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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 million dollars

                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      100.277    93.288      23.637     26.343     11.45     99.646     94.679     95.824     95.995     -3.66  100.00

    KOR REP     24.816    23.555       5.324      8.032     50.85     23.923     24.516     25.587     26.262      9.78   27.36

    INDIA       17.531    16.651       4.625      4.874      5.39     18.443     16.696     16.449     16.900     -8.37   17.60

    MEXICO      14.113    16.927       4.754      4.113    -13.48     15.258     17.226     16.705     16.286      6.74   16.97

    PAKISTN     15.246    11.687       4.202      3.839     -8.63     16.014     11.807     12.343     11.325    -29.28   11.80

    VIETNAM      2.708     6.131       0.405      0.851    110.21      2.481      5.900      6.392      6.578    165.11    6.85

    INDNSIA      7.593     3.337       0.631      0.957     51.66      5.695      3.453      3.635      3.663    -35.67    3.82

    SPAIN        3.216     2.854       0.641      0.913     42.53      3.053      2.989      3.087      3.126      2.40    3.26

    EGYPT        3.019     2.123       0.412      0.438      6.30      2.756      2.195      1.978      2.149    -22.02    2.24

    CHINA P      5.318     2.492       0.919      0.377    -58.94      5.380      2.352      2.245      1.951    -63.74    2.03

    TURKEY       0.718     0.838       0.186      0.281     51.27      0.712      0.880      0.813      0.933     31.09    0.97


    _WTO       100.277    93.288      23.637     26.343     11.45     99.646     94.679     95.824     95.995     -3.66  100.00

    _OECD       32.452    31.132       7.040     10.228     45.29     31.246     32.322     33.458     34.320      9.84   35.75

    _W HEMI     16.140    19.555       5.379      4.678    -13.03     17.426     19.759     19.064     18.855      8.20   19.64

    _NAFTA      15.267    18.213       5.025      4.284    -14.76     16.305     18.495     17.876     17.472      7.15   18.20

    _ASEAN      10.987    10.046       1.204      1.888     56.84      8.745      9.822     10.502     10.731     22.70   11.18

    _EU27        5.569     5.235       1.200      1.681     40.05      5.395      5.385      5.668      5.715      5.93    5.95

    _EU28        5.569     5.235       1.200      1.681     40.05      5.395      5.385      5.668      5.715      5.93    5.95