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                                          |                                     |                                   May 1, 2018
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  3/2018 Data     |
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                                           Category  62:  MAN-MADE FIBER NON-APPAREL
                                                    Data in Million $$$

                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   14142.383  15637.897   2893.300   3880.967     34.14 13529.798  15951.638  16316.098  16625.564      22.88  100.00

     CHINA P  7361.736   8399.915   1326.733   1980.547     49.28  6919.863   8605.323   8858.803   9053.729      30.84   54.46

     MEXICO    897.231   1012.328    225.311    255.569     13.43   910.351   1026.805   1041.517   1042.585      14.53    6.27

     TURKEY    597.852    724.773    153.594    206.861     34.68   600.359    734.303    745.362    778.041      29.60    4.68

     INDIA     670.257    713.179    166.721    184.966     10.94   676.888    721.521    723.080    731.425       8.06    4.40

     CANADA    649.087    628.462    150.718    164.772      9.32   633.171    635.906    637.557    642.516       1.48    3.86

     VIETNAM   428.834    531.945     52.820    137.829    160.94   353.645    567.176    589.375    616.954      74.46    3.71

     KOR REP   517.757    503.259    121.410    125.614      3.46   510.266    499.983    503.641    507.462      -0.55    3.05

     CHINA T   441.078    430.023     92.854     92.353     -0.54   437.446    428.309    432.234    429.522      -1.81    2.58

     GERMANY   285.411    298.205     68.735     85.364     24.19   289.140    304.414    310.460    314.835       8.89    1.89

     JAPAN     312.267    307.262     74.667     79.256      6.14   309.133    305.744    307.972    311.850       0.88    1.88

     ITALY     256.546    261.013     52.134     70.348     34.94   244.133    268.334    274.789    279.226      14.37    1.68

     INDNSIA   144.811    141.944     28.333     38.105     34.49   133.322    144.198    148.562    151.716      13.80    0.91

     EGYPT     137.225    132.015     35.667     44.250     24.07   131.508    132.339    135.410    140.598       6.91    0.85

     THAILND   112.451    110.688     23.339     25.291      8.36   100.613    110.501    111.691    112.640      11.95    0.68

     BNGLDSH    96.406    111.319     37.406     38.020      1.64   100.378    108.219    113.638    111.933      11.51    0.67

     BELGIUM   111.732    113.694     28.373     25.598     -9.78   108.842    114.082    112.223    110.919       1.91    0.67

     PAKISTN    83.917     97.453     23.147     22.175     -4.20    85.266     96.858     96.404     96.480      13.15    0.58

     NETHLDS    84.567     90.679     19.976     23.660     18.45    87.544     92.128     92.976     94.363       7.79    0.57

     U KING     93.969     91.207     22.098     21.046     -4.76    93.151     91.386     91.344     90.154      -3.22    0.54

     FRANCE     87.297     84.615     19.593     22.579     15.24    83.711     85.043     86.290     87.601       4.65    0.53

     CAMBOD     31.573     62.319      2.609     21.089    708.19    24.555     71.344     76.034     80.798     229.06    0.49

     ISRAEL     77.326     70.519     19.823     17.412    -12.17    72.954     71.614     69.539     68.108      -6.64    0.41

     PHIL R     32.642     50.077      2.386     13.730    475.54    20.238     53.768     57.404     61.421     203.49    0.37

     SPAIN      45.412     51.875     12.889     13.217      2.54    47.200     52.096     52.759     52.202      10.60    0.31

     HG KONG    32.351     42.199      2.638      8.627    226.97    23.874     45.551     47.530     48.188     101.84    0.29

     SWITZLD    39.815     43.235     11.201     10.720     -4.30    42.030     43.075     42.977     42.753       1.72    0.26

     PORTUGL    27.061     40.986     10.790     10.388     -3.73    25.616     40.355     41.851     40.584      58.43    0.24

     CZECH      25.436     32.830      7.153     10.586     48.00    26.910     34.087     35.567     36.263      34.76    0.22

     LUXMBRG    54.449     33.596      8.439     10.232     21.25    45.986     34.433     34.002     35.389     -23.04    0.21

     S ARAB     33.850     32.285      7.509      9.521     26.79    31.600     35.456     34.270     34.296       8.53    0.21

     ARAB EM    26.187     29.526      9.267     10.332     11.49    26.909     27.859     29.573     30.591      13.68    0.18

     POLAND     35.114     29.160      7.199      6.760     -6.10    33.728     28.211     28.392     28.721     -14.84    0.17

     BRAZIL     23.781     25.925      5.555      4.657    -16.16    24.099     24.828     25.799     25.027       3.85    0.15

     DENMARK    13.841     21.666      3.316      3.950     19.14    14.018     22.369     22.227     22.300      59.08    0.13

     MALAYSA    20.181     21.337      5.232      5.664      8.26    19.851     21.177     21.313     21.769       9.66    0.13

     SWEDEN     21.073     20.463      4.616      5.181     12.25    20.467     20.202     20.017     21.029       2.75    0.13

     AUSTRAL    15.961     19.935      3.926      4.702     19.76    16.013     20.309     20.675     20.711      29.34    0.12

     SALVADR    11.801     15.144      3.015      8.360    177.28    10.915     16.620     19.049     20.489      87.71    0.12

