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                                          |                                     |                             September 4, 2019
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  7/2019 Data     |
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                                           Category  60:  MAN-MADE FIBER PRODUCTS
                                                    Data in Million SME

                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   44840.741  48063.426  26224.639  28066.122      7.02 46282.489  49392.176  49467.190  49904.909       7.83  100.00

     CHINA P 25067.870  26927.908  13967.893  14472.764      3.61 25817.053  27217.509  27190.128  27432.779       6.26   54.97

     VIETNAM  3165.071   3317.768   1963.652   2132.465      8.60  3306.968   3493.033   3483.686   3486.581       5.43    6.99

     INDIA    2508.965   2719.878   1526.882   1831.782     19.97  2595.428   2937.491   2972.403   3024.777      16.54    6.06

     MEXICO   1903.402   1978.295   1145.686   1256.188      9.65  1936.130   2065.084   2076.756   2088.797       7.89    4.19

     KOR REP  1436.072   1742.984    987.793   1182.932     19.76  1576.717   1916.732   1915.603   1938.124      22.92    3.88

     INDNSIA  1016.486    976.577    587.227    608.693      3.66   977.968    987.586    997.787    998.043       2.05    2.00

     CANADA   1030.107   1053.248    656.208    524.636    -20.05  1097.931    934.423    933.753    921.676     -16.05    1.85

     CHINA T   815.511    849.864    464.972    514.340     10.62   796.819    903.545    896.994    899.233      12.85    1.80

     TURKEY    653.097    756.087    437.414    485.634     11.02   715.368    799.917    803.811    804.307      12.43    1.61

     BNGLDSH   722.828    761.392    503.426    493.053     -2.06   743.080    751.203    753.629    751.020       1.07    1.50

     CAMBOD    582.010    623.523    339.561    380.612     12.09   618.444    646.160    660.482    664.573       7.46    1.33

     GERMANY   474.122    551.713    316.288    402.882     27.38   503.613    626.560    629.236    638.307      26.75    1.28

     HONDURA   490.027    515.659    281.029    297.807      5.97   481.819    529.168    528.264    532.438      10.51    1.07

     SALVADR   364.950    465.329    257.864    274.803      6.57   422.089    478.261    477.248    482.267      14.26    0.97

     THAILND   260.573    260.290    147.480    235.884     59.94   251.615    325.181    335.094    348.695      38.58    0.70

     PAKISTN   313.295    293.508    178.218    208.337     16.90   306.900    318.874    322.623    323.627       5.45    0.65

     ITALY     240.925    272.238    155.654    167.680      7.73   255.224    285.006    285.925    284.264      11.38    0.57

     ISRAEL    229.964    240.185    127.623    160.646     25.88   208.200    267.465    271.575    273.209      31.22    0.55

     NICARAG   242.804    254.611    142.010    157.123     10.64   241.273    258.817    263.750    269.724      11.79    0.54

     JAPAN     273.270    269.164    161.015    154.677     -3.94   278.190    263.952    262.553    262.827      -5.52    0.53

     JORDAN    185.985    201.187    110.795    149.824     35.23   194.469    227.153    229.825    240.216      23.52    0.48

     EGYPT     187.061    231.088    138.981    144.130      3.70   217.700    231.108    228.434    236.237       8.51    0.47

     HAITI     151.016    185.580     99.659    145.320     45.82   165.092    211.383    215.423    231.242      40.07    0.46

     GUATMAL   234.303    248.903    155.712    137.144    -11.92   243.323    234.070    233.775    230.335      -5.34    0.46

     SRI LKA   249.358    195.044    114.793    123.455      7.55   211.889    199.695    198.742    203.706      -3.86    0.41

     PHIL R    174.872    183.011    105.496    117.466     11.35   180.105    190.621    188.822    194.981       8.26    0.39

     S ARAB    105.370    152.272     76.177     91.576     20.22   123.042    160.742    157.594    167.672      36.27    0.34

     CZECH      95.229    148.326     81.873     92.530     13.02   120.100    161.253    159.022    158.983      32.38    0.32

     SPAIN     115.872    120.111     65.446     89.667     37.01   117.186    144.766    143.320    144.332      23.17    0.29

