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  ______________                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2018
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | _EU28        |                         |    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          1945.462  1927.255  1457.963  1560.554      7.04  1931.197  2000.255  2016.612  2029.846     5.11    3.02
       1 Apparel         111.573   111.155    83.771    84.036      0.32   112.983   111.539   112.107   111.421    -1.38    0.41
       2 Non-Apparel    1833.889  1816.100  1374.192  1476.518      7.45  1818.214  1888.717  1904.505  1918.425     5.51    4.83
      11 Yarns           248.983   261.119   196.883   195.814     -0.54   256.431   267.946   262.257   260.050     1.41    7.77
      12 Fabrics        1373.040  1267.644   977.549  1070.827      9.54  1319.276  1327.639  1344.396  1360.921     3.16   10.45
      14 Made Ups / Misc 211.867   287.337   199.760   209.877      5.06   242.507   293.131   297.852   297.453    22.66    1.27
      30 Cotton Products 134.032   150.574   111.224   118.054      6.14   145.429   157.408   158.561   157.403     8.23    0.82
      31 Cotton Apparel   31.085    32.411    25.458    24.430     -4.04    33.167    31.535    31.676    31.382    -5.38    0.27
      32 Cot Non-Apparel 102.948   118.163    85.766    93.624      9.16   112.262   125.873   126.885   126.021    12.26    1.65
      40 Wool Products    38.319    37.797    28.074    27.187     -3.16    37.844    37.165    36.958    36.911    -2.47   15.21
      41 Wool Apparel     16.264    16.091    11.624    11.342     -2.43    15.654    15.983    15.916    15.808     0.99    9.50
      42 Wool Non-Appare  22.055    21.707    16.450    15.845     -3.67    22.190    21.182    21.042    21.102    -4.90   27.70
      60 MMF Products   1687.805  1646.332  1240.921  1339.514      7.95  1662.035  1716.448  1730.584  1744.925     4.99    3.72
      61 MMF Apparel      55.868    54.865    40.431    40.993      1.39    55.947    55.370    55.749    55.427    -0.93    0.36
      62 MMF Non-Apparel1631.938  1591.467  1200.489  1298.520      8.17  1606.088  1661.078  1674.836  1689.498     5.19    5.38
      80 S and V Product  85.305    92.552    77.744    75.800     -2.50    85.889    89.235    90.508    90.607     5.49    9.67
      81 S and V Apparel   8.357     7.789     6.257     7.272     16.22     8.215     8.651     8.766     8.804     7.17    2.84
      82 S and V Non-App  76.948    84.763    71.488    68.528     -4.14    77.674    80.584    81.742    81.804     5.32   13.05

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     200 Yarns / Sew Thr   5.789     5.552     4.163     5.160     23.94     5.704     5.803     6.287     6.548    14.80    4.44
     201 Specialty Yarns  86.373   109.199    82.241    76.055     -7.52    96.824   110.332   106.702   103.013     6.39   18.51
     218 Fab, Color Yarn   5.679     5.954     4.515     4.300     -4.75     5.942     5.731     5.721     5.739    -3.42   17.61
     220 Spec. Weave, Fa   5.406     5.719     4.555     4.599      0.96     5.831     6.075     5.941     5.763    -1.18    6.01
     222 Knit Fabric      48.650    33.263    24.975    25.593      2.47    39.105    33.115    33.548    33.881   -13.36    1.76
     223 Non-Woven Fabri1012.603   943.145   732.259   824.392     12.58   969.149   998.821  1017.587  1035.277     6.82   21.51
     224 Pile/Tufted Fab   4.468     3.750     2.828     4.301     52.07     4.091     5.217     5.248     5.222    27.65    4.60
