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                                          |                                     |                              January 31, 2020
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 12/2019 Data     |
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                                           Category 618:  WOVEN ARTIFICIAL FILAMENT FAB.
                                         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      27.685     28.830     28.830     23.913    -17.06    28.830     25.895     24.659     23.913     -17.06  100.00

     ITALY       7.534      8.301      8.301      7.409    -10.74     8.301      8.345      7.735      7.409     -10.74   30.98

     KOR REP     5.140      6.994      6.994      7.049      0.78     6.994      7.401      7.173      7.049       0.78   29.48

     CANADA      4.093      4.258      4.258      2.622    -38.43     4.258      2.839      2.748      2.622     -38.43   10.96

     CHINA P     3.793      3.250      3.250      2.346    -27.83     3.250      2.504      2.405      2.346     -27.83    9.81


     _WTO       27.685     28.830     28.830     23.913    -17.06    28.830     25.895     24.659     23.913     -17.06  100.00

     _OECD      17.777     20.879     20.879     17.936    -14.10    20.879     19.518     18.555     17.936     -14.10   75.01

     _EU27       8.096      9.172      9.172      8.089    -11.80     9.172      9.089      8.415      8.089     -11.80   33.83

     _EU28       8.096      9.172      9.172      8.089    -11.80     9.172      9.089      8.415      8.089     -11.80   33.83

     _W HEMI     4.264      4.585      4.585      2.843    -37.99     4.585      3.077      2.980      2.843     -37.99   11.89

     _NAFTA      4.109      4.284      4.284      2.638    -38.41     4.284      2.839      2.764      2.638     -38.41   11.03