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                                          |                                     |                                   May 1, 2018
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  3/2018 Data     |
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                                           Category  30:  COTTON PRODUCTS
                                                    Data in Million $$$

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  3/2018
   Country      2016       2017       3/2017     3/2018  % Change    3/2017     1/2018     2/2018     3/2018   % Change % Share


     WORLD   46373.750  45791.069  11244.198  11465.687      1.97 46026.767  45902.584  46136.537  46012.557      -0.03  100.00

     CHINA P 13650.507  13204.246   3001.464   3146.003      4.82 13445.612  13180.821  13301.956  13348.785      -0.72   29.01

     INDIA    4864.357   5007.776   1359.797   1330.424     -2.16  4885.490   5024.730   5033.211   4978.403       1.90   10.82

     VIETNAM  4650.549   4941.537   1203.812   1211.158      0.61  4703.752   4948.253   4986.642   4948.884       5.21   10.76

     BNGLDSH  4210.305   4013.578   1082.070   1079.499     -0.24  4125.637   4031.716   4035.452   4011.007      -2.78    8.72

     PAKISTN  2469.446   2489.287    621.808    621.847      0.01  2489.532   2502.057   2505.035   2489.326      -0.01    5.41

     MEXICO   2034.866   2018.139    466.045    463.956     -0.45  2013.498   2021.963   2019.305   2016.050       0.13    4.38

     INDNSIA  2142.178   2038.650    548.690    506.775     -7.64  2119.260   2026.549   2032.426   1996.735      -5.78    4.34

     HONDURA  1363.657   1293.971    293.534    294.941      0.48  1371.741   1307.034   1306.492   1295.378      -5.57    2.82

     CAMBOD   1214.860   1215.240    292.688    341.254     16.59  1201.625   1240.642   1256.850   1263.806       5.17    2.75

     NICARAG   966.320   1006.145    247.218    260.930      5.55   981.768   1009.917   1013.793   1019.857       3.88    2.22

     SRI LKA   966.846    936.804    250.258    227.657     -9.03   950.782    932.104    929.226    914.203      -3.85    1.99

     SALVADR   995.368    903.008    222.212    200.863     -9.61   993.552    904.045    894.246    881.659     -11.26    1.92

     GUATMAL   671.830    620.278    151.728    156.276      3.00   645.458    620.430    622.248    624.826      -3.20    1.36

     TURKEY    479.721    532.768    112.016    131.750     17.62   484.109    537.764    540.609    552.502      14.13    1.20

     ITALY     440.946    477.914    125.119    151.881     21.39   441.357    486.134    495.754    504.675      14.35    1.10

     PERU      456.603    471.798    123.361    128.026      3.78   449.740    470.326    473.880    476.464       5.94    1.04

     HAITI     553.778    488.622    122.454    105.630    -13.74   544.089    486.209    480.096    471.798     -13.29    1.03

     DOM REP   428.656    399.248     84.296     87.432      3.72   418.528    404.467    409.276    402.383      -3.86    0.87

     EGYPT     323.751    349.304     88.177     99.417     12.75   323.626    352.486    354.497    360.545      11.41    0.78

     THAILND   361.501    314.693     81.158     82.318      1.43   346.806    319.434    318.267    315.854      -8.93    0.69

     JORDAN    294.080    305.500     89.122     96.618      8.41   311.312    312.602    315.299    312.996       0.54    0.68

     MALAYSA   325.467    305.944     67.153     60.520     -9.88   315.300    305.265    297.930    299.311      -5.07    0.65

     PHIL R    358.457    288.711     81.334     72.238    -11.18   339.943    284.487    280.852    279.614     -17.75    0.61

     PORTUGL   200.998    245.092     53.934     66.278     22.89   207.972    251.314    253.542    257.436      23.78    0.56

     KOR REP   227.672    206.551     47.201     49.253      4.35   221.458    206.586    208.329    208.603      -5.80    0.45

     CANADA    123.227    145.052     28.703     48.139     67.72   121.237    151.956    158.383    164.489      35.67    0.36

     KENYA     166.479    153.293     36.381     42.907     17.94   154.250    156.333    156.632    159.820       3.61    0.35

     MAURIT    184.567    134.278     29.067     31.133      7.11   166.733    135.043    138.206    136.345     -18.23    0.30

     JAPAN     122.113    125.059     30.266     33.532     10.79   121.365    127.286    129.417    128.325       5.73    0.28

     COLOMB    112.269    116.752     29.124     33.955     16.59   114.346    119.536    123.049    121.584       6.33    0.26

     LESOTHO   100.818     97.447     18.073     16.923     -6.37   100.336     96.229     97.107     96.297      -4.03    0.21

     MADAGAS    48.310     74.406     21.467     24.449     13.89    60.793     76.951     76.657     77.387      27.30    0.17

