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                                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category 222:  KNIT FABRIC
                                         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     743.857    750.248    566.218    450.038    -20.52   734.925    660.583    645.971    634.068     -13.72  100.00

     CHINA P   343.507    351.293    267.593    209.866    -21.57   341.255    307.554    299.553    293.566     -13.97   46.30

     KOR REP   122.747    125.611     93.536     62.828    -32.83   119.998    100.026     96.849     94.903     -20.91   14.97

     INDIA      31.844     38.546     26.877     39.223     45.93    34.242     49.940     50.172     50.892      48.62    8.03

     CANADA     49.917     46.113     35.986     28.763    -20.07    49.593     38.545     38.669     38.890     -21.58    6.13

     CHINA T    48.010     40.156     31.224     27.444    -12.11    42.250     36.817     37.195     36.376     -13.90    5.74

     ITALY      30.527     27.128     20.364     13.159    -35.38    27.511     20.592     20.367     19.922     -27.59    3.14

     JAPAN      16.280     24.607     16.440      7.258    -55.85    20.497     19.154     17.086     15.425     -24.74    2.43

     MEXICO     18.074     17.559     14.066     10.141    -27.91    18.295     14.853     14.201     13.634     -25.48    2.15

     GERMANY    15.524     15.976     12.557      8.558    -31.84    16.716     11.516     11.606     11.977     -28.35    1.89

     FRANCE      9.315      7.915      5.500      6.344     15.34     8.699      8.512      8.723      8.758       0.68    1.38

     TURKEY     19.855     12.228      9.983      6.338    -36.51    14.016     10.171      9.601      8.584     -38.76    1.35

     INDNSIA     2.947      6.307      4.480      3.100    -30.82     5.181      5.509      5.326      4.926      -4.92    0.78

     BELGIUM     1.467      1.790      0.376      2.767    636.01     1.107      4.114      4.186      4.181     277.68    0.66

     HONDURA     0.223      0.540      0.267      3.614   1253.41     0.310      2.907      3.685      3.887    1154.05    0.61

     SWITZLD     2.144      2.221      1.516      2.370     56.31     2.084      2.902      2.985      3.075      47.52    0.48

     VIETNAM     3.494      2.839      2.182      2.284      4.68     2.613      2.776      2.859      2.941      12.57    0.46

     BRAZIL      2.817      3.431      2.641      1.898    -28.12     3.344      3.065      2.763      2.688     -19.61    0.42

     THAILND     2.733      3.318      2.660      1.803    -32.23     3.418      2.925      2.479      2.461     -28.00    0.39

     ISRAEL      1.912      3.129      2.494      1.318    -47.14     3.238      2.572      2.396      1.953     -39.68    0.31

     GUATMAL     1.061      1.166      0.746      1.006     34.80     0.871      1.582      1.423      1.426      63.67    0.22

     SALVADR     0.804      0.794      0.639      1.245     94.77     0.807      1.275      1.391      1.400      73.52    0.22

     ARGENT      0.992      1.135      0.890      0.890     -0.01     1.123      1.194      1.045      1.134       0.98    0.18

     SPAIN       0.652      0.841      0.641      0.829     29.22     0.930      1.079      1.046      1.029      10.65    0.16

     PAKISTN     1.003      1.370      0.939      0.536    -42.90     1.232      1.146      0.956      0.967     -21.49    0.15

     SLOVAK      0.094      0.742      0.548      0.621     13.27     0.600      0.873      0.815      0.815      35.71    0.13

     ROMANIA     0.099      0.289      0.099      0.588    492.11     0.099      0.813      0.821      0.778     683.08    0.12

     REP SAF     2.994      2.277      2.149      0.634    -70.48     2.478      1.433      1.034      0.762     -69.24    0.12

     HG KONG     5.950      3.318      3.155      0.587    -81.40     4.925      0.923      0.758      0.750     -84.77    0.12

     SRI LKA     0.179      0.257      0.208      0.166    -20.32     0.315      0.199      0.215      0.215     -31.66    0.03

     SWEDEN      0.774      1.011      0.850      0.028    -96.73     1.001      0.334      0.256      0.189     -81.12    0.03

     POLAND      0.030      0.436      0.304      0.012    -96.19     0.327      0.220      0.224      0.143     -56.05    0.02

     CZECH       0.005      0.211      0.210      0.013    -94.01     0.213      0.015      0.013      0.013     -93.70    0.00


     _WTO      743.849    750.233    566.215    449.990    -20.53   734.919    660.559    645.911    634.007     -13.73   99.99

     _OECD     257.624    245.798    185.010    134.374    -27.37   246.613    201.321    197.922    195.162     -20.86   30.78

     _W HEMI    74.606     71.535     55.754     48.104    -13.72    75.077     64.146     63.939     63.885     -14.91   10.08

     _NAFTA     67.991     63.672     50.052     38.904    -22.27    67.888     53.399     52.870     52.524     -22.63    8.28

     _EU28      62.374     60.314     44.317     34.760    -21.57    61.162     50.914     50.922     50.757     -17.01    8.00

     _EU27      62.374     60.314     44.317     34.738    -21.61    61.162     50.892     50.900     50.735     -17.05    8.00

     _ASEAN      9.255     12.472      9.327      7.266    -22.10    11.218     11.248     10.743     10.410      -7.20    1.64

     _CAFTA      2.093      2.565      1.676      5.931    253.93     2.011      5.869      6.606      6.821     239.09    1.08

     _SUB-SAH    3.035      2.279      2.151      0.675    -68.61     2.480      1.475      1.075      0.803     -67.61    0.13