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  ______________                          |                                     |                              February 5, 2019
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | _SUB-SAHARA  |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         | Data through 11/2018 in Million SME |
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                           Calendar Years       Year-to-Date                 Year-Endings                             YE 11/2018
 Ctrl, Cat, Product        2016      2017    11/2017   11/2018  % Change   11/2017    9/2018   10/2018   11/2018  % Change % Share


Aggregations:
       0 Total           281.201   287.054   261.265   309.917     18.62   285.771   323.863   325.719   335.707    17.47    0.49
       1 Apparel         261.602   270.378   246.350   294.802     19.67   269.378   306.159   307.996   318.829    18.36    1.15
       2 Non-Apparel      19.599    16.677    14.914    15.116      1.35    16.394    17.704    17.723    16.878     2.95    0.04
      11 Yarns             0.353     0.553     0.426     0.378    -11.28     0.442     0.520     0.564     0.505    14.20    0.01
      12 Fabrics          14.911     9.858     8.734     9.752     11.65     9.908    11.566    11.547    10.876     9.77    0.08
      14 Made Ups / Misc   4.334     6.265     5.755     4.986    -13.35     6.043     5.619     5.613     5.497    -9.05    0.02
      30 Cotton Products 109.745   109.866    99.961   120.665     20.71   107.687   125.525   126.150   130.570    21.25    0.68
      31 Cotton Apparel  108.984   108.954    99.079   119.763     20.88   106.769   124.633   125.244   129.638    21.42    1.13
      32 Cot Non-Apparel   0.761     0.912     0.882     0.902      2.28     0.918     0.891     0.907     0.932     1.61    0.01
      40 Wool Products     0.598     0.851     0.785     1.229     56.53     0.822     1.183     1.290     1.295    57.60    0.53
      41 Wool Apparel      0.193     0.270     0.262     0.816    210.89     0.279     0.672     0.753     0.823   194.57    0.49
      42 Wool Non-Appare   0.405     0.582     0.523     0.413    -20.94     0.542     0.510     0.537     0.472   -12.93    0.62
      60 MMF Products    169.725   175.794   160.005   187.557     17.22   176.738   196.525   197.690   203.347    15.06    0.43
      61 MMF Apparel     152.181   160.964   146.824   174.019     18.52   162.140   180.606   181.748   188.158    16.05    1.20
      62 MMF Non-Apparel  17.544    14.830    13.180    13.538      2.72    14.598    15.919    15.943    15.188     4.04    0.05
      80 S and V Product   1.133     0.543     0.514     0.466     -9.24     0.524     0.631     0.588     0.495    -5.55    0.05
      81 S and V Apparel   0.244     0.191     0.184     0.204     10.80     0.189     0.248     0.251     0.211    11.40    0.07
      82 S and V Non-App   0.889     0.352     0.330     0.262    -20.43     0.335     0.383     0.337     0.285   -15.09    0.04

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     222 Knit Fabric       2.600     1.871     1.871     0.077    -95.89     1.872     0.097     0.077     0.077   -95.89    0.00
     229 Special Fabric    9.344     7.114     6.027     9.047     50.11     7.174    10.789    10.811    10.134    41.26    0.27
     237 Playsuit,Sunsui   0.414     0.517     0.451     0.295    -34.50     0.507     0.309     0.338     0.361   -28.70    0.33
     239 Baby Garm / Acc   6.251     8.859     7.818     9.124     16.71     8.212     9.724     9.805    10.166    23.79    1.37

Cotton:
     335 W/G Cot. Coats    0.187     0.120     0.113     0.555    389.12     0.115     0.314     0.553     0.561   388.00    0.19
     336 Cotton Dresses    0.520     1.299     1.040     0.773    -25.68     1.073     1.034     1.016     1.032    -3.81    0.19
     338 Knit Shirts,MB    1.729     3.065     2.895     4.513     55.87     3.029     4.106     4.203     4.683    54.61    0.39
     339 W/G Knit Blouse   1.611     1.522     1.403     2.254     60.62     1.506     2.193     2.254     2.373    57.52    0.26
     340 N-Knt Shirts,MB  23.757    21.478    20.085    25.371     26.32    21.438    25.613    25.613    26.764    24.84    4.10
     341 W/G N-Knt Blous   2.148     1.804     1.716     1.812      5.56     1.823     1.812     1.849     1.900     4.19    1.01
     347 Cot.M/B Trouser  40.300    42.776    38.371    43.965     14.58    41.906    47.943    47.883    48.370    15.43    3.93
     348 W/G Slacks, etc  26.461    20.459    18.341    22.282     21.49    19.998    23.094    23.114    24.400    22.01    1.46
     351 Cot. Nghtwr/PJs   0.524     0.509     0.486     0.194    -59.98     0.599     0.189     0.203     0.218   -63.60    0.03
     352 Cotton Underwea   0.289     3.165     2.981     4.251     42.59     3.019     4.223     4.139     4.435    46.90    0.29
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    4.283     3.714     3.572     4.688     31.23     3.715     4.605     4.695     4.830    30.01    0.82

