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  ______________                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2018
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | CHINA P      |                         |    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         38499.225 38734.113 29003.733 30010.974      3.47 38111.103 39497.520 39471.506 39741.354      4.28   36.28
       1 Apparel       27900.605 27027.804 20417.494 20408.045     -0.05 27085.653 26909.716 26844.270 27018.355     -0.25   32.95
       2 Non-Apparel   10598.621 11706.309  8586.239  9602.929     11.84 11025.449 12587.804 12627.236 12722.999     15.40   46.22
      11 Yarns           200.776   224.088   164.392   205.909     25.26   212.904   255.400   263.215   265.605     24.75   19.64
      12 Fabrics        1861.900  1843.522  1392.770  1489.509      6.95  1861.380  1901.320  1936.106  1940.261      4.24   30.41
      14 Made Ups / Mis 8535.945  9638.699  7029.077  7907.511     12.50  8951.166 10431.083 10427.916 10517.133     17.49   53.14
      30 Cotton Product13648.221 13202.466  9930.195  9999.610      0.70 13249.607 13280.718 13224.244 13271.881      0.17   28.27
      31 Cotton Apparel10760.086 10306.869  7733.961  7719.786     -0.18 10338.014 10328.711 10262.431 10292.693     -0.44   26.74
      32 Cot Non-Appare 2888.135  2895.597  2196.234  2279.825      3.81  2911.593  2952.007  2961.813  2979.188      2.32   35.21
      40 Wool Products  1523.336  1335.861   992.026  1051.883      6.03  1360.995  1372.643  1374.789  1395.718      2.55   33.66
      41 Wool Apparel   1410.310  1224.650   909.613   966.184      6.22  1251.519  1258.332  1264.955  1281.221      2.37   42.36
      42 Wool Non-Appar  113.026   111.211    82.413    85.699      3.99   109.476   114.311   109.834   114.497      4.59   10.20
      60 MMF Products  22456.209 23324.929 17387.765 18283.032      5.15 22650.455 23989.854 24019.438 24220.195      6.93   42.74
      61 MMF Apparel   15096.357 14926.563 11302.180 11292.504     -0.09 14918.309 14793.444 14788.296 14916.888     -0.01   37.84
      62 MMF Non-Appare 7359.852  8398.366  6085.586  6990.528     14.87  7732.146  9196.409  9231.142  9303.308     20.32   53.94
      80 S and V Produc  871.459   870.857   693.746   676.448     -2.49   850.046   854.305   853.035   853.560      0.41   48.36
      81 S and V Appare  633.852   569.723   471.740   429.571     -8.94   577.811   529.228   528.588   527.554     -8.70   49.32
      82 S and V Non-Ap  237.608   301.134   222.006   246.878     11.20   272.235   325.076   324.446   326.006     19.75   46.89

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     200 Yarns / Sew Th   36.510    43.570    31.567    38.632     22.38    41.713    49.773    51.042    50.636     21.39   24.01
     201 Specialty Yarn   41.801    54.541    39.674    45.778     15.38    51.281    57.891    59.801    60.645     18.26   22.26
     218 Fab, Color Yar   29.310    28.740    21.566    24.376     13.03    29.661    30.368    31.101    31.550      6.37   26.64
     219 Duck Fabric       2.515     2.993     2.279     2.644     15.97     2.855     3.463     3.326     3.357     17.57   11.16
     220 Spec. Weave, F   48.765    45.538    35.749    33.166     -7.23    46.502    43.404    43.417    42.954     -7.63   27.30
     222 Knit Fabric     351.278   273.907   210.009   207.809     -1.05   293.698   269.947   272.820   271.707     -7.49   43.46
     223 Non-Woven Fabr  280.627   303.254   227.404   274.556     20.74   297.720   335.523   345.732   350.406     17.70   23.73
     224 Pile/Tufted Fa  172.311   171.263   128.397   123.715     -3.65   172.095   167.249   169.562   166.581     -3.20   60.12
