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                                          |                                     |                             September 4, 2019
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  7/2019 Data     |
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                                           Category  81:  SILK AND VEG. APPAREL
                                                    Data in Million SME

                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     308.319    321.192    209.682    259.930     23.96   307.237    365.197    365.152    371.439      20.90  100.00

     CHINA P   199.205    210.034    126.132    144.413     14.49   196.651    227.562    225.409    228.315      16.10   61.47

     VIETNAM    29.877     31.282     23.107     36.801     59.26    29.681     42.524     43.474     44.976      51.53   12.11

     BNGLDSH    19.378     12.924      9.611     17.866     85.89    14.302     19.876     20.307     21.178      48.08    5.70

     INDNSIA    14.085     18.687     16.880     17.237      2.12    18.672     18.885     19.173     19.045       2.00    5.13

     INDIA       9.020     10.737      8.429     11.780     39.75    10.278     14.045     13.808     14.088      37.07    3.79

     ITALY       5.131      6.361      4.467      4.737      6.06     5.773      6.673      6.596      6.632      14.88    1.79

     MEXICO      7.231      5.567      3.261      3.055     -6.31     5.720      5.341      5.356      5.361      -6.27    1.44

     SRI LKA     2.356      2.761      2.196      3.379     53.88     2.534      3.716      3.737      3.945      55.69    1.06

     CAMBOD      2.944      2.264      2.070      3.218     55.46     3.188      2.687      3.119      3.412       7.04    0.92

     PHIL R      2.290      1.701      1.537      2.605     69.49     1.885      2.574      2.818      2.769      46.89    0.75

     GUATMAL     0.979      2.920      1.832      1.672     -8.73     2.102      2.606      2.801      2.760      31.32    0.74

     THAILND     0.946      1.679      0.787      1.314     67.05     1.043      2.188      2.189      2.207     111.54    0.59

     HG KONG     1.601      1.976      1.314      0.778    -40.80     1.804      1.843      1.577      1.440     -20.18    0.39

     CHINA T     2.221      1.167      0.686      0.697      1.63     1.773      1.168      1.132      1.178     -33.55    0.32


     _WTO      308.229    321.063    209.612    259.788     23.94   307.122    365.012    364.963    371.239      20.88   99.95

     _ASEAN     50.482     55.914     44.600     61.578     38.07    54.851     69.334     71.265     72.893      32.89   19.62

     _OECD      10.122     10.857      7.470      9.472     26.80    10.772     12.632     12.610     12.859      19.37    3.46

     _W HEMI    10.981     10.733      6.457      7.064      9.39    10.644     10.948     11.281     11.339       6.53    3.05

     _EU28       7.784      9.064      6.288      7.487     19.07     8.583     10.146     10.128     10.263      19.57    2.76

     _EU27       7.773      9.035      6.267      7.458     18.99     8.556     10.115     10.093     10.225      19.51    2.75

     _NAFTA      7.610      5.823      3.394      3.415      0.62     6.078      5.824      5.834      5.844      -3.85    1.57

     _CAFTA      1.752      3.694      2.359      1.987    -15.76     2.893      3.252      3.438      3.322      14.82    0.89