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                                          |                                     |                                  June 5, 2018
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  4/2018 Data     |
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                                           Category 224:  PILE / TUFTED FABRICS
                                             Data in M2.,  1.00 M2 per M2.. 

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  4/2018
   Country      2016       2017       4/2017     4/2018  % Change    4/2017     2/2018     3/2018     4/2018   % Change % Share


     WORLD    118372969 118948540   32782698   30908534     -5.72 119304729  120967175  119860085  117074376      -1.87  100.00

     CHINA P   91114515  92533266   25256170   22961581     -9.09  91886825   94476772   93957666   90238677      -1.79   77.08

     KOR REP    8854815   9559630    2469135    2424735     -1.80   9298302    9338445    9445455    9515230       2.33    8.13

     CHINA T    7526653   7076384    1799677    1393716    -22.56   7738548    7173782    6593213    6670423     -13.80    5.70

     MALTA      2506257   1559702     420214    1439632    242.59   1953198    1858938    1858938    2579120      32.05    2.20

     INDIA      1781058   1757564     588681     703919     19.58   1806272    1854521    1819976    1872802       3.68    1.60

     TURKEY     1925720   1643953     574833     560489     -2.50   1797409    1627308    1586529    1629609      -9.34    1.39

     ITALY       851868   1029523     319808     341522      6.79    906255    1020253    1040858    1051237      16.00    0.90


     _WTO     118372133 118948540   32782698   30908520     -5.72 119303970  120967161  119860071  117074362      -1.87  100.00

     _OECD     13184127  13913682    3908728    3886459     -0.57  13603209   13633028   13737086   13891413       2.12   11.87

     _EU27      4467807   3750227    1096456    2184281     99.21   3978644    4057629    4090125    4838052      21.60    4.13

     _EU28      4467807   3750227    1096456    2184281     99.21   3978644    4057629    4090125    4838052      21.60    4.13

     _W HEMI    1711101   1481052     508422     556479      9.45   1574223    1453238    1492302    1529109      -2.87    1.31

     _NAFTA     1279907   1233733     440000     378493    -13.98   1247115    1167343    1151187    1172226      -6.00    1.00