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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 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       6.678      5.048      2.895      3.343     15.48     6.046      5.582      5.770      5.496      -9.10  100.00

     CHINA P     1.905      1.405      0.760      0.692     -8.96     1.763      1.489      1.414      1.337     -24.19   24.33

     ROMANIA     1.833      0.794      0.428      0.555     29.45     1.373      0.947      1.012      0.920     -32.98   16.74

     ITALY       0.705      0.760      0.491      0.384    -21.85     0.678      0.646      0.686      0.653      -3.67   11.88

     JAPAN       0.257      0.291      0.147      0.263     78.51     0.221      0.355      0.413      0.407      84.29    7.40

     HUNGARY     0.511      0.376      0.269      0.180    -33.08     0.507      0.377      0.367      0.287     -43.33    5.23

     INDIA       0.174      0.160      0.082      0.183    122.15     0.190      0.258      0.263      0.260      37.41    4.74

     FRANCE      0.312      0.264      0.189      0.113    -40.18     0.356      0.192      0.188      0.188     -47.20    3.42

     LITHUAN     0.018      0.108      0.073      0.006    -91.53     0.092      0.038      0.041      0.041     -54.84    0.75


     _WTO        6.678      5.048      2.895      3.343     15.48     6.046      5.582      5.770      5.496      -9.10  100.00

     _EU27       3.781      2.746      1.745      1.571     -9.98     3.412      2.701      2.780      2.571     -24.64   46.79

     _EU28       3.781      2.746      1.745      1.571     -9.98     3.412      2.701      2.780      2.571     -24.64   46.79

     _OECD       2.071      2.016      1.304      1.139    -12.65     2.066      1.926      1.937      1.851     -10.42   33.68