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  ______________                          |                                     |                               October 2, 2017
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | SRI LKA      |                         |    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          2042.182  1971.535  1332.999  1298.880     -2.56  2005.734  1922.489  1926.768  1937.415     -3.41    1.86
       1 Apparel        2037.363  1967.443  1330.003  1295.280     -2.61  2001.218  1918.407  1922.391  1932.720     -3.42    2.43
       2 Non-Apparel       4.819     4.092     2.996     3.600     20.15     4.516     4.081     4.376     4.695      3.97    0.02
      11 Yarns             0.299     0.245     0.095     0.419    342.45     0.201     0.544     0.567     0.569    182.82    0.05
      12 Fabrics           1.489     1.425     1.031     1.464     42.02     1.518     1.485     1.639     1.858     22.36    0.03
      14 Made Ups / Mis    3.031     2.422     1.870     1.716     -8.23     2.796     2.053     2.171     2.268    -18.88    0.01
      30 Cotton Product 1035.964   966.846   651.623   617.222     -5.28   994.986   922.274   925.057   932.444     -6.29    2.04
      31 Cotton Apparel 1035.441   966.422   651.385   616.747     -5.32   994.580   921.668   924.441   931.785     -6.31    2.50
      32 Cot Non-Appare    0.523     0.423     0.238     0.475     99.20     0.406     0.606     0.616     0.660     62.42    0.01
      40 Wool Products     9.335    17.541    10.699     3.636    -66.02    14.653    15.946    13.551    10.478    -28.49    0.26
      41 Wool Apparel      9.335    17.538    10.698     3.625    -66.12    14.652    15.943    13.540    10.465    -28.58    0.35
      42 Wool Non-Appar    0.000     0.004     0.001     0.011   1231.20     0.001     0.004     0.011     0.014   1558.77    0.00
      60 MMF Products    978.328   968.349   653.062   662.050      1.38   976.855   967.693   970.978   977.338      0.05    1.86
      61 MMF Apparel     974.194   964.692   650.311   658.980      1.33   972.803   964.245   967.256   973.361      0.06    2.55
      62 MMF Non-Appare    4.134     3.657     2.751     3.070     11.63     4.052     3.448     3.722     3.976     -1.86    0.03
      80 S and V Produc   18.555    18.799    17.615    15.972     -9.33    19.241    16.575    17.183    17.155    -10.84    1.03
      81 S and V Appare   18.393    18.791    17.609    15.928     -9.54    19.183    16.552    17.154    17.110    -10.81    1.55
      82 S and V Non-Ap    0.161     0.008     0.006     0.044    587.83     0.057     0.024     0.028     0.045    -20.92    0.01

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     222 Knit Fabric       0.179     0.257     0.208     0.166    -20.32     0.348     0.176     0.199     0.215    -38.19    0.03
     223 Non-Woven Fabr    0.040     0.246     0.149     0.521    249.30     0.178     0.458     0.577     0.618    246.67    0.05
     237 Playsuit,Sunsu    0.930     0.701     0.607     0.771     27.07     0.749     0.716     0.763     0.866     15.57    0.38
     239 Baby Garm / Ac   50.445    50.803    33.964    44.086     29.80    49.284    55.549    59.462    60.925     23.62    2.65

Cotton:
     301 Combed Cot. Ya    0.223     0.204     0.069     0.271    291.12     0.150     0.406     0.406     0.406    170.44    0.66
     331 Cot.Glove/Mitt    1.353     1.076     0.744     0.713     -4.20     1.134     0.988     1.086     1.044     -7.90    1.47
     333 Suit-Typ Coat,    0.096     0.177     0.086     0.209    143.95     0.092     0.231     0.254     0.300    224.84    0.30
     334 Oth. Coats, MB    6.888     4.528     3.250     4.356     34.04     5.842     4.619     3.770     5.634     -3.56    0.82
     335 W/G Cot. Coats   16.509    19.339    10.154    11.273     11.03    14.473    17.745    19.546    20.458     41.35    2.41
     336 Cotton Dresses   23.427    16.246    13.504     8.398    -37.81    17.548    11.910    11.472    11.141    -36.51    1.13
     338 Knit Shirts,MB   68.046    66.860    51.210    47.933     -6.40    67.835    67.020    65.315    63.583     -6.27    1.07
     339 W/G Knit Blous   99.042    92.824    59.358    44.237    -25.47    97.969    76.602    79.018    77.703    -20.69    1.53
     340 N-Knt Shirts,M  114.149   107.396    64.442    72.351     12.27   105.243   115.817   113.255   115.305      9.56    4.19
     341 W/G N-Knt Blou   38.859    38.812    25.112    24.009     -4.39    38.292    37.879    37.377    37.709     -1.52    3.36
     342 Cotton Skirts     5.991     4.735     3.804     2.978    -21.71     4.725     4.316     4.257     3.909    -17.26    1.68
     347 Cot.M/B Trouse  154.700   127.815    96.173    93.244     -3.05   135.226   123.778   122.409   124.886     -7.65    2.20
     348 W/G Slacks, et  221.110   202.773   134.404   125.449     -6.66   217.803   194.243   194.297   193.818    -11.01    3.27
     349 Bras, & other    20.460    22.456    13.059    24.964     91.17    19.270    33.555    34.349    34.361     78.31   25.75
     350 Dress. Gown et   10.850     4.213     3.899     0.584    -85.01     7.450     0.895     0.795     0.899    -87.94    0.37
     351 Cot. Nghtwr/PJ   13.633    15.778     8.000     4.479    -44.02    14.289    12.492    12.394    12.256    -14.23    1.67
     352 Cotton Underwe  186.938   184.791   124.975   104.328    -16.52   193.193   158.213   161.363   164.144    -15.04    7.14
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    7.198    12.051     8.305     7.170    -13.68    10.430    11.538    10.848    10.915      4.65    1.01

