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                                          |                                     |                             September 4, 2019
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  7/2019 Data     |
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                                           Category 800:  SILK BLENDS OR NON-CTN VEG FIB YRN
                                             Data in Kg.,  8.50 M2 per Kg.. 

                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       639224    438471     253210     277939      9.77    560699     497287     511973     463200     -17.39  100.00

     CHINA P     301776    209484     108373     117574      8.49    271966     254013     245379     218685     -19.59   47.21

     ROMANIA     175707     78446      47886      71652     49.63    127732      97959     115572     102212     -19.98   22.07

     ITALY        35945     33902      23878      17444    -26.95     33906      28347      30091      27468     -18.99    5.93

     HUNGARY      34992     26972      19793      11198    -43.42     37552      25278      26206      18377     -51.06    3.97

     INDIA         3609      3657       2113      11643    451.02      4311      13612      13502      13187     205.89    2.85

     LITHUAN       6129     31668      19478        316    -98.38     25607      12361      12506      12506     -51.16    2.70

     JAPAN        10336      6346       2715       7310    169.24      3378       8664      11035      10941     223.89    2.36

     FRANCE       25666     19577      14114       3409    -75.85     26360       8784       8982       8872     -66.34    1.92


     _WTO        639224    438471     253210     277939      9.77    560699     497287     511973     463200     -17.39  100.00

     _EU27       292102    202791     132894     114937    -13.51    261338     187731     207810     184834     -29.27   39.90

     _EU28       292102    202791     132894     114937    -13.51    261338     187731     207810     184834     -29.27   39.90

     _OECD       122001    100860      68798      55328    -19.58    114895      92945      95251      87390     -23.94   18.87