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                                          |                                     |                                 April 8, 2020
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  2/2020 Data     |
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                                           Category 229:  SPECIAL PURPOSE FABRIC
                                         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    1659.885   1605.080    259.822    236.497     -8.98  1676.383   1605.080   1596.737   1581.755      -5.64  100.00

     CHINA P   490.558    348.231     61.930     47.516    -23.27   471.959    348.231    342.576    333.817     -29.27   21.10

     VIETNAM   164.669    231.689     45.561     30.343    -33.40   193.955    231.689    224.353    216.471      11.61   13.69

     KOR REP   170.866    205.140     33.895     32.916     -2.89   181.944    205.140    204.833    204.162      12.21   12.91

     CHINA T   151.014    163.626     17.699     18.304      3.42   150.303    163.626    164.922    164.232       9.27   10.38

     MEXICO    117.479    122.128     21.079     19.173     -9.04   121.401    122.128    119.859    120.222      -0.97    7.60

     JAPAN     121.203    106.121     19.998     15.780    -21.09   122.801    106.121    105.734    101.903     -17.02    6.44

     CANADA    111.416     64.769     10.026     10.170      1.43   102.486     64.769     64.969     64.912     -36.66    4.10

     GERMANY    61.714     62.635      9.247      8.530     -7.75    61.280     62.635     61.623     61.918       1.04    3.91

     INDIA      29.191     40.395      4.902      6.133     25.12    30.195     40.395     40.854     41.626      37.86    2.63

     ITALY      30.822     29.848      4.776      4.047    -15.26    29.576     29.848     29.808     29.119      -1.55    1.84

     CAMBOD     10.538     20.962      2.613      6.093    133.21    11.722     20.962     22.813     24.442     108.52    1.55

     SWITZLD    25.086     22.230      2.844      2.844     -0.00    23.347     22.230     21.939     22.230      -4.78    1.41

     U KING     20.304     20.482      2.167      3.716     71.50    19.569     20.482     21.759     22.031      12.58    1.39

     COLOMB     10.758     15.238      2.047      2.901     41.71    11.356     15.238     15.664     16.092      41.70    1.02

     TURKEY     17.724     14.749      1.952      2.972     52.25    16.120     14.749     15.557     15.769      -2.18    1.00

     FRANCE     14.760     14.383      1.723      1.898     10.21    14.567     14.383     14.634     14.559      -0.05    0.92

     THAILND     9.720     11.040      1.552      2.364     52.33    10.082     11.040     11.227     11.852      17.55    0.75

     N ZEAL      7.667     11.007      1.137      1.749     53.86     7.978     11.007     11.044     11.619      45.65    0.73

     SPAIN       9.830      8.531      1.067      1.574     47.53     9.629      8.531      8.951      9.038      -6.14    0.57

     PORTUGL     4.948      7.991      0.609      1.310    115.27     4.559      7.991      8.305      8.693      90.68    0.55

     NETHLDS     8.706      8.367      1.351      1.487     10.07     9.034      8.367      8.608      8.503      -5.87    0.54

     INDNSIA     6.938      7.526      0.703      1.260     79.23     6.642      7.526      7.978      8.083      21.70    0.51

     BELGIUM     5.873      6.763      1.346      1.523     13.20     6.336      6.763      6.775      6.941       9.54    0.44

     AUSTRAL     4.678      6.290      1.144      0.859    -24.92     5.173      6.290      6.091      6.005      16.09    0.38

     CZECH       3.589      4.427      0.406      1.662    308.86     3.509      4.427      4.756      5.682      61.91    0.36

     PERU        4.208      3.833      0.560      0.798     42.52     3.979      3.833      4.102      4.071       2.32    0.26

     ROMANIA     4.781      4.067      0.513      0.461    -10.05     4.659      4.067      4.048      4.016     -13.82    0.25

     ISRAEL      5.422      4.345      1.231      0.835    -32.20     5.619      4.345      3.807      3.949     -29.72    0.25

     LUXMBRG     3.681      4.635      1.048      0.248    -76.39     4.220      4.635      4.250      3.834      -9.16    0.24

     BURMA       0.071      2.899      0.079      0.805    917.75     0.150      2.899      3.370      3.625    2319.45    0.23

     SRI LKA     2.456      3.467      0.644      0.259    -59.79     2.730      3.467      3.311      3.082      12.89    0.19

     AUSTRIA     3.128      3.127      0.535      0.462    -13.65     3.080      3.127      3.112      3.054      -0.84    0.19

     SLOVAK      3.451      3.033      0.630      0.572     -9.31     3.599      3.033      3.064      2.974     -17.38    0.19

     ARAB EM     1.270      2.484      0.368      0.794    115.50     1.445      2.484      2.965      2.910     101.30    0.18

     REP SAF     3.156      3.105      0.635      0.368    -42.15     3.187      3.105      2.835      2.837     -10.99    0.18

     SWEDEN      2.359      1.986      0.200      0.346     72.98     2.010      1.986      1.979      2.132       6.04    0.13

     DOM REP     0.829      1.377      0.040      0.645   1493.55     0.857      1.377      1.421      1.982     131.32    0.13

     MALAYSA     1.182      1.066      0.094      0.693    640.08     1.259      1.066      1.439      1.666      32.32    0.11

     SALVADR     1.635      1.389      0.213      0.129    -39.72     1.611      1.389      1.362      1.304     -19.08    0.08

     PHIL R      0.628      0.912      0.040      0.389    868.09     0.592      0.912      1.115      1.260     112.80    0.08

     PAKISTN     0.487      1.132      0.200      0.159    -20.35     0.674      1.132      1.097      1.092      61.94    0.07

     MALTA       0.813      1.134      0.116      0.000   -100.00     0.929      1.134      1.018      1.018       9.61    0.06

     HG KONG     2.911      0.951      0.131      0.070    -46.70     2.564      0.951      0.914      0.890     -65.29    0.06

     NORWAY      0.820      0.492      0.002      0.214  10384.56     0.814      0.492      0.706      0.704     -13.53    0.04

     LITHUAN     0.634      0.431      0.007      0.152   1994.11     0.531      0.431      0.484      0.576       8.58    0.04

     POLAND      1.268      0.242      0.014      0.310   2090.41     1.261      0.242      0.538      0.538     -57.30    0.03

     IRELAND     0.346      0.290      0.197      0.079    -60.13     0.463      0.290      0.174      0.172     -62.85    0.01


     _WTO     1659.840   1605.052    259.822    236.496     -8.98  1676.343   1605.052   1596.709   1581.726      -5.64  100.00

     _OECD     511.611    500.177     75.962     79.105      4.14   509.214    500.177    502.061    503.320      -1.16   31.82

     _ASEAN    193.757    276.258     50.726     41.962    -17.28   224.499    276.258    272.402    267.494      19.15   16.91

     _W HEMI   247.603    210.123     34.100     33.929     -0.50   242.998    210.123    208.801    209.952     -13.60   13.27

     _EU28     183.041    184.157     26.217     28.557      8.92   181.061    184.157    185.500    186.496       3.00   11.79

     _EU27     183.041    184.155     26.217     28.557      8.92   181.061    184.155    185.499    186.495       3.00   11.79

     _NAFTA    228.895    186.897     31.105     29.343     -5.67   223.888    186.897    184.828    185.134     -17.31   11.70

     _CAFTA      3.301      3.539      0.366      0.805    119.79     3.353      3.539      3.544      3.978      18.64    0.25

     _SUB-SAH    3.233      3.345      0.636      0.390    -38.65     3.264      3.345      3.087      3.099      -5.07    0.20