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                                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category 400:  WOOL YARNS
                                         Data in Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                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     151.718    122.996     95.659     86.246     -9.84   129.454    112.945    112.738    113.583     -12.26  100.00

     PERU       22.199     20.256     14.269     15.763     10.47    20.012     21.541     21.335     21.750       8.68   19.15

     CANADA     17.748     15.547     12.878     10.368    -19.48    16.986     12.735     12.926     13.037     -23.25   11.48

     ITALY      16.529     13.137     10.636      9.991     -6.07    13.470     12.545     12.684     12.492      -7.27   11.00

     CHINA P    23.881     13.449     11.610     10.009    -13.79    15.354     11.265     11.650     11.848     -22.84   10.43

     U KING     12.367     12.406      9.935      6.841    -31.14    13.348      9.654      9.575      9.312     -30.24    8.20

     MEXICO     10.790     11.248      9.300      6.936    -25.42    11.582      9.636      8.958      8.884     -23.29    7.82

     PORTUGL     5.735      5.200      3.587      3.600      0.36     5.334      5.189      5.225      5.212      -2.29    4.59

     ROMANIA     3.731      3.355      2.654      2.705      1.93     3.625      3.074      3.386      3.406      -6.02    3.00

     TURKEY      4.576      3.767      2.682      2.107    -21.41     3.970      3.292      3.304      3.193     -19.57    2.81

     INDIA       6.764      3.478      2.503      1.749    -30.11     3.561      3.139      2.872      2.725     -23.49    2.40

     N ZEAL      2.923      2.466      1.830      1.868      2.11     2.661      2.551      2.393      2.505      -5.89    2.21

     LITHUAN     2.887      2.790      1.899      1.576    -16.99     2.416      2.353      2.394      2.467       2.11    2.17

     REP SAF     4.005      2.132      1.651      1.865     12.96     2.981      2.223      2.156      2.346     -21.33    2.07

     URUGUAY     2.635      1.896      1.327      1.600     20.57     1.924      2.124      2.145      2.169      12.72    1.91

     GERMANY     2.706      1.598      1.139      1.484     30.30     1.499      1.865      1.877      1.943      29.63    1.71

     BULGAR      1.515      1.225      0.812      1.398     72.09     1.185      1.659      1.812      1.811      52.85    1.59

     POLAND      3.138      2.285      1.964      1.439    -26.70     2.743      1.544      1.655      1.761     -35.80    1.55

     JAPAN       1.319      1.355      1.079      0.914    -15.25     1.391      1.314      1.296      1.190     -14.43    1.05

     DENMARK     0.175      0.236      0.148      0.954    543.76     0.231      0.960      1.026      1.042     351.87    0.92

     AUSTRAL     0.807      0.969      0.525      0.500     -4.63     0.909      1.036      0.949      0.945       3.93    0.83

     CZECH       0.855      1.193      0.728      0.467    -35.90     1.141      1.098      0.931      0.931     -18.37    0.82

     THAILND     0.287      0.451      0.446      0.314    -29.69     0.451      0.174      0.318      0.318     -29.43    0.28

     MALAYSA     0.205      0.343      0.343      0.211    -38.44     0.343      0.112      0.112      0.211     -38.44    0.19


     _WTO      151.715    122.993     95.656     86.233     -9.85   129.452    112.933    112.726    113.571     -12.27   99.99

     _OECD      70.185     59.924     46.879     40.463    -13.69    63.558     53.550     53.593     53.509     -15.81   47.11

     _W HEMI    53.857     49.504     38.230     34.941     -8.60    51.016     46.399     45.671     46.214      -9.41   40.69

     _EU27      51.658     44.275     34.119     31.058     -8.97    45.903     40.710     41.320     41.214     -10.22   36.28

     _EU28      51.658     44.275     34.119     31.058     -8.97    45.903     40.710     41.320     41.214     -10.22   36.28

     _NAFTA     28.539     26.795     22.178     17.305    -21.97    28.568     22.372     21.885     21.922     -23.27   19.30

     _SUB-SAH    4.025      2.159      1.677      1.960     16.87     3.008      2.319      2.252      2.442     -18.82    2.15

     _ASEAN      0.492      0.823      0.818      0.525    -35.87     0.823      0.286      0.430      0.530     -35.69    0.47