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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 Million U.S. Dollars. 

                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      24.641     23.242      2.493      2.848     14.26    25.454     23.456     23.242     23.598      -7.29  100.00

     PAKISTN     9.174      8.633      0.985      1.095     11.14     9.699      8.826      8.633      8.743      -9.86   37.05

     INDIA       6.256      5.670      0.751      0.709     -5.56     6.605      5.718      5.670      5.629     -14.78   23.85

     MEXICO      4.768      4.225      0.268      0.532     98.94     4.512      4.399      4.225      4.490      -0.49   19.03

     TURKEY      0.547      0.719      0.073      0.146     99.11     0.560      0.572      0.719      0.792      41.26    3.35

     INDNSIA     1.023      0.825      0.083      0.000   -100.00     1.069      0.679      0.825      0.742     -30.58    3.15

     EGYPT       0.159      0.658      0.000      0.084       *       0.050      0.576      0.658      0.742    1398.90    3.14

     CHINA P     1.160      0.473      0.078      0.059    -24.06     1.188      0.581      0.473      0.455     -61.71    1.93

     GERMANY     0.291      0.265      0.007      0.016    132.38     0.276      0.376      0.265      0.274      -0.49    1.16

     BRAZIL      0.278      0.287      0.017      0.001    -91.08     0.284      0.260      0.287      0.272      -4.29    1.15

     ISRAEL      0.000      0.255      0.000      0.017       *       0.000      0.255      0.255      0.271        *      1.15

     ITALY       0.204      0.262      0.051      0.045    -11.32     0.255      0.272      0.262      0.256       0.47    1.09

     CANADA      0.167      0.201      0.011      0.011      4.01     0.175      0.183      0.201      0.201      14.86    0.85

     SPAIN       0.293      0.221      0.030      0.000   -100.00     0.323      0.223      0.221      0.191     -40.84    0.81

     VIETNAM     0.050      0.264      0.131      0.044    -66.20     0.180      0.264      0.264      0.178      -1.47    0.75


     _WTO       24.641     23.242      2.493      2.848     14.26    25.454     23.456     23.242     23.598      -7.29  100.00

     _W HEMI     5.258      4.777      0.295      0.621    110.28     5.016      4.907      4.777      5.103       1.74   21.63

     _NAFTA      4.935      4.426      0.278      0.543     95.30     4.687      4.582      4.426      4.692       0.09   19.88

     _OECD       1.678      1.709      0.172      0.226     31.27     1.764      1.663      1.709      1.763      -0.09    7.47

     _ASEAN      1.090      1.176      0.214      0.044    -79.35     1.267      1.018      1.176      1.006     -20.56    4.26

     _EU27       0.847      0.789      0.088      0.069    -21.63     0.912      0.908      0.789      0.770     -15.59    3.26

     _EU28       0.847      0.789      0.088      0.069    -21.63     0.912      0.908      0.789      0.770     -15.59    3.26