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                                          |                                     |                             September 5, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  7/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category  80:  SILK AND VEG. PRODUCTS
                                                    Data in Million $$$

                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    1831.817   1763.312   1284.198   1177.286     -8.33  1849.144   1653.597   1652.528   1656.400     -10.42  100.00

     CHINA P   976.637    874.297    622.024    587.734     -5.51   928.135    833.846    836.120    840.007      -9.50   50.71

     INDIA     138.027    139.730    101.875     88.470    -13.16   144.955    127.475    127.199    126.324     -12.85    7.63

     VIETNAM   119.362    138.499    118.202     99.945    -15.45   144.233    122.156    121.367    120.243     -16.63    7.26

     ITALY     100.083    101.628     68.916     67.430     -2.16   104.826     98.358     99.082    100.142      -4.47    6.05

     ISRAEL     64.795     86.248     57.357     41.673    -27.34    87.368     77.984     73.875     70.564     -19.23    4.26

     BNGLDSH    61.618     68.437     56.490     48.806    -13.60    69.187     61.141     61.099     60.754     -12.19    3.67

     INDNSIA    63.309     69.478     62.144     53.235    -14.34    72.124     60.701     61.575     60.569     -16.02    3.66

     MEXICO     21.478     24.440     13.903     16.394     17.92    22.624     26.467     26.133     26.931      19.04    1.63

     BELGIUM    25.462     22.594     14.559     13.237     -9.08    24.972     20.599     20.778     21.273     -14.81    1.28

     PHIL R     26.276     20.755     19.209     17.700     -7.86    22.426     19.166     18.730     19.245     -14.18    1.16

     SRI LKA    18.603     18.835     17.544     15.831     -9.76    19.352     16.117     16.515     17.122     -11.52    1.03

     PORTUGL    21.414     14.391     11.714     13.730     17.21    16.327     15.622     16.133     16.407       0.49    0.99

     GERMANY     8.139     12.892      8.158      7.364     -9.74    12.789     12.263     12.255     12.098      -5.41    0.73

     CHINA T    14.349     13.813      8.605      6.315    -26.61    13.873     11.475     11.279     11.524     -16.93    0.70

     TURKEY     10.326     11.438      7.412      6.472    -12.68    10.819     10.689     10.278     10.498      -2.97    0.63

     HG KONG     6.875      6.932      4.102      6.963     69.75     6.986      7.988      9.255      9.793      40.18    0.59

     CAMBOD     10.332      6.503      5.006      6.776     35.35     5.956      7.954      7.934      8.273      38.92    0.50

     KOR REP     7.700      6.408      3.568      4.950     38.75     6.748      7.184      7.240      7.790      15.45    0.47

     ROMANIA     5.832      5.241      3.313      3.388      2.27     5.406      5.252      5.241      5.316      -1.65    0.32

     PAKISTN     3.898      4.265      2.203      2.475     12.36     3.592      4.316      4.418      4.538      26.31    0.27

     GUATMAL     6.069      2.373      1.766      1.333    -24.51     6.692      2.339      1.933      1.941     -71.00    0.12


     _WTO     1827.355   1759.164   1281.341   1175.097     -8.29  1844.545   1649.897   1648.890   1652.920     -10.39   99.79

     _OECD     233.326    227.788    150.989    145.812     -3.43   236.637    218.921    220.049    222.611      -5.93   13.44

     _ASEAN    229.531    245.276    212.384    185.927    -12.46   255.184    220.375    219.999    218.819     -14.25   13.21

     _EU28     216.397    211.711    141.269    135.232     -4.27   221.125    202.705    204.014    205.675      -6.99   12.42

     _EU27     215.748    211.243    140.867    135.078     -4.11   220.432    202.416    203.755    205.454      -6.79   12.40

     _W HEMI    59.464     52.820     33.668     30.213    -10.26    58.234     48.815     47.863     49.365     -15.23    2.98

     _NAFTA     31.222     33.978     19.686     21.189      7.63    31.628     35.091     34.639     35.481      12.18    2.14

     _CAFTA     15.557     10.162      7.808      4.039    -48.26    14.997      7.020      6.380      6.394     -57.37    0.39