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                                          |                                     |                                   May 5, 2020
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  3/2020 Data     |
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                                           Category 620:  OTHER SYNTHETIC FILAMENT FABRIC
                                         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     581.871    564.672    137.811    122.520    -11.10   577.682    556.945    555.570    549.380      -4.90  100.00

     INDIA     122.821    123.509     30.695     30.239     -1.49   125.328    122.533    124.172    123.053      -1.82   22.40

     CHINA P   158.782    106.445     26.738     17.683    -33.86   150.255    102.489    101.120     97.391     -35.18   17.73

     CANADA     46.561     53.514     12.414     14.962     20.52    46.855     54.194     55.180     56.061      19.65   10.20

     TURKEY     29.107     32.296      6.694      6.576     -1.76    28.932     32.107     32.330     32.179      11.22    5.86

     CHINA T    32.439     32.658      8.175      6.133    -24.98    31.837     32.377     31.666     30.617      -3.83    5.57

     S ARAB     24.892     28.694      8.278      3.523    -57.45    25.312     27.317     25.692     23.938      -5.43    4.36

     VIETNAM    24.749     23.525      5.854      6.011      2.69    24.777     23.297     23.176     23.683      -4.42    4.31

     ARAB EM    13.999     19.736      5.143      3.967    -22.86    15.317     19.348     19.683     18.560      21.17    3.38

     U KING     11.896     17.100      4.142      3.720    -10.19    13.504     16.862     16.596     16.678      23.51    3.04

     JAPAN      14.852     15.892      3.438      3.804     10.67    14.718     15.755     15.995     16.259      10.47    2.96

     KOR REP    19.023     16.814      4.515      3.619    -19.85    18.724     16.683     16.485     15.918     -14.99    2.90

     MEXICO     11.335     11.702      2.695      3.008     11.62    11.291     11.565     11.715     12.016       6.42    2.19

     ITALY      13.534     12.710      3.750      2.745    -26.80    13.557     12.412     11.765     11.705     -13.66    2.13

     GERMANY     8.449      9.897      1.468      2.337     59.17     7.058     10.370     10.559     10.766      52.55    1.96

     BELGIUM     7.467     10.095      2.400      2.758     14.90     8.212      9.987     10.268     10.453      27.28    1.90

     NETHLDS     9.111      9.340      2.621      2.867      9.40     9.709      9.019      9.114      9.586      -1.26    1.74

     COLOMB      3.949      9.543      2.578      0.984    -61.83     5.936      9.115      8.830      7.949      33.91    1.45

     INDNSIA     0.989      3.847      0.882      1.352     53.24     1.753      4.119      3.981      4.317     146.23    0.79

     THAILND     3.851      3.954      0.682      0.917     34.40     3.144      3.965      3.967      4.189      33.23    0.76

     GREECE      5.091      3.251      0.758      0.756     -0.18     4.018      3.212      3.256      3.249     -19.13    0.59

     MALAYSA     0.667      2.394      0.260      0.314     20.93     0.662      2.463      2.474      2.449     270.04    0.45

     GUATMAL     4.844      2.524      0.658      0.344    -47.68     3.969      2.502      2.257      2.211     -44.30    0.40

     HUNGARY     0.029      0.196      0.000      0.300       *       0.000      0.219      0.382      0.495        *      0.09

     SALVADR     0.505      0.297      0.082      0.165    102.37     0.515      0.341      0.367      0.381     -26.10    0.07


     _WTO      581.845    564.632    137.809    122.516    -11.10   577.654    556.904    555.528    549.338      -4.90   99.99

     _OECD     159.440    176.720     41.088     43.444      5.74   159.898    176.663    177.265    179.077      11.99   32.60

     _W HEMI    67.629     78.711     18.591     19.686      5.89    69.058     78.855     79.482     79.806      15.56   14.53

     _EU28      62.794     70.984     16.840     17.408      3.38    63.226     70.437     70.104     71.552      13.17   13.02

     _EU27      62.794     70.984     16.840     17.408      3.38    63.226     70.437     70.103     71.552      13.17   13.02

     _NAFTA     57.896     65.216     15.110     17.970     18.93    58.145     65.759     66.896     68.077      17.08   12.39

     _ASEAN     30.258     33.925      7.679      8.594     11.92    30.337     34.047     33.802     34.841      14.84    6.34

     _CAFTA      5.353      2.827      0.740      0.510    -30.99     4.484      2.850      2.630      2.598     -42.07    0.47