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                                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category 858:  NECKWEAR, SILK / VEG BLENDS
                                             Data in Kg.,  6.60 M2 per Kg.. 

                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       426476    345857     268964     182721    -32.06    371021     273857     251547     259614     -30.03  100.00

     CHINA P     405257    322332     251135     167266    -33.40    348786     252828     229914     238463     -31.63   91.85

     ITALY        14103     17035      13802      12427     -9.96     16627      15560      15960      15660      -5.82    6.03


     _WTO        426476    345810     268917     182721    -32.05    370974     273810     251500     259614     -30.02  100.00

     _OECD        19555     21010      16791      14592    -13.10     20814      18429      19102      18811      -9.62    7.25

     _EU27        17108     19411      15503      14320     -7.63     19003      17958      18531      18228      -4.08    7.02

     _EU28        17108     19411      15503      14320     -7.63     19003      17958      18531      18228      -4.08    7.02