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                                          |                                     |                                April 30, 2015
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  3/2015 Data     |
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                                           Category 736:  SILK DRESSES
                                         Data in Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  3/2015
   Country      2013       2014       3/2014     3/2015  % Change    3/2014     1/2015     2/2015     3/2015   % Change % Share


     WORLD     209.814    203.152     59.188     60.779      2.69   201.827    197.506    203.342    204.743       1.44  100.00

     CHINA P   115.853    102.885     31.999     31.868     -0.41   111.535     97.041    102.784    102.754      -7.87   50.19

     ITALY      33.462     39.340     10.491     11.227      7.02    32.769     39.178     39.241     40.076      22.30   19.57


     _WTO      209.571    202.557     59.006     60.542      2.60   201.458    196.878    202.658    204.093       1.31   99.68

     _OECD      72.804     78.261     20.865     23.044     10.44    69.626     78.481     78.590     80.440      15.53   39.29

     _EU28      58.779     63.464     17.106     19.810     15.81    55.466     63.794     64.150     66.168      19.29   32.32

     _EU27      58.760     63.440     17.102     19.810     15.84    55.442     63.771     64.130     66.148      19.31   32.31