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                                          |                                     |                             September 5, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  7/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category 899:  OTH SILK / VEG BLEND MANUFACTURES
                                         Data in Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                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     285.557    305.901    192.550    183.054     -4.93   311.579    299.666    298.691    296.405      -4.87  100.00

     CHINA P   110.882    116.778     66.796     75.252     12.66   114.159    121.266    123.331    125.234       9.70   42.25

     ISRAEL     63.287     84.958     56.485     40.204    -28.82    85.843     76.439     72.181     68.676     -20.00   23.17

     INDIA      47.636     39.074     22.993     22.749     -1.06    45.062     38.354     38.962     38.829     -13.83   13.10

     ITALY      17.056     17.374     15.118     14.748     -2.45    18.232     17.345     17.604     17.004      -6.74    5.74

     GERMANY     5.729     10.676      6.733      5.687    -15.53    10.397      9.950      9.845      9.630      -7.38    3.25

     PORTUGL    13.315      8.508      7.649      8.602     12.46    10.443      8.800      9.408      9.461      -9.40    3.19

     CHINA T     5.923      5.345      2.872      2.499    -13.00     5.263      4.999      4.910      4.972      -5.53    1.68

     MEXICO      1.930      2.508      1.436      1.465      2.00     2.031      2.656      2.584      2.537      24.92    0.86

     KOR REP     0.667      0.860      0.328      0.708    116.03     0.541      1.166      1.140      1.240     129.43    0.42

     PAKISTN     1.042      0.763      0.300      0.555     84.97     0.626      0.796      0.926      1.018      62.71    0.34

     VIETNAM     1.480      1.167      0.688      0.403    -41.34     1.420      0.981      0.921      0.883     -37.82    0.30

     HG KONG     0.625      0.590      0.407      0.354    -13.14     0.679      0.437      0.500      0.536     -21.06    0.18

     INDNSIA     0.129      0.429      0.266      0.330     23.99     0.361      0.464      0.486      0.493      36.33    0.17


     _WTO      285.446    305.852    192.527    183.028     -4.93   311.542    299.613    298.647    296.352      -4.88   99.98

     _OECD      48.680     49.509     37.329     36.579     -2.01    51.617     48.956     49.574     48.759      -5.54   16.45

     _EU27      42.890     43.653     33.996     33.447     -1.62    46.316     43.285     43.914     43.103      -6.94   14.54

     _EU28      42.890     43.653     33.996     33.447     -1.62    46.317     43.285     43.914     43.103      -6.94   14.54

     _W HEMI     7.000      7.112      4.274      3.582    -16.18     6.562      6.753      6.587      6.421      -2.15    2.17

     _NAFTA      6.582      6.406      3.760      3.150    -16.21     5.863      6.124      5.974      5.796      -1.13    1.96

     _ASEAN      2.035      1.956      1.182      1.004    -14.99     2.098      1.852      1.805      1.779     -15.19    0.60