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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 $$$

                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    1814.649   1831.817   1694.590   1647.341     -2.79  1830.862   1812.147   1801.292   1784.568      -2.53  100.00

     CHINA P  1023.999    976.637    901.673    812.710     -9.87   981.938    904.637    899.508    887.674      -9.60   49.74

     INDIA     130.844    138.027    129.224    131.326      1.63   136.907    141.542    140.434    140.129       2.35    7.85

     VIETNAM    85.242    119.362    111.719    132.404     18.52   116.616    142.389    141.417    140.047      20.09    7.85

     ITALY     102.469    100.083     90.371     93.396      3.35    99.680    104.404    103.863    103.109       3.44    5.78

     ISRAEL     64.170     64.795     58.308     80.583     38.20    65.096     88.894     87.208     87.070      33.76    4.88

     INDNSIA    59.046     63.309     60.070     67.061     11.64    61.951     71.174     70.996     70.300      13.48    3.94

     BNGLDSH    58.090     61.618     57.737     64.081     10.99    61.652     67.745     67.667     67.963      10.24    3.81

     MEXICO     23.752     21.478     19.576     22.370     14.28    21.626     23.394     24.057     24.272      12.23    1.36

     BELGIUM    27.623     25.462     23.035     21.113     -8.35    24.790     24.669     24.324     23.540      -5.04    1.32

     PHIL R     25.518     26.276     25.589     20.219    -20.98    26.478     20.839     20.815     20.906     -21.04    1.17

     SRI LKA    20.509     18.603     18.097     18.483      2.13    18.760     19.295     19.145     18.989       1.22    1.06

     PORTUGL    18.591     21.414     19.283     13.855    -28.15    21.657     15.729     15.863     15.986     -26.18    0.90

     CHINA T    16.451     14.349     13.319     12.820     -3.74    14.049     13.332     13.700     13.850      -1.41    0.78

     GERMANY     3.715      8.139      7.757     12.294     58.49     7.977     12.266     11.802     12.676      58.91    0.71

     TURKEY      8.187     10.326      9.610     10.433      8.56    10.078     11.559     11.370     11.148      10.62    0.62

     HG KONG     6.682      6.875      6.102      6.157      0.91     6.696      6.635      6.591      6.930       3.49    0.39

     KOR REP     6.854      7.700      6.949      5.946    -14.44     7.400      6.421      6.472      6.697      -9.50    0.38

     CAMBOD      4.503     10.332      9.828      5.872    -40.25    10.367      6.163      6.385      6.376     -38.50    0.36

     PAKISTN     3.596      3.898      3.742      3.783      1.11     4.003      3.827      3.927      3.939      -1.58    0.22

     COLOMB      2.715      6.252      5.935      2.405    -59.48     6.310      3.114      2.929      2.722     -56.87    0.15


     _WTO     1812.169   1827.355   1690.235   1643.288     -2.78  1825.866   1808.021   1797.023   1780.407      -2.49   99.77

     _ASEAN    183.244    229.531    216.986    235.066      8.33   225.811    251.090    249.825    247.612       9.65   13.88

     _OECD     228.894    233.326    211.705    210.559     -0.54   231.061    234.229    233.158    232.180       0.48   13.01

     _EU28     217.089    216.397    195.468    195.169     -0.15   214.337    218.738    217.858    216.098       0.82   12.11

     _EU27     216.620    215.748    194.978    194.711     -0.14   213.779    218.096    217.239    215.482       0.80   12.07

     _W HEMI    50.852     59.464     55.265     48.860    -11.59    60.072     55.056     54.011     53.059     -11.67    2.97

     _NAFTA     33.210     31.222     28.778     31.256      8.61    31.481     32.559     33.204     33.701       7.05    1.89

     _CAFTA      9.791     15.557     14.835      9.494    -36.00    15.614     11.915     10.785     10.217     -34.57    0.57