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                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2016 Data     |
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                                           Category 225:  BLUE DENIM FABRIC
                                             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     20589633  25053094   21708957   23382958      7.71  25567039   26334898   26405024   26727095       4.54  100.00

     MEXICO     3854037   6222366    5430567    7794240     43.53   6082065    8177063    8418464    8586039      41.17   32.12

     CHINA P    7406955   9082354    7898510    6486088    -17.88   9079749    7956939    7776205    7669932     -15.53   28.70

     JAPAN      3538001   3391620    2794564    2692363     -3.66   3623035    3212530    3140904    3289419      -9.21   12.31

     INDIA       374984   1204740    1079434    2776080    157.18   1145781    2883107    2833043    2901386     153.22   10.86

     TURKEY      966459   1564380    1232654    1630003     32.24   1456268    1787658    1893506    1961729      34.71    7.34

     CHINA T    2120232   1727289    1586077    1029371    -35.10   1994138    1157126    1222444    1170583     -41.30    4.38

     ITALY      1969105   1450022    1301252     677491    -47.94   1725159     781112     757744     826261     -52.11    3.09


     _WTO      20589633  25053094   21708957   23382958      7.71  25567039   26334898   26405024   26727095       4.54  100.00

     _W HEMI    3854309   6230860    5439061    7840018     44.14   6090559    8222841    8464242    8631817      41.72   32.30

     _NAFTA     3854309   6222366    5430567    7794366     43.53   6082065    8177189    8418590    8586165      41.17   32.13

     _OECD      3085898   3212909    2732293    2333461    -14.60   3406721    2606422    2688938    2814077     -17.40   10.53

     _EU27      2119025   1647179    1498289     687720    -54.10   1949098     820235     796903     836610     -57.08    3.13

     _EU28      2119025   1647179    1498289     687720    -54.10   1949098     820235     796903     836610     -57.08    3.13