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                                          |                                     |                                 April 3, 2018
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |     By Part-Category,  2/2018 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  2/2018
   Country      2016       2017       2/2017     2/2018  % Change    2/2017    12/2017     1/2018     2/2018   % Change % Share

     WORLD    33174659   34150853    6928040    8114149     17.12  33450666   34150853   34704536   35336962       5.64  100.00

     CHINA P  28915389   29928075    6187672    7335427     18.55  29096132   29928075   30454258   31075830       6.80   87.94

     INDIA     1543815    1532481     280393     322418     14.99   1610010    1532481    1542566    1574506      -2.21    4.46

     TURKEY    1557493    1457574     260481     227372    -12.71   1560181    1457574    1412060    1424465      -8.70    4.03

     ITALY      340701     431278      63105      64017      1.45    350864     431278     438786     432190      23.18    1.22

     BRAZIL      67596     155487      48369      62375     28.96     84722     155487     202323     169493     100.06    0.48

     BELGIUM    111316     110837      17708      15067    -14.91    104720     110837     112861     108196       3.32    0.31

     HG KONG    104715      21508       9291      12516     34.71    106466      21508      23225      24733     -76.77    0.07


     _WTO     33173900   34150853    6928040    8114149     17.12  33449907   34150853   34704536   35336962       5.64  100.00

     _OECD     2302280    2301040     376823     353898     -6.08   2313123    2301040    2270792    2278115      -1.51    6.45

     _EU27      668030     771963     104696     118000     12.71    674871     771963     789985     785267      16.36    2.22

     _EU28      668030     771963     104696     118000     12.71    674871     771963     789985     785267      16.36    2.22

     _W HEMI    186903     277438      74465      74961      0.67    209007     277438     309756     277934      32.98    0.79

     _NAFTA     119200     121161      26096      12586    -51.77    124197     121161     106643     107651     -13.32    0.30