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  ______________                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2018
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | DOM REP      |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         | Data through  9/2018 in Million SME |
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                           Calendar Years       Year-to-Date                 Year-Endings                             YE  9/2018
 Ctrl, Cat, Product        2016      2017     9/2017    9/2018  % Change    9/2017    7/2018    8/2018    9/2018  % Change % Share


Aggregations:
       0 Total           315.791   296.860   218.517   238.502      9.15   304.011   309.212   310.974   316.844     4.22    0.47
       1 Apparel         290.154   269.021   199.665   212.229      6.29   277.888   276.400   277.184   281.585     1.33    1.02
       2 Non-Apparel      25.637    27.838    18.853    26.273     39.36    26.124    32.812    33.790    35.259    34.97    0.09
      11 Yarns             0.076     0.006     0.006     0.021    242.67     0.006     0.018     0.019     0.021   229.78    0.00
      12 Fabrics           4.861     3.771     2.784     8.210    194.87     4.129     6.728     7.863     9.197   122.76    0.07
      14 Made Ups / Misc  20.700    24.061    16.062    18.043     12.33    21.989    26.066    25.907    26.041    18.43    0.11
      30 Cotton Products 188.050   173.378   127.740   137.321      7.50   181.307   179.759   179.544   182.959     0.91    0.96
      31 Cotton Apparel  187.710   171.769   126.352   134.832      6.71   179.710   177.957   177.756   180.249     0.30    1.56
      32 Cot Non-Apparel   0.340     1.610     1.388     2.489     79.30     1.597     1.802     1.789     2.711    69.75    0.04
      40 Wool Products     4.692     3.500     2.774     2.704     -2.51     3.515     3.327     3.299     3.430    -2.42    1.41
      41 Wool Apparel      4.641     3.482     2.761     2.685     -2.76     3.492     3.304     3.275     3.406    -2.49    2.05
      42 Wool Non-Appare   0.052     0.018     0.013     0.019     51.70     0.023     0.023     0.024     0.024     8.02    0.03
      60 MMF Products    122.579   119.450    87.635    97.761     11.55   118.671   125.256   127.261   129.575     9.19    0.28
      61 MMF Apparel      97.458    93.512    70.354    74.303      5.61    94.401    94.688    95.695    97.462     3.24    0.63
      62 MMF Non-Apparel  25.121    25.938    17.282    23.458     35.74    24.270    30.568    31.566    32.114    32.32    0.10
      80 S and V Product   0.470     0.532     0.368     0.716     94.47     0.518     0.871     0.869     0.880    69.79    0.09
      81 S and V Apparel   0.345     0.259     0.198     0.409    106.14     0.284     0.451     0.458     0.469    65.17    0.15
      82 S and V Non-App   0.125     0.273     0.170     0.307     80.83     0.234     0.420     0.411     0.411    75.40    0.07

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     222 Knit Fabric       0.030     0.354     0.008     3.274  39692.23     0.027     2.652     3.261     3.620 13387.67    0.19
     223 Non-Woven Fabri   4.352     1.924     1.460     2.329     59.47     2.556     2.253     2.792     2.793     9.27    0.06
     229 Special Fabric    0.401     1.280     1.217     2.302     89.13     1.419     1.395     1.405     2.365    66.68    0.06

Cotton:
     333 Suit-Typ Coat,M   0.140     0.163     0.100     0.104      3.60     0.198     0.180     0.163     0.167   -15.60    1.00
     335 W/G Cot. Coats    0.698     0.271     0.227     0.156    -31.24     0.645     0.218     0.211     0.200   -68.95    0.07
     338 Knit Shirts,MB   56.992    50.376    36.555    44.466     21.64    51.753    55.234    56.500    58.287    12.63    4.91
     339 W/G Knit Blouse   4.575     4.085     2.999     2.938     -2.03     4.089     3.928     4.061     4.024    -1.60    0.45
     340 N-Knt Shirts,MB   2.155     1.956     1.609     1.060    -34.13     2.148     1.473     1.414     1.406   -34.51    0.22
     347 Cot.M/B Trouser   3.358     1.761     1.552     1.493     -3.81     2.219     1.558     1.586     1.702   -23.28    0.14
     348 W/G Slacks, etc   0.884     0.819     0.604     0.460    -23.82     0.867     0.731     0.707     0.675   -22.13    0.04
     349 Bras, & other     0.008     0.258     0.248     0.011    -95.68     0.250     0.046     0.033     0.021   -91.73    0.11
     352 Cotton Underwea 115.158   108.933    80.020    82.194      2.72   113.848   111.949   110.356   111.107    -2.41    7.13
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    2.912     2.242     1.761     1.262    -28.34     2.824     1.706     1.806     1.743   -38.27    0.30

