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                                          |                                     |                                  June 5, 2018
                                          |        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 Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                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     118.941    119.466     40.101     37.392     -6.76   120.221    119.563    117.838    116.757      -2.88  100.00

     CHINA P    29.310     28.759      9.979      8.217    -17.65    30.163     28.162     27.797     26.997     -10.50   23.12

     ITALY      21.870     24.033      7.929      8.102      2.19    23.164     24.643     24.504     24.207       4.50   20.73

     MEXICO     16.782     16.598      5.413      6.379     17.85    16.163     17.530     17.404     17.564       8.67   15.04

     INDIA      14.911     15.936      5.539      5.351     -3.38    15.956     15.602     15.409     15.748      -1.30   13.49

     JAPAN       7.767      9.130      3.050      1.981    -35.04     8.204      9.070      8.398      8.062      -1.74    6.90

     TURKEY      8.964      7.234      2.619      2.027    -22.59     8.920      6.697      6.764      6.642     -25.53    5.69

     SPAIN       3.673      3.029      1.009      1.009      0.02     2.978      3.159      3.063      3.029       1.71    2.59

     GERMANY     1.712      1.718      0.591      0.588     -0.46     1.433      1.703      1.720      1.716      19.68    1.47


     _WTO      118.611    119.455     40.101     37.294     -7.00   120.068    119.501    117.729    116.648      -2.85   99.91

     _OECD      43.707     43.245     14.267     14.158     -0.76    43.771     43.615     43.322     43.137      -1.45   36.95

     _EU27      32.840     34.455     11.243     11.724      4.29    33.151     35.338     35.020     34.937       5.39   29.92

     _EU28      32.840     34.455     11.243     11.724      4.29    33.151     35.338     35.020     34.937       5.39   29.92

     _W HEMI    18.584     18.540      6.021      6.935     15.18    18.176     19.446     19.317     19.454       7.03   16.66

     _NAFTA     17.200     17.126      5.588      6.447     15.38    16.625     18.056     17.870     17.986       8.19   15.40