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                                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category 871:  HANDBAGS / FLATGOODS, 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      45.621     28.994     24.510     36.560     49.16    33.901     32.765     37.558     41.044      21.07  100.00

     CHINA P    31.679     18.590     16.230     26.001     60.20    22.467     22.058     25.572     28.361      26.24   69.10

     ITALY       2.796      1.986      1.671      2.757     65.02     2.529      2.526      2.875      3.072      21.47    7.48

     INDIA       3.989      3.460      2.680      2.252    -15.95     3.375      2.969      2.942      3.033     -10.15    7.39

     FRANCE      3.764      2.992      2.268      1.877    -17.24     3.173      2.197      2.415      2.601     -18.03    6.34

     HG KONG     0.421      0.236      0.214      0.633    195.65     0.294      0.348      0.633      0.655     122.95    1.60

     MEXICO      0.164      0.066      0.059      0.283    380.60     0.147      0.194      0.243      0.290      97.66    0.71


     _WTO       45.604     28.944     24.487     36.550     49.26    33.877     32.727     37.518     41.007      21.05   99.91

     _OECD       7.681      5.468      4.377      6.168     40.93     6.302      6.070      6.804      7.260      15.19   17.69

     _EU27       7.214      5.388      4.306      5.213     21.06     6.213      5.231      5.872      6.295       1.32   15.34

     _EU28       7.214      5.388      4.306      5.213     21.06     6.213      5.231      5.872      6.295       1.32   15.34

     _W HEMI     0.404      0.261      0.202      0.576    185.46     0.345      0.502      0.559      0.636      84.10    1.55

     _ASEAN      0.509      0.407      0.350      0.480     36.85     0.423      0.377      0.533      0.536      26.62    1.31

     _NAFTA      0.196      0.085      0.069      0.333    379.25     0.177      0.238      0.292      0.349      97.06    0.85