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  ______________                          |                                     |                              December 4, 2019
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | _SUB-SAHARA  |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         | Data through 10/2019 in Million SME |
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                           Calendar Years       Year-to-Date                 Year-Endings                             YE 10/2019
 Ctrl, Cat, Product        2017      2018    10/2018   10/2019  % Change   10/2018    8/2019    9/2019   10/2019  % Change % Share


Aggregations:
       0 Total           287.045   337.408   277.701   324.652     16.91   325.663   377.878   381.746   384.359    18.02    0.55
       1 Apparel         270.369   321.049   263.461   310.194     17.74   307.940   360.211   364.277   367.781    19.43    1.31
       2 Non-Apparel      16.676    16.359    14.240    14.459      1.54    17.723    17.666    17.469    16.578    -6.46    0.04
      11 Yarns             0.553     0.401     0.354     0.451     27.40     0.564     0.522     0.545     0.498   -11.72    0.01
      12 Fabrics           9.858    10.590     9.434     8.757     -7.18    11.547    10.961    10.653     9.913   -14.15    0.08
      14 Made Ups / Misc   6.265     5.368     4.453     5.251     17.94     5.613     6.184     6.271     6.167     9.87    0.02
      30 Cotton Products 109.865   131.261   107.869   134.863     25.03   126.150   151.834   156.367   158.255    25.45    0.83
      31 Cotton Apparel  108.953   130.181   107.067   133.579     24.76   125.244   150.415   154.934   156.693    25.11    1.37
      32 Cot Non-Apparel   0.912     1.079     0.801     1.284     60.21     0.907     1.419     1.433     1.562    72.27    0.02
      40 Wool Products     0.851     1.290     1.105     0.790    -28.48     1.291     1.177     1.111     0.975   -24.44    0.40
      41 Wool Apparel      0.270     0.849     0.719     0.493    -31.46     0.753     0.789     0.720     0.623   -17.31    0.37
      42 Wool Non-Appare   0.582     0.441     0.386     0.298    -22.95     0.537     0.388     0.391     0.352   -34.43    0.48
      60 MMF Products    175.785   204.376   168.281   188.225     11.85   197.634   224.083   223.471   224.320    13.50    0.45
      61 MMF Apparel     160.955   189.805   155.479   175.946     13.16   181.692   208.810   208.423   210.271    15.73    1.30
      62 MMF Non-Apparel  14.830    14.571    12.802    12.279     -4.08    15.942    15.273    15.049    14.049   -11.88    0.04
      80 S and V Product   0.543     0.481     0.447     0.774     73.28     0.588     0.784     0.797     0.809    37.46    0.07
      81 S and V Apparel   0.191     0.214     0.196     0.176    -10.20     0.251     0.197     0.200     0.194   -22.95    0.05
      82 S and V Non-App   0.352     0.267     0.251     0.598    138.46     0.337     0.587     0.597     0.615    82.54    0.08

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     229 Special Fabric    7.114     9.769     8.752     7.534    -13.91    10.811     9.714     9.398     8.551   -20.90    0.23
     237 Playsuit,Sunsui   0.517     0.297     0.261     0.276      5.71     0.338     0.242     0.293     0.312    -7.77    0.29
     239 Baby Garm / Acc   8.859     9.986     8.239     8.617      4.59     9.801    10.203    10.435    10.364     5.75    1.43

Cotton:
     335 W/G Cot. Coats    0.120     0.572     0.537     0.267    -50.36     0.554     0.487     0.471     0.302   -45.46    0.10
     336 Cotton Dresses    1.299     0.811     0.696     0.990     42.25     1.015     1.048     1.047     1.105     8.81    0.20
     338 Knit Shirts,MB    3.065     5.170     3.844     7.656     99.19     4.203     7.994     8.386     8.983   113.72    0.71
     339 W/G Knit Blouse   1.522     2.390     2.074     2.661     28.32     2.254     2.511     2.583     2.977    32.08    0.32
     340 N-Knt Shirts,MB  21.478    27.066    22.599    26.962     19.31    25.613    30.808    31.333    31.430    22.71    4.93
     341 W/G N-Knt Blous   1.804     1.927     1.636     1.323    -19.12     1.849     1.760     1.693     1.614   -12.67    0.98
     347 Cot.M/B Trouser  42.776    47.516    39.901    46.790     17.26    47.883    52.788    54.730    54.404    13.62    4.50
     348 W/G Slacks, etc  20.458    25.129    19.524    26.571     36.10    23.114    29.370    31.092    32.176    39.20    2.05
     351 Cot. Nghtwr/PJs   0.509     0.199     0.140     0.532    281.33     0.203     0.511     0.515     0.592   191.75    0.08
     352 Cotton Underwea   3.165     4.563     3.754     7.759    106.65     4.139     8.129     8.293     8.567   106.96    0.55
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    3.714     4.879     4.144     2.708    -34.66     4.696     4.202     3.665     3.442   -26.70    0.56

