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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 Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                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      56.156     50.341     23.208     20.830    -10.24    49.299     48.818     48.208     47.963      -2.71  100.00

     CHINA P    28.267     26.865     11.590      8.758    -24.43    24.236     25.516     24.803     24.034      -0.83   50.11

     VIETNAM     5.564      5.809      3.737      4.564     22.12     5.553      5.587      6.135      6.636      19.52   13.84

     ITALY       5.290      3.855      1.682      2.477     47.22     4.595      4.083      4.422      4.649       1.17    9.69

     PHIL R      2.627      2.239      0.845      1.470     73.86     1.206      2.230      2.275      2.864     137.51    5.97

     INDIA       3.696      2.535      1.169      0.723    -38.11     3.728      2.500      2.542      2.090     -43.95    4.36

     INDNSIA     1.736      1.783      0.848      0.217    -74.45     1.679      1.733      1.514      1.151     -31.44    2.40

     BNGLDSH     0.810      0.708      0.486      0.306    -37.04     1.012      0.571      0.516      0.528     -47.83    1.10

     SRI LKA     0.653      0.887      0.587      0.104    -82.22     0.706      0.885      0.441      0.404     -42.84    0.84

     MEXICO      0.126      0.196      0.049      0.117    139.08     0.126      0.214      0.260      0.264     109.62    0.55

     CAMBOD      0.904      0.011      0.009      0.020    123.46     0.546      0.028      0.020      0.021     -96.09    0.04


     _WTO       55.919     50.268     23.173     20.742    -10.49    49.208     48.707     48.100     47.838      -2.79   99.74

     _ASEAN     10.918      9.890      5.440      6.276     15.36     9.029      9.628      9.993     10.726      18.79   22.36

     _EU28       9.290      7.225      3.020      3.771     24.88     8.297      7.493      7.807      7.976      -3.87   16.63

     _EU27       9.276      7.209      3.012      3.754     24.62     8.282      7.477      7.790      7.951      -3.99   16.58

     _OECD       9.343      7.250      3.290      3.706     12.64     8.471      7.394      7.478      7.666      -9.50   15.98

     _W HEMI     0.967      0.777      0.437      0.282    -35.34     0.897      0.787      0.624      0.623     -30.57    1.30

     _NAFTA      0.921      0.720      0.420      0.266    -36.69     0.844      0.733      0.564      0.566     -32.88    1.18