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                                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category  31:  COTTON APPAREL PRODUCTS
                                                    Data in Million SME

                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   12247.446  11767.866   8944.295   8698.764     -2.75 11890.788  11576.644  11556.147  11522.336      -3.10  100.00

     CHINA P  3657.948   3453.123   2606.887   2529.420     -2.97  3518.038   3383.281   3384.090   3375.656      -4.05   29.30

     VIETNAM  1409.953   1434.474   1073.761   1126.687      4.93  1403.194   1484.135   1475.278   1487.401       6.00   12.91

     BNGLDSH  1377.668   1391.035   1081.477   1067.466     -1.30  1404.826   1386.127   1380.692   1377.023      -1.98   11.95

     INDIA     706.197    715.710    554.315    550.666     -0.66   716.623    710.865    711.240    712.061      -0.64    6.18

     HONDURA   639.155    617.655    468.425    437.400     -6.62   625.571    599.143    594.502    586.629      -6.22    5.09

     INDNSIA   585.400    556.722    425.573    415.960     -2.26   562.867    546.559    544.051    547.108      -2.80    4.75

     SALVADR   511.713    488.077    371.982    325.883    -12.39   502.273    448.926    449.336    441.978     -12.00    3.84

     PAKISTN   490.879    454.058    347.140    334.953     -3.51   465.265    439.941    439.787    441.872      -5.03    3.83

     CAMBOD    470.083    395.914    293.866    292.466     -0.48   398.627    392.092    396.125    394.514      -1.03    3.42

     MEXICO    447.692    400.612    303.418    295.772     -2.52   408.348    395.355    394.275    392.966      -3.77    3.41

     NICARAG   279.237    278.288    210.555    223.950      6.36   281.425    289.875    292.084    291.682       3.64    2.53

     SRI LKA   245.052    223.346    169.416    156.337     -7.72   233.550    209.242    211.175    210.267      -9.97    1.82

     DOM REP   165.822    187.710    134.352    126.383     -5.93   174.127    181.117    183.358    179.742       3.22    1.56

     HAITI     227.812    202.647    159.183    131.858    -17.17   213.444    182.929    180.062    175.322     -17.86    1.52

     THAILND   183.114    186.038    136.478    119.515    -12.43   182.660    182.118    174.099    169.075      -7.44    1.47

     GUATMAL   176.006    155.739    124.362    103.789    -16.54   166.011    134.605    135.322    135.166     -18.58    1.17

     PHIL R    155.902    127.775    100.136     85.197    -14.92   128.141    118.934    117.743    112.836     -11.94    0.98

     EGYPT      67.637     54.714     41.762     46.345     10.97    56.641     56.493     58.185     59.296       4.69    0.51

     JORDAN     49.242     52.930     41.001     38.499     -6.10    51.270     56.388     54.500     50.427      -1.64    0.44

     MALAYSA    68.302     55.271     43.612     34.952    -19.86    57.622     47.687     46.559     46.611     -19.11    0.40

     PERU       40.929     39.448     29.757     31.466      5.74    39.826     40.255     40.376     41.156       3.34    0.36

     KENYA      44.884     45.980     36.807     30.404    -17.40    48.257     39.650     40.089     39.577     -17.99    0.34

     TURKEY     32.796     33.015     25.193     29.562     17.34    33.110     36.568     37.300     37.384      12.91    0.32

     KOR REP    36.316     33.155     25.837     22.454    -13.09    36.233     28.728     29.056     29.772     -17.83    0.26

     MAURIT     28.759     26.162     19.606     14.613    -25.47    27.157     22.498     21.405     21.169     -22.05    0.18

     HG KONG    17.622     22.040     15.886     14.813     -6.75    20.187     22.584     22.000     20.967       3.86    0.18

     LESOTHO    21.907     19.855     14.123     12.799     -9.38    19.665     18.666     19.085     18.530      -5.77    0.16

