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                                          |                                     |                               January 3, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 11/2016 Data     |
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                                           Category  12:  TOTAL FABRIC IMPORTS
                                                    Data in Million $$$

                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    6241.017   6469.500   5964.568   5659.349     -5.12  6495.802   6191.835   6160.933   6164.280      -5.10  100.00

     CHINA P  1799.444   1959.658   1805.203   1702.669     -5.68  1963.138   1842.534   1841.484   1857.123      -5.40   30.13

     KOR REP   528.193    510.823    472.923    456.181     -3.54   518.377    486.791    491.634    494.081      -4.69    8.02

     INDIA     351.065    376.444    347.520    351.165      1.05   376.658    379.197    376.228    380.088       0.91    6.17

     CANADA    398.943    389.674    362.006    341.607     -5.63   392.726    372.630    370.563    369.276      -5.97    5.99

     JAPAN     349.531    353.522    323.506    334.357      3.35   352.662    358.293    362.907    364.373       3.32    5.91

     MEXICO    322.671    317.528    293.738    308.734      5.11   319.266    329.543    331.656    332.524       4.15    5.39

     ITALY     351.012    360.791    327.875    298.251     -9.04   363.960    340.501    339.473    331.166      -9.01    5.37

     CHINA T   345.792    364.088    338.146    305.151     -9.76   362.377    329.631    328.432    331.093      -8.63    5.37

     GERMANY   249.400    235.413    218.615    227.107      3.88   238.004    240.701    240.885    243.905       2.48    3.96

     TURKEY    166.586    198.268    182.986    174.051     -4.88   197.858    192.245    191.069    189.333      -4.31    3.07

     VIETNAM   228.256    221.511    207.210    174.596    -15.74   229.991    195.623    193.706    188.897     -17.87    3.06

     U KING     97.764    105.613     97.292     87.457    -10.11   105.027     99.042     97.487     95.778      -8.81    1.55

     PAKISTN   114.597    115.293    107.432     86.362    -19.61   117.672     94.194     91.901     94.222     -19.93    1.53

     THAILND    86.476     84.457     77.636     75.498     -2.75    85.818     83.689     83.686     82.319      -4.08    1.34

     FRANCE     96.949     83.554     76.105     69.720     -8.39    83.741     78.685     78.514     77.170      -7.85    1.25

     ISRAEL    116.775     98.567     91.413     62.730    -31.38   100.365     74.840     71.150     69.884     -30.37    1.13

     LUXMBRG    33.288     82.289     75.664     51.997    -31.28    78.549     83.915     62.264     58.623     -25.37    0.95

     BELGIUM    66.579     63.820     58.826     51.116    -13.11    64.056     57.009     56.815     56.110     -12.40    0.91

     INDNSIA    49.819     52.910     47.170     48.793      3.44    50.728     54.681     54.342     54.533       7.50    0.88

     NETHLDS    50.099     48.419     44.690     46.958      5.08    49.099     49.879     50.273     50.687       3.24    0.82

     SWITZLD    43.589     42.893     39.550     39.305     -0.62    43.624     41.858     42.909     42.648      -2.24    0.69

     SPAIN      32.760     31.735     28.991     32.040     10.52    31.188     34.733     34.883     34.785      11.53    0.56

     S ARAB     39.131     31.768     29.942     32.394      8.19    33.870     32.801     34.658     34.220       1.03    0.56

     ARAB EM    44.988     40.885     37.251     28.564    -23.32    42.324     35.586     34.123     32.198     -23.92    0.52

     BRAZIL     29.350     28.727     26.416     23.110    -12.51    29.095     27.811     26.686     25.421     -12.63    0.41

     POLAND     24.489     22.770     20.397     22.320      9.43    21.619     24.076     24.390     24.693      14.22    0.40

     RUSSIA      0.429      5.204      4.053     15.707    287.54     4.061     18.102     17.579     16.857     315.14    0.27

     SWEDEN     15.615     15.063     13.893     15.210      9.48    15.438     17.145     16.212     16.379       6.09    0.27

     AUSTRAL    13.954     18.718     16.546     13.927    -15.83    17.710     16.718     16.723     16.098      -9.10    0.26

     CZECH      16.472     12.155     11.337     13.684     20.69    12.609     14.315     14.440     14.501      15.01    0.24

     HG KONG     7.734     12.419     10.861     11.051      1.75    11.371     13.815     13.307     12.609      10.89    0.20

     N ZEAL     12.666     13.857     12.638     10.978    -13.14    13.479     12.617     12.150     12.197      -9.51    0.20

