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                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  3/2018 Data     |
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                                           Category 464:  WOOL BLANKETS
                                             Data in Kg.,  2.40 M2 per Kg.. 

                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      1585964   1609004     298385     419734     40.67   1448504    1655442    1709455    1730353      19.46  100.00

     INDIA      1126254    941584     229883     256620     11.63    969344     974407     972160     968321      -0.11   55.96

     CHINA P     225316    311799      27389      52829     92.88    230271     320752     335630     337239      46.45   19.49

     LITHUAN      27997     22173       1243      44739   3499.28     28257      22097      66156      65669     132.40    3.80

     PERU         35160     57930       7979      10080     26.33     37427      59434      60468      60031      60.39    3.47

     ITALY        24490     63881      11298       5628    -50.19     31206      64608      56144      58211      86.54    3.36

     U KING       42145     56437       3112       4398     41.32     42925      56947      56649      57723      34.47    3.34


     _WTO       1585964   1609003     298385     416140     39.46   1448504    1655441    1705860    1726758      19.21   99.79

     _EU27       135765    210927      21126      62448    195.60    142042     214951     247951     252249      77.59   14.58

     _EU28       135765    210927      21126      62448    195.60    142042     214951     247951     252249      77.59   14.58

     _OECD       120580    197027      24416      18893    -22.62    129999     197851     186146     191504      47.31   11.07

     _W HEMI      68944     87979      13341      15446     15.78     73087      91687      92042      90084      23.26    5.21