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                                          |                                     |                                April 17, 2019
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |   By Merged-Category,  2/2019 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  2/2019
   Country      2017       2018       2/2018     2/2019  % Change     2/2018    12/2018     1/2019     2/2019  % Change % Share

    WORLD      1583101   1753030       71929      75909      5.53    1608659    1753030    1762194    1757010      9.22  100.00

    CHINA P    1320675   1474903       49798      54291      9.02    1338590    1474903    1482270    1479396     10.52   84.20

    ITALY        97639     99055        7369       9989     35.55      99857      99055     101056     101675      1.82    5.79

    HG KONG      41995     36961        1953        783    -59.91      42591      36961      36475      35791    -15.97    2.04

    PERU         23264     27672        1300       1229     -5.46      23474      27672      27488      27601     17.58    1.57

    IRELAND      12240     12290        3664       3471     -5.27      13381      12290      12431      12097     -9.60    0.69

    CAMBOD       15200     12004          61          8    -86.89      15206      12004      11972      11951    -21.41    0.68


    _WTO       1582999   1752979       71929      75906      5.53    1608557    1752979    1762140    1756956      9.23  100.00

    _OECD       135704    137003       13454      16134     19.92     139851     137003     138800     139683     -0.12    7.95

    _EU28       130335    133547       13411      16014     19.41     134612     133547     135295     136150      1.14    7.75

    _EU27       130323    133447       13409      16011     19.40     134601     133447     135194     136049      1.08    7.74

    _W HEMI      32583     36407        1423       1788     25.65      32496      36407      36198      36772     13.16    2.09

    _ASEAN       23873     35646         771        872     13.10      23020      35646      35717      35747     55.29    2.03