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  ______________                          |                                     |                              December 1, 2017
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | DOM REP      |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         |  Data through 10/2017 in Million $  |
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                           Calendar Years       Year-to-Date                 Year-Endings                             YE 10/2017
 Ctrl, Cat, Product        2015      2016    10/2016   10/2017  % Change   10/2016    8/2017    9/2017   10/2017  % Change % Share


Aggregations:
       0 Total           804.909   796.082   655.824   628.767     -4.13   781.513   781.223   765.713   769.025     -1.60    0.73
       1 Apparel         793.747   786.433   647.342   621.253     -4.03   770.507   773.278   757.391   760.345     -1.32    0.95
       2 Non-Apparel      11.162     9.649     8.482     7.514    -11.42    11.006     7.945     8.322     8.680    -21.13    0.03
      11 Yarns             0.017     1.450     1.450     0.003    -99.80     1.450     0.006     0.006     0.003    -99.80    0.00
      12 Fabrics           1.182     2.455     2.110     1.851    -12.27     2.280     2.159     2.325     2.196     -3.70    0.04
      14 Made Ups / Mis    9.962     5.744     4.922     5.660     14.98     7.276     5.781     5.992     6.482    -10.92    0.04
      30 Cotton Product  398.725   428.656   346.977   334.285     -3.66   411.548   420.890   413.153   415.965      1.07    0.91
      31 Cotton Apparel  398.425   428.213   346.587   333.280     -3.84   411.083   419.952   411.997   414.906      0.93    1.11
      32 Cot Non-Appare    0.300     0.444     0.390     1.005    157.75     0.465     0.937     1.156     1.059    127.77    0.01
      40 Wool Products    52.411    35.583    33.127    24.555    -25.88    35.362    30.869    27.067    27.011    -23.62    0.68
      41 Wool Apparel     52.337    35.460    33.012    24.430    -26.00    35.242    30.705    26.930    26.878    -23.73    0.92
      42 Wool Non-Appar    0.074     0.123     0.115     0.125      8.59     0.121     0.165     0.137     0.133     10.11    0.01
      60 MMF Products    352.795   330.957   275.079   269.058     -2.19   333.677   328.421   324.454   324.936     -2.62    0.60
      61 MMF Apparel     342.047   321.910   267.132   262.978     -1.56   323.305   321.815   317.666   317.756     -1.72    0.82
      62 MMF Non-Appare   10.747     9.047     7.947     6.081    -23.49    10.372     6.605     6.788     7.180    -30.78    0.05
      80 S and V Produc    0.978     0.886     0.641     0.868     35.48     0.926     1.044     1.038     1.113     20.21    0.07
      81 S and V Appare    0.938     0.850     0.611     0.565     -7.55     0.878     0.806     0.798     0.804     -8.37    0.07
      82 S and V Non-Ap    0.041     0.036     0.030     0.304    910.42     0.048     0.238     0.241     0.309    537.34    0.05

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     223 Non-Woven Fabr    0.849     0.801     0.636     0.445    -30.05     0.731     0.625     0.615     0.610    -16.58    0.04
     229 Special Fabric    0.225     1.417     1.280     1.090    -14.81     1.335     1.156     1.360     1.228     -8.05    0.08

Cotton:
     333 Suit-Typ Coat,    0.434     0.370     0.156     0.318    103.56     0.513     0.550     0.556     0.532      3.78    0.51
     335 W/G Cot. Coats    0.315     1.108     0.717     0.467    -34.83     0.808     1.329     1.078     0.859      6.24    0.10
     338 Knit Shirts,MB  147.103   146.693   120.316   111.453     -7.37   146.301   140.616   136.116   137.829     -5.79    2.30
     339 W/G Knit Blous   17.613    17.789    15.451    14.532     -5.94    19.038    16.521    16.714    16.870    -11.39    0.33
     340 N-Knt Shirts,M   11.086    10.063     8.380    10.846     29.43    10.024    12.044    12.277    12.529     24.99    0.46
     347 Cot.M/B Trouse   25.002    17.519    14.533    10.904    -24.97    18.317    15.158    14.280    13.890    -24.17    0.24
     348 W/G Slacks, et    2.227     2.149     1.662     2.093     25.95     2.001     2.367     2.478     2.581     28.94    0.04
     349 Bras, & other     0.074     0.061     0.047     1.795   3687.67     0.074     1.716     1.787     1.808   2337.90    1.41
     352 Cotton Underwe  183.105   221.415   176.799   172.092     -2.66   203.642   218.086   215.184   216.708      6.42    9.43
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    7.272     7.644     5.781     5.590     -3.30     6.809     7.819     7.779     7.453      9.45    0.68

