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                                          |                                     |                              January 31, 2020
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 12/2019 Data     |
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                                           Category  60:  MAN-MADE FIBER PRODUCTS
                                                    Data in Million $$$

                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   54370.966  57475.587  57475.587  58045.805      0.99 57475.587  58694.366  58332.449  58045.805       0.99  100.00

     CHINA P 23304.036  24883.987  24883.987  23141.524     -7.00 24883.987  24094.982  23676.124  23141.524      -7.00   39.87

     VIETNAM  6986.910   7547.899   7547.899   8442.483     11.85  7547.899   8293.659   8324.191   8442.483      11.85   14.54

     INDNSIA  2562.402   2490.998   2490.998   2526.655      1.43  2490.998   2525.255   2511.039   2526.655       1.43    4.35

     MEXICO   2510.649   2321.018   2321.018   2195.262     -5.42  2321.018   2201.275   2197.225   2195.262      -5.42    3.78

     INDIA    1786.688   1818.637   1818.637   1913.038      5.19  1818.637   1908.280   1907.137   1913.038       5.19    3.30

     CAMBOD   1004.225   1121.464   1121.464   1416.104     26.27  1121.464   1381.530   1403.553   1416.104      26.27    2.44

     BNGLDSH  1194.119   1257.658   1257.658   1404.315     11.66  1257.658   1359.990   1379.289   1404.315      11.66    2.42

     HONDURA  1187.781   1265.854   1265.854   1354.069      6.97  1265.854   1352.355   1348.048   1354.069       6.97    2.33

     JORDAN   1020.195   1115.485   1115.485   1346.007     20.67  1115.485   1317.968   1322.712   1346.007      20.67    2.32

     TURKEY    892.108   1054.214   1054.214   1205.916     14.39  1054.214   1158.735   1181.935   1205.916      14.39    2.08

     SALVADR  1031.982   1106.088   1106.088   1054.443     -4.67  1106.088   1076.649   1062.690   1054.443      -4.67    1.82

     SRI LKA   990.455    859.816    859.816    918.963      6.88   859.816    919.147    919.579    918.963       6.88    1.58

     CANADA    954.930    984.980    984.980    915.544     -7.05   984.980    918.732    918.000    915.544      -7.05    1.58

     KOR REP   642.332    704.779    704.779    757.173      7.43   704.779    763.616    763.157    757.173       7.43    1.30

     THAILND   644.244    657.816    657.816    756.230     14.96   657.816    750.948    753.938    756.230      14.96    1.30

     ITALY     553.104    639.499    639.499    649.449      1.56   639.499    654.756    652.900    649.449       1.56    1.12

     GUATMAL   708.091    755.534    755.534    645.340    -14.58   755.534    655.400    642.855    645.340     -14.58    1.11

     EGYPT     515.839    567.565    567.565    614.436      8.26   567.565    615.132    623.585    614.436       8.26    1.06

     NICARAG   476.853    534.906    534.906    605.130     13.13   534.906    593.880    594.417    605.130      13.13    1.04

     CHINA T   594.459    588.474    588.474    590.390      0.33   588.474    591.541    586.529    590.390       0.33    1.02

     PHIL R    542.163    544.976    544.976    579.249      6.29   544.976    580.892    577.356    579.249       6.29    1.00

     HAITI     370.157    437.691    437.691    529.690     21.02   437.691    523.212    529.747    529.690      21.02    0.91

     GERMANY   313.895    378.486    378.486    427.265     12.89   378.486    424.415    427.508    427.265      12.89    0.74

     JAPAN     321.781    339.100    339.100    319.701     -5.72   339.100    324.451    319.111    319.701      -5.72    0.55

     DOM REP   315.094    324.262    324.262    299.755     -7.56   324.262    314.663    308.810    299.755      -7.56    0.52

     PAKISTN   225.334    221.194    221.194    254.641     15.12   221.194    246.297    249.492    254.641      15.12    0.44

     KENYA     184.157    223.514    223.514    243.067      8.75   223.514    243.057    243.909    243.067       8.75    0.42

     BURMA     116.422    137.250    137.250    232.918     69.70   137.250    211.771    220.579    232.918      69.70    0.40

     LESOTHO   192.912    219.611    219.611    216.671     -1.34   219.611    222.807    220.597    216.671      -1.34    0.37

