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  ______________                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2018
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | SRI LKA      |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         |  Data through  9/2018 in Million $  |
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                           Calendar Years       Year-to-Date                 Year-Endings                             YE  9/2018
 Ctrl, Cat, Product        2016      2017     9/2017    9/2018  % Change    9/2017    7/2018    8/2018    9/2018  % Change % Share


Aggregations:
       0 Total          1971.606  1959.220  1453.268  1315.168     -9.50  1922.234  1840.212  1815.885  1821.120     -5.26    1.66
       1 Apparel        1967.514  1953.327  1449.247  1310.074     -9.60  1917.280  1833.470  1809.084  1814.154     -5.38    2.21
       2 Non-Apparel       4.092     5.893     4.020     5.094     26.71     4.953     6.742     6.800     6.966     40.64    0.03
      11 Yarns             0.245     0.526     0.433     0.233    -46.11     0.579     0.259     0.257     0.327    -43.60    0.02
      12 Fabrics           1.425     2.883     1.663     2.377     42.91     1.995     3.636     3.534     3.597     80.34    0.06
      14 Made Ups / Mis    2.422     2.483     1.924     2.484     29.09     2.380     2.847     3.010     3.043     27.86    0.02
      30 Cotton Product  966.804   936.727   690.830   636.623     -7.85   922.214   899.415   883.711   882.520     -4.30    1.88
      31 Cotton Apparel  966.380   935.814   690.288   635.989     -7.87   921.490   898.514   882.760   881.515     -4.34    2.29
      32 Cot Non-Appare    0.423     0.913     0.542     0.634     16.97     0.725     0.901     0.951     1.005     38.71    0.01
      40 Wool Products    17.541    12.700     4.318    11.890    175.33     8.638    17.725    19.300    20.272    134.69    0.49
      41 Wool Apparel     17.538    12.689     4.307    11.849    175.09     8.624    17.681    19.260    20.231    134.59    0.67
      42 Wool Non-Appar    0.004     0.011     0.011     0.041    269.31     0.014     0.043     0.041     0.041    196.38    0.00
      60 MMF Products    968.462   990.971   741.824   647.339    -12.74   974.077   902.991   891.772   896.486     -7.97    1.58
      61 MMF Apparel     964.806   986.073   738.401   642.999    -12.92   969.907   897.304   886.056   890.670     -8.17    2.26
      62 MMF Non-Appare    3.657     4.899     3.423     4.341     26.79     4.169     5.688     5.716     5.816     39.49    0.03
      80 S and V Produc   18.798    18.821    16.294    19.316     18.54    17.305    20.081    21.101    21.843     26.22    1.24
      81 S and V Appare   18.790    18.751    16.250    19.237     18.38    17.259    19.971    21.008    21.738     25.95    2.03
      82 S and V Non-Ap    0.008     0.070     0.044     0.079     79.21     0.046     0.110     0.092     0.105    128.55    0.02

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     222 Knit Fabric       0.257     0.216     0.166     0.044    -73.67     0.215     0.110     0.094     0.094    -56.39    0.01
     223 Non-Woven Fabr    0.246     0.580     0.521     0.220    -57.85     0.618     0.342     0.269     0.279    -54.85    0.02
     229 Special Fabric    0.330     1.444     0.478     1.528    219.35     0.581     2.530     2.498     2.494    329.49    0.15
     237 Playsuit,Sunsu    0.701     0.941     0.776     0.936     20.50     0.865     1.197     1.095     1.100     27.14    0.48
     239 Baby Garm / Ac   50.803    66.604    49.162    43.215    -12.10    60.606    62.338    59.741    60.657      0.08    2.58

Cotton:
     301 Combed Cot. Ya    0.204     0.351     0.271     0.166    -38.68     0.406     0.163     0.163     0.246    -39.36    0.38
     331 Cot.Glove/Mitt    1.076     0.995     0.783     0.800      2.18     0.991     0.912     0.977     1.012      2.11    1.37
     333 Suit-Typ Coat,    0.177     0.409     0.299     0.508     69.79     0.360     0.628     0.681     0.618     71.37    0.57
     334 Oth. Coats, MB    4.528     6.371     4.817     4.142    -14.01     5.882     7.313     5.820     5.696     -3.16    0.74
     335 W/G Cot. Coats   19.339    19.296    12.174    17.946     47.42    19.936    23.492    24.204    25.068     25.74    2.76
     336 Cotton Dresses   16.230    10.952     9.404     7.337    -21.98    11.623     9.226     9.007     8.885    -23.56    0.90
     338 Knit Shirts,MB   66.846    67.993    53.730    51.242     -4.63    64.532    66.785    64.493    65.505      1.51    1.02
     339 W/G Knit Blous   92.824    73.685    49.198    43.349    -11.89    74.792    68.272    68.466    67.837     -9.30    1.28
     340 N-Knt Shirts,M  107.396   110.172    83.164    81.698     -1.76   113.253   110.149   108.661   108.706     -4.02    4.09
     341 W/G N-Knt Blou   38.812    35.774    27.112    25.922     -4.39    36.633    35.516    34.926    34.585     -5.59    3.16
     342 Cotton Skirts     4.735     3.123     2.998     1.782    -40.56     3.766     1.679     1.772     1.907    -49.37    0.75
     347 Cot.M/B Trouse  127.815   125.709   100.200    85.565    -14.61   121.981   115.183   111.594   111.074     -8.94    1.88
     348 W/G Slacks, et  202.773   187.063   140.858   119.791    -14.96   190.264   170.563   167.233   165.996    -12.76    2.71
     349 Bras, & other    22.456    31.661    27.024    22.202    -17.84    33.580    26.272    26.562    26.838    -20.08   22.03
     350 Dress. Gown et    4.213     4.276     0.798     1.930    141.68     1.001     5.082     5.185     5.407    440.27    2.34
     351 Cot. Nghtwr/PJ   15.778    14.256     6.247    11.633     86.22    11.608    18.307    19.493    19.642     69.22    2.57
     352 Cotton Underwe  184.779   174.359   119.736   115.932     -3.18   165.597   175.679   172.084   170.556      2.99    7.64
     359 Oth. Cot. App.   12.051    10.185     8.180     4.736    -42.10    11.079     7.358     6.946     6.741    -39.16    0.58

