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                                          |                                     |                                   May 1, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |     By Part-Category,  3/2017 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  3/2017
   Country      2015       2016       3/2016     3/2017  % Change    3/2016     1/2017     2/2017     3/2017   % Change % Share

     WORLD    36731881   33139674    8552484    8937291      4.50  35027885   33405489   33400101   33524481      -4.29  100.00

     CHINA P  31953595   28885301    7509133    7820615      4.15  30302211   29081744   29058842   29196783      -3.65   87.09

     INDIA     1898828    1544431     385415     434371     12.70   1811370    1602376    1609938    1593387     -12.03    4.75

     TURKEY    1779591    1559975     410790     389032     -5.30   1834804    1574551    1555065    1538217     -16.16    4.59

     ITALY      395886     340782      85804      93460      8.92    390371     347862     350907     348438     -10.74    1.04

     BELGIUM    112696     111848      31491      28785     -8.59    113181     105421     105265     109142      -3.57    0.33

     BRAZIL      80862      67596      31243      52935     69.43    105214      62200      84722      89288     -15.14    0.27


     _WTO     36731716   33138915    8552484    8937291      4.50  35027720   33404730   33399342   33523722      -4.29  100.00

     _OECD     2590530    2305443     579429     580071      0.11   2609097    2321811    2308596    2306085     -11.61    6.88

     _EU27      720395     668644     153015     170950     11.72    687552     670317     675460     686579      -0.14    2.05

     _EU28      720395     668644     153015     170950     11.72    687552     670317     675460     686579      -0.14    2.05

     _W HEMI    233340     187272      61901      94432     52.55    252632     185812     209007     219803     -12.99    0.66

     _NAFTA     147146     119569      30639      41469     35.35    146275     123505     124197     130399     -10.85    0.39