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  ______________                          |                                     |                              November 1, 2019
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | _SUB-SAHARA  |                         |    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           287.045   337.378   246.624   290.989     17.99   323.775   374.496   377.844   381.743    17.90    0.54
       1 Apparel         270.369   321.019   233.951   277.205     18.49   306.071   357.596   360.178   364.274    19.02    1.28
       2 Non-Apparel      16.676    16.359    12.673    13.783      8.76    17.704    16.900    17.666    17.469    -1.33    0.04
      11 Yarns             0.553     0.401     0.295     0.440     48.88     0.520     0.523     0.522     0.545     4.92    0.01
      12 Fabrics           9.858    10.590     8.350     8.413      0.75    11.566    10.304    10.961    10.653    -7.89    0.08
      14 Made Ups / Misc   6.265     5.368     4.028     4.931     22.43     5.619     6.073     6.184     6.271    11.61    0.02
      30 Cotton Products 109.865   131.261    95.739   120.845     26.22   125.525   151.129   151.834   156.367    24.57    0.81
      31 Cotton Apparel  108.953   130.182    95.001   119.754     26.05   124.634   149.817   150.415   154.934    24.31    1.34
      32 Cot Non-Apparel   0.912     1.079     0.738     1.091     47.90     0.891     1.311     1.419     1.433    60.76    0.02
      40 Wool Products     0.851     1.290     0.928     0.749    -19.26     1.183     1.245     1.177     1.111    -6.05    0.45
      41 Wool Apparel      0.270     0.849     0.596     0.467    -21.61     0.672     0.843     0.789     0.720     7.08    0.41
      42 Wool Non-Appare   0.582     0.441     0.332     0.282    -15.04     0.510     0.402     0.388     0.391   -23.36    0.52
      60 MMF Products    175.785   204.346   149.542   168.664     12.79   196.437   221.408   224.050   223.468    13.76    0.44
      61 MMF Apparel     160.955   189.775   138.168   156.813     13.49   180.517   206.763   208.777   208.420    15.46    1.27
      62 MMF Non-Apparel  14.830    14.571    11.373    11.851      4.20    15.919    14.645    15.273    15.049    -5.47    0.04
      80 S and V Product   0.543     0.481     0.415     0.731     75.99     0.631     0.714     0.784     0.797    26.28    0.07
      81 S and V Apparel   0.191     0.214     0.185     0.171     -7.54     0.248     0.173     0.197     0.200   -19.39    0.05
      82 S and V Non-App   0.352     0.267     0.230     0.560    142.99     0.383     0.542     0.587     0.597    55.83    0.08

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     229 Special Fabric    7.114     9.769     7.690     7.319     -4.82    10.789     9.140     9.714     9.398   -12.89    0.25
     237 Playsuit,Sunsui   0.517     0.297     0.231     0.227     -1.65     0.309     0.281     0.242     0.293    -5.03    0.27
     239 Baby Garm / Acc   8.859     9.986     7.282     7.730      6.16     9.720    10.072    10.203    10.435     7.35    1.41

Cotton:
     335 W/G Cot. Coats    0.120     0.572     0.285     0.184    -35.64     0.314     0.471     0.487     0.471    49.80    0.15
     336 Cotton Dresses    1.299     0.811     0.627     0.863     37.75     1.034     1.014     1.048     1.047     1.32    0.19
     338 Knit Shirts,MB    3.065     5.170     3.245     6.460     99.09     4.106     7.913     7.994     8.386   104.23    0.67
     339 W/G Knit Blouse   1.522     2.390     1.850     2.043     10.42     2.193     2.289     2.511     2.583    17.78    0.28
     340 N-Knt Shirts,MB  21.478    27.067    19.941    24.208     21.39    25.613    30.578    30.808    31.333    22.33    4.83
     341 W/G N-Knt Blous   1.804     1.927     1.445     1.211    -16.19     1.812     1.881     1.760     1.693    -6.55    1.01
     347 Cot.M/B Trouser  42.776    47.516    35.436    42.650     20.36    47.943    53.821    52.788    54.730    14.16    4.48
     348 W/G Slacks, etc  20.458    25.129    17.653    23.617     33.78    23.094    28.840    29.370    31.092    34.63    1.95
     351 Cot. Nghtwr/PJs   0.509     0.199     0.126     0.442    251.19     0.189     0.373     0.511     0.515   172.47    0.06
     352 Cotton Underwea   3.165     4.563     3.481     7.211    107.15     4.223     7.609     8.129     8.293    96.36    0.53
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    3.714     4.879     3.715     2.502    -32.66     4.607     4.323     4.202     3.665   -20.43    0.60

