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                                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category 300:  CARDED COTTON YARN
                                             Data in Kg.,  8.50 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     14109267  11491318    8721905    7322698    -16.04  11534623   10663094   10447522   10092111     -12.51  100.00

     PAKISTN    4717908   4165357    3130433    2348489    -24.98   4299858    3715663    3586310    3383413     -21.31   33.53

     INDIA      3326523   2438208    1913899    1699204    -11.22   2511913    2374215    2274603    2223513     -11.48   22.03

     MEXICO     3283169   1913755    1533902    1519747     -0.92   2015335    1817515    1874783    1899600      -5.74   18.82

     SPAIN      1059992    933569     697827     620544    -11.07    952866     818393     836214     856286     -10.14    8.48

     CHINA P     512762    880501     552941     316691    -42.73    641884     817911     760448     644251       0.37    6.38

     TURKEY       90674    227698     106867     150838     41.15    116312     268476     271669     271669     133.57    2.69

     INDNSIA     479007    421583     346401     184861    -46.63    384667     235265     250787     260043     -32.40    2.58

     CANADA       71302     90228      71826      94528     31.61     90210     108786     110786     112930      25.19    1.12

     KOR REP     140763    162750     162749      16719    -89.73    228067      70347      38414      16720     -92.67    0.17


     _WTO      14109267  11491318    8721905    7322698    -16.04  11534623   10663094   10447522   10092111     -12.51  100.00

     _W HEMI    3378315   2025684    1623418    1656452      2.03   2127298    1972205    2031076    2058718      -3.22   20.40

     _NAFTA     3354471   2003983    1605728    1614275      0.53   2105545    1926301    1985569    2012530      -4.42   19.94

     _OECD      1503931   1507653    1103237     956519    -13.30   1488617    1373611    1363840    1360935      -8.58   13.49

     _EU27      1201164   1026877     761695     694434     -8.83   1053928     926002     942971     959616      -8.95    9.51

     _EU28      1201164   1026877     761695     694434     -8.83   1053928     926002     942971     959616      -8.95    9.51

     _ASEAN      604010    532613     446090     332408    -25.48    522549     411848     426756     418931     -19.83    4.15