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  ______________                          |                                     |                              December 1, 2017
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | GERMANY      |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         | Data through 10/2017 in Million SME |
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                           Calendar Years       Year-to-Date                 Year-Endings                             YE 10/2017
 Ctrl, Cat, Product        2015      2016    10/2016   10/2017  % Change   10/2016    8/2017    9/2017   10/2017  % Change % Share


Aggregations:
       0 Total           477.027   516.956   429.661   428.600     -0.25   498.418   526.759   517.516   515.895     3.51    0.80
       1 Apparel           4.084     3.483     3.249     3.497      7.65     3.547     3.502     3.593     3.731     5.19    0.01
       2 Non-Apparel     472.943   513.473   426.412   425.103     -0.31   494.871   523.257   513.923   512.164     3.49    1.37
      11 Yarns            48.697    39.786    33.469    35.653      6.52    39.507    42.380    42.023    41.970     6.23    1.39
      12 Fabrics         397.545   438.481   364.172   358.108     -1.67   423.970   444.020   434.515   432.417     1.99    3.51
      14 Made Ups / Misc  26.702    35.206    28.771    31.342      8.94    31.394    36.857    37.384    37.777    20.33    0.17
      30 Cotton Products  17.262    17.471    14.743    15.061      2.16    17.081    17.048    17.597    17.789     4.15    0.09
      31 Cotton Apparel    0.571     0.483     0.423     0.480     13.31     0.508     0.497     0.506     0.540     6.22    0.00
      32 Cot Non-Apparel  16.692    16.988    14.320    14.581      1.83    16.573    16.551    17.090    17.249     4.08    0.23
      40 Wool Products     1.750     1.467     1.238     1.360      9.82     1.476     1.635     1.648     1.588     7.60    0.66
      41 Wool Apparel      0.127     0.141     0.123     0.101    -17.61     0.138     0.110     0.113     0.119   -14.03    0.07
      42 Wool Non-Appare   1.624     1.326     1.115     1.258     12.84     1.338     1.525     1.535     1.469     9.84    1.99
      60 MMF Products    450.173   480.858   398.774   400.666      0.47   464.539   493.577   484.242   482.749     3.92    1.09
      61 MMF Apparel       3.293     2.764     2.625     2.837      8.06     2.805     2.804     2.885     2.975     6.08    0.02
      62 MMF Non-Apparel 446.880   478.094   396.149   397.829      0.42   461.734   490.774   481.358   479.774     3.91    1.64
      80 S and V Product   7.841    17.161    14.906    11.514    -22.76    15.323    14.499    14.029    13.769   -10.14    1.63
      81 S and V Apparel   0.094     0.095     0.077     0.080      2.92     0.096     0.092     0.090     0.097     1.57    0.03
      82 S and V Non-App   7.747    17.066    14.828    11.434    -22.89    15.227    14.407    13.940    13.672   -10.21    2.56

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     200 Yarns / Sew Thr   2.554     2.129     1.798     1.596    -11.19     2.229     2.053     2.036     1.928   -13.50    1.28
     201 Specialty Yarns   2.221     1.281     1.109     1.284     15.73     1.630     1.577     1.459     1.456   -10.68    0.29
     218 Fab, Color Yarn   0.518     0.751     0.649     0.746     14.87     0.849     0.659     0.750     0.848    -0.16    2.20
     220 Spec. Weave, Fa   0.558     0.659     0.525     0.947     80.47     0.612     1.056     1.063     1.081    76.65    1.00
     222 Knit Fabric      12.076    15.668    13.173     8.700    -33.96    15.272    11.694    11.447    11.195   -26.70    0.58
     223 Non-Woven Fabri 335.189   354.690   296.562   274.755     -7.35   346.757   345.812   333.832   332.882    -4.00    7.32
     226 Cheesecloth,Bat   0.573     1.103     1.046     0.784    -25.06     1.064     0.802     0.848     0.841   -20.97    0.55
     229 Special Fabric   33.572    53.635    42.091    63.758     51.48    47.451    73.101    75.880    75.302    58.70    2.37

Cotton:
     313 Cotton Sheeting   0.998     0.996     0.800     0.873      9.13     1.040     1.042     1.075     1.069     2.75    0.46
     317 Twill Fabric      1.462     0.649     0.630     0.259    -58.92     0.907     0.344     0.333     0.278   -69.40    0.48
     326 Sateen Fabric     0.447     0.325     0.294     0.265     -9.58     0.411     0.371     0.316     0.297   -27.66    1.62
     360 Pillowcases       0.055     0.044     0.038     0.042      8.97     0.047     0.038     0.046     0.048     0.64    0.03
     369 Oth. Cot. Manuf   3.846     3.872     3.195     4.548     42.35     3.685     4.769     4.908     5.225    41.78    0.14

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        0.574     0.254     0.236     0.397     68.33     0.296     0.443     0.469     0.415    40.43    1.69
     414 Oth Wool Fabric   0.870     0.894     0.754     0.723     -4.15     0.888     0.905     0.885     0.862    -2.92   10.10
     438 K Shirts,Blouse   0.003     0.007     0.007     0.004    -34.13     0.007     0.004     0.004     0.005   -32.70    0.02
     443 Wool Suits,M/B    0.009     0.017     0.014     0.018     24.59     0.016     0.022     0.020     0.020    25.38    0.15
     465 Floor Coverings   0.081     0.097     0.062     0.080     29.84     0.079     0.104     0.103     0.116    45.81    0.46

Man-Made Fiber:
     600 Text Fil Yarn     8.251     1.518     1.247     1.434     15.03     1.503     1.559     1.600     1.706    13.51    0.34
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn   33.931    33.234    28.126    30.094      7.00    32.792    35.428    35.265    35.202     7.35    2.83
     619 Poly Fil Fab      3.617     4.017     3.395     1.176    -65.34     3.477     2.300     2.032     1.799   -48.26    0.82
     620 Oth Synth Filam   2.812     1.226     1.049     1.684     60.58     1.289     1.812     1.897     1.861    44.38    0.15
     622 Glass Fabric      2.601     1.965     1.659     1.664      0.33     2.027     2.147     2.140     1.971    -2.78    1.58
     659 Oth. MMF App.     2.824     2.336     2.267     2.148     -5.21     2.366     2.060     2.124     2.218    -6.24    0.07
     665 Floor Coverings   0.624     1.607     1.317     1.654     25.59     1.449     1.830     1.910     1.944    34.17    0.95
     666 Other Furnishin   4.897     4.257     3.009     3.762     25.05     3.595     4.724     4.959     5.010    39.37    0.05
     669 Other MMF Manuf   8.753     7.714     5.823     9.192     57.85     6.686    10.427    10.900    11.083    65.77    0.27

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     899 Other S/V Manuf   7.375    16.922    14.701    11.289    -23.21    15.085    14.292    13.811    13.510   -10.44    3.34