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                                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category 220:  FABRIC OF SPECIAL WEAVE
                                         Data in Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                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     175.986    157.364    119.145    117.305     -1.54   166.135    154.597    154.416    155.523      -6.39  100.00

     CHINA P    56.359     48.765     38.013     35.738     -5.99    52.451     46.350     46.417     46.490     -11.37   29.89

     ITALY      32.932     29.285     22.173     21.827     -1.56    30.903     28.297     28.630     28.939      -6.35   18.61

     INDIA      19.861     16.598     12.646     12.466     -1.42    17.768     16.391     15.954     16.418      -7.59   10.56

     PAKISTN     4.816      5.900      4.130      6.087     47.41     5.473      7.874      7.745      7.858      43.58    5.05

     TURKEY      7.924      7.633      5.664      5.358     -5.41     7.557      7.040      7.194      7.326      -3.06    4.71

     MEXICO      7.027      5.890      4.160      3.651    -12.24     6.886      5.497      5.476      5.381     -21.86    3.46

     JAPAN       4.225      5.103      3.816      3.962      3.82     5.101      4.926      5.252      5.249       2.89    3.37

     GERMANY     3.907      4.048      2.974      3.147      5.83     4.222      4.332      4.364      4.221      -0.03    2.71

     CHINA T     5.354      4.049      2.931      2.535    -13.53     4.328      4.250      3.932      3.652     -15.61    2.35

     KOR REP     4.306      4.419      3.413      2.421    -29.05     4.570      3.676      3.423      3.428     -25.00    2.20

     TURKMEN     0.891      0.937      0.672      2.406    258.16     0.897      2.352      2.402      2.671     197.84    1.72

     THAILND     1.067      1.008      0.722      1.074     48.86     0.970      1.156      1.245      1.361      40.33    0.88

     ARAB EM     0.584      0.607      0.532      0.012    -97.67     0.852      0.150      0.150      0.087     -89.75    0.06


     _WTO      175.060    156.395    118.462    114.887     -3.02   165.226    152.218    151.993    152.820      -7.51   98.26

     _OECD      71.251     63.492     47.828     46.192     -3.42    66.645     60.942     61.435     61.856      -7.19   39.77

     _EU27      54.939     47.985     35.801     37.000      3.35    50.289     48.254     48.791     49.184      -2.20   31.62

     _EU28      54.939     47.985     35.801     37.000      3.35    50.289     48.254     48.791     49.184      -2.20   31.62

     _W HEMI    11.783     10.224      7.727      5.373    -30.46    11.920      8.389      8.164      7.870     -33.97    5.06

     _NAFTA     10.121      8.536      6.488      4.435    -31.64    10.117      6.805      6.704      6.483     -35.91    4.17

     _ASEAN      2.626      2.572      1.811      2.197     21.31     2.323      2.666      2.712      2.958      27.36    1.90