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                                          |                                     |                             September 5, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  7/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category 400:  WOOL YARNS
                                             Data in Kg.,  3.70 M2 per Kg.. 

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  7/2017
   Country      2015       2016       7/2016     7/2017  % Change    7/2016     5/2017     6/2017     7/2017   % Change % Share


     WORLD      8583932   7291604    4443246    3850808    -13.33   7805564    6940984    6706665    6699166     -14.17  100.00

     U KING     1225520   1297678     818130     573583    -29.89   1312013    1150441    1091424    1053131     -19.73   15.72

     CANADA      806672    698761     480785     420290    -12.58    803727     663555     666369     638266     -20.59    9.53

     CHINA P    1332359    769693     585300     437365    -25.28   1103260     692733     623337     621758     -43.64    9.28

     PERU        594884    553891     286148     312771      9.30    550294     592436     584729     580514       5.49    8.67

     PORTUGL     567235    547139     273216     284431      4.10    571953     548598     586550     558354      -2.38    8.33

     MEXICO      659105    678071     420454     291094    -30.77    700332     583670     561507     548711     -21.65    8.19

     INDIA       741116    509452     244142     232106     -4.93    417072     494777     446613     497416      19.26    7.43

     ITALY       518021    383690     206778     175281    -15.23    382315     357271     347222     352193      -7.88    5.26

     LITHUAN     324763    351929     224764     158971    -29.27    338922     239142     259910     286136     -15.57    4.27

     TURKEY      229684    230493     107618     137240     27.53    204078     220009     249111     260115      27.46    3.88

     N ZEAL      241443    217424     114432     101406    -11.38    243926     210107     202304     204398     -16.20    3.05

     ROMANIA     177311    158298     100872      86462    -14.29    165916     159721     147689     143888     -13.28    2.15

     BULGAR       83119     85253      36662      72353     97.35     69519     133169     133169     120944      73.97    1.81

     GERMANY     155050     68741      41883      93446    123.11     91089     126511     108284     120304      32.07    1.80

     POLAND      229882    172440     139294      81904    -41.20    224926     144301     125690     115050     -48.85    1.72

     DENMARK      13518     20407      11830     103429    774.29     19630      99708     102403     112006     470.59    1.67

     REP SAF     166152     90960      59397      63903      7.59    135548     116141      97362      95466     -29.57    1.43

     CZECH        66391     99429      40524      31240    -22.91     87371      90980      90145      90145       3.17    1.35

     AUSTRAL      70797     73369      42850      46837      9.30     72078      58294      77356      77356       7.32    1.15

     URUGUAY      50097     38369      19553      30750     57.26     41208      47471      48120      49566      20.28    0.74

     JAPAN        34146     35179      21919      21216     -3.21     41466      39072      36028      34476     -16.86    0.51

     MALAYSA      39088     55050      55050      24595    -55.32     55050      41116       4831      24595     -55.32    0.37

     THAILND      16800     24574      23061      10063    -56.36     23779      19059      18574      11576     -51.32    0.17

     BRAZIL       12557     17516      17516       6117    -65.08     24023      18192       6117       6117     -74.54    0.09


     _WTO       8583867   7291552    4443194    3850459    -13.34   7805512    6940803    6706316    6698817     -14.18   99.99

     _OECD      4295883   3860296    2307816    2080372     -9.86   4072481    3717543    3693712    3632852     -10.80   54.23

     _EU27      3507559   3222372    1916250    1678777    -12.39   3306039    3081843    3023470    2984899      -9.71   44.56

     _EU28      3507559   3222372    1916250    1678777    -12.39   3306039    3081843    3023470    2984899      -9.71   44.56

     _W HEMI    2140750   2006115    1236824    1067256    -13.71   2143065    1917786    1878584    1836547     -14.30   27.41

     _NAFTA     1465777   1376832     901239     711384    -21.07   1504059    1247225    1227876    1186977     -21.08   17.72

     _SUB-SAHA   166814     92370      60796      70116     15.33    136947     121882     103586     101690     -25.74    1.52

     _ASEAN       55888     80935      79422      34658    -56.36     80140      60689      23481      36171     -54.87    0.54