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                                          |                                     |                              February 2, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 12/2016 Data     |
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                                           Category 607:  OTHER STAPLE FIBER 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     17335431  19334506   19334506   19774442      2.28  19334506   18971302   19495421   19774442       2.28  100.00

     CHINA P    3829257   5157181    5157181    6788115     31.62   5157181    6341758    6622472    6788115      31.62   34.33

     INDNSIA    6223207   6210991    6210991    6067924     -2.30   6210991    5821283    6031413    6067924      -2.30   30.69

     CANADA     1167357   1646590    1646590    1725905      4.82   1646590    1668935    1646716    1725905       4.82    8.73

     INDIA      1936073   2519117    2519117    1724777    -31.53   2519117    1636134    1732805    1724777     -31.53    8.72

     KOR REP    1132199   1115800    1115800    1475632     32.25   1115800    1481508    1440487    1475632      32.25    7.46

     MEXICO     1926224   1950171    1950171    1059945    -45.65   1950171    1073206    1070519    1059945     -45.65    5.36

     THAILND     534232    306234     306234     335077      9.42    306234     359772     345407     335077       9.42    1.69

     CHINA T      91088     53150      53150     198842    274.11     53150     142795     180705     198842     274.11    1.01


     _WTO      17335431  19334506   19334506   19774442      2.28  19334506   18971302   19495421   19774442       2.28  100.00

     _ASEAN     6941469   6554155    6554155    6490092     -0.98   6554155    6268146    6463911    6490092      -0.98   32.82

     _OECD      2460401   2936709    2936709    3324388     13.20   2936709    3294903    3209544    3324388      13.20   16.81

     _W HEMI    3099444   3599323    3599323    2814315    -21.81   3599323    2771784    2745722    2814315     -21.81   14.23

     _NAFTA     3093581   3596761    3596761    2785850    -22.55   3596761    2742141    2717235    2785850     -22.55   14.09

     _EU27       101467    166688     166688     124344    -25.40    166688     123422     122355     124344     -25.40    0.63

     _EU28       101467    166688     166688     124344    -25.40    166688     123422     122355     124344     -25.40    0.63