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                                          |                                     |                             September 4, 2019
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  7/2019 Data     |
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                                           Category 200:  YARN FOR RETAIL SALE,SEWING THREAD
                                         Data in Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                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     207.855    219.186    121.696    104.528    -14.11   210.923    209.897    203.944    202.018      -4.22  100.00

     CHINA P    43.552     59.338     28.741     23.159    -19.42    49.624     57.711     56.279     53.756       8.33   26.61

     TURKEY     68.773     62.392     35.542     26.693    -24.90    64.328     56.985     53.995     53.544     -16.76   26.50

     CANADA     31.048     26.417     15.605     14.101     -9.64    29.469     25.902     25.375     24.913     -15.46   12.33

     MEXICO     14.593     14.459      8.654      8.201     -5.24    14.382     14.287     13.810     14.006      -2.62    6.93

     INDIA       6.639      8.244      4.882      6.098     24.90     7.515      9.076      9.237      9.460      25.88    4.68

     FRANCE      7.172      9.640      5.905      4.370    -25.99     8.950      8.026      7.699      8.105      -9.44    4.01

     GERMANY     8.159      8.739      5.193      4.413    -15.01     8.557      7.858      7.879      7.960      -6.98    3.94

     JAPAN       4.772      5.713      3.081      3.628     17.75     5.242      6.009      5.927      6.260      19.42    3.10

     ITALY       6.396      4.839      2.811      3.663     30.33     4.698      5.651      5.603      5.691      21.13    2.82

     THAILND     3.016      2.586      1.355      1.679     23.88     2.490      2.768      2.896      2.909      16.85    1.44

     U KING      1.685      2.344      1.422      1.199    -15.74     2.253      2.196      2.056      2.120      -5.93    1.05


     _WTO      207.854    219.182    121.695    104.528    -14.11   210.922    209.893    203.941    202.014      -4.22  100.00

     _OECD     127.100    119.769     69.913     56.540    -19.13   123.069    111.112    106.967    106.396     -13.55   52.67

     _W HEMI    49.861     44.770     26.429     24.796     -6.18    47.866     44.069     43.029     43.137      -9.88   21.35

     _NAFTA     45.640     40.876     24.260     22.302     -8.07    43.851     40.190     39.185     38.919     -11.25   19.26

     _EU28      27.776     31.444     18.897     16.404    -13.19    29.611     29.148     28.558     28.952      -2.23   14.33

     _EU27      27.733     31.435     18.889     16.404    -13.16    29.594     29.142     28.552     28.949      -2.18   14.33

     _ASEAN      3.713      3.246      1.711      2.092     22.27     3.203      3.488      3.637      3.627      13.26    1.80