_____________________________________
  ______________                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2018
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | AUSTRAL      |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         | Data through  9/2018 in Million SME |
                                          |_____________________________________|

                           Calendar Years       Year-to-Date                 Year-Endings                             YE  9/2018
 Ctrl, Cat, Product        2016      2017     9/2017    9/2018  % Change    9/2017    7/2018    8/2018    9/2018  % Change % Share


Aggregations:
       0 Total            27.072    39.701    28.129    27.861     -0.95    36.094    41.514    40.566    39.432     9.25    0.06
       1 Apparel           1.000     0.969     0.737     0.617    -16.31     0.907     0.896     0.869     0.848    -6.45    0.00
       2 Non-Apparel      26.072    38.732    27.392    27.244     -0.54    35.187    40.618    39.697    38.584     9.65    0.10
      11 Yarns             1.064     9.422     7.509     2.526    -66.37     8.219     7.953     5.187     4.439   -45.99    0.13
      12 Fabrics          24.434    27.934    19.005    22.937     20.69    25.982    30.358    32.219    31.866    22.64    0.24
      14 Made Ups / Misc   0.574     1.376     0.877     1.781    102.97     0.987     2.307     2.290     2.280   131.04    0.01
      30 Cotton Products   0.362     0.357     0.237     0.328     38.49     0.303     0.440     0.437     0.448    48.09    0.00
      31 Cotton Apparel    0.179     0.102     0.078     0.109     40.77     0.103     0.124     0.123     0.133    29.92    0.00
      32 Cot Non-Apparel   0.183     0.256     0.159     0.218     37.37     0.200     0.316     0.314     0.315    57.41    0.00
      40 Wool Products     0.379     0.261     0.242     0.206    -14.85     0.358     0.233     0.229     0.225   -36.96    0.09
      41 Wool Apparel      0.039     0.030     0.025     0.013    -50.34     0.030     0.030     0.029     0.017   -42.92    0.01
      42 Wool Non-Appare   0.341     0.232     0.217     0.194    -10.70     0.328     0.203     0.199     0.208   -36.42    0.27
      60 MMF Products     26.187    38.503    27.134    25.902     -4.54    34.871    39.299    38.380    37.272     6.89    0.08
      61 MMF Apparel       0.708     0.661     0.476     0.460     -3.43     0.607     0.683     0.660     0.645     6.19    0.00
      62 MMF Non-Apparel  25.480    37.842    26.658    25.443     -4.56    34.263    38.617    37.720    36.627     6.90    0.12
      80 S and V Product   0.143     0.579     0.516     1.424    175.91     0.563     1.542     1.520     1.486   163.91    0.16
      81 S and V Apparel   0.074     0.176     0.158     0.035    -77.86     0.167     0.059     0.057     0.053   -68.17    0.02
      82 S and V Non-App   0.069     0.403     0.359     1.389    287.49     0.396     1.483     1.463     1.433   261.86    0.23

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     222 Knit Fabric       0.454     0.863     0.513     0.903     76.11     0.631     1.163     1.213     1.253    98.52    0.07
     223 Non-Woven Fabri  17.833    18.767    12.580    17.032     35.38    17.714    21.719    23.265    23.219    31.07    0.48
     229 Special Fabric    6.049     8.103     5.777     4.783    -17.21     7.475     7.219     7.486     7.109    -4.90    0.19

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        0.271     0.173     0.173     0.151    -12.64     0.266     0.149     0.149     0.151   -43.18    0.60

Man-Made Fiber:
     604 Yarn>85% Synth.   0.000     0.000     0.000     2.297       *       0.000     2.006     2.297     2.297      *      1.17
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn    0.050     9.230     7.334     0.000   -100.00     7.334     5.702     2.646     1.896   -74.15    0.13

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     859 Oth. S/V Appare   0.015     0.138     0.123     0.023    -81.26     0.130     0.038     0.039     0.038   -70.52    0.03
     899 Other S/V Manuf   0.068     0.401     0.357     1.365    282.41     0.394     1.458     1.438     1.408   257.15    0.30