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                                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category  40:  WOOL PRODUCTS
                                                    Data in Million $$$

                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    4856.923   4408.088   3350.044   2964.652    -11.50  4585.573   4171.984   4079.735   4022.696     -12.27  100.00

     CHINA P  1776.515   1524.599   1155.637    991.053    -14.24  1620.152   1449.081   1385.718   1360.015     -16.06   33.81

     ITALY     674.627    594.086    451.758    440.818     -2.42   614.835    574.916    583.228    583.147      -5.15   14.50

     INDIA     530.297    504.693    384.140    353.400     -8.00   518.382    488.689    482.547    473.954      -8.57   11.78

     CANADA    186.609    185.070    145.268    138.794     -4.46   191.967    184.205    179.357    178.596      -6.97    4.44

     MEXICO    206.377    196.280    152.008    122.411    -19.47   199.135    176.701    171.867    166.682     -16.30    4.14

     VIETNAM   182.116    173.833    129.280    100.850    -21.99   181.118    159.568    155.100    145.404     -19.72    3.61

     INDNSIA   119.485    112.287     88.107     72.381    -17.85   119.275     94.245     95.138     96.561     -19.04    2.40

     U KING    109.247     94.487     70.354     59.517    -15.40   103.909     83.172     83.445     83.650     -19.50    2.08

     TURKEY     94.561     83.018     62.390     57.381     -8.03    86.257     76.521     78.196     78.009      -9.56    1.94

     FRANCE     58.290     54.320     40.650     36.717     -9.67    54.064     49.597     50.436     50.387      -6.80    1.25

     PAKISTN    65.340     54.126     38.871     32.734    -15.79    54.544     47.731     47.839     47.989     -12.02    1.19

     PERU       51.772     45.361     32.179     33.815      5.09    46.886     46.385     45.482     46.997       0.24    1.17

     IRAN        0.000     51.370     42.235     34.246    -18.92    42.235     48.146     43.415     43.380       2.71    1.08

     PORTUGL    41.194     40.660     29.598     30.991      4.70    41.414     40.775     41.969     42.052       1.54    1.05

     ROMANIA    44.763     41.623     31.463     28.510     -9.39    41.093     39.520     38.985     38.670      -5.90    0.96

     NEPAL      37.310     39.880     29.449     24.620    -16.40    39.874     36.180     34.985     35.052     -12.09    0.87

     PHIL R     39.485     38.711     28.848     25.005    -13.32    39.613     34.276     32.108     34.868     -11.98    0.87

     JORDAN     27.372     30.950     20.260     22.530     11.20    28.968     38.155     35.441     33.219      14.67    0.83

     BULGAR     37.155     29.949     22.313     23.608      5.80    30.781     29.862     30.900     31.243       1.50    0.78

     THAILND    28.055     32.452     26.597     23.528    -11.54    34.472     30.547     29.531     29.383     -14.76    0.73

     DOM REP    52.411     35.583     29.358     20.842    -29.01    38.829     32.903     30.869     27.067     -30.29    0.67

     EGYPT      37.563     31.485     24.153     19.561    -19.01    33.087     27.541     27.967     26.894     -18.72    0.67

     HG KONG    26.868     31.414     23.268     18.720    -19.55    31.429     26.174     27.158     26.866     -14.52    0.67

     IRELAND    25.968     24.068     17.327     19.052      9.96    24.601     26.223     26.103     25.793       4.85    0.64

     GUATMAL    47.229     34.483     28.771     18.939    -34.17    37.532     27.310     25.491     24.651     -34.32    0.61

     GERMANY    19.102     20.025     14.784     15.385      4.06    18.992     21.131     20.846     20.626       8.60    0.51

     SWITZLD    31.548     23.485     17.739     14.240    -19.72    25.006     20.369     20.008     19.986     -20.07    0.50

     BELGIUM    19.944     19.058     14.404     15.043      4.44    19.162     19.053     19.264     19.698       2.80    0.49

     CHILE      14.803     18.578     13.120     14.236      8.51    16.823     19.835     19.448     19.694      17.06    0.49

     SPAIN      17.835     16.145     11.774     11.903      1.10    15.649     16.583     16.626     16.274       4.00    0.40

     NETHLDS    13.960     13.122     10.494     10.651      1.49    13.273     13.111     13.160     13.278       0.04    0.33

     POLAND     13.571     14.136     11.384      9.869    -13.31    13.692     12.550     12.789     12.621      -7.82    0.31

     MOROC      10.741     11.412      6.596      7.800     18.26    10.339     12.338     12.471     12.616      22.03    0.31

     JAPAN      13.500     11.650      9.571      9.742      1.79    12.498     12.522     12.429     11.821      -5.41    0.29

