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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 $$$

                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   46368.844  45790.125  38806.941  40404.562      4.12 45751.999  46770.659  46946.965  47387.746       3.58  100.00

     CHINA P 13648.141  13202.048  11173.990  11363.180      1.69 13195.186  13223.543  13272.684  13391.239       1.49   28.26

     VIETNAM  4650.889   4939.924   4176.974   4443.286      6.38  4875.772   5090.119   5126.532   5206.236       6.78   10.99

     INDIA    4864.221   5016.828   4323.467   4498.235      4.04  5044.497   5102.446   5139.434   5191.596       2.92   10.96

     BNGLDSH  4210.059   4013.236   3443.895   3686.625      7.05  4022.356   4168.366   4215.491   4255.966       5.81    8.98

     PAKISTN  2469.126   2490.814   2092.043   2177.907      4.10  2498.330   2567.777   2542.146   2576.679       3.14    5.44

     MEXICO   2034.866   2016.912   1693.912   1714.644      1.22  2003.590   2018.930   2026.800   2037.644       1.70    4.30

     INDNSIA  2142.099   2039.154   1750.113   1745.646     -0.26  2051.642   2012.062   2017.610   2034.687      -0.83    4.29

     CAMBOD   1214.582   1214.809   1021.772   1218.678     19.27  1190.877   1374.441   1391.144   1411.716      18.54    2.98

     HONDURA  1363.657   1291.336   1088.662   1092.920      0.39  1321.313   1284.707   1284.300   1295.594      -1.95    2.73

     NICARAG   966.320   1005.329    853.905    905.560      6.05  1003.961   1040.968   1039.278   1056.984       5.28    2.23

     SRI LKA   966.804    936.727    787.894    724.232     -8.08   939.388    883.711    882.517    873.066      -7.06    1.84

     SALVADR   995.368    902.686    749.245    708.325     -5.46   908.037    867.721    865.006    861.766      -5.10    1.82

     GUATMAL   671.830    620.188    527.393    586.177     11.15   613.794    665.426    672.491    678.972      10.62    1.43

     ITALY     440.316    476.363    380.941    459.600     20.65   464.116    543.220    544.945    555.022      19.59    1.17

     TURKEY    479.622    532.515    447.743    467.871      4.50   525.730    560.369    553.707    552.643       5.12    1.17

     PERU      456.533    471.707    397.697    432.804      8.83   465.158    503.970    497.736    506.814       8.96    1.07

     HAITI     553.778    488.283    414.092    408.027     -1.46   491.625    471.823    475.148    482.218      -1.91    1.02

     DOM REP   428.656    399.154    334.178    353.370      5.74   415.857    411.390    417.785    418.347       0.60    0.88

     EGYPT     323.775    349.285    302.767    341.987     12.95   353.369    381.910    386.222    388.505       9.94    0.82

     JORDAN    294.080    305.696    258.998    294.088     13.55   310.359    330.774    331.974    340.785       9.80    0.72

     THAILND   361.367    314.762    259.874    285.560      9.88   318.603    336.444    338.650    340.447       6.86    0.72

     MALAYSA   325.467    305.947    263.749    244.901     -7.15   310.229    297.031    291.541    287.099      -7.46    0.61

     PORTUGL   200.562    244.554    201.023    237.441     18.12   233.514    274.283    273.045    280.972      20.32    0.59

     PHIL R    358.457    289.511    252.954    239.338     -5.38   296.891    276.940    277.702    275.895      -7.07    0.58

     KOR REP   227.672    206.512    175.205    170.608     -2.62   211.310    204.150    201.055    201.915      -4.45    0.43

     CANADA    123.227    145.001    113.293    155.793     37.51   134.953    187.976    189.096    187.501      38.94    0.40

     KENYA     166.479    153.302    128.467    142.140     10.64   150.764    166.717    169.265    166.975      10.75    0.35

     MAURIT    184.567    134.275    116.111    118.665      2.20   136.225    143.233    139.710    136.829       0.44    0.29

     COLOMB    112.269    116.741     95.362    111.304     16.72   113.422    131.177    131.967    132.683      16.98    0.28

     JAPAN     122.113    125.032    103.757    106.007      2.17   123.514    128.273    127.475    127.281       3.05    0.27

     LESOTHO   100.818     97.447     81.550     82.574      1.26    95.083     99.878    101.552     98.471       3.56    0.21

     MADAGAS    48.310     74.410     60.724     80.507     32.58    69.143     89.769     90.928     94.194      36.23    0.20

     FRANCE     65.045     70.157     57.980     61.947      6.84    69.003     73.348     73.550     74.124       7.42    0.16

