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  ______________                          |                                     |                              October 30, 2015
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | _SUB-SAHARA  |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         | Data through  9/2015 in Million SME |
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                           Calendar Years       Year-to-Date                 Year-Endings                             YE  9/2015
 Ctrl, Cat, Product        2013      2014     9/2014    9/2015  % Change    9/2014    7/2015    8/2015    9/2015  % Change % Share


Aggregations:
       0 Total           255.598   280.127   210.448   204.701     -2.73   275.484   276.999   276.276   274.381    -0.40    0.43
       1 Apparel         242.481   260.164   196.113   187.902     -4.19   255.832   254.620   254.256   251.953    -1.52    0.93
       2 Non-Apparel      13.117    19.963    14.335    16.799     17.19    19.652    22.379    22.019    22.428    14.12    0.06
      11 Yarns             0.559     0.532     0.394     0.432      9.72     0.525     0.585     0.562     0.570     8.63    0.02
      12 Fabrics          10.808    16.958    11.823    13.950     17.99    16.524    19.877    19.378    19.085    15.50    0.16
      14 Made Ups / Misc   1.750     2.474     2.118     2.417     14.14     2.603     1.916     2.080     2.773     6.51    0.01
      30 Cotton Products 107.384   105.194    79.139    78.495     -0.81   105.426   106.041   105.700   104.550    -0.83    0.54
      31 Cotton Apparel  106.810   104.592    78.777    78.230     -0.69   104.900   105.574   105.215   104.045    -0.82    0.86
      32 Cot Non-Apparel   0.575     0.601     0.362     0.265    -26.70     0.526     0.466     0.484     0.505    -4.09    0.01
      40 Wool Products     0.731     0.705     0.501     0.546      9.08     0.693     0.746     0.720     0.750     8.18    0.25
      41 Wool Apparel      0.134     0.174     0.103     0.108      5.60     0.143     0.156     0.157     0.179    25.51    0.08
      42 Wool Non-Appare   0.598     0.531     0.398     0.438      9.97     0.550     0.589     0.563     0.571     3.68    0.69
      60 MMF Products    147.062   173.936   130.534   125.424     -3.91   169.010   169.949   169.602   168.827    -0.11    0.39
      61 MMF Apparel     135.490   155.262   117.103   109.442     -6.54   150.649   148.761   148.757   147.600    -2.02    1.04
      62 MMF Non-Apparel  11.572    18.675    13.430    15.982     19.00    18.361    21.189    20.846    21.226    15.61    0.07
      80 S and V Product   0.421     0.293     0.274     0.236    -14.02     0.355     0.264     0.253     0.254   -28.29    0.03
      81 S and V Apparel   0.048     0.136     0.130     0.122     -6.29     0.140     0.129     0.127     0.128    -8.36    0.04
      82 S and V Non-App   0.373     0.157     0.144     0.114    -21.00     0.215     0.134     0.126     0.126   -41.23    0.02

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     222 Knit Fabric       1.723     2.013     1.191     3.701    210.71     2.003     4.029     4.307     4.523   125.85    0.21
     223 Non-Woven Fabri   6.018     2.355     1.939     1.466    -24.38     4.937     1.561     1.844     1.882   -61.88    0.05
     229 Special Fabric    1.775    12.221     8.455     8.619      1.94     9.258    14.010    12.950    12.385    33.77    0.44
     237 Playsuit,Sunsui   1.102     0.928     0.824     0.053    -93.54     1.093     0.891     0.886     0.158   -85.57    0.23
     239 Baby Garm / Acc   5.058     4.925     3.706     3.008    -18.83     4.707     4.918     4.512     4.227   -10.21    0.56

