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  ______________                          |                                     |                              December 2, 2016
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | _SUB-SAHARA  |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         | Data through 10/2016 in Million SME |
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                           Calendar Years       Year-to-Date                 Year-Endings                             YE 10/2016
 Ctrl, Cat, Product        2014      2015    10/2015   10/2016  % Change   10/2015    8/2016    9/2016   10/2016  % Change % Share


Aggregations:
       0 Total           280.127   276.588   228.120   237.149      3.96   274.522   279.964   282.338   285.617     4.04    0.46
       1 Apparel         260.164   254.379   210.010   219.900      4.71   252.024   259.587   261.518   264.269     4.86    0.98
       2 Non-Apparel      19.963    22.209    18.109    17.249     -4.75    22.499    20.377    20.820    21.349    -5.11    0.06
      11 Yarns             0.532     0.630     0.467     0.334    -28.46     0.574     0.518     0.468     0.497   -13.49    0.02
      12 Fabrics          16.958    16.879    15.067    13.125    -12.89    19.198    13.825    14.745    14.937   -22.19    0.12
      14 Made Ups / Misc   2.474     4.700     2.575     3.790     47.17     2.727     6.035     5.607     5.915   116.94    0.03
      30 Cotton Products 105.194   105.808    88.184    94.942      7.66   104.416   110.396   110.610   112.567     7.81    0.60
      31 Cotton Apparel  104.592   105.396    87.836    94.250      7.30   103.906   109.659   109.887   111.809     7.61    0.95
      32 Cot Non-Apparel   0.601     0.413     0.347     0.691     99.17     0.510     0.737     0.724     0.757    48.48    0.01
      40 Wool Products     0.705     0.821     0.607     0.538    -11.41     0.733     0.770     0.729     0.751     2.44    0.28
      41 Wool Apparel      0.174     0.174     0.135     0.168     24.54     0.162     0.218     0.222     0.207    28.27    0.11
      42 Wool Non-Appare   0.531     0.647     0.472     0.369    -21.71     0.572     0.552     0.508     0.544    -4.86    0.70
      60 MMF Products    173.936   169.584   139.072   140.558      1.07   169.107   167.735   169.839   171.071     1.16    0.40
      61 MMF Apparel     155.262   148.673   121.915   125.243      2.73   147.829   149.468   151.164   152.000     2.82    1.04
      62 MMF Non-Apparel  18.675    20.912    17.157    15.316    -10.73    21.278    18.267    18.675    19.071   -10.37    0.07
      80 S and V Product   0.293     0.374     0.257     1.111    332.26     0.266     1.063     1.159     1.229   362.19    0.15
      81 S and V Apparel   0.136     0.136     0.123     0.239     93.43     0.127     0.242     0.246     0.252    98.40    0.08
      82 S and V Non-App   0.157     0.238     0.134     0.873    552.81     0.139     0.821     0.913     0.977   603.16    0.18

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     222 Knit Fabric       2.013     4.189     3.859     2.451    -36.48     4.535     2.907     2.938     2.781   -38.68    0.12
     223 Non-Woven Fabri   2.355     2.027     1.684     2.638     56.68     2.031     2.804     3.040     2.981    46.75    0.07
     229 Special Fabric   12.221    10.370     9.262     7.772    -16.09    12.242     7.784     8.451     8.880   -27.46    0.30
     237 Playsuit,Sunsui   0.928     0.060     0.058     0.306    427.89     0.061     0.170     0.202     0.308   404.78    0.34
     239 Baby Garm / Acc   4.925     4.298     3.532     5.293     49.88     4.321     5.873     5.947     6.059    40.22    0.83