     225 Blue Denim Fab.   0.860     0.949     0.782     1.000     27.93     1.085     1.171     1.260     1.167     7.55    4.68
     226 Cheesecloth,Bat   1.365     1.262     0.913     0.436    -52.30     1.131     0.902     0.882     0.784   -30.63    0.57
     229 Special Fabric  196.973   178.905   132.661   143.570      8.22   193.805   190.335   189.182   189.813    -2.06    5.12
     237 Playsuit,Sunsui   0.223     0.230     0.200     0.112    -44.14     0.244     0.160     0.150     0.142   -41.91    0.13
     239 Baby Garm / Acc   0.833     0.959     0.790     0.688    -12.88     0.969     0.937     0.887     0.858   -11.46    0.11

Cotton:
     300 Carded Cot. Yar   8.728     8.115     5.903     7.470     26.54     8.157     9.157     9.599     9.682    18.69   10.51
     301 Combed Cot. Yar   0.858     0.816     0.547     0.698     27.65     0.829     0.931     0.983     0.967    16.69    0.60
     313 Cotton Sheeting   1.549     1.419     1.135     1.180      3.99     1.494     1.537     1.521     1.465    -1.96    0.64
     314 Poplin,Broadcl.   1.237     1.067     0.819     0.907     10.74     1.130     1.284     1.117     1.155     2.20    1.18
     317 Twill Fabric      2.375     1.901     1.348     1.110    -17.69     1.888     1.648     1.587     1.662   -11.94    3.36
     326 Sateen Fabric     1.241     0.723     0.568     0.614      8.15     0.725     0.748     0.690     0.770     6.17    3.70
     332 Cotton Hosiery    1.799     1.791     1.392     1.473      5.82     1.852     1.970     1.974     1.872     1.11    0.49
     333 Suit-Typ Coat,M   0.474     0.526     0.397     0.348    -12.23     0.496     0.475     0.480     0.478    -3.71    2.87
     334 Oth. Coats, MB    0.947     1.298     0.952     1.166     22.49     1.210     1.328     1.459     1.512    24.98    0.63
     335 W/G Cot. Coats    2.201     2.238     1.719     1.943     13.04     2.418     2.435     2.468     2.462     1.85    0.83
     336 Cotton Dresses    5.329     4.090     3.373     3.432      1.76     4.590     4.205     4.216     4.149    -9.60    0.77
     338 Knit Shirts,MB    1.748     1.998     1.570     1.893     20.62     2.034     2.285     2.235     2.321    14.12    0.20
     339 W/G Knit Blouse   2.017     2.936     2.297     2.170     -5.54     2.830     2.894     2.876     2.809    -0.74    0.31
     340 N-Knt Shirts,MB   4.289     3.891     2.911     3.026      3.96     3.996     3.969     4.069     4.006     0.25    0.62
     341 W/G N-Knt Blous   0.951     1.361     1.096     0.824    -24.83     1.342     1.143     1.096     1.089   -18.87    0.57
     342 Cotton Skirts     0.334     0.352     0.288     0.266     -7.35     0.370     0.343     0.329     0.330   -10.64    0.50
     345 Cotton Sweater    1.022     1.318     0.995     1.166     17.25     1.216     1.322     1.430     1.489    22.45    0.64
     347 Cot.M/B Trouser   2.431     2.634     2.037     1.851     -9.11     2.689     2.474     2.456     2.448    -8.96    0.20
     348 W/G Slacks, etc   2.861     2.285     1.922     1.359    -29.27     2.341     1.821     1.828     1.723   -26.40    0.10
     349 Bras, & other     0.029     0.034     0.021     0.126    495.86     0.029     0.133     0.137     0.139   372.07    0.72
     350 Dress. Gown etc   0.383     0.550     0.420     0.404     -3.89     0.540     0.580     0.563     0.534    -1.19    0.25
     351 Cot. Nghtwr/PJs   0.894     1.152     0.810     0.662    -18.23     1.082     1.019     1.024     1.004    -7.16    0.13
