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  ______________                          |                                     |                                March 30, 2017
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | JAPAN        |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         |  Data through  2/2017 in Million $  |
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                           Calendar Years       Year-to-Date                 Year-Endings                             YE  2/2017
 Ctrl, Cat, Product        2015      2016     2/2016    2/2017  % Change    2/2016   12/2016    1/2017    2/2017  % Change % Share


Aggregations:
       0 Total           447.212   464.196    73.510    71.801     -2.32   461.577   464.196   467.273   462.487      0.20    0.45
       1 Apparel          53.587    65.393    11.355    13.110     15.46    54.522    65.393    65.822    67.149     23.16    0.08
       2 Non-Apparel     393.624   398.803    62.155    58.691     -5.57   407.055   398.803   401.451   395.339     -2.88    1.68
      11 Yarns            27.265    21.701     3.825     3.295    -13.85    26.941    21.701    21.381    21.171    -21.42    1.72
      12 Fabrics         353.522   364.614    56.630    53.731     -5.12   367.083   364.614   367.429   361.715     -1.46    5.92
      14 Made Ups / Mis   12.838    12.488     1.700     1.665     -2.04    13.030    12.488    12.642    12.453     -4.43    0.08
      30 Cotton Product  120.332   121.495    19.420    18.915     -2.60   123.368   121.495   120.530   120.991     -1.93    0.26
      31 Cotton Apparel   29.434    40.012     6.784     9.189     35.45    29.822    40.012    40.841    42.417     42.23    0.11
      32 Cot Non-Appare   90.898    81.484    12.636     9.726    -23.02    93.546    81.484    79.689    78.574    -16.00    0.96
      40 Wool Products    13.671    11.652     1.272     1.424     11.97    13.490    11.652    11.971    11.804    -12.50    0.27
      41 Wool Apparel      9.405     8.520     0.873     1.055     20.88     9.209     8.520     8.760     8.703     -5.50    0.27
      42 Wool Non-Appar    4.266     3.132     0.399     0.369     -7.53     4.282     3.132     3.211     3.102    -27.56    0.28
      60 MMF Products    309.625   327.676    51.948    50.716     -2.37   320.949   327.676   331.431   326.444      1.71    0.63
      61 MMF Apparel      12.960    14.854     3.069     2.364    -22.95    13.547    14.854    14.289    14.149      4.45    0.04
      62 MMF Non-Appare  296.666   312.823    48.880    48.352     -1.08   307.402   312.823   317.142   312.295      1.59    2.29
      80 S and V Produc    3.583     3.372     0.870     0.746    -14.30     3.769     3.372     3.342     3.248    -13.84    0.19
      81 S and V Appare    1.788     2.008     0.629     0.502    -20.24     1.944     2.008     1.932     1.880     -3.29    0.16
      82 S and V Non-Ap    1.795     1.365     0.241     0.244      1.21     1.825     1.365     1.409     1.368    -25.07    0.26

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     200 Yarns / Sew Th    4.522     5.034     1.008     0.632    -37.35     4.818     5.034     5.056     4.657     -3.33    2.37
     201 Specialty Yarn    9.763     6.266     1.300     0.354    -72.73     9.511     6.266     5.752     5.321    -44.05    2.27
     218 Fab, Color Yar    9.684     7.768     1.378     0.909    -34.02     9.657     7.768     7.298     7.300    -24.41    6.26
     220 Spec. Weave, F    4.245     5.128     0.821     0.703    -14.37     4.521     5.128     5.137     5.010     10.81    3.19
     222 Knit Fabric      17.663    27.703     4.005     2.656    -33.68    20.406    27.703    27.362    26.354     29.15    3.62
     223 Non-Woven Fabr  102.164    98.285    15.498    16.656      7.48   104.275    98.285   100.704    99.444     -4.63    7.44
     225 Blue Denim Fab   21.483    18.341     3.226     2.430    -24.68    21.352    18.341    17.894    17.545    -17.83   25.56
     229 Special Fabric  111.173   125.135    19.383    20.528      5.91   116.483   125.135   127.520   126.280      8.41    8.88

Cotton:
     313 Cotton Sheetin   32.465    25.423     3.542     3.094    -12.65    33.366    25.423    24.852    24.975    -25.15    9.21
     314 Poplin,Broadcl    2.160     2.108     0.239     0.262      9.89     2.167     2.108     2.156     2.131     -1.63    2.49
     315 Printcloth Fab    3.325     2.344     0.531     0.275    -48.17     3.389     2.344     2.274     2.088    -38.38    7.70
     317 Twill Fabric      6.188     6.739     0.937     0.312    -66.70     6.494     6.739     6.608     6.113     -5.86    8.78
     326 Sateen Fabric     1.325     2.289     0.413     0.216    -47.85     1.641     2.289     2.362     2.091     27.45    7.30
     333 Suit-Typ Coat,    0.723     0.686     0.222     0.153    -30.81     0.794     0.686     0.694     0.618    -22.23    0.61
     347 Cot.M/B Trouse    7.785    10.192     1.786     2.264     26.73     7.835    10.192    10.312    10.670     36.18    0.19
     369 Oth. Cot. Manu    4.066     4.116     0.608     0.515    -15.35     4.297     4.116     4.001     4.022     -6.39    0.14

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        1.319     1.355     0.188     0.215     14.78     1.373     1.355     1.405     1.383      0.69    1.14
     410 Wool Woven Fab    1.589     0.980     0.086     0.077    -10.84     1.602     0.980     1.008     0.971    -39.42    1.06
     414 Oth Wool Fabri    0.870     0.652     0.101     0.042    -58.34     0.926     0.652     0.637     0.593    -35.92    0.74
     438 K Shirts,Blous    0.988     1.328     0.081     0.051    -36.75     0.968     1.328     1.349     1.298     34.13    0.34

Man-Made Fiber:
     600 Text Fil Yarn     0.661     0.909     0.256     0.077    -69.79     0.913     0.909     0.827     0.730    -20.08    0.35
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn   10.406     7.647     0.981     1.934     97.13     9.677     7.647     7.864     8.600    -11.13    4.94
     618 Wov Artif Fila    4.201     3.611     0.507     0.496     -2.24     4.253     3.611     3.523     3.600    -15.35   12.33
     619 Poly Fil Fab      3.855     3.201     0.459     0.454     -1.23     3.993     3.201     3.236     3.195    -19.98    1.80
     620 Oth Synth Fila   15.027    16.050     2.652     2.534     -4.44    16.051    16.050    15.880    15.932     -0.74    2.75
     622 Glass Fabric      7.199    10.209     1.655     0.964    -41.72     7.518    10.209    10.226     9.519     26.61    6.00
     659 Oth. MMF App.     2.343     2.685     0.346     0.346     -0.00     2.330     2.685     2.656     2.685     15.23    0.06
     666 Other Furnishi    1.877     1.817     0.187     0.185     -0.83     1.808     1.817     1.877     1.816      0.43    0.05
     669 Other MMF Manu    3.633     3.993     0.453     0.784     73.19     3.647     3.993     4.324     4.324     18.58    0.40

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     800 S/V Yarns         0.245     0.020     0.000     0.032       *       0.239     0.020     0.044     0.052    -78.12    0.94
     870 Luggage Silk/V    0.158     0.135     0.024     0.014    -43.63     0.162     0.135     0.124     0.125    -22.84    0.18