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                                          |                                     |                                   May 1, 2018
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  3/2018 Data     |
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                                           Category  62:  MAN-MADE FIBER NON-APPAREL
                                                    Data in Million SME

                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   28152.768  29736.256   6278.559   6997.706     11.45 28164.354  29862.627  30192.963  30455.403       8.13  100.00

     CHINA P 15988.345  17371.395   3329.452   3876.021     16.42 16050.603  17459.010  17748.432  17917.964      11.63   58.83

     INDIA    2021.462   2166.000    500.536    556.466     11.17  2044.891   2200.279   2198.862   2221.929       8.66    7.30

     MEXICO   1406.588   1515.784    353.785    362.327      2.41  1438.922   1517.545   1525.585   1524.325       5.94    5.01

     KOR REP  1350.160   1408.629    343.764    361.000      5.01  1362.565   1395.074   1410.676   1425.865       4.65    4.68

     VIETNAM  1027.573   1099.722    222.918    229.895      3.13  1020.957   1098.148   1082.058   1106.699       8.40    3.63

     CANADA    988.344   1003.502    233.438    273.424     17.13   972.754   1022.842   1026.982   1043.488       7.27    3.43

     CHINA T   755.256    755.804    186.030    162.959    -12.40   777.367    744.687    741.352    732.733      -5.74    2.41

     TURKEY    639.370    620.905    141.266    179.535     27.09   606.363    625.794    634.406    659.174       8.71    2.16

     GERMANY   496.800    471.544    120.411    125.968      4.62   504.959    471.293    474.416    477.101      -5.52    1.57

     INDNSIA   394.338    341.680     93.506     91.915     -1.70   385.415    340.001    343.313    340.089     -11.76    1.12

     JAPAN     262.493    272.684     63.621     69.497      9.24   257.796    274.228    276.504    278.560       8.05    0.91

     BNGLDSH   222.148    267.819     94.903     88.585     -6.66   240.221    256.483    265.441    261.502       8.86    0.86

     PAKISTN   187.724    230.772     53.238     50.671     -4.82   193.746    229.569    227.885    228.205      17.79    0.75

     ITALY     245.052    221.172     50.695     54.803      8.10   235.391    226.534    225.474    225.280      -4.30    0.74

     ISRAEL    246.472    227.150     62.283     51.786    -16.85   233.498    231.136    222.872    216.653      -7.21    0.71

     THAILND   164.631    146.535     39.900     34.016    -14.75   161.607    143.451    142.483    140.651     -12.97    0.46

     PORTUGL    70.709    109.982     33.147     30.039     -9.38    68.635    108.421    111.709    106.873      55.71    0.35

     CZECH      58.599     95.075     19.693     30.698     55.88    68.734     98.690    104.144    106.080      54.33    0.35

     S ARAB    176.257    105.044     26.464     26.815      1.33   149.594    110.700    106.366    105.396     -29.55    0.35

     SPAIN      70.976    112.906     25.873     16.475    -36.32    80.255    109.752    108.836    103.509      28.98    0.34

     FRANCE    113.730     91.284     24.411     23.421     -4.05   106.286     91.605     90.161     90.294     -15.05    0.30

     LUXMBRG   116.626     85.109     25.059     25.696      2.54   104.729     83.051     84.006     85.746     -18.13    0.28

     NETHLDS    85.813     83.185     23.162     19.563    -15.54    93.078     84.778     80.913     79.585     -14.50    0.26

     BRAZIL     67.118     70.732     15.376     12.073    -21.48    68.923     67.143     69.813     67.429      -2.17    0.22

     U KING     55.842     60.873     13.785     14.046      1.89    57.754     61.408     61.870     61.134       5.85    0.20

     MALAYSA    55.173     53.507     12.990     17.926     38.00    53.747     53.564     54.531     58.443       8.74    0.19

     POLAND     81.020     57.391     15.044     12.722    -15.44    76.624     55.224     55.445     55.069     -28.13    0.18

     CAMBOD     52.029     43.588      8.073     15.446     91.31    47.691     48.788     50.059     50.960       6.86    0.17

     EGYPT      41.432     41.006     10.922     16.302     49.26    39.950     42.047     44.034     46.386      16.11    0.15

     LATVIA     28.510     36.775      3.834      9.432    146.01    27.034     39.230     39.735     42.373      56.74    0.14

     HG KONG    49.304     39.399      6.303      7.446     18.13    38.943     41.033     41.565     40.542       4.10    0.13

     BELGIUM    43.713     42.257     12.151      9.884    -18.66    44.526     41.623     39.995     39.991     -10.19    0.13

     AUSTRAL    25.480     37.843      7.180      8.649     20.46    26.656     38.935     40.014     39.313      47.48    0.13

     ARAB EM    64.310     43.732     11.634      6.825    -41.34    57.754     38.924     38.421     38.924     -32.60    0.13

     PHIL R     25.775     33.354      5.712      7.410     29.73    23.641     33.500     34.385     35.052      48.27    0.12

     COLOMB     30.808     28.912      5.952     11.881     99.61    22.155     29.480     32.541     34.841      57.26    0.11

     SALVADR     9.950     20.222      2.808     15.386    447.91     9.935     23.911     29.064     32.800     230.13    0.11

     GREECE     28.510     29.463      7.838      9.196     17.33    28.108     30.197     30.521     30.821       9.65    0.10

