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                                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category   0:  TOTAL TEXTILE AND APPAREL IMPORTS (MFA)
                                                    Data in Million SME

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  9/2017
   Country      2015       2016       9/2016     9/2017  % Change    9/2016     7/2017     8/2017     9/2017   % Change % Share


     WORLD   63376.456  62834.653  47211.132  48506.771      2.74 62264.074  63656.303  63677.196  64130.292       3.00  100.00

     CHINA P 30739.692  30096.669  22296.394  23431.215      5.09 29538.229  30782.124  30869.352  31231.490       5.73   48.70

     INDIA    4558.001   4818.339   3622.991   3889.758      7.36  4699.001   5044.897   5054.750   5085.105       8.22    7.93

     VIETNAM  4368.177   4479.070   3347.971   3619.281      8.10  4412.014   4731.920   4691.792   4750.380       7.67    7.41

     PAKISTN  2642.378   2478.156   1856.428   1889.551      1.78  2526.373   2497.267   2490.701   2511.279      -0.60    3.92

     MEXICO   2357.651   2418.624   1839.693   1889.879      2.73  2386.570   2469.879   2460.821   2468.811       3.45    3.85

     BNGLDSH  2197.820   2193.892   1731.919   1765.081      1.91  2218.550   2224.134   2221.506   2227.053       0.38    3.47

     INDNSIA  1767.739   1732.539   1330.385   1253.364     -5.79  1737.497   1667.674   1655.082   1655.518      -4.72    2.58

     KOR REP  1473.693   1547.849   1179.641   1208.204      2.42  1521.274   1561.812   1562.267   1576.412       3.62    2.46

     HONDURA  1142.013   1113.905    831.386    822.731     -1.04  1114.863   1114.543   1116.215   1105.250      -0.86    1.72

     CANADA   1066.405   1062.023    816.902    796.555     -2.49  1075.286   1033.997   1036.520   1041.676      -3.13    1.62

     CAMBOD   1133.838    983.491    760.783    757.913     -0.38  1015.971    980.624    981.843    980.621      -3.48    1.53

     CHINA T   914.578    863.997    652.574    655.548      0.46   862.330    887.051    870.445    866.971       0.54    1.35

     SALVADR   828.543    837.509    639.421    593.364     -7.20   846.090    797.230    801.045    791.453      -6.46    1.23

     TURKEY    765.012    809.748    615.867    581.808     -5.53   802.831    762.636    771.960    775.689      -3.38    1.21

     NICARAG   487.899    531.396    397.665    410.786      3.30   526.408    546.351    549.131    544.516       3.44    0.85

     GERMANY   477.027    516.916    388.398    388.954      0.14   498.115    526.830    526.708    517.472       3.89    0.81

     SRI LKA   496.020    481.530    361.636    351.902     -2.69   491.125    474.162    476.050    471.796      -3.94    0.74

     THAILND   532.551    511.853    387.150    345.358    -10.79   520.413    485.178    474.203    470.061      -9.68    0.73

     GUATMAL   374.199    385.053    299.155    292.666     -2.17   385.407    380.151    378.773    378.564      -1.78    0.59

     ISRAEL    449.438    428.891    349.080    289.781    -16.99   454.986    379.233    373.698    369.592     -18.77    0.58

     ITALY     383.356    354.367    269.740    254.494     -5.65   367.921    337.105    337.184    339.121      -7.83    0.53

     HAITI     336.494    334.703    260.057    242.907     -6.59   343.326    325.530    323.864    317.553      -7.51    0.50

     DOM REP   304.634    315.791    230.297    218.575     -5.09   307.734    309.196    310.128    304.069      -1.19    0.47

     PHIL R    396.776    333.949    259.226    227.049    -12.41   342.896    305.085    304.062    301.771     -11.99    0.47

     JAPAN     291.197    297.293    223.603    228.048      1.99   296.457    298.821    299.187    301.737       1.78    0.47

     EGYPT     287.850    253.409    197.790    201.316      1.78   263.326    249.672    253.607    256.935      -2.43    0.40