     BURMA       5.557     15.467      0.022      4.262  18844.89     2.225     17.365     18.462     19.707     785.53    0.12

     AUSTRIA    11.763     14.749      3.616      4.329     19.70    12.467     14.718     15.428     15.461      24.02    0.09

     COLOMB     12.288     12.838      2.313      4.179     80.64    10.292     13.164     14.045     14.703      42.86    0.09

     LATVIA      7.556     11.826      1.556      3.066     97.02     7.557     12.570     12.887     13.336      76.46    0.08

     HONDURA    16.531     13.595      3.951      3.438    -12.97    16.792     13.195     12.851     13.082     -22.09    0.08

     ROMANIA    12.511     11.081      2.550      3.454     35.46    12.180     11.215     11.320     11.986      -1.60    0.07

     SLOVENI     9.976     11.058      2.853      3.621     26.94    10.810     10.874     12.251     11.827       9.41    0.07

     N ZEAL     10.420     11.679      2.910      2.297    -21.09    11.360     11.625     11.393     11.065      -2.59    0.07

     GUATMAL     5.712      9.345      1.490      3.120    109.36     5.372     10.197     10.563     10.975     104.28    0.07

     GREECE      8.974      9.679      2.357      2.671     13.34     8.716      9.795      9.910      9.993      14.65    0.06

     UKRAINE     2.089      6.183      1.080      4.289    297.09     3.090      6.200      7.492      9.392     203.91    0.06

     DOM REP     9.047      7.689      1.070      2.043     90.92     7.770      7.947      8.424      8.662      11.48    0.05

     REP SAF     7.753      8.035      1.716      1.733      1.00     8.056      7.951      8.257      8.052      -0.05    0.05

     FINLAND     6.575      7.215      1.494      1.552      3.88     7.005      7.295      7.199      7.273       3.83    0.04

     SLOVAK      6.847      6.005      1.537      1.317    -14.37     6.644      5.995      5.961      5.784     -12.95    0.03

     PERU        5.646      5.709      1.718      1.648     -4.03     5.938      5.480      5.780      5.640      -5.02    0.03

     SRI LKA     3.657      4.894      0.887      1.470     65.75     3.304      4.689      5.081      5.477      65.80    0.03

     IRELAND     5.588      4.422      0.701      1.666    137.59     5.173      5.002      5.088      5.387       4.13    0.03

     HAITI       0.120      2.722      0.000      1.666  576421.1     0.094      3.032      3.714      4.388    4554.19    0.03

     HUNGARY     4.830      3.632      1.135      1.163      2.44     4.554      3.849      3.717      3.660     -19.63    0.02

     NICARAG     0.964      2.562      0.008      0.919  10905.77     0.344      2.897      3.104      3.473     908.67    0.02

     LITHUAN     2.848      2.662      0.545      1.031     89.13     2.792      2.892      2.868      3.148      12.76    0.02

     C RICA      2.858      2.825      1.414      1.157    -18.19     3.018      2.994      2.692      2.567     -14.94    0.02

     RUSSIA     16.269      2.824      1.404      0.234    -83.31    13.450      2.378      1.951      1.654     -87.70    0.01

     NORWAY      1.664      1.550      0.071      0.063    -10.60     1.390      1.519      1.509      1.543      10.97    0.01

     BAHRAIN     1.344      1.340      0.156      0.216     38.34     1.280      1.440      1.484      1.400       9.39    0.01

     MALTA       0.710      0.691      0.121      0.173     43.28     0.534      0.653      0.743      0.744      39.14    0.00

     BELARUS     3.448      0.495      0.122      0.326    166.42     2.955      0.434      0.603      0.699     -76.35    0.00

     JORDAN      0.350      0.261      0.033      0.271    715.49     0.277      0.261      0.232      0.499      80.21    0.00

     VENEZ       0.175      0.214      0.096      0.154     61.44     0.237      0.211      0.244      0.273      15.09    0.00


     _WTO    14137.292  15635.618   2892.924   3880.006     34.12 13525.050  15949.226  16313.569  16622.701      22.90   99.98

     _OECD    3012.564   3142.694    718.473    835.334     16.27  2973.328   3174.638   3207.459   3259.554       9.63   19.61

     _W HEMI  1639.315   1742.233    397.479    452.253     13.78  1632.314   1766.248   1788.191   1797.007      10.09   10.81

     _NAFTA   1546.318   1640.790    376.029    420.340     11.78  1543.522   1662.711   1679.075   1685.102       9.17   10.14

     _EU28    1230.474   1261.866    285.158    334.430     17.28  1208.170   1280.676   1299.303   1311.139       8.52    7.89

     _EU27    1229.961   1261.549    285.068    334.241     17.25  1207.762   1280.267   1298.878   1310.722       8.52    7.88

     _ASEAN    776.464    934.639    114.902    246.082    114.17   654.760    986.438   1023.708   1065.820      62.78    6.41

     _CAFTA     46.913     51.159     10.949     19.037     73.88    44.212     53.850     56.684     59.248      34.01    0.36

     _SUB-SAH    8.791      9.207      1.913      1.936      1.20     8.922      9.163      9.462      9.230       3.45    0.06

     _CBI        0.239      2.848      0.092      1.733   1780.45     0.245      3.208      3.814      4.488    1735.53    0.03