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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 Million U.S. Dollars. 

                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      28.839     24.641     20.338     18.780     -7.66    23.511     23.897     23.596     23.083      -1.82  100.00

     PAKISTN     9.747      9.174      7.166      6.740     -5.94     8.607      8.986      8.669      8.748       1.64   37.90

     INDIA       7.479      6.256      5.630      5.155     -8.43     6.496      6.439      6.484      5.781     -11.01   25.05

     MEXICO      7.615      4.768      4.168      3.582    -14.07     4.647      4.084      4.168      4.181     -10.02   18.12

     CHINA P     0.745      1.160      0.815      0.347    -57.46     0.913      0.837      0.785      0.692     -24.26    3.00

     TURKEY      0.248      0.547      0.274      0.354     29.28     0.275      0.597      0.597      0.627     128.20    2.72

     INDNSIA     0.160      1.023      0.865      0.441    -48.98     0.882      0.634      0.599      0.599     -32.08    2.60

     EGYPT       0.739      0.159      0.110      0.438    299.60     0.110      0.405      0.405      0.488     344.75    2.11

     GERMANY     0.447      0.291      0.166      0.223     34.02     0.205      0.337      0.295      0.348      70.03    1.51

     VIETNAM     0.000      0.050      0.050      0.264    432.87     0.050      0.220      0.220      0.264     432.87    1.14

     ITALY       0.426      0.204      0.176      0.220     25.25     0.247      0.254      0.256      0.248       0.60    1.08

     SPAIN       0.386      0.293      0.261      0.191    -26.70     0.329      0.263      0.258      0.223     -32.23    0.97

     BRAZIL      0.281      0.278      0.247      0.191    -22.61     0.276      0.246      0.260      0.222     -19.71    0.96

     ISRAEL      0.001      0.000      0.000      0.214       *       0.000      0.181      0.181      0.214        *      0.93

     CANADA      0.141      0.167      0.158      0.163      3.43     0.184      0.179      0.183      0.172      -6.47    0.75


     _WTO       28.839     24.641     20.338     18.780     -7.66    23.511     23.897     23.596     23.083      -1.82  100.00

     _W HEMI     8.059      5.258      4.618      3.999    -13.41     5.153      4.538      4.640      4.639      -9.97   20.10

     _NAFTA      7.755      4.935      4.326      3.745    -13.44     4.831      4.263      4.351      4.354      -9.88   18.86

     _OECD       1.958      1.678      1.204      1.184     -1.68     1.446      1.665      1.625      1.658      14.62    7.18

     _ASEAN      0.231      1.090      0.927      0.776    -16.37     0.944      0.929      0.894      0.938      -0.66    4.06

     _EU27       1.378      0.847      0.655      0.666      1.68     0.848      0.889      0.845      0.858       1.14    3.72

     _EU28       1.378      0.847      0.655      0.666      1.68     0.848      0.889      0.845      0.858       1.14    3.72