     CHINA T    17.112     16.606     12.228     12.140     -0.71    16.207     16.456     16.387     16.519       1.92    0.14

     MADAGAS     4.852      9.651      6.808     11.165     64.00     8.502     13.209     13.574     14.008      64.76    0.12

     ITALY      17.354     12.920      9.757      9.770      0.14    14.269     12.994     12.838     12.933      -9.36    0.11

     ETHIOP      2.309      5.163      3.755      7.652    103.81     4.431      7.783      8.611      9.061     104.47    0.08

     CANADA      9.352      7.859      5.968      6.628     11.07     8.538      7.742      8.068      8.519      -0.22    0.07

     OMAN        0.106      1.379      0.772      7.121    822.49     0.791      7.264      7.694      7.728     876.76    0.07

     COLOMB      9.561      7.479      5.557      5.782      4.06     7.925      7.575      7.564      7.704      -2.79    0.07

     PORTUGL     5.579      6.325      4.641      5.818     25.37     6.199      7.334      7.519      7.502      21.02    0.07

     BURMA       2.934      3.601      2.578      5.261    104.04     3.266      5.186      5.765      6.283      92.37    0.05

     MOROC       3.626      7.478      6.119      4.244    -30.64     7.005      6.266      6.089      5.603     -20.02    0.05

     TNZANIA     0.508      1.572      1.100      2.109     91.81     1.207      2.284      2.415      2.582     113.85    0.02

     JAPAN       1.545      2.042      1.495      1.877     25.55     1.881      2.346      2.402      2.424      28.84    0.02

     U KING      1.929      1.715      1.216      1.657     36.25     1.673      1.981      1.992      2.156      28.85    0.02

     ROMANIA     1.979      1.982      1.555      1.672      7.46     2.013      2.105      2.075      2.098       4.18    0.02

     FRANCE      2.052      1.684      1.271      1.396      9.81     1.754      1.775      1.775      1.808       3.12    0.02

     SPAIN       0.857      1.238      0.910      1.393     53.05     1.110      1.709      1.745      1.721      55.09    0.01

     MACAU       2.790      1.821      1.362      1.120    -17.71     2.084      1.731      1.774      1.580     -24.15    0.01

     NEPAL       2.537      1.829      1.549      1.125    -27.38     2.087      1.348      1.370      1.405     -32.69    0.01

     BAHRAIN     5.603      8.734      8.638      0.000   -100.00     9.427      0.405      0.198      0.096     -98.99    0.00


     _WTO    12243.535  11761.135   8939.136   8690.010     -2.79 11884.747  11567.583  11546.239  11512.010      -3.14   99.91

     _ASEAN   2877.984   2761.827   2077.584   2081.631      0.19  2738.479   2778.697   2761.722   2765.874       1.00   24.00

     _W HEMI  2508.883   2387.367   1815.112   1689.854     -6.90  2429.388   2288.645   2286.222   2262.109      -6.89   19.63

     _CAFTA   1771.993   1727.571   1309.769   1217.436     -7.05  1749.501   1653.707   1654.644   1635.238      -6.53   14.19

     _NAFTA    457.044    408.471    309.386    302.400     -2.26   416.886    403.097    402.343    401.485      -3.69    3.48

     _CBI      227.844    203.307    159.788    131.861    -17.48   214.052    182.985    180.120    175.380     -18.07    1.52

     _SUB-SAH  105.413    109.026     82.653     79.185     -4.20   109.809    104.832    105.847    105.558      -3.87    0.92

     _OECD     109.799    101.522     77.622     81.392      4.86   106.567    102.322    103.693    105.292      -1.20    0.91

     _EU28      34.401     31.117     23.394     25.546      9.20    32.164     32.981     32.997     33.269       3.43    0.29

     _EU27      34.314     31.026     23.312     25.486      9.33    32.070     32.916     32.928     33.200       3.52    0.29