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                                          |                                     |                               January 3, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 11/2016 Data     |
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                                           Category 400:  WOOL YARNS
                                             Data in Kg.,  3.70 M2 per Kg.. 

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE 11/2016
   Country      2014       2015      11/2015    11/2016  % Change   11/2015     9/2016    10/2016    11/2016   % Change % Share


     WORLD      8270334   8583932    8017041    6707502    -16.33   8431934    7480686    7469244    7274393     -13.73  100.00

     U KING     1288275   1225520    1108608    1168156      5.37   1170411    1365616    1350992    1285068       9.80   17.67

     CHINA P    1169815   1332359    1272321     719912    -43.42   1298865     876609     845141     779950     -39.95   10.72

     CANADA      570483    806672     772104     676084    -12.44    811640     760041     748712     710652     -12.44    9.77

     MEXICO      250814    659105     612085     644124      5.23    641452     689722     689442     691144       7.75    9.50

     PORTUGL     315468    567235     496065     491803     -0.86    520121     535018     555157     562973       8.24    7.74

     PERU        581351    594884     529570     485104     -8.40    575188     540223     562280     550418      -4.31    7.57

     INDIA      1242026    741116     705579     484537    -31.33    741915     468527     499504     520074     -29.90    7.15

     ITALY       498557    518021     496788     354010    -28.74    532207     401766     379711     375243     -29.49    5.16

     LITHUAN      95728    324763     324763     292634     -9.89    350733     303203     288025     292634     -16.57    4.02

     TURKEY      180718    229684     206538     209970      1.66    225329     202628     208588     233116       3.46    3.20

     N ZEAL      214498    241443     226694     206429     -8.94    237907     233567     233943     221178      -7.03    3.04

     POLAND      142764    229882     220718     170634    -22.69    231897     206632     195296     179798     -22.47    2.47

     ROMANIA     135754    177311     172734     151403    -12.35    174763     169665     172338     155980     -10.75    2.14

     REP SAF     138056    166152     149582      87564    -41.46    161544     122375     130396     104134     -35.54    1.43

     CZECH        56604     66391      66391      99429     49.76     66622      88165      88783      99429      49.24    1.37

     BULGAR       82124     83119      72108      66431     -7.87     72208      68803      67440      77442       7.25    1.06

     GERMANY     458759    155050     145581      65253    -55.18    150300      66550      79928      74722     -50.28    1.03

     MALAYSA      50785     39088      39088      55050     40.84     39088      55050      55050      55050      40.84    0.76

     AUSTRAL      68996     70797      69543      49583    -28.70     70288      73576      71599      50837     -27.67    0.70

     URUGUAY      40088     50097      45341      35280    -22.19     48748      38980      38540      40036     -17.87    0.55

     JAPAN        30983     34146      32117      33852      5.40     34130      36228      35075      35881       5.13    0.49

     DENMARK     279853     13518       6194      20250    226.93      6210      19751      19534      27574     344.03    0.38

     THAILND      43868     16800      16800      24194     44.01     18270      24738      24194      24194      32.42    0.33

     BELGIUM      70814     43942      40510       6033    -85.11     40549      14979      14977       9465     -76.66    0.13

     HUNGARY     114711     73969      73969        494    -99.33     93419        520        494        494     -99.47    0.01


     _WTO       8270334   8583867    8016976    6707450    -16.33   8431869    7480634    7469192    7274341     -13.73  100.00

     _OECD      4310397   4295883    3977501    3554580    -10.63   4206787    4010866    3989233    3872962      -7.94   53.24

     _EU27      3564736   3507559    3252647    2910109    -10.53   3438757    3265234    3235192    3165021      -7.96   43.51

     _EU28      3564736   3507559    3252647    2910109    -10.53   3438757    3265234    3235192    3165021      -7.96   43.51

     _W HEMI    1503577   2140750    1989092    1876267     -5.67   2107586    2064795    2072986    2027925      -3.78   27.88

     _NAFTA      821297   1465777    1384189    1320208     -4.62   1453092    1449763    1438154    1401796      -3.53   19.27

     _SUB-SAHA   139044    166814     150244      88963    -40.79    162206     123774     131795     105533     -34.94    1.45

     _ASEAN       97015     55888      55888      80555     44.14     57358      81099      80555      80555      40.44    1.11