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                                          |                                     |                                August 1, 2018
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  6/2018 Data     |
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                                           Category 224:  PILE / TUFTED FABRICS
                                         Data in Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  6/2018
   Country      2016       2017       6/2017     6/2018  % Change    6/2017     4/2018     5/2018     6/2018   % Change % Share


     WORLD     269.349    273.522    129.629    133.330      2.86   272.783    273.823    273.517    277.223       1.63  100.00

     CHINA P   172.311    171.275     80.673     77.202     -4.30   173.723    167.541    165.168    167.803      -3.41   60.53

     KOR REP    21.306     23.776     10.795     11.327      4.93    22.366     24.352     24.378     24.309       8.69    8.77

     ITALY      17.557     20.365      9.858     11.928     21.00    18.340     21.981     22.351     22.435      22.33    8.09

     TURKEY     11.717     11.461      5.853      8.462     44.59    11.449     12.017     13.383     14.071      22.90    5.08

     INDIA      10.437     10.784      5.627      6.417     14.03    10.763     11.562     11.686     11.573       7.53    4.17

     CHINA T    10.625      9.653      3.644      3.947      8.31    10.471      9.315      9.688      9.955      -4.93    3.59

     MALTA       0.575      0.410      0.239      0.612    155.77     0.401      0.595      0.691      0.783      95.22    0.28


     _WTO      269.338    273.522    129.629    133.329      2.85   272.783    273.823    273.516    277.222       1.63  100.00

     _OECD      68.045     74.178     35.376     42.277     19.51    69.604     78.152     80.029     81.079      16.49   29.25

     _EU27      33.663     36.846     17.909     21.973     22.69    34.227     39.927     40.403     40.910      19.53   14.76

     _EU28      33.663     36.846     17.909     21.973     22.69    34.227     39.927     40.403     40.910      19.53   14.76

     _W HEMI     5.848      5.195      2.292      2.935     28.07     4.928      5.496      5.625      5.839      18.48    2.11

     _NAFTA      4.237      4.646      2.061      2.366     14.76     3.946      4.625      4.786      4.951      25.45    1.79