     BAHRAIN   128.792     77.828     22.517     20.033    -11.03   103.582     75.689     77.190     75.345     -27.26    0.16

     FRANCE     65.087     70.204     19.200     21.909     14.11    63.821     70.544     71.566     72.914      14.25    0.16

     HG KONG    84.232     71.444     19.036     18.069     -5.08    79.983     70.147     70.724     70.477     -11.89    0.15

     CHINA T    73.868     65.310     15.609     13.552    -13.18    70.915     63.913     64.746     63.252     -10.80    0.14

     ROMANIA    50.027     49.914     15.246     16.451      7.90    50.546     49.549     51.087     51.119       1.13    0.11

     OMAN        7.054     43.034     20.675     25.246     22.11    27.694     42.344     47.124     47.606      71.90    0.10

     U KING     46.702     41.531     10.166     12.461     22.58    45.810     42.334     42.950     43.826      -4.33    0.10

     GERMANY    33.847     39.356      8.971     12.903     43.83    34.372     40.576     41.883     43.288      25.94    0.09

     MOROC      55.211     45.413     12.464     10.036    -19.48    53.278     44.464     44.046     42.985     -19.32    0.09

     ISRAEL     34.597     40.157     10.116      7.904    -21.86    36.247     38.092     38.795     37.945       4.69    0.08

     BURMA      16.778     28.757      5.925     13.289    124.31    18.343     31.019     34.281     36.122      96.93    0.08

     TUNISIA    33.366     32.425      9.338     10.524     12.70    33.169     33.227     32.935     33.611       1.33    0.07

     ETHIOP     14.315     25.896      6.340     11.422     80.16    16.997     26.718     29.188     30.978      82.25    0.07

     SPAIN      22.874     25.074      6.886      8.677     26.01    23.318     25.963     26.931     26.865      15.21    0.06

     POLAND     18.743     22.635      5.592      5.788      3.50    17.807     23.434     23.176     22.831      28.22    0.05

     TNZANIA     9.040     14.597      2.716      3.509     29.21    10.345     15.128     14.967     15.391      48.77    0.03

     BRAZIL     12.330     15.068      4.040      3.232    -20.01    13.367     14.683     14.725     14.259       6.68    0.03

     SWITZLD     8.949     12.771      2.728      3.814     39.83     9.274     13.419     13.698     13.858      49.42    0.03

     ESTONIA     3.182      8.228      1.066      1.815     70.25     3.609      8.491      8.628      8.977     148.72    0.02

     TURKMEN    10.677      7.310      1.281      0.945    -26.25    10.413      7.045      6.904      6.974     -33.03    0.02

     ARAB EM     7.876      5.232      0.916      2.578    181.35     6.341      5.712      6.097      6.894       8.72    0.01

     SLOVENI     3.680      6.321      1.339      1.891     41.24     4.097      6.447      6.460      6.873      67.77    0.01

     NEPAL       7.497      6.525      1.632      1.413    -13.44     6.683      6.358      6.271      6.306      -5.64    0.01

     MACAU       6.529      5.504      1.050      0.579    -44.87     6.230      5.497      5.161      5.033     -19.20    0.01

     N ZEAL      1.175      1.751      0.371      0.360     -3.01     1.311      1.598      1.738      1.740      32.75    0.00


     _WTO    46340.798  45749.769  11234.713  11450.173      1.92 45991.968  45860.238  46091.711  45965.228      -0.06   99.90

     _ASEAN   9082.718   9147.115   2283.505   2290.321      0.30  9057.901   9169.869   9221.322   9153.932       1.06   19.89

     _W HEMI  7723.901   7482.998   1773.546   1784.381      0.61  7671.821   7515.707   7520.566   7493.833      -2.32   16.29

     _CAFTA   4426.772   4223.182    999.087   1000.520      0.14  4411.765   4246.437   4246.538   4224.616      -4.24    9.18

     _NAFTA   2158.093   2163.191    494.748    512.096      3.51  2134.735   2173.919   2177.688   2180.539       2.15    4.74

     _OECD    1703.939   1852.925    429.607    522.243     21.56  1704.132   1884.520   1911.156   1945.561      14.17    4.23

     _EU28     941.463   1040.831    263.036    315.983     20.13   948.335   1059.917   1077.188   1093.779      15.34    2.38

     _EU27     939.577   1039.185    262.455    315.437     20.19   946.744   1058.407   1075.596   1092.167      15.36    2.37

     _SUB-SAH  526.524    503.641    115.518    130.902     13.32   513.265    509.383    515.772    519.026       1.12    1.13

     _CBI      554.687    488.693    122.463    105.698    -13.69   544.696    486.305    480.211    471.928     -13.36    1.03