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                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  3/2020 Data     |
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                                           Category 201:  SPECIALTY YARNS
                                         Data in Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                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     289.226    289.720     76.602     61.343    -19.92   298.099    283.705    281.503    274.461      -7.93  100.00

     MEXICO     59.521     63.078     16.344     14.856     -9.11    65.396     62.066     62.416     61.589      -5.82   22.44

     CHINA P    63.578     53.078     10.774     10.487     -2.66    61.878     53.452     53.636     52.791     -14.69   19.23

     CHINA T    53.548     58.612     14.450      7.211    -50.10    58.675     55.904     53.968     51.372     -12.45   18.72

     PORTUGL    15.991     19.217      8.892      9.883     11.14    16.939     19.412     19.595     20.208      19.30    7.36

     FRANCE     12.343     12.996      3.012      2.405    -20.14    11.370     12.532     12.489     12.390       8.97    4.51

     INDIA       9.358     12.400      2.604      2.347     -9.87     9.564     12.111     12.054     12.143      26.96    4.42

     VIETNAM     7.739     10.073      2.935      2.102    -28.38     8.992      9.980      9.761      9.240       2.76    3.37

     TURKEY     13.135      8.909      1.894      2.069      9.26    13.361      9.007      9.561      9.084     -32.01    3.31

     CANADA      7.271      8.034      1.456      1.787     22.79     7.035      8.040      8.164      8.366      18.91    3.05

     ITALY       5.207      6.980      2.109      0.955    -54.71     6.150      6.663      6.635      5.826      -5.27    2.12

     JAPAN       3.980      3.249      0.904      0.846     -6.39     3.804      3.048      3.089      3.191     -16.12    1.16

     THAILND     3.705      2.901      0.475      0.352    -26.01     3.103      2.758      2.736      2.777     -10.51    1.01

     HUNGARY     1.374      3.279      1.335      0.804    -39.73     2.314      3.347      3.287      2.749      18.78    1.00

     PHIL R      2.796      2.655      0.449      0.530     17.96     2.741      2.831      2.787      2.736      -0.20    1.00

     ISRAEL      4.213      3.496      1.569      0.723    -53.91     3.469      3.051      2.912      2.650     -23.60    0.97

     KOR REP     2.632      2.319      0.490      0.736     50.28     2.652      2.406      2.479      2.566      -3.24    0.93

     CZECH       5.781      3.037      1.451      0.346    -76.14     3.848      2.101      2.047      1.932     -49.78    0.70

     C RICA      1.887      2.290      1.084      0.710    -34.49     1.974      2.451      2.334      1.916      -2.94    0.70

     U KING      1.763      1.620      0.421      0.354    -15.96     1.608      1.598      1.511      1.553      -3.46    0.57

     POLAND      1.536      2.178      0.872      0.243    -72.13     1.661      2.034      1.764      1.549      -6.73    0.56

     INDNSIA     1.325      0.814      0.153      0.145     -4.97     1.161      0.863      0.817      0.807     -30.53    0.29

     LATVIA      1.139      1.106      0.475      0.000   -100.00     1.444      0.846      0.785      0.631     -56.32    0.23

     BRAZIL      0.898      1.235      0.777      0.000   -100.00     1.209      0.952      0.675      0.458     -62.10    0.17

     GUATMAL     0.987      0.317      0.092      0.018    -80.99     0.678      0.334      0.281      0.242     -64.32    0.09


     _WTO      289.214    289.393     76.599     61.288    -19.99   298.084    283.323    281.124    274.083      -8.05   99.86

     _W HEMI    71.480     75.508     19.896     17.441    -12.34    77.102     74.353     74.320     73.053      -5.25   26.62

     _NAFTA     66.791     71.112     17.800     16.643     -6.50    72.432     70.106     70.579     69.955      -3.42   25.49

     _OECD      72.266     72.262     23.090     20.597    -10.80    71.852     70.896     71.171     69.769      -2.90   25.42

     _EU27      50.787     54.443     19.829     16.005    -19.28    50.648     52.514     52.008     50.620      -0.06   18.44

     _EU28      50.787     54.443     19.829     16.005    -19.28    50.648     52.514     52.008     50.620      -0.06   18.44

     _ASEAN     15.605     16.451      4.019      3.129    -22.15    16.040     16.433     16.102     15.561      -2.99    5.67

     _CAFTA      3.248      2.741      1.198      0.727    -39.27     2.899      2.917      2.728      2.271     -21.68    0.83