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  ______________                          |                                     |                                August 1, 2018
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | _SUB-SAHARA  |                         |    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           281.202   287.666   132.690   154.077     16.12   279.715   310.726   308.824   309.053    10.49    0.47
       1 Apparel         261.603   270.986   125.744   145.850     15.99   262.716   292.581   291.197   291.092    10.80    1.07
       2 Non-Apparel      19.599    16.679     6.946     8.227     18.45    16.999    18.146    17.627    17.961     5.66    0.05
      11 Yarns             0.353     0.553     0.258     0.219    -14.92     0.399     0.522     0.474     0.515    29.18    0.02
      12 Fabrics          14.911     9.861     4.243     5.637     32.85    11.886    11.336    10.701    11.255    -5.31    0.09
      14 Made Ups / Misc   4.334     6.265     2.445     2.371     -3.03     4.715     6.288     6.452     6.191    31.32    0.03
      30 Cotton Products 109.745   109.915    52.191    59.376     13.77   107.004   118.376   117.309   117.101     9.44    0.62
      31 Cotton Apparel  108.984   109.003    51.762    58.934     13.85   106.194   117.390   116.304   116.174     9.40    1.01
      32 Cot Non-Apparel   0.761     0.912     0.429     0.443      3.27     0.810     0.986     1.006     0.926    14.29    0.01
      40 Wool Products     0.598     0.851     0.396     0.439     10.69     0.709     0.803     0.825     0.894    26.12    0.37
      41 Wool Apparel      0.193     0.270     0.093     0.205    119.84     0.228     0.274     0.351     0.381    67.06    0.23
      42 Wool Non-Appare   0.405     0.582     0.303     0.234    -22.93     0.480     0.529     0.474     0.512     6.66    0.70
      60 MMF Products    169.726   176.357    79.882    93.913     17.57   171.424   190.937   189.995   190.388    11.06    0.41
      61 MMF Apparel     152.183   161.524    73.772    86.547     17.32   156.127   174.707   174.318   174.298    11.64    1.14
      62 MMF Non-Apparel  17.544    14.833     6.109     7.366     20.57    15.296    16.231    15.677    16.090     5.19    0.05
      80 S and V Product   1.133     0.543     0.221     0.349     57.83     0.579     0.610     0.694     0.671    15.85    0.07
      81 S and V Apparel   0.244     0.191     0.116     0.164     41.34     0.167     0.210     0.224     0.239    42.86    0.08
      82 S and V Non-App   0.889     0.352     0.105     0.185     76.02     0.412     0.400     0.470     0.432     4.89    0.07

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     222 Knit Fabric       2.600     1.871     1.228     0.061    -94.99     2.300     1.463     0.908     0.704   -69.40    0.04
     223 Non-Woven Fabri   2.674     0.376     0.244     0.319     30.50     1.201     0.292     0.427     0.450   -62.52    0.01
     229 Special Fabric    9.344     7.114     2.510     5.039    100.74     7.946     9.029     8.835     9.643    21.36    0.27
     237 Playsuit,Sunsui   0.414     0.517     0.431     0.170    -60.66     0.735     0.279     0.255     0.256   -65.23    0.24
     239 Baby Garm / Acc   6.251     8.859     3.677     4.670     27.01     6.921     9.857     9.728     9.853    42.35    1.30

Cotton:
     335 W/G Cot. Coats    0.187     0.120     0.014     0.176   1147.07     0.172     0.202     0.279     0.282    63.63    0.10
     336 Cotton Dresses    0.520     1.299     0.594     0.422    -28.88     0.857     1.256     1.132     1.128    31.64    0.21
     338 Knit Shirts,MB    1.729     3.089     1.180     1.432     21.31     1.984     3.286     3.294     3.341    68.40    0.28
     339 W/G Knit Blouse   1.611     1.522     0.829     1.267     52.78     1.485     1.897     1.870     1.960    31.95    0.22
     340 N-Knt Shirts,MB  23.757    21.492     9.082    10.787     18.77    22.227    23.656    23.831    23.197     4.37    3.57
     341 W/G N-Knt Blous   2.148     1.804     0.922     0.827    -10.33     2.067     1.843     1.813     1.709   -17.32    0.88
     347 Cot.M/B Trouser  40.300    42.776    20.636    23.743     15.06    40.928    46.160    45.084    45.883    12.11    3.76
     348 W/G Slacks, etc  26.461    20.460    10.906    11.324      3.84    22.697    21.174    21.222    20.878    -8.01    1.25
     351 Cot. Nghtwr/PJs   0.524     0.509     0.291     0.099    -66.12     0.613     0.472     0.435     0.317   -48.31    0.04
     352 Cotton Underwea   0.289     3.175     1.445     2.249     55.68     1.615     4.308     4.192     3.979   146.38    0.25
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    4.283     3.714     1.724     2.222     28.85     3.731     3.832     3.995     4.212    12.87    0.73

