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  ___________                             |                                     |                             October 4, 2019
 |           |                            |        US EXPORT MARKETS            |
 |  JAMAICA  |                            |       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        20692     19430     24866     23954     14638     14009     -4.30     25229     23325    -7.55    0.10
TOTAL APPAREL              5217      5090      7634      8036      4911      5237      6.65      7317      8363    14.29    0.13
TEXTILE MILL PRODUCTS     15475     14340     17231     15918      9728      8772     -9.83     17911     14962   -16.47    0.09
Total Yarn                  982       760       446       475       263       223    -15.18       450       435    -3.22    0.01
Total Fabric               6168      5402      5702      5929      3843      2756    -28.29      5778      4842   -16.20    0.05
Total Made-Up Arts         8324      8178     11084      9514      5622      5792      3.04     11684      9685   -17.11    0.25


Apparel:
M & B Suits                  44        67        72       146        35        31    -13.00        59       141   138.04    0.71
M & B Other Coats            41       152       145        59        29       184    532.20        88       214   143.70    0.11
M & B Trousers, Shorts      252       335       440       602       467       273    -41.60       689       407   -40.90    0.12
M & B Kt T-shirt & Tk-t     308       272       236       228       153       155      1.22       242       230    -5.12    0.04
M & B Other Knit Shirts      82        65        63       190       111        57    -48.54       162       136   -15.81    0.08
M & B Woven Shirts          215       236       266       152       100       135     35.20       233       187   -19.98    0.15


W & G Slacks,Shorts,Pan     103       102       192      1388      1312       253    -80.71      1405       329   -76.60    0.09
W & G Woven Shirts           63        42       139       250       226        87    -61.54       235       111   -52.62    0.06


Robes & Dressing Gowns       40       105        91       127        75       178    136.08       114       229   102.00    0.89
Underwear exc fnd grmts    1055       672       944       975       631       990     56.82       991      1333    34.60    0.46
Gloves                      122       143       109       204       154       147     -5.03       194       196     1.44    0.19
Accessories                 415       369       367       412       242       356     47.11       366       526    43.61    0.22
Other Apparel              1826      1862      3629      2552       928      1983    113.68      1739      3607   107.43    0.23


Yarn:
Filament Yarn               276       146        61       128        79        57    -28.00       132       106   -19.95    0.01
Spun Yrns & Thread          430       252       133       188        94        54    -43.18       113       147    29.67    0.01
Waste & Tow, Staple         276       362       252       160        90       113     25.58       204       182   -10.63    0.02


Fabric:
Cotton Broadwoven Fabs      146       293       256       206       192       138    -28.40       377       151   -59.90    0.03
MMF Broadwoven Fabs        1469      1049      1340       737       418       313    -24.94       675       633    -6.26    0.06
Knit & Knit Pile Fabs       181       230       105       305       199       186     -6.95       229       292    27.39    0.04
Felts & Other Non-Woven     286       482       823       670       546       269    -50.72       913       393   -56.94    0.02
Speclty & Indstrl Fabs     4060      3323      3140      3975      2461      1811    -26.41      3544      3325    -6.17    0.08


Made-up and Misc.:
Cordage, twine, etc.        231       353       408       650       357       379      6.13       559       672    20.12    0.28
Floor Coverings            1051       992      1080       998       533       464    -12.96      1005       929    -7.57    0.10
Curtains and Drapes         321       629       539       430       206       220      6.42       456       443    -2.86    0.36
Bedroom Furnishings        2386      2202      2279      2289      1093      1654     51.32      2207      2850    29.15    0.66
Bathroom Furnishings       1078       958      1011       932       620       771     24.38      1029      1084     5.33    2.33
Dining Rm Furnishings       180       218       423       359       279        99    -64.51       504       179   -64.40    0.92
Misc. Hsehld Furnish        249       307       359       227       146       179     22.81       242       260     7.69    0.51
Other Made-Up Articles     2827      2519      4985      3628      2388      2028    -15.10      5682      3268   -42.49    0.17