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                                          |                                     |                              February 2, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 12/2016 Data     |
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                                           Category  80:  SILK AND VEG. PRODUCTS
                                                    Data in Million SME

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE 12/2016
   Country      2014       2015      12/2015    12/2016  % Change   12/2015    10/2016    11/2016    12/2016   % Change % Share


     WORLD     789.873    793.679    793.679    831.540      4.77   793.679    842.363    840.988    831.540       4.77  100.00

     CHINA P   407.431    419.693    419.693    400.683     -4.53   419.693    405.806    403.901    400.683      -4.53   48.19

     ISRAEL    117.564    116.751    116.751    166.807     42.87   116.751    168.073    168.419    166.807      42.87   20.06

     INDIA      89.288     53.861     53.861     49.587     -7.94    53.861     51.304     50.271     49.587      -7.94    5.96

     ITALY      28.364     31.803     31.803     38.357     20.61    31.803     38.046     38.197     38.357      20.61    4.61

     VIETNAM    27.613     39.020     39.020     38.115     -2.32    39.020     39.864     38.862     38.115      -2.32    4.58

     BNGLDSH    18.526     18.126     18.126     20.458     12.86    18.126     20.235     20.505     20.458      12.86    2.46

     PORTUGL    27.607     30.948     30.948     19.808    -36.00    30.948     23.772     23.382     19.808     -36.00    2.38

     INDNSIA    15.109     15.343     15.343     17.283     12.65    15.343     17.803     17.903     17.283      12.65    2.08

     GERMANY     1.901      7.839      7.839     17.161    118.92     7.839     15.322     16.579     17.161     118.92    2.06

     MEXICO      4.804      6.853      6.853     12.096     76.49     6.853     11.256     12.065     12.096      76.49    1.45

     CHINA T    10.362      8.386      8.386      8.707      3.83     8.386      8.399      8.622      8.707       3.83    1.05

     KOR REP     3.211      3.741      3.741      3.547     -5.20     3.741      2.941      3.437      3.547      -5.20    0.43

     PAKISTN     4.353      3.983      3.983      2.716    -31.81     3.983      2.688      2.470      2.716     -31.81    0.33

     PHIL R      3.907      4.045      4.045      2.615    -35.35     4.045      2.606      2.646      2.615     -35.35    0.31

     SRI LKA     4.386      3.171      3.171      2.537    -20.00     3.171      2.622      2.557      2.537     -20.00    0.31

     HG KONG     1.723      1.877      1.877      2.470     31.58     1.877      2.343      2.341      2.470      31.58    0.30

     BELGIUM     2.535      2.529      2.529      2.167    -14.30     2.529      2.341      2.273      2.167     -14.30    0.26

     CAMBOD      1.238      2.918      2.918      2.022    -30.69     2.918      2.142      2.125      2.022     -30.69    0.24

     TURKEY      1.246      1.328      1.328      1.760     32.55     1.328      1.693      1.703      1.760      32.55    0.21

     GUATMAL     1.308      1.677      1.677      1.103    -34.21     1.677      1.144      0.958      1.103     -34.21    0.13

     COLOMB      0.639      1.889      1.889      0.634    -66.42     1.889      0.725      0.637      0.634     -66.42    0.08


     _WTO      788.953    792.142    792.142    830.267      4.81   792.142    841.078    839.705    830.267       4.81   99.85

     _OECD      70.567     84.860     84.860     90.045      6.11    84.860     91.686     92.984     90.045       6.11   10.83

     _EU28      67.286     81.139     81.139     85.343      5.18    81.139     87.585     88.380     85.343       5.18   10.26

     _EU27      67.222     81.094     81.094     85.320      5.21    81.094     87.557     88.354     85.320       5.21   10.26

     _ASEAN     49.454     62.582     62.582     61.505     -1.72    62.582     63.857     63.014     61.505      -1.72    7.40

     _W HEMI    11.014     15.012     15.012     18.898     25.89    15.012     18.180     18.701     18.898      25.89    2.27

     _NAFTA      5.715      7.601      7.601     13.101     72.36     7.601     12.171     12.997     13.101      72.36    1.58

     _CAFTA      4.051      4.581      4.581      3.527    -23.01     4.581      3.533      3.378      3.527     -23.01    0.42