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                                          |                                     |                               October 2, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category 347:  M/B COT. TROUSERS/BREECHES/SHORTS
                                         Data in Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  8/2017
   Country      2015       2016       8/2016     8/2017  % Change    8/2016     6/2017     7/2017     8/2017   % Change % Share


     WORLD    6173.495   5813.937   4036.943   3910.725     -3.13  5979.870   5677.497   5667.187   5687.720      -4.89  100.00

     BNGLDSH  1392.496   1379.062   1013.626    954.770     -5.81  1401.410   1314.619   1310.040   1320.206      -5.79   23.21

     CHINA P  1197.470   1079.909    746.304    695.314     -6.83  1119.189   1038.261   1032.724   1028.918      -8.07   18.09

     MEXICO   1175.196   1049.160    695.228    626.494     -9.89  1105.492    999.367    990.186    980.426     -11.31   17.24

     VIETNAM   367.047    423.124    299.058    344.387     15.16   410.100    445.985    459.406    468.453      14.23    8.24

     PAKISTN   232.495    207.787    131.603    150.559     14.40   205.042    220.426    223.357    226.743      10.58    3.99

     NICARAG   215.456    209.753    138.205    128.915     -6.72   216.935    201.114    199.623    200.463      -7.59    3.52

     INDNSIA   201.989    187.677    134.595    131.211     -2.51   196.462    180.959    181.933    184.293      -6.19    3.24

     CAMBOD    178.809    160.495    109.010     97.805    -10.28   170.712    149.816    148.809    149.290     -12.55    2.62

     INDIA     141.614    132.982     97.356    104.442      7.28   135.193    137.066    135.850    140.068       3.61    2.46

     EGYPT     181.696    144.566    105.900     98.667     -6.83   162.988    136.139    135.577    137.333     -15.74    2.41

     SRI LKA   154.700    127.815     96.173     93.244     -3.05   135.226    123.778    122.409    124.886      -7.65    2.20

     HONDURA    90.738     92.880     60.154     54.579     -9.27    93.270     89.698     86.615     87.305      -6.40    1.53

     KENYA      62.403     72.431     47.436     43.644     -8.00    66.115     67.585     67.725     68.639       3.82    1.21

     LESOTHO    75.046     66.783     45.402     44.963     -0.97    72.468     65.842     66.233     66.344      -8.45    1.17

     MALAYSA    63.652     58.318     36.540     41.631     13.93    59.803     62.164     63.750     63.409       6.03    1.11

     HAITI      62.743     59.829     38.561     37.751     -2.10    61.949     59.815     59.532     59.019      -4.73    1.04

     TURKEY     37.486     48.972     33.296     34.924      4.89    46.266     51.486     50.373     50.600       9.37    0.89

     COLOMB     48.924     32.141     20.413     26.123     27.97    36.872     37.114     37.316     37.851       2.66    0.67

     ITALY      39.682     39.597     26.696     24.863     -6.87    38.866     38.994     38.335     37.764      -2.83    0.66

     MAURIT     31.022     25.112     12.164     11.976     -1.55    28.257     25.402     25.694     24.924     -11.80    0.44

     MADAGAS     8.867     19.665     12.420     15.693     26.35    16.443     22.940     22.591     22.937      39.49    0.40

     JORDAN      1.663      3.931      1.952     20.848    967.83     2.498     22.265     22.615     22.826     813.65    0.40

     SALVADR    33.839     22.541     15.998     12.619    -21.12    24.636     18.834     19.161     19.162     -22.22    0.34

     GUATMAL    25.047     17.294     10.980     10.206     -7.04    19.325     16.618     17.319     16.520     -14.51    0.29

     DOM REP    25.002     17.519     12.278      9.917    -19.23    19.804     15.796     15.318     15.157     -23.46    0.27

     PHIL R     14.726     13.573      8.840      8.423     -4.72    14.054     13.570     13.071     13.155      -6.40    0.23

     TNZANIA     2.435      8.677      5.346      8.811     64.82     6.243     11.165     11.586     12.142      94.49    0.21

     MOROC      13.720     18.942     14.864      7.724    -48.03    20.033     14.864     13.640     11.802     -41.09    0.21

     PERU       14.484     14.312     10.737      7.676    -28.50    15.590     10.975     11.402     11.252     -27.82    0.20

     HG KONG     7.412      6.831      4.901      6.865     40.08     6.215      8.597      9.109      8.795      41.53    0.15

     THAILND     5.428      4.333      2.898      3.506     20.97     4.531      4.424      4.730      4.941       9.04    0.09

     ETHIOP      2.176      1.986      1.699      3.573    110.33     1.900      3.743      3.859      3.860     103.12    0.07


     _WTO     6171.183   5811.681   4035.023   3906.851     -3.18  5977.732   5673.447   5663.084   5683.509      -4.92   99.93

     _W HEMI  1697.061   1520.023   1005.364    917.749     -8.71  1598.483   1454.013   1441.137   1432.408     -10.39   25.18

     _NAFTA   1180.629   1053.148    697.912    628.769     -9.91  1109.948   1002.927    993.735    984.005     -11.35   17.30

     _ASEAN    834.184    850.497    592.833    629.481      6.18   858.075    860.271    875.199    887.144       3.39   15.60

     _CAFTA    390.081    359.986    237.616    216.237     -9.00   373.970    342.060    338.037    338.608      -9.46    5.95

     _SUB-SAH  184.280    195.131    124.648    129.007      3.50   192.260    197.400    198.409    199.490       3.76    3.51

     _OECD      97.257    104.816     71.458     73.794      3.27   102.386    108.051    106.556    107.152       4.66    1.88

     _EU28      65.966     64.780     44.391     44.756      0.82    63.454     65.950     65.112     65.144       2.66    1.15

     _EU27      65.834     64.730     44.348     44.693      0.78    63.410     65.903     65.051     65.075       2.63    1.14

     _CBI       62.743     59.892     38.562     37.758     -2.09    61.950     59.879     59.600     59.088      -4.62    1.04