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                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 12/2016 Data     |
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                                           Category 224:  PILE / TUFTED FABRICS
                                         Data in Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                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     300.330    308.231    308.231    269.278    -12.64   308.231    272.614    272.816    269.278     -12.64  100.00

     CHINA P   194.049    205.314    205.314    172.164    -16.15   205.314    174.503    173.964    172.164     -16.15   63.94

     KOR REP    19.875     19.108     19.108     21.295     11.44    19.108     21.132     21.759     21.295      11.44    7.91

     ITALY      19.084     17.385     17.385     17.616      1.33    17.385     17.651     17.714     17.616       1.33    6.54

     TURKEY      8.143     11.047     11.047     11.713      6.03    11.047     11.777     11.733     11.713       6.03    4.35

     CHINA T    15.518     16.446     16.446     10.538    -35.92    16.446     11.578     11.637     10.538     -35.92    3.91

     INDIA      12.638     12.133     12.133     10.448    -13.89    12.133     10.541     10.512     10.448     -13.89    3.88

     MEXICO      2.690      2.041      2.041      2.373     16.29     2.041      2.439      2.468      2.373      16.29    0.88

     FRANCE      2.731      2.161      2.161      1.716    -20.58     2.161      1.773      1.742      1.716     -20.58    0.64

     MALTA       1.076      0.330      0.330      0.575     74.43     0.330      0.660      0.655      0.575      74.43    0.21


     _WTO      300.327    308.227    308.227    269.267    -12.64   308.227    272.603    272.805    269.267     -12.64  100.00

     _OECD      70.260     67.155     67.155     68.292      1.69    67.155     67.891     68.533     68.292       1.69   25.36

     _EU27      40.136     34.987     34.987     33.922     -3.04    34.987     33.612     33.668     33.922      -3.04   12.60

     _EU28      40.136     34.987     34.987     33.922     -3.04    34.987     33.612     33.668     33.922      -3.04   12.60

     _W HEMI     7.683      5.702      5.702      5.854      2.66     5.702      6.206      6.221      5.854       2.66    2.17

     _NAFTA      5.739      4.234      4.234      4.243      0.21     4.234      4.357      4.380      4.243       0.21    1.58