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                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 12/2016 Data     |
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                                           Category 899:  OTH SILK / VEG BLEND MANUFACTURES
                                             Data in Kg., 11.10 M2 per Kg.. 

                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     34016124  31270848   31270848   37617054     20.29  31270848   37668719   37897118   37617054      20.29  100.00

     ISRAEL    10584511  10511445   10511445   15021162     42.90  10511445   15136793   15166757   15021162      42.90   39.93

     CHINA P   10117212   9979371    9979371   11623642     16.48   9979371   11285741   11451725   11623642      16.48   30.90

     ITALY      2196561   2480851    2480851    2781591     12.12   2480851    2780500    2783316    2781591      12.12    7.39

     INDIA      6679338   3230702    3230702    2736218    -15.31   3230702    2908795    2783884    2736218     -15.31    7.27

     PORTUGL    2435217   2736774    2736774    1741895    -36.35   2736774    2097730    2060938    1741895     -36.35    4.63

     GERMANY     150120    664424     664424    1524507    129.45    664424    1358966    1471450    1524507     129.45    4.05

     CHINA T     739445    459945     459945     484054      5.24    459945     476511     485916     484054       5.24    1.29

     MEXICO      125362    129823     129823     398498    206.95    129823     368105     407176     398498     206.95    1.06

     VIETNAM      88290    264391     264391     199086    -24.70    264391     186902     185246     199086     -24.70    0.53

     KOR REP     111284     93111      93111     132413     42.21     93111      72054     102393     132413      42.21    0.35

     PAKISTN      89854    153356     153356      92285    -39.82    153356      96155      80179      92285     -39.82    0.25

     INDNSIA       4390     20095      20095      85937    327.65     20095      71778      92643      85937     327.65    0.23

     HG KONG      14666     40794      40794      80122     96.41     40794      87620      82494      80122      96.41    0.21


     _WTO      34014763  31252570   31252570   37615673     20.36  31252570   37667678   37895879   37615673      20.36  100.00

     _OECD      5131668   6200756    6200756    6510926      5.00   6200756    6653394    6758805    6510926       5.00   17.31

     _EU28      4981118   6059870    6059870    6239398      2.96   6059870    6441218    6512676    6239398       2.96   16.59

     _EU27      4981118   6059870    6059870    6239377      2.96   6059870    6441197    6512655    6239377       2.96   16.59

     _W HEMI     223864    202066     202066     523000    158.83    202066     480430     520239     523000     158.83    1.39

     _NAFTA      177618    171142     171142     461644    169.74    171142     423751     464378     461644     169.74    1.23

     _ASEAN      125710    303031     303031     311746      2.88    303031     284886     304469     311746       2.88    0.83