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                                          |                                     |                              February 3, 2014
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 12/2013 Data     |
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                                           Category 604:  YARN > 85% SYNTHETIC STAPLE FIBER
                                         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     117.682    110.036    110.036    109.377     -0.60   110.036    109.101    107.786    109.377      -0.60  100.00

     INDNSIA    51.833     48.051     48.051     48.050     -0.00    48.051     49.604     48.218     48.050      -0.00   43.93

     CHINA P    10.432     10.968     10.968     15.857     44.58    10.968     14.928     15.322     15.857      44.58   14.50

     CANADA     18.413     16.205     16.205     13.497    -16.71    16.205     13.113     13.392     13.497     -16.71   12.34

     INDIA      13.304     13.462     13.462     11.620    -13.68    13.462     11.588     11.194     11.620     -13.68   10.62

     TURKEY      4.339      3.309      3.309      4.437     34.10     3.309      3.819      3.976      4.437      34.10    4.06

     VIETNAM     3.673      5.780      5.780      3.912    -32.31     5.780      4.352      4.060      3.912     -32.31    3.58

     PHIL R      2.716      2.423      2.423      2.547      5.12     2.423      2.256      2.478      2.547       5.12    2.33

     GERMANY     2.356      2.464      2.464      2.353     -4.54     2.464      2.526      2.446      2.353      -4.54    2.15

     ROMANIA     1.313      1.159      1.159      1.046     -9.73     1.159      0.981      1.043      1.046      -9.73    0.96

     SPAIN       0.089      0.330      0.330      0.877    165.73     0.330      0.473      0.502      0.877     165.73    0.80

     MEXICO      2.348      1.151      1.151      0.858    -25.47     1.151      0.767      0.806      0.858     -25.47    0.78

     KOR REP     0.189      0.747      0.747      0.679     -9.15     0.747      0.629      0.711      0.679      -9.15    0.62

     THAILND     1.353      0.762      0.762      0.633    -16.91     0.762      0.626      0.564      0.633     -16.91    0.58

     CHINA T     0.393      0.470      0.470      0.361    -23.30     0.470      0.361      0.361      0.361     -23.30    0.33


     _WTO      117.673    110.036    110.036    109.376     -0.60   110.036    109.100    107.785    109.376      -0.60  100.00

     _ASEAN     60.413     57.123     57.123     55.254     -3.27    57.123     56.950     55.431     55.254      -3.27   50.52

     _OECD      27.631     24.775     24.775     23.088     -6.81    24.775     22.207     22.306     23.088      -6.81   21.11

     _W HEMI    21.193     17.362     17.362     14.379    -17.19    17.362     13.904     14.220     14.379     -17.19   13.15

     _NAFTA     20.760     17.356     17.356     14.355    -17.29    17.356     13.880     14.198     14.355     -17.29   13.12

     _EU27       5.902      5.671      5.671      5.514     -2.76     5.671      5.619      5.263      5.514      -2.76    5.04

     _EU28       5.902      5.671      5.671      5.514     -2.76     5.671      5.619      5.263      5.514      -2.76    5.04