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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  3/2015
   Country      2013       2014       3/2014     3/2015  % Change    3/2014     1/2015     2/2015     3/2015   % Change % Share


     WORLD    224058602 251557016   59389327   64962335      9.38 229516601  253149399  252808773  257130024      12.03  100.00

     CHINA P   63140553  77647310   18370299   20982487     14.22  66706443   77482211   77932480   80259498      20.32   31.21

     CANADA    21826374  22337838    4971390    5209766      4.79  21313408   22495296   22466071   22576214       5.92    8.78

     GERMANY   17813447  20535788    4522908    5892903     30.29  17898372   20968176   21385431   21905783      22.39    8.52

     ISRAEL    18772132  21432717    5148782    4607911    -10.50  19919576   21435761   20814903   20891846       4.88    8.13

     MEXICO    19691871  18779563    4432071    3425413    -22.71  20160304   18294630   17910638   17772905     -11.84    6.91

     INDIA     10884254  13576115    2951016    3736196     26.61  11375251   13657693   13913802   14361295      26.25    5.59

     TURKEY     6096552   7839420    1634345    2150169     31.56   6211534    8094918    7907437    8355244      34.51    3.25

     CHINA T    6430220   8437050    2157268    2046426     -5.14   7430397    8289583    8280518    8326208      12.06    3.24

     FRANCE    10255343   8461862    2170190    2032214     -6.36   9400744    8477793    8438085    8323886     -11.46    3.24

     ITALY      6311807   6618208    1778315    3217837     80.95   6553588    7290060    7416990    8057730      22.95    3.13

     JAPAN      7372336   7775163    1806606    2023126     11.98   7474409    7943349    7813855    7991683       6.92    3.11

     LUXMBRG    4967493   5113690    1016856    1440653     41.68   4215112    5317442    5281725    5537487      31.37    2.15

     BRAZIL     3086581   4675165    1490855    1012967    -32.05   4095493    4490458    4340727    4197277       2.49    1.63

     POLAND     4113183   4229676    1118207     805233    -27.99   4366808    4094285    4099684    3916702     -10.31    1.52

     THAILND    3195217   3469593     769928     812073      5.47   3107540    3411062    3354912    3511738      13.01    1.37

     KOR REP    4453785   3314623     765111     833196      8.90   3663922    3366742    3368755    3382708      -7.68    1.32

     NETHLDS    2306119   2142643     299681     964131    221.72   2002470    2444553    2677134    2807093      40.18    1.09

     CZECH      1167031   2306961     466659     498030      6.72   1327053    2388985    2353467    2338332      76.20    0.91

     SPAIN      1715936   1841050     557233     261361    -53.10   1465288    1815868    1762428    1545178       5.45    0.60

     S ARAB      315543   1014953     294507     675377    129.32    541724    1471341    1638022    1395823     157.66    0.54

     AUSTRAL     189476   1136300     222518     475857    113.85    392278    1337548    1319938    1389639     254.25    0.54

     SWEDEN     1233003   1153412     270903     232538    -14.16   1238572    1171624    1118061    1115047      -9.97    0.43

     U KING     1459348   1008461     290501     284687     -2.00   1374725    1005249    1024989    1002647     -27.07    0.39

     INDNSIA     796130    929711     301235     188005    -37.59    907924     879587     879632     816481     -10.07    0.32

     BELGIUM     664697    645077     137714     144962      5.26    580799     629907     639145     652325      12.32    0.25

     SLOVENI     541933    515112      94553      70297    -25.65    532300     503552     468596     490856      -7.79    0.19

     HG KONG     730118    580175     211683     122083    -42.33    758227     584827     536816     490575     -35.30    0.19

     DENMARK    1089063    458995      99519     129134     29.76    725063     442315     472931     488610     -32.61    0.19

     FINLAND     686128    411684     119034     175108     47.11    665298     386275     381251     467758     -29.69    0.18

     DOM REP     377603    400804      84937      72075    -15.14    380237     392292     378763     387942       2.03    0.15

     GREECE      286372    282669      47808     133188    178.59    319861     340582     340582     368049      15.07    0.14

     AUSTRIA     139172    339326     103724      32241    -68.92    234856     360478     310508     267843      14.05    0.10

     IRELAND     352065    289879      83188      37389    -55.05    357274     289709     289709     244080     -31.68    0.09

     PAKISTN       6188    197045       1904      10916    473.32      7507     197045     196304     206057    2644.86    0.08

     MALAYSA     183097    316699     194910      30275    -84.47    345384     155467     147303     152064     -55.97    0.06

     SWITZLD     110442    135338      41041      47226     15.07    117534     134655     153259     141523      20.41    0.06

     PERU         35468    138320          0          0       *       35468     138320     138320     138320     289.99    0.05

     HUNGARY     404757    217449      98761      17547    -82.23    489384     208780     170016     136235     -72.16    0.05

     TOKELAU      10590    108114          0       1588       *           0     108114     109702     109702        *      0.04

     VIETNAM     146048    113350      41793      36145    -13.51    158238      92834      98280     107702     -31.94    0.04

     MCDONIA      52471     97270      16361      19898     21.62     58374     102137     102258     100807      72.69    0.04

     COLOMB       16027     77838          0       5647       *        8792      83409      83409      83485     849.56    0.03

     REP SAF     429841    161699     133742      20632    -84.57    360187      72609      31689      48589     -86.51    0.02


     _WTO     224047560 251434617   59388027   64958920      9.38 229514849  253027000  252684786  257005510      11.98   99.95

     _OECD     87674214  90839668   20815983   25017138     20.18  84943375   93080724   93397032   95040823      11.89   36.96

     _EU27     55529843  56587423   13276411   16377474     23.36  53767983   58150915   58652106   59688486      11.01   23.21

     _EU28     55529843  56587423   13276411   16377474     23.36  53767983   58150915   58652106   59688486      11.01   23.21

     _W HEMI   45095731  46457134   10989359    9749433    -11.28  46046069   45947056   45371034   45217208      -1.80   17.59

     _NAFTA    41518245  41117401    9403461    8635179     -8.17  41473712   40789926   40376709   40349119      -2.71   15.69

     _ASEAN     4327162   4872865    1319140    1067690    -19.06   4533937    4581613    4512789    4621415       1.93    1.80

     _CAFTA      424220    444369      93671      84492     -9.80    421124     431126     418052     435190       3.34    0.17

     _SUB-SAHA   429841    168185     133742      20632    -84.57    360187      79095      38175      55075     -84.71    0.02