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                                          |                                     |                                   May 1, 2018
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  3/2018 Data     |
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                                           Category 607:  OTHER STAPLE FIBER YARN
                                             Data in Kg.,  6.50 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     19768242  16275684    4687189    4486806     -4.28  20488096   16081621   16141102   16075301     -21.54  100.00

     INDNSIA    6067924   5071359    1370793    1741974     27.08   6191772    5230111    5168905    5442540     -12.10   33.86

     CHINA P    6788115   4864878    1481275    1095698    -26.03   7421670    4591162    4712238    4479301     -39.65   27.86

     MEXICO     1059945   1343805     332461     321594     -3.27   1175514    1322257    1318631    1332938      13.39    8.29

     INDIA      1724777   1541640     645666     358663    -44.45   1704932    1360539    1324393    1254637     -26.41    7.80

     CANADA     1725905   1196026     375019     289560    -22.79   1686455    1185990    1123454    1110567     -34.15    6.91

     KOR REP    1469432    900003     269539     403351     49.64   1417500     961782    1085863    1033815     -27.07    6.43

     THAILND     335077    525077      23332      95318    308.53    241068     581984     588822     597063     147.67    3.71

     BELGIUM      12664    233754      40947      29475    -28.02     49978     236544     239965     222282     344.76    1.38

     CHINA T     198842    112066      50641       9770    -80.71    231863     112764      81849      71195     -69.29    0.44


     _WTO      19768242  16267839    4687189    4486806     -4.28  20488096   16073776   16133257   16067456     -21.58   99.95

     _ASEAN     6490092   5604743    1394125    1837292     31.79   6461598    5820402    5766034    6047910      -6.40   37.62

     _OECD      3318188   2629233     742051     833233     12.29   3278953    2702599    2749309    2720415     -17.03   16.92

     _W HEMI    2814315   2548513     707480     611154    -13.62   2890270    2516929    2450767    2452187     -15.16   15.25

     _NAFTA     2785850   2539831     707480     611154    -13.62   2861969    2508247    2442085    2443505     -14.62   15.20

     _EU27       124344    550869      91977     140114     52.34    184988     573247     563905     599006     223.81    3.73

     _EU28       124344    550869      91977     140114     52.34    184988     573247     563905     599006     223.81    3.73