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                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category 218:  FABRICS OF YARNS OF DIFF. COLORS
                                             Data in M2.,  1.00 M2 per M2.. 

                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     37259244  39629813   29274011   28876747     -1.36  38499703   39677369   39516347   39232549       1.90  100.00

     CHINA P   16429441  20497611   14677469   13456488     -8.32  18999028   19793200   19734939   19276630       1.46   49.13

     INDIA      5948823   5462602    4277106    4893245     14.41   5620031    6111224    6064907    6078741       8.16   15.49

     ITALY      2938487   3110152    2197569    2551748     16.12   2935602    3534292    3462490    3464331      18.01    8.83

     MEXICO     1766314   1637154    1272401    1587295     24.75   1778614    1880925    1928543    1952048       9.75    4.98

     TURKEY     2335841   1995930    1457543    1272200    -12.72   1986080    1864513    1898477    1810587      -8.84    4.62

     JAPAN      1659560   1234877     964864     996192      3.25   1271333    1212260    1292333    1266205      -0.40    3.23

     GERMANY     518499    750969     642990     641882     -0.17    896074     643391     659428     749861     -16.32    1.91

     SPAIN      1089088    993120     861684     616670    -28.43   1054339     778709     723077     748106     -29.05    1.91


     _WTO      37259244  39383884   29028082   28874832     -0.53  38253774   39675837   39514428   39230634       2.55  100.00

     _OECD      8694947   7888869    5888511    5944022      0.94   7925449    7941362    7875120    7944380       0.24   20.25

     _EU27      6228667   5678555    4251247    4516717      6.24   5701618    5886533    5785876    5944025       4.25   15.15

     _EU28      6228667   5678555    4251247    4516717      6.24   5701618    5886533    5785876    5944025       4.25   15.15

     _W HEMI    2303269   2445175    1804541    1935021      7.23   2446074    2535509    2561047    2575655       5.30    6.57

     _NAFTA     1890616   1739225    1351852    1676535     24.02   1885826    1995659    2041213    2063908       9.44    5.26

     _ASEAN      844451    613351     455726     753071     65.25    705106     950329     886408     910696      29.16    2.32