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                                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category  31:  COTTON APPAREL PRODUCTS
                                                    Data in Million $$$

                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   41475.746  38210.753  29182.495  28281.072     -3.09 39143.364  37367.517  37336.668  37309.330      -4.69  100.00

     CHINA P 12152.764  10761.543   8157.646   7731.882     -5.22 11154.433  10431.564  10374.429  10335.779      -7.34   27.70

     VIETNAM  4638.978   4566.282   3424.213   3621.097      5.75  4524.569   4687.685   4703.759   4763.167       5.27   12.77

     BNGLDSH  4164.812   4120.553   3238.723   3036.284     -6.25  4205.397   3954.316   3942.377   3918.115      -6.83   10.50

     INDIA    2531.090   2445.999   1924.474   1929.821      0.28  2476.643   2433.272   2446.826   2451.347      -1.02    6.57

     INDNSIA  2368.031   2090.581   1615.581   1526.476     -5.52  2178.127   2003.334   2002.108   2001.476      -8.11    5.36

     MEXICO   2178.422   1923.256   1459.034   1405.405     -3.68  1993.241   1877.384   1871.047   1869.627      -6.20    5.01

     HONDURA  1446.550   1362.591   1028.942    985.025     -4.27  1389.752   1336.517   1328.410   1318.674      -5.11    3.53

     CAMBOD   1423.261   1200.628    903.042    894.075     -0.99  1223.059   1179.383   1184.397   1191.660      -2.57    3.19

     PAKISTN  1268.308   1141.030    867.330    868.526      0.14  1163.222   1131.959   1137.243   1142.226      -1.81    3.06

     NICARAG  1002.278    966.081    731.261    761.622      4.15   988.774    987.098    993.592    996.443       0.78    2.67

     SRI LKA  1035.441    966.422    735.217    690.465     -6.09   998.939    924.441    931.785    921.671      -7.74    2.47

     SALVADR  1076.141    982.496    744.237    661.364    -11.14  1013.870    911.298    909.836    899.623     -11.27    2.41

     GUATMAL   788.915    663.537    527.526    464.775    -11.90   711.409    600.665    602.979    600.785     -15.55    1.61

     HAITI     642.875    553.709    432.220    369.829    -14.44   587.327    515.725    507.324    491.318     -16.35    1.32

     PERU      472.076    451.295    343.616    351.057      2.17   462.276    445.682    450.501    458.736      -0.77    1.23

     DOM REP   398.425    428.213    309.641    293.425     -5.24   408.570    415.355    419.952    411.997       0.84    1.10

     EGYPT     377.543    295.033    230.677    249.543      8.18   312.701    303.464    310.360    313.899       0.38    0.84

     ITALY     318.935    294.321    216.659    235.271      8.59   301.594    310.163    313.183    312.933       3.76    0.84

     JORDAN    284.364    288.852    216.158    234.516      8.49   280.856    315.571    307.974    307.210       9.38    0.82

     MALAYSA   372.492    323.341    245.754    229.404     -6.65   325.911    305.325    300.551    306.991      -5.81    0.82

     TURKEY    246.856    260.088    199.448    230.983     15.81   259.915    282.357    287.992    291.623      12.20    0.78

     PHIL R    436.723    345.827    272.591    216.507    -20.57   360.758    302.377    295.224    289.743     -19.68    0.78

     THAILND   394.214    329.342    252.583    210.006    -16.86   350.112    300.675    291.735    286.765     -18.09    0.77

     KENYA     168.684    166.339    131.641    112.308    -14.69   170.687    146.503    148.611    147.006     -13.87    0.39

     MAURIT    203.143    184.566    138.547     99.072    -28.49   190.933    156.703    148.480    145.090     -24.01    0.39

     PORTUGL    81.166     93.794     70.247     87.949     25.20    91.904    106.019    110.194    111.495      21.32    0.30

     LESOTHO   111.404    100.984     75.004     68.293     -8.95   103.704     95.464     96.819     94.273      -9.09    0.25

