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                                          |                                     |                              December 1, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |     By Part-Category, 10/2017 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 10/2017
   Country      2015       2016      10/2016    10/2017  % Change   10/2016     8/2017     9/2017    10/2017   % Change % Share

     WORLD     9626442    8354888    6918038    5740129    -17.03   7935967    7628934    7420994    7176979      -9.56  100.00

     PAKISTN   3181602    3486389    2784057    2158741    -22.46   3217732    3072398    2896565    2861073     -11.08   39.86

     INDIA     3246394    2402933    2167270    1760101    -18.79   2553264    2238101    2222286    1995764     -21.83   27.81

     MEXICO    2346184    1202007    1034725    1004765     -2.90   1155092    1162574    1175201    1172047       1.47   16.33

     TURKEY      90674     227574     106798     150253     40.69    106910     256771     256771     271029     153.51    3.78

     CHINA P    158279     392271     260830      92179    -64.66    276128     278409     259744     223620     -19.02    3.12

     INDNSIA    112018     360101     322757     127649    -60.45    335902     174439     164993     164993     -50.88    2.30

     VIETNAM         0      17496      17496      92534    428.89     17496      74390      74390      92534     428.89    1.29

     SPAIN      132466     100508      89390      73820    -17.42    113474      96867      96857      84938     -25.15    1.18

     EGYPT      136201      25279      17717      72093    306.91     17717      64543      64543      79655     349.60    1.11

     GERMANY     60984      35966      17894      33974     89.86     23567      47938      44348      52046     120.84    0.73

     CANADA      18389      15527      14741      41302    180.18     17849      39954      42353      42088     135.80    0.59

     ISRAEL        151          0          0      34987       *           0      29143      29143      34987        *      0.49

     THAILND     21274       6212       4988      22176    344.59      4988      23400      23400      23400     369.13    0.33

     ITALY       39248      19056      18105      21882     20.86     25288      24610      24193      22833      -9.71    0.32

     ECUADOR         0          0          0      18913       *           0       6958       6958      18913        *      0.26

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

     BRAZIL      16638      19711      17924      11343    -36.72     19678      14667      15354      13130     -33.28    0.18

     KOR REP     60672      36963      36963          0   -100.00     44091          0          0          0    -100.00    0.00


     _WTO      9626442    8354888    6918038    5740129    -17.03   7935967    7628934    7420994    7176979      -9.56  100.00

     _W HEMI   2382071    1239052    1069197    1076918      0.72   1194426    1224754    1240461    1246773       4.38   17.37

     _NAFTA    2364573    1217534    1049466    1046067     -0.32   1172941    1202528    1217554    1214135       3.51   16.92

     _OECD      406086     437405     285387     322649     13.06    333083     467701     466207     474667      42.51    6.61

     _ASEAN     133292     383809     345241     242584    -29.73    358386     272454     263008     281152     -21.55    3.92

     _EU27      236351     157133     126677     131094      3.49    164025     170976     167083     161550      -1.51    2.25

     _EU28      236351     157133     126677     131094      3.49    164025     170976     167083     161550      -1.51    2.25

     _ANDEAN         0          0          0      18913       *           0       6958       6958      18913        *      0.26