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                                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category 222:  KNIT FABRIC
                                             Data in Kg., 12.30 M2 per Kg.. 

                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    173337481 188825590  144662812  113564988    -21.50 182237115  164736794  160511359  157727766     -13.45  100.00

     CHINA P  111136400 123917276   95337878   74867807    -21.47 118290466  107972045  105012557  103447205     -12.55   65.59

     KOR REP   23057217  25047151   19007925   11205099    -41.05  24181202   18321751   17770267   17244325     -28.69   10.93

     INDIA     11255787  13466485    9620860   12716487     32.18  12176500   16679028   16576268   16562112      36.02   10.50

     CHINA T    6032167   4820241    3802919    3263938    -14.17   5081265    4439035    4410921    4281260     -15.74    2.71

     CANADA     5351903   5173980    4373999    2555693    -41.57   5880394    3326418    3337895    3355674     -42.93    2.13

     MEXICO     2053168   2659594    2042129    1736565    -14.96   2461825    2594244    2443072    2354030      -4.38    1.49

     TURKEY     3450664   2209192    1777271    1081073    -39.17   2440659    1842371    1713781    1512994     -38.01    0.96

     INDNSIA     671858   1487555    1020647     752561    -26.27   1212718    1376844    1325937    1219469       0.56    0.77

     VIETNAM    1103893   1175377     906833     765846    -15.55   1042438    1039672    1026941    1034390      -0.77    0.66

     GERMANY     981819   1273837     965829     622617    -35.54   1251242     957639     950751     930625     -25.62    0.59

     ITALY      1769546   1532918    1162442     499213    -57.05   1559060     974660     899303     869689     -44.22    0.55

     JAPAN       757944   1153531     755320     276177    -63.44   1024157     839857     728692     674388     -34.15    0.43

     HONDURA      56614     81091      52624     630962   1099.00     62075     483676     618264     659429     962.31    0.42

     BELGIUM     286905    229348      54931     342639    523.76    221907     500883     517053     517056     133.01    0.33

     THAILND     409560    469831     357415     280435    -21.54    470278     464212     395958     392851     -16.46    0.25

     SALVADR     100490     82198      66769     306062    358.39     85572     248896     307062     321491     275.70    0.20

     ISRAEL      285222    453663     351806     169205    -51.90    464210     366005     333916     271062     -41.61    0.17

     FRANCE      217424    182148     126736     146033     15.23    198856     196401     199470     201445       1.30    0.13

     PAKISTN     220251    308493     223492      90463    -59.52    303517     228043     178349     175464     -42.19    0.11

     GUATMAL     200285    152164     105149     113629      8.06    117980     182714     160939     160644      36.16    0.10

     REP SAF     314102    210974     198974     131236    -34.04    238603     206202     166536     143236     -39.97    0.09

     SLOVAK        6245     83563      51218     110679    116.09     52484     149078     140719     143024     172.51    0.09

     BRAZIL      161554    192739     152919     102756    -32.80    189469     173410     147603     142576     -24.75    0.09

     ROMANIA      19866     50026      14943     106314    611.46     14943     144135     145704     141397     846.24    0.09

     SPAIN        29203     57707      46650     113106    142.46     62239     126733     126170     124163      99.49    0.08

     HG KONG    2736271   1427448    1411688      76537    -94.58   2310410     128295      95508      92297     -96.01    0.06

     SWITZLD      54889     58219      40014      66035     65.03     54972      79247      80936      84240      53.24    0.05

     SRI LKA      94777     73345      67567      75813     12.20    122917      66331      81591      81591     -33.62    0.05

     ARGENT       52649     87484      74232      46141    -37.84     86551      62450      54409      59393     -31.38    0.04

     POLAND        2056     96388      68746       1073    -98.44     70596      46631      46702      28715     -59.32    0.02

     SWEDEN       62568     77652      64667        651    -98.99     74085      26182      19734      13636     -81.59    0.01

     CZECH          173     75287      74630       1128    -98.49     74729       2378       1785       1785     -97.61    0.00


     _WTO     173337152 188825046  144662473  113562033    -21.50 182236499  164736425  160508199  157724606     -13.45  100.00

     _OECD     35502029  36331435   27963329   16744551    -40.12  36318447   26636974   25892139   25112657     -30.85   15.92

     _W HEMI    8042359   8526340    6931750    5540659    -20.07   8969258    7157973    7159185    7135249     -20.45    4.52

     _NAFTA     7405071   7833574    6416128    4292258    -33.10   8342219    5920662    5780967    5709704     -31.56    3.62

     _EU28      3561675   3955298    2806509    2028230    -27.73   3795027    3339249    3251978    3177019     -16.28    2.01

     _EU27      3561675   3955298    2806509    2026381    -27.80   3795027    3337400    3250129    3175170     -16.33    2.01

     _ASEAN     2214721   3133437    2285445    1810211    -20.79   2726229    2887817    2759946    2658203      -2.50    1.69

     _CAFTA      357699    319927     227503    1053207    362.94    268588     919615    1090145    1145631     326.54    0.73

     _SUB-SAHA   340554    211355     199265     150444    -24.50    238894     225500     185834     162534     -31.96    0.10