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                                          |                                     |                              January 31, 2020
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 12/2019 Data     |
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                                           Category 604:  YARN > 85% SYNTHETIC STAPLE FIBER
                                         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      75.598     86.269     86.269     98.040     13.64    86.269     97.797     98.096     98.040      13.64  100.00

     INDNSIA    27.896     31.340     31.340     30.229     -3.54    31.340     29.836     29.622     30.229      -3.54   30.83

     INDIA      14.718     15.584     15.584     14.186     -8.97    15.584     15.424     15.077     14.186      -8.97   14.47

     CANADA     13.724     12.535     12.535     12.824      2.31    12.535     12.853     13.123     12.824       2.31   13.08

     PAKISTN     0.263      1.054      1.054     11.002    943.53     1.054      9.794     10.382     11.002     943.53   11.22

     TURKEY      3.545      3.741      3.741      4.206     12.41     3.741      3.679      3.621      4.206      12.41    4.29

     SPAIN       3.389      3.059      3.059      4.138     35.28     3.059      4.470      4.446      4.138      35.28    4.22

     ITALY       0.871      1.173      1.173      3.121    165.99     1.173      2.643      2.840      3.121     165.99    3.18

     VIETNAM     0.304      0.998      0.998      3.116    212.40     0.998      2.610      2.848      3.116     212.40    3.18

     ROMANIA     1.490      2.386      2.386      2.970     24.51     2.386      2.882      2.922      2.970      24.51    3.03

     AUSTRAL     0.000      1.037      1.037      2.542    145.09     1.037      2.542      2.542      2.542     145.09    2.59

     CHINA P     3.297      5.648      5.648      1.891    -66.52     5.648      2.574      2.305      1.891     -66.52    1.93

     THAILND     1.215      0.700      0.700      1.314     87.79     0.700      1.212      1.288      1.314      87.79    1.34

     GUATMAL     0.368      1.937      1.937      1.210    -37.54     1.937      1.705      1.494      1.210     -37.54    1.23

     KOR REP     0.301      0.268      0.268      1.151    330.28     0.268      1.088      1.192      1.151     330.28    1.17

     MEXICO      0.722      0.549      0.549      0.895     63.10     0.549      0.882      0.911      0.895      63.10    0.91

     MALAYSA     0.003      0.667      0.667      0.000   -100.00     0.667      0.036      0.000      0.000    -100.00    0.00


     _WTO       75.598     86.269     86.269     98.040     13.64    86.269     97.797     98.096     98.040      13.64  100.00

     _ASEAN     30.277     34.085     34.085     34.718      1.86    34.085     33.917     33.941     34.718       1.86   35.41

     _OECD      23.926     24.244     24.244     30.056     23.97    24.244     29.558     30.061     30.056      23.97   30.66

     _W HEMI    14.878     15.023     15.023     15.215      1.27    15.023     15.659     15.814     15.215       1.27   15.52

     _NAFTA     14.447     13.084     13.084     13.719      4.86    13.084     13.735     14.034     13.719       4.86   13.99

     _EU27       7.830      8.816      8.816     12.316     39.70     8.816     12.221     12.518     12.316      39.70   12.56

     _EU28       7.830      8.816      8.816     12.316     39.70     8.816     12.221     12.518     12.316      39.70   12.56

     _CAFTA      0.432      1.940      1.940      1.433    -26.11     1.940      1.892      1.717      1.433     -26.11    1.46