    0.12
     223 Non-Woven Fabri 122.671   137.566    80.810    84.051      4.01   130.881   142.408   140.660   140.808     7.58    2.74
     225 Blue Denim Fab.   2.655     1.844     1.113     0.839    -24.63     2.016     1.616     1.526     1.569   -22.14    7.82
     229 Special Fabric   97.066    78.709    50.281    43.190    -14.10    93.404    70.078    69.729    71.618   -23.32    1.90

Cotton:
     313 Cotton Sheeting  10.426     9.520     5.916     6.625     12.00    10.072     9.455     9.676    10.230     1.57    4.41
     314 Poplin,Broadcl.   0.731     0.486     0.301     0.240    -20.18     0.653     0.427     0.433     0.425   -34.81    0.44
     333 Suit-Typ Coat,M   0.025     0.026     0.020     0.013    -38.02     0.034     0.018     0.018     0.019   -45.28    0.10
     347 Cot.M/B Trouser   0.680     0.597     0.378     0.375     -0.78     0.702     0.597     0.597     0.594   -15.42    0.05
     348 W/G Slacks, etc   0.786     0.966     0.631     0.382    -39.37     1.023     0.807     0.745     0.718   -29.85    0.04
     369 Oth. Cot. Manuf   1.567     2.061     1.270     3.073    141.90     1.878     2.205     2.949     3.863   105.72    0.10

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        0.119     0.092     0.042     0.128    203.88     0.083     0.127     0.128     0.178   114.57    0.71
     410 Wool Woven Fab.   0.109     0.106     0.046     0.055     19.73     0.081     0.107     0.103     0.115    41.70    1.51
     414 Oth Wool Fabric   0.048     0.105     0.046     0.081     75.89     0.069     0.116     0.116     0.140   102.74    1.22
     438 K Shirts,Blouse   0.033     0.020     0.011     0.013     11.93     0.020     0.022     0.026     0.022    10.36    0.10
     445 Wool Sweater,MB   0.004     0.006     0.003     0.003      8.45     0.005     0.007     0.007     0.007    23.11    0.14

Man-Made Fiber:
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn   34.780    36.037    20.083    17.137    -14.66    36.291    34.018    34.986    33.092    -8.81    1.81
     618 Wov Artif Filam   0.989     0.609     0.439     0.356    -18.99     0.907     0.545     0.596     0.526   -42.05    4.58
     619 Poly Fil Fab      2.029     1.991     1.061     1.385     30.47     1.863     2.272     2.287     2.315    24.25    1.24
     620 Oth Synth Filam   5.135     4.385     2.394     3.500     46.22     4.603     5.381     5.454     5.492    19.32    0.46
     622 Glass Fabric      1.670     0.974     0.603     0.528    -12.30     1.365     0.950     0.939     0.900   -34.09    0.86
     659 Oth. MMF App.     0.728     0.575     0.285     0.298      4.39     0.562     0.562     0.543     0.588     4.52    0.02
     666 Other Furnishin   0.926     0.939     0.434     0.692     59.26     0.902     1.130     1.114     1.196    32.56    0.01
     669 Other MMF Manuf   1.221     1.335     0.999     0.391    -60.82     1.505     1.016     0.744     0.727   -51.68    0.02

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     800 S/V Yarns         0.088     0.054     0.023     0.062    169.24     0.029     0.074     0.094     0.093   223.89    2.36
     871 HBags FGoods S/   0.009     0.074     0.066     0.118     77.59     0.074     0.127     0.127     0.125    70.02    0.72