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                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2016 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 10/2016
   Country      2014       2015      10/2015    10/2016  % Change   10/2015     8/2016     9/2016    10/2016   % Change % Share


     WORLD     35036189  37366433   30898577   32737101      5.95  36495070   38922518   38551931   39204957       7.43  100.00

     CHINA P   13399072  16532888   13354106   16891539     26.49  15576790   18846612   19039256   20070321      28.85   51.19

     INDIA      4772063   5947808    5030307    4557773     -9.39   5722276    5654582    5623903    5475274      -4.32   13.97

     ITALY      4133992   2941296    2330308    2504702      7.48   2851447    2968770    2937715    3115690       9.27    7.95

     TURKEY     3013381   2328428    2021543    1589924    -21.35   2512707    1973926    1987167    1896809     -24.51    4.84

     MEXICO     1866368   1768820    1454572    1412775     -2.87   1710238    1761749    1778924    1727023       0.98    4.41

     JAPAN      2083743   1659560    1515750    1044565    -31.09   1916946    1300428    1276504    1188375     -38.01    3.03

     SPAIN      1062663   1089112     943525     886949     -6.00   1062869    1164371    1054339    1032536      -2.85    2.63

     GERMANY      96104    518499     319010     649384    103.56    382845     900258     896074     848873     121.73    2.17

     PORTUGL     668241    867764     767996     322211    -58.05    878876     619474     433397     421979     -51.99    1.08


     _WTO      35035827  37359374   30891518   32491172      5.18  36488011   38678121   38306002   38959028       6.77   99.37

     _OECD     10199365   8689568    7199332    6482776     -9.95   8677898    8341344    7928721    7973012      -8.12   20.34

     _EU27      6756839   6230701    5094454    4687336     -7.99   6046355    6126108    5703804    5823583      -3.68   14.85

     _EU28      6756839   6230701    5094454    4687336     -7.99   6046355    6126108    5703804    5823583      -3.68   14.85

     _W HEMI    2471352   2305775    1908103    1987256      4.15   2276273    2441578    2446383    2384928       4.77    6.08

     _NAFTA     2098773   1893122    1556709    1500215     -3.63   1837125    1870954    1886135    1836628      -0.03    4.68