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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 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      14.227     17.340      2.260      3.073     35.95    13.650     17.340     17.883     18.152      32.98  100.00

     CHINA P    11.547     14.712      1.790      2.663     48.81    10.980     14.712     15.190     15.586      41.95   85.86

     SWEDEN      0.545      0.684      0.126      0.135      7.29     0.569      0.684      0.725      0.693      21.74    3.82

     INDIA       0.846      0.534      0.058      0.060      4.37     0.751      0.534      0.535      0.537     -28.55    2.96

     PAKISTN     0.005      0.065      0.000      0.047   9226.80     0.005      0.065      0.070      0.111    1964.13    0.61


     _WTO       14.211     17.316      2.254      3.073     36.34    13.631     17.316     17.866     18.135      33.05   99.91

     _EU27       1.206      1.524      0.267      0.244     -8.66     1.268      1.524      1.595      1.501      18.33    8.27

     _EU28       1.206      1.524      0.267      0.244     -8.66     1.268      1.524      1.595      1.501      18.33    8.27

     _OECD       1.356      1.558      0.323      0.263    -18.54     1.467      1.558      1.634      1.498       2.14    8.25

     _W HEMI     0.027      0.086      0.051      0.005    -89.26     0.077      0.086      0.086      0.041     -47.42    0.22

     _NAFTA      0.026      0.085      0.050      0.005    -89.07     0.076      0.085      0.086      0.040     -47.19    0.22