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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 369-S :  --SHOP TOWELS ONLY
                                           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    12402749   12184566    9201120    8934085     -2.90  12453684   12137461   11884467   11917531      -4.31  100.00

     PAKISTN  10595630   10095975    7579211    7471798     -1.42  10270416   10024904    9902856    9988562      -2.74   83.81

     CHINA P    344202     452308     316182     515260     62.96    459235     698283     673368     651386      41.84    5.47

     INDIA      463252     731549     555286     240653    -56.66    750584     523307     459526     416916     -44.45    3.50

     BNGLDSH    426323     384600     314283     264945    -15.70    417372     346895     322595     335262     -19.67    2.81

     EGYPT      258826     291300     242700     282825     16.53    273750     314925     314550     331425      21.07    2.78

     INDNSIA    311705     228331     193250     134567    -30.37    280773     204836     187253     169648     -39.58    1.42

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


     _WTO     12402749   12184566    9201120    8934085     -2.90  12453684   12137461   11884467   11917531      -4.31  100.00

     _ASEAN     311730     228331     193250     134567    -30.37    280773     204836     187253     169648     -39.58    1.42

     _EU27          42          2          0      14107       *           0      14096      14109      14109        *      0.12

     _EU28          42          7          5      14107  282040.0         5      14096      14109      14109   282080.0    0.12