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                                          |                                     |                              February 2, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 12/2016 Data     |
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                                           Category  11:  TOTAL YARN IMPORTS
                                                    Data in Million SME

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE 12/2016
   Country      2014       2015      12/2015    12/2016  % Change   12/2015    10/2016    11/2016    12/2016   % Change % Share


     WORLD    2952.408   3151.787   3151.787   2987.550     -5.21  3151.787   2998.301   3007.812   2987.550      -5.21  100.00

     CHINA P   605.472    634.930    634.930    637.716      0.44   634.930    643.594    645.378    637.716       0.44   21.35

     KOR REP   413.561    565.382    565.382    583.731      3.25   565.382    595.371    590.589    583.731       3.25   19.54

     MEXICO    347.256    321.729    321.729    288.100    -10.45   321.729    290.240    291.090    288.100     -10.45    9.64

     INDNSIA   264.591    310.723    310.723    261.435    -15.86   310.723    256.371    261.366    261.435     -15.86    8.75

     INDIA     223.974    255.761    255.761    246.925     -3.45   255.761    247.245    246.044    246.925      -3.45    8.27

     TURKEY    156.093    139.509    139.509    160.656     15.16   139.509    144.614    155.526    160.656      15.16    5.38

     CANADA    180.534    149.584    149.584    156.676      4.74   149.584    162.151    161.230    156.676       4.74    5.24

     CHINA T   164.772    160.526    160.526    150.779     -6.07   160.526    149.869    149.288    150.779      -6.07    5.05

     PORTUGL    69.647     76.729     76.729     58.199    -24.15    76.729     64.740     64.544     58.199     -24.15    1.95

     PAKISTN    45.708     52.833     52.833     48.455     -8.29    52.833     48.106     48.525     48.455      -8.29    1.62

     GERMANY    48.906     48.696     48.696     39.974    -17.91    48.696     39.693     40.216     39.974     -17.91    1.34

     THAILND    46.301     38.939     38.939     38.601     -0.87    38.939     40.475     39.762     38.601      -0.87    1.29

     MALAYSA    31.387     39.026     39.026     35.274     -9.62    39.026     36.672     35.626     35.274      -9.62    1.18

     VIETNAM    61.904     51.072     51.072     34.555    -32.34    51.072     35.927     35.099     34.555     -32.34    1.16

     JAPAN      48.426     42.126     42.126     31.034    -26.33    42.126     32.720     32.407     31.034     -26.33    1.04

     LATVIA     34.515     36.013     36.013     27.706    -23.07    36.013     24.018     25.655     27.706     -23.07    0.93

     ITALY      44.139     29.566     29.566     20.015    -32.30    29.566     19.855     20.238     20.015     -32.30    0.67

     SPAIN      13.089     19.264     19.264     19.858      3.08    19.264     19.230     19.513     19.858       3.08    0.66

     FRANCE     12.752     15.088     15.088     14.053     -6.86    15.088     13.992     14.331     14.053      -6.86    0.47

     CZECH       7.320     20.522     20.522     11.143    -45.70    20.522      9.494      9.388     11.143     -45.70    0.37

     ISRAEL      9.386     13.790     13.790     10.672    -22.61    13.790      9.842      9.530     10.672     -22.61    0.36

     NETHLDS     5.577      9.270      9.270      9.274      0.04     9.270      9.790      9.036      9.274       0.04    0.31

     POLAND      1.687      5.737      5.737      8.930     55.65     5.737      7.999      9.751      8.930      55.65    0.30

     SLOVAK      6.847     10.225     10.225      8.801    -13.92    10.225     11.507     10.330      8.801     -13.92    0.29

     EGYPT      11.495      6.272      6.272      8.314     32.55     6.272      8.738      8.663      8.314      32.55    0.28

     U KING      6.773      8.431      8.431      8.128     -3.60     8.431      8.420      8.197      8.128      -3.60    0.27

     PHIL R     14.547     12.970     12.970      7.517    -42.04    12.970      7.940      7.557      7.517     -42.04    0.25

     ROMANIA     3.382      6.992      6.992      6.799     -2.76     6.992      6.424      6.526      6.799      -2.76    0.23

     C RICA      7.873      5.320      5.320      5.823      9.46     5.320      6.430      6.055      5.823       9.46    0.19

     GUATMAL     7.224      5.957      5.957      4.962    -16.70     5.957      4.914      4.801      4.962     -16.70    0.17

     BELGIUM     2.496      7.113      7.113      4.787    -32.70     7.113      3.170      3.612      4.787     -32.70    0.16

     HUNGARY     1.806      3.787      3.787      4.670     23.29     3.787      4.658      4.541      4.670      23.29    0.16

     COLOMB      9.599     11.123     11.123      4.605    -58.60    11.123      5.671      5.135      4.605     -58.60    0.15

     RUSSIA      6.090      8.689      8.689      4.395    -49.42     8.689      4.722      4.398      4.395     -49.42    0.15

     PERU        3.463      3.382      3.382      3.599      6.43     3.382      3.696      3.569      3.599       6.43    0.12

     HONDURA     6.363      5.497      5.497      3.206    -41.67     5.497      3.386      3.399      3.206     -41.67    0.11

     UKRAINE     0.000      0.052      0.052      2.642   4995.81     0.052      1.493      1.762      2.642    4995.81    0.09

     SLOVENI     2.282      2.071      2.071      1.984     -4.21     2.071      2.099      2.011      1.984      -4.21    0.07

     GREECE      1.929      1.950      1.950      1.547    -20.68     1.950      1.552      1.537      1.547     -20.68    0.05

     SALVADR     3.055      3.030      3.030      1.488    -50.87     3.030      1.711      1.548      1.488     -50.87    0.05


     _WTO     2952.292   3151.382   3151.382   2986.687     -5.23  3151.382   2997.328   3006.838   2986.687      -5.23   99.97

     _OECD     976.768   1104.857   1104.857   1106.434      0.14  1104.857   1109.124   1116.932   1106.434       0.14   37.03

     _W HEMI   566.747    506.607    506.607    469.710     -7.28   506.607    479.461    478.025    469.710      -7.28   15.72

     _NAFTA    527.790    471.313    471.313    444.776     -5.63   471.313    452.391    452.320    444.776      -5.63   14.89

     _ASEAN    419.144    453.639    453.639    377.454    -16.79   453.639    377.457    379.481    377.454     -16.79   12.63

     _EU28     268.528    304.769    304.769    249.427    -18.16   304.769    249.925    252.703    249.427     -18.16    8.35

     _EU27     268.516    304.740    304.740    249.420    -18.15   304.740    249.918    252.695    249.420     -18.15    8.35

     _CAFTA     24.533     19.810     19.810     15.558    -21.47    19.810     16.519     15.881     15.558     -21.47    0.52