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                                          |                                     |                              December 2, 2016
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2016 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 10/2016
   Country      2014       2015      10/2015    10/2016  % Change   10/2015     8/2016     9/2016    10/2016   % Change % Share


     WORLD      8270334   8583932    7284312    6169624    -15.30   8266877    7785908    7480686    7469244      -9.65  100.00

     U KING     1288275   1225520     972112    1097584     12.91   1082798    1342486    1365616    1350992      24.77   18.09

     CHINA P    1169815   1332359    1182355     695137    -41.21   1252623    1005255     876609     845141     -32.53   11.31

     CANADA      570483    806672     687687     629727     -8.43    780341     787718     760041     748712      -4.05   10.02

     MEXICO      250814    659105     563277     593614      5.39    593837     702713     689722     689442      16.10    9.23

     PERU        581351    594884     485615     453011     -6.71    578963     557548     540223     562280      -2.88    7.53

     PORTUGL     315468    567235     459709     447631     -2.63    534987     571240     535018     555157       3.77    7.43

     INDIA      1242026    741116     646628     405016    -37.36    781295     457894     468527     499504     -36.07    6.69

     ITALY       498557    518021     463384     325074    -29.85    523725     403167     401766     379711     -27.50    5.08

     LITHUAN      95728    324763     291706     254968    -12.59    360278     330373     303203     288025     -20.05    3.86

     N ZEAL      214498    241443     201020     193520     -3.73    228924     242856     233567     233943       2.19    3.13

     TURKEY      180718    229684     189687     168591    -11.12    216212     201452     202628     208588      -3.53    2.79

     POLAND      142764    229882     200718     166132    -17.23    229049     212578     206632     195296     -14.74    2.61

     ROMANIA     135754    177311     146798     141825     -3.39    181462     173033     169665     172338      -5.03    2.31

     REP SAF     138056    166152     122597      86841    -29.17    149069     135837     122375     130396     -12.53    1.75

     CZECH        56604     66391      57071      79463     39.24     57302      88165      88165      88783      54.94    1.19

     GERMANY     458759    155050     138786      63664    -54.13    158027      88993      66550      79928     -49.42    1.07

     AUSTRAL      68996     70797      47458      48260      1.69     48211      74225      73576      71599      48.51    0.96

     BULGAR       82124     83119      71834      56155    -21.83     71934      79996      68803      67440      -6.25    0.90

     MALAYSA      50785     39088      39088      55050     40.84     39088      55050      55050      55050      40.84    0.74

     URUGUAY      40088     50097      42717      31160    -27.05     51025      43144      38980      38540     -24.47    0.52

     JAPAN        30983     34146      31778      32707      2.92     36326      38314      36228      35075      -3.44    0.47

     THAILND      43868     16800      16800      24194     44.01     18419      24912      24738      24194      31.35    0.32

     BELGIUM      70814     43942      33841       4876    -85.59     39123      15584      14979      14977     -61.72    0.20

     HUNGARY     114711     73969      73969        494    -99.33    111863        494        520        494     -99.56    0.01


     _WTO       8270334   8583867    7284247    6169572    -15.30   8266812    7785856    7480634    7469192      -9.65  100.00

     _OECD      4310397   4295883    3578235    3271585     -8.57   4079064    4089250    4010866    3989233      -2.20   53.41

     _EU27      3564736   3507559    2944227    2671860     -9.25   3398800    3348634    3265234    3235192      -4.81   43.31

     _EU28      3564736   3507559    2944227    2671860     -9.25   3398800    3348634    3265234    3235192      -4.81   43.31

     _W HEMI    1503577   2140750    1809023    1741259     -3.75   2039975    2137812    2064795    2072986       1.62   27.75

     _NAFTA      821297   1465777    1250964    1223341     -2.21   1374178    1490431    1449763    1438154       4.66   19.25

     _SUB-SAHA   139044    166814     123259      88240    -28.41    149731     137236     123774     131795     -11.98    1.76

     _ASEAN       97015     55888      55888      80555     44.14     57507      81273      81099      80555      40.08    1.08