Wool:
     433 Suit-Typ Ct,MB    0.429     1.180     0.477     1.224    156.53     0.569     2.101     2.031     1.927    238.66    0.49
     434 Oth. Coats, M/    0.234     0.438     0.438     0.305    -30.36     0.442     0.085     0.010     0.305    -30.91    0.21
     435 W/G Coats, Woo    6.644     2.592     1.512     6.039    299.52     2.633     4.704     6.495     7.119    170.35    1.92
     438 K Shirts,Blous    0.366     0.983     0.222     0.089    -59.89     0.488     0.808     0.841     0.850     74.23    0.25
     447 Wool Trousers,    1.429     2.164     0.424     1.152    171.72     0.468     2.850     2.775     2.891    517.74    1.17
     448 Wool Slacks,W/    4.044     3.291     0.494     1.969    298.36     2.780     4.864     4.810     4.766     71.40    6.09
     459 Oth.Wool Appar    0.422     1.386     0.145     0.698    383.07     0.254     1.948     1.953     1.940    663.44    0.70

Man-Made Fiber:
     631 Gloves/Mittens   70.742    79.358    57.226    60.829      6.30    77.503    79.873    80.596    82.961      7.04   12.50
     634 Other Coats, M    4.400     3.120     2.186     3.216     47.13     2.640     3.613     4.109     4.150     57.16    0.20
     635 Coats, W/G        6.931    12.111     8.958    10.485     17.05    10.039    11.108    12.126    13.638     35.85    0.64
     636 Dresses          75.131    70.044    56.882    51.896     -8.77    70.638    65.680    65.408    65.058     -7.90    1.95
     638 Knit Shirts, M   64.923    71.211    50.700    56.107     10.66    65.515    77.800    77.725    76.618     16.95    1.87
     639 Knit Blouses,W   79.163    69.214    51.162    47.248     -7.65    73.042    64.185    63.773    65.300    -10.60    1.29
     640 N-K Shirts, MB    7.393     7.731     5.834     6.301      8.01     7.802     7.769     8.095     8.198      5.08    1.38
     641 N-K Blouses, W   11.400    13.105    10.963    10.012     -8.67    12.537    13.079    12.384    12.154     -3.05    0.63
     642 Skirts            5.862     4.942     3.577     3.503     -2.07     4.122     5.131     4.836     4.868     18.10    1.05
     647 Trousers,etc M    7.761    12.206     8.370     8.280     -1.07     9.433    13.560    12.920    12.116     28.45    0.44
     648 Slacks,etc. WG  100.818   117.901    81.976    71.498    -12.78   110.943   106.942   108.909   107.424     -3.17    3.30
     649 Bras/Ot Bod Su  250.533   254.592   192.135   158.104    -17.71   245.743   222.963   217.279   220.561    -10.25    9.63
     650 Dress Gown,Rob    2.696     8.916     7.180     4.571    -36.33     8.492     7.562     7.266     6.307    -25.72    1.31
     651 Nightwear/PJs     9.735    15.058    10.088     8.481    -15.93    15.608    13.971    13.933    13.450    -13.82    1.47
     652 M-MF Underwear  173.593   150.507   117.072    82.949    -29.15   162.130   120.494   115.607   116.384    -28.22    7.89
     659 Oth. MMF App.    86.030    87.455    67.404    52.803    -21.66    86.499    74.428    72.934    72.854    -15.77    1.59
     669 Other MMF Manu    2.012     1.758     1.498     1.748     16.72     1.868     1.856     1.942     2.008      7.52    0.16

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     834 S/VOth.CoatsM/    0.002     0.506     0.208     1.646    689.36     0.210     1.106     1.438     1.943    825.02   20.74
     835 S/V Coats W/G     0.653     0.887     0.835     0.321    -61.53     0.844     0.256     0.314     0.373    -55.84    0.80
     836 S/V Dresses       0.374     0.718     0.709     0.307    -56.72     0.710     0.292     0.316     0.316    -55.53    0.33
     838 S/V K Shirts/B    0.254     0.514     0.457     0.418     -8.42     0.585     0.402     0.434     0.475    -18.75    0.34
     840 S/V Wov Shirts    6.708     6.341     5.476     7.776     42.00     5.707     8.407     8.566     8.641     51.42    4.23
     847 S/V Trousers M    9.857     8.821     7.832     7.852      0.25     8.270     8.475     8.747     8.841      6.90    4.24
     859 Oth. S/V Appar    0.644     0.663     0.475     0.764     60.87     0.653     0.827     1.000     0.952     45.78    0.43