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                                          |                                     |                                 April 8, 2020
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  2/2020 Data     |
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                                           Category  80:  SILK AND VEG. PRODUCTS
                                                    Data in Million SME

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  2/2020
   Country      2018       2019       2/2019     2/2020  % Change    2/2019    12/2019     1/2020     2/2020   % Change % Share


     WORLD     969.780   1161.746    215.632    203.959     -5.41  1004.104   1161.746   1158.343   1150.073      14.54  100.00

     CHINA P   532.815    653.488    116.695     95.026    -18.57   558.321    653.488    650.934    631.818      13.16   54.94

     ISRAEL    161.471    143.203     27.547     29.990      8.87   154.008    143.203    142.617    145.647      -5.43   12.66

     INDIA      53.514     70.649     10.513     13.525     28.65    55.073     70.649     72.035     73.661      33.75    6.40

     ITALY      39.852     56.057     13.145     12.098     -7.96    42.040     56.057     54.747     55.011      30.85    4.78

     VIETNAM    35.182     48.993     11.185     12.267      9.67    37.696     48.993     49.294     50.075      32.84    4.35

     PORTUGL    29.017     42.019     12.179      8.214    -32.56    33.658     42.019     38.319     38.054      13.06    3.31

     INDNSIA    25.357     27.879      5.109      8.414     64.69    26.063     27.879     29.604     31.183      19.65    2.71

     BNGLDSH    13.714     23.662      4.521      7.938     75.60    15.051     23.662     25.095     27.080      79.92    2.35

     MEXICO     12.666     14.797      2.263      2.511     10.94    13.563     14.797     14.593     15.045      10.92    1.31

     PHIL R      3.257      7.183      0.939      1.027      9.34     3.812      7.183      7.029      7.270      90.70    0.63

     CAMBOD      2.445      4.723      0.538      2.144    298.82     2.029      4.723      4.982      6.329     211.94    0.55

     CHINA T     5.036      5.500      0.817      0.889      8.89     4.854      5.500      5.584      5.572      14.81    0.48

     PAKISTN     4.292      4.927      0.427      0.916    114.42     4.084      4.927      5.364      5.415      32.60    0.47

     KOR REP     3.997      5.227      0.628      0.755     20.24     3.979      5.227      5.197      5.354      34.56    0.47

     SRI LKA     3.020      4.203      1.057      1.087      2.89     3.307      4.203      4.187      4.233      28.02    0.37

     FINLAND     3.218      3.870      0.619      0.409    -33.91     3.835      3.870      3.931      3.660      -4.58    0.32

     TURKEY      2.592      3.255      0.394      0.579     47.04     2.547      3.255      3.338      3.441      35.06    0.30

     GERMANY     3.642      3.489      0.329      0.190    -42.11     3.509      3.489      3.489      3.351      -4.50    0.29

     COLOMB      0.855      2.875      0.095      0.286    201.60     0.829      2.875      2.908      3.066     270.03    0.27

     GUATMAL     2.989      2.708      0.333      0.535     60.74     2.955      2.708      2.835      2.910      -1.51    0.25

     THAILND     2.168      2.441      0.680      0.790     16.21     2.545      2.441      2.456      2.551       0.25    0.22

     BELGIUM     2.762      2.591      0.427      0.386     -9.68     2.884      2.591      2.616      2.550     -11.57    0.22

     GREECE      1.076      2.065      0.003      0.009    253.10     1.072      2.065      2.069      2.071      93.32    0.18

     FRANCE      1.159      2.639      0.896      0.299    -66.68     1.922      2.639      1.983      2.042       6.21    0.18

     U KING      1.811      1.974      0.406      0.359    -11.57     1.945      1.974      2.022      1.927      -0.90    0.17

     CANADA      0.944      2.106      0.424      0.190    -55.21     1.150      2.106      2.144      1.872      62.70    0.16

     HG KONG     4.168      1.867      0.511      0.176    -65.60     3.950      1.867      1.662      1.532     -61.22    0.13


     _WTO      968.550   1160.606    215.540    203.735     -5.48  1002.797   1160.606   1157.062   1148.801      14.56   99.89

     _OECD      95.630    129.729     30.127     24.012    -20.30   104.051    129.729    124.207    123.614      18.80   10.75

     _EU28      88.111    120.774     28.853     22.682    -21.39    96.220    120.774    115.189    114.603      19.11    9.96

     _EU27      88.082    120.736     28.844     22.678    -21.38    96.188    120.736    115.153    114.571      19.11    9.96

     _ASEAN     68.840     92.438     18.558     25.135     35.44    72.636     92.438     94.752     99.015      36.32    8.61

     _W HEMI    20.848     25.488      3.907      4.237      8.46    22.195     25.488     25.423     25.818      16.32    2.24

     _NAFTA     13.610     16.903      2.687      2.701      0.50    14.714     16.903     16.737     16.916      14.97    1.47

     _CAFTA      4.622      4.117      0.553      0.846     52.94     4.468      4.117      4.314      4.410      -1.29    0.38