C163

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  ___________                             |                                     |                                 May 9, 2019
 |           |                            |        US EXPORT MARKETS            |
 |  SWITZLD  |                            |       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        46038     47103     52710     45929     11261     10811     -4.00     49392     45479    -7.92    0.19
TOTAL APPAREL             18238     23364     21646     16992      4510      4353     -3.47     19146     16835   -12.07    0.27
TEXTILE MILL PRODUCTS     27800     23739     31064     28937      6751      6458     -4.34     30246     28644    -5.30    0.16
Total Yarn                 1943      1440      1770      1099       377       261    -30.75      1743       983   -43.58    0.02
Total Fabric              16359     13167     14335     12856      2891      3081      6.56     13694     13046    -4.74    0.14
Total Made-Up Arts         9497      9131     14959     14982      3483      3116    -10.54     14809     14615    -1.31    0.38


Apparel:
M & B Ensembles             443       541       546       517        15       286   1752.97       362       788   117.85    7.09
M & B Other Coats          1487      4045      4362      4140       940      1015      7.95      4239      4215    -0.55    2.33
M & B Trousers, Shorts     1651      3685      3646       688       295       207    -29.84      1509       600   -60.23    0.17
M & B Kt T-shirt & Tk-t     554       701       922       572       200       151    -24.28       963       524   -45.58    0.12
M & B Other Knit Shirts    1266      1432      1630      1153       425       297    -30.08      1455      1026   -29.54    0.62
M & B Woven Shirts          394       445      1517      1297       376       267    -29.00      1814      1188   -34.50    0.96
M & B Sweaters             1090       953       991      1461       265       365     38.03      1071      1561    45.84    0.64
W & G Skirts                 66       138       171       160        70        20    -72.25       223       109   -51.15    0.33


W & G Ensembles             154         0        33       183        81         3    -96.33        97       105     8.06    0.56
W & G Suit-type Coats       235       183       170       267        30        75    151.67       178       313    76.08    0.54
W & G Oth Coats  &  Jac     629       648       517       475        69        90     30.20       478       496     3.77    0.38
W & G Slacks,Shorts,Pan     889      1781       843       366        77       208    170.47       621       497   -19.95    0.13
W & G Kt T-shirt &  Tan     333       315       289       122        34        59     72.89       260       147   -43.33    0.09
W & G Other Knit Shirts     135       300       202        83        11        77    601.22        52       148   186.75    0.19
W & G Woven Shirts          208       263       207       277        45        41     -8.61       209       274    30.75    0.15
W & G Sweaters              291       279       178       248        23        55    137.00       147       279    90.24    0.14
W & G Dresses              1296      2441      1191      1118       283       387     37.06      1152      1222     6.14    0.37


Underwear exc fnd grmts    3826      2226      1611       726       250       122    -51.22      1382       597   -56.77    0.23
Foundation Garments          45        95       138       111         8        12     40.26       107       114     6.07    0.04
Hosiery                     138       229       202       265        96       135     39.75       239       303    26.86    0.11
Gloves                      249       192       206       171        91        40    -55.76       287       120   -58.14    0.12
Accessories                 584       625       365       475        72        80     10.91       354       483    36.32    0.21
Other Apparel              1522      1391      1365      1671       553       215    -61.14      1460      1332    -8.73    0.08


Yarn:
Filament Yarn               338       385       819       608       297       148    -50.30      1010       459   -54.58    0.04
Spun Yrns & Thread         1106       998       414       326        57        40    -29.41       366       309   -15.46    0.01
Waste & Tow, Staple         500        57       538       165        23        73    222.54       367       215   -41.34    0.02


Fabric:
Cotton Broadwoven Fabs     2545       845       355       432        52       140    167.46       353       519    47.27    0.10
MMF Broadwoven Fabs         286       295       500       168        42        66     57.79       493       193   -60.98    0.02
Knit & Knit Pile Fabs       299       265       166       127        40        48     19.37       158       135   -14.60    0.02
Felts & Other Non-Woven    4502      3736      4741      5528      1134      1084     -4.43      5001      5478     9.55    0.25
Speclty & Indstrl Fabs     8322      7751      8348      6466      1596      1731      8.45      7568      6600   -12.78    0.15


Made-up and Misc.:
Cordage, twine, etc.        364      1978      3106      2920       702       666     -5.10      2908      2884    -0.82    1.19
Floor Coverings            2388      1761      3131      2511       196       284     45.19      2863      2599    -9.21    0.27
Bedroom Furnishings         457       337       332       425        94        33    -64.86       281       364    29.40    0.08
Misc. Hsehld Furnish        114        71        88       192        56        63     12.17       110       198    80.98    0.37
Other Made-Up Articles     6094      4916      8193      8820      2362      2046    -13.37      8474      8504     0.35    0.44