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                                          |                                     |                                April 17, 2019
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  2/2019 Data     |
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                                           Category  30:  COTTON PRODUCTS
                                                    Data in Million SME

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  2/2019
   Country      2017       2018       2/2018     2/2019  % Change    2/2018    12/2018     1/2019     2/2019   % Change % Share


     WORLD   18822.733  19317.087   3244.133   3321.372      2.38 18946.263  19317.087  19422.610  19394.325       2.36  100.00

     CHINA P  6045.211   6267.064   1091.669   1092.909      0.11  6106.518   6267.064   6293.928   6268.304       2.65   32.32

     INDIA    2575.316   2755.379    423.610    472.045     11.43  2580.585   2755.379   2789.741   2803.815       8.65   14.46

     PAKISTN  2203.063   2273.260    368.957    396.043      7.34  2208.573   2273.260   2298.315   2300.347       4.16   11.86

     VIETNAM  1612.219   1585.251    278.268    306.993     10.32  1616.571   1585.251   1606.075   1613.976      -0.16    8.32

     BNGLDSH  1493.337   1535.101    282.572    284.864      0.81  1503.249   1535.101   1535.371   1537.393       2.27    7.93

     MEXICO    534.870    553.057     81.267     80.758     -0.63   534.760    553.057    553.767    552.548       3.33    2.85

     INDNSIA   578.462    543.921    100.201     89.576    -10.60   573.742    543.921    538.806    533.296      -7.05    2.75

     CAMBOD    423.659    513.084     92.578     91.492     -1.17   443.743    513.084    510.397    511.998      15.38    2.64

     HONDURA   577.006    510.894     78.914     66.652    -15.54   579.301    510.894    503.800    498.633     -13.93    2.57

     SALVADR   433.324    367.552     54.330     52.318     -3.70   424.508    367.552    366.391    365.539     -13.89    1.88

     NICARAG   289.673    306.661     52.758     47.435    -10.09   294.093    306.661    305.423    301.338       2.46    1.55

     THAILND   194.896    216.988     38.212     34.159    -10.61   198.954    216.988    215.935    212.935       7.03    1.10

     HAITI     173.839    188.881     24.455     25.171      2.93   171.505    188.881    192.110    189.596      10.55    0.98

     SRI LKA   221.528    186.397     35.904     36.640      2.05   221.061    186.397    188.581    187.134     -15.35    0.96

     DOM REP   173.243    185.326     25.461     26.445      3.86   178.776    185.326    187.484    186.310       4.21    0.96

     GUATMAL   141.992    157.209     23.732     24.964      5.19   142.375    157.209    160.215    158.441      11.28    0.82

     KOR REP   151.745    152.114     28.070     24.338    -13.30   157.723    152.114    153.784    148.382      -5.92    0.77

     TURKEY    140.918    127.728     15.823     15.578     -1.55   142.794    127.728    126.528    127.483     -10.72    0.66

     PHIL R    111.205    112.308     17.822     19.693     10.50   108.743    112.308    112.844    114.179       5.00    0.59

     EGYPT      79.339     84.833     14.966     14.364     -4.02    80.750     84.833     84.431     84.231       4.31    0.43

     JORDAN     50.838     57.402     11.598     12.582      8.48    53.571     57.402     58.306     58.386       8.99    0.30

     PORTUGL    48.154     50.990      6.806      8.073     18.63    49.336     50.990     51.631     52.258       5.92    0.27

     BAHRAIN    51.874     50.209      8.533      8.491     -0.49    51.722     50.209     50.783     50.167      -3.01    0.26

     PERU       43.785     46.809      6.847      7.557     10.38    43.048     46.809     47.427     47.520      10.39    0.25

     MALAYSA    47.310     46.042      7.415      8.844     19.26    46.634     46.042     46.073     47.471       1.79    0.24

     KENYA      41.431     45.722      7.919      8.491      7.22    42.757     45.722     46.036     46.294       8.27    0.24

     ITALY      38.779     39.170      6.307      6.749      7.01    39.258     39.170     39.288     39.612       0.90    0.20

     CANADA     37.549     37.361      6.202      5.652     -8.87    37.733     37.361     36.847     36.811      -2.45    0.19

     JAPAN      32.171     29.565      4.472      4.139     -7.45    32.270     29.565     29.582     29.232      -9.42    0.15

     ETHIOP     10.695     23.081      2.996      5.832     94.67    11.850     23.081     25.590     25.917     118.70    0.13

     COLOMB     19.496     21.099      3.719      3.925      5.55    20.246     21.099     21.263     21.305       5.24    0.11

     GERMANY    19.209     21.352      3.077      2.906     -5.55    19.710     21.352     21.149     21.181       7.46    0.11

