_____________________________________
  ______________                          |                                     |                             September 6, 2018
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | AUSTRAL      |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         | Data through  7/2018 in Million SME |
                                          |_____________________________________|

                           Calendar Years       Year-to-Date                 Year-Endings                             YE  7/2018
 Ctrl, Cat, Product        2016      2017     7/2017    7/2018  % Change    7/2017    5/2018    6/2018    7/2018  % Change % Share


Aggregations:
       0 Total            27.072    39.701    20.835    22.649      8.71    32.796    41.834    41.241    41.514    26.58    0.06
       1 Apparel           1.000     0.969     0.562     0.489    -12.98     0.914     0.883     0.919     0.896    -2.04    0.00
       2 Non-Apparel      26.072    38.732    20.273    22.160      9.31    31.882    40.951    40.323    40.619    27.40    0.10
      11 Yarns             1.064     9.422     3.703     2.233    -39.69     4.482     9.382     8.885     7.953    77.43    0.24
      12 Fabrics          24.434    27.934    15.789    18.214     15.36    26.379    30.352    30.248    30.358    15.09    0.24
      14 Made Ups / Misc   0.574     1.376     0.782     1.713    119.16     1.021     1.217     1.190     2.307   126.10    0.01
      30 Cotton Products   0.362     0.357     0.180     0.263     46.17     0.346     0.378     0.423     0.440    27.26    0.00
      31 Cotton Apparel    0.179     0.102     0.063     0.086     35.36     0.125     0.125     0.131     0.124    -0.74    0.00
      32 Cot Non-Apparel   0.183     0.256     0.116     0.177     52.05     0.221     0.254     0.291     0.316    43.09    0.00
      40 Wool Products     0.379     0.261     0.218     0.190    -13.20     0.372     0.237     0.237     0.233   -37.38    0.10
      41 Wool Apparel      0.039     0.030     0.008     0.008      2.57     0.020     0.033     0.032     0.030    52.16    0.02
      42 Wool Non-Appare   0.341     0.232     0.211     0.181    -13.79     0.352     0.204     0.205     0.203   -42.39    0.27
      60 MMF Products     26.187    38.503    20.004    20.800      3.98    31.574    40.826    40.243    39.299    24.47    0.08
      61 MMF Apparel       0.708     0.661     0.341     0.362      6.21     0.608     0.667     0.698     0.683    12.34    0.00
      62 MMF Non-Apparel  25.480    37.842    19.664    20.438      3.94    30.967    40.159    39.545    38.617    24.70    0.12
      80 S and V Product   0.143     0.579     0.432     1.396    222.96     0.504     0.392     0.339     1.542   205.79    0.17
      81 S and V Apparel   0.074     0.176     0.149     0.033    -78.10     0.162     0.058     0.057     0.059   -63.48    0.02
      82 S and V Non-App   0.069     0.403     0.283     1.363    382.05     0.342     0.334     0.282     1.483   333.50    0.24

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     222 Knit Fabric       0.454     0.863     0.438     0.738     68.48     0.622     1.066     1.051     1.163    87.11    0.06
     223 Non-Woven Fabri  17.833    18.767    10.577    13.529     27.91    18.449    21.494    21.939    21.719    17.73    0.46
     229 Special Fabric    6.049     8.103     4.686     3.802    -18.87     7.176     7.565     7.028     7.219     0.59    0.20

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        0.271     0.173     0.173     0.149    -13.91     0.286     0.145     0.149     0.149   -47.87    0.60

Man-Made Fiber:
     604 Yarn>85% Synth.   0.000     0.000     0.000     2.006       *       0.000     0.711     1.427     2.006      *      1.08
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn    0.050     9.230     3.528     0.000   -100.00     3.578     8.463     7.247     5.702    59.34    0.41

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     859 Oth. S/V Appare   0.015     0.138     0.122     0.022    -82.01     0.130     0.038     0.037     0.038   -70.50    0.03
     899 Other S/V Manuf   0.068     0.401     0.282     1.340    374.61     0.341     0.310     0.257     1.458   326.97    0.32