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                                          |                                     |                              February 5, 2019
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 11/2018 Data     |
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                                           Category  30:  COTTON PRODUCTS
                                                    Data in Million SME

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE 11/2018
   Country      2016       2017      11/2017    11/2018  % Change   11/2017     9/2018    10/2018    11/2018   % Change % Share


     WORLD   18962.061  18823.456  17441.404  17798.760      2.05 18909.763  19076.049  19229.223  19180.812       1.43  100.00

     CHINA P  6183.882   6045.181   5581.379   5739.612      2.84  6064.858   6122.706   6203.528   6203.414       2.28   32.34

     INDIA    2404.976   2575.374   2398.460   2557.028      6.61  2583.824   2707.426   2724.450   2733.942       5.81   14.25

     PAKISTN  2208.506   2203.212   2027.762   2090.841      3.11  2215.963   2253.050   2273.273   2266.291       2.27   11.82

     VIETNAM  1532.737   1612.176   1499.239   1474.293     -1.66  1614.507   1600.074   1608.652   1587.231      -1.69    8.28

     BNGLDSH  1501.157   1493.343   1390.718   1414.709      1.73  1505.007   1525.128   1528.764   1517.334       0.82    7.91

     MEXICO    519.593    535.030    497.041    512.550      3.12   535.751    546.235    549.761    550.539       2.76    2.87

     INDNSIA   624.564    578.463    538.220    503.741     -6.41   582.298    542.356    545.092    543.984      -6.58    2.84

     HONDURA   620.146    577.274    540.025    469.806    -13.00   589.569    514.904    513.583    507.055     -14.00    2.64

     CAMBOD    424.438    423.659    391.557    473.613     20.96   420.833    492.950    503.117    505.716      20.17    2.64

     SALVADR   490.972    433.319    402.221    335.700    -16.54   439.564    376.636    375.404    366.797     -16.55    1.91

     NICARAG   278.629    289.771    271.308    282.245      4.03   291.748    295.244    298.747    300.707       3.07    1.57

     THAILND   222.301    194.896    176.507    198.024     12.19   196.787    211.101    211.465    216.414       9.97    1.13

     SRI LKA   224.135    221.528    206.397    173.889    -15.75   223.668    205.979    199.765    189.021     -15.49    0.99

     HAITI     202.662    173.841    161.533    173.012      7.11   174.480    179.639    184.972    185.320       6.21    0.97

     DOM REP   188.050    173.260    159.968    170.533      6.60   174.950    182.820    183.848    183.825       5.07    0.96

     GUATMAL   161.205    141.992    129.294    142.260     10.03   139.818    151.240    154.416    154.959      10.83    0.81

     KOR REP   161.373    151.743    142.364    143.842      1.04   155.076    150.532    152.178    153.221      -1.20    0.80

     TURKEY    133.104    140.927    133.131    119.488    -10.25   141.185    134.818    131.385    127.283      -9.85    0.66

     PHIL R    131.426    111.207    104.244    104.103     -0.14   111.092    108.600    111.069    111.066      -0.02    0.58

     EGYPT      71.862     79.344     74.688     77.718      4.06    81.603     83.701     82.858     82.374       0.94    0.43

     JORDAN     58.053     50.838     46.213     53.221     15.17    50.674     56.170     57.428     57.846      14.15    0.30

     PORTUGL    39.615     48.155     44.461     47.895      7.72    46.759     51.102     52.953     51.590      10.33    0.27

     BAHRAIN    62.454     51.874     48.217     46.050     -4.49    52.092     49.475     48.565     49.708      -4.58    0.26

     KENYA      46.024     41.431     37.615     42.367     12.63    40.875     45.454     44.869     46.184      12.99    0.24

     PERU       41.070     43.785     40.458     42.815      5.83    43.680     44.941     45.875     46.142       5.64    0.24

     MALAYSA    56.792     47.310     44.313     42.139     -4.91    47.976     45.685     44.701     45.135      -5.92    0.24

     ITALY      37.934     38.786     35.939     35.977      0.11    39.181     38.353     38.559     38.824      -0.91    0.20

     CANADA     33.046     37.550     33.772     34.569      2.36    36.642     38.299     38.505     38.348       4.65    0.20

     JAPAN      31.182     32.171     29.539     27.607     -6.54    32.531     31.359     31.110     30.239      -7.05    0.16

     GERMANY    17.471     19.211     16.776     19.637     17.06    18.160     22.922     22.195     22.072      21.54    0.12

     COLOMB     18.809     19.496     17.481     19.477     11.42    19.089     21.610     21.571     21.492      12.59    0.11

     ETHIOP      5.282     10.695      9.469     20.164    112.96    10.057     18.188     20.229     21.390     112.69    0.11

     CHINA T    27.696     24.475     22.619     18.799    -16.89    25.032     21.274     20.970     20.655     -17.48    0.11

