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                                          |                                     |                                 April 3, 2018
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |     By Part-Category,  2/2018 Data  |
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                                         Category 300-W :  --85% OR > COTTON CARDED YARN
                                                Data in Million U.S. Dollars. 

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  2/2018
   Country      2016       2017       2/2017     2/2018  % Change    2/2017    12/2017     1/2018     2/2018   % Change % Share

     WORLD      24.641     23.242      4.959      4.891     -1.36    26.091     23.242     23.596     23.175     -11.18  100.00

     PAKISTN     9.174      8.633      1.900      2.237     17.71     9.832      8.633      8.743      8.970      -8.77   38.70

     INDIA       6.256      5.670      1.406      1.243    -11.61     6.801      5.670      5.629      5.507     -19.03   23.76

     MEXICO      4.768      4.225      0.809      0.727    -10.11     4.666      4.225      4.490      4.144     -11.20   17.88

     TURKEY      0.547      0.719      0.148      0.153      3.01     0.635      0.719      0.790      0.724      13.89    3.12

     EGYPT       0.159      0.658      0.048      0.084     76.02     0.097      0.658      0.742      0.694     613.52    3.00

     INDNSIA     1.023      0.825      0.154      0.000   -100.00     1.139      0.825      0.742      0.672     -41.05    2.90

     CHINA P     1.160      0.473      0.154      0.111    -27.87     1.219      0.473      0.455      0.430     -64.69    1.86

     GERMANY     0.291      0.265      0.007      0.051    621.95     0.240      0.265      0.274      0.309      29.00    1.33

     ITALY       0.204      0.262      0.054      0.053     -1.35     0.255      0.262      0.256      0.261       2.34    1.13

     BRAZIL      0.278      0.287      0.050      0.020    -59.28     0.313      0.287      0.272      0.257     -17.98    1.11

     ISRAEL      0.000      0.255      0.034      0.020    -40.99     0.034      0.255      0.271      0.241     603.43    1.04

     SPAIN       0.293      0.221      0.030      0.025    -16.58     0.286      0.221      0.191      0.216     -24.45    0.93

     CANADA      0.167      0.201      0.018      0.025     40.19     0.175      0.201      0.201      0.208      19.12    0.90

     VIETNAM     0.050      0.264      0.131      0.044    -66.20     0.180      0.264      0.178      0.178      -1.47    0.77


     _WTO       24.641     23.242      4.959      4.891     -1.36    26.091     23.242     23.596     23.175     -11.18  100.00

     _W HEMI     5.258      4.777      0.882      0.850     -3.71     5.195      4.777      5.103      4.745      -8.66   20.47

     _NAFTA      4.935      4.426      0.827      0.753     -9.01     4.841      4.426      4.692      4.352     -10.11   18.78

     _OECD       1.678      1.709      0.257      0.322     25.34     1.711      1.709      1.761      1.774       3.72    7.66

     _ASEAN      1.090      1.176      0.284      0.044    -84.47     1.337      1.176      1.006      0.936     -30.01    4.04

     _EU27       0.847      0.789      0.091      0.144     58.68     0.839      0.789      0.770      0.842       0.38    3.63

     _EU28       0.847      0.789      0.091      0.144     58.68     0.839      0.789      0.770      0.842       0.38    3.63