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                                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category 810:  WOVEN FAB, SILK BLD/N-COT VEG FIB
                                         Data in Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                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     137.165    117.220     88.646     83.191     -6.15   122.752    112.956    112.060    111.765      -8.95  100.00

     CHINA P    42.216     32.092     23.566     21.192    -10.07    33.762     30.620     29.831     29.718     -11.98   26.59

     BELGIUM    22.729     19.796     15.490     14.580     -5.87    21.710     18.455     18.593     18.886     -13.00   16.90

     ITALY      20.769     19.532     14.478     13.131     -9.30    20.099     18.531     18.366     18.185      -9.52   16.27

     INDIA      14.480     14.601     11.329      9.322    -17.71    14.522     13.725     13.229     12.594     -13.28   11.27

     KOR REP     4.119      3.054      2.455      2.006    -18.27     3.719      2.741      2.706      2.605     -29.94    2.33

     BELARUS     3.305      2.883      2.615      1.805    -30.98     2.710      2.257      2.323      2.073     -23.52    1.85

     INDNSIA     0.421      0.351      0.247      0.495    100.57     0.317      0.498      0.532      0.599      88.81    0.54


     _WTO      133.809    114.335     86.029     81.385     -5.40   120.031    110.698    109.736    109.691      -8.61   98.14

     _OECD      66.787     59.357     44.756     43.284     -3.29    62.914     57.042     57.442     57.885      -7.99   51.79

     _EU27      59.940     53.204     39.988     38.959     -2.57    56.225     51.169     51.577     52.175      -7.20   46.68

     _EU28      60.003     53.204     39.988     38.959     -2.57    56.225     51.169     51.577     52.175      -7.20   46.68

     _ASEAN      3.486      3.323      2.463      3.018     22.52     3.457      3.902      3.777      3.878      12.19    3.47

     _W HEMI     4.437      2.527      2.028      2.440     20.31     2.859      2.921      2.836      2.938       2.77    2.63