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  ______________                          |                                     |                                  July 6, 2018
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | JAPAN        |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         |  Data through  5/2018 in Million $  |
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                           Calendar Years       Year-to-Date                 Year-Endings                             YE  5/2018
 Ctrl, Cat, Product        2016      2017     5/2017    5/2018  % Change    5/2017    3/2018    4/2018    5/2018  % Change % Share


Aggregations:
       0 Total           464.217   463.310   186.941   198.603      6.24   458.728   471.191   471.421   474.971      3.54    0.44
       1 Apparel          65.986    74.649    28.264    33.537     18.66    70.892    79.466    79.933    79.923     12.74    0.10
       2 Non-Apparel     398.231   388.660   158.678   165.065      4.03   387.835   391.725   391.487   395.048      1.86    1.47
      11 Yarns            21.384    20.386     9.164     8.917     -2.69    20.732    20.132    20.457    20.139     -2.86    1.57
      12 Fabrics         364.361   352.880   143.485   149.587      4.25   353.384   356.090   355.467   358.982      1.58    5.76
      14 Made Ups / Mis   12.487    15.394     6.029     6.561      8.83    13.720    15.503    15.563    15.926     16.08    0.08
      30 Cotton Product  122.113   125.058    50.929    53.756      5.55   121.442   128.334   127.168   127.885      5.31    0.28
      31 Cotton Apparel   40.645    48.937    19.436    24.634     26.75    44.988    53.064    53.934    54.135     20.33    0.14
      32 Cot Non-Appare   81.468    76.121    31.493    29.122     -7.53    76.454    75.270    73.234    73.750     -3.54    0.88
      40 Wool Products    11.650    11.840     3.478     2.926    -15.89    12.632    11.583    11.372    11.287    -10.64    0.28
      41 Wool Apparel      8.518     8.614     2.064     1.739    -15.76     9.140     8.449     8.496     8.289     -9.31    0.28
      42 Wool Non-Appar    3.132     3.226     1.414     1.187    -16.07     3.492     3.135     2.876     2.999    -14.12    0.28
      60 MMF Products    327.082   322.143   130.499   139.716      7.06   321.189   327.182   328.486   331.360      3.17    0.59
      61 MMF Apparel      14.815    14.905     5.393     6.226     15.46    14.681    16.074    15.744    15.739      7.21    0.04
      62 MMF Non-Appare  312.267   307.239   125.107   133.489      6.70   306.508   311.108   312.742   315.621      2.97    1.89
      80 S and V Produc    3.372     4.269     2.035     2.205      8.38     3.465     4.092     4.395     4.439     28.11    0.26
      81 S and V Appare    2.008     2.194     1.371     0.938    -31.57     2.083     1.879     1.760     1.761    -15.49    0.17
      82 S and V Non-Ap    1.365     2.075     0.664     1.267     90.94     1.382     2.213     2.635     2.679     93.83    0.40

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     200 Yarns / Sew Th    4.749     4.772     1.918     2.193     14.30     4.647     4.932     5.146     5.046      8.60    2.38
     201 Specialty Yarn    6.266     2.690     1.053     1.747     65.94     3.574     3.161     3.349     3.384     -5.31    1.33
     218 Fab, Color Yar    7.767     9.130     3.809     2.582    -32.21     8.431     8.398     8.062     7.903     -6.26    6.77
     220 Spec. Weave, F    5.103     6.357     1.981     2.551     28.79     5.057     6.826     6.896     6.927     37.00    4.44
     222 Knit Fabric      14.250     8.803     4.887     2.343    -52.06    14.563     6.829     6.557     6.259    -57.02    1.05
     223 Non-Woven Fabr  111.544   119.483    46.925    57.791     23.15   109.582   128.107   129.094   130.348     18.95    9.23
     225 Blue Denim Fab   18.341    14.248     6.293     4.643    -26.22    15.640    13.163    12.241    12.598    -19.45   20.48
     229 Special Fabric  125.121   123.654    49.622    52.529      5.86   124.307   122.539   123.659   126.561      1.81    7.93

Cotton:
     313 Cotton Sheetin   25.433    23.630     9.666    10.042      3.89    23.397    24.481    24.205    24.006      2.60    8.64
     314 Poplin,Broadcl    2.104     1.955     0.797     0.603    -24.40     2.123     1.828     1.802     1.760    -17.08    2.06
     317 Twill Fabric      6.739     3.839     1.805     2.105     16.57     6.012     3.860     4.001     4.138    -31.17    7.03
     333 Suit-Typ Coat,    0.686     0.744     0.299     0.407     36.29     0.626     0.839     0.840     0.853     36.14    0.80
     347 Cot.M/B Trouse   10.176    11.014     4.508     4.888      8.42    11.158    11.017    11.069    11.394      2.11    0.20
     348 W/G Slacks, et    5.839    11.038     4.272     5.446     27.48     8.773    12.068    12.320    12.212     39.20    0.20
     369 Oth. Cot. Manu    4.116     5.581     2.136     2.476     15.91     4.894     5.878     5.599     5.921     20.98    0.20

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        1.355     1.103     0.521     0.285    -45.34     1.487     0.932     0.863     0.867    -41.72    0.73
     410 Wool Woven Fab    0.980     1.096     0.550     0.259    -52.85     1.180     0.894     0.759     0.806    -31.74    0.80
     438 K Shirts,Blous    1.328     1.269     0.187     0.189      1.08     1.391     1.159     1.292     1.271     -8.59    0.37
     446 Wool Sweater,W    0.769     1.054     0.212     0.087    -59.06     0.946     1.018     0.974     0.928     -1.83    0.21

Man-Made Fiber:
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn    7.646    10.605     5.140     3.986    -22.45    10.034     9.864     9.792     9.451     -5.81    4.67
     618 Wov Artif Fila    3.611     4.642     1.800     1.246    -30.77     4.025     4.511     4.208     4.088      1.55   14.51
     619 Poly Fil Fab      3.192     2.671     1.219     1.008    -17.36     3.087     2.535     2.476     2.459    -20.34    1.56
     620 Oth Synth Fila   16.076    16.166     6.822     6.349     -6.93    16.714    15.929    16.077    15.693     -6.11    2.71
     622 Glass Fabric     10.175     5.196     2.172     1.347    -38.00     7.085     4.405     4.262     4.371    -38.31    2.77
     659 Oth. MMF App.     2.640     3.226     1.209     1.042    -13.80     2.909     3.262     3.169     3.059      5.16    0.07
     666 Other Furnishi    1.789     1.747     0.569     0.594      4.39     1.777     1.809     1.752     1.772     -0.27    0.04
     669 Other MMF Manu    3.993     4.759     2.381     1.599    -32.84     4.927     3.938     4.010     3.978    -19.26    0.33

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     870 Luggage Silk/V    0.135     0.175     0.105     0.064    -38.98     0.164     0.177     0.163     0.134    -18.10    0.09