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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 $$$

                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   52088.532  54475.924  24704.576  26094.641      5.63 51981.883  55712.996  55793.660  55865.988       7.47  100.00

     CHINA P 22457.112  23325.718   9904.191  10361.763      4.62 22071.416  23756.137  23701.109  23783.291       7.76   42.57

     VIETNAM  6349.874   6993.610   3186.015   3492.936      9.63  6529.124   7214.760   7273.487   7300.530      11.81   13.07

     MEXICO   2199.362   2550.486   1232.082   1247.677      1.27  2367.099   2598.305   2573.263   2566.081       8.41    4.59

     INDNSIA  2575.686   2566.360   1279.724   1258.741     -1.64  2565.813   2556.838   2571.225   2545.377      -0.80    4.56

     INDIA    1709.197   1787.434    930.171    956.536      2.83  1737.647   1824.525   1835.125   1813.799       4.38    3.25

     BNGLDSH  1192.170   1194.455    605.315    620.867      2.57  1202.761   1219.436   1218.176   1210.007       0.60    2.17

     HONDURA  1206.211   1189.733    575.108    561.939     -2.29  1205.929   1180.980   1183.900   1176.564      -2.44    2.11

     JORDAN    937.644   1023.913    418.471    478.304     14.30   975.788   1071.145   1089.893   1083.746      11.06    1.94

     CAMBOD    964.035   1005.390    448.172    519.301     15.87   934.902   1065.832   1072.596   1076.519      15.15    1.93

     SALVADR   964.080   1034.442    467.831    508.383      8.67   963.370   1061.806   1061.946   1074.993      11.59    1.92

     CANADA    955.401    958.256    451.359    496.766     10.06   924.455    986.367    999.641   1003.663       8.57    1.80

     TURKEY    750.667    892.295    419.498    525.917     25.37   787.004    969.920    989.037    998.714      26.90    1.79

     SRI LKA   968.095    990.503    490.174    426.965    -12.90   967.542    957.418    939.049    927.294      -4.16    1.66

     GUATMAL   686.006    708.159    376.849    383.722      1.82   738.039    709.198    711.273    715.032      -3.12    1.28

     KOR REP   662.494    642.034    318.146    337.266      6.01   652.598    648.900    652.169    661.154       1.31    1.18

     THAILND   659.550    644.723    305.535    311.149      1.84   621.518    655.705    651.104    650.337       4.64    1.16

     ITALY     539.329    554.840    255.940    308.614     20.58   517.227    596.572    604.222    607.515      17.46    1.09

     CHINA T   626.513    596.808    276.382    273.476     -1.05   601.382    593.609    591.784    593.902      -1.24    1.06

     PHIL R    592.573    542.678    256.890    265.493      3.35   546.189    552.572    550.746    551.280       0.93    0.99

     EGYPT     506.787    515.810    245.271    279.861     14.10   478.247    550.140    552.880    550.400      15.09    0.99

     NICARAG   503.157    478.839    232.864    254.909      9.47   498.678    506.363    509.112    500.884       0.44    0.90

     HAITI     292.548    372.819    166.684    199.067     19.43   322.701    389.596    398.084    405.201      25.57    0.73

     GERMANY   301.977    314.590    152.889    186.025     21.67   310.699    338.802    343.365    347.725      11.92    0.62

     JAPAN     327.083    322.133    157.556    168.229      6.77   321.400    329.225    330.583    332.807       3.55    0.60

     DOM REP   330.957    316.357    158.571    151.466     -4.48   333.820    313.967    310.449    309.253      -7.36    0.55

     PAKISTN   200.850    225.345    107.324    110.686      3.13   204.496    232.847    231.063    228.707      11.84    0.41

     LESOTHO   194.263    192.912     81.514    101.782     24.87   192.760    209.430    206.860    213.180      10.59    0.38

     KENYA     174.169    185.304     85.890     87.067      1.37   177.919    193.631    193.061    186.482       4.81    0.33

     FRANCE    138.247    144.687     71.175     77.505      8.89   138.064    151.312    150.827    151.017       9.38    0.27

     COLOMB    132.171    129.565     66.041     77.734     17.70   129.522    139.418    138.640    141.257       9.06    0.25

