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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 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     171.900    195.055     61.755     70.005     13.36   175.303    197.760    197.190    203.305      15.97  100.00

     KOR REP    48.036     56.949     19.333     21.540     11.41    50.735     57.997     57.400     59.156      16.60   29.10

     CHINA P    35.498     45.928     12.034     18.901     57.06    35.539     49.236     49.362     52.795      48.55   25.97

     GERMANY    17.420     18.810      5.736      6.456     12.55    17.477     19.042     19.290     19.529      11.74    9.61

     JAPAN       7.646     10.605      4.216      3.403    -19.28     9.544     10.097      9.864      9.792       2.59    4.82

     MEXICO     10.588      9.448      3.147      3.466     10.13    10.938      9.720      9.516      9.767     -10.70    4.80

     CANADA      8.372      8.897      2.740      2.081    -24.06     8.294      8.570      8.366      8.238      -0.69    4.05

     TURKEY     10.167     10.875      4.050      1.352    -66.62    10.024      9.390      8.592      8.177     -18.43    4.02

     U KING      7.699      6.968      2.386      1.840    -22.88     8.430      6.806      6.495      6.421     -23.82    3.16

     INDIA       4.689      4.197      1.233      3.040    146.56     4.140      4.365      5.215      6.004      45.04    2.95

     LATVIA      3.724      4.733      1.003      1.720     71.36     3.642      5.114      5.497      5.449      49.62    2.68

     ITALY       4.897      1.962      0.615      1.743    183.35     3.329      2.240      2.600      3.090      -7.17    1.52

     ISRAEL      2.272      2.724      1.179      0.491    -58.31     2.405      2.481      2.233      2.037     -15.33    1.00

     CHINA T     2.156      3.011      1.490      0.500    -66.43     3.077      2.406      2.280      2.021     -34.31    0.99

     AUSTRAL     0.003      1.583      0.000      0.000       *       0.003      1.583      1.583      1.583   53377.61    0.78

     NETHLDS     2.065      1.589      0.477      0.426    -10.77     1.535      1.558      1.646      1.537       0.16    0.76

     THAILND     1.412      1.442      0.443      0.405     -8.64     1.486      1.427      1.327      1.403      -5.57    0.69

     SLOVAK      1.241      0.835      0.222      0.526    136.86     0.681      0.939      1.016      1.139      67.28    0.56

     FRANCE      0.154      0.300      0.024      0.403   1551.55     0.131      0.586      0.676      0.679     419.26    0.33

     VIETNAM     0.542      0.697      0.221      0.174    -20.98     0.579      0.679      0.654      0.650      12.37    0.32

     INDNSIA     0.312      0.475      0.078      0.233    197.68     0.314      0.465      0.465      0.629     100.40    0.31

     RUSSIA      0.576      0.479      0.212      0.257     21.41     0.525      0.409      0.409      0.524      -0.29    0.26

     CZECH       0.141      0.401      0.072      0.103     42.09     0.181      0.469      0.469      0.432     138.69    0.21

     BELARUS     0.086      0.139      0.039      0.265    584.88     0.124      0.254      0.317      0.366     194.34    0.18

     COLOMB      0.548      0.323      0.162      0.115    -29.09     0.501      0.331      0.331      0.276     -44.99    0.14

     GREECE      0.248      0.081      0.000      0.125       *       0.060      0.145      0.206      0.206     244.23    0.10

     POLAND      0.197      0.196      0.070      0.000   -100.00     0.187      0.160      0.126      0.126     -32.66    0.06

     BELGIUM     0.264      0.265      0.244      0.000   -100.00     0.508      0.077      0.021      0.021     -95.89    0.01


     _WTO      171.815    194.916     61.717     69.739     13.00   175.178    197.506    196.872    202.939      15.85   99.82

     _OECD     100.391    109.692     36.006     36.310      0.85   101.599    109.443    108.290    109.997       8.27   54.10

     _EU27      38.585     36.796     11.063     13.498     22.01    36.671     37.750     38.636     39.231       6.98   19.30

     _EU28      38.585     36.796     11.063     13.498     22.01    36.671     37.750     38.636     39.231       6.98   19.30

     _W HEMI    19.552     18.705      6.059      5.681     -6.24    19.774     18.664     18.254     18.327      -7.32    9.01

     _NAFTA     18.960     18.345      5.887      5.547     -5.78    19.232     18.289     17.882     18.005      -6.38    8.86

     _ASEAN      2.334      2.630      0.759      0.831      9.44     2.422      2.589      2.482      2.702      11.55    1.33