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                                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category 871:  HANDBAGS / FLATGOODS, SILK / VEG
                                             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      3676118   2754207    2366880    3653953     54.38   3036769    3020987    3558404    4041280      33.08  100.00

     CHINA P    3054522   2210845    1957673    3216581     64.31   2505426    2512105    3001474    3469753      38.49   85.86

     INDIA       444978    406812     307680     232368    -24.48    384696     329204     325259     331500     -13.83    8.20

     HG KONG      38167     17903      16575      61975    273.91     24073      29709      62800      63303     162.96    1.57

     ITALY        24038     34368      19584      38944     98.86     36026      56901      58511      53728      49.14    1.33

     MEXICO        6210      6530       5981      23305    289.65      8725      13630      18527      23854     173.40    0.59

     FRANCE       24000     23726      22420       4629    -79.35     24396       4166       5519       5935     -75.67    0.15


     _WTO       3675890   2753186    2366616    3653485     54.38   3036503    3019697    3557073    4040055      33.05   99.97

     _OECD        78196     69350      52180      72512     38.97     73889      85457      90055      89682      21.37    2.22

     _EU27        62898     65069      48152      53571     11.25     68822      69736      73511      70488       2.42    1.74

     _EU28        62898     65069      48152      53571     11.25     68822      69736      73511      70488       2.42    1.74

     _W HEMI      17476     16887      11111      34809    213.28     15804      26011      31735      40585     156.80    1.00

     _NAFTA        7093      6942       6140      27757    352.07      9010      15142      20700      28559     216.97    0.71

     _ASEAN       19747     11770       8795      23273    164.62     11287      19448      26172      26248     132.55    0.65