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                                          |                                     |                                  July 6, 2018
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |   By Merged-Category,  5/2018 Data  |
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                                         Category 445/446 :  WOOL SWEATERS
                                                      Data in Doz, 12.40 M2 per Doz

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date                        Year-Endings                      YE  5/2018
   Country      2016       2017       5/2017     5/2018  % Change     5/2017     3/2018     4/2018     5/2018  % Change % Share

    WORLD      1836003   1584189      110214     144679     31.27    1812211    1610519    1613610    1618654    -10.68  100.00

    CHINA P    1575453   1321492       73183      99493     35.95    1563990    1341417    1344118    1347802    -13.82   83.27

    ITALY        92455     97739       16634      19352     16.34      93438      99454      99709     100457      7.51    6.21

    HG KONG      27285     41995        2376       3367     41.71      26002      42588      42897      42986     65.32    2.66

    PERU         21746     23369        3243       3761     15.97      21465      23456      23983      23887     11.28    1.48

    CAMBOD       13123     15200        1305       1450     11.11       7178      15209      15209      15345    113.78    0.95

    IRELAND      12785     12240        3872       4439     14.64      14115      12650      12675      12807     -9.27    0.79


    _WTO       1835791   1584087      110212     144679     31.27    1812003    1610418    1613509    1618554    -10.68   99.99

    _OECD       133664    135842       24384      28505     16.90     134089     138732     138720     139963      4.38    8.65

    _EU28       126735    130446       24415      28246     15.69     127179     133435     133440     134277      5.58    8.30

    _EU27       126435    130434       24412      28244     15.70     126891     133424     133429     134266      5.81    8.29

    _W HEMI      35366     32742        4726       4912      3.94      34081      32582      33223      32928     -3.38    2.03

    _ASEAN       36944     23873        3117       2542    -18.45      27718      23214      23202      23298    -15.95    1.44