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                                          |                                     |                             September 4, 2019
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  7/2019 Data     |
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                                           Category 618:  WOVEN ARTIFICIAL FILAMENT FAB.
                                             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     12917135  13173354    7708798    6006255    -22.09  12846738   11905526   11657393   11470811     -10.71  100.00

     KOR REP    5091287   6063567    3386071    3034529    -10.38   5704057    5622373    5698130    5712025       0.14   49.80

     CHINA P    2832792   2523014    1566746     758616    -51.58   2434988    2082664    1855594    1714884     -29.57   14.95

     CANADA     2463648   2156423    1325635     810090    -38.89   2148708    1833197    1728468    1640878     -23.63   14.30

     ITALY       975820   1098770     565596     723096     27.85   1006501    1180283    1166430    1256270      24.82   10.95

     JAPAN       988715    609230     439323     355898    -18.99    907293     545094     595658     525805     -42.05    4.58


     _WTO      12917135  13173354    7708798    6006255    -22.09  12846738   11905526   11657393   11470811     -10.71  100.00

     _OECD      8674654   9537758    5386452    4641294    -13.83   9028406    8820379    8770155    8792600      -2.61   76.65

     _W HEMI    2526820   2278569    1401343     877122    -37.41   2247359    1949739    1836168    1754348     -21.94   15.29

     _NAFTA     2467972   2163710    1332922     810090    -39.22   2158956    1833197    1728468    1640878     -24.00   14.30

     _EU27      1039721   1243217     630297     815065     29.31   1096486    1347530    1328777    1427985      30.23   12.45

     _EU28      1039721   1243217     630297     815065     29.31   1096486    1347530    1328777    1427985      30.23   12.45