     DOM REP   119.127    128.874     74.154     76.736      3.48   124.734    130.949    130.698    131.456       5.39    0.26

     FRANCE     95.822    108.105     60.459     68.666     13.57    96.359    110.312    116.374    116.311      20.71    0.23

     PORTUGL   117.273     90.943     67.826     87.696     29.30   119.415    104.415    108.811    110.813      -7.20    0.22

     COLOMB     48.528     74.028     39.366     64.605     64.11    60.546     91.449     94.698     99.266      63.95    0.20

     LUXMBRG    85.109     94.011     59.526     59.323     -0.34    90.035     93.065     95.476     93.808       4.19    0.19

     NETHLDS    83.432     70.829     46.547     57.675     23.91    78.837     75.967     76.039     81.957       3.96    0.16

     MALAYSA    87.939     84.641     54.055     50.886     -5.86    86.965     77.848     78.977     81.473      -6.32    0.16

     KENYA      51.322     61.677     32.609     36.953     13.32    56.145     62.537     65.219     66.020      17.59    0.13

     U KING     62.986     57.110     33.216     36.110      8.71    58.597     61.029     61.297     60.004       2.40    0.12

     POLAND     59.972     55.991     30.203     31.679      4.89    57.120     56.991     56.419     57.467       0.61    0.12

     BURMA      34.503     42.918     22.419     33.976     51.55    40.793     49.970     52.181     54.475      33.54    0.11

     LESOTHO    46.735     50.876     27.860     28.189      1.18    48.394     50.318     49.250     51.206       5.81    0.10

     BELGIUM    42.425     42.496     25.982     34.371     32.29    42.327     50.695     51.559     50.885      20.22    0.10

     HG KONG    68.145     67.657     42.780     20.644    -51.74    76.104     54.949     50.755     45.521     -40.19    0.09

     MADAGAS    29.478     33.687     18.246     24.097     32.07    33.707     37.128     39.121     39.538      17.30    0.08

     UKRAINE     9.241     26.177     13.622     24.792     82.00    19.158     31.761     37.210     37.346      94.94    0.07

     AUSTRAL    38.503     34.721     20.800     22.564      8.48    39.299     36.084     35.708     36.485      -7.16    0.07

     ARAB EM    45.712     39.330     19.392     16.122    -16.86    35.206     37.756     37.523     36.059       2.42    0.07

     LATVIA     36.830     33.444     19.620     21.128      7.69    38.942     34.799     35.160     34.952     -10.25    0.07

     PERU       29.716     31.333     20.161     21.796      8.11    31.473     31.719     33.184     32.969       4.75    0.07

     ETHIOP     13.534     22.657     12.387     18.354     48.17    19.842     27.111     27.514     28.624      44.26    0.06

     BRAZIL     71.742     34.870     24.907     15.204    -38.96    53.177     24.784     24.924     25.168     -52.67    0.05

     DENMARK    12.448     17.798      9.804     14.146     44.28    15.637     21.623     21.512     22.139      41.58    0.04

     GREECE     29.656     25.988     16.994     12.712    -25.20    26.871     22.224     20.495     21.706     -19.22    0.04

     SLOVENI    13.350     16.672      9.178     11.489     25.19    15.582     17.991     17.313     18.983      21.83    0.04

     SWEDEN     19.473     17.395     10.326      9.789     -5.20    18.968     16.678     16.662     16.858     -11.12    0.03

     N ZEAL     11.875     10.107      4.737      9.878    108.55     8.056     13.779     14.318     15.249      89.28    0.03

     SWITZLD    16.221     15.720      9.860      9.141     -7.28    17.376     15.059     14.313     15.002     -13.66    0.03

     REP SAF    14.335     14.621      8.300      8.164     -1.64    14.723     13.824     13.710     14.484      -1.62    0.03

     MOROC      12.056     12.835      7.545      8.746     15.93    12.727     13.358     13.867     14.037      10.29    0.03

     ROMANIA    11.934     12.043      7.267      9.171     26.20    11.689     13.458     13.692     13.947      19.31    0.03

     AUSTRIA     8.639     10.490      5.857      8.502     45.17     9.268     12.541     12.832     13.136      41.74    0.03

     SLOVAK      8.944     15.408      8.434      6.132    -27.30    12.087     13.609     13.502     13.105       8.42    0.03

