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


     WORLD     126.728    119.177     71.240     74.205      4.16   122.786    120.942    120.961    122.143      -0.52  100.00

     CHINA P    28.640     29.439     17.413     17.680      1.53    28.611     30.688     30.235     29.707       3.83   24.32

     ITALY      22.128     21.922     12.728     15.259     19.88    21.095     23.100     23.555     24.452      15.92   20.02

     MEXICO     17.735     16.782      9.757     10.346      6.04    17.954     16.096     15.965     17.371      -3.25   14.22

     INDIA      16.386     14.915      8.785      9.966     13.44    15.994     16.628     16.564     16.096       0.63   13.18

     JAPAN       9.684      7.768      4.437      5.602     26.24     7.555      8.431      8.726      8.933      18.23    7.31

     TURKEY     10.949      8.951      5.426      4.704    -13.32     9.688      8.662      8.511      8.229     -15.06    6.74

     SPAIN       4.371      3.673      2.720      1.832    -32.66     4.579      2.885      2.770      2.785     -39.19    2.28

     THAILND     1.315      1.475      0.890      1.057     18.75     1.465      1.478      1.478      1.642      12.06    1.34

     GERMANY     1.321      1.712      1.278      1.010    -20.97     1.939      1.434      1.493      1.444     -25.54    1.18


     _WTO      126.693    118.847     70.917     74.205      4.64   122.464    120.796    120.953    122.135      -0.27   99.99

     _OECD      48.214     43.793     26.713     27.036      1.21    45.749     42.987     43.430     44.115      -3.57   36.12

     _EU27      35.565     32.939     20.140     21.431      6.41    34.256     32.842     33.366     34.230      -0.07   28.02

     _EU28      35.565     32.939     20.140     21.431      6.41    34.256     32.842     33.366     34.230      -0.07   28.02

     _W HEMI    19.407     18.584     10.696     11.508      7.59    19.684     18.056     18.028     19.396      -1.46   15.88

     _NAFTA     18.260     17.200      9.999     10.718      7.20    18.432     16.551     16.456     17.920      -2.78   14.67

     _ASEAN      1.882      1.702      1.063      1.243     16.91     2.006      1.702      1.718      1.882      -6.19    1.54