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  ______________                          |                                     |                              November 1, 2016
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | _SUB-SAHARA  |                         |    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           280.127   276.588   204.701   210.451      2.81   274.380   276.823   279.964   282.338     2.90    0.45
       1 Apparel         260.164   254.379   187.902   195.041      3.80   251.952   257.898   259.587   261.518     3.80    0.97
       2 Non-Apparel      19.963    22.209    16.799    15.410     -8.27    22.428    18.926    20.377    20.820    -7.17    0.06
      11 Yarns             0.532     0.630     0.432     0.270    -37.41     0.570     0.517     0.518     0.468   -17.94    0.02
      12 Fabrics          16.958    16.879    13.950    11.817    -15.29    19.085    12.637    13.825    14.745   -22.74    0.12
      14 Made Ups / Misc   2.474     4.700     2.417     3.324     37.49     2.773     5.772     6.035     5.607   102.19    0.03
      30 Cotton Products 105.194   105.808    78.495    83.297      6.12   104.550   109.667   110.396   110.610     5.80    0.58
      31 Cotton Apparel  104.592   105.396    78.230    82.721      5.74   104.045   108.963   109.659   109.887     5.61    0.92
      32 Cot Non-Apparel   0.601     0.413     0.265     0.576    117.02     0.505     0.704     0.737     0.724    43.38    0.01
      40 Wool Products     0.705     0.821     0.546     0.455    -16.67     0.750     0.749     0.770     0.729    -2.74    0.26
      41 Wool Apparel      0.174     0.174     0.108     0.156     44.12     0.179     0.198     0.218     0.222    23.57    0.11
      42 Wool Non-Appare   0.531     0.647     0.438     0.299    -31.71     0.571     0.550     0.552     0.508   -11.02    0.65
      60 MMF Products    173.936   169.584   125.423   125.678      0.20   168.826   165.459   167.735   169.839     0.60    0.40
      61 MMF Apparel     155.262   148.673   109.441   111.932      2.28   147.600   148.518   149.468   151.164     2.41    1.04
      62 MMF Non-Apparel  18.675    20.912    15.982    13.746    -13.99    21.226    16.941    18.267    18.675   -12.02    0.07
      80 S and V Product   0.293     0.374     0.236     1.021    332.67     0.254     0.949     1.063     1.159   356.01    0.14
      81 S and V Apparel   0.136     0.136     0.122     0.232     89.74     0.128     0.218     0.242     0.246    92.38    0.08
      82 S and V Non-App   0.157     0.238     0.114     0.789    593.24     0.126     0.731     0.821     0.913   622.88    0.17

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     222 Knit Fabric       2.013     4.189     3.701     2.451    -33.78     4.523     2.841     2.907     2.938   -35.04    0.13
     223 Non-Woven Fabri   2.355     2.027     1.466     2.480     69.13     1.882     2.740     2.804     3.040    61.55    0.07
     229 Special Fabric   12.221    10.370     8.619     6.701    -22.26    12.385     6.760     7.784     8.451   -31.76    0.29
     237 Playsuit,Sunsui   0.928     0.060     0.053     0.195    266.90     0.158     0.167     0.170     0.202    28.19    0.23
     239 Baby Garm / Acc   4.925     4.298     3.008     4.658     54.83     4.227     5.835     5.873     5.947    40.70    0.81

Cotton:
     338 Knit Shirts,MB    3.347     2.233     1.689     1.344    -20.40     2.248     2.067     1.986     1.889   -15.95    0.16
     339 W/G Knit Blouse   3.225     2.234     1.643     1.300    -20.89     2.285     2.090     2.083     1.891   -17.25    0.20
     340 N-Knt Shirts,MB  23.130    23.744    17.645    17.959      1.78    23.377    23.036    24.175    24.057     2.91    3.32
     341 W/G N-Knt Blous   2.344     2.536     1.968     1.764    -10.37     2.612     2.317     2.252     2.332   -10.73    1.11
     342 Cotton Skirts     0.174     0.179     0.136     0.385    183.30     0.163     0.422     0.423     0.428   162.12    0.59
     347 Cot.M/B Trouser  34.341    38.538    28.953    29.730      2.68    37.998    39.311    39.453    39.316     3.47    3.30
     348 W/G Slacks, etc  26.922    25.971    19.222    20.655      7.45    25.595    27.802    27.494    27.404     7.07    1.66
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    5.678     5.258     3.738     3.578     -4.28     5.125     4.937     4.656     5.098    -0.52    0.97

