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                                          |                                     |                                   May 1, 2018
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  3/2018 Data     |
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                                           Category  12:  TOTAL FABRIC IMPORTS
                                                    Data in Million SME

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  3/2018
   Country      2016       2017       3/2017     3/2018  % Change    3/2017     1/2018     2/2018     3/2018   % Change % Share


     WORLD   12611.956  12267.961   2919.980   3091.375      5.87 12589.737  12249.266  12348.252  12439.356      -1.19  100.00

     CHINA P  4854.819   4787.442   1108.712   1228.389     10.79  4920.389   4773.796   4872.981   4907.119      -0.27   39.45

     INDIA    1131.901   1187.445    293.589    302.390      3.00  1150.826   1193.587   1192.408   1196.245       3.95    9.62

     KOR REP   854.806    856.860    206.550    220.818      6.91   850.198    852.362    853.220    871.128       2.46    7.00

     CANADA    728.522    746.200    173.372    211.838     22.19   714.584    765.095    771.066    784.666       9.81    6.31

     VIETNAM   779.437    757.737    165.657    144.783    -12.60   763.939    745.918    726.671    736.863      -3.54    5.92

     MEXICO    510.266    576.126    140.694    143.508      2.00   538.290    568.832    572.647    578.940       7.55    4.65

     CHINA T   524.119    497.498    120.069    105.086    -12.48   530.603    492.263    490.323    482.515      -9.06    3.88

     GERMANY   457.188    422.168    109.116    113.134      3.68   463.970    422.525    424.740    426.187      -8.14    3.43

     TURKEY    373.476    338.105     74.634    119.293     59.84   344.686    343.422    360.409    382.765      11.05    3.08

     JAPAN     257.304    260.396     61.148     65.475      7.08   251.912    260.242    262.901    264.723       5.09    2.13

     ITALY     233.237    212.541     49.041     52.025      6.08   224.932    217.548    216.265    215.525      -4.18    1.73

     ISRAEL    234.818    212.273     58.247     46.270    -20.56   223.570    214.747    206.500    200.296     -10.41    1.61

     PAKISTN   131.048    133.755     32.967     33.796      2.52   132.711    132.776    132.000    134.585       1.41    1.08

     THAILND   130.585    115.701     33.816     27.547    -18.54   132.919    112.770    111.107    109.432     -17.67    0.88

     S ARAB    175.304    104.746     26.447     26.802      1.34   148.898    110.394    106.066    105.101     -29.41    0.84

     SPAIN      56.897    101.913     22.792     14.214    -37.64    67.303     99.527     98.747     93.335      38.68    0.75

     LUXMBRG   116.626     85.113     25.059     25.696      2.54   104.729     83.055     84.010     85.750     -18.12    0.69

     INDNSIA   100.684     82.050     20.218     15.792    -21.89    95.482     80.596     80.744     77.624     -18.70    0.62

     FRANCE    100.244     80.778     22.463     16.267    -27.58    92.987     80.086     77.378     74.582     -19.79    0.60

     BRAZIL     67.018     70.332     15.434     12.079    -21.73    68.866     66.733     69.304     66.977      -2.74    0.54

     NETHLDS    71.553     68.506     19.221     16.933    -11.90    78.609     70.633     68.089     66.219     -15.76    0.53

     CZECH      47.234     60.753     13.208     18.664     41.31    53.121     62.015     64.855     66.209      24.64    0.53

     U KING     51.199     54.778     13.032     11.967     -8.18    53.571     54.788     54.623     53.712       0.26    0.43

     POLAND     69.141     46.313     12.682     10.309    -18.72    64.689     44.155     43.909     43.939     -32.08    0.35

     ARAB EM    72.815     44.203     10.922      7.959    -27.12    62.560     39.795     40.003     41.241     -34.08    0.33

     AUSTRAL    24.434     27.935      7.040      8.339     18.45    25.655     29.038     30.116     29.234      13.95    0.24

     BELGIUM    29.378     27.416      7.317      6.989     -4.47    28.995     27.066     26.413     27.089      -6.57    0.22

     CAMBOD     16.727     22.041      5.008      9.997     99.63    17.908     22.710     24.499     27.030      50.94    0.22

     COLOMB     20.334     20.760      4.004      8.698    117.21    13.529     21.189     23.914     25.453      88.15    0.20

     GREECE     23.563     23.215      7.213      7.607      5.45    23.831     23.026     23.653     23.608      -0.93    0.19

     MALAYSA    12.073     19.851      4.523      7.808     72.62    13.874     19.270     20.082     23.136      66.76    0.19

     SWEDEN     55.660     18.893      3.822      3.588     -6.10    54.825     18.390     17.577     18.660     -65.96    0.15

