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                                          |                                     |                                 April 8, 2020
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  2/2020 Data     |
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                                           Category 863:  TOWELS, SILK / VEG. BLENDS
                                             Data in Nos,  0.40 M2 per Nos. 

                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     34584438  55336740    6115471   12102039     97.89  32526567   55336740   59483792   61323308      88.53  100.00

     CHINA P   32773680  53195643    5664492   11717248    106.85  30569753   53195643   57139859   59248399      93.81   96.62

     SWEDEN      670539    622468     156255     117626    -24.72    713432     622468     661589     583839     -18.16    0.95

     PAKISTN      30000    294641        100     102290  102190.0     30100     294641     394541     396831    1218.38    0.65

     INDIA       400787    238165      39455      22696    -42.48    350931     238165     222240     221406     -36.91    0.36


     _WTO      34580403  55331191    6113740   12102039     97.95  32521301   55331191   59479974   61319490      88.55   99.99

     _OECD       953227   1198489     361076     221308    -38.71   1166668    1198489    1320062    1058721      -9.25    1.73

     _EU27       755899    941040     177818     185324      4.22    804852     941040    1038471     948546      17.85    1.55

     _EU28       755899    941040     177818     185324      4.22    804852     941040    1038471     948546      17.85    1.55

     _W HEMI      60936    270716     184520      13540    -92.66    245373     270716     273492      99736     -59.35    0.16

     _NAFTA       60853    270466     184320      13540    -92.65    245173     270466     273442      99686     -59.34    0.16