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        0.514     0.617     0.423     0.264    -37.67     0.552     0.507     0.508     0.458   -17.09    1.65
     438 K Shirts,Blouse   0.016     0.014     0.012     0.004    -65.33     0.022     0.014     0.013     0.006   -71.76    0.03
     440 NK Shirts,Blous   0.001     0.003     0.003     0.017    513.24     0.003     0.003     0.001     0.017   496.48    1.33
     445 Wool Sweater,MB   0.014     0.041     0.012     0.021     79.57     0.018     0.041     0.044     0.050   172.83    0.82
     446 Wool Sweater,WG   0.011     0.009     0.007     0.011     52.19     0.011     0.012     0.012     0.013    13.92    0.07

Man-Made Fiber:
     632 Hosiery           0.674     0.907     0.666     0.590    -11.45     0.810     0.926     0.926     0.830     2.53    0.11
     634 Other Coats, MB   2.152     1.652     1.186     1.868     57.55     1.548     2.012     2.262     2.334    50.75    0.54
     635 Coats, W/G        3.127     1.900     1.430     1.008    -29.53     2.337     1.881     1.705     1.478   -36.75    0.26
     636 Dresses           0.446     0.626     0.409     0.805     96.74     0.454     0.967     1.140     1.022   125.04    0.07
     638 Knit Shirts, MB  45.931    47.161    34.144    44.328     29.83    45.306    54.653    55.835    57.345    26.57    4.38
     639 Knit Blouses,WG  30.349    24.239    18.620    13.745    -26.18    24.446    18.710    19.033    19.364   -20.79    1.37
     640 N-K Shirts, MB    1.799     1.609     1.161     1.536     32.34     1.650     2.093     2.090     1.984    20.27    1.36
     641 N-K Blouses, WG   1.921     2.334     1.555     2.302     48.06     1.949     2.898     2.978     3.081    58.09    0.71
     642 Skirts            4.588     6.922     5.167     2.707    -47.61     7.350     4.461     4.461     4.463   -39.28    2.97
     643 MMF Suits, M/B    0.036     0.041     0.041     0.000    -99.86     0.077     0.020     0.000     0.000   -99.93    0.00
     646 MMF Sweaters,WG   1.667     1.275     0.017     1.046   6189.63     1.060     1.262     1.911     2.305   117.45    1.20
     647 Trousers,etc MB  15.792    14.462    11.548    12.213      5.76    15.162    15.633    15.245    15.127    -0.23    2.39
     648 Slacks,etc. WG   30.527    32.009    22.701    20.958     -7.68    31.167    30.772    30.290    30.266    -2.89    4.17
     652 M-MF Underwear    3.578     1.955     1.953     0.060    -96.93     1.997     1.547     0.575     0.062   -96.87    0.01
     659 Oth. MMF App.     8.491    10.189     7.665     8.050      5.03    10.705     9.494     9.929    10.574    -1.22    0.32
     669 Other MMF Manuf   1.831     4.071     2.097     1.946     -7.20     2.231     4.239     4.446     3.920    75.70    0.11

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     838 S/V K Shirts/Bl   0.010     0.006     0.003     0.093   2566.11     0.004     0.095     0.096     0.096  2263.69    0.30
     840 S/V Wov Shirts    0.085     0.079     0.079     0.091     14.59     0.080     0.071     0.091     0.091    14.26    0.31
     899 Other S/V Manuf   0.039     0.214     0.093     0.740    694.09     0.103     0.678     0.766     0.861   739.12    0.21