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                                          |                                     |                                   May 5, 2020
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  3/2020 Data     |
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                                           Category 863:  TOWELS, SILK / VEG. BLENDS
                                             Data in Nos,  0.40 M2 per Nos. 

                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     34584438  55336740    7380577   13955037     89.08  32323163   59483792   61323308   61911200      91.54  100.00

     CHINA P   32773680  53195643    6772787   13368824     97.39  30329709   57139859   59248399   59791680      97.14   96.58

     SWEDEN      670539    622468     160726     142869    -11.11    683673     661589     583839     604611     -11.56    0.98

     PAKISTN      30000    294641     113020     109655     -2.98    143020     394541     396831     291276     103.66    0.47

     NETHLDS       3124    210273      11279      69700    517.96     14325     210273     199277     268694    1775.70    0.43

     INDIA       400787    238165      50451      35030    -30.57    355039     222240     221406     222744     -37.26    0.36


     _WTO      34580403  55331191    7378845   13953337     89.10  32317896   59479974   61319490   61905683      91.55   99.99

     _OECD       953227   1198489     378707     351114     -7.29   1096540    1320062    1058721    1170896       6.78    1.89

     _EU27       755899    941040     189625     287399     51.56    774337    1038471     948546    1038814      34.16    1.68

     _EU28       755899    941040     189625     287399     51.56    774337    1038471     948546    1038814      34.16    1.68

     _W HEMI      60936    270716     190512      42212    -77.84    251265     273492      99736     122416     -51.28    0.20

     _NAFTA       60853    270466     190312      42212    -77.82    251065     273442      99686     122366     -51.26    0.20