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  ______________                          |                                     |                               October 2, 2017
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | DOM REP      |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         | Data through  8/2017 in Million SME |
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                           Calendar Years       Year-to-Date                 Year-Endings                             YE  8/2017
 Ctrl, Cat, Product        2015      2016     8/2016    8/2017  % Change    8/2016    6/2017    7/2017    8/2017  % Change % Share


Aggregations:
       0 Total           304.634   315.791   201.998   196.335     -2.80   306.618   308.707   309.197   310.129     1.14    0.49
       1 Apparel         274.888   290.154   185.622   179.526     -3.28   277.569   283.381   283.560   284.057     2.34    1.05
       2 Non-Apparel      29.746    25.637    16.375    16.810      2.65    29.049    25.325    25.637    26.071   -10.25    0.07
      11 Yarns             0.005     0.076     0.076     0.006    -92.10     0.076     0.075     0.079     0.006   -91.79    0.00
      12 Fabrics           5.305     4.861     3.148     2.496    -20.70     5.202     4.374     4.164     4.209   -19.07    0.03
      14 Made Ups / Misc  24.437    20.700    13.151    14.307      8.79    23.772    20.876    21.394    21.856    -8.06    0.10
      30 Cotton Products 165.926   188.050   118.181   114.894     -2.78   172.137   181.069   182.504   184.763     7.34    0.98
      31 Cotton Apparel  165.822   187.710   118.075   113.723     -3.69   171.998   179.700   181.117   183.358     6.60    1.59
      32 Cot Non-Apparel   0.104     0.340     0.106     1.171   1007.32     0.138     1.368     1.387     1.405   917.35    0.02
      40 Wool Products     7.102     4.692     3.176     2.458    -22.59     5.290     4.356     4.250     3.975   -24.85    1.59
      41 Wool Apparel      7.094     4.641     3.137     2.446    -22.04     5.250     4.321     4.211     3.949   -24.77    2.23
      42 Wool Non-Appare   0.008     0.052     0.038     0.013    -67.37     0.040     0.035     0.039     0.026   -35.38    0.03
      60 MMF Products    131.176   122.579    80.352    78.649     -2.12   128.749   122.793   121.954   120.876    -6.12    0.28
      61 MMF Apparel     101.693    97.458    64.182    63.177     -1.57    99.983    99.030    97.928    96.453    -3.53    0.64
      62 MMF Non-Apparel  29.483    25.121    16.171    15.472     -4.32    28.766    23.762    24.025    24.422   -15.10    0.09
      80 S and V Product   0.431     0.470     0.289     0.334     15.74     0.443     0.489     0.489     0.515    16.19    0.06
      81 S and V Apparel   0.280     0.345     0.228     0.180    -21.00     0.338     0.330     0.303     0.297   -12.29    0.10
      82 S and V Non-App   0.151     0.125     0.061     0.154    154.19     0.105     0.159     0.186     0.218   107.98    0.04

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     223 Non-Woven Fabri   5.111     4.352     2.898     1.354    -53.28     4.879     3.017     2.773     2.808   -42.45    0.06
     229 Special Fabric    0.170     0.401     0.192     1.039    440.86     0.250     1.243     1.249     1.248   399.55    0.04

Cotton:
     333 Suit-Typ Coat,M   0.146     0.140     0.042     0.098    130.74     0.162     0.192     0.200     0.195    20.43    1.37
     335 W/G Cot. Coats    0.153     0.698     0.093     0.225    141.80     0.168     0.829     0.803     0.830   394.90    0.29
     338 Knit Shirts,MB   54.156    56.992    36.403    33.008     -9.33    56.628    54.027    54.132    53.597    -5.35    4.58
     339 W/G Knit Blouse   4.403     4.575     3.086     2.557    -17.13     4.649     4.121     4.086     4.046   -12.97    0.46
     340 N-Knt Shirts,MB   2.085     2.155     1.476     1.484      0.58     2.093     2.167     2.168     2.163     3.36    0.31
     341 W/G N-Knt Blous   0.694     0.471     0.396     0.397      0.16     0.658     0.444     0.458     0.472   -28.35    0.23
     347 Cot.M/B Trouser   4.484     3.358     2.425     1.496    -38.33     3.646     2.648     2.506     2.428   -33.40    0.20
     348 W/G Slacks, etc   0.953     0.884     0.537     0.529     -1.50     0.930     0.801     0.827     0.876    -5.75    0.05
     349 Bras, & other     0.009     0.008     0.005     0.236   4445.96     0.010     0.172     0.226     0.239  2356.90    1.12
     352 Cotton Underwea  95.777   115.158    71.838    71.890      0.07   100.450   110.776   112.227   115.210    14.69    6.89
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    2.585     2.912     1.581     1.569     -0.81     2.291     3.113     3.053     2.900    26.56    0.53