     225 Blue Denim Fab   15.072    14.236    11.795    12.993     10.16    14.512    13.062    15.049    15.435      6.36   23.78
     226 Cheesecloth,Ba   20.607    19.788    14.695    13.250     -9.83    20.791    18.305    18.849    18.344    -11.77   42.10
     227 Oxford Cloth      2.484     2.178     1.811     2.343     29.35     2.633     2.619     2.777     2.710      2.92   63.35
     229 Special Fabric  390.579   446.573   336.479   357.008      6.10   436.290   461.219   463.810   467.103      7.06   28.55
     237 Playsuit,Sunsu   80.255    90.244    76.171    81.369      6.82    89.457    95.065    94.489    95.442      6.69   41.53
     239 Baby Garm / Ac 1058.141  1055.021   794.355   765.252     -3.66  1045.014  1039.502  1022.991  1025.917     -1.83   43.58

Cotton:
     300 Carded Cot. Ya    2.709     1.334     1.048     0.962     -8.21     1.963     1.163     1.155     1.248    -36.44    3.36
     301 Combed Cot. Ya    2.608     1.158     0.963     0.788    -18.17     1.620     0.829     0.802     0.984    -39.29    1.51
     313 Cotton Sheetin   90.051    86.040    67.011    75.903     13.27    91.341    92.945    96.193    94.932      3.93   34.09
     314 Poplin,Broadcl   27.183    24.444    17.361    19.928     14.79    26.640    26.394    26.665    27.011      1.39   30.64
     315 Printcloth Fab   13.056    12.056     9.617     7.412    -22.94    14.155     9.191    10.059     9.850    -30.42   46.80
     317 Twill Fabric     24.803    21.172    16.382    16.324     -0.35    23.382    20.093    20.681    21.114     -9.70   36.52
     326 Sateen Fabric     8.397    11.534     5.774     9.933     72.02     7.016    15.004    15.257    15.693    123.68   48.52
     330 Cot.Handkerchi   18.954    19.624    16.097    19.936     23.85    19.831    23.193    22.941    23.463     18.31   88.71
     331 Cot.Glove/Mitt   36.071    34.388    25.474    26.460      3.87    34.737    35.999    35.637    35.374      1.84   47.85
     332 Cotton Hosiery  192.224   198.006   148.916   147.274     -1.10   193.739   197.363   194.803   196.363      1.35   33.08
     333 Suit-Typ Coat,   49.294    51.396    38.958    40.626      4.28    48.586    50.041    51.872    53.064      9.22   48.66
     334 Oth. Coats, MB  302.018   308.897   229.808   243.272      5.86   298.574   322.150   320.670   322.361      7.97   41.66
     335 W/G Cot. Coats  411.669   396.300   307.188   311.759      1.49   408.430   403.955   401.405   400.870     -1.85   44.18
     336 Cotton Dresses  397.398   357.029   289.504   290.662      0.40   366.707   359.895   360.094   358.186     -2.32   36.10
     338 Knit Shirts,MB  925.872   884.742   658.766   706.483      7.24   887.300   918.597   927.738   932.458      5.09   14.51
     339 W/G Knit Blous 1372.942  1384.561  1018.476  1043.060      2.41  1362.647  1425.778  1408.633  1409.146      3.41   26.66
     340 N-Knt Shirts,M  656.558   592.628   450.837   417.610     -7.37   607.110   564.682   556.602   559.402     -7.86   21.03
     341 W/G N-Knt Blou  353.836   327.907   250.686   244.106     -2.62   333.028   326.926   322.524   321.326     -3.51   29.40
     342 Cotton Skirts    90.523    82.316    68.166    86.890     27.47    80.516    97.184    99.201   101.040     25.49   39.76
     345 Cotton Sweater  659.964   518.161   328.706   319.303     -2.86   552.656   512.252   499.600   508.757     -7.94   79.07
     347 Cot.M/B Trouse 1079.861  1019.131   779.866   713.211     -8.55  1029.211   965.627   953.898   952.476     -7.46   16.10
     348 W/G Slacks, et 2129.646  2108.093  1620.534  1583.479     -2.29  2096.802  2081.994  2070.250  2071.039     -1.23   33.81
     349 Bras, & other    36.222    21.562    16.546    18.067      9.19    24.627    22.290    22.766    23.083     -6.27   18.95
