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                                          |                                     |                              January 31, 2020
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 12/2019 Data     |
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                                           Category 400:  WOOL YARNS
                                             Data in Kg.,  3.70 M2 per Kg.. 

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE 12/2019
   Country      2017       2018      12/2018    12/2019  % Change   12/2018    10/2019    11/2019    12/2019   % Change % Share


     WORLD      6574032   6945078    6945078    6241415    -10.13   6945078    6467029    6334894    6241415     -10.13  100.00

     U KING      968086    977294     977294     850801    -12.94    977294     969943     934152     850801     -12.94   13.63

     PERU        617518    720900     720900     648303    -10.07    720900     649231     644850     648303     -10.07   10.39

     CANADA      730551    746281     746281     545258    -26.94    746281     527746     518176     545258     -26.94    8.74

     INDIA       396268    345625     345625     471212     36.34    345625     486707     475518     471212      36.34    7.55

     N ZEAL      187651    216082     216082     461232    113.45    216082     419582     422224     461232     113.45    7.39

     PORTUGL     512000    557559     557559     399254    -28.39    557559     462619     395384     399254     -28.39    6.40

     ITALY       361249    403111     403111     377348     -6.39    403111     392058     378576     377348      -6.39    6.05

     ROMANIA     164596    203878     203878     357175     75.19    203878     305874     323146     357175      75.19    5.72

     MEXICO      460840    532840     532840     352561    -33.83    532840     412932     406677     352561     -33.83    5.65

     DENMARK     141229    439741     439741     326704    -25.71    439741     318275     342523     326704     -25.71    5.23

     TURKEY      253609    304302     304302     270077    -11.25    304302     275938     264861     270077     -11.25    4.33

     POLAND      127726    151050     151050     250756     66.01    151050     242749     241281     250756      66.01    4.02

     CHINA P     708095    755533     755533     210544    -72.13    755533     280109     266933     210544     -72.13    3.37

     REP SAF     118636     95221      95221      78738    -17.31     95221      74783      74919      78738     -17.31    1.26

     MALAYSA      51301     21926      21926      76497    248.89     21926      76497      76497      76497     248.89    1.23

     AUSTRAL      46837     63744      63744      57878     -9.20     63744      61350      59001      57878      -9.20    0.93

     LITHUAN     239110     36496      36496      54799     50.15     36496      46257      46257      54799      50.15    0.88

     JAPAN        32191     24771      24771      53461    115.82     24771      51677      49941      53461     115.82    0.86

     GERMANY     111364     55420      55420      47067    -15.07     55420      59028      58769      47067     -15.07    0.75

     BULGAR       97624     47585      47585      44821     -5.81     47585      39999      41875      44821      -5.81    0.72

     NETHLDS      11585     44372      44372      39275    -11.49     44372      41736      42264      39275     -11.49    0.63

     CZECH        50726     18813      18813      38674    105.57     18813      38584      38674      38674     105.57    0.62

     URUGUAY      53119     39932      39932      34206    -14.34     39932      40824      37434      34206     -14.34    0.55

     ARGENT        5401      6452       6452      29261    353.52      6452      31050      31050      29261     353.52    0.47


     _WTO       6573683   6944886    6944886    6241415    -10.13   6944886    6467029    6334894    6241415     -10.13  100.00

     _OECD      3546579   4049648    4049648    3734275     -7.79   4049648    3878603    3764032    3734275      -7.79   59.83

     _EU27      2810367   2986308    2986308    2832308     -5.16   2986308    2965784    2889356    2832308      -5.16   45.38

     _EU28      2810367   2986308    2986308    2832308     -5.16   2986308    2965784    2889356    2832308      -5.16   45.38

     _W HEMI    1880587   2064789    2064789    1649158    -20.13   2064789    1692803    1671208    1649158     -20.13   26.42

     _NAFTA     1191391   1279121    1279121     897819    -29.81   1279121     940678     924853     897819     -29.81   14.38

     _ASEAN       71820     29555      29555      95540    223.26     29555      98915      98675      95540     223.26    1.53

     _SUB-SAHA   125007    100026     100026      79210    -20.81    100026      75869      75391      79210     -20.81    1.27