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                                          |                                     |                              January 31, 2020
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 12/2019 Data     |
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                                           Category 200:  YARN FOR RETAIL SALE,SEWING THREAD
                                             Data in Kg.,  6.60 M2 per Kg.. 

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE 12/2019
   Country      2017       2018      12/2018    12/2019  % Change   12/2018    10/2019    11/2019    12/2019   % Change % Share


     WORLD     22345009  23521705   23521705   20897509    -11.16  23521705   21183026   21023052   20897509     -11.16  100.00

     TURKEY     7862710   7397696    7397696    6438472    -12.97   7397696    6294857    6354580    6438472     -12.97   30.81

     CHINA P    6869396   8630792    8630792    6224555    -27.88   8630792    6951419    6616530    6224555     -27.88   29.79

     CANADA     3012895   2516360    2516360    2595328      3.14   2516360    2616763    2623892    2595328       3.14   12.42

     INDIA       873160   1014437    1014437    1638150     61.48   1014437    1416079    1494453    1638150      61.48    7.84

     MEXICO     1329482   1323357    1323357    1218643     -7.91   1323357    1211280    1217288    1218643      -7.91    5.83

     THAILND     645452    571470     571470     639572     11.92    571470     657697     655257     639572      11.92    3.06

     JAPAN       257853    370871     370871     453292     22.22    370871     421169     405916     453292      22.22    2.17

     GERMANY     290076    283197     283197     316285     11.68    283197     270836     285297     316285      11.68    1.51

     U KING      119714    179897     179897     236666     31.56    179897     192399     243905     236666      31.56    1.13

     FRANCE      103511    160024     160024     151324     -5.44    160024     145504     144812     151324      -5.44    0.72

     ITALY       145789    133117     133117     137369      3.19    133117     144696     143835     137369       3.19    0.66


     _WTO      22344986  23521437   23521437   20897509    -11.16  23521437   21183006   21023032   20897509     -11.16  100.00

     _OECD     11726028  10952033   10952033   10127686     -7.53  10952033    9917837   10040785   10127686      -7.53   48.46

     _W HEMI    4669947   4107131    4107131    4056241     -1.24   4107131    4075475    4078943    4056241      -1.24   19.41

     _NAFTA     4342377   3839717    3839717    3813971     -0.67   3839717    3828043    3841180    3813971      -0.67   18.25

     _EU27       837915   1009844    1009844    1078201      6.77   1009844     989619    1038474    1078201       6.77    5.16

     _EU28       841024   1010537    1010537    1078201      6.70   1010537     989830    1038685    1078201       6.70    5.16

     _ASEAN      751782    672691     672691     797989     18.63    672691     810290     808753     797989      18.63    3.82