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                                          |                                     |                              December 4, 2018
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |     By Part-Category, 10/2018 Data  |
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                                         Category 224-V :  Woven Pile Fabric
                                           Data in M2.,  1.00 M2 per M2.. 

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE 10/2018
   Country      2016       2017      10/2017    10/2018  % Change   10/2017     8/2018     9/2018    10/2018   % Change % Share

     WORLD    33174659   34017502   28244323   30468691      7.88  33748668   35661405   35526375   36241870       7.39  100.00

     CHINA P  28915389   29925917   24871468   26298663      5.74  29639322   30977515   30797835   31353112       5.78   86.51

     TURKEY    1557493    1326986    1075102    1771656     64.79   1335012    1817513    1884459    2023540      51.57    5.58

     INDIA     1543815    1532257    1246368    1407916     12.96   1553698    1641187    1657849    1693805       9.02    4.67

     ITALY      340701     430926     361269     330098     -8.63    416918     413664     401380     399755      -4.12    1.10

     GERMANY     58443      92133      68504      93841     36.99     85561     115749     115007     117470      37.29    0.32

     BELGIUM    111316     110808      95312      90835     -4.70    118517     110274     104483     106331     -10.28    0.29

     BRAZIL      67596     155487     152377     101715    -33.25    155520     134464     115098     104825     -32.60    0.29


     _WTO     33173900   34017502   28244323   30468691      7.88  33748668   35661405   35526375   36241870       7.39  100.00

     _OECD     2302280    2170071    1778852    2484374     39.66   2165905    2677434    2731254    2875593      32.77    7.93

     _EU27      668030     771582     644505     668902      3.79    758969     798879     786465     795979       4.88    2.20

     _EU28      668030     771582     644505     668902      3.79    758969     798879     786465     795979       4.88    2.20

     _W HEMI    186903     277438     258614     180037    -30.38    284846     229316     210385     198861     -30.19    0.55

     _NAFTA     119200     121161     105447      77908    -26.12    128511      94438      94873      93622     -27.15    0.26