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                                          |                                     |                                  June 5, 2018
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  4/2018 Data     |
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                                           Category 899:  OTH SILK / VEG BLEND MANUFACTURES
                                         Data in Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                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     305.218    309.032    109.027    119.244      9.37   299.324    316.564    315.847    319.249       6.66  100.00

     CHINA P   116.458    127.539     43.075     46.112      7.05   121.395    129.346    131.390    130.576       7.56   40.90

     ISRAEL     84.958     71.993     26.183     28.600      9.23    77.968     74.862     73.841     74.409      -4.56   23.31

     INDIA      39.051     43.323     11.431     14.191     24.14    37.907     44.218     44.522     46.083      21.57   14.43

     ITALY      17.364     17.366     10.740     11.817     10.03    17.356     18.253     17.032     18.443       6.26    5.78

     PORTUGL     8.506     12.535      5.808      7.471     28.63     7.808     13.833     13.314     14.198      81.83    4.45

     GERMANY    10.676      8.651      3.299      0.866    -73.76     9.749      7.938      7.161      6.217     -36.22    1.95

     CHINA T     5.304      4.531      1.311      1.357      3.47     5.063      4.784      4.844      4.576      -9.61    1.43

     MEXICO      2.508      2.407      1.014      0.923     -9.01     2.768      2.042      2.243      2.316     -16.33    0.73

     KOR REP     0.860      1.009      0.375      0.350     -6.69     1.089      0.942      0.968      0.983      -9.70    0.31

     PAKISTN     0.607      0.805      0.256      0.396     54.83     0.662      0.876      0.927      0.945      42.92    0.30

     VIETNAM     1.079      0.828      0.271      0.347     28.06     0.982      0.937      0.934      0.904      -7.91    0.28

     INDNSIA     0.429      0.541      0.153      0.278     81.19     0.457      0.585      0.633      0.666      45.54    0.21

     HG KONG     0.605      0.631      0.104      0.136     31.03     0.368      0.703      0.728      0.663      80.03    0.21

     GREECE      0.111      0.382      0.015      0.008    -45.56     0.115      0.387      0.379      0.375     227.48    0.12


     _WTO      305.168    308.971    109.016    119.228      9.37   299.272    316.505    315.787    319.183       6.65   99.98

     _OECD      49.445     51.706     23.911     24.604      2.90    47.555     53.348     50.723     52.400      10.19   16.41

     _EU27      43.612     46.581     22.276     22.953      3.03    42.066     48.121     45.452     47.257      12.34   14.80

     _EU28      43.612     46.581     22.276     22.953      3.03    42.066     48.121     45.452     47.257      12.34   14.80

     _W HEMI     7.086      5.960      2.155      2.089     -3.09     6.744      5.795      5.919      5.893     -12.62    1.85

     _NAFTA      6.380      5.312      1.916      1.877     -2.03     6.216      5.130      5.284      5.273     -15.16    1.65

     _ASEAN      1.868      1.861      0.619      1.108     78.91     1.831      1.980      2.227      2.349      28.32    0.74