     DOM REP    25.121     25.922      4.605      7.694     67.09    23.434     26.495     27.823     29.011      23.80    0.10

     HONDURA    30.249     28.622      8.104      7.864     -2.95    31.045     27.712     27.365     28.383      -8.58    0.09

     GUATMAL    14.862     23.375      3.619      6.982     92.91    13.737     25.577     26.462     26.737      94.63    0.09

     SWEDEN     56.124     19.390      3.949      3.919     -0.77    55.317     19.001     18.240     19.359     -65.00    0.06

     SWITZLD    12.537     16.012      3.353      3.930     17.21    13.042     16.184     16.278     16.589      27.20    0.05

     DENMARK     7.834     14.283      1.872      3.616     93.18     7.750     14.635     15.721     16.027     106.81    0.05

     REP SAF    16.330     13.651      2.399      3.558     48.33    15.959     14.383     14.691     14.811      -7.20    0.05

     SLOVENI    11.697     13.115      3.396      4.801     41.35    12.967     13.007     15.033     14.519      11.97    0.05

     UKRAINE     3.094      8.972      0.920      4.593    399.30     3.871      9.319     10.835     12.645     226.64    0.04

     FINLAND    12.218     12.768      4.324      2.917    -32.53    14.265     12.964     11.828     11.361     -20.35    0.04

     SRI LKA     9.551     11.111      2.250      2.071     -8.00     8.548     10.215     10.304     10.931      27.88    0.04

     N ZEAL     10.825     11.842      3.280      2.246    -31.52    11.893     11.568     11.053     10.808      -9.12    0.04

     RUSSIA    106.864     18.384      9.678      0.799    -91.74    90.737     14.542     11.483      9.505     -89.52    0.03

     SLOVAK     12.120      8.586      1.944      2.591     33.29     8.562      8.895      8.988      9.233       7.83    0.03

     PERU       10.997      8.445      2.406      2.896     20.38     9.935      8.114      8.958      8.936     -10.06    0.03

     AUSTRIA     9.490      8.210      2.098      2.346     11.81     9.788      8.177      8.442      8.457     -13.60    0.03

     C RICA      6.391      7.545      3.948      3.221    -18.43     6.904      7.863      7.119      6.818      -1.25    0.02

     ROMANIA     8.851      7.091      2.183      1.541    -29.43     8.785      7.064      6.734      6.448     -26.60    0.02

     IRELAND     4.980      3.865      0.575      1.688    193.72     4.514      4.707      4.702      4.978      10.29    0.02

     HUNGARY     5.728      3.303      1.109      1.732     56.22     4.427      3.967      3.766      3.927     -11.30    0.01

     HAITI       0.299      2.147      0.000      1.407  799211.5     0.252      2.501      3.029      3.553    1307.84    0.01

     BURMA       0.793      2.138      0.004      0.873  19736.87     0.296      2.566      2.761      3.006     916.93    0.01

     LITHUAN     1.712      2.632      0.561      0.733     30.63     1.882      2.860      2.713      2.804      48.95    0.01

     BAHRAIN     2.344      2.558      0.312      0.419     34.30     2.283      2.754      2.839      2.665      16.72    0.01

     BELARUS     3.434      1.462      0.479      1.589    232.10     3.578      1.388      2.167      2.573     -28.11    0.01

     NORWAY      2.564      2.586      0.422      0.219    -48.07     2.495      2.475      2.416      2.383      -4.47    0.01

     VENEZ       1.355      1.879      1.014      1.265     24.67     2.076      1.566      1.886      2.129       2.55    0.01

     MALTA       2.683      1.822      0.422      0.720     70.47     2.103      1.754      2.119      2.119       0.77    0.01

     JORDAN      2.132      1.191      0.013      0.780   6032.60     1.542      1.191      1.179      1.959      27.02    0.01

     NICARAG     0.232      1.376      0.003      0.381  11575.71     0.147      1.522      1.607      1.753    1094.46    0.01


     _WTO    28148.445  29732.609   6277.951   6995.256     11.43 28159.911  29858.833  30188.286  30449.914       8.13   99.98

     _OECD    4593.347   4623.408   1117.902   1217.735      8.93  4561.189   4638.927   4672.043   4723.241       3.55   15.51

     _W HEMI  2595.014   2740.768    635.776    707.296     11.25  2603.250   2764.886   2790.735   2812.288       8.03    9.23

     _NAFTA   2394.931   2519.285    587.224    635.751      8.26  2411.675   2540.387   2552.567   2567.813       6.47    8.43

     _ASEAN   1720.640   1721.438    383.331    397.637      3.73  1693.684   1720.973   1710.473   1735.743       2.48    5.70

     _EU28    1631.850   1593.815    398.013    408.761      2.70  1628.562   1600.448   1607.066   1604.563      -1.47    5.27

     _EU27    1631.680   1593.700    397.990    408.706      2.69  1628.437   1600.309   1606.919   1604.416      -1.48    5.27

     _CAFTA     86.804    107.062     23.087     41.527     79.87    85.203    113.080    119.440    125.502      47.30    0.41

     _SUB-SAH   17.544     14.833      2.592      3.702     42.83    17.015     15.569     15.876     15.943      -6.30    0.05

     _CBI        0.405      2.255      0.092      1.636   1681.86     0.356      2.828      3.276      3.800     966.47    0.01