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                                          |                                     |                              December 2, 2016
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2016 Data     |
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                                           Category 226:  CHEESECLOTH, BATISTES, LAWNS/VOILE
                                             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    146751645 156021506  130152285  110663946    -14.97 154968285  136578598  134826552  136533167     -11.90  100.00

     CHINA P  120408929 127846523  107419249   90096760    -16.13 127712629  109273324  108464989  110524034     -13.46   80.95

     INDIA     10376976  11914035    9625317   10652583     10.67  11280304   12843870   12509467   12941301      14.72    9.48

     PAKISTN    3818589   6346859    4802937    3230942    -32.73   5721875    5618657    5254590    4774864     -16.55    3.50

     KOR REP    4604014   2610054    2035429    2126487      4.47   2557968    2721193    2645579    2701112       5.60    1.98

     MEXICO     2970848   3636887    3056593     926425    -69.69   3825054    2068478    1731331    1506719     -60.61    1.10

     THAILND    1222779   1232048     981543    1157651     17.94   1238883    1181322    1391384    1408156      13.66    1.03

     GERMANY    1257856    574977     556524    1045826     87.92    622183    1052170    1092642    1064279      71.06    0.78


     _WTO     146751645 156018684  130149463  110663946    -14.97 154965463  136578598  134826552  136533167     -11.89  100.00

     _OECD      6414786   3774637    3092146    3482139     12.61   3886849    4234985    4191057    4164630       7.15    3.05

     _W HEMI    3648920   4149003    3565630    1179218    -66.93   4336202    2456865    2119590    1762591     -59.35    1.29

     _NAFTA     2976545   3643941    3060568     941707    -69.23   3830766    2086839    1749692    1525080     -60.19    1.12

     _ASEAN     1287143   1266885    1011354    1219435     20.57   1270650    1227157    1444152    1474966      16.08    1.08

     _EU27      1716280   1005488     919450    1266726     37.77   1158164    1371284    1401954    1352764      16.80    0.99

     _EU28      1716280   1005488     919450    1266726     37.77   1158164    1371284    1401954    1352764      16.80    0.99