     CHINA T    24.475     19.983      3.697      3.563     -3.64    24.157     19.983     20.073     19.848     -17.83    0.10

     LESOTHO    18.460     19.613      2.240      2.072     -7.52    18.718     19.613     19.684     19.444       3.88    0.10

     MAURIT     19.709     18.779      3.291      3.117     -5.28    20.378     18.779     18.659     18.605      -8.70    0.10

     MADAGAS    15.240     18.009      3.018      3.257      7.93    15.583     18.009     18.122     18.249      17.11    0.09

     BURMA       8.487     17.667      3.287      3.532      7.46    10.953     17.667     18.047     17.912      63.53    0.09

     HG KONG    27.134     19.628      4.983      2.360    -52.65    26.347     19.628     18.344     17.004     -35.46    0.09

     SPAIN      13.106     15.510      2.782      2.198    -21.01    14.219     15.510     15.069     14.926       4.97    0.08

     ISRAEL      9.466      8.775      1.451      1.698     17.04     9.049      8.775      8.784      9.022      -0.30    0.05

     ARAB EM     3.511      6.773      0.926      2.982    222.18     4.169      6.773      8.167      8.830     111.80    0.05

     OMAN        7.641     10.093      2.827      0.008    -99.73     8.356     10.093      8.662      7.273     -12.96    0.04

     U KING      4.951      6.437      0.848      1.000     17.94     5.065      6.437      6.498      6.589      30.07    0.03

     FRANCE      5.222      5.884      0.881      1.068     21.22     5.301      5.884      5.890      6.071      14.53    0.03

     BRAZIL      6.174      5.405      0.582      0.591      1.61     6.029      5.405      5.274      5.414     -10.19    0.03

     MOROC       5.408      4.957      0.608      0.835     37.24     5.090      4.957      5.100      5.183       1.83    0.03

     TNZANIA     3.108      4.367      0.592      0.598      0.97     3.319      4.367      4.260      4.373      31.76    0.02

     SWITZLD     3.641      3.813      0.519      0.620     19.50     3.779      3.813      3.964      3.915       3.60    0.02

     ESTONIA     3.806      3.099      0.377      0.820    117.65     3.817      3.099      3.531      3.542      -7.21    0.02

     SLOVENI     3.178      3.662      0.496      0.376    -24.21     3.316      3.662      3.686      3.541       6.81    0.02

     TUNISIA     2.100      2.736      0.385      0.426     10.67     2.097      2.736      2.741      2.777      32.44    0.01

     TURKMEN    12.704      3.102      0.463      0.000    -99.99    11.610      3.102      2.776      2.639     -77.27    0.01

     NEPAL       2.465      2.118      0.299      0.311      4.04     2.374      2.118      2.109      2.130     -10.29    0.01

     N ZEAL      1.749      1.800      0.104      0.433    315.02     1.412      1.800      2.186      2.129      50.78    0.01

     NETHLDS     1.661      1.793      0.185      0.324     75.04     1.679      1.793      1.835      1.932      15.08    0.01

     ROMANIA     2.373      1.959      0.477      0.336    -29.60     2.311      1.959      1.905      1.818     -21.33    0.01

     BULGAR      1.305      1.765      0.212      0.225      6.29     1.244      1.765      1.749      1.778      42.92    0.01

     POLAND      2.025      1.468      0.257      0.312     21.40     1.909      1.468      1.484      1.523     -20.23    0.01


     _WTO    18798.331  19288.768   3240.340   3315.363      2.32 18921.572  19288.768  19392.115  19363.791       2.34   99.84

     _ASEAN   2978.426   3036.989    538.135    554.648      3.07  3001.653   3036.989   3049.866   3053.502       1.73   15.74

     _W HEMI  2432.357   2381.543    358.572    341.638     -4.72  2433.870   2381.543   2381.137   2364.609      -2.85   12.19

     _CAFTA   1615.294   1527.716    235.255    217.822     -7.41  1619.164   1527.716   1523.334   1510.283      -6.72    7.79

     _NAFTA    572.419    590.419     87.470     86.410     -1.21   572.494    590.419    590.614    589.359       2.95    3.04

     _OECD     473.376    469.310     72.422     69.897     -3.49   484.389    469.310    470.161    466.785      -3.63    2.41

     _CBI      173.847    188.975     24.465     25.182      2.93   171.521    188.975    192.203    189.692      10.59    0.98

     _EU28     150.333    157.216     23.234     25.078      7.94   153.038    157.216    158.047    159.060       3.93    0.82

     _EU27     150.211    157.054     23.222     25.066      7.94   152.933    157.054    157.886    158.899       3.90    0.82

     _SUB-SAH  109.866    131.260     20.223     23.597     16.68   113.864    131.260    134.100    134.634      18.24    0.69