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                                          |                                     |                                   May 1, 2018
                                          |        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 $$$

                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    1212.497   1094.105    456.404    424.791     -6.93  1148.221   1073.239   1066.085   1062.493      -7.47  100.00

     CHINA P   633.744    570.251    227.927    199.912    -12.29   596.077    551.141    544.143    542.236      -9.03   51.03

     VIETNAM   135.633    115.915     58.246     51.521    -11.55   126.066    111.952    111.452    109.189     -13.39   10.28

     INDNSIA    68.576     60.237     25.351     32.473     28.09    60.887     61.785     61.700     67.360      10.63    6.34

     ITALY      60.613     60.481     22.054     28.692     30.10    60.236     61.847     64.622     67.118      11.43    6.32

     INDIA      73.846     61.261     28.904     26.340     -8.87    72.212     61.722     63.023     58.697     -18.72    5.52

     BNGLDSH    67.969     57.305     28.923     19.700    -31.89    67.154     55.204     50.818     48.082     -28.40    4.53

     SRI LKA    18.791     18.799      8.674     10.013     15.44    17.080     18.662     19.241     20.138      17.90    1.90

     MEXICO     19.987     20.775      7.072      5.017    -29.06    21.905     20.025     19.262     18.720     -14.54    1.76

     PHIL R     19.932     18.391      9.986      6.623    -33.68    17.637     18.044     16.503     15.028     -14.79    1.41

     CAMBOD      6.161      8.752      3.463      3.859     11.42     6.608     10.053      9.488      9.148      38.44    0.86

     CHINA T     7.169      6.052      1.543      1.354    -12.24     5.927      6.040      5.979      5.863      -1.07    0.55


     _WTO     1211.365   1092.726    455.987    424.405     -6.93  1147.129   1071.823   1064.686   1061.144      -7.50   99.87

     _ASEAN    237.092    210.605    100.626     98.747     -1.87   217.402    209.076    206.903    208.726      -3.99   19.64

     _OECD     106.283    102.789     38.202     46.447     21.58   104.356    104.125    107.867    111.034       6.40   10.45

     _EU28     101.636     97.940     36.347     45.060     23.97    99.694     99.362    103.383    106.654       6.98   10.04

     _EU27     101.168     97.684     36.237     44.820     23.69    99.368     99.069    103.082    106.267       6.94   10.00

     _W HEMI    40.897     37.074     11.596     10.255    -11.56    39.814     36.890     36.730     35.733     -10.25    3.36

     _NAFTA     25.564     25.020      8.836      6.363    -27.99    26.995     24.219     23.292     22.546     -16.48    2.12

     _CAFTA      9.328      4.434      1.807      2.360     30.63     6.963      4.821      5.382      4.987     -28.38    0.47