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                                          |                                     |                                 March 1, 2019
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |     By Part-Category, 12/2018 Data  |
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                                         Category 300-W :  --85% OR > COTTON CARDED YARN
                                           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     8354888    7096390    7096390    9802743     38.14   7096390    9172009    9331309    9802743      38.14  100.00

     PAKISTN   3486389    2793101    2793101    3471390     24.28   2793101    3414886    3297556    3471390      24.28   35.41

     INDIA     2402933    1924961    1924961    3131685     62.69   1924961    2632942    2881639    3131685      62.69   31.95

     MEXICO    1202007    1164211    1164211    1716682     47.45   1164211    1499488    1615738    1716682      47.45   17.51

     SALVADR         0          0          0     421730       *           0     385253     404589     421730        *      4.30

     TURKEY     227574     318746     318746     254196    -20.25    318746     385634     340228     254196     -20.25    2.59

     INDNSIA    360101     244818     244818     229840     -6.12    244818     256617     218882     229840      -6.12    2.34

     CHINA P    392271     120448     120448     183637     52.46    120448     179685     180830     183637      52.46    1.87

     SPAIN      100508      84358      84358      84382      0.03     84358      69974      79850      84382       0.03    0.86

     GERMANY     35966      39881      39881      63011     58.00     39881      59351      54369      63011      58.00    0.64

     EGYPT       25279     112687     112687      58699    -47.91    112687      96193      73523      58699     -47.91    0.60

     CANADA      15527      45772      45772      42132     -7.95     45772      42623      42592      42132      -7.95    0.43

     VIETNAM     17496      92534      92534      34313    -62.92     92534      34313      34313      34313     -62.92    0.35

     BRAZIL      19711      16970      16970      27529     62.22     16970      26762      26557      27529      62.22    0.28

     ITALY       19056      27607      27607      20562    -25.52     27607      26253      21562      20562     -25.52    0.21

     ECUADOR         0      18913      18913      20338      7.53     18913      20338      20338      20338       7.53    0.21

     ISRAEL          0      37902      37902      15257    -59.75     37902      12362       9447      15257     -59.75    0.16

     MACAU           0          0          0      11879       *           0      10105      10105      11879        *      0.12

     ARAB EM         0      18486      18486          0   -100.00     18486          0          0          0    -100.00    0.00

     THAILND      6212      22176      22176          0   -100.00     22176          0          0          0    -100.00    0.00


     _WTO      8354888    7096390    7096390    9802743     38.14   7096390    9172009    9331309    9802743      38.14  100.00

     _W HEMI   1239052    1246533    1246533    2230858     78.97   1246533    1976983    2112261    2230858      78.97   22.76

     _NAFTA    1217534    1209983    1209983    1758814     45.36   1209983    1542111    1658330    1758814      45.36   17.94

     _OECD      437405     518143     518143     476311     -8.07    518143     592440     547179     476311      -8.07    4.86

     _CAFTA-D        0          0          0     421730       *           0     385253     404589     421730        *      4.30

     _ASEAN     383809     367108     367108     264153    -28.04    367108     298285     260550     264153     -28.04    2.69

     _EU27      157133     153625     153625     172859     12.52    153625     160554     160890     172859      12.52    1.76

     _EU28      157133     153625     153625     172859     12.52    153625     160554     160890     172859      12.52    1.76

     _ANDEAN         0      18913      18913      20338      7.53     18913      20338      20338      20338       7.53    0.21