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                                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category  40:  WOOL PRODUCTS
                                                    Data in Million SME

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  9/2017
   Country      2015       2016       9/2016     9/2017  % Change    9/2016     7/2017     8/2017     9/2017   % Change % Share


     WORLD     297.471    268.266    201.846    179.571    -11.04   277.502    256.588    250.477    245.991     -11.36  100.00

     CHINA P   126.794    108.362     82.303     73.781    -10.35   114.106    105.021    101.263     99.840     -12.50   40.59

     INDIA      30.602     29.571     21.979     21.275     -3.20    29.393     29.376     29.134     28.867      -1.79   11.73

     MEXICO     17.590     18.613     14.346     11.307    -21.18    18.417     16.629     16.069     15.574     -15.44    6.33

     ITALY      18.342     14.705     11.056     11.415      3.25    15.623     14.892     15.091     15.064      -3.58    6.12

     VIETNAM    20.063     17.900     12.240      8.787    -28.21    18.895     16.655     15.778     14.447     -23.54    5.87

     INDNSIA    10.013      9.458      7.166      6.047    -15.62     9.899      8.303      8.396      8.339     -15.76    3.39

     CANADA      7.133      6.692      5.257      5.194     -1.21     6.974      6.661      6.592      6.628      -4.96    2.69

     U KING      7.464      7.617      5.879      4.582    -22.06     8.039      6.486      6.473      6.320     -21.39    2.57

     TURKEY      3.635      3.425      2.397      2.513      4.83     3.295      3.448      3.541      3.541       7.47    1.44

     DOM REP     7.102      4.692      3.951      2.774    -29.80     5.133      4.250      3.975      3.515     -31.53    1.43

     PORTUGL     3.364      3.291      2.275      2.425      6.63     3.290      3.340      3.423      3.441       4.59    1.40

     PHIL R      3.138      3.356      2.487      2.455     -1.29     3.304      3.128      3.038      3.324       0.62    1.35

     PERU        3.336      3.178      2.213      2.311      4.40     3.147      3.237      3.172      3.275       4.09    1.33

     GUATMAL     3.727      2.718      2.319      1.428    -38.41     3.037      2.185      1.991      1.827     -39.83    0.74

     ROMANIA     2.009      1.840      1.396      1.312     -6.07     1.913      1.723      1.739      1.755      -8.23    0.71

     JORDAN      1.448      1.647      1.086      1.156      6.44     1.489      1.989      1.823      1.717      15.31    0.70

     EGYPT       1.804      1.846      1.439      1.253    -12.92     1.862      1.636      1.688      1.660     -10.86    0.67

     GERMANY     1.750      1.467      1.047      1.227     17.11     1.428      1.661      1.633      1.646      15.22    0.67

     LITHUAN     1.537      1.585      1.114      0.910    -18.27     1.430      1.343      1.340      1.382      -3.38    0.56

     BULGAR      1.206      1.120      0.770      0.963     25.10     1.046      1.229      1.280      1.313      25.59    0.53

     N ZEAL      1.483      1.261      0.965      0.887     -8.05     1.379      1.184      1.134      1.183     -14.18    0.48

     THAILND     1.070      1.221      1.012      0.973     -3.92     1.275      1.161      1.195      1.181      -7.35    0.48

     HG KONG     0.969      1.225      0.943      0.848    -10.12     1.238      1.019      1.113      1.130      -8.76    0.46

     BELGIUM     1.131      0.954      0.735      0.772      4.95     0.997      0.961      0.974      0.990      -0.70    0.40

     PAKISTN     0.906      1.041      0.718      0.661     -8.05     0.965      0.961      0.967      0.984       1.98    0.40

     IRELAND     1.159      0.944      0.689      0.704      2.07     0.974      1.018      0.991      0.959      -1.61    0.39

     FRANCE      1.050      0.853      0.656      0.752     14.70     0.855      0.917      0.956      0.950      11.06    0.39

     BNGLDSH     1.631      2.443      2.007      0.495    -75.31     2.446      1.390      1.370      0.932     -61.89    0.38

     POLAND      1.235      1.061      0.874      0.684    -21.76     1.155      0.820      0.849      0.871     -24.61    0.35

     NEPAL       1.108      1.005      0.716      0.546    -23.70     1.003      0.876      0.809      0.836     -16.70    0.34

     CHILE       0.577      0.752      0.524      0.557      6.38     0.656      0.811      0.780      0.785      19.74    0.32

     NETHLDS     0.799      0.735      0.583      0.618      6.14     0.725      0.755      0.759      0.771       6.28    0.31

     SRI LKA     0.720      1.507      1.205      0.414    -65.61     1.370      1.101      0.874      0.717     -47.70    0.29

