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                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  3/2020 Data     |
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                                           Category 620:  OTHER SYNTHETIC FILAMENT FABRIC
                                             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    1.17758E9 1.15371E9  298768438  235475576    -21.18 1.20196E9  1.11902E9  1.11494E9  1.09041E9      -9.28  100.00

     INDIA    477144067 513887277  136336476  119151200    -12.61 506063131  499129806  501189487  496702001      -1.85   45.55

     CHINA P  270249033 173527253   39000874   26776472    -31.34 248885114  169003668  167553855  161302851     -35.19   14.79

     VIETNAM   74220054  74435984   19785317   19607773     -0.90  77970869   71123274   72133628   74258440      -4.76    6.81

     S ARAB    71568267  84578032   34586965    4498733    -86.99  91721649   76034278   68656126   54489800     -40.59    5.00

     CANADA    41627239  49043507   11549298   11113671     -3.77  41907135   49833774   48467119   48607880      15.99    4.46

     TURKEY    36131940  40047433    7239505    7656483      5.76  35123168   39640084   39926758   40464411      15.21    3.71

     CHINA T   39461772  40848464    9229585    7676612    -16.83  39138994   40877900   39943483   39295491       0.40    3.60

     MEXICO    31848425  33085975    7666104    8266103      7.83  30913611   32270358   32922230   33685974       8.97    3.09

     COLOMB      324240  27240413    2958182    2541960    -14.07   3272734   26550788   27567950   26824191     719.63    2.46

     BELGIUM   13492871  22097481    6437089    6521986      1.32  16546853   21319144   22021669   22182378      34.06    2.03

     KOR REP   29327982  18192723    5533857    3307572    -40.23  25292753   18015076   17523766   15966438     -36.87    1.46

     ARAB EM   34103819  18773086    7474385    2716068    -63.66  35784331   16653885   16519592   14014769     -60.84    1.29

     NETHLDS    6309307   7925561    2096810    2040551     -2.68   7454568    7405315    7657948    7869302       5.56    0.72

     GREECE    12393222   6886012    1934955    2097692      8.41   9333431    6680696    6840645    7048749     -24.48    0.65

     JAPAN      4385441   6177557    1129525    1783590     57.91   4610027    6461673    6775390    6831622      48.19    0.63

     U KING     7236718   6517297    1528143    1569162      2.68   5416041    6351807    6337603    6558316      21.09    0.60

     THAILND    5369119   6064236     871992    1128040     29.36   3706167    6048777    6311850    6320284      70.53    0.58

     GUATMAL   10414900   5852745     591522     667525     12.85   7461109    6157006    5912632    5928748     -20.54    0.54

     GERMANY    2448411   4148450     496641    1507857    203.61   2258474    4419141    4627541    5159666     128.46    0.47

     MALAYSA    1154560   3743102     353773     447940     26.62    873436    3845679    3881236    3837269     339.33    0.35

     HUNGARY        545    657022          0    1834844       *           0     752898    1816590    2491866        *      0.23

     INDNSIA    1510122   2319180     607344     692876     14.08   1581502    2610884    2301293    2404712      52.05    0.22

     SALVADR    1350352   1681673      29044     357644   1131.39   1200198    1794560    2005530    2010273      67.50    0.18

     ITALY      1502296   1585710     564208     364183    -35.45   1563223    1548979    1459915    1385685     -11.36    0.13


     _WTO     1.17757E9  1.1537E9  298768290  235474932    -21.18 1.20196E9  1.11901E9  1.11493E9  1.09041E9      -9.28  100.00

     _OECD    151957788 159346427   37840963   38678346      2.21 146456537  158283237  158928590  160183810       9.37   14.69

     _W HEMI   86081811 117512372   22866698   23079037      0.93  85285664  117242842  117514567  117724711      38.04   10.80

     _ASEAN    82254346  86883896   21618428   21876629      1.19  84132085   83950006   84949399   87142097       3.58    7.99

     _NAFTA    73475664  82129482   19215402   19379774      0.86  72820746   82104132   81389349   82293854      13.01    7.55

     _EU28     44767693  51510646   13492818   16447751     21.90  44030546   50209095   52431279   54465579      23.70    4.99

     _EU27     44767693  51509897   13492818   16447751     21.90  44030546   50208346   52430530   54464830      23.70    4.99

     _CAFTA    11766097   7535048     620566    1025258     65.21   8661315    7952285    7918881    7939740      -8.33    0.73