     FRANCE    144.098    155.170    155.170    168.302      8.46   155.170    168.019    168.197    168.302       8.46    0.29

     COLOMB    129.475    158.006    158.006    166.697      5.50   158.006    165.147    164.639    166.697       5.50    0.29

     U KING    115.473    120.597    120.597    149.802     24.22   120.597    145.174    148.480    149.802      24.22    0.26

     PORTUGL   119.713    126.558    126.558    144.837     14.44   126.558    146.608    143.751    144.837      14.44    0.25

     PERU      125.252    118.055    118.055    121.830      3.20   118.055    120.433    121.417    121.830       3.20    0.21

     MADAGAS    82.132     92.080     92.080    120.280     30.63    92.080    117.266    116.451    120.280      30.63    0.21

     ISRAEL    111.958    103.611    103.611    109.292      5.48   103.611    112.439    111.429    109.292       5.48    0.19

     BELGIUM   115.837    116.351    116.351    109.281     -6.08   116.351    110.366    111.308    109.281      -6.08    0.19

     ROMANIA    74.750     88.899     88.899    104.540     17.59    88.899    104.605    104.555    104.540      17.59    0.18

     MALAYSA   115.526    101.882    101.882     95.874     -5.90   101.882     90.933     93.472     95.874      -5.90    0.17

     NETHLDS    92.093     98.767     98.767     92.081     -6.77    98.767     89.484     90.194     92.081      -6.77    0.16

     SPAIN      73.220     81.978     81.978     84.807      3.45    81.978     88.604     87.808     84.807       3.45    0.15

     MOROC      75.621     83.029     83.029     83.548      0.63    83.029     82.346     82.713     83.548       0.63    0.14

     ETHIOP     27.406     42.326     42.326     74.225     75.36    42.326     66.283     70.909     74.225      75.36    0.13

     HG KONG   113.275    101.405    101.405     46.541    -54.10   101.405     53.295     49.443     46.541     -54.10    0.08

     UKRAINE    12.418     28.776     28.776     46.159     60.41    28.776     42.569     44.080     46.159      60.41    0.08

     CZECH      35.621     52.771     52.771     43.416    -17.73    52.771     52.376     49.688     43.416     -17.73    0.07

     S ARAB     32.430     35.606     35.606     42.330     18.88    35.606     42.207     41.173     42.330      18.88    0.07

     LUXMBRG    33.601     46.913     46.913     41.638    -11.24    46.913     42.955     41.844     41.638     -11.24    0.07

     POLAND     44.726     44.869     44.869     40.380    -10.00    44.869     41.471     40.531     40.380     -10.00    0.07

     BULGAR     36.361     36.064     36.064     37.545      4.11    36.064     38.591     38.684     37.545       4.11    0.06

     SWITZLD    46.520     41.742     41.742     36.657    -12.18    41.742     36.014     36.751     36.657     -12.18    0.06

     ARAB EM    34.383     46.027     46.027     35.848    -22.12    46.027     40.714     38.488     35.848     -22.12    0.06

     AUSTRAL    30.971     31.276     31.276     34.553     10.48    31.276     33.557     34.408     34.553      10.48    0.06

     AUSTRIA    20.463     25.195     25.195     32.618     29.46    25.195     33.233     32.798     32.618      29.46    0.06

     TUNISIA    26.055     28.946     28.946     32.587     12.58    28.946     32.245     32.409     32.587      12.58    0.06

     DENMARK    19.323     26.517     26.517     28.332      6.84    26.517     30.857     29.832     28.332       6.84    0.05

     TNZANIA    25.863     24.293     24.293     27.900     14.85    24.293     25.254     28.316     27.900      14.85    0.05

     BRAZIL     34.512     24.571     24.571     24.217     -1.44    24.571     23.238     23.630     24.217      -1.44    0.04

     HUNGARY    16.590     17.544     17.544     20.660     17.76    17.544     20.185     20.346     20.660      17.76    0.04

     SLOVENI    15.375     17.936     17.936     20.443     13.98    17.936     20.562     19.814     20.443      13.98    0.04

     SWEDEN     21.314     21.695     21.695     19.840     -8.55    21.695     19.769     19.540     19.840      -8.55    0.03

     C RICA     19.635     16.430     16.430     18.596     13.18    16.430     18.716     18.776     18.596      13.18    0.03

     GHANA       7.626     13.690     13.690     17.178     25.48    13.690     15.935     16.577     17.178      25.48    0.03

