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                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  3/2018 Data     |
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                                           Category 218:  FABRICS OF YARNS OF DIFF. COLORS
                                         Data in Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                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     118.941    119.481     29.283     27.661     -5.54   118.235    119.844    119.578    117.859      -0.32  100.00

     CHINA P    29.310     28.758      7.449      6.488    -12.90    30.068     28.461     28.161     27.796      -7.55   23.58

     ITALY      21.870     24.035      5.792      6.265      8.17    22.906     24.453     24.645     24.508       6.99   20.79

     MEXICO     16.782     16.598      3.524      4.330     22.86    15.299     17.276     17.530     17.404      13.76   14.77

     INDIA      14.911     15.936      4.302      3.775    -12.24    15.877     15.849     15.602     15.409      -2.95   13.07

     JAPAN       7.767      9.130      2.059      1.327    -35.56     7.685      9.242      9.070      8.398       9.27    7.13

     TURKEY      8.964      7.248      1.978      1.508    -23.78     8.740      6.901      6.711      6.777     -22.45    5.75

     SPAIN       3.673      3.029      0.792      0.826      4.35     3.185      3.039      3.159      3.063      -3.84    2.60

     GERMANY     1.712      1.718      0.394      0.399      1.15     1.330      1.797      1.703      1.723      29.58    1.46


     _WTO      118.611    119.470     29.283     27.563     -5.87   118.050    119.787    119.516    117.750      -0.25   99.91

     _OECD      43.707     43.261     10.589     10.672      0.78    43.434     43.471     43.630     43.344      -0.21   36.78

     _EU27      32.840     34.457      8.286      8.857      6.90    32.956     35.015     35.340     35.028       6.29   29.72

     _EU28      32.840     34.457      8.286      8.857      6.90    32.956     35.015     35.340     35.028       6.29   29.72

     _W HEMI    18.584     18.540      3.932      4.710     19.77    17.232     19.213     19.446     19.317      12.10   16.39

     _NAFTA     17.200     17.126      3.648      4.392     20.38    15.750     17.810     18.056     17.870      13.46   15.16