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                                          |                                     |                              February 2, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 12/2016 Data     |
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                                           Category 600:  TEXTURED FILAMENT YARN
                                             Data in Kg.,  6.50 M2 per Kg.. 

                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     85438131  84331270   84331270   80320225     -4.76  84331270   80405647   81081238   80320225      -4.76  100.00

     CHINA P   13808651  17432803   17432803   18572379      6.54  17432803   17973713   18279420   18572379       6.54   23.12

     CANADA    15346727  11298605   11298605   12093994      7.04  11298605   13009740   13015954   12093994       7.04   15.06

     MEXICO    18974151  14224939   14224939   11826283    -16.86  14224939   11631317   12109870   11826283     -16.86   14.72

     INDIA      9036460  12443225   12443225   11357160     -8.73  12443225   11126017   10888742   11357160      -8.73   14.14

     INDNSIA    5217839   7548659    7548659    6559550    -13.10   7548659    6904547    6970636    6559550     -13.10    8.17

     MALAYSA    4790841   5811406    5811406    5244811     -9.75   5811406    5463815    5298895    5244811      -9.75    6.53

     CHINA T    4983436   4182952    4182952    3617346    -13.52   4182952    3486293    3455376    3617346     -13.52    4.50

     THAILND    2515940   2167333    2167333    2252781      3.94   2167333    2284742    2272180    2252781       3.94    2.80

     KOR REP    1905322   2067450    2067450    2064910     -0.12   2067450    2088574    2116356    2064910      -0.12    2.57

     FRANCE      719059   1311744    1311744    1464789     11.67   1311744    1429594    1456725    1464789      11.67    1.82

     TURKEY      893439      8672       8672    1036896  11856.83      8672     971558    1008797    1036896   11856.83    1.29

     SPAIN       266822    565040     565040     733651     29.84    565040     693135     710446     733651      29.84    0.91

     ITALY      3980757   2124052    2124052     677737    -68.09   2124052     623585     662693     677737     -68.09    0.84

     EGYPT       311430    200071     200071     616112    207.95    200071     685691     663178     616112     207.95    0.77

     UKRAINE          0      7976       7976     406442   4995.81      7976     229641     271020     406442    4995.81    0.51

     BELGIUM     129911    387627     387627     335306    -13.50    387627     311056     317150     335306     -13.50    0.42

     SLOVENI     351051    299718     299718     299863      0.05    299718     300084     293730     299863       0.05    0.37

     JAPAN       262103    163595     163595     277877     69.86    163595     398669     402534     277877      69.86    0.35

     GERMANY    1133003   1269314    1269314     233582    -81.60   1269314     231188     250238     233582     -81.60    0.29

     SALVADR     443151    465976     465976     225126    -51.69    465976     259330     234325     225126     -51.69    0.28


     _WTO      85438131  84330260   84330260   80309430     -4.77  84330260   80404637   81080228   80309430      -4.77   99.99

     _W HEMI   34830734  26048648   26048648   24201926     -7.09  26048648   24965988   25420602   24201926      -7.09   30.13

     _NAFTA    34320878  25523544   25523544   23920277     -6.28  25523544   24641057   25125824   23920277      -6.28   29.78

     _OECD     24480868  19076100   19076100   18775661     -1.57  19076100   19392848   19667085   18775661      -1.57   23.38

     _ASEAN    12546520  15550501   15550501   14106061     -9.29  15550501   14666620   14572240   14106061      -9.29   17.56

     _EU27      6722729   6081494    6081494    3819588    -37.19   6081494    3679081    3776281    3819588     -37.19    4.76

     _EU28      6722729   6081494    6081494    3819588    -37.19   6081494    3679081    3776281    3819588     -37.19    4.76

     _CAFTA      484269    506483     506483     253278    -49.99    506483     290909     266409     253278     -49.99    0.32