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  ______________                          |                                     |                               October 2, 2017
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | NICARAG      |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         |  Data through  8/2017 in Million $  |
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                           Calendar Years       Year-to-Date                 Year-Endings                             YE  8/2017
 Ctrl, Cat, Product        2015      2016     8/2016    8/2017  % Change    8/2016    6/2017    7/2017    8/2017  % Change % Share


Aggregations:
       0 Total          1471.155  1473.170   972.461   990.509      1.86  1488.999  1480.777  1480.560  1491.218      0.15    1.43
       1 Apparel        1466.070  1471.911   971.331   988.947      1.81  1486.708  1479.710  1479.250  1489.526      0.19    1.87
       2 Non-Apparel       5.086     1.259     1.130     1.563     38.31     2.291     1.067     1.309     1.692    -26.13    0.01
      11 Yarns             0.003     0.003     0.003     0.004     35.45     0.003     0.002     0.002     0.004     35.45    0.00
      12 Fabrics           0.155     0.248     0.178     0.151    -15.24     0.215     0.324     0.243     0.221      2.98    0.00
      14 Made Ups / Mis    4.928     1.008     0.949     1.408     48.35     2.073     0.741     1.064     1.467    -29.22    0.01
      30 Cotton Product 1002.417   966.321   638.941   666.351      4.29   985.522   981.185   987.262   993.730      0.83    2.18
      31 Cotton Apparel 1002.278   966.081   638.770   666.199      4.29   985.314   980.860   987.016   993.510      0.83    2.66
      32 Cot Non-Appare    0.138     0.239     0.171     0.152    -11.32     0.208     0.326     0.245     0.220      5.44    0.00
      40 Wool Products     0.011     0.250     0.140     0.031    -77.95     0.149     0.263     0.193     0.141     -5.92    0.00
      41 Wool Apparel      0.011     0.194     0.140     0.030    -78.41     0.149     0.207     0.137     0.084    -43.75    0.00
      42 Wool Non-Appar    0.000     0.056     0.000     0.001       *       0.000     0.056     0.056     0.057       *      0.01
      60 MMF Products    463.824   503.156   330.076   323.961     -1.85   499.539   498.916   492.759   497.040     -0.50    0.95
      61 MMF Apparel     458.877   502.191   329.118   322.551     -2.00   497.456   498.230   491.751   495.625     -0.37    1.30
      62 MMF Non-Appare    4.947     0.964     0.958     1.410     47.12     2.082     0.685     1.008     1.416    -32.00    0.01
      80 S and V Produc    4.904     3.444     3.303     0.166    -94.97     3.788     0.413     0.346     0.307    -91.89    0.02
      81 S and V Appare    4.903     3.444     3.303     0.166    -94.97     3.788     0.413     0.346     0.307    -91.89    0.03
      82 S and V Non-Ap    0.001     0.000     0.000     0.000       *       0.000     0.000     0.000     0.000       *      0.00

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     239 Baby Garm / Ac    5.812     7.460     4.960     5.109      3.01     7.034     7.238     7.742     7.609      8.17    0.33

Cotton:
     334 Oth. Coats, MB    1.179     0.222     0.212     0.736    246.89     0.962     0.480     0.382     0.746    -22.50    0.11
     335 W/G Cot. Coats    1.781     2.257     1.072     3.821    256.35     1.902     3.566     4.324     5.006    163.18    0.59
     336 Cotton Dresses    0.735     0.733     0.591     0.604      2.22     1.165     0.823     0.746     0.746    -35.93    0.08
     338 Knit Shirts,MB  312.559   286.615   178.073   216.058     21.33   287.590   310.981   316.976   324.601     12.87    5.49
     339 W/G Knit Blous  301.084   306.180   216.588   228.054      5.29   307.836   315.976   318.240   317.646      3.19    6.25
     340 N-Knt Shirts,M   60.432    53.054    28.441    27.664     -2.73    54.909    52.767    53.772    52.278     -4.79    1.90
     341 W/G N-Knt Blou    1.258     1.362     0.749     1.624    116.69     1.281     1.942     2.129     2.236     74.56    0.20
     342 Cotton Skirts     0.599     0.926     0.887     0.208    -76.58     1.392     0.249     0.243     0.247    -82.24    0.11
     347 Cot.M/B Trouse  215.456   209.753   138.205   128.915     -6.72   216.935   201.114   199.623   200.463     -7.59    3.52
     348 W/G Slacks, et   83.452    75.980    56.634    35.530    -37.26    85.685    62.185    57.513    54.875    -35.96    0.93
     351 Cot. Nghtwr/PJ    0.259     0.174     0.161     0.191     18.68     0.263     0.180     0.217     0.204    -22.39    0.03
     352 Cotton Underwe   14.600    18.801    11.263    14.941     32.65    16.237    19.316    20.777    22.478     38.44    0.98
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    1.452     2.694     0.929     2.811    202.76     2.127     4.226     4.530     4.577    115.13    0.42

Man-Made Fiber:
     634 Other Coats, M   18.887    18.657    13.124     3.391    -74.16    21.832    13.372    10.037     8.924    -59.13    0.49
     635 Coats, W/G       12.226     8.327     6.833     1.955    -71.39    11.922     4.579     3.774     3.449    -71.07    0.17
     638 Knit Shirts, M  175.825   214.856   137.266   147.021      7.11   203.095   224.272   222.090   224.610     10.59    6.03
     639 Knit Blouses,W   91.379   101.414    65.667    57.252    -12.81    98.242    92.259    93.091    92.999     -5.34    1.77
     640 N-K Shirts, MB   13.437    10.643     7.948     6.694    -15.78    12.764     9.171     9.145     9.389    -26.44    1.71
     647 Trousers,etc M   79.064    85.081    57.212    63.295     10.63    84.860    89.402    89.429    91.163      7.43    3.79
     648 Slacks,etc. WG   15.939    12.579     7.499     7.904      5.39    13.301    12.744    12.774    12.983     -2.39    0.42
     649 Bras/Ot Bod Su   23.169    21.935    14.526    14.445     -0.56    21.020    22.722    22.160    21.854      3.97    0.86
     650 Dress Gown,Rob    2.446     2.910     1.410     2.569     82.24     2.392     4.118     4.070     4.070     70.11    1.02
     651 Nightwear/PJs     1.918     3.993     2.849     1.592    -44.11     4.148     2.854     2.732     2.737    -34.03    0.32
     652 M-MF Underwear    9.643     8.306     5.206     5.928     13.88     8.290     8.475     8.385     9.028      8.91    0.61
     659 Oth. MMF App.    12.266    11.490     8.211     8.645      5.29    13.380    12.057    11.701    11.924    -10.89    0.27

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     838 S/V K Shirts/B    3.931     3.008     2.994     0.003    -99.91     3.197     0.098     0.028     0.018    -99.45    0.01
     847 S/V Trousers M    0.971     0.431     0.305     0.163    -46.43     0.585     0.315     0.318     0.289    -50.56    0.12