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  ______________                          |                                     |                              December 2, 2016
 |              |                         |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
 | _SUB-SAHARA  |                         |    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          1035.848  1030.802   855.005   883.104      3.29  1012.263  1045.266  1042.378  1058.901      4.61    1.00
       1 Apparel        1020.662  1013.753   841.226   869.771      3.39   995.348  1029.216  1026.159  1042.298      4.72    1.28
       2 Non-Apparel      15.186    17.048    13.779    13.333     -3.23    16.915    16.050    16.219    16.603     -1.84    0.07
      11 Yarns             3.536     4.128     3.030     2.071    -31.65     3.717     3.318     3.074     3.169    -14.75    0.25
      12 Fabrics           7.624     8.229     7.427     6.133    -17.42     9.434     6.754     7.063     6.935    -26.48    0.11
      14 Made Ups / Mis    4.027     4.691     3.322     5.130     54.42     3.764     5.978     6.082     6.499     72.66    0.04
      30 Cotton Product  534.867   522.970   439.484   458.110      4.24   515.388   534.784   529.994   541.596      5.08    1.15
      31 Cotton Apparel  533.247   521.412   438.202   456.663      4.21   513.744   533.043   528.289   539.873      5.09    1.39
      32 Cot Non-Appare    1.621     1.557     1.282     1.447     12.90     1.644     1.742     1.705     1.723      4.77    0.02
      40 Wool Products     7.988     9.687     7.283     6.841     -6.06     8.571     9.581     9.257     9.246      7.87    0.21
      41 Wool Apparel      3.922     4.552     3.654     3.477     -4.84     4.274     4.859     4.671     4.375      2.36    0.13
      42 Wool Non-Appar    4.066     5.135     3.629     3.364     -7.29     4.296     4.722     4.585     4.870     13.36    0.43
      60 MMF Products    490.043   495.885   406.196   415.749      2.35   486.184   498.350   500.541   505.438      3.96    0.96
      61 MMF Apparel     480.994   485.976   397.680   408.047      2.61   475.573   489.608   491.494   496.343      4.37    1.31
      62 MMF Non-Appare    9.049     9.909     8.515     7.702     -9.55    10.611     8.742     9.047     9.095    -14.29    0.06
      80 S and V Produc    2.949     2.260     2.042     2.404     17.72     2.120     2.550     2.587     2.622     23.66    0.15
      81 S and V Appare    2.498     1.813     1.690     1.584     -6.26     1.757     1.706     1.704     1.707     -2.83    0.14
      82 S and V Non-Ap    0.451     0.447     0.352     0.820    132.70     0.363     0.844     0.883     0.915    151.79    0.16

Cotton or Man-Made Fiber:
     222 Knit Fabric       1.865     3.035     2.849     2.151    -24.50     3.452     2.324     2.480     2.337    -32.31    0.31
     223 Non-Woven Fabr    0.644     0.802     0.624     0.978     56.65     0.792     1.142     1.224     1.156     45.99    0.09
     229 Special Fabric    4.280     3.572     3.183     2.436    -23.47     4.205     2.582     2.730     2.825    -32.83    0.20
     237 Playsuit,Sunsu    2.674     0.277     0.263     0.862    227.64     0.280     0.577     0.631     0.876    212.87    0.41
     239 Baby Garm / Ac   18.872    15.430    13.122    16.437     25.27    16.583    18.143    18.445    18.746     13.04    0.80

Cotton:
     338 Knit Shirts,MB   37.156    25.992    22.248    15.000    -32.58    25.121    20.462    18.776    18.744    -25.38    0.31
     339 W/G Knit Blous   19.548    13.100    10.797     8.225    -23.83    13.371    11.920    10.736    10.528    -21.26    0.20
     340 N-Knt Shirts,M  149.403   150.211   130.077   130.071     -0.01   149.514   149.631   147.676   150.204      0.46    5.05
     341 W/G N-Knt Blou   10.663    13.184    11.248    11.345      0.87    12.441    12.571    12.785    13.282      6.76    1.12
     342 Cotton Skirts     0.694     0.856     0.702     2.157    207.41     0.773     2.381     2.355     2.312    199.02    0.84
     347 Cot.M/B Trouse  172.401   184.279   152.974   164.127      7.29   177.533   192.259   191.090   195.432     10.08    3.31
     348 W/G Slacks, et  114.563   110.005    90.401    99.650     10.23   110.092   115.997   115.569   119.254      8.32    1.94
     359 Oth. Cot. App.    7.489     6.499     5.428     4.292    -20.93     6.573     5.328     5.799     5.363    -18.40    0.53

