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                                          |                                     |                                August 1, 2018
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  6/2018 Data     |
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                                           Category  60:  MAN-MADE FIBER PRODUCTS
                                                    Data in Million SME

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  6/2018
   Country      2016       2017       6/2017     6/2018  % Change    6/2017     4/2018     5/2018     6/2018   % Change % Share


     WORLD   42779.451  44897.839  20767.266  21919.743      5.55 43473.032  45752.814  45908.171  46050.317       5.93  100.00

     CHINA P 23404.930  25083.475  10883.808  11434.794      5.06 24028.084  25497.042  25517.062  25634.461       6.69   55.67

     VIETNAM  2889.487   3166.286   1527.032   1655.000      8.38  3034.868   3235.833   3268.775   3294.254       8.55    7.15

     INDIA    2332.386   2505.054   1234.686   1311.044      6.18  2404.242   2594.248   2614.938   2581.412       7.37    5.61

     MEXICO   1864.218   1930.282    963.235    999.357      3.75  1893.890   1964.066   1969.750   1966.404       3.83    4.27

     KOR REP  1382.035   1436.984    729.282    829.020     13.68  1409.286   1482.606   1496.847   1536.722       9.04    3.34

     CANADA   1021.041   1034.196    503.283    566.485     12.56   989.778   1087.199   1096.871   1097.399      10.87    2.38

     INDNSIA  1080.288   1017.385    542.909    522.684     -3.73  1065.084   1010.601   1010.102    997.160      -6.38    2.17

     CHINA T   825.636    817.021    404.309    381.523     -5.64   839.663    790.468    789.674    794.235      -5.41    1.72

     BNGLDSH   669.805    722.877    425.824    448.508      5.33   695.860    745.599    750.178    745.561       7.14    1.62

     TURKEY    671.454    653.148    328.333    379.219     15.50   628.448    695.615    703.448    704.034      12.03    1.53

     CAMBOD    556.667    582.281    254.317    282.216     10.97   547.342    609.437    610.997    610.180      11.48    1.33

     GERMANY   499.551    474.556    247.930    266.027      7.30   513.615    484.161    486.111    492.653      -4.08    1.07

     HONDURA   493.350    491.494    241.882    238.321     -1.47   506.488    484.831    487.862    487.933      -3.66    1.06

     SALVADR   345.354    365.584    166.663    217.063     30.24   343.328    396.688    404.351    415.984      21.16    0.90

     PAKISTN   265.925    313.326    154.051    152.191     -1.21   285.025    317.699    315.178    311.466       9.28    0.68

     JAPAN     263.579    273.839    132.832    137.533      3.54   263.370    278.921    278.457    278.540       5.76    0.60

     THAILND   287.091    260.729    134.242    128.544     -4.24   268.264    253.965    254.237    255.030      -4.93    0.55

     ITALY     263.327    241.000    122.492    129.483      5.71   253.736    241.937    244.058    247.990      -2.26    0.54

     NICARAG   251.980    243.490    124.281    124.128     -0.12   258.471    247.536    248.745    243.337      -5.86    0.53

     GUATMAL   220.035    234.327    126.609    135.222      6.80   235.962    238.813    239.991    242.940       2.96    0.53

     SRI LKA   253.182    249.562    128.511    101.511    -21.01   255.863    231.614    225.616    222.561     -13.02    0.48

     EGYPT     179.267    187.071     93.845    123.213     31.29   169.356    211.638    214.678    216.439      27.80    0.47

     ISRAEL    253.491    229.953    130.584    108.222    -17.12   233.163    210.317    212.349    207.590     -10.97    0.45

     JORDAN    170.290    186.571     84.449     93.623     10.86   181.785    193.625    196.678    195.745       7.68    0.43

     PHIL R    196.571    174.933     85.706     89.868      4.86   179.259    178.036    178.044    179.095      -0.09    0.39

     HAITI     131.330    151.854     72.020     85.886     19.25   140.188    159.805    163.366    165.721      18.21    0.36

     DOM REP   122.579    119.584     58.690     62.621      6.70   122.752    124.946    123.208    123.515       0.62    0.27

     S ARAB    176.633    105.370     53.571     67.703     26.38   125.683    108.826    119.540    119.502      -4.92    0.26

