_____________________________________
                                          |                                     |                              February 2, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 12/2016 Data     |
                                          |_____________________________________|

                                           Category 313:  COTTON SHEETING FABRIC
                                             Data in M2.,  1.00 M2 per M2.. 

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE 12/2016
   Country      2014       2015      12/2015    12/2016  % Change   12/2015    10/2016    11/2016    12/2016   % Change % Share


     WORLD    229929476 262837742  262837742  234595655    -10.75 262837742  227677172  232274692  234595655     -10.75  100.00

     CHINA P   95949681 107014551  107014551   96266024    -10.04 107014551   90983801   94096682   96266024     -10.04   41.03

     PAKISTN   48436052  57118110   57118110   49253251    -13.77  57118110   46486784   48871189   49253251     -13.77   20.99

     KOR REP   46677005  52074696   52074696   43962609    -15.58  52074696   45187474   44182182   43962609     -15.58   18.74

     JAPAN     12484327  14635059   14635059   11289897    -22.86  14635059   11918810   11665921   11289897     -22.86    4.81

     INDIA      9339736   9344620    9344620   10979138     17.49   9344620   10406534   10603731   10979138      17.49    4.68

     THAILND    6780253   6664548    6664548    8270762     24.10   6664548    8275620    8398273    8270762      24.10    3.53

     TURKMEN          0   2672126    2672126    5011884     87.56   2672126    4198497    4293265    5011884      87.56    2.14

     INDNSIA    5385884   5697389    5697389    3486219    -38.81   5697389    3697334    3821207    3486219     -38.81    1.49

     ARAB EM    1666900   4702732    4702732    2964269    -36.97   4702732    3405562    3156219    2964269     -36.97    1.26

     GERMANY    1133764    998426     998426     996661     -0.18    998426    1041037    1010908     996661      -0.18    0.42


     _WTO     229920419 260153069  260153069  229571074    -11.76 260153069  223466071  227971659  229571074     -11.76   97.86

     _OECD     49181742  54357507   54357507   46061403    -15.26  54357507   47342309   46334868   46061403     -15.26   19.63

     _ASEAN    12203156  12637256   12637256   12486698     -1.19  12637256   12661983   12964603   12486698      -1.19    5.32

     _EU27      1664415   1594416    1594416    1546006     -3.04   1594416    1622155    1600275    1546006      -3.04    0.66

     _EU28      1664415   1594416    1594416    1546006     -3.04   1594416    1622155    1600275    1546006      -3.04    0.66