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  ______________                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2018
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | CHINA T      |                         |    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           717.555   676.537   516.290   500.927     -2.98   681.460   669.581   665.428   661.174     -2.98    0.60
       1 Apparel         255.276   229.818   173.897   150.418    -13.50   228.483   215.507   210.970   206.339     -9.69    0.25
       2 Non-Apparel     462.279   446.718   342.393   350.509      2.37   452.977   454.074   454.458   454.835      0.41    1.65
      11 Yarns            51.714    53.933    40.646    47.914     17.88    52.702    58.815    60.486    61.201     16.13    4.53
      12 Fabrics         328.605   313.235   244.879   238.759     -2.50   326.992   310.197   308.640   307.115     -6.08    4.81
      14 Made Ups / Mis   81.961    79.550    56.867    63.836     12.25    73.283    85.062    85.333    86.519     18.06    0.44
      30 Cotton Product   73.868    65.307    49.622    41.387    -16.59    67.913    61.116    59.323    57.072    -15.96    0.12
      31 Cotton Apparel   56.334    52.483    39.772    32.424    -18.47    54.377    48.308    46.929    45.136    -16.99    0.12
      32 Cot Non-Appare   17.535    12.823     9.850     8.963     -9.00    13.536    12.808    12.394    11.936    -11.82    0.14
      40 Wool Products     3.740     3.663     2.609     2.324    -10.93     3.505     3.298     3.565     3.378     -3.64    0.08
      41 Wool Apparel      3.385     3.284     2.285     2.000    -12.46     3.107     2.884     3.004     2.999     -3.46    0.10
      42 Wool Non-Appar    0.355     0.379     0.324     0.324     -0.14     0.399     0.415     0.562     0.379     -5.06    0.03
      60 MMF Products    626.216   596.015   455.346   450.192     -1.13   598.264   594.279   592.327   590.861     -1.24    1.04
      61 MMF Apparel     188.389   168.017   127.315   112.954    -11.28   164.900   159.174   156.220   153.656     -6.82    0.39
      62 MMF Non-Appare  437.826   427.997   328.031   337.238      2.81   433.364   435.105   436.107   437.204      0.89    2.53
      80 S and V Produc   13.731    11.552     8.713     7.024    -19.39    11.777    10.888    10.213     9.863    -16.25    0.56
      81 S and V Appare    7.168     6.034     4.525     3.039    -32.84     6.099     5.142     4.818     4.548    -25.44    0.43
      82 S and V Non-Ap    6.563     5.519     4.188     3.984     -4.86     5.678     5.746     5.395     5.315     -6.39    0.76

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     201 Specialty Yarn   38.117    40.405    30.178    38.406     27.27    38.535    46.078    47.728    48.634     26.21   17.85
     219 Duck Fabric       0.103     0.687     0.290     0.923    218.33     0.308     1.251     1.277     1.320    327.93    4.39
     220 Spec. Weave, F    4.049     3.148     2.535     1.660    -34.50     3.652     2.366     2.412     2.273    -37.75    1.44
     222 Knit Fabric      40.157    34.928    27.505    24.312    -11.61    36.439    31.028    31.569    31.734    -12.91    5.08
     223 Non-Woven Fabr   47.124    44.612    35.042    32.821     -6.34    47.840    42.095    42.664    42.390    -11.39    2.87
     224 Pile/Tufted Fa   10.625     9.653     6.970     6.597     -5.34    10.422     9.414     9.310     9.280    -10.96    3.35
     225 Blue Denim Fab    2.831     1.750     1.485     1.278    -13.93     2.313     1.536     1.575     1.543    -33.28    2.38
     229 Special Fabric  153.689   150.372   119.615   116.284     -2.78   157.824   150.474   148.444   147.041     -6.83    8.99
     239 Baby Garm / Ac    4.498     3.136     2.447     2.062    -15.72     3.754     2.884     2.832     2.751    -26.70    0.12

Cotton:
     317 Twill Fabric      2.667     1.620     1.354     1.862     37.58     1.782     2.037     2.185     2.129     19.48    3.68
     331 Cot.Glove/Mitt    1.241     1.394     1.057     0.847    -19.90     1.413     1.301     1.241     1.183    -16.25    1.60
     332 Cotton Hosiery    8.066    10.053     7.038     6.182    -12.17     9.725     9.614     9.560     9.196     -5.44    1.55
     339 W/G Knit Blous   14.105    10.904     8.517     5.726    -32.77    11.743     9.063     8.656     8.113    -30.91    0.15
     342 Cotton Skirts     0.932     0.613     0.522     0.365    -30.04     0.719     0.501     0.459     0.456    -36.51    0.18
     348 W/G Slacks, et    7.257     6.314     5.016     3.922    -21.81     6.580     5.724     5.306     5.219    -20.67    0.09
     352 Cotton Underwe    0.855     0.885     0.661     0.589    -10.91     0.882     0.726     0.821     0.813     -7.83    0.04
     359 Oth. Cot. App.   11.302    13.334    10.313     9.422     -8.64    14.011    13.169    12.897    12.443    -11.19    1.07
     369 Oth. Cot. Manu    3.983     3.931     2.897     2.114    -27.02     3.581     3.773     3.468     3.149    -12.06    0.11

