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                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  7/2019 Data     |
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                                           Category 224:  PILE / TUFTED FABRICS
                                             Data in M2.,  1.00 M2 per M2.. 

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  7/2019
   Country      2017       2018       7/2018     7/2019  % Change    7/2018     5/2019     6/2019     7/2019   % Change % Share


     WORLD    118179089 118595920   60695888   66835304     10.12 116155812  122386301  121593826  124735336       7.39  100.00

     CHINA P   91747333  90381611   44712189   48909359      9.39  88733377   93491913   92133497   94578781       6.59   75.82

     KOR REP    9610935   8653105    4991355    5924430     18.69   9440347    9509738    9780784    9586180       1.54    7.69

     CHINA T    7076384   6193136    3239155    3526721      8.88   6769486    6567850    6640890    6480702      -4.27    5.20

     MALTA      1559702   4105753    2565888    2734050      6.55   2943058    3028463    3189476    4273915      45.22    3.43

     TURKEY     1611688   2708109    1268335    1617685     27.54   1936936    3057800    3054643    3057459      57.85    2.45

     INDIA      1757562   2035944    1210154    1220051      0.82   1897709    2010342    2054132    2045841       7.81    1.64

     ITALY      1029180   1015919     641656     581120     -9.43   1040841     975946     958971     955383      -8.21    0.77


     _WTO     118179089 118595896   60695864   66835286     10.12 116155788  122386283  121593808  124735318       7.39  100.00

     _OECD     13930199  14202965    8035129    9422050     17.26  14181321   15534633   15788193   15589886       9.93   12.50

     _EU27      3749835   6413199    3969506    4263869      7.42   5211480    5413300    5571888    6707562      28.71    5.38

     _EU28      3749835   6413199    3969506    4263869      7.42   5211480    5413300    5571888    6707562      28.71    5.38

     _W HEMI    1478888   1588814    1035698     854177    -17.53   1593769    1516000    1501787    1407293     -11.70    1.13

     _NAFTA     1231569   1228481     768142     751489     -2.17   1235223    1281995    1263337    1211828      -1.89    0.97