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                                          |                                     |                              January 31, 2020
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 12/2019 Data     |
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                                           Category 600:  TEXTURED FILAMENT YARN
                                             Data in Kg.,  6.50 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     78057212  93177311   93177311   81125686    -12.93  93177311   85463113   84950775   81125686     -12.93  100.00

     MEXICO    12621577  14396319   14396319   15613628      8.46  14396319   15571755   15657557   15613628       8.46   19.25

     CANADA    11279366  12905930   12905930   12520865     -2.98  12905930   12135685   12313438   12520865      -2.98   15.43

     INDIA     12185375  12559912   12559912    8775276    -30.13  12559912   10209240    9553341    8775276     -30.13   10.82

     INDNSIA    4615421   4117168    4117168    6972612     69.35   4117168    6476714    6820063    6972612      69.35    8.59

     MALAYSA    4046766   4102672    4102672    5770558     40.65   4102672    5276910    5560932    5770558      40.65    7.11

     CHINA P   20643403  24865122   24865122    5619367    -77.40  24865122   10000729    8768560    5619367     -77.40    6.93

     THAILND    2203137   1564961    1564961    4894458    212.75   1564961    4439408    4759336    4894458     212.75    6.03

     CHINA T    3264841   3121010    3121010    4248272     36.12   3121010    4085875    4261337    4248272      36.12    5.24

     TURKEY     1019768   4515603    4515603    3536804    -21.68   4515603    3670632    3685558    3536804     -21.68    4.36

     KOR REP    1516886   2997982    2997982    3140141      4.74   2997982    3227970    3157316    3140141       4.74    3.87

     UKRAINE    1071673   2487308    2487308    2455133     -1.29   2487308    2879060    2644122    2455133      -1.29    3.03

     VIETNAM     301768    417032     417032    2451216    487.78    417032    1735627    2012582    2451216     487.78    3.02

     ITALY       755451   1113094    1113094    1641316     47.46   1113094    2028995    2018579    1641316      47.46    2.02

     SLOVENI     344232    547774     547774     778289     42.08    547774     839943     834661     778289      42.08    0.96

     GERMANY     255011   1771585    1771585     699720    -60.50   1771585    1313134    1093372     699720     -60.50    0.86

     BELGIUM     368341    205670     205670     419535    103.98    205670     257103     335399     419535     103.98    0.52

     HONDURA      32791     21428      21428     314267   1366.62     21428     287291     309121     314267    1366.62    0.39

     EGYPT       132783    635538     635538     240836    -62.11    635538     147555     285244     240836     -62.11    0.30

     SINGAPR       8832         0          0     216798       *           0     182320     182320     216798        *      0.27

     SPAIN       282060    116294     116294     178077     53.13    116294      92348     105812     178077      53.13    0.22

     SALVADR      49149     80788      80788     176815    118.86     80788     142094     151795     176815     118.86    0.22

     FRANCE      713418    340557     340557     104613    -69.28    340557     140987     124293     104613     -69.28    0.13


     _WTO      78057212  93171707   93171707   81125656    -12.93  93171707   85463083   84950745   81125656     -12.93  100.00

     _W HEMI   23984044  27406472   27406472   28626938      4.45  27406472   28138188   28433274   28626938       4.45   35.29

     _NAFTA    23900943  27302249   27302249   28134493      3.05  27302249   27707440   27970995   28134493       3.05   34.68

     _OECD     16290101  24040884   24040884   22355885     -7.01  24040884   22972332   22940676   22355885      -7.01   27.56

     _ASEAN    11176965  10202476   10202476   20308222     99.05  10202476   18111232   19337813   20308222      99.05   25.03

     _EU28      2838343   4168747    4168747    4007737     -3.86   4168747    4828788    4677709    4007737      -3.86    4.94

     _EU27      2838343   4168747    4168747    3997703     -4.10   4168747    4828720    4677641    3997703      -4.10    4.93

     _CAFTA       82559    102216     102216     491284    380.63    102216     429587     461118     491284     380.63    0.61