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                                          |                                     |                                August 1, 2018
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  6/2018 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  6/2018
   Country      2016       2017       6/2017     6/2018  % Change    6/2017     4/2018     5/2018     6/2018   % Change % Share


     WORLD     305.175    308.961    160.674    180.305     12.22   298.075    319.142    325.887    328.591      10.24  100.00

     CHINA P   116.444    127.551     64.618     71.517     10.68   123.333    130.607    133.662    134.451       9.01   40.92

     ISRAEL     84.958     71.993     36.943     44.081     19.32    72.181     74.409     77.982     79.131       9.63   24.08

     INDIA      39.051     43.321     19.302     22.866     18.47    38.952     46.079     46.469     46.886      20.37   14.27

     ITALY      17.364     17.366     13.748     14.594      6.16    17.608     18.443     18.597     18.212       3.43    5.54

     PORTUGL     8.506     12.535      7.984      9.480     18.74     9.405     14.198     13.840     14.031      49.18    4.27

     GERMANY    10.676      8.651      5.099      1.211    -76.26     9.845      6.217      5.382      4.762     -51.63    1.45

     CHINA T     5.275      4.455      1.858      1.932      4.00     4.744      4.520      4.509      4.529      -4.54    1.38

     MEXICO      2.508      2.407      1.327      1.485     11.88     2.583      2.316      2.461      2.565      -0.69    0.78

     TURKEY      1.276      1.145      0.544      0.673     23.67     1.170      1.198      1.262      1.274       8.89    0.39

     PAKISTN     0.607      0.805      0.425      0.636     49.44     0.769      0.945      1.056      1.015      31.98    0.31

     VIETNAM     1.079      0.828      0.319      0.472     48.15     0.832      0.904      0.969      0.982      17.99    0.30

     KOR REP     0.860      1.009      0.559      0.528     -5.56     1.140      0.983      1.006      0.977     -14.26    0.30

     INDNSIA     0.429      0.541      0.288      0.339     17.51     0.486      0.666      0.670      0.592      21.82    0.18

     HG KONG     0.605      0.631      0.277      0.229    -17.40     0.500      0.663      0.613      0.582      16.59    0.18

     GREECE      0.111      0.382      0.202      0.342     69.50     0.301      0.375      0.334      0.523      73.74    0.16


     _WTO      305.125    308.900    160.659    180.277     12.21   298.032    319.076    325.812    328.518      10.23   99.98

     _OECD      49.445     51.702     33.239     33.302      0.19    49.565     52.395     51.590     51.765       4.44   15.75

     _EU27      43.612     46.581     30.624     30.669      0.15    43.897     47.257     46.399     46.626       6.22   14.19

     _EU28      43.612     46.581     30.624     30.669      0.15    43.897     47.257     46.399     46.626       6.22   14.19

     _W HEMI     7.086      5.956      3.164      3.353      5.97     6.586      5.890      5.992      6.145      -6.69    1.87

     _NAFTA      6.380      5.309      2.777      2.999      7.99     5.972      5.270      5.378      5.531      -7.39    1.68

     _ASEAN      1.868      1.860      0.857      1.301     51.74     1.716      2.277      2.359      2.304      34.23    0.70