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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 Million U.S. Dollars. 

                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      28.839     24.641     18.448     17.401     -5.67    24.029     24.104     23.895     23.594      -1.81  100.00

     PAKISTN     9.747      9.174      6.611      6.106     -7.64     9.207      9.181      8.986      8.669      -5.85   36.74

     INDIA       7.479      6.256      4.814      5.043      4.74     6.072      6.698      6.439      6.484       6.79   27.48

     MEXICO      7.615      4.768      3.953      3.353    -15.19     4.798      3.964      4.084      4.168     -13.14   17.67

     CHINA P     0.745      1.160      0.678      0.303    -55.35     0.834      0.888      0.837      0.785      -5.91    3.33

     INDNSIA     0.160      1.023      0.865      0.441    -48.98     0.906      0.531      0.634      0.599     -33.86    2.54

     TURKEY      0.248      0.547      0.273      0.323     18.24     0.329      0.588      0.597      0.597      81.56    2.53

     EGYPT       0.739      0.159      0.110      0.355    223.81     0.155      0.354      0.405      0.405     160.89    1.71

     GERMANY     0.447      0.291      0.162      0.166      2.09     0.240      0.344      0.337      0.295      22.93    1.25

     BRAZIL      0.281      0.278      0.209      0.191     -8.71     0.278      0.261      0.246      0.260      -6.74    1.10

     SPAIN       0.386      0.293      0.188      0.153    -18.66     0.295      0.272      0.263      0.258     -12.56    1.09

     ITALY       0.426      0.204      0.149      0.200     34.76     0.304      0.231      0.254      0.256     -15.84    1.08

     VIETNAM     0.000      0.050      0.050      0.220    343.75     0.050      0.220      0.220      0.220     343.75    0.93

     CANADA      0.141      0.167      0.139      0.155     11.69     0.198      0.168      0.179      0.183      -7.31    0.78

     ISRAEL      0.001      0.000      0.000      0.181       *       0.000      0.181      0.181      0.181        *      0.77


     _WTO       28.839     24.641     18.448     17.401     -5.67    24.029     24.104     23.895     23.594      -1.81  100.00

     _W HEMI     8.059      5.258      4.347      3.728    -14.22     5.326      4.417      4.538      4.640     -12.88   19.67

     _NAFTA      7.755      4.935      4.092      3.508    -14.27     4.996      4.132      4.263      4.351     -12.91   18.44

     _OECD       1.958      1.678      1.076      1.021     -5.15     1.640      1.640      1.663      1.622      -1.09    6.88

     _ASEAN      0.231      1.090      0.927      0.731    -21.13     0.968      0.826      0.929      0.894      -7.67    3.79

     _EU27       1.378      0.847      0.547      0.542     -0.87     0.911      0.883      0.887      0.842      -7.48    3.57

     _EU28       1.378      0.847      0.547      0.542     -0.87     0.911      0.883      0.887      0.842      -7.48    3.57