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  ______________                          |                                     |                               October 2, 2017
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | MADAGAS      |                         |    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            50.117   103.505    64.333   101.061     57.09    86.842   129.757   132.476   140.233     61.48    0.13
       1 Apparel          48.969   102.564    63.614   100.507     57.99    85.671   129.113   131.807   139.457     62.78    0.18
       2 Non-Apparel       1.148     0.941     0.718     0.554    -22.94     1.171     0.644     0.669     0.776    -33.75    0.00
      11 Yarns             0.008     0.000     0.000     0.001       *       0.000     0.000     0.001     0.001       *      0.00
      12 Fabrics           0.000     0.002     0.002     0.018    879.53     0.002     0.018     0.018     0.018    879.53    0.00
      14 Made Ups / Mis    1.140     0.939     0.716     0.535    -25.39     1.169     0.626     0.650     0.757    -35.27    0.00
      30 Cotton Product   19.719    48.310    29.413    49.069     66.83    38.427    64.482    66.217    67.966     76.87    0.15
      31 Cotton Apparel   19.584    48.234    29.353    49.049     67.10    38.348    64.441    66.181    67.930     77.14    0.18
      32 Cot Non-Appare    0.134     0.076     0.060     0.020    -66.77     0.079     0.042     0.036     0.036    -54.88    0.00
      40 Wool Products     2.173     1.682     0.999     1.088      8.89     2.239     1.650     1.715     1.771    -20.93    0.04
      41 Wool Apparel      2.173     1.681     0.998     1.088      8.97     2.239     1.650     1.715     1.771    -20.90    0.06
      42 Wool Non-Appar    0.000     0.001     0.001     0.000   -100.00     0.001     0.000     0.000     0.000   -100.00    0.00
      60 MMF Products     27.931    53.242    33.711    50.510     49.83    45.915    63.170    64.041    70.041     52.54    0.13
      61 MMF Apparel      26.979    52.449    33.104    49.996     51.03    44.887    62.606    63.445    69.341     54.48    0.18
      62 MMF Non-Appare    0.952     0.793     0.607     0.513    -15.37     1.028     0.564     0.596     0.700    -31.90    0.00
      80 S and V Produc    0.294     0.271     0.210     0.394     87.79     0.261     0.454     0.502     0.455     74.47    0.03
      81 S and V Appare    0.232     0.200     0.158     0.374    135.77     0.198     0.416     0.465     0.415    109.87    0.04
      82 S and V Non-Ap    0.062     0.071     0.051     0.020    -60.33     0.063     0.038     0.037     0.040    -36.43    0.01

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     237 Playsuit,Sunsu    0.013     0.795     0.239     0.959    301.08     0.240     1.557     1.498     1.515    531.40    0.67

Cotton:
     340 N-Knt Shirts,M    1.392     9.641     6.661    10.199     53.11     7.435    12.301    12.777    13.179     77.26    0.48
     347 Cot.M/B Trouse    8.867    19.665    12.420    15.693     26.35    16.443    22.940    22.591    22.937     39.49    0.40
     348 W/G Slacks, et    5.861    11.936     6.690    13.002     94.36     9.699    17.633    18.081    18.248     88.14    0.31

Wool:
     438 K Shirts,Blous    0.221     0.228     0.139     0.200     43.89     0.206     0.216     0.283     0.289     40.53    0.08
     445 Wool Sweater,M    1.063     0.555     0.215     0.138    -35.98     1.125     0.530     0.483     0.477    -57.57    0.36

Man-Made Fiber:
     636 Dresses           1.224     1.751     1.292     1.553     20.22     1.964     1.628     1.580     2.012      2.46    0.06
     638 Knit Shirts, M   14.868    25.674    16.362    20.166     23.25    22.804    28.538    27.742    29.478     29.27    0.79
     639 Knit Blouses,W    4.372     9.830     6.260     7.161     14.40     8.095     9.155     9.719    10.731     32.58    0.20
     640 N-K Shirts, MB    2.106     4.800     3.045     2.115    -30.54     4.280     4.468     4.091     3.870     -9.57    0.71
     641 N-K Blouses, W    0.348     1.777     1.092     2.123     94.45     1.172     2.661     2.743     2.808    139.61    0.14
     647 Trousers,etc M    2.490     2.602     1.309     4.853    270.71     2.446     5.121     5.439     6.145    151.26    0.26
     648 Slacks,etc. WG    0.150     3.306     1.980     8.751    341.87     2.050     7.582     8.796    10.077    391.47    0.32
     659 Oth. MMF App.     0.873     1.590     0.969     1.526     57.52     1.025     1.723     1.534     2.147    109.51    0.05
     669 Other MMF Manu    0.946     0.792     0.606     0.479    -20.84     1.022     0.537     0.570     0.666    -34.87    0.06