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                                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category 363:  COTTON TERRY / OTHER PILE TOWELS
                                             Data in Nos,  0.40 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    776254138 795307770  597998066  626340962      4.74 793087823  822480996  822170084  823650666       3.85  100.00

     PAKISTN  291564589 288074220  214786698  210448422     -2.02 296209796  283304334  282448029  283735944      -4.21   34.45

     INDIA    234621142 249277509  185480480  210954425     13.73 242307542  276474488  275274357  274751454      13.39   33.36

     CHINA P  146821587 158831484  123335952  117698322     -4.57 153479199  153347560  153988548  153193854      -0.19   18.60

     BNGLDSH   42798620  41754542   31008411   39794358     28.33  41850798   49135116   49203206   50540489      20.76    6.14

     TURKEY    19752275  23878367   17449828   19932775     14.23  23507745   25454911   26101474   26361314      12.14    3.20

     COLOMB    14720996  14622959   11262027   10751633     -4.53  15972051   14333873   14143915   14112565     -11.64    1.71

     SALVADR    3787205   3378898    2761022    2825885      2.35   3503606    3059733    3470705    3443761      -1.71    0.42

     PORTUGL    2529328   2409117    1798149    2475634     37.68   2473646    2970103    3110395    3086602      24.78    0.37

     EGYPT      3007974   3074963    2535320    2543651      0.33   3088403    3299817    3118923    3083294      -0.17    0.37

     CANADA     3105868   2904209    2106393    1163972    -44.74   3038011    2059410    2008891    1961788     -35.43    0.24


     _WTO     776231915 795194527  597914915  626163959      4.72 792989530  822262378  821952574  823443571       3.84   99.97

     _OECD     26169179  29830106   21748207   23959183     10.17  29604339   31129693   31879222   32041082       8.23    3.89

     _W HEMI   27205742  24576079   18962093   18360530     -3.17  26339827   23822102   24167950   23974516      -8.98    2.91

     _CAFTA     4793141   4352456    3515025    3536482      0.61   4375480    4020367    4387796    4373913      -0.04    0.53

     _NAFTA     6488961   4370759    3253947    2386048    -26.67   4793144    3446027    3583486    3502860     -26.92    0.43

     _EU27      3239911   2827167    2073993    2721612     31.23   2987668    3400094    3524329    3474786      16.30    0.42

     _EU28      3239911   2827167    2073993    2721612     31.23   2987668    3400094    3524329    3474786      16.30    0.42

     _ASEAN     2070186   1891081    1523407    1928312     26.58   1980718    2446057    2329659    2295986      15.92    0.28