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                                          |                                     |                                 March 1, 2019
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |   By Merged-Category, 12/2018 Data  |
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                                         Category 445/446 :  WOOL SWEATERS
                                                      Data in Doz, 12.40 M2 per Doz

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date                        Year-Endings                      YE 12/2018
   Country      2016       2017      12/2017    12/2018  % Change    12/2017    10/2018    11/2018    12/2018  % Change % Share

    WORLD      1835888   1582757     1582757    1753049     10.76    1582757    1737021    1748148    1753049     10.76  100.00

    CHINA P    1575450   1320325     1320325    1474820     11.70    1320325    1460800    1475954    1474820     11.70   84.13

    ITALY        92347     97645       97645      99084      1.47      97645      95947      96190      99084      1.47    5.65

    HG KONG      27285     41995       41995      36956    -12.00      41995      36448      36302      36956    -12.00    2.11

    PERU         21746     23264       23264      27671     18.94      23264      27547      26195      27671     18.94    1.58

    IRELAND      12785     12240       12240      12290      0.41      12240      12489      12169      12290      0.41    0.70

    CAMBOD       13123     15200       15200      12004    -21.03      15200      12801      12065      12004    -21.03    0.68


    _WTO       1835676   1582655     1582655    1752998     10.76    1582655    1736987    1748112    1752998     10.76  100.00

    _OECD       133554    135710      135710     137035      0.98     135710     133529     133856     137035      0.98    7.82

    _EU28       126623    130341      130341     133591      2.49     130341     129737     130362     133591      2.49    7.62

    _EU27       126323    130329      130329     133491      2.43     130329     129639     130267     133491      2.43    7.61

    _W HEMI      35366     32583       32583      36395     11.70      32583      35637      34565      36395     11.70    2.08

    _ASEAN       36944     23873       23873      35721     49.63      23873      34597      35532      35721     49.63    2.04