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                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2016 Data     |
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                                           Category 224:  PILE / TUFTED FABRICS
                                         Data in Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                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     300.330    308.231    257.170    221.552    -13.85   309.914    279.266    276.020    272.614     -12.04  100.00

     CHINA P   194.049    205.314    172.646    141.835    -17.85   207.806    180.030    177.751    174.503     -16.03   64.01

     KOR REP    19.875     19.108     15.172     17.196     13.34    18.759     20.179     20.357     21.132      12.65    7.75

     ITALY      19.084     17.385     14.431     14.697      1.84    17.761     17.770     17.586     17.651      -0.62    6.47

     TURKEY      8.143     11.047      8.941      9.670      8.16    10.290     11.980     11.917     11.777      14.45    4.32

     CHINA T    15.518     16.446     13.259      8.391    -36.71    16.080     12.933     12.266     11.578     -28.00    4.25

     INDIA      12.638     12.133     10.142      8.551    -15.70    12.164     11.138     10.633     10.541     -13.34    3.87

     MEXICO      2.690      2.041      1.626      2.024     24.50     2.103      2.404      2.429      2.439      15.99    0.89

     FRANCE      2.731      2.161      1.892      1.504    -20.51     2.162      1.846      1.863      1.773     -17.99    0.65

     MALTA       1.076      0.330      0.165      0.496    199.60     0.166      0.577      0.577      0.660     297.15    0.24


     _WTO      300.327    308.227    257.165    221.542    -13.85   309.909    279.256    276.009    272.603     -12.04  100.00

     _OECD      70.260     67.155     55.284     56.020      1.33    66.895     67.478     67.482     67.891       1.49   24.90

     _EU27      40.136     34.987     29.356     27.981     -4.68    35.477     33.889     33.728     33.612      -5.26   12.33

     _EU28      40.136     34.987     29.356     27.981     -4.68    35.477     33.889     33.728     33.612      -5.26   12.33

     _W HEMI     7.683      5.702      4.607      5.110     10.92     5.900      6.205      6.239      6.206       5.18    2.28

     _NAFTA      5.739      4.234      3.518      3.642      3.50     4.545      4.321      4.397      4.357      -4.13    1.60