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                                          |                                     |                              January 31, 2020
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 12/2019 Data     |
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                                           Category  60:  MAN-MADE FIBER PRODUCTS
                                                    Data in Million SME

                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   44851.581  47966.183  47966.183  49509.346      3.22 47966.183  49897.084  49762.354  49509.346       3.22  100.00

     CHINA P 25078.632  26859.123  26859.123  26598.566     -0.97 26859.123  27114.435  26924.949  26598.566      -0.97   53.72

     VIETNAM  3165.081   3317.745   3317.745   3572.014      7.66  3317.745   3496.636   3528.912   3572.014       7.66    7.21

     INDIA    2508.965   2720.379   2720.379   3143.864     15.57  2720.379   3105.445   3129.537   3143.864      15.57    6.35

     MEXICO   1903.363   1950.258   1950.258   2082.653      6.79  1950.258   2088.929   2086.678   2082.653       6.79    4.21

     KOR REP  1436.072   1741.751   1741.751   1963.982     12.76  1741.751   1978.472   1984.080   1963.982      12.76    3.97

     INDNSIA  1016.461    976.816    976.816   1009.977      3.39   976.816   1001.754    999.503   1009.977       3.39    2.04

     CANADA   1030.079   1053.243   1053.243    892.442    -15.27  1053.243    898.436    890.307    892.442     -15.27    1.80

     CHINA T   815.497    849.131    849.131    868.072      2.23   849.131    892.032    872.142    868.072       2.23    1.75

     TURKEY    653.097    756.069    756.069    851.681     12.65   756.069    832.668    852.069    851.681      12.65    1.72

     BNGLDSH   722.816    761.386    761.386    762.033      0.09   761.386    753.855    758.463    762.033       0.09    1.54

     CAMBOD    582.004    623.522    623.522    736.810     18.17   623.522    727.683    732.371    736.810      18.17    1.49

     GERMANY   474.120    551.564    551.564    676.770     22.70   551.564    663.619    673.958    676.770      22.70    1.37

     HONDURA   489.985    516.048    516.048    517.898      0.36   516.048    520.957    517.255    517.898       0.36    1.05

     SALVADR   364.950    465.854    465.854    458.846     -1.50   465.854    470.232    464.269    458.846      -1.50    0.93

     THAILND   260.573    260.295    260.295    414.832     59.37   260.295    394.695    398.932    414.832      59.37    0.84

     PAKISTN   313.295    293.595    293.595    376.661     28.29   293.595    354.658    365.144    376.661      28.29    0.76

     ITALY     240.925    272.228    272.228    276.830      1.69   272.228    281.889    281.836    276.830       1.69    0.56

     NICARAG   242.804    254.543    254.543    270.397      6.23   254.543    271.360    269.166    270.397       6.23    0.55

     JORDAN    185.985    201.185    201.185    269.914     34.16   201.185    262.781    265.045    269.914      34.16    0.55

     JAPAN     273.270    269.153    269.153    260.311     -3.28   269.153    266.076    263.628    260.311      -3.28    0.53

     HAITI     151.016    185.497    185.497    248.306     33.86   185.497    242.637    246.961    248.306      33.86    0.50

     ISRAEL    229.964    240.186    240.186    239.951     -0.10   240.186    257.772    249.988    239.951      -0.10    0.48

     EGYPT     187.061    231.076    231.076    237.292      2.69   231.076    239.776    241.915    237.292       2.69    0.48

     GUATMAL   234.303    248.901    248.901    217.274    -12.71   248.901    220.189    216.520    217.274     -12.71    0.44

     SRI LKA   249.358    195.044    195.044    204.509      4.85   195.044    206.824    205.483    204.509       4.85    0.41

     PHIL R    174.872    183.017    183.017    194.566      6.31   183.017    194.216    192.367    194.566       6.31    0.39

     S ARAB    105.370    152.272    152.272    156.991      3.10   152.272    162.713    151.844    156.991       3.10    0.32

     SPAIN     115.872    120.067    120.067    149.564     24.57   120.067    152.423    157.528    149.564      24.57    0.30

     CZECH      95.229    148.326    148.326    126.207    -14.91   148.326    143.751    133.285    126.207     -14.91    0.25

     DOM REP   119.127    128.874    128.874    124.076     -3.72   128.874    125.955    125.912    124.076      -3.72    0.25