     BAHRAIN   128.792     77.828     66.838     62.181     -6.97    78.111     74.394     74.460     73.172      -6.32    0.15

     HG KONG    84.232     71.559     62.240     52.959    -14.91    75.785     66.601     65.872     62.277     -17.82    0.13

     ETHIOP     14.315     25.894     20.607     53.388    159.08    22.759     49.685     51.946     58.676     157.82    0.12

     CHINA T    73.868     65.303     55.381     45.342    -18.13    67.898     59.320     57.070     55.264     -18.61    0.12

     OMAN        7.054     43.034     40.364     51.109     26.62    42.649     49.270     50.615     53.779      26.10    0.11

     U KING     46.426     41.270     33.848     43.362     28.11    41.949     49.103     49.551     50.784      21.06    0.11

     BURMA      16.778     28.755     22.853     44.214     93.48    25.168     47.389     47.846     50.117      99.13    0.11

     ROMANIA    49.986     49.903     42.523     42.359     -0.39    50.278     50.296     49.804     49.739      -1.07    0.10

     GERMANY    33.847     39.354     31.590     40.253     27.42    36.733     47.229     48.652     48.017      30.72    0.10

     MOROC      55.211     45.402     39.681     34.789    -12.33    46.736     41.484     40.312     40.511     -13.32    0.09

     TUNISIA    33.345     32.419     27.582     32.245     16.91    32.582     35.640     36.181     37.082      13.81    0.08

     ISRAEL     34.592     40.152     33.792     28.011    -17.11    39.483     34.740     34.531     34.371     -12.95    0.07

     SPAIN      22.874     25.064     21.528     25.486     18.38    25.005     28.957     29.268     29.021      16.06    0.06

     POLAND     18.737     22.616     19.380     14.466    -25.35    22.109     19.039     18.076     17.702     -19.93    0.04

     TNZANIA     9.040     14.597     12.331     13.140      6.56    14.242     16.306     16.207     15.406       8.17    0.03

     SWITZLD     8.949     12.754     10.411     12.687     21.86    12.304     15.101     15.077     15.030      22.15    0.03

     BRAZIL     12.330     15.074     11.790     10.937     -7.23    14.139     13.612     14.021     14.222       0.59    0.03

     ARAB EM     7.876      5.232      4.154      8.461    103.67     5.096      8.114      8.577      9.539      87.18    0.02

     ESTONIA     3.182      8.227      6.909      6.594     -4.55     7.421      7.999      7.834      7.913       6.64    0.02

     SLOVENI     3.680      6.321      5.220      6.515     24.82     5.919      7.091      7.352      7.617      28.68    0.02

     NETHLDS     7.332      5.233      4.201      6.261     49.03     4.995      6.552      7.079      7.292      46.00    0.02

     NEPAL       7.477      6.523      5.445      5.101     -6.31     6.140      6.191      6.086      6.180       0.64    0.01

     TURKMEN    10.677      7.310      6.429      1.605    -75.03     7.840      5.059      2.856      2.487     -68.28    0.01

     SLOVAK      2.083      2.375      2.146      1.441    -32.88     2.612      1.765      1.748      1.669     -36.11    0.00

     N ZEAL      1.175      1.751      1.360      1.243     -8.59     1.636      1.612      1.607      1.634      -0.12    0.00


     _WTO    46335.902  45748.830  38773.106  40340.370      4.04 45713.624  46705.199  46881.291  47316.094       3.51   99.85

     _ASEAN   9082.567   9146.434   7760.014   8232.173      6.08  9082.345   9446.671   9503.196   9618.593       5.90   20.30

     _W HEMI  7723.830   7477.330   6283.352   6482.964      3.18  7490.805   7601.586   7617.788   7676.942       2.48   16.20

     _CAFTA   4426.772   4219.226   3553.729   3646.582      2.61  4263.465   4270.594   4279.269   4312.079       1.14    9.10

     _NAFTA   2158.092   2161.913   1807.205   1870.437      3.50  2138.543   2206.906   2215.896   2225.146       4.05    4.70

     _OECD    1702.439   1850.110   1521.079   1720.051     13.08  1810.295   2038.316   2032.070   2049.083      13.19    4.32

     _EU28     940.022   1038.372    846.457    989.380     16.88  1010.819   1159.695   1162.066   1181.296      16.87    2.49

     _EU27     938.135   1036.719    845.164    988.261     16.93  1009.218   1158.208   1160.571   1179.816      16.90    2.49

     _SUB-SAH  526.524    503.672    423.326    493.287     16.53   492.117    568.190    572.415    573.634      16.56    1.21

     _CBI      554.687    488.354    414.140    408.267     -1.42   491.788    471.957    475.397    482.480      -1.89    1.02