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                                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category 810:  WOVEN FAB, SILK BLD/N-COT VEG FIB
                                             Data in M2.,  1.00 M2 per M2.. 

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  9/2017
   Country      2015       2016       9/2016     9/2017  % Change    9/2016     7/2017     8/2017     9/2017   % Change % Share


     WORLD     31353862  26728777   20301452   19665487     -3.13  27031419   26992478   26745965   26092812      -3.47  100.00

     CHINA P   18359032  13809851   10270685    9248511     -9.95  14191864   13705515   13312159   12787677      -9.89   49.01

     INDNSIA    2981765   2805931    1989829    3477497     74.76   2524033    3736309    4004665    4293599      70.11   16.46

     INDIA      1543754   2839142    2373298    1436138    -39.49   2712570    2519663    2213615    1901982     -29.88    7.29

     BELGIUM    1951526   1593366    1284434    1106042    -13.89   1832472    1391357    1393955    1414974     -22.78    5.42

     ITALY      1107213   1047804     754835     678560    -10.10   1061606     994534     990125     971529      -8.48    3.72

     BELARUS    1285643   1086877     963653     800877    -16.89    989574     973292     998798     924101      -6.62    3.54

     KOR REP    1003979    756502     591452     502004    -15.12    886818     691723     698846     667054     -24.78    2.56


     _WTO      30067628  25641863   19337762   18863716     -2.45  26041753   26018361   25746342   25167817      -3.36   96.45

     _OECD      5944508   4962657    3748839    3543369     -5.48   5390660    4685679    4810500    4757187     -11.75   18.23

     _ASEAN     3130142   2940907    2096242    3588630     71.19   2665656    3886017    4146634    4433295      66.31   16.99

     _EU27      4725228   3946465    2968188    2878848     -3.01   4287776    3754738    3868052    3857125     -10.04   14.78

     _EU28      4745832   3946465    2968188    2878848     -3.01   4287776    3754738    3868052    3857125     -10.04   14.78

     _W HEMI     587864    410915     328517     486530     48.10    444641     513065     516081     568928      27.95    2.18