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                                          |                                     |                               January 3, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 11/2016 Data     |
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                                           Category  80:  SILK AND VEG. PRODUCTS
                                                    Data in Million SME

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE 11/2016
   Country      2014       2015      11/2015    11/2016  % Change   11/2015     9/2016    10/2016    11/2016   % Change % Share


     WORLD     789.873    793.679    730.129    777.438      6.48   791.065    842.682    842.363    840.988       6.31  100.00

     CHINA P   407.431    419.693    386.617    370.825     -4.08   418.870    405.118    405.806    403.901      -3.57   48.03

     ISRAEL    117.564    116.751    104.473    156.141     49.46   116.460    169.469    168.073    168.419      44.61   20.03

     INDIA      89.288     53.861     50.093     46.503     -7.17    54.010     51.578     51.304     50.271      -6.92    5.98

     VIETNAM    27.613     39.020     36.467     36.309     -0.43    38.305     40.402     39.864     38.862       1.45    4.62

     ITALY      28.364     31.803     31.161     37.556     20.52    31.705     38.122     38.046     38.197      20.48    4.54

     PORTUGL    27.607     30.948     27.091     19.525    -27.93    31.372     23.740     23.772     23.382     -25.47    2.78

     BNGLDSH    18.526     18.126     16.625     19.005     14.31    17.905     20.222     20.235     20.505      14.52    2.44

     INDNSIA    15.109     15.343     14.294     16.854     17.91    14.900     17.297     17.803     17.903      20.15    2.13

     GERMANY     1.901      7.839      7.631     16.370    114.54     7.665     15.744     15.322     16.579     116.30    1.97

     MEXICO      4.804      6.853      5.916     11.128     88.11     6.398     10.502     11.256     12.065      88.57    1.43

     CHINA T    10.362      8.386      7.902      8.138      2.99     8.396      8.215      8.399      8.622       2.70    1.03

     KOR REP     3.211      3.741      3.344      3.040     -9.08     3.506      2.922      2.941      3.437      -1.96    0.41

     PHIL R      3.907      4.045      3.938      2.539    -35.52     4.087      2.574      2.606      2.646     -35.27    0.31

     SRI LKA     4.386      3.171      3.091      2.478    -19.85     3.192      2.680      2.622      2.557     -19.88    0.30

     PAKISTN     4.353      3.983      3.873      2.361    -39.06     4.428      2.754      2.688      2.470     -44.22    0.29

     HG KONG     1.723      1.877      1.708      2.172     27.16     1.845      1.976      2.343      2.341      26.87    0.28

     BELGIUM     2.535      2.529      2.285      2.029    -11.20     2.435      2.362      2.341      2.273      -6.66    0.27

     CAMBOD      1.238      2.918      2.671      1.878    -29.69     2.986      2.094      2.142      2.125     -28.84    0.25

     TURKEY      1.246      1.328      1.188      1.563     31.56     1.248      1.690      1.693      1.703      36.47    0.20

     COLOMB      0.639      1.889      1.804      0.552    -69.39     1.871      0.786      0.725      0.637     -65.96    0.08


     _WTO      788.953    792.142    728.612    776.175      6.53   789.280    841.499    841.078    839.705       6.39   99.85

     _OECD      70.567     84.860     78.626     86.750     10.33    84.300     92.058     91.686     92.984      10.30   11.06

     _EU28      67.286     81.139     75.402     82.644      9.60    81.016     88.045     87.585     88.380       9.09   10.51

     _EU27      67.222     81.094     75.362     82.621      9.63    80.955     88.014     87.557     88.354       9.14   10.51

     _ASEAN     49.454     62.582     58.538     58.971      0.74    61.581     63.740     63.857     63.014       2.33    7.49

     _W HEMI    11.014     15.012     13.562     17.252     27.21    14.524     17.804     18.180     18.701      28.77    2.22

     _NAFTA      5.715      7.601      6.618     12.014     81.53     7.171     11.425     12.171     12.997      81.24    1.55

     _CAFTA      4.051      4.581      4.319      3.116    -27.86     4.571      3.814      3.533      3.378     -26.11    0.40