Wool:
     434 Oth. Coats, M/   16.236     9.507     7.843     6.256    -20.23     9.456     9.430     7.909     7.920    -16.24    5.29
     435 W/G Coats, Woo   34.389    24.303    23.814    16.860    -29.20    24.042    19.673    17.317    17.349    -27.84    4.69
     440 NK Shirts,Blou    0.310     0.290     0.244     0.100    -59.24     0.345     0.164     0.155     0.145    -57.89    0.76
     447 Wool Trousers,    0.836     0.811     0.652     0.770     18.11     0.812     0.902     0.978     0.929     14.41    0.37

Man-Made Fiber:
     633 Suit-Typ Coat,    4.881     3.892     3.280     2.248    -31.47     4.220     3.137     3.157     2.860    -32.22    1.73
     634 Other Coats, M    3.006     1.913     1.573     2.302     46.40     2.039     2.350     2.290     2.643     29.62    0.14
     635 Coats, W/G        7.819     7.088     6.013     6.262      4.15     7.278     7.679     7.363     7.337      0.81    0.37
     636 Dresses           2.203     2.867     2.347     1.411    -39.91     2.645     2.032     2.028     1.930    -27.04    0.06
     638 Knit Shirts, M   35.098    36.397    32.251    32.212     -0.12    39.245    36.722    35.007    36.358     -7.36    0.96
     639 Knit Blouses,W   17.117    24.707    21.198    23.609     11.37    23.953    27.303    27.130    27.118     13.21    0.51
     640 N-K Shirts, MB   20.846    16.590    13.377    12.928     -3.35    16.905    16.820    16.361    16.142     -4.52    2.90
     641 N-K Blouses, W    5.748     5.362     4.493     4.596      2.29     5.359     5.121     5.125     5.465      1.98    0.27
     642 Skirts            5.359     5.708     5.296     4.810     -9.17     5.793     5.163     5.231     5.223     -9.84    1.08
     643 MMF Suits, M/B    3.214     4.480     3.299     3.908     18.46     4.085     4.110     4.496     5.089     24.59    7.14
     647 Trousers,etc M   33.579    33.770    27.255    25.461     -6.58    33.586    34.401    32.604    31.977     -4.79    1.29
     648 Slacks,etc. WG   12.408    11.693    10.302     9.295     -9.78    11.674    10.948    10.612    10.685     -8.47    0.34
     649 Bras/Ot Bod Su  112.372   100.650    80.820    77.044     -4.67    98.952    97.839    97.834    96.874     -2.10    3.78
     650 Dress Gown,Rob    1.671     0.983     0.960     0.112    -88.33     1.077     0.179     0.132     0.135    -87.44    0.03
     652 M-MF Underwear   34.483    27.740    23.113    17.160    -25.76    28.381    22.464    22.139    21.788    -23.23    1.47
     659 Oth. MMF App.    41.112    37.568    31.166    39.300     26.10    37.625    45.025    45.615    45.702     21.47    1.02
     666 Other Furnishi    5.965     3.238     2.597     2.876     10.77     4.215     3.275     3.280     3.518    -16.54    0.08
     669 Other MMF Manu    0.530     0.740     0.613     0.712     16.20     0.696     0.815     0.840     0.840     20.69    0.07

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     859 Oth. S/V Appar    0.509     0.438     0.367     0.261    -28.79     0.419     0.340     0.326     0.332    -20.77    0.15