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                                          |                                     |                               January 3, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 11/2016 Data     |
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                                           Category  82:  SILK / VEG. NON-APPAREL 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     566.760    582.882    535.787    509.855     -4.84   583.189    573.997    563.553    556.950      -4.50  100.00

     CHINA P   253.801    273.225    252.430    221.206    -12.37   272.849    252.549    247.090    242.001     -11.31   43.45

     ISRAEL     63.457     63.404     57.075     79.382     39.08    63.849     87.548     85.915     85.710      34.24   15.39

     INDIA      79.548     76.163     70.393     60.314    -14.32    76.691     68.527     67.011     66.084     -13.83   11.87

     ITALY      43.860     43.102     39.594     38.705     -2.24    42.685     42.600     41.960     42.213      -1.11    7.58

     BELGIUM    26.584     24.525     22.173     20.282     -8.53    23.797     23.635     23.361     22.634      -4.89    4.06

     GERMANY     2.501      7.170      6.908     11.265     63.08     7.042     11.065     10.651     11.527      63.69    2.07

     PORTUGL    12.315     13.679     12.156      8.471    -30.31    13.983      9.945      9.996      9.995     -28.52    1.79

     CHINA T     9.148      7.110      6.694      6.232     -6.91     7.188      6.528      6.744      6.647      -7.52    1.19

     KOR REP     5.203      5.648      5.020      4.277    -14.79     5.398      4.942      4.845      4.905      -9.12    0.88

     MEXICO      8.473      3.357      3.190      4.252     33.32     3.868      3.974      4.266      4.420      14.26    0.79

     VIETNAM     1.950      3.907      3.718      2.659    -28.49     3.818      3.033      2.781      2.848     -25.40    0.51

     PAKISTN     1.271      1.840      1.792      1.261    -29.61     1.887      1.392      1.393      1.309     -30.61    0.24

     INDNSIA     0.777      0.681      0.594      0.840     41.31     0.630      0.889      0.891      0.926      46.97    0.17


     _WTO      564.817    579.384    532.291    506.870     -4.78   579.135    571.176    560.555    553.963      -4.35   99.46

     _OECD     126.947    130.920    119.265    113.846     -4.54   129.523    127.104    125.667    125.500      -3.11   22.53

     _EU28     116.254    118.240    107.904    102.998     -4.55   117.356    114.989    113.515    113.335      -3.43   20.35

     _EU27     116.070    118.177    107.840    102.998     -4.49   117.229    114.988    113.515    113.334      -3.32   20.35

     _W HEMI    15.537     12.349     11.632     11.355     -2.39    13.009     11.811     11.785     12.071      -7.21    2.17

     _NAFTA     12.735      8.242      7.779      8.095      4.05     8.875      7.973      8.273      8.557      -3.58    1.54

     _ASEAN      6.141      8.951      8.352      7.432    -11.01     8.867      8.606      8.120      8.031      -9.42    1.44