     CZECH      58.800     95.232     42.774     66.460     55.37    74.023    106.587    112.514    118.917      60.65    0.26

     PORTUGL    78.418    117.496     60.278     56.070     -6.98    82.069    113.986    115.200    113.288      38.04    0.25

     SPAIN      74.099    115.908     58.040     51.657    -11.00    93.006    106.551    109.011    109.524      17.76    0.24

     FRANCE    116.761     95.695     51.821     51.117     -1.36   105.947     96.521     96.683     94.990     -10.34    0.21

     MALAYSA    86.116     88.052     44.122     49.290     11.71    86.120     94.336     94.712     93.220       8.24    0.20

     LUXMBRG   116.627     85.109     49.219     53.625      8.95    87.995     90.468     92.405     89.515       1.73    0.19

     NETHLDS    86.091     83.433     45.666     40.520    -11.27    92.531     78.469     79.502     78.287     -15.39    0.17

     HG KONG    75.366     68.181     28.506     34.539     21.17    53.593     70.674     71.814     74.214      38.48    0.16

     U KING     59.141     63.175     30.372     28.933     -4.74    59.163     62.302     62.390     61.737       4.35    0.13

     COLOMB     51.365     48.538     23.628     33.530     41.91    43.805     56.627     57.002     58.439      33.41    0.13

     POLAND     83.962     59.977     29.084     26.953     -7.33    70.097     57.648     57.755     57.846     -17.48    0.13

     BRAZIL     68.464     71.756     35.632     21.704    -39.09    71.828     63.072     60.725     57.828     -19.49    0.13

     KENYA      50.125     51.527     24.751     25.536      3.17    51.389     54.320     53.943     52.312       1.80    0.11

     LESOTHO    47.679     46.727     21.884     25.159     14.97    48.189     48.906     48.326     50.002       3.76    0.11

     BELGIUM    43.828     42.425     22.908     21.564     -5.86    46.150     41.246     40.666     41.082     -10.98    0.09

     LATVIA     28.594     36.828     14.040     17.888     27.41    30.317     41.954     41.506     40.676      34.17    0.09

     AUSTRAL    26.187     38.503     15.943     17.683     10.91    30.346     39.966     40.826     40.243      32.61    0.09

     BURMA      18.755     34.503     12.512     17.618     40.80    25.335     37.470     38.922     39.609      56.34    0.09

     ARAB EM    66.242     45.712     26.511     15.818    -40.33    55.025     42.549     38.540     35.019     -36.36    0.08

     MADAGAS    21.548     29.582     12.222     15.323     25.38    24.100     32.455     33.102     32.684      35.62    0.07

     PERU       30.807     29.786     15.870     17.047      7.41    31.432     31.105     31.542     30.962      -1.49    0.07

     GREECE     28.610     29.658     17.315     16.097     -7.04    30.915     28.870     27.974     28.440      -8.01    0.06

     UKRAINE     4.088      9.733      1.982     11.610    485.72     5.041     15.396     17.547     19.361     284.09    0.04

     ETHIOP     11.400     13.606      5.156     10.820    109.87    11.788     18.665     18.894     19.271      63.49    0.04

     SWEDEN     56.176     19.473      9.322      9.021     -3.23    33.557     19.960     19.130     19.172     -42.87    0.04

     SWITZLD    12.708     16.221      7.357      8.692     18.15    14.471     16.544     17.155     17.556      21.32    0.04

     DENMARK     7.897     14.135      5.430      7.252     33.56     9.691     16.035     15.879     15.957      64.66    0.03

     REP SAF    17.201     14.338      5.838      7.217     23.62    15.220     15.750     15.291     15.717       3.27    0.03

     SLOVENI    11.957     13.350      6.159      7.875     27.87    12.700     14.469     14.384     15.066      18.63    0.03

     MOROC      10.555     12.058      6.005      6.443      7.29    11.279     12.660     12.825     12.496      10.79    0.03

     TNZANIA    14.414     12.800      6.235      5.826     -6.56    14.054     12.811     12.355     12.391     -11.83    0.03

     ROMANIA    13.934     11.934      6.344      6.217     -2.00    13.031     11.063     11.557     11.807      -9.40    0.03

     SLOVAK     12.711      8.944      4.929      7.329     48.68     9.446     11.282     11.472     11.343      20.08    0.02

