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                                          |                                     |                             September 5, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  7/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category 871:  HANDBAGS / FLATGOODS, SILK / VEG
                                             Data in Kg.,  3.70 M2 per Kg.. 

                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      3683285   2754535    2201058    2470537     12.24   3568143    2501548    2569452    3024014     -15.25  100.00

     CHINA P    3060472   2211503    1836576    2140318     16.54   3016738    2033841    2081605    2515245     -16.62   83.18

     INDIA       445983    406055     273923     196458    -28.28    396160     319534     332422     328590     -17.06   10.87

     ITALY        22609     34368      13801      36335    163.28     30356      50784      55881      56902      87.45    1.88

     HG KONG      38167     18243      14934      26814     79.55     27399      17521      19506      30123       9.94    1.00

     FRANCE       24036     23717      22162       2601    -88.26     27069      15704       3760       4156     -84.65    0.14


     _WTO       3683018   2753514    2200900    2470110     12.23   3567909    2500201    2568105    3022724     -15.28   99.96

     _OECD        76884     69437      45927      62034     35.07     71596      84284      82238      85544      19.48    2.83

     _EU27        61591     65156      41910      46577     11.14     66353      71718      67966      69823       5.23    2.31

     _EU28        61591     65156      41910      46577     11.14     66353      71718      67966      69823       5.23    2.31

     _W HEMI      17471     16887      10095      19219     90.38     18148      17647      20337      26011      43.33    0.86