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                                          |                                     |                             September 5, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  7/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category  82:  SILK / VEG. NON-APPAREL PRODUCTS
                                                    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     483.766    521.188    344.567    338.145     -1.86   536.343    513.150    514.389    514.766      -4.02  100.00

     CHINA P   219.272    207.262    124.889    151.993     21.70   216.420    220.666    227.296    234.365       8.29   45.53

     ISRAEL    116.687    166.740    111.558     79.018    -29.17   165.959    149.208    140.556    134.200     -19.14   26.07

     INDIA      44.894     39.280     23.291     21.835     -6.25    42.725     37.261     38.017     37.824     -11.47    7.35

     ITALY      29.272     32.631     31.075     29.870     -3.88    32.788     31.920     32.881     31.427      -4.15    6.11

     PORTUGL    30.428     19.354     18.559     21.907     18.04    24.869     20.878     22.349     22.701      -8.72    4.41

     GERMANY     7.745     17.066     11.783      8.689    -26.26    15.972     14.691     14.451     13.972     -12.52    2.71

     CHINA T     5.406      5.746      3.273      2.651    -18.99     5.404      5.270      5.078      5.124      -5.18    1.00

     INDNSIA     3.246      3.779      2.338      3.365     43.95     3.356      4.521      4.825      4.807      43.23    0.93

     MEXICO      1.567      4.881      2.842      2.150    -24.36     3.517      4.369      4.284      4.189      19.08    0.81

     KOR REP     2.147      2.375      0.978      1.777     81.61     1.864      2.813      2.697      3.173      70.28    0.62

     VIETNAM     3.865      2.732      1.798      1.710     -4.87     3.692      2.528      2.456      2.645     -28.37    0.51

     PAKISTN     2.521      1.330      0.748      1.532    104.79     1.467      1.348      1.616      2.114      44.18    0.41

     BELGIUM     2.479      2.074      1.368      1.296     -5.26     2.314      1.958      1.965      2.002     -13.49    0.39

     HG KONG     1.049      1.371      0.674      0.976     44.86     1.165      1.541      1.545      1.673      43.60    0.33


     _WTO      482.274    520.081    343.826    337.514     -1.84   535.213    512.062    513.284    513.768      -4.01   99.81

     _OECD      78.121     80.005     67.899     68.258      0.53    84.663     78.808     81.195     80.364      -5.08   15.61

     _EU27      76.156     76.952     66.291     66.148     -0.22    82.224     75.508     78.061     76.809      -6.58   14.92

     _EU28      76.177     76.953     66.291     66.148     -0.22    82.224     75.508     78.061     76.809      -6.58   14.92

     _ASEAN      7.751      7.101      4.532      5.564     22.78     7.695      7.701      7.955      8.133       5.70    1.58

     _W HEMI     2.985      6.749      4.125      3.373    -18.21     5.334      6.227      6.078      5.998      12.44    1.17

     _NAFTA      2.059      5.596      3.289      2.506    -23.82     4.130      5.160      4.958      4.813      16.52    0.93