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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 $$$

                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    1758.941   1708.938    796.952    801.514      0.57  1657.360   1710.474   1718.763   1713.500       3.39  100.00

     CHINA P   871.496    871.117    383.597    364.615     -4.95   827.282    862.254    869.805    852.136       3.00   49.73

     INDIA     139.026    127.526     59.474     62.050      4.33   129.021    130.321    126.113    130.102       0.84    7.59

     ITALY     101.426    102.131     44.336     56.457     27.34    98.219    108.191    110.532    114.253      16.32    6.67

     VIETNAM   138.460    120.228     81.856     73.221    -10.55   126.376    116.658    115.035    111.593     -11.70    6.51

     ISRAEL     86.214     74.669     26.998     29.520      9.34    79.430     77.682     76.640     77.192      -2.82    4.50

     INDNSIA    69.455     61.708     40.294     51.072     26.75    61.627     63.199     68.773     72.486      17.62    4.23

     BNGLDSH    68.452     58.068     38.497     26.244    -31.83    64.566     51.687     48.957     45.815     -29.04    2.67

     MEXICO     24.440     27.438      9.993     11.344     13.52    26.820     26.815     27.683     28.789       7.34    1.68

     BELGIUM    22.606     22.881      6.986      7.889     12.93    21.122     23.248     23.164     23.785      12.61    1.39

     PORTUGL    14.383     19.691      9.694     11.933     23.09    14.648     20.867     20.849     21.929      49.71    1.28

     SRI LKA    18.799     18.869     12.718     15.383     20.96    16.353     19.307     20.189     21.534      31.68    1.26

     PHIL R     20.905     19.021     13.921      9.352    -32.82    18.647     16.985     15.505     14.453     -22.49    0.84

     U KING     13.780     13.631      4.675      5.012      7.21    13.336     13.611     13.681     13.968       4.74    0.82

     TURKEY     11.432     10.102      4.356      6.682     53.41    10.615     10.890     11.689     12.428      17.08    0.73

     CHINA T    13.761     11.684      3.338      3.461      3.66    11.600     12.054     12.096     11.806       1.78    0.69

     HG KONG     7.011      9.977      2.902      3.004      3.52     7.829     10.216     10.065     10.079      28.74    0.59

     CAMBOD      6.210      9.132      4.992      5.462      9.42     7.353      9.877      9.698      9.603      30.60    0.56

     GERMANY    12.910     11.580      4.210      2.121    -49.62    12.014     10.905     10.411      9.491     -21.00    0.55

     KOR REP     6.399      8.228      2.893      2.041    -29.47     7.331      7.548      7.546      7.375       0.60    0.43

     ROMANIA     5.235      5.849      2.259      2.838     25.59     5.128      6.032      6.428      6.427      25.34    0.38

     PAKISTN     4.061      4.263      1.077      1.440     33.72     4.112      4.474      4.572      4.626      12.50    0.27

     GUATMAL     2.341      1.759      0.390      2.310    492.25     1.982      2.685      2.639      3.679      85.56    0.21


     _WTO     1754.812   1704.695    795.624    800.656      0.63  1653.592   1706.442   1714.764   1709.727       3.39   99.78

     _OECD     227.429    231.709     92.022    110.828     20.44   218.052    241.699    244.894    250.516      14.89   14.62

     _EU28     211.293    215.201     85.593    105.059     22.74   201.756    225.631    228.704    234.667      16.31   13.70

     _EU27     210.827    214.945     85.472    104.767     22.58   201.460    225.330    228.317    234.241      16.27   13.67

     _ASEAN    245.039    221.522    147.272    146.636     -0.43   223.984    218.744    221.485    220.886      -1.38   12.89

     _W HEMI    52.791     52.264     17.801     23.333     31.08    49.915     54.021     54.923     57.796      15.79    3.37

     _NAFTA     34.039     34.892     13.049     14.081      7.90    35.448     34.274     34.904     35.923       1.34    2.10

     _CAFTA     10.108      6.271      2.283      5.712    150.13     6.927      8.008      8.129      9.699      40.02    0.57