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                                          |                                     |                              December 4, 2018
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2018 Data     |
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                                           Category  30:  COTTON PRODUCTS
                                                    Data in Million SME

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE 10/2018
   Country      2016       2017      10/2017    10/2018  % Change   10/2017     8/2018     9/2018    10/2018   % Change % Share


     WORLD   18962.005  18839.445  15871.606  16337.142      2.93 18912.446  19135.841  19150.923  19304.981       2.08  100.00

     CHINA P  6183.896   6049.796   5084.746   5261.350      3.47  6079.168   6123.868   6145.138   6226.400       2.42   32.25

     INDIA    2404.975   2576.285   2181.767   2339.256      7.22  2576.237   2699.596   2716.723   2733.774       6.12   14.16

     PAKISTN  2208.508   2206.460   1825.062   1902.237      4.23  2209.147   2287.015   2263.441   2283.635       3.37   11.83

     VIETNAM  1532.737   1612.742   1366.363   1370.265      0.29  1603.082   1606.691   1607.970   1616.644       0.85    8.37

     BNGLDSH  1501.157   1493.964   1273.403   1313.416      3.14  1500.297   1521.462   1530.338   1533.978       2.24    7.95

     MEXICO    519.593    536.081    452.126    468.889      3.71   533.525    547.452    549.395    552.843       3.62    2.86

     INDNSIA   624.564    578.925    499.563    469.227     -6.07   591.136    548.707    545.853    548.590      -7.20    2.84

     HONDURA   620.146    577.413    489.144    426.510    -12.80   592.314    524.747    516.227    514.779     -13.09    2.67

     CAMBOD    424.438    424.249    355.510    437.315     23.01   417.568    486.735    495.869    506.055      21.19    2.62

     SALVADR   490.972    435.897    364.680    309.161    -15.22   442.433    387.366    381.641    380.378     -14.03    1.97

     NICARAG   278.629    289.838    248.529    257.381      3.56   293.331    296.478    295.257    298.691       1.83    1.55

     THAILND   222.301    194.902    162.447    179.402     10.44   203.900    206.812    211.494    211.858       3.90    1.10

     SRI LKA   224.135    221.599    182.620    161.605    -11.51   219.260    208.572    206.800    200.585      -8.52    1.04

     HAITI     202.662    174.034    147.222    158.545      7.69   175.422    178.072    179.494    185.357       5.66    0.96

     DOM REP   188.050    173.375    145.352    155.954      7.29   182.373    179.533    182.951    183.976       0.88    0.95

     GUATMAL   161.205    142.064    119.891    132.498     10.52   140.451    150.438    151.499    154.672      10.13    0.80

     KOR REP   161.373    151.858    129.540    130.069      0.41   153.089    154.259    150.742    152.387      -0.46    0.79

     TURKEY    133.104    140.945    118.333    109.051     -7.84   140.082    141.745    135.096    131.662      -6.01    0.68

     PHIL R    131.426    111.207     96.746     96.632     -0.12   114.157    107.127    108.624    111.093      -2.68    0.58

     EGYPT      71.862     79.567     68.185     71.824      5.34    81.455     84.001     84.002     83.206       2.15    0.43

     JORDAN     58.053     50.855     43.238     49.900     15.41    52.714     56.020     56.259     57.517       9.11    0.30

     PORTUGL    39.544     48.171     39.303     44.160     12.36    45.273     52.008     51.177     53.028      17.13    0.27

     BAHRAIN    62.454     51.874     44.572     41.262     -7.42    52.404     49.565     49.475     48.565      -7.33    0.25

     PERU       41.070     43.828     36.677     39.178      6.82    42.843     45.993     45.392     46.329       8.14    0.24

     KENYA      46.024     41.465     34.632     38.081      9.96    40.874     44.912     45.499     44.914       9.88    0.23

     MALAYSA    56.792     47.310     41.013     38.457     -6.23    48.831     45.935     45.738     44.754      -8.35    0.23

     ITALY      37.934     38.787     32.896     32.806     -0.27    39.469     38.954     38.492     38.698      -1.95    0.20

     CANADA     33.046     37.556     30.429     31.554      3.70    36.490     38.579     38.475     38.681       6.00    0.20

     JAPAN      31.182     32.169     26.780     25.737     -3.90    32.443     31.164     31.374     31.126      -4.06    0.16

     GERMANY    17.471     19.224     15.070     18.055     19.81    17.797     22.862     22.936     22.209      24.79    0.12

     HG KONG    29.108     27.225     23.301     17.793    -23.64    28.769     23.968     23.789     21.717     -24.51    0.11

     COLOMB     18.809     19.496     15.795     17.889     13.26    18.986     21.303     21.629     21.590      13.72    0.11

