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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 $$$

                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   38731.366  37979.563  28907.103  29382.172      1.64 38061.754  38257.568  38214.429  38454.632       1.03  100.00

     CHINA P 16049.533  15107.206  11491.232  11302.536     -1.64 15209.904  14921.170  14826.145  14918.509      -1.92   38.80

     VIETNAM  5630.180   5926.612   4497.458   4879.068      8.49  5844.950   6221.168   6237.922   6308.222       7.93   16.40

     INDNSIA  2386.576   2434.224   1865.508   1835.895     -1.59  2441.252   2408.163   2391.270   2404.610      -1.50    6.25

     MEXICO   1197.613   1307.013    926.443   1154.826     24.65  1195.381   1473.664   1496.061   1535.395      28.44    3.99

     HONDURA  1225.007   1189.680    899.171    907.006      0.87  1199.595   1191.240   1200.766   1197.515      -0.17    3.11

     BNGLDSH  1157.918   1095.765    856.322    845.593     -1.25  1129.666   1091.389   1082.158   1085.036      -3.95    2.82

     INDIA     966.234   1038.980    823.548    854.216      3.72  1024.436   1064.674   1069.261   1069.648       4.41    2.78

     SALVADR   871.096    952.279    730.626    756.937      3.60   938.783    961.465    977.121    978.590       4.24    2.54

     SRI LKA   974.194    964.692    733.267    737.953      0.64   979.221    967.266    973.378    969.378      -1.01    2.52

     JORDAN    932.962    937.294    735.378    766.966      4.30   952.525    966.409    954.786    968.883       1.72    2.52

     CAMBOD   1043.580    932.408    732.370    713.510     -2.58   971.740    906.980    904.528    913.548      -5.99    2.38

     GUATMAL   585.012    680.294    505.986    541.248      6.97   650.692    728.284    718.710    715.555       9.97    1.86

     THAILND   601.379    547.378    426.675    394.387     -7.57   573.684    521.114    518.373    515.090     -10.21    1.34

     PHIL R    608.703    559.930    427.590    372.644    -12.85   566.459    506.556    500.535    504.985     -10.85    1.31

     NICARAG   458.877    502.193    373.691    361.222     -3.34   498.792    491.752    495.619    489.724      -1.82    1.27

     EGYPT     437.952    369.664    290.363    281.781     -2.96   395.532    351.316    351.678    361.082      -8.71    0.94

     HAITI     234.127    292.428    220.726    267.551     21.21   283.285    330.727    335.859    339.253      19.76    0.88

     DOM REP   342.047    321.910    242.099    237.858     -1.75   328.728    323.909    321.816    317.670      -3.36    0.83

     CANADA    347.064    306.373    233.974    243.087      3.89   322.777    311.842    320.171    315.485      -2.26    0.82

     ITALY     288.099    283.665    209.036    209.729      0.33   288.429    282.159    283.646    284.359      -1.41    0.74

     LESOTHO   188.286    194.544    134.733    135.471      0.55   185.863    194.109    193.710    195.282       5.07    0.51

     KENYA     199.380    174.150    131.277    140.314      6.88   181.636    177.039    183.741    183.187       0.85    0.48

     CHINA T   255.836    188.331    150.807    127.069    -15.74   205.653    172.195    168.216    164.594     -19.97    0.43

     TURKEY    146.004    152.866    115.000    123.756      7.61   158.199    156.204    160.703    161.622       2.16    0.42

     KOR REP   140.160    144.865    107.345    108.126      0.73   142.586    142.633    142.513    145.647       2.15    0.38

     PAKISTN   162.795    116.912     88.586     95.932      8.29   126.268    119.437    121.692    124.258      -1.59    0.32

     COLOMB    125.958    120.014     88.883     87.950     -1.05   119.513    120.676    119.990    119.081      -0.36    0.31

     PERU       85.293    107.803     80.882     92.074     13.84    98.643    118.542    120.186    118.995      20.63    0.31

     MALAYSA   149.332    103.909     78.744     75.826     -3.70   105.171    105.998    105.220    100.992      -3.97    0.26

     BURMA      28.643     57.130     42.405     73.192     72.60    52.865     80.704     82.460     87.916      66.30    0.23

     PORTUGL    68.282     75.531     55.769     57.623      3.32    76.526     77.033     77.526     77.386       1.12    0.20