     HG KONG    29.108     27.134     25.883     18.829    -27.25    28.726     23.689     21.618     20.080     -30.10    0.10

     LESOTHO    19.816     18.460     16.907     18.008      6.51    18.274     19.553     18.765     19.561       7.04    0.10

     MAURIT     26.162     19.709     18.618     17.903     -3.84    20.154     19.525     18.918     18.993      -5.76    0.10

     MADAGAS     9.653     15.240     13.296     16.738     25.89    14.083     17.423     18.087     18.682      32.66    0.10

     BURMA       3.888      8.487      7.572     16.133    113.05     7.794     16.043     17.011     17.048     118.72    0.09

     SPAIN      13.023     13.107     12.224     14.034     14.81    13.376     15.066     14.605     14.917      11.52    0.08

     OMAN        1.425      7.641      7.468     10.055     34.64     7.719      9.762     10.462     10.229      32.51    0.05

     ISRAEL      8.553      9.466      8.761      8.307     -5.18     9.621      9.031      8.938      9.012      -6.32    0.05

     U KING      5.170      4.951      4.547      5.874     29.18     4.936      5.887      6.157      6.277      27.17    0.03

     FRANCE      5.054      5.232      4.839      5.471     13.07     5.268      5.467      5.663      5.864      11.33    0.03

     ARAB EM    10.705      3.511      3.446      5.784     67.86     3.537      4.797      5.157      5.849      65.37    0.03

     BRAZIL      4.205      6.174      5.882      4.802    -18.37     6.320      6.296      6.519      5.093     -19.41    0.03

     MOROC       7.571      5.409      5.192      4.693     -9.61     5.628      4.784      4.841      4.910     -12.75    0.03

     TNZANIA     1.575      3.108      2.870      3.997     39.25     2.997      4.048      3.875      4.235      41.31    0.02

     SWITZLD     1.193      3.641      3.191      3.734     17.00     3.474      3.977      4.087      4.184      20.42    0.02

     SLOVENI     1.458      3.178      2.975      3.338     12.21     3.080      3.582      3.762      3.541      14.95    0.02

     ESTONIA     1.243      3.806      3.326      3.056     -8.11     3.409      3.002      3.123      3.536       3.73    0.02

     TURKMEN    19.818     12.704     12.449      3.102    -75.08    14.594      4.961      4.465      3.357     -77.00    0.02

     TUNISIA     1.985      2.100      1.937      2.385     23.16     2.079      2.442      2.544      2.549      22.58    0.01

     NEPAL       2.946      2.465      2.266      1.974    -12.90     2.420      2.203      2.211      2.173     -10.22    0.01

     ROMANIA     2.321      2.373      2.252      1.828    -18.83     2.457      2.006      1.994      1.949     -20.66    0.01

     BULGAR      1.403      1.305      1.237      1.679     35.73     1.315      1.560      1.609      1.747      32.90    0.01

     NETHLDS     1.924      1.661      1.580      1.644      4.03     1.720      1.990      2.060      1.725       0.29    0.01

     N ZEAL      1.824      1.749      1.594      1.539     -3.45     1.720      1.528      1.551      1.694      -1.55    0.01

     POLAND      1.796      2.031      1.925      1.356    -29.58     2.036      1.548      1.500      1.462     -28.19    0.01

     SLOVAK      0.950      1.634      1.632      0.061    -96.24     1.883      0.266      0.058      0.064     -96.61    0.00


     _WTO    18935.564  18799.053  17418.532  17773.656      2.04 18883.994  19051.249  19202.760  19154.177       1.43   99.86

     _ASEAN   2998.261   2978.386   2763.599   2813.687      1.81  2983.460   3018.720   3043.016   3028.475       1.51   15.79

     _W HEMI  2560.073   2432.898   2260.305   2188.975     -3.16  2453.040   2359.275   2374.485   2361.568      -3.73   12.31

     _CAFTA   1739.180   1615.671   1502.857   1400.617     -6.80  1635.695   1520.937   1526.086   1513.431      -7.47    7.89

     _NAFTA    552.639    572.580    530.813    547.119      3.07   572.394    584.534    588.266    588.887       2.88    3.07

     _OECD     457.034    473.410    440.468    438.623     -0.42   473.907    475.509    475.389    471.565      -0.49    2.46

     _CBI      203.367    173.849    161.538    173.097      7.16   174.521    179.715    185.059    185.408       6.24    0.97

     _EU28     134.027    150.359    138.040    145.539      5.43   148.176    156.938    158.449    157.858       6.53    0.82

     _EU27     133.929    150.237    137.944    145.396      5.40   148.075    156.791    158.306    157.689       6.49    0.82

     _SUB-SAH  109.745    109.866     99.961    120.665     20.71   107.687    125.525    126.150    130.570      21.25    0.68