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                                          |                                     |                                 March 6, 2018
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |   By Merged-Category,  1/2018 Data  |
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                                         Category 445/446 :  WOOL SWEATERS
                                                      Data in Doz, 12.40 M2 per Doz

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date                        Year-Endings                      YE  1/2018
   Country      2016       2017       1/2017     1/2018  % Change     1/2017    11/2017    12/2017     1/2018  % Change % Share

    WORLD      1836557   1582411       31552      42946     36.11    1833052    1580262    1582411    1593805    -13.05  100.00

    CHINA P    1575437   1319538       24287      34190     40.77    1575756    1317098    1319538    1329441    -15.63   83.41

    ITALY        93025     97794        2653       4141     56.09      92790      96658      97794      99282      7.00    6.23

    HG KONG      27285     41995        1110       1139      2.61      27507      41694      41995      42024     52.78    2.64

    PERU         21746     23402         568        668     17.61      21628      24128      23402      23502      8.66    1.47

    CAMBOD       13123     15200          55         40    -27.27      13178      15907      15200      15185     15.23    0.95

    IRELAND      12785     12240          88        231    162.50      12739      12132      12240      12383     -2.79    0.78


    _WTO       1836345   1582309       31552      42946     36.11    1832842    1580160    1582309    1593703    -13.05   99.99

    _OECD       134234    135989        3652       5767     57.91     133766     134768     135989     138104      3.24    8.67

    _EU28       127305    130591        3493       5633     61.27     126786     129471     130591     132731      4.69    8.33

    _EU27       127005    130579        3490       5631     61.35     126483     129457     130579     132720      4.93    8.33

    _W HEMI      35366     32776         693        750      8.23      34907      34315      32776      32833     -5.94    2.06

    _ASEAN       36944     23873        1502        475    -68.38      34756      24257      23873      22846    -34.27    1.43