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                                          |                                     |                              February 3, 2014
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 12/2013 Data     |
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                                           Category  60:  MAN-MADE FIBER PRODUCTS
                                                    Data in Million SME

                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   33474.055  34474.636  34474.636  36482.701      5.82 34474.636  36045.591  36289.237  36482.701       5.82  100.00

     CHINA P 17898.315  18628.031  18628.031  19970.391      7.21 18628.031  19557.649  19799.186  19970.391       7.21   54.74

     VIETNAM  1973.108   1981.895   1981.895   2259.919     14.03  1981.895   2226.489   2246.817   2259.919      14.03    6.19

     MEXICO   1801.357   1749.053   1749.053   1758.300      0.53  1749.053   1752.996   1748.441   1758.300       0.53    4.82

     INDIA    1355.362   1456.493   1456.493   1632.363     12.07  1456.493   1602.664   1604.361   1632.363      12.07    4.47

     KOR REP  1126.284   1183.816   1183.816   1164.612     -1.62  1183.816   1159.769   1157.334   1164.612      -1.62    3.19

     CANADA   1199.779   1110.172   1110.172   1016.254     -8.46  1110.172   1012.539   1013.590   1016.254      -8.46    2.79

     INDNSIA   990.678    999.846    999.846   1000.574      0.07   999.846   1022.201   1014.204   1000.574       0.07    2.74

     CHINA T   721.061    765.458    765.458    767.540      0.27   765.458    758.991    770.361    767.540       0.27    2.10

     CAMBOD    520.556    554.234    554.234    605.642      9.28   554.234    600.772    604.815    605.642       9.28    1.66

     BNGLDSH   541.180    502.890    502.890    526.990      4.79   502.890    521.121    528.218    526.990       4.79    1.44

     TURKEY    461.156    489.276    489.276    489.203     -0.01   489.276    488.816    482.833    489.203      -0.01    1.34

     HONDURA   395.085    459.683    459.683    456.543     -0.68   459.683    456.271    454.691    456.543      -0.68    1.25

     ISRAEL    348.443    320.050    320.050    364.136     13.77   320.050    365.651    365.900    364.136      13.77    1.00

     GERMANY   301.635    293.813    293.813    363.751     23.80   293.813    357.892    363.933    363.751      23.80    1.00

     SALVADR   268.669    277.006    277.006    313.828     13.29   277.006    313.006    314.221    313.828      13.29    0.86

     PAKISTN   261.910    301.736    301.736    293.613     -2.69   301.736    308.804    298.987    293.613      -2.69    0.80

     THAILND   282.836    249.470    249.470    287.118     15.09   249.470    286.603    289.491    287.118      15.09    0.79

     JAPAN     214.596    247.880    247.880    241.123     -2.73   247.880    237.969    238.983    241.123      -2.73    0.66

     PHIL R    255.284    226.534    226.534    212.458     -6.21   226.534    212.508    212.080    212.458      -6.21    0.58

     ITALY     167.476    168.173    168.173    196.374     16.77   168.173    195.027    194.314    196.374      16.77    0.54

     NICARAG   149.238    176.772    176.772    191.491      8.33   176.772    189.829    191.074    191.491       8.33    0.52

     FRANCE    144.628    178.770    178.770    171.342     -4.16   178.770    185.175    179.781    171.342      -4.16    0.47

     SRI LKA   136.844    153.024    153.024    166.299      8.68   153.024    171.289    169.517    166.299       8.68    0.46

     GUATMAL   143.931    140.892    140.892    152.249      8.06   140.892    149.307    149.150    152.249       8.06    0.42

     EGYPT     136.299    138.665    138.665    149.646      7.92   138.665    149.067    149.399    149.646       7.92    0.41

     S ARAB    121.605    140.718    140.718    139.387     -0.95   140.718    140.838    134.175    139.387      -0.95    0.38

     JORDAN    127.271    132.579    132.579    138.245      4.27   132.579    138.229    136.922    138.245       4.27    0.38

     DOM REP   120.472    119.431    119.431    111.222     -6.87   119.431    114.318    112.476    111.222      -6.87    0.30

     ARAB EM    48.907     87.873     87.873    101.352     15.34    87.873    103.722    101.643    101.352      15.34    0.28

