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                                          |                                     |                                August 1, 2018
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  6/2018 Data     |
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                                           Category  82:  SILK / VEG. NON-APPAREL PRODUCTS
                                                    Data in Million $$$

                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     546.320    616.624    294.244    352.716     19.87   534.152    660.540    670.018    675.096      26.39  100.00

     CHINA P   237.621    301.131    139.066    161.325     16.01   245.587    322.780    323.129    323.390      31.68   47.90

     ISRAEL     85.001     72.152     36.962     44.153     19.45    72.211     74.621     78.199     79.343       9.88   11.75

     INDIA      65.181     67.722     31.008     34.431     11.04    63.251     70.746     71.180     71.145      12.48   10.54

     ITALY      40.839     41.811     25.300     29.331     15.93    39.899     44.977     45.700     45.842      14.90    6.79

     BELGIUM    21.710     22.167     10.490     12.271     16.98    19.997     23.008     23.555     23.949      19.76    3.55

     PORTUGL     8.649     12.793      8.092      9.580     18.39     9.577     14.425     14.089     14.280      49.12    2.12

     MEXICO      4.452      6.663      2.050      8.103    295.26     3.879     10.010     11.201     12.716     227.85    1.88

     GERMANY    11.787     10.681      6.002      2.309    -61.52    11.253      8.537      7.681      6.989     -37.89    1.04

     KOR REP     4.592      5.686      2.546      3.072     20.68     4.750      5.309      5.764      6.213      30.79    0.92

     CHINA T     6.563      5.573      2.262      2.600     14.97     5.386      5.964      5.901      5.911       9.76    0.88

     VIETNAM     2.827      4.316      1.432      2.782     94.19     2.484      5.914      5.842      5.665     128.10    0.84

     HG KONG     2.440      3.744      1.767      1.796      1.62     2.939      3.787      3.837      3.773      28.39    0.56

     INDNSIA     0.879      1.384      0.615      0.908     47.56     1.064      1.739      1.748      1.676      57.52    0.25

     PAKISTN     1.421      1.544      0.722      0.812     12.42     1.406      1.540      1.662      1.633      16.20    0.24


     _WTO      543.323    613.760    292.975    352.034     20.16   531.556    658.292    667.492    672.820      26.58   99.66

     _OECD     121.179    129.072     68.417     79.919     16.81   117.359    136.626    138.619    140.574      19.78   20.82

     _EU27     109.691    117.410     62.689     72.825     16.17   106.232    125.045    126.241    127.547      20.06   18.89

     _EU28     109.691    117.410     62.689     72.825     16.17   106.232    125.045    126.241    127.547      20.06   18.89

     _W HEMI    11.894     15.195      5.859     16.178    176.10    11.217     20.940     23.142     25.514     127.46    3.78

     _NAFTA      8.475      9.870      3.585      9.763    172.29     7.394     13.352     14.505     16.047     117.04    2.38

     _ASEAN      7.947     10.872      4.521      7.101     57.07     7.866     13.426     13.709     13.452      71.01    1.99