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                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  3/2018 Data     |
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                                           Category 741:  W/G NOT-KNIT SILK SHIRTS/BLOUSES
                                             Data in Doz, 12.10 M2 per Doz. 

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  3/2018
   Country      2016       2017       3/2017     3/2018  % Change    3/2017     1/2018     2/2018     3/2018   % Change % Share


     WORLD       521699    460982     136289     140354      2.98    500163     450579     467012     465047      -7.02  100.00

     CHINA P     389335    333174      90025      81412     -9.57    371539     319454     333502     324561     -12.64   69.79

     ITALY        77624     79560      37007      45251     22.28     79668      80824      82024      87804      10.21   18.88


     _WTO        521608    460885     136275     140318      2.97    500070     450484     466904     464928      -7.03   99.97

     _EU28       104989    101816      42160      53487     26.87    104530     104092     106175     113143       8.24   24.33

     _EU27       104967    101796      42154      53473     26.85    104509     104069     106151     113115       8.23   24.32

     _OECD       101020     98681      41606      51751     24.38    100849     100113     101931     108826       7.91   23.40