     MALAYSA   116.482    117.800    117.800    100.948    -14.31   117.800    102.139     99.876    100.948     -14.31    0.28

     HAITI      65.101     68.876     68.876     79.489     15.41    68.876     79.519     77.978     79.489      15.41    0.22

     PORTUGL    63.450     73.898     73.898     78.926      6.80    73.898     80.734     79.959     78.926       6.80    0.22

     POLAND     63.839     52.494     52.494     72.285     37.70    52.494     68.086     71.486     72.285      37.70    0.20

     LUXMBRG    70.472     75.102     75.102     70.472     -6.17    75.102     76.309     72.380     70.472      -6.17    0.19

     U KING     70.517     77.519     77.519     55.219    -28.77    77.519     57.320     56.653     55.219     -28.77    0.15

     SPAIN      32.945     50.247     50.247     53.295      6.07    50.247     51.748     53.374     53.295       6.07    0.15

     BRAZIL     47.150     25.795     25.795     51.517     99.71    25.795     46.802     51.486     51.517      99.71    0.14

     NETHLDS    40.670     42.751     42.751     50.860     18.97    42.751     50.249     50.410     50.860      18.97    0.14

     KENYA      23.949     25.579     25.579     50.550     97.62    25.579     45.889     46.847     50.550      97.62    0.14

     BELGIUM    41.360     46.095     46.095     46.851      1.64    46.095     50.387     48.170     46.851       1.64    0.13

     HG KONG    40.752     46.263     46.263     46.702      0.95    46.263     45.065     44.804     46.702       0.95    0.13

     LESOTHO    30.220     33.039     33.039     42.986     30.11    33.039     43.409     42.670     42.986      30.11    0.12

     COLOMB     26.315     35.639     35.639     42.361     18.86    35.639     45.390     42.944     42.361      18.86    0.12

     LATVIA     35.841     45.208     45.208     38.246    -15.40    45.208     40.998     40.319     38.246     -15.40    0.10

     GREECE     43.835     42.170     42.170     27.532    -34.71    42.170     27.370     27.253     27.532     -34.71    0.08

     CZECH      21.027     30.896     30.896     24.653    -20.21    30.896     26.299     25.488     24.653     -20.21    0.07

     PERU       16.717     17.816     17.816     20.540     15.29    17.816     21.134     20.811     20.540      15.29    0.06

     SWEDEN     11.682     12.902     12.902     18.660     44.62    12.902     16.488     17.126     18.660      44.62    0.05

     DENMARK    41.606     35.516     35.516     17.808    -49.86    35.516     20.605     19.234     17.808     -49.86    0.05

     NORWAY      1.429     27.197     27.197     17.448    -35.84    27.197     43.037     43.027     17.448     -35.84    0.05

     C RICA     26.566     20.488     20.488     14.678    -28.36    20.488     15.134     15.171     14.678     -28.36    0.04

     N ZEAL     12.213     11.744     11.744     14.246     21.30    11.744     14.257     13.796     14.246      21.30    0.04

     AUSTRAL    50.232     26.205     26.205     12.024    -54.11    26.205     11.822     11.533     12.024     -54.11    0.03

     REP SAF    11.963      9.690      9.690     11.620     19.91     9.690      7.480      9.650     11.620      19.91    0.03

     SLOVAK     15.230     12.396     12.396     11.405     -8.00    12.396     12.120     11.786     11.405      -8.00    0.03

     SWITZLD     9.817     10.160     10.160     11.294     11.16    10.160     11.648     11.680     11.294      11.16    0.03

     FINLAND    42.842     18.935     18.935     10.576    -44.15    18.935      9.673     10.330     10.576     -44.15    0.03

     TNZANIA     7.032      8.921      8.921     10.466     17.32     8.921     10.413     11.022     10.466      17.32    0.03

     MALTA      27.674     20.807     20.807      9.947    -52.19    20.807     13.260     11.690      9.947     -52.19    0.03

     SLOVENI     5.285      6.145      6.145      9.933     61.65     6.145      8.707      9.427      9.933      61.65    0.03

     SWAZLND    11.454      7.958      7.958      9.394     18.04     7.958      9.422      9.156      9.394      18.04    0.03

     BAHRAIN     6.341      7.353      7.353      8.919     21.30     7.353      8.560      8.841      8.919      21.30    0.02

