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                                          |                                     |                                   May 1, 2018
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  3/2018 Data     |
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                                           Category 313:  COTTON SHEETING FABRIC
                                         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     276.939    273.304     53.594     63.116     17.77   268.080    276.536    281.834    282.827       5.50  100.00

     CHINA P    90.051     86.769     13.487     17.545     30.08    88.335     88.063     90.362     90.827       2.82   32.11

     KOR REP    84.220     75.629     16.352     18.313     11.99    78.898     76.375     77.853     77.589      -1.66   27.43

     PAKISTN    43.952     52.459     10.038     13.088     30.38    44.079     53.096     54.059     55.509      25.93   19.63

     JAPAN      25.433     23.630      4.812      5.641     17.21    23.396     24.129     24.443     24.458       4.54    8.65

     THAILND     7.846      9.235      2.317      1.510    -34.83     7.021      9.264      8.943      8.428      20.03    2.98

     INDNSIA     5.736      8.120      1.951      2.229     14.29     6.314      7.914      8.584      8.398      33.02    2.97

     INDIA       8.215      7.374      2.590      1.943    -25.00     8.818      7.477      7.127      6.726     -23.72    2.38

     MALAYSA     1.274      2.852      0.352      0.986    180.58     1.626      2.876      3.098      3.487     114.54    1.23

     GERMANY     2.450      2.930      0.439      0.762     73.50     2.315      2.916      3.034      3.253      40.53    1.15

     TURKMEN     1.981      0.699      0.328      0.000   -100.00     1.977      0.659      0.567      0.371     -81.23    0.13

     ARAB EM     1.158      0.021      0.000      0.000       *       0.822      0.021      0.021      0.021     -97.43    0.01


     _WTO      274.947    272.598     53.263     63.100     18.47   266.093    275.870    281.246    282.435       6.14   99.86

     _OECD      90.691     81.675     17.655     19.868     12.53    85.193     82.413     83.982     83.888      -1.53   29.66

     _ASEAN     14.858     20.217      4.626      4.726      2.15    14.969     20.056     20.628     20.316      35.72    7.18

     _EU27       5.196      5.018      1.024      1.203     17.51     5.063      4.911      4.931      5.197       2.64    1.84

     _EU28       5.196      5.018      1.024      1.203     17.51     5.063      4.911      4.931      5.197       2.64    1.84