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                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  2/2015 Data     |
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                                           Category 224:  PILE / TUFTED FABRICS
                                             Data in M2.,  1.00 M2 per M2.. 

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  2/2015
   Country      2013       2014       2/2014     2/2015  % Change    2/2014    12/2014     1/2015     2/2015   % Change % Share


     WORLD    145597079 140611418   20570947   22327727      8.54 140585117  140611418  140595665  142368198       1.27  100.00

     CHINA P  105135007 107819529   16413589   18734970     14.14 103754666  107819529  108395337  110140910       6.16   77.36

     CHINA T   11737696  11865499    1268991    1002927    -20.97  11554080   11865499   11750883   11599435       0.39    8.15

     KOR REP    6209456   6686102     918276     883841     -3.75   6215441    6686102    6582364    6651667       7.02    4.67

     MALTA      9328980   3895698     602759          0   -100.00   6391188    3895698    3660094    3292939     -48.48    2.31

     INDIA      2169162   2612489     430172     322934    -24.93   2290257    2612489    2510221    2505251       9.39    1.76

     FRANCE     4218407   1655786      10919     499581   4475.34   3702917    1655786    1654526    2144448     -42.09    1.51

     TURKEY     1185191   1355694     273629     238316    -12.91   1284085    1355694    1305854    1320381       2.83    0.93

     ITALY       805012    901400     116245     140039     20.47    809714     901400     919494     925194      14.26    0.65

     MEXICO      865835    705703     111041      88038    -20.72    853872     705703     714978     682700     -20.05    0.48

     GERMANY    1005777    184816      32942      27295    -17.14   1007605     184816     187000     179169     -82.22    0.13


     _WTO     145592298 140611338   20570882   22327727      8.54 140580271  140611338  140595585  142368183       1.27  100.00

     _OECD     15045262  12346083    1541664    1956023     26.88  14574779   12346083   12221853   12760442     -12.45    8.96

     _EU27     16251323   7600093     903071     810943    -10.20  12817248    7600093    7398274    7507965     -41.42    5.27

     _EU28     16251323   7600093     903071     810943    -10.20  12817248    7600093    7398274    7507965     -41.42    5.27

     _W HEMI    2260789   1775613     286268     147338    -48.53   2060468    1775613    1699687    1636683     -20.57    1.15

     _NAFTA     1579034   1249604     159726     110481    -30.83   1487875    1249604    1254482    1200359     -19.32    0.84