     352 Cotton Underwea   0.677     0.703     0.522     0.566      8.45     0.697     0.782     0.770     0.747     7.13    0.05
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    1.911     2.388     2.028     1.124    -44.60     2.563     1.481     1.463     1.484   -42.11    0.25
     360 Pillowcases       2.980     3.160     2.248     2.393      6.44     2.999     3.527     3.494     3.305    10.20    1.86
     361 Cotton Sheets    17.465    18.254    13.127    12.796     -2.52    17.683    19.328    19.141    17.924     1.36    1.75
     362 Bedsprds/Quilt    7.444     7.829     5.902     6.845     15.98     7.767     8.921     8.884     8.772    12.94    1.69
     363 Pile Towels       1.131     1.394     1.089     0.916    -15.82     1.390     1.221     1.203     1.222   -12.07    0.39
     369 Oth. Cot. Manuf  32.830    46.855    33.416    39.226     17.39    41.541    50.910    51.722    52.665    26.78    1.41

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns       11.846    10.398     7.925     8.038      1.43    10.979    10.444    10.376    10.511    -4.25   41.67
     410 Wool Woven Fab.   3.224     3.817     2.999     2.340    -21.96     3.885     3.204     3.187     3.159   -18.68   41.03
     414 Oth Wool Fabric   3.544     3.835     2.889     2.926      1.27     3.717     3.827     3.876     3.872     4.17   37.16
     432 Wool Hosiery      0.367     0.313     0.234     0.181    -22.95     0.314     0.293     0.273     0.259   -17.54    4.85
     433 Suit-Typ Ct,MB    1.394     1.488     1.096     1.073     -2.06     1.449     1.552     1.535     1.465     1.11    8.01
     434 Oth. Coats, M/B   1.183     1.172     0.811     0.842      3.76     1.119     1.166     1.194     1.203     7.44   10.75
     435 W/G Coats, Wool   3.451     3.523     2.527     2.313     -8.47     3.284     3.359     3.330     3.309     0.78   11.16
     436 Wool Dresses      1.736     1.526     1.188     1.167     -1.73     1.565     1.524     1.547     1.506    -3.76   11.67
     438 K Shirts,Blouse   1.087     1.153     0.840     0.859      2.25     1.173     1.125     1.181     1.172    -0.08    6.07
     440 NK Shirts,Blous   0.176     0.154     0.110     0.095    -13.79     0.135     0.134     0.136     0.139     2.82   10.83
     442 Wool Skirts       0.210     0.193     0.149     0.144     -3.39     0.185     0.189     0.188     0.188     1.38   11.87
     443 Wool Suits,M/B    1.675     1.640     1.190     1.163     -2.32     1.613     1.581     1.587     1.612    -0.06   12.46
     444 Wool Suits,W/G    0.009     0.018     0.006     0.008     39.91     0.007     0.020     0.021     0.020   194.73   28.30
     445 Wool Sweater,MB   0.574     0.594     0.345     0.420     21.54     0.553     0.638     0.654     0.668    20.79   15.33
     446 Wool Sweater,WG   0.996     1.022     0.732     0.703     -4.06     0.942     1.022     0.959     0.993     5.34    5.95
     447 Wool Trousers,M   1.182     1.112     0.870     0.838     -3.58     1.148     1.093     1.087     1.081    -5.82    8.24
     448 Wool Slacks,W/G   0.385     0.366     0.271     0.303     11.73     0.371     0.406     0.402     0.398     7.47   10.79
     459 Oth.Wool Appare   1.787     1.768     1.223     1.197     -2.07     1.753     1.830     1.770     1.743    -0.58   11.54
     464 Wool Blankets     0.326     0.507     0.260     0.310     19.07     0.412     0.589     0.554     0.557    35.25   14.10
     465 Floor Coverings   2.832     2.878     2.170     2.077     -4.31     2.935     2.875     2.812     2.785    -5.12   10.60
