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  ___________                             |                                     |                                 May 9, 2019
 |           |                            |        US EXPORT MARKETS            |
 |  JAPAN    |                            |       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       571961    537343    525470    570847    135747    141233      4.04    530997    576332     8.54    2.45
TOTAL APPAREL            220506    201271    199529    224274     55081     57172      3.80    204858    226366    10.50    3.68
TEXTILE MILL PRODUCTS    351455    336071    325940    346573     80667     84060      4.21    326139    349967     7.31    2.01
Total Yarn               108601    102888     99789    108284     21794     24219     11.13     94604    110710    17.02    2.50
Total Fabric             152364    146428    138387    149709     35862     38170      6.44    142805    152017     6.45    1.67
Total Made-Up Arts        90489     86755     87764     88581     23011     21671     -5.82     88730     87241    -1.68    2.27


Apparel:
M & B Ensembles             441       521       408       270       105       130     23.44       460       295   -35.95    2.65
M & B Suits                1410      1524      1426      2007       329       340      3.31      1437      2018    40.44   10.37
M & B Dress Coat           2526      1827      1728      1934       235       893    279.85      1677      2592    54.58   12.27
M & B Other Coats         10007      9571      8832     10520      1935      1520    -21.46      9440     10105     7.03    5.59
M & B Trousers, Shorts    12334     13635     12023     10132      2840      2373    -16.42     10962      9665   -11.82    2.69
M & B Kt T-shirt & Tk-t   15781     14326     21059     24985      7977      6374    -20.09     24040     23383    -2.73    5.21
M & B Other Knit Shirts   15531     11610      8533     10305      2523      3931     55.79      8806     11713    33.02    7.07
M & B Woven Shirts         9724      7827      7624      7379      2308      2609     13.05      7442      7681     3.21    6.22
M & B Sweaters             9783      9153     10380     15786      1813      5482    202.29     10147     19454    91.73    7.95
W & G Skirts               1689      1403      1279       810       272       279      2.65      1062       817   -22.99    2.48


W & G Ensembles            4649      3240      3752      2917      1004       783    -22.01      3482      2696   -22.57   14.41
W & G Suits                 395       504       115       112        32        73    125.94        94       153    61.98    1.86
W & G Suit-type Coats      1115       727       738       631       151      1116    641.31       765      1597   108.62    2.78
W & G Oth Coats  &  Jac    3942      3190      3127      3113       612       903     47.47      3376      3404     0.81    2.62
W & G Slacks,Shorts,Pan   12517     13119     13223     12370      2875      1162    -59.60     12454     10657   -14.43    2.87
W & G Kt T-shirt &  Tan   11112     10301      8091     10362      2341      2663     13.71      8461     10683    26.26    6.71
W & G Other Knit Shirts    2241      1351      2036      2386       624       458    -26.63      2086      2220     6.40    2.80
W & G Woven Shirts         8435      7061      4859      4013      1896      1834     -3.29      4850      3951   -18.55    2.11
W & G Sweaters             3351      2776      1638      1746       480       324    -32.51      1574      1590     1.06    0.79
W & G Dresses             11178     11413     11532     10817      2665      2914      9.34     11688     11066    -5.33    3.39


Robes & Dressing Gowns      689       156       391       296        44        22    -50.00       316       274   -13.29    1.03
Pajamas & Oth Nightwear     134        88       141       200        69       118     70.19       198       249    25.92    0.43
Underwear exc fnd grmts    7873      8427      8156      8347      2210      2607     17.94      8221      8743     6.35    3.31
Foundation Garments         354       370       426       640        65       192    196.38       428       767    79.18    0.25
Swimwear                    783       560      1019       857       250       167    -33.35       921       773   -16.08    1.24
Jog & Oth Athletc Suits     366       270       401       832       174        14    -91.97       487       672    38.07    9.38
Hosiery                    9992     10355      8430      9424      2291      2601     13.54      8141      9734    19.57    3.55
Gloves                     1502      3151      1416      1473       473       365    -22.75      1555      1366   -12.20    1.33
Accessories               20169     18724     20672     20811      5506      4516    -17.98     21885     19821    -9.43    8.67
Infants wear               1136      1453       905       759       134       136      1.52       831       761    -8.52    0.87
Other Apparel             39350     32641     35170     48039     10847     10275     -5.27     37571     47467    26.34    3.00


Yarn:
Filament Yarn             65098     54783     58966     56422      9887     12735     28.81     51496     59270    15.10    4.78
Spun Yrns & Thread        10916     16712     12541     18053      3529      5688     61.18     12057     20212    67.64    0.97
Waste & Tow, Staple       32587     31393     28283     33808      8378      5797    -30.81     31052     31227     0.56    2.81


Fabric:
Cotton Broadwoven Fabs     2265      1999      1475      1594       466       401    -14.06      1570      1528    -2.67    0.29
MMF Broadwoven Fabs        5656      4772      4496      4546       767      1184     54.39      4055      4963    22.40    0.45
Wool Woven Fabrics          666       816       615       615       114        54    -52.76       670       555   -17.16    1.92
Silk & Other Vg Fib Fab     226       309       322       215        86       102     18.40       347       231   -33.46    1.34
Knit & Knit Pile Fabs      3778      4607      3817      4325      1074       909    -15.37      3897      4160     6.75    0.49
Felts & Other Non-Woven   55926     52352     46099     49351     10115     14459     42.95     46270     53695    16.05    2.44
Speclty & Indstrl Fabs    83848     81574     81563     89063     23240     21061     -9.37     85996     86885     1.03    1.98


Made-up and Misc.:
Cordage, twine, etc.       4011      2731      3586      2687       465       474      1.86      2704      2696    -0.29    1.11
Floor Coverings            7414      9324      8477      9961      1890      2072      9.60      8986     10142    12.86    1.05
Curtains and Drapes        1732      1543      1659      4391       829       582    -29.87      2140      4143    93.61    3.22
Bedroom Furnishings        7358      6434      5584      4639      1068      1140      6.72      5209      4711    -9.56    1.08
Bathroom Furnishings        627       948       857      1335        51        85     66.55       524      1369   160.98    2.90
Dining Rm Furnishings        64       126       166       126         0         4       .         141       129    -8.35    0.62
Misc. Hsehld Furnish        591       324       361       283        38       160    324.82       288       405    40.85    0.76
Other Made-Up Articles    68693     65324     67076     65159     18670     17156     -8.11     68737     63645    -7.41    3.27