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                                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category  61:  MAN-MADE FIBER 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   14438.279  14637.463  11058.138  11539.227      4.35 14459.770  15047.399  15026.999  15118.553       4.56  100.00

     CHINA P  7409.572   7417.553   5559.388   5846.943      5.17  7265.694   7635.602   7615.978   7705.108       6.05   50.96

     VIETNAM  1670.020   1863.184   1386.548   1575.054     13.60  1798.006   2032.054   2036.645   2051.689      14.11   13.57

     INDNSIA   657.134    686.804    523.897    517.780     -1.17   686.866    684.264    681.677    680.687      -0.90    4.50

     CAMBOD    577.966    504.581    401.436    403.758      0.58   531.951    509.567    504.462    506.903      -4.71    3.35

     HONDURA   474.437    463.101    340.129    354.751      4.30   460.392    476.394    481.180    477.724       3.76    3.16

     BNGLDSH   474.719    447.657    353.850    353.268     -0.16   463.225    446.070    445.564    447.074      -3.49    2.96

     MEXICO    437.023    461.599    359.454    328.251     -8.68   456.882    437.507    434.054    430.396      -5.80    2.85

     INDIA     299.247    311.207    246.127    272.110     10.56   305.142    333.152    336.757    337.191      10.50    2.23

     SALVADR   300.557    335.404    256.752    254.780     -0.77   330.179    333.262    335.940    333.432       0.98    2.21

     NICARAG   204.752    251.749    185.832    185.771     -0.03   243.490    255.509    255.962    251.688       3.37    1.66

     SRI LKA   235.389    243.793    180.328    182.161      1.02   242.526    249.774    249.221    245.626       1.28    1.62

     GUATMAL   168.590    205.173    154.389    165.376      7.12   192.316    220.141    217.267    216.159      12.40    1.43

     JORDAN    167.035    168.158    131.927    140.520      6.51   171.516    178.775    176.755    176.751       3.05    1.17

     PHIL R    190.899    170.776    131.020    110.000    -16.04   176.279    149.903    148.684    149.756     -15.05    0.99

     HAITI     107.276    131.031     99.902    110.416     10.52   128.457    142.180    143.330    141.545      10.19    0.94

     EGYPT     154.112    137.875    110.404    108.825     -1.43   147.886    132.603    133.382    136.296      -7.84    0.90

     THAILND   137.739    122.484     96.072     84.839    -11.69   128.894    110.896    110.475    111.252     -13.69    0.74

     DOM REP   101.693     97.458     73.411     70.380     -4.13    99.735     97.927     96.452     94.427      -5.32    0.62

     PAKISTN    99.201     78.172     56.782     61.620      8.52    81.337     81.740     82.245     83.011       2.06    0.55

     CHINA T    93.023     71.941     57.631     47.243    -18.03    76.968     65.973     63.280     61.553     -20.03    0.41

     KENYA      59.949     50.121     37.570     39.283      4.56    52.135     50.709     51.774     51.834      -0.58    0.34

     LESOTHO    46.494     47.756     34.241     34.262      0.06    47.235     48.339     47.978     47.777       1.15    0.32

     MALAYSA    41.574     31.341     24.355     27.881     14.48    31.063     34.629     35.303     34.867      12.25    0.23

     TURKEY     27.633     32.088     24.220     25.718      6.18    32.777     33.074     33.620     33.586       2.47    0.22

     KOR REP    30.478     32.145     24.050     22.637     -5.88    32.537     30.357     30.176     30.732      -5.55    0.20

     CANADA     36.694     32.700     26.169     23.365    -10.72    35.054     29.768     29.825     29.896     -14.71    0.20

     BURMA       9.934     17.979     13.395     23.432     74.94    17.537     27.043     27.295     28.016      59.75    0.19

     HG KONG    24.850     26.062     20.374     21.160      3.86    26.584     27.030     26.237     26.848       0.99    0.18

     MADAGAS    10.837     20.840     15.348     21.234     38.35    18.186     23.189     25.251     26.726      46.96    0.18

     PERU       14.049     19.810     14.995     16.271      8.51    17.829     21.346     21.390     21.085      18.27    0.14

     COLOMB     21.021     20.572     15.153     14.586     -3.74    20.335     20.214     20.013     20.004      -1.63    0.13

