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                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
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                                           Category 361:  COTTON SHEETS
                                             Data in Nos,  5.20 M2 per Nos. 

                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    204088001 201675353   46855226   43831472     -6.45 206596506  201135276  201493734  198651599      -3.85  100.00

     INDIA     70208703  72219650   17103327   15572384     -8.95  71107905   72251565   72779639   70688707      -0.59   35.58

     CHINA P   58518173  56944808   12729969   12864055      1.05  58854233   56577912   56588277   57078894      -3.02   28.73

     PAKISTN   50998989  48993187   13072262   11696253    -10.53  52021065   48945983   48629661   47617178      -8.47   23.97

     TURKEY     8079917   7740871      35098     382101    988.67   8037156    7749146    7739911    8087874       0.63    4.07

     BAHRAIN    7445492   7437190    2233362    1945538    -12.89   7702301    7237167    7404530    7149366      -7.18    3.60

     PORTUGL    2669820   2722416     255087     304906     19.53   2649380    2794452    2777560    2772235       4.64    1.40

     CAMBOD     1457554   1404048     302208     370190     22.50   1338026    1609702    1580518    1472030      10.02    0.74

     EGYPT       887826   1308341     375968     355547     -5.43   1005545    1188709    1291736    1287920      28.08    0.65

     ITALY       579423    651170     150932     119642    -20.73    586839     643768     643014     619880       5.63    0.31

     ISRAEL      638534    616297     174886      63882    -63.47    653505     560355     538987     505293     -22.68    0.25

     TURKMEN     682032    366378          0       8100       *      682032     374478     374478     374478     -45.09    0.19

     MEXICO      286796    286392      21517        122    -99.43    247749     286421     285211     264997       6.96    0.13

     BNGLDSH     781134    379338     209479      10827    -94.83    861826     312437     272732     180686     -79.03    0.09

     HG KONG      93273    142936      36023      27705    -23.09     90850     155408     146828     134618      48.18    0.07

     THAILND     403900    168974     103284      28270    -72.63    424435     145136     121706      93960     -77.86    0.05

     GUATMAL      81788     38613       7723      10742     39.09     69300      42354      41391      41632     -39.92    0.02


     _WTO     203372196 201308923   46855226   43823372     -6.47 205880701  200760746  201119204  198277069      -3.69   99.81

     _OECD     11503703  11278147     466824     839361     79.80  11432746   11346910   11330545   11650684       1.91    5.86

     _EU27      3358808   3510566     427893     451791      5.59   3344851    3570428    3563016    3534464       5.67    1.78

     _EU28      3358808   3510566     427893     451791      5.59   3344851    3570428    3563016    3534464       5.67    1.78

     _ASEAN     1871242   1582062     408203     405505     -0.66   1772768    1764988    1716121    1579364     -10.91    0.80

     _W HEMI     476613    406660      46266      46910      1.39    423183     421884     422472     407304      -3.75    0.21

     _NAFTA      342890    307180      25173       5427    -78.44    298544     308173     306950     287434      -3.72    0.14

     _CAFTA      131107     87197      20729      38450     85.49    122628     101342     103153     104918     -14.44    0.05