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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 million dollars

                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      621.671   559.804      56.832     68.327     20.23    615.649    567.440    569.018    571.299     -7.20  100.00

    CHINA P    495.156   429.460      33.895     39.091     15.33    493.574    432.740    433.691    434.655    -11.94   76.08

    ITALY       69.246    75.148      14.890     18.856     26.64     68.134     77.969     78.619     79.114     16.12   13.85

    HG KONG      8.463     9.844       0.957      1.085     13.35      7.822      9.627      9.757      9.971     27.49    1.75

    PERU         7.084     7.801       0.710      1.011     42.28      6.940      7.871      7.958      8.101     16.73    1.42

    IRELAND      5.109     4.761       1.320      1.626     23.22      5.446      4.995      5.006      5.067     -6.96    0.89

    CAMBOD       1.844     2.136       0.156      0.192     23.18      1.191      2.146      2.146      2.172     82.38    0.38


    _WTO       621.602   559.762      56.830     68.327     20.23    615.580    567.400    568.978    571.258     -7.20   99.99

    _OECD       94.929    98.043      19.407     24.911     28.36     92.444    102.099    102.582    103.547     12.01   18.12

    _EU28       93.258    96.787      19.596     24.977     27.46     90.817    100.960    101.451    102.168     12.50   17.88

    _EU27       93.195    96.783      19.595     24.976     27.46     90.762    100.955    101.446    102.163     12.56   17.88

    _W HEMI      9.501     9.525       1.135      1.148      1.13      9.486      9.374      9.438      9.538      0.54    1.67

    _ASEAN       5.238     3.669       0.308      0.391     26.97      4.097      3.717      3.725      3.752     -8.44    0.66