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                                          |                                     |                               January 3, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 11/2016 Data     |
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                                           Category 224:  PILE / TUFTED FABRICS
                                         Data in Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                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     300.330    308.231    282.253    246.838    -12.55   308.814    276.020    272.614    272.816     -11.66  100.00

     CHINA P   194.049    205.314    189.168    157.819    -16.57   206.586    177.751    174.503    173.964     -15.79   63.77

     KOR REP    19.875     19.108     17.058     19.709     15.54    19.283     20.357     21.132     21.759      12.84    7.98

     ITALY      19.084     17.385     15.938     16.266      2.06    17.513     17.586     17.651     17.714       1.15    6.49

     TURKEY      8.143     11.047     10.002     10.688      6.85    10.707     11.917     11.777     11.733       9.58    4.30

     CHINA T    15.518     16.446     14.546      9.737    -33.06    15.752     12.266     11.578     11.637     -26.12    4.27

     INDIA      12.638     12.133     11.086      9.465    -14.63    12.331     10.633     10.541     10.512     -14.75    3.85

     MEXICO      2.690      2.041      1.763      2.189     24.22     2.043      2.429      2.439      2.468      20.79    0.90

     FRANCE      2.731      2.161      2.026      1.607    -20.66     2.145      1.863      1.773      1.742     -18.77    0.64

     MALTA       1.076      0.330      0.249      0.575    130.78     0.250      0.577      0.660      0.655     162.37    0.24


     _WTO      300.327    308.227    282.249    246.827    -12.55   308.809    276.009    272.603    272.805     -11.66  100.00

     _OECD      70.260     67.155     61.095     62.473      2.26    67.287     67.482     67.891     68.533       1.85   25.12

     _EU27      40.136     34.987     32.137     30.818     -4.10    35.187     33.728     33.612     33.668      -4.32   12.34

     _EU28      40.136     34.987     32.137     30.818     -4.10    35.187     33.728     33.612     33.668      -4.32   12.34

     _W HEMI     7.683      5.702      5.021      5.539     10.33     5.659      6.239      6.206      6.221       9.94    2.28

     _NAFTA      5.739      4.234      3.820      3.967      3.83     4.311      4.397      4.357      4.380       1.59    1.61