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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 Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                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      50.109     46.019     37.948     33.322    -12.19    46.076     42.717     41.918     41.393     -10.16  100.00

     CHINA P    24.323     23.533     19.573     16.967    -13.32    23.576     21.095     20.950     20.926     -11.24   50.55

     KOR REP     9.807      5.647      4.394      4.610      4.93     5.530      5.891      5.711      5.864       6.05   14.17

     INDIA       3.878      4.382      3.640      3.667      0.76     4.195      4.368      4.329      4.410       5.11   10.65

     PAKISTN     2.247      3.542      2.690      1.984    -26.27     3.270      3.248      3.045      2.835     -13.31    6.85

     GERMANY     1.776      0.899      0.865      1.572     81.66     0.976      1.573      1.630      1.606      64.47    3.88

     THAILND     0.739      0.595      0.483      0.488      0.89     0.605      0.510      0.590      0.599      -1.00    1.45

     MEXICO      0.785      1.085      0.907      0.208    -77.06     1.122      0.541      0.440      0.386     -65.59    0.93


     _WTO       50.109     46.017     37.946     33.322    -12.19    46.074     42.717     41.918     41.393     -10.16  100.00

     _OECD      15.222     10.196      8.231      8.071     -1.95    10.534     10.390     10.143     10.035      -4.73   24.24

     _EU27       4.950      3.963      3.330      3.132     -5.94     4.350      4.029      3.952      3.765     -13.45    9.10

     _EU28       4.950      3.963      3.330      3.132     -5.94     4.350      4.029      3.952      3.765     -13.45    9.10

     _W HEMI     1.902      1.942      1.755      0.612    -65.13     1.984      1.174      1.072      0.799     -59.74    1.93

     _ASEAN      0.877      0.662      0.543      0.617     13.61     0.671      0.608      0.705      0.736       9.80    1.78

     _NAFTA      0.806      1.109      0.922      0.240    -73.95     1.149      0.582      0.481      0.427     -62.86    1.03