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                                          |                                     |                             September 4, 2019
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  7/2019 Data     |
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                                           Category  82:  SILK / VEG. NON-APPAREL PRODUCTS
                                                    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     568.358    648.885    383.051    484.555     26.50   613.736    713.553    731.535    750.390      22.27  100.00

     CHINA P   268.263    322.905    172.289    251.365     45.90   289.068    368.884    385.241    401.981      39.06   53.57

     ISRAEL    140.213    161.328     99.075     85.715    -13.48   160.271    150.116    147.216    147.968      -7.68   19.72

     ITALY      31.603     33.492     30.035     45.024     49.90    31.766     44.067     45.716     48.481      52.62    6.46

     INDIA      41.736     42.806     22.908     26.534     15.83    42.527     45.584     46.127     46.432       9.18    6.19

     PORTUGL    29.988     28.451     23.124     35.010     51.40    31.205     41.207     40.997     40.336      29.26    5.38

     MEXICO      3.626      7.147      3.075      5.538     80.09     4.554      8.920      9.363      9.609     111.02    1.28

     INDNSIA     5.986      6.665      3.311      4.121     24.46     5.927      7.333      7.655      7.475      26.11    1.00

     PHIL R      0.446      1.556      0.435      3.162    626.29     0.634      3.666      3.890      4.283     575.99    0.57

     CHINA T     5.015      4.002      2.344      2.555      9.02     4.823      4.282      4.283      4.214     -12.64    0.56

     GERMANY    12.722      3.565      1.972      2.250     14.09     6.005      3.427      3.600      3.842     -36.01    0.51

     KOR REP     2.808      2.757      1.602      2.667     66.51     2.635      2.858      3.759      3.822      45.06    0.51

     PAKISTN     1.947      2.826      1.496      1.681     12.37     1.910      2.902      3.019      3.011      57.67    0.40

     VIETNAM     3.605      3.899      2.859      1.882    -34.15     4.753      2.789      2.720      2.922     -38.52    0.39

     BELGIUM     2.251      2.717      1.569      1.521     -3.07     2.524      2.785      2.709      2.669       5.73    0.36

     FINLAND     0.063      3.217      3.108      2.389    -23.15     3.154      2.959      3.059      2.497     -20.81    0.33

     GREECE      0.872      1.058      0.953      1.770     85.77     1.127      1.278      1.744      1.875      66.40    0.25

     HG KONG     1.650      2.196      1.614      0.557    -65.45     2.280      1.515      1.271      1.140     -50.02    0.15


     _WTO      567.200    647.783    382.517    484.044     26.54   612.677    712.252    730.277    749.310      22.30   99.86

     _OECD      87.543     84.750     68.625     95.727     39.49    87.892    108.123    111.058    111.852      27.26   14.91

     _EU27      84.526     79.048     64.740     92.153     42.34    83.094    102.517    104.703    106.460      28.12   14.19

     _EU28      84.526     79.048     64.740     92.153     42.34    83.094    102.517    104.703    106.460      28.12   14.19

     _ASEAN     10.728     12.920      7.064      9.845     39.38    12.223     14.647     15.179     15.702      28.47    2.09

     _W HEMI     5.876     10.141      4.672      7.445     59.34     7.174     12.289     12.684     12.914      80.02    1.72

     _NAFTA      4.194      7.811      3.494      6.076     73.89     5.185      9.690     10.127     10.393     100.46    1.39