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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 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      41.721     42.625     13.159     12.508     -4.95    42.300     40.594     41.323     41.974      -0.77  100.00

     CHINA P    20.607     19.790      6.051      3.940    -34.89    20.895     17.834     18.272     17.679     -15.39   42.12

     KOR REP     6.658      7.658      2.587      3.012     16.43     7.693      7.499      7.493      8.083       5.07   19.26

     INDIA       5.036      5.701      1.914      2.361     23.39     5.534      5.798      5.831      6.148      11.11   14.65

     PAKISTN     2.455      2.660      0.556      1.259    126.45     1.884      2.777      3.109      3.363      78.52    8.01

     GERMANY     1.673      1.576      0.397      0.183    -53.85     1.406      1.527      1.450      1.362      -3.10    3.25

     MEXICO      0.287      0.635      0.129      0.315    143.67     0.262      0.628      0.709      0.821     213.73    1.96

     THAILND     0.492      0.254      0.171      0.117    -31.40     0.465      0.212      0.212      0.200     -56.92    0.48


     _WTO       41.721     42.624     13.159     12.508     -4.95    42.300     40.594     41.322     41.973      -0.77  100.00

     _OECD      10.592     11.873      3.686      4.098     11.17    11.295     11.815     11.842     12.285       8.77   29.27

     _EU27       3.524      3.896      0.976      1.006      3.04     3.201      4.008      4.062      3.926      22.62    9.35

     _EU28       3.524      3.896      0.976      1.006      3.04     3.201      4.008      4.062      3.926      22.62    9.35

     _W HEMI     0.789      0.823      0.249      0.357     43.22     0.566      0.793      0.807      0.931      64.27    2.22

     _NAFTA      0.341      0.668      0.143      0.329    129.72     0.301      0.668      0.740      0.853     183.07    2.03

     _ASEAN      0.634      0.475      0.249      0.238     -4.12     0.656      0.397      0.398      0.465     -29.16    1.11