     350 Dress. Gown et  125.206   122.824    91.153    89.529     -1.78   125.230   119.243   120.138   121.199     -3.22   52.53
     351 Cot. Nghtwr/PJ  362.353   307.079   213.937   230.401      7.70   306.005   319.798   317.114   323.542      5.73   42.36
     352 Cotton Underwe  188.581   179.871   130.698   145.923     11.65   179.063   186.951   191.168   195.097      8.95    8.74
     359 Oth. Cot. App.  505.434   529.527   406.949   415.618      2.13   523.683   540.266   540.991   538.197      2.77   46.48
     360 Pillowcases      72.846    69.830    51.887    57.572     10.95    70.061    73.637    74.436    75.514      7.78   22.12
     361 Cotton Sheets   312.174   293.402   215.711   220.237      2.10   292.763   292.969   294.325   297.927      1.76   20.89
     362 Bedsprds/Quilt  477.493   519.032   393.709   438.016     11.25   513.159   552.113   552.618   563.339      9.78   58.85
     363 Pile Towels     366.472   396.840   302.566   306.348      1.25   386.417   398.100   399.123   400.622      3.68   25.15
     369 Oth. Cot. Manu 1317.185  1296.244   988.681  1002.796      1.43  1312.945  1310.858  1309.786  1310.359     -0.20   44.42

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns       13.449    12.921    10.009    11.393     13.82    11.848    13.991    14.162    14.305     20.74   11.40
     410 Wool Woven Fab    8.453     8.108     6.386     7.164     12.18     8.148     9.806     9.552     8.886      9.06    9.43
     414 Oth Wool Fabri    1.908     3.241     2.290     2.349      2.56     2.814     3.326     3.253     3.299     17.26    3.83
     431 Wool Glov/Mitn   11.867    10.151     6.777     7.264      7.19    10.073    10.587    10.648    10.638      5.61   66.42
     432 Wool Hosiery     20.805    23.200    19.731    27.713     40.45    22.038    25.828    30.887    31.182     41.49   67.49
     433 Suit-Typ Ct,MB   72.404    58.484    46.098    56.090     21.68    60.407    65.404    66.861    68.476     13.36   17.31
     434 Oth. Coats, M/   71.569    58.331    46.852    40.518    -13.52    61.809    57.861    56.545    51.998    -15.87   35.76
     435 W/G Coats, Woo  148.445   132.868   104.610   111.498      6.58   132.837   141.554   140.967   139.755      5.21   37.72
     436 Wool Dresses     31.715    28.067    20.168    19.953     -1.07    28.624    28.303    27.838    27.851     -2.70   31.96
     438 K Shirts,Blous  279.469   241.957   175.673   165.547     -5.76   249.550   235.920   229.141   231.831     -7.10   69.47
     439 Babies' garmen    1.128     0.837     0.670     1.217     81.57     0.914     1.306     1.324     1.384     51.43   49.44
     440 NK Shirts,Blou    3.799     2.538     2.012     2.164      7.54     2.651     2.261     2.531     2.690      1.47   14.04
     442 Wool Skirts      10.499     7.757     5.876     6.135      4.39     8.390     7.517     7.725     8.015     -4.48   29.37
     443 Wool Suits,M/B   63.927    63.719    49.549    56.377     13.78    61.722    67.989    68.967    70.547     14.30   19.11
     444 Wool Suits,W/G    0.842     0.382     0.333     0.291    -12.36     0.488     0.302     0.291     0.341    -30.18   21.90
     445 Wool Sweater,M  104.571    86.333    65.288    65.640      0.54    91.270    87.279    88.675    86.686     -5.02   62.19
     446 Wool Sweater,W  390.581   343.118   241.189   276.677     14.71   350.070   357.934   364.259   378.605      8.15   80.75
     447 Wool Trousers,   37.635    34.756    26.558    28.870      8.70    34.853    35.651    36.722    37.067      6.35   15.06
     448 Wool Slacks,W/   23.111    17.056    12.655    14.508     14.64    18.702    17.646    18.422    18.909      1.11   24.18