     N ZEAL     13.987     11.519      8.861      8.175     -7.74    12.371     10.880     10.635     10.833     -12.43    0.27

     SRI LKA     9.335     17.541     13.222      4.318    -67.34    15.369     13.551     10.478      8.638     -43.80    0.21

     BNGLDSH    20.649     20.046     16.719      4.606    -72.45    22.065     10.139      9.546      7.933     -64.04    0.20

     LITHUAN    11.872      8.961      7.006      5.509    -21.36     9.274      7.476      7.244      7.465     -19.51    0.19

     KOR REP     7.551      7.140      5.211      4.873     -6.49     7.091      7.085      7.061      6.802      -4.08    0.17

     CROATIA     8.246      6.601      5.084      5.070     -0.27     6.470      6.721      6.630      6.588       1.82    0.16

     REP SAF     6.054      5.097      3.630      4.730     30.28     5.664      5.979      6.051      6.197       9.40    0.15

     HUNGARY     8.444      8.209      6.484      4.413    -31.94     8.417      6.438      6.151      6.138     -27.08    0.15

     SALVADR     4.035      4.710      4.139      4.917     18.79     4.957      5.214      5.272      5.488      10.70    0.14

     BOSNIA      8.344      7.248      6.304      4.164    -33.95     9.008      5.684      5.291      5.108     -43.30    0.13

     DENMARK     3.001      3.173      1.610      2.890     79.51     2.536      4.141      4.343      4.453      75.61    0.11

     CAMBOD      4.312      4.210      3.098      2.957     -4.58     4.461      3.636      4.226      4.068      -8.80    0.10

     UKRAINE     4.739      5.223      4.409      3.021    -31.49     4.877      4.628      4.427      3.835     -21.36    0.10

     COLOMB      7.906      5.830      5.205      3.191    -38.69     6.640      3.960      3.975      3.816     -42.53    0.09

     CHINA T     4.701      3.743      2.844      2.612     -8.15     3.662      3.556      3.336      3.511      -4.13    0.09

     NORWAY      3.320      2.804      1.709      1.833      7.30     2.888      2.885      2.658      2.929       1.44    0.07

     BURMA       0.218      1.456      0.719      1.945    170.63     0.756      2.629      2.702      2.683     254.90    0.07

     AUSTRAL     3.327      3.179      2.299      1.710    -25.61     3.272      2.782      2.646      2.590     -20.84    0.06

     C RICA      2.337      3.242      2.473      1.728    -30.12     2.852      2.961      2.690      2.497     -12.45    0.06

     URUGUAY     3.207      2.342      1.706      1.795      5.22     2.360      2.545      2.509      2.431       2.99    0.06

     CZECH       2.003      2.036      1.466      0.954    -34.91     2.021      1.760      1.556      1.525     -24.56    0.04

     ECUADOR     1.355      1.092      0.783      0.601    -23.22     1.295      0.989      0.933      0.910     -29.71    0.02

     MALAYSA     0.510      0.811      0.637      0.502    -21.17     0.681      0.578      0.538      0.676      -0.72    0.02

     HAITI      17.402      0.772      0.537      0.076    -85.92     5.484      0.439      0.319      0.310     -94.34    0.01


     _WTO     4843.047   4343.455   3296.398   2921.986    -11.36  4527.678   4112.156   4024.946   3969.043     -12.34   98.67

     _OECD    1358.361   1228.297    932.122    891.245     -4.39  1270.309   1182.425   1188.069   1187.420      -6.53   29.52

     _EU28    1129.835   1007.148    760.350    730.599     -3.91  1037.281    967.705    977.314    977.397      -5.77   24.30

     _EU27    1121.589   1000.547    755.266    725.529     -3.94  1030.811    960.984    970.684    970.809      -5.82   24.13

     _W HEMI   599.764    537.797    418.824    365.038    -12.84   559.383    508.170    493.056    484.012     -13.47   12.03

     _NAFTA    392.986    381.349    297.276    261.205    -12.13   391.102    360.906    351.224    345.278     -11.72    8.58

     _ASEAN    374.317    364.018    277.509    227.418    -18.05   380.665    325.723    319.580    313.927     -17.53    7.80

     _CAFTA    106.299     78.949     65.457     47.000    -28.20    84.949     69.199     65.209     60.492     -28.79    1.50

     _SUB-SAH    9.685      8.047      5.892      7.242     22.92     9.206      9.103      9.163      9.397       2.08    0.23

     _ANDEAN     1.355      1.092      0.783      0.601    -23.22     1.295      0.989      0.933      0.910     -29.71    0.02

     _CBI       17.485      0.778      0.543      0.110    -79.75     5.569      0.473      0.353      0.345     -93.81    0.01