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                                          |                                     |                              December 4, 2018
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |     By Part-Category, 10/2018 Data  |
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                                         Category 300-W :  --85% OR > COTTON CARDED YARN
                                           Data in Kg.,  8.50 M2 per Kg.. 

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE 10/2018
   Country      2016       2017      10/2017    10/2018  % Change   10/2017     8/2018     9/2018    10/2018   % Change % Share

     WORLD     8354888    7096390    5740129    7815866     36.16   7176979    8266138    8655276    9172127      27.80  100.00

     PAKISTN   3486389    2793101    2158741    2780526     28.80   2861073    3130117    3271271    3414886      19.36   37.23

     INDIA     2402933    1924961    1760101    2468082     40.22   1995764    2459831    2472319    2632942      31.93   28.71

     MEXICO    1202007    1164211    1004765    1340042     33.37   1172047    1257362    1339607    1499488      27.94   16.35

     TURKEY     227574     318746     150253     217141     44.52    271029     365897     383125     385634      42.29    4.20

     SALVADR         0          0          0     385253       *           0     308351     366056     385253        *      4.20

     INDNSIA    360101     244818     127649     139448      9.24    164993     156152     194254     256617      55.53    2.80

     CHINA P    392271     120448      92179     151416     64.26    223620     151861     178451     179685     -19.65    1.96

     EGYPT       25279     112687      72093      55599    -22.88     79655     111305     111305      96193      20.76    1.05

     SPAIN      100508      84358      73820      59436    -19.49     84938      84799      84799      69974     -17.62    0.76

     GERMANY     35966      39881      33974      53444     57.31     52046      48705      62462      59351      14.04    0.65

     CANADA      15527      45772      41302      38153     -7.62     42088      33937      34590      42623       1.27    0.46

     VIETNAM     17496      92534      92534      34313    -62.92     92534      52457      52457      34313     -62.92    0.37

     BRAZIL      19711      16970      11343      21135     86.33     13130      16109      16229      26762     103.82    0.29

     ITALY       19056      27607      21882      20528     -6.19     22833      24689      24074      26253      14.98    0.29

     ECUADOR         0      18913      18913      20338      7.53     18913      32293      32293      20338       7.53    0.22

     ISRAEL          0      37902      34987       9447    -73.00     34987      12286      12286      12362     -64.67    0.13

     ARAB EM         0      18486      18486          0   -100.00     18486          0          0          0    -100.00    0.00

     THAILND      6212      22176      22176          0   -100.00     23400          0          0          0    -100.00    0.00


     _WTO      8354888    7096390    5740129    7815866     36.16   7176979    8266138    8655276    9172127      27.80  100.00

     _W HEMI   1239052    1246533    1076918    1807368     67.83   1246773    1649486    1790209    1976983      58.57   21.55

     _NAFTA    1217534    1209983    1046067    1378195     31.75   1214135    1291299    1374197    1542111      27.01   16.81

     _OECD      437405     518143     322649     397064     23.06    474667     567086     597866     592558      24.84    6.46

     _CAFTA-D        0          0          0     385253       *           0     308351     366056     385253        *      4.20

     _ASEAN     383809     367108     242584     173761    -28.37    281152     215964     254066     298285       6.09    3.25

     _EU27      157133     153625     131094     138141      5.38    161550     163623     176522     160672      -0.54    1.75

     _EU28      157133     153625     131094     138141      5.38    161550     163623     176522     160672      -0.54    1.75

     _ANDEAN         0      18913      18913      20338      7.53     18913      32293      32293      20338       7.53    0.22