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                                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category 225:  BLUE DENIM FABRIC
                                             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     25053103  27011719   21036215   19587115     -6.89  26404961   24438861   25571377   25562619      -3.19  100.00

     MEXICO     6222366   8993723    6841018    6966739      1.84   8418464    8397438    9126853    9119444       8.33   35.67

     CHINA P    9082354   7295047    5997668    5670542     -5.45   7776142    6910661    7054520    6967921     -10.39   27.26

     JAPAN      3391617   3107085    2353377    2296127     -2.43   3140904    2865051    2951690    3049835      -2.90   11.93

     TURKEY     1564380   2177444    1469297    1797076     22.31   1893506    2376052    2552748    2505223      32.31    9.80

     INDIA      1204740   2909832    2587116     947880    -63.36   2833043    1275830    1294626    1270596     -55.15    4.97

     CHINA T    1727289   1324732     964866     697308    -27.73   1222444    1213324    1139584    1057174     -13.52    4.14

     ITALY      1450015    835301     546953     635903     16.26    757744     856002     849404     924251      21.97    3.62


     _WTO      25053103  27011719   21036215   19587115     -6.89  26404961   24438861   25571377   25562619      -3.19  100.00

     _W HEMI    6230860   9039501    6886796    6967152      1.17   8464242    8397634    9127266    9119857       7.75   35.68

     _NAFTA     6222366   8993849    6841144    6966935      1.84   8418590    8397634    9127049    9119640       8.33   35.68

     _OECD      3212921   3057217    2024985    2567101     26.77   2688938    3340797    3541739    3599333      33.86   14.08

     _EU27      1647191    860318     557159     781834     40.33    796903     955783     980108    1084993      36.15    4.24

     _EU28      1647191    860318     557159     781834     40.33    796903     955783     980108    1084993      36.15    4.24