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                                          |                                     |                                 March 6, 2018
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |     By Part-Category,  1/2018 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  1/2018
   Country      2016       2017       1/2017     1/2018  % Change    1/2017    11/2017    12/2017     1/2018   % Change % Share

     WORLD     8354888    7096390     817848     884415      8.14   8585727    7190322    7096390    7162957     -16.57  100.00

     PAKISTN   3486389    2793101     323754     339558      4.88   3628279    2883047    2793101    2808905     -22.58   39.21

     INDIA     2402933    1924961     260757     247869     -4.94   2481152    1943487    1924961    1912073     -22.94   26.69

     MEXICO    1202007    1164211      91240     125174     37.19   1150365    1222213    1164211    1198145       4.15   16.73

     TURKEY     227574     318746      31441      68985    119.41    240983     247575     318746     356290      47.85    4.97

     INDNSIA    360101     244818      20092          0   -100.00    352974     203723     244818     224726     -36.33    3.14

     EGYPT       25279     112687          0      15431       *        7562      97863     112687     128118    1594.23    1.79

     CHINA P    392271     120448      31652      14963    -52.73    412800     167047     120448     103759     -74.86    1.45

     SPAIN      100508      84358      10450          0   -100.00    110958      84938      84358      73908     -33.39    1.03

     VIETNAM     17496      92534      38102      18144    -52.38     55598      92534      92534      72576      30.54    1.01

     CANADA      15527      45772        931       1780     91.19     16200      44049      45772      46621     187.78    0.65

     GERMANY     35966      39881        617       2421    292.38     33339      56776      39881      41685      25.03    0.58

     ISRAEL          0      37902          0       2909       *           0      37902      37902      40811        *      0.57

     SALVADR         0          0          0      31697       *           0          0          0      31697        *      0.44

     ECUADOR         0      18913          0       9521       *           0      18913      18913      28434        *      0.40

     ITALY       19056      27607       6461       4907    -24.05     25517      27495      27607      26053       2.10    0.36

     THAILND      6212      22176          0          0       *        6212      23400      22176      22176     256.99    0.31

     ARAB EM         0      18486          0          0       *           0      18486      18486      18486        *      0.26

     BRAZIL      19711      16970        960         94    -90.21     18644      15387      16970      16104     -13.62    0.22

     KOR REP     36963          0          0          0       *       36963          0          0          0    -100.00    0.00


     _WTO      8354888    7096390     817848     884415      8.14   8585727    7190322    7096390    7162957     -16.57  100.00

     _W HEMI   1239052    1246533      93228     168365     80.59   1187043    1301229    1246533    1321670      11.34   18.45

     _NAFTA    1217534    1209983      92171     126954     37.74   1166565    1266262    1209983    1244766       6.70   17.38

     _OECD      437405     518143      49900      78955     58.23    465742     462570     518143     547198      17.49    7.64

     _ASEAN     383809     367108      58194      18144    -68.82    414784     319882     367108     327058     -21.15    4.57

     _EU27      157133     153625      17528       8190    -53.27    171388     170946     153625     144287     -15.81    2.01

     _EU28      157133     153625      17528       8190    -53.27    171388     170946     153625     144287     -15.81    2.01

     _CAFTA-D        0          0          0      31697       *           0          0          0      31697        *      0.44

     _ANDEAN         0      18913          0       9521       *           0      18913      18913      28434        *      0.40