Cotton:
     338 Knit Shirts,MB    3.924     3.347     2.789     1.689    -39.44     3.460     2.664     2.458     2.248   -35.03    0.19
     339 W/G Knit Blouse   2.910     3.225     2.583     1.643    -36.38     3.440     2.758     2.493     2.285   -33.58    0.22
     340 N-Knt Shirts,MB  24.123    23.130    17.399    17.645      1.42    23.916    24.251    23.725    23.377    -2.26    3.30
     341 W/G N-Knt Blous   1.246     2.344     1.700     1.968     15.74     2.152     2.715     2.669     2.612    21.36    1.32
     342 Cotton Skirts     0.335     0.174     0.147     0.136     -7.42     0.154     0.155     0.152     0.163     6.13    0.21
     345 Cotton Sweater    0.985     0.425     0.410     0.078    -81.07     0.982     0.302     0.254     0.092   -90.61    0.03
     347 Cot.M/B Trouser  30.770    34.341    25.296    28.953     14.46    33.021    36.875    37.105    37.998    15.07    3.23
     348 W/G Slacks, etc  28.062    26.922    20.549    19.222     -6.45    26.874    25.802    26.067    25.595    -4.76    1.60
     352 Cotton Underwea   0.333     0.496     0.496     0.092    -81.56     0.604     0.029     0.059     0.092   -84.84    0.00
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    5.897     5.678     4.291     3.738    -12.88     5.489     5.278     5.471     5.125    -6.63    0.96

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        0.506     0.514     0.385     0.423      9.85     0.508     0.567     0.544     0.552     8.79    1.78
     438 K Shirts,Blouse   0.014     0.016     0.006     0.012     86.92     0.009     0.016     0.015     0.022   134.45    0.09
     445 Wool Sweater,MB   0.040     0.014     0.007     0.012     69.08     0.010     0.014     0.016     0.018    75.30    0.26
     446 Wool Sweater,WG   0.006     0.011     0.007     0.007      0.71     0.010     0.011     0.011     0.011    11.24    0.05

Man-Made Fiber:
     632 Hosiery           0.705     0.674     0.531     0.666     25.57     0.741     0.717     0.726     0.810     9.35    0.10
     634 Other Coats, MB   1.121     2.152     1.789     1.186    -33.72     2.125     2.278     1.909     1.548   -27.12    0.35
     635 Coats, W/G        2.386     3.127     2.221     1.430    -35.61     3.712     2.877     3.012     2.337   -37.05    0.40
     636 Dresses           2.461     0.446     0.401     0.409      2.01     1.595     0.236     0.258     0.454   -71.52    0.03
     638 Knit Shirts, MB  40.075    45.931    34.769    34.144     -1.80    43.960    43.637    44.767    45.306     3.06    3.76
     639 Knit Blouses,WG  29.380    30.349    24.523    18.620    -24.07    31.198    26.594    25.187    24.446   -21.64    1.88
     640 N-K Shirts, MB    1.092     1.799     1.310     1.161    -11.38     1.422     1.468     1.525     1.650    15.99    1.20
     641 N-K Blouses, WG   1.941     1.921     1.527     1.555      1.86     1.969     1.811     1.945     1.949    -0.98    0.49
     642 Skirts            1.685     4.588     2.404     5.167    114.87     2.980     7.727     7.720     7.350   146.61    4.21
     643 MMF Suits, M/B    0.000     0.036     0.000     0.041       *       0.000     0.057     0.077     0.077      *      0.50
     645 MMF M/B Sweater   0.066     1.314     1.313     0.007    -99.46     1.320     0.020     0.008     0.008   -99.36    0.04
     646 MMF Sweaters,WG   0.058     1.667     0.624     0.017    -97.34     0.625     1.615     1.576     1.060    69.58    0.48
     647 Trousers,etc MB  12.809    15.792    12.178    11.548     -5.18    15.111    15.496    15.312    15.162     0.34    2.44
     648 Slacks,etc. WG   27.144    30.527    22.062    22.701      2.90    28.914    29.503    30.171    31.167     7.79    4.22
     652 M-MF Underwear    1.253     3.578     3.533     1.953    -44.73     3.539     1.988     1.669     1.997   -43.57    0.21
     659 Oth. MMF App.    11.538     8.491     5.451     7.665     40.61     8.576    10.079    10.558    10.705    24.83    0.32
     669 Other MMF Manuf   0.244     1.831     1.697     2.097     23.57     1.727     1.377     1.542     2.231    29.20    0.05

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     840 S/V Wov Shirts    0.003     0.085     0.085     0.079     -6.41     0.086     0.079     0.079     0.080    -8.03    0.30
     870 Luggage Silk/Ve   0.012     0.102     0.102     0.004    -95.90     0.114     0.006     0.006     0.004   -96.25    0.01