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                                          |                                     |                                 March 1, 2016
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |   By Merged-Category,  1/2016 Data  |
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                                         Category 300/301 :  COTTON YARNS
                                                      Data in million dollars

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date                        Year-Endings                      YE  1/2016
   Country      2014       2015       1/2015     1/2016  % Change     1/2015    11/2015    12/2015     1/2016  % Change % Share

    WORLD      132.090   114.576       7.819      8.246      5.46    126.531    115.426    114.576    115.003     -9.11  100.00

    KOR REP     26.749    26.638       1.015      2.454    141.83     23.966     26.158     26.638     28.077     17.16   24.41

    MEXICO      23.484    19.418       1.652      1.268    -23.22     23.444     20.214     19.418     19.034    -18.81   16.55

    PAKISTN     17.197    18.544       1.455      1.091    -25.02     17.554     18.420     18.544     18.180      3.56   15.81

    INDIA       24.138    18.061       1.464      0.825    -43.67     22.962     18.275     18.061     17.422    -24.13   15.15

    INDNSIA      7.901     8.888       0.349      0.954    173.13      7.491      8.759      8.888      9.492     26.70    8.25

    VIETNAM      8.182     4.051       0.106      0.341    223.21      7.450      3.731      4.051      4.287    -42.46    3.73

    CHINA P      5.085     4.082       0.449      0.434     -3.35      5.028      4.276      4.082      4.067    -19.11    3.54

    SPAIN        2.846     3.827       0.357      0.259    -27.41      2.864      3.825      3.827      3.730     30.21    3.24

    EGYPT        4.694     3.315       0.241      0.149    -38.38      4.322      3.351      3.315      3.222    -25.44    2.80

    THAILND      4.973     1.641       0.365      0.061    -83.41      4.968      2.243      1.641      1.336    -73.11    1.16

    TURKEY       0.587     0.509       0.000      0.060       *        0.550      0.515      0.509      0.569      3.46    0.49


    _WTO       132.090   114.530       7.819      8.246      5.46    126.531    115.403    114.530    114.957     -9.15   99.96

    _OECD       34.774    35.308       1.560      3.016     93.27     31.859     34.829     35.308     36.764     15.39   31.97

    _W HEMI     25.338    20.653       1.784      1.433    -19.68     25.353     21.478     20.653     20.301    -19.93   17.65

    _NAFTA      24.826    20.291       1.737      1.421    -18.18     24.797     21.101     20.291     19.975    -19.45   17.37

    _ASEAN      21.056    14.584       0.820      1.355     65.25     19.909     14.739     14.584     15.119    -24.06   13.15

    _EU27        5.777     6.986       0.461      0.347    -24.76      5.680      6.922      6.986      6.872     20.97    5.98

    _EU28        5.777     6.986       0.461      0.347    -24.76      5.680      6.922      6.986      6.872     20.97    5.98