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                                          |                                     |                                August 1, 2018
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  6/2018 Data     |
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                                           Category 223:  NON-WOVEN FABRICS
                                         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    1339.284   1346.436    676.405    755.843     11.74  1328.529   1393.428   1412.131   1425.873       7.33  100.00

     CHINA P   280.627    303.338    150.399    177.724     18.17   295.101    322.492    326.556    330.663      12.05   23.19

     GERMANY   139.297    137.360     69.202     82.258     18.87   140.832    145.127    147.672    150.416       6.81   10.55

     CANADA    123.126    128.338     63.207     69.330      9.69   121.429    132.211    133.743    134.460      10.73    9.43

     JAPAN     111.544    119.439     56.569     69.699     23.21   109.167    129.092    130.391    132.569      21.44    9.30

     MEXICO     66.126     88.154     44.383     38.491    -13.27    79.411     84.643     83.657     82.262       3.59    5.77

     ITALY      77.862     65.182     35.384     33.778     -4.54    73.861     63.855     63.305     63.576     -13.93    4.46

     TURKEY     46.723     51.664     26.269     34.851     32.67    48.154     58.425     59.624     60.246      25.11    4.23

     INDIA      53.846     56.281     27.818     28.084      0.96    54.483     57.165     57.212     56.547       3.79    3.97

     KOR REP    36.503     43.531     21.852     29.761     36.19    41.674     47.591     49.104     51.440      23.43    3.61

     ISRAEL     58.009     48.902     27.825     25.379     -8.79    51.081     44.329     46.739     46.455      -9.05    3.26

     CHINA T    47.124     44.638     24.929     21.968    -11.88    49.979     43.344     42.215     41.678     -16.61    2.92

     LUXMBRG    48.677     31.416     16.869     22.748     34.85    31.700     35.423     37.542     37.295      17.65    2.62

     FRANCE     32.580     26.478     13.994     13.993     -0.01    28.481     26.027     26.640     26.476      -7.04    1.86

     U KING     24.385     23.034     10.340     10.850      4.94    21.587     22.808     22.771     23.544       9.07    1.65

     NETHLDS    22.548     23.668     11.862     11.288     -4.84    23.716     22.749     23.049     23.094      -2.62    1.62

     SPAIN       8.088     19.368      8.714     11.659     33.80    12.567     20.202     20.906     22.313      77.56    1.56

     CZECH      11.172     13.179      5.673     11.307     99.31    11.492     14.727     16.886     18.813      63.70    1.32

     POLAND     21.574     17.905      9.097      8.374     -7.95    19.345     17.445     17.391     17.182     -11.18    1.21

     BRAZIL     17.092     19.462      9.298      5.960    -35.90    17.975     17.439     16.894     16.124     -10.30    1.13

     THAILND    23.629     15.333      9.162      8.880     -3.08    21.890     13.970     14.366     15.051     -31.24    1.06

     SWEDEN     14.343     12.135      5.806      5.448     -6.16    12.520     12.186     11.877     11.777      -5.93    0.83

     AUSTRAL     8.701      9.664      4.066      5.536     36.15     8.304     10.665     10.904     11.134      34.09    0.78

     SLOVENI     6.586      7.318      3.064      4.151     35.47     6.883      7.871      7.973      8.405      22.11    0.59

     S ARAB      8.534      4.053      2.628      4.773     81.63     6.479      4.593      5.776      6.198      -4.33    0.43

     FINLAND     5.009      5.621      2.514      2.342     -6.86     5.262      5.642      5.476      5.448       3.55    0.38

     SWITZLD     2.251      3.720      1.563      2.304     47.38     2.774      3.954      4.353      4.461      60.78    0.31

     IRELAND     3.337      3.238      1.459      2.262     55.07     3.254      4.517      4.520      4.042      24.19    0.28

     DENMARK     3.147      3.078      1.426      1.814     27.25     2.495      3.487      3.609      3.466      38.91    0.24

     MALAYSA     0.605      2.878      1.582      1.970     24.52     1.990      3.590      3.490      3.266      64.12    0.23

     INDNSIA     2.723      2.709      1.322      1.458     10.31     2.747      2.784      2.696      2.845       3.59    0.20

     BELGIUM     4.279      3.054      1.767      1.124    -36.37     3.948      2.668      2.473      2.411     -38.92    0.17

     AUSTRIA     1.503      1.018      0.462      0.919     99.00     1.090      1.345      1.366      1.475      35.31    0.10

     N ZEAL      0.290      0.621      0.273      0.772    182.38     0.516      1.023      1.036      1.120     117.10    0.08

     HG KONG     2.417      1.440      0.688      0.354    -48.60     1.341      1.265      1.101      1.106     -17.56    0.08

     GREECE      0.902      0.613      0.224      0.638    185.28     0.689      0.956      0.954      1.027      49.07    0.07

     HUNGARY     0.794      0.781      0.376      0.390      3.73     0.888      0.945      0.898      0.795     -10.39    0.06

     VIETNAM     0.242      0.497      0.306      0.536     75.55     0.436      0.537      0.657      0.727      67.00    0.05

     DOM REP     0.801      0.519      0.275      0.372     35.43     0.641      0.515      0.524      0.617      -3.84    0.04

     RUSSIA     15.654      2.065      1.551      0.000   -100.00     7.243      0.877      0.788      0.514     -92.90    0.04

     SRI LKA     0.246      0.580      0.275      0.181    -34.05     0.458      0.590      0.599      0.487       6.26    0.03

     PAKISTN     0.340      0.381      0.128      0.167     30.63     0.254      0.397      0.414      0.420      65.58    0.03

     REP SAF     0.987      0.287      0.201      0.332     65.49     0.551      0.263      0.406      0.418     -24.04    0.03

     EGYPT       0.076      0.256      0.122      0.140     14.96     0.167      0.388      0.343      0.274      63.96    0.02

     VENEZ       0.130      0.137      0.064      0.157    146.06     0.145      0.201      0.231      0.231      59.54    0.02

     PERU        0.946      0.217      0.083      0.060    -27.15     0.728      0.251      0.221      0.194     -73.30    0.01

     NORWAY      0.105      0.152      0.053      0.080     49.57     0.093      0.143      0.170      0.178      92.34    0.01


     _WTO     1339.207   1346.307    676.375    755.729     11.73  1328.430   1393.208   1411.933   1425.661       7.32   99.99

     _OECD     637.195    624.900    312.456    363.825     16.44   616.674    654.197    666.348    676.269       9.66   47.43

     _EU28     427.721    396.180    198.901    225.959     13.60   401.919    409.683    416.970    423.238       5.30   29.68

     _EU27     427.721    396.180    198.901    225.948     13.60   401.919    409.683    416.970    423.227       5.30   29.68

     _W HEMI   209.701    237.277    117.539    114.708     -2.41   220.982    235.831    235.806    234.447       6.09   16.44

     _NAFTA    189.252    216.492    107.590    107.821      0.21   200.840    216.854    217.400    216.722       7.91   15.20

     _ASEAN     27.288     21.661     12.572     12.878      2.43    27.333     20.942     21.268     21.967     -19.63    1.54

     _CAFTA      1.123      0.678      0.372      0.418     12.38     0.930      0.629      0.630      0.724     -22.13    0.05

     _SUB-SAH    0.989      0.290      0.201      0.332     65.49     0.553      0.266      0.409      0.421     -23.86    0.03