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                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  3/2018 Data     |
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                                           Category 619:
POLYESTER FILAMENT FABRIC, LIGHT-WEIGHT
                                         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     179.955    155.251     39.254     41.462      5.62   174.734    154.006    155.342    157.459      -9.89  100.00

     CHINA P    74.286     67.470     17.385     17.397      0.07    74.357     66.111     66.495     67.481      -9.25   42.86

     KOR REP    37.153     30.498      7.266      8.452     16.32    35.779     30.437     31.381     31.684     -11.45   20.12

     CHINA T    11.680     13.674      3.230      3.332      3.15    12.572     13.231     13.399     13.776       9.58    8.75

     TURKEY     16.844     13.931      3.707      2.832    -23.60    15.584     13.533     13.268     13.056     -16.22    8.29

     CANADA     12.483      8.217      1.577      3.963    151.29    10.181      9.192      9.943     10.603       4.15    6.73

     INDIA       4.798      2.883      0.691      0.929     34.42     4.204      2.960      3.001      3.121     -25.78    1.98

     GERMANY     4.837      2.900      1.067      0.736    -31.00     4.518      2.716      2.622      2.570     -43.13    1.63

     JAPAN       3.192      2.671      0.726      0.590    -18.69     3.126      2.582      2.627      2.535     -18.89    1.61

     MEXICO      1.359      0.921      0.151      0.747    394.68     1.159      0.990      1.197      1.517      30.93    0.96

     MALAYSA     2.128      1.755      0.606      0.325    -46.44     2.316      1.665      1.590      1.473     -36.39    0.94

     THAILND     1.222      1.064      0.263      0.399     51.58     0.730      1.380      1.272      1.200      64.37    0.76

     VIETNAM     2.055      0.906      0.359      0.141    -60.77     1.872      0.829      0.690      0.687     -63.27    0.44


     _WTO      179.941    155.235     39.254     41.460      5.62   174.721    153.990    155.326    157.441      -9.89   99.99

     _OECD      76.401     61.500     15.181     17.204     13.33    71.562     61.889     62.758     63.523     -11.23   40.34

     _W HEMI    15.218      9.918      1.944      4.837    148.80    12.562     10.959     11.832     12.811       1.98    8.14

     _NAFTA     13.843      9.138      1.728      4.711    172.56    11.339     10.181     11.140     12.120       6.89    7.70

     _EU27       9.305      8.030      2.379      1.795    -24.53     9.236      7.982      7.414      7.447     -19.37    4.73

     _EU28       9.305      8.030      2.379      1.795    -24.53     9.236      7.982      7.414      7.447     -19.37    4.73

     _ASEAN      6.436      4.594      1.436      1.069    -25.55     5.944      4.772      4.523      4.227     -28.89    2.68