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  ___________                             |                                     |                             October 4, 2019
 |           |                            |        US EXPORT MARKETS            |
 |  ARGENT   |                            |       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        58772     47101     46728     40540     30459     20029    -34.24     44513     30109   -32.36    0.13
TOTAL APPAREL              3914      4748      5876      4415      3387      1699    -49.84      4581      2726   -40.49    0.04
TEXTILE MILL PRODUCTS     54857     42353     40852     36125     27072     18330    -32.29     39932     27383   -31.43    0.16
Total Yarn                11022      5888      8307      4751      3823      2538    -33.61      6250      3467   -44.54    0.08
Total Fabric              30053     23769     20399     17402     11657     10390    -10.87     17913     16134    -9.93    0.18
Total Made-Up Arts        13783     12696     12147     13972     11592      5402    -53.40     15769      7782   -50.65    0.20


Apparel:
M & B Other Coats           439       301      1231       650       392       126    -67.87       403       384    -4.80    0.20
M & B Trousers, Shorts       54       168       115       209       139       151      8.64       225       221    -1.90    0.06
M & B Sweaters              201       195        64       278       232       120    -48.27       250       165   -33.81    0.07


W & G Oth Coats  &  Jac      72        15        35        92        16        80    397.17        26       156   504.47    0.12


Underwear exc fnd grmts     371       437       434       462       410       154    -62.35       609       207   -66.08    0.07
Foundation Garments         101       142       254       148       105       131     24.70       202       174   -13.61    0.06
Hosiery                      30        49       117        36        24       133    448.16        62       144   131.92    0.05
Gloves                      251        82       652       452       390       415      6.24       535       476   -11.07    0.46
Accessories                 427       346       349       211       124        72    -42.21       307       159   -48.29    0.07
Other Apparel              1125      1285      1883      1031       814        94    -88.43      1051       311   -70.42    0.02


Yarn:
Filament Yarn              6234      2480      4213      3246      2812      1464    -47.95      4493      1897   -57.77    0.16
Spun Yrns & Thread          647       379       765       657       202       373     84.40       508       827    62.93    0.04
Waste & Tow, Staple        4141      3029      3329       849       809       702    -13.23      1249       742   -40.60    0.07


Fabric:
Cotton Broadwoven Fabs      463      1940       866      1337       766       874     14.01       766      1445    88.50    0.29
MMF Broadwoven Fabs        2674      1006      1203      1226       847       767     -9.49      1267      1146    -9.54    0.10
Knit & Knit Pile Fabs       440       511       579       696       442       110    -75.03       681       364   -46.49    0.04
Felts & Other Non-Woven   11894      8756      6776      6853      4825      4026    -16.56      6903      6054   -12.30    0.28
Speclty & Indstrl Fabs    14550     11459     10883      7224      4772      4613     -3.33      8265      7066   -14.51    0.16


Made-up and Misc.:
Cordage, twine, etc.        383       381       606       362       292       450     54.29       430       521    21.14    0.22
Floor Coverings            3439      3949      4064      2384      1858      1396    -24.89      3033      1922   -36.63    0.20
Curtains and Drapes         428       208       237       321       213        56    -73.60       292       164   -43.68    0.13
Other Made-Up Articles     9398      7956      7033     10841      9197      3462    -62.36     11898      5106   -57.08    0.26