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  ______________                          |                                     |                             December 31, 2015
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | _SUB-SAHARA  |                         |    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           255.598   280.127   255.028   249.868     -2.02   278.472   274.380   274.522   274.967    -1.26    0.43
       1 Apparel         242.481   260.164   237.680   228.846     -3.72   258.874   251.952   252.024   251.330    -2.91    0.93
       2 Non-Apparel      13.117    19.963    17.348    21.022     21.17    19.599    22.428    22.499    23.637    20.60    0.06
      11 Yarns             0.559     0.532     0.488     0.567     16.21     0.546     0.570     0.574     0.611    11.99    0.02
      12 Fabrics          10.808    16.958    14.494    16.095     11.05    16.642    19.085    19.198    18.559    11.52    0.15
      14 Made Ups / Misc   1.750     2.474     2.367     4.360     84.20     2.411     2.773     2.727     4.466    85.28    0.02
      30 Cotton Products 107.384   105.194    96.109    95.825     -0.30   104.464   104.550   104.416   104.909     0.43    0.54
      31 Cotton Apparel  106.810   104.592    95.538    95.439     -0.10   103.846   104.045   103.906   104.494     0.62    0.86
      32 Cot Non-Apparel   0.575     0.601     0.572     0.386    -32.46     0.617     0.505     0.510     0.416   -32.62    0.01
      40 Wool Products     0.731     0.705     0.655     0.741     13.12     0.726     0.750     0.733     0.791     8.83    0.27
      41 Wool Apparel      0.134     0.174     0.169     0.164     -2.50     0.175     0.179     0.162     0.170    -2.88    0.08
      42 Wool Non-Appare   0.598     0.531     0.486     0.576     18.55     0.552     0.571     0.572     0.621    12.53    0.74
      60 MMF Products    147.062   173.936   157.974   153.040     -3.12   172.986   168.826   169.107   169.003    -2.30    0.39
      61 MMF Apparel     135.490   155.262   141.840   133.117     -6.15   154.713   147.600   147.829   146.539    -5.28    1.02
      62 MMF Non-Apparel  11.572    18.675    16.134    19.923     23.48    18.273    21.226    21.278    22.463    22.93    0.08
      80 S and V Product   0.421     0.293     0.290     0.262     -9.76     0.296     0.254     0.266     0.264   -10.80    0.03
      81 S and V Apparel   0.048     0.136     0.134     0.125     -6.34     0.139     0.128     0.127     0.128    -8.43    0.04
      82 S and V Non-App   0.373     0.157     0.157     0.137    -12.67     0.157     0.126     0.139     0.137   -12.90    0.03

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     222 Knit Fabric       1.723     2.013     1.481     4.189    182.93     1.835     4.523     4.535     4.722   157.35    0.22
     223 Non-Woven Fabri   6.018     2.355     2.108     1.862    -11.68     3.481     1.882     2.031     2.108   -39.44    0.05
     229 Special Fabric    1.775    12.221    10.552     9.755     -7.55    10.960    12.385    12.242    11.424     4.23    0.40
     237 Playsuit,Sunsui   1.102     0.928     0.925     0.058    -93.72     0.930     0.158     0.061     0.061   -93.42    0.09
     239 Baby Garm / Acc   5.058     4.925     4.515     3.823    -15.33     4.721     4.227     4.321     4.233   -10.35    0.55

Cotton:
     338 Knit Shirts,MB    3.924     3.347     3.097     1.998    -35.48     3.310     2.248     2.158     2.248   -32.07    0.19
     339 W/G Knit Blouse   2.910     3.225     2.903     2.078    -28.41     3.217     2.285     2.237     2.400   -25.39    0.24
     340 N-Knt Shirts,MB  24.123    23.130    21.470    22.072      2.81    23.529    23.377    23.436    23.733     0.87    3.29
     341 W/G N-Knt Blous   1.246     2.344     2.126     2.359     10.95     2.291     2.612     2.580     2.577    12.49    1.27
     342 Cotton Skirts     0.335     0.174     0.155     0.157      1.39     0.157     0.163     0.169     0.176    12.01    0.22
     347 Cot.M/B Trouser  30.770    34.341    31.282    34.879     11.50    33.278    37.998    38.127    37.937    14.00    3.18
     348 W/G Slacks, etc  28.062    26.922    24.356    22.950     -5.77    26.913    25.595    25.261    25.515    -5.19    1.57
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    5.897     5.678     5.223     4.807     -7.97     5.796     5.125     5.189     5.261    -9.23    0.99

