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                                          |                                     |                              December 2, 2016
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2016 Data     |
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                                           Category 871:  HANDBAGS / FLATGOODS, SILK / VEG
                                             Data in Kg.,  3.70 M2 per Kg.. 

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE 10/2016
   Country      2014       2015      10/2015    10/2016  % Change   10/2015     8/2016     9/2016    10/2016   % Change % Share


     WORLD      3425510   3683285    3203813    2503301    -21.86   3731494    3310568    3039763    2982773     -20.06  100.00

     CHINA P    2827816   3060472    2673343    2054688    -23.14   3087234    2761197    2509216    2441817     -20.91   81.86

     INDIA       393157    445983     376261     328994    -12.56    464124     403880     384863     398716     -14.09   13.37

     ITALY        49459     22609      14986      33747    125.19     16659      29752      34493      41370     148.33    1.39

     FRANCE       14005     24036      22505      22732      1.01     23770      24828      24391      24263       2.07    0.81

     HG KONG      35647     38167      33580      17063    -49.19     45408      24110      24561      21650     -52.32    0.73


     _WTO       3425506   3683018    3203548    2503037    -21.87   3731229    3310335    3039497    2982507     -20.07   99.99

     _OECD        79205     76884      65470      66746      1.95     69902      68690      72438      78160      11.81    2.62

     _EU27        73421     61591      51026      62692     22.86     54777      63261      67371      73257      33.74    2.46

     _EU28        73421     61591      51026      62692     22.86     54777      63261      67371      73257      33.74    2.46