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UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
FORM 13F

FORM 13F COVER PAGE

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Report for the Calendar Year or Quarter Ended:09-30-2017
Check here if AmendmentXAmendment Number:1
This Amendment (Check only one.):Xis a restatement.
  adds new holdings entries.
Institutional Investment Manager Filing this Report:
Name:BRANDES INVESTMENT PARTNERS, LP
Address:11988 El Camino Real
Suite 600
San Diego, CA  92130
Form 13F File Number:028-05620

The institutional investment manager filing this report and the person by whom it is signed hereby represent that the person signing the report is authorized to submit it, that all information contained herein is true, correct and complete, and that it is understood that all required items, statements, schedules, lists, and tables, are considered integral parts of this form.

Person Signing this Report on Behalf of Reporting Manager:
Name:Ian Rose
Title:General Counsel
Phone:858-755-0239
Signature, Place, and Date of Signing:
/s/ Ian RoseSan DiegoCA11-15-2017
[Signature][City, State][Date]
Report Type (Check only one.):
  13F HOLDINGS REPORT. (Check here if all holdings of this reporting manager are reported in this report.)
  13F NOTICE. (Check here if no holdings reported are in this report, and all holdings are reported by other reporting manager(s).)
X13F COMBINATION REPORT. (Check here if a portion of the holdings for this reporting manager are reported in this report and a portion are reported by other reporting manager(s).)
List of Other Managers Reporting for this Manager:
[If there are no entries in this list, omit this section.]
Form 13F File NumberName
028-05810UNITED SERVICES AUTOMOBILE ASSOCIATION
Form 13F Summary Page
Report Summary:
Number of Other Included Managers:1
Form 13F Information Table Entry Total:223
Form 13F Information Table Value Total:4,921,560
(thousands)
List of Other Included Managers:
Provide a numbered list of the name(s) and Form 13F file number(s) of all institutional investment managers with respect to which this report is filed, other than the manager filing this report.
[If there are no entries in this list, state “NONE” and omit the column headings and list entries.]
No.Form 13F File NumberName
4028-14898Brandes Investment Partners & Co.