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  ______________                          |                                     |                               October 2, 2017
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | CHINA P      |                         |    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         43202.906 38517.103 25691.859 24986.817     -2.74 40425.977 37784.147 37811.029 37812.060     -6.47   36.37
       1 Apparel       30540.293 27913.901 18313.570 17460.450     -4.66 29032.110 27472.548 27275.448 27060.781     -6.79   33.97
       2 Non-Apparel   12662.613 10603.202  7378.289  7526.367      2.01 11393.867 10311.599 10535.582 10751.279     -5.64   44.25
      11 Yarns           226.551   200.194   134.740   144.109      6.95   204.152   207.198   208.007   209.563      2.65   17.10
      12 Fabrics        1955.922  1862.678  1247.636  1243.189     -0.36  1854.604  1881.942  1875.775  1858.231      0.20   30.73
      14 Made Ups / Mis10480.141  8540.330  5995.913  6139.069      2.39  9335.110  8222.459  8451.799  8683.485     -6.98   51.01
      30 Cotton Product15371.238 13650.365  9087.166  8709.393     -4.16 14272.278 13386.683 13322.839 13272.592     -7.00   29.06
      31 Cotton Apparel12152.887 10760.906  7131.551  6745.131     -5.42 11349.568 10491.503 10430.506 10374.486     -8.59   27.79
      32 Cot Non-Appare 3218.351  2889.459  1955.615  1964.262      0.44  2922.709  2895.179  2892.332  2898.106     -0.84   34.76
      40 Wool Products  1776.477  1524.599   893.150   754.174    -15.56  1666.856  1480.956  1449.072  1385.622    -16.87   33.96
      41 Wool Apparel   1634.919  1411.567   814.889   680.948    -16.44  1542.475  1373.887  1341.685  1277.626    -17.17   42.51
      42 Wool Non-Appar  141.558   113.032    78.261    73.226     -6.43   124.381   107.069   107.387   107.996    -13.17   10.05
      60 MMF Products  25081.064 22470.379 15040.542 14879.179     -1.07 23572.229 22081.676 22200.557 22309.016     -5.36   42.46
      61 MMF Apparel   16049.570 15107.277  9866.892  9586.545     -2.84 15483.745 15017.907 14920.864 14826.930     -4.24   38.80
      62 MMF Non-Appare 9031.495  7363.102  5173.650  5292.634      2.30  8088.485  7063.770  7279.693  7482.086     -7.50   52.21
      80 S and V Produc  974.127   871.760   671.002   644.071     -4.01   914.614   834.831   838.562   844.829     -7.63   50.88
      81 S and V Appare  702.917   634.151   500.238   447.826    -10.48   656.322   589.251   582.392   581.739    -11.36   52.55
      82 S and V Non-Ap  271.210   237.609   170.764   196.245     14.92   258.292   245.581   256.169   263.090      1.86   47.54

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     200 Yarns / Sew Th   40.099    36.510    22.409    27.052     20.72    35.701    38.069    39.952    41.153     15.27   19.41
     201 Specialty Yarn   46.428    41.220    26.393    34.500     30.72    41.470    48.224    48.823    49.327     18.94   20.89
     218 Fab, Color Yar   28.548    29.393    19.440    19.902      2.38    28.092    30.201    29.701    29.855      6.27   24.28
     219 Duck Fabric       4.144     2.515     1.783     2.079     16.62     2.799     2.663     2.638     2.812      0.43    9.10
     220 Spec. Weave, F   56.359    48.765    34.685    32.339     -6.76    53.145    45.926    46.350    46.419    -12.66   30.07
     222 Knit Fabric     343.507   351.293   244.391   192.654    -21.17   338.865   316.888   307.554   299.556    -11.60   46.37
     223 Non-Woven Fabr  280.525   280.617   188.156   217.332     15.51   273.607   304.807   309.626   309.793     13.23   22.93
     224 Pile/Tufted Fa  204.082   172.213   112.614   111.918     -0.62   179.193   173.614   172.386   171.517     -4.28   62.57
