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                                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category 835:  W/G COATS, SILK / VEG BLENDS
                                         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      52.401     56.159     49.976     42.575    -14.81    57.415     50.986     49.856     48.759     -15.08  100.00

     CHINA P    26.883     28.267     24.737     22.120    -10.58    29.117     26.655     26.092     25.650     -11.91   52.61

     VIETNAM     6.429      5.564      5.519      5.628      1.98     5.755      5.782      5.703      5.674      -1.41   11.64

     ITALY       4.348      5.290      4.379      3.002    -31.45     5.735      4.359      4.047      3.913     -31.77    8.03

     INDIA       4.487      3.696      3.600      2.372    -34.12     3.835      2.863      2.699      2.468     -35.65    5.06

     PHIL R      2.226      2.627      2.620      1.999    -23.71     2.802      1.873      2.008      2.006     -28.41    4.11

     INDNSIA     1.952      1.736      1.705      1.699     -0.37     1.705      1.658      1.672      1.729       1.40    3.55

     SRI LKA     0.064      0.653      0.644      0.835     29.69     0.646      0.864      0.864      0.844      30.68    1.73

     BNGLDSH     0.428      0.810      0.767      0.633    -17.45     0.777      0.903      0.903      0.676     -13.05    1.39

     MEXICO      0.020      0.126      0.116      0.183     57.16     0.124      0.133      0.175      0.192      55.41    0.39

     CAMBOD      0.000      0.904      0.904      0.010    -98.93     0.904      0.009      0.009      0.010     -98.93    0.02


     _WTO       52.274     55.919     49.776     42.516    -14.58    57.206     50.887     49.758     48.660     -14.94   99.80

     _ASEAN     10.672     10.918     10.832      9.381    -13.40    11.263      9.335      9.427      9.467     -15.95   19.42

     _EU28       7.582      9.290      7.264      5.391    -25.78     9.351      8.001      7.586      7.417     -20.68   15.21

     _OECD       7.739      9.343      7.517      5.583    -25.73     9.468      7.988      7.586      7.409     -21.75   15.20

     _EU27       7.543      9.276      7.253      5.376    -25.87     9.338      7.987      7.570      7.400     -20.75   15.18

     _W HEMI     0.775      0.967      0.878      0.720    -18.02     0.989      0.895      0.848      0.809     -18.21    1.66

     _NAFTA      0.714      0.921      0.843      0.678    -19.50     0.938      0.847      0.794      0.756     -19.38    1.55