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                                          |                                     |                                August 1, 2018
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  6/2018 Data     |
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                                           Category 800:  SILK BLENDS OR NON-CTN VEG FIB YRN
                                         Data in Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  6/2018
   Country      2016       2017       6/2017     6/2018  % Change    6/2017     4/2018     5/2018     6/2018   % Change % Share


     WORLD       5.767      6.678      2.838      2.245    -20.90     5.669      6.621      6.267      6.084       7.33  100.00

     CHINA P     1.300      1.905      0.659      0.585    -11.10     1.300      1.904      1.829      1.832      40.89   30.11

     ROMANIA     1.328      1.833      0.646      0.210    -67.48     1.452      1.730      1.534      1.397      -3.79   22.96

     ITALY       0.977      0.705      0.444      0.446      0.53     0.821      0.681      0.675      0.707     -13.84   11.62

     HUNGARY     0.605      0.511      0.248      0.184    -25.90     0.505      0.501      0.492      0.447     -11.42    7.35

     FRANCE      0.463      0.312      0.141      0.186     31.86     0.423      0.392      0.349      0.357     -15.53    5.87

     TURKEY      0.171      0.140      0.081      0.056    -30.55     0.158      0.124      0.132      0.115     -27.26    1.89

     LITHUAN     0.017      0.018      0.000      0.073       *       0.017      0.091      0.092      0.092     435.48    1.50


     _WTO        5.767      6.678      2.838      2.245    -20.90     5.669      6.621      6.267      6.084       7.33  100.00

     _EU27       3.960      3.781      1.732      1.352    -21.95     3.696      3.793      3.535      3.401      -7.99   55.90

     _EU28       3.960      3.781      1.732      1.352    -21.95     3.696      3.793      3.535      3.401      -7.99   55.90

     _OECD       2.787      2.071      1.168      1.126     -3.61     2.387      2.097      2.043      2.029     -15.00   33.34