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                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  3/2020 Data     |
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                                           Category 618:  WOVEN ARTIFICIAL FILAMENT FAB.
                                             Data in M2.,  1.00 M2 per M2.. 

                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     13172065   9358413    2704011    2009229    -25.69  12547223    8847745    8843262    8663631     -30.95  100.00

     KOR REP    6058806   4796622    1295034    1206794     -6.81   5786109    4590648    4623304    4708382     -18.63   54.35

     CHINA P    2522672   1188646     406305     235960    -41.93   2402888    1075136    1021464    1018301     -57.62   11.75

     CANADA     2156423   1173288     367474     196936    -46.41   1937028    1088460    1114453    1002750     -48.23   11.57

     ITALY      1098770   1108735     323958     142514    -56.01   1186606    1076374    1056988     927291     -21.85   10.70


     _WTO      13172065   9358413    2704011    2009229    -25.69  12547223    8847745    8843262    8663631     -30.95  100.00

     _OECD      9532997   7235289    2016146    1569234    -22.17   9095602    6900999    6955018    6788377     -25.37   78.35

     _W HEMI    2278569   1254222     394454     230897    -41.46   2059866    1173641    1198927    1090665     -47.05   12.59

     _EU27      1243217   1250308     378126     159935    -57.70   1344594    1179050    1169144    1032117     -23.24   11.91

     _EU28      1243217   1250308     378126     159935    -57.70   1344594    1179050    1169144    1032117     -23.24   11.91

     _NAFTA     2163710   1176119     367474     197332    -46.30   1937028    1091291    1117284    1005977     -48.07   11.61