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                                          |                                     |                              January 31, 2020
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 12/2019 Data     |
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                                           Category 200:  YARN FOR RETAIL SALE,SEWING THREAD
                                         Data in Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                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     207.855    219.183    219.183    196.053    -10.55   219.183    198.170    195.542    196.053     -10.55  100.00

     TURKEY     68.773     62.392     62.392     51.736    -17.08    62.392     50.507     50.942     51.736     -17.08   26.39

     CHINA P    43.552     59.339     59.339     43.242    -27.13    59.339     49.027     45.689     43.242     -27.13   22.06

     CANADA     31.048     26.416     26.416     27.395      3.71    26.416     27.304     27.513     27.395       3.71   13.97

     MEXICO     14.593     14.459     14.459     14.185     -1.90    14.459     14.091     14.223     14.185      -1.90    7.24

     INDIA       6.639      8.244      8.244     12.618     53.05     8.244     11.253     11.687     12.618      53.05    6.44

     GERMANY     8.159      8.737      8.737      8.903      1.90     8.737      8.201      8.158      8.903       1.90    4.54

     FRANCE      7.172      9.640      9.640      8.888     -7.80     9.640      8.487      8.397      8.888      -7.80    4.53

     JAPAN       4.772      5.713      5.713      5.967      4.44     5.713      5.991      5.927      5.967       4.44    3.04

     ITALY       6.396      4.839      4.839      5.325     10.04     4.839      5.514      5.430      5.325      10.04    2.72

     THAILND     3.016      2.586      2.586      2.895     11.95     2.586      2.945      2.928      2.895      11.95    1.48

     U KING      1.685      2.344      2.344      2.240     -4.42     2.344      2.072      2.270      2.240      -4.42    1.14


     _WTO      207.854    219.178    219.178    196.053    -10.55   219.178    198.168    195.540    196.053     -10.55  100.00

     _OECD     127.100    119.765    119.765    108.491     -9.41   119.765    106.096    106.608    108.491      -9.41   55.34

     _W HEMI    49.861     44.769     44.769     45.485      1.60    44.769     45.343     45.527     45.485       1.60   23.20

     _NAFTA     45.640     40.875     40.875     41.580      1.72    40.875     41.394     41.736     41.580       1.72   21.21

     _EU27      27.733     31.432     31.432     30.380     -3.35    31.432     29.258     29.053     30.380      -3.35   15.50

     _EU28      27.776     31.442     31.442     30.380     -3.38    31.442     29.260     29.056     30.380      -3.38   15.50

     _ASEAN      3.713      3.246      3.246      3.747     15.41     3.246      3.755      3.736      3.747      15.41    1.91