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                                          |                                     |                                   May 1, 2018
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  3/2018 Data     |
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                                           Category  12:  TOTAL FABRIC IMPORTS
                                                    Data in Million $$$

                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    6138.210   6063.289   1424.710   1527.187      7.19  6091.183   6073.833   6124.554   6165.766       1.22  100.00

     CHINA P  1862.528   1845.256    428.336    462.540      7.99  1873.356   1839.422   1865.811   1879.460       0.33   30.48

     KOR REP   496.495    472.210    114.725    117.488      2.41   488.920    468.916    470.913    474.972      -2.85    7.70

     INDIA     375.391    388.127     92.818    101.764      9.64   376.946    393.317    395.033    397.073       5.34    6.44

     CANADA    364.790    363.227     85.806    102.948     19.98   354.215    370.206    374.181    380.369       7.38    6.17

     MEXICO    332.137    353.279     84.533     97.595     15.45   336.636    355.309    361.068    366.342       8.82    5.94

     JAPAN     364.361    352.898     83.842     87.768      4.68   356.933    351.824    354.137    356.824      -0.03    5.79

     ITALY     324.531    321.750     74.078     80.092      8.12   321.509    326.212    328.577    327.764       1.95    5.32

     CHINA T   328.614    313.411     68.132     64.390     -5.49   327.510    311.083    313.981    309.669      -5.45    5.02

     GERMANY   250.126    259.415     60.647     76.669     26.42   253.899    265.177    271.029    275.437       8.48    4.47

     TURKEY    187.749    187.866     44.182     52.460     18.74   183.564    189.208    190.399    196.144       6.85    3.18

     VIETNAM   188.572    187.707     39.546     36.321     -8.16   184.228    185.910    181.423    184.481       0.14    2.99

     PAKISTN    95.246    103.926     23.599     24.915      5.58    96.420    103.323    103.034    105.243       9.15    1.71

     U KING     93.590     93.694     22.275     22.971      3.12    91.165     93.760     94.135     94.390       3.54    1.53

     FRANCE     74.417     70.546     17.372     17.196     -1.01    71.726     70.159     70.103     70.371      -1.89    1.14

     THAILND    81.812     70.884     21.680     14.384    -33.65    80.396     69.148     66.203     63.588     -20.91    1.03

     BELGIUM    55.569     57.716     14.086     14.128      0.30    55.184     57.157     57.242     57.758       4.67    0.94

     ISRAEL     66.410     57.435     15.894     12.681    -20.21    62.084     57.780     55.933     54.222     -12.66    0.88

     NETHLDS    51.482     51.000     12.344     12.423      0.64    52.602     51.841     52.713     51.078      -2.90    0.83

     INDNSIA    52.883     47.245     11.018     10.537     -4.37    49.437     47.293     47.323     46.764      -5.41    0.76

     SWITZLD    43.165     46.010     11.982     11.004     -8.16    44.920     45.745     45.543     45.032       0.25    0.73

     SPAIN      35.196     44.184     10.660     11.039      3.55    37.401     44.600     45.502     44.562      19.15    0.72

     LUXMBRG    54.449     33.609      8.438     10.230     21.24    45.985     34.446     34.016     35.402     -23.02    0.57

     S ARAB     33.509     32.136      7.447      9.503     27.61    31.241     35.319     34.163     34.193       9.45    0.55

     BRAZIL     25.451     27.429      6.058      5.218    -13.87    26.020     26.351     27.304     26.589       2.19    0.43

     POLAND     24.178     20.312      5.258      4.660    -11.36    23.688     19.274     19.410     19.715     -16.77    0.32

     ARAB EM    29.353     18.301      3.517      4.230     20.28    22.679     18.339     18.684     19.014     -16.16    0.31

     AUSTRAL    14.990     17.888      3.858      4.395     13.90    15.190     18.119     18.518     18.424      21.29    0.30

     CZECH      14.732     16.214      3.409      4.917     44.23    15.163     16.624     17.242     17.722      16.88    0.29

     SWEDEN     16.711     16.180      3.595      3.435     -4.45    15.948     15.759     15.227     16.020       0.46    0.26

     MALAYSA     8.462     12.344      2.741      3.235     18.03     9.551     11.988     12.320     12.838      34.41    0.21

     COLOMB      9.580     10.632      1.858      3.373     81.52     8.229     10.897     11.665     12.147      47.61    0.20

     PORTUGL     7.966     11.011      2.181      2.201      0.89     8.504     10.797     11.018     11.031      29.71    0.18

