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                                          |                                     |                              December 1, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |     By Part-Category, 10/2017 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 10/2017
   Country      2015       2016      10/2016    10/2017  % Change   10/2016     8/2017     9/2017    10/2017   % Change % Share

     WORLD    36529878   33140932   27636587   28344449      2.56  33928636   33566472   33642888   33848794      -0.24  100.00

     CHINA P  31747982   28881662   24113808   24860591      3.10  29507302   29321831   29387017   29628445       0.41   87.53

     INDIA     1901263    1543815    1236485    1246592      0.82   1534499    1590191    1579720    1553922       1.27    4.59

     TURKEY    1782499    1557493    1297583    1185910     -8.61   1701032    1481857    1458078    1445820     -15.00    4.27

     ITALY      394771     340701     285052     361688     26.88    353311     407125     418050     417337      18.12    1.23

     BRAZIL      80862      67596      64453     152377    136.42     86750     123788     145298     155520      79.27    0.46

     BELGIUM    112704     111316      88111      95121      7.96    106903     116144     120956     118326      10.69    0.35

     HG KONG     21007     104715      88949      17819    -79.97    104587      34649      34256      33585     -67.89    0.10


     _WTO     36529713   33140173   27635828   28344449      2.56  33927877   33566472   33642888   33848794      -0.23  100.00

     _OECD     2593212    2302280    1915227    1889631     -1.34   2450936    2304817    2297108    2276684      -7.11    6.73

     _EU27      719426     668030     553566     644476     16.42    673446     750672     767771     758940      12.70    2.24

     _EU28      719426     668030     553566     644476     16.42    673446     750672     767771     758940      12.70    2.24

     _W HEMI    234083     186903     160671     258614     60.96    206434     251558     273696     284846      37.98    0.84

     _NAFTA     147889     119200      96136     105447      9.69    119599     126955     127583     128511       7.45    0.38