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  ______________                          |                                     |                              October 30, 2015
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | _SUB-SAHARA  |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         |  Data through  9/2015 in Million $  |
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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           953.795  1035.848   783.815   763.805     -2.55  1031.801  1022.051  1020.576  1015.838     -1.55    0.91
       1 Apparel         936.649  1020.662   773.009   751.203     -2.82  1016.354  1005.224  1003.890   998.855     -1.72    1.18
       2 Non-Apparel      17.145    15.186    10.806    12.602     16.63    15.447    16.827    16.686    16.983      9.95    0.06
      11 Yarns             3.660     3.536     2.581     2.770      7.31     3.530     3.791     3.675     3.724      5.51    0.25
      12 Fabrics           7.763     7.624     5.101     6.843     34.14     6.896     9.347     9.337     9.365     35.80    0.14
      14 Made Ups / Mis    5.722     4.027     3.123     2.990     -4.26     5.021     3.689     3.674     3.893    -22.45    0.02
      30 Cotton Product  509.842   534.867   405.399   391.337     -3.47   538.666   530.542   524.246   520.805     -3.32    1.04
      31 Cotton Apparel  507.966   533.247   404.315   390.212     -3.49   536.834   528.952   522.630   519.144     -3.30    1.25
      32 Cot Non-Appare    1.876     1.621     1.085     1.125      3.68     1.832     1.591     1.617     1.661     -9.33    0.02
      40 Wool Products     9.818     7.988     5.609     6.373     13.62     8.248     8.755     8.358     8.752      6.11    0.17
      41 Wool Apparel      3.426     3.922     2.524     3.032     20.14     3.341     4.275     4.106     4.431     32.63    0.11
      42 Wool Non-Appar    6.391     4.066     3.085     3.341      8.29     4.907     4.480     4.251     4.321    -11.94    0.37
      60 MMF Products    433.156   490.043   370.076   364.132     -1.61   481.852   480.532   485.784   484.099      0.47    0.89
      61 MMF Apparel     424.666   480.994   363.829   356.284     -2.07   473.627   470.160   475.316   473.449     -0.04    1.24
      62 MMF Non-Appare    8.490     9.049     6.247     7.848     25.63     8.225    10.372    10.468    10.650     29.48    0.06
      80 S and V Produc    0.978     2.949     2.730     1.964    -28.06     3.034     2.221     2.188     2.183    -28.06    0.12
      81 S and V Appare    0.591     2.498     2.341     1.675    -28.46     2.552     1.837     1.838     1.832    -28.22    0.15
      82 S and V Non-Ap    0.387     0.451     0.388     0.289    -25.68     0.482     0.384     0.350     0.351    -27.27    0.06

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     222 Knit Fabric       1.572     1.865     1.114     2.706    142.81     1.796     3.114     3.366     3.457     92.51    0.46
     223 Non-Woven Fabr    1.153     0.644     0.425     0.495     16.28     0.963     0.567     0.682     0.713    -25.99    0.06
     229 Special Fabric    0.848     4.280     2.980     2.993      0.42     3.287     4.771     4.436     4.292     30.58    0.30
     237 Playsuit,Sunsu    2.456     2.674     2.371     0.239    -89.93     2.733     2.593     2.568     0.542    -80.17    0.30
     239 Baby Garm / Ac   18.931    18.872    13.918    11.372    -18.30    17.664    18.471    17.259    16.326     -7.58    0.65

