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                                           Category 223:  NON-WOVEN FABRICS
                                             Data in Kg., 14.00 M2 per Kg.. 

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  4/2018
   Country      2016       2017       4/2017     4/2018  % Change    4/2017     2/2018     3/2018     4/2018   % Change % Share


     WORLD    320136746 322033226  108589001  114673573      5.60 322343510  326211103  327731525  328117798       1.79  100.00

     CHINA P   99896989 107611787   33624361   39736620     18.18 102220050  111865357  112846484  113724046      11.25   34.66

     CANADA    25823532  28089888    8885163   10185758     14.64  25890898   28836696   29134498   29390483      13.52    8.96

     INDIA     24853515  24466528    8602870    7694135    -10.56  24680204   24289165   24163890   23557793      -4.55    7.18

     GERMANY   25334984  23038111    8194319    8707876      6.27  25322533   23187566   23384707   23551668      -6.99    7.18

     TURKEY    14840458  16893594    5412633    8371511     54.67  15164618   18306881   19736382   19852472      30.91    6.05

     MEXICO    14581926  20897665    7518282    4848528    -35.51  18143784   19558620   19149792   18227911       0.46    5.56

     ISRAEL    16150835  14495424    5509011    4158745    -24.51  15477029   14099244   13632213   13145158     -15.07    4.01

     ITALY     12870677  11332651    3895709    3712965     -4.69  12420807   11504452   11530378   11149907     -10.23    3.40

     CHINA T   11100336  11107502    4438206    3794322    -14.51  12010844   10497515   10268621   10463618     -12.88    3.19

     JAPAN      8688690   8761669    2821037    3221130     14.18   8264174    9127554    9170494    9161762      10.86    2.79

     KOR REP    4884718   6086038    2051800    3250306     58.41   5197998    6483741    6993913    7284544      40.14    2.22

     LUXMBRG    7694741   5858246    2289607    2585646     12.93   6644630    5780503    5875282    6154285      -7.38    1.88

     SPAIN      2068090   5740110    1484146    1070122    -27.90   2799751    5611967    5263009    5326086      90.23    1.62

     FRANCE     6672646   5081573    1905715    1589839    -16.58   6033864    4839044    4627001    4765697     -21.02    1.45

     CZECH      3071520   3993276    1193507    1602931     34.30   3606510    4247539    4266579    4402700      22.08    1.34

     BRAZIL     4465071   4761474    1517457     900256    -40.67   4717994    4702249    4539282    4144273     -12.16    1.26

     THAILND    4863875   3537130    1499414    1385388     -7.60   4902568    3325595    3334217    3423104     -30.18    1.04

     NETHLDS    3912201   3629541    1353458    1043004    -22.94   4374298    3551764    3459478    3319087     -24.12    1.01

     POLAND     4804203   3238774    1187734    1035373    -12.83   4311381    3066460    3085804    3086413     -28.41    0.94

     S ARAB     5187868   2059876    1281210    1654246     29.12   4542717    2038276    1927634    2432912     -46.44    0.74

     AUSTRAL    1273773   1340533     435173     573560     31.80   1290008    1504449    1460001    1478920      14.64    0.45

     SWEDEN     1247265   1176231     311855     347116     11.31   1124536    1093565    1170280    1211492       7.73    0.37

     U KING     1216879   1186474     439519     333319    -24.16   1231503    1155032    1114140    1080274     -12.28    0.33

     INDNSIA     949427   1036241     401813     343096    -14.61   1080201    1082445     975853     977524      -9.51    0.30

     MALAYSA      64830    559399     140038     509246    263.65    191831     615723     826826     928607     384.08    0.28

     SLOVENI     692601    753045     247426     327176     32.23    800585     901834     859225     832795       4.02    0.25

     FINLAND     776203    777327     341643     212678    -37.75    939704     691273     631176     648362     -31.00    0.20

     DENMARK     271390    364485      72113     214193    197.02    247070     456653     488138     506565     105.03    0.15

     RUSSIA     7313797   1037748     592897          0   -100.00   5110124     584951     444851     444851     -91.29    0.14

     GREECE      407237    266513      91405     215002    135.22    344229     381546     374418     390110      13.33    0.12

     BELGIUM     563140    385972     126284     112143    -11.20    505644     362340     353033     371831     -26.46    0.11

     SWITZLD     212149    343359      88518     112329     26.90    235144     358323     379364     367170      56.15    0.11

     IRELAND     250816    242606      55448     149878    170.30    248601     279281     298769     337036      35.57    0.10

     HG KONG     674854    315772      89285      85167     -4.61    420180     308936     304895     311654     -25.83    0.09

     SRI LKA      50086    227586      24468      14376    -41.25     69497     206312     213092     217494     212.95    0.07

     AUSTRIA     329061    144952      43444      79106     82.09    331894     149113     175400     180614     -45.58    0.06

     EGYPT        43856    115614       5608      60400    977.03     35463     120419     170926     170406     380.52    0.05

     VENEZ        94278    100812      47263      88722     87.72    120591      99763     142271     142271      17.98    0.04

     VIETNAM      68623    180726     105628      57896    -45.19    145134     166668     172069     132994      -8.36    0.04

     DOM REP     310834    137437      40903      34758    -15.02    205827     120611     119728     131292     -36.21    0.04

     PERU        300111     79092       9852      21371    116.92    170975      89794     100463      90611     -47.00    0.03

     HUNGARY      94650     79639      25624      36438     42.20    100100      97668      94156      90453      -9.64    0.03

     NORWAY       67363     99234      37636      18890    -49.81     82685      90623      86137      80488      -2.66    0.02

     N ZEAL       25414     58931      24982      46254     85.15     42880      73778      81327      80203      87.04    0.02

     PAKISTN      62905     74478      12888      12896      0.06     59816      64042      75846      74486      24.53    0.02

     HONDURA      54913     37583      14372       6086    -57.65     61784      35106      29297      29297     -52.58    0.01

     REP SAF     191017     25555      16191      10235    -36.79    158951      18047      17139      19599     -87.67    0.01

     MCDONIA      94703     13984      13984          0   -100.00     67168       3160          0          0    -100.00    0.00


     _WTO     320122092 322022763  108588411  114662782      5.59 322328905  326194538  327714960  328097134       1.79   99.99

     _OECD    118713148 119450029   39947495   45606239     14.17 118491346  122112230  124065343  125108773       5.58   38.13

     _EU27     72336425  67359861   23283144   23412258      0.55  71440422   67418551   67107994   67488975      -5.53   20.57

     _EU28     72336425  67359861   23283144   23412258      0.55  71440422   67418551   67107994   67488975      -5.53   20.57

     _W HEMI   46191886  54181703   18057126   16136585    -10.64  49401531   53528872   53307962   52261162       5.79   15.93

     _NAFTA    40405458  48987553   16403445   15034286     -8.35  44034682   48395316   48284290   47618394       8.14   14.51

     _ASEAN     5955267   5338240    2163969    2297159      6.15   6338789    5198592    5318045    5471430     -13.68    1.67

     _CAFTA      403419    203651      69682      54372    -21.97    304969     186229     176749     188341     -38.24    0.06

     _SUB-SAHA   191019     26834      16191      10235    -36.79    158953      19326      18418      20878     -86.87    0.01