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  ______________                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2018
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | AUSTRAL      |                         |    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            36.278    38.516    27.727    29.724      7.20    36.376    40.348    40.680    40.513     11.37    0.04
       1 Apparel          17.489    15.505    11.949    10.762     -9.94    15.646    14.998    14.590    14.318     -8.49    0.02
       2 Non-Apparel      18.789    23.010    15.778    18.962     20.18    20.730    25.350    26.090    26.195     26.36    0.10
      11 Yarns             1.110     2.179     1.790     1.546    -13.63     2.319     2.412     2.056     1.935    -16.55    0.14
      12 Fabrics          14.990    17.885    11.795    14.829     25.72    15.501    19.483    20.656    20.918     34.95    0.33
      14 Made Ups / Mis    2.689     2.947     2.193     2.587     17.99     2.910     3.456     3.378     3.342     14.82    0.02
      30 Cotton Product    4.342     3.389     2.641     2.948     11.61     3.344     3.701     3.599     3.696     10.52    0.01
      31 Cotton Apparel    3.872     2.496     1.987     2.197     10.57     2.536     2.781     2.638     2.706      6.74    0.01
      32 Cot Non-Appare    0.470     0.893     0.654     0.751     14.76     0.808     0.920     0.961     0.989     22.38    0.01
      40 Wool Products     3.179     2.210     1.713     1.561     -8.91     2.593     1.958     1.900     2.057    -20.66    0.05
      41 Wool Apparel      1.013     0.642     0.470     0.553     17.51     0.654     0.666     0.669     0.724     10.71    0.02
      42 Wool Non-Appar    2.166     1.568     1.243     1.008    -18.91     1.939     1.292     1.231     1.333    -31.24    0.12
      60 MMF Products     27.876    30.971    21.728    23.853      9.78    28.535    32.876    33.405    33.095     15.98    0.06
      61 MMF Apparel      11.915    11.043     8.356     7.677     -8.13    11.136    10.956    10.714    10.364     -6.94    0.03
      62 MMF Non-Appare   15.961    19.928    13.373    16.176     20.96    17.399    21.920    22.691    22.731     30.65    0.13
      80 S and V Produc    0.882     1.946     1.644     1.363    -17.09     1.904     1.813     1.775     1.665    -12.56    0.09
      81 S and V Appare    0.689     1.324     1.136     0.336    -70.45     1.320     0.595     0.568     0.524    -60.33    0.05
      82 S and V Non-Ap    0.192     0.622     0.508     1.028    102.22     0.584     1.218     1.207     1.141     95.41    0.16

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     222 Knit Fabric       0.527     1.264     0.697     1.237     77.51     0.802     1.642     1.724     1.805    125.08    0.29
     223 Non-Woven Fabr    8.701     9.664     6.034     8.413     39.42     8.227    11.159    11.937    12.043     46.39    0.82
     229 Special Fabric    4.592     5.509     4.045     3.538    -12.53     5.232     4.892     5.174     5.002     -4.40    0.31

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        0.969     0.500     0.500     0.417    -16.70     0.945     0.398     0.398     0.417    -55.88    0.33

Man-Made Fiber:
     604 Yarn>85% Synth    0.003     0.000     0.000     1.037       *       0.000     0.906     1.037     1.037       *      1.24
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn    0.003     1.583     1.270     0.000   -100.00     1.270     0.938     0.443     0.313    -75.35    0.14

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     859 Oth. S/V Appar    0.145     0.530     0.468     0.081    -82.78     0.522     0.148     0.150     0.142    -72.85    0.06
     899 Other S/V Manu    0.164     0.581     0.489     0.914     86.86     0.558     1.091     1.078     1.006     80.28    0.29