C79

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  ___________                             |                                     |                                 May 9, 2019
 |           |                            |        US EXPORT MARKETS            |
 |  HG KONG  |                            |       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       369355    342240    331776    367053     87328     86611     -0.82    341716    366336     7.20    1.56
TOTAL APPAREL             97136     92077     92198    109414     23452     23283     -0.72     95469    109245    14.43    1.78
TEXTILE MILL PRODUCTS    272219    250162    239578    257638     63876     63328     -0.86    246247    257090     4.40    1.48
Total Yarn                27576     25108     25018     29820      8259      9234     11.80     26311     30794    17.04    0.69
Total Fabric             206917    188241    177501    176928     45592     40933    -10.22    180615    172269    -4.62    1.89
Total Made-Up Arts        37725     36814     37058     50891     10024     13160     31.29     39321     54027    37.40    1.41


Apparel:
M & B Ensembles             171       218        93        90         3        54   1519.11        49       141   186.13    1.27
M & B Suits                 573       743      1550      1221       147        86    -41.28      1151      1161     0.87    5.97
M & B Dress Coat            959       684       373      1124       285       180    -36.95       536      1018    90.02    4.82
M & B Other Coats          4038      3536      4843      4979      1367       936    -31.51      5428      4548   -16.22    2.52
M & B Trousers, Shorts     4388      4036      3380      4135      1141      1760     54.29      3579      4754    32.86    1.32
M & B Kt T-shirt & Tk-t    4028      4048      5065      6523      1888      1878     -0.56      6016      6512     8.25    1.45
M & B Other Knit Shirts    1421      3505      1652      3073       545       626     14.86      1937      3154    62.85    1.90
M & B Woven Shirts         1662      1593      1399      1413       238       284     19.73      1176      1460    24.21    1.18
M & B Sweaters             5675      6201      4993      7655      1196      1635     36.71      5313      8094    52.35    3.31
W & G Skirts               1379       858      1267      1282       290       365     26.15      1223      1358    11.05    4.12


W & G Ensembles             666       122       178       297        96        27    -71.45       253       228    -9.64    1.22
W & G Suits                 468       121       119       180        55        74     35.20       124       199    60.43    2.43
W & G Suit-type Coats      4376      6917      4449      9179      2069      1585    -23.41      5848      8695    48.67   15.15
W & G Oth Coats  &  Jac    7232      6128      8470      7894      1468      1056    -28.03      8403      7483   -10.95    5.76
W & G Slacks,Shorts,Pan   12954     10312     11764     15757      2984      3174      6.35     12502     15946    27.55    4.29
W & G Kt T-shirt &  Tan    2728      2427      2035      1713       312       252    -19.48      1828      1653    -9.61    1.04
W & G Other Knit Shirts     806       811       342       674       226       448     97.82       511       896    75.11    1.13
W & G Woven Shirts         6515      5644      2788      2883       827       761     -8.01      3116      2816    -9.62    1.51
W & G Sweaters             2983      1981      2195      2088       325       460     41.27      2055      2223     8.16    1.10
W & G Dresses             10944     12293     13866     10872      2821      2573     -8.79     12728     10624   -16.53    3.25


Robes & Dressing Gowns      195       338       348       400        54        82     51.33       393       427     8.70    1.61
Pajamas & Oth Nightwear      97       148       170       482        77        77     -0.19       218       482   121.41    0.83
Underwear exc fnd grmts    4067      3770      3425      4332       726       933     28.51      3682      4539    23.26    1.72
Foundation Garments        3584      1033       894      3768       302       679    124.43       925      4144   347.91    1.34
Swimwear                   1116      1431       948       791       158       135    -14.66       946       768   -18.80    1.23
Hosiery                     656      1101       687      1081       280       202    -28.10       814      1002    23.16    0.37
Gloves                      396       460       769       281        51       118    131.70       724       348   -51.90    0.34
Accessories                3635      3302      2939      3447       620       732     18.18      2676      3560    33.04    1.56
Infants wear               1381       933      2629      4328       919       679    -26.12      3129      4088    30.65    4.68
Other Apparel              7960      7031      8512      7384      1970      1427    -27.56      8139      6842   -15.94    0.43


Yarn:
Filament Yarn             13910     13083      9707      8359      2041      5335    161.33      8897     11653    30.98    0.94
Spun Yrns & Thread         1745      1511      1365      1049       177       206     16.75      1267      1079   -14.86    0.05
Waste & Tow, Staple       11921     10514     13946     20411      6042      3693    -38.87     16147     18062    11.86    1.63


Fabric:
Cotton Broadwoven Fabs     5482      6760      4784      2751       929       496    -46.66      4798      2317   -51.70    0.44
MMF Broadwoven Fabs       12368     12474     10285     10613      1878      2067     10.08      9488     10802    13.85    0.98
Wool Woven Fabrics         3111      1002       689       483        97       111     14.57       684       497   -27.40    1.72
Silk & Other Vg Fib Fab     646       884       492       307       145        73    -49.84       475       234   -50.64    1.36
Knit & Knit Pile Fabs     10415      8698      6148      5034      1338      1342      0.30      5753      5038   -12.43    0.60
Felts & Other Non-Woven   33901     28445     34999     33053      8644      6946    -19.65     37028     31355   -15.32    1.42
Speclty & Indstrl Fabs   140995    129977    120104    124689     32562     29900     -8.17    122390    122027    -0.30    2.78


Made-up and Misc.:
Cordage, twine, etc.       2060      2549      1553      1628       279       253     -9.56      1468      1601     9.11    0.66
Floor Coverings            6500      5094      3599      3532       543       932     71.71      3225      3921    21.60    0.41
Curtains and Drapes         393       679       647       701       118       232     96.77       634       815    28.65    0.63
Bedroom Furnishings        1190      1639      1303      1397       460      1628    253.58      1487      2564    72.47    0.59
Bathroom Furnishings         90        63       126       222         6       136   2027.90       115       351   205.80    0.75
Misc. Hsehld Furnish        859       818       600       858       109       166     52.16       623       915    46.84    1.72
Other Made-Up Articles    26576     25921     29148     42202      8196      9796     19.53     31384     43803    39.57    2.25