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  ___________                             |                                     |                            November 5, 2019
 |           |                            |        US EXPORT MARKETS            |
 |  BEL/LUX  |                            |       By Country,  9/2019 Data      |
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                                                  Data in thousand dollars

                                   Calendar Years                  Year-to-Date                  Year-Endings        YE  9/2019
 Group                    2015      2016      2017      2018     9/2018    9/2019  % Change    9/2018    9/2019  % Change % Share

TEXTILES & APPAREL       488410    459766    414150    422433    326096    360653     10.60    424136    456990     7.75    1.96
TOTAL APPAREL             42953     40397     42121     50684     35237     40694     15.48     45802     56140    22.57    0.90
TEXTILE MILL PRODUCTS    445457    419369    372029    371749    290858    319959     10.01    378334    400850     5.95    2.34
Total Yarn               235618    210606    172425    163485    123115    165250     34.22    161594    205620    27.24    4.78
Total Fabric             169552    170454    157991    166070    134386    125498     -6.61    172213    157181    -8.73    1.75
Total Made-Up Arts        40287     38309     41613     42194     33357     29211    -12.43     44527     38049   -14.55    1.00


Apparel:
M & B Other Coats          1461      2181      1686      1236      1123      1693     50.77      1295      1806    39.50    0.95
M & B Trousers, Shorts     7823      4474      2203      5581      3439      3611      5.00      4111      5753    39.96    1.70
M & B Kt T-shirt & Tk-t    7932      4877      7586      6149      3575      6953     94.48      5486      9527    73.67    1.81
M & B Other Knit Shirts    1399      5366      7739      3960      3047      5244     72.10      5998      6157     2.66    3.69
M & B Woven Shirts          407       235       122      7071      2420      2029    -16.12      2430      6681   174.92    5.26
M & B Sweaters             2451      4061      3484      4185      3333      4801     44.04      4151      5653    36.19    2.22
W & G Skirts                211        65        43       133       107       144     34.82       122       171    39.84    0.54


W & G Suit-type Coats        17        64       127        72        64       110     71.21       116       117     1.21    0.24
W & G Oth Coats  &  Jac     524       656       780       351       310       706    127.84       363       747   105.67    0.54
W & G Slacks,Shorts,Pan    8548      3028      1933      5074      4811      1591    -66.92      5310      1854   -65.09    0.49
W & G Kt T-shirt &  Tan     345       767       911      1091       927      1854    100.05      1064      2018    89.73    1.20
W & G Other Knit Shirts      45       171       403       229       215       175    -18.63       292       189   -35.21    0.27
W & G Woven Shirts          435       353       792      1345      1041      1190     14.28      1263      1494    18.29    0.77
W & G Sweaters             1095       849       811       956       862      1436     66.71      1051      1531    45.61    0.75
W & G Dresses              1798      1803      1800      2099      1753      1532    -12.63      2421      1877   -22.46    0.59


Underwear exc fnd grmts     773      1543      1207      2168      1348       864    -35.92      1641      1683     2.56    0.58
Foundation Garments         136       446       674       457       350       371      6.07       543       478   -12.00    0.18
Swimwear                     93       143       121       284       176       217     23.60       227       326    43.58    0.54
Hosiery                     477      1968      2667      2215      1881      1621    -13.78      2166      1956    -9.69    0.74
Gloves                      358       304       772       612       550       548     -0.38       636       609    -4.10    0.60
Accessories                 846      1079      1091      1025       637       821     28.94       794      1209    52.23    0.51
Other Apparel              4775      5397      4845      3940      2862      2947      3.00      3832      4025     5.05    0.25


Yarn:
Filament Yarn             78741     57691     76175     64657     50195     65581     30.65     65364     80043    22.46    6.64
Spun Yrns & Thread        17583     16267     16493     18590     14995     12754    -14.94     19160     16350   -14.67    0.79
Waste & Tow, Staple      139294    136648     79757     80238     57925     86914     50.05     77070    109227    41.72   10.48


Fabric:
Cotton Broadwoven Fabs     1166       319       489       137       104       129     23.48       366       162   -55.78    0.03
MMF Broadwoven Fabs        4847      3974      4197      3558      3006      2010    -33.13      3605      2562   -28.93    0.23
Wool Woven Fabrics           72        97        71        52        52       100     94.73        59       100    70.19    0.37
Knit & Knit Pile Fabs       835       978       396       223       169       660    289.97       232       714   207.16    0.09
Felts & Other Non-Woven  130043    135998    127986    137258    112829     98799    -12.43    144170    123228   -14.53    5.62
Speclty & Indstrl Fabs    32430     28943     24823     24754     18149     23742     30.81     23701     30346    28.04    0.71


Made-up and Misc.:
Cordage, twine, etc.        792       256       225       994       799       270    -66.21       825       465   -43.63    0.20
Floor Coverings            3573      1943      2808      3044      2606      1851    -28.97      3752      2289   -38.99    0.25
Bedroom Furnishings        1926      1915      2596      2269      1874      2050      9.37      2408      2445     1.53    0.57
Bathroom Furnishings        123       180       126       159       132       102    -22.87       172       129   -25.22    0.28
Dining Rm Furnishings       342       401       362       180       148       389    162.63       206       421   104.05    2.19
Misc. Hsehld Furnish        115       133       215       766       614       389    -36.62       750       541   -27.84    1.06
Other Made-Up Articles    28155     33328     35277     34778     27184     24161    -11.12     36414     31755   -12.80    1.60