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  ______________                          |                                     |                                  July 6, 2018
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | _SUB-SAHARA  |                         |    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           281.202   287.650   112.004   133.163     18.89   284.306   301.102   310.711   308.809     8.62    0.47
       1 Apparel         261.603   270.986   105.947   126.158     19.08   265.061   283.301   292.581   291.198     9.86    1.07
       2 Non-Apparel      19.599    16.664     6.057     7.005     15.65    19.245    17.801    18.130    17.612    -8.49    0.05
      11 Yarns             0.353     0.553     0.238     0.159    -33.31     0.466     0.491     0.522     0.474     1.65    0.01
      12 Fabrics          14.911     9.861     3.915     4.755     21.46    13.754    11.047    11.336    10.701   -22.20    0.09
      14 Made Ups / Misc   4.334     6.249     1.904     2.091      9.81     5.024     6.263     6.272     6.436    28.11    0.03
      30 Cotton Products 109.745   109.900    44.064    51.459     16.78   108.760   114.721   118.361   117.295     7.85    0.62
      31 Cotton Apparel  108.984   109.003    43.811    51.113     16.67   108.029   113.756   117.391   116.305     7.66    1.01
      32 Cot Non-Apparel   0.761     0.897     0.253     0.346     37.02     0.731     0.965     0.970     0.990    35.45    0.01
      40 Wool Products     0.598     0.851     0.360     0.334     -7.19     0.763     0.758     0.803     0.825     8.26    0.34
      41 Wool Apparel      0.193     0.270     0.081     0.162    101.21     0.223     0.246     0.274     0.351    57.51    0.21
      42 Wool Non-Appare   0.405     0.582     0.279     0.171    -38.53     0.540     0.511     0.529     0.474   -12.09    0.65
      60 MMF Products    169.726   176.357    67.404    81.042     20.23   174.124   185.046   190.937   189.994     9.11    0.41
      61 MMF Apparel     152.183   161.524    61.941    74.735     20.65   156.609   169.103   174.707   174.317    11.31    1.14
      62 MMF Non-Apparel  17.544    14.833     5.462     6.306     15.45    17.515    15.943    16.230    15.677   -10.49    0.05
      80 S and V Product   1.133     0.543     0.177     0.329     85.46     0.659     0.578     0.610     0.694     5.40    0.08
      81 S and V Apparel   0.244     0.191     0.114     0.148     29.57     0.200     0.196     0.210     0.224    12.38    0.07
      82 S and V Non-App   0.889     0.352     0.063     0.181    186.13     0.459     0.382     0.400     0.470     2.36    0.08

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     222 Knit Fabric       2.600     1.871     1.025     0.061    -94.00     2.405     1.705     1.463     0.908   -62.26    0.05
     223 Non-Woven Fabri   2.674     0.376     0.241     0.292     21.11     2.214     0.258     0.292     0.427   -80.73    0.01
     229 Special Fabric    9.344     7.114     2.510     4.231     68.58     8.794     8.535     9.029     8.835     0.47    0.25
     237 Playsuit,Sunsui   0.414     0.517     0.429     0.168    -60.92     0.802     0.366     0.279     0.255   -68.16    0.24
     239 Baby Garm / Acc   6.251     8.859     3.198     4.067     27.17     6.859     9.490     9.857     9.728    41.84    1.28

Cotton:
     335 W/G Cot. Coats    0.187     0.120     0.010     0.170   1523.36     0.175     0.146     0.202     0.279    59.22    0.10
     336 Cotton Dresses    0.520     1.299     0.530     0.363    -31.54     0.848     1.213     1.256     1.132    33.54    0.21
     338 Knit Shirts,MB    1.729     3.089     1.016     1.221     20.22     1.958     3.173     3.287     3.295    68.24    0.28
     339 W/G Knit Blouse   1.611     1.522     0.741     1.089     46.94     1.598     1.749     1.897     1.870    17.00    0.21
     340 N-Knt Shirts,MB  23.757    21.492     7.563     9.901     30.92    22.668    22.527    23.656    23.831     5.13    3.64
     341 W/G N-Knt Blous   2.148     1.804     0.748     0.757      1.16     2.158     1.808     1.843     1.813   -16.01    0.93
     347 Cot.M/B Trouser  40.300    42.776    17.591    19.898     13.12    41.869    44.520    46.160    45.084     7.68    3.71
     348 W/G Slacks, etc  26.461    20.460     9.083     9.846      8.40    23.141    20.878    21.174    21.223    -8.29    1.27
     351 Cot. Nghtwr/PJs   0.524     0.509     0.165     0.091    -45.04     0.513     0.451     0.472     0.435   -15.19    0.06
     352 Cotton Underwea   0.289     3.175     1.108     2.125     91.76     1.284     4.441     4.308     4.192   226.49    0.27
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    4.283     3.714     1.586     1.867     17.73     3.929     3.718     3.832     3.995     1.68    0.69