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        0.463     0.370     0.328     0.239    -27.25     0.458     0.312     0.320     0.281   -38.73    1.17
     432 Wool Hosiery      0.059     0.096     0.081     0.082      0.53     0.087     0.112     0.103     0.097    10.67    2.04
     433 Suit-Typ Ct,MB    0.008     0.026     0.002     0.093   5053.33     0.002     0.110     0.111     0.118  4841.77    0.63
     438 K Shirts,Blouse   0.008     0.335     0.329     0.070    -78.84     0.329     0.207     0.142     0.076   -76.95    0.39
     445 Wool Sweater,MB   0.028     0.029     0.027     0.056    103.97     0.028     0.065     0.078     0.058   103.42    1.24
     446 Wool Sweater,WG   0.013     0.018     0.015     0.057    284.23     0.018     0.058     0.062     0.060   229.21    0.34
     447 Wool Trousers,M   0.099     0.241     0.168     0.099    -41.39     0.177     0.182     0.172     0.172    -2.75    1.33

Man-Made Fiber:
     632 Hosiery           0.659     0.756     0.592     0.897     51.54     0.704     1.001     1.061     1.061    50.77    0.10
     633 Suit-Typ Coat,M   0.039     0.349     0.305     0.402     31.77     0.336     0.444     0.488     0.446    32.83    1.32
     634 Other Coats, MB   1.627     3.927     3.356     4.628     37.91     3.684     4.979     4.961     5.199    41.14    0.92
     635 Coats, W/G        2.021     2.851     2.342     1.850    -20.98     2.626     3.085     2.697     2.360   -10.13    0.35
     636 Dresses           1.912     1.334     1.238     1.966     58.79     1.262     2.365     2.067     2.062    63.46    0.14
     638 Knit Shirts, MB  62.113    68.396    57.579    61.291      6.45    68.109    72.177    72.025    72.109     5.87    4.84
     639 Knit Blouses,WG  22.659    21.999    17.657    22.060     24.94    20.866    26.444    26.372    26.402    26.54    1.82
     640 N-K Shirts, MB    2.770     4.875     3.844     4.087      6.31     4.415     4.969     5.287     5.118    15.92    3.08
     641 N-K Blouses, WG   4.461     4.066     3.542     4.219     19.13     4.418     4.490     4.615     4.744     7.37    1.28
     643 MMF Suits, M/B    0.090     0.000     0.000     0.187       *       0.000     0.149     0.149     0.187      *      1.19
     645 MMF M/B Sweater   0.595     0.907     0.902     1.180     30.88     1.006     1.210     1.220     1.186    17.90    6.15
     646 MMF Sweaters,WG   0.180     0.850     0.100     0.027    -73.14     0.273     0.824     0.777     0.777   184.88    0.32
     647 Trousers,etc MB  16.610    22.577    18.944    21.702     14.56    21.377    25.506    25.439    25.336    18.52    3.88
     648 Slacks,etc. WG   32.081    36.230    28.193    26.937     -4.45    33.725    35.807    36.156    34.975     3.71    4.01
     649 Bras/Ot Bod Sup   0.330     0.477     0.368     0.829    125.59     0.452     0.874     0.910     0.939   107.72    0.49
     651 Nightwear/PJs     0.388     0.662     0.259     3.174   1125.26     0.266     1.215     2.224     3.576  1246.27    0.34
     652 M-MF Underwear    1.007     4.972     3.681     7.093     92.69     3.929     8.525     7.628     8.383   113.37    0.77
     659 Oth. MMF App.     9.457    13.211    11.313    12.029      6.32    12.775    13.543    13.050    13.927     9.02    0.38
     669 Other MMF Manuf   4.945     4.009     3.290     3.446      4.76     4.224     4.417     4.292     4.166    -1.38    0.09

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     840 S/V Wov Shirts    0.044     0.111     0.111     0.049    -55.68     0.139     0.051     0.051     0.050   -64.31    0.13
     870 Luggage Silk/Ve   0.013     0.014     0.007     0.110   1433.99     0.008     0.109     0.115     0.117  1400.90    0.12