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                                          |                                     |                                 April 8, 2020
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  2/2020 Data     |
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                                           Category 200:  YARN FOR RETAIL SALE,SEWING THREAD
                                         Data in Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                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     219.181    195.708     28.040     32.026     14.21   213.985    195.708    198.840    199.694      -6.68  100.00

     TURKEY     62.392     51.736      6.533      9.305     42.44    60.697     51.736     52.850     54.509     -10.20   27.30

     CHINA P    59.337     43.241      8.179      6.042    -26.13    59.174     43.241     42.540     41.104     -30.54   20.58

     CANADA     26.416     27.395      4.095      4.477      9.34    26.091     27.395     27.880     27.777       6.46   13.91

     MEXICO     14.459     14.163      1.976      2.418     22.37    14.371     14.163     14.221     14.605       1.63    7.31

     INDIA       8.244     12.303      1.061      1.906     79.62     7.934     12.303     12.659     13.148      65.71    6.58

     GERMANY     8.737      8.895      1.235      2.543    105.83     8.556      8.895      9.829     10.203      19.24    5.11

     FRANCE      9.640      8.888      0.343      0.524     52.89     7.822      8.888      9.179      9.070      15.95    4.54

     JAPAN       5.713      5.967      0.966      0.658    -31.82     5.716      5.967      5.982      5.659      -0.99    2.83

     ITALY       4.839      5.325      1.248      1.086    -13.00     5.158      5.325      5.257      5.162       0.09    2.59

     THAILND     2.586      2.895      0.398      0.793     99.21     2.625      2.895      3.120      3.290      25.31    1.65

     U KING      2.344      2.240      0.295      0.377     27.63     2.279      2.240      2.247      2.322       1.86    1.16


     _WTO      219.177    195.708     28.040     32.026     14.21   213.981    195.708    198.840    199.694      -6.68  100.00

     _OECD     119.765    108.484     14.524     18.948     30.46   115.884    108.484    111.211    112.908      -2.57   56.54

     _W HEMI    44.769     45.460      6.562      7.370     12.32    44.259     45.460     46.077     46.269       4.54   23.17

     _NAFTA     40.875     41.558      6.071      6.896     13.58    40.462     41.558     42.102     42.383       4.75   21.22

     _EU27      31.432     30.372      3.738      5.176     38.45    29.165     30.372     31.639     31.810       9.07   15.93

     _EU28      31.442     30.372      3.738      5.176     38.45    29.174     30.372     31.639     31.810       9.03   15.93

     _ASEAN      3.246      3.747      0.528      0.947     79.53     3.325      3.747      4.000      4.166      25.30    2.09