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                                          |                                     |                             September 5, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  7/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category 736:  SILK DRESSES
                                             Data in Doz, 37.90 M2 per Doz. 

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  7/2017
   Country      2015       2016       7/2016     7/2017  % Change    7/2016     5/2017     6/2017     7/2017   % Change % Share


     WORLD       254890    222735     154324     125605    -18.61    238916     200162     195463     194016     -18.79  100.00

     CHINA P     160984    140094      98272      78281    -20.34    143332     126425     121388     120103     -16.21   61.90

     FRANCE       34897     24322      19466       9507    -51.16     37614      15429      14822      14363     -61.81    7.40


     _WTO        254307    221269     153416     124823    -18.64    237702     199067     193982     192676     -18.94   99.31

     _OECD        66156     56379      39436      31128    -21.07     69172      48290      48173      48071     -30.51   24.78

     _EU28        60088     50834      36299      27189    -25.10     64008      42432      42440      41724     -34.81   21.51

     _EU27        60087     50828      36296      27188    -25.09     64004      42428      42436      41720     -34.82   21.50