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                                          |                                     |                             September 5, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  7/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category 224:  PILE / TUFTED FABRICS
                                         Data in Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                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     308.231    269.278    150.944    155.635      3.11   282.064    271.400    273.191    273.969      -2.87  100.00

     CHINA P   205.314    172.164     96.294     96.707      0.43   182.196    173.265    173.763    172.578      -5.28   62.99

     KOR REP    19.108     21.295     11.635     12.638      8.62    20.011     22.039     22.366     22.298      11.43    8.14

     ITALY      17.385     17.616     10.563     11.932     12.96    17.824     18.189     18.360     18.985       6.51    6.93

     TURKEY     11.047     11.713      6.844      6.922      1.13    12.071     11.357     11.787     11.791      -2.32    4.30

     CHINA T    16.446     10.538      4.407      5.024     14.00    13.065     10.403     10.471     11.155     -14.61    4.07

     INDIA      12.133     10.448      6.117      6.467      5.73    11.238     10.431     10.756     10.798      -3.91    3.94

     MEXICO      2.041      2.373      1.449      1.237    -14.64     2.389      1.992      2.098      2.161      -9.52    0.79

     FRANCE      2.161      1.716      1.093      1.521     39.13     1.902      1.905      1.996      2.144      12.71    0.78

     MALTA       0.330      0.575      0.413      0.244    -41.00     0.577      0.408      0.322      0.406     -29.73    0.15


     _WTO      308.227    269.267    150.934    155.635      3.11   282.054    271.395    273.191    273.969      -2.87  100.00

     _OECD      67.155     68.292     39.394     42.409      7.65    67.737     69.344     70.088     71.308       5.27   26.03

     _EU27      34.987     33.922     20.128     21.737      8.00    34.151     34.356     34.295     35.532       4.04   12.97

     _EU28      34.987     33.922     20.128     21.737      8.00    34.151     34.356     34.295     35.532       4.04   12.97

     _W HEMI     5.702      5.854      3.649      2.777    -23.90     6.261      4.988      4.926      4.982     -20.43    1.82

     _NAFTA      4.234      4.243      2.629      2.457     -6.55     4.380      3.889      3.945      4.071      -7.06    1.49