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  ___________                             |                                     |                                 May 9, 2019
 |           |                            |        US EXPORT MARKETS            |
 |  C RICA   |                            |       By Country,  3/2019 Data      |
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                                                  Data in thousand dollars

                                   Calendar Years                  Year-to-Date                  Year-Endings        YE  3/2019
 Group                    2015      2016      2017      2018     3/2018    3/2019  % Change    3/2018    3/2019  % Change % Share

TEXTILES & APPAREL       137291    123211    123305    138680     33078     34589      4.57    127632    140192     9.84    0.60
TOTAL APPAREL             36021     32007     33613     40389      7712      7272     -5.70     32765     39949    21.93    0.65
TEXTILE MILL PRODUCTS    101270     91204     89692     98291     25366     27317      7.69     94867    100243     5.67    0.58
Total Yarn                25441     21135     18027     19740      5252      5937     13.03     19021     20425     7.38    0.46
Total Fabric              44734     42013     49283     53490     14291     15291      6.99     52823     54489     3.15    0.60
Total Made-Up Arts        31095     28055     22381     25062      5822      6089      4.59     23022     25329    10.02    0.66


Apparel:
M & B Ensembles              66        69        80       135        21        29     39.22       101       143    41.89    1.29
M & B Suits                 151       159        93       145        32        46     42.97        97       159    63.27    0.82
M & B Other Coats           393       185       210       473       115       129     12.15       259       487    87.90    0.27
M & B Trousers, Shorts     2174      2397      3018      6433       842       479    -43.06      3175      6070    91.19    1.69
M & B Kt T-shirt & Tk-t     780       924       796       839       218       238      9.47       850       860     1.07    0.19
M & B Other Knit Shirts     758       839       898       878       202       102    -49.68       916       777   -15.15    0.47
M & B Woven Shirts          988       667       573       877       215        82    -61.78       673       744    10.65    0.60
M & B Sweaters              650       540       316       273        48        54     11.78       258       279     7.94    0.11


W & G Suits                  57        76       123       338       111       240    116.61       151       467   210.20    5.70
W & G Suit-type Coats        39        43        51       156        14         0   -100.00        44       142   218.26    0.25
W & G Oth Coats  &  Jac     315       452       588       557       113       141     24.44       552       585     6.02    0.45
W & G Slacks,Shorts,Pan     915      1507      2640      3437       594       842     41.78      2584      3685    42.65    0.99
W & G Kt T-shirt &  Tan     193       271        34       238        81        83      2.44       111       240   114.83    0.15
W & G Other Knit Shirts     714      1591      1050       567       135       148      9.85       755       580   -23.15    0.73
W & G Woven Shirts         1474       983      1727      4099       458       603     31.58      1745      4244   143.20    2.27
W & G Sweaters              571       370        81       326        69       141    104.91       102       398   291.62    0.20
W & G Dresses               415       823      1081       856       188       184     -2.07      1057       852   -19.32    0.26


Robes & Dressing Gowns       72       112       172       199        71        49    -30.10       152       177    16.51    0.67
Pajamas & Oth Nightwear     925       542       898       958       279       235    -15.85       980       914    -6.70    1.58
Underwear exc fnd grmts    1909      2185      2394      2597       555       555      0.05      2347      2597    10.65    0.98
Foundation Garments         288       286      1111       784        91       145     59.11       943       838   -11.13    0.27
Swimwear                   5474      1322       328       254        66       116     77.19       280       305     8.94    0.49
Hosiery                     674       477       446       504       129        75    -41.74       454       450    -0.74    0.16
Gloves                      636       720       884      1056       224       193    -13.64       874      1025    17.35    1.00
Accessories                3054      2089      1730      2363       234       445     90.17      1481      2573    73.74    1.13
Infants wear               1920      2169      1426      1042       321       154    -51.99      1250       875   -29.97    1.00
Other Apparel             10136     10055     10740      9936      2270      1746    -23.08     10476      9412   -10.16    0.59


Yarn:
Filament Yarn             19859     14892     13730     15615      4312      4663      8.13     14747     15965     8.26    1.29
Spun Yrns & Thread         4920      4062      2218      2890       623       937     50.32      2274      3204    40.91    0.15
Waste & Tow, Staple         662      2181      2079      1236       317       337      6.37      2001      1256   -37.23    0.11


Fabric:
Cotton Broadwoven Fabs      625       440       633       440        31       370   1092.85       417       779    86.75    0.15
MMF Broadwoven Fabs        3566      2257      3814      2745       945       686    -27.40      4010      2486   -38.01    0.23
Silk & Other Vg Fib Fab     323       379       394       353        66        76     15.47       335       363     8.34    2.11
Knit & Knit Pile Fabs      2228      3252      5699      5760      1332      1985     49.03      5671      6413    13.09    0.76
Felts & Other Non-Woven   15407     11026     12679     17820      4242      5868     38.33     14562     19446    33.54    0.88
Speclty & Indstrl Fabs    22503     24659     26064     26362      7672      6307    -17.79     27824     24997   -10.16    0.57


Made-up and Misc.:
Cordage, twine, etc.       9339      3758      2056      3305       775      1404     81.22      2157      3934    82.39    1.62
Floor Coverings            3156      3681      3103      3050       895       842     -5.88      3417      2998   -12.26    0.31
Curtains and Drapes          89       364       226       109        15        63    313.58       184       157   -14.63    0.12
Bedroom Furnishings        3913      4396      3601      2852       764       510    -33.32      3529      2597   -26.41    0.60
Bathroom Furnishings        919       904       673       647       213       156    -27.04       831       589   -29.14    1.25
Misc. Hsehld Furnish        844       396       497       306        91        35    -62.11       487       249   -48.83    0.47
Other Made-Up Articles    12729     14478     12131     14722      3069      3081      0.39     12326     14734    19.53    0.76