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                                          |                                     |                                 April 8, 2020
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  2/2020 Data     |
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                                           Category 800:  SILK BLENDS OR NON-CTN VEG FIB YRN
                                             Data in Kg.,  8.50 M2 per Kg.. 

                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       438404    430312      92583     108827     17.55    473623     430312     452319     446556      -5.71  100.00

     CHINA P     209417    174463      42925      74221     72.91    239007     174463     211586     205759     -13.91   46.08

     ROMANIA      78446    106230      14423      13121     -9.03     82339     106230     104910     104928      27.43   23.50

     ITALY        33902     28317       5119       6397     24.97     30150      28317      29507      29595      -1.84    6.63

     LITHUAN      31668     19094          0        141       *       12409      19094      19094      19235      55.01    4.31

     JAPAN         6346     11056       2282       4641    103.37      8291      11056      12635      13415      61.80    3.00

     EGYPT          969     14576       6083       3178    -47.76      6948      14576       9090      11671      67.98    2.61

     TURKEY        8041     11541       1511       1076    -28.79      8561      11541      11571      11106      29.73    2.49

     HUNGARY      26972     15039       7952        115    -98.55     34643      15039       9722       7202     -79.21    1.61

     INDIA         3657     12813       7341         34    -99.54     10771      12813       7196       5506     -48.88    1.23

     FRANCE       19577      4925        593          0   -100.00     19902       4925       4332       4332     -78.23    0.97


     _WTO        438404    430312      92583     108827     17.55    473623     430312     452319     446556      -5.71  100.00

     _EU27       202791    189256      30247      22819    -24.56    191542     189256     184449     181828      -5.07   40.72

     _EU28       202791    189256      30247      22819    -24.56    191542     189256     184449     181828      -5.07   40.72

     _OECD       100860     83555      17675      10722    -39.34    105837      83555      79841      76602     -27.62   17.15