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                                          |                                     |                              February 3, 2014
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 12/2013 Data     |
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                                           Category 600:  TEXTURED FILAMENT YARN
                                             Data in Kg.,  6.50 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     96867582  89848940   89848940   91508962      1.85  89848940   91423668   91194788   91508962       1.85  100.00

     CANADA    46224685  30950326   30950326   24382526    -21.22  30950326   25919050   25013779   24382526     -21.22   26.64

     MEXICO    15711135  21330245   21330245   21234491     -0.45  21330245   20835439   20838892   21234491      -0.45   23.20

     CHINA P    5093806   7774191    7774191   10008727     28.74   7774191    9328939    9985857   10008727      28.74   10.94

     INDIA      5845261   6861962    6861962    8590238     25.19   6861962    8413971    8338473    8590238      25.19    9.39

     INDNSIA    5250788   4949273    4949273    5569744     12.54   4949273    5826888    5641446    5569744      12.54    6.09

     CHINA T    3914318   5504904    5504904    5170061     -6.08   5504904    5243640    5341217    5170061      -6.08    5.65

     ITALY      2927696   1221475    1221475    4574276    274.49   1221475    3900911    4280545    4574276     274.49    5.00

     MALAYSA    3862968   4327425    4327425    3920084     -9.41   4327425    3946627    3793783    3920084      -9.41    4.28

     KOR REP    2154947   2734175    2734175    2262152    -17.26   2734175    2615983    2437300    2262152     -17.26    2.47

     THAILND    2753195    714087     714087    1690772    136.77    714087    1441138    1586192    1690772     136.77    1.85

     TURKEY      166491    664713     664713    1094103     64.60    664713    1004721     973755    1094103      64.60    1.20

     FRANCE      343842    779278     779278     726734     -6.74    779278     808687     767389     726734      -6.74    0.79

     EGYPT       297060    350290     350290     380730      8.69    350290     381900     367230     380730       8.69    0.42

     BELGIUM     512359    207287     207287     367387     77.24    207287     347767     351644     367387      77.24    0.40

     GERMANY     452273    259814     259814     316586     21.85    259814     266081     279691     316586      21.85    0.35

     SLOVENI     295071    280405     280405     305947      9.11    280405     327553     327405     305947       9.11    0.33

     SALVADR      64760    156473     156473     197102     25.97    156473     130613     161971     197102      25.97    0.22

     JAPAN       143450    192003     192003      69017    -64.05    192003      73462      73988      69017     -64.05    0.08


     _WTO      96867054  89848940   89848940   91498471      1.84  89848940   91413177   91184297   91498471       1.84   99.99

     _W HEMI   62020717  52497194   52497194   45837482    -12.69  52497194   46904898   46038077   45837482     -12.69   50.09

     _NAFTA    61935820  52280571   52280571   45617017    -12.75  52280571   46754489   45852671   45617017     -12.75   49.85

     _OECD     52903290  36963294   36963294   33886657     -8.32  36963294   35020685   34264710   33886657      -8.32   37.03

     _ASEAN    12197055  10050337   10050337   11287829     12.31  10050337   11265798   11090279   11287829      12.31   12.34

     _EU27      4869206   3019286    3019286    6468850    114.25   3019286    5848839    6193704    6468850     114.25    7.07

     _EU28      4869206   3019286    3019286    6468850    114.25   3019286    5848839    6193704    6468850     114.25    7.07

     _CAFTA       67091    159161     159161     219267     37.76    159161     149139     184136     219267      37.76    0.24