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                                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category 442:  WOOL SKIRTS
                                         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      43.055     37.606     28.966     22.763    -21.41    38.477     34.955     33.312     31.403     -18.38  100.00

     CHINA P    14.911     10.499      7.986      5.877    -26.41    10.641      9.873      8.835      8.391     -21.15   26.72

     ITALY       7.507      7.098      6.091      4.881    -19.87     7.546      6.195      5.858      5.887     -21.98   18.75

     PHIL R      2.345      3.377      2.447      3.502     43.12     3.232      3.793      4.002      4.432      37.14   14.11

     VIETNAM     2.348      1.587      1.069      1.186     10.99     1.700      1.609      1.680      1.705       0.28    5.43

     INDNSIA     1.162      2.820      1.784      0.107    -94.03     2.505      2.121      2.159      1.143     -54.38    3.64

     SRI LKA     1.680      1.371      1.242      0.201    -83.85     1.818      0.862      0.595      0.330     -81.85    1.05


     _WTO       43.018     37.579     28.939     22.750    -21.39    38.448     34.944     33.298     31.389     -18.36   99.96

     _EU28      13.771     12.163     10.263      8.639    -15.82    12.605     11.077     10.581     10.539     -16.39   33.56

     _EU27      13.660     12.130     10.231      8.599    -15.96    12.568     11.038     10.535     10.498     -16.47   33.43

     _OECD      12.833     11.808      9.766      8.345    -14.55    11.971     10.872     10.403     10.387     -13.23   33.08

     _ASEAN      6.364      8.036      5.536      4.935    -10.84     7.814      7.752      8.047      7.436      -4.84   23.68

     _W HEMI     2.588      2.095      1.648      1.149    -30.31     2.227      1.816      1.723      1.595     -28.37    5.08