     GUATMAL     8.876     13.753      2.242      4.016     79.14     9.363     14.761     14.846     15.527      65.84    0.12

     SWITZLD    10.599     14.636      3.103      3.487     12.36    11.165     14.760     14.816     15.020      34.52    0.12

     PORTUGL     8.984     14.695      3.316      3.104     -6.40    10.266     14.439     14.615     14.482      41.07    0.12

     SLOVENI     9.714     10.546      2.807      4.294     52.99    11.053     10.500     12.630     12.033       8.87    0.10

     N ZEAL     12.424     13.020      3.807      2.403    -36.88    13.661     12.446     11.856     11.616     -14.97    0.09

     HONDURA     2.123     10.477      1.047      1.559     48.89     2.715     11.049     11.284     10.989     304.80    0.09

     REP SAF    14.661      9.050      1.648      2.741     66.27    13.584      9.893     10.121     10.143     -25.33    0.08

     HG KONG    30.780      9.230      1.551      2.373     53.00    19.983      9.891     10.199     10.052     -49.69    0.08

     FINLAND    10.925     10.946      4.121      2.072    -49.73    13.067     11.128      9.740      8.897     -31.91    0.07

     TURKMEN    14.767      9.636      2.687      1.623    -39.58    14.367      9.022      8.546      8.573     -40.33    0.07

     SALVADR     4.013      8.354      1.336      1.157    -13.38     4.437      8.197      8.270      8.175      84.23    0.07

     PERU       10.044      7.448      2.057      2.752     33.81     9.033      7.174      7.934      8.143      -9.84    0.07

     DENMARK     5.235      6.076      0.897      2.617    191.80     4.592      6.079      7.268      7.796      69.79    0.06

     RUSSIA    102.576     14.930      8.426      0.026    -99.69    86.223     11.237      8.509      6.531     -92.43    0.05

     SRI LKA     2.933      5.935      0.839      0.575    -31.49     2.751      5.669      5.730      5.671     106.11    0.05

     AUSTRIA     7.314      5.055      1.300      1.613     24.08     7.408      5.004      5.122      5.368     -27.55    0.04

     IRELAND     4.980      3.904      0.602      1.686    180.23     4.574      4.743      4.723      4.989       9.06    0.04

     DOM REP     4.861      3.756      1.117      1.207      8.07     4.640      3.543      3.679      3.846     -17.10    0.03

     EGYPT       2.136      3.179      0.490      1.012    106.70     1.224      3.149      3.059      3.701     202.35    0.03

     SLOVAK      4.142      4.451      1.516      0.628    -58.55     4.934      4.000      3.917      3.563     -27.77    0.03

     PHIL R      2.889      3.073      0.804      0.484    -39.80     2.864      2.573      2.483      2.753      -3.88    0.02

     BAHRAIN     2.230      2.398      0.380      0.545     43.32     2.125      2.571      2.629      2.562      20.60    0.02

     ROMANIA     3.727      3.499      1.600      0.571    -64.30     4.474      3.261      2.873      2.471     -44.78    0.02

     VENEZ       1.355      1.411      0.662      1.265     91.23     1.723      1.099      1.420      2.015      16.93    0.02

     MALTA       2.654      1.695      0.420      0.719     71.21     2.101      1.649      1.995      1.995      -5.07    0.02

     NORWAY      2.194      2.135      0.390      0.208    -46.54     2.093      2.068      2.015      1.953      -6.68    0.02


     _WTO    12595.261  12256.386   2916.933   3089.231      5.91 12573.641  12238.423  12337.692  12428.685      -1.15   99.91

     _OECD    3357.510   3243.180    784.401    875.392     11.60  3315.221   3264.955   3286.715   3334.172       0.57   26.80

     _W HEMI  1361.220   1460.599    342.542    388.388     13.38  1371.004   1469.609   1486.282   1506.445       9.88   12.11

     _NAFTA   1238.788   1322.326    314.066    355.346     13.14  1252.874   1333.927   1343.713   1363.606       8.84   10.96

     _EU28    1372.925   1267.610    322.557    316.121     -2.00  1377.534   1268.596   1267.879   1261.173      -8.45   10.14

     _EU27    1372.755   1267.496    322.534    316.068     -2.00  1377.410   1268.457   1267.735   1261.029      -8.45   10.14

     _ASEAN   1042.559   1000.533    230.063    206.410    -10.28  1027.072    983.906    965.653    976.880      -4.89    7.85

     _CAFTA     20.603     36.496      5.841      8.018     37.28    21.881     37.695     38.241     38.673      76.74    0.31

     _SUB-SAH   14.911      9.861      1.666      2.852     71.19    13.835     10.740     10.999     11.047     -20.15    0.09