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                                          |                                     |                                  June 5, 2018
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  4/2018 Data     |
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                                           Category 600:  TEXTURED FILAMENT YARN
                                         Data in Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                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     213.999    208.597     68.273     84.574     23.88   209.056    216.241    220.512    224.897       7.58  100.00

     CANADA     60.050     54.064     17.905     19.754     10.33    55.192     54.849     56.045     55.913       1.31   24.86

     CHINA P    33.692     39.591     11.333     18.147     60.12    34.635     43.342     44.877     46.404      33.98   20.63

     MEXICO     30.478     33.083     11.659     12.093      3.73    32.254     33.607     33.356     33.518       3.92   14.90

     INDIA      19.986     21.661      8.013      8.379      4.56    21.024     20.835     21.325     22.027       4.77    9.79

     CHINA T     8.685      8.541      2.831      3.569     26.05     8.977      9.117      8.905      9.278       3.35    4.13

     INDNSIA    11.790      8.393      3.132      2.916     -6.88     9.693      8.001      8.212      8.177     -15.64    3.64

     MALAYSA     7.216      6.226      1.957      3.009     53.74     6.683      6.495      6.777      7.277       8.89    3.24

     KOR REP     7.047      5.332      1.783      3.463     94.20     6.852      6.387      6.722      7.012       2.33    3.12

     TURKEY      2.479      3.085      0.663      4.425    566.93     2.871      4.359      5.702      6.847     138.44    3.04

     ITALY       4.072      4.845      1.189      1.390     16.89     4.205      5.387      5.094      5.045      19.98    2.24

     THAILND     5.736      5.409      1.915      1.480    -22.69     5.605      5.381      5.208      4.974     -11.26    2.21

     UKRAINE     1.375      3.042      0.237      1.613    581.56     1.496      3.607      3.927      4.418     195.26    1.96

     SLOVENI     3.327      3.548      1.263      1.302      3.15     3.270      3.484      3.522      3.588       9.71    1.60

     FRANCE      6.001      3.664      1.514      1.068    -29.48     6.219      3.518      3.443      3.218     -48.26    1.43

     GERMANY     1.581      1.611      0.358      0.347     -3.19     1.493      1.623      1.467      1.600       7.17    0.71

     BELGIUM     1.209      1.548      0.349      0.191    -45.38     1.371      1.480      1.375      1.389       1.36    0.62

     SPAIN       3.775      1.373      0.840      0.237    -71.74     3.196      0.929      0.747      0.771     -75.89    0.34

     EGYPT       1.564      0.345      0.120      0.234     95.27     0.920      0.579      0.532      0.460     -50.06    0.20

     VIETNAM     0.099      0.490      0.167      0.001    -99.14     0.250      0.476      0.469      0.325      30.01    0.14


     _WTO      213.974    208.597     68.273     84.565     23.86   209.031    216.232    220.503    224.888       7.59  100.00

     _W HEMI    92.022     87.631     29.725     32.070      7.89    88.048     89.023     89.971     89.976       2.19   40.01

     _NAFTA     90.527     87.147     29.564     31.848      7.73    87.446     88.456     89.401     89.432       2.27   39.77

     _OECD      86.463     75.924     24.660     31.067     25.98    81.624     78.960     81.113     82.330       0.87   36.61

     _ASEAN     24.842     20.542      7.171      7.407      3.29    22.233     20.377     20.690     20.777      -6.54    9.24

     _EU27      20.491     17.417      5.780      4.747    -17.88    20.377     17.274     16.527     16.384     -19.60    7.29

     _EU28      20.491     17.417      5.780      4.747    -17.88    20.377     17.274     16.527     16.384     -19.60    7.29