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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 million dollars

                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      559.188   633.460      30.984     34.559     11.54    566.103    633.460    637.995    637.034     12.53  100.00

    CHINA P    429.157   490.271      17.955     21.305     18.66    431.723    490.271    494.523    493.621     14.34   77.49

    ITALY       74.922    82.090       7.506      7.401     -1.39     77.436     82.090     81.884     81.986      5.88   12.87

    PERU         7.757     9.624       0.428      0.485     13.27      7.900      9.624      9.732      9.681     22.54    1.52

    HG KONG      9.844     7.834       0.430      0.444      3.35      9.635      7.834      7.905      7.849    -18.54    1.23

    IRELAND      4.761     5.017       1.291      1.336      3.50      5.233      5.017      5.105      5.062     -3.26    0.79

    CAMBOD       2.136     1.756       0.027      0.001    -95.88      2.145      1.756      1.736      1.729    -19.38    0.27


    _WTO       559.147   633.412      30.984     34.555     11.52    566.061    633.412    637.943    636.982     12.53   99.99

    _OECD       97.790   105.835      11.056     10.633     -3.83    101.773    105.835    105.403    105.412      3.58   16.55

    _EU28       96.540   105.708      11.136     10.672     -4.17    100.655    105.708    105.400    105.244      4.56   16.52

    _EU27       96.536   105.640      11.135     10.670     -4.17    100.651    105.640    105.332    105.176      4.50   16.51

    _W HEMI      9.460    11.073       0.452      0.666     47.39      9.429     11.073     11.195     11.287     19.70    1.77

    _ASEAN       3.669     6.362       0.149      0.233     55.97      3.677      6.362      6.396      6.446     75.30    1.01