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  ______________                          |                                     |                               October 2, 2017
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | ARAB EM      |                         |    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            53.724    39.686    28.490    29.720      4.32    45.062    40.267    40.845    40.916     -9.20    0.04
       1 Apparel          10.239     7.293     4.183     5.699     36.25     6.929     7.842     8.576     8.809     27.14    0.01
       2 Non-Apparel      43.486    32.393    24.307    24.022     -1.17    38.134    32.424    32.269    32.107    -15.80    0.13
      11 Yarns             0.387     0.000     0.000     0.165       *       0.000     0.081     0.081     0.165       *      0.01
      12 Fabrics          40.986    29.353    23.423    12.404    -47.04    36.782    19.223    18.499    18.335    -50.15    0.30
      14 Made Ups / Mis    2.113     3.039     0.884    11.452   1195.02     1.352    13.120    13.689    13.607    906.46    0.08
      30 Cotton Product   14.754     7.876     6.038     3.399    -43.71     9.674     4.842     5.237     5.237    -45.87    0.01
      31 Cotton Apparel    3.468     2.265     1.385     2.345     69.32     1.855     2.576     3.114     3.225     73.85    0.01
      32 Cot Non-Appare   11.287     5.611     4.653     1.054    -77.35     7.819     2.265     2.123     2.012    -74.27    0.02
      40 Wool Products     0.215     0.621     0.217     2.312    966.76     0.298     2.584     2.723     2.717    812.92    0.07
      41 Wool Apparel      0.118     0.098     0.048     0.052      7.88     0.069     0.102     0.107     0.102     47.68    0.00
      42 Wool Non-Appar    0.096     0.523     0.168     2.260   1241.32     0.228     2.482     2.616     2.614   1045.00    0.24
      60 MMF Products     38.541    31.074    22.136    23.931      8.11    34.982    32.693    32.787    32.869     -6.04    0.06
      61 MMF Apparel       6.581     4.887     2.717     3.231     18.91     4.966     5.084     5.272     5.401      8.76    0.01
      62 MMF Non-Appare   31.960    26.187    19.418    20.700      6.60    30.016    27.609    27.516    27.469     -8.49    0.19
      80 S and V Produc    0.215     0.115     0.100     0.079    -20.99     0.109     0.148     0.097     0.094    -14.05    0.01
      81 S and V Appare    0.072     0.043     0.032     0.071    119.93     0.039     0.080     0.083     0.082    110.88    0.01
      82 S and V Non-Ap    0.143     0.072     0.067     0.008    -88.50     0.070     0.068     0.014     0.012    -82.82    0.00

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     219 Duck Fabric       2.245     1.013     0.747     0.148    -80.15     1.522     0.508     0.439     0.414    -72.78    1.34
     220 Spec. Weave, F    0.584     0.607     0.469     0.012    -97.36     0.859     0.203     0.150     0.150    -82.59    0.10
     229 Special Fabric    0.119     0.087     0.020     0.253   1182.60     0.088     0.085     0.220     0.321    265.67    0.02

Cotton:
     313 Cotton Sheetin    2.020     1.158     1.073     0.021    -98.03     1.685     0.387     0.309     0.107    -93.66    0.04
     314 Poplin,Broadcl    2.972     0.965     0.644     0.001    -99.86     1.248     0.396     0.351     0.322    -74.20    0.40
     315 Printcloth Fab    0.731     0.433     0.433     0.000   -100.00     0.522     0.043     0.000     0.000   -100.00    0.00
     317 Twill Fabric      0.350     0.782     0.564     0.000   -100.00     0.669     0.269     0.218     0.218    -67.46    0.35
     326 Sateen Fabric     0.770     0.722     0.722     0.056    -92.22     1.134     0.173     0.173     0.056    -95.04    0.26

Man-Made Fiber:
     617 MMF Twill/Sate    1.158     1.082     0.667     0.467    -29.95     1.044     0.935     0.887     0.882    -15.53    3.95
     620 Oth Synth Fila   29.235    22.045    17.690    11.304    -36.10    27.348    15.985    15.546    15.659    -42.74    2.77
     634 Other Coats, M    2.464     2.077     1.403     1.007    -28.21     2.224     1.721     1.654     1.681    -24.42    0.09
     666 Other Furnishi    0.046     0.245     0.094     0.098      5.14     0.107     0.246     0.253     0.250    134.14    0.01