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                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 12/2013 Data     |
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                                           Category 620:  OTHER SYNTHETIC FILAMENT FABRIC
                                             Data in M2.,  1.00 M2 per M2.. 

                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    1.01026E9 1.09261E9  1.09261E9  1.18534E9      8.49 1.09261E9  1.19151E9  1.17526E9  1.18534E9       8.49  100.00

     INDIA    365330034 386644350  386644350  408619488      5.68 386644350  412411712  408828144  408619488       5.68   34.47

     S ARAB   107652363 124595645  124595645  131625169      5.64 124595645  132459793  126541676  131625169       5.64   11.10

     CHINA P  152846621 127465060  127465060  128601788      0.89 127465060  124676703  123256715  128601788       0.89   10.85

     TURKEY    97130716  91921666   91921666   95106034      3.46  91921666   98121394   96951078   95106034       3.46    8.02

     ARAB EM   21713319  69066864   69066864   83965719     21.57  69066864   84368887   83479382   83965719      21.57    7.08

     VIETNAM   24496324  32363010   32363010   59703915     84.48  32363010   57458650   57702962   59703915      84.48    5.04

     KOR REP   32090657  39468603   39468603   52321836     32.57  39468603   56166997   54301605   52321836      32.57    4.41

     CHINA T   44820589  48790375   48790375   49885795      2.25  48790375   49865228   48531518   49885795       2.25    4.21

     CANADA    42250415  42771999   42771999   41292522     -3.46  42771999   38965106   39818777   41292522      -3.46    3.48

     MEXICO    20251991  24354633   24354633   23813921     -2.22  24354633   25670301   23988140   23813921      -2.22    2.01

     BELGIUM   15896412  17081173   17081173   19507187     14.20  17081173   20133262   19107288   19507187      14.20    1.65

     THAILND   13513692  12555260   12555260   19028339     51.56  12555260   19055196   18949451   19028339      51.56    1.61

     U KING    17339042  24426246   24426246   17754304    -27.31  24426246   19395586   19642870   17754304     -27.31    1.50

     GREECE    20725921  16058135   16058135   17748133     10.52  16058135   18386859   18199117   17748133      10.52    1.50

     GERMANY    2373204   3544196    3544196   10037723    183.22   3544196    8998411    9507313   10037723     183.22    0.85

     MALAYSA    6741681   5205663    5205663    4913620     -5.61   5205663    4866338    4816899    4913620      -5.61    0.41

     NETHLDS    4495106   3471724    3471724    4829779     39.12   3471724    3590905    4599429    4829779      39.12    0.41

     COLOMB      507582    381682     381682    3671677    861.97    381682    3721195    3692186    3671677     861.97    0.31

     JAPAN      3321581   2908849    2908849    3106383      6.79   2908849    3296425    3192939    3106383       6.79    0.26

     GUATMAL     922755   1003636    1003636    1403173     39.81   1003636    1235390    1344191    1403173      39.81    0.12

     ITALY      1440622   1865426    1865426    1316849    -29.41   1865426    1499485    1658322    1316849     -29.41    0.11

     INDNSIA    1537950   1211625    1211625    1247526      2.96   1211625    1401834    1259244    1247526       2.96    0.11

     SALVADR      95211    216752     216752    1030410    375.39    216752    1001864    1005273    1030410     375.39    0.09

     REP SAF     943664   1687632    1687632     917352    -45.64   1687632    1107271    1019549     917352     -45.64    0.08

     SRI LKA     167235    891697     891697     252457    -71.69    891697     252234     252286     252457     -71.69    0.02

     HUNGARY    6681211   9629649    9629649     168365    -98.25   9629649         22     168365     168365     -98.25    0.01


     _WTO     1.01013E9 1.09247E9  1.09247E9  1.18529E9      8.50 1.09247E9  1.19146E9  1.17521E9  1.18529E9       8.50  100.00

     _OECD    242281717 251424631  251424631  261335476      3.94 251424631  266508151  265192972  261335476       3.94   22.05

     _ASEAN    46332967  51350709   51350709   84896619     65.33  51350709   82785311   82731849   84896619      65.33    7.16

     _EU27     69949266  77063091   77063091   72956609     -5.33  77063091   73589489   74466040   72956609      -5.33    6.15

     _EU28     69949266  77063091   77063091   72956609     -5.33  77063091   73589489   74466040   72956609      -5.33    6.15

     _W HEMI   66564357  69531977   69531977   71967932      3.50  69531977   71370881   70634165   71967932       3.50    6.07

     _NAFTA    62502406  67126632   67126632   65106443     -3.01  67126632   64635407   63806917   65106443      -3.01    5.49

     _CAFTA     1054018   1223290    1223290    2447651    100.09   1223290    2251012    2363532    2447651     100.09    0.21

     _SUB-SAHA   944128   1688064    1688064     917562    -45.64   1688064    1107844    1019759     917562     -45.64    0.08