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  ______________                          |                                     |                               October 2, 2017
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | _EU28        |                         |    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          1879.145  1926.784  1330.625  1321.172     -0.71  1920.276  1906.784  1899.256  1917.332    -0.15    3.01
       1 Apparel         114.771   111.660    73.723    74.883      1.57   113.104   112.768   113.309   112.820    -0.25    0.42
       2 Non-Apparel    1764.373  1815.125  1256.902  1246.289     -0.84  1807.171  1794.016  1785.947  1804.512    -0.15    4.93
      11 Yarns           304.516   248.983   175.653   180.164      2.57   252.746   248.010   248.933   253.493     0.30    8.46
      12 Fabrics        1246.994  1354.246   923.861   882.461     -4.48  1338.213  1314.031  1303.416  1312.846    -1.90   10.69
      14 Made Ups / Misc 212.863   211.896   157.387   183.664     16.70   216.213   231.976   233.599   238.173    10.16    1.12
      30 Cotton Products 139.497   134.065    89.526    98.183      9.67   137.249   140.494   141.232   142.722     3.99    0.76
      31 Cotton Apparel   34.401    31.117    21.333    23.221      8.85    32.572    32.447    32.987    33.005     1.33    0.29
      32 Cot Non-Apparel 105.097   102.948    68.194    74.962      9.93   104.677   108.047   108.245   109.717     4.81    1.49
      40 Wool Products    43.634    38.345    25.496    25.049     -1.75    40.346    37.428    37.583    37.898    -6.07   15.13
      41 Wool Apparel     18.153    16.289    10.549     9.855     -6.58    17.060    15.804    15.776    15.595    -8.59    8.82
      42 Wool Non-Appare  25.481    22.056    14.946    15.193      1.65    23.286    21.624    21.807    22.303    -4.22   30.28
      60 MMF Products   1615.126  1669.066  1140.800  1122.136     -1.64  1654.366  1642.237  1635.092  1650.402    -0.24    3.78
      61 MMF Apparel      57.276    55.890    35.874    35.880      0.02    55.949    55.951    56.006    55.896    -0.09    0.37
      62 MMF Non-Apparel1557.850  1613.176  1104.926  1086.256     -1.69  1598.417  1586.285  1579.086  1594.506    -0.24    5.56
      80 S and V Product  80.887    85.309    74.803    75.804      1.34    88.315    86.626    85.349    86.311    -2.27   10.45
      81 S and V Apparel   4.942     8.364     5.967     5.926     -0.68     7.523     8.565     8.540     8.324    10.65    2.69
      82 S and V Non-App  75.945    76.944    68.836    69.878      1.51    80.792    78.061    76.809    77.987    -3.47   15.09

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     200 Yarns / Sew Thr   6.524     5.789     3.813     3.686     -3.33     5.933     5.592     5.655     5.661    -4.58    3.75
     201 Specialty Yarns 112.746    86.373    69.805    76.933     10.21    92.068    91.702    91.383    93.501     1.56   19.07
     218 Fab, Color Yarn   6.229     5.679     4.057     4.165      2.65     6.125     5.821     5.887     5.786    -5.54   14.64
     220 Spec. Weave, Fa   5.897     5.406     3.860     4.152      7.55     5.706     5.578     5.673     5.698    -0.15    5.19
     222 Knit Fabric      43.809    48.650    31.887    23.237    -27.13    46.639    42.267    41.067    39.999   -14.24    2.03
     223 Non-Woven Fabri 956.968  1012.483   699.323   669.307     -4.29  1026.025   987.041   977.425   982.467    -4.25   21.74
     224 Pile/Tufted Fab   5.901     4.468     3.080     2.682    -12.90     4.889     3.581     4.042     4.071   -16.73    3.31
     225 Blue Denim Fab.   1.647     0.860     0.518     0.638     23.11     0.820     0.940     0.956     0.980    19.49    3.83
     226 Cheesecloth,Bat   1.003     1.365     1.087     0.792    -27.20     1.370     1.162     1.075     1.069   -21.94    0.71
     229 Special Fabric  114.777   178.284   113.866   109.284     -4.02   150.401   169.405   169.775   173.703    15.49    5.59
     237 Playsuit,Sunsui   0.187     0.223     0.163     0.183     12.48     0.207     0.236     0.239     0.243    17.68    0.23
     239 Baby Garm / Acc   0.731     0.833     0.569     0.713     25.33     0.783     0.887     0.924     0.977    24.78    0.13

Cotton:
     300 Carded Cot. Yar  10.210     8.728     6.203     5.489    -11.50     9.394     7.997     7.871     8.015   -14.68    9.03
