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                                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category 843:  M/B SUITS, 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       4.171      4.539      3.776      4.090      8.29     4.586      5.033      4.826      4.852       5.79  100.00

     CHINA P     2.198      2.398      2.192      2.370      8.16     2.521      2.698      2.567      2.577       2.21   53.11


     _WTO        4.167      4.539      3.776      4.089      8.29     4.583      5.033      4.826      4.851       5.86   99.99