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                                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category  41:  WOOL APPAREL 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     214.077    191.826    144.727    125.210    -13.49   199.987    182.763    176.855    172.309     -13.84  100.00

     CHINA P   114.464     99.557     75.431     66.898    -11.31   104.732     96.539     92.611     91.024     -13.09   52.83

     VIETNAM    19.988     17.875     12.224      8.772    -28.24    18.864     16.637     15.756     14.423     -23.54    8.37

     ITALY      10.929      9.862      7.443      7.166     -3.72    10.024      9.662      9.577      9.585      -4.37    5.56

     MEXICO      9.050      9.954      7.872      6.765    -14.07     9.987      9.250      9.186      8.847     -11.42    5.13

     INDNSIA    10.009      9.448      7.156      6.047    -15.50     9.888      8.302      8.395      8.338     -15.67    4.84

     INDIA       8.520      6.889      5.148      5.106     -0.82     7.165      6.964      6.957      6.847      -4.45    3.97

     DOM REP     7.094      4.641      3.909      2.761    -29.38     5.090      4.211      3.949      3.492     -31.40    2.03

     PHIL R      3.130      3.338      2.469      2.454     -0.61     3.284      3.127      3.037      3.323       1.19    1.93

     CANADA      2.991      3.138      2.393      2.463      2.94     3.148      3.361      3.257      3.208       1.92    1.86

     TURKEY      2.289      2.091      1.515      1.565      3.28     2.055      2.027      2.129      2.140       4.16    1.24

     GUATMAL     3.719      2.707      2.316      1.411    -39.07     3.031      2.160      1.966      1.802     -40.53    1.05

     JORDAN      1.447      1.646      1.086      1.155      6.43     1.488      1.988      1.823      1.716      15.31    1.00

     EGYPT       1.625      1.642      1.311      1.125    -14.19     1.680      1.456      1.503      1.456     -13.31    0.85

     ROMANIA     1.344      1.246      0.939      0.845     -9.99     1.268      1.189      1.148      1.152      -9.16    0.67

     HG KONG     0.620      0.942      0.793      0.780     -1.61     0.935      0.826      0.924      0.929      -0.66    0.54

     BNGLDSH     1.630      2.432      1.995      0.482    -75.82     2.434      1.369      1.354      0.919     -62.24    0.53

     PERU        0.972      0.952      0.671      0.595    -11.35     0.980      0.895      0.824      0.876     -10.61    0.51

     PORTUGL     0.815      0.805      0.549      0.619     12.80     0.799      0.847      0.836      0.876       9.53    0.51

     FRANCE      0.988      0.761      0.594      0.689     16.09     0.775      0.826      0.867      0.857      10.53    0.50

     BULGAR      0.893      0.789      0.586      0.597      1.96     0.780      0.753      0.768      0.800       2.56    0.46

     THAILND     0.713      0.777      0.641      0.627     -2.23     0.828      0.764      0.757      0.762      -7.99    0.44

     SRI LKA     0.720      1.506      1.204      0.413    -65.67     1.369      1.099      0.873      0.715     -47.77    0.42

     U KING      0.892      0.888      0.672      0.440    -34.52     0.969      0.682      0.665      0.656     -32.31    0.38

     MOROC       0.526      0.536      0.205      0.279     35.86     0.457      0.564      0.572      0.610      33.35    0.35

     CAMBOD      0.481      0.414      0.312      0.455     45.85     0.461      0.522      0.593      0.557      20.93    0.32

     NEPAL       0.609      0.643      0.449      0.362    -19.44     0.639      0.568      0.526      0.556     -13.03    0.32

     SALVADR     0.439      0.406      0.348      0.408     17.53     0.491      0.442      0.465      0.467      -4.93    0.27

     KOR REP     0.361      0.332      0.213      0.225      5.44     0.313      0.355      0.370      0.344       9.87    0.20

     POLAND      0.321      0.292      0.221      0.231      4.56     0.281      0.277      0.279      0.302       7.56    0.18

     CHINA T     0.253      0.300      0.206      0.206      0.04     0.260      0.310      0.300      0.300      15.48    0.17

     COLOMB      0.562      0.460      0.417      0.234    -43.84     0.517      0.297      0.292      0.277     -46.34    0.16

     ECUADOR     0.341      0.343      0.245      0.177    -27.65     0.375      0.288      0.273      0.275     -26.72    0.16

     BURMA       0.026      0.140      0.080      0.196    144.17     0.084      0.287      0.273      0.255     204.40    0.15

     IRELAND     0.389      0.331      0.266      0.186    -29.93     0.362      0.310      0.281      0.251     -30.64    0.15

     HUNGARY     0.260      0.288      0.221      0.173    -21.86     0.290      0.245      0.236      0.240     -17.29    0.14

     PAKISTN     0.173      0.198      0.124      0.162     30.58     0.183      0.229      0.221      0.235      28.54    0.14

     SPAIN       0.273      0.194      0.114      0.139     22.45     0.197      0.204      0.207      0.219      11.39    0.13

     CHILE       0.161      0.196      0.140      0.149      5.94     0.188      0.208      0.204      0.204       8.69    0.12

     C RICA      0.184      0.271      0.210      0.143    -32.05     0.241      0.240      0.220      0.204     -15.36    0.12

     JAPAN       0.170      0.189      0.158      0.161      2.00     0.201      0.222      0.213      0.192      -4.33    0.11

     CROATIA     0.245      0.186      0.143      0.139     -2.48     0.191      0.191      0.183      0.182      -4.74    0.11

     SWITZLD     0.206      0.179      0.123      0.103    -16.14     0.184      0.162      0.158      0.160     -13.46    0.09

     LITHUAN     0.233      0.156      0.132      0.100    -24.20     0.171      0.134      0.121      0.124     -27.65    0.07

     UKRAINE     0.137      0.206      0.180      0.091    -49.28     0.200      0.138      0.134      0.117     -41.63    0.07

     BOSNIA      0.216      0.172      0.154      0.099    -36.11     0.234      0.141      0.126      0.116     -50.42    0.07

     HAITI       1.086      0.030      0.012      0.003    -77.94     0.347      0.023      0.021      0.021     -94.05    0.01


     _WTO      213.813    191.601    144.541    125.012    -13.51   199.708    182.496    176.600    172.072     -13.84   99.86

     _ASEAN     34.367     32.044     22.925     18.578    -18.96    33.457     29.692     28.848     27.698     -17.22   16.07

     _W HEMI    26.893     23.344     18.721     15.321    -18.16    24.639     21.633     20.931     19.945     -19.05   11.58

     _OECD      21.132     19.578     14.629     14.266     -2.48    19.811     19.331     19.209     19.215      -3.01   11.15

     _EU28      18.153     16.289     12.252     11.631     -5.06    16.608     15.770     15.586     15.668      -5.66    9.09

     _EU27      17.908     16.103     12.109     11.492     -5.09    16.417     15.579     15.402     15.486      -5.67    8.99

     _NAFTA     12.041     13.092     10.265      9.228    -10.10    13.135     12.611     12.443     12.055      -8.22    7.00

     _CAFTA     11.547      8.102      6.837      4.782    -30.05     8.924      7.130      6.687      6.047     -32.24    3.51

     _ANDEAN     0.341      0.343      0.245      0.177    -27.65     0.375      0.288      0.273      0.275     -26.72    0.16

     _SUB-SAH    0.175      0.193      0.154      0.194     26.03     0.219      0.248      0.241      0.233       6.14    0.14

     _CBI        1.086      0.030      0.012      0.004    -64.79     0.347      0.025      0.023      0.022     -93.58    0.01