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  ______________                          |                                     |                               October 2, 2017
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | DOM REP      |                         |    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           804.909   796.082   517.178   502.317     -2.87   789.318   781.618   781.845   781.221     -1.03    0.75
       1 Apparel         793.747   786.433   509.834   496.677     -2.58   777.339   773.028   772.742   773.276     -0.52    0.97
       2 Non-Apparel      11.162     9.649     7.344     5.640    -23.20    11.979     8.590     9.103     7.945    -33.67    0.03
      11 Yarns             0.017     1.450     1.447     0.003    -99.80     1.447     1.442     1.444     0.006    -99.61    0.00
      12 Fabrics           1.182     2.455     1.694     1.398    -17.46     2.172     2.075     2.136     2.159     -0.62    0.04
      14 Made Ups / Mis    9.962     5.744     4.202     4.239      0.87     8.359     5.073     5.524     5.781    -30.85    0.03
      30 Cotton Product  398.725   428.656   272.293   264.526     -2.85   404.576   413.438   416.270   420.890      4.03    0.92
      31 Cotton Apparel  398.425   428.213   272.086   263.826     -3.04   404.254   412.520   415.355   419.952      3.88    1.12
      32 Cot Non-Appare    0.300     0.444     0.206     0.700    239.10     0.322     0.918     0.915     0.937    191.39    0.01
      40 Wool Products    52.411    35.583    23.383    18.670    -20.16    40.100    33.432    32.903    30.870    -23.02    0.76
      41 Wool Apparel     52.337    35.460    23.303    18.548    -20.40    40.006    33.312    32.735    30.705    -23.25    1.02
      42 Wool Non-Appar    0.074     0.123     0.080     0.121     51.89     0.094     0.119     0.169     0.165     75.56    0.02
      60 MMF Products    352.795   330.957   220.944   218.404     -1.15   343.710   333.888   331.762   328.417     -4.45    0.63
      61 MMF Apparel     342.047   321.910   213.917   213.818     -0.05   332.200   326.433   323.905   321.812     -3.13    0.84
      62 MMF Non-Appare   10.747     9.047     7.027     4.586    -34.74    11.509     7.455     7.857     6.605    -42.61    0.05
      80 S and V Produc    0.978     0.886     0.558     0.717     28.37     0.932     0.860     0.910     1.044     12.05    0.06
      81 S and V Appare    0.938     0.850     0.528     0.484     -8.33     0.878     0.762     0.747     0.806     -8.13    0.07
      82 S and V Non-Ap    0.041     0.036     0.030     0.232    673.65     0.054     0.098     0.162     0.238    338.75    0.04

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     223 Non-Woven Fabr    0.849     0.801     0.529     0.354    -33.16     0.895     0.641     0.610     0.625    -30.16    0.05
     229 Special Fabric    0.225     1.417     1.074     0.813    -24.31     1.164     1.144     1.190     1.156     -0.70    0.08

Cotton:
     333 Suit-Typ Coat,    0.434     0.370     0.132     0.312    136.11     0.494     0.535     0.563     0.550     11.26    0.55
     335 W/G Cot. Coats    0.315     1.108     0.186     0.407    118.73     0.339     1.310     1.267     1.329    292.04    0.16
     338 Knit Shirts,MB  147.103   146.693    94.364    88.288     -6.44   149.701   142.095   142.203   140.616     -6.07    2.38
     339 W/G Knit Blous   17.613    17.789    11.991    10.723    -10.57    18.382    16.003    16.453    16.521    -10.12    0.33
     340 N-Knt Shirts,M   11.086    10.063     6.888     8.869     28.77    10.139    11.318    11.740    12.044     18.79    0.44
     341 W/G N-Knt Blou    3.100     2.224     1.824     1.772     -2.87     2.911     2.053     2.133     2.172    -25.39    0.19
     347 Cot.M/B Trouse   25.002    17.519    12.278     9.917    -19.23    19.804    15.796    15.318    15.157    -23.46    0.27
     348 W/G Slacks, et    2.227     2.149     1.252     1.469     17.35     2.107     2.087     2.186     2.367     12.31    0.04
     349 Bras, & other     0.074     0.061     0.038     1.693   4338.31     0.069     1.233     1.620     1.716   2387.61    1.29
     352 Cotton Underwe  183.105   221.415   138.326   134.997     -2.41   192.861   210.284   212.135   218.086     13.08    9.48
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    7.272     7.644     4.229     4.403      4.13     6.461     8.308     8.124     7.819     21.01    0.72

