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  ______________                          |                                     |                                March 27, 2019
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | _SUB-SAHARA  |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         |  Data through  1/2019 in Million $  |
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                           Calendar Years       Year-to-Date                 Year-Endings                             YE  1/2019
 Ctrl, Cat, Product        2017      2018     1/2018    1/2019  % Change    1/2018   11/2018   12/2018    1/2019  % Change % Share


Aggregations:
       0 Total          1064.366  1254.574    99.601   124.245     24.74  1082.602  1247.830  1254.574  1279.218     18.16    1.14
       1 Apparel        1045.507  1238.887    98.414   122.023     23.99  1064.781  1231.650  1238.887  1262.496     18.57    1.51
       2 Non-Apparel      18.859    15.687     1.187     2.222     87.25    17.820    16.180    15.687    16.722     -6.16    0.06
      11 Yarns             3.011     2.913     0.202     0.415    105.45     2.871     3.079     2.913     3.126      8.88    0.22
      12 Fabrics           4.180     4.577     0.648     1.202     85.51     4.255     4.646     4.577     5.131     20.59    0.08
      14 Made Ups / Mis   11.668     8.197     0.337     0.606     79.70    10.694     8.454     8.197     8.465    -20.84    0.04
      30 Cotton Product  503.389   591.698    47.429    59.805     26.09   509.071   589.994   591.698   604.074     18.66    1.27
      31 Cotton Apparel  500.390   589.263    47.317    59.115     24.93   506.788   587.660   589.263   601.061     18.60    1.54
      32 Cot Non-Appare    2.999     2.435     0.112     0.690    516.91     2.282     2.334     2.435     3.013     32.01    0.03
      40 Wool Products    10.414    16.698     0.457     1.275    178.97    10.189    16.693    16.698    17.516     71.91    0.41
      41 Wool Apparel      4.511    12.181     0.212     0.726    242.14     4.576    11.967    12.181    12.695    177.43    0.41
      42 Wool Non-Appar    5.903     4.517     0.245     0.549    124.22     5.613     4.726     4.517     4.821    -14.11    0.43
      60 MMF Products    548.588   643.571    51.489    62.992     22.34   561.223   638.520   643.571   655.074     16.72    1.13
      61 MMF Apparel     539.373   635.464    50.727    62.112     22.44   552.107   630.094   635.464   646.849     17.16    1.61
      62 MMF Non-Appare    9.214     8.107     0.762     0.880     15.45     9.116     8.426     8.107     8.225     -9.78    0.05
      80 S and V Produc    1.975     2.607     0.226     0.173    -23.76     2.119     2.623     2.607     2.554     20.51    0.14
      81 S and V Appare    1.233     1.980     0.159     0.069    -56.37     1.310     1.930     1.980     1.890     44.31    0.17
      82 S and V Non-Ap    0.742     0.628     0.068     0.103     52.54     0.809     0.694     0.628     0.663    -18.03    0.09

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     222 Knit Fabric       0.679     0.082     0.000     0.000       *       0.665     0.082     0.082     0.082    -87.62    0.01
     229 Special Fabric    2.219     3.233     0.534     0.497     -6.80     2.520     3.344     3.233     3.197     26.87    0.19
     237 Playsuit,Sunsu    1.437     0.930     0.337     0.012    -96.48     1.405     1.100     0.930     0.605    -56.96    0.26
     239 Baby Garm / Ac   25.533    29.569     2.584     2.488     -3.72    26.396    29.976    29.569    29.473     11.66    1.27

Cotton:
     335 W/G Cot. Coats    0.454     1.488     0.066     0.072      9.58     0.510     1.462     1.488     1.494    192.89    0.16
     336 Cotton Dresses    3.588     3.482     0.280     0.294      4.85     3.675     3.886     3.482     3.496     -4.88    0.35
     338 Knit Shirts,MB   25.304    32.204     1.415     5.431    283.89    25.120    30.020    32.204    36.220     44.19    0.55
     339 W/G Knit Blous   10.087    14.682     0.948     1.210     27.61    10.410    14.449    14.682    14.944     43.56    0.28
     340 N-Knt Shirts,M  120.759   147.238    11.553    13.499     16.85   124.341   146.738   147.238   149.184     19.98    5.45
     341 W/G N-Knt Blou   10.256    12.771     0.816     0.940     15.14     9.753    12.653    12.771    12.894     32.21    1.25
     347 Cot.M/B Trouse  203.760   224.916    17.521    20.512     17.07   205.716   228.975   224.916   227.907     10.79    3.80
     348 W/G Slacks, et   86.284   104.858    10.824    11.667      7.78    86.646   101.965   104.858   105.700     21.99    1.71
     351 Cot. Nghtwr/PJ    0.992     0.607     0.104     0.177     70.37     0.988     0.631     0.607     0.680    -31.13    0.09
     352 Cotton Underwe    8.212    11.539     1.190     1.998     67.97     8.973    11.230    11.539    12.348     37.61    0.55
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    4.550     5.734     0.389     0.481     23.68     4.529     5.666     5.734     5.826     28.63    0.49

