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                                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category 225:  BLUE DENIM 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      74.266     69.594     53.437     50.038     -6.36    69.399     63.182     65.601     66.195      -4.62  100.00

     JAPAN      21.483     18.341     14.082     12.524    -11.07    18.920     15.745     16.157     16.783     -11.30   25.35

     MEXICO     12.846     16.293     12.628     11.973     -5.19    15.907     14.603     15.702     15.638      -1.69   23.62

     CHINA P    19.436     15.072     12.355     11.795     -4.54    16.073     14.203     14.627     14.512      -9.72   21.92

     TURKEY      7.486      9.108      6.230      7.114     14.19     8.187      9.620     10.149      9.992      22.04   15.09

     ITALY       6.579      3.622      2.391      2.680     12.09     3.409      3.659      3.604      3.911      14.71    5.91

     CHINA T     3.578      2.831      2.003      1.485    -25.86     2.542      2.622      2.479      2.313      -9.00    3.49

     INDIA       1.399      3.269      2.923      1.234    -57.80     3.207      1.547      1.584      1.579     -50.76    2.39


     _WTO       74.266     69.594     53.437     50.038     -6.36    69.399     63.182     65.601     66.195      -4.62  100.00

     _W HEMI    12.876     16.432     12.767     11.976     -6.20    16.046     14.605     15.705     15.641      -2.53   23.63

     _NAFTA     12.846     16.294     12.629     11.975     -5.18    15.909     14.605     15.704     15.640      -1.69   23.63

     _OECD      14.698     12.973      8.760     10.216     16.62    11.826     13.605     14.173     14.429      22.01   21.80

     _EU27       7.208      3.720      2.436      3.101     27.28     3.544      3.937      3.977      4.385      23.71    6.62

     _EU28       7.208      3.720      2.436      3.101     27.28     3.544      3.937      3.977      4.385      23.71    6.62