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                                          |                                     |                                 March 1, 2019
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |     By Part-Category, 12/2018 Data  |
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                                         Category 224-V :  Woven Pile Fabric
                                           Data in M2.,  1.00 M2 per M2.. 

                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    33174659   33990242   33990242   37872983     11.42  33990242   36214319   36450795   37872983      11.42  100.00

     CHINA P  28915389   29916973   29916973   32782835      9.58  29916973   31344888   31553842   32782835       9.58   86.56

     TURKEY    1557493    1309631    1309631    2242159     71.21   1309631    2011115    2068813    2242159      71.21    5.92

     INDIA     1543815    1532257    1532257    1662790      8.52   1532257    1687348    1635742    1662790       8.52    4.39

     ITALY      340701     431150     431150     385404    -10.61    431150     400044     396759     385404     -10.61    1.02

     BRAZIL      67596     155487     155487     123401    -20.64    155487     104825     120921     123401     -20.64    0.33

     GERMANY     58443      92133      92133     119935     30.18     92133     117470     116008     119935      30.18    0.32

     BELGIUM    111316     110837     110837     107862     -2.68    110837     106470     105604     107862      -2.68    0.28


     _WTO     33173900   33990242   33990242   37872983     11.42  33990242   36214319   36450795   37872983      11.42  100.00

     _OECD     2302280    2151755    2151755    3091978     43.70   2151755    2862531    2917989    3091978      43.70    8.16

     _EU27      668030     771835     771835     795746      3.10    771835     796556     801140     795746       3.10    2.10

     _EU28      668030     771835     771835     795746      3.10    771835     796556     801140     795746       3.10    2.10

     _W HEMI    186903     276224     276224     211464    -23.44    276224     197647     209828     211464     -23.44    0.56

     _NAFTA     119200     119947     119947      87594    -26.97    119947      92408      88438      87594     -26.97    0.23