Wool:
     434 Oth. Coats, M/B   0.936     0.772     0.503     0.603     19.75     0.763     0.800     0.808     0.872    14.22    7.79
     435 W/G Coats, Wool   3.555     2.510     2.109     1.963     -6.90     2.523     2.314     2.283     2.365    -6.25    7.98
     440 NK Shirts,Blous   0.012     0.005     0.004     0.008    124.18     0.007     0.008     0.009     0.010    45.48    0.78
     443 Wool Suits,M/B    0.009     0.002     0.002     0.000   -100.00     0.011     0.000     0.000     0.000  -100.00    0.00
     447 Wool Trousers,M   0.057     0.113     0.089     0.081     -9.27     0.111     0.118     0.115     0.104    -6.03    0.80

Man-Made Fiber:
     633 Suit-Typ Coat,M   1.060     0.774     0.551     0.621     12.64     0.819     0.885     0.831     0.844     3.04    1.85
     634 Other Coats, MB   0.451     0.926     0.407     1.079    165.04     0.563     1.619     1.659     1.597   183.53    0.32
     635 Coats, W/G        1.720     1.847     1.567     0.745    -52.44     2.077     1.276     1.127     1.025   -50.64    0.18
     636 Dresses           1.320     1.068     0.629     1.527    142.85     0.981     1.834     1.866     1.967   100.47    0.13
     638 Knit Shirts, MB  17.018    16.299    11.941    16.973     42.14    14.739    18.970    20.292    21.331    44.73    1.55
     639 Knit Blouses,WG   5.647     6.588     5.107     4.897     -4.11     6.571     6.587     6.518     6.378    -2.95    0.42
     640 N-K Shirts, MB    4.244     3.940     2.900     2.016    -30.46     4.042     3.035     3.044     3.057   -24.38    1.93
     641 N-K Blouses, WG   1.200     1.162     0.827     0.916     10.76     1.049     1.200     1.221     1.251    19.28    0.30
     642 Skirts            0.650     0.589     0.501     0.534      6.67     0.585     0.595     0.603     0.622     6.38    0.55
     643 MMF Suits, M/B    1.480     1.318     0.865     0.481    -44.41     1.264     1.277     1.165     0.934   -26.11    6.15
     647 Trousers,etc MB   6.375     5.390     4.264     2.707    -36.51     6.044     3.992     3.816     3.834   -36.58    0.56
     648 Slacks,etc. WG    3.277     3.043     2.543     1.680    -33.95     3.107     2.339     2.156     2.180   -29.85    0.26
     649 Bras/Ot Bod Sup   6.516     5.696     4.520     4.275     -5.42     6.096     5.474     5.410     5.451   -10.58    2.77
     652 M-MF Underwear   23.377    16.693    13.051    13.568      3.96    18.730    16.270    16.684    17.209    -8.12    1.57
     659 Oth. MMF App.    22.068    28.051    20.578    22.187      7.82    27.570    29.198    29.169    29.660     7.58    0.88
     666 Other Furnishin  19.658    20.678    14.043    14.943      6.41    19.562    21.298    21.266    21.579    10.31    0.20
     669 Other MMF Manuf   0.611     2.300     1.293     2.249     73.93     1.594     3.603     3.433     3.255   104.17    0.08

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     836 S/V Dresses       0.005     0.000     0.000     0.095  125100.0     0.005     0.095     0.095     0.095  1844.96    0.43
     859 Oth. S/V Appare   0.243     0.149     0.114     0.240    110.15     0.155     0.245     0.264     0.275    77.54    0.20