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                                          |                                     |                              February 2, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 12/2016 Data     |
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                                           Category 400:  WOOL YARNS
                                         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     143.689    151.766    151.766    123.387    -18.70   151.766    128.747    124.204    123.387     -18.70  100.00

     PERU       20.208     22.213     22.213     20.256     -8.81    22.213     20.553     20.287     20.256      -8.81   16.42

     CANADA     14.041     17.734     17.734     15.558    -12.27    17.734     16.718     15.878     15.558     -12.27   12.61

     CHINA P    21.464     23.881     23.881     13.449    -43.68    23.881     14.739     13.596     13.449     -43.68   10.90

     ITALY      15.516     16.587     16.587     13.386    -19.30    16.587     13.380     13.444     13.386     -19.30   10.85

     U KING     12.207     12.359     12.359     12.408      0.39    12.359     13.002     12.344     12.408       0.39   10.06

     MEXICO      6.440     10.790     10.790     11.248      4.24    10.790     11.425     11.344     11.248       4.24    9.12

     PORTUGL     3.225      5.735      5.735      5.200     -9.33     5.735      5.526      5.370      5.200      -9.33    4.21

     TURKEY      3.687      4.568      4.568      3.801    -16.79     4.568      3.899      3.921      3.801     -16.79    3.08

     INDIA      12.444      6.764      6.764      3.480    -48.55     6.764      3.671      3.611      3.480     -48.55    2.82

     ROMANIA     2.961      3.731      3.731      3.355    -10.07     3.731      3.621      3.292      3.355     -10.07    2.72

     LITHUAN     0.898      2.887      2.887      2.790     -3.36     2.887      2.286      2.318      2.790      -3.36    2.26

     N ZEAL      3.158      2.923      2.923      2.506    -14.26     2.923      2.697      2.585      2.506     -14.26    2.03

     POLAND      2.111      3.138      3.138      2.285    -27.17     3.138      2.609      2.369      2.285     -27.17    1.85

     REP SAF     3.397      4.014      4.014      2.132    -46.90     4.014      3.089      2.410      2.132     -46.90    1.73

     URUGUAY     1.886      2.635      2.635      1.896    -28.05     2.635      1.899      1.986      1.896     -28.05    1.54

     GERMANY     7.197      2.703      2.703      1.598    -40.87     2.703      1.740      1.710      1.598     -40.87    1.30

     JAPAN       1.266      1.319      1.319      1.355      2.71     1.319      1.405      1.390      1.355       2.71    1.10

     BULGAR      1.590      1.515      1.515      1.225    -19.10     1.515      1.140      1.306      1.225     -19.10    0.99

     CZECH       0.954      0.855      0.855      1.193     39.43     0.855      1.182      1.193      1.193      39.43    0.97

     AUSTRAL     0.729      0.807      0.807      0.969     20.03     0.807      0.890      0.581      0.969      20.03    0.79

     THAILND     0.739      0.287      0.287      0.451     57.17     0.287      0.446      0.446      0.451      57.17    0.37

     MALAYSA     0.217      0.205      0.205      0.343     67.63     0.205      0.343      0.343      0.343      67.63    0.28

     BELGIUM     0.906      0.595      0.595      0.078    -86.96     0.595      0.215      0.126      0.078     -86.96    0.06

     HUNGARY     0.911      0.568      0.568      0.019    -96.73     0.568      0.010      0.010      0.019     -96.73    0.02


     _WTO      143.689    151.763    151.763    123.385    -18.70   151.763    128.744    124.202    123.385     -18.70  100.00

     _OECD      68.451     70.210     70.210     60.260    -14.17    70.210     63.088     60.860     60.260     -14.17   48.84

     _W HEMI    43.454     53.856     53.856     49.515     -8.06    53.856     51.106     50.024     49.515      -8.06   40.13

     _EU27      51.610     51.706     51.706     44.525    -13.89    51.706     45.558     44.463     44.525     -13.89   36.09

     _EU28      51.610     51.706     51.706     44.525    -13.89    51.706     45.558     44.463     44.525     -13.89   36.09

     _NAFTA     20.482     28.525     28.525     26.806     -6.03    28.525     28.143     27.222     26.806      -6.03   21.72

     _SUB-SAH    3.419      4.034      4.034      2.159    -46.49     4.034      3.115      2.436      2.159     -46.49    1.75

     _ASEAN      0.968      0.492      0.492      0.823     67.48     0.492      0.818      0.818      0.823      67.48    0.67