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                                          |                                     |                             September 4, 2019
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  7/2019 Data     |
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                                           Category 899:  OTH SILK / VEG BLEND MANUFACTURES
                                         Data in Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  7/2019
   Country      2017       2018       7/2018     7/2019  % Change    7/2018     5/2019     6/2019     7/2019   % Change % Share


     WORLD     308.758    353.261    209.867    225.960      7.67   335.929    366.287    363.286    369.354       9.95  100.00

     CHINA P   127.545    147.699     83.058     95.193     14.61   135.389    154.971    154.233    159.834      18.05   43.27

     ISRAEL     71.993     82.758     50.536     41.313    -18.25    82.325     75.809     73.867     73.534     -10.68   19.91

     INDIA      43.306     47.589     25.742     25.703     -0.15    46.291     47.945     47.160     47.550       2.72   12.87

     ITALY      17.366     19.469     15.638     21.211     35.64    18.243     22.921     23.353     25.043      37.27    6.78

     PORTUGL    12.447     16.651     11.858     18.645     57.24    15.703     23.613     23.794     23.439      49.26    6.35

     CHINA T     4.362      3.730      2.142      2.424     13.17     4.146      3.988      4.061      4.012      -3.23    1.09

     MEXICO      2.406      3.021      1.682      2.356     40.03     2.625      3.582      3.547      3.694      40.71    1.00

     GERMANY     8.651      2.607      1.379      1.541     11.76     4.343      2.615      2.652      2.769     -36.23    0.75

     U KING      1.489      3.146      1.956      1.244    -36.39     2.656      3.118      2.455      2.434      -8.34    0.66

     BELGIUM     1.684      2.517      1.371      1.279     -6.70     2.132      2.556      2.489      2.425      13.73    0.66

     PAKISTN     0.805      1.715      0.975      1.354     38.82     1.226      2.126      2.172      2.094      70.84    0.57

     TURKEY      1.145      1.477      0.753      1.046     39.01     1.266      1.620      1.666      1.770      39.80    0.48

     FINLAND     0.049      1.282      1.216      1.618     33.02     1.249      1.840      1.891      1.684      34.84    0.46

     KOR REP     1.009      1.095      0.640      0.976     52.54     0.940      1.093      1.466      1.431      52.18    0.39

     VIETNAM     0.828      0.929      0.503      0.544      8.27     0.927      0.852      0.874      0.970       4.65    0.26

     BRAZIL      0.392      0.509      0.269      0.503     87.33     0.351      0.743      0.744      0.744     111.78    0.20

     GREECE      0.382      0.649      0.596      0.650      9.03     0.693      0.757      0.774      0.703       1.37    0.19

     PHIL R      0.352      0.432      0.215      0.474    120.69     0.341      0.630      0.654      0.691     103.00    0.19

     HG KONG     0.631      0.438      0.271      0.242    -10.73     0.548      0.410      0.423      0.409     -25.33    0.11

     INDNSIA     0.541      0.517      0.423      0.157    -62.93     0.637      0.253      0.274      0.251     -60.55    0.07

     AUSTRAL     0.581      0.982      0.843      0.069    -91.80     1.091      0.898      0.882      0.208     -80.92    0.06


     _WTO      308.698    353.190    209.829    225.816      7.62   335.856    366.101    363.097    369.177       9.92   99.95

     _OECD      51.614     58.088     40.653     52.463     29.05    55.693     69.159     69.460     69.898      25.51   18.92

     _EU27      46.493     51.957     36.948     48.805     32.09    49.997     62.902     62.844     63.814      27.63   17.28

     _EU28      46.493     51.957     36.948     48.805     32.09    49.997     62.902     62.844     63.814      27.63   17.28

     _W HEMI     5.955      7.125      3.869      4.916     27.07     6.246      8.133      8.036      8.172      30.83    2.21

     _NAFTA      5.308      6.193      3.484      4.110     17.95     5.647      6.795      6.687      6.818      20.75    1.85

     _ASEAN      1.860      2.419      1.486      1.367     -8.02     2.345      2.146      2.203      2.300      -1.92    0.62