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  ______________                          |                                     |                             December 31, 2015
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | JAPAN        |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         | Data through 11/2015 in Million SME |
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                           Calendar Years       Year-to-Date                 Year-Endings                             YE 11/2015
 Ctrl, Cat, Product        2013      2014    11/2014   11/2015  % Change   11/2014    9/2015   10/2015   11/2015  % Change % Share


Aggregations:
       0 Total           265.429   272.657   250.323   264.973      5.85   271.482   282.980   284.462   287.308     5.83    0.45
       1 Apparel           2.583     2.357     2.224     2.849     28.07     2.385     2.854     2.890     2.981    24.98    0.01
       2 Non-Apparel     262.846   270.301   248.098   262.124      5.65   269.097   280.126   281.572   284.327     5.66    0.78
      11 Yarns            34.517    48.426    45.407    38.881    -14.37    48.667    44.027    42.992    41.901   -13.90    1.32
      12 Fabrics         224.492   217.733   198.881   218.943     10.09   216.257   231.821   234.112   237.794     9.96    1.98
      14 Made Ups / Misc   3.838     4.142     3.810     4.300     12.85     4.173     4.277     4.468     4.631    10.97    0.02
      30 Cotton Products  23.385    27.509    25.020    27.751     10.91    27.044    30.562    31.135    30.240    11.82    0.16
      31 Cotton Apparel    0.982     1.039     0.967     1.340     38.51     1.033     1.348     1.364     1.412    36.60    0.01
      32 Cot Non-Apparel  22.402    26.470    24.053    26.411      9.80    26.010    29.214    29.771    28.828    10.83    0.40
      40 Wool Products     0.447     0.526     0.491     0.471     -4.00     0.513     0.498     0.512     0.507    -1.18    0.17
      41 Wool Apparel      0.137     0.140     0.133     0.162     21.61     0.141     0.161     0.165     0.168    19.12    0.08
      42 Wool Non-Appare   0.310     0.387     0.358     0.310    -13.50     0.371     0.337     0.347     0.338    -8.90    0.40
      60 MMF Products    241.123   244.288   224.503   236.320      5.26   243.575   251.488   252.359   256.105     5.14    0.60
      61 MMF Apparel       1.203     1.119     1.067     1.261     18.13     1.145     1.255     1.271     1.312    14.66    0.01
      62 MMF Non-Apparel 239.919   243.169   223.436   235.059      5.20   242.430   250.232   251.088   254.792     5.10    0.89
      80 S and V Product   0.474     0.334     0.309     0.431     39.63     0.351     0.433     0.456     0.456    29.92    0.06
      81 S and V Apparel   0.260     0.059     0.057     0.087     52.41     0.066     0.090     0.089     0.089    34.74    0.03
      82 S and V Non-App   0.214     0.275     0.252     0.344     36.74     0.285     0.342     0.367     0.367    28.81    0.08

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     200 Yarns / Sew Thr   0.779     1.026     0.944     0.919     -2.67     0.991     1.071     1.042     1.001     1.02    0.66
     201 Specialty Yarns   6.377     4.654     4.225     3.663    -13.30     4.455     4.543     4.325     4.092    -8.15    0.74
     218 Fab, Color Yarn   1.848     2.084     1.924     1.584    -17.66     2.039     1.975     1.917     1.744   -14.47    4.75
     220 Spec. Weave, Fa   0.568     0.726     0.630     1.105     75.38     0.674     1.175     1.212     1.201    78.24    1.12
     222 Knit Fabric       9.613     8.307     7.240     8.931     23.36     7.952     8.248     9.294     9.998    25.73    0.47
     223 Non-Woven Fabri 103.213   108.852    97.877   106.363      8.67   105.425   118.396   117.712   117.339    11.30    2.99
     225 Blue Denim Fab.   3.028     3.538     3.183     3.069     -3.59     3.386     3.716     3.623     3.424     1.12   13.44
     229 Special Fabric   77.884    64.485    60.899    68.115     11.85    67.259    65.604    67.319    71.701     6.60    2.50

Cotton:
     313 Cotton Sheeting  10.890    12.484    11.454    13.344     16.50    12.614    14.202    14.873    14.374    13.95    5.43
     314 Poplin,Broadcl.   1.218     0.864     0.817     0.951     16.46     0.869     0.944     0.995     0.998    14.83    0.98
     315 Printcloth Fab.   1.295     1.541     1.441     1.539      6.81     1.514     1.827     1.620     1.639     8.22    3.46
     317 Twill Fabric      1.179     1.227     1.054     1.008     -4.40     1.185     1.299     1.257     1.181    -0.30    1.73
     326 Sateen Fabric     0.231     0.265     0.260     0.156    -40.00     0.294     0.193     0.159     0.161   -45.31    0.59
     369 Oth. Cot. Manuf   0.738     0.964     0.774     1.235     59.58     0.801     1.260     1.389     1.425    77.90    0.04

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        0.097     0.115     0.107     0.119     10.86     0.109     0.123     0.134     0.126    16.06    0.40
     410 Wool Woven Fab.   0.124     0.116     0.102     0.124     21.38     0.105     0.142     0.137     0.138    31.38    1.28
     414 Oth Wool Fabric   0.078     0.128     0.125     0.047    -62.61     0.134     0.049     0.049     0.050   -62.74    0.45
     438 K Shirts,Blouse   0.015     0.015     0.015     0.018     21.26     0.015     0.016     0.018     0.018    21.18    0.08

Man-Made Fiber:
     600 Text Fil Yarn     0.449     1.704     1.698     0.210    -87.64     1.700     0.640     0.761     0.216   -87.29    0.04
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn   26.444    40.640    38.172    33.725    -11.65    41.127    37.396    36.453    36.193   -12.00    3.29
     618 Wov Artif Filam   0.700     0.666     0.610     0.862     41.25     0.676     0.838     0.881     0.918    35.71    3.76
     619 Poly Fil Fab      3.883     3.934     3.561     2.804    -21.25     3.902     3.338     3.229     3.177   -18.58    1.09
     620 Oth Synth Filam   3.106     3.139     2.891     3.559     23.07     2.995     3.677     3.554     3.806    27.11    0.28
     622 Glass Fabric      3.619     3.303     2.906     3.509     20.75     3.174     4.080     4.141     3.906    23.05    3.60
     659 Oth. MMF App.     0.650     0.667     0.635     0.777     22.31     0.669     0.699     0.746     0.809    20.88    0.02
     666 Other Furnishin   0.792     0.736     0.707     1.140     61.31     0.836     1.110     1.156     1.169    39.77    0.01
     669 Other MMF Manuf   1.912     2.077     1.989     1.614    -18.85     2.150     1.583     1.585     1.702   -20.83    0.04

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     800 S/V Yarns         0.014     0.009     0.008     0.134   1565.16     0.008     0.109     0.136     0.135  1573.05    3.09