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  ______________                          |                                     |                             December 31, 2015
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | _SUB-SAHARA  |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         |  Data through 11/2015 in Million $  |
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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           953.795  1035.848   951.426   935.339     -1.69  1035.526  1015.838  1012.263  1019.761     -1.52    0.91
       1 Apparel         936.649  1020.662   938.020   919.783     -1.94  1020.629   998.855   995.348  1002.426     -1.78    1.18
       2 Non-Apparel      17.145    15.186    13.406    15.555     16.03    14.896    16.983    16.915    17.335     16.37    0.06
      11 Yarns             3.660     3.536     3.231     3.733     15.55     3.634     3.724     3.717     4.038     11.11    0.28
      12 Fabrics           7.763     7.624     6.402     7.875     23.02     7.128     9.365     9.434     9.097     27.62    0.14
      14 Made Ups / Mis    5.722     4.027     3.774     3.947      4.59     4.134     3.893     3.764     4.200      1.60    0.02
      30 Cotton Product  509.842   534.867   491.452   474.845     -3.38   533.102   520.805   515.388   518.260     -2.78    1.03
      31 Cotton Apparel  507.966   533.247   490.002   473.453     -3.38   531.522   519.144   513.744   516.697     -2.79    1.25
      32 Cot Non-Appare    1.876     1.621     1.450     1.392     -4.00     1.580     1.661     1.644     1.563     -1.12    0.02
      40 Wool Products     9.818     7.988     7.460     8.799     17.94     8.275     8.752     8.571     9.327     12.72    0.19
      41 Wool Apparel      3.426     3.922     3.717     4.333     16.57     3.896     4.431     4.274     4.538     16.49    0.12
      42 Wool Non-Appar    6.391     4.066     3.743     4.466     19.31     4.379     4.321     4.296     4.789      9.36    0.41
      60 MMF Products    433.156   490.043   449.618   449.614     -0.00   491.091   484.099   486.184   490.040     -0.21    0.89
      61 MMF Apparel     424.666   480.994   441.854   440.282     -0.36   482.618   473.449   475.573   479.422     -0.66    1.24
      62 MMF Non-Appare    8.490     9.049     7.764     9.332     20.20     8.473    10.650    10.611    10.617     25.31    0.06
      80 S and V Produc    0.978     2.949     2.895     2.081    -28.12     3.058     2.183     2.120     2.135    -30.19    0.12
      81 S and V Appare    0.591     2.498     2.446     1.716    -29.86     2.594     1.832     1.757     1.768    -31.84    0.14
      82 S and V Non-Ap    0.387     0.451     0.449     0.365    -18.65     0.464     0.351     0.363     0.367    -21.00    0.06

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     222 Knit Fabric       1.572     1.865     1.378     3.035    120.18     1.682     3.457     3.452     3.522    109.33    0.47
     223 Non-Woven Fabr    1.153     0.644     0.548     0.694     26.81     0.786     0.713     0.792     0.790      0.62    0.06
     229 Special Fabric    0.848     4.280     3.735     3.344    -10.46     3.899     4.292     4.205     3.889     -0.24    0.27
     237 Playsuit,Sunsu    2.456     2.674     2.657     0.265    -90.02     2.666     0.542     0.280     0.282    -89.43    0.15
     239 Baby Garm / Ac   18.931    18.872    16.839    14.123    -16.13    17.692    16.326    16.583    16.156     -8.68    0.65

