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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 $$$

                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    1248.935   1215.831    933.942    829.696    -11.16  1256.522   1120.843   1117.373   1111.585     -11.53  100.00

     CHINA P   703.413    635.947    472.472    420.037    -11.10   663.698    592.657    590.228    583.513     -12.08   52.49

     VIETNAM   115.455    135.608    116.195     97.981    -15.68   140.523    119.913    118.794    117.394     -16.46   10.56

     INDIA      61.864     74.419     63.268     52.347    -17.26    72.845     64.678     63.895     63.498     -12.83    5.71

     BNGLDSH    61.204     67.954     56.266     48.378    -14.02    68.752     60.461     60.438     60.066     -12.63    5.40

     ITALY      56.982     60.753     39.147     38.437     -1.81    61.524     58.926     59.177     60.042      -2.41    5.40

     INDNSIA    62.629     68.599     61.575     52.470    -14.79    71.235     59.719     60.511     59.493     -16.48    5.35

     MEXICO     18.121     19.987     10.965     13.388     22.10    18.864     22.054     22.253     22.410      18.80    2.02

     PHIL R     25.573     19.781     18.426     17.259     -6.33    21.367     18.546     18.133     18.614     -12.88    1.67

     SRI LKA    18.442     18.827     17.539     15.806     -9.88    19.296     16.093     16.491     17.094     -11.41    1.54

     CAMBOD     10.129      6.454      4.963      6.755     36.11     5.828      7.931      7.903      8.246      41.51    0.74

     CHINA T     7.239      7.182      4.657      3.345    -28.17     7.122      5.600      5.732      5.870     -17.57    0.53

     GUATMAL     5.997      2.248      1.666      1.280    -23.15     6.557      2.245      1.851      1.862     -71.60    0.17


     _WTO     1247.971   1214.681    933.066    828.850    -11.17  1255.097   1119.799   1116.330   1110.464     -11.52   99.90

     _ASEAN    220.581    237.261    207.172    180.364    -12.94   245.856    212.863    212.031    210.453     -14.40   18.93

     _OECD     102.406    106.541     68.695     65.996     -3.93   105.927    102.866    102.643    103.842      -1.97    9.34

     _EU28      98.157    101.973     65.968     62.375     -5.45   102.496     97.923     97.782     98.380      -4.01    8.85

     _EU27      97.572    101.505     65.567     62.221     -5.10   101.803     97.634     97.524     98.160      -3.58    8.83

     _W HEMI    47.116     40.887     26.127     22.684    -13.18    46.382     37.137     36.637     37.445     -19.27    3.37

     _NAFTA     22.981     25.475     14.303     16.397     14.64    23.805     27.114     27.244     27.569      15.81    2.48

     _CAFTA     14.978      9.381      7.262      3.317    -54.33    14.319      6.264      5.544      5.436     -62.04    0.49