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  ______________                          |                                     |                                August 1, 2018
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | JAPAN        |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         | Data through  6/2018 in Million SME |
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                           Calendar Years       Year-to-Date                 Year-Endings                             YE  6/2018
 Ctrl, Cat, Product        2016      2017     6/2017    6/2018  % Change    6/2017    4/2018    5/2018    6/2018  % Change % Share


Aggregations:
       0 Total           295.713   307.136   150.083   154.277      2.79   296.741   311.630   311.586   311.330     4.92    0.47
       1 Apparel           3.406     4.240     2.015     2.400     19.08     3.931     4.661     4.645     4.624    17.63    0.02
       2 Non-Apparel     292.308   302.896   148.068   151.877      2.57   292.809   306.969   306.941   306.706     4.75    0.79
      11 Yarns            30.931    38.276    19.246    18.828     -2.17    36.442    39.365    38.405    37.858     3.89    1.18
      12 Fabrics         257.304   260.340   126.798   130.238      2.71   252.384   263.067   263.779   263.779     4.52    2.08
      14 Made Ups / Misc   4.073     4.281     2.023     2.811     38.95     3.984     4.537     4.757     5.069    27.22    0.02
      30 Cotton Products  31.182    32.171    16.689    16.145     -3.26    32.348    31.540    31.974    31.627    -2.23    0.17
      31 Cotton Apparel    2.042     2.697     1.303     1.495     14.74     2.352     2.853     2.921     2.889    22.85    0.03
      32 Cot Non-Apparel  29.140    29.474    15.387    14.650     -4.79    29.996    28.687    29.053    28.738    -4.20    0.38
      40 Wool Products     0.555     0.480     0.243     0.181    -25.68     0.511     0.435     0.432     0.418   -18.36    0.17
      41 Wool Apparel      0.189     0.197     0.083     0.058    -29.42     0.224     0.190     0.186     0.173   -22.61    0.10
      42 Wool Non-Appare   0.366     0.283     0.160     0.122    -23.75     0.288     0.245     0.246     0.245   -15.07    0.34
      60 MMF Products    263.579   273.839   132.832   137.533      3.54   263.370   278.921   278.457   278.540     5.76    0.60
      61 MMF Apparel       1.086     1.211     0.556     0.795     42.93     1.250     1.506     1.426     1.450    15.98    0.01
      62 MMF Non-Apparel 262.493   272.628   132.276   136.738      3.37   262.120   277.415   277.031   277.091     5.71    0.90
      80 S and V Product   0.398     0.646     0.319     0.419     31.40     0.511     0.735     0.723     0.746    45.99    0.08
      81 S and V Apparel   0.089     0.134     0.074     0.052    -29.74     0.106     0.111     0.112     0.112     6.21    0.04
      82 S and V Non-App   0.309     0.511     0.245     0.367     49.80     0.405     0.623     0.611     0.634    56.38    0.11

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     200 Yarns / Sew Thr   1.880     1.702     0.774     1.155     49.22     1.866     1.990     2.014     2.083    11.61    1.40
     201 Specialty Yarns   2.336     0.971     0.462     0.884     91.19     1.592     1.243     1.230     1.393   -12.49    0.26
     218 Fab, Color Yarn   1.235     1.204     0.609     0.432    -29.13     1.231     1.052     1.041     1.026   -16.66    3.14
     220 Spec. Weave, Fa   4.891     7.717     3.897     4.237      8.72     7.568     7.552     7.668     8.057     6.46    8.05
     222 Knit Fabric       9.777     4.055     2.619     1.076    -58.90     8.481     2.883     2.690     2.512   -70.38    0.14
     223 Non-Woven Fabri 121.642   122.636    59.579    68.659     15.24   114.773   128.277   128.662   131.716    14.76    2.83
     225 Blue Denim Fab.   3.107     2.655     1.453     0.964    -33.63     2.805     2.272     2.325     2.166   -22.79    8.97
     229 Special Fabric   87.323    97.653    46.163    44.191     -4.27    91.533    97.471    98.007    95.681     4.53    2.66

Cotton:
     313 Cotton Sheeting  11.288    10.426     5.443     5.171     -5.01    10.366    10.502    10.451    10.153    -2.06    4.52
     314 Poplin,Broadcl.   0.731     0.731     0.339     0.272    -19.67     0.694     0.688     0.678     0.664    -4.25    0.71
     317 Twill Fabric      1.231     0.680     0.355     0.381      7.38     0.992     0.673     0.706     0.707   -28.77    1.45
     326 Sateen Fabric     0.367     0.210     0.146     0.063    -56.77     0.291     0.166     0.190     0.127   -56.36    0.62
     333 Suit-Typ Coat,M   0.024     0.025     0.010     0.020    107.86     0.017     0.034     0.035     0.035   112.25    0.22
     347 Cot.M/B Trouser   0.605     0.680     0.301     0.321      6.53     0.627     0.669     0.695     0.700    11.51    0.06
     348 W/G Slacks, etc   0.348     0.786     0.346     0.549     58.51     0.588     0.914     0.909     0.989    68.15    0.06
     369 Oth. Cot. Manuf   1.380     1.567     0.767     1.099     43.30     1.509     1.713     1.866     1.899    25.89    0.05

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        0.130     0.119     0.070     0.035    -50.63     0.133     0.089     0.089     0.084   -37.30    0.34
     410 Wool Woven Fab.   0.077     0.109     0.065     0.038    -41.20     0.102     0.081     0.080     0.082   -20.01    1.02
     438 K Shirts,Blouse   0.029     0.033     0.022     0.004    -79.82     0.045     0.032     0.031     0.016   -65.02    0.08
     446 Wool Sweater,WG   0.009     0.014     0.005     0.002    -59.91     0.013     0.013     0.012     0.011   -21.06    0.07

Man-Made Fiber:
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn   24.607    34.780    17.518    16.259     -7.19    32.097    35.261    34.303    33.521     4.44    2.48
     618 Wov Artif Filam   0.881     0.989     0.444     0.340    -23.55     0.893     0.953     0.923     0.884    -1.02    6.59
     619 Poly Fil Fab      2.652     2.029     1.092     0.854    -21.80     2.420     1.878     1.837     1.791   -25.98    0.85
     620 Oth Synth Filam   4.232     5.135     2.455     1.957    -20.26     4.735     5.000     4.874     4.638    -2.05    0.39
     622 Glass Fabric      4.741     1.670     0.777     0.491    -36.84     2.996     1.416     1.419     1.384   -53.80    1.17
     659 Oth. MMF App.     0.475     0.731     0.352     0.259    -26.30     0.663     0.719     0.630     0.638    -3.71    0.02
     666 Other Furnishin   0.905     0.926     0.397     0.374     -5.75     0.932     0.912     0.913     0.903    -3.03    0.01
     669 Other MMF Manuf   1.370     1.224     0.673     0.938     39.45     1.164     1.167     1.247     1.489    27.88    0.04

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     870 Luggage Silk/Ve   0.074     0.141     0.081     0.007    -90.90     0.143     0.086     0.071     0.067   -52.94    0.08