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                                          |                                     |                                March 30, 2015
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  2/2015 Data     |
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                                           Category 224:  PILE / TUFTED FABRICS
                                         Data in Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                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     296.822    300.330     49.803     48.905     -1.80   297.532    300.330    298.822    299.432       0.64  100.00

     CHINA P   197.236    194.049     34.385     34.838      1.32   197.547    194.049    193.095    194.502      -1.54   64.96

     KOR REP    17.173     19.875      2.784      2.903      4.26    17.493     19.875     19.771     19.993      14.29    6.68

     ITALY      15.825     19.084      2.515      2.643      5.07    16.100     19.084     19.205     19.212      19.33    6.42

     CHINA T    15.450     15.518      1.725      1.212    -29.72    15.411     15.518     15.384     15.005      -2.63    5.01

     INDIA      11.607     12.638      2.386      1.865    -21.84    12.215     12.638     12.184     12.117      -0.81    4.05

     TURKEY      6.225      8.143      1.421      1.566     10.17     6.693      8.143      8.179      8.287      23.82    2.77

     GERMANY     3.218      3.505      0.583      0.470    -19.33     3.276      3.505      3.533      3.393       3.55    1.13

     FRANCE      3.306      2.731      0.283      0.363     28.23     3.000      2.731      2.720      2.811      -6.30    0.94

     MEXICO      3.964      2.690      0.460      0.244    -46.92     3.963      2.690      2.580      2.474     -37.58    0.83

     MALTA       1.759      1.076      0.199      0.000   -100.00     1.321      1.076      0.975      0.877     -33.59    0.29


     _WTO      296.807    300.327     49.800     48.905     -1.80   297.514    300.327    298.819    299.432       0.64  100.00

     _OECD      62.284     70.260     10.057     10.183      1.25    62.842     70.260     70.523     70.386      12.00   23.51

     _EU27      36.786     40.136      5.749      5.514     -4.10    36.742     40.136     40.371     39.901       8.60   13.33

     _EU28      36.786     40.136      5.749      5.514     -4.10    36.742     40.136     40.371     39.901       8.60   13.33

     _W HEMI    10.117      7.683      1.109      0.593    -46.56     9.316      7.683      7.436      7.167     -23.07    2.39

     _NAFTA      7.645      5.739      0.746      0.436    -41.62     7.012      5.739      5.621      5.429     -22.58    1.81