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                                          |                                     |                                   May 1, 2018
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  3/2018 Data     |
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                                           Category 607:  OTHER STAPLE FIBER 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      70.297     60.132     16.871     16.400     -2.79    72.404     59.730     60.149     59.661     -17.60  100.00

     CHINA P    21.019     15.288      4.630      3.543    -23.48    22.875     14.468     14.894     14.201     -37.92   23.80

     INDNSIA    13.929     12.249      3.229      4.167     29.03    14.354     12.712     12.533     13.187      -8.13   22.10

     CANADA     15.827     10.669      3.340      2.488    -25.52    15.211     10.470      9.944      9.817     -35.46   16.45

     MEXICO      5.346      6.640      1.531      1.570      2.56     5.673      6.599      6.645      6.679      17.73   11.20

     KOR REP     5.351      3.683      1.035      2.079    100.82     5.223      4.142      4.859      4.726      -9.52    7.92

     INDIA       4.660      5.314      2.170      1.072    -50.59     5.065      4.741      4.584      4.216     -16.77    7.07

     THAILND     0.921      1.444      0.063      0.240    282.23     0.662      1.576      1.593      1.622     144.90    2.72

     BELGIUM     0.042      1.205      0.190      0.175     -7.49     0.215      1.231      1.260      1.191     454.05    2.00

     CHINA T     1.057      0.876      0.188      0.159    -15.60     1.089      0.889      0.878      0.847     -22.25    1.42


     _WTO       70.297     60.107     16.871     16.400     -2.79    72.404     59.706     60.124     59.637     -17.63   99.96

     _OECD      22.336     17.332      4.894      5.521     12.80    21.732     17.795     18.020     17.958     -17.36   30.10

     _W HEMI    21.253     17.364      4.871      4.058    -16.69    20.961     17.124     16.644     16.551     -21.04   27.74

     _NAFTA     21.173     17.309      4.871      4.058    -16.69    20.884     17.069     16.589     16.496     -21.01   27.65

     _ASEAN     15.044     13.713      3.292      4.407     33.86    15.081     14.307     14.145     14.828      -1.68   24.85

     _EU27       1.359      3.278      0.497      0.961     93.28     1.470      3.487      3.549      3.741     154.43    6.27

     _EU28       1.359      3.278      0.497      0.961     93.28     1.470      3.487      3.549      3.741     154.43    6.27