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                                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category 465:  WOOL FLOOR COVERINGS
                                         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     763.389    788.521    597.153    538.602     -9.81   794.140    747.738    736.884    729.971      -8.08  100.00

     INDIA     409.792    408.824    311.267    279.224    -10.29   415.474    388.693    382.829    376.781      -9.31   51.62

     CHINA P    89.648     76.532     58.101     54.390     -6.39    80.017     72.186     72.107     72.820      -8.99    9.98

     PAKISTN    64.575     53.081     38.069     31.854    -16.33    53.558     46.682     46.834     46.866     -12.50    6.42

     IRAN        0.000     51.370     42.235     34.245    -18.92    42.235     48.145     43.414     43.380       2.71    5.94

     NEPAL      27.517     32.115     23.776     19.472    -18.10    31.494     28.891     28.000     27.811     -11.70    3.81

     TURKEY     30.711     26.324     20.030     17.437    -12.95    29.698     24.812     24.112     23.731     -20.09    3.25

     IRELAND    11.295     11.597      7.751     10.672     37.69    10.544     13.814     14.267     14.518      37.70    1.99

     U KING     16.169     13.688     10.013      9.783     -2.30    15.699     11.946     13.159     13.457     -14.28    1.84

     THAILND     9.594     12.319     10.022      7.912    -21.05    12.614     11.520     10.650     10.209     -19.06    1.40

     BELGIUM     9.666      9.243      6.161      7.055     14.51     8.737      9.804      9.611     10.136      16.01    1.39

     PORTUGL     9.196      9.186      7.330      7.493      2.22    10.308      8.819      9.519      9.348      -9.31    1.28

     SPAIN       9.499      9.249      6.990      6.673     -4.53     9.030      9.441      9.307      8.933      -1.08    1.22

     NETHLDS     9.501      8.181      6.773      7.251      7.06     8.592      8.605      8.555      8.659       0.78    1.19

     N ZEAL      7.483      6.680      4.960      5.379      8.44     6.782      7.022      7.007      7.099       4.67    0.97

     HG KONG    11.626     11.777      7.364      2.657    -63.92    11.937      7.660      7.292      7.069     -40.78    0.97

     EGYPT       5.326      5.462      3.456      3.404     -1.52     4.969      4.964      5.086      5.409       8.86    0.74

     GERMANY     2.786      3.927      2.948      3.643     23.56     3.376      4.516      4.631      4.622      36.91    0.63

     MOROC       3.496      3.441      2.368      3.097     30.80     3.133      4.007      4.229      4.170      33.12    0.57

     ITALY       4.050      4.348      3.441      3.133     -8.94     4.455      3.893      4.007      4.040      -9.32    0.55

     REP SAF     0.942      1.540      0.977      1.912     95.61     1.360      2.333      2.547      2.475      81.91    0.34

     DENMARK     1.532      1.654      0.400      1.153    188.40     0.882      2.254      2.354      2.407     173.04    0.33

     POLAND      1.686      2.942      2.547      1.300    -48.95     2.646      2.370      2.522      1.695     -35.93    0.23

     S ARAB      0.006      0.028      0.018      0.643   3418.70     0.018      0.581      0.653      0.653    3471.46    0.09


     _WTO      758.989    732.144    550.510    500.904     -9.01   746.287    694.835    688.652    682.538      -8.54   93.50

     _OECD     131.245    122.277     91.727     91.045     -0.74   127.124    120.581    121.724    121.595      -4.35   16.66

     _EU27      83.718     82.032     60.855     63.766      4.78    82.992     82.848     84.818     84.943       2.35   11.64

     _EU28      83.718     82.032     60.855     63.766      4.78    82.992     82.848     84.818     84.943       2.35   11.64

     _ASEAN     10.848     12.634     10.301      8.017    -22.17    13.104     11.664     10.785     10.350     -21.02    1.42

     _W HEMI     4.783      4.263      3.027      2.760     -8.84     4.151      4.155      4.150      3.996      -3.74    0.55

     _SUB-SAH    1.002      1.638      1.030      2.077    101.60     1.432      2.563      2.768      2.684      87.47    0.37