     BURMA      62.567    116.427     39.870     51.451     29.05    79.850    123.365    127.914    128.008      60.31    0.23

     PORTUGL   102.218    119.755     57.185     61.934      8.30   103.825    122.944    125.150    124.504      19.92    0.22

     PERU      113.449    125.671     64.780     63.569     -1.87   124.304    127.696    127.421    124.460       0.13    0.22

     HG KONG   113.657    113.360     46.777     54.168     15.80    98.564    121.711    120.511    120.750      22.51    0.22

     U KING    120.136    115.467     54.348     58.695      8.00   113.655    116.961    118.903    119.814       5.42    0.21

     MALAYSA   123.871    115.603     62.699     59.769     -4.67   127.636    113.446    110.933    112.673     -11.72    0.20

     BELGIUM   113.236    115.839     58.810     53.889     -8.37   114.447    113.831    110.580    110.917      -3.08    0.20

     NETHLDS    86.078     92.092     43.034     51.761     20.28    89.173     96.458     97.614    100.818      13.06    0.18

     ISRAEL    132.329    111.968     68.188     50.988    -25.22   121.564     96.853     97.504     94.768     -22.04    0.17

     MADAGAS    53.242     82.428     33.937     42.362     24.82    63.169     89.186     91.960     90.853      43.82    0.16

     ROMANIA    83.454     74.756     32.867     41.043     24.88    76.844     79.730     83.043     82.932       7.92    0.15

     MOROC      63.609     75.625     35.156     41.431     17.85    67.726     81.585     83.266     81.900      20.93    0.15

     SPAIN      65.854     73.251     36.231     39.049      7.78    68.383     74.011     75.274     76.069      11.24    0.14

     SWITZLD    41.971     46.519     23.272     23.515      1.05    45.926     46.541     47.217     46.763       1.82    0.08

     POLAND     51.069     44.746     21.829     21.168     -3.03    47.779     43.854     44.060     44.084      -7.73    0.08

     CZECH      28.224     35.629     16.079     22.328     38.87    30.323     38.984     40.161     41.878      38.10    0.07

     LUXMBRG    54.459     33.601     17.687     25.005     41.38    35.360     38.746     41.166     40.919      15.72    0.07

     ARAB EM    31.074     34.383     18.805     21.802     15.94    32.693     38.134     37.089     37.379      14.34    0.07

     BULGAR     39.380     36.365     19.024     18.962     -0.33    38.337     36.454     35.637     36.304      -5.30    0.06

     OMAN       17.092     34.825      6.820      7.825     14.73    20.709     36.420     36.947     35.829      73.02    0.06

     ETHIOP     18.481     27.544     11.423     19.616     71.73    22.070     35.526     35.623     35.738      61.93    0.06

     S ARAB     34.039     32.430     15.304     17.134     11.95    30.116     33.113     34.778     34.259      13.75    0.06

     AUSTRAL    27.876     30.973     14.373     16.020     11.45    28.630     32.065     32.457     32.619      13.93    0.06

     BRAZIL     33.241     34.523     16.455     13.354    -18.85    33.083     32.642     32.525     31.422      -5.02    0.06

     TUNISIA    23.225     26.082     13.242     16.365     23.59    24.667     29.240     29.469     29.206      18.40    0.05

     TNZANIA    27.928     25.863     12.658     11.723     -7.39    27.861     25.932     24.872     24.928     -10.53    0.04

     DENMARK    14.220     22.135      9.761     10.961     12.29    17.848     22.804     22.540     23.335      30.74    0.04

     AUSTRIA    18.373     20.464      8.355     10.876     30.17    18.610     22.294     22.757     22.984      23.51    0.04

     SWEDEN     21.556     21.315     10.353     11.517     11.24    20.696     22.387     22.226     22.479       8.62    0.04

     UKRAINE     9.644     13.224      5.502     13.327    142.23    11.168     17.173     19.413     21.050      88.48    0.04

     C RICA     21.014     19.638     10.315      8.215    -20.35    20.927     18.004     17.556     17.539     -16.19    0.03

     SLOVENI    15.593     15.375      7.451      8.486     13.89    15.212     15.890     15.899     16.410       7.88    0.03