     469 Oth. Wool Manuf   0.284     0.270     0.206     0.154    -25.25     0.263     0.243     0.237     0.218   -16.99    8.29

Man-Made Fiber:
     600 Text Fil Yarn    24.708    18.449    14.930    15.561      4.22    22.980    16.743    17.355    19.079   -16.98    3.30
     603 Yarn>85% artif.   5.054     2.526     1.813     2.435     34.33     2.646     3.206     3.180     3.148    18.99    5.70
     604 Yarn>85% Synth.   9.219     9.307     7.114     5.986    -15.85     9.489     8.636     8.193     8.179   -13.80    4.16
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn   92.963    90.694    67.538    69.712      3.22    93.202    96.411    93.608    92.868    -0.36    6.51
     607 Oth Stpl Fib Yr   0.808     3.581     2.747     3.307     20.35     2.985     4.061     4.050     4.140    38.67    3.95
     613 MMF Sheeting Fa   0.615     0.705     0.523     0.683     30.69     0.675     0.833     0.840     0.866    28.33    7.11
     618 Wov Artif Filam   1.386     1.040     0.747     0.875     17.13     1.148     1.116     1.219     1.168     1.76    9.20
     619 Poly Fil Fab      4.805     2.294     1.793     1.574    -12.21     2.906     1.723     1.849     2.075   -28.60    0.97
     620 Oth Synth Filam  63.168    63.963    51.079    37.704    -26.19    67.850    54.558    52.770    50.588   -25.44    4.26
     622 Glass Fabric      5.989     6.384     4.729     6.074     28.43     6.201     7.273     7.607     7.728    24.63    6.64
     629 Oth Stap/Fil Fa   1.634     1.605     1.109     1.474     32.99     1.606     1.953     1.959     1.971    22.71    4.57
     632 Hosiery           3.194     2.848     2.089     2.096      0.35     3.013     2.612     2.933     2.856    -5.22    0.28
     633 Suit-Typ Coat,M   0.346     0.376     0.253     0.263      4.05     0.351     0.371     0.376     0.387    10.08    0.85
     634 Other Coats, MB   1.395     1.736     1.159     1.694     46.13     1.603     2.257     2.294     2.271    41.67    0.46
     635 Coats, W/G        4.567     4.794     3.596     3.566     -0.83     4.612     4.783     4.787     4.764     3.30    0.84
     636 Dresses          10.356    10.637     8.065     7.460     -7.50    10.692    10.271    10.268    10.032    -6.17    0.65
     638 Knit Shirts, MB   0.938     0.840     0.656     0.683      4.05     0.865     0.839     0.882     0.866     0.13    0.06
     639 Knit Blouses,WG   5.873     4.536     3.600     3.398     -5.62     4.835     4.460     4.376     4.333   -10.37    0.29
     641 N-K Blouses, WG   1.431     1.576     1.216     1.201     -1.26     1.518     1.618     1.614     1.561     2.86    0.38
     642 Skirts            0.764     0.765     0.536     0.758     41.58     0.731     0.983     0.971     0.987    35.05    0.88
     643 MMF Suits, M/B    0.017     0.028     0.019     0.045    140.41     0.025     0.060     0.058     0.055   122.52    0.36
     644 MMF W/G Suits     0.015     0.014     0.007     0.017    137.49     0.011     0.024     0.024     0.024   124.51    0.61
     645 MMF M/B Sweater   0.207     0.357     0.206     0.502    143.78     0.279     0.576     0.624     0.654   134.47    3.61
     646 MMF Sweaters,WG   0.831     1.006     0.752     0.632    -15.98     1.039     0.942     0.882     0.886   -14.71    0.44
     647 Trousers,etc MB   0.329     0.480     0.308     0.535     73.89     0.379     0.667     0.692     0.707    86.60    0.10
     648 Slacks,etc. WG    2.567     1.692     1.196     1.427     19.24     2.773     1.846     1.912     1.922   -30.69    0.23