     ITALY      19.630     18.299     12.799     13.690      6.96    17.924     19.190     19.095     19.191       7.07    0.13

     TNZANIA    13.321     14.402     10.733      9.240    -13.91    14.893     13.830     13.289     12.909     -13.32    0.09

     ETHIOP      6.613     11.399      7.855      9.118     16.08     9.657     12.040     12.604     12.662      31.11    0.08

     MOROC      10.843     10.361      7.758      8.805     13.50    10.395     11.144     11.161     11.408       9.74    0.08

     PORTUGL     6.529      7.716      5.517      5.588      1.29     7.406      7.723      7.698      7.787       5.14    0.05

     OMAN        3.709      4.069      3.056      5.600     83.24     4.293      4.567      5.968      6.612      54.03    0.04

     ROMANIA     4.456      5.084      3.865      3.696     -4.36     5.112      4.889      4.996      4.916      -3.84    0.03

     BULGAR      3.938      5.241      3.302      2.635    -20.20     4.163      4.800      4.699      4.574       9.87    0.03

     FRANCE      2.935      2.807      2.050      3.122     52.31     2.829      3.540      3.832      3.879      37.11    0.03

     SPAIN       3.170      3.127      2.310      2.298     -0.56     3.116      3.087      3.068      3.114      -0.04    0.02

     ISRAEL     10.524      7.019      6.357      2.345    -63.11     8.818      3.318      3.201      3.007     -65.90    0.02

     GERMANY     3.293      2.764      2.439      2.560      4.95     2.734      2.780      2.804      2.885       5.51    0.02

     POLAND      1.991      2.942      2.134      1.998     -6.37     2.708      3.065      2.876      2.806       3.62    0.02

     GHANA       3.692      2.850      2.699      2.649     -1.83     3.754      2.492      2.632      2.801     -25.40    0.02

     U KING      5.081      3.306      2.626      1.702    -35.21     3.931      2.452      2.393      2.381     -39.43    0.02

     MAURIT      2.489      2.016      1.382      1.657     19.87     1.998      2.375      2.380      2.290      14.62    0.02

     ECUADOR     2.846      2.357      1.672      1.578     -5.60     2.686      2.376      2.280      2.263     -15.73    0.01

     ARAB EM     2.215      1.931      1.461      1.627     11.42     1.967      2.229      2.165      2.098       6.64    0.01

     HUNGARY     1.787      1.693      1.172      1.247      6.42     1.525      1.752      1.752      1.768      15.97    0.01

     C RICA      7.087      3.740      3.308      1.313    -60.29     3.950      1.788      1.776      1.746     -55.79    0.01

     BAHRAIN    11.850      4.075      3.857      0.001    -99.98     6.393      0.521      0.477      0.219     -96.57    0.00


     _WTO    14429.809  14624.087  11048.808  11528.500      4.34 14448.336  15033.057  15012.217  15103.779       4.54   99.90

     _ASEAN   3287.946   3398.751   2577.832   2743.859      6.44  3372.105   3550.007   3546.149   3564.779       5.71   23.58

     _W HEMI  1878.809   2027.374   1533.180   1527.849     -0.35  1994.034   2040.269   2041.207   2022.042       1.40   13.37

     _CAFTA   1257.116   1356.625   1013.821   1032.372      1.83  1330.061   1385.021   1388.578   1375.176       3.39    9.10

     _NAFTA    473.717    494.300    385.622    351.615     -8.82   491.936    467.275    463.879    460.293      -6.43    3.04

     _SUB-SAH  148.680    152.259    112.036    118.773      6.01   151.269    155.289    157.992    158.997       5.11    1.05

     _CBI      108.629    131.957    100.686    110.574      9.82   129.574    142.575    143.654    141.845       9.47    0.94

     _OECD     142.236    141.797    107.134    105.549     -1.48   145.120    138.877    139.196    140.212      -3.38    0.93

     _EU28      57.276     55.905     40.384     40.499      0.29    54.897     56.011     55.874     56.021       2.05    0.37

     _EU27      57.044     55.686     40.216     40.321      0.26    54.685     55.787     55.643     55.790       2.02    0.37

     _ANDEAN     2.846      2.357      1.672      1.578     -5.60     2.686      2.376      2.280      2.263     -15.73    0.01