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                                          |                                     |                              February 3, 2014
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 12/2013 Data     |
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                                           Category 606:  NON-TEXTURED FILAMENT YARN
                                             Data in Kg., 20.10 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     40974233  42690682   42690682   44849017      5.06  42690682   44834908   44685067   44849017       5.06  100.00

     KOR REP    8315485  10801016   10801016   16293699     50.85  10801016   15599103   16017113   16293699      50.85   36.33

     CHINA P   19733577  16486528   16486528   13358551    -18.97  16486528   14119686   13495698   13358551     -18.97   29.79

     TURKEY     2057515   2485297    2485297    3308149     33.11   2485297    3058681    3106932    3308149      33.11    7.38

     LATVIA     1713293   2157052    2157052    1825034    -15.39   2157052    1958415    1927598    1825034     -15.39    4.07

     GERMANY    2022755   2062581    2062581    1721566    -16.53   2062581    1717442    1736456    1721566     -16.53    3.84

     MEXICO      718548   1490440    1490440    1379512     -7.44   1490440    1399025    1374662    1379512      -7.44    3.08

     CANADA     1524446   1980644    1980644    1352698    -31.70   1980644    1369851    1368459    1352698     -31.70    3.02

     JAPAN       542975    483462     483462    1315617    172.12    483462    1095029    1195813    1315617     172.12    2.93

     INDIA       775346    952306     952306     975428      2.43    952306    1061627    1003997     975428       2.43    2.17

     CHINA T     461115   1106937    1106937     758587    -31.47   1106937     719259     753277     758587     -31.47    1.69

     COLOMB           3    237457     237457     539534    127.21    237457     658151     596794     539534     127.21    1.20

     RUSSIA      145841    204791     204791     412113    101.24    204791     347542     379568     412113     101.24    0.92

     SLOVAK      647254    472150     472150     397560    -15.80    472150     451669     431730     397560     -15.80    0.89

     ISRAEL      422417    351145     351145     337435     -3.90    351145     342972     331761     337435      -3.90    0.75

     ITALY       114137    199253     199253     169742    -14.81    199253     176714     171286     169742     -14.81    0.38

     NETHLDS      88072     42891      42891     151487    253.19     42891     138419     148648     151487     253.19    0.34

     THAILND      63827     69266      69266      96464     39.27     69266     102774     107946      96464      39.27    0.22

     INDNSIA      46059    136403     136403      89291    -34.54    136403     106108     110356      89291     -34.54    0.20

     POLAND       67392     72046      72046      64795    -10.06     72046      70782      70782      64795     -10.06    0.14

     ARAB EM          0         0          0      54298       *           0      54298      54298      54298        *      0.12

     GREECE           0         0          0      51807       *           0      34482      51807      51807        *      0.12

     CZECH        42015    149091     149091      50852    -65.89    149091      77847      79520      50852     -65.89    0.11

     SWEDEN      147307     67824      67824      29817    -56.04     67824      44121      44121      29817     -56.04    0.07

     SWITZLD      39080     47850      47850      25596    -46.51     47850      36351      33603      25596     -46.51    0.06

     MALAYSA      35607     69365      69365       1668    -97.60     69365       1668       1668       1668     -97.60    0.00

     S ARAB       12969    452343     452343          0   -100.00    452343          0          0          0    -100.00    0.00


     _WTO      40061251  42690682   42690682   44849017      5.06  42690682   44834908   44685067   44849017       5.06  100.00

     _OECD     14649139  17965999   17965999   23258813     29.46  17965999   22361333   22864999   23258813      29.46   51.86

     _EU27      5079618   5303266    5303266    4518446    -14.80   5303266    4728422    4719211    4518446     -14.80   10.07

     _EU28      5079618   5303266    5303266    4518446    -14.80   5303266    4728422    4719211    4518446     -14.80   10.07

     _W HEMI    2252840   3714176    3714176    3275777    -11.80   3714176    3431490    3343928    3275777     -11.80    7.30

     _NAFTA     2242994   3471084    3471084    2732210    -21.29   3471084    2768876    2743121    2732210     -21.29    6.09

     _ASEAN      151860    275034     275034     188846    -31.34    275034     211973     221393     188846     -31.34    0.42