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                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  3/2018 Data     |
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                                           Category  81:  SILK AND VEG. APPAREL
                                                    Data in Million SME

                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     309.447    308.899    101.309     97.572     -3.69   303.391    304.446    303.572    305.162       0.58  100.00

     CHINA P   192.750    199.702     60.644     57.192     -5.69   191.885    195.476    194.605    196.251       2.27   64.31

     VIETNAM    35.372     29.887     12.350     11.783     -4.59    31.339     29.363     29.755     29.320      -6.44    9.61

     BNGLDSH    20.024     19.380      8.335      5.486    -34.18    20.716     18.473     17.494     16.531     -20.20    5.42

     INDNSIA    13.486     14.064      5.006      7.285     45.54    12.340     14.519     14.687     16.343      32.45    5.36

     INDIA      10.232      9.020      3.472      3.723      7.21     9.929      9.178      9.434      9.270      -6.64    3.04

     MEXICO      7.218      7.255      2.419      1.301    -46.23     8.104      6.955      6.579      6.137     -24.28    2.01

     ITALY       5.715      5.134      1.920      2.140     11.50     5.984      5.043      5.327      5.354     -10.52    1.75

     CAMBOD      1.896      2.944      0.812      1.220     50.31     1.788      3.392      3.358      3.352      87.49    1.10

     SRI LKA     2.534      2.375      1.054      1.568     48.77     2.290      2.563      2.718      2.889      26.18    0.95

     PHIL R      2.317      2.290      1.046      0.855    -18.29     2.053      2.267      2.179      2.099       2.25    0.69

     CHINA T     2.955      2.221      0.509      0.344    -32.47     2.343      2.214      2.150      2.056     -12.25    0.67


     _WTO      309.281    308.809    101.283     97.550     -3.69   303.263    304.354    303.479    305.075       0.60   99.97

     _ASEAN     54.280     50.471     19.690     21.636      9.89    48.816     50.755     51.242     52.418       7.38   17.18

     _OECD      10.014     10.130      3.304      3.676     11.26    10.530     10.157     10.382     10.502      -0.27    3.44

     _W HEMI    12.141     11.043      3.213      2.361    -26.53    12.481     10.896     10.715     10.190     -18.35    3.34

     _EU28       8.363      7.790      2.785      3.102     11.38     8.743      7.657      7.973      8.107      -7.27    2.66

     _EU27       8.340      7.780      2.782      3.091     11.10     8.728      7.645      7.959      8.088      -7.33    2.65

     _NAFTA      7.510      7.635      2.493      1.357    -45.54     8.372      7.328      6.958      6.500     -22.37    2.13

     _CAFTA      3.180      1.789      0.517      0.725     40.22     2.709      1.952      2.076      1.997     -26.27    0.65