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  ______________                          |                                     |                               October 2, 2017
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | GERMANY      |                         |    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           355.343   364.297   243.739   256.151      5.09   353.772   374.833   373.853   376.708      6.48    0.36
       1 Apparel          27.240    27.136    18.639    17.699     -5.04    27.250    26.830    26.865    26.196     -3.87    0.03
       2 Non-Apparel     328.102   337.161   225.100   238.452      5.93   326.522   348.003   346.988   350.512      7.35    1.44
      11 Yarns            42.961    34.186    22.553    23.484      4.13    34.979    33.860    33.735    35.117      0.39    2.87
      12 Fabrics         234.867   245.633   165.401   173.218      4.73   237.087   252.755   251.544   253.450      6.90    4.19
      14 Made Ups / Mis   50.275    57.342    37.146    41.749     12.39    54.455    61.388    61.710    61.945     13.75    0.36
      30 Cotton Product   34.791    33.847    22.721    23.894      5.16    34.461    34.666    34.514    35.020      1.62    0.08
      31 Cotton Apparel    5.300     5.676     3.961     3.629     -8.38     5.702     5.646     5.540     5.344     -6.27    0.01
      32 Cot Non-Appare   29.491    28.171    18.761    20.265      8.02    28.759    29.021    28.974    29.676      3.19    0.36
      40 Wool Products    19.102    20.025    12.860    13.680      6.38    19.308    21.476    21.131    20.846      7.96    0.51
      41 Wool Apparel      3.508     3.741     2.304     2.367      2.73     3.783     3.975     3.989     3.804      0.54    0.13
      42 Wool Non-Appar   15.595    16.284    10.556    11.314      7.18    15.525    17.500    17.142    17.042      9.77    1.59
      60 MMF Products    293.293   297.514   199.058   210.089      5.54   287.423   306.410   306.112   308.545      7.35    0.59
      61 MMF Apparel      17.460    16.596    11.556    11.104     -3.91    16.585    16.181    16.355    16.145     -2.66    0.04
      62 MMF Non-Appare  275.833   280.918   187.502   198.985      6.12   270.838   290.229   289.756   292.400      7.96    2.04
      80 S and V Produc    8.157    12.910     9.100     8.487     -6.73    12.580    12.281    12.097    12.298     -2.24    0.74
      81 S and V Appare    0.973     1.123     0.819     0.599    -26.79     1.180     1.028     0.980     0.903    -23.43    0.08
      82 S and V Non-Ap    7.184    11.787     8.281     7.888     -4.75    11.400    11.253    11.116    11.394     -0.05    2.06

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     200 Yarns / Sew Th   11.403     8.298     5.284     5.248     -0.69     8.987     7.919     8.160     8.262     -8.06    3.90
     201 Specialty Yarn    3.691     3.304     2.405     2.223     -7.56     3.646     3.062     2.966     3.122    -14.37    1.32
     218 Fab, Color Yar    1.321     1.712     1.384     1.124    -18.76     1.936     1.493     1.444     1.452    -25.00    1.18
     220 Spec. Weave, F    3.907     4.048     2.566     2.882     12.33     4.169     4.302     4.332     4.364      4.68    2.83
     222 Knit Fabric      15.524    15.976    11.635     7.266    -37.55    16.652    11.962    11.516    11.606    -30.30    1.80
     223 Non-Woven Fabr  136.992   139.299    94.510    94.787      0.29   136.247   141.223   140.168   139.576      2.44   10.33
     226 Cheesecloth,Ba    0.899     1.673     1.328     1.046    -21.25     1.573     1.450     1.378     1.391    -11.58    3.24
     229 Special Fabric   27.493    36.628    22.800    34.444     51.07    30.514    45.554    45.573    48.272     58.20    3.31

Cotton:
     313 Cotton Sheetin    2.155     2.450     1.517     1.703     12.30     2.374     2.325     2.389     2.636     11.06    0.96
     317 Twill Fabric      2.033     1.169     0.798     0.594    -25.57     1.527     0.907     0.916     0.965    -36.79    1.53
     326 Sateen Fabric     1.208     0.865     0.502     0.582     15.90     0.862     0.775     0.903     0.945      9.62    4.30
     360 Pillowcases       0.411     0.263     0.140     0.094    -33.02     0.373     0.291     0.245     0.216    -42.05    0.06
     369 Oth. Cot. Manu    7.892     7.624     5.163     6.808     31.86     8.090     8.944     9.023     9.269     14.57    0.33

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        2.706     1.598     1.061     1.340     26.33     1.877     1.788     1.865     1.877      0.05    1.66
     414 Oth Wool Fabri    9.291    10.057     6.321     6.289     -0.51     9.223    10.435    10.323    10.025      8.70   12.67
     438 K Shirts,Blous    0.123     0.145     0.092     0.091     -1.41     0.155     0.148     0.143     0.144     -6.88    0.04
     443 Wool Suits,M/B    0.451     0.952     0.543     0.854     57.24     0.827     1.123     1.187     1.263     52.79    0.34
     465 Floor Covering    2.786     3.927     2.701     3.404     26.06     3.559     4.814     4.516     4.631     30.13    0.63

Man-Made Fiber:
     600 Text Fil Yarn     5.566     1.581     1.112     1.013     -8.86     1.645     1.442     1.491     1.482     -9.90    0.71
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn   17.676    17.420    11.365    12.154      6.94    16.860    17.470    17.067    18.209      8.00    9.85
     619 Poly Fil Fab      4.676     4.815     3.334     1.942    -41.74     4.348     3.929     3.758     3.424    -21.24    2.10
     620 Oth Synth Fila    7.337     6.858     5.141     5.903     14.82     7.043     7.621     7.796     7.620      8.19    1.35
     622 Glass Fabric      7.537     6.914     5.050     4.287    -15.11     7.323     6.252     6.031     6.150    -16.02    3.99
     659 Oth. MMF App.     8.585     6.334     4.905     4.704     -4.09     6.897     5.952     6.101     6.134    -11.07    0.14
     665 Floor Covering   12.140    16.084     9.257    11.409     23.25    13.488    18.096    18.641    18.236     35.21    1.21
     666 Other Furnishi    5.212     4.423     2.945     3.767     27.91     4.490     4.830     4.993     5.245     16.81    0.13
     669 Other MMF Manu   10.541    10.777     7.084     7.442      5.06     9.929    11.508    11.509    11.135     12.15    0.99

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     870 Luggage Silk/V    0.397     0.307     0.219     0.428     95.56     0.361     0.441     0.488     0.516     43.22    0.57
     899 Other S/V Manu    5.730    10.676     7.463     6.630    -11.16    10.175     9.845     9.630     9.843     -3.27    3.35