Wool:
     400 Wool Yarns        3.419     4.034     2.951     2.032    -31.14     3.570     3.252     3.008     3.115    -12.75    2.42
     438 K Shirts,Blous    0.484     0.441     0.392     0.202    -48.53     0.403     0.398     0.258     0.251    -37.62    0.07
     440 NK Shirts,Blou    0.023     0.070     0.062     0.111     80.06     0.063     0.057     0.114     0.119     88.27    0.57
     445 Wool Sweater,M    0.482     1.146     0.775     0.546    -29.58     0.803     1.181     1.265     0.917     14.15    0.60
     446 Wool Sweater,W    0.700     0.636     0.520     0.746     43.28     0.736     0.829     0.832     0.861     17.04    0.18

Man-Made Fiber:
     632 Hosiery           4.839     5.994     4.834     4.383     -9.34     5.599     6.087     5.784     5.542     -1.01    0.46
     634 Other Coats, M    4.844     4.009     3.537     4.604     30.17     3.845     4.984     5.249     5.076     32.01    0.27
     635 Coats, W/G        8.067     4.495     3.553     2.805    -21.05     5.072     3.936     3.469     3.747    -26.12    0.18
     636 Dresses           1.341     2.384     2.037     1.953     -4.09     2.163     2.899     2.520     2.301      6.36    0.07
     638 Knit Shirts, M  117.968   136.161   114.636   152.313     32.87   133.128   166.624   168.985   173.837     30.58    4.61
     639 Knit Blouses,W   94.668    74.494    64.256    51.858    -19.29    77.206    61.526    62.955    62.096    -19.57    1.28
     640 N-K Shirts, MB    6.129     5.988     4.647     6.663     43.37     5.822     8.165     7.793     8.004     37.47    1.48
     641 N-K Blouses, W    7.329     8.425     6.387     9.198     44.02     7.208    10.394    10.789    11.237     55.90    0.55
     642 Skirts           14.479    21.483    15.252     7.913    -48.12    21.009    14.149    14.148    14.143    -32.68    2.32
     643 MMF Suits, M/B    0.062     0.100     0.100     0.003    -97.42     0.127     0.003     0.003     0.003    -97.96    0.00
     646 MMF Sweaters,W    8.245     5.889     0.157     3.465   2106.59     2.801     7.913     9.264     9.198    228.37    2.50
     647 Trousers,etc M   48.295    50.759    44.005    46.062      4.67    50.208    52.803    54.097    52.816      5.19    2.15
     648 Slacks,etc. WG  126.459   137.272   108.371   102.011     -5.87   132.709   129.192   129.251   130.912     -1.35    4.45
     652 M-MF Underwear   17.344    12.018    12.011     0.459    -96.18    12.042     4.510     0.477     0.466    -96.13    0.03
     659 Oth. MMF App.     8.602    11.801     9.700    10.783     11.16    11.744    11.657    12.508    12.883      9.69    0.29
     669 Other MMF Manu    1.227     1.862     1.286     1.838     42.98     1.379     2.179     2.140     2.415     75.09    0.23

Silk and Vegetable Fiber:
     838 S/V K Shirts/B    0.076     0.051     0.033     0.308    833.35     0.053     0.329     0.327     0.326    521.19    0.16
     840 S/V Wov Shirts    1.975     1.194     1.185     0.927    -21.78     1.187     0.956     0.936     0.936    -21.18    0.43
     899 Other S/V Manu    0.097     0.254     0.172     0.589    242.90     0.176     0.583     0.636     0.671    280.48    0.22