_____________________________________
                                          |                                     |                                   May 1, 2018
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  3/2018 Data     |
                                          |_____________________________________|

                                           Category 317:  COTTON TWILL FABRIC
                                             Data in M2.,  1.00 M2 per M2.. 

                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     63953762  54189292   14880217   11826067    -20.52  62647294   52141945   52046117   51135142     -18.38  100.00

     CHINA P   38935830  33316304   10228467    6779739    -33.72  39215723   31361816   31053010   29867576     -23.84   58.41

     MEXICO     3987125   5550183    1023349    1355447     32.45   4174537    5532380    5510880    5882281      40.91   11.50

     PAKISTN    4536405   4716847     998828    1618087     62.00   4501272    4789731    5168142    5336106      18.55   10.44

     INDIA      2476591   2930369     730553     646711    -11.48   2469617    2935190    2867595    2846527      15.26    5.57

     THAILND    1303850   1756832     285704     337065     17.98   1359237    1836356    1886635    1808193      33.03    3.54

     CHINA T    2099936   1359175     295596     217400    -26.45   1907781    1350968    1386717    1280979     -32.86    2.51

     TURKEY     1212598    832734     204999     181192    -11.61    970531     863233     838328     808927     -16.65    1.58

     ITALY      1090287    855597     230957     168895    -26.87   1011012     832529     800071     793535     -21.51    1.55

     JAPAN      1231105    680335     181773     179813     -1.08   1136901     696091     714846     678375     -40.33    1.33

     TURKMEN    3931507    542617     229479          0   -100.00   3190527     385667     313138     313138     -90.19    0.61

     ARAB EM    1204084     39949          0          0       *      859861      39949      39949      39949     -95.35    0.08


     _WTO      60022135  53646675   14650738   11825967    -19.28  59456647   51756278   51732979   50821904     -14.52   99.39

     _W HEMI    4350489   5818549    1111226    1415858     27.41   4523821    5789829    5728062    6123181      35.35   11.97

     _NAFTA     3991658   5550183    1023349    1355447     32.45   4175680    5532380    5510880    5882281      40.87   11.50

     _OECD      3730547   2831836     781864     616312    -21.17   3341383    2756529    2708982    2666284     -20.20    5.21

     _ASEAN     1364398   1802409     306549     340377     11.04   1439435    1881933    1915324    1836237      27.57    3.59

     _EU27      2374756   1900782     551663     388567    -29.56   2233449    1781540    1753330    1737686     -22.20    3.40

     _EU28      2374756   1900782     551663     388567    -29.56   2233449    1781540    1753330    1737686     -22.20    3.40