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                                          |                                     |                             September 5, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  7/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category  81:  SILK AND VEG. APPAREL
                                                    Data in Million SME

                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     309.914    310.352    213.683    212.308     -0.64   314.304    306.822    309.000    308.978      -1.69  100.00

     CHINA P   200.420    193.421    124.275    129.902      4.53   194.414    197.724    199.783    199.048       2.38   64.42

     VIETNAM    35.155     35.383     28.865     23.448    -18.77    38.734     30.347     30.063     29.966     -22.64    9.70

     BNGLDSH    17.349     20.020     15.085     14.688     -2.63    20.001     19.401     19.394     19.623      -1.89    6.35

     INDNSIA    12.096     13.504     12.059     12.230      1.42    13.969     13.597     13.841     13.675      -2.11    4.43

     INDIA       8.967     10.306      8.409      7.185    -14.55    10.194      9.083      9.183      9.083     -10.90    2.94

     MEXICO      5.286      7.215      3.668      4.781     30.36     6.456      8.390      8.433      8.328      29.01    2.70

     ITALY       2.530      5.726      3.702      3.824      3.31     4.710      5.742      5.806      5.848      24.16    1.89

     PHIL R      3.839      2.317      2.019      2.103      4.15     2.585      2.259      2.286      2.401      -7.11    0.78

     CAMBOD      2.735      1.986      1.527      1.883     23.26     1.893      2.034      2.102      2.342      23.68    0.76

     CHINA T     2.980      2.961      1.861      1.132    -39.16     2.953      2.218      2.165      2.232     -24.40    0.72

     SRI LKA     2.853      2.534      2.324      1.999    -13.96     2.709      2.122      2.134      2.210     -18.42    0.72

     GUATMAL     1.655      1.083      0.673      0.709      5.31     1.877      1.238      1.086      1.118     -40.43    0.36


     _WTO      309.868    310.186    213.537    212.261     -0.60   314.131    306.724    308.929    308.910      -1.66   99.98

     _ASEAN     54.831     54.404     45.272     40.506    -10.53    58.242     49.530     49.576     49.637     -14.77   16.07

     _W HEMI    12.026     12.149      7.295      6.840     -6.23    12.898     11.878     11.658     11.694      -9.33    3.78

     _OECD       6.739     10.040      6.237      6.821      9.35     8.655     10.380     10.468     10.623      22.74    3.44

     _NAFTA      5.542      7.505      3.845      4.937     28.39     6.724      8.650      8.689      8.597      27.85    2.78

     _EU28       4.962      8.390      5.334      5.488      2.88     7.190      8.547      8.569      8.544      18.82    2.77

     _EU27       4.938      8.368      5.314      5.483      3.19     7.158      8.534      8.561      8.537      19.27    2.76

     _CAFTA      4.219      3.187      2.276      1.251    -45.01     4.250      2.488      2.196      2.163     -49.10    0.70