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  ______________                          |                                     |                               January 3, 2017
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | _SUB-SAHARA  |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         | Data through 11/2016 in Million SME |
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                           Calendar Years       Year-to-Date                 Year-Endings                             YE 11/2016
 Ctrl, Cat, Product        2014      2015    11/2015   11/2016  % Change   11/2015    9/2016   10/2016   11/2016  % Change % Share


Aggregations:
       0 Total           280.127   276.588   249.868   256.836      2.79   274.967   282.338   285.617   283.556     3.12    0.45
       1 Apparel         260.164   254.379   228.846   238.714      4.31   251.330   261.518   264.269   264.247     5.14    0.98
       2 Non-Apparel      19.963    22.209    21.022    18.122    -13.80    23.637    20.820    21.349    19.309   -18.31    0.05
      11 Yarns             0.532     0.630     0.567     0.337    -40.58     0.611     0.468     0.497     0.400   -34.64    0.01
      12 Fabrics          16.958    16.879    16.095    13.737    -14.65    18.559    14.745    14.937    14.521   -21.76    0.12
      14 Made Ups / Misc   2.474     4.700     4.360     4.048     -7.16     4.466     5.607     5.915     4.388    -1.75    0.02
      30 Cotton Products 105.194   105.808    95.825   102.163      6.61   104.909   110.610   112.567   112.146     6.90    0.59
      31 Cotton Apparel  104.592   105.396    95.439   101.436      6.28   104.494   109.887   111.809   111.393     6.60    0.94
      32 Cot Non-Apparel   0.601     0.413     0.386     0.727     88.25     0.416     0.724     0.757     0.754    81.27    0.01
      40 Wool Products     0.705     0.821     0.741     0.564    -23.86     0.791     0.729     0.751     0.644   -18.56    0.24
      41 Wool Apparel      0.174     0.174     0.164     0.178      8.49     0.170     0.222     0.207     0.188    10.88    0.10
      42 Wool Non-Appare   0.531     0.647     0.576     0.386    -33.09     0.621     0.508     0.544     0.456   -26.60    0.59
      60 MMF Products    173.936   169.584   153.040   152.985     -0.04   169.003   169.839   171.071   169.530     0.31    0.40
      61 MMF Apparel     155.262   148.673   133.117   136.859      2.81   146.539   151.164   152.000   152.415     4.01    1.04
      62 MMF Non-Apparel  18.675    20.912    19.923    16.126    -19.06    22.463    18.675    19.071    17.115   -23.81    0.06
      80 S and V Product   0.293     0.374     0.262     1.124    328.91     0.264     1.159     1.229     1.236   367.48    0.15
      81 S and V Apparel   0.136     0.136     0.125     0.240     91.92     0.128     0.246     0.252     0.252    97.14    0.08
      82 S and V Non-App   0.157     0.238     0.137     0.883    545.96     0.137     0.913     0.977     0.984   619.73    0.19

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     222 Knit Fabric       2.013     4.189     4.189     2.599    -37.96     4.722     2.938     2.781     2.599   -44.96    0.11
     223 Non-Woven Fabri   2.355     2.027     1.862     2.663     43.02     2.108     3.040     2.981     2.828    34.13    0.06
     229 Special Fabric   12.221    10.370     9.755     8.197    -15.97    11.424     8.451     8.880     8.812   -22.86    0.29
     237 Playsuit,Sunsui   0.928     0.060     0.058     0.358    515.96     0.061     0.202     0.308     0.360   488.52    0.39
     239 Baby Garm / Acc   4.925     4.298     3.823     5.900     54.33     4.233     5.947     6.059     6.374    50.60    0.88

