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                                          |                                     |                                 April 8, 2020
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  2/2020 Data     |
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                                           Category 618:  WOVEN ARTIFICIAL FILAMENT FAB.
                                             Data in M2.,  1.00 M2 per M2.. 

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  2/2020
   Country      2018       2019       2/2019     2/2020  % Change    2/2019    12/2019     1/2020     2/2020   % Change % Share


     WORLD     13172065   9359404    1724777    1252215    -27.40  12748444    9359404    8891325    8886842     -30.29  100.00

     KOR REP    6058806   4796622     790620     617302    -21.92   5868144    4796622    4590648    4623304     -21.21   52.02

     CANADA     2156423   1173288     174295     115460    -33.76   1935658    1173288    1088460    1114453     -42.43   12.54

     CHINA P    2522672   1190852     381523     256930    -32.66   2500196    1190852    1119931    1066259     -57.35   12.00

     ITALY      1098770   1107520     151249      99502    -34.21   1097162    1107520    1075159    1055773      -3.77   11.88


     _WTO      13172065   9359404    1724777    1252215    -27.40  12748444    9359404    8891325    8886842     -30.29  100.00

     _OECD      9532997   7234074    1133454     853183    -24.73   9089935    7234074    6899784    6953803     -23.50   78.25

     _W HEMI    2278569   1254222     195423     140128    -28.30   2059979    1254222    1173641    1198927     -41.80   13.49

     _EU27      1243217   1249093     196574     115410    -41.29   1258065    1249093    1177835    1167929      -7.16   13.14

     _EU28      1243217   1249093     196574     115410    -41.29   1258065    1249093    1177835    1167929      -7.16   13.14

     _NAFTA     2163710   1176119     174295     115460    -33.76   1942945    1176119    1091291    1117284     -42.50   12.57