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                                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category 831:  GLOVES / MITTENS, SILK / VEG BLEND
                                             Data in Dpr,  2.90 M2 per Dpr. 

                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      2773132   3310601    2327071    2328841      0.08   2970392    3282422    3270179    3312371      11.51  100.00

     CHINA P    1988273   2523067    1847848    1709667     -7.48   2307233    2434921    2386465    2384886       3.37   72.00

     KOR REP     491844    338766     204082     360522     76.66    327251     402400     438147     495206      51.32   14.95

     THAILND     125082    169570     113157      96846    -14.41    149838     153168     152284     153259       2.28    4.63

     PAKISTN      86888    143725      86568      88519      2.25     98403     158266     157419     145676      48.04    4.40

     HG KONG       5794     57005      15603       3905    -74.97     16225      45690      45307      45307     179.24    1.37

     INDNSIA      25929     22796      14252      25474     78.74     16593      28535      34498      34018     105.01    1.03


     _WTO       2773132   3310586    2327056    2328841      0.08   2970377    3282422    3270179    3312371      11.51  100.00

     _OECD       498016    346545     209946     365735     74.20    334068     410817     445763     502334      50.37   15.17

     _ASEAN      165378    201923     134847     135796      0.70    174721     199788     203605     202872      16.11    6.12