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                                          |                                     |                              February 3, 2014
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 12/2013 Data     |
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                                           Category 200:  YARN FOR RETAIL SALE,SEWING THREAD
                                             Data in Kg.,  6.60 M2 per Kg.. 

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE 12/2013
   Country      2011       2012      12/2012    12/2013  % Change   12/2012    10/2013    11/2013    12/2013   % Change % Share


     WORLD     19059605  19029287   19029287   21672425     13.89  19029287   21220268   21472971   21672425      13.89  100.00

     CHINA P    4344322   5424763    5424763    7639738     40.83   5424763    7300191    7472542    7639738      40.83   35.25

     TURKEY     5221186   5100404    5100404    5524352      8.31   5100404    5613063    5503232    5524352       8.31   25.49

     CANADA     3010563   3020583    3020583    3133345      3.73   3020583    2955347    3095640    3133345       3.73   14.46

     MEXICO     2525704   1679787    1679787    1690727      0.65   1679787    1681644    1700696    1690727       0.65    7.80

     THAILND    1034612    741305     741305     895805     20.84    741305     860304     877380     895805      20.84    4.13

     INDIA       594704    662095     662095     692768      4.63    662095     676180     683726     692768       4.63    3.20

     GERMANY     405796    411520     411520     370564     -9.95    411520     382567     371785     370564      -9.95    1.71

     ITALY       178313    194793     194793     198290      1.80    194793     209886     205692     198290       1.80    0.91

     CHINA T     120363    228605     228605     163894    -28.31    228605     161346     157917     163894     -28.31    0.76

     PERU         88972    122953     122953     127605      3.78    122953     134875     127294     127605       3.78    0.59

     HONDURA     165355    232787     232787     126460    -45.68    232787     147761     141239     126460     -45.68    0.58

     FRANCE      112415    139988     139988     113948    -18.60    139988     119778     113632     113948     -18.60    0.53

     EGYPT       408894    313157     313157      81696    -73.91    313157      94723     101994      81696     -73.91    0.38

     SPAIN       118014    150817     150817      48529    -67.82    150817      51748      49771      48529     -67.82    0.22


     _WTO      19053565  19028636   19028636   21664680     13.85  19028636   21212478   21465365   21664680      13.85   99.96

     _OECD      9364444   9252830    9252830    9707416      4.91   9252830    9658157    9678687    9707416       4.91   44.79

     _W HEMI    5839760   5102050    5102050    5112129      0.20   5102050    4967946    5098263    5112129       0.20   23.59

     _NAFTA     5536267   4700370    4700370    4824072      2.63   4700370    4636991    4796336    4824072       2.63   22.26

     _ASEAN     1166536    838617     838617    1083929     29.25    838617    1010454    1045325    1083929      29.25    5.00

     _EU28       996011   1111475    1111475     925691    -16.72   1111475     993502     956550     925691     -16.72    4.27

     _EU27       992144   1110260    1110260     925106    -16.68   1110260     992883     955965     925106     -16.68    4.27

     _CAFTA      170373    251950     251950     130800    -48.08    251950     164900     145579     130800     -48.08    0.60