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                                          |                                     |                               January 3, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 11/2016 Data     |
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                                           Category 226:  CHEESECLOTH, BATISTES, LAWNS/VOILE
                                         Data in Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                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      50.109     46.019     42.166     37.514    -11.03    46.303     41.918     41.393     41.367     -10.66  100.00

     CHINA P    24.323     23.533     21.808     19.185    -12.02    23.842     20.950     20.926     20.910     -12.29   50.55

     KOR REP     9.807      5.647      4.856      5.318      9.52     5.501      5.711      5.864      6.109      11.07   14.77

     INDIA       3.878      4.382      4.082      4.304      5.45     4.318      4.329      4.410      4.604       6.64   11.13

     PAKISTN     2.247      3.542      3.091      2.273    -26.46     3.476      3.045      2.835      2.724     -21.64    6.58

     GERMANY     1.776      0.899      0.870      1.607     84.74     0.898      1.630      1.606      1.636      82.21    3.96

     THAILND     0.739      0.595      0.595      0.502    -15.71     0.600      0.590      0.599      0.502     -16.47    1.21

     MEXICO      0.785      1.085      1.003      0.209    -79.19     1.146      0.440      0.386      0.291     -74.65    0.70


     _WTO       50.109     46.017     42.164     37.514    -11.03    46.301     41.918     41.393     41.367     -10.66  100.00

     _OECD      15.222     10.196      9.100      8.974     -1.38    10.228     10.143     10.035     10.070      -1.55   24.34

     _EU27       4.950      3.963      3.699      3.277    -11.39     4.139      3.952      3.765      3.541     -14.43    8.56

     _EU28       4.950      3.963      3.699      3.277    -11.39     4.139      3.952      3.765      3.541     -14.43    8.56

     _W HEMI     1.902      1.942      1.851      0.624    -66.31     2.007      1.072      0.799      0.714     -64.41    1.73

     _ASEAN      0.877      0.662      0.659      0.634     -3.70     0.669      0.705      0.736      0.638      -4.62    1.54

     _NAFTA      0.806      1.109      1.018      0.250    -75.46     1.174      0.481      0.427      0.340     -71.00    0.82