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                                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category 445:  M/B SWEATERS, WOOL
                                             Data in Doz, 12.40 M2 per Doz. 

                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       519911    435447     320959     258650    -19.41    493431     402727     382609     373138     -24.38  100.00

     CHINA P     434387    354782     267089     210187    -21.30    414817     327655     306897     297880     -28.19   79.83

     ITALY        35043     33472      19655      20224      2.89     28995      31711      32707      34041      17.40    9.12

     HG KONG       2108      3776       2743       9158    233.87      3026       5638       8928      10191     236.78    2.73

     U KING        8511      7102       6065       3543    -41.58      8908       5918       5243       4580     -48.59    1.23

     BNGLDSH       8669      7451       4650       1091    -76.54      4730       6233       5521       3892     -17.72    1.04

     IRELAND       3565      2785       1855       1661    -10.46      3620       2939       2750       2591     -28.43    0.69

     PERU          2783      3373       2235       1305    -41.61      3153       2763       2444       2443     -22.52    0.65

     TURKEY        2112      2394       1447       1230    -15.00      1797       2650       2615       2177      21.15    0.58

     MADAGAS       3208      1874       1657       1550     -6.46      3982       1753       1649       1767     -55.63    0.47

     VIETNAM       1738       979        193        509    163.73       769       1167       1156       1295      68.40    0.35

     PORTUGL       1000       977        781       1066     36.49       927       1057       1266       1262      36.14    0.34

     NORWAY        1115      1116        535        602     12.52      1014       1136        938       1183      16.67    0.32

     THAILND        649       974        940       1049     11.60      1163       1373        965       1083      -6.88    0.29

     CHINA T       1476       916        694        821     18.30      1100       1024       1084       1043      -5.18    0.28

     CAMBOD         308      4054       3488        441    -87.36      3560       1037       1029       1007     -71.71    0.27

     CANADA         274      1499       1200        576    -52.00      1351       1462       1188        875     -35.23    0.23

     ROMANIA       1312       642        478        465     -2.72      1068        752        571        629     -41.10    0.17

     ECUADOR       1244       689        202        139    -31.19       402        717        687        626      55.72    0.17

     BOLIVIA        555       782        486        259    -46.71       835        675        522        555     -33.53    0.15

     TUNISIA       1694       533        413        379     -8.23       854        416        518        499     -41.57    0.13

     INDIA         1421       620        539        119    -77.92       655        323        239        200     -69.47    0.05

     MONGOLA        741        59         29         68    134.48       708         51         51         98     -86.16    0.03

     PHIL R          73       616        610         23    -96.23       610        608        385         29     -95.25    0.01

     INDNSIA       1560         0          0          1       *        1309          1          1          1     -99.92    0.00


     _WTO        519893    435425     320938     258650    -19.41    493410     402711     382593     373137     -24.38  100.00

     _OECD        52808     50142      32101      29785     -7.21     47639      47901      47794      47826       0.39   12.82

     _EU28        50610     46632      29875      28000     -6.28     45019      44148      44080      44757      -0.58   11.99

     _EU27        50604     46542      29797      27996     -6.04     44940      44130      44063      44741      -0.44   11.99

     _W HEMI       6537      6867       4647       2307    -50.36      6280       5760       4926       4527     -27.91    1.21

     _ASEAN        4398      7005       5372       2023    -62.34      7552       4557       3849       3656     -51.59    0.98

     _SUB-SAHA     3283      1942       1679       1571     -6.43      4027       1825       1731       1834     -54.46    0.49

     _NAFTA         316      1897       1598        587    -63.27      1758       1478       1199        886     -49.60    0.24

     _ANDEAN       1244       689        202        139    -31.19       402        717        687        626      55.72    0.17