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                                          |                                     |                                   May 1, 2018
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  3/2018 Data     |
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                                           Category 835:  W/G COATS, SILK / VEG BLENDS
                                             Data in Doz, 34.50 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       331837    292236     121171     102513    -15.40    302995     277574     277044     273578      -9.71  100.00

     CHINA P     174391    198013      70042      56482    -19.36    164647     188003     188286     184453      12.03   67.42

     VIETNAM      34075     30804      19697      27047     37.32     32098      31599      35403      38154      18.87   13.95

     PHIL R        6953      6780       2399       5212    117.26      3315       6772       7268       9593     189.38    3.51

     INDNSIA       8710     11928       5450       1028    -81.14      9395      11547       9312       7506     -20.11    2.74

     INDIA        14624      9984       5079       2537    -50.05     14077       9839       9861       7442     -47.13    2.72

     ITALY        56360     12255       8524       2877    -66.25     45488       8083       6269       6608     -85.47    2.42

     MEXICO        2314      3170        808       2114    161.63      2372       3375       4412       4476      88.70    1.64

     BNGLDSH       9370      5298       3561       2021    -43.25     11023       4355       3984       3758     -65.91    1.37

     SRI LKA       2063      3016       2149        171    -92.04      2494       3011       1395       1038     -58.38    0.38

     CAMBOD       11479        34         30         97    223.33      6854        108         95        101     -98.53    0.04


     _WTO        331603    292035     121091     102458    -15.39    302771     277361     276840     273402      -9.70   99.94

     _ASEAN       61716     49626      27577      33430     21.22     51831      50106      52158      55479       7.04   20.28

     _EU28        62505     17490      10474       4674    -55.38     51649      13429      11652      11690     -77.37    4.27

     _EU27        62486     17468      10465       4640    -55.66     51625      13406      11622      11643     -77.45    4.26

     _OECD        61859     17755      10739       4316    -59.81     51450      13404      11532      11332     -77.97    4.14

     _W HEMI       3212      3922       1156       2252     94.81      3240       4110       5028       5018      54.88    1.83

     _NAFTA        2937      3606       1109       2224    100.54      2959       3816       4729       4721      59.55    1.73