Cotton:
     338 Knit Shirts,MB    3.347     2.233     1.850     1.493    -19.26     2.158     1.986     1.889     1.877   -13.03    0.16
     339 W/G Knit Blouse   3.225     2.234     1.757     1.400    -20.28     2.237     2.083     1.891     1.878   -16.05    0.20
     340 N-Knt Shirts,MB  23.130    23.744    20.348    21.313      4.74    23.436    24.175    24.057    24.709     5.43    3.44
     341 W/G N-Knt Blous   2.344     2.536     2.207     1.953    -11.47     2.580     2.252     2.332     2.283   -11.52    1.08
     342 Cotton Skirts     0.174     0.179     0.146     0.393    168.41     0.169     0.423     0.428     0.425   151.13    0.59
     347 Cot.M/B Trouser  34.341    38.538    32.429    33.669      3.82    38.127    39.453    39.316    39.779     4.33    3.35
     348 W/G Slacks, etc  26.922    25.971    20.956    23.320     11.28    25.261    27.494    27.404    28.336    12.17    1.71
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    5.678     5.258     4.370     3.797    -13.12     5.189     4.656     5.098     4.685    -9.72    0.89

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        0.514     0.617     0.456     0.326    -28.41     0.554     0.508     0.458     0.488   -11.98    1.76
     438 K Shirts,Blouse   0.016     0.014     0.013     0.004    -66.20     0.014     0.013     0.006     0.005   -60.74    0.02
     440 NK Shirts,Blous   0.001     0.003     0.003     0.017    504.96     0.003     0.001     0.017     0.017   489.73    1.35
     445 Wool Sweater,MB   0.014     0.041     0.027     0.022    -15.27     0.027     0.044     0.050     0.037    34.06    0.65
     446 Wool Sweater,WG   0.011     0.009     0.008     0.013     71.83     0.011     0.012     0.013     0.014    29.70    0.08

Man-Made Fiber:
     632 Hosiery           0.674     0.907     0.742     0.631    -14.99     0.851     0.926     0.830     0.795    -6.50    0.10
     634 Other Coats, MB   2.152     1.652     1.498     2.075     38.51     1.598     2.262     2.334     2.229    39.46    0.52
     635 Coats, W/G        3.127     1.900     1.561     1.228    -21.32     2.181     1.705     1.478     1.567   -28.13    0.28
     636 Dresses           0.446     0.626     0.558     0.839     50.42     0.585     1.140     1.022     0.907    55.01    0.06
     638 Knit Shirts, MB  45.931    47.161    38.516    50.120     30.13    46.345    55.835    57.345    58.766    26.80    4.49
     639 Knit Blouses,WG  30.349    24.239    20.714    15.532    -25.01    24.989    19.033    19.364    19.057   -23.74    1.33
     640 N-K Shirts, MB    1.799     1.609     1.300     1.746     34.27     1.632     2.090     1.984     2.054    25.87    1.42
     641 N-K Blouses, WG   1.921     2.334     1.706     2.542     49.01     1.950     2.978     3.081     3.170    62.58    0.73
     642 Skirts            4.588     6.922     5.167     2.707    -47.61     6.853     4.461     4.463     4.463   -34.87    2.99
     643 MMF Suits, M/B    0.036     0.041     0.041     0.000    -99.86     0.059     0.000     0.000     0.000   -99.90    0.00
     646 MMF Sweaters,WG   1.667     1.275     0.030     1.046   3330.71     0.548     1.911     2.305     2.291   317.90    1.18
     647 Trousers,etc MB  15.792    14.462    12.733    13.157      3.33    14.775    15.245    15.127    14.886     0.75    2.38
     648 Slacks,etc. WG   30.527    32.009    25.714    23.324     -9.29    31.431    30.290    30.266    29.619    -5.76    4.06
     652 M-MF Underwear    3.578     1.955     1.954     0.060    -96.93     1.955     0.575     0.062     0.061   -96.86    0.01
     659 Oth. MMF App.     8.491    10.189     8.395     9.402     12.00    10.628     9.929    10.574    11.196     5.34    0.34
     669 Other MMF Manuf   1.831     4.071     2.145     2.290      6.76     2.205     4.446     3.920     4.216    91.21    0.11

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     838 S/V K Shirts/Bl   0.010     0.006     0.004     0.093   2260.06     0.005     0.096     0.096     0.096  2017.31    0.30
     840 S/V Wov Shirts    0.085     0.079     0.079     0.095     20.33     0.080     0.091     0.091     0.095    20.04    0.33
     899 Other S/V Manuf   0.039     0.214     0.111     0.821    639.65     0.115     0.766     0.861     0.923   699.83    0.22