C15

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  ___________                             |                                     |                            November 5, 2019
 |           |                            |        US EXPORT MARKETS            |
 |  BAHAMAS  |                            |       By Country,  9/2019 Data      |
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                                                  Data in thousand dollars

                                   Calendar Years                  Year-to-Date                  Year-Endings        YE  9/2019
 Group                    2015      2016      2017      2018     9/2018    9/2019  % Change    9/2018    9/2019  % Change % Share

TEXTILES & APPAREL        33631     27834     32977     32495     24083     23333     -3.11     33655     31745    -5.67    0.14
TOTAL APPAREL              8924      9304     10606     12286      9753      9256     -5.09     12468     11789    -5.44    0.19
TEXTILE MILL PRODUCTS     24708     18530     22371     20209     14330     14077     -1.77     21186     19955    -5.81    0.12
Total Yarn                  369       334       615       356       287       225    -21.65       364       294   -19.26    0.01
Total Fabric               2492      2165      3401      2865      2225      2058     -7.48      2884      2698    -6.44    0.03
Total Made-Up Arts        21847     16031     18355     16988     11819     11794     -0.21     17938     16963    -5.44    0.44


Apparel:
M & B Suits                 132       198       235       286       211       254     20.36       284       329    15.98    1.72
M & B Other Coats            69        42        67       113       106       189     78.74       132       197    49.07    0.10
M & B Trousers, Shorts     1283      1334      1563      1393      1052      1282     21.90      1386      1624    17.13    0.48
M & B Kt T-shirt & Tk-t     738       714      1206       876       677      1076     58.96       858      1275    48.59    0.24
M & B Other Knit Shirts     644       922       622       510       417       386     -7.52       541       479   -11.52    0.29
M & B Woven Shirts          683       566       906       781       577       753     30.39       792       956    20.74    0.75
M & B Sweaters              182       111       156       198       144       116    -19.46       157       170     8.29    0.07


W & G Slacks,Shorts,Pan     301       476       282       299       221       324     46.45       312       402    28.70    0.11
W & G Kt T-shirt &  Tan     425       407       332       233       199       132    -33.92       232       166   -28.59    0.10
W & G Woven Shirts          194        88       355       199       144       160     10.83       184       215    16.47    0.11
W & G Dresses               185       134       326       370       240       481    100.47       351       611    74.30    0.19


Robes & Dressing Gowns      111        99       108       190       177       160     -9.50       230       174   -24.54    0.66
Pajamas & Oth Nightwear     140        31        77        77        43        93    118.55        82       127    56.07    0.23
Underwear exc fnd grmts     713       942      1125       919       737       967     31.30      1088      1149     5.63    0.39
Foundation Garments         272       138       186       147        93       174     86.90       153       228    48.85    0.08
Swimwear                     87        97       164       197       146       241     65.35       168       293    73.75    0.49
Hosiery                     178       222       377       361       309       203    -34.26       443       255   -42.45    0.10
Gloves                      131        88       149       134       111       118      6.56       158       142   -10.14    0.14
Accessories                 724       444       486       573       399       490     23.00       555       665    19.79    0.28
Infants wear                687       620       522      2035      1954       286    -85.37      2040       366   -82.03    0.43
Other Apparel               749      1153       636      1618      1179       950    -19.42      1427      1389    -2.63    0.09


Yarn:
Waste & Tow, Staple         227       279       515       289       234       166    -29.28       299       221   -26.19    0.02


Fabric:
Cotton Broadwoven Fabs       76        83       213       123        91        78    -14.94       105       109     4.52    0.02
MMF Broadwoven Fabs         500       248       194       302       180       280     55.96       222       402    81.08    0.04
Knit & Knit Pile Fabs       317       429       426       344       305       488     60.10       403       527    30.87    0.06
Felts & Other Non-Woven     330       529       738       679       533       607     13.87       684       753    10.08    0.03
Speclty & Indstrl Fabs     1233       813      1756      1380      1082       587    -45.73      1422       885   -37.74    0.02


Made-up and Misc.:
Cordage, twine, etc.        316       425       464       854       483       504      4.41       604       876    44.93    0.37
Floor Coverings            6409      3501      4370      4453      3115      2467    -20.81      4479      3804   -15.05    0.41
Curtains and Drapes        1242       579      1525      1110       718       849     18.20      1207      1241     2.85    1.00
Bedroom Furnishings        6098      4935      6139      4834      3380      3402      0.65      5754      4856   -15.61    1.13
Bathroom Furnishings       1639       948      1086      1353      1026       870    -15.18      1383      1197   -13.43    2.58
Dining Rm Furnishings       218       227       576       297       205       305     48.82       482       397   -17.66    2.07
Misc. Hsehld Furnish       1306      1063       313       523       322       289    -10.31       439       490    11.60    0.96
Other Made-Up Articles     4620      4353      3881      3564      2569      3107     20.96      3591      4102    14.24    0.21