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                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 11/2016 Data     |
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                                           Category 218:  FABRICS OF YARNS OF DIFF. COLORS
                                             Data in M2.,  1.00 M2 per M2.. 

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE 11/2016
   Country      2014       2015      11/2015    11/2016  % Change   11/2015     9/2016    10/2016    11/2016   % Change % Share


     WORLD     35036189  37366433   33788340   36038413      6.66  36744807   38551931   39204957   39616506       7.82  100.00

     CHINA P   13399072  16532888   14826443   18429220     24.30  16041322   19039256   20070321   20135665      25.52   50.83

     INDIA      4772063   5947808    5339033    5124244     -4.02   5740047    5623903    5475274    5733019      -0.12   14.47

     ITALY      4133992   2941296    2582899    2777884      7.55   2869227    2937715    3115690    3136281       9.31    7.92

     TURKEY     3013381   2328428    2190623    1852815    -15.42   2445471    1987167    1896809    1990620     -18.60    5.02

     MEXICO     1866368   1768820    1584380    1546329     -2.40   1707720    1778924    1727023    1730769       1.35    4.37

     JAPAN      2083743   1659560    1584167    1139130    -28.09   1744013    1276504    1188375    1214523     -30.36    3.07

     SPAIN      1062663   1089112    1050147     934607    -11.00   1101492    1054339    1032536     973572     -11.61    2.46

     PORTUGL     668241    867764     810232     378532    -53.28    853302     433397     421979     436064     -48.90    1.10


     _WTO      35035827  37359374   33781281   35792484      5.95  36737748   38306002   38959028   39370577       7.17   99.38

     _OECD     10199365   8689568    7911280    7163482     -9.45   8727312    7928721    7973012    7941770      -9.00   20.05

     _EU27      6756839   6230701    5596721    5090792     -9.04   6137825    5703804    5823583    5724772      -6.73   14.45

     _EU28      6756839   6230701    5596721    5090792     -9.04   6137825    5703804    5823583    5724772      -6.73   14.45

     _W HEMI    2471352   2305775    2092656    2304304     10.11   2287524    2446383    2384928    2517423      10.05    6.35

     _NAFTA     2098773   1893122    1699487    1638301     -3.60   1837615    1886135    1836628    1831936      -0.31    4.62