     225 Blue Denim Fab   19.436    15.072    11.500    11.055     -3.87    16.631    14.558    14.203    14.627    -12.05   22.30
     226 Cheesecloth,Ba   23.555    20.607    13.000    12.831     -1.30    20.712    20.618    20.622    20.438     -1.32   47.65
     227 Oxford Cloth      6.124     2.484     1.448     1.680     15.99     2.792     2.853     2.849     2.716     -2.74   74.02
     229 Special Fabric  370.858   391.260   256.093   280.437      9.51   380.755   417.017   417.565   415.604      9.15   28.51
     237 Playsuit,Sunsu   77.936    80.256    62.613    73.009     16.60    77.238    89.219    90.353    90.652     17.37   39.84
     239 Baby Garm / Ac 1190.968  1058.226   695.434   691.825     -0.52  1106.525  1055.709  1056.375  1054.617     -4.69   45.87

Cotton:
     300 Carded Cot. Ya    2.220     2.709     1.405     0.976    -30.51     1.954     2.480     2.480     2.281     16.71    6.60
     301 Combed Cot. Ya    1.862     2.608     1.797     0.887    -50.63     1.967     2.144     1.790     1.699    -13.64    2.75
     313 Cotton Sheetin  101.898    89.959    56.022    56.852      1.48    89.346    87.779    90.423    90.789      1.62   32.96
     314 Poplin,Broadcl   29.127    27.185    16.224    15.730     -3.05    26.101    27.219    26.461    26.691      2.26   33.26
     315 Printcloth Fab   13.749    13.042     7.732     8.881     14.86    11.162    14.457    14.822    14.191     27.14   49.60
     317 Twill Fabric     29.332    24.801    16.519    15.416     -6.68    27.136    24.460    23.976    23.698    -12.67   37.54
     326 Sateen Fabric    10.788     8.400     6.482     5.148    -20.58     9.667     8.360     7.685     7.066    -26.90   32.16
     330 Cot.Handkerchi   20.760    18.954    13.167    14.459      9.81    20.198    20.510    20.397    20.246      0.24   84.89
     331 Cot.Glove/Mitt   44.322    36.055    23.841    22.364     -6.20    36.736    35.190    35.269    34.577     -5.88   48.68
     332 Cotton Hosiery  215.952   192.261   129.712   130.796      0.84   204.493   194.001   191.563   193.344     -5.45   29.77
     333 Suit-Typ Coat,   59.540    49.294    35.843    33.757     -5.82    54.782    46.963    48.086    47.208    -13.83   47.37
     334 Oth. Coats, MB  372.959   302.784   187.329   177.827     -5.07   326.368   307.677   293.612   293.282    -10.14   42.45
     335 W/G Cot. Coats  425.975   412.092   274.018   263.709     -3.76   420.662   408.346   399.584   401.783     -4.49   47.42
     336 Cotton Dresses  437.099   397.424   296.276   266.063    -10.20   415.824   377.553   371.731   367.211    -11.69   37.20
     338 Knit Shirts,MB 1044.022   926.005   601.316   555.051     -7.69   990.409   898.300   887.346   879.739    -11.17   14.87
     339 W/G Knit Blous 1681.917  1373.104   875.425   869.605     -0.66  1451.230  1352.252  1357.543  1367.285     -5.78   26.90
     340 N-Knt Shirts,M  718.379   656.564   443.700   399.945     -9.86   687.954   619.884   616.658   612.809    -10.92   22.26
     341 W/G N-Knt Blou  354.396   353.841   247.674   230.164     -7.07   357.837   347.897   342.030   336.331     -6.01   29.97
     342 Cotton Skirts   100.295    90.327    74.892    64.811    -13.46    97.302    80.004    81.696    80.246    -17.53   34.42
     345 Cotton Sweater  852.233   660.103   312.324   232.865    -25.44   756.585   619.419   602.401   580.644    -23.25   81.51
     347 Cot.M/B Trouse 1197.470  1079.909   746.304   695.314     -6.83  1119.189  1038.261  1032.724  1028.918     -8.07   18.09
     348 W/G Slacks, et 2302.363  2129.057  1505.680  1466.910     -2.57  2224.629  2084.277  2104.679  2090.287     -6.04   35.25