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        0.342     0.463     0.233     0.152    -34.76     0.451     0.402     0.433     0.382   -15.37    1.60
     438 K Shirts,Blouse   0.006     0.008     0.000     0.007   1716.67     0.005     0.008     0.014     0.014   154.55    0.07
     440 NK Shirts,Blous   0.017     0.003     0.000     0.001    300.00     0.017     0.004     0.004     0.004   -78.14    0.30
     445 Wool Sweater,MB   0.024     0.028     0.000     0.000     29.03     0.024     0.028     0.028     0.028    17.87    0.62
     446 Wool Sweater,WG   0.016     0.013     0.001     0.002    113.92     0.014     0.013     0.013     0.014     1.26    0.09
     447 Wool Trousers,M   0.016     0.099     0.044     0.069     55.69     0.060     0.063     0.084     0.123   105.83    0.94

Man-Made Fiber:
     632 Hosiery           0.816     0.659     0.253     0.201    -20.60     0.760     0.630     0.609     0.607   -20.13    0.06
     634 Other Coats, MB   2.368     1.627     0.204     0.596    192.80     2.280     1.727     1.761     2.020   -11.43    0.42
     635 Coats, W/G        2.543     2.022     0.462     0.699     51.13     2.617     2.262     2.213     2.258   -13.69    0.42
     636 Dresses           1.134     1.913     0.518     0.263    -49.09     1.440     1.800     1.742     1.658    15.15    0.11
     638 Knit Shirts, MB  59.526    62.539    25.051    30.578     22.06    60.848    67.208    69.164    68.066    11.86    5.10
     639 Knit Blouses,WG  19.566    22.703     8.408     7.361    -12.46    21.139    21.342    22.332    21.655     2.44    1.45
     640 N-K Shirts, MB    2.169     2.770     1.465     2.517     71.75     2.842     2.710     3.718     3.822    34.46    2.49
     641 N-K Blouses, WG   3.313     4.467     1.692     1.781      5.24     3.704     4.359     4.509     4.556    22.99    1.09
     642 Skirts            3.184     1.021     0.960     0.357    -62.76     1.444     0.430     0.422     0.419   -71.00    0.38
     643 MMF Suits, M/B    0.000     0.090     0.060     0.000   -100.00     0.060     0.090     0.067     0.030   -49.18    0.19
     645 MMF M/B Sweater   0.096     0.595     0.000     0.083       *       0.090     0.678     0.678     0.678   651.09    3.85
     646 MMF Sweaters,WG   1.046     0.180     0.001     0.050   4664.71     1.045     0.229     0.229     0.229   -78.11    0.12
     647 Trousers,etc MB  15.576    16.685     7.569     9.928     31.17    15.650    18.295    18.799    19.044    21.69    2.84
     648 Slacks,etc. WG   28.490    32.083    12.502    13.337      6.67    31.208    32.759    32.969    32.917     5.48    3.89
     652 M-MF Underwear    0.061     1.007     0.008     0.738   9311.79     0.061     1.344     1.414     1.737  2754.92    0.16
     659 Oth. MMF App.    11.349     9.471     2.487     5.290    112.65    10.474    11.034    11.777    12.273    17.18    0.37
     669 Other MMF Manuf   2.740     4.945     1.485     1.623      9.31     3.847     4.985     5.010     5.083    32.13    0.12

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     840 S/V Wov Shirts    0.095     0.044     0.014     0.096    574.12     0.039     0.074     0.119     0.126   221.74    0.43