     HUNGARY    18.001     16.577      8.355      7.931     -5.08    18.048     16.562     16.958     16.153     -10.50    0.03

     LATVIA      8.926     12.933      4.993      6.460     29.36     9.779     14.397     14.691     14.400      47.25    0.03

     REP SAF    13.756     12.754      5.581      5.263     -5.70    13.023     12.730     12.696     12.436      -4.51    0.02

     GREECE      9.778     11.427      6.473      6.038     -6.71    11.146     10.903     10.662     10.992      -1.38    0.02

     SLOVAK     12.322     10.786      5.316      5.487      3.22    11.110     11.272     11.137     10.957      -1.38    0.02

     GHANA       6.017      8.066      3.698      5.952     60.95     5.380      9.790     10.333     10.320      91.82    0.02

     N ZEAL     10.742     12.253      6.725      4.448    -33.85    12.719     11.231     10.742      9.977     -21.56    0.02

     LITHUAN     8.610      8.566      3.830      4.814     25.69     8.603      9.450      9.640      9.550      11.00    0.02

     MAURIT     10.603     11.463      6.730      4.733    -29.68    12.381     10.459     10.026      9.466     -23.54    0.02

     FINLAND     6.726      7.376      3.086      3.470     12.47     6.511      7.693      7.615      7.760      19.18    0.01

     IRELAND     5.754      4.628      2.079      3.453     66.07     4.997      6.347      6.347      6.002      20.10    0.01

     ECUADOR     3.196      3.697      1.566      2.597     65.82     3.300      4.615      4.750      4.728      43.28    0.01

     BOSNIA      1.774      3.148      1.160      2.656    128.99     2.031      4.001      4.465      4.644     128.65    0.01

     MACAU       3.176      4.600      1.476      1.165    -21.11     3.190      4.446      4.289      4.288      34.42    0.01

     RUSSIA     16.637      3.525      2.138      0.883    -58.70     8.243      2.527      2.536      2.270     -72.46    0.00

     NORWAY      1.720      1.659      0.433      0.798     84.50     1.319      1.819      1.796      2.024      53.46    0.00

     MALTA       1.010      0.993      0.681      1.267     85.89     0.949      1.286      1.456      1.578      66.34    0.00

     BAHRAIN    31.902      1.351      0.361      0.447     23.89     7.345      1.434      1.483      1.437     -80.43    0.00

     BELARUS     3.852      0.816      0.291      0.694    137.92     2.209      1.087      1.171      1.218     -44.85    0.00

     VENEZ       0.184      0.252      0.124      0.212     71.12     0.214      0.333      0.361      0.340      59.27    0.00


     _WTO    52055.049  54432.948  24686.053  26065.663      5.59 51945.065  55660.382  55740.531  55812.557       7.45   99.90

     _ASEAN  11334.683  11992.712   5582.480   5961.979      6.80 11412.023  12290.271  12365.642  12372.210       8.41   22.15

     _W HEMI  7447.915   7926.287   3822.473   3971.474      3.90  7670.808   8072.849   8072.583   8075.289       5.27   14.45

     _OECD    4146.476   4332.529   2067.510   2364.986     14.39  4119.643   4538.419   4593.597   4630.005      12.39    8.29

     _CAFTA   3711.424   3747.167   1821.537   1868.634      2.59  3760.764   3790.319   3794.236   3794.264       0.89    6.79

     _NAFTA   3154.763   3508.742   1683.441   1744.443      3.62  3291.554   3584.672   3572.904   3569.745       8.45    6.39

     _EU28    1873.015   1914.602    910.746   1049.440     15.23  1834.406   2016.118   2038.073   2053.296      11.93    3.68

     _EU27    1867.365   1909.672    908.412   1047.349     15.29  1829.581   2011.493   2033.482   2048.609      11.97    3.67

     _SUB-SAH  506.352    550.612    244.104    280.685     14.99   520.768    590.082    589.132    587.192      12.76    1.05

     _CBI      294.836    373.394    167.149    199.665     19.45   324.278    389.993    398.590    405.910      25.17    0.73

     _ANDEAN     3.196      3.697      1.566      2.597     65.82     3.300      4.615      4.750      4.728      43.28    0.01