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  ___________                             |                                     |                                 May 9, 2019
 |           |                            |        US EXPORT MARKETS            |
 |  IRELAND  |                            |       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        56468     64468     68922     73097     16466     20217     22.78     67105     76849    14.52    0.33
TOTAL APPAREL             11554     18271     19558     16469      3496      2863    -18.10     16945     15836    -6.54    0.26
TEXTILE MILL PRODUCTS     44914     46197     49364     56629     12970     17354     33.80     50160     61013    21.64    0.35
Total Yarn                 7483     10563     13361     13948      3051      4534     48.61     12500     15431    23.45    0.35
Total Fabric              29854     28937     27518     33594      8315      9914     19.22     30073     35192    17.02    0.39
Total Made-Up Arts         7576      6697      8485      9087      1604      2907     81.28      7588     10390    36.93    0.27


Apparel:
M & B Other Coats           141       116       156       178        72        36    -50.39       160       141   -11.54    0.08
M & B Kt T-shirt & Tk-t     172       190       373       267        53        45    -15.52       315       259   -17.92    0.06
M & B Other Knit Shirts      93       137       167       289       126       147     15.94       219       309    40.88    0.19
M & B Woven Shirts           35        93       156       132         0         3       .          62       135   118.74    0.11
M & B Sweaters              362       402       346       386       191        92    -52.06       453       286   -36.80    0.12


W & G Oth Coats  &  Jac      32       287       226       214        90        31    -65.27       270       156   -42.23    0.12
W & G Slacks,Shorts,Pan      61      1003      1457       247       109        62    -43.26      1077       200   -81.41    0.05
W & G Kt T-shirt &  Tan      64       294       213       114        28        21    -24.92       184       107   -41.86    0.07
W & G Other Knit Shirts     295        54        79        71        15        49    235.29        70       105    50.25    0.13
W & G Sweaters               12      1867      1992       577       277        85    -69.26      1477       385   -73.91    0.19
W & G Dresses              1385      1627      1536       919       301       221    -26.43      1557       839   -46.09    0.26


Robes & Dressing Gowns      117       164       140       179        67        21    -68.43       143       133    -7.02    0.50
Underwear exc fnd grmts    1383      1484      1447      1658       386       549     42.06      1504      1820    21.05    0.69
Foundation Garments        4674      5449      6875      8535      1046       610    -41.75      5775      8098    40.23    2.62
Gloves                      296       277       131       344        55       175    218.65       143       464   224.03    0.45
Accessories                 613       915       549       204        69        43    -36.77       413       179   -56.71    0.08
Other Apparel               845      1575      1381      1604       386       596     54.23      1520      1814    19.32    0.11


Yarn:
Filament Yarn              6837      9712     12900     13817      2996      4518     50.80     12232     15339    25.40    1.24


Fabric:
Cotton Broadwoven Fabs       91       150       121       151        24        27     14.21       112       154    37.23    0.03
MMF Broadwoven Fabs         926       429       348       453       144        27    -81.12       412       337   -18.32    0.03
Knit & Knit Pile Fabs      3141      3825      3154      4025      1030       972     -5.67      3385      3967    17.18    0.47
Felts & Other Non-Woven   13847     12558     12994     16397      2950      5168     75.19     13481     18615    38.08    0.85
Speclty & Indstrl Fabs    11817     11893     10772     12533      4159      3706    -10.90     12599     12080    -4.12    0.28


Made-up and Misc.:
Cordage, twine, etc.         47       184       288       276        62       139    122.91       253       352    39.18    0.15
Floor Coverings            2176      1103      1067      1095        53       207    290.27       775      1250    61.19    0.13
Curtains and Drapes          17         5        85       173         0         3       .          62       177   186.51    0.14
Bedroom Furnishings          87       146       480       180        43         7    -84.22       245       144   -41.25    0.03
Other Made-Up Articles     3966      4262      5218      7317      1438      2530     75.90      5474      8409    53.61    0.43