     COLOMB      8.593     11.039     10.064      8.682    -13.73    11.011     10.059      9.831      9.657     -12.30    0.16

     AUSTRIA    10.613     10.050      9.308      8.441     -9.31    10.143      9.535      9.188      9.184      -9.46    0.15

     IRELAND    10.270     11.685     10.558      7.691    -27.15    11.265      9.020      8.619      8.818     -21.72    0.14

     MALAYSA     8.638     10.489      9.593      7.762    -19.09    10.250      8.363      8.614      8.657     -15.54    0.14

     DENMARK    10.530     10.920      9.727      7.298    -24.97    10.344      9.221      8.828      8.491     -17.91    0.14

     PORTUGL    10.658     12.061     10.981      7.091    -35.43    11.672      8.571      8.541      8.171     -30.00    0.13

     SLOVENI     5.361      6.867      5.408      6.402     18.38     5.737      7.187      7.300      7.861      37.01    0.13

     GREECE      8.776      8.852      8.514      7.171    -15.77     8.985      7.875      7.717      7.509     -16.42    0.12

     PERU        6.264      6.057      5.368      5.968     11.17     5.996      6.491      6.696      6.657      11.02    0.11

     REP SAF     7.095      7.832      7.488      6.181    -17.45     8.686      6.808      6.645      6.526     -24.88    0.11

     TURKMEN     4.084      4.907      4.456      5.510     23.65     4.607      5.534      5.679      5.961      29.40    0.10

     SALVADR     5.767      6.425      5.921      5.378     -9.17     6.180      5.874      5.749      5.882      -4.83    0.10

     SLOVAK      1.820      2.549      2.143      5.194    142.33     2.291      4.939      5.042      5.600     144.47    0.09

     FINLAND     4.488      7.732      7.512      5.124    -31.79     7.799      5.838      5.586      5.344     -31.49    0.09

     ROMANIA     2.656      3.597      3.391      5.130     51.29     3.660      4.565      5.175      5.336      45.79    0.09

     GUATMAL     2.686      4.404      3.959      4.089      3.29     4.494      4.799      4.681      4.534       0.89    0.07

     CAMBOD      1.172      3.378      3.112      3.680     18.24     3.326      4.248      4.413      3.945      18.61    0.06

     HONDURA     0.954      0.810      0.755      2.342    209.96     0.843      0.967      0.942      2.397     184.33    0.04

     DOM REP     2.216      1.423      1.318      2.262     71.68     1.600      2.080      2.280      2.367      47.96    0.04

     NORWAY      1.709      2.202      2.040      1.783    -12.63     2.223      1.830      1.892      1.945     -12.51    0.03

     PHIL R      2.169      2.905      2.850      1.652    -42.06     2.935      2.078      1.686      1.707     -41.86    0.03

     BAHRAIN     1.813      1.179      1.089      1.556     42.85     1.234      1.496      1.601      1.646      33.34    0.03

     EGYPT       2.984      3.905      3.637      1.141    -68.63     3.875      1.676      1.610      1.409     -63.65    0.02

     SRI LKA     0.926      1.489      1.411      1.318     -6.60     1.433      1.530      1.429      1.395      -2.65    0.02

     MALTA       1.076      0.334      0.253      0.576    127.21     0.254      0.577      0.660      0.656     158.29    0.01


     _WTO     6234.372   6460.872   5956.468   5649.961     -5.15  6486.979   6182.620   6151.267   6154.366      -5.13   99.84

     _OECD    2257.437   2300.394   2119.932   1997.760     -5.76  2310.555   2215.786   2192.128   2178.222      -5.73   35.34

     _EU28    1110.415   1142.324   1047.081    982.221     -6.19  1141.483   1113.495   1088.539   1077.464      -5.61   17.48

     _EU27    1110.224   1141.662   1046.544    981.715     -6.19  1140.883   1112.918   1087.965   1076.833      -5.61   17.47

     _W HEMI   791.863    778.187    720.635    716.105     -0.63   783.348    774.694    773.867    773.657      -1.24   12.55

     _NAFTA    721.614    707.203    655.744    650.341     -0.82   711.992    702.173    702.219    701.799      -1.43   11.38

     _ASEAN    376.861    375.999    347.856    312.168    -10.26   383.345    348.932    346.687    340.311     -11.23    5.52

     _CAFTA     12.525     13.521     12.249     14.863     21.34    13.526     14.665     14.579     16.135      19.29    0.26

     _SUB-SAH    7.624      8.229      7.875      6.465    -17.90     9.097      7.063      6.935      6.819     -25.04    0.11