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                                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category 648:  W/G MMF SLACKS/BREECHES/SHORTS
                                         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    3030.481   2970.232   2243.808   2414.053      7.59  2954.375   3105.090   3120.326   3140.478       6.30  100.00

     VIETNAM   696.194    758.048    570.268    654.684     14.80   735.804    829.888    828.235    842.463      14.50   26.83

     CHINA P   673.873    622.499    476.444    514.756      8.04   625.595    660.398    664.676    660.811       5.63   21.04

     INDNSIA   210.687    232.526    170.546    180.181      5.65   221.691    240.230    242.223    242.162       9.23    7.71

     GUATMAL   151.063    156.540    116.155    133.382     14.83   153.973    171.343    170.590    173.767      12.86    5.53

     JORDAN    164.351    176.375    134.484    131.148     -2.48   166.995    186.221    178.015    173.039       3.62    5.51

     SRI LKA    81.274    100.818     71.850     81.976     14.09    99.051    110.792    108.957    110.943      12.01    3.53

     SALVADR    84.721    100.383     79.891     87.265      9.23    97.704    100.527    106.241    107.757      10.29    3.43

     CAMBOD    130.055    108.164     82.956     79.983     -3.58   110.426    102.954    103.457    105.191      -4.74    3.35

     BNGLDSH    89.613     88.747     64.834     58.372     -9.97    87.055     85.583     85.397     82.284      -5.48    2.62

     LESOTHO    71.969     75.680     51.022     54.899      7.60    74.757     78.848     79.852     79.557       6.42    2.53

     MEXICO     64.436     58.550     44.903     53.176     18.42    59.147     58.435     60.067     66.823      12.98    2.13

     PHIL R     63.995     54.013     40.264     46.656     15.88    53.557     57.669     59.188     60.405      12.79    1.92

     EGYPT      62.344     48.280     39.247     44.601     13.64    54.412     47.374     50.868     53.635      -1.43    1.71

     KENYA      57.746     41.998     31.455     34.631     10.10    45.619     45.869     46.878     45.174      -0.97    1.44

     CANADA     68.171     52.518     43.567     35.852    -17.71    58.054     46.311     45.280     44.803     -22.83    1.43

     HONDURA    37.604     30.089     20.994     22.113      5.33    29.542     32.349     31.829     31.208       5.64    0.99

     INDIA      38.727     33.774     28.976     25.561    -11.79    34.305     30.874     30.379     30.359     -11.50    0.97

     HAITI      27.564     35.980     25.232     17.093    -32.26    36.800     30.299     28.855     27.840     -24.35    0.89

     OMAN        0.038     11.577      6.978     21.710    211.14     6.978     16.029     23.576     26.310     277.06    0.84

     MALAYSA    16.953     17.460     13.352     14.823     11.02    17.296     18.570     18.996     18.931       9.45    0.60

     THAILND    31.229     21.822     18.653     14.409    -22.75    26.315     17.003     17.198     17.578     -33.20    0.56

     NICARAG    15.939     12.579      8.583      9.255      7.84    12.828     12.774     12.983     13.251       3.30    0.42

     TURKEY     10.016     10.999      7.998      9.694     21.21    11.254     11.656     12.173     12.695      12.81    0.40

     COLOMB      7.447      8.907      5.625      8.583     52.57     7.625     11.669     11.405     11.864      55.60    0.38

     MADAGAS     0.150      3.306      2.508      9.879    293.87     2.519      8.802     10.077     10.677     323.86    0.34

     DOM REP    12.408     11.693      9.710      8.630    -11.13    11.828     10.983     10.948     10.612     -10.28    0.34

     CHINA T    24.147      9.680      7.531      5.986    -20.51    12.775      9.391      8.737      8.136     -36.31    0.26

     BURMA       1.706      3.760      3.159      5.207     64.86     3.501      5.348      5.673      5.809      65.95    0.18

     PAKISTN     7.535      5.515      3.867      4.085      5.64     5.671      5.472      5.930      5.733       1.10    0.18

     BULGAR      1.054      2.949      1.065      1.277     19.89     1.319      3.134      3.128      3.161     139.58    0.10

     KOR REP     4.670      2.784      2.305      2.496      8.28     2.957      2.838      2.903      2.975       0.60    0.09

     HG KONG     3.855      3.288      2.674      1.794    -32.91     3.746      2.687      2.484      2.408     -35.71    0.08

     BOTSWAN     5.960      4.292      3.655      0.991    -72.89     4.943      2.693      2.255      1.628     -67.07    0.05

     BAHRAIN    63.271     20.459     19.640      0.004    -99.98    32.487      2.050      1.840      0.823     -97.47    0.03


     _WTO     3030.284   2969.474   2243.300   2412.556      7.54  2953.845   3103.691   3118.489   3138.730       6.26   99.94

     _ASEAN   1151.164   1196.219    899.427    996.085     10.75  1168.882   1271.975   1275.308   1292.876      10.61   41.17

     _W HEMI   474.282    470.833    357.275    378.185      5.85   471.038    478.247    481.910    491.743       4.40   15.66

     _CAFTA    302.332    311.823    235.712    261.292     10.85   306.449    328.711    333.335    337.402      10.10   10.74

     _SUB-SAH  137.271    126.895     89.760    102.225     13.89   129.246    138.210    141.453    139.359       7.82    4.44

     _NAFTA    132.607    111.068     88.469     89.028      0.63   117.202    104.746    105.347    111.626      -4.76    3.55

     _OECD     105.264     90.148     71.515     68.261     -4.55    96.092     86.644     86.394     86.894      -9.57    2.77

     _EU28      29.319     32.335     22.943     25.769     12.32    30.538     34.482     34.665     35.161      15.14    1.12

     _EU27      29.192     32.076     22.759     25.458     11.86    30.336     34.134     34.314     34.775      14.63    1.11

     _CBI       27.835     36.313     25.490     17.156    -32.69    37.116     30.471     29.021     27.979     -24.62    0.89