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                                          |                                     |                                   May 1, 2018
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  3/2018 Data     |
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                                           Category 301:  COMBED 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     19880522  18404394    3869435    5113759     32.16  18716450   18771078   19415632   19648718       4.98  100.00

     KOR REP    7980868   7673971    1722290    2493860     44.80   7677581    7971306    8309109    8445541      10.00   42.98

     INDIA      3775000   3341579     789353     819937      3.87   3830585    3349780    3309035    3372163     -11.97   17.16

     MEXICO     1381899   2697347     696798     788129     13.11   1778529    2784116    2826955    2788678      56.80   14.19

     VIETNAM    1022270   2286087      81316     319328    292.70    857210    2247318    2443360    2524099     194.46   12.85

     INDNSIA    2747564    902372     178359     337766     89.37   1963402     958730    1046442    1061779     -45.92    5.40

     PAKISTN    1277601    484554     113413     167810     47.96   1028961     500846     571800     538951     -47.62    2.74

     EGYPT       411277    202028      55035      49831     -9.46    383693     202188     174123     196824     -48.70    1.00

     CHINA P     683346    265310     124120      26156    -78.93    691386     223996     205103     167346     -75.80    0.85

     SRI LKA      57741    152359      19131      18964     -0.87     57360     152192     152192     152192     165.33    0.77

     THAILND     172197     75922      27446      14384    -47.59    108540      54587      56306      62860     -42.09    0.32


     _WTO      19880522  18404394    3869435    5113759     32.16  18716450   18771078   19415632   19648718       4.98  100.00

     _OECD      8177971   7834113    1759090    2534209     44.06   7850246    8133739    8468588    8609232       9.67   43.82

     _ASEAN     3942036   3264381     287121     671478    133.87   2929157    3260635    3546108    3648738      24.57   18.57

     _W HEMI    1450626   2843408     725774     807952     11.32   1867953    2909234    2949666    2925586      56.62   14.89

     _NAFTA     1392897   2728497     700933     793529     13.21   1791845    2816189    2858340    2821093      57.44   14.36

     _EU27       100922     95988      16108      26559     64.88     89315      97650     103323     106439      19.17    0.54

     _EU28       100922     95988      16108      26559     64.88     89315      97650     103323     106439      19.17    0.54