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        2.917     2.733     0.199     0.414    108.56     2.776     2.872     2.733     2.948      6.21    2.31
     432 Wool Hosiery      0.848     1.391     0.117     0.038    -67.49     0.948     1.358     1.391     1.312     38.41    2.87
     438 K Shirts,Blous    0.308     5.032     0.004     0.110   2466.30     0.311     4.995     5.032     5.137   1553.41    1.49
     445 Wool Sweater,M    0.711     0.772     0.003     0.028   1019.43     0.711     0.775     0.772     0.797     12.09    0.53
     446 Wool Sweater,W    0.771     0.946     0.009     0.328   3729.94     0.738     0.961     0.946     1.265     71.57    0.26
     447 Wool Trousers,    0.519     2.328     0.001     0.031   3316.41     0.471     2.117     2.328     2.358    400.37    0.93
     465 Floor Covering    2.741     1.531     0.039     0.134    242.95     2.599     1.605     1.531     1.626    -37.44    0.21

Man-Made Fiber:
     632 Hosiery           4.463     5.380     0.313     0.408     30.39     4.616     5.304     5.380     5.475     18.62    0.37
     633 Suit-Typ Coat,    0.324     2.740     0.260     0.225    -13.70     0.585     2.779     2.740     2.704    362.59    1.32
     634 Other Coats, M    4.422    11.240     0.295     0.567     92.36     4.440    11.370    11.240    11.512    159.28    0.53
     635 Coats, W/G        4.777     6.288     0.696     0.502    -27.85     5.321     6.323     6.288     6.095     14.55    0.27
     636 Dresses           3.251     3.238     0.112     0.184     64.28     3.333     3.200     3.238     3.310     -0.69    0.10
     638 Knit Shirts, M  184.760   205.192    21.654    19.871     -8.23   192.951   206.392   205.192   203.410      5.42    4.87
     639 Knit Blouses,W   77.460    74.153     4.850     6.392     31.80    77.176    72.623    74.153    75.695     -1.92    1.54
     640 N-K Shirts, MB    8.764    15.015     1.160     2.157     85.97     8.877    14.386    15.015    16.012     80.38    2.55
     641 N-K Blouses, W   17.979    13.654     1.316     1.798     36.64    17.722    14.403    13.654    14.136    -20.23    0.74
     643 MMF Suits, M/B    0.153     0.000     0.000     0.093       *       0.153     0.000     0.000     0.093    -39.47    0.12
     645 MMF M/B Sweate    1.177     1.817     0.032     0.000   -100.00     1.209     1.890     1.817     1.785     47.61    4.06
     646 MMF Sweaters,W    0.090     3.191     0.003     0.001    -71.66     0.093     3.086     3.191     3.189   3325.96    0.76
     647 Trousers,etc M   61.177    88.073     6.333    12.757    101.43    61.821    87.766    88.073    94.497     52.86    3.40
     648 Slacks,etc. WG  144.192   171.067    10.990    13.374     21.69   148.214   165.339   171.067   173.451     17.03    5.15
     651 Nightwear/PJs     0.581     0.496     0.005     0.008     61.41     0.586     0.502     0.496     0.499    -14.89    0.05
     652 M-MF Underwear    1.676     6.981     0.272     1.231    352.99     1.930     6.531     6.981     7.941    311.52    0.54
     659 Oth. MMF App.    12.727    16.026     1.065     2.000     87.75    13.027    16.497    16.026    16.961     30.20    0.36
     669 Other MMF Manu    4.844     3.433     0.158     0.147     -6.94     4.706     3.631     3.433     3.423    -27.27    0.26

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     840 S/V Wov Shirts    0.377     1.145     0.101     0.030    -70.44     0.462     1.131     1.145     1.074    132.30    0.50