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                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  3/2015 Data     |
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                                           Category 218:  FABRICS OF YARNS OF DIFF. COLORS
                                             Data in M2.,  1.00 M2 per M2.. 

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  3/2015
   Country      2013       2014       3/2014     3/2015  % Change    3/2014     1/2015     2/2015     3/2015   % Change % Share


     WORLD     36725120  35036189    8714930    8501804     -2.45  36740097   34346325   34403851   34823063      -5.22  100.00

     CHINA P   14676356  13399072    3690806    3944644      6.88  14684509   13071028   13064001   13652910      -7.03   39.21

     INDIA      5630309   4772063    1251330    1238719     -1.01   5460494    4685871    4583581    4759452     -12.84   13.67

     ITALY      4124057   4133992     884084     674510    -23.71   4088082    4143971    4034475    3924418      -4.00   11.27

     TURKEY     2785232   3013381     671095     502704    -25.09   2968106    2954679    2985131    2844990      -4.15    8.17

     JAPAN      1848225   2083743     375349     390963      4.16   1724600    2055800    2103273    2099357      21.73    6.03

     MEXICO     1620837   1866368     440398     450184      2.22   1648904    1739183    1827227    1876154      13.78    5.39

     SPAIN      1012561   1062663     226760     317384     39.96   1045204    1096689    1115424    1153287      10.34    3.31


     _WTO      36724045  35035827    8714881    8494745     -2.53  36738973   34345963   34396430   34815691      -5.23   99.98

     _OECD      9900100  10199365    2175573    2047032     -5.91  10050800   10279670   10237080   10070824       0.20   28.92

     _EU27      6679529   6756839    1403064    1495908      6.62   6574739    6933919    6866895    6849683       4.18   19.67

     _EU28      6679529   6756839    1403064    1495908      6.62   6574739    6933919    6866895    6849683       4.18   19.67

     _W HEMI    2318019   2471352     638333     552381    -13.47   2392793    2288532    2379866    2385400      -0.31    6.85

     _NAFTA     1881432   2098773     483890     475783     -1.68   1887992    1965494    2047349    2090666      10.73    6.00

     _ASEAN      775292    883047     343641      93632    -72.75    945161     800029     841793     633038     -33.02    1.82