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        0.506     0.514     0.470     0.556     18.23     0.528     0.552     0.554     0.600    13.64    1.92
     438 K Shirts,Blouse   0.014     0.016     0.016     0.014    -13.12     0.017     0.022     0.014     0.014   -15.25    0.06
     445 Wool Sweater,MB   0.040     0.014     0.013     0.040    203.37     0.014     0.018     0.027     0.040   199.63    0.63
     446 Wool Sweater,WG   0.006     0.011     0.011     0.009    -18.68     0.011     0.011     0.011     0.009   -16.42    0.04

Man-Made Fiber:
     632 Hosiery           0.705     0.674     0.627     0.811     29.33     0.668     0.810     0.851     0.858    28.51    0.11
     634 Other Coats, MB   1.121     2.152     2.139     1.572    -26.49     2.171     1.548     1.598     1.585   -26.99    0.35
     635 Coats, W/G        2.386     3.127     2.756     1.657    -39.90     3.438     2.337     2.181     2.028   -41.02    0.35
     636 Dresses           2.461     0.446     0.430     0.612     42.27     0.845     0.454     0.585     0.628   -25.71    0.04
     638 Knit Shirts, MB  40.075    45.931    41.106    42.058      2.32    44.061    45.306    46.345    46.883     6.40    3.81
     639 Knit Blouses,WG  29.380    30.349    28.126    21.792    -22.52    31.217    24.446    24.989    24.015   -23.07    1.82
     640 N-K Shirts, MB    1.092     1.799     1.557     1.426     -8.40     1.651     1.650     1.632     1.668     1.01    1.19
     641 N-K Blouses, WG   1.941     1.921     1.763     1.830      3.82     1.850     1.949     1.950     1.988     7.49    0.49
     642 Skirts            1.685     4.588     3.802     6.082     59.99     4.360     7.350     6.853     6.868    57.53    3.96
     643 MMF Suits, M/B    0.000     0.036     0.018     0.041    127.73     0.018     0.077     0.059     0.059   231.94    0.35
     645 MMF M/B Sweater   0.066     1.314     1.313     0.007    -99.46     1.313     0.008     0.008     0.008   -99.36    0.04
     646 MMF Sweaters,WG   0.058     1.667     1.664     1.274    -23.42     1.664     1.060     0.548     1.278   -23.21    0.61
     647 Trousers,etc MB  12.809    15.792    14.676    13.555     -7.64    15.974    15.162    14.775    14.671    -8.16    2.30
     648 Slacks,etc. WG   27.144    30.527    27.908    28.447      1.93    30.309    31.167    31.431    31.066     2.50    4.14
     652 M-MF Underwear    1.253     3.578     3.577     1.954    -45.37     3.583     1.997     1.955     1.955   -45.43    0.20
     659 Oth. MMF App.    11.538     8.491     7.578     8.684     14.60     8.650    10.705    10.628     9.597    10.95    0.29
     669 Other MMF Manuf   0.244     1.831     1.784     3.869    116.90     1.786     2.231     2.205     3.917   119.34    0.09

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     840 S/V Wov Shirts    0.003     0.085     0.085     0.079     -6.41     0.086     0.080     0.080     0.080    -7.96    0.29
     870 Luggage Silk/Ve   0.012     0.102     0.102     0.006    -94.50     0.102     0.004     0.006     0.006   -94.50    0.01