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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 369-D :  --DISH TOWELS
                                           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    22497656   22521508   18639264   21214890     13.82  21983149   24980766   24875418   25097134      14.17  100.00

     CHINA P   8565265    8676168    7432608    7756513      4.36   8625747    8936901    8860158    9000073       4.34   35.86

     INDIA     6614816    6911555    5609407    6862481     22.34   6710708    8070918    8177441    8164629      21.67   32.53

     PAKISTN   5194559    5238301    4228113    5088437     20.35   5037187    6087919    5994049    6098625      21.07   24.30

     BNGLDSH   1112255     883782     735471     823477     11.97    844409    1005738     969841     971788      15.08    3.87

     TURKEY     762598     588387     443859     532769     20.03    526969     691426     688804     677297      28.53    2.70

     TUNISIA     28930      56071      43075      64962     50.81     43075      66690      73158      77958      80.98    0.31

     PORTUGL     36473      48481      34251      46706     36.36     41265      56783      60254      60936      47.67    0.24

     CHINA T     22955      22661      20933       9047    -56.78     23546      13016      10868      10775     -54.24    0.04

     COLOMB      15261      10857       8169          0   -100.00     15259       6757       6757       2688     -82.38    0.01

     EGYPT       59424      56755      56755        135    -99.76     76305      18987        135        135     -99.82    0.00


     _WTO     22497633   22520916   18638772   21214492     13.82  21982634   24980118   24874851   25096636      14.17  100.00

     _OECD      849212     656963     496935     596589     20.05    589711     766912     768763     756617      28.30    3.01

     _EU27       57810      65616      50650      59678     17.82     60144      71131      75254      74644      24.11    0.30

     _EU28       57810      65616      50650      59678     17.82     60144      71131      75254      74644      24.11    0.30

     _W HEMI     60802      13099      10284        963    -90.64     19113       7446       7645       3778     -80.23    0.02