     FRANCE     95.822    108.112    108.112    118.689      9.78   108.112    117.506    118.299    118.689       9.78    0.24

     COLOMB     48.536     74.038     74.038    116.195     56.94    74.038    114.682    115.692    116.195      56.94    0.23

     NETHLDS    83.432     70.874     70.874    114.067     60.94    70.874     96.486    104.301    114.067      60.94    0.23

     PORTUGL   117.505     90.943     90.943    111.571     22.68    90.943    112.615    108.920    111.571      22.68    0.23

     MALAYSA    87.939     84.750     84.750     98.920     16.72    84.750     90.913     95.796     98.920      16.72    0.20

     LUXMBRG    85.109     94.011     94.011     86.548     -7.94    94.011     89.116     86.291     86.548      -7.94    0.17

     BURMA      34.503     42.919     42.919     71.494     66.58    42.919     63.857     67.083     71.494      66.58    0.14

     KENYA      51.322     61.677     61.677     63.847      3.52    61.677     65.156     64.984     63.847       3.52    0.13

     U KING     62.985     57.057     57.057     60.995      6.90    57.057     59.226     60.156     60.995       6.90    0.12

     BELGIUM    42.425     42.496     42.496     53.436     25.74    42.496     52.986     53.062     53.436      25.74    0.11

     POLAND     59.972     55.991     55.991     53.169     -5.04    55.991     53.392     52.155     53.169      -5.04    0.11

     LESOTHO    46.735     50.876     50.876     48.497     -4.68    50.876     50.196     49.779     48.497      -4.68    0.10

     MADAGAS    29.478     33.717     33.717     42.469     25.96    33.717     41.996     41.199     42.469      25.96    0.09

     AUSTRAL    38.503     34.722     34.722     40.257     15.94    34.722     39.149     40.469     40.257      15.94    0.08

     LATVIA     36.830     33.444     33.444     36.747      9.88    33.444     37.350     37.604     36.747       9.88    0.07

     UKRAINE     9.241     26.170     26.170     36.587     39.80    26.170     36.520     36.226     36.587      39.80    0.07

     ETHIOP     13.534     22.657     22.657     35.005     54.50    22.657     32.770     34.531     35.005      54.50    0.07

     PERU       29.716     31.333     31.333     33.300      6.28    31.333     33.656     33.238     33.300       6.28    0.07

     HG KONG    68.145     67.653     67.653     30.886    -54.35    67.653     35.365     32.604     30.886     -54.35    0.06

     BRAZIL     71.742     34.870     34.870     25.557    -26.71    34.870     25.138     26.407     25.557     -26.71    0.05

     ARAB EM    45.712     39.330     39.330     24.700    -37.20    39.330     29.490     27.004     24.700     -37.20    0.05

     DENMARK    12.448     17.797     17.797     24.401     37.10    17.797     25.059     24.902     24.401      37.10    0.05

     SLOVENI    13.350     16.672     16.672     20.061     20.33    16.672     20.028     18.995     20.061      20.33    0.04

     N ZEAL     11.875     10.196     10.196     17.482     71.46    10.196     15.759     16.270     17.482      71.46    0.04

     GREECE     29.656     25.988     25.988     17.166    -33.95    25.988     19.533     18.361     17.166     -33.95    0.03

     SWEDEN     19.473     17.395     17.395     16.150     -7.16    17.395     15.819     15.525     16.150      -7.16    0.03

     SWITZLD    16.221     15.721     15.721     15.662     -0.38    15.721     15.410     15.658     15.662      -0.38    0.03

     ROMANIA    11.934     12.045     12.045     14.648     21.62    12.045     14.322     14.690     14.648      21.62    0.03

     MOROC      12.056     12.836     12.836     14.005      9.11    12.836     13.725     13.871     14.005       9.11    0.03

     REP SAF    14.335     14.621     14.621     13.824     -5.45    14.621     13.797     13.847     13.824      -5.45    0.03

     AUSTRIA     8.639     10.490     10.490     13.494     28.63    10.490     12.718     12.635     13.494      28.63    0.03

     HUNGARY     4.821      6.658      6.658     12.889     93.58     6.658     10.916     11.788     12.889      93.58    0.03

     TNZANIA    12.800     12.030     12.030     12.825      6.61    12.030     11.657     13.097     12.825       6.61    0.03

