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                                          |                                     |                                   May 1, 2018
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  3/2018 Data     |
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                                           Category 465:  WOOL FLOOR COVERINGS
                                             Data in M2.,  1.00 M2 per M2.. 

                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     25563850  24983213    5863556    6069677      3.52  25405145   24919189   24988570   25189334      -0.85  100.00

     INDIA     16500940  16032279    3778082    4034000      6.77  16393339   16066537   16142640   16288197      -0.64   64.66

     CHINA P    2723515   2801133     592559     553722     -6.55   2617899    2724366    2766470    2762296       5.52   10.97

     PAKISTN     771670    588153     182407     187012      2.52    719575     579692     577544     592758     -17.62    2.35

     NETHLDS     448878    516627     104236      99531     -4.51    470261     529025     525710     511922       8.86    2.03

     IRAN        551814    563187     187894     136181    -27.52    661281     554861     514267     511474     -22.65    2.03

     BELGIUM     422021    489026     122199      85209    -30.27    448570     454836     447882     452036       0.77    1.79

     TURKEY      364308    402250     126212     142301     12.75    406102     405246     386208     418339       3.01    1.66

     PORTUGL     406566    439619     114315      89104    -22.05    411030     430215     398457     414408       0.82    1.65

     U KING      449429    358841      64927     101395     56.17    359890     353906     388712     395309       9.84    1.57

     IRELAND     311887    365725      76797      66066    -13.97    328117     376119     369195     354994       8.19    1.41

     N ZEAL      353858    364951      84364      62917    -25.42    356658     353521     346680     343504      -3.69    1.36

     THAILND     312474    355669      77434      57935    -25.18    357123     360079     363376     336170      -5.87    1.33

     S ARAB         461    188298         36      65053  180602.8       317     210511     231157     253315   79810.09    1.01

     SPAIN       272952    224674      58649      50028    -14.70    272722     221504     220694     216053     -20.78    0.86

     EGYPT       203586    194780      43825      32096    -26.76    186007     187090     184867     183051      -1.59    0.73

     NEPAL       178507    139595      31795      56393     77.36    170379     139412     144932     164193      -3.63    0.65

     POLAND      123188     96149      19768      39878    101.73    137307     111075     109348     116259     -15.33    0.46

     ITALY        89408     95176      13954      21211     52.01     83334      97692      97489     102433      22.92    0.41

     GERMANY      97386    101260      20173      19230     -4.67     93832     101740     105512     100317       6.91    0.40

     DENMARK      71094     85274      12879      21457     66.60     80396      97255      99898      93852      16.74    0.37

     REP SAF      52401    104298      14342       2233    -84.43     58352      99431      99328      92189      57.99    0.37

     MOROC       105761     52443       9966      11000     10.38     97317      50567      53246      53477     -45.05    0.21

     HG KONG     268301     53466      23538       2346    -90.03    224801      32416      32505      32274     -85.64    0.13


     _WTO      24962739  24389163    5668502    5924339      4.51  24700714   24334262   24444187   24645000      -0.23   97.84

     _OECD      3720059   3756249     888089     876339     -1.32   3756896    3757601    3716342    3744499      -0.33   14.87

     _EU27      2831868   2878292     648046     643452     -0.71   2831252    2889927    2875492    2873698       1.50   11.41

     _EU28      2831868   2878292     648046     643452     -0.71   2831252    2889927    2875492    2873698       1.50   11.41

     _ASEAN      329194    357099      78180      63489    -18.79    358745     366725     369815     342408      -4.55    1.36

     _SUB-SAHA    52998    105389      14811       2282    -84.59     59332     100204      99950      92860      56.51    0.37

     _W HEMI     107544     67245      15847      17530     10.62    108840      63625      66522      68928     -36.67    0.27

     _NAFTA       89765     50253      12985       9976    -23.17     91237      46119      47707      47244     -48.22    0.19