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                                          |                                     |                                   May 1, 2018
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  3/2018 Data     |
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                                           Category 222:  KNIT FABRIC
                                             Data in Kg., 12.30 M2 per Kg.. 

                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    188466419 148858713   37200191   36752313     -1.20 182758287  146733338  148543445  148410835     -18.79  100.00

     CHINA P  123916750  96457984   23367284   22282852     -4.64 120862890   94408643   95812199   95373552     -21.09   64.26

     INDIA     13466485  18641136    5182674    6172200     19.09  15232918   18946988   19232480   19630662      28.87   13.23

     KOR REP   25047151  14414592    3610406    3368970     -6.69  22676791   14050522   14001372   14173156     -37.50    9.55

     CANADA     5173980   3920053     882588    1545402     75.10   4444374    4194204    4399077    4582867       3.12    3.09

     CHINA T    4820241   4233811     978585     781445    -20.15   4547086    4199797    4208740    4036671     -11.23    2.72

     MEXICO     2659594   2088256     675486     477195    -29.36   2604895    2025190    1999734    1889965     -27.45    1.27

     TURKEY     2209192   1447904     434009     642127     47.95   2054683    1488893    1571789    1656022     -19.40    1.12

     GERMANY    1273837    909137     212836     385864     81.30   1137587     964573    1013554    1082165      -4.87    0.73

     HONDURA      81091    793420      62640     114179     82.28    122819     835745     861753     844959     587.97    0.57

     VIETNAM    1175377    877782     244833     187388    -23.46   1305410     828223     833862     820337     -37.16    0.55

     ITALY      1532918    685627     146654     148492      1.25   1293886     696217     701920     687465     -46.87    0.46

     INDNSIA    1487555    843479     328650      56432    -82.83   1536097     702777     687507     571261     -62.81    0.38

     THAILND     469831    417787      62800      92948     48.01    416989     427345     436080     447935       7.42    0.30

     SALVADR      82198    347707      20627      39974     93.79     81988     356843     354017     367054     347.69    0.25

     BELGIUM     229348    424989     182318      89951    -50.66    375180     408040     334074     332622     -11.34    0.22

     JAPAN       794886    329648     135880      52174    -61.60    792678     275351     258738     245942     -68.97    0.17

     FRANCE      182148    209466      47589      59571     25.18    183903     206553     212186     221448      20.42    0.15

     BRAZIL      192739    140391      36177      27065    -25.19    179610     133255     129516     131279     -26.91    0.09

     REP SAF     210974    131236      18276       5000    -72.64    161910     130177     135177     117960     -27.14    0.08

     SRI LKA      73345    113846      26254      21509    -18.07     71776     112606     121213     109101      52.00    0.07

     ISRAEL      453663    172385      82561       1769    -97.86    380403     159344     118163      91593     -75.92    0.06

     DOM REP       2422     27500         50      62671  125242.0      2157      44420      67168      90121    4078.07    0.06

     SWITZLD      58219     87698      22865      22225     -2.80     68768      91300      90057      87058      26.60    0.06

     HG KONG    1427448     90341      15244      11327    -25.70    665517      90809      90965      86424     -87.01    0.06

     AUSTRAL      36895     70151      17278      33141     91.81     41701      71533      92365      86014     106.26    0.06

     SLOVAK       83563    127703      52600          0   -100.00    122754     105416      98155      75103     -38.82    0.05

     PAKISTN     308493     95253      38080      14539    -61.82    250133      89591      85192      71712     -71.33    0.05

     SPAIN        57707    134784      74443       4255    -94.28    116764     108705      96536      64596     -44.68    0.04

     ARGENT       87484     57078      15504       4135    -73.33     94306      55332      51643      45709     -51.53    0.03

     GUATMAL     152164    121003      84950       5631    -93.37    233114     115926      56059      41684     -82.12    0.03

     ROMANIA      50026    106314      67152          0   -100.00    116613      94415      78924      39162     -66.42    0.03

     PORTUGL      73178     35202       3006        581    -80.67     71439      34961      32843      32777     -54.12    0.02

     POLAND       96388      1191        899         18    -98.00     71615       1209       1206        310     -99.57    0.00


     _WTO     188465875 148855285   37200190   36747771     -1.22 182757742  146729911  148535476  148402866     -18.80   99.99

     _OECD     36331435  22394186    5644931    6312710     11.83  32802980   22370258   22599836   23061965     -29.70   15.54

     _W HEMI    8526340   7557154    1787759    2286079     27.87   7852447    7821938    7981637    8055474       2.59    5.43

     _NAFTA     7833574   6008309    1558074    2022597     29.81   7049269    6219394    6398811    6472832      -8.18    4.36

     _EU28      3955298   2704315     798030     700626    -12.21   3771558    2690189    2638228    2606911     -30.88    1.76

     _EU27      3955298   2702466     798030     700626    -12.21   3771558    2688340    2636379    2605062     -30.93    1.76

     _ASEAN     3133437   2150717     636660     337224    -47.03   3259547    1969823    1969053    1851281     -43.20    1.25

     _CAFTA      319927   1291957     168603     222709     32.09    441137    1355274    1341327    1346063     205.13    0.91

     _SUB-SAHA   211355    152092      18438       5000    -72.88    162453     151033     155936     138654     -14.65    0.09