     459 Oth.Wool Appar  137.943   115.097    85.575    85.723      0.17   117.120   114.991   113.151   115.245     -1.60   41.60
     464 Wool Blankets     9.245     8.645     5.857     6.209      6.02     9.813     8.776     8.484     8.998     -8.31   31.84
     465 Floor Covering   76.532    73.873    54.388    56.077      3.11    72.818    74.901    71.242    75.562      3.77    9.84
     469 Oth. Wool Manu    3.440     4.423     3.482     2.506    -28.01     4.035     3.511     3.142     3.448    -14.57   17.14

Man-Made Fiber:
     600 Text Fil Yarn    33.692    39.591    28.743    38.972     35.59    37.086    49.613    50.322    49.820     34.34   20.50
     603 Yarn>85% artif    6.610     4.558     3.638     3.730      2.52     4.922     4.336     4.716     4.650     -5.54   16.25
     604 Yarn>85% Synth    5.580     3.297     2.660     4.311     62.05     3.729     4.359     4.842     4.947     32.68    5.91
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn   35.498    45.928    33.233    46.684     40.47    39.785    56.085    58.580    59.378     49.25   27.10
     607 Oth Stpl Fib Y   21.019    15.284    11.420    13.673     19.73    17.176    15.585    16.104    17.537      2.10   28.52
     611 Wov>85% Art St   15.586    21.368    15.498    12.411    -19.92    20.115    20.645    19.570    18.281     -9.12   68.47
     613 MMF Sheeting F    4.230     2.654     2.068     4.975    140.62     2.698     4.130     4.997     5.562    106.16   54.16
     614 MMF Pop/Brdclt   11.907    15.534    12.363    10.276    -16.88    14.999    12.941    13.117    13.448    -10.35   62.88
     615 MMF Printcloth    0.463     0.716     0.503     0.485     -3.50     0.611     0.755     0.765     0.699     14.36   30.20
     617 MMF Twill/Sate    9.542     9.457     7.513     6.842     -8.93    10.511     8.638     8.153     8.786    -16.41   40.85
     618 Wov Artif Fila    4.398     3.793     2.880     2.346    -18.53     3.914     3.484     3.249     3.259    -16.74   11.38
     619 Poly Fil Fab     74.277    67.370    51.242    51.473      0.45    70.038    66.644    68.160    67.601     -3.48   41.49
     620 Oth Synth Fila  127.625   130.200    97.543   117.808     20.78   130.638   143.995   149.041   150.465     15.18   25.77
     621 Impression Fab    1.010     1.415     1.035     0.622    -39.86     1.286     1.197     1.138     1.003    -21.98   28.30
     622 Glass Fabric     39.889    33.870    26.750    27.129      1.41    35.152    33.552    34.415    34.249     -2.57   22.16
     625 Pop,Broad Stp/    2.509     1.721     1.447     1.672     15.56     2.000     1.924     1.908     1.946     -2.68   24.93
     627 Sheeting Stap/    1.473     1.043     0.867     0.817     -5.77     1.333     0.961     0.993     0.993    -25.48   55.26
     628 Twl/Satn/Stp/F    9.275     8.735     6.571     5.022    -23.58     8.452     7.794     7.606     7.185    -14.98   40.27
     629 Oth Stap/Fil F   39.450    41.480    29.867    33.538     12.29    38.993    43.535    44.655    45.150     15.79   40.35
     630 Handkerchiefs     7.093     7.544     5.827     7.553     29.62     7.498     8.406     8.923     9.270     23.63   96.63
     631 Gloves/Mittens  309.209   325.785   230.514   249.803      8.37   309.135   343.293   342.286   345.073     11.63   51.98
     632 Hosiery         919.036   946.285   711.736   773.833      8.72   950.646   978.039   992.661  1008.382      6.07   71.18
     633 Suit-Typ Coat,   40.225    37.053    27.575    35.261     27.87    36.492    41.765    43.512    44.739     22.60   22.57
     634 Other Coats, M  848.474   895.033   664.397   718.661      8.17   855.659   921.976   924.724   949.297     10.94   46.07
     635 Coats, W/G     1025.204   945.349   719.740   787.019      9.35   961.063   968.942   980.081  1012.629      5.37   47.54