Wool:
     434 Oth. Coats, M/B   1.966     0.936     0.448     0.437     -2.58     1.118     0.913     0.938     0.924   -17.30    6.19
     435 W/G Coats, Wool   4.976     3.555     2.601     1.881    -27.66     3.990     3.265     3.114     2.836   -28.93    8.10
     440 NK Shirts,Blous   0.014     0.012     0.009     0.004    -57.75     0.017     0.010     0.007     0.007   -57.40    0.62
     447 Wool Trousers,M   0.064     0.057     0.033     0.075    127.37     0.054     0.062     0.077     0.099    84.98    0.73

Man-Made Fiber:
     633 Suit-Typ Coat,M   1.332     1.060     0.738     0.490    -33.65     1.301     0.793     0.771     0.812   -37.58    2.23
     635 Coats, W/G        1.926     1.720     1.044     1.398     33.88     1.945     1.999     2.007     2.074     6.59    0.38
     636 Dresses           1.394     1.320     0.916     0.588    -35.82     1.348     1.027     0.961     0.992   -26.45    0.06
     638 Knit Shirts, MB  15.169    17.018    11.546    10.412     -9.82    19.959    18.454    17.204    15.884   -20.42    1.22
     639 Knit Blouses,WG   2.869     5.647     3.809     4.601     20.77     4.846     6.298     6.530     6.438    32.86    0.42
     640 N-K Shirts, MB    5.355     4.244     2.763     2.685     -2.82     4.549     4.390     4.340     4.166    -8.40    2.90
     641 N-K Blouses, WG   1.518     1.200     0.891     0.758    -14.91     1.358     1.120     1.110     1.067   -21.43    0.24
     642 Skirts            0.638     0.650     0.519     0.456    -12.15     0.679     0.589     0.566     0.587   -13.59    0.48
     643 MMF Suits, M/B    1.240     1.480     0.934     0.567    -39.29     1.743     1.287     1.132     1.113   -36.12    6.82
     647 Trousers,etc MB   6.675     6.375     3.894     3.926      0.83     6.286     6.573     6.497     6.408     1.93    1.06
     648 Slacks,etc. WG    4.050     3.277     2.568     2.471     -3.81     3.535     2.981     3.082     3.179   -10.07    0.37
     649 Bras/Ot Bod Sup   6.969     6.516     4.491     4.088     -8.96     6.877     6.190     6.215     6.114   -11.09    2.83
     650 Dress Gown,Robe   1.530     0.935     0.882     0.042    -95.23     1.245     0.149     0.097     0.095   -92.40    0.03
     652 M-MF Underwear   27.031    23.377    15.701    11.563    -26.35    23.700    20.463    20.113    19.239   -18.82    1.75
     659 Oth. MMF App.    23.154    22.068    13.194    18.764     42.21    20.038    26.102    26.703    27.638    37.93    0.83
     666 Other Furnishin  23.657    19.658    12.553    12.617      0.51    22.879    19.315    19.479    19.722   -13.80    0.19
     669 Other MMF Manuf   0.177     0.611     0.301     1.066    254.04     0.367     0.957     1.224     1.376   274.79    0.03

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     859 Oth. S/V Appare   0.182     0.243     0.174     0.105    -39.83     0.221     0.213     0.186     0.174   -21.39    0.13