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                                          |                                     |                                 March 1, 2019
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |   By Merged-Category, 12/2018 Data  |
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                                         Category 300/301 :  COTTON YARNS
                                                      Data in KG.,  8.50 M2 per KG.

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date                        Year-Endings                      YE 12/2018
   Country      2016       2017      12/2017    12/2018  % Change    12/2017    10/2018    11/2018    12/2018  % Change % Share

    WORLD     31371840  28036885    28036885   30269708      7.96   28036885   30382820   30271953   30269708      7.96  100.00

    KOR REP    8143618   7690690     7690690    8428347      9.59    7690690    8543984    8591714    8428347      9.59   27.84

    INDIA      6213208   5267885     5267885    7179088     36.28    5267885    6770391    6942299    7179088     36.28   23.72

    PAKISTN    5442958   3742082     3742082    5002598     33.68    3742082    4826798    4756228    5002598     33.68   16.53

    MEXICO     3295654   4583460     4583460    4855368      5.93    4583460    4796772    4809578    4855368      5.93   16.04

    SPAIN       936041    857364      857364    1032543     20.43     857364     958480     977651    1032543     20.43    3.41

    VIETNAM    1072928   2392646     2392646     851186    -64.42    2392646    1190127    1050721     851186    -64.42    2.81

    INDNSIA    3169147   1223272     1223272     848919    -30.60    1223272    1034895     962677     848919    -30.60    2.80

    CHINA P    1563847    646580      646580     471611    -27.06     646580     495680     473234     471611    -27.06    1.56

    SALVADR          0        82          82     421730  514204.9         82     385253     404589     421730  514204.9    1.39

    TURKEY      271528    359646      359646     309492    -13.95     359646     440033     395524     309492    -13.95    1.02

    EGYPT       436556    314715      314715     183312    -41.75     314715     237528     219607     183312    -41.75    0.61


    _WTO      31371840  28036885    28036885   30269504      7.96   28036885   30382616   30271749   30269504      7.96  100.00

    _OECD      9685624   9273950     9273950   10161110      9.57    9273950   10325716   10353856   10161110      9.57   33.57

    _W HEMI    3476310   4909264     4909264    5509537     12.23    4909264    5399042    5431961    5509537     12.23   18.20

    _NAFTA     3396880   4731782     4731782    4970768      5.05    4731782    4914234    4925381    4970768      5.05   16.42

    _ASEAN     4474649   3771175     3771175    1771896    -53.01    3771175    2319133    2113008    1771896    -53.01    5.85

    _EU27      1127799   1050706     1050706    1290586     22.83    1050706    1213427    1233485    1290586     22.83    4.26

    _EU28      1127799   1050706     1050706    1290586     22.83    1050706    1213427    1233485    1290586     22.83    4.26

    _CAFTA        1773      2189        2189     439370  19971.72       2189     386020     405356     439370  19971.72    1.45