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  ______________                          |                                     |                               October 2, 2017
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | CHINA T      |                         |    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           853.893   720.924   483.581   452.359     -6.46   757.483   690.871   697.346   689.702     -8.95    0.66
       1 Apparel         329.647   255.222   177.804   154.270    -13.24   280.394   236.481   235.188   231.689    -17.37    0.29
       2 Non-Apparel     524.246   465.702   305.778   298.089     -2.51   477.089   454.390   462.158   458.014     -4.00    1.89
      11 Yarns            56.711    51.714    34.687    35.912      3.53    51.596    53.349    54.660    52.939      2.60    4.32
      12 Fabrics         363.874   328.729   211.335   207.987     -1.58   330.376   323.812   328.200   325.381     -1.51    5.38
      14 Made Ups / Mis  103.661    85.259    59.755    54.190     -9.31    95.117    77.229    79.297    79.693    -16.22    0.47
      30 Cotton Product   85.424    73.886    49.527    43.666    -11.83    75.352    68.645    68.110    68.024     -9.72    0.15
      31 Cotton Apparel   62.746    56.334    36.895    34.907     -5.39    55.881    54.424    53.817    54.346     -2.75    0.15
      32 Cot Non-Appare   22.678    17.552    12.632     8.759    -30.66    19.471    14.221    14.293    13.679    -29.75    0.16
      40 Wool Products     4.701     3.743     2.490     2.084    -16.33     4.554     3.515     3.556     3.336    -26.75    0.08
      41 Wool Apparel      3.818     3.388     2.231     1.956    -12.34     4.036     3.206     3.291     3.112    -22.88    0.10
      42 Wool Non-Appar    0.883     0.355     0.259     0.128    -50.68     0.519     0.309     0.265     0.224    -56.89    0.02
      60 MMF Products    749.423   629.533   421.880   398.777     -5.48   663.981   607.435   614.162   606.430     -8.67    1.15
      61 MMF Apparel     255.836   188.331   133.500   113.380    -15.07   213.468   173.101   172.192   168.212    -21.20    0.44
      62 MMF Non-Appare  493.587   441.201   288.380   285.396     -1.03   450.512   434.334   441.970   438.217     -2.73    3.06
      80 S and V Produc   14.345    13.764     9.683     7.832    -19.11    13.596    11.276    11.518    11.913    -12.38    0.72
      81 S and V Appare    7.247     7.169     5.177     4.027    -22.22     7.009     5.750     5.888     6.019    -14.13    0.54
      82 S and V Non-Ap    7.098     6.594     4.506     3.806    -15.54     6.588     5.526     5.630     5.894    -10.53    1.07

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     201 Specialty Yarn   40.782    38.118    25.679    26.627      3.69    38.184    38.969    40.450    39.066      2.31   16.55
     220 Spec. Weave, F    5.354     4.049     2.422     2.305     -4.82     4.143     4.234     4.250     3.932     -5.09    2.55
     222 Knit Fabric      48.010    40.156    27.818    24.857    -10.65    42.491    36.950    36.817    37.195    -12.46    5.76
     223 Non-Woven Fabr   40.049    47.124    30.912    32.741      5.92    43.035    50.713    50.480    48.952     13.75    3.62
     224 Pile/Tufted Fa   16.435    10.625     6.141     6.261      1.96    13.021    10.471    11.155    10.746    -17.47    3.92
     225 Blue Denim Fab    3.578     2.831     1.805     1.453    -19.50     2.412     2.655     2.622     2.479      2.79    3.78
     229 Special Fabric  163.746   153.815    94.904    94.838     -0.07   150.466   150.454   154.474   153.749      2.18   10.55
     239 Baby Garm / Ac    4.717     4.498     2.769     2.191    -20.88     4.621     4.299     4.106     3.920    -15.18    0.17

Cotton:
     301 Combed Cot. Ya    0.102     0.329     0.327     0.000   -100.00     0.340     0.001     0.001     0.001    -99.63    0.00
     317 Twill Fabric      3.130     2.667     2.023     1.240    -38.70     2.833     1.784     1.935     1.884    -33.48    2.98
     326 Sateen Fabric     1.276     1.135     0.982     0.235    -76.08     1.412     0.421     0.411     0.388    -72.51    1.77
     331 Cot.Glove/Mitt    1.238     1.241     0.739     0.963     30.33     1.039     1.439     1.443     1.466     41.08    2.06
     332 Cotton Hosiery    9.086     8.066     4.864     6.019     23.74     8.134     9.136     9.216     9.221     13.36    1.42
     334 Oth. Coats, MB    0.617     0.475     0.302     0.245    -18.63     0.426     0.416     0.419     0.419     -1.75    0.06
     339 W/G Knit Blous   18.434    14.105     9.541     7.684    -19.46    14.764    12.529    12.186    12.248    -17.04    0.24
     342 Cotton Skirts     0.695     0.932     0.728     0.512    -29.68     0.899     0.755     0.666     0.716    -20.44    0.31
     348 W/G Slacks, et    8.145     7.257     5.232     4.466    -14.64     6.739     5.862     6.030     6.491     -3.67    0.11
     352 Cotton Underwe    1.123     0.855     0.536     0.571      6.54     0.903     0.966     0.982     0.890     -1.51    0.04
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    9.062    11.302     6.507     8.930     37.24     9.784    13.995    13.611    13.725     40.27    1.27
     369 Oth. Cot. Manu    5.171     4.000     2.877     2.417    -15.99     4.348     3.735     3.911     3.540    -18.59    0.12

