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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 369-S :  --SHOP TOWELS ONLY
                                           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    12402749   12184566   10144752    9775007     -3.64  12113495   11884467   11917531   11814821      -2.47  100.00

     PAKISTN  10595630   10095975    8379022    8220771     -1.89  10035088    9902856    9988562    9937724      -0.97   84.11

     CHINA P    344202     452308     320718     517830     61.46    404336     673368     651386     649420      60.61    5.50

     EGYPT      258826     291300     257550     316575     22.92    271725     314550     331425     350325      28.93    2.97

     INDIA      463252     731549     653390     268777    -58.86    772271     459526     416916     346936     -55.08    2.94

     BNGLDSH    426323     384600     323104     274817    -14.94    383884     322595     335262     336313     -12.39    2.85

     INDNSIA    311705     228331     210755     152200    -27.78    245778     187253     169648     169776     -30.92    1.44

     BULGAR          0          0          0      13925       *           0      13925      13925      13925        *      0.12


     _WTO     12402749   12184566   10144752    9775007     -3.64  12113495   11884467   11917531   11814821      -2.47  100.00

     _ASEAN     311730     228331     210755     152200    -27.78    245778     187253     169648     169776     -30.92    1.44

     _EU27          42          2          2      14107  705250.0         2      14109      14109      14107   705250.0    0.12

     _EU28          42          7          7      14107  201428.6         7      14109      14109      14107   201428.6    0.12