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                                          |                                     |                                  June 5, 2018
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  4/2018 Data     |
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                                           Category 603:  YARN > 85% ARTIFICIAL STAPLE FIBER
                                             Data in Kg.,  6.30 M2 per Kg.. 

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  4/2018
   Country      2016       2017       4/2017     4/2018  % Change    4/2017     2/2018     3/2018     4/2018   % Change % Share


     WORLD     15680044   7802258    2957994    2950591     -0.25  13135884    7448871    7671297    7794855     -40.66  100.00

     INDNSIA    8931697   3959448    1630314    1858756     14.01   7629826    3831721    4018216    4187890     -45.11   53.73

     CHINA P    2029672   1305693     477302     371107    -22.25   1725134    1301467    1275423    1199498     -30.47   15.39

     INDIA      1847358   1278283     475377     224687    -52.73   1632197    1023645    1048127    1027593     -37.04   13.18

     KOR REP    1493424    593138     150683     123808    -17.84   1170214     591859     544862     566263     -51.61    7.26

     SPAIN       545466    147183      48446      85907     77.33    313722     147258     171747     184644     -41.14    2.37

     THAILND     303495     47796          0     134155       *      128221      86681     162897     181951      41.90    2.33


     _WTO      15680044   7802258    2957994    2950591     -0.25  13135884    7448871    7671297    7794855     -40.66  100.00

     _ASEAN     9373364   4034055    1638392    2022083     23.42   7821311    3945213    4207924    4417746     -43.52   56.68

     _OECD      2402248   1144238     348551     328839     -5.66   1928907    1137896    1098313    1124526     -41.70   14.43

     _EU27       802246    400904     138693     174697     25.96    617787     419310     427143     436908     -29.28    5.61

     _EU28       802246    400904     138693     174697     25.96    617787     419310     427143     436908     -29.28    5.61