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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-S :  --SHOP TOWELS ONLY
                                           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    12184566   11855504    9775007   11020853     12.75  11814821   13061715   13077082   13101350      10.89  100.00

     PAKISTN  10095975   10106510    8220771   10179914     23.83   9937724   12013224   12036727   12065653      21.41   92.09

     CHINA P    452308     550714     517830     443355    -14.38    649420     410125     422865     476239     -26.67    3.64

     EGYPT      291300     398925     316575     270000    -14.71    350325     386100     369225     352350       0.58    2.69

     INDIA      731549     282671     268777      88782    -66.97    346936     104386     118923     102676     -70.40    0.78

     INDNSIA    228331     187090     152200      17078    -88.78    169776      69601      69601      51968     -69.39    0.40

     BNGLDSH    384600     304841     274817      21223    -92.28    336313      77125      58595      51247     -84.76    0.39

     BULGAR          0      13925      13925          0   -100.00     13925          0          0          0    -100.00    0.00


     _WTO     12184566   11855504    9775007   11020853     12.75  11814821   13061715   13077082   13101350      10.89  100.00

     _ASEAN     228331     187090     152200      17078    -88.78    169776      69601      69601      51968     -69.39    0.40

     _EU27           2      14108      14107         41    -99.71     14107         42         42         42     -99.70    0.00

     _EU28           7      14108      14107         41    -99.71     14107         42         42         42     -99.70    0.00