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                                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category 432:  WOOL HOSIERY
                                         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      34.055     36.089     29.099     29.436      1.16    38.139     37.195     37.073     36.426      -4.49  100.00

     CHINA P    14.130     20.805     18.498     19.811      7.10    21.776     22.592     22.651     22.117       1.57   60.72

     ITALY       4.488      2.769      2.041      2.267     11.09     2.954      3.001      3.028      2.995       1.42    8.22

     KOR REP     2.870      2.683      1.812      1.525    -15.85     2.718      2.721      2.719      2.395     -11.86    6.58

     PERU        2.252      1.887      1.130      1.215      7.56     1.926      1.909      1.830      1.973       2.40    5.42

     MEXICO      3.030      1.926      1.254      0.498    -60.31     2.115      1.435      1.272      1.170     -44.68    3.21

     U KING      1.752      1.370      1.022      0.821    -19.65     1.566      1.083      1.143      1.170     -25.33    3.21


     _WTO       34.049     36.074     29.087     29.431      1.18    38.125     37.186     37.065     36.418      -4.48   99.98

     _OECD      11.096      8.387      6.009      5.336    -11.20     8.949      8.114      8.153      7.714     -13.80   21.18

     _EU27       7.290      4.890      3.575      3.584      0.24     5.230      4.819      4.897      4.899      -6.32   13.45

     _EU28       7.290      4.890      3.575      3.584      0.24     5.230      4.819      4.897      4.899      -6.32   13.45

     _W HEMI     5.819      4.226      2.651      2.005    -24.35     4.548      3.855      3.645      3.581     -21.27    9.83

     _NAFTA      3.558      2.282      1.466      0.668    -54.47     2.566      1.801      1.639      1.483     -42.20    4.07