     RUSSIA      5.807      4.186      4.186      8.416    101.06     4.186      7.096      7.766      8.416     101.06    0.02

     MADAGAS     4.516      6.353      6.353      8.388     32.04     6.353      7.942      8.037      8.388      32.04    0.02

     HUNGARY     8.033     11.319     11.319      7.720    -31.79    11.319      6.051      6.903      7.720     -31.79    0.02

     AUSTRIA     7.465      6.833      6.833      7.278      6.51     6.833      7.477      7.343      7.278       6.51    0.02

     ROMANIA     5.485      6.917      6.917      7.085      2.42     6.917      6.992      7.026      7.085       2.42    0.02

     MOROC       4.873      6.328      6.328      6.854      8.30     6.328      6.556      6.756      6.854       8.30    0.02

     ETHIOP      5.430      4.545      4.545      6.654     46.42     4.545      6.631      6.376      6.654      46.42    0.02

     IRELAND     7.510      3.331      3.331      5.361     60.93     3.331      4.916      5.158      5.361      60.93    0.01

     ECUADOR     4.833      4.921      4.921      4.417    -10.24     4.921      4.142      4.354      4.417     -10.24    0.01

     BULGAR      3.338      3.713      3.713      3.978      7.12     3.713      4.144      4.066      3.978       7.12    0.01

     SINGAPR     7.354      3.912      3.912      3.965      1.36     3.912      3.890      3.792      3.965       1.36    0.01

     MALAWI      4.427      2.033      2.033      2.956     45.38     2.033      2.834      2.873      2.956      45.38    0.01

     LITHUAN     1.465      1.360      1.360      2.035     49.56     1.360      2.041      2.074      2.035      49.56    0.01

     MACAU       3.343      2.802      2.802      2.026    -27.70     2.802      1.992      1.797      2.026     -27.70    0.01

     TUNISIA     1.257      1.800      1.800      1.679     -6.71     1.800      1.641      1.669      1.679      -6.71    0.00

     UKRAINE     0.339      2.365      2.365      1.584    -33.06     2.365      1.860      1.710      1.584     -33.06    0.00

     ARGENT      7.580      2.182      2.182      1.532    -29.80     2.182      1.627      1.595      1.532     -29.80    0.00

     BOTSWAN     1.939      2.513      2.513      1.501    -40.28     2.513      1.437      1.413      1.501     -40.28    0.00

     GUYANA      2.599      1.955      1.955      1.411    -27.82     1.955      1.405      1.430      1.411     -27.82    0.00

     CHILE       4.718      5.870      5.870      0.568    -90.33     5.870      0.559      0.562      0.568     -90.33    0.00


     _WTO    33444.473  34465.795  34465.795  36472.188      5.82 34465.795  36035.029  36279.015  36472.188       5.82   99.97

     _ASEAN   4149.445   4135.631   4135.631   4472.887      8.15  4135.631   4456.602   4473.170   4472.887       8.15   12.26

     _W HEMI  4281.458   4217.299   4217.299   4217.335      0.00  4217.299   4204.995   4200.994   4217.335       0.00   11.56

     _OECD    4042.485   4079.663   4079.663   4004.467     -1.84  4079.663   4034.100   4023.488   4004.467      -1.84   10.98

     _NAFTA   3001.135   2859.225   2859.225   2774.554     -2.96  2859.225   2765.535   2762.031   2774.554      -2.96    7.61

     _EU28    1275.972   1318.146   1318.146   1362.317      3.35  1318.146   1381.041   1376.621   1362.317       3.35    3.73

     _EU27    1275.660   1317.847   1317.847   1362.106      3.36  1317.847   1380.834   1376.417   1362.106       3.36    3.73

     _CAFTA   1103.962   1194.272   1194.272   1240.011      3.83  1194.272   1237.866   1236.781   1240.011       3.83    3.40

     _SUB-SAH  106.768    102.356    102.356    147.062     43.68   102.356    137.670    140.268    147.062      43.68    0.40

     _CBI       68.524     71.195     71.195     81.507     14.48    71.195     81.592     80.075     81.507      14.48    0.22

     _ANDEAN     4.833      4.921      4.921      4.417    -10.24     4.921      4.142      4.354      4.417     -10.24    0.01