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  ______________                          |                                     |                              November 1, 2016
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | JAPAN        |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         | Data through  9/2016 in Million SME |
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                           Calendar Years       Year-to-Date                 Year-Endings                             YE  9/2016
 Ctrl, Cat, Product        2014      2015     9/2015    9/2016  % Change    9/2015    7/2016    8/2016    9/2016  % Change % Share


Aggregations:
       0 Total           272.657   290.064   218.033   224.012      2.74   282.980   292.435   294.924   296.043     4.62    0.47
       1 Apparel           2.357     3.168     2.348     2.529      7.71     2.854     3.453     3.413     3.349    17.34    0.01
       2 Non-Apparel     270.301   286.895   215.685   221.483      2.69   280.126   288.982   291.511   292.693     4.49    0.82
      11 Yarns            48.426    42.126    33.803    23.905    -29.28    44.027    27.671    30.899    32.228   -26.80    1.07
      12 Fabrics         217.733   240.075   178.607   194.569      8.94   231.821   256.927   256.253   256.037    10.45    2.06
      14 Made Ups / Misc   4.142     4.695     3.275     3.009     -8.12     4.277     4.384     4.359     4.429     3.55    0.02
      30 Cotton Products  27.509    30.473    22.906    23.051      0.63    30.562    30.812    30.349    30.617     0.18    0.16
      31 Cotton Apparel    1.039     1.560     1.175     1.495     27.32     1.348     1.834     1.802     1.881    39.59    0.02
      32 Cot Non-Apparel  26.470    28.912    21.731    21.555     -0.81    29.214    28.978    28.547    28.736    -1.64    0.41
      40 Wool Products     0.526     0.510     0.384     0.494     28.59     0.498     0.618     0.635     0.620    24.43    0.22
      41 Wool Apparel      0.140     0.172     0.128     0.158     23.15     0.161     0.187     0.195     0.202    25.26    0.10
      42 Wool Non-Appare   0.387     0.338     0.256     0.336     31.31     0.337     0.431     0.440     0.418    24.03    0.54
      60 MMF Products    244.288   258.629   194.376   200.189      2.99   251.488   260.654   263.583   264.442     5.15    0.63
      61 MMF Apparel       1.119     1.343     0.965     0.800    -17.12     1.255     1.337     1.321     1.177    -6.22    0.01
      62 MMF Non-Apparel 243.169   257.286   193.411   199.389      3.09   250.232   259.317   262.262   263.264     5.21    0.95
      80 S and V Product   0.334     0.452     0.366     0.278    -24.21     0.433     0.351     0.358     0.363   -16.02    0.04
      81 S and V Apparel   0.059     0.093     0.080     0.076     -5.50     0.090     0.096     0.095     0.089    -1.29    0.03
      82 S and V Non-App   0.275     0.359     0.286     0.202    -29.47     0.342     0.255     0.263     0.274   -19.91    0.05

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     200 Yarns / Sew Thr   1.026     0.963     0.841     1.421     68.98     1.071     1.252     1.419     1.544    44.13    1.20
     201 Specialty Yarns   4.654     3.937     3.239     2.065    -36.24     4.543     2.460     2.807     2.763   -39.19    0.53
     218 Fab, Color Yarn   2.084     1.660     1.348     0.965    -28.42     1.975     1.313     1.300     1.277   -35.36    3.31
     220 Spec. Weave, Fa   0.726     1.163     0.961     2.843    195.80     1.175     2.467     2.739     3.045   159.05    2.59
     222 Knit Fabric       8.307    10.059     6.011    10.389     72.83     8.248    13.427    14.208    14.438    75.04    0.64
     223 Non-Woven Fabri 108.852   116.715    89.349    93.689      4.86   118.396   120.983   120.948   121.056     2.25    2.72
     225 Blue Denim Fab.   3.538     3.392     2.604     2.353     -9.63     3.716     3.187     3.213     3.141   -15.47   11.90
     229 Special Fabric   64.485    74.409    53.859    61.719     14.59    65.604    84.318    82.910    82.268    25.40    2.78

Cotton:
     313 Cotton Sheeting  12.484    14.635    10.875     8.665    -20.32    14.202    13.233    12.461    12.425   -12.51    5.40
     314 Poplin,Broadcl.   0.864     0.978     0.759     0.582    -23.34     0.944     0.889     0.837     0.801   -15.15    0.80
     315 Printcloth Fab.   1.541     1.634     1.396     1.028    -26.34     1.827     1.466     1.354     1.266   -30.71    3.78
     317 Twill Fabric      1.227     1.157     0.868     0.959     10.42     1.299     1.110     1.266     1.248    -3.95    2.02
     326 Sateen Fabric     0.265     0.199     0.117     0.295    151.84     0.193     0.355     0.379     0.377    95.00    1.64
     369 Oth. Cot. Manuf   0.964     1.414     0.834     0.965     15.73     1.260     1.502     1.515     1.545    22.64    0.04

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        0.115     0.126     0.097     0.105      7.93     0.123     0.153     0.142     0.134     8.74    0.48
     410 Wool Woven Fab.   0.116     0.136     0.108     0.066    -39.30     0.142     0.098     0.103     0.093   -34.06    1.06
     414 Oth Wool Fabric   0.128     0.056     0.035     0.143    307.05     0.049     0.166     0.165     0.163   235.31    1.69
     438 K Shirts,Blouse   0.015     0.018     0.014     0.027     90.54     0.016     0.024     0.025     0.031    92.73    0.13

Man-Made Fiber:
     600 Text Fil Yarn     1.704     1.063     0.071     1.736   2344.67     0.640     2.516     2.711     2.728   326.48    0.52
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn   40.640    35.791    29.352    18.427    -37.22    37.396    21.093    23.632    24.866   -33.51    2.22
     618 Wov Artif Filam   0.666     0.891     0.702     0.693     -1.25     0.838     0.888     0.900     0.883     5.29    4.69
     619 Poly Fil Fab      3.934     2.993     2.314     1.932    -16.48     3.338     2.589     2.610     2.611   -21.78    1.02
     620 Oth Synth Filam   3.139     3.989     2.841     3.018      6.21     3.677     3.860     4.153     4.166    13.29    0.32
     622 Glass Fabric      3.303     4.009     2.907     3.794     30.51     4.080     4.537     4.750     4.896    19.99    4.26
     659 Oth. MMF App.     0.667     0.815     0.539     0.324    -39.92     0.699     0.786     0.680     0.600   -14.26    0.02
     666 Other Furnishin   0.736     1.189     0.948     0.687    -27.51     1.110     0.908     0.854     0.928   -16.42    0.01
     669 Other MMF Manuf   2.077     1.766     1.234     1.059    -14.16     1.583     1.622     1.630     1.592     0.55    0.04

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     800 S/V Yarns         0.009     0.134     0.107     0.001    -98.69     0.109     0.033     0.029     0.029   -73.75    0.64