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                                           Category 223:  NON-WOVEN FABRICS
                                             Data in Kg., 14.00 M2 per Kg.. 

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  6/2018
   Country      2016       2017       6/2017     6/2018  % Change    6/2017     4/2018     5/2018     6/2018   % Change % Share


     WORLD    320137201 322045838  165169366  175108205      6.02 322126666  328140480  330835869  331984677       3.06  100.00

     CHINA P   99897444 107657221   53459516   59486652     11.27 104896285  113763999  113633110  113684357       8.38   34.24

     CANADA    25823532  28089513   13728548   15491145     12.84  25768486   29390108   29795661   29852110      15.85    8.99

     GERMANY   25334984  23038044   12166446   13452252     10.57  25080070   23551482   23983995   24323850      -3.02    7.33

     INDIA     24853515  24466528   12632963   11156658    -11.69  25106703   23557793   23403919   22990223      -8.43    6.93

     TURKEY    14840458  16886038    8373308   12187480     45.55  15179460   19844916   20344467   20700210      36.37    6.24

     MEXICO    14581926  20860622   10773761    7213718    -33.04  18908499   18191193   17798689   17300579      -8.50    5.21

     ISRAEL    16150835  14495424    8167497    6779857    -16.99  14845825   13145158   13330378   13107784     -11.71    3.95

     ITALY     12870677  11332651    6083544    6222186      2.28  12392806   11149906   11227970   11471293      -7.44    3.46

     CHINA T   11100336  11103041    6440778    5316604    -17.45  12445763   10459157   10126577    9978867     -19.82    3.01

     JAPAN      8688690   8759746    4255629    4904186     15.24   8198061    9162613    9190164    9408303      14.76    2.83

     KOR REP    4884718   6086038    3103483    5517043     77.77   5544920    7284544    7836099    8499598      53.29    2.56

     LUXMBRG    7694741   5858246    3419893    3622935      5.94   5880892    6154285    6267046    6061288       3.07    1.83

     CZECH      3071520   3993276    1737311    3404967     95.99   3399203    4402700    5079791    5660932      66.54    1.71

     SPAIN      2068090   5740110    2758252    2579891     -6.47   3714757    5326086    5479003    5561749      49.72    1.68

     FRANCE     6672646   5099339    2823096    2374238    -15.90   5717135    4788265    4770244    4650481     -18.66    1.40

     THAILND    4863875   3537130    2007110    2336795     16.43   4657141    3423104    3629555    3866815     -16.97    1.16

     BRAZIL     4465071   4762914    2388568    1399507    -41.41   4768819    4145713    3974258    3773853     -20.86    1.14

     S ARAB     5187868   2059876    1312768    2693438    105.17   3635993    2432912    3114383    3440546      -5.38    1.04

     NETHLDS    3912201   3629525    2049819    1622151    -20.86   4342453    3319071    3348126    3201857     -26.27    0.96

     POLAND     4804203   3238774    1671359    1515674     -9.31   3878538    3086413    3084822    3083089     -20.51    0.93

     AUSTRAL    1273773   1340533     634201     860714     35.72   1334297    1478920    1535254    1567046      17.44    0.47

     SWEDEN     1247265   1176231     531064     520034     -2.08   1116407    1211492    1160682    1165201       4.37    0.35

     U KING     1216879   1185469     588225     525823    -10.61   1144732    1079099    1065840    1123067      -1.89    0.34

     INDNSIA     949427   1036241     571805     508881    -11.00   1089456     977524     933024     973317     -10.66    0.29

     SLOVENI     692601    753045     307153     445369     45.00    708922     832795     844452     891261      25.72    0.27

     MALAYSA      64830    559399     307841     613613     99.33    351246     928607     902966     865171     146.31    0.26

     FINLAND     776203    777327     455538     279861    -38.56    831364     648362     604929     601650     -27.63    0.18

     DENMARK     271390    364485     106870     247056    131.17    215663     514505     518870     504671     134.01    0.15

     SWITZLD     212149    343359     122353     207032     69.21    241613     367170     401130     428038      77.16    0.13

     GREECE      407237    266513     103085     244605    137.28    315713     390110     389122     408033      29.24    0.12

     BELGIUM     563140    385972     229263     185344    -19.16    535575     371831     365610     342053     -36.13    0.10

     IRELAND     250816    244580     111405     169659     52.29    247266     339010     339519     302834      22.47    0.09

     HG KONG     674854    315772     172874     138509    -19.88    275392     311654     280880     281407       2.18    0.08

     RUSSIA     7313797   1037748     779955          0   -100.00   3600148     444851     398249     257793     -92.84    0.08

     AUSTRIA     329061    144952      66465     130205     95.90    191113     180614     195262     208692       9.20    0.06

     VIETNAM      68623    180726     124571     109810    -11.85    153068     132994     155990     165965       8.43    0.05

     VENEZ        94278    100812      47263     109522    131.73    110273     142271     163071     163071      47.88    0.05

     SRI LKA      50086    227586     101866      21202    -79.19    144791     217494     213827     146922       1.47    0.04

     DOM REP     310834    137437      84951      87256      2.71    215527     131292     127948     139742     -35.16    0.04

     EGYPT        43856    115614      55191      60400      9.44     78522     170406     150657     120823      53.87    0.04

     NORWAY       67363     99234      48253      54473     12.89     82231      80488      83245     105454      28.24    0.03

     N ZEAL       25414     58931      25649      56947    122.02     42886      80203      81059      90229     110.39    0.03

     PAKISTN      62905     74478      25437      27435      7.85     47049      74486      74930      76476      62.55    0.02

     HUNGARY      94650     79639      42065      36664    -12.84    103578      90453      85554      74238     -28.33    0.02

     PERU        300111     79092      30614      21371    -30.19    191737      90611      80090      69849     -63.57    0.02

     REP SAF     191017     25555      17451      22773     30.50     85786      19599      29193      30877     -64.01    0.01


     _WTO     320122547 322035375  165166545  175093269      6.01 322109830  328119816  330815780  331962099       3.06   99.99

     _OECD    118713148 119460750   60979573   71508381     17.27 117301236  125131946  128045213  129989558      10.82   39.16

     _EU28     72336425  67378513   35281487   37626769      6.65  69866766   67520079   68893049   69723795      -0.20   21.00

     _EU27     72336425  67378513   35281487   37625155      6.64  69866766   67520079   68893049   69722181      -0.21   21.00

     _W HEMI   46191886  54144169   27109389   24390038    -10.03  50114555   52223953   52056484   51424818       2.61   15.49

     _NAFTA    40405458  48950135   24502309   22704863     -7.34  44676985   47581301   47594350   47152689       5.54   14.20

     _ASEAN     5955267   5338240    3028658    3582210     18.28   6270177    5471430    5630718    5891792      -6.03    1.77

     _CAFTA      403419    203651     118510     106886     -9.81    304133     188341     180217     192027     -36.86    0.06

     _SUB-SAHA   191019     26834      17451      22773     30.50     85788      20878      30472      32156     -62.52    0.01