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                                          |                                     |                                   May 5, 2020
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  3/2020 Data     |
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                                           Category  82:  SILK / VEG. NON-APPAREL PRODUCTS
                                                    Data in Million $$$

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  3/2020
   Country      2018       2019       3/2019     3/2020  % Change    3/2019     1/2020     2/2020     3/2020   % Change % Share


     WORLD     710.781    707.982    178.252    162.870     -8.63   713.313    704.630    700.196    692.600      -2.90  100.00

     CHINA P   340.981    308.634     75.345     53.282    -29.28   334.211    303.773    294.214    286.571     -14.25   41.38

     INDIA      71.349     73.404     17.913     19.875     10.95    72.536     73.165     74.387     75.366       3.90   10.88

     ISRAEL     83.078     69.934     18.095     22.165     22.49    78.309     69.815     72.591     74.004      -5.50   10.68

     ITALY      47.269     55.067     18.063     17.248     -4.51    50.311     54.770     54.846     54.253       7.84    7.83

     PORTUGL    16.872     27.346      9.998      9.442     -5.56    21.142     27.088     26.828     26.790      26.72    3.87

     BELGIUM    24.658     25.828      6.541      6.317     -3.41    25.901     26.107     25.743     25.605      -1.14    3.70

     MEXICO     16.950     19.058      4.303      3.142    -26.98    17.973     19.155     18.840     17.897      -0.42    2.58

     KOR REP     8.505     12.889      1.776      4.814    170.97     9.357     13.819     15.192     15.926      70.20    2.30

     U KING     11.385     11.784      2.228      2.518     13.01    11.388     11.899     12.103     12.074       6.03    1.74

     VIETNAM     5.256      9.025      1.897      1.442    -23.95     5.369      9.094      8.853      8.571      59.62    1.24

     TURKEY      5.174      5.961      1.281      1.693     32.15     5.256      6.041      6.325      6.373      21.25    0.92

     CHINA T     4.917      5.844      1.431      1.323     -7.59     5.063      5.916      5.863      5.735      13.26    0.83

     PHIL R      0.723      6.166      1.696      0.527    -68.94     2.317      6.023      5.816      4.997     115.68    0.72

     GERMANY     4.884      4.274      0.918      0.642    -30.11     4.512      4.221      4.094      3.997     -11.40    0.58

     INDNSIA     1.654      2.995      1.016      0.903    -11.11     2.343      3.096      3.272      2.882      23.01    0.42

     PAKISTN     2.035      2.916      0.874      0.640    -26.83     2.538      3.086      3.253      2.681       5.62    0.39

     FINLAND     1.299      2.996      1.459      0.826    -43.37     2.356      3.095      2.657      2.363       0.29    0.34

     HG KONG     2.783      1.269      0.465      0.430     -7.38     2.222      1.252      1.171      1.235     -44.43    0.18

     GREECE      0.689      0.782      0.017      0.091    426.49     0.690      0.785      0.782      0.855      23.89    0.12


     _WTO      708.022    704.505    177.726    161.566     -9.09   710.244    700.757    696.189    688.345      -3.08   99.39

     _OECD     150.182    176.304     48.441     49.282      1.74   159.391    176.930    177.375    177.146      11.14   25.58

     _EU28     133.450    152.608     44.668     42.578     -4.68   141.753    152.481    151.447    150.518       6.18   21.73

     _EU27     133.447    152.608     44.668     42.576     -4.68   141.749    152.480    151.445    150.516       6.18   21.73

     _W HEMI    31.454     32.600      7.089      5.259    -25.81    31.886     32.518     31.962     30.770      -3.50    4.44

     _ASEAN     13.786     28.563      6.672      6.572     -1.51    16.783     29.108     29.517     28.462      69.59    4.11

     _NAFTA     20.380     25.558      5.238      3.777    -27.90    21.500     25.590     25.180     24.097      12.08    3.48