     JORDAN    229.226    230.121    179.682    182.888      1.78   232.991    242.460    238.280    233.326       0.14    0.36

     PORTUGL   178.419    141.146    118.938    134.290     12.91   153.791    152.055    154.534    156.497       1.76    0.24

     MALAYSA   198.271    143.640    112.661    107.709     -4.40   150.307    140.064    138.907    138.688      -7.73    0.22

     SPAIN      70.535     88.096     64.870    104.139     60.53    88.038    107.867    119.764    127.364      44.67    0.20

     FRANCE    131.013    124.064     95.427     81.241    -14.87   125.486    111.221    112.088    109.878     -12.44    0.17

     S ARAB    140.327    177.478    151.419     74.098    -51.06   176.451    110.367    106.621    100.157     -43.24    0.16

     HG KONG   115.397    108.236     88.390     71.698    -18.88   121.168     87.948     90.033     91.544     -24.45    0.14

     KENYA     104.971     96.194     74.453     69.799     -6.25   100.486     90.534     92.022     91.540      -8.90    0.14

     CZECH      54.256     59.983     43.528     74.971     72.23    53.800     83.081     87.434     91.425      69.94    0.14

     NETHLDS    79.026     88.962     65.060     63.981     -1.66    81.551     90.836     88.755     87.883       7.76    0.14

     LUXMBRG   101.246    116.627     98.118     67.748    -30.95   132.067     85.816     82.416     86.257     -34.69    0.13

     U KING     75.023     73.269     54.554     58.168      6.63    72.440     75.056     76.030     76.883       6.13    0.12

     PERU       67.996     75.201     57.146     58.540      2.44    74.409     76.482     75.366     76.596       2.94    0.12

     BRAZIL     72.025     73.390     58.460     59.119      1.13    78.358     79.853     74.974     74.049      -5.50    0.12

     COLOMB     90.506     71.279     54.195     50.690     -6.47    77.383     64.986     65.559     67.775     -12.42    0.11

     POLAND     74.465     87.257     65.530     44.702    -31.78    88.725     69.507     66.920     66.430     -25.13    0.10

     LESOTHO    68.401     67.619     48.373     47.060     -2.71    66.909     67.014     67.068     66.307      -0.90    0.10

     BAHRAIN    72.420     68.885     56.139     41.941    -25.29    72.653     57.596     54.394     54.686     -24.73    0.09

     ARAB EM   107.168     77.204     64.256     40.865    -36.40    89.957     56.261     55.608     53.812     -40.18    0.08

     BELGIUM    55.605     48.065     32.063     35.119      9.53    44.890     50.419     50.723     51.121      13.88    0.08

     MADAGAS    16.649     31.286     22.759     32.878     44.47    27.625     37.006     39.489     41.406      49.89    0.06

     BURMA      15.255     22.898     17.147     30.450     77.58    22.883     33.553     34.725     36.202      58.20    0.06

     AUSTRAL    34.680     27.071     19.106     28.131     47.24    29.102     32.798     35.465     36.096      24.04    0.06

     LATVIA     37.101     28.922     19.248     25.683     33.43    26.928     32.784     34.483     35.357      31.30    0.06

     SWEDEN     22.169     56.655     36.345     14.756    -59.40    44.652     34.469     34.962     35.065     -21.47    0.05

     GREECE     26.927     29.177     22.781     24.592      7.95    28.712     30.900     31.208     30.988       7.93    0.05

     RUSSIA     39.669    108.435     97.077     18.070    -81.39   120.763     42.843     36.619     29.428     -75.63    0.05

     MAURIT     31.383     28.315     21.119     16.311    -22.77    29.307     24.929     23.834     23.507     -19.79    0.04

     ETHIOP      8.965     16.773     11.794     16.964     43.83    14.292     20.029     21.431     21.942      53.52    0.03

     SWITZLD    14.051     15.022     10.335     15.323     48.27    13.740     18.442     19.371     20.011      45.64    0.03

     ROMANIA    16.843     19.509     14.231     13.919     -2.19    18.089     19.119     19.352     19.197       6.13    0.03

