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                                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category 446:  W/G 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      1641461   1401112     970730     817733    -15.76   1548941    1332461    1275926    1248115     -19.42  100.00

     CHINA P    1492494   1220655     835247     692599    -17.08   1376733    1162260    1099697    1078007     -21.70   86.37

     ITALY        55327     59553      47855      43598     -8.90     58938      55100      57650      55296      -6.18    4.43

     HG KONG       9409     23509      19831      19760     -0.36     22337      26848      28411      23438       4.93    1.88

     PERU         13748     18373      13700      13052     -4.73     18308      18178      15732      17725      -3.18    1.42

     CAMBOD        8590      9069       7664       9705     26.63      9857       6759       9596      11110      12.71    0.89

     IRELAND      12695     10000       8453       7739     -8.45     11135      10518      10397       9286     -16.61    0.74

     INDNSIA       6065     12573       6468       2346    -63.73      8261       8382       8249       8451       2.30    0.68

     BNGLDSH       4022      4238        159       4094   2474.84      3192       4312       6838       8173     156.05    0.65

     ECUADOR       7030      7410       5037       3135    -37.76      7048       5639       5326       5508     -21.85    0.44

     U KING        6518      4132       2937       3252     10.73      4894       4340       4264       4447      -9.13    0.36

     TURKEY        2234      3791       2434       1111    -54.35      2750       2968       3048       2468     -10.25    0.20

     JORDAN           0       403        403       2078    415.63       403        191       1559       2078     415.63    0.17

     FRANCE        1566      2064       1293       1040    -19.57      1643       1910       1913       1811      10.23    0.15

     ROMANIA       2859      1596       1033       1209     17.04      1390       1561       1719       1772      27.48    0.14

     VIETNAM       2049      5662       4672        756    -83.82      4778       4806       4817       1746     -63.46    0.14

     MEXICO        1271       718        534       1061     98.69       958        788       1156       1245      29.96    0.10

     BURMA            0      1092       1091       1167      6.97      1091       2258       1272       1168       7.06    0.09

     THAILND        791       672        624       1107     77.40       842       1176       1047       1155      37.17    0.09

     MONGOLA        805       878        403        678     68.24       481       1054        900       1153     139.71    0.09

     NORWAY        1705      1038        546        516     -5.49      1204       1049        876       1008     -16.28    0.08

     NEPAL         1398      1566       1169        594    -49.19      1578       1156       1048        991     -37.20    0.08

     BOLIVIA        757       636        413        733     77.48       727       1077       1060        956      31.50    0.08

     JAPAN          639       734        661        848     28.29       806       1065       1091        921      14.27    0.07

     SPAIN          520       670        363        610     68.04       448        740        807        917     104.69    0.07

     SALVADR        185      1009       1009        579    -42.62      1087        560        202        579     -46.73    0.05

     CHINA T       1377      1237       1220        412    -66.23      1247       1514       1494        429     -65.60    0.03

     INDIA         2293       921        855        178    -79.18      1011        664        181        244     -75.87    0.02

     PHIL R         196       844        829          5    -99.40       850        452        154         20     -97.65    0.00


     _WTO       1641409   1400922     970723     817727    -15.76   1548925    1332269    1275733    1247926     -19.43   99.98

     _OECD        83524     84094      65851      60117     -8.71     83765      78993      81680      78360      -6.45    6.28

     _EU28        82176     80673      63744      59187     -7.15     80816      76384      79361      76116      -5.82    6.10

     _EU27        82170     80463      63734      59187     -7.13     80805      76183      79161      75916      -6.05    6.08

     _W HEMI      23609     28499      20908      18689    -10.61     28514      26542      23757      26280      -7.83    2.11

     _ASEAN       17704     29939      21352      15086    -29.35     25683      23860      25158      23673      -7.83    1.90

     _ANDEAN       7030      7410       5037       3135    -37.76      7048       5639       5326       5508     -21.85    0.44

     _NAFTA        1480       872        595       1136     90.92      1098        958       1310       1413      28.69    0.11

     _SUB-SAHA      773      1254        869        652    -24.97      1015       1026       1001       1037       2.17    0.08

     _CAFTA         421      1019       1009        579    -42.62      1130        570        212        589     -47.88    0.05