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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 $$$

                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    1814.649   1831.817   1831.817   1763.312     -3.74  1831.817   1801.292   1784.568   1763.312      -3.74  100.00

     CHINA P  1023.999    976.637    976.637    874.297    -10.48   976.637    899.508    887.674    874.297     -10.48   49.58

     INDIA     130.844    138.027    138.027    139.730      1.23   138.027    140.434    140.129    139.730       1.23    7.92

     VIETNAM    85.242    119.362    119.362    138.499     16.03   119.362    141.417    140.047    138.499      16.03    7.85

     ITALY     102.469    100.083    100.083    101.628      1.54   100.083    103.863    103.109    101.628       1.54    5.76

     ISRAEL     64.170     64.795     64.795     86.248     33.11    64.795     87.208     87.070     86.248      33.11    4.89

     INDNSIA    59.046     63.309     63.309     69.478      9.74    63.309     70.996     70.300     69.478       9.74    3.94

     BNGLDSH    58.090     61.618     61.618     68.437     11.07    61.618     67.667     67.963     68.437      11.07    3.88

     MEXICO     23.752     21.478     21.478     24.440     13.79    21.478     24.057     24.272     24.440      13.79    1.39

     BELGIUM    27.623     25.462     25.462     22.594    -11.26    25.462     24.324     23.540     22.594     -11.26    1.28

     PHIL R     25.518     26.276     26.276     20.755    -21.01    26.276     20.815     20.906     20.755     -21.01    1.18

     SRI LKA    20.509     18.603     18.603     18.835      1.25    18.603     19.145     18.989     18.835       1.25    1.07

     PORTUGL    18.591     21.414     21.414     14.391    -32.79    21.414     15.863     15.986     14.391     -32.79    0.82

     CHINA T    16.451     14.349     14.349     13.813     -3.73    14.349     13.700     13.850     13.813      -3.73    0.78

     GERMANY     3.715      8.139      8.139     12.892     58.40     8.139     11.802     12.676     12.892      58.40    0.73

     TURKEY      8.187     10.326     10.326     11.438     10.77    10.326     11.370     11.148     11.438      10.77    0.65

     HG KONG     6.682      6.875      6.875      6.932      0.83     6.875      6.591      6.930      6.932       0.83    0.39

     CAMBOD      4.503     10.332     10.332      6.503    -37.05    10.332      6.385      6.376      6.503     -37.05    0.37

     KOR REP     6.854      7.700      7.700      6.408    -16.78     7.700      6.472      6.697      6.408     -16.78    0.36

     PAKISTN     3.596      3.898      3.898      4.265      9.44     3.898      3.927      3.939      4.265       9.44    0.24

     COLOMB      2.715      6.252      6.252      2.623    -58.04     6.252      2.929      2.722      2.623     -58.04    0.15

     GUATMAL     1.598      6.069      6.069      2.373    -60.89     6.069      3.162      2.373      2.373     -60.89    0.13


     _WTO     1812.169   1827.355   1827.355   1759.164     -3.73  1827.355   1797.023   1780.407   1759.164      -3.73   99.76

     _ASEAN    183.244    229.531    229.531    245.276      6.86   229.531    249.825    247.612    245.276       6.86   13.91

     _OECD     228.894    233.326    233.326    227.788     -2.37   233.326    233.158    232.180    227.788      -2.37   12.92

     _EU28     217.089    216.397    216.397    211.711     -2.17   216.397    217.858    216.098    211.711      -2.17   12.01

     _EU27     216.620    215.748    215.748    211.243     -2.09   215.748    217.239    215.482    211.243      -2.09   11.98

     _W HEMI    50.852     59.464     59.464     52.820    -11.17    59.464     54.011     53.059     52.820     -11.17    3.00

     _NAFTA     33.210     31.222     31.222     33.978      8.83    31.222     33.204     33.701     33.978       8.83    1.93

     _CAFTA      9.791     15.557     15.557     10.162    -34.68    15.557     10.785     10.217     10.162     -34.68    0.58