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                                          |                                     |                                  June 5, 2018
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  4/2018 Data     |
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                                           Category  80:  SILK AND VEG. PRODUCTS
                                                    Data in Million SME

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  4/2018
   Country      2016       2017       4/2017     4/2018  % Change    4/2017     2/2018     3/2018     4/2018   % Change % Share


     WORLD     829.791    876.012    332.396    349.583      5.17   812.374    891.797    891.651    893.199       9.95  100.00

     CHINA P   399.327    467.858    156.766    164.491      4.93   410.056    472.582    481.227    475.583      15.98   53.24

     ISRAEL    166.804    140.480     51.437     56.875     10.57   151.772    146.957    144.567    145.918      -3.86   16.34

     INDIA      49.532     49.244     16.799     18.562     10.50    46.671     50.309     49.860     51.007       9.29    5.71

     ITALY      38.344     36.734     25.510     27.627      8.30    38.138     38.418     35.542     38.851       1.87    4.35

     VIETNAM    38.053     33.491     18.677     18.235     -2.37    33.891     34.129     34.018     33.049      -2.49    3.70

     PORTUGL    19.807     30.745     15.266     15.736      3.07    18.861     32.761     29.650     31.214      65.49    3.49

     INDNSIA    17.265     20.055     10.162     14.052     38.28    17.567     20.722     22.448     23.945      36.31    2.68

     BNGLDSH    20.462     20.018     10.904      7.484    -31.37    20.726     18.218     17.199     16.598     -19.92    1.86

     MEXICO     12.099     10.882      4.416      3.395    -23.13    12.808     10.016      9.947      9.860     -23.02    1.10

     GERMANY    17.161     12.810      4.784      1.274    -73.36    14.385     11.586     10.417      9.301     -35.34    1.04

     CHINA T     8.656      7.367      2.025      1.966     -2.88     7.672      7.562      7.607      7.309      -4.74    0.82

     KOR REP     3.546      4.367      1.344      1.427      6.13     4.102      4.427      4.420      4.450       8.48    0.50

     CAMBOD      1.932      3.177      1.188      1.703     43.42     1.920      3.594      3.636      3.693      92.36    0.41

     HG KONG     2.528      3.268      0.870      1.289     48.11     2.596      3.615      3.863      3.686      42.02    0.41

     PAKISTN     2.589      3.160      0.927      1.222     31.88     2.610      3.358      3.499      3.456      32.40    0.39

     SRI LKA     2.537      2.558      1.620      2.517     55.40     2.167      2.887      3.041      3.456      59.46    0.39

     PHIL R      2.615      2.735      1.620      1.393    -13.99     2.487      2.614      2.549      2.509       0.87    0.28

     BELGIUM     2.168      2.346      0.773      0.767     -0.84     2.138      2.348      2.238      2.339       9.40    0.26

     TURKEY      1.761      1.796      0.648      0.921     42.07     1.755      1.867      1.991      2.069      17.85    0.23

     GUATMAL     1.096      1.025      0.266      1.044    292.85     1.034      1.326      1.278      1.804      74.42    0.20

     ROMANIA     1.411      1.796      0.364      0.303    -16.72     1.377      1.733      1.741      1.735      25.99    0.19

     U KING      1.319      1.480      0.411      0.619     50.62     1.202      1.537      1.618      1.687      40.33    0.19


     _WTO      828.518    874.764    331.972    349.429      5.26   811.155    890.667    890.515    892.221       9.99   99.89

     _OECD      90.006     97.915     50.703     50.553     -0.30    86.197    100.883     93.829     97.765      13.42   10.95

     _EU28      85.302     92.554     48.715     48.401     -0.65    80.872     95.375     88.279     92.240      14.06   10.33

     _EU27      85.280     92.544     48.712     48.387     -0.67    80.858     95.360     88.260     92.219      14.05   10.32

     _ASEAN     61.329     61.193     32.379     36.468     12.63    57.431     62.849     64.506     65.282      13.67    7.31

     _W HEMI    18.888     16.918      6.101      6.076     -0.42    18.213     16.613     16.379     16.892      -7.25    1.89

     _NAFTA     13.104     11.829      4.726      3.723    -21.23    13.853     11.071     10.906     10.826     -21.86    1.21

     _CAFTA      3.519      2.529      0.763      1.653    116.55     2.693      2.892      2.844      3.418      26.96    0.38