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  ______________                          |                                     |                               October 2, 2017
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | GERMANY      |                         |    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           477.027   516.916   341.828   351.644      2.87   486.652   528.293   526.829   526.732     8.24    0.83
       1 Apparel           4.084     3.483     2.680     2.700      0.73     3.686     3.576     3.564     3.502    -5.00    0.01
       2 Non-Apparel     472.943   513.434   339.148   348.944      2.89   482.966   524.717   523.265   523.230     8.34    1.43
      11 Yarns            48.697    39.786    26.677    29.230      9.57    38.456    40.949    40.446    42.339    10.10    1.41
      12 Fabrics         397.545   438.442   288.439   294.039      1.94   412.247   447.288   446.410   444.042     7.71    3.62
      14 Made Ups / Misc  26.702    35.206    24.032    25.676      6.84    32.263    36.479    36.409    36.849    14.21    0.17
      30 Cotton Products  17.262    17.471    11.732    11.309     -3.61    16.769    17.067    16.808    17.048     1.67    0.09
      31 Cotton Apparel    0.571     0.483     0.341     0.355      3.98     0.504     0.573     0.562     0.497    -1.37    0.00
      32 Cot Non-Apparel  16.692    16.988    11.391    10.954     -3.83    16.265    16.494    16.246    16.551     1.76    0.23
      40 Wool Products     1.750     1.467     0.946     1.113     17.59     1.521     1.642     1.661     1.633     7.35    0.65
      41 Wool Apparel      0.127     0.141     0.098     0.068    -30.88     0.151     0.131     0.126     0.110   -27.01    0.06
      42 Wool Non-Appare   1.624     1.326     0.848     1.045     23.21     1.370     1.511     1.535     1.523    11.13    2.07
      60 MMF Products    450.173   480.818   316.329   329.064      4.03   452.387   495.034   494.293   493.552     9.10    1.13
      61 MMF Apparel       3.293     2.764     2.177     2.217      1.83     2.929     2.773     2.780     2.804    -4.28    0.02
      62 MMF Non-Apparel 446.880   478.054   314.152   326.847      4.04   449.458   492.261   491.513   490.749     9.19    1.71
      80 S and V Product   7.841    17.161    12.821    10.159    -20.76    15.976    14.550    14.068    14.499    -9.24    1.76
      81 S and V Apparel   0.094     0.095     0.064     0.060     -5.31     0.103     0.099     0.096     0.092   -10.84    0.03
      82 S and V Non-App   7.747    17.066    12.757    10.099    -20.84    15.873    14.451    13.971    14.407    -9.23    2.79

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     200 Yarns / Sew Thr   2.554     2.129     1.300     1.223     -5.87     2.192     2.005     2.044     2.053    -6.36    1.36
     201 Specialty Yarns   2.221     1.281     0.913     1.209     32.33     1.739     1.463     1.471     1.577    -9.35    0.32
     218 Fab, Color Yarn   0.518     0.751     0.640     0.548    -14.30     0.900     0.691     0.643     0.659   -26.75    1.67
     220 Spec. Weave, Fa   0.558     0.659     0.413     0.811     96.24     0.660     0.995     1.054     1.056    60.11    0.96
     222 Knit Fabric      12.076    15.668    10.739     6.765    -37.01    15.183    11.800    11.779    11.694   -22.98    0.59
     223 Non-Woven Fabri 335.189   354.690   235.406   226.528     -3.77   341.087   352.362   351.954   345.812     1.39    7.65
     226 Cheesecloth,Bat   0.573     1.103     0.900     0.599    -33.44     1.052     0.884     0.804     0.802   -23.77    0.53
     229 Special Fabric   33.572    53.596    32.257    51.762     60.47    41.328    69.552    69.307    73.101    76.88    2.35

Cotton:
     313 Cotton Sheeting   0.998     0.996     0.600     0.646      7.68     0.985     0.975     1.002     1.042     5.80    0.44
     317 Twill Fabric      1.462     0.649     0.537     0.233    -56.59     1.036     0.317     0.322     0.344   -66.76    0.57
     326 Sateen Fabric     0.447     0.325     0.185     0.231     24.88     0.325     0.306     0.355     0.371    14.18    2.04
     360 Pillowcases       0.055     0.044     0.020     0.014    -30.28     0.046     0.047     0.042     0.038   -17.61    0.02
     369 Oth. Cot. Manuf   3.846     3.872     2.585     3.482     34.67     3.919     4.657     4.721     4.769    21.67    0.13

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        0.574     0.254     0.163     0.352    115.82     0.329     0.401     0.445     0.443    34.66    1.80
     414 Oth Wool Fabric   0.870     0.894     0.575     0.585      1.67     0.857     0.943     0.929     0.903     5.36   10.33
     438 K Shirts,Blouse   0.003     0.007     0.005     0.002    -54.32     0.007     0.007     0.005     0.004   -35.86    0.02
     443 Wool Suits,M/B    0.009     0.017     0.010     0.015     50.31     0.016     0.018     0.020     0.022    34.85    0.15
     465 Floor Coverings   0.081     0.097     0.053     0.060     12.45     0.087     0.101     0.097     0.104    19.30    0.42

Man-Made Fiber:
     600 Text Fil Yarn     8.251     1.518     1.095     1.136      3.68     1.833     1.432     1.464     1.559   -14.98    0.31
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn   33.931    33.234    22.444    24.597      9.59    31.294    34.263    33.622    35.387    13.08    2.92
     619 Poly Fil Fab      3.617     4.017     2.801     1.084    -61.29     3.413     2.930     2.693     2.300   -32.61    1.02
     620 Oth Synth Filam   2.812     1.226     0.868     1.480     70.49     1.465     1.465     1.583     1.838    25.49    0.15
     622 Glass Fabric      2.601     1.965     1.209     1.389     14.89     1.913     2.103     2.035     2.145    12.12    1.77
     659 Oth. MMF App.     2.824     2.336     1.907     1.631    -14.50     2.532     2.101     2.029     2.060   -18.63    0.06
     665 Floor Coverings   0.624     1.607     0.977     1.191     21.94     1.211     1.841     1.893     1.822    50.46    0.93
     666 Other Furnishin   4.897     4.257     2.561     3.028     18.22     3.960     4.428     4.599     4.724    19.28    0.05
     669 Other MMF Manuf   8.753     7.714     4.746     7.459     57.16     6.483    10.469    10.600    10.427    60.83    0.26

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     870 Luggage Silk/Ve   0.076     0.074     0.062     0.043    -30.76     0.106     0.096     0.052     0.055   -48.33    0.09
     899 Other S/V Manuf   7.375    16.922    12.643    10.013    -20.81    15.687    14.289    13.858    14.292    -8.89    3.58