     KOR REP   102.548     91.381     66.788     61.138     -8.46    94.551     85.399     85.221     85.731      -9.33    0.23

     CANADA     83.783     75.357     55.299     61.709     11.59    79.674     74.487     77.581     81.766       2.63    0.22

     COLOMB     86.639     70.472     52.229     55.732      6.71    74.075     72.158     72.670     73.975      -0.14    0.20

     MADAGAS    19.584     48.234     33.778     56.210     66.41    41.355     66.182     67.931     70.666      70.88    0.19

     HG KONG    77.972     74.929     58.033     49.356    -14.95    75.491     70.283     69.002     66.253     -12.24    0.18

     CHINA T    62.746     56.334     41.729     39.772     -4.69    55.495     53.817     54.346     54.377      -2.01    0.15

     ROMANIA    48.304     48.811     37.780     38.173      1.04    49.050     49.926     49.335     49.204       0.32    0.13

     MOROC      38.764     54.895     44.683     36.565    -18.17    54.874     49.373     47.113     46.777     -14.76    0.13

     JAPAN      28.875     40.645     29.549     35.160     18.99    38.753     45.822     45.721     46.256      19.36    0.12

     OMAN        0.846      7.003      3.596     39.666   1003.13     3.731     39.566     42.397     43.074    1054.34    0.12

     FRANCE     42.182     33.668     25.017     28.430     13.64    38.100     35.888     36.563     37.081      -2.67    0.10

     U KING     44.732     33.910     25.031     23.434     -6.38    35.438     32.686     32.643     32.313      -8.82    0.09

     BURMA      12.092     14.888     10.222     18.999     85.86    13.705     19.085     21.504     23.664      72.67    0.06

     ETHIOP      8.248     13.937     10.176     17.524     72.21    12.395     18.809     20.283     21.285      71.72    0.06

     TNZANIA     3.840      9.032      6.388     10.460     63.75     7.063     12.094     12.602     13.104      85.52    0.04

     SPAIN       9.210     11.517      9.217     10.719     16.30    11.280     12.923     13.057     13.019      15.42    0.03

     MACAU      10.663      6.477      4.745      4.120    -13.17     7.491      6.372      6.443      5.852     -21.88    0.02

     NEPAL       7.765      5.856      5.078      3.924    -22.72     7.020      4.495      4.584      4.703     -33.01    0.01

     BAHRAIN    36.058     49.756     49.253      0.001   -100.00    54.642      2.425      1.106      0.505     -99.08    0.00


     _WTO    41457.095  38189.264  29166.008  28257.870     -3.11 39122.978  37342.273  37309.619  37281.125      -4.71   99.92

     _ASEAN   9660.299   8883.506   6734.446   6727.108     -0.11  8990.038   8809.694   8812.047   8876.168      -1.27   23.79

     _W HEMI  8183.712   7483.997   5688.660   5415.236     -4.81  7715.340   7243.418   7241.466   7210.574      -6.54   19.33

     _CAFTA   4712.853   4403.745   3342.226   3166.510     -5.26  4513.052   4251.447   4255.323   4228.028      -6.32   11.33

     _NAFTA   2262.205   1998.613   1514.334   1467.114     -3.12  2072.915   1951.870   1948.628   1951.393      -5.86    5.23

     _OECD     973.563    938.162    702.766    775.987     10.42   959.409    983.732   1001.096   1011.382       5.42    2.71

     _EU28     604.468    579.700    432.990    475.418      9.80   591.357    610.924    620.738    622.128       5.20    1.67

     _EU27     602.747    577.833    431.463    474.293      9.93   589.493    609.471    619.262    620.663       5.29    1.66

     _SUB-SAH  521.541    525.117    396.879    365.410     -7.93   528.012    498.279    497.048    493.648      -6.51    1.32

     _CBI      643.548    554.491    432.525    369.871    -14.49   587.650    516.234    507.838    491.836     -16.30    1.32