     CHINA T    27.696     24.487     20.696     17.200    -16.89    25.277     22.514     21.296     20.991     -16.96    0.11

     ETHIOP      5.282     10.709      8.659     18.193    110.11     9.558     17.654     18.202     20.243     111.79    0.10

     MAURIT     26.162     19.709     17.162     16.383     -4.54    20.052     20.294     19.538     18.931      -5.59    0.10

     LESOTHO    19.816     18.460     15.529     15.834      1.97    18.331     19.205     19.553     18.765       2.37    0.10

     MADAGAS     9.653     15.241     11.980     14.826     23.76    13.578     17.405     17.423     18.088      33.21    0.09

     BURMA       3.888      8.488      6.254     14.778    136.29     6.911     15.349     16.043     17.011     146.16    0.09

     SPAIN      13.023     13.107     11.047     12.545     13.55    13.034     14.836     15.065     14.604      12.05    0.08

     OMAN        1.425      7.641      7.222     10.042     39.05     7.683      9.480      9.762     10.462      36.17    0.05

     ISRAEL      8.553      9.466      8.136      7.608     -6.50     9.537      8.959      9.031      8.938      -6.29    0.05

     BRAZIL      4.205      6.174      4.039      4.384      8.53     4.694      5.983      6.295      6.518      38.86    0.03

     U KING      5.170      4.966      4.215      5.407     28.29     4.925      6.043      5.888      6.159      25.04    0.03

     FRANCE      5.054      5.249      4.451      4.927     10.69     5.215      5.564      5.529      5.725       9.79    0.03

     ARAB EM    10.705      3.511      3.327      4.973     49.49     3.939      4.730      4.797      5.158      30.95    0.03

     MOROC       7.571      5.409      4.812      4.229    -12.12     5.709      4.815      4.768      4.826     -15.47    0.02

     TURKMEN    19.818     12.704     11.341      3.102    -72.65    14.882      7.300      4.961      4.465     -70.00    0.02

     SWITZLD     1.193      3.641      2.921      3.367     15.26     3.338      3.925      3.977      4.087      22.42    0.02

     TNZANIA     1.575      3.108      2.522      3.289     30.39     2.862      3.981      4.003      3.875      35.37    0.02

     SLOVENI     1.458      3.178      2.580      3.165     22.64     2.806      3.535      3.582      3.762      34.06    0.02

     ESTONIA     1.243      3.806      3.315      2.632    -20.60     3.553      3.163      3.002      3.123     -12.10    0.02

     TUNISIA     1.985      2.100      1.685      2.139     26.96     1.950      2.382      2.453      2.555      31.04    0.01

     NEPAL       2.946      2.464      2.112      1.889    -10.54     2.394      2.284      2.233      2.242      -6.38    0.01

     ROMANIA     2.321      2.380      2.041      1.768    -13.38     2.398      2.162      2.119      2.107     -12.14    0.01

     NETHLDS     1.924      1.685      1.112      1.511     35.84     1.350      1.746      2.013      2.084      54.32    0.01

     N ZEAL      1.824      1.749      1.533      1.335    -12.92     1.935      1.632      1.528      1.551     -19.87    0.01

     POLAND      1.796      2.031      1.747      1.212    -30.60     1.990      1.627      1.544      1.497     -24.78    0.01

     SLOVAK      0.950      1.634      1.627      0.053    -96.73     1.934      0.310      0.268      0.060     -96.88    0.00


     _WTO    18935.509  18815.023  15850.709  16314.174      2.92 18886.833  19109.330  19126.094  19278.488       2.07   99.86

     _ASEAN   2998.261   2980.029   2529.730   2607.662      3.08  2987.787   3019.291   3033.550   3057.961       2.35   15.84

     _W HEMI  2560.073   2437.160   2055.147   2003.085     -2.53  2464.306   2377.265   2369.660   2385.098      -3.21   12.35

     _CAFTA   1739.180   1618.642   1367.635   1281.577     -6.29  1650.949   1538.653   1527.668   1532.584      -7.17    7.94

     _NAFTA    552.639    573.637    482.556    500.444      3.71   570.015    586.032    587.870    591.524       3.77    3.06

     _OECD     456.963    473.636    396.416    399.148      0.69   468.425    487.817    476.490    476.367       1.70    2.47

     _CBI      203.367    174.042    147.227    158.626      7.74   175.475    178.098    179.566    185.440       5.68    0.96

     _EU28     133.956    150.454    124.553    132.983      6.77   145.753    158.541    157.373    158.884       9.01    0.82

     _EU27     133.858    150.332    124.465    132.874      6.76   145.658    158.393    157.227    158.741       8.98    0.82

     _SUB-SAH  109.745    109.915     91.584    107.903     17.82   106.488    124.737    125.563    126.233      18.54    0.65