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                                          |                                     |                                   May 1, 2018
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  3/2018 Data     |
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                                           Category 300:  CARDED COTTON YARN
                                             Data in Kg.,  8.50 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     11491318   9632491    3200941    2720892    -15.00  12083549    9697308    9510464    9152442     -24.26  100.00

     PAKISTN    4165357   3257528    1265201    1059448    -16.26   4556730    3265954    3359972    3051775     -33.03   33.34

     INDIA      2438208   1926306     708013     690157     -2.52   2563199    1913418    1877746    1908450     -25.54   20.85

     MEXICO     1913755   1886113     624675     304647    -51.23   1990531    1875898    1683354    1566085     -21.32   17.11

     SPAIN       933569    857308     181303     280607     54.77    865301     908397     943317     956612      10.55   10.45

     TURKEY      227698    351228      65638     123559     88.24    246178     388519     357135     409149      66.20    4.47

     CHINA P     880501    381270     126849      58459    -53.91    910830     373162     359436     312880     -65.65    3.42

     INDNSIA     421583    320900      58972          0   -100.00    415048     300808     280847     261928     -36.89    2.86

     EGYPT        25279    112687       7362      19485    164.67     14924     128118     120756     124810     736.30    1.36

     CANADA       90228    117172      25319      16875    -33.35     84996     115256     107205     108728      27.92    1.19

     KOR REP     162750     16719       6687       3629    -45.73    123870      10032      10032      13661     -88.97    0.15


     _WTO      11491318   9632491    3200941    2720892    -15.00  12083549    9697308    9510464    9152442     -24.26  100.00

     _W HEMI    2025684   2065856     683013     423448    -38.00   2124815    2099615    1883347    1806291     -14.99   19.74

     _NAFTA     2003983   2003285     649994     321522    -50.53   2075527    1991154    1790559    1674813     -19.31   18.30

     _OECD      1507653   1439837     304448     459930     51.07   1419715    1521369    1532134    1595319      12.37   17.43

     _EU27      1026877    954718     206804     315867     52.74    964779    1007562    1057762    1063781      10.26   11.62

     _EU28      1026877    954718     206804     315867     52.74    964779    1007562    1057762    1063781      10.26   11.62

     _ASEAN      532613    506794     124478      23454    -81.16    565397     449927     428396     405770     -28.23    4.43