     TNZANIA    12.800     12.030      6.717      6.837      1.79    12.336     11.692     11.407     12.150      -1.51    0.02

     FINLAND    12.780     11.306      6.772      7.309      7.93    11.702     11.531     11.860     11.843       1.20    0.02

     HUNGARY     4.821      6.658      3.740      7.838    109.56     5.672     10.080     10.481     10.756      89.65    0.02

     C RICA      9.379      7.965      5.073      6.536     28.83     7.353      9.563      9.248      9.428      28.21    0.02

     MALTA       1.864      5.674      3.285      4.137     25.92     3.676      5.302      5.338      6.526      77.54    0.01

     BELARUS     1.500      4.028      2.460      4.745     92.87     3.357      5.749      5.727      6.312      88.01    0.01

     GHANA       3.289      4.720      2.581      3.379     30.95     4.026      5.309      5.224      5.519      37.07    0.01

     PANAMA      0.051      0.509      0.164      5.146   3030.14     0.199      3.206      4.169      5.491    2653.57    0.01

     ECUADOR     3.023      4.060      2.122      3.150     48.43     3.586      4.736      4.875      5.088      41.89    0.01

     IRELAND     3.956      5.163      3.324      3.228     -2.89     5.574      4.595      4.726      5.067      -9.10    0.01

     RUSSIA     18.544      9.998      5.667      0.694    -87.76     9.584      8.295      8.310      5.025     -47.57    0.01

     BULGAR      4.565      3.300      1.884      2.128     12.95     3.463      3.615      3.468      3.544       2.35    0.01

     OMAN        7.696      6.470      2.991      0.017    -99.44     8.461      4.829      4.735      3.495     -58.68    0.01

     LITHUAN     2.998      3.246      1.611      1.622      0.68     2.792      3.324      3.323      3.257      16.66    0.01

     BAHRAIN     2.559      2.339      1.089      1.831     68.08     2.705      2.946      3.070      3.080      13.88    0.01

     NORWAY      2.600      2.798      1.349      1.446      7.17     2.674      3.118      2.725      2.894       8.22    0.01

     SINGAPR     1.343      1.153      0.366      1.384    278.20     1.015      1.859      2.084      2.171     113.80    0.00

     TUNISIA     1.668      1.769      1.170      1.554     32.88     1.760      2.031      2.080      2.154      22.36    0.00

     MACAU       1.760      1.594      0.774      1.062     37.26     1.680      1.927      1.922      1.882      12.01    0.00

     VENEZ       1.905      1.754      1.588      0.112    -92.95     2.181      0.283      0.281      0.278     -87.25    0.00


     _WTO    44821.346  48031.458  26206.965  28040.937      7.00 46254.087  49354.920  49429.479  49865.430       7.81   99.92

     _ASEAN   5324.154   5490.900   3220.891   3562.478     10.61  5465.072   5773.400   5800.567   5832.487       6.72   11.69

     _OECD    4753.445   5322.349   3118.001   3428.053      9.94  5089.954   5588.459   5602.304   5632.400      10.66   11.29

     _W HEMI  4701.664   4986.922   2906.853   2988.539      2.81  4872.710   5010.802   5034.009   5068.609       4.02   10.16

     _NAFTA   2933.509   3031.543   1801.895   1780.825     -1.17  3034.062   2999.507   3010.509   3010.473      -0.78    6.03

     _EU28    1646.091   1797.346   1051.475   1248.035     18.69  1721.481   1962.389   1974.770   1993.907      15.83    4.00

     _EU27    1645.706   1796.751   1051.219   1247.798     18.70  1721.017   1961.787   1974.215   1993.330      15.82    3.99

     _CAFTA   1460.590   1621.341    915.842    950.149      3.75  1520.591   1640.829   1642.984   1655.649       8.88    3.32

     _CBI      151.296    186.460    100.287    146.947     46.53   165.746    213.286    217.291    233.119      40.65    0.47

     _SUB-SAH  175.785    204.346    110.878    127.940     15.39   193.057    211.679    215.496    221.408      14.69    0.44

     _ANDEAN     3.023      4.060      2.122      3.150     48.43     3.586      4.736      4.875      5.088      41.89    0.01