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                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  4/2018 Data     |
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                                           Category 218:  FABRICS OF YARNS OF DIFF. COLORS
                                             Data in M2.,  1.00 M2 per M2.. 

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  4/2018
   Country      2016       2017       4/2017     4/2018  % Change    4/2017     2/2018     3/2018     4/2018   % Change % Share


     WORLD     39599752  36367956   13461244    9974578    -25.90  40879729   34646475   33691733   32881290     -19.57  100.00

     CHINA P   20467550  17029242    6552241    4399592    -32.85  21135373   15828869   15457296   14876593     -29.61   45.24

     INDIA      5462602   5955865    2175726    1820673    -16.32   5969159    5587192    5431843    5600812      -6.17   17.03

     ITALY      3110152   3304271    1156767    1030702    -10.90   3293633    3340148    3241188    3178206      -3.50    9.67

     MEXICO     1637154   1948920     685983     603472    -12.03   1758023    2042793    1980872    1866409       6.17    5.68

     TURKEY     1995930   1612706     610084     435972    -28.54   1998319    1459074    1472793    1438594     -28.01    4.38

     JAPAN      1234877   1203566     408127     256592    -37.13   1214638    1190719    1110701    1052031     -13.39    3.20

     GERMANY     750969    849458     318274     307334     -3.44    651001     845630     838881     838518      28.80    2.55

     SPAIN       993120    823518     291825     276865     -5.13    848651     874734     840323     808558      -4.72    2.46


     _WTO      39353823  36366041   13461244    9902877    -26.43  40766092   34606370   33618117   32807674     -19.52   99.78

     _OECD      7888869   7759587    2728271    2422084    -11.22   7902469    7722332    7538997    7453400      -5.68   22.67

     _EU27      5678555   5954387    2059853    1945663     -5.54   5698319    6080553    5893012    5840197       2.49   17.76

     _EU28      5678555   5954387    2059853    1945663     -5.54   5698319    6080553    5893012    5840197       2.49   17.76

     _W HEMI    2445175   2393097     851795     722447    -15.19   2613018    2453873    2396862    2263749     -13.37    6.88

     _NAFTA     1739225   2056158     727815     620202    -14.79   1875059    2148482    2075239    1948545       3.92    5.93