     N ZEAL     11.805     11.749      3.287      2.177    -33.76    12.347     11.370     10.938     10.639     -13.83    0.17

     AUSTRIA     8.989      9.067      2.298      2.615     13.80     9.045      9.072      9.342      9.384       3.75    0.15

     GREECE      7.766      8.113      2.194      2.313      5.43     7.658      8.036      8.207      8.232       7.49    0.13

     SLOVENI     6.630      7.355      2.043      2.856     39.78     7.670      7.220      8.640      8.168       6.50    0.13

     HG KONG    11.650      7.089      1.230      1.958     59.15     9.445      7.700      7.846      7.816     -17.25    0.13

     DENMARK     7.898      7.323      1.497      1.743     16.39     6.945      7.283      7.210      7.569       8.99    0.12

     IRELAND     8.330      6.627      1.529      2.223     45.35     7.851      7.087      7.018      7.321      -6.75    0.12

     GUATMAL     4.365      6.391      1.419      2.095     47.60     4.926      6.776      6.750      7.066      43.44    0.11

     PERU        6.345      6.800      1.779      1.876      5.46     6.657      6.651      6.802      6.897       3.61    0.11

     SALVADR     5.953      7.321      1.920      1.312    -31.66     6.365      6.944      7.044      6.713       5.47    0.11

     FINLAND     5.571      5.949      1.298      1.125    -13.37     5.995      6.010      5.854      5.775      -3.66    0.09

     CAMBOD      4.030      4.859      1.145      2.035     77.69     4.216      4.988      5.296      5.749      36.36    0.09

     ROMANIA     5.967      5.917      1.948      1.462    -24.95     6.460      5.760      5.437      5.430     -15.94    0.09

     HONDURA     2.411      4.977      0.600      0.560     -6.64     2.750      5.068      5.133      4.937      79.54    0.08

     SLOVAK      5.541      5.321      1.554      0.869    -44.09     6.092      5.071      4.992      4.635     -23.91    0.08

     REP SAF     6.539      3.702      0.860      1.115     29.60     6.016      3.743      3.996      3.956     -34.23    0.06

     TURKMEN     6.313      4.318      1.175      0.784    -33.28     5.944      4.049      3.858      3.927     -33.93    0.06

     DOM REP     2.455      2.334      0.570      1.676    193.85     2.266      2.291      2.994      3.440      51.81    0.06

     SRI LKA     1.425      2.883      0.360      0.899    149.35     1.245      2.784      3.123      3.422     174.79    0.06

     NORWAY      2.461      2.528      0.362      0.384      6.06     2.243      2.488      2.538      2.550      13.68    0.04

     RUSSIA     16.162      3.305      1.511      0.434    -71.28    13.392      2.553      2.155      2.228     -83.36    0.04

     EGYPT       1.154      1.217      0.216      0.566    162.41     0.583      1.233      1.390      1.567     168.79    0.03

     BAHRAIN     1.730      1.377      0.248      0.349     40.99     1.523      1.430      1.450      1.478      -2.94    0.02

     PHIL R      1.697      1.741      0.511      0.192    -62.54     1.711      1.438      1.367      1.421     -16.95    0.02

     MALTA       0.654      0.497      0.160      0.171      6.85     0.573      0.501      0.508      0.508     -11.39    0.01

     VENEZ       0.175      0.137      0.064      0.156    143.59     0.206      0.134      0.169      0.229      11.41    0.00


     _WTO     6127.982   6055.407   1422.939   1525.830      7.23  6082.017   6066.451   6117.239   6158.298       1.25   99.88

     _OECD    2164.332   2135.314    507.594    561.308     10.58  2133.024   2150.769   2168.252   2189.028       2.63   35.50

     _EU28    1067.462   1061.159    250.720    278.113     10.93  1058.368   1072.096   1083.789   1088.552       2.85   17.65

     _EU27    1066.956   1060.864    250.658    277.959     10.89  1057.993   1071.727   1083.415   1088.165       2.85   17.65

     _W HEMI   768.995    796.316    187.995    219.387     16.70   763.706    804.264    816.611    827.708       8.38   13.42

     _NAFTA    696.927    716.506    170.339    200.543     17.73   690.851    725.516    735.248    746.710       8.09   12.11

     _ASEAN    337.627    324.934     76.731     66.705    -13.07   329.727    320.887    314.052    314.909      -4.49    5.11

     _CAFTA     16.085     21.567      4.842      5.835     20.51    17.393     21.700     22.402     22.560      29.70    0.37

     _SUB-SAH    6.865      4.181      0.945      1.294     36.94     6.382      4.256      4.547      4.530     -29.02    0.07