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  ______________                          |                                     |                               October 2, 2017
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | C RICA       |                         |    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            39.093    29.722    21.065    15.196    -27.86    32.737    25.517    24.360    23.854    -27.14    0.02
       1 Apparel          36.156    26.738    18.738    12.900    -31.16    29.622    22.381    21.332    20.900    -29.45    0.03
       2 Non-Apparel       2.937     2.984     2.327     2.296     -1.33     3.115     3.136     3.028     2.953     -5.18    0.01
      11 Yarns             1.998     1.737     1.420     1.693     19.21     1.822     2.082     2.017     2.010     10.31    0.16
      12 Fabrics           0.304     0.653     0.500     0.321    -35.87     0.718     0.572     0.550     0.474    -34.09    0.01
      14 Made Ups / Mis    0.635     0.594     0.407     0.283    -30.52     0.574     0.482     0.461     0.470    -18.14    0.00
      30 Cotton Product    0.560     0.941     0.684     0.298    -56.48     0.853     0.588     0.526     0.555    -35.00    0.00
      31 Cotton Apparel    0.544     0.827     0.571     0.296    -48.05     0.731     0.576     0.515     0.553    -24.31    0.00
      32 Cot Non-Appare    0.016     0.114     0.114     0.001    -98.79     0.122     0.012     0.011     0.001    -98.88    0.00
      40 Wool Products     2.337     3.242     2.071     1.520    -26.62     2.598     2.989     2.961     2.690      3.55    0.07
      41 Wool Apparel      2.330     3.242     2.071     1.520    -26.62     2.598     2.989     2.961     2.690      3.55    0.09
      42 Wool Non-Appar    0.007     0.000     0.000     0.000       *       0.000     0.000     0.000     0.000       *      0.00
      60 MMF Products     35.855    25.029    18.101    13.257    -26.76    29.038    21.488    20.435    20.185    -30.49    0.04
      61 MMF Apparel      32.945    22.172    15.897    10.962    -31.04    26.055    18.368    17.421    17.237    -33.84    0.05
      62 MMF Non-Appare    2.910     2.858     2.204     2.295      4.12     2.983     3.120     3.014     2.949     -1.15    0.02
      80 S and V Produc    0.341     0.510     0.209     0.122    -41.65     0.248     0.453     0.439     0.423     70.65    0.03
      81 S and V Appare    0.338     0.497     0.199     0.122    -38.87     0.238     0.449     0.435     0.420     76.00    0.04
      82 S and V Non-Ap    0.003     0.013     0.009     0.000   -100.00     0.009     0.004     0.003     0.003    -63.82    0.00

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     201 Specialty Yarn    1.925     1.711     1.394     1.682     20.64     1.796     2.058     1.993     1.999     11.29    0.85

Wool:
     433 Suit-Typ Ct,MB    1.034     1.322     0.769     0.826      7.42     0.984     1.443     1.492     1.379     40.10    0.36
     438 K Shirts,Blous    0.000     0.000     0.000     0.009       *       0.000     0.006     0.009     0.009       *      0.00

Man-Made Fiber:
     632 Hosiery           6.444     5.127     3.510     3.274     -6.73     5.569     5.087     4.905     4.891    -12.18    0.38
     659 Oth. MMF App.    14.128     6.435     6.079     0.727    -88.05     9.831     1.899     1.088     1.082    -88.99    0.02