     N ZEAL     12.253     11.224     11.224     15.614     39.11    11.224     14.526     14.931     15.614      39.11    0.03

     REP SAF    12.753     12.779     12.779     14.162     10.82    12.779     14.164     13.999     14.162      10.82    0.02

     LATVIA     12.994     12.270     12.270     13.385      9.09    12.270     13.389     13.543     13.385       9.09    0.02

     SLOVAK     10.781     12.873     12.873     12.508     -2.84    12.873     12.370     12.269     12.508      -2.84    0.02

     ECUADOR     3.697      7.136      7.136      9.933     39.20     7.136     11.184     10.400      9.933      39.20    0.02

     LITHUAN     8.566      9.943      9.943      9.591     -3.53     9.943      9.653      9.309      9.591      -3.53    0.02

     GREECE     11.414      9.483      9.483      9.531      0.51     9.483      9.610      9.687      9.531       0.51    0.02

     FINLAND     7.376      7.650      7.650      8.843     15.60     7.650      8.843      8.763      8.843      15.60    0.02

     BOSNIA      3.141      6.486      6.486      8.476     30.69     6.486      8.174      8.198      8.476      30.69    0.01

     MACAU       4.599      3.529      3.529      7.505    112.66     3.529      5.788      6.483      7.505     112.66    0.01

     IRELAND     4.608      5.692      5.692      6.615     16.22     5.692      5.895      6.325      6.615      16.22    0.01

     SINGAPR     2.067      3.120      3.120      4.568     46.37     3.120      5.096      4.796      4.568      46.37    0.01

     LAOS        4.596      3.662      3.662      4.281     16.91     3.662      4.090      4.042      4.281      16.91    0.01

     BELARUS     0.816      1.382      1.382      3.886    181.23     1.382      3.674      3.716      3.886     181.23    0.01

     MALTA       0.993      2.445      2.445      3.465     41.70     2.445      3.254      3.179      3.465      41.70    0.01

     PANAMA      0.183      0.552      0.552      2.660    381.44     0.552      2.100      2.318      2.660     381.44    0.00

     RUSSIA      3.525      2.832      2.832      2.340    -17.37     2.832      2.059      2.164      2.340     -17.37    0.00

     BAHRAIN     1.351      1.213      1.213      1.749     44.18     1.213      1.685      1.775      1.749      44.18    0.00

     NORWAY      1.659      1.816      1.816      1.365    -24.79     1.816      1.648      1.578      1.365     -24.79    0.00

     OMAN       34.825     28.207     28.207      0.208    -99.26    28.207      3.657      1.141      0.208     -99.26    0.00

     VENEZ       0.252      0.291      0.291      0.059    -79.77     0.291      0.062      0.065      0.059     -79.77    0.00


     _WTO    54328.136  57415.309  57415.309  57949.049      0.93 57415.309  58606.564  58240.071  57949.049       0.93   99.83

     _ASEAN  11979.793  12609.867  12609.867  14059.160     11.49 12609.867  13844.881  13893.805  14059.160      11.49   24.22

     _W HEMI  7872.226   8058.228   8058.228   7947.021     -1.38  8058.228   7981.130   7947.088   7947.021      -1.38   13.69

     _OECD    4323.364   4805.850   4805.850   5044.788      4.97  4805.850   5019.709   5040.531   5044.788       4.97    8.69

     _CAFTA   3739.436   4003.073   4003.073   3977.333     -0.64  4003.073   4011.662   3975.596   3977.333      -0.64    6.85

     _NAFTA   3465.579   3305.999   3305.999   3110.806     -5.90  3305.999   3120.007   3115.224   3110.806      -5.90    5.36

     _EU28    1908.700   2162.325   2162.325   2285.786      5.71  2162.325   2301.743   2297.463   2285.786       5.71    3.94

     _EU27    1903.769   2157.560   2157.560   2280.974      5.72  2157.560   2296.786   2292.555   2280.974       5.72    3.93

     _SUB-SAH  548.582    643.526    643.526    745.482     15.84   643.526    715.918    720.935    745.482      15.84    1.28

     _CBI      370.732    438.389    438.389    530.111     20.92   438.389    523.659    530.165    530.111      20.92    0.91

     _ANDEAN     3.697      7.136      7.136      9.933     39.20     7.136     11.184     10.400      9.933      39.20    0.02