     349 Bras, & other    44.632    36.222    25.666    15.149    -40.98    39.364    28.295    26.639    25.705    -34.70   19.26
     350 Dress. Gown et  149.578   125.206    83.270    82.855     -0.50   137.142   128.103   125.947   124.791     -9.01   51.94
     351 Cot. Nghtwr/PJ  398.016   362.364   222.371   175.261    -21.19   403.567   321.528   317.697   315.254    -21.88   42.91
     352 Cotton Underwe  220.800   188.619   118.767   114.629     -3.48   190.783   181.416   179.365   184.481     -3.30    8.02
     359 Oth. Cot. App.  525.031   505.297   349.857   361.484      3.32   507.923   524.405   517.876   516.924      1.77   47.79
     360 Pillowcases      80.184    72.849    49.193    46.250     -5.98    74.490    69.515    68.725    69.906     -6.15   19.81
     361 Cotton Sheets   347.863   312.370   209.085   192.851     -7.76   316.695   300.761   296.786   296.137     -6.49   20.56
     362 Bedsprds/Quilt  547.004   477.833   322.060   351.883      9.26   487.292   496.212   497.197   507.656      4.18   58.23
     363 Pile Towels     402.585   366.476   260.439   277.102      6.40   366.551   384.666   385.717   383.140      4.53   22.90
     369 Oth. Cot. Manu 1473.385  1317.936   894.344   879.653     -1.64  1341.765  1304.447  1305.142  1303.245     -2.87   45.92

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns       23.881    13.449    11.093     9.294    -16.22    17.500    11.210    11.265    11.650    -33.43   10.33
     410 Wool Woven Fab   10.543     8.453     6.073     5.415    -10.84     9.670     7.671     7.869     7.794    -19.40    7.72
     414 Oth Wool Fabri    3.463     1.909     1.228     2.158     75.77     2.098     2.538     2.686     2.839     35.35    3.59
     431 Wool Glov/Mitn   15.765    11.871     5.159     4.696     -8.97    13.330    11.539    11.152    11.408    -14.42   66.84
     432 Wool Hosiery     14.130    20.805    16.291    18.160     11.47    24.135    21.393    22.592    22.673     -6.06   61.12
     433 Suit-Typ Ct,MB   76.384    72.404    49.940    40.048    -19.81    77.076    67.641    65.283    62.511    -18.90   16.46
     434 Oth. Coats, M/   83.185    72.303    38.243    28.900    -24.43    75.083    70.640    67.676    62.959    -16.15   39.63
     435 W/G Coats, Woo  186.043   149.387    96.671    80.685    -16.54   167.892   148.328   140.645   133.400    -20.54   34.77
     436 Wool Dresses     36.801    31.715    18.048    14.926    -17.29    32.992    30.869    29.000    28.594    -13.33   30.50
     438 K Shirts,Blous  292.091   279.493   156.234   131.723    -15.69   283.499   273.360   268.605   254.982    -10.06   73.89
     439 Babies' garmen    2.056     1.128     0.777     0.505    -34.98     1.678     0.988     0.999     0.856    -48.98   35.69
     440 NK Shirts,Blou    5.128     3.799     2.820     1.791    -36.47     4.586     3.250     2.927     2.771    -39.58   14.78
     442 Wool Skirts      14.911    10.499     6.552     4.887    -25.41    11.402    10.448     9.873     8.835    -22.52   26.52
     443 Wool Suits,M/B   66.151    63.927    45.621    43.797     -4.00    67.133    61.697    61.301    62.104     -7.49   16.81
     444 Wool Suits,W/G    1.469     0.842     0.618     0.252    -59.15     0.871     0.718     0.669     0.477    -45.27   34.58
     445 Wool Sweater,M  135.652   104.576    50.740    40.333    -20.51   123.162   103.308   100.539    94.169    -23.54   70.08
     446 Wool Sweater,W  455.001   390.583   205.045   172.181    -16.03   435.375   380.683   376.012   357.719    -17.84   81.69
     447 Wool Trousers,   43.680    37.472    24.196    23.176     -4.22    39.363    38.231    38.787    36.452     -7.39   14.49
     448 Wool Slacks,W/   27.459    23.111    13.886    10.306    -25.78    23.846    21.105    20.659    19.531    -18.09   25.93
