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                                          |                                     |                                   May 1, 2018
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  3/2018 Data     |
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                                           Category 361:  COTTON SHEETS
                                         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    1444.518   1441.617    340.839    317.961     -6.71  1459.526   1439.139   1445.931   1418.739      -2.79  100.00

     INDIA     703.093    716.866    180.641    159.794    -11.54   712.481    716.951    719.674    696.019      -2.31   49.06

     CHINA P   312.180    293.375     67.006     66.546     -0.69   309.479    290.570    291.343    292.915      -5.35   20.65

     PAKISTN   229.174    227.636     59.228     57.436     -3.03   236.427    228.289    230.918    225.843      -4.48   15.92

     BAHRAIN    53.491     55.188     16.468     14.485    -12.04    56.225     53.695     54.554     53.205      -5.37    3.75

     TURKEY     51.979     50.815      0.300      2.570    756.42    51.678     50.928     50.922     53.085       2.72    3.74

     PORTUGL    37.724     40.168      4.200      6.938     65.19    35.829     42.536     42.105     42.906      19.75    3.02

     ITALY      20.417     19.110      4.595      4.195     -8.71    19.901     18.902     19.097     18.710      -5.98    1.32

     ISRAEL     11.361     15.691      3.355      1.744    -48.03    12.635     14.529     14.584     14.080      11.44    0.99

     CAMBOD      4.843      4.387      0.924      1.095     18.41     4.368      4.846      4.745      4.557       4.32    0.32

     EGYPT       3.023      4.648      1.360      1.193    -12.29     3.476      4.469      4.626      4.481      28.92    0.32

     MEXICO      2.437      2.440      0.172      0.001    -99.56     2.054      2.440      2.430      2.268      10.45    0.16

     TURKMEN     3.380      2.226      0.000      0.015       *       3.380      2.242      2.242      2.242     -33.68    0.16

     THAILND     2.066      1.299      0.669      0.257    -61.56     2.308      1.097      1.011      0.887     -61.57    0.06

     BNGLDSH     4.035      1.516      0.802      0.144    -82.09     4.258      1.382      1.229      0.858     -79.85    0.06

     GUATMAL     0.870      0.433      0.085      0.108     25.86     0.732      0.466      0.454      0.455     -37.84    0.03

     HG KONG     0.407      0.425      0.117      0.083    -28.93     0.402      0.454      0.428      0.391      -2.65    0.03


     _WTO     1440.980   1439.385    340.839    317.945     -6.72  1455.987   1436.891   1443.684   1416.492      -2.71   99.84

     _OECD     113.218    113.653      9.819     14.484     47.52   110.362    115.854    115.773    118.319       7.21    8.34

     _EU27      60.972     62.723      9.491     11.872     25.08    58.565     64.810     64.726     65.104      11.16    4.59

     _EU28      60.972     62.723      9.491     11.872     25.08    58.565     64.810     64.726     65.104      11.16    4.59

     _ASEAN      7.365      6.160      1.689      1.529     -9.49     7.119      6.444      6.312      6.000     -15.72    0.42

     _W HEMI     3.619      4.170      0.354      0.524     48.02     3.079      4.215      4.200      4.340      40.96    0.31

     _NAFTA      2.567      2.557      0.192      0.032    -83.38     2.156      2.560      2.551      2.396      11.12    0.17

     _CAFTA      1.005      0.735      0.157      0.181     15.59     0.885      0.776      0.770      0.759     -14.22    0.05