C174

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  ___________                             |                                     |                                 May 9, 2019
 |           |                            |        US EXPORT MARKETS            |
 |  U KING   |                            |       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       654599    612702    648102    686855    167457    175041      4.53    666701    694438     4.16    2.95
TOTAL APPAREL            325003    311815    313558    331136     72563     86891     19.75    313822    345464    10.08    5.62
TEXTILE MILL PRODUCTS    329596    300887    334545    355719     94895     88150     -7.11    352879    348974    -1.11    2.01
Total Yarn                69698     65801     80644     99378     31237     18642    -40.32     97951     86783   -11.40    1.96
Total Fabric             169717    156935    170008    173278     44053     44837      1.78    171786    174062     1.32    1.91
Total Made-Up Arts        90182     78152     83892     83064     19605     24670     25.84     83142     88129     6.00    2.30


Apparel:
M & B Ensembles             232       482       500       900       156        78    -50.12       515       822    59.68    7.40
M & B Suits                1897      1774      2593      2614       529       550      4.06      2851      2635    -7.56   13.54
M & B Dress Coat           1449      1546      1848      1728       492       481     -2.23      1963      1717   -12.57    8.12
M & B Other Coats          4147      5981      5891      7889      1438      2222     54.56      5615      8673    54.48    4.80
M & B Trousers, Shorts    31136     11613     11454     11047      3076      3077      0.03     12256     11048    -9.86    3.07
M & B Kt T-shirt & Tk-t   21073     13297     17385     13920      4145      3844     -7.25     17349     13619   -21.50    3.03
M & B Other Knit Shirts    5955      7618      8745      7584      2146      3514     63.77      8899      8952     0.59    5.40
M & B Woven Shirts         5724      5309      7024      5433      1239      1633     31.81      7081      5827   -17.71    4.72
M & B Sweaters            10868     11622     12536     17713      2009      6339    215.48     11866     22043    85.76    9.01
W & G Skirts               3330      2289      2184      3077       776      1019     31.38      2330      3321    42.53   10.09


W & G Ensembles             698      1235      1393      2360       363       328     -9.71      1535      2324    51.40   12.42
W & G Suits                 633       456      1125       753       265       617    133.13      1152      1105    -4.08   13.48
W & G Suit-type Coats      2638      2231      2064      4266      1585       564    -64.42      3218      3245     0.85    5.65
W & G Oth Coats  &  Jac    9803     10026      8237      7175      2422      1871    -22.74      8566      6624   -22.67    5.10
W & G Slacks,Shorts,Pan   33600     33716     30259     33000      7765      7112     -8.41     31282     32346     3.40    8.70
W & G Kt T-shirt &  Tan   13081     13422      5991      6141      1213      1376     13.44      5679      6304    11.00    3.96
W & G Other Knit Shirts    4007      4781      4941      5128      1089      1245     14.36      4563      5284    15.80    6.67
W & G Woven Shirts         9464      8077      8142      7791      1724      2635     52.82      7970      8702     9.18    4.66
W & G Sweaters            13362     13380     11689     10066      2182      2205      1.03     10976     10088    -8.09    4.99
W & G Dresses             36907     43816     47247     50655     12286     15766     28.32     48833     54134    10.85   16.57


Robes & Dressing Gowns     3477      3164      4216      3104       478       687     43.55      3990      3312   -16.99   12.50
Pajamas & Oth Nightwear    4091      4689      3631      4355       780      1005     28.78      3568      4580    28.35    7.90
Underwear exc fnd grmts   27663     29052     28656     20380      5774      6729     16.53     28178     21334   -24.29    8.08
Foundation Garments       22675     28311     31163     48699      6487      7068      8.96     30201     49280    63.17   15.95
Swimwear                   6478      7954      5535      4615      1194      1185     -0.76      5000      4606    -7.88    7.38
Jog & Oth Athletc Suits     240       273       159       279        50       110    120.24       180       339    88.24    4.73
Hosiery                   12818     10491     11666     13399      2597      2278    -12.31     11929     13079     9.64    4.78
Gloves                     4277      4006      4537      4144      1057      1294     22.49      4360      4382     0.49    4.26
Accessories                8544      8410      9569      8697      2061      3095     50.19      8951      9731     8.72    4.26
Infants wear               5231      4667      3879      3816      1027      1004     -2.21      4144      3793    -8.47    4.34
Other Apparel             19505     18127     19299     20412      4157      5958     43.32     18818     22213    18.04    1.40


Yarn:
Filament Yarn             45015     41877     53472     68383     19914     13127    -34.08     65197     61597    -5.52    4.97
Spun Yrns & Thread         7327      7851      7391      9781      3598      1567    -56.46      8603      7749    -9.93    0.37
Waste & Tow, Staple       17356     16072     19781     21213      7725      3949    -48.89     24150     17436   -27.80    1.57


Fabric:
Cotton Broadwoven Fabs     6289      5146      4107      4350      1088      1030     -5.31      4014      4292     6.94    0.82
MMF Broadwoven Fabs       10791      8870      6407      8419      2112      1895    -10.28      6727      8202    21.92    0.75
Wool Woven Fabrics         2629      1153       709       721       183       161    -11.75       674       699     3.80    2.42
Silk & Other Vg Fib Fab    1779      1116      1141      1029       248       312     26.19      1086      1093     0.71    6.34
Knit & Knit Pile Fabs      6394      4632      4034      3497       957      1346     40.65      3972      3886    -2.16    0.46
Felts & Other Non-Woven   51715     43008     52800     48700     11647     13483     15.77     53500     50536    -5.54    2.30
Speclty & Indstrl Fabs    90119     93010    100809    106562     27819     26609     -4.35    101814    105352     3.47    2.40


Made-up and Misc.:
Cordage, twine, etc.       6018      5645      3864      5213      1817       906    -50.12      4859      4303   -11.45    1.77
Floor Coverings           25355     27515     23067     22472      4625      5840     26.26     21710     23686     9.10    2.45
Curtains and Drapes         734      1235      1377      1565       290       347     19.76      1268      1622    27.94    1.26
Bedroom Furnishings        5594      4854      5471      5971      1360      1741     28.03      5612      6353    13.19    1.46
Bathroom Furnishings        528       294       345       366        96        96      0.46       309       367    18.66    0.78
Dining Rm Furnishings       528       196       306       378        57        48    -14.81       255       369    44.84    1.78
Misc. Hsehld Furnish       1786      1067      1357      2228       438       283    -35.42      1475      2073    40.59    3.91
Other Made-Up Articles    49639     37346     48106     44871     10922     15408     41.08     47654     49357     3.57    2.54