     459 Oth.Wool Appar  179.016   137.654    84.050    64.580    -23.16   161.054   129.688   124.966   118.184    -26.62   44.51
     464 Wool Blankets     9.524     8.545     3.465     4.129     19.16     8.263     8.993     8.993     9.209     11.45   36.15
     465 Floor Covering   89.648    76.532    53.577    49.152     -8.26    82.177    72.393    72.186    72.107    -12.25    9.79
     469 Oth. Wool Manu    4.498     4.145     2.825     3.078      8.98     4.673     4.264     4.388     4.398     -5.89   23.11

Man-Made Fiber:
     600 Text Fil Yarn    36.375    33.692    22.428    25.024     11.58    32.937    36.451    35.997    36.288     10.17   17.42
     603 Yarn>85% artif    7.342     6.610     5.003     3.178    -36.48     6.957     5.210     4.884     4.785    -31.23   15.75
     604 Yarn>85% Synth   12.081     5.580     4.236     2.290    -45.94     6.454     3.697     3.643     3.634    -43.69    5.03
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn   38.248    35.498    25.801    29.196     13.16    37.973    37.646    38.835    38.893      2.42   21.04
     607 Oth Stpl Fib Y   16.616    21.019    13.323    10.574    -20.63    19.903    20.767    18.893    18.270     -8.21   27.55
     611 Wov>85% Art St   18.618    15.586     9.893    13.438     35.84    15.602    18.177    18.813    19.131     22.62   70.15
     613 MMF Sheeting F    1.801     4.230     3.528     1.908    -45.93     4.012     2.676     2.917     2.610    -34.95   32.07
     614 MMF Pop/Brdclt   19.342    11.907     8.677    11.450     31.96    14.207    13.886    15.256    14.680      3.33   60.32
     617 MMF Twill/Sate   10.252     9.542     5.882     6.856     16.56     8.861    10.236    10.615    10.516     18.68   47.05
     618 Wov Artif Fila    5.568     4.398     3.209     2.681    -16.46     4.745     3.915     3.789     3.870    -18.43   13.68
     619 Poly Fil Fab     85.222    74.262    50.119    46.129     -7.96    73.628    73.122    71.764    70.272     -4.56   43.08
     620 Oth Synth Fila  132.436   127.948    84.365    90.284      7.02   127.612   136.275   136.453   133.867      4.90   23.64
     621 Impression Fab    0.738     1.010     0.741     0.856     15.53     1.070     0.896     1.033     1.125      5.15   36.75
     622 Glass Fabric     39.738    39.783    28.901    23.515    -18.64    41.442    37.031    35.213    34.397    -17.00   22.31
     625 Pop,Broad Stp/    1.591     2.509     1.755     1.250    -28.76     2.416     2.061     2.002     2.004    -17.04   24.61
     627 Sheeting Stap/    1.757     1.473     0.840     0.824     -1.92     1.499     1.605     1.528     1.457     -2.81   51.89
     628 Twl/Satn/Stp/F   14.072     9.279     6.668     5.671    -14.95     9.902     8.573     8.334     8.282    -16.36   40.46
     629 Oth Stap/Fil F   45.108    39.453    27.677    26.819     -3.10    41.383    39.321    38.855    38.594     -6.74   39.28
     630 Handkerchiefs     7.346     7.093     4.766     5.064      6.25     6.981     7.393     7.441     7.391      5.88   96.29
     631 Gloves/Mittens  337.464   309.496   186.036   182.784     -1.75   322.785   313.267   307.054   306.245     -5.12   52.11
     632 Hosiery         983.981   919.020   587.022   595.269      1.40   926.629   942.068   936.658   927.267      0.07   72.95
     633 Suit-Typ Coat,   44.586    40.229    27.537    22.685    -17.62    43.643    36.679    36.266    35.376    -18.94   22.05
     634 Other Coats, M  932.080   849.848   536.738   528.273     -1.58   881.500   866.817   854.848   841.383     -4.55   46.40
     635 Coats, W/G     1098.839  1025.644   618.812   563.620     -8.92  1025.494  1030.678   997.540   970.452     -5.37   48.60
