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                                          |                                     |                                   May 1, 2018
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  3/2018 Data     |
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                                           Category 445:  M/B SWEATERS, WOOL
                                             Data in Doz, 12.40 M2 per Doz. 

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  3/2018
   Country      2016       2017       3/2017     3/2018  % Change    3/2017     1/2018     2/2018     3/2018   % Change % Share


     WORLD       435127    358376      12067      14136     17.15    435092     358660     361527     360445     -17.16  100.00

     CHINA P     354782    277207       6795       7610     11.99    356581     276592     278976     278022     -22.03   77.13

     ITALY        33152     35872       3111       4088     31.40     33206      36665      37050      36849      10.97   10.22

     HG KONG       3776     10472        384        179    -53.39      4058      10492      10265      10267     153.01    2.85

     BNGLDSH       7451      6141         14          0   -100.00      6776       6131       6131       6127      -9.58    1.70

     U KING        7102      5643        726        582    -19.83      6289       5529       5582       5499     -12.56    1.53

     IRELAND       2785      2591         86        217    152.33      2748       2652       2691       2722      -0.95    0.76

     TURKEY        2394      2296         77        118     53.25      2464       2282       2302       2337      -5.15    0.65

     MADAGAS       1874      2213         28         34     21.43      1839       2202       2211       2219      20.66    0.62

     PERU          3373      2039        186        234     25.81      3387       2081       2096       2087     -38.38    0.58

     CHINA T        916      1633         47         51      8.51       777       1586       1586       1637     110.68    0.45

     PORTUGL        977      1378        110        186     69.09      1042       1452       1462       1454      39.54    0.40

     NORWAY        1116      1094         43         78     81.40      1121       1113       1133       1129       0.71    0.31

     THAILND        974      1065          0          0       *         648       1065       1065       1065      64.35    0.30

     VIETNAM        979       735          0         98       *         979        747        833        833     -14.91    0.23

     ROMANIA        642       633         31        186    500.00       639        657        788        788      23.32    0.22

     JORDAN          26       778          0          0       *          26        778        778        778    2892.31    0.22

     CANADA        1499       648         16         12    -25.00      1498        648        646        644     -57.01    0.18

     TUNISIA        533       536          3         29    866.67       510        545        561        562      10.20    0.16

     ECUADOR        689       443         23        121    426.09       712        478        478        541     -24.02    0.15

     CAMBOD        4054       448          5          0   -100.00      4059        443        443        443     -89.09    0.12

     BOLIVIA        782       316          7          0   -100.00       785        309        309        309     -60.64    0.09

     INDIA          620       258         26          5    -80.77       512        235        237        237     -53.71    0.07

     PHIL R         616        27         23          9    -60.87       631         12         13         13     -97.94    0.00


     _WTO        435105    358361      12067      14136     17.15    435076     358645     361512     360430     -17.16  100.00

     _OECD        49822     50896       4407       5413     22.83     49232      51668      52134      51902       5.42   14.40

     _EU28        46312     47984       4292       5463     27.28     45574      48868      49429      49155       7.86   13.64

     _EU27        46222     47972       4289       5461     27.33     45484      48857      49418      49144       8.05   13.63

     _W HEMI       6867      3770        232        385     65.95      6893       3858       3871       3923     -43.09    1.09

     _ASEAN        7005      2277         28        107    282.14      6696       2269       2356       2356     -64.81    0.65

     _SUB-SAHA     1942      2240         29         37     27.59      1906       2230       2239       2248      17.94    0.62

     _NAFTA        1897       686         16         30     87.50      1896        704        702        700     -63.08    0.19

     _ANDEAN        689       443         23        121    426.09       712        478        478        541     -24.02    0.15