Cotton:
     338 Knit Shirts,MB   39.551    37.156    31.275    20.394    -34.79    38.872    30.525    28.555    26.276    -32.40    0.41
     339 W/G Knit Blous   17.565    19.548    15.534     9.817    -36.80    20.200    16.841    15.304    13.831    -31.53    0.23
     340 N-Knt Shirts,M  149.809   149.403   112.522   112.308     -0.19   153.384   155.729   151.912   149.188     -2.74    4.87
     341 W/G N-Knt Blou    6.578    10.663     8.064    10.105     25.31    10.323    12.516    12.703    12.703     23.06    1.09
     342 Cotton Skirts     1.130     0.694     0.593     0.628      5.95     0.642     0.671     0.652     0.729     13.65    0.24
     345 Cotton Sweater    3.795     0.823     0.751     0.519    -30.86     3.825     0.695     0.762     0.591    -84.54    0.06
     347 Cot.M/B Trouse  145.257   172.401   128.286   137.214      6.96   167.621   176.464   176.104   181.329      8.18    2.97
     348 W/G Slacks, et  110.070   114.563    86.663    82.455     -4.85   113.910   110.006   111.083   110.356     -3.12    1.78
     352 Cotton Underwe    1.285     2.114     2.114     0.147    -93.06     2.746     0.073     0.101     0.147    -94.64    0.01
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    7.961     7.489     5.659     4.727    -16.47     7.224     6.793     6.931     6.557     -9.23    0.61

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        3.518     3.419     2.532     2.704      6.79     3.439     3.660     3.541     3.591      4.42    2.39
     438 K Shirts,Blous    0.368     0.484     0.262     0.375     42.83     0.327     0.554     0.475     0.596     82.43    0.15
     445 Wool Sweater,M    1.158     0.482     0.267     0.369     38.30     0.406     0.490     0.554     0.585     44.08    0.29
     446 Wool Sweater,W    0.481     0.700     0.459     0.491      6.98     0.659     0.770     0.715     0.732     11.07    0.13

Man-Made Fiber:
     632 Hosiery           4.792     4.839     3.728     4.307     15.52     5.142     5.253     5.304     5.418      5.35    0.41
     634 Other Coats, M    3.151     4.844     3.701     2.620    -29.20     4.681     4.911     4.386     3.763    -19.61    0.19
     635 Coats, W/G       11.738     8.067     5.894     3.197    -45.75    14.718     6.509     6.818     5.370    -63.51    0.24
     636 Dresses           4.232     1.341     1.139     1.694     48.72     2.582     1.210     1.331     1.896    -26.59    0.06
     638 Knit Shirts, M  113.686   117.968    90.021   101.392     12.63   117.244   118.734   125.403   129.339     10.32    3.55
     639 Knit Blouses,W   96.312    94.668    76.391    56.332    -26.26    98.893    84.368    79.324    74.608    -24.56    1.62
     640 N-K Shirts, MB    3.183     6.129     4.399     4.153     -5.60     4.771     5.224     5.421     5.883     23.29    1.13
     641 N-K Blouses, W    7.040     7.329     5.981     5.855     -2.10     7.639     6.717     7.221     7.203     -5.71    0.39
     642 Skirts            5.626    14.479     7.353    15.244    107.32     9.295    23.408    23.409    22.370    140.67    3.13
     643 MMF Suits, M/B    0.002     0.062     0.000     0.100       *       0.000     0.104     0.162     0.162       *      0.28
     645 MMF M/B Sweate    0.168     3.710     3.702     0.016    -99.57     3.722     0.064     0.024     0.024    -99.36    0.05
     646 MMF Sweaters,W    0.132     8.245     2.909     0.090    -96.89     2.914     8.180     8.072     5.427     86.22    1.18
     647 Trousers,etc M   36.024    48.295    36.887    39.081      5.95    45.003    49.870    51.299    50.489     12.19    2.07
     648 Slacks,etc. WG  121.835   126.459    91.634    97.786      6.71   123.412   125.274   129.450   132.611      7.45    4.46
     652 M-MF Underwear    3.513    17.344    17.111    12.000    -29.87    17.121    11.754     9.280    12.233    -28.55    0.90
     659 Oth. MMF App.     8.789     8.602     5.809     8.698     49.73     8.158    10.590    11.304    11.491     40.86    0.24
     669 Other MMF Manu    0.355     1.227     1.037     1.238     19.36     1.081     1.109     1.251     1.428     32.07    0.12

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     840 S/V Wov Shirts    0.090     1.975     1.967     1.181    -39.99     2.028     1.165     1.165     1.188    -41.42    0.59
     870 Luggage Silk/V    0.046     0.241     0.240     0.025    -89.44     0.279     0.056     0.033     0.026    -90.59    0.03