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                                          |                                     |                               January 3, 2018
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |   By Merged-Category, 11/2017 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 11/2017
   Country      2015       2016      11/2016    11/2017  % Change    11/2016     9/2017    10/2017    11/2017  % Change % Share

    WORLD      2161372   1836556     1787787    1531432    -14.34    1845547    1621659    1578740    1580201    -14.38  100.00

    CHINA P    1926881   1575437     1537275    1279026    -16.80    1583385    1376373    1326699    1317188    -16.81   83.36

    ITALY        90370     93025       89480      93110      4.06      94866      89244      93571      96655      1.89    6.12

    HG KONG      11517     27285       27030      41439     53.31      27189      33629      37859      41694     53.35    2.64

    PERU         16531     21746       20027      22391     11.80      20947      20173      21402      24110     15.10    1.53

    CAMBOD        8898     13123       12345      15129     22.55      12383      12117      14495      15907     28.46    1.01

    IRELAND      16260     12785       12210      11557     -5.35      13028      11877      11553      12132     -6.88    0.77

    INDNSIA       7625     12573       12348       3085    -75.02      13220       8452       7146       3310    -74.96    0.21


    _WTO       2161302   1836344     1787576    1531331    -14.33    1845335    1621469    1578469    1580099    -14.37   99.99

    _OECD       136332    134234      128427     128958      0.41     136617     126096     130684     134765     -1.36    8.53

    _EU28       132786    127305      121848     124010      1.77     129854     120782     125352     129467     -0.30    8.19

    _EU27       132774    127005      121552     124000      2.01     129558     120566     125141     129453     -0.08    8.19

    _W HEMI      30146     35366       32612      31454     -3.55      33978      30812      31274      34208      0.68    2.16

    _ASEAN       22102     36944       35909      23222    -35.33      36941      27329      27325      24257    -34.34    1.54