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                                          |                                     |                                April 30, 2015
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  3/2015 Data     |
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                                           Category 313:  COTTON SHEETING FABRIC
                                             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    234279557 229929476   51379069   48993143     -4.64 236987049  226512673  224356445  227543550      -3.98  100.00

     CHINA P   94021270  95949681   17006160   18089657      6.37  92487886   95148453   94389989   97033178       4.91   42.64

     PAKISTN   50026530  48436052   14094914   12196549    -13.47  53435624   46621962   45850984   46537687     -12.91   20.45

     KOR REP   51405730  46677005   10973463   10070344     -8.23  50921977   46202871   46112843   45773886     -10.11   20.12

     JAPAN     10890394  12484327    2629161    2479414     -5.70  11080170   12685143   12249595   12334580      11.32    5.42

     INDIA     11966177   9339736    2209514    2092396     -5.30  12251346    8842979    9260546    9222618     -24.72    4.05

     THAILND    4781292   6780253    1653222    1059785    -35.90   5269797    6603535    6520509    6186816      17.40    2.72

     INDNSIA    6811728   5385884    1578403    1414635    -10.38   6986434    5185817    5009012    5222116     -25.25    2.29

     ARAB EM      74895   1666900     332758     970539    191.67    407653    2099020    2076992    2304681     465.35    1.01

     GERMANY    1128455   1133764     412019     198174    -51.90   1347988    1049325     944858     919919     -31.76    0.40

     TURKEY      941227    767025     207509     164735    -20.61    870236     748108     709899     724251     -16.78    0.32


     _WTO     234243948 229920419   51378145   48991603     -4.65 236950826  226503616  224347388  227533877      -3.97  100.00

     _OECD     53980065  49181742   11715308   10563986     -9.83  53691980   48604330   48346563   48030420     -10.54   21.11

     _ASEAN    11737706  12203156    3231625    2534704    -21.57  12291076   11886655   11626824   11506235      -6.39    5.06

     _EU27      1553990   1664415     521514     307669    -41.00   1820843    1575596    1452301    1450570     -20.34    0.64

     _EU28      1553990   1664415     521514     307669    -41.00   1820843    1575596    1452301    1450570     -20.34    0.64