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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 million dollars

                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      621.674   559.632      29.463     37.111     25.96    618.774    562.135    566.751    567.280     -8.32  100.00

    CHINA P    495.157   429.240      17.901     21.195     18.40    493.765    429.775    431.959    432.535    -12.40   76.25

    ITALY       69.248    75.194       6.678      9.496     42.18     69.013     76.700     77.758     78.011     13.04   13.75

    HG KONG      8.463     9.844       0.667      0.451    -32.44      8.298      9.644      9.635      9.627     16.02    1.70

    PERU         7.084     7.803       0.478      0.548     14.69      7.105      7.798      7.945      7.873     10.81    1.39

    IRELAND      5.109     4.761       1.120      1.354     20.88      5.403      4.841      5.233      4.995     -7.56    0.88

    CAMBOD       1.844     2.136       0.018      0.028     58.20      1.862      2.139      2.145      2.146     15.26    0.38


    _WTO       621.605   559.591      29.462     37.111     25.96    618.706    562.093    566.710    567.239     -8.32   99.99

    _OECD       94.931    98.090       9.519     13.571     42.56     94.094    100.186    102.126    102.142      8.55   18.01

    _EU28       93.261    96.834       9.466     13.635     44.04     92.396     98.877    101.001    101.003      9.32   17.80

    _EU27       93.197    96.830       9.465     13.635     44.05     92.336     98.873    100.996    100.999      9.38   17.80

    _W HEMI      9.501     9.526       0.769      0.617    -19.67      9.672      9.482      9.496      9.375     -3.07    1.65

    _ASEAN       5.238     3.669       0.149      0.198     32.60      4.766      3.641      3.677      3.717    -22.00    0.66