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                                          |                                     |                                  June 5, 2018
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  4/2018 Data     |
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                                           Category 606:  NON-TEXTURED FILAMENT YARN
                                             Data in Kg., 20.10 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     55909151  64709125   20326283   22604520     11.21  57066835   65159869   64740435   66987362      17.38  100.00

     KOR REP   23641838  26294507    8915379    9823170     10.18  24786080   26451130   26328555   27202298       9.75   40.61

     CHINA P   16164591  20655891    5498993    7855658     42.86  16011663   21758549   21585432   23012556      43.72   34.35

     TURKEY     5009371   5111930    1885887     583415    -69.06   4829115    4410801    4007366    3809458     -21.11    5.69

     GERMANY    1653435   1823369     541172     583730      7.86   1622212    1791651    1834170    1865927      15.02    2.79

     LATVIA     1361638   1551797     314173     529579     68.56   1293766    1667983    1795660    1767203      36.59    2.64

     JAPAN      1224209   1730358     571675     595593      4.18   1474197    1768956    1753168    1754276      19.00    2.62

     INDIA      1179007   1174896     317191     738719    132.89   1069438    1207488    1409701    1596424      49.28    2.38

     MEXICO     1319048   1325344     431613     532333     23.34   1410393    1385356    1376125    1426064       1.11    2.13

     CANADA     1157737   1352533     397447     345077    -13.18   1166777    1351010    1322147    1300163      11.43    1.94

     AUSTRAL       2505    459207          0          0       *        2505     459207     459207     459207   18231.62    0.69

     CHINA T     550840   1062993     707987      91453    -87.08   1132028     701258     609082     446459     -60.56    0.67

     SLOVAK      419788    257905      76866     148782     93.56    235836     287271     303843     329821      39.85    0.49

     FRANCE       22882     73374       2073     123412   5853.30     23862     160266     194979     194713     716.00    0.29

     INDNSIA      74623    154903      26048      62966    141.73     80787     146492     146434     191821     137.44    0.29

     RUSSIA      218653    177419      81703      84327      3.21    211034     145151     145151     180043     -14.69    0.27

     ISRAEL      200239    229159      99661      48806    -51.03    206499     213867     195261     178304     -13.65    0.27

     U KING       55714    128248      22116      62788    183.90     53733     164934     158705     168920     214.37    0.25

     THAILND     175266    148774      45114      44874     -0.53    176075     148906     139461     148534     -15.64    0.22

     BELARUS      35360     55247      18489      90857    391.41     53849      91361     109087     127615     136.99    0.19

     NETHLDS     414665    203997     104726      26149    -75.03    320524     134490     138449     125420     -60.87    0.19

     ITALY       301095     88594      23165      57582    148.57    185101      93148     114588     123011     -33.54    0.18

     VIETNAM      81765    110281      34502      26416    -23.44     90979     107631     103715     102195      12.33    0.15

     CZECH        84293     95637      12924      18007     39.33     88508     110289     110289     100720      13.80    0.15

     COLOMB      191441    112840      58154      37163    -36.10    176932     111276     111276      91849     -48.09    0.14

     GREECE       68782     22356          0      34937       *       17076      40144      57293      57293     235.52    0.09

     POLAND       67663     69431      26319          0   -100.00     66660      56000      43112      43112     -35.33    0.06

     BELGIUM      68371     66826      62010          0   -100.00    130266      19166       4816       4816     -96.30    0.01


     _WTO      55873791  64653878   20307794   22513663     10.86  57012986   65068508   64631348   66859747      17.27   99.81

     _OECD     32660517  35915920   12030440   11689272     -2.84  33399084   35365883   34895528   35574752       6.51   53.11

     _EU27      4625007   4512122    1224008    1618567     32.24   4138921    4649217    4878520    4906681      18.55    7.32

     _EU28      4625007   4512122    1224008    1618567     32.24   4138921    4649217    4878520    4906681      18.55    7.32

     _W HEMI    2672931   2794921     887978     916532      3.22   2757272    2852107    2814101    2823475       2.40    4.21

     _NAFTA     2476785   2677877     829060     877410      5.83   2577170    2736366    2698272    2726227       5.78    4.07

     _ASEAN      364544    422598     114304     142896     25.01    373761     411669     406890     451190      20.72    0.67