     FINLAND    12.224     12.780      6.784      5.291    -22.00    12.563     11.810     11.277     11.287     -10.16    0.02

     AUSTRIA     9.970      8.640      4.064      5.122     26.03     8.518      9.273      9.440      9.697      13.85    0.02

     N ZEAL     10.837     11.875      7.042      3.868    -45.07    12.946     10.327      9.720      8.701     -32.79    0.02

     RUSSIA    106.938     18.544     12.992      2.317    -82.17    53.358     10.389     10.161      7.869     -85.25    0.02

     OMAN        4.069      7.696      1.824      1.752     -3.95     4.746      8.004      8.068      7.624      60.65    0.02

     C RICA      8.997      9.380      6.927      4.974    -28.19     9.793      7.516      6.855      7.427     -24.16    0.02

     IRELAND     4.994      3.956      1.680      3.311     97.06     4.149      5.983      5.996      5.587      34.64    0.01

     HUNGARY     7.420      4.819      2.665      3.249     21.91     6.054      5.349      5.583      5.403     -10.75    0.01

     GHANA       2.922      3.482      1.602      2.144     33.82     2.408      3.974      4.079      4.023      67.11    0.01

     MALTA       2.704      1.864      1.091      3.171    190.74     1.994      2.954      3.485      3.945      97.85    0.01

     ECUADOR     2.701      3.023      1.197      1.912     59.72     2.796      3.578      3.607      3.738      33.67    0.01

     BULGAR      6.415      4.565      2.790      1.633    -41.44     6.230      3.777      3.614      3.409     -45.28    0.01

     BELARUS     3.499      1.500      0.589      2.459    317.73     2.027      2.918      3.016      3.370      66.26    0.01

     LITHUAN     2.104      2.998      1.275      1.436     12.68     2.348      3.186      3.091      3.159      34.56    0.01

     BAHRAIN     6.419      2.559      0.647      0.935     44.50     3.056      2.796      2.911      2.847      -6.84    0.01

     NORWAY      2.570      2.600      1.042      1.247     19.71     2.358      2.420      2.369      2.805      18.96    0.01

     VENEZ       1.358      1.905      1.039      1.585     52.55     1.924      2.182      2.473      2.451      27.38    0.01

     MAURIT      2.016      2.110      1.229      0.918    -25.29     2.350      1.953      1.921      1.800     -23.43    0.00

     TUNISIA     1.747      1.668      0.949      1.048     10.39     1.840      1.800      1.823      1.767      -3.97    0.00

     BOSNIA      0.117      0.998      0.082      0.786    861.01     0.160      1.355      1.536      1.702     965.12    0.00

     MACAU       1.761      1.760      0.622      0.546    -12.15     1.814      1.701      1.677      1.684      -7.13    0.00


     _WTO    42761.752  44878.372  20760.139  21903.770      5.51 43456.159  45725.781  45880.725  46022.003       5.90   99.94

     _ASEAN   5116.905   5326.871   2602.148   2746.068      5.53  5208.495   5422.335   5458.432   5470.791       5.04   11.88

     _OECD    4735.035   4761.025   2400.133   2647.969     10.33  4671.519   4911.861   4958.839   5008.861       7.22   10.88

     _W HEMI  4617.267   4736.815   2341.741   2511.031      7.23  4654.962   4869.888   4898.352   4906.104       5.40   10.65

     _NAFTA   2885.259   2964.478   1466.518   1565.842      6.77  2883.669   3051.264   3066.621   3063.803       6.25    6.65

     _EU28    1687.922   1648.617    844.689    887.607      5.08  1660.616   1666.538   1681.401   1691.536       1.86    3.67

     _EU27    1687.534   1648.232    844.548    887.389      5.07  1660.276   1666.136   1680.981   1691.073       1.85    3.67

     _CAFTA   1442.295   1463.859    725.051    782.328      7.90  1476.793   1500.330   1511.011   1521.136       3.00    3.30

     _SUB-SAH  169.726    176.357     79.882     93.913     17.57   171.424    190.937    189.995    190.388      11.06    0.41

     _CBI      132.362    152.135     72.249     86.515     19.75   140.758    160.339    164.014    166.401      18.22    0.36

     _ANDEAN     2.701      3.023      1.197      1.912     59.72     2.796      3.578      3.607      3.738      33.67    0.01