Cotton:
     338 Knit Shirts,MB    3.347     2.233     1.998     1.605    -19.67     2.248     1.889     1.877     1.840   -18.15    0.16
     339 W/G Knit Blouse   3.225     2.234     2.078     1.512    -27.25     2.400     1.891     1.878     1.668   -30.51    0.18
     340 N-Knt Shirts,MB  23.130    23.744    22.072    22.404      1.50    23.733    24.057    24.709    24.076     1.44    3.35
     341 W/G N-Knt Blous   2.344     2.536     2.359     2.078    -11.92     2.577     2.332     2.283     2.255   -12.51    1.06
     342 Cotton Skirts     0.174     0.179     0.157     0.394    150.80     0.176     0.428     0.425     0.416   135.97    0.58
     347 Cot.M/B Trouser  34.341    38.538    34.879    36.764      5.41    37.937    39.316    39.779    40.424     6.56    3.40
     348 W/G Slacks, etc  26.922    25.971    22.950    24.848      8.27    25.515    27.404    28.336    27.870     9.23    1.70
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    5.678     5.258     4.807     4.143    -13.80     5.261     5.098     4.685     4.595   -12.67    0.86

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        0.514     0.617     0.556     0.329    -40.79     0.600     0.458     0.488     0.390   -34.94    1.45
     438 K Shirts,Blouse   0.016     0.014     0.014     0.005    -61.57     0.014     0.006     0.005     0.005   -60.99    0.02
     440 NK Shirts,Blous   0.001     0.003     0.003     0.017    499.30     0.003     0.017     0.017     0.017   483.11    1.39
     445 Wool Sweater,MB   0.014     0.041     0.040     0.024    -41.11     0.040     0.050     0.037     0.024   -40.26    0.44
     446 Wool Sweater,WG   0.011     0.009     0.009     0.015     75.14     0.009     0.013     0.014     0.015    69.92    0.09

Man-Made Fiber:
     632 Hosiery           0.674     0.907     0.811     0.722    -11.00     0.858     0.830     0.795     0.818    -4.74    0.11
     634 Other Coats, MB   2.152     1.652     1.572     2.258     43.58     1.585     2.334     2.229     2.337    47.47    0.55
     635 Coats, W/G        3.127     1.900     1.657     2.108     27.23     2.028     1.478     1.567     2.351    15.96    0.42
     636 Dresses           0.446     0.626     0.612     0.863     41.03     0.628     1.022     0.907     0.877    39.70    0.05
     638 Knit Shirts, MB  45.931    47.161    42.058    53.737     27.77    46.883    57.345    58.766    58.841    25.51    4.47
     639 Knit Blouses,WG  30.349    24.239    21.792    17.078    -21.63    24.015    19.364    19.057    19.525   -18.70    1.35
     640 N-K Shirts, MB    1.799     1.609     1.426     2.144     50.31     1.668     1.984     2.054     2.326    39.46    1.60
     641 N-K Blouses, WG   1.921     2.334     1.830     2.836     55.00     1.988     3.081     3.170     3.340    67.99    0.77
     642 Skirts            4.588     6.922     6.082     2.712    -55.41     6.868     4.463     4.463     3.552   -48.28    2.40
     643 MMF Suits, M/B    0.036     0.041     0.041     0.000    -99.86     0.059     0.000     0.000     0.000   -99.90    0.00
     646 MMF Sweaters,WG   1.667     1.275     1.274     1.046    -17.88     1.278     2.305     2.291     1.047   -18.03    0.54
     647 Trousers,etc MB  15.792    14.462    13.555    14.170      4.54    14.671    15.127    14.886    15.077     2.77    2.42
     648 Slacks,etc. WG   30.527    32.009    28.447    26.043     -8.45    31.066    30.266    29.619    29.605    -4.70    4.00
     652 M-MF Underwear    3.578     1.955     1.954     0.060    -96.91     1.955     0.062     0.061     0.062   -96.84    0.01
     659 Oth. MMF App.     8.491    10.189     8.684    10.172     17.13     9.597    10.574    11.196    11.677    21.66    0.36
     669 Other MMF Manuf   1.831     4.071     3.869     2.498    -35.44     3.917     3.920     4.216     2.700   -31.07    0.07

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     838 S/V K Shirts/Bl   0.010     0.006     0.004     0.093   2011.11     0.005     0.096     0.096     0.095  1810.30    0.30
     840 S/V Wov Shirts    0.085     0.079     0.079     0.095     20.35     0.080     0.091     0.095     0.095    20.01    0.33
     899 Other S/V Manuf   0.039     0.214     0.114     0.827    627.71     0.114     0.861     0.923     0.927   715.66    0.22