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                                          |                                     |                                March 27, 2019
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |   By Merged-Category,  1/2019 Data  |
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                                         Category 445/446 :  WOOL SWEATERS
                                                      Data in million dollars

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date                        Year-Endings                      YE  1/2019
   Country      2017       2018       1/2018     1/2019  % Change     1/2018    11/2018    12/2018     1/2019  % Change % Share

    WORLD      559.196   633.450      18.782     23.309     24.11    561.496    632.920    633.450    637.977     13.62  100.00

    CHINA P    429.158   490.214      12.355     16.448     33.13    429.541    491.822    490.214    494.307     15.08   77.48

    ITALY       74.928    82.088       4.180      3.968     -5.08     76.383     80.610     82.088     81.875      7.19   12.83

    PERU         7.757     9.624       0.205      0.313     52.31      7.753      9.385      9.624      9.732     25.51    1.53

    HG KONG      9.844     7.833       0.325      0.555     70.76      9.644      7.737      7.833      8.063    -16.39    1.26

    IRELAND      4.761     5.017       0.112      0.200     78.67      4.841      4.901      5.017      5.105      5.47    0.80

    CAMBOD       2.136     1.756       0.021      0.001    -94.57      2.139      1.784      1.756      1.736    -18.83    0.27


    _WTO       559.155   633.402      18.782     23.306     24.09    561.454    632.885    633.402    637.926     13.62   99.99

    _OECD       97.796   105.835       5.448      5.009     -8.07     99.841    104.271    105.835    105.395      5.56   16.52

    _EU28       96.547   105.708       5.331      5.015     -5.91     98.540    104.083    105.708    105.393      6.95   16.52

    _EU27       96.542   105.640       5.330      5.014     -5.92     98.535    104.017    105.640    105.325      6.89   16.51

    _W HEMI      9.460    11.073       0.221      0.343     55.20      9.416     10.730     11.073     11.195     18.89    1.75

    _ASEAN       3.669     6.411       0.097      0.131     34.59      3.641      6.359      6.411      6.445     77.01    1.01