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                                          |                                     |                             September 5, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  7/2017 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  7/2017
   Country      2015       2016       7/2016     7/2017  % Change    7/2016     5/2017     6/2017     7/2017   % Change % Share


     WORLD    156021506 141532845   75751259   84929498     12.12 138568143  147738148  147867128  150711084       8.76  100.00

     CHINA P  127846523 115027676   59671335   68725235     15.17 109743905  121116514  121441412  124081576      13.06   82.33

     INDIA     11914035  14375520    8030569    9828435     22.39  13250541   15758302   15555066   16173386      22.06   10.73

     KOR REP    2610054   3113333    1520444    2113404     39.00   2919559    3591941    3776520    3706293      26.95    2.46

     PAKISTN    6346859   3901952    2714437    1730968    -36.23   5848130    3167520    3098152    2918483     -50.10    1.94

     MEXICO     3636887   1207533     923575     762469    -17.44   2504634     823001     819635    1046427     -58.22    0.69

     GERMANY     574977   1103141     843147     544011    -35.48   1046376     827570     883799     804005     -23.16    0.53

     THAILND    1232048   1182989     924437     470760    -49.08   1395397     916437     942428     729312     -47.73    0.48


     _WTO     156018684 141532845   75751259   84929498     12.12 138568143  147738148  147867128  150711084       8.76  100.00

     _OECD      3774637   4580849    2599623    2859315      9.99   4447138    4802410    5026028    4840541       8.85    3.21

     _W HEMI    4149003   1512061    1161496     849409    -26.87   2893021     987884    1010069    1199974     -58.52    0.80

     _EU27      1005488   1366439    1000519     709941    -29.04   1373721    1123669    1163330    1075861     -21.68    0.71

     _EU28      1005488   1366439    1000519     709941    -29.04   1373721    1123669    1163330    1075861     -21.68    0.71

     _NAFTA     3643941   1226129     938857     769694    -18.02   2522995     833540     830174    1056966     -58.11    0.70

     _ASEAN     1266885   1251173     953572     515619    -45.93   1444015    1005577    1031147     813220     -43.68    0.54