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                                          |                                     |                                August 1, 2018
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  6/2018 Data     |
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                                           Category 200:  YARN FOR RETAIL SALE,SEWING THREAD
                                         Data in Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                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     194.613    208.297     98.969    103.992      5.07   206.527    211.889    211.667    213.320       3.29  100.00

     TURKEY     53.442     68.781     32.717     30.721     -6.10    65.339     67.002     67.759     66.784       2.21   31.31

     CHINA P    36.510     43.577     17.994     22.767     26.52    38.055     47.061     47.003     48.349      27.05   22.66

     CANADA     38.061     31.050     14.987     13.147    -12.27    36.697     29.380     28.846     29.211     -20.40   13.69

     MEXICO     16.633     14.593      7.642      7.509     -1.74    16.121     14.275     13.962     14.460     -10.30    6.78

     FRANCE      6.370      7.172      3.526      5.773     63.73     7.088      9.119      8.967      9.419      32.90    4.42

     GERMANY     8.298      8.164      4.005      4.461     11.37     7.919      9.010      8.784      8.620       8.84    4.04

     INDIA       4.386      6.639      3.567      4.360     22.23     5.799      7.072      7.105      7.432      28.15    3.48

     ITALY       5.754      6.798      3.618      2.876    -20.52     6.160      6.163      6.253      6.056      -1.68    2.84

     JAPAN       4.749      4.772      2.281      2.665     16.85     4.669      5.146      5.046      5.156      10.43    2.42

     THAILND     3.854      3.016      1.643      1.099    -33.11     3.546      2.658      2.657      2.472     -30.30    1.16

     U KING      1.712      1.685      0.786      1.308     66.34     1.623      2.008      2.129      2.206      35.93    1.03


     _WTO      194.559    208.297     98.969    103.991      5.07   206.476    211.888    211.666    213.319       3.31  100.00

     _OECD     117.971    127.518     61.806     61.198     -0.98   128.788    127.169    127.300    126.911      -1.46   59.49

     _W HEMI    59.897     49.864     24.738     22.609     -8.61    58.186     47.753     46.907     47.735     -17.96   22.38

     _NAFTA     54.694     45.643     22.629     20.656     -8.72    52.819     43.655     42.808     43.671     -17.32   20.47

     _EU28      28.048     28.183     14.277     17.402     21.89    27.291     31.159     31.145     31.308      14.72   14.68

     _EU27      28.033     28.140     14.246     17.398     22.12    27.260     31.143     31.128     31.291      14.79   14.67

     _ASEAN      4.642      3.713      1.941      1.367    -29.58     4.130      3.397      3.329      3.139     -24.00    1.47

     _CAFTA      2.177      0.729      0.286      0.210    -26.74     2.167      0.696      0.673      0.653     -69.86    0.31