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                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category 465:  WOOL FLOOR COVERINGS
                                             Data in M2.,  1.00 M2 per M2.. 

                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     25402696  25563850   19232180   18450232     -4.07  25723451   24981800   24950199   24781902      -3.66  100.00

     INDIA     16343068  16500940   12540813   11894365     -5.15  16665619   16115782   16013986   15854492      -4.87   63.98

     CHINA P    3231293   2723515    2066801    2004636     -3.01   2888244    2627084    2634787    2661350      -7.86   10.74

     PAKISTN     706298    771670     524577     444814    -15.21    689408     688824     690134     691907       0.36    2.79

     IRAN             0    551814     411383     399404     -2.91    411383     596365     553625     539835      31.22    2.18

     NETHLDS     535449    448878     368959     423569     14.80    452751     492366     498654     503488      11.21    2.03

     BELGIUM     434056    422021     292253     348824     19.36    406497     466720     456535     478592      17.74    1.93

     PORTUGL     436894    406566     314312     331775      5.56    464244     391521     431835     424029      -8.66    1.71

     IRELAND     303996    311887     198513     291005     46.59    266250     383886     398157     404379      51.88    1.63

     N ZEAL      413002    353858     274855     302572     10.08    385464     373598     380861     381575      -1.01    1.54

     U KING      462194    449429     345750     265873    -23.10    507520     346543     367470     369552     -27.18    1.49

     TURKEY      427084    364308     295652     295568     -0.03    400661     365163     356270     364224      -9.09    1.47

     THAILND     256387    312474     256064     248856     -2.81    316445     308036     323772     305266      -3.53    1.23

     SPAIN       257181    272952     192710     179546     -6.83    247780     275087     271494     259788       4.85    1.05

     EGYPT       174889    203586     128059     128252      0.15    182359     180335     184522     203779      11.75    0.82

     HG KONG     270430    268301     139208      47802    -65.66    264937     175397     173474     176895     -33.23    0.71

     NEPAL       167791    178507     133984     106955    -20.17    179451     156665     152611     151478     -15.59    0.61

     GERMANY      81427     97386      57912      63812     10.19     76460      96934     104041     103286      35.09    0.42

     DENMARK      90390     71094      19428      49656    155.59     40781      96361      99991     101322     148.45    0.41

     S ARAB         122       461        369     100506  27137.40       369      87385     100598     100598   27162.33    0.41

     REP SAF      24154     52401      31272      74129    137.05     43215      91304      97607      95258     120.43    0.38

     ITALY       102810     89408      67190      62788     -6.55    110681      78375      82670      85006     -23.20    0.34

     POLAND       61180    123188     104247      56278    -46.01    107496     107209     113235      75219     -30.03    0.30

     MOROC        43188    105761      92843      41441    -55.36     99971      55639      60672      54359     -45.63    0.22


     _WTO      25348175  24962739   18781674   18027220     -4.02  25258094   24346696   24357243   24208285      -4.16   97.69

     _OECD      4023040   3720059    2763359    2838949      2.74   3795310    3726093    3809670    3795649       0.01   15.32

     _EU27      2962507   2831868    2067027    2151678      4.10   2839428    2850784    2936230    2916519       2.72   11.77

     _EU28      2962507   2831868    2067027    2151678      4.10   2839428    2850784    2936230    2916519       2.72   11.77

     _ASEAN      270582    329194     272522     250270     -8.17    338261     309674     325348     306942      -9.26    1.24

     _SUB-SAHA    24698     52998      31455      75064    138.64     43552      92714      98991      96607     121.82    0.39

     _W HEMI      93401    107544      68299      54582    -20.08     87937      93517      94581      93827       6.70    0.38