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        0.342     0.463     0.248     0.210    -15.16     0.383     0.433     0.382     0.425    10.88    1.74
     432 Wool Hosiery      0.079     0.059     0.037     0.045     22.08     0.084     0.066     0.064     0.067   -20.12    1.50
     438 K Shirts,Blouse   0.006     0.008     0.000     0.009   2084.85     0.006     0.014     0.014     0.016   193.20    0.08
     440 NK Shirts,Blous   0.017     0.003     0.000     0.001    206.67     0.017     0.004     0.004     0.004   -77.65    0.31
     445 Wool Sweater,MB   0.024     0.028     0.000     0.001     16.22     0.024     0.028     0.028     0.028    17.71    0.62
     446 Wool Sweater,WG   0.016     0.013     0.001     0.003     91.67     0.014     0.013     0.014     0.014     0.89    0.09
     447 Wool Trousers,M   0.016     0.099     0.045     0.087     96.12     0.060     0.084     0.123     0.141   136.12    1.07

Man-Made Fiber:
     632 Hosiery           0.816     0.659     0.309     0.244    -21.15     0.742     0.609     0.607     0.594   -19.92    0.06
     634 Other Coats, MB   2.368     1.627     0.228     0.683    199.88     1.922     1.761     2.020     2.082     8.37    0.43
     635 Coats, W/G        2.543     2.022     0.491     0.726     47.83     2.504     2.213     2.258     2.257    -9.86    0.42
     636 Dresses           1.134     1.913     0.569     0.351    -38.24     1.246     1.742     1.658     1.695    36.03    0.11
     638 Knit Shirts, MB  59.526    62.539    30.079    34.892     16.00    60.673    69.164    68.066    67.352    11.01    5.05
     639 Knit Blouses,WG  19.566    22.703     9.798     8.810    -10.08    21.287    22.332    21.655    21.716     2.01    1.46
     640 N-K Shirts, MB    2.169     2.770     1.667     2.761     65.69     2.873     3.718     3.822     3.865    34.51    2.50
     641 N-K Blouses, WG   3.313     4.467     2.037     2.021     -0.78     3.792     4.509     4.556     4.451    17.40    1.07
     642 Skirts            3.184     1.021     0.974     0.363    -62.73     1.456     0.422     0.419     0.410   -71.86    0.37
     643 MMF Suits, M/B    0.000     0.090     0.072     0.000   -100.00     0.072     0.067     0.030     0.018   -74.59    0.11
     645 MMF M/B Sweater   0.096     0.595     0.000     0.092       *       0.090     0.678     0.678     0.686   662.11    3.81
     646 MMF Sweaters,WG   1.046     0.180     0.001     0.050   4297.30     1.044     0.229     0.229     0.229   -78.08    0.12
     647 Trousers,etc MB  15.576    16.685     8.350    10.884     30.34    15.369    18.799    19.044    19.219    25.05    2.87
     648 Slacks,etc. WG   28.490    32.083    15.187    15.806      4.07    31.465    32.969    32.917    32.701     3.93    3.90
     652 M-MF Underwear    0.061     1.007     0.105     1.002    854.38     0.157     1.414     1.737     1.904  1110.08    0.17
     659 Oth. MMF App.    11.349     9.471     3.541     6.742     90.37    10.477    11.777    12.273    12.671    20.94    0.38
     669 Other MMF Manuf   2.740     4.945     1.829     1.828     -0.05     3.509     5.010     5.083     4.944    40.91    0.12

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     840 S/V Wov Shirts    0.095     0.044     0.015     0.104    586.28     0.040     0.119     0.126     0.134   232.32    0.45