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                                          |                                     |                                   May 1, 2018
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |   By Merged-Category,  3/2018 Data  |
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                                         Category 300/301 :  COTTON YARNS
                                                      Data in KG.,  8.50 M2 per KG.

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date                        Year-Endings                      YE  3/2018
   Country      2016       2017       3/2017     3/2018  % Change     3/2017     1/2018     2/2018     3/2018  % Change % Share

    WORLD     31371840  28036885     7070376    7834651     10.81   30799999   28468386   28926096   28801160     -6.49  100.00

    KOR REP    8143618   7690690     1728977    2497489     44.45    7801451    7981338    8319141    8459202      8.43   29.37

    INDIA      6213208   5267885     1497366    1510094      0.85    6393784    5263198    5186781    5280613    -17.41   18.33

    MEXICO     3295654   4583460     1321473    1092776    -17.31    3769060    4660014    4510309    4354763     15.54   15.12

    PAKISTN    5442958   3742082     1378614    1227258    -10.98    5585691    3766800    3931772    3590726    -35.72   12.47

    VIETNAM    1072928   2392646      133443     337472    152.90     945050    2319894    2515936    2596675    174.77    9.02

    INDNSIA    3169147   1223272      237331     337766     42.32    2378450    1259538    1327289    1323707    -44.35    4.60

    SPAIN       936041    857364      181359     280723     54.79     867829     908453     943317     956728     10.24    3.32

    CHINA P    1563847    646580      250969      84615    -66.28    1602216     597158     564539     480226    -70.03    1.67

    TURKEY      271528    359646       74056     123559     66.85     279825     388519     357135     409149     46.22    1.42

    EGYPT       436556    314715       62397      69316     11.09     398617     330306     294879     321634    -19.31    1.12


    _WTO      31371840  28036885     7070376    7834651     10.81   30799999   28468386   28926096   28801160     -6.49  100.00

    _OECD      9685624   9273950     2063538    2994139     45.10    9269961    9655108   10000722   10204551     10.08   35.43

    _W HEMI    3476310   4909264     1408787    1231400    -12.59    3992768    5008849    4833013    4731877     18.51   16.43

    _NAFTA     3396880   4731782     1350927    1115051    -17.46    3867372    4807343    4648899    4495906     16.25   15.61

    _ASEAN     4474649   3771175      411599     694932     68.84    3494554    3710562    3974504    4054508     16.02   14.08

    _EU27      1127799   1050706      222912     342426     53.61    1054094    1105212    1161085    1170220     11.02    4.06

    _EU28      1127799   1050706      222912     342426     53.61    1054094    1105212    1161085    1170220     11.02    4.06