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  ___________                             |                                     |                                 May 9, 2019
 |           |                            |        US EXPORT MARKETS            |
 |  ITALY    |                            |       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       153212    151827    175398    206480     51495     49858     -3.18    182701    204843    12.12    0.87
TOTAL APPAREL             60724     60320     72413     96406     20868     22677      8.67     75706     98214    29.73    1.60
TEXTILE MILL PRODUCTS     92488     91507    102985    110074     30627     27182    -11.25    106996    106629    -0.34    0.61
Total Yarn                20586     23399     23606     26096      6221      5669     -8.87     22906     25544    11.52    0.58
Total Fabric              56676     52854     63367     66109     18348     17173     -6.40     66175     64934    -1.87    0.71
Total Made-Up Arts        15226     15255     16012     17869      6058      4339    -28.37     17915     16150    -9.85    0.42


Apparel:
M & B Ensembles             139        31        34      1553      1385        54    -96.10      1406       221   -84.24    1.99
M & B Suits                 637      2150       619       455        55       169    207.39       504       569    12.98    2.92
M & B Dress Coat            931       798       445      1229       495       258    -47.79       859       993    15.58    4.70
M & B Other Coats          1450       949      2513      2310       503       288    -42.82      2467      2094   -15.11    1.16
M & B Trousers, Shorts     2320      2589      3523      5325      1084       968    -10.74      3530      5208    47.54    1.45
M & B Kt T-shirt & Tk-t     989      1679      1843      2744       664       519    -21.94      2141      2598    21.36    0.58
M & B Other Knit Shirts    1780      1153      1274      1434       307       391     27.13      1396      1517     8.67    0.92
M & B Woven Shirts         1889      2560      1590      1976       205       222      8.00      1060      1992    87.99    1.61
M & B Sweaters             1043      1832      2431      3599       418      2763    561.07      2241      5944   165.16    2.43
W & G Skirts               1148      1043      1018      1721       171       371    116.67       790      1921   143.34    5.84


W & G Ensembles             202       504      2580      2087       716      1765    146.54      2460      3136    27.48   16.76
W & G Suits                 110       389       153       101        28        82    189.31       175       154   -12.10    1.88
W & G Suit-type Coats       921       360       441      2618       215       258     19.89       536      2661   396.78    4.64
W & G Oth Coats  &  Jac    2129      4032      2470      3816       498       355    -28.67      2211      3674    66.17    2.83
W & G Slacks,Shorts,Pan   17777     18775     21587     18538      4231      3642    -13.93     21241     17949   -15.50    4.83
W & G Kt T-shirt &  Tan    1218      1413      1198      1156       255       622    143.66       949      1523    60.54    0.96
W & G Other Knit Shirts     555       369       489      1085        78       161    106.97       431      1168   171.17    1.48
W & G Woven Shirts         3191      1862      1995      4288       543       945     73.88      1900      4690   146.82    2.51
W & G Sweaters              336       462       970      1058       186       138    -25.99       852      1010    18.47    0.50
W & G Dresses              6031      5341      7619     19781      3937      4408     11.97     10191     20252    98.72    6.20


Robes & Dressing Gowns      172       147       185       238        24        35     49.00       177       250    40.93    0.94
Pajamas & Oth Nightwear      27        90       246       580        22       119    433.22       263       677   157.74    1.17
Underwear exc fnd grmts    2539      2225      4677      4012       719      1203     67.28      4668      4496    -3.68    1.70
Foundation Garments         267        48       209       749        15       181   1109.05       186       915   392.43    0.30
Swimwear                   2631       749       712      1762       404       430      6.52       821      1788   117.71    2.86
Hosiery                     178       317       194       121         9         0   -100.00       188       112   -40.44    0.04
Gloves                      253       186        86       168        36        39      6.97       104       170    63.61    0.17
Accessories                3290      1832      2447      2974       710       903     27.25      2166      3168    46.24    1.39
Infants wear                322       135       249       204        14        39    173.83        79       229   189.83    0.26
Other Apparel              6154      6281      8509      8631      2933      1348    -54.05      9601      7046   -26.61    0.45


Yarn:
Filament Yarn              9977     13079     11154     12097      2628      2204    -16.14      9778     11673    19.38    0.94
Spun Yrns & Thread         2258      1830      2210       695       190       325     71.40      1753       831   -52.61    0.04
Waste & Tow, Staple        8351      8490     10242     13304      3403      3140     -7.73     11375     13041    14.64    1.17


Fabric:
Cotton Broadwoven Fabs     2981      2831      3520      2549       599       859     43.43      3534      2809   -20.52    0.54
MMF Broadwoven Fabs        4288      3521      3887      3420      1110       879    -20.81      3942      3189   -19.09    0.29
Wool Woven Fabrics          839       977      1242       784       176       307     74.64      1109       915   -17.45    3.17
Silk & Other Vg Fib Fab     855       863       695       809       214       126    -41.26       693       720     3.89    4.18
Knit & Knit Pile Fabs      2924      2612      2383      2836       923       766    -17.00      2404      2679    11.44    0.32
Felts & Other Non-Woven    7674     10628     12642     15953      4493      3445    -23.33     14189     14904     5.04    0.68
Speclty & Indstrl Fabs    37115     31421     38998     39759     10833     10791     -0.38     40304     39717    -1.46    0.91


Made-up and Misc.:
Cordage, twine, etc.       1085       725       960      1249       469       225    -52.02      1210      1005   -16.93    0.41
Floor Coverings            2098      1940      2019      1917       523       606     15.91      1464      2000    36.66    0.21
Curtains and Drapes         244       817        43       623       393        40    -89.75       425       271   -36.36    0.21
Bedroom Furnishings         878      2053       898      1396       488       780     59.84      1226      1688    37.69    0.39
Bathroom Furnishings         75       171       125        95        17        54    218.47       103       132    27.86    0.28
Dining Rm Furnishings        47        80        64       172        62         0   -100.00       121       110    -9.22    0.53
Misc. Hsehld Furnish        273       313       617       158        38        15    -60.17       617       134   -78.20    0.25
Other Made-Up Articles    10528      9156     11285     12259      4068      2618    -35.65     12748     10809   -15.21    0.56