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                                          |                                     |                                   May 5, 2020
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  3/2020 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  3/2020
   Country      2018       2019       3/2019     3/2020  % Change    3/2019     1/2020     2/2020     3/2020   % Change % Share


     WORLD     23521203  20811033    4434282    4875926      9.96  22739199   21127763   21305795   21252677      -6.54  100.00

     TURKEY     7397696   6438472    1295208    1816795     40.27   7039696    6624277    6886122    6960059      -1.13   32.75

     CHINA P    8630290   6224609    1419675     937596    -33.96   8334513    6085378    5854997    5742530     -31.10   27.02

     CANADA     2516360   2595327     582684     606585      4.10   2470771    2644353    2626948    2619228       6.01   12.32

     INDIA      1014437   1557594     306647     343159     11.91   1046615    1634734    1688857    1594106      52.31    7.50

     MEXICO     1323357   1216898     273824     359681     31.35   1285019    1231593    1296724    1302755       1.38    6.13

     THAILND     571470    639572     130868     241690     84.68    574875     689903     726787     750394      30.53    3.53

     JAPAN       370871    453275      87024      88510      1.71    368301     460188     449835     454761      23.48    2.14

     GERMANY     283197    312144      66697     154034    130.95    281576     338088     364386     399481      41.87    1.88

     U KING      179897    236666      22452      57301    155.22    163143     244291     274087     271515      66.43    1.28

     FRANCE      160024    151324      13136      28302    115.45    119355     158808     158181     166490      39.49    0.78

     ITALY       133117    137369      47960      37451    -21.91    151223     145038     136217     126860     -16.11    0.60


     _WTO      23520935  20811033    4434282    4875926      9.96  22738948   21127763   21305795   21252677      -6.54  100.00

     _OECD     10952033  10123544    2082006    2751226     32.14  10496414   10403667   10693057   10792764       2.82   50.78

     _W HEMI    4107131   4054422     909319    1008424     10.90   4005178    4121900    4153926    4153527       3.70   19.54

     _NAFTA     3839717   3812225     856508     966266     12.81   3755790    3875946    3923672    3921983       4.42   18.45

     _EU27      1009844   1074041     208550     312037     49.62    973195    1118707    1164450    1177528      21.00    5.54

     _EU28      1010537   1074041     208550     312037     49.62    973888    1118707    1164450    1177528      20.91    5.54

     _ASEAN      672691    797989     160663     291214     81.26    690694     857693     884808     928540      34.44    4.37