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                                          |                                     |                             September 4, 2019
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  7/2019 Data     |
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                                           Category 604:  YARN > 85% SYNTHETIC STAPLE FIBER
                                         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      75.598     86.284     50.011     59.143     18.26    80.455     92.282     93.019     95.416      18.59  100.00

     INDNSIA    27.896     31.343     19.419     18.966     -2.33    30.027     30.733     30.765     30.890       2.87   32.37

     INDIA      14.718     15.595      8.777      8.315     -5.27    14.510     14.899     14.855     15.133       4.29   15.86

     CANADA     13.724     12.535      7.830      8.748     11.73    13.977     13.349     13.383     13.453      -3.75   14.10

     PAKISTN     0.263      1.054      0.610      4.938    710.09     0.751      4.284      4.760      5.383     617.21    5.64

     SPAIN       3.389      3.059      1.597      2.854     78.78     2.865      3.976      4.236      4.317      50.65    4.52

     TURKEY      3.545      3.741      2.044      2.284     11.74     3.416      3.764      3.741      3.981      16.55    4.17

     CHINA P     3.297      5.648      2.915      1.100    -62.26     4.361      4.254      4.017      3.834     -12.08    4.02

     ROMANIA     1.490      2.386      1.586      1.988     25.31     2.190      2.961      2.793      2.787      27.27    2.92

     VIETNAM     0.304      0.998      0.611      1.866    205.53     0.678      1.654      1.918      2.253     232.17    2.36

     ITALY       0.871      1.173      0.568      1.605    182.56     1.170      1.785      1.799      2.210      88.90    2.32

     GUATMAL     0.368      1.937      0.713      0.956     34.18     1.000      2.375      2.320      2.181     118.13    2.29

     AUSTRAL     0.000      1.037      0.906      1.638     80.74     0.906      1.507      1.377      1.769      95.19    1.85

     THAILND     1.215      0.700      0.381      0.903    136.75     0.894      0.942      1.089      1.221      36.58    1.28

     MEXICO      0.722      0.549      0.198      0.477    140.36     0.577      0.653      0.798      0.827      43.32    0.87

     KOR REP     0.301      0.268      0.093      0.562    506.52     0.171      0.661      0.657      0.737     331.78    0.77

     MALAYSA     0.003      0.667      0.037      0.000   -100.00     0.040      0.660      0.660      0.629    1484.02    0.66

     PHIL R      0.859      0.382      0.217      0.015    -92.91     0.524      0.182      0.182      0.180     -65.72    0.19


     _WTO       75.598     86.284     50.011     59.143     18.26    80.455     92.282     93.019     95.416      18.59  100.00

     _ASEAN     30.277     34.089     20.666     21.794      5.46    32.163     34.215     34.658     35.217       9.50   36.91

     _OECD      23.926     24.244     14.224     19.097     34.26    24.405     27.701     27.850     29.117      19.31   30.52

     _W HEMI    14.878     15.023      8.742     10.199     16.66    15.618     16.396     16.520     16.480       5.52   17.27

     _NAFTA     14.447     13.084      8.029      9.225     14.90    14.554     14.003     14.182     14.281      -1.88   14.97

     _EU27       7.830      8.816      4.867      7.879     61.88     8.038     11.266     11.360     11.828      47.14   12.40

     _EU28       7.830      8.816      4.867      7.879     61.88     8.038     11.266     11.360     11.828      47.14   12.40

     _CAFTA      0.432      1.940      0.714      0.959     34.36     1.064      2.379      2.323      2.185     105.29    2.29