     MADAGAS    26.979     52.449     38.554     60.056     55.77    46.372     63.452     69.340     73.951      59.47    0.19

     HG KONG    67.971     81.306     64.571     55.805    -13.58    82.868     77.182     73.827     72.540     -12.46    0.19

     MOROC      73.752     63.231     46.620     55.355     18.74    64.823     68.649     70.553     71.966      11.02    0.19

     ROMANIA    66.911     70.965     53.252     46.754    -12.20    71.869     65.985     64.961     64.467     -10.30    0.17

     FRANCE     53.650     50.979     39.133     43.309     10.67    52.000     54.427     54.870     55.156       6.07    0.14

     ISRAEL     57.042     55.003     45.930     36.066    -21.48    56.005     48.209     46.679     45.139     -19.40    0.12

     OMAN        8.032     17.092     12.046     24.988    107.44    13.867     19.800     27.096     30.034     116.59    0.08

     BULGAR     29.889     31.548     24.022     22.109     -7.96    31.078     30.066     29.946     29.635      -4.64    0.08

     TNZANIA    23.476     27.923     20.673     18.694     -9.57    28.350     27.664     26.659     25.944      -8.49    0.07

     ETHIOP      9.365     18.472     13.382     19.643     46.79    15.980     22.673     24.204     24.733      54.78    0.06

     U KING     30.863     26.177     20.234     16.956    -16.20    28.212     23.405     23.122     22.899     -18.83    0.06

     SPAIN      19.024     20.440     15.261     16.132      5.71    20.308     20.879     21.049     21.311       4.94    0.06

     C RICA     28.364     19.987     15.126     12.164    -19.58    20.411     17.421     17.237     17.025     -16.59    0.04

     GERMANY    17.460     16.596     13.089     13.008     -0.62    16.461     16.352     16.142     16.515       0.33    0.04

     POLAND     13.586     15.955     12.261     11.789     -3.85    16.063     16.599     15.791     15.483      -3.61    0.04

     HUNGARY    15.526     13.236      9.722      9.815      0.95    13.146     13.196     12.938     13.329       1.39    0.03

     MAURIT     10.037     10.598      7.297      9.290     27.30     9.785     12.387     12.619     12.590      28.67    0.03

     GHANA       6.448      5.996      5.700      6.158      8.04     7.726      5.641      6.024      6.454     -16.46    0.02

     ARAB EM     6.581      4.887      3.459      3.625      4.79     5.049      5.272      5.401      5.053       0.07    0.01

     ECUADOR     3.325      3.047      2.187      2.616     19.60     3.399      3.548      3.426      3.476       2.24    0.01

     BAHRAIN    90.001     30.559     29.740      0.006    -99.98    48.457      2.050      1.840      0.825     -98.30    0.00


     _WTO    38711.561  37951.158  28886.511  29352.781      1.61 38036.663  38222.546  38177.983  38417.427       1.00   99.90

     _ASEAN  10461.131  10567.702   8075.130   8349.676      3.40 10562.093  10757.733  10747.179  10842.249       2.65   28.19

     _W HEMI  5516.361   5815.503   4329.246   4671.443      7.90  5672.694   6083.435   6137.145   6157.700       8.55   16.01

     _CAFTA   3510.403   3666.343   2766.700   2816.435      1.80  3637.000   3714.071   3731.269   3716.078       2.17    9.66

     _NAFTA   1544.677   1613.385   1160.417   1397.912     20.47  1518.158   1785.506   1816.231   1850.881      21.92    4.81

     _OECD    1173.453   1135.546    851.944    874.920      2.70  1165.302   1144.187   1157.126   1158.522      -0.58    3.01

     _EU28     649.607    643.992    481.003    474.206     -1.41   654.270    636.011    635.873    637.194      -2.61    1.66

     _EU27     643.665    638.827    476.886    470.789     -1.28   648.791    631.646    631.440    632.730      -2.48    1.65

     _SUB-SAH  486.002    497.842    362.040    395.870      9.34   491.737    514.053    526.600    531.672       8.12    1.38

     _CBI      236.214    294.596    222.349    267.954     20.51   285.611    331.957    336.863    340.201      19.11    0.88

     _ANDEAN     3.325      3.047      2.187      2.616     19.60     3.399      3.548      3.426      3.476       2.24    0.01