     MOROC       0.576      0.649      0.304      0.336     10.48     0.565      0.638      0.650      0.681      20.53    0.28

     DENMARK     0.236      0.224      0.130      0.532    310.90     0.206      0.570      0.617      0.627     205.14    0.25

     SPAIN       0.617      0.587      0.406      0.422      4.04     0.567      0.591      0.597      0.603       6.38    0.25

     KOR REP     0.680      0.621      0.428      0.399     -6.84     0.649      0.611      0.623      0.592      -8.77    0.24

     CAMBOD      0.481      0.414      0.312      0.455     45.85     0.461      0.522      0.593      0.557      20.93    0.23

     REP SAF     0.697      0.476      0.353      0.426     20.90     0.580      0.527      0.512      0.550      -5.16    0.22

     IRAN        0.000      0.552      0.411      0.399     -2.91     0.411      0.596      0.554      0.540      31.23    0.22

     SALVADR     0.439      0.406      0.348      0.412     18.50     0.491      0.445      0.469      0.471      -4.24    0.19

     JAPAN       0.508      0.555      0.482      0.390    -19.10     0.607      0.506      0.481      0.463     -23.74    0.19

     CHINA T     0.350      0.336      0.234      0.288     22.89     0.303      0.329      0.316      0.389      28.52    0.16

     AUSTRAL     0.379      0.379      0.264      0.242     -8.40     0.389      0.371      0.354      0.357      -8.07    0.15

     CZECH       0.291      0.391      0.241      0.173    -28.35     0.352      0.388      0.323      0.323      -8.26    0.13

     ECUADOR     0.390      0.380      0.268      0.204    -23.92     0.419      0.330      0.314      0.316     -24.48    0.13

     COLOMB      0.562      0.460      0.417      0.234    -43.87     0.517      0.297      0.292      0.277     -46.35    0.11

     SWITZLD     0.430      0.317      0.236      0.178    -24.34     0.359      0.264      0.256      0.259     -27.74    0.11

     BURMA       0.026      0.140      0.080      0.196    144.17     0.084      0.287      0.273      0.255     204.40    0.10

     HUNGARY     0.560      0.316      0.243      0.177    -27.24     0.317      0.257      0.246      0.250     -21.34    0.10

     C RICA      0.186      0.271      0.210      0.143    -32.05     0.241      0.240      0.220      0.204     -15.36    0.08

     URUGUAY     0.205      0.162      0.120      0.145     20.63     0.164      0.197      0.188      0.187      13.86    0.08

     CROATIA     0.245      0.186      0.143      0.140     -2.38     0.191      0.191      0.183      0.183      -4.66    0.07

     NORWAY      0.155      0.144      0.085      0.116     36.86     0.127      0.173      0.167      0.176      38.07    0.07

     MALAYSA     0.158      0.240      0.232      0.148    -36.20     0.236      0.128      0.111      0.156     -33.69    0.06

     UKRAINE     0.147      0.219      0.189      0.094    -50.26     0.215      0.149      0.141      0.124     -42.29    0.05

     BOSNIA      0.216      0.172      0.154      0.099    -36.11     0.234      0.141      0.126      0.116     -50.40    0.05

     HAITI       1.086      0.030      0.012      0.003    -77.78     0.347      0.023      0.021      0.021     -94.04    0.01


     _WTO      297.083    267.440    201.210    178.949    -11.06   276.691    255.684    249.628    245.179     -11.39   99.67

     _OECD      52.296     46.297     34.670     34.209     -1.33    48.020     45.674     45.881     45.835      -4.55   18.63

     _EU28      43.634     38.345     28.567     28.068     -1.75    39.597     37.578     37.888     37.846      -4.42   15.38

     _EU27      43.389     38.159     28.424     27.928     -1.74    39.406     37.387     37.705     37.663      -4.42   15.31

     _W HEMI    42.861     38.790     30.333     25.011    -17.55    40.048     35.674     34.463     33.468     -16.43   13.61

     _ASEAN     34.958     32.746     23.544     19.076    -18.98    34.173     30.200     29.401     28.278     -17.25   11.50

     _NAFTA     24.723     25.305     19.604     16.501    -15.83    25.391     23.290     22.660     22.202     -12.56    9.03

     _CAFTA     11.564      8.165      6.883      4.816    -30.03     8.974      7.198      6.741      6.098     -32.05    2.48

     _SUB-SAH    0.821      0.598      0.452      0.597     31.88     0.727      0.732      0.714      0.742       2.09    0.30

     _ANDEAN     0.390      0.380      0.268      0.204    -23.92     0.419      0.330      0.314      0.316     -24.48    0.13

     _CBI        1.152      0.030      0.012      0.004    -64.13     0.413      0.025      0.023      0.022     -94.58    0.01