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                                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category 838:  KNIT SHIRTS / BLOUSES, SILK / VEG
                                         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     207.924    199.430    175.075    135.966    -22.34   205.441    162.926    162.006    160.321     -21.96  100.00

     CHINA P   130.740    113.405     96.868     77.968    -19.51   113.449     97.638     96.481     94.505     -16.70   58.95

     VIETNAM    30.211     39.175     36.336     25.635    -29.45    42.341     28.656     28.366     28.474     -32.75   17.76

     INDNSIA     6.830     12.850     12.279     12.216     -0.51    12.998     12.740     12.566     12.787      -1.62    7.98

     ITALY       4.135      4.970      3.407      3.410      0.10     4.865      4.739      4.806      4.973       2.21    3.10

     INDIA       3.795      6.698      6.401      3.810    -40.47     7.497      4.247      4.186      4.107     -45.21    2.56

     PORTUGL     2.567      1.837      1.499      1.618      7.91     2.029      1.980      1.941      1.955      -3.64    1.22

     HAITI       0.001      1.911      1.911      1.466    -23.28     1.912      0.370      1.458      1.466     -23.32    0.91

     PHIL R      6.259      2.767      2.505      1.168    -53.38     2.789      1.490      1.488      1.430     -48.75    0.89

     HG KONG     1.046      1.185      0.928      1.124     21.18     0.978      1.405      1.403      1.381      41.18    0.86

     CAMBOD      4.496      2.701      2.421      0.905    -62.64     2.494      1.324      1.315      1.184     -52.52    0.74

     TURKEY      1.226      1.290      1.010      0.614    -39.15     1.382      1.048      0.879      0.895     -35.23    0.56

     BNGLDSH     0.659      0.146      0.138      0.607    338.51     0.140      0.564      0.616      0.614     339.45    0.38

     SRI LKA     0.308      0.254      0.126      0.457    261.60     0.143      0.587      0.590      0.585     308.84    0.36

     MEXICO      1.331      0.186      0.164      0.504    207.33     0.583      0.475      0.511      0.526      -9.73    0.33

     GUATMAL     4.926      1.461      1.428      0.375    -73.73     3.011      0.477      0.405      0.408     -86.45    0.25

     PAKISTN     0.455      0.253      0.219      0.094    -57.31     0.302      0.164      0.160      0.127     -57.92    0.08

     NICARAG     3.931      3.008      2.994      0.009    -99.70     3.126      0.028      0.018      0.024     -99.24    0.01


     _WTO      207.922    199.222    174.867    135.949    -22.26   205.232    162.907    161.988    160.303     -21.89   99.99

     _ASEAN     48.468     57.545     53.593     40.344    -24.72    60.685     44.612     44.137     44.296     -27.01   27.63

     _OECD       9.628      9.943      7.437      6.769     -8.99    10.191      9.288      9.094      9.274      -8.99    5.78

     _EU28       8.517      9.242      6.972      6.035    -13.45     9.401      8.251      8.173      8.304     -11.67    5.18

     _EU27       8.487      9.085      6.836      5.958    -12.84     9.261      8.159      8.076      8.207     -11.39    5.12

     _W HEMI    11.204      7.291      7.086      3.000    -57.67     9.370      2.229      3.291      3.204     -65.80    2.00

     _CBI        0.001      1.911      1.911      1.469    -23.13     1.912      0.373      1.461      1.469     -23.17    0.92

     _CAFTA      9.440      4.754      4.633      0.594    -87.17     6.385      0.887      0.832      0.715     -88.80    0.45

     _NAFTA      1.439      0.343      0.288      0.633    119.76     0.720      0.699      0.693      0.688      -4.42    0.43

     _SUB-SAH    0.051      0.309      0.306      0.015    -95.20     0.327      0.032      0.027      0.018     -94.61    0.01