     FINLAND    12.780     11.306     11.306     11.142     -1.45    11.306     11.358     10.950     11.142      -1.45    0.02

     SLOVAK      8.944     15.406     15.406     10.959    -28.87    15.406     11.475     10.961     10.959     -28.87    0.02

     C RICA      9.379      7.965      7.965      9.986     25.37     7.965     10.534     10.286      9.986      25.37    0.02

     PANAMA      0.051      0.514      0.514      9.550   1758.50     0.514      7.252      8.203      9.550    1758.50    0.02

     MALTA       1.864      5.674      5.674      8.456     49.01     5.674      7.620      7.235      8.456      49.01    0.02

     BELARUS     1.500      4.028      4.028      7.322     81.81     4.028      6.558      6.875      7.322      81.81    0.01

     GHANA       3.289      4.720      4.720      6.287     33.19     4.720      5.647      6.001      6.287      33.19    0.01

     IRELAND     3.956      5.163      5.163      5.534      7.17     5.163      4.966      5.272      5.534       7.17    0.01

     ECUADOR     3.023      4.060      4.060      4.923     21.25     4.060      5.364      4.883      4.923      21.25    0.01

     BULGAR      4.565      3.300      3.300      3.520      6.66     3.300      3.486      3.548      3.520       6.66    0.01

     MACAU       1.760      1.594      1.594      3.018     89.37     1.594      2.517      2.775      3.018      89.37    0.01

     LITHUAN     2.998      3.246      3.246      3.015     -7.12     3.246      3.213      3.050      3.015      -7.12    0.01

     SINGAPR     1.343      1.153      1.153      2.971    157.64     1.153      3.034      2.999      2.971     157.64    0.01

     NORWAY      2.600      2.798      2.798      2.828      1.10     2.798      2.641      2.581      2.828       1.10    0.01

     BAHRAIN     2.559      2.339      2.339      2.822     20.65     2.339      2.762      2.912      2.822      20.65    0.01

     LAOS        1.123      0.822      0.822      2.492    203.30     0.822      2.165      2.153      2.492     203.30    0.01

     TUNISIA     1.668      1.769      1.769      2.254     27.39     1.769      2.208      2.191      2.254      27.39    0.00

     RUSSIA     18.544      9.998      9.998      1.226    -87.73     9.998      1.182      1.216      1.226     -87.73    0.00

     BOSNIA      0.998      1.941      1.941      0.818    -57.84     1.941      0.990      0.981      0.818     -57.84    0.00

     VENEZ       1.905      1.754      1.754      0.135    -92.29     1.754      0.144      0.147      0.135     -92.29    0.00

     OMAN        7.696      6.470      6.470      0.028    -99.57     6.470      0.970      0.360      0.028     -99.57    0.00


     _WTO    44832.186  47934.219  47934.219  49462.356      3.19 47934.219  49852.806  49716.481  49462.356       3.19   99.91

     _ASEAN   5324.131   5491.236   5491.236   6104.270     11.16  5491.236   5975.127   6020.318   6104.270      11.16   12.33

     _OECD    4753.646   5320.977   5320.977   5713.065      7.37  5320.977   5706.020   5730.767   5713.065       7.37   11.54

     _W HEMI  4701.563   4959.655   4959.655   5014.201      1.10  4959.655   5038.309   5018.800   5014.201       1.10   10.13

     _NAFTA   2933.442   3003.502   3003.502   2975.095     -0.95  3003.502   2987.365   2976.985   2975.095      -0.95    6.01

     _EU28    1646.320   1797.141   1797.141   2026.816     12.78  1797.141   2021.742   2026.191   2026.816      12.78    4.09

     _EU27    1645.935   1796.546   1796.546   2026.343     12.79  1796.546   2021.179   2025.612   2026.343      12.79    4.09

     _CAFTA   1460.547   1622.185   1622.185   1598.477     -1.46  1622.185   1619.228   1603.408   1598.477      -1.46    3.23

     _CBI      151.296    186.376    186.376    249.952     34.11   186.376    244.286    248.605    249.952      34.11    0.50

     _SUB-SAH  175.785    204.376    204.376    225.884     10.52   204.376    224.320    226.358    225.884      10.52    0.46

     _ANDEAN     3.023      4.060      4.060      4.923     21.25     4.060      5.364      4.883      4.923      21.25    0.01