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                                          |                                     |                                   May 1, 2018
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  3/2018 Data     |
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                                           Category 858:  NECKWEAR, SILK / VEG BLENDS
                                             Data in Kg.,  6.60 M2 per Kg.. 

                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       345857    256212      53258      37187    -30.18    287995     253177     249412     240141     -16.62  100.00

     CHINA P     322332    236552      46396      31019    -33.14    266120     233565     230606     221175     -16.89   92.10

     ITALY        17035     15258       6007       5254    -12.54     16134      15180      14349      14505     -10.10    6.04


     _WTO        345810    256212      53258      37187    -30.18    287948     253177     249412     240141     -16.60  100.00

     _OECD        21010     18367       6642       5994     -9.76     19415      18318      17519      17719      -8.74    7.38

     _EU27        19411     17918       6574       5959     -9.36     18320      17897      17095      17303      -5.55    7.21

     _EU28        19411     17918       6574       5959     -9.36     18320      17897      17095      17303      -5.55    7.21