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                                          |                                     |                              December 1, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |     By Part-Category, 10/2017 Data  |
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                                         Category 604-A :  --ACRYLIC SPUN YARN ONLY
                                           Data in Kg.,  7.60 M2 per Kg.. 

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE 10/2017
   Country      2015       2016      10/2016    10/2017  % Change   10/2016     8/2017     9/2017    10/2017   % Change % Share

     WORLD     2290023    2048420    1697827    1609949     -5.18   1967603    1963390    1968299    1960542      -0.36  100.00

     INDIA      421866     498843     402724     479291     19.01    480458     518789     537778     575410      19.76   29.35

     TURKEY     541189     522660     432203     391975     -9.31    478320     563221     548481     482432       0.86   24.61

     ROMANIA    557344     492045     417789     296851    -28.95    470951     370350     370289     371107     -21.20   18.93

     SPAIN      162768     167249     123133     208320     69.18    145507     228907     230211     252436      73.49   12.88

     INDNSIA    269616     136949     126509     127950      1.14    147615     130443     126999     138390      -6.25    7.06

     CHINA P    137946     100492      85449      34746    -59.34    103538      51381      55515      49789     -51.91    2.54

     MEXICO      29006      39467      33168      27124    -18.22     37932      33503      34427      33423     -11.89    1.70

     CANADA      12658      34553      31190      22396    -28.19     34592      33618      32803      25759     -25.53    1.31

     AUSTRIA      5025      10204       2433       8288    240.65      4442      16059      16059      16059     261.53    0.82

     THAILND     26997      22884      20196       9825    -51.35     20196      12513      12513      12513     -38.04    0.64

     KOR REP     43379         87         87          0   -100.00     21059          0          0          0    -100.00    0.00


     _WTO      2290023    2048420    1697827    1609949     -5.18   1967603    1963390    1968299    1960542      -0.36  100.00

     _OECD      765066     751214     605466     633084      4.56    700387     843951     829700     778832      11.20   39.73

     _EU27      732333     685959     559775     515564     -7.90    637367     617462     618705     641748       0.69   32.73

     _EU28      732333     685959     559775     515564     -7.90    637367     617462     618705     641748       0.69   32.73

     _ASEAN     367228     159833     146705     137775     -6.09    167811     142956     139512     150903     -10.08    7.70

     _NAFTA      41664      74020      64358      49520    -23.06     72524      67121      67230      59182     -18.40    3.02

     _W HEMI     41664      74020      64358      49520    -23.06     72524      67121      67230      59182     -18.40    3.02