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                                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category 859:  OTHER SILK / NON-COT. VEG APPAREL
                                         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     206.483    201.558    154.901    169.097      9.16   203.351    213.394    214.081    215.754       6.10  100.00

     CHINA P   122.183    111.453     86.883     97.101     11.76   113.678    119.581    120.941    121.671       7.03   56.39

     ITALY      14.845     15.195     10.391     10.924      5.13    15.215     15.875     15.646     15.728       3.37    7.29

     VIETNAM    14.021     17.065     13.775     11.818    -14.21    16.908     15.104     14.172     15.107     -10.65    7.00

     MEXICO      7.603     11.565      7.285     10.228     40.40    10.021     15.053     14.942     14.507      44.78    6.72

     BNGLDSH    10.076     13.718     11.542     11.326     -1.87    14.463     13.265     13.482     13.502      -6.64    6.26

     INDIA       5.705      5.278      4.122      3.975     -3.56     5.521      5.256      5.373      5.131      -7.06    2.38

     CHINA T     4.740      5.320      4.235      3.171    -25.11     5.123      4.166      4.303      4.257     -16.91    1.97

     U KING      1.172      2.016      1.344      1.575     17.20     1.696      2.038      2.121      2.247      32.47    1.04

     CAMBOD      0.676      0.774      0.692      2.149    210.38     0.945      1.861      2.056      2.231     136.16    1.03

     COLOMB      5.654      1.557      1.245      1.683     35.25     2.122      1.727      1.849      1.995      -5.98    0.92

     INDNSIA     1.760      1.932      1.773      1.813      2.29     1.955      2.004      1.979      1.973       0.94    0.91

     HG KONG     1.137      0.963      0.623      1.317    111.38     0.819      1.617      1.639      1.657     102.22    0.77

     CANADA      1.447      1.875      1.359      1.084    -20.26     1.801      1.735      1.651      1.599     -11.20    0.74

     FRANCE      1.529      1.576      1.185      1.081     -8.77     1.580      1.564      1.512      1.472      -6.84    0.68

     TURKEY      0.629      0.849      0.657      0.697      6.08     0.784      0.874      0.872      0.889      13.29    0.41

     PHIL R      1.694      0.607      0.451      0.725     60.62     0.482      0.859      0.836      0.881      82.86    0.41

     SRI LKA     1.361      0.644      0.465      0.475      2.03     0.732      0.660      0.617      0.653     -10.70    0.30

     BELGIUM     0.709      0.658      0.473      0.428     -9.53     0.795      0.624      0.626      0.613     -22.83    0.28

     AUSTRAL     0.187      0.145      0.091      0.468    412.73     0.175      0.516      0.510      0.522     198.47    0.24

     THAILND     0.344      0.247      0.226      0.426     88.52     0.346      0.370      0.503      0.447      29.22    0.21

     PAKISTN     0.475      0.474      0.348      0.304    -12.63     0.446      0.430      0.427      0.430      -3.72    0.20

     POLAND      0.128      0.350      0.257      0.314     22.27     0.296      0.443      0.443      0.407      37.45    0.19

     KOR REP     0.396      0.256      0.173      0.268     54.43     0.238      0.340      0.348      0.350      47.17    0.16

     DOM REP     0.509      0.438      0.340      0.227    -33.08     0.426      0.328      0.340      0.326     -23.51    0.15

     SALVADR     0.217      0.241      0.212      0.250     17.81     0.242      0.270      0.257      0.279      15.48    0.13

     GUATMAL     0.271      0.296      0.215      0.168    -21.73     0.257      0.329      0.234      0.249      -3.38    0.12

     BURMA       0.005      0.068      0.007      0.037    431.92     0.008      0.087      0.097      0.098    1061.42    0.05

     HONDURA     1.275      0.342      0.335      0.021    -93.78     0.678      0.042      0.028      0.028     -95.91    0.01


     _WTO      206.434    201.466    154.826    168.985      9.15   203.258    213.267    213.959    215.626       6.08   99.94

     _OECD      22.654     24.639     17.225     18.313      6.31    24.336     25.683     25.354     25.727       5.72   11.92

     _EU28      20.885     22.386     15.492     16.453      6.20    22.111     23.284     22.977     23.347       5.59   10.82

     _EU27      20.808     22.261     15.371     16.437      6.93    21.931     23.265     22.960     23.326       6.36   10.81

     _ASEAN     18.533     20.784     16.980     16.973     -0.04    20.703     20.344     19.683     20.777       0.36    9.63

     _W HEMI    18.051     17.073     11.596     14.125     21.81    16.462     20.104     19.926     19.602      19.07    9.09

     _NAFTA      9.050     13.439      8.644     11.312     30.86    11.822     16.788     16.594     16.107      36.25    7.47

     _CAFTA      2.378      1.600      1.301      0.752    -42.18     1.807      1.175      1.049      1.051     -41.82    0.49