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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 Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                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     269.348    273.663     83.314     83.640      0.39   270.419    277.745    278.744    273.989       1.32  100.00

     CHINA P   172.311    171.423     52.788     49.072     -7.04   172.805    174.112    174.291    167.707      -2.95   61.21

     KOR REP    21.306     23.776      6.453      7.029      8.93    21.707     23.887     24.103     24.352      12.18    8.89

     ITALY      17.557     20.365      6.144      7.765     26.38    18.006     20.966     21.575     21.986      22.10    8.02

     TURKEY     11.717     11.456      3.659      4.215     15.20    11.382     11.520     11.599     12.012       5.54    4.38

     INDIA      10.437     10.784      3.608      4.387     21.60    10.493     11.296     11.255     11.563      10.19    4.22

     CHINA T    10.625      9.653      2.567      2.230    -13.13    10.528      9.900      9.320      9.315     -11.52    3.40

     MALTA       0.575      0.410      0.160      0.344    115.43     0.495      0.421      0.421      0.595      20.24    0.22


     _WTO      269.338    273.663     83.314     83.640      0.39   270.413    277.745    278.743    273.989       1.32  100.00

     _OECD      68.045     74.172     21.988     25.967     18.10    68.832     74.959     76.614     78.151      13.54   28.52

     _EU27      33.663     36.844     11.233     14.319     27.47    34.063     37.712     38.949     39.930      17.22   14.57

     _EU28      33.663     36.844     11.233     14.319     27.47    34.063     37.712     38.949     39.930      17.22   14.57

     _W HEMI     5.848      5.195      1.479      1.780     20.35     5.218      5.118      5.328      5.496       5.34    2.01

     _NAFTA      4.237      4.646      1.376      1.355     -1.55     4.076      4.456      4.510      4.625      13.46    1.69