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                                          |                                     |                                  June 5, 2018
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  4/2018 Data     |
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                                           Category 226:  CHEESECLOTH, BATISTES, LAWNS/VOILE
                                             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    141447177 145143245   45702043   35162763    -23.06 146246793  133134679  135381615  134603965      -7.96  100.00

     CHINA P  114717153 115790934   35815260   22937941    -35.95 118571029  103578633  105425134  102913615     -13.21   76.46

     INDIA     14502476  16111596    5751747    6651632     15.65  16011780   16065322   16253754   17011481       6.24   12.64

     PAKISTN    4001448   4358792    1122905    2513822    123.87   3260687    4920985    5274821    5749709      76.33    4.27

     KOR REP    3113333   3702445    1356406    1296174     -4.44   3805176    3530077    3422463    3642213      -4.28    2.71

     MEXICO     1207533   2511721     535340    1035700     93.47   1055377    2623705    2693609    3012081     185.40    2.24

     GERMANY    1103141    949008     251930     131951    -47.62    894910     937987     887548     829029      -7.36    0.62

     THAILND    1181229    518924     425315     285625    -32.84   1134499     387426     387426     379234     -66.57    0.28


     _WTO     141447177 145143005   45702043   35162763    -23.06 146246793  133134439  135381375  134603725      -7.96  100.00

     _OECD      4579298   5029073    1714755    1567351     -8.60   5063399    4882279    4732626    4881669      -3.59    3.63

     _W HEMI    1512366   2622949     594714    1057116     77.75   1221065    2719308    2758703    3085351     152.68    2.29

     _NAFTA     1226129   2523988     541146    1041190     92.40   1067012    2639856    2704760    3024032     183.41    2.25

     _EU27      1364888   1261900     333332     251921    -24.42   1163711    1286463    1249781    1180489       1.44    0.88

     _EU28      1364888   1261900     333332     251921    -24.42   1163711    1286463    1249781    1180489       1.44    0.88

     _ASEAN     1251048    636599     463536     340096    -26.63   1228312     487160     487356     513159     -58.22    0.38