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                                          |                                     |                                   May 1, 2018
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  3/2018 Data     |
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                                           Category 810:  WOVEN FAB, SILK BLD/N-COT VEG FIB
                                         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     117.303    113.176     27.679     31.488     13.76   114.494    112.605    114.325    116.985       2.18  100.00

     CHINA P    32.092     28.606      7.226      8.262     14.33    30.692     28.439     28.575     29.641      -3.42   25.34

     BELGIUM    19.796     20.042      4.495      4.910      9.23    18.699     20.049     20.341     20.457       9.40   17.49

     ITALY      19.532     18.056      4.591      5.033      9.62    19.081     18.248     18.342     18.497      -3.06   15.81

     INDIA      14.601     12.516      3.404      3.199     -6.04    14.589     12.280     12.273     12.310     -15.62   10.52

     BELARUS     2.883      2.763      0.416      0.205    -50.64     2.369      2.539      2.537      2.553       7.76    2.18

     KOR REP     3.054      2.648      0.740      0.403    -45.54     2.855      2.543      2.386      2.311     -19.03    1.98

     INDNSIA     0.351      0.659      0.134      0.098    -27.19     0.415      0.587      0.623      0.623      49.87    0.53


     _WTO      114.418    110.412     27.262     31.282     14.75   112.123    110.065    111.786    114.432       2.06   97.82

     _OECD      59.354     58.781     14.037     15.979     13.83    57.930     59.150     60.066     60.723       4.82   51.91

     _EU27      53.200     53.030     12.467     14.697     17.89    51.799     53.628     54.653     55.260       6.68   47.24

     _EU28      53.200     53.030     12.467     14.697     17.89    51.799     53.628     54.653     55.260       6.68   47.24

     _W HEMI     2.527      3.531      0.723      2.015    178.64     2.767      3.547      4.375      4.822      74.26    4.12

     _ASEAN      3.323      3.910      1.066      1.048     -1.65     3.584      3.857      3.798      3.893       8.63    3.33

     _CAFTA      0.599      1.219      0.155      1.292    734.95     0.564      1.252      1.922      2.356     317.90    2.01