     636 Dresses        1808.276  1732.363  1242.678  1164.247     -6.31  1771.991  1686.961  1672.752  1653.931     -6.66   47.31
     638 Knit Shirts, M  471.053   433.074   293.227   277.497     -5.36   445.016   415.219   414.405   417.344     -6.22   11.21
     639 Knit Blouses,W 1474.086  1474.403   935.998   928.561     -0.79  1471.973  1467.379  1467.101  1466.966     -0.34   27.93
     640 N-K Shirts, MB   89.550    78.418    54.867    51.908     -5.39    81.519    77.946    76.364    75.459     -7.43   13.75
     641 N-K Blouses, W  768.425   790.458   569.400   524.480     -7.89   793.733   756.299   747.524   745.539     -6.07   36.55
     642 Skirts          269.706   217.985   160.553   132.677    -17.36   228.135   197.659   193.016   190.109    -16.67   38.03
     643 MMF Suits, M/B   41.449    44.682    30.324    32.074      5.77    45.465    45.208    45.196    46.433      2.13   66.81
     644 MMF W/G Suits    10.245     6.604     4.503     4.260     -5.40     7.408     6.821     6.354     6.361    -14.13   40.31
     645 MMF M/B Sweate   26.793    21.572     9.833     8.728    -11.24    23.032    20.666    20.827    20.466    -11.14   51.96
     646 MMF Sweaters,W  319.693   274.381   116.303    99.408    -14.53   302.437   262.461   259.566   257.486    -14.86   76.56
     647 Trousers,etc M  540.283   471.815   343.759   329.345     -4.19   508.011   460.329   456.890   457.401     -9.96   18.99
     648 Slacks,etc. WG  673.873   622.501   412.504   454.628     10.21   627.924   657.975   660.350   664.626      5.84   21.29
     649 Bras/Ot Bod Su 1227.067  1168.201   812.914   769.195     -5.38  1228.940  1123.302  1134.471  1124.482     -8.50   44.35
     650 Dress Gown,Rob  298.426   282.451   145.176   149.629      3.07   289.468   292.732   292.166   286.904     -0.89   72.14
     651 Nightwear/PJs   577.046   568.102   319.544   331.540      3.75   574.725   577.743   583.829   580.098      0.93   68.15
     652 M-MF Underwear  575.185   598.397   395.782   446.992     12.94   580.329   628.654   638.156   649.607     11.94   43.96
     653 Down Coats, M/  142.341   105.496    59.871    63.242      5.63   113.140   101.576   104.679   108.867     -3.78   50.35
     654 Down Coats, W/  324.515   242.809   146.985   123.342    -16.09   259.907   238.654   223.489   219.166    -15.68   59.18
     659 Oth. MMF App.  2718.255  2541.454  1654.201  1602.065     -3.15  2640.590  2528.489  2508.160  2489.318     -5.73   55.59
     665 Floor Covering  423.679   430.209   288.893   302.620      4.75   426.717   437.017   441.568   443.937      4.04   29.47
     666 Other Furnishi 3435.277  3309.393  2011.749  2116.777      5.22  3259.914  3420.457  3407.153  3414.421      4.74   82.53
     669 Other MMF Manu  552.786   473.240   343.054   340.050     -0.88   474.968   467.688   471.080   470.235     -1.00   41.62
     670 Flat Goods, et 2886.111  1486.584  1408.475  1399.310     -0.65  2269.908  1043.065  1268.760  1477.419    -34.91   79.61

Other CWM:
     735 SILK Coats,WG    11.250     7.274     4.171     4.755     14.01     8.875     7.842     7.975     7.859    -11.45   37.73
     736 SILK Dresses     97.637    88.884    68.941    56.381    -18.22    91.898    77.918    77.258    76.324    -16.95   43.13
     738 SILK Kni Shirt   10.113     9.594     4.054     6.502     60.39     9.471    10.492    10.748    12.042     27.14   91.90
     739 SILK Kni Shirt   17.835    19.147    13.203    15.158     14.80    19.526    20.001    21.010    21.102      8.07   79.97
     740 SILK NK Shirt,   47.963    42.221    31.054    28.706     -7.56    45.261    39.789    40.785    39.872    -11.91   92.37
     741 SILK NK Blous,  162.879   144.510   103.415    90.262    -12.72   151.819   134.604   131.861   131.357    -13.48   70.43
