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                                          |                                     |                               January 3, 2018
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |   By Merged-Category, 11/2017 Data  |
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                                         Category 300/301 :  COTTON YARNS
                                                      Data in million dollars

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date                        Year-Endings                      YE 11/2017
   Country      2015       2016      11/2016    11/2017  % Change    11/2016     9/2017    10/2017    11/2017  % Change % Share

    WORLD      114.521   100.277      91.531     86.803     -5.17     99.525     96.161     95.032     95.549     -4.00  100.00

    KOR REP     26.638    24.816      22.810     22.313     -2.18     24.908     23.738     23.532     24.319     -2.36   25.45

    MEXICO      19.418    14.113      12.706     16.021     26.10     13.841     17.246     17.137     17.429     25.92   18.24

    INDIA       18.010    17.531      16.234     15.865     -2.28     17.489     18.259     17.401     17.162     -1.87   17.96

    PAKISTN     18.544    15.246      14.039     10.722    -23.62     15.487     12.051     11.950     11.929    -22.98   12.48

    VIETNAM      4.051     2.708       2.290      5.395    135.59      2.769      5.467      5.874      5.813    109.91    6.08

    INDNSIA      8.888     7.593       7.103      2.842    -59.99      7.760      3.519      3.493      3.333    -57.06    3.49

    SPAIN        3.827     3.216       2.921      2.670     -8.58      3.070      2.860      2.828      2.965     -3.39    3.10

    CHINA P      4.082     5.318       4.853      2.378    -51.01      5.065      3.583      3.243      2.843    -43.88    2.97

    EGYPT        3.315     3.019       2.485      1.859    -25.19      2.639      2.419      2.485      2.393     -9.31    2.50

    TURKEY       0.509     0.718       0.647      0.620     -4.22      0.648      0.665      0.691      0.691      6.65    0.72

    THAILND      1.641     0.685       0.678      0.446    -34.23      0.714      0.447      0.440      0.453    -36.55    0.47


    _WTO       114.475   100.277      91.531     86.803     -5.17     99.501     96.161     95.032     95.549     -3.97  100.00

    _OECD       35.305    32.452      29.663     29.123     -1.82     32.240     31.115     30.908     31.912     -1.02   33.40

    _W HEMI     20.653    16.140      14.621     18.403     25.87     15.816     19.659     19.673     19.922     25.96   20.85

    _NAFTA      20.291    15.267      13.799     17.135     24.18     14.987     18.421     18.357     18.603     24.13   19.47

    _ASEAN      14.584    10.987      10.072      8.684    -13.78     11.245      9.434      9.807      9.599    -14.63   10.05

    _EU27        6.982     5.569       4.920      4.857     -1.27      5.347      5.236      5.217      5.506      2.98    5.76

    _EU28        6.982     5.569       4.920      4.857     -1.27      5.347      5.236      5.217      5.506      2.98    5.76