Wool:
     434 Oth. Coats, M/    0.335     0.234     0.001     0.437  39633.15     0.186     0.410     0.586     0.670    261.42    0.42
     435 W/G Coats, Woo    1.250     6.644     4.485     1.173    -73.85     5.426     6.636     5.324     3.333    -38.58    0.87
     436 Wool Dresses      0.331     2.332     1.826     0.241    -86.80     1.933     1.002     0.956     0.748    -61.31    0.80
     438 K Shirts,Blous    1.559     0.366     0.055     0.205    271.90     0.197     0.546     0.546     0.516    161.64    0.15
     442 Wool Skirts       1.680     1.371     0.977     0.200    -79.51     1.726     1.429     0.862     0.595    -65.54    1.78
     447 Wool Trousers,    0.868     1.429     1.135     0.421    -62.91     1.423     1.074     0.973     0.714    -49.79    0.28
     448 Wool Slacks,W/    1.817     4.044     1.452     0.349    -75.96     2.625     3.735     3.254     2.941     12.03    3.90

Man-Made Fiber:
     631 Gloves/Mittens   55.717    70.742    45.120    51.904     15.04    68.362    75.776    77.798    77.526     13.40   13.19
     634 Other Coats, M    6.653     4.400     3.249     1.697    -47.78     4.910     3.919     3.654     2.847    -42.01    0.16
     635 Coats, W/G       13.847     6.931     5.386     7.967     47.92    10.222     8.310     9.133     9.512     -6.95    0.48
     636 Dresses          87.054    74.935    56.648    51.387     -9.29    81.963    71.189    70.949    69.674    -14.99    1.99
     638 Knit Shirts, M   84.617    64.923    43.885    43.551     -0.76    69.308    62.395    62.270    64.589     -6.81    1.74
     639 Knit Blouses,W   86.825    79.190    49.060    45.276     -7.71    75.174    77.008    76.069    75.405      0.31    1.44
     640 N-K Shirts, MB    5.872     7.393     5.260     5.135     -2.39     6.864     7.188     7.088     7.267      5.86    1.32
     641 N-K Blouses, W    9.989    11.400     8.831     9.644      9.20    12.176    11.872    11.584    12.213      0.31    0.60
     642 Skirts            7.061     5.862     4.821     3.223    -33.14     7.333     4.661     4.388     4.264    -41.85    0.85
     647 Trousers,etc M   10.695     7.761     6.238     6.975     11.83     8.895     7.087     7.986     8.499     -4.45    0.35
     648 Slacks,etc. WG   81.274   100.818    60.965    69.104     13.35    96.183   109.319   110.792   108.957     13.28    3.49
     649 Bras/Ot Bod Su  247.833   250.547   176.842   174.186     -1.50   258.732   243.355   239.201   247.891     -4.19    9.78
     650 Dress Gown,Rob    4.155     2.696     1.222     5.687    365.23     1.576     4.914     6.702     7.160    354.31    1.80
     651 Nightwear/PJs     6.976     9.735     3.705     8.788    137.22     7.831    14.865    14.879    14.818     89.24    1.74
     652 M-MF Underwear  153.369   173.593   110.281   104.946     -4.84   163.673   168.741   170.614   168.258      2.80   11.39
     659 Oth. MMF App.   105.692    86.071    64.437    64.464      0.04    91.846    86.811    86.143    86.098     -6.26    1.92
     669 Other MMF Manu    2.305     2.012     1.563     1.406    -10.04     2.265     1.713     1.791     1.855    -18.08    0.16

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     835 S/V Coats W/G     0.064     0.653     0.624     0.835     33.84     0.626     0.789     0.864     0.864     38.05    1.73
     836 S/V Dresses       0.401     0.374     0.372     0.709     90.35     0.383     0.710     0.732     0.710     85.40    0.98
     838 S/V K Shirts/B    0.308     0.254     0.122     0.457    276.06     0.138     0.378     0.587     0.590    326.73    0.36
     840 S/V Wov Shirts    4.881     6.708     6.474     5.313    -17.94     6.919     5.422     5.543     5.547    -19.83    2.72
     847 S/V Trousers M   10.937     9.857     9.371     7.814    -16.62    10.094     8.134     8.295     8.300    -17.77    3.35
     859 Oth. S/V Appar    1.361     0.644     0.377     0.350     -7.19     0.705     0.642     0.660     0.617    -12.48    0.29