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  ______________                          |                                     |                              December 2, 2016
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | JAPAN        |                         |    U.S. General Imports By Country  |
 |______________|                         |  Data through 10/2016 in Million $  |
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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           434.630   447.212   373.018   389.940      4.54   443.146   459.014   458.994   464.134      4.74    0.44
       1 Apparel          41.103    53.587    43.278    54.888     26.82    48.402    63.602    64.592    65.196     34.70    0.08
       2 Non-Apparel     393.527   393.624   329.739   335.053      1.61   394.745   395.411   394.402   398.938      1.06    1.64
      11 Yarns            31.201    27.265    23.129    19.247    -16.79    29.391    23.205    23.383    23.382    -20.45    1.86
      12 Fabrics         349.531   353.522   296.411   305.795      3.17   353.054   359.404   358.293   362.907      2.79    5.89
      14 Made Ups / Mis   12.795    12.838    10.199    10.010     -1.85    12.299    12.803    12.726    12.649      2.84    0.07
      30 Cotton Product  112.780   120.332    98.849   102.272      3.46   121.047   122.784   123.463   123.755      2.24    0.26
      31 Cotton Apparel   21.496    29.434    22.643    32.869     45.16    25.549    37.693    38.757    39.660     55.23    0.10
      32 Cot Non-Appare   91.284    90.898    76.206    69.403     -8.93    95.498    85.091    84.706    84.095    -11.94    1.03
      40 Wool Products    13.635    13.671    12.134    10.602    -12.62    13.395    12.816    12.549    12.140     -9.37    0.27
      41 Wool Apparel      8.341     9.405     8.392     7.746     -7.70     9.016     9.083     8.962     8.758     -2.86    0.26
      42 Wool Non-Appar    5.294     4.266     3.741     2.857    -23.65     4.379     3.733     3.587     3.381    -22.78    0.30
      60 MMF Products    305.330   309.625   258.984   274.110      5.84   305.227   319.849   319.467   324.752      6.40    0.62
      61 MMF Apparel       9.983    12.960    10.686    12.401     16.05    12.165    14.776    14.826    14.675     20.63    0.04
      62 MMF Non-Appare  295.346   296.666   248.298   261.709      5.40   293.062   305.073   304.641   310.077      5.81    2.14
      80 S and V Produc    2.886     3.583     3.051     2.955     -3.13     3.476     3.564     3.516     3.488      0.32    0.19
      81 S and V Appare    1.282     1.788     1.557     1.871     20.22     1.671     2.050     2.048     2.103     25.83    0.17
      82 S and V Non-Ap    1.604     1.795     1.494     1.084    -27.45     1.805     1.514     1.468     1.384    -23.31    0.25

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     200 Yarns / Sew Th    4.310     4.522     4.079     4.129      1.25     4.709     4.380     4.353     4.573     -2.89    2.32
     201 Specialty Yarn   11.169     9.763     7.774     5.860    -24.61    10.707     8.082     7.931     7.850    -26.68    3.20
     218 Fab, Color Yar   11.745     9.684     8.651     6.304    -27.13    10.896     7.553     7.755     7.337    -32.66    6.11
     220 Spec. Weave, F    3.826     4.245     3.504     4.198     19.82     4.446     5.049     5.128     4.939     11.09    3.04
     222 Knit Fabric      15.786    17.663    14.338    22.398     56.21    16.872    23.829    24.988    25.722     52.46    3.46
     223 Non-Woven Fabr  104.713   102.164    86.992    84.871     -2.44   104.518   100.072    99.288   100.042     -4.28    7.52
     225 Blue Denim Fab   22.017    21.483    18.038    16.012    -11.23    23.081    19.450    18.920    19.456    -15.70   27.76
     229 Special Fabric  106.380   111.173    92.525   101.914     10.15   103.933   117.848   117.060   120.562     16.00    8.63

Cotton:
     313 Cotton Sheetin   29.250    32.465    27.266    21.375    -21.60    33.343    27.806    27.507    26.575    -20.30    9.63
     314 Poplin,Broadcl    2.175     2.160     1.832     1.854      1.23     2.211     2.211     2.212     2.182     -1.29    2.55
     315 Printcloth Fab    3.090     3.325     2.903     2.247    -22.62     3.250     2.690     2.519     2.668    -17.92    9.20
     317 Twill Fabric      7.094     6.188     5.072     5.827     14.89     7.065     6.789     6.770     6.943     -1.73    9.44
     326 Sateen Fabric     1.696     1.325     0.816     2.078    154.79     1.076     2.412     2.383     2.588    140.47    8.50
     347 Cot.M/B Trouse    4.625     7.785     5.384     8.472     57.35     6.047    10.246    10.487    10.873     79.79    0.18
     369 Oth. Cot. Manu    2.910     4.066     3.107     3.157      1.61     3.744     4.126     4.175     4.116      9.95    0.15

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        1.266     1.319     1.197     1.283      7.18     1.351     1.392     1.391     1.405      4.01    1.09
     410 Wool Woven Fab    1.323     1.589     1.387     0.873    -37.08     1.689     1.232     1.173     1.075    -36.39    1.08
     414 Oth Wool Fabri    2.005     0.870     0.689     0.577    -16.20     0.787     0.841     0.823     0.758     -3.72    0.92
     438 K Shirts,Blous    1.253     0.988     0.912     1.224     34.20     0.972     1.242     1.417     1.300     33.80    0.34

Man-Made Fiber:
     600 Text Fil Yarn     1.191     0.661     0.280     0.832    197.10     0.572     1.274     1.298     1.213    111.93    0.56
     606 N-Text Fil Yrn   12.473    10.406     9.232     6.713    -27.28    11.355     7.633     7.963     7.887    -30.55    4.52
     618 Wov Artif Fila    3.101     4.201     3.596     3.109    -13.53     3.963     3.679     3.598     3.715     -6.26   12.51
     619 Poly Fil Fab      4.430     3.855     3.220     2.607    -19.02     3.970     3.285     3.260     3.242    -18.33    1.82
     620 Oth Synth Fila   15.865    15.027    12.426    13.079      5.26    15.319    15.370    15.451    15.681      2.36    2.65
     622 Glass Fabric      6.798     7.199     5.928     9.010     51.97     7.648     9.854    10.230    10.281     34.43    6.48
     659 Oth. MMF App.     1.553     2.343     1.822     2.124     16.61     2.063     2.691     2.748     2.646     28.26    0.06
     666 Other Furnishi    1.785     1.877     1.565     1.377    -12.00     1.766     1.622     1.777     1.689     -4.35    0.04
     669 Other MMF Manu    4.399     3.633     2.735     3.364     22.97     3.492     4.062     3.978     4.261     22.01    0.40

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     800 S/V Yarns         0.069     0.245     0.245     0.020    -91.66     0.262     0.040     0.036     0.020    -92.18    0.35