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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 369-S :  --SHOP TOWELS ONLY
                                           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    12184566   11841389   11841389   13241612     11.82  11841389   13037919   13052622   13241612      11.82  100.00

     PAKISTN  10095975   10092395   10092395   12249105     21.37  10092395   12025385   12031624   12249105      21.37   92.50

     CHINA P    452308     550714     550714     510853     -7.24    550714     453076     500615     510853      -7.24    3.86

     EGYPT      291300     398925     398925     321375    -19.44    398925     352350     337875     321375     -19.44    2.43

     INDIA      731549     282671     282671     115260    -59.22    282671     102676     112014     115260     -59.22    0.87

     BNGLDSH    384600     304841     304841      26889    -91.18    304841      51247      34603      26889     -91.18    0.20

     INDNSIA    228331     187090     187090      17078    -90.87    187090      51968      34633      17078     -90.87    0.13

     BULGAR          0      13925      13925          0   -100.00     13925          0          0          0    -100.00    0.00


     _WTO     12184566   11841389   11841389   13241584     11.82  11841389   13037919   13052622   13241584      11.82  100.00

     _ASEAN     228331     187090     187090      17078    -90.87    187090      51968      34633      17078     -90.87    0.13

     _EU27           2      14108      14108        508    -96.40     14108         42         41        508     -96.40    0.00

     _EU28           7      14108      14108        508    -96.40     14108         42         41        508     -96.40    0.00