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  ______________                          |                                     |                               January 3, 2017
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | JAPAN        |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         |  Data through 11/2016 in Million $  |
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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           434.630   447.212   406.753   425.123      4.52   442.056   458.994   464.134   465.582      5.32    0.44
       1 Apparel          41.103    53.587    46.528    59.229     27.30    49.173    64.592    65.196    66.288     34.81    0.08
       2 Non-Apparel     393.527   393.624   360.224   365.894      1.57   392.883   394.402   398.938   399.294      1.63    1.65
      11 Yarns            31.201    27.265    24.998    20.455    -18.17    27.646    23.383    23.382    22.722    -17.81    1.82
      12 Fabrics         349.531   353.522   323.506   334.357      3.35   352.662   358.293   362.907   364.373      3.32    5.91
      14 Made Ups / Mis   12.795    12.838    11.721    11.081     -5.46    12.575    12.726    12.649    12.198     -2.99    0.07
      30 Cotton Product  112.780   120.332   107.508   110.837      3.10   117.322   123.463   123.755   123.661      5.40    0.26
      31 Cotton Apparel   21.496    29.434    24.818    35.615     43.51    26.404    38.757    39.660    40.232     52.37    0.10
      32 Cot Non-Appare   91.284    90.898    82.690    75.222     -9.03    90.918    84.706    84.095    83.430     -8.24    1.02
      40 Wool Products    13.635    13.671    12.687    11.061    -12.81    13.453    12.549    12.140    12.045    -10.46    0.27
      41 Wool Apparel      8.341     9.405     8.791     8.089     -7.99     9.136     8.962     8.758     8.703     -4.74    0.26
      42 Wool Non-Appar    5.294     4.266     3.896     2.972    -23.70     4.317     3.587     3.381     3.343    -22.56    0.29
      60 MMF Products    305.330   309.625   283.300   300.083      5.92   307.769   319.467   324.752   326.408      6.06    0.62
      61 MMF Apparel       9.983    12.960    11.330    13.573     19.80    11.989    14.826    14.675    15.203     26.81    0.04
      62 MMF Non-Appare  295.346   296.666   271.971   286.510      5.35   295.780   304.641   310.077   311.205      5.21    2.17
      80 S and V Produc    2.886     3.583     3.257     3.141     -3.55     3.513     3.516     3.488     3.467     -1.30    0.19
      81 S and V Appare    1.282     1.788     1.590     1.952     22.81     1.644     2.048     2.103     2.151     30.81    0.18
      82 S and V Non-Ap    1.604     1.795     1.667     1.189    -28.69     1.869     1.468     1.384     1.316    -29.56    0.24

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     200 Yarns / Sew Th    4.310     4.522     4.297     4.577      6.50     4.604     4.353     4.573     4.801      4.28    2.46
     201 Specialty Yarn   11.169     9.763     8.711     6.031    -30.76    10.048     7.931     7.850     7.083    -29.51    2.92
     218 Fab, Color Yar   11.745     9.684     9.121     7.027    -22.96    10.102     7.755     7.337     7.590    -24.86    6.29
     220 Spec. Weave, F    3.826     4.245     3.753     4.591     22.32     4.265     5.128     4.939     5.082     19.17    3.17
     222 Knit Fabric      15.786    17.663    16.062    24.286     51.20    17.488    24.988    25.722    25.886     48.02    3.44
     223 Non-Woven Fabr  104.713   102.164    93.933    91.106     -3.01   103.772    99.288   100.042    99.336     -4.27    7.47
     225 Blue Denim Fab   22.017    21.483    19.614    17.059    -13.03    21.765    18.920    19.456    18.928    -13.04   27.42
     229 Special Fabric  106.380   111.173   102.161   114.154     11.74   108.527   117.060   120.562   123.165     13.49    8.79

Cotton:
     313 Cotton Sheetin   29.250    32.465    29.558    23.348    -21.01    31.958    27.507    26.575    26.255    -17.85    9.45
     314 Poplin,Broadcl    2.175     2.160     2.028     1.989     -1.94     2.169     2.212     2.182     2.120     -2.24    2.43
     315 Printcloth Fab    3.090     3.325     3.098     2.273    -26.64     3.292     2.519     2.668     2.500    -24.08    8.82
     317 Twill Fabric      7.094     6.188     5.432     6.305     16.07     6.464     6.770     6.943     7.061      9.24    9.71
     326 Sateen Fabric     1.696     1.325     1.047     2.254    115.40     1.095     2.383     2.588     2.533    131.32    8.49
     347 Cot.M/B Trouse    4.625     7.785     5.922     9.066     53.10     6.351    10.487    10.873    10.929     72.09    0.19
     369 Oth. Cot. Manu    2.910     4.066     3.710     3.449     -7.05     3.965     4.175     4.116     3.805     -4.03    0.14

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        1.266     1.319     1.226     1.297      5.78     1.310     1.391     1.405     1.390      6.08    1.12
     410 Wool Woven Fab    1.323     1.589     1.421     0.951    -33.10     1.689     1.173     1.075     1.118    -33.77    1.18
     414 Oth Wool Fabri    2.005     0.870     0.765     0.594    -22.39     0.807     0.823     0.758     0.698    -13.46    0.84
     438 K Shirts,Blous    1.253     0.988     0.933     1.236     32.49     0.962     1.417     1.300     1.291     34.22    0.34

Man-Made Fiber:
     600 Text Fil Yarn     1.191     0.661     0.283     0.861    204.11     0.305     1.298     1.213     1.239    306.46    0.56
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn   12.473    10.406     9.894     7.250    -26.73    10.687     7.963     7.887     7.761    -27.38    4.45
     618 Wov Artif Fila    3.101     4.201     3.974     3.327    -16.27     4.179     3.598     3.715     3.555    -14.94   12.01
     619 Poly Fil Fab      4.430     3.855     3.563     2.790    -21.71     3.996     3.260     3.242     3.081    -22.90    1.71
     620 Oth Synth Fila   15.865    15.027    13.589    14.620      7.58    15.165    15.451    15.681    16.058      5.89    2.72
     622 Glass Fabric      6.798     7.199     6.281     9.537     51.84     7.109    10.230    10.281    10.455     47.06    6.55
     659 Oth. MMF App.     1.553     2.343     2.029     2.320     14.38     2.174     2.748     2.646     2.635     21.19    0.06
     666 Other Furnishi    1.785     1.877     1.790     1.635     -8.63     1.811     1.777     1.689     1.722     -4.90    0.04
     669 Other MMF Manu    4.399     3.633     3.157     3.645     15.47     3.473     3.978     4.261     4.121     18.66    0.38

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     800 S/V Yarns         0.069     0.245     0.245     0.020    -91.66     0.252     0.036     0.020     0.020    -91.90    0.36