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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 Kg.,  6.60 M2 per Kg.. 

                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     22345009  23521813   13008939   10862043    -16.50  22467134   22376422   21635962   21374917      -4.86  100.00

     CHINA P    6869396   8630777    4350718    3402583    -21.79   7488182    8272594    8047113    7682642       2.60   35.94

     TURKEY     7862710   7397696    4257257    3345805    -21.41   7502928    6801722    6420377    6486244     -13.55   30.35

     CANADA     3012895   2516445    1520339    1269596    -16.49   2763659    2380496    2297521    2265702     -18.02   10.60

     MEXICO     1329482   1323357     831303     710279    -14.56   1335386    1275496    1181179    1202333      -9.96    5.62

     INDIA       873160   1014437     598889     715340     19.44    927875    1056440    1114592    1130888      21.88    5.29

     THAILND     645452    571470     305715     360392     17.88    557532     590727     621365     626147      12.31    2.93

     JAPAN       257853    370871     205043     170640    -16.78    319236     355090     338790     336468       5.40    1.57

     GERMANY     290076    283246     166295     150979     -9.21    288316     264326     263790     267930      -7.07    1.25

     U KING      119714    179897      91852     100409      9.32    143674     199436     190309     188454      31.17    0.88

     ITALY       145789    133117      63700      87703     37.68    108085     154999     148741     157120      45.37    0.74

     FRANCE      103511    160024      95420      73942    -22.51    140061     141753     136566     138546      -1.08    0.65


     _WTO      22344986  23521545   13008922   10862043    -16.50  22467117   22376171   21635711   21374666      -4.86  100.00

     _OECD     11726028  10952167    6336817    5182819    -18.21  11157793   10218398    9740531    9798169     -12.19   45.84

     _W HEMI    4669947   4107205    2508624    2116606    -15.63   4414417    3900033    3715890    3715187     -15.84   17.38

     _NAFTA     4342377   3839802    2351642    1979875    -15.81   4099045    3655992    3478700    3468035     -15.39   16.22

     _EU28       841024   1010586     541975     557775      2.92    871955    1023485    1011753    1026386      17.71    4.80

     _EU27       837915   1009893     541493     557775      3.01    870860    1023013    1011281    1026175      17.83    4.80

     _ASEAN      751782    672691     358671     433493     20.86    659196     711336     744322     747513      13.40    3.50