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  ______________                          |                                     |                              December 4, 2019
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | JAPAN        |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         |  Data through 10/2019 in Million $  |
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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           462.923   481.740   406.117   387.122     -4.68   483.206   464.060   465.102   462.745     -4.23    0.41
       1 Apparel          74.613    90.430    75.132    72.211     -3.89    89.201    89.240    88.044    87.509     -1.90    0.10
       2 Non-Apparel     388.310   391.309   330.985   314.911     -4.86   394.005   374.820   377.058   375.236     -4.76    1.34
      11 Yarns            20.386    22.353    19.014    18.932     -0.43    22.250    22.282    22.428    22.272      0.10    1.61
      12 Fabrics         352.546   353.465   299.125   279.974     -6.40   356.298   335.241   336.809   334.314     -6.17    5.30
      14 Made Ups / Mis   15.377    15.492    12.846    16.005     24.59    15.457    17.297    17.822    18.651     20.66    0.09
      30 Cotton Product  125.036   125.796   105.604    99.355     -5.92   126.883   120.189   119.951   119.547     -5.78    0.25
      31 Cotton Apparel   48.916    60.421    50.203    45.996     -8.38    60.405    57.494    56.492    56.214     -6.94    0.14
      32 Cot Non-Appare   76.120    65.376    55.401    53.359     -3.69    66.478    62.695    63.459    63.333     -4.73    0.75
      40 Wool Products    11.840    12.254    10.576    12.247     15.80    11.801    13.225    13.282    13.925     18.00    0.33
      41 Wool Apparel      8.614     9.183     8.079     8.319      2.97     9.006     9.402     9.333     9.423      4.63    0.30
      42 Wool Non-Appar    3.226     3.071     2.497     3.929     57.31     2.796     3.823     3.949     4.503     61.06    0.44
      60 MMF Products    321.781   339.161   285.959   271.347     -5.11   340.002   325.912   326.888   324.550     -4.54    0.55
      61 MMF Apparel      14.890    19.051    15.327    15.952      4.08    17.982    20.291    19.976    19.676      9.42    0.05
      62 MMF Non-Appare  306.891   320.111   270.632   255.395     -5.63   322.020   305.621   306.912   304.874     -5.32    1.72
      80 S and V Produc    4.267     4.528     3.978     4.172      4.89     4.520     4.734     4.981     4.722      4.48    0.24
      81 S and V Appare    2.193     1.776     1.523     1.943     27.59     1.809     2.053     2.243     2.196     21.43    0.17
      82 S and V Non-Ap    2.073     2.752     2.454     2.229     -9.19     2.711     2.681     2.738     2.526     -6.83    0.35

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     200 Yarns / Sew Th    4.772     5.713     5.019     5.296      5.52     6.165     5.777     5.835     5.991     -2.82    3.01
     201 Specialty Yarn    2.690     3.980     3.333     2.792    -16.22     3.828     3.677     3.599     3.440    -10.13    1.16
     218 Fab, Color Yar    9.129     6.918     6.034     4.834    -19.88     7.132     5.775     5.737     5.718    -19.82    5.29
     220 Spec. Weave, F    6.357     6.287     5.034     4.254    -15.50     6.610     5.866     5.699     5.507    -16.69    3.71
     222 Knit Fabric       8.803     5.380     4.455     3.931    -11.75     5.412     4.928     4.774     4.857    -10.26    0.89
     223 Non-Woven Fabr  119.478   140.628   116.634   112.902     -3.20   137.294   135.885   135.730   136.896     -0.29    8.48
     225 Blue Denim Fab   14.248    10.275     8.335     6.745    -19.07     9.483     9.052     8.986     8.686     -8.41   17.85
     229 Special Fabric  123.326   121.203   104.923    91.482    -12.81   125.282   109.644   110.570   107.763    -13.98    6.65

Cotton:
     313 Cotton Sheetin   23.630    22.344    19.451    21.363      9.83    23.491    23.810    24.395    24.256      3.26    8.40
     347 Cot.M/B Trouse   11.011    11.504     9.784     9.133     -6.66    11.465    11.240    11.095    10.852     -5.35    0.18
     348 W/G Slacks, et   11.034    13.211    11.850     8.226    -30.58    14.379    10.126     9.648     9.587    -33.33    0.16
     369 Oth. Cot. Manu    5.581     5.313     4.354     6.096     40.03     5.301     6.140     6.600     7.055     33.10    0.24

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        1.103     0.943     0.841     1.033     22.84     0.932     1.042     1.105     1.135     21.77    0.95
     410 Wool Woven Fab    1.096     0.756     0.555     0.662     19.37     0.623     0.841     0.850     0.863     38.45    0.94
     414 Oth Wool Fabri    0.839     1.231     0.991     1.788     80.43     1.128     1.818     1.872     2.028     79.76    2.17
     438 K Shirts,Blous    1.269     1.198     0.950     0.988      4.02     1.082     1.210     1.216     1.236     14.26    0.36
     445 Wool Sweater,M    0.326     0.548     0.399     0.481     20.43     0.486     0.621     0.628     0.629     29.56    0.40

Man-Made Fiber:
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn   10.605    10.013     8.342     8.586      2.93     9.805    10.244    10.366    10.258      4.62    3.89
     619 Poly Fil Fab      2.671     2.902     2.413     2.638      9.31     2.873     3.120     3.117     3.127      8.83    2.23
     620 Oth Synth Fila   16.166    14.852    12.559    12.982      3.37    15.252    15.196    15.435    15.275      0.15    2.66
     622 Glass Fabric      5.196     3.545     3.035     2.152    -29.11     3.591     2.827     2.746     2.662    -25.88    1.85
     659 Oth. MMF App.     3.248     3.175     2.391     3.137     31.19     2.958     3.665     3.748     3.921     32.56    0.08
     666 Other Furnishi    1.746     1.875     1.377     2.408     74.84     1.776     2.501     2.650     2.905     63.59    0.06
     669 Other MMF Manu    4.755     3.642     3.179     2.620    -17.60     3.762     3.005     3.127     3.082    -18.07    0.24

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     800 S/V Yarns         0.257     0.291     0.291     0.397     36.67     0.305     0.338     0.357     0.398     30.46    7.54
     871 HBags FGoods S    0.139     0.305     0.300     0.229    -23.60     0.357     0.301     0.293     0.234    -34.50    0.33