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                                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category 361:  COTTON SHEETS
                                             Data in Nos,  5.20 M2 per Nos. 

                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    206375667 204224654  148812305  150139516      0.89 199698355  205582800  203456232  205551865       2.93  100.00

     INDIA     68497293  70211263   51553842   53598482      3.97  68283558   71507862   71366443   72255903       5.82   35.15

     CHINA P   61350593  58652054   42702365   42592014     -0.26  57467426   58707285   58617532   58541703       1.87   28.48

     PAKISTN   54220705  50998989   37676700   36833728     -2.24  50821317   51008106   49841750   50156017      -1.31   24.40

     TURKEY     5646873   8079917    4603669    4778321      3.79   6797006    7617708    7721692    8254569      21.44    4.02

     BAHRAIN    7190748   7445492    5769902    5839400      1.20   7555338    7826355    7378131    7514990      -0.53    3.66

     PORTUGL    2659551   2669820    1984580    1942180     -2.14   2852032    2573588    2496271    2627420      -7.88    1.28

     CAMBOD     1850323   1457554    1180762    1176648     -0.35   1469322    1410432    1390464    1453440      -1.08    0.71

     EGYPT       907922    887826     579393    1093710     88.77    742831    1252835    1423450    1402143      88.76    0.68

     ISRAEL      742524    638534     474488     508004      7.06    638406     684823     688547     672050       5.27    0.33

     ITALY       456929    579635     420908     498339     18.40    550026     628611     644036     657066      19.46    0.32

     BNGLDSH     766379    781134     508549     346698    -31.83    649359     703455     660088     619283      -4.63    0.30

     TURKMEN     955536    682032     528386     251902    -52.33    817366     633304     279580     405548     -50.38    0.20

     MEXICO      145911    286796     239160     228979     -4.26    257635     264166     264611     276615       7.37    0.13

     THAILND     540921    403900     307756     142204    -53.79    386736     330521     246445     238348     -38.37    0.12

     HG KONG     122235     93273      62454     109280     74.98     94833     120788     125588     140099      47.73    0.07

     GUATMAL      96311     81788      69509      26780    -61.47    105637      37718      38083      39059     -63.03    0.02


     _WTO     205420131 203508849  148283919  149887562      1.08 198880989  204915671  203142827  205112492       3.13   99.79

     _OECD      8911112  11503915    7113729    7328341      3.02  10347358   10984881   11026237   11718527      13.25    5.70

     _EU27      3249071   3359020    2482540    2533845      2.07   3520151    3314729    3252682    3410325      -3.12    1.66

     _EU28      3249071   3359020    2482540    2533845      2.07   3520151    3314729    3252682    3410325      -3.12    1.66

     _ASEAN     2402611   1871242    1495512    1326110    -11.33   1865926    1752430    1647718    1701840      -8.79    0.83

     _W HEMI     277701    476613     362003     314838    -13.03    423161     413964     413970     429448       1.49    0.21

     _NAFTA      156703    342890     257533     244110     -5.21    278728     316108     315900     329467      18.20    0.16

     _CAFTA      119175    131107     102419      63658    -37.85    142176      92797      91644      92346     -35.05    0.04