     636 Dresses        1728.862  1633.234  1289.109  1155.366    -10.37  1661.529  1520.756  1511.984  1499.490     -9.75   44.83
     638 Knit Shirts, M  433.003   432.970   321.370   341.599      6.29   423.810   455.611   454.545   453.199      6.93   11.06
     639 Knit Blouses,W 1473.501  1461.413  1088.643  1062.483     -2.40  1470.752  1430.733  1425.964  1435.252     -2.41   28.39
     640 N-K Shirts, MB   78.424    73.507    57.034    61.773      8.31    75.068    75.587    76.960    78.246      4.23   13.15
     641 N-K Blouses, W  790.175   724.960   574.528   507.801    -11.61   747.530   667.439   658.995   658.234    -11.95   34.14
     642 Skirts          217.554   180.576   145.055   144.039     -0.70   186.540   178.076   177.066   179.560     -3.74   38.68
     643 MMF Suits, M/B   44.682    45.817    37.016    36.184     -2.25    47.039    47.335    45.141    44.984     -4.37   62.55
     644 MMF W/G Suits     6.593     6.551     4.731     5.223     10.38     6.393     7.151     6.954     7.042     10.16   45.76
     645 MMF M/B Sweate   21.572    18.641    12.826    15.164     18.23    19.733    20.667    21.213    20.979      6.31   51.18
     646 MMF Sweaters,W  272.953   284.803   164.783   171.023      3.79   263.672   282.331   285.903   291.043     10.38   78.62
     647 Trousers,etc M  471.547   474.617   363.002   383.784      5.73   464.316   491.258   492.306   495.400      6.69   17.97
     648 Slacks,etc. WG  622.085   665.691   514.679   567.047     10.17   660.756   693.963   699.146   718.060      8.67   22.06
     649 Bras/Ot Bod Su 1168.177  1086.388   843.796   679.659    -19.45  1112.434   937.602   928.588   922.250    -17.10   40.27
     650 Dress Gown,Rob  282.487   309.974   205.880   240.283     16.71   291.558   325.891   332.837   344.377     18.12   71.50
     651 Nightwear/PJs   568.090   597.006   445.348   462.778      3.91   596.868   604.903   607.729   614.436      2.94   67.23
     652 M-MF Underwear  598.349   653.804   505.352   474.134     -6.18   653.810   630.875   620.837   622.586     -4.78   42.22
     653 Down Coats, M/  105.027   112.601    87.781    96.200      9.59   107.908   117.531   117.736   121.020     12.15   46.36
     654 Down Coats, W/  241.982   224.118   173.786   181.432      4.40   224.194   245.459   237.387   231.764      3.38   53.53
     659 Oth. MMF App.  2541.314  2494.823  1876.011  1911.494      1.89  2503.955  2512.404  2516.923  2530.306      1.05   55.14
     665 Floor Covering  430.206   461.700   340.456   407.455     19.68   450.745   512.370   519.272   528.698     17.29   29.90
     666 Other Furnishi 3306.527  3511.131  2480.852  2659.920      7.22  3448.037  3653.988  3646.535  3690.199      7.02   81.49
     669 Other MMF Manu  473.018   484.552   376.771   391.751      3.98   473.023   491.376   497.133   499.533      5.60   39.83
     670 Flat Goods, et 1486.593  2248.373  1615.356  2135.566     32.20  1676.632  2763.895  2758.784  2768.583     65.13   77.06

Other CWM:
     736 SILK Dresses     88.883    74.096    60.373    62.297      3.19    75.189    77.090    75.867    76.019      1.10   40.84
     738 SILK Kni Shirt    9.594    10.780     7.924     4.964    -37.36    12.034     9.162     8.067     7.820    -35.02   88.32
     739 SILK Kni Shirt   19.146    19.904    15.925    16.649      4.55    20.918    18.656    18.580    20.629     -1.38   80.44
     740 SILK NK Shirt,   42.221    37.817    30.561    26.128    -14.50    38.836    33.549    33.299    33.385    -14.04   87.97
     741 SILK NK Blous,  144.544   129.207   101.307   106.235      4.86   129.546   135.366   134.546   134.135      3.54   69.58
     751 SILK Nightwear    6.421     5.039     3.492     3.556      1.84     5.631     4.505     4.670     5.103     -9.39   66.19
