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                                          |                                     |                                April 30, 2015
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  3/2015 Data     |
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                                           Category 226:  CHEESECLOTH, BATISTES, LAWNS/VOILE
                                             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    151537402 146751645   35708661   34786133     -2.58 149763604  145922715  145944703  145829117      -2.63  100.00

     CHINA P  123924559 120408929   29418618   28770414     -2.20 123348472  120484176  120389757  119760725      -2.91   82.12

     INDIA      9042500  10376976    2698044    2591656     -3.94   8460763   10139080    9989718   10270588      21.39    7.04

     PAKISTN    4090080   3818589     883156    1100554     24.62   4023974    4279537    4261875    4035987       0.30    2.77

     MEXICO     4767789   2970848        348     702842  201866.1   3303401    3024161    3318201    3673342      11.20    2.52

     KOR REP    5456604   4604014    1762423     640799    -63.64   6523092    3858764    3486904    3482390     -46.61    2.39

     GERMANY     454399   1257856     166284     207054     24.52    507861    1246247    1303309    1298626     155.71    0.89

     THAILND    1357870   1222779     293375     278234     -5.16   1409666     952996    1204499    1207638     -14.33    0.83


     _WTO     151537116 146751645   35708661   34786133     -2.58 149763318  145922715  145944703  145829117      -2.63  100.00

     _OECD      6277229   6414786    2007397     965940    -51.88   7381452    5675620    5345693    5373329     -27.20    3.68

     _W HEMI    5456096   3648920     277253     911718    228.84   3954275    3552432    3845072    4283385       8.32    2.94

     _NAFTA     4769189   2976545       3130     703298  22369.58   3307583    3028556    3321196    3676713      11.16    2.52

     _EU27       763884   1716280     213002     294426     38.23    784286    1718188    1772947    1797704     129.22    1.23

     _EU28       763884   1716280     213002     294426     38.23    784286    1718188    1772947    1797704     129.22    1.23

     _ASEAN     1444058   1287143     305656     279817     -8.45   1506801    1011392    1258891    1261304     -16.29    0.86