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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 Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                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     372.061    317.116    317.116    315.975     -0.36   317.116    320.892    317.754    315.975      -0.36  100.00

     CANADA    206.067    145.216    145.216    120.131    -17.27   145.216    129.961    124.159    120.131     -17.27   38.02

     MEXICO     46.363     56.774     56.774     53.940     -4.99    56.774     52.443     52.820     53.940      -4.99   17.07

     CHINA P    16.090     20.401     20.401     26.447     29.64    20.401     25.003     26.349     26.447      29.64    8.37

     ITALY      16.852      8.181      8.181     24.115    194.75     8.181     21.143     22.883     24.115     194.75    7.63

     INDIA      14.880     15.562     15.562     19.269     23.82    15.562     18.826     18.615     19.269      23.82    6.10

     CHINA T    13.757     16.212     16.212     16.012     -1.23    16.212     16.164     16.635     16.012      -1.23    5.07

     INDNSIA    13.169     11.514     11.514     12.529      8.81    11.514     13.041     12.756     12.529       8.81    3.97

     KOR REP     9.584     12.391     12.391     10.892    -12.10    12.391     12.409     11.669     10.892     -12.10    3.45

     MALAYSA     9.721      9.749      9.749      8.596    -11.83     9.749      8.712      8.389      8.596     -11.83    2.72

     THAILND     8.462      3.847      3.847      5.954     54.76     3.847      5.303      5.621      5.954      54.76    1.88

     TURKEY      0.652      2.029      2.029      3.500     72.45     2.029      3.165      3.080      3.500      72.45    1.11

     SLOVENI     2.694      3.051      3.051      3.201      4.91     3.051      3.580      3.579      3.201       4.91    1.01

     FRANCE      1.989      3.196      3.196      3.006     -5.95     3.196      3.208      3.097      3.006      -5.95    0.95

     GERMANY     3.192      2.066      2.066      2.051     -0.77     2.066      1.933      1.996      2.051      -0.77    0.65

     BELGIUM     1.493      0.589      0.589      0.968     64.44     0.589      0.941      0.942      0.968      64.44    0.31

     EGYPT       0.774      0.857      0.857      0.945     10.24     0.857      0.945      0.911      0.945      10.24    0.30

     SALVADR     0.283      0.638      0.638      0.856     34.08     0.638      0.541      0.679      0.856      34.08    0.27

     JAPAN       1.338      1.428      1.428      0.751    -47.41     1.428      0.765      0.767      0.751     -47.41    0.24


     _WTO      372.059    317.116    317.116    315.942     -0.37   317.116    320.859    317.721    315.942      -0.37   99.99

     _W HEMI   252.765    202.833    202.833    175.028    -13.71   202.833    183.032    177.760    175.028     -13.71   55.39

     _NAFTA    252.430    201.990    201.990    174.071    -13.82   201.990    182.404    176.979    174.071     -13.82   55.09

     _OECD     241.547    174.916    174.916    165.544     -5.36   174.916    173.640    168.692    165.544      -5.36   52.39

     _EU27      29.188     19.135     19.135     34.507     80.33    19.135     32.143     33.747     34.507      80.33   10.92

     _EU28      29.188     19.135     19.135     34.507     80.33    19.135     32.143     33.747     34.507      80.33   10.92

     _ASEAN     32.366     25.255     25.255     27.344      8.27    25.255     27.204     26.951     27.344       8.27    8.65

     _CAFTA      0.291      0.650      0.650      0.948     45.81     0.650      0.617      0.771      0.948      45.81    0.30