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        0.463     0.370     0.278     0.228    -18.14     0.423     0.315     0.312     0.320   -24.39    1.31
     432 Wool Hosiery      0.059     0.096     0.070     0.077      9.66     0.081     0.099     0.112     0.103    26.97    2.10
     433 Suit-Typ Ct,MB    0.008     0.026     0.002     0.087   4957.89     0.008     0.087     0.110     0.111  1290.23    0.58
     438 K Shirts,Blouse   0.008     0.335     0.262     0.069    -73.74     0.263     0.304     0.207     0.142   -45.96    0.70
     445 Wool Sweater,MB   0.028     0.029     0.006     0.054    862.20     0.014     0.034     0.065     0.078   456.85    1.59
     446 Wool Sweater,WG   0.013     0.018     0.011     0.055    399.32     0.016     0.055     0.058     0.062   294.88    0.33
     447 Wool Trousers,M   0.099     0.241     0.160     0.091    -43.50     0.179     0.195     0.182     0.172    -4.11    1.30
     448 Wool Slacks,W/G   0.031     0.072     0.069     0.014    -80.38     0.087     0.034     0.016     0.017   -80.96    0.45

Man-Made Fiber:
     632 Hosiery           0.659     0.756     0.491     0.796     62.17     0.692     1.005     1.001     1.061    53.25    0.09
     633 Suit-Typ Coat,M   0.039     0.349     0.241     0.380     57.35     0.280     0.373     0.444     0.488    74.36    1.42
     634 Other Coats, MB   1.627     3.927     2.749     3.784     37.64     3.492     4.575     4.979     4.961    42.10    0.85
     635 Coats, W/G        2.021     2.848     1.654     1.503     -9.13     2.154     2.980     3.082     2.697    25.20    0.39
     636 Dresses           1.912     1.331     1.182     1.918     62.27     1.698     2.662     2.362     2.067    21.73    0.14
     638 Knit Shirts, MB  62.113    68.395    52.050    55.680      6.97    68.078    70.889    72.175    72.025     5.80    4.84
     639 Knit Blouses,WG  22.659    21.999    15.186    19.556     28.77    21.696    26.680    26.440    26.368    21.53    1.80
     640 N-K Shirts, MB    2.770     4.875     3.490     3.902     11.79     4.129     5.002     4.969     5.287    28.05    3.17
     641 N-K Blouses, WG   4.461     4.066     3.161     3.710     17.36     4.424     4.392     4.490     4.615     4.32    1.22
     643 MMF Suits, M/B    0.090     0.000     0.000     0.149       *       0.000     0.136     0.149     0.149      *      0.91
     645 MMF M/B Sweater   0.595     0.907     0.781     1.094     40.03     0.968     0.847     1.210     1.220    26.08    5.95
     646 MMF Sweaters,WG   0.180     0.850     0.099     0.027    -73.12     0.276     0.801     0.824     0.777   181.15    0.31
     647 Trousers,etc MB  16.610    22.577    16.951    19.813     16.88    20.806    24.429    25.506    25.439    22.27    3.90
     648 Slacks,etc. WG   32.081    36.229    24.389    24.317     -0.30    32.695    36.359    35.806    36.156    10.59    4.10
     649 Bras/Ot Bod Sup   0.330     0.477     0.349     0.782    123.73     0.446     0.835     0.874     0.910   104.01    0.47
     651 Nightwear/PJs     0.388     0.662     0.090     1.653   1736.30     0.345     0.622     1.215     2.224   544.87    0.20
     652 M-MF Underwear    1.007     4.972     3.152     5.808     84.26     3.632     8.779     8.525     7.628   109.99    0.69
     659 Oth. MMF App.     9.457    13.190    10.923    10.782     -1.29    13.186    14.496    13.522    13.050    -1.03    0.35
     669 Other MMF Manuf   4.945     4.009     2.983     3.266      9.48     4.239     4.392     4.417     4.292     1.27    0.09

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     840 S/V Wov Shirts    0.044     0.111     0.110     0.049    -55.42     0.138     0.051     0.051     0.051   -63.23    0.13
     870 Luggage Silk/Ve   0.013     0.014     0.007     0.108   1453.80     0.008     0.094     0.109     0.115  1417.21    0.12