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  ______________                          |                                     |                                  July 6, 2018
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | JAPAN        |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         | Data through  5/2018 in Million SME |
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                           Calendar Years       Year-to-Date                 Year-Endings                             YE  5/2018
 Ctrl, Cat, Product        2016      2017     5/2017    5/2018  % Change    5/2017    3/2018    4/2018    5/2018  % Change % Share


Aggregations:
       0 Total           295.713   307.167   125.002   129.493      3.59   295.631   311.906   310.380   311.657     5.42    0.47
       1 Apparel           3.406     4.233     1.556     1.962     26.10     3.778     4.726     4.655     4.640    22.81    0.02
       2 Non-Apparel     292.308   302.934   123.447   127.531      3.31   291.853   307.180   305.725   307.018     5.20    0.79
      11 Yarns            30.931    38.276    16.179    16.307      0.79    36.009    38.954    39.365    38.405     6.65    1.21
      12 Fabrics         257.304   260.377   105.535   109.014      3.30   251.851   263.488   261.822   263.856     4.77    2.10
      14 Made Ups / Misc   4.073     4.281     1.733     2.209     27.51     3.993     4.738     4.538     4.757    19.15    0.02
      30 Cotton Products  31.182    32.171    13.447    13.250     -1.47    31.805    31.887    31.540    31.974     0.53    0.17
      31 Cotton Apparel    2.042     2.697     0.986     1.210     22.74     2.252     2.862     2.854     2.921    29.69    0.03
      32 Cot Non-Apparel  29.140    29.474    12.462    12.040     -3.38    29.552    29.025    28.687    29.053    -1.69    0.39
      40 Wool Products     0.555     0.480     0.182     0.135    -26.07     0.536     0.447     0.435     0.432   -19.38    0.18
      41 Wool Apparel      0.189     0.197     0.053     0.042    -20.92     0.207     0.191     0.190     0.186   -10.02    0.11
      42 Wool Non-Appare   0.366     0.283     0.129     0.093    -28.21     0.329     0.256     0.245     0.246   -25.26    0.34
      60 MMF Products    263.579   273.870   111.120   115.777      4.19   262.824   278.934   277.670   278.527     5.98    0.61
      61 MMF Apparel       1.086     1.205     0.452     0.667     47.61     1.214     1.556     1.500     1.420    16.92    0.01
      62 MMF Non-Apparel 262.493   272.665   110.668   115.110      4.01   261.609   277.379   276.170   277.108     5.92    0.91
      80 S and V Product   0.398     0.646     0.253     0.330     30.59     0.466     0.637     0.735     0.723    55.21    0.08
      81 S and V Apparel   0.089     0.134     0.065     0.043    -33.87     0.104     0.117     0.111     0.112     7.77    0.04
      82 S and V Non-App   0.309     0.511     0.188     0.287     52.76     0.362     0.520     0.623     0.611    68.89    0.10

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     200 Yarns / Sew Thr   1.880     1.702     0.624     0.936     49.99     1.826     1.903     1.990     2.014    10.30    1.36
     201 Specialty Yarns   2.336     0.971     0.397     0.656     65.29     1.717     0.989     1.243     1.230   -28.34    0.23
     218 Fab, Color Yarn   1.235     1.204     0.495     0.333    -32.81     1.206     1.111     1.052     1.041   -13.67    3.23
     220 Spec. Weave, Fa   4.891     7.717     3.254     3.205     -1.51     7.251     7.273     7.552     7.668     5.75    7.68
     222 Knit Fabric       9.777     4.055     2.308     0.943    -59.13     8.907     3.025     2.883     2.690   -69.80    0.15
     223 Non-Woven Fabri 121.642   122.673    50.594    56.559     11.79   115.977   128.397   128.290   128.638    10.92    2.78
     225 Blue Denim Fab.   3.107     2.655     1.179     0.849    -28.00     2.800     2.456     2.272     2.325   -16.97    9.75
     229 Special Fabric   87.323    97.653    37.709    38.161      1.20    89.692    97.297    96.210    98.105     9.38    2.77

Cotton:
     313 Cotton Sheeting  11.288    10.426     4.294     4.319      0.58    10.366    10.689    10.502    10.451     0.82    4.58
     314 Poplin,Broadcl.   0.731     0.731     0.268     0.215    -19.59     0.701     0.696     0.688     0.678    -3.18    0.73
     317 Twill Fabric      1.231     0.680     0.305     0.330      8.41     1.051     0.678     0.673     0.706   -32.81    1.43
     333 Suit-Typ Coat,M   0.024     0.025     0.009     0.018    115.25     0.016     0.034     0.034     0.035   112.06    0.21
     347 Cot.M/B Trouser   0.605     0.680     0.244     0.259      6.05     0.649     0.670     0.669     0.695     7.07    0.06
     348 W/G Slacks, etc   0.348     0.786     0.295     0.419     41.68     0.574     0.888     0.914     0.909    58.54    0.05
     369 Oth. Cot. Manuf   1.380     1.567     0.672     0.971     44.44     1.508     1.788     1.713     1.866    23.69    0.05

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        0.130     0.119     0.055     0.025    -55.05     0.145     0.095     0.089     0.089   -38.58    0.37
     410 Wool Woven Fab.   0.077     0.109     0.056     0.027    -51.62     0.104     0.083     0.081     0.080   -23.56    0.97
     438 K Shirts,Blouse   0.029     0.033     0.004     0.002    -44.14     0.029     0.030     0.032     0.031     8.22    0.16
     446 Wool Sweater,WG   0.009     0.014     0.003     0.001    -66.02     0.011     0.013     0.013     0.012     8.52    0.08

Man-Made Fiber:
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn   24.607    34.780    14.757    14.280     -3.23    31.607    35.239    35.261    34.303     8.53    2.58
     618 Wov Artif Filam   0.881     0.989     0.380     0.314    -17.25     0.851     0.987     0.953     0.923     8.47    6.90
     619 Poly Fil Fab      2.652     2.029     0.914     0.721    -21.12     2.440     1.916     1.878     1.837   -24.72    0.88
     620 Oth Synth Filam   4.232     5.135     1.918     1.660    -13.45     4.479     4.940     5.003     4.877     8.88    0.40
     622 Glass Fabric      4.741     1.670     0.628     0.376    -40.08     3.150     1.503     1.416     1.419   -54.96    1.17
     659 Oth. MMF App.     0.475     0.724     0.312     0.212    -32.10     0.649     0.760     0.712     0.624    -3.86    0.02
     666 Other Furnishin   0.905     0.926     0.302     0.289     -4.29     0.894     0.944     0.913     0.913     2.12    0.01
     669 Other MMF Manuf   1.370     1.224     0.617     0.640      3.80     1.223     1.353     1.167     1.247     1.98    0.03

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     870 Luggage Silk/Ve   0.074     0.141     0.077     0.007    -90.55     0.142     0.101     0.086     0.071   -49.75    0.08