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                                          |                                     |                              December 2, 2016
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2016 Data     |
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                                           Category  80:  SILK AND VEG. PRODUCTS
                                                    Data in Million $$$

                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    1814.649   1831.817   1586.884   1556.359     -1.92  1822.279   1833.532   1812.147   1801.292      -1.15  100.00

     CHINA P  1023.999    976.637    842.231    765.102     -9.16   977.624    917.900    904.637    899.508      -7.99   49.94

     VIETNAM    85.242    119.362    106.880    128.934     20.64   114.250    143.072    142.389    141.417      23.78    7.85

     INDIA     130.844    138.027    121.176    123.583      1.99   136.685    143.102    141.542    140.434       2.74    7.80

     ITALY     102.469    100.083     81.891     85.670      4.62    98.800    104.955    104.404    103.863       5.12    5.77

     ISRAEL     64.170     64.795     54.673     77.086     40.99    66.569     88.533     88.894     87.208      31.00    4.84

     INDNSIA    59.046     63.309     58.027     65.714     13.25    61.335     72.183     71.174     70.996      15.75    3.94

     BNGLDSH    58.090     61.618     56.478     62.527     10.71    62.490     69.089     67.745     67.667       8.28    3.76

     BELGIUM    27.623     25.462     20.588     19.449     -5.53    24.474     24.996     24.669     24.324      -0.61    1.35

     MEXICO     23.752     21.478     17.453     20.032     14.78    21.615     22.936     23.394     24.057      11.30    1.34

     PHIL R     25.518     26.276     25.249     19.787    -21.63    27.101     21.568     20.839     20.815     -23.20    1.16

     SRI LKA    20.509     18.603     17.527     18.069      3.09    18.451     19.263     19.295     19.145       3.76    1.06

     PORTUGL    18.591     21.414     18.790     13.239    -29.54    21.760     15.894     15.729     15.863     -27.10    0.88

     CHINA T    16.451     14.349     12.580     11.931     -5.16    14.067     13.651     13.332     13.700      -2.61    0.76

     GERMANY     3.715      8.139      7.369     11.032     49.71     7.799     12.555     12.266     11.802      51.33    0.66

     TURKEY      8.187     10.326      8.723      9.767     11.96     9.561     11.529     11.559     11.370      18.92    0.63

     HG KONG     6.682      6.875      5.735      5.452     -4.94     6.862      6.682      6.635      6.591      -3.94    0.37

     KOR REP     6.854      7.700      6.434      5.206    -19.09     7.942      6.555      6.421      6.472     -18.51    0.36

     CAMBOD      4.503     10.332      9.747      5.800    -40.49    10.333      5.821      6.163      6.385     -38.20    0.35

     PAKISTN     3.596      3.898      3.374      3.404      0.87     3.938      3.757      3.827      3.927      -0.29    0.22

     GUATMAL     1.598      6.069      5.014      2.107    -57.97     5.290      4.904      3.946      3.162     -40.22    0.18

     COLOMB      2.715      6.252      5.469      2.146    -60.76     5.980      3.313      3.114      2.929     -51.02    0.16


     _WTO     1812.169   1827.355   1582.792   1552.460     -1.92  1817.537   1829.153   1808.021   1797.023      -1.13   99.76

     _ASEAN    183.244    229.531    209.074    229.367      9.71   223.170    253.214    251.090    249.825      11.94   13.87

     _OECD     228.894    233.326    193.641    193.473     -0.09   229.741    236.257    234.229    233.158       1.49   12.94

     _EU28     217.089    216.397    178.406    179.868      0.82   212.788    220.169    218.738    217.858       2.38   12.09

     _EU27     216.620    215.748    177.933    179.423      0.84   212.243    219.534    218.096    217.239       2.35   12.06

     _W HEMI    50.852     59.464     49.868     44.415    -10.93    58.714     56.173     55.056     54.011      -8.01    3.00

     _NAFTA     33.210     31.222     25.953     27.935      7.64    31.515     32.218     32.559     33.204       5.36    1.84

     _CAFTA      9.791     15.557     13.691      8.919    -34.85    14.944     13.109     11.915     10.785     -27.83    0.60