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                                          |                                     |                             September 4, 2019
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  7/2019 Data     |
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                                           Category  80:  SILK AND VEG. PRODUCTS
                                                    Data in Million $$$

                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    1708.764   1796.081   1209.690   1388.520     14.78  1745.427   1949.948   1953.581   1974.911      13.15  100.00

     CHINA P   870.215    881.214    564.110    605.028      7.25   850.100    917.699    913.790    922.132       8.47   46.69

     VIETNAM   120.187    119.684     98.160    135.462     38.00   118.494    150.967    153.850    156.986      32.48    7.95

     INDIA     128.986    137.591     93.694    109.758     17.15   134.131    152.599    151.872    153.655      14.56    7.78

     ITALY     102.002    123.310     81.914     93.037     13.58   116.523    130.983    131.651    134.433      15.37    6.81

     INDNSIA    61.755     77.517     67.951     82.524     21.45    76.127     90.293     92.162     92.090      20.97    4.66

     ISRAEL     74.658     85.509     51.927     43.023    -17.15    84.915     78.489     76.714     76.605      -9.79    3.88

     BNGLDSH    58.055     41.405     33.417     64.102     91.82    42.670     69.113     70.387     72.090      68.95    3.65

     MEXICO     27.386     34.776     20.024     20.422      1.99    31.061     34.626     34.604     35.174      13.24    1.78

     PORTUGL    19.603     24.312     17.937     25.066     39.74    23.803     31.445     31.721     31.441      32.09    1.59

     SRI LKA    18.821     22.270     17.279     24.949     44.39    20.048     28.416     28.794     29.941      49.35    1.52

     BELGIUM    22.884     25.550     15.365     16.023      4.29    25.010     26.541     26.116     26.208       4.79    1.33

     PHIL R     19.023     14.050     12.063     24.216    100.74    14.133     22.891     23.840     26.203      85.40    1.33

     FRANCE     15.385     20.213     12.329     11.155     -9.53    19.491     19.499     18.924     19.038      -2.32    0.96

     U KING     13.625     16.207      9.446      9.154     -3.09    15.088     16.550     15.766     15.916       5.48    0.81

     TURKEY     10.053     14.870     10.481     10.396     -0.81    14.117     14.240     14.521     14.784       4.73    0.75

     THAILND    10.163     12.240      8.929     10.554     18.20    11.646     13.350     13.796     13.866      19.06    0.70

     CAMBOD      9.132      7.337      6.607     12.191     84.51     9.125     10.692     12.165     12.921      41.61    0.65

     KOR REP     8.228     10.498      5.018      7.360     46.69     8.313     12.013     12.603     12.841      54.46    0.65

     CHINA T    11.508      9.160      5.342      5.536      3.63    10.676      9.442      9.506      9.354     -12.38    0.47

     GERMANY    11.580      6.124      3.320      3.334      0.43     7.536      5.824      5.908      6.139     -18.54    0.31

     HG KONG     9.948      7.583      5.131      3.316    -35.37     8.116      6.644      6.219      5.768     -28.93    0.29

     PAKISTN     4.271      4.689      2.732      2.903      6.27     4.550      4.936      4.860      4.860       6.83    0.25

     COLOMB      3.215      3.939      2.281      2.694     18.14     3.792      4.302      4.262      4.353      14.81    0.22

     GUATMAL     1.762      4.133      3.032      1.966    -35.17     3.461      2.795      3.083      3.067     -11.38    0.16

     FINLAND     0.087      1.312      1.238      1.646     32.89     1.277      1.877      1.931      1.719      34.64    0.09

     GREECE      0.583      1.039      0.779      0.974     25.04     0.960      1.203      1.268      1.234      28.54    0.06


     _WTO     1704.520   1791.578   1207.437   1385.354     14.74  1741.110   1944.349   1947.877   1969.495      13.12   99.73

     _ASEAN    221.562    232.232    194.613    268.388     37.91   230.928    291.720    299.305    306.007      32.51   15.49

     _OECD     231.277    273.495    177.291    195.762     10.42   262.691    289.469    289.824    291.965      11.14   14.78

     _EU28     214.855    252.125    164.330    182.153     10.85   243.800    267.396    267.351    269.947      10.72   13.67

     _EU27     214.599    251.566    163.984    181.738     10.83   243.352    266.803    266.736    269.320      10.67   13.64

     _W HEMI    52.177     65.966     40.324     37.903     -6.00    62.346     63.872     63.751     63.545       1.92    3.22

     _NAFTA     34.818     41.951     24.578     25.241      2.70    38.268     42.349     42.232     42.614      11.36    2.16

     _CAFTA      6.266     13.358      9.688      5.398    -44.29    11.920      9.921      9.598      9.068     -23.93    0.46