Wool:
     438 K Shirts,Blous    0.102     0.031     0.030     0.009    -70.59     0.030     0.028     0.025     0.010    -67.82    0.00
     445 Wool Sweater,M    0.448     0.283     0.201     0.144    -28.32     0.378     0.262     0.204     0.226    -40.16    0.17
     446 Wool Sweater,W    0.257     0.131     0.008     0.054    534.56     0.054     0.130     0.183     0.177    229.56    0.04
     459 Oth.Wool Appar    1.402     1.129     0.851     0.612    -28.03     1.666     1.048     1.097     0.890    -46.55    0.34

Man-Made Fiber:
     600 Text Fil Yarn    10.431     8.685     5.502     5.696      3.53     8.020     9.150     8.989     8.880     10.71    4.26
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn    2.502     2.156     1.648     2.448     48.54     2.705     2.895     3.056     2.956      9.30    1.60
     607 Oth Stpl Fib Y    0.628     1.057     0.650     0.501    -22.95     0.814     1.022     0.901     0.908     11.58    1.37
     619 Poly Fil Fab     11.694    11.680     7.560     8.694     15.00    10.988    12.821    12.893    12.814     16.62    7.86
     620 Oth Synth Fila   44.787    32.739    22.089    20.724     -6.18    36.883    31.572    31.543    31.374    -14.93    5.54
     622 Glass Fabric      4.263     6.083     4.167     4.539      8.93     5.370     6.539     6.508     6.455     20.20    4.19
     628 Twl/Satn/Stp/F   11.296     8.564     5.564     5.155     -7.36     9.316     8.289     8.001     8.155    -12.46   39.83
     629 Oth Stap/Fil F    3.107     2.333     1.810     1.916      5.88     2.758     2.348     2.405     2.440    -11.53    2.48
     631 Gloves/Mittens    4.491     3.447     1.867     2.266     21.36     3.518     3.745     3.653     3.846      9.32    0.65
     632 Hosiery          38.203    25.054    17.628    15.586    -11.59    28.089    24.136    23.493    23.011    -18.08    1.81
     634 Other Coats, M    5.768     6.612     3.951     3.417    -13.50     6.484     6.667     6.258     6.079     -6.26    0.34
     636 Dresses          10.035     7.393     5.672     5.472     -3.53     8.460     7.523     7.437     7.193    -14.97    0.21
     638 Knit Shirts, M   15.699    13.532    10.655    10.270     -3.61    14.631    12.857    12.983    13.147    -10.15    0.35
     639 Knit Blouses,W   35.847    24.836    16.946    16.135     -4.78    26.165    24.252    24.684    24.026     -8.18    0.46
     642 Skirts            4.285     3.312     2.794     1.263    -54.81     3.654     2.089     2.069     1.780    -51.28    0.36
     647 Trousers,etc M    5.614     4.960     3.739     3.981      6.47     5.678     4.834     4.974     5.202     -8.39    0.22
     648 Slacks,etc. WG   24.147     9.680     6.192     5.247    -15.27    13.959     8.917     9.389     8.735    -37.42    0.28
     649 Bras/Ot Bod Su   13.675     9.971     8.908     4.351    -51.15    16.174     5.400     5.776     5.414    -66.52    0.21
     650 Dress Gown,Rob    1.064     1.230     0.730     0.412    -43.49     1.112     1.155     1.034     0.912    -17.98    0.23
     651 Nightwear/PJs     2.360     3.593     2.767     1.181    -57.32     3.659     2.987     2.684     2.007    -45.16    0.24
     652 M-MF Underwear    1.608     1.994     1.518     1.288    -15.16     1.999     1.899     1.875     1.764    -11.73    0.12
     659 Oth. MMF App.    84.956    66.091    45.855    39.034    -14.87    72.508    60.782    59.981    59.271    -18.26    1.32
     666 Other Furnishi   55.353    52.999    35.350    33.982     -3.87    55.081    51.262    51.602    51.631     -6.26    1.25
     669 Other MMF Manu   10.912    10.572     7.157     4.838    -32.41    10.855     9.138     9.143     8.253    -23.97    0.73
     670 Flat Goods, et   22.866     9.321     9.105     8.365     -8.12    16.754     5.636     7.180     8.582    -48.78    0.46

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     832 Hosiery Slk/Ve    0.719     0.824     0.481     0.483      0.60     0.703     0.850     0.849     0.827     17.58    7.42
     845 Sweaters, Veg.    0.456     0.541     0.296     0.413     39.28     0.489     0.649     0.652     0.657     34.46    2.19
     859 Oth. S/V Appar    4.740     5.320     3.957     2.939    -25.72     5.213     4.062     4.166     4.303    -17.47    2.01
     870 Luggage Silk/V    0.483     0.938     0.877     0.409    -53.33     0.964     0.328     0.366     0.471    -51.17    0.52
     899 Other S/V Manu    5.914     5.306     3.396     3.209     -5.53     5.150     4.882     4.949     5.119     -0.60    1.74