     301 Combed Cot. Yar   0.838     0.858     0.497     0.490     -1.40     0.798     0.818     0.918     0.851     6.69    0.54
     313 Cotton Sheeting   1.601     1.549     1.028     0.951     -7.50     1.620     1.483     1.467     1.472    -9.18    0.62
     314 Poplin,Broadcl.   1.831     1.237     0.855     0.777     -9.14     1.539     1.033     1.057     1.159   -24.68    1.22
     317 Twill Fabric      3.810     2.375     1.658     1.282    -22.70     2.870     1.963     1.937     1.998   -30.37    3.33
     326 Sateen Fabric     1.234     1.241     0.985     0.540    -45.18     1.362     0.776     0.765     0.796   -41.55    4.38
     332 Cotton Hosiery    2.016     1.799     1.263     1.153     -8.73     1.953     1.714     1.749     1.689   -13.53    0.40
     333 Suit-Typ Coat,M   0.564     0.474     0.350     0.367      4.61     0.509     0.477     0.488     0.490    -3.63    3.44
     334 Oth. Coats, MB    1.101     0.953     0.626     0.867     38.44     1.042     1.128     1.193     1.193    14.47    0.56
     335 W/G Cot. Coats    1.932     2.209     1.296     1.495     15.34     2.042     2.315     2.376     2.408    17.88    0.85
     336 Cotton Dresses    7.917     5.330     3.729     3.148    -15.58     6.368     4.879     4.852     4.749   -25.43    0.86
     338 Knit Shirts,MB    1.544     1.750     1.181     1.481     25.41     1.733     1.902     1.904     2.050    18.27    0.18
     339 W/G Knit Blouse   1.927     2.017     1.351     2.076     53.71     2.037     2.443     2.624     2.743    34.68    0.31
     340 N-Knt Shirts,MB   4.239     4.290     2.940     2.647     -9.94     4.352     4.260     4.248     3.998    -8.13    0.58
     341 W/G N-Knt Blous   0.819     0.951     0.657     1.028     56.38     0.901     1.256     1.284     1.322    46.69    0.66
     342 Cotton Skirts     0.382     0.334     0.232     0.274     17.72     0.347     0.365     0.369     0.375     8.21    0.63
     345 Cotton Sweater    0.944     1.023     0.746     0.895     20.00     1.069     1.119     1.153     1.172     9.68    0.45
     347 Cot.M/B Trouser   2.459     2.436     1.594     1.858     16.53     2.274     2.692     2.670     2.699    18.70    0.22
     348 W/G Slacks, etc   3.625     2.866     2.357     1.740    -26.17     3.602     2.253     2.325     2.249   -37.56    0.14
     350 Dress. Gown etc   0.383     0.383     0.190     0.361     90.51     0.317     0.475     0.484     0.555    74.91    0.25
     351 Cot. Nghtwr/PJs   0.951     0.894     0.538     0.698     29.86     0.852     1.067     1.087     1.055    23.75    0.14
     352 Cotton Underwea   1.333     0.678     0.453     0.469      3.61     0.667     0.741     0.700     0.695     4.23    0.04
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    1.529     1.912     1.258     2.001     59.02     1.719     2.508     2.613     2.655    54.48    0.48
     360 Pillowcases       2.668     2.981     1.809     1.663     -8.03     3.115     3.032     2.888     2.836    -8.98    1.54
     361 Cotton Sheets    16.895    17.467    10.452     9.899     -5.29    18.242    17.732    17.225    16.914    -7.28    1.60
     362 Bedsprds/Quilt    7.255     7.446     5.037     5.180      2.83     7.328     7.579     7.400     7.589     3.56    1.62
     363 Pile Towels       1.296     1.131     0.755     1.034     36.93     1.211     1.296     1.358     1.410    16.45    0.43
     369 Oth. Cot. Manuf  31.021    32.825    22.203    30.053     35.36    33.425    38.051    39.395    40.676    21.69    1.13

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns       12.977    11.846     8.128     7.337     -9.74    12.313    11.110    10.968    11.055   -10.22   44.92
     410 Wool Woven Fab.   5.095     3.224     2.166     2.859     32.01     3.866     3.411     3.665     3.918     1.34   45.25
     414 Oth Wool Fabric   3.861     3.544     2.463     2.610      5.95     3.610     3.637     3.646     3.690     2.21   42.22
     432 Wool Hosiery      0.406     0.367     0.253     0.206    -18.42     0.379     0.352     0.302     0.321   -15.36    8.70
     433 Suit-Typ Ct,MB    1.549     1.396     0.928     0.909     -2.00     1.466     1.411     1.375     1.377    -6.03    7.64
     434 Oth. Coats, M/B   1.173     1.185     0.717     0.655     -8.65     1.172     1.115     1.133     1.123    -4.21    7.52
