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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 million dollars

                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      724.096   621.809     599.520    535.030    -10.76    621.045    562.479    554.921    557.318    -10.26  100.00

    CHINA P    590.652   495.158     479.234    412.876    -13.85    493.304    441.101    430.659    428.799    -13.08   76.94

    ITALY       74.149    69.386      65.815     69.859      6.14     70.241     68.095     69.994     73.429      4.54   13.18

    HG KONG      5.289     8.463       8.379      9.731     16.15      8.456      9.446      9.965      9.816     16.07    1.76

    PERU         6.399     7.084       6.685      7.410     10.85      6.991      6.502      6.808      7.809     11.69    1.40

    IRELAND      5.704     5.109       4.910      4.486     -8.62      5.281      4.649      4.543      4.685    -11.27    0.84

    CAMBOD       1.616     1.844       1.721      2.102     22.17      1.723      1.820      2.074      2.226     29.17    0.40

    INDNSIA      0.770     1.313       1.288      0.446    -65.38      1.398      0.832      0.730      0.471    -66.31    0.08


    _WTO       724.071   621.741     599.455    534.989    -10.75    620.978    562.428    554.842    557.275    -10.26   99.99

    _OECD      103.864    95.069      89.749     91.175      1.59     96.154     90.816     92.977     96.494      0.35   17.31

    _EU28      103.255    93.398      88.316     90.038      1.95     94.585     89.311     91.251     95.119      0.57   17.07

    _EU27      103.246    93.335      88.254     90.034      2.02     94.522     89.278     91.221     95.114      0.63   17.07

    _W HEMI      9.492     9.501       8.848      9.075      2.56      9.327      8.494      8.810      9.727      4.30    1.75

    _ASEAN       3.830     5.238       5.076      3.501    -31.01      5.228      3.848      3.866      3.664    -29.92    0.66