     652 M-MF Underwear    0.930     0.829     0.605     0.495    -18.27     0.868     0.758     0.767     0.719   -17.19    0.07
     654 Down Coats, W/G   0.432     0.378     0.216     0.465    115.46     0.376     0.533     0.589     0.627    66.90    1.44
     659 Oth. MMF App.    19.966    19.780    14.342    14.021     -2.24    19.905    19.533    19.426    19.459    -2.24    0.58
     665 Floor Coverings  21.210    22.412    16.157    16.591      2.69    22.292    22.498    22.914    22.846     2.48    9.72
     666 Other Furnishin  14.522    18.702    14.051    13.854     -1.40    18.854    18.459    18.153    18.505    -1.85    0.17
     669 Other MMF Manuf  39.200    84.597    42.966    48.287     12.38    53.588    87.581    90.288    89.918    67.80    2.10
     670 Flat Goods, etc   1.275     2.097     1.522     2.364     55.28     1.602     2.778     2.800     2.938    83.41    0.20

Other CWM:
     736 SILK Dresses      1.860     1.636     1.204     1.433     19.03     1.544     1.808     1.827     1.866    20.79   21.49
     741 SILK NK Blous,W   1.269     1.230     0.994     1.100     10.64     1.209     1.331     1.346     1.336    10.45   24.47

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     800 S/V Yarns         2.635     2.483     1.961     1.393    -28.97     2.635     2.220     1.925     1.915   -27.34   50.66
     810 S/V Woven Fabri   3.944     3.898     2.879     3.071      6.65     3.858     4.162     4.168     4.090     6.01   14.41
     832 Hosiery Slk/Veg   0.126     0.126     0.100     0.120     19.45     0.138     0.162     0.157     0.145     5.63    1.85
     833 S/V S-T CoatsMB   0.150     0.121     0.098     0.126     28.09     0.128     0.146     0.146     0.149    16.75    6.07
     834 S/VOth.CoatsM/B   0.075     0.103     0.075     0.101     35.54     0.094     0.123     0.127     0.129    36.97   10.61
     835 S/V Coats W/G     2.156     0.604     0.509     0.372    -27.00     0.828     0.430     0.451     0.466   -43.65    4.59
     836 S/V Dresses       1.073     1.879     1.679     2.450     45.90     1.940     2.655     2.651     2.650    36.61   12.07
     838 S/V K Shirts/Bl   0.326     0.339     0.273     0.297      8.67     0.340     0.363     0.363     0.363     6.71    1.43
     840 S/V Wov Shirts    1.099     0.974     0.815     1.063     30.45     0.962     1.190     1.212     1.222    27.00    4.13
     842 S/V Skirts        0.063     0.074     0.061     0.081     33.67     0.078     0.092     0.092     0.095    20.98    5.53
     845 Sweaters, Veg.    0.131     0.173     0.137     0.145      5.80     0.174     0.140     0.137     0.181     3.99    2.54
     847 S/V Trousers MB   0.272     0.314     0.261     0.417     59.68     0.314     0.461     0.467     0.470    49.78    1.12
     858 S/V Neckwear      0.128     0.118     0.094     0.090     -4.44     0.120     0.115     0.111     0.114    -5.10    9.22
     859 Oth. S/V Appare   2.568     2.780     2.018     1.869     -7.42     2.933     2.605     2.664     2.631   -10.32    1.88
     863 Towels Silk/Veg   0.207     0.329     0.273     0.193    -29.36     0.331     0.303     0.304     0.249   -24.88    2.01
     870 Luggage Silk/Ve   0.671     1.358     0.972     1.175     20.94     1.035     1.419     1.427     1.562    50.84    1.71
     871 HBags FGoods S/   0.248     0.412     0.199     0.287     43.96     0.264     0.479     0.497     0.499    89.33    3.17
     899 Other S/V Manuf  69.244    76.283    65.203    62.410     -4.28    69.551    72.000    73.420    73.489     5.66   15.46