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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 12/2013
   Country      2011       2012      12/2012    12/2013  % Change   12/2012    10/2013    11/2013    12/2013   % Change % Share


     WORLD    201156739 208741794  208741794  224050668      7.33 208741794  220387650  221284207  224050668       7.33  100.00

     CHINA P   49483577  55308759   55308759   63140553     14.16  55308759   60419665   61152007   63140553      14.16   28.18

     CANADA    20940012  22148826   22148826   21826374     -1.46  22148826   21647543   21636794   21826374      -1.46    9.74

     MEXICO    16554873  16928650   16928650   19691871     16.32  16928650   19317412   19564918   19691871      16.32    8.79

     ISRAEL    14017849  14521769   14521769   18772132     29.27  14521769   18316854   18569987   18772132      29.27    8.38

     GERMANY   14914280  14198247   14198247   17815251     25.48  14198247   17639934   17891528   17815251      25.48    7.95

     INDIA     12809632  11269107   11269107   10884254     -3.42  11269107   10518297   10282537   10884254      -3.42    4.86

     FRANCE     8215891  10680554   10680554   10255343     -3.98  10680554   11130903   10805750   10255343      -3.98    4.58

     JAPAN      7648652   8483523    8483523    7372336    -13.10   8483523    7280980    7332712    7372336     -13.10    3.29

     CHINA T    3447482   2851746    2851746    6430220    125.48   2851746    5647492    6090444    6430220     125.48    2.87

     ITALY      5496914   6229982    6229982    6311807      1.31   6229982    6450378    6273531    6311807       1.31    2.82

     TURKEY     5301996   6723327    6723327    6096552     -9.32   6723327    6227441    6021118    6096552      -9.32    2.72

     LUXMBRG    4734687   5220768    5220768    4967493     -4.85   5220768    5372169    5086411    4967493      -4.85    2.22

     KOR REP    6476380   6642908    6642908    4453785    -32.95   6642908    4959012    4605980    4453785     -32.95    1.99

     POLAND     2916836   2293792    2293792    4113183     79.32   2293792    3728909    3989719    4113183      79.32    1.84

     THAILND    2755666   2698308    2698308    3195217     18.42   2698308    3294105    3339275    3195217      18.42    1.43

     BRAZIL     2640306   1368205    1368205    3086581    125.59   1368205    2729645    3059935    3086581     125.59    1.38

     NETHLDS    1347219   1513109    1513109    2306119     52.41   1513109    2351885    2306173    2306119      52.41    1.03

     SPAIN       779478   1746995    1746995    1715936     -1.78   1746995    1838778    1888516    1715936      -1.78    0.77

     U KING     2327728   2328375    2328375    1459348    -37.32   2328375    1510183    1443937    1459348     -37.32    0.65

     SWEDEN      520874    770830     770830    1233003     59.96    770830    1055345    1105387    1233003      59.96    0.55

     CZECH      1166775   1561561    1561561    1167031    -25.27   1561561    1248603    1191794    1167031     -25.27    0.52

     DENMARK    2811569   2369577    2369577    1089063    -54.04   2369577    1288582    1188004    1089063     -54.04    0.49

     INDNSIA     827695    762710     762710     796130      4.38    762710     766056     748416     796130       4.38    0.36

     HG KONG     233144    426999     426999     730118     70.99    426999     635977     651512     730118      70.99    0.33

     FINLAND    3008310   1296227    1296227     686128    -47.07   1296227     629671     673943     686128     -47.07    0.31

     BELGIUM     610910    936895     936895     664697    -29.05    936895     868254     776621     664697     -29.05    0.30

     SLOVENI     219684    285354     285354     541933     89.92    285354     442809     495359     541933      89.92    0.24

     REP SAF     422256    376718     376718     429841     14.10    376718     221665     334027     429841      14.10    0.19

     HUNGARY        735      2892       2892     404757  13895.75      2892     304634     349956     404757   13895.75    0.18

     DOM REP     501058    432640     432640     377603    -12.72    432640     386697     415027     377603     -12.72    0.17

     IRELAND     507021    170796     170796     352065    106.13    170796     328972     345603     352065     106.13    0.16

     S ARAB      559140    387913     387913     315543    -18.66    387913     369857     315543     315543     -18.66    0.14

     GREECE     1148108   1565439    1565439     286372    -81.71   1565439     248413     250732     286372     -81.71    0.13

     AUSTRAL    2863998   1202859    1202859     189476    -84.25   1202859     158585     168798     189476     -84.25    0.08

     MALAYSA    1713420   1852530    1852530     183097    -90.12   1852530     290947     202400     183097     -90.12    0.08

     VIETNAM     114587     98241      98241     146048     48.66     98241     121746     137798     146048      48.66    0.07

     AUSTRIA     166217    112750     112750     139172     23.43    112750     160953     140637     139172      23.43    0.06

     SWITZLD      90944    114133     114133     110442     -3.23    114133     122803     110516     110442      -3.23    0.05

     EGYPT         1263    131915     131915      47176    -64.24    131915      54292      53696      47176     -64.24    0.02

     HONDURA      67426    112916     112916      42209    -62.62    112916      79269      56639      42209     -62.62    0.02

     ECUADOR          0     64006      64006          0   -100.00     64006          0          0          0    -100.00    0.00

     CHILE       281706    348900     348900          0   -100.00    348900          0          0          0    -100.00    0.00


     _WTO     201146011 208727683  208727683  224039626      7.34 208727683  220371841  221268362  224039626       7.34  100.00

     _OECD     86356927  89834691   89834691   87676018     -2.40  89834691   89295883   88284134   87676018      -2.40   39.13

     _EU27     50899049  53299362   53299362   55531647      4.19  53299362   56619463   56224851   55531647       4.19   24.79

     _EU28     50899049  53299381   53299381   55531647      4.19  53299381   56619463   56224851   55531647       4.19   24.79

     _W HEMI   41037747  41469744   41469744   45085993      8.72  41469744   44235495   44801870   45085993       8.72   20.12

     _NAFTA    37494885  39077476   39077476   41518245      6.25  39077476   40964955   41201712   41518245       6.25   18.53

     _ASEAN     5450618   5434991    5434991    4327162    -20.38   5434991    4478526    4434848    4327162     -20.38    1.93

     _SUB-SAHA   581027    377099     377099     429841     13.99    377099     221665     334027     429841      13.99    0.19

     _CAFTA      586573    548756     548756     424220    -22.69    548756     470136     476038     424220     -22.69    0.19

     _ANDEAN          0     64006      64006          0   -100.00     64006          0          0          0    -100.00    0.00