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  ___________                             |                                     |                             October 4, 2019
 |           |                            |        US EXPORT MARKETS            |
 |  NICARAG  |                            |       By Country,  8/2019 Data      |
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                                                  Data in thousand dollars

                                   Calendar Years                  Year-to-Date                  Year-Endings        YE  8/2019
 Group                    2015      2016      2017      2018     8/2018    8/2019  % Change    8/2018    8/2019  % Change % Share

TEXTILES & APPAREL       245473    282369    335987    463782    267061    344105     28.85    384627    540826    40.61    2.31
TOTAL APPAREL             63630    109915    159518    228731    110529    169072     52.97    169517    287274    69.47    4.62
TEXTILE MILL PRODUCTS    181842    172454    176469    235052    156532    175033     11.82    215110    253552    17.87    1.48
Total Yarn                 1482      2278      2166      4879      2615      4243     62.22      3293      6506    97.54    0.15
Total Fabric             171727    158043    166482    225510    150546    167681     11.38    206656    242646    17.42    2.70
Total Made-Up Arts         8633     12134      7820      4663      3371      3109     -7.76      5160      4401   -14.71    0.12


Apparel:
M & B Trousers, Shorts      225       305       369       297       221       160    -27.79       374       235   -37.03    0.07
M & B Woven Shirts          139        60        69        50        32       100    212.89        53       119   123.14    0.09


W & G Slacks,Shorts,Pan     421       431       374       262       183       267     46.41       320       347     8.33    0.09
W & G Woven Shirts          312       224       475       492       335       721    114.98       531       878    65.37    0.46


Underwear exc fnd grmts     505       412       521       393       202       275     35.85       348       465    33.71    0.16
Foundation Garments         204        62       141       141       129       115    -11.48       173       126   -27.07    0.04
Gloves                      128       138       193       201       106       133     25.10       163       228    39.84    0.22
Accessories                1317       731       591       244       191       220     15.30       223       273    22.57    0.12
Infants wear                229       288       355       113        37       109    199.62       181       186     2.71    0.21
Other Apparel             59149    106691    155716    226119    108753    166726     53.31    166433    284091    70.69   17.90


Yarn:
Filament Yarn               713       812       669      1918       918       747    -18.57      1097      1747    59.32    0.14
Spun Yrns & Thread          647       474      1312      2698      1460      3442    135.79      1939      4680   141.29    0.23


Fabric:
Cotton Broadwoven Fabs    40941     35297     40869     57571     39816     49541     24.42     54930     67295    22.51   13.47
MMF Broadwoven Fabs       34507     34217     37437     50791     31818     36205     13.79     44395     55178    24.29    4.93
Knit & Knit Pile Fabs     64255     57658     49770     69792     47427     53888     13.62     62701     76253    21.61    9.17
Felts & Other Non-Woven     469       878       962      1152       936       758    -19.05       985       973    -1.22    0.04
Speclty & Indstrl Fabs    30811     29550     37295     46164     30508     27209    -10.81     43603     42865    -1.69    1.00


Made-up and Misc.:
Cordage, twine, etc.        560       555       513       452       307       161    -47.63       417       305   -26.80    0.13
Floor Coverings             358      1225       488       424       331       262    -20.78       401       355   -11.45    0.04
Bedroom Furnishings        1103      1260       837       737       565       376    -33.47       763       548   -28.21    0.13
Bathroom Furnishings        225       117       193       300       211        38    -81.79       259       127   -50.82    0.27
Other Made-Up Articles     6001      8349      5390      2630      1849      2177     17.73      3124      2958    -5.33    0.15