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  ___________                             |                                     |                                 May 9, 2019
 |           |                            |        US EXPORT MARKETS            |
 |  BEL/LUX  |                            |       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       488410    459766    414150    422433    107197    122937     14.68    414173    438173     5.79    1.86
TOTAL APPAREL             42953     40397     42121     50684     12315     12983      5.43     44655     51352    15.00    0.84
TEXTILE MILL PRODUCTS    445457    419369    372029    371749     94882    109953     15.88    369517    386821     4.68    2.23
Total Yarn               235618    210606    172425    163485     41084     51889     26.30    169707    174290     2.70    3.93
Total Fabric             169552    170454    157991    166070     43160     46869      8.59    156997    169779     8.14    1.87
Total Made-Up Arts        40287     38309     41613     42194     10639     11196      5.24     42813     42751    -0.14    1.11


Apparel:
M & B Other Coats          1461      2181      1686      1236       278       632    127.22      1509      1590     5.39    0.88
M & B Trousers, Shorts     7823      4474      2203      5581       438       756     72.41      2203      5899   167.70    1.64
M & B Kt T-shirt & Tk-t    7932      4877      7586      6149      1617      1437    -11.13      7906      5969   -24.50    1.33
M & B Other Knit Shirts    1399      5366      7739      3960      1101      2592    135.40      7434      5451   -26.67    3.29
M & B Woven Shirts          407       235       122      7071        44        57     30.14       152      7084  4555.41    5.74
M & B Sweaters             2451      4061      3484      4185      1339      1604     19.79      3681      4450    20.89    1.82
W & G Skirts                211        65        43       133        45        84     84.97        77       172   123.85    0.52


W & G Oth Coats  &  Jac     524       656       780       351        43       217    400.09       728       525   -27.88    0.40
W & G Slacks,Shorts,Pan    8548      3028      1933      5074      3574       759    -78.76      4992      2259   -54.75    0.61
W & G Kt T-shirt &  Tan     345       767       911      1091       446       733     64.58       983      1379    40.22    0.87
W & G Other Knit Shirts      45       171       403       229        92        60    -35.10       427       197   -53.95    0.25
W & G Woven Shirts          435       353       792      1345       433       392     -9.39      1068      1304    22.11    0.70
W & G Sweaters             1095       849       811       956       170       768    351.53       628      1554   147.54    0.77
W & G Dresses              1798      1803      1800      2099       804       686    -14.67      2172      1981    -8.81    0.61


Underwear exc fnd grmts     773      1543      1207      2168       220       130    -40.83      1103      2078    88.34    0.79
Foundation Garments         136       446       674       457        93       149     60.62       517       513    -0.71    0.17
Swimwear                     93       143       121       284        21       112    432.31       100       375   276.03    0.60
Hosiery                     477      1968      2667      2215       352       583     65.29      2501      2445    -2.22    0.89
Gloves                      358       304       772       612        79       128     61.35       716       660    -7.84    0.64
Accessories                 846      1079      1091      1025       100       261    160.92       582      1185   103.70    0.52
Infants wear                238        50        27       229        84         3    -95.93       111       149    34.57    0.17
Other Apparel              4775      5397      4845      3940       866       769    -11.22      4690      3842   -18.08    0.24


Yarn:
Filament Yarn             78741     57691     76175     64657     16742     19529     16.64     73965     67444    -8.82    5.44
Spun Yrns & Thread        17583     16267     16493     18590      5063      4605     -9.04     17465     18133     3.82    0.87
Waste & Tow, Staple      139294    136648     79757     80238     19279     27755     43.96     78277     88713    13.33    7.99


Fabric:
Cotton Broadwoven Fabs     1166       319       489       137        37        34     -7.41       388       134   -65.35    0.03
MMF Broadwoven Fabs        4847      3974      4197      3558      1049       720    -31.42      4103      3228   -21.31    0.29
Silk & Other Vg Fib Fab     159       145        28        88        14        29    105.21        29       102   249.87    0.59
Knit & Knit Pile Fabs       835       978       396       223        24       131    441.58       311       330     6.00    0.04
Felts & Other Non-Woven  130043    135998    127986    137258     35820     37418      4.46    127510    138856     8.90    6.31
Speclty & Indstrl Fabs    32430     28943     24823     24754      6189      8523     37.70     24560     27088    10.29    0.62


Made-up and Misc.:
Cordage, twine, etc.        792       256       225       994       165        96    -42.03       291       924   217.51    0.38
Floor Coverings            3573      1943      2808      3044       851       424    -50.16      3283      2617   -20.29    0.27
Bedroom Furnishings        1926      1915      2596      2269       331       653     97.51      2434      2592     6.49    0.60
Bathroom Furnishings        123       180       126       159        23        41     80.53       136       177    30.59    0.38
Dining Rm Furnishings       342       401       362       180         9        52    444.87       285       222   -22.32    1.07
Misc. Hsehld Furnish        115       133       215       766       191       122    -36.05       387       697    80.39    1.31
Other Made-Up Articles    28155     33328     35277     34778      9069      9808      8.15     35994     35517    -1.32    1.83