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

    WORLD      1835988   1582503       58591      84939     44.97    1825704    1593873    1608494    1608851    -11.88  100.00

    CHINA P    1575436   1319749       38523      58465     51.77    1569330    1329652    1338081    1339691    -14.63   83.27

    ITALY        92457     97792        7533       9249     22.78      92494      99280     100025      99508      7.58    6.19

    HG KONG      27285     41995        1408       2001     42.12      27365      42024      42591      42588     55.63    2.65

    PERU         21746     23372        2097       2184      4.15      22037      23448      23582      23459      6.45    1.46

    CAMBOD       13123     15200          55         64     16.36      13178      15185      15206      15209     15.41    0.95

    IRELAND      12785     12240        3417       3827     12.00      13795      12383      13381      12650     -8.30    0.79


    _WTO       1835776   1582401       58590      84939     44.97    1825497    1593771    1608392    1608750    -11.87   99.99

    _OECD       133666    135896       13126      16017     22.02     133447     138011     140059     138787      4.00    8.63

    _EU28       126737    130500       12921      15911     23.14     126389     132640     134793     133490      5.62    8.30

    _EU27       126437    130488       12918      15909     23.15     126096     132629     134782     133479      5.86    8.30

    _W HEMI      35366     32745        2795       2635     -5.72      35741      32778      32658      32585     -8.83    2.03

    _ASEAN       36944     23873        1700       1041    -38.76      33663      22846      23020      23214    -31.04    1.44