     758 SILK Neckwear    55.024    48.695    37.187    40.074      7.76    51.075    51.480    51.833    51.582      0.99   55.54
     759 Oth SILK Appar   11.959    11.367     9.297     9.872      6.18    11.380    11.643    11.811    11.941      4.93   51.37

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     800 S/V Yarns         1.300     1.905     1.435     0.987    -31.24     1.780     1.777     1.688     1.457    -18.17   26.87
     810 S/V Woven Fabr   32.092    28.577    21.212    22.834      7.65    29.737    28.709    29.723    30.199      1.55   24.27
     831 Gloves Silk/Ve   10.944    10.478     7.295     9.834     34.81    10.020    12.063    12.534    13.018     29.91   76.69
     832 Hosiery Slk/Ve    4.762     6.843     4.746     5.381     13.38     6.175     7.375     7.441     7.478     21.11   55.97
     833 S/V S-T CoatsM   10.924     9.664     8.532     6.656    -21.99    10.481     7.690     7.988     7.788    -25.69   25.91
     834 S/VOth.CoatsM/    4.298     3.662     2.733     2.049    -25.05     3.953     3.349     3.167     2.977    -24.69   31.78
     835 S/V Coats W/G    28.267    26.840    22.066    17.410    -21.10    25.597    22.425    22.497    22.184    -13.33   47.69
     836 S/V Dresses      37.023    35.401    31.017    38.116     22.89    34.676    42.478    42.558    42.500     22.56   44.73
     838 S/V K Shirts/B  113.507    92.494    78.013    60.941    -21.88    94.652    75.052    74.956    75.422    -20.32   54.57
     839 Baby Silk/Veg     5.840     6.076     4.567     2.798    -38.74     5.742     4.696     4.179     4.307    -24.99   49.28
     840 S/V Wov Shirts   91.703    86.696    74.186    72.317     -2.52    86.442    84.557    84.550    84.827     -1.87   41.48
     842 S/V Skirts        7.458     6.083     5.597     6.361     13.65     6.031     6.875     6.948     6.847     13.54   44.00
     843 S/V Suits, M/B    2.398     2.579     2.370     2.168     -8.55     2.577     2.170     2.280     2.377     -7.77   60.44
     844 WG Suits S/V      0.244     0.509     0.133     0.229     71.88     0.148     0.537     0.584     0.605    308.12   50.70
     845 Sweaters, Veg.   32.604    26.915    22.576    20.513     -9.14    27.988    25.078    25.414    24.852    -11.21   87.85
     846 Sweaters, Silk    1.828     1.168     0.804     0.648    -19.34     1.475     0.989     0.970     1.013    -31.31   50.06
     847 S/V Trousers M  151.157   110.924    96.654    72.571    -24.92   121.935    88.864    87.989    86.841    -28.78   41.63
     850 EG S/V Drss.Gw    0.969     1.816     1.103     2.965    168.79     1.433     3.104     3.454     3.677    156.54   83.69
     851 S/V Nightwear     1.156     2.278     1.237     2.108     70.35     1.695     3.426     3.399     3.148     85.73   80.97
     852 S/V Underwear     3.185     3.610     2.420     2.817     16.40     3.403     3.613     3.928     4.007     17.77   43.05
     858 S/V Neckwear     14.126    11.423     8.603     3.701    -56.97    11.733     7.838     7.506     6.522    -44.41   62.08
     859 Oth. S/V Appar  111.458   124.262    97.087    99.988      2.99   121.657   127.051   126.246   127.163      4.53   58.04
     863 Towels Silk/Ve    7.504    11.620     8.992     7.678    -14.62    11.091    10.944    10.477    10.305     -7.08   79.88
     870 Luggage Silk/V   61.712    96.278    67.962    81.153     19.41    77.507   109.201   108.494   109.469     41.24   73.80
     871 HBags FGoods S   18.558    35.195    25.863    27.429      6.06    28.216    39.162    37.333    36.761     30.28   61.10
     899 Other S/V Manu  116.442   127.559    96.543   106.797     10.62   123.903   135.285   136.731   137.814     11.23   40.06