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                                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category 464:  WOOL BLANKETS
                                             Data in Kg.,  2.40 M2 per Kg.. 

                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      1236697   1578395    1000259    1087837      8.76   1349678    1587405    1611927    1665973      23.43  100.00

     INDIA       827201   1126254     770183     676414    -12.17    990200    1030361    1025993    1032485       4.27   61.97

     CHINA P     153830    218267     102433     207103    102.18    141533     269074     280796     322937     128.17   19.38

     ITALY        33054     24490      12540      33307    165.61     23572      33735      45720      45257      91.99    2.72

     U KING       37976     42145      19751      21704      9.89     41193      37811      39415      44098       7.05    2.65

     PERU         32785     35160      23592      28871     22.38     31899      36788      38190      40439      26.77    2.43


     _WTO       1236697   1578395    1000259    1087837      8.76   1349678    1587405    1611927    1665973      23.43  100.00

     _EU27       136064    135245      72385     108158     49.42    139259     151462     169019     171018      22.81   10.27

     _EU28       136064    135245      72385     108158     49.42    139259     151462     169019     171018      22.81   10.27

     _OECD       110360    120580      67558     103666     53.45    108224     133599     148677     156688      44.78    9.41

     _W HEMI      61748     68944      41299      49270     19.30     60070      74951      75431      76915      28.04    4.62