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                                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category 870:  LUGGAGE, SILK / VEG. BLENDS
                                             Data in Kg.,  3.70 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     19481595  14586512   11882664   15575251     31.08  16250253   16067661   17071861   18279099      12.49  100.00

     CHINA P   17321306  12743930   10412139   13882047     33.33  14282331   14104129   15111338   16213838      13.52   88.70

     INDIA      1481942   1197863     909031     817971    -10.02   1240216    1144461    1079622    1106803     -10.76    6.06

     VIETNAM     221580    118231     111935     237621    112.28    135089     200129     213850     243917      80.56    1.33

     HG KONG     113960     84475      74744      89125     19.24    102754     115218     112724      98856      -3.79    0.54

     MEXICO       10716     58177      33983      71319    109.87     40066     108991     101617      95513     138.39    0.52

     HUNGARY        731        73         73      84321  115408.2        99      61930      70922      84321   85072.73    0.46

     CZECH        44545     86809      86809      83348     -3.99    128831      50043      72963      83348     -35.30    0.46

     JAPAN         6197     19967      10139      29179    187.79     12741      37904      39000      39007     206.15    0.21

     BNGLDSH      13519     26218      18616      31172     67.45     25946      34878      39316      38774      49.44    0.21

     THAILND       7506      8886       8290      35175    324.31     10141      24268      29979      35771     252.74    0.20

     FRANCE       13039     20654      11001      22451    104.08     11962      33558      33410      32104     168.38    0.18

     CHINA T      59856     74745      73069      26397    -63.87     77743      16001      28236      28073     -63.89    0.15

     ITALY        17408     25161      23266      25136      8.04     27445      38342      26262      27031      -1.51    0.15

     HONDURA          0       100        100      26427  26327.00       100      12241      21197      26427   26327.00    0.14

     PHIL R        7465     20775      19426       4721    -75.70     23333       6100       6070       6070     -73.99    0.03


     _WTO      19481563  14586472   11882637   15575220     31.08  16250214   16067616   17071790   18279055      12.49  100.00

     _OECD       146579    195155     176447     278410     57.79    237993     240081     262065     297118      24.84    1.63

     _ASEAN      298521    162787     154070     284908     84.92    198093     235184     257323     293625      48.23    1.61

     _EU27       125626    181381     164197     255876     55.83    220361     226062     246958     273060      23.91    1.49

     _EU28       125626    181381     164197     255876     55.83    220361     226062     246958     273060      23.91    1.49

     _W HEMI      24310     66012      39917     126602    217.16     50176     130333     132980     152697     204.32    0.84

     _NAFTA       18121     61506      36128      74475    106.14     44785     112763     105577      99853     122.96    0.55

     _CAFTA        1613      2584       2584      29915   1057.70      2681      14746      24557      29915    1015.81    0.16