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  ___________                             |                                     |                              August 2, 2019
 |           |                            |        US EXPORT MARKETS            |
 |  SRI LKA  |                            |       By Country,  6/2019 Data      |
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                                                  Data in thousand dollars

                                   Calendar Years                  Year-to-Date                  Year-Endings        YE  6/2019
 Group                    2015      2016      2017      2018     6/2018    6/2019  % Change    6/2018    6/2019  % Change % Share

TEXTILES & APPAREL        36571     31795     29984     41848     20846     21733      4.26     38608     42735    10.69    0.18
TOTAL APPAREL              3426       811      3668      9669      4530      1228    -72.89      7734      6367   -17.68    0.10
TEXTILE MILL PRODUCTS     33144     30984     26316     32179     16316     20506     25.68     30873     36368    17.80    0.21
Total Yarn                17799     18807     12948     16979      8073     14337     77.60     15917     23244    46.03    0.54
Total Fabric              14341     11273     12345     14434      7936      5628    -29.09     14362     12125   -15.57    0.13
Total Made-Up Arts         1004       904      1024       766       307       540     76.00       594       999    68.07    0.03


Apparel:
M & B Other Knit Shirts       0         0      2326      6012      2230       988    -55.67      4556      4770     4.71    2.87


W & G Other Knit Shirts       0         0        16      2284      1165         0   -100.00      1181      1119    -5.29    1.47


Other Apparel              1262       457       994       833       613       113    -81.58      1387       332   -76.03    0.02


Yarn:
Filament Yarn              7767      7178      3459      1910       983       545    -44.60      2625      1472   -43.94    0.12
Spun Yrns & Thread        10014     11621      9489     15063      7090     13774     94.28     13292     21748    63.61    1.05


Fabric:
MMF Broadwoven Fabs        4013      3847      4255      3270      1883      1839     -2.38      3737      3225   -13.71    0.29
Knit & Knit Pile Fabs      4940      2855      3150      3578      1822      2101     15.29      3804      3856     1.38    0.46
Felts & Other Non-Woven     164       147       513       219       147        78    -46.98       534       150   -71.84    0.01
Speclty & Indstrl Fabs     4814      4275      4349      7066      3856      1562    -59.50      6015      4772   -20.67    0.11


Made-up and Misc.:
Cordage, twine, etc.        155        52        48       183        53        78     47.56        79       208   161.61    0.09
Floor Coverings             434       548       637       253       143       218     52.80       251       328    30.62    0.03
Other Made-Up Articles      290       297       325       310       107       229    113.89       249       432    73.54    0.02