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                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  3/2018 Data     |
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                                           Category 432:  WOOL HOSIERY
                                         Data in Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                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      36.089     37.677      2.844      7.505    163.91    35.259     40.608     42.076     42.339      20.08  100.00

     CHINA P    20.805     23.271      1.038      4.981    379.81    20.591     25.732     27.237     27.214      32.16   64.28

     ITALY       2.769      2.952      0.239      0.351     46.77     2.705      3.056      3.108      3.064      13.28    7.24

     KOR REP     2.683      2.368      0.544      0.636     16.74     2.810      2.348      2.148      2.459     -12.47    5.81

     PERU        1.887      1.987      0.119      0.247    107.38     1.811      1.982      2.031      2.115      16.77    5.00

     U KING      1.370      1.126      0.169      0.143    -15.40     1.316      1.126      1.121      1.100     -16.44    2.60

     MEXICO      1.926      0.722      0.054      0.114    110.01     1.570      0.748      0.739      0.782     -50.18    1.85

     TURKEY      0.396      0.301      0.015      0.001    -95.41     0.367      0.288      0.286      0.286     -21.94    0.68


     _WTO       36.074     37.662      2.840      7.502    164.13    35.247     40.593     42.061     42.323      20.08   99.96

     _OECD       8.387      7.738      1.192      1.342     12.56     8.271      7.863      7.712      7.888      -4.63   18.63

     _EU27       4.890      4.840      0.529      0.583     10.10     4.716      4.955      4.991      4.893       3.75   11.56

     _EU28       4.890      4.840      0.529      0.583     10.10     4.716      4.955      4.991      4.893       3.75   11.56

     _W HEMI     4.226      3.333      0.282      0.556     97.14     3.825      3.393      3.483      3.606      -5.70    8.52

     _NAFTA      2.282      1.088      0.150      0.192     28.71     1.943      1.100      1.099      1.131     -41.80    2.67