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                                          |                                     |                              February 2, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 12/2016 Data     |
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                                           Category 446:  W/G 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      2028955   1638492    1638492    1400630    -14.52   1638492    1458331    1406587    1400630     -14.52  100.00

     CHINA P    1874882   1489825    1489825    1219851    -18.12   1489825    1278555    1225675    1219851     -18.12   87.09

     ITALY        56595     55242      55242      59571      7.84     55242      60905      60727      59571       7.84    4.25

     HG KONG      13427      9409       9409      23727    152.17      9409      23457      23739      23727     152.17    1.69

     PERU         14555     13757      13757      18348     33.37     13757      18300      17719      18348      33.37    1.31

     INDNSIA       5217      6065       6065      12573    107.30      6065       9616      13215      12573     107.30    0.90

     IRELAND      11100     12667      12667      10006    -21.01     12667      10284      10030      10006     -21.01    0.71

     CAMBOD       10396      8590       8590       9069      5.58      8590      10185       8329       9069       5.58    0.65

     ECUADOR       5287      7030       7030       7410      5.41      7030       7170       7176       7410       5.41    0.53

     VIETNAM       1939      2049       2049       5662    176.33      2049       5723       5729       5662     176.33    0.40

     BNGLDSH       2892      4022       4022       4238      5.37      4022       4494       4093       4238       5.37    0.30

     U KING        5826      6532       6532       4186    -35.92      6532       4704       4246       4186     -35.92    0.30

     TURKEY        2591      2234       2234       3854     72.52      2234       3385       3738       3854      72.52    0.28

     FRANCE        1790      1568       1568       2067     31.82      1568       1937       1901       2067      31.82    0.15

     ROMANIA       1467      2862       2862       1595    -44.27      2862       1511       1603       1595     -44.27    0.11

     NEPAL         1185      1438       1438       1538      6.95      1438       1517       1483       1538       6.95    0.11

     CHINA T       4218      1377       1377       1237    -10.17      1377       1264       1237       1237     -10.17    0.09

     BURMA           76         0          0       1092       *           0       1092       1092       1092        *      0.08

     NORWAY        1473      1705       1705       1038    -39.12      1705       1143       1131       1038     -39.12    0.07

     SALVADR         12       185        185       1009    445.41       185       1087       1087       1009     445.41    0.07

     INDIA         1001      2293       2293        921    -59.83      2293       1009       1014        921     -59.83    0.07

     MONGOLA        508       697        697        878     25.97       697        754        837        878      25.97    0.06

     PHIL R         329       196        196        844    330.61       196        845        845        844     330.61    0.06

     MEXICO        2152      1233       1233        727    -41.04      1233        965        865        727     -41.04    0.05

     PORTUGL        452       903        903        435    -51.83       903        634        474        435     -51.83    0.03


     _WTO       2028804   1638440    1638440    1400440    -14.53   1638440    1458308    1406397    1400440     -14.53   99.99

     _OECD        84493     83375      83375      84245      1.04     83375      85872      85332      84245       1.04    6.01

     _EU28        81467     82028      82028      80750     -1.56     82028      82221      81800      80750      -1.56    5.77

     _EU27        81375     82022      82022      80540     -1.81     82022      82207      81590      80540      -1.81    5.75

     _ASEAN       18384     17704      17704      29939     69.11     17704      28141      29909      29939      69.11    2.14

     _W HEMI      23304     23580      23580      28483     20.79     23580      28556      27734      28483      20.79    2.03

     _ANDEAN       5287      7030       7030       7410      5.41      7030       7170       7176       7410       5.41    0.53

     _SUB-SAHA      887       717        717       1254     74.90       717       1153       1237       1254      74.90    0.09

     _CAFTA          17       421        421       1019    142.04       421       1087       1097       1019     142.04    0.07

     _NAFTA        2549      1442       1442        881    -38.90      1442       1109       1025        881     -38.90    0.06