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        0.342     0.463     0.415     0.347    -16.31     0.428     0.423     0.458     0.395    -7.67    1.56
     432 Wool Hosiery      0.079     0.059     0.055     0.090     62.43     0.064     0.081     0.087     0.094    45.47    1.65
     438 K Shirts,Blouse   0.006     0.008     0.007     0.334   4374.71     0.008     0.263     0.329     0.334  4237.99    1.72
     445 Wool Sweater,MB   0.024     0.028     0.027     0.029      4.61     0.028     0.014     0.028     0.029     4.18    0.65
     446 Wool Sweater,WG   0.016     0.013     0.011     0.017     56.04     0.012     0.016     0.018     0.019    63.68    0.11
     447 Wool Trousers,M   0.016     0.099     0.099     0.218    120.80     0.105     0.179     0.177     0.218   108.16    1.66
     465 Floor Coverings   0.053     0.105     0.095     0.050    -47.36     0.101     0.070     0.060     0.061   -40.07    0.23

Man-Made Fiber:
     632 Hosiery           0.816     0.659     0.600     0.693     15.42     0.690     0.692     0.704     0.752     8.93    0.07
     633 Suit-Typ Coat,M   0.002     0.039     0.024     0.336   1287.73     0.024     0.280     0.336     0.351  1348.56    0.77
     634 Other Coats, MB   2.368     1.627     1.507     3.851    155.51     1.617     3.492     3.684     3.971   145.50    0.78
     635 Coats, W/G        2.543     2.022     1.908     2.752     44.24     2.344     2.152     2.620     2.866    22.29    0.48
     636 Dresses           1.134     1.912     1.902     1.298    -31.75     2.142     1.700     1.260     1.308   -38.91    0.09
     638 Knit Shirts, MB  59.526    62.114    56.751    63.506     11.90    62.495    68.082    68.110    68.869    10.20    4.99
     639 Knit Blouses,WG  19.566    22.659    20.837    19.612     -5.88    23.334    21.703    20.872    21.434    -8.14    1.44
     640 N-K Shirts, MB    2.169     2.770     2.550     4.545     78.25     2.575     4.129     4.415     4.765    85.09    2.98
     641 N-K Blouses, WG   3.312     4.468     4.085     3.820     -6.47     4.561     4.425     4.419     4.204    -7.84    1.03
     642 Skirts            3.184     1.021     1.002     0.378    -62.25     1.475     0.406     0.404     0.397   -73.08    0.35
     643 MMF Suits, M/B    0.000     0.090     0.090     0.000   -100.00     0.090     0.000     0.000     0.000  -100.00    0.00
     645 MMF M/B Sweater   0.096     0.595     0.491     0.907     84.82     0.491     0.968     1.006     1.011   105.98    5.53
     646 MMF Sweaters,WG   1.046     0.180     0.007     0.813  11586.28     0.007     0.276     0.273     0.986 14008.81    0.45
     647 Trousers,etc MB  15.576    16.610    15.143    20.802     37.37    16.545    20.803    21.373    22.270    34.60    3.31
     648 Slacks,etc. WG   28.490    32.081    29.102    31.960      9.82    31.625    32.696    33.724    34.939    10.48    4.07
     651 Nightwear/PJs     0.209     0.388     0.385     0.662     71.98     0.404     0.345     0.266     0.665    64.51    0.07
     652 M-MF Underwear    0.061     1.007     0.895     4.272    377.22     0.896     3.632     3.929     4.384   389.52    0.40
     659 Oth. MMF App.    11.349     9.457     8.501    12.416     46.05     9.665    13.262    12.831    13.372    38.35    0.39
     669 Other MMF Manuf   2.740     4.945     4.496     3.705    -17.60     4.740     4.239     4.224     4.154   -12.37    0.09

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     840 S/V Wov Shirts    0.095     0.044     0.044     0.111    149.96     0.044     0.138     0.139     0.111   149.87    0.38