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                                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category 342:  COTTON SKIRTS
                                             Data in Doz, 14.90 M2 per Doz. 

                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      5374911   4745078    4038623    3296624    -18.37   4870098    4048144    4004853    4003079     -17.80  100.00

     CHINA P    1730152   1579985    1358893    1101648    -18.93   1698091    1327402    1316267    1322740     -22.10   33.04

     VIETNAM     912331    900380     775136     684989    -11.63    911670     813670     803407     810233     -11.13   20.24

     BNGLDSH     626685    742991     581795     413899    -28.86    717637     596082     575542     575095     -19.86   14.37

     INDNSIA     678724    522711     478423     391857    -18.09    525344     439720     437329     436145     -16.98   10.90

     INDIA       500191    374439     331222     258539    -21.94    396218     301074     303598     301756     -23.84    7.54

     PHIL R      181865    147462     107044     120288     12.37    120795     160074     159747     160706      33.04    4.01

     CAMBOD      220933    107069      96842      90026     -7.04    113132     102602     101298     100253     -11.38    2.50

     SRI LKA      77622     54409      46143      26524    -42.52     56758      42251      36874      34790     -38.70    0.87

     PAKISTN      55364     31625      24335      27239     11.93     34147      34515      34712      34529       1.12    0.86

     TURKEY       29835     26016      21550      28562     32.54     28313      31999      33540      33028      16.65    0.83

     THAILND      43603     18069      12199      17998     47.54     14763      23828      25702      23868      61.67    0.60

     EGYPT        55751      4351       2816      20860    640.77      3882      21537      22365      22395     476.89    0.56

     GUATMAL      56351     33955      29729      15906    -46.50     30927      26792      24026      20132     -34.90    0.50

     MEXICO       21319     24694      21500      13336    -37.97     24494      14987      16668      16530     -32.51    0.41

     CHINA T       9291     12355       9012       7977    -11.48     10977      10374      11256      11320       3.12    0.28

     ITALY        10081     10087       7451       7715      3.54     10823      10343      10343      10351      -4.36    0.26

     NICARAG      18534     30658      29653       5570    -81.22     46499       6421       6533       6575     -85.86    0.16

     KENYA        10386     25396      23680       1458    -93.84     26266       4175       4175       3174     -87.92    0.08

     HONDURA      16945     16734      16734          1    -99.99     16760          1          1          1     -99.99    0.00


     _WTO       5374722   4744678    4038477    3296487    -18.37   4869952    4047752    4004461    4002688     -17.81   99.99

     _ASEAN     2064714   1706721    1479413    1315886    -11.05   1697027    1551342    1539765    1543194      -9.06   38.55

     _W HEMI     147779    131962     115041      51381    -55.34    143957      74402      73675      68302     -52.55    1.71

     _OECD        60213     47747      38295      45900     19.86     51677      53855      55902      55352       7.11    1.38

     _CAFTA      107991     96513      85559      29772    -65.20    108688      48120      45833      40726     -62.53    1.02

     _EU28        25647     22428      16911      19349     14.42     23947      24746      25192      24866       3.84    0.62

     _EU27        25556     22415      16900      19329     14.37     23935      24726      25171      24844       3.80    0.62

     _NAFTA       29027     26001      22763      14241    -37.44     25874      15952      17631      17479     -32.45    0.44

     _SUB-SAHA    11997     28232      25816       3559    -86.21     28701       7235       7008       5975     -79.18    0.15