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                                          |                                     |                              February 2, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 12/2016 Data     |
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                                           Category 445:  M/B SWEATERS, WOOL
                                             Data in Doz, 12.40 M2 per Doz. 

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE 12/2016
   Country      2014       2015      12/2015    12/2016  % Change   12/2015    10/2016    11/2016    12/2016   % Change % Share


     WORLD       580964    519764     519764     435916    -16.13    519764     455651     438939     435916     -16.13  100.00

     CHINA P     478725    434235     434235     354801    -18.29    434235     375498     357177     354801     -18.29   81.39

     ITALY        45349     35028      35028      33435     -4.55     35028      32858      34149      33435      -4.55    7.67

     BNGLDSH       8276      8669       8669       7636    -11.92      8669       6863       7660       7636     -11.92    1.75

     U KING        8279      8523       8523       7102    -16.67      8523       7933       7720       7102     -16.67    1.63

     CAMBOD        1507       308        308       4354   1313.64       308       4054       4054       4354    1313.64    1.00

     HG KONG       6940      2104       2104       3776     79.47      2104       3631       3674       3776      79.47    0.87

     PERU          2434      2783       2783       3373     21.20      2783       3149       3203       3373      21.20    0.77

     IRELAND       3525      3560       3560       2785    -21.77      3560       2868       3003       2785     -21.77    0.64

     TURKEY        2731      2112       2112       2392     13.26      2112       2117       2303       2392      13.26    0.55

     MADAGAS        447      3208       3208       1875    -41.55      3208       2921       1886       1875     -41.55    0.43

     CANADA         420       274        274       1499    447.08       274       1402       1355       1499     447.08    0.34

     NORWAY        1190      1115       1115       1077     -3.41      1115        847       1013       1077      -3.41    0.25

     VIETNAM       3202      1738       1738        979    -43.67      1738        359        979        979     -43.67    0.22

     PORTUGL        553      1000       1000        977     -2.30      1000        999       1008        977      -2.30    0.22

     THAILND        953       649        649        974     50.08       649       1163        997        974      50.08    0.22

     CHINA T       1676      1476       1476        916    -37.94      1476        820       1034        916     -37.94    0.21

     BOLIVIA        497       555        555        782     40.90       555        843        790        782      40.90    0.18

     ECUADOR       1366      1286       1286        689    -46.42      1286        445        356        689     -46.42    0.16

     ROMANIA       1070      1314       1314        642    -51.14      1314        915        748        642     -51.14    0.15

     INDIA         2705      1421       1421        620    -56.37      1421        660        628        620     -56.37    0.14

     PHIL R         144        73         73        616    743.84        73        612        615        616     743.84    0.14

     TUNISIA        695      1700       1700        533    -68.65      1700        652        595        533     -68.65    0.12

     MONGOLA        220       741        741         59    -92.04       741         59         58         59     -92.04    0.01

     HONDURA          0      1462       1462         11    -99.25      1462         17         11         11     -99.25    0.00

     INDNSIA       4379      1560       1560          9    -99.42      1560         14         14          9     -99.42    0.00


     _WTO        580946    519746     519746     435894    -16.13    519746     455629     438917     435894     -16.13   99.99

     _OECD        63395     52802      52802      50070     -5.17     52802      49948      51399      50070      -5.17   11.49

     _EU28        60355     50603      50603      46595     -7.92     50603      47021      48127      46595      -7.92   10.69

     _EU27        60335     50597      50597      46505     -8.09     50597      46940      48041      46505      -8.09   10.67

     _ASEAN       10185      4398       4398       7314     66.30      4398       6557       7041       7314      66.30    1.68

     _W HEMI       5038      6579       6579       6867      4.38      6579       6369       6228       6867       4.38    1.58

     _SUB-SAHA     1094      3283       3283       1943    -40.82      3283       2956       1951       1943     -40.82    0.45

     _NAFTA         478       316        316       1897    500.32       316       1800       1753       1897     500.32    0.44

     _ANDEAN       1366      1286       1286        689    -46.42      1286        445        356        689     -46.42    0.16

     _CAFTA           0      1462       1462         11    -99.25      1462         17         11         11     -99.25    0.00