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                                          |                                     |                              February 3, 2014
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 12/2013 Data     |
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                                           Category 620:  OTHER SYNTHETIC FILAMENT FABRIC
                                         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     501.675    524.965    524.965    553.121      5.36   524.965    546.509    546.176    553.121       5.36  100.00

     CHINA P    99.692     98.227     98.227    106.213      8.13    98.227    102.617    102.416    106.213       8.13   19.20

     INDIA      93.350    103.560    103.560    104.345      0.76   103.560    105.982    105.097    104.345       0.76   18.86

     CANADA     65.261     59.718     59.718     51.275    -14.14    59.718     52.316     51.986     51.275     -14.14    9.27

     CHINA T    32.363     34.941     34.941     40.291     15.31    34.941     39.974     39.951     40.291      15.31    7.28

     ARAB EM    27.143     36.462     36.462     35.625     -2.30    36.462     35.484     34.831     35.625      -2.30    6.44

     S ARAB     27.124     31.328     31.328     35.326     12.76    31.328     33.737     33.068     35.326      12.76    6.39

     TURKEY     29.656     27.422     27.422     30.290     10.46    27.422     29.698     30.169     30.290      10.46    5.48

     KOR REP    18.951     20.453     20.453     21.227      3.79    20.453     22.171     21.839     21.227       3.79    3.84

     THAILND     7.028      6.783      6.783     16.598    144.69     6.783     13.607     15.622     16.598     144.69    3.00

     JAPAN      12.529     14.888     14.888     14.001     -5.96    14.888     14.513     14.269     14.001      -5.96    2.53

     VIETNAM     7.780      9.414      9.414     13.438     42.74     9.414     12.665     12.883     13.438      42.74    2.43

     MEXICO     10.369     10.510     10.510     12.576     19.66    10.510     13.056     12.421     12.576      19.66    2.27

     GERMANY     6.243      8.554      8.554     11.529     34.79     8.554     10.985     11.224     11.529      34.79    2.08

     U KING      9.984     12.688     12.688     10.075    -20.59    12.688     10.481     10.439     10.075     -20.59    1.82

     BELGIUM     7.167      8.139      8.139      8.941      9.85     8.139      9.226      8.791      8.941       9.85    1.62

     ITALY       8.556      7.898      7.898      7.935      0.47     7.898      8.051      8.078      7.935       0.47    1.43

     NETHLDS     6.099      4.834      4.834      7.273     50.44     4.834      5.220      6.753      7.273      50.44    1.31

     GREECE     10.768      7.369      7.369      7.054     -4.28     7.369      7.223      7.224      7.054      -4.28    1.28

     REP SAF     3.080      4.724      4.724      2.835    -39.99     4.724      3.386      3.129      2.835     -39.99    0.51

     MALAYSA     3.701      3.015      3.015      2.713    -10.00     3.015      2.771      2.716      2.713     -10.00    0.49

     COLOMB      0.645      0.801      0.801      1.326     65.45     0.801      1.318      1.329      1.326      65.45    0.24

     GUATMAL     0.591      0.695      0.695      0.854     22.86     0.695      0.741      0.803      0.854      22.86    0.15

     INDNSIA     1.059      0.665      0.665      0.691      4.06     0.665      0.687      0.667      0.691       4.06    0.13

     SRI LKA     0.036      0.611      0.611      0.557     -8.75     0.611      0.589      0.564      0.557      -8.75    0.10

     SALVADR     0.421      0.568      0.568      0.395    -30.49     0.568      0.375      0.382      0.395     -30.49    0.07

     HUNGARY     1.315      1.899      1.899      0.048    -97.50     1.899      0.016      0.048      0.048     -97.50    0.01


     _WTO      501.570    524.856    524.856    553.106      5.38   524.856    546.493    546.160    553.106       5.38  100.00

     _OECD     171.648    165.565    165.565    161.978     -2.17   165.565    161.965    162.816    161.978      -2.17   29.28

     _W HEMI    78.668     72.843     72.843     67.153     -7.81    72.843     68.541     67.682     67.153      -7.81   12.14

     _NAFTA     75.630     70.228     70.228     63.851     -9.08    70.228     65.372     64.407     63.851      -9.08   11.54

     _EU27      54.798     56.001     56.001     58.055      3.67    56.001     56.442     57.586     58.055       3.67   10.50

     _EU28      54.798     56.001     56.001     58.055      3.67    56.001     56.442     57.586     58.055       3.67   10.50

     _ASEAN     19.626     19.937     19.937     33.449     67.77    19.937     29.740     31.898     33.449      67.77    6.05

     _SUB-SAH    3.085      4.750      4.750      2.839    -40.23     4.750      3.414      3.133      2.839     -40.23    0.51

     _CAFTA      1.123      1.286      1.286      1.317      2.38     1.286      1.168      1.253      1.317       2.38    0.24