Cotton:
     338 Knit Shirts,MB   39.551    37.156    34.925    23.574    -32.50    36.932    26.276    25.121    25.805    -30.13    0.40
     339 W/G Knit Blous   17.565    19.548    18.117    12.130    -33.04    19.870    13.831    13.371    13.561    -31.75    0.23
     340 N-Knt Shirts,M  149.809   149.403   139.138   140.309      0.84   152.374   149.188   149.514   150.574     -1.18    4.87
     341 W/G N-Knt Blou    6.578    10.663     9.928    12.188     22.76    10.704    12.703    12.441    12.922     20.73    1.09
     342 Cotton Skirts     1.130     0.694     0.643     0.738     14.69     0.661     0.729     0.773     0.788     19.31    0.25
     347 Cot.M/B Trouse  145.257   172.401   158.782   165.118      3.99   169.605   181.329   177.533   178.737      5.38    2.91
     348 W/G Slacks, et  110.070   114.563   102.731    97.856     -4.75   113.443   110.356   110.092   109.688     -3.31    1.75
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    7.961     7.489     6.778     5.928    -12.54     7.511     6.557     6.573     6.639    -11.61    0.62

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        3.518     3.419     3.114     3.654     17.33     3.518     3.591     3.570     3.959     12.54    2.64
     438 K Shirts,Blous    0.368     0.484     0.478     0.433     -9.32     0.491     0.596     0.403     0.440    -10.48    0.12
     445 Wool Sweater,M    1.158     0.482     0.470     1.123    138.73     0.483     0.585     0.803     1.135    134.77    0.61
     446 Wool Sweater,W    0.481     0.700     0.676     0.614     -9.17     0.694     0.732     0.736     0.638     -8.06    0.12

Man-Made Fiber:
     632 Hosiery           4.792     4.839     4.512     5.326     18.04     4.789     5.418     5.599     5.653     18.05    0.43
     634 Other Coats, M    3.151     4.844     4.810     3.792    -21.17     4.897     3.763     3.845     3.826    -21.87    0.19
     635 Coats, W/G       11.738     8.067     7.163     3.784    -47.16    11.640     5.370     5.072     4.689    -59.72    0.21
     636 Dresses           4.232     1.341     1.267     2.320     83.10     1.710     1.896     2.163     2.394     39.96    0.07
     638 Knit Shirts, M  113.686   117.968   106.214   123.346     16.13   114.552   129.339   133.128   135.100     17.94    3.63
     639 Knit Blouses,W   96.312    94.668    88.344    67.702    -23.37    98.693    74.608    77.206    74.025    -24.99    1.58
     640 N-K Shirts, MB    3.183     6.129     5.228     5.138     -1.72     5.549     5.883     5.822     6.039      8.83    1.14
     641 N-K Blouses, W    7.040     7.329     6.766     6.807      0.60     7.100     7.203     7.208     7.370      3.80    0.39
     642 Skirts            5.626    14.479    11.837    18.406     55.49    13.702    22.370    21.009    21.048     53.61    2.96
     643 MMF Suits, M/B    0.002     0.062     0.036     0.100    181.02     0.036     0.162     0.127     0.127    255.22    0.21
     645 MMF M/B Sweate    0.168     3.710     3.704     0.016    -99.57     3.705     0.024     0.022     0.022    -99.40    0.05
     646 MMF Sweaters,W    0.132     8.245     8.232     5.885    -28.51     8.232     5.427     2.801     5.899    -28.35    1.36
     647 Trousers,etc M   36.024    48.295    45.042    47.544      5.56    47.961    50.489    50.208    50.797      5.91    2.04
     648 Slacks,etc. WG  121.835   126.459   115.343   123.740      7.28   125.415   132.611   132.709   134.856      7.53    4.47
     652 M-MF Underwear    3.513    17.344    17.316    12.015    -30.61    17.322    12.233    12.042    12.043    -30.47    0.87
     659 Oth. MMF App.     8.789     8.602     7.746     9.954     28.49     8.576    11.491    11.744    10.809     26.04    0.23
     669 Other MMF Manu    0.355     1.227     1.203     1.629     35.39     1.205     1.428     1.379     1.653     37.16    0.14

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     840 S/V Wov Shirts    0.090     1.975     1.973     1.192    -39.56     2.023     1.188     1.187     1.194    -40.97    0.59
     870 Luggage Silk/V    0.046     0.241     0.241     0.059    -75.49     0.241     0.026     0.059     0.059    -75.49    0.06