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                                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category 301:  COMBED 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     20793891  19880522   14962051   13949617     -6.77  20128261   18581443   18686987   18868088      -6.26  100.00

     KOR REP    8225054   7980868    6315400    5890718     -6.72   8023379    7372666    7296208    7556186      -5.82   40.05

     INDIA      3318931   3775000    2781004    2652514     -4.62   3697263    3739794    3687034    3646510      -1.37   19.33

     MEXICO     1746809   1381899     774643    2149251    177.45   1193456    2545658    2680316    2756507     130.97   14.61

     VIETNAM    1640095   1022270     536063    1511968    182.05   1174746    1636615    1895152    1998175      70.09   10.59

     INDNSIA    2890486   2747564    2230301     605870    -72.83   3030821    1299917    1199810    1123133     -62.94    5.95

     PAKISTN    1311773   1277601    1030439     323715    -68.58   1466982     725769     641261     570877     -61.08    3.03

     CHINA P     394896    683346     514414     213508    -58.49    532804     432974     407998     382440     -28.22    2.03

     EGYPT       328621    411277     281014     155501    -44.66    383392     332336     339956     285764     -25.46    1.51

     SRI LKA      56863     57741      19512     133188    582.60     38998     171417     171417     171417     339.55    0.91

     THAILND     394609    172197     168230      48436    -71.21    208525      39453      42845      52403     -74.87    0.28

     CHINA T      28812    103773     103750          0   -100.00    108059         23         23         23     -99.98    0.00


     _WTO      20753921  19880522   14962051   13949617     -6.77  20108276   18581443   18686987   18868088      -6.17  100.00

     _OECD      8444796   8177971    6457227    6012236     -6.89   8206189    7562632    7475311    7732980      -5.77   40.98

     _ASEAN     4925836   3942036    2934594    2166274    -26.18   4414092    2975990    3137812    3173716     -28.10   16.82

     _W HEMI    1759987   1450626     836642    2275727    172.01   1258119    2663968    2811192    2889711     129.69   15.32

     _NAFTA     1759579   1392897     782788    2173190    177.62   1204263    2571797    2706919    2783299     131.12   14.75

     _EU27        98585    100922      67739      64336     -5.02    101028     108012     100101      97519      -3.47    0.52

     _EU28        98585    100922      67739      64336     -5.02    101028     108012     100101      97519      -3.47    0.52