Wool:
     438 K Shirts,Blous    0.031     0.045     0.009     0.116   1215.88     0.009     0.054     0.083     0.152   1557.15    0.05
     445 Wool Sweater,M    0.283     0.299     0.145     0.283     95.59     0.212     0.371     0.388     0.438    106.42    0.31
     459 Oth.Wool Appar    1.129     0.922     0.748     0.743     -0.68     0.932     0.736     0.952     0.917     -1.66    0.33
     464 Wool Blankets     0.000     0.000     0.000     0.177       *       0.000     0.028     0.177     0.177       *      0.63

Man-Made Fiber:
     600 Text Fil Yarn     8.685     8.543     6.346     6.593      3.89     8.919     8.791     8.877     8.790     -1.44    3.62
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn    2.156     3.011     2.645     1.621    -38.71     3.076     1.944     1.869     1.987    -35.38    0.91
     607 Oth Stpl Fib Y    1.057     0.876     0.580     0.483    -16.71     0.936     0.846     0.820     0.779    -16.74    1.27
     619 Poly Fil Fab     11.680    13.674     9.708    11.790     21.45    12.727    14.861    15.181    15.756     23.81    9.67
     620 Oth Synth Fila   32.739    30.909    23.516    25.098      6.73    31.405    33.051    32.738    32.491      3.46    5.57
     622 Glass Fabric      6.083     7.120     5.219     7.047     35.01     6.489     9.289     9.040     8.948     37.90    5.79
     628 Twl/Satn/Stp/F    8.564     7.950     6.144     4.858    -20.94     8.276     6.952     6.687     6.663    -19.48   37.34
     629 Oth Stap/Fil F    2.333     2.285     2.070     0.875    -57.70     2.472     1.316     1.160     1.091    -55.86    0.97
     631 Gloves/Mittens    3.445     3.515     2.563     2.503     -2.36     3.653     3.445     3.454     3.454     -5.45    0.52
     632 Hosiery          25.054    22.494    17.369    15.640     -9.96    22.877    20.813    20.826    20.765     -9.23    1.47
     634 Other Coats, M    6.612     5.854     3.851     3.818     -0.84     6.006     5.632     5.517     5.822     -3.07    0.28
     636 Dresses           7.393     7.356     5.866     5.788     -1.34     7.106     7.467     7.413     7.278      2.42    0.22
     638 Knit Shirts, M   13.532    14.015    11.403     9.995    -12.35    13.366    13.875    13.020    12.606     -5.68    0.31
     639 Knit Blouses,W   24.836    23.113    18.226    13.359    -26.70    23.471    19.726    19.097    18.247    -22.26    0.36
     647 Trousers,etc M    4.960     5.766     4.350     3.100    -28.74     5.109     4.589     4.479     4.516    -11.62    0.16
     648 Slacks,etc. WG    9.638     7.628     5.986     4.567    -23.71     8.093     6.610     6.561     6.209    -23.29    0.19
     650 Dress Gown,Rob    1.230     0.847     0.636     0.727     14.29     0.894     0.927     0.931     0.938      4.96    0.19
     651 Nightwear/PJs     3.593     1.968     1.352     1.112    -17.80     1.640     1.564     1.607     1.727      5.35    0.19
     652 M-MF Underwear    1.994     1.826     1.475     1.177    -20.16     1.784     1.560     1.625     1.529    -14.30    0.10
     659 Oth. MMF App.    66.194    59.370    44.118    40.528     -8.14    58.310    57.803    56.740    55.781     -4.34    1.22
     666 Other Furnishi   49.751    48.727    34.422    40.035     16.31    45.486    53.260    53.809    54.339     19.46    1.20
     669 Other MMF Manu   10.572     6.958     5.297     5.192     -1.97     7.497     6.168     6.455     6.853     -8.58    0.55
     670 Flat Goods, et    9.319    13.213     9.171    11.541     25.84     9.305    14.953    14.862    15.582     67.47    0.43

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     832 Hosiery Slk/Ve    0.824     0.667     0.555     0.451    -18.73     0.818     0.630     0.600     0.563    -31.12    4.22
     845 Sweaters, Veg.    0.541     0.502     0.415     0.271    -34.52     0.610     0.373     0.355     0.359    -41.14    1.27
     859 Oth. S/V Appar    5.319     4.407     3.171     1.992    -37.16     4.256     3.629     3.365     3.229    -24.14    1.47
     870 Luggage Silk/V    0.938     0.827     0.466     0.681     45.99     0.498     1.040     1.019     1.042    109.00    0.70
     871 HBags FGoods S    0.145     0.157     0.104     0.217    108.38     0.173     0.248     0.274     0.270     55.81    0.45
     899 Other S/V Manu    5.275     4.401     3.525     3.006    -14.72     4.896     4.334     3.981     3.882    -20.71    1.13