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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 $$$

                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     616.201    711.329    415.081    423.758      2.09   683.836    721.167    716.009    720.007       5.29  100.00

     CHINA P   301.043    341.279    190.833    186.299     -2.38   324.442    339.076    335.955    336.744       3.79   46.77

     ISRAEL     72.143     83.025     50.623     41.394    -18.23    82.540     76.079     74.134     73.796     -10.59   10.25

     INDIA      67.729     71.386     39.229     39.487      0.66    70.553     72.174     71.350     71.644       1.55    9.95

     ITALY      41.781     47.299     32.504     37.663     15.87    45.271     50.610     50.724     52.458      15.88    7.29

     BELGIUM    22.170     24.661     14.887     15.503      4.14    24.275     25.633     25.203     25.278       4.13    3.51

     PORTUGL    12.705     16.872     11.960     18.766     56.91    15.930     23.841     24.010     23.678      48.63    3.29

     MEXICO      6.662     16.958      9.385      9.975      6.28    13.043     17.643     17.258     17.548      34.54    2.44

     KOR REP     5.686      8.505      3.848      5.759     49.66     6.258      9.705     10.271     10.417      66.45    1.45

     PHIL R      0.632      0.723      0.297      8.807   2868.88     0.488      5.579      6.496      9.233    1792.02    1.28

     VIETNAM     4.316      5.256      3.389      4.873     43.81     5.741      6.431      6.775      6.741      17.41    0.94

     CHINA T     5.475      5.109      2.884      3.446     19.51     5.533      5.609      5.693      5.671       2.50    0.79

     GERMANY    10.681      4.884      2.683      2.767      3.15     6.555      4.710      4.785      4.968     -24.20    0.69

     INDNSIA     1.384      1.654      1.101      2.031     84.51     1.716      2.234      2.463      2.585      50.61    0.36

     PAKISTN     1.544      1.999      1.167      1.652     41.59     1.731      2.525      2.574      2.485      43.53    0.35

     FINLAND     0.069      1.299      1.230      1.627     32.22     1.267      1.850      1.903      1.695      33.77    0.24

     HG KONG     3.714      2.804      2.102      0.922    -56.14     3.739      2.002      1.838      1.624     -56.57    0.23

     GREECE      0.390      0.689      0.632      0.669      5.74     0.730      0.804      0.800      0.725      -0.69    0.10


     _WTO      613.337    708.570    413.937    422.016      1.95   681.172    717.754    712.509    716.649       5.21   99.53

     _OECD     128.878    150.274     95.425    107.212     12.35   144.348    161.501    161.214    162.062      12.27   22.51

     _EU27     117.267    133.466     86.377     97.028     12.33   130.580    143.708    142.882    144.117      10.37   20.02

     _EU28     117.267    133.470     86.380     97.028     12.33   130.583    143.711    142.885    144.117      10.36   20.02

     _W HEMI    15.194     31.533     18.962     16.455    -13.22    26.614     30.441     29.438     29.026       9.07    4.03

     _ASEAN     10.869     13.787      8.295     20.188    143.38    13.610     20.737     22.498     25.680      88.69    3.57

     _NAFTA      9.869     20.460     11.363     12.051      6.05    16.445     21.273     20.888     21.147      28.59    2.94