_____________________________________
  ______________                          |                                     |                             September 6, 2018
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | GERMANY      |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         |  Data through  7/2018 in Million $  |
                                          |_____________________________________|

                           Calendar Years       Year-to-Date                 Year-Endings                             YE  7/2018
 Ctrl, Cat, Product        2016      2017     7/2017    7/2018  % Change    7/2017    5/2018    6/2018    7/2018  % Change % Share


Aggregations:
       0 Total           368.760   387.174   219.966   266.322     21.07   378.221   418.965   423.784   433.530     14.62    0.40
       1 Apparel          27.136    26.624    14.740    16.303     10.60    26.855    28.961    28.264    28.187      4.96    0.03
       2 Non-Apparel     341.624   360.550   205.225   250.019     21.83   351.366   390.004   395.520   405.343     15.36    1.49
      11 Yarns            34.186    35.380    19.652    22.519     14.59    33.731    35.567    36.420    38.246     13.39    2.89
      12 Fabrics         250.109   259.392   149.248   187.762     25.81   256.044   287.490   291.855   297.906     16.35    4.72
      14 Made Ups / Mis   57.329    65.778    36.325    39.738      9.39    61.591    66.947    67.246    69.191     12.34    0.35
      30 Cotton Product   33.847    39.354    20.755    27.713     33.52    34.519    44.408    44.614    46.312     34.16    0.10
      31 Cotton Apparel    5.676     5.169     3.147     3.550     12.82     5.533     5.738     5.418     5.572      0.70    0.01
      32 Cot Non-Appare   28.171    34.186    17.609    24.163     37.22    28.986    38.670    39.196    40.740     40.55    0.48
      40 Wool Products    20.025    21.851    12.022    13.761     14.46    21.151    22.124    23.068    23.590     11.53    0.58
      41 Wool Apparel      3.741     4.076     1.795     1.703     -5.14     3.989     4.109     4.097     3.983     -0.13    0.13
      42 Wool Non-Appar   16.284    17.776    10.228    12.059     17.90    17.162    18.015    18.971    19.607     14.24    1.77
      60 MMF Products    301.977   314.389   179.825   221.504     23.18   310.454   343.766   348.100   356.069     14.69    0.63
      61 MMF Apparel      16.596    16.481     9.244    10.414     12.65    16.352    18.128    17.736    17.651      7.94    0.05
      62 MMF Non-Appare  285.381   297.908   170.580   211.091     23.75   294.101   325.638   330.364   338.418     15.07    1.98
      80 S and V Produc   12.910    11.579     7.363     3.343    -54.60    12.097     8.667     8.002     7.559    -37.51    0.43
      81 S and V Appare    1.123     0.898     0.554     0.637     14.86     0.980     0.986     1.013     0.981      0.03    0.09
      82 S and V Non-Ap   11.787    10.681     6.809     2.706    -60.25    11.116     7.681     6.989     6.578    -40.82    0.96

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     200 Yarns / Sew Th    8.298     8.164     4.796     5.252      9.51     8.160     8.784     8.603     8.620      5.64    4.07
     201 Specialty Yarn    3.304     3.128     1.760     1.967     11.72     2.966     3.360     3.334     3.334     12.42    1.26
     218 Fab, Color Yar    1.712     1.718     1.010     1.143     13.19     1.444     1.783     1.805     1.851     28.23    1.57
     220 Spec. Weave, F    4.048     4.251     2.530     3.311     30.89     4.313     4.727     4.897     5.032     16.68    3.17
     222 Knit Fabric      15.976    12.188     6.072    14.110    132.38    11.516    17.862    19.182    20.226     75.64    3.26
     223 Non-Woven Fabr  139.297   137.359    81.819    96.718     18.21   139.903   147.689   150.429   152.258      8.83   10.57
     229 Special Fabric   41.104    53.323    29.199    37.033     26.83    50.345    59.460    59.202    61.157     21.48    3.78

Cotton:
     313 Cotton Sheetin    2.450     2.930     1.294     2.012     55.52     2.389     3.623     3.700     3.649     52.72    1.31
     326 Sateen Fabric     0.865     0.951     0.508     0.871     71.32     0.903     1.240     1.296     1.313     45.50    4.25
     360 Pillowcases       0.263     0.304     0.083     0.064    -23.02     0.245     0.291     0.291     0.285     16.39    0.08
     369 Oth. Cot. Manu    7.624    12.047     6.114    11.187     82.96     9.023    15.312    15.758    17.119     89.74    0.58

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        1.598     1.753     1.245     0.623    -49.99     1.865     1.232     1.245     1.130    -39.40    0.91
     414 Oth Wool Fabri   10.066     9.865     5.639     6.958     23.40    10.343    10.592    10.982    11.185      8.13   13.20
     438 K Shirts,Blous    0.145     0.225     0.061     0.102     67.46     0.143     0.270     0.271     0.267     85.96    0.08
     443 Wool Suits,M/B    0.952     1.226     0.753     0.621    -17.50     1.187     1.159     1.145     1.095     -7.74    0.30
     465 Floor Covering    3.927     5.637     3.159     4.217     33.51     4.516     5.613     6.185     6.695     48.25    0.89

Man-Made Fiber:
     600 Text Fil Yarn     1.581     1.608     0.817     2.499    205.88     1.487     1.469     2.091     3.289    121.15    1.40
     604 Yarn>85% Synth    1.552     1.484     1.002     0.745    -25.65     1.711     1.246     1.227     1.227    -28.27    1.53
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn   17.420    18.810     9.782    11.006     12.51    17.067    18.897    19.300    20.033     17.38    9.43
     619 Poly Fil Fab      4.837     2.900     1.765     1.668     -5.53     3.758     2.686     2.776     2.803    -25.41    1.76
     620 Oth Synth Fila    6.858     8.527     5.155     6.015     16.68     7.788     9.699     9.351     9.387     20.54    1.62
     622 Glass Fabric      6.914     6.924     3.572     5.659     58.46     6.029     8.852     8.668     9.012     49.47    5.77
     659 Oth. MMF App.     6.334     6.651     3.743     4.458     19.09     6.101     7.855     7.492     7.366     20.73    0.16
     665 Floor Covering   16.084    17.602     9.814    10.398      5.95    18.633    18.483    18.000    18.185     -2.40    1.05
     666 Other Furnishi    4.409     5.522     3.076     2.361    -23.24     4.883     5.101     4.950     4.807     -1.55    0.11
     669 Other MMF Manu   10.777    11.255     6.704     7.739     15.44    11.508    11.439    11.900    12.290      6.79    1.00

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     899 Other S/V Manu   10.676     8.651     5.687     1.380    -75.74     9.630     5.382     4.762     4.344    -54.89    1.29