     MOROC      16.279     19.086     14.696     14.002     -4.72    18.590     18.761     18.614     18.392      -1.06    0.03

     SLOVENI    13.550     13.472     10.484     13.798     31.61    14.679     15.078     16.506     16.787      14.36    0.03

     TURKMEN    15.849     19.818     14.423     10.845    -24.81    18.386     19.148     15.829     16.240     -11.68    0.03

     N ZEAL     16.106     13.929     10.598     12.707     19.89    15.076     16.622     16.417     16.038       6.38    0.03

     TNZANIA    13.832     15.989     11.837     11.358     -4.04    16.106     16.134     15.723     15.510      -3.70    0.02

     REP SAF    18.521     18.597     14.501     10.599    -26.91    18.092     17.170     15.724     14.694     -18.78    0.02

     OMAN        3.815      5.497      3.878     12.851    231.41     5.134     11.961     13.791     14.470     181.86    0.02

     FINLAND    10.768     12.413      9.089     10.021     10.25    11.225     13.123     12.910     13.345      18.89    0.02

     DENMARK    12.507      8.399      5.759      9.488     64.75     8.586     10.811     11.392     12.128      41.26    0.02

     UKRAINE     3.090      5.372      2.800      8.656    209.19     3.602      7.945     10.972     11.229     211.75    0.02

     SLOVAK     13.827     13.788     11.292      7.814    -30.80    16.595     10.736     10.399     10.310     -37.87    0.02

     AUSTRIA    16.130     10.986      8.617      7.362    -14.57    10.755      9.719     10.064      9.730      -9.53    0.02

     C RICA     13.110     10.639      8.737      7.717    -11.68    10.813      9.667      9.687      9.619     -11.04    0.01

     BULGAR      6.924      9.046      6.158      5.888     -4.39     7.766      8.905      8.913      8.775      13.00    0.01

     HUNGARY     8.003      8.885      6.729      4.591    -31.77     8.220      7.143      7.008      6.747     -17.92    0.01

     IRELAND     5.806      6.026      4.060      3.863     -4.87     5.555      5.053      5.578      5.829       4.93    0.01

     LITHUAN     4.695      4.802      3.495      3.882     11.08     4.752      5.167      5.187      5.189       9.20    0.01

     NEPAL       6.438      4.859      3.933      3.061    -22.16     5.275      3.999      3.880      3.988     -24.40    0.01

     BELARUS     1.854      4.642      4.105      1.871    -54.42     4.474      2.894      2.365      2.409     -46.16    0.00


     _WTO    63345.510  62788.354  47177.443  48472.983      2.75 62222.581  63608.614  63631.872  64083.895       2.99   99.93

     _ASEAN   8419.216   8211.580   6218.437   6344.669      2.03  8206.122   8348.565   8285.165   8337.812       1.60   13.00

     _W HEMI  7150.921   7240.573   5501.161   5450.794     -0.92  7237.487   7218.357   7212.577   7190.206      -0.65   11.21

     _OECD    5153.975   5310.036   4043.930   4026.969     -0.42  5284.165   5230.188   5260.621   5293.075       0.17    8.25

     _NAFTA   3424.055   3480.647   2656.595   2686.435      1.12  3461.857   3503.876   3497.341   3510.486       1.40    5.47

     _CAFTA   3150.400   3194.294   2406.662   2345.839     -2.53  3191.315   3157.138   3164.978   3133.471      -1.81    4.89

     _EU28    1879.145   1926.746   1458.836   1458.788     -0.00  1918.822   1899.252   1917.218   1926.698       0.41    3.00

     _EU27    1878.293   1926.049   1458.289   1458.313      0.00  1918.092   1898.633   1916.571   1926.073       0.42    3.00

     _CBI      338.008    336.472    261.593    243.181     -7.04   345.280    326.130    324.394    318.060      -7.88    0.50

     _SUB-SAH  276.423    281.321    210.480    209.915     -0.27   282.404    278.674    281.004    280.756      -0.58    0.44