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                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  3/2018 Data     |
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                                           Category 629:  OTHER MMF FABRICS OF STAP/FIL
                                             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     39121671  39741782    8995689   10509508     16.83  38057164   39040542   39907937   41255601       8.40  100.00

     CHINA P   21696410  20572804    4782379    6151953     28.64  21556954   20292740   21125525   21942378       1.79   53.19

     INDNSIA    1188565   5151344    1003619     668956    -33.35   2184759    4789081    4719139    4816681     120.47   11.68

     INDIA      3204055   3253312     835295     926998     10.98   3221981    3339802    3302800    3345015       3.82    8.11

     CANADA     3518350   2167184     365218    1140345    212.24   2386269    2488233    2698036    2942311      23.30    7.13

     TURKEY     2314266   2403837     399507     619270     55.01   2081783    2546407    2528366    2623600      26.03    6.36

     PAKISTN    1110003   1558149     188645     237511     25.90   1145550    1495147    1602801    1607015      40.28    3.90

     CHINA T    2274665   1890564     684777     158055    -76.92   1919717    1430647    1324544    1363842     -28.96    3.31

     KOR REP     978139    501570     231373      98110    -57.60   1050941     388289     361377     368307     -64.95    0.89


     _WTO      39121173  39741078    8995644   10509508     16.83  38056659   39039853   39907248   41254942       8.40  100.00

     _OECD      8458487   6706692    1327755    2226628     67.70   7145599    7066336    7247769    7605565       6.44   18.44

     _ASEAN     1289714   5278500    1011831     678193    -32.97   2265303    4917258    4847292    4944862     118.29   11.99

     _W HEMI    4225609   2336297     434352    1212673    179.19   2798871    2650083    2866120    3114618      11.28    7.55

     _NAFTA     4104002   2239550     396312    1170017    195.23   2671061    2555019    2762799    3013255      12.81    7.30

     _EU27      1633820   1605576     328315     364716     11.09   1613397    1614053    1631044    1641977       1.77    3.98

     _EU28      1633820   1605576     328315     364716     11.09   1613397    1614053    1631044    1641977       1.77    3.98