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                                          |                                     |                              February 2, 2017
                                          |        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 Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                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     286.253    285.557    285.557    305.901      7.12   285.557    309.302    307.725    305.901       7.12  100.00

     CHINA P   108.762    110.882    110.882    116.778      5.32   110.882    117.359    116.253    116.778       5.32   38.17

     ISRAEL     63.352     63.287     63.287     84.958     34.24    63.287     85.867     85.661     84.958      34.24   27.77

     INDIA      53.522     47.636     47.636     39.074    -17.97    47.636     40.834     39.360     39.074     -17.97   12.77

     ITALY      16.730     17.056     17.056     17.374      1.86    17.056     17.562     17.627     17.374       1.86    5.68

     GERMANY     1.136      5.729      5.729     10.676     86.34     5.729      9.512     10.386     10.676      86.34    3.49

     PORTUGL    12.171     13.315     13.315      8.508    -36.10    13.315      9.836      9.829      8.508     -36.10    2.78

     CHINA T     8.462      5.923      5.923      5.345     -9.75     5.923      5.387      5.376      5.345      -9.75    1.75

     MEXICO      1.434      1.930      1.930      2.508     29.94     1.930      2.309      2.489      2.508      29.94    0.82

     VIETNAM     0.566      1.480      1.480      1.167    -21.13     1.480      1.059      1.096      1.167     -21.13    0.38

     KOR REP     0.811      0.667      0.667      0.860     28.99     0.667      0.626      0.768      0.860      28.99    0.28

     PAKISTN     0.684      1.042      1.042      0.763    -26.76     1.042      0.640      0.598      0.763     -26.76    0.25

     HG KONG     0.263      0.625      0.625      0.590     -5.68     0.625      0.656      0.605      0.590      -5.68    0.19

     INDNSIA     0.048      0.129      0.129      0.429    231.60     0.129      0.385      0.433      0.429     231.60    0.14


     _WTO      286.205    285.446    285.446    305.852      7.15   285.446    309.261    307.680    305.852       7.15   99.98

     _OECD      42.846     48.680     48.680     49.509      1.70    48.680     50.014     51.048     49.509       1.70   16.18

     _EU28      37.934     42.890     42.890     43.653      1.78    42.890     44.289     45.024     43.653       1.78   14.27

     _EU27      37.934     42.890     42.890     43.653      1.78    42.890     44.289     45.024     43.653       1.78   14.27

     _W HEMI     5.830      7.000      7.000      7.112      1.61     7.000      6.825      7.157      7.112       1.61    2.33

     _NAFTA      5.378      6.582      6.582      6.406     -2.67     6.582      6.127      6.443      6.406      -2.67    2.09

     _ASEAN      1.047      2.035      2.035      1.956     -3.84     2.035      1.809      1.896      1.956      -3.84    0.64