     435 W/G Coats, Wool   3.628     3.451     2.217     2.091     -5.71     3.562     3.340     3.404     3.325    -6.66    9.49
     436 Wool Dresses      2.490     1.737     1.199     1.057    -11.80     2.076     1.640     1.666     1.596   -23.15   14.07
     438 K Shirts,Blouse   0.983     1.088     0.653     0.687      5.18     0.968     1.069     1.122     1.122    15.87    5.36
     440 NK Shirts,Blous   0.158     0.176     0.139     0.093    -33.07     0.207     0.148     0.147     0.130   -36.94   11.11
     442 Wool Skirts       0.236     0.210     0.154     0.133    -14.10     0.227     0.205     0.194     0.188   -17.05    7.44
     443 Wool Suits,M/B    2.140     1.676     1.158     1.089     -5.94     1.804     1.581     1.599     1.607   -10.91   11.19
     444 Wool Suits,W/G    0.011     0.009     0.008     0.003    -65.97     0.012     0.007     0.005     0.004   -65.39    9.16
     445 Wool Sweater,MB   0.628     0.578     0.312     0.280    -10.16     0.577     0.541     0.547     0.547    -5.33   11.52
     446 Wool Sweater,WG   1.019     1.000     0.656     0.640     -2.49     0.992     1.018     0.947     0.984    -0.84    6.22
     447 Wool Trousers,M   1.228     1.183     0.814     0.780     -4.27     1.223     1.185     1.162     1.149    -6.11    8.42
     448 Wool Slacks,W/G   0.406     0.387     0.255     0.235     -7.62     0.404     0.377     0.368     0.368    -8.88    8.86
     459 Oth.Wool Appare   2.039     1.794     1.055     0.974     -7.68     1.942     1.765     1.757     1.713   -11.82   11.02
     464 Wool Blankets     0.327     0.325     0.146     0.227     55.69     0.340     0.346     0.364     0.406    19.38   10.49
     465 Floor Coverings   2.963     2.832     1.881     1.985      5.55     2.871     2.811     2.851     2.936     2.28   11.77
     469 Oth. Wool Manuf   0.258     0.285     0.163     0.176      8.04     0.286     0.309     0.314     0.299     4.23   10.61

Man-Made Fiber:
     600 Text Fil Yarn    39.530    24.708    14.532    14.156     -2.59    23.782    25.355    25.297    24.332     2.31    4.78
     603 Yarn>85% artif.   2.932     5.054     3.765     1.700    -54.84     4.518     3.258     2.883     2.990   -33.83    5.10
     604 Yarn>85% Synth.  11.019     9.219     6.469     6.551      1.27     9.422     9.353     8.941     9.302    -1.28    5.21
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn  104.157    92.963    60.171    59.520     -1.08    91.285    88.044    89.882    92.311     1.12    7.62
     607 Oth Stpl Fib Yr   1.081     0.808     0.531     2.492    369.31     0.821     2.254     2.558     2.769   237.45    2.33
     618 Wov Artif Filam   1.303     1.386     0.921     0.631    -31.52     1.322     1.194     1.157     1.096   -17.14    7.27
     619 Poly Fil Fab      4.969     4.806     3.366     1.720    -48.92     4.547     3.815     3.612     3.159   -30.53    1.40
     620 Oth Synth Filam  67.807    63.170    42.998    47.132      9.61    59.889    66.707    66.165    67.304    12.38    5.60
     622 Glass Fabric     10.043     5.989     4.030     4.286      6.37     6.868     6.062     5.888     6.246    -9.07    5.15
     629 Oth Stap/Fil Fa   1.846     1.634     1.057     1.047     -0.95     1.683     1.571     1.651     1.624    -3.50    4.20
     632 Hosiery           3.829     3.194     2.091     1.881    -10.03     3.176     3.244     3.160     2.984    -6.05    0.35
     633 Suit-Typ Coat,M   0.299     0.346     0.222     0.233      4.77     0.336     0.365     0.353     0.356     5.94    0.98
     634 Other Coats, MB   1.535     1.401     0.819     0.971     18.50     1.338     1.534     1.518     1.552    16.05    0.36
     635 Coats, W/G        4.528     4.571     3.186     3.142     -1.39     5.074     4.741     4.608     4.527   -10.78    0.82
     636 Dresses          10.794    10.359     7.003     7.214      3.02    10.378    10.567    10.558    10.570     1.86    0.63
     638 Knit Shirts, MB   0.819     0.938     0.678     0.595    -12.27     0.908     0.875     0.867     0.855    -5.80    0.07
     639 Knit Blouses,WG   5.341     5.873     4.156     3.300    -20.59     6.072     5.191     5.082     5.018   -17.36    0.33
     641 N-K Blouses, WG   1.309     1.432     1.016     1.068      5.14     1.447     1.422     1.485     1.484     2.53    0.34