     751 SILK Nightwear    9.394     6.422     3.317     2.978    -10.22     6.225     5.955     6.158     6.083     -2.28   74.75
     758 SILK Neckwear    83.860    55.022    35.112    32.824     -6.52    63.617    52.600    54.031    52.734    -17.11   56.44
     759 Oth SILK Appar   18.754    12.075     9.413     8.361    -11.18    13.590    11.298    11.082    11.022    -18.89   51.79

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     800 S/V Yarns         1.398     1.300     0.853     1.137     33.27     1.335     1.300     1.445     1.584     18.61   25.74
     810 S/V Woven Fabr   42.216    32.092    21.154    18.893    -10.69    35.259    31.300    30.620    29.831    -15.40   26.62
     831 Gloves Silk/Ve    8.570    10.946     7.226     6.642     -8.09    10.114    10.765    10.519    10.362      2.45   68.78
     832 Hosiery Slk/Ve    5.768     4.762     2.953     3.979     34.75     4.822     5.552     5.571     5.788     20.04   51.94
     833 S/V S-T CoatsM   10.328    10.924     8.799     8.265     -6.07    10.859    10.368    10.552    10.390     -4.32   32.66
     834 S/VOth.CoatsM/    3.514     4.298     2.428     2.297     -5.37     3.784     4.055     4.158     4.167     10.13   48.99
     835 S/V Coats W/G    26.883    28.267    23.257    21.082     -9.35    28.309    26.152    26.655    26.092     -7.83   52.33
     836 S/V Dresses      33.097    37.173    32.465    29.959     -7.72    38.856    34.105    34.362    34.667    -10.78   47.91
     838 S/V K Shirts/B  130.740   113.405    92.588    75.654    -18.29   113.464   100.300    97.627    96.471    -14.98   59.55
     839 Baby Silk/Veg     4.618     5.840     3.366     3.888     15.51     5.659     6.397     6.050     6.362     12.42   56.92
     840 S/V Wov Shirts   95.137    91.709    77.766    72.254     -7.09    95.434    86.055    86.029    86.197     -9.68   42.25
     842 S/V Skirts        9.559     7.458     6.857     5.355    -21.90     8.276     5.961     5.831     5.957    -28.02   41.32
     843 S/V Suits, M/B    2.198     2.398     2.104     2.273      8.04     2.611     2.800     2.698     2.567     -1.69   53.19
     845 Sweaters, Veg.   41.873    32.604    26.263    19.455    -25.92    33.598    26.648    26.098    25.796    -23.22   86.10
     846 Sweaters, Silk    2.876     1.828     1.008     0.803    -20.40     1.738     1.665     1.652     1.623     -6.66   74.42
     847 S/V Trousers M  176.563   151.332   122.013    96.895    -20.59   161.553   129.893   126.737   126.213    -21.88   50.98
     850 EG S/V Drss.Gw    0.965     0.969     0.525     0.995     89.65     0.942     1.275     1.248     1.439     52.69   74.84
     851 S/V Nightwear     1.131     1.156     0.572     0.841     47.11     0.961     1.373     1.396     1.425     48.24   67.75
     852 S/V Underwear     4.352     3.186     1.962     2.074      5.73     3.533     3.587     3.243     3.298     -6.64   46.26
     858 S/V Neckwear     22.320    14.126     9.410     7.078    -24.78    16.809    12.589    12.167    11.794    -29.83   72.41
     859 Oth. S/V Appar  122.183   111.525    78.457    87.916     12.06   114.775   119.599   119.653   120.983      5.41   56.46
     863 Towels Silk/Ve    8.145     7.508     4.718     7.998     69.52     6.892    10.100    10.325    10.788     56.53   82.11
     870 Luggage Silk/V   77.103    61.753    49.023    59.656     21.69    73.254    60.959    66.656    72.385     -1.19   79.91
     871 HBags FGoods S   31.679    18.606    15.745    22.710     44.24    24.658    18.759    22.058    25.571      3.70   68.09
     899 Other S/V Manu  110.670   116.350    79.270    85.851      8.30   116.893   123.163   125.065   122.931      5.17   41.82