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                                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category 835:  W/G COATS, SILK / VEG BLENDS
                                             Data in Doz, 34.50 M2 per Doz. 

                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       277273    331841     293808     240510    -18.14    335191     292841     290852     278543     -16.90  100.00

     CHINA P     168149    174391     148483     154001      3.72    182231     179968     183785     179909      -1.27   64.59

     VIETNAM      55690     34075      33769      30200    -10.57     34383      32053      30823      30506     -11.28   10.95

     ITALY         7065     56360      48931      11099    -77.32     52074      27058      22124      18528     -64.42    6.65

     INDNSIA       8995      8710       8307      11437     37.68      8308      11501      11550      11840      42.51    4.25

     INDIA        18552     14624      14114       9736    -31.02     15020      10630      10476      10246     -31.78    3.68

     PHIL R        5829      6953       6945       5703    -17.88      7755       5379       5714       5711     -26.36    2.05

     BNGLDSH       3595      9370       9170       4575    -50.11      9182       9304       9304       4775     -48.00    1.71

     MEXICO         336      2314       2177       2777     27.56      2326       2112       2572       2914      25.28    1.05

     SRI LKA        205      2063       2037       2869     40.84      2045       2927       2927       2895      41.56    1.04

     CAMBOD           0     11479      11479         32    -99.72     11479         30         30         32     -99.72    0.01


     _WTO        277181    331603     293662     240325    -18.16    335042     292563     290572     278266     -16.95   99.90

     _ASEAN       70651     61716      60996      47434    -22.23     62431      49008      48171      48154     -22.87   17.29

     _EU28        11785     62505      53272      14763    -72.29     57695      32915      27834      23996     -58.41    8.61

     _EU27        11730     62486      53259      14743    -72.32     57680      32891      27809      23970     -58.44    8.61

     _OECD        11522     61859      52862      14826    -71.95     57008      32529      27486      23823     -58.21    8.55

     _W HEMI       1398      3212       2906       3418     17.62      3238       3043       3441       3724      15.01    1.34

     _NAFTA        1127      2937       2714       3204     18.05      3004       2736       3118       3427      14.08    1.23