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  ______________                          |                                     |                                March 30, 2017
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | JAPAN        |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         | Data through  2/2017 in Million SME |
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                           Calendar Years       Year-to-Date                 Year-Endings                             YE  2/2017
 Ctrl, Cat, Product        2015      2016     2/2016    2/2017  % Change    2/2016   12/2016    1/2017    2/2017  % Change % Share


Aggregations:
       0 Total           290.064   297.765    47.736    44.232     -7.34   301.653   297.765   299.308   294.261    -2.45    0.47
       1 Apparel           3.168     3.372     0.469     0.596     27.10     3.190     3.372     3.402     3.499     9.70    0.01
       2 Non-Apparel     286.895   294.394    47.267    43.636     -7.68   298.463   294.394   295.906   290.763    -2.58    0.81
      11 Yarns            42.126    31.034     4.092     4.988     21.90    39.070    31.034    31.873    31.930   -18.28    1.06
      12 Fabrics         240.075   259.229    42.528    38.172    -10.24   254.629   259.229   260.112   254.874     0.10    2.02
      14 Made Ups / Misc   4.695     4.130     0.647     0.476    -26.49     4.764     4.130     3.920     3.959   -16.89    0.02
      30 Cotton Products  30.473    31.207     4.033     4.374      8.45    31.392    31.207    31.314    31.548     0.50    0.17
      31 Cotton Apparel    1.560     2.009     0.306     0.436     42.75     1.571     2.009     2.052     2.140    36.18    0.02
      32 Cot Non-Apparel  28.912    29.198     3.728     3.938      5.64    29.820    29.198    29.262    29.408    -1.38    0.41
      40 Wool Products     0.510     0.567     0.087     0.067    -22.37     0.557     0.567     0.591     0.547    -1.69    0.21
      41 Wool Apparel      0.172     0.189     0.016     0.027     67.87     0.170     0.189     0.202     0.200    17.29    0.10
      42 Wool Non-Appare   0.338     0.378     0.071     0.040    -42.97     0.386     0.378     0.388     0.348   -10.06    0.46
      60 MMF Products    258.629   265.593    43.581    39.710     -8.88   269.295   265.593   266.981   261.722    -2.81    0.61
      61 MMF Apparel       1.343     1.084     0.132     0.111    -15.54     1.359     1.084     1.058     1.064   -21.71    0.01
      62 MMF Non-Apparel 257.286   264.508    43.449    39.599     -8.86   267.936   264.508   265.923   260.658    -2.72    0.93
      80 S and V Product   0.452     0.399     0.035     0.081    128.71     0.410     0.399     0.423     0.444     8.42    0.05
      81 S and V Apparel   0.093     0.089     0.015     0.022     39.42     0.089     0.089     0.091     0.095     7.10    0.03
      82 S and V Non-App   0.359     0.310     0.020     0.060    197.84     0.321     0.310     0.333     0.349     8.79    0.07

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     200 Yarns / Sew Thr   0.963     1.972     0.295     0.219    -25.67     1.124     1.972     2.040     1.897    68.69    1.39
     201 Specialty Yarns   3.937     2.336     0.329     0.189    -42.72     3.569     2.336     2.248     2.195   -38.50    0.44
     218 Fab, Color Yarn   1.660     1.235     0.240     0.130    -45.70     1.649     1.235     1.139     1.125   -31.76    2.82
     220 Spec. Weave, Fa   1.163     4.907     0.120     0.939    685.43     1.195     4.907     5.460     5.726   378.95    5.03
     222 Knit Fabric      10.059    15.287     1.852     1.197    -35.33    11.260    15.287    15.050    14.633    29.96    0.65
     223 Non-Woven Fabri 116.715   117.960    20.942    17.050    -18.58   123.072   117.960   117.844   114.069    -7.32    2.52
     225 Blue Denim Fab.   3.392     3.107     0.524     0.466    -11.12     3.393     3.107     3.091     3.049   -10.15   11.29
     229 Special Fabric   74.409    87.364    14.425    15.007      4.04    80.223    87.364    88.562    87.947     9.63    2.86

Cotton:
     313 Cotton Sheeting  14.635    11.290     1.584     1.446     -8.73    14.985    11.290    11.048    11.152   -25.58    4.80
     314 Poplin,Broadcl.   0.978     0.731     0.077     0.097     24.73     0.969     0.731     0.745     0.751   -22.56    0.73
     315 Printcloth Fab.   1.634     1.185     0.278     0.125    -54.81     1.669     1.185     1.140     1.033   -38.11    3.52
     317 Twill Fabric      1.157     1.231     0.192     0.051    -73.15     1.211     1.231     1.201     1.091    -9.96    1.71
     326 Sateen Fabric     0.199     0.367     0.065     0.035    -45.64     0.251     0.367     0.379     0.337    34.11    1.55
     333 Suit-Typ Coat,M   0.031     0.024     0.011     0.004    -61.28     0.035     0.024     0.023     0.017   -49.82    0.13
     347 Cot.M/B Trouser   0.457     0.605     0.094     0.140     49.30     0.438     0.605     0.599     0.651    48.76    0.05
     369 Oth. Cot. Manuf   1.414     1.419     0.239     0.212    -11.10     1.545     1.419     1.328     1.392    -9.90    0.04

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        0.126     0.130     0.021     0.016    -22.59     0.140     0.130     0.132     0.125   -10.40    0.48
     410 Wool Woven Fab.   0.136     0.077     0.006     0.020    247.07     0.136     0.077     0.089     0.091   -33.02    1.14
     414 Oth Wool Fabric   0.056     0.147     0.040     0.002    -94.11     0.093     0.147     0.141     0.109    17.56    1.17
     438 K Shirts,Blouse   0.018     0.029     0.002     0.001    -61.43     0.019     0.029     0.029     0.028    46.44    0.12

Man-Made Fiber:
     600 Text Fil Yarn     1.063     1.806     0.636     0.068    -89.28     1.698     1.806     1.525     1.239   -27.05    0.24
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn   35.791    24.608     2.777     4.479     61.28    32.267    24.608    25.759    26.310   -18.46    2.29
     618 Wov Artif Filam   0.891     0.881     0.164     0.137    -16.51     0.948     0.881     0.827     0.854    -9.87    4.69
     619 Poly Fil Fab      2.993     2.653     0.347     0.266    -23.28     3.093     2.653     2.607     2.573   -16.82    0.99
     620 Oth Synth Filam   3.989     4.243     0.702     0.695     -1.02     4.430     4.243     4.255     4.235    -4.39    0.34
     622 Glass Fabric      4.009     4.752     0.715     0.254    -64.45     4.030     4.752     4.713     4.290     6.46    3.63
     659 Oth. MMF App.     0.815     0.481     0.039     0.047     21.83     0.813     0.481     0.477     0.489   -39.89    0.01
     666 Other Furnishin   1.189     0.924     0.089     0.099     11.07     1.149     0.924     0.958     0.933   -18.76    0.01
     669 Other MMF Manuf   1.766     1.370     0.290     0.117    -59.61     1.772     1.370     1.204     1.197   -32.45    0.03

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     800 S/V Yarns         0.134     0.002     0.000     0.004       *       0.133     0.002     0.005     0.006   -95.69    0.13
     870 Luggage Silk/Ve   0.023     0.074     0.003     0.027    905.99     0.025     0.074     0.085     0.099   291.50    0.20