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                                          |                                     |                                   May 1, 2018
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  3/2018 Data     |
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                                           Category 300:  CARDED COTTON YARN
                                         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      36.596     33.225     10.279      9.063    -11.83    38.686     33.524     32.910     32.009     -17.26  100.00

     PAKISTN    10.908     10.029      3.815      3.269    -14.31    12.509     10.091     10.410      9.483     -24.19   29.63

     MEXICO      8.316      7.469      2.204      1.374    -37.66     8.266      7.561      6.935      6.639     -19.69   20.74

     INDIA       6.360      5.674      1.955      2.025      3.54     6.977      5.633      5.511      5.743     -17.68   17.94

     SPAIN       3.207      2.852      0.639      0.912     42.77     3.042      2.987      3.087      3.125       2.73    9.76

     CHINA P     2.709      1.334      0.385      0.233    -39.53     2.720      1.351      1.311      1.181     -56.56    3.69

     CANADA      0.983      1.086      0.247      0.132    -46.28     0.880      1.067      0.969      0.972      10.44    3.04

     TURKEY      0.547      0.809      0.157      0.281     79.58     0.575      0.880      0.813      0.933      62.34    2.92

     INDNSIA     1.193      1.039      0.206      0.000   -100.00     1.309      0.956      0.886      0.834     -36.29    2.60

     EGYPT       0.159      0.658      0.048      0.112    133.45     0.097      0.742      0.694      0.722     641.73    2.25

     KOR REP     0.581      0.056      0.021      0.014    -33.93     0.438      0.035      0.035      0.049     -88.90    0.15


     _WTO       36.596     33.225     10.279      9.063    -11.83    38.686     33.524     32.910     32.009     -17.26  100.00

     _W HEMI     9.626      9.005      2.593      1.793    -30.87     9.547      9.165      8.384      8.204     -14.06   25.63

     _NAFTA      9.298      8.555      2.451      1.507    -38.53     9.146      8.628      7.904      7.610     -16.79   23.78

     _OECD       6.214      5.674      1.270      1.670     31.43     5.821      5.865      5.932      6.073       4.33   18.97

     _EU27       4.105      3.724      0.846      1.242     46.78     3.931      3.884      4.115      4.120       4.80   12.87

     _EU28       4.105      3.724      0.846      1.242     46.78     3.931      3.884      4.115      4.120       4.80   12.87

     _ASEAN      1.510      1.586      0.408      0.069    -83.17     1.759      1.381      1.310      1.247     -29.11    3.90