     642 Skirts            0.874     0.764     0.500     0.481     -3.76     0.805     0.708     0.720     0.746    -7.37    0.61
     643 MMF Suits, M/B    0.018     0.017     0.011     0.015     40.22     0.018     0.018     0.019     0.021    15.74    0.13
     645 MMF M/B Sweater   0.158     0.207     0.122     0.183     49.47     0.204     0.219     0.242     0.267    31.07    1.73
     646 MMF Sweaters,WG   1.210     0.831     0.463     0.629     35.75     1.096     0.827     0.888     0.997    -9.00    0.56
     648 Slacks,etc. WG    1.251     2.569     0.872     1.072     22.94     1.328     2.750     2.764     2.769   108.56    0.32
     652 M-MF Underwear    0.950     0.937     0.590     0.518    -12.20     0.912     0.940     0.925     0.865    -5.24    0.08
     654 Down Coats, W/G   0.606     0.432     0.243     0.176    -27.55     0.614     0.417     0.375     0.365   -40.53    0.89
     659 Oth. MMF App.    21.662    19.961    12.569    12.669      0.79    20.188    19.796    20.057    20.061    -0.63    0.60
     665 Floor Coverings  17.058    21.213    13.931    14.747      5.86    19.923    21.851    22.178    22.029    10.57   11.27
     666 Other Furnishin  17.179    14.547     8.971    13.100     46.02    15.312    17.334    18.157    18.676    21.97    0.18
     669 Other MMF Manuf  44.958    39.199    26.415    38.738     46.65    38.226    48.819    49.775    51.522    34.78    1.29
     670 Flat Goods, etc   2.288     1.283     1.197     1.383     15.46     1.883     1.034     1.214     1.468   -22.07    0.20

Other CWM:
     736 SILK Dresses      2.375     1.860     1.426     1.138    -20.18     2.389     1.607     1.581     1.572   -34.17   21.46
     741 SILK NK Blous,W   1.089     1.270     1.016     0.949     -6.62     1.255     1.211     1.217     1.203    -4.12   21.21
     758 SILK Neckwear     1.141     0.859     0.581     0.524     -9.68     0.899     0.818     0.820     0.803   -10.72   11.12

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     800 S/V Yarns         2.502     2.635     1.739     1.810      4.07     2.412     2.527     2.575     2.706    12.19   53.31
     810 S/V Woven Fabri   4.746     3.946     2.668     2.589     -2.99     4.329     3.751     3.755     3.867   -10.68   14.46
     832 Hosiery Slk/Veg   0.070     0.126     0.076     0.085     11.72     0.101     0.133     0.132     0.135    32.76    1.66
     833 S/V S-T CoatsMB   0.200     0.150     0.118     0.094    -20.59     0.162     0.127     0.127     0.126   -22.49    4.81
     834 S/VOth.CoatsM/B   0.093     0.075     0.049     0.070     44.07     0.080     0.086     0.097     0.096    20.98    6.30
     835 S/V Coats W/G     0.407     2.156     1.677     0.481    -71.34     1.851     1.303     1.136     0.960   -48.12    9.57
     836 S/V Dresses       0.607     1.073     0.789     1.631    106.62     0.980     1.727     1.880     1.915    95.29   11.16
     838 S/V K Shirts/Bl   0.350     0.327     0.252     0.262      3.87     0.343     0.352     0.345     0.337    -1.79    1.29
     840 S/V Wov Shirts    0.648     1.101     0.921     0.793    -13.85     1.133     0.955     0.978     0.973   -14.10    3.31
     845 Sweaters, Veg.    0.121     0.131     0.087     0.128     47.32     0.097     0.167     0.170     0.173    77.29    2.28
     847 S/V Trousers MB   0.276     0.273     0.214     0.252     17.62     0.282     0.297     0.308     0.311    10.15    0.60
     851 S/V Nightwear     0.035     0.077     0.075     0.024    -68.01     0.086     0.024     0.024     0.026   -69.95    2.40
     858 S/V Neckwear      0.113     0.128     0.095     0.089     -6.12     0.128     0.113     0.119     0.122    -4.35    7.37
     859 Oth. S/V Appare   1.804     2.572     1.499     1.858     23.95     2.097     3.060     3.002     2.931    39.79    2.15
     863 Towels Silk/Veg   0.976     0.207     0.135     0.196     45.35     0.315     0.256     0.270     0.268   -14.89    2.75
     870 Luggage Silk/Ve   0.465     0.671     0.593     0.836     40.89     0.858     0.751     0.836     0.914     6.49    1.45
     871 HBags FGoods S/   0.233     0.241     0.156     0.187     19.99     0.239     0.251     0.258     0.272    13.61    2.07
     899 Other S/V Manuf  67.024    69.244    63.544    64.260      1.13    72.638    70.525    69.114    69.960    -3.69   17.54