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  ______________                          |                                     |                              November 1, 2019
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | JAPAN        |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         | Data through  9/2019 in Million SME |
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                           Calendar Years       Year-to-Date                 Year-Endings                             YE  9/2019
 Ctrl, Cat, Product        2017      2018     9/2018    9/2019  % Change    9/2018    7/2019    8/2019    9/2019  % Change % Share


Aggregations:
       0 Total           306.566   299.864   224.825   222.121     -1.20   303.063   294.101   295.724   297.160    -1.95    0.42
       1 Apparel           4.225     4.602     3.526     3.242     -8.06     4.659     4.255     4.354     4.317    -7.33    0.02
       2 Non-Apparel     302.341   295.262   221.299   218.879     -1.09   298.404   289.846   291.370   292.842    -1.86    0.69
      11 Yarns            38.276    40.985    29.530    25.907    -12.27    39.072    37.364    38.093    37.362    -4.38    1.01
      12 Fabrics         259.787   249.314   188.074   186.920     -0.61   254.465   245.996   246.664   248.159    -2.48    1.91
      14 Made Ups / Misc   4.278     4.964     3.695     6.053     63.81     4.867     6.486     6.613     7.321    50.42    0.03
      30 Cotton Products  32.171    29.565    23.304    20.776    -10.85    31.360    28.191    27.187    27.037   -13.79    0.14
      31 Cotton Apparel    2.697     2.804     2.219     2.162     -2.57     3.039     2.679     2.814     2.747    -9.60    0.02
      32 Cot Non-Apparel  29.474    26.761    21.086    18.614    -11.72    28.322    25.512    24.372    24.290   -14.24    0.31
      40 Wool Products     0.480     0.486     0.327     0.474     44.87     0.417     0.607     0.602     0.632    51.60    0.25
      41 Wool Apparel      0.197     0.176     0.139     0.146      4.79     0.176     0.170     0.169     0.183     4.08    0.11
      42 Wool Non-Appare   0.283     0.309     0.188     0.328     74.62     0.241     0.437     0.433     0.450    86.21    0.60
      60 MMF Products    273.270   269.162   200.669   200.217     -0.23   270.609   264.587   267.174   268.710    -0.70    0.53
      61 MMF Apparel       1.197     1.516     1.091     0.837    -23.32     1.354     1.295     1.261     1.261    -6.84    0.01
      62 MMF Non-Apparel 272.073   267.646   199.577   199.380     -0.10   269.255   263.293   265.914   267.449    -0.67    0.79
      80 S and V Product   0.646     0.651     0.525     0.654     24.63     0.676     0.716     0.761     0.780    15.39    0.07
      81 S and V Apparel   0.134     0.106     0.077     0.097     26.96     0.091     0.112     0.110     0.126    38.86    0.03
      82 S and V Non-App   0.511     0.545     0.448     0.557     24.23     0.585     0.604     0.651     0.654    11.75    0.08

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     200 Yarns / Sew Thr   1.702     2.448     1.808     1.283    -29.04     2.378     2.221     1.968     1.923   -19.14    1.36
     201 Specialty Yarns   0.971     1.452     1.180     0.707    -40.07     1.372     1.011     1.015     0.980   -28.62    0.16
     218 Fab, Color Yarn   1.203     0.949     0.721     0.592    -17.98     0.928     0.863     0.818     0.819   -11.79    2.82
     220 Spec. Weave, Fa   7.717     7.276     6.236     2.012    -67.73     8.416     4.817     3.869     3.053   -63.73    3.79
     222 Knit Fabric       4.055     2.159     1.570     1.421     -9.51     2.225     1.952     2.054     2.009    -9.68    0.13
     223 Non-Woven Fabri 122.671   137.565   102.718   103.434      0.70   133.106   140.802   139.045   138.281     3.89    2.69
     225 Blue Denim Fab.   2.655     1.844     1.342     1.114    -16.97     1.702     1.569     1.653     1.616    -5.04    9.45
     229 Special Fabric   97.066    78.709    59.607    60.582      1.64    86.088    73.390    76.608    79.684    -7.44    2.12

Cotton:
     313 Cotton Sheeting  10.426     9.520     7.342     7.961      8.43    10.204    10.230     9.936    10.139    -0.64    4.51
     347 Cot.M/B Trouser   0.680     0.597     0.471     0.446     -5.16     0.702     0.594     0.574     0.572   -18.42    0.05
     348 W/G Slacks, etc   0.786     0.966     0.818     0.465    -43.15     1.092     0.718     0.671     0.613   -43.87    0.04
     369 Oth. Cot. Manuf   1.567     2.061     1.489     4.073    173.59     1.898     3.863     3.984     4.645   144.80    0.12

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        0.119     0.092     0.069     0.155    126.47     0.095     0.178     0.171     0.178    87.58    0.73
     410 Wool Woven Fab.   0.109     0.106     0.058     0.064     11.51     0.070     0.115     0.112     0.113    60.06    1.54
     414 Oth Wool Fabric   0.048     0.105     0.056     0.106     87.66     0.070     0.140     0.145     0.155   119.67    1.55
     438 K Shirts,Blouse   0.033     0.020     0.014     0.016     13.61     0.016     0.022     0.022     0.022    36.92    0.11
     445 Wool Sweater,MB   0.004     0.006     0.004     0.005     27.50     0.006     0.007     0.007     0.008    29.36    0.15

Man-Made Fiber:
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn   34.780    36.037    25.748    23.199     -9.90    34.431    33.092    34.136    33.487    -2.74    1.88
     619 Poly Fil Fab      2.029     1.991     1.522     1.643      7.95     1.977     2.315     2.178     2.112     6.84    1.18
     620 Oth Synth Filam   5.135     4.385     3.109     4.477     43.99     4.423     5.492     5.864     5.753    30.06    0.48
     622 Glass Fabric      1.670     0.974     0.773     0.675    -12.65     1.082     0.900     0.882     0.876   -19.07    0.87
     659 Oth. MMF App.     0.728     0.575     0.366     0.385      5.43     0.488     0.588     0.572     0.595    21.86    0.02
     666 Other Furnishin   0.926     0.938     0.582     0.868     49.19     0.840     1.196     1.169     1.224    45.83    0.01
     669 Other MMF Manuf   1.221     1.335     1.119     0.506    -54.74     1.419     0.722     0.715     0.723   -49.08    0.02

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     871 HBags FGoods S/   0.009     0.074     0.070     0.118     68.52     0.073     0.125     0.124     0.122    66.15    0.67