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                                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |     By Part-Category,  9/2017 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  9/2017
   Country      2015       2016       9/2016     9/2017  % Change    9/2016     7/2017     8/2017     9/2017   % Change % Share

     WORLD     9626442    8354888    6286375    5352366    -14.86   8099345    7755378    7628868    7420879      -8.38  100.00

     PAKISTN   3181602    3486389    2575931    1986107    -22.90   3392397    3174628    3072398    2896565     -14.62   39.03

     INDIA     3246394    2402933    1878624    1697977     -9.62   2458364    2337713    2238101    2222286      -9.60   29.95

     MEXICO    2346184    1202007     978595     951789     -2.74   1206432    1117201    1162574    1175201      -2.59   15.84

     CHINA P    158279     392271     216463      83936    -61.22    257168     291942     278409     259744       1.00    3.50

     TURKEY      90674     227574     106743     135940     27.35    116188     253578     256771     256771     121.00    3.46

     INDNSIA    112018     360101     322757     127649    -60.45    352859     140600     174439     164993     -53.24    2.22

     SPAIN      132466     100508      62646      58995     -5.83    100248      99963      96867      96857      -3.38    1.31

     VIETNAM         0      17496      17496      74390    325.18     17496      74390      74390      74390     325.18    1.00

     EGYPT      136201      25279      17717      56981    221.62     26705      56012      64543      64543     141.69    0.87

     GERMANY     60984      35966      17404      25786     48.16     27507      48508      47938      44348      61.22    0.60

     CANADA      18389      15527      13197      40023    203.27     20142      37583      39954      42353     110.27    0.57

     ISRAEL        151          0          0      29143       *           0      29143      29143      29143        *      0.39

     ITALY       39248      19056      14924      20061     34.42     28689      25254      24610      24193     -15.67    0.33

     THAILND     21274       6212       4988      22176    344.59      4988      23400      23400      23400     369.13    0.32

     ARAB EM         0          0          0      18486       *           0      18486      18486      18486        *      0.25

     BRAZIL      16638      19711      15700      11343    -27.75     19759      15474      14667      15354     -22.29    0.21

     KOR REP     60672      36963      36963          0   -100.00     63524          0          0          0    -100.00    0.00


     _WTO      9626442    8354888    6286375    5352366    -14.86   8099345    7755378    7628868    7420879      -8.38  100.00

     _W HEMI   2382071    1239052    1009299    1010708      0.14   1248144    1177580    1224754    1240461      -0.62   16.72

     _NAFTA    2364573    1217534     991792     991812      0.00   1226574    1154784    1202528    1217554      -0.74   16.41

     _OECD      406086     437405     253275     281962     11.33    358344     466466     467635     466092      30.07    6.28

     _ASEAN     133292     383809     345241     224440    -34.99    375343     238615     272454     263008     -29.93    3.54

     _EU27      236351     157133      96164     105999     10.23    158282     175305     170910     166968       5.49    2.25

     _EU28      236351     157133      96164     105999     10.23    158282     175305     170910     166968       5.49    2.25