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                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  3/2018 Data     |
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                                           Category 842:  SKIRTS, 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      16.696     14.918      6.718      6.253     -6.92    15.904     14.510     14.397     14.453      -9.12  100.00

     CHINA P     7.458      6.083      2.762      3.090     11.87     6.348      5.624      6.175      6.411       0.99   44.36

     PHIL R      1.075      1.519      0.800      0.440    -44.98     1.222      1.393      1.242      1.159      -5.15    8.02

     INDIA       1.078      1.240      0.431      0.291    -32.40     1.361      1.239      1.270      1.100     -19.14    7.61

     VIETNAM     1.684      0.788      0.313      0.424     35.37     0.911      0.820      0.887      0.899      -1.31    6.22

     INDNSIA     1.359      0.698      0.270      0.408     51.15     1.336      0.694      0.728      0.836     -37.43    5.78

     CAMBOD      0.026      1.044      1.044      0.042    -96.02     1.070      1.084      0.364      0.042     -96.12    0.29


     _WTO       16.651     14.898      6.710      6.250     -6.85    15.876     14.489     14.378     14.438      -9.06   99.89

     _ASEAN      4.253      4.093      2.434      1.431    -41.23     4.580      4.031      3.260      3.089     -32.54   21.37

     _EU28       2.531      2.472      0.740      1.150     55.27     2.467      2.653      2.732      2.881      16.77   19.93

     _EU27       2.527      2.461      0.732      1.140     55.85     2.455      2.640      2.721      2.870      16.91   19.86

     _OECD       2.403      2.417      0.722      1.115     54.31     2.310      2.564      2.672      2.809      21.61   19.44