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                                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category  81:  SILK AND VEG. APPAREL
                                                    Data in Million $$$

                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    1247.516   1212.809   1027.948    922.266    -10.28  1236.202   1109.186   1106.859   1107.127     -10.44  100.00

     CHINA P   702.917    634.078    527.778    474.934    -10.01   650.533    582.329    581.687    581.234     -10.65   52.50

     VIETNAM   115.588    135.633    122.677    103.951    -15.26   139.414    117.483    116.395    116.907     -16.14   10.56

     INDIA      62.111     73.846     66.272     54.823    -17.28    72.800     63.000     62.832     62.397     -14.29    5.64

     BNGLDSH    61.137     67.969     60.186     52.507    -12.76    67.230     60.063     60.439     60.290     -10.32    5.45

     INDNSIA    62.626     68.576     63.599     54.751    -13.91    70.277     59.875     59.571     59.728     -15.01    5.39

     ITALY      56.806     60.655     45.679     44.674     -2.20    61.707     59.901     59.318     59.650      -3.33    5.39

     MEXICO     18.136     19.920     14.251     15.873     11.38    19.413     22.340     22.061     21.542      10.97    1.95

     PHIL R     25.579     19.932     18.791     16.880    -10.17    19.867     18.012     18.124     18.020      -9.29    1.63

     SRI LKA    18.393     18.791     17.781     16.090     -9.51    19.253     17.154     17.110     17.099     -11.18    1.54

     CAMBOD     10.134      6.161      5.465      7.205     31.84     6.056      7.796      7.975      7.901      30.47    0.71

     CHINA T     7.247      7.169      5.595      4.536    -18.92     6.775      5.885      6.016      6.111      -9.80    0.55

     KOR REP     1.998      1.807      1.042      1.990     91.06     1.470      2.559      2.633      2.756      87.53    0.25


     _WTO     1246.552   1211.674   1026.984    921.257    -10.29  1234.912   1108.075   1105.713   1105.946     -10.44   99.89

     _ASEAN    220.346    237.093    216.819    189.516    -12.59   242.587    209.860    208.892    209.789     -13.52   18.95

     _OECD     101.955    106.324     81.073     78.084     -3.69   107.023    103.758    102.306    103.336      -3.45    9.33

     _EU28      97.686    101.678     77.592     73.263     -5.58   103.599     98.215     96.946     97.349      -6.03    8.79

     _EU27      97.103    101.210     77.157     73.084     -5.28   102.958     97.994     96.721     97.138      -5.65    8.77

     _W HEMI    47.020     40.830     31.438     28.088    -10.66    43.245     37.439     37.939     37.480     -13.33    3.39

     _NAFTA     22.997     25.497     18.514     19.478      5.21    24.630     27.579     26.997     26.461       7.43    2.39

     _CAFTA     14.913      9.328      7.955      3.732    -53.09    11.123      5.436      5.212      5.104     -54.11    0.46