Wool:
     434 Oth. Coats, M/   16.236     9.507     4.772     4.695     -1.61    10.492     9.357     9.539     9.430    -10.12    5.94
     435 W/G Coats, Woo   34.389    24.303    17.454    12.824    -26.53    27.746    22.619    21.780    19.673    -29.10    5.13
     440 NK Shirts,Blou    0.310     0.290     0.216     0.090    -58.39     0.404     0.224     0.165     0.164    -59.43    0.87
     447 Wool Trousers,    0.836     0.811     0.512     0.603     17.77     0.820     0.662     0.770     0.902     10.03    0.36

Man-Made Fiber:
     633 Suit-Typ Coat,    4.881     3.892     2.682     1.926    -28.18     4.758     2.988     2.951     3.137    -34.08    1.95
     635 Coats, W/G        7.819     7.088     4.404     4.995     13.44     7.460     7.598     7.639     7.679      2.95    0.38
     636 Dresses           2.203     2.867     2.038     1.204    -40.94     2.688     2.091     1.968     2.032    -24.39    0.06
     638 Knit Shirts, M   35.098    36.397    24.298    24.610      1.28    38.468    40.567    38.655    36.708     -4.58    0.99
     639 Knit Blouses,W   17.117    24.707    16.632    19.229     15.61    22.458    26.463    27.053    27.303     21.58    0.52
     640 N-K Shirts, MB   20.846    16.590    10.496    10.726      2.19    17.373    17.258    17.081    16.821     -3.18    3.06
     641 N-K Blouses, W    5.748     5.362     3.732     3.491     -6.44     5.881     5.097     5.142     5.122    -12.90    0.25
     642 Skirts            5.359     5.708     4.495     3.949    -12.13     5.861     5.191     4.954     5.163    -11.90    1.03
     643 MMF Suits, M/B    3.214     4.480     2.810     2.440    -13.16     4.947     4.527     4.160     4.110    -16.91    5.91
     647 Trousers,etc M   33.579    33.770    20.707    21.330      3.01    33.368    34.707    34.464    34.394      3.08    1.43
     648 Slacks,etc. WG   12.408    11.693     8.918     8.173     -8.35    11.958    11.084    10.983    10.948     -8.45    0.35
     649 Bras/Ot Bod Su  112.372   100.650    67.052    64.241     -4.19   105.254    99.261    99.404    97.839     -7.05    3.86
     650 Dress Gown,Rob    1.671     0.983     0.866     0.062    -92.90     1.225     0.241     0.181     0.179    -85.43    0.04
     652 M-MF Underwear   34.483    27.740    19.224    13.948    -27.45    30.238    24.408    23.646    22.464    -25.71    1.52
     659 Oth. MMF App.    41.112    37.568    24.185    31.657     30.89    37.445    42.378    43.147    45.040     20.28    1.01
     666 Other Furnishi    5.965     3.238     2.085     2.122      1.79     4.757     3.131     3.298     3.275    -31.15    0.08
     669 Other MMF Manu    0.530     0.740     0.486     0.561     15.36     0.677     0.787     0.795     0.815     20.39    0.07

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     859 Oth. S/V Appar    0.509     0.438     0.309     0.212    -31.53     0.433     0.337     0.328     0.340    -21.37    0.16