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                                          |                                     |                              February 2, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 12/2016 Data     |
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                                           Category 619:
POLYESTER FILAMENT FABRIC, LIGHT-WEIGHT
                                             Data in M2.,  1.00 M2 per M2.. 

                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    292955481 287749180  287749180  261232706     -9.22 287749180  255318268  257563898  261232706      -9.22  100.00

     CHINA P  174389400 175917285  175917285  158024222    -10.17 175917285  155400945  156108240  158024222     -10.17   60.49

     KOR REP   54272303  36771809   36771809   34135577     -7.17  36771809   32011920   32972762   34135577      -7.17   13.07

     CHINA T   20588118  28369846   28369846   23291359    -17.90  28369846   22168138   22424474   23291359     -17.90    8.92

     CANADA    12338496  15161010   15161010   12250394    -19.20  15161010   12091803   12133456   12250394     -19.20    4.69

     TURKEY     6537190   8048809    8048809   10305413     28.04   8048809   10592819   10717518   10305413      28.04    3.94

     GERMANY    3569767   3615742    3615742    4017379     11.11   3615742    3477162    3859666    4017379      11.11    1.54

     INDIA      5940537   4377129    4377129    3867255    -11.65   4377129    3985899    3946000    3867255     -11.65    1.48

     MALAYSA    2901138   3942670    3942670    3859859     -2.10   3942670    3979611    4083834    3859859      -2.10    1.48

     VIETNAM    2896277   2304707    2304707    3333477     44.64   2304707    3343658    3312623    3333477      44.64    1.28

     JAPAN      3934218   2992547    2992547    2653261    -11.34   2992547    2616049    2486072    2653261     -11.34    1.02

     THAILND    1501292   1598757    1598757    1415319    -11.47   1598757    1503189    1367055    1415319     -11.47    0.54

     MEXICO      657710    596439     596439    1333201    123.53    596439    1259084    1280700    1333201     123.53    0.51


     _WTO     292954742 287739646  287739646  261229034     -9.21 287739646  255308043  257555173  261229034      -9.21  100.00

     _OECD     77742253  65038973   65038973   61657475     -5.20  65038973   59207949   60674425   61657475      -5.20   23.60

     _W HEMI   14125701  16424696   16424696   14219519    -13.43  16424696   14005863   14083027   14219519     -13.43    5.44

     _NAFTA    12996206  15757449   15757449   13583595    -13.80  15757449   13350887   13414156   13583595     -13.80    5.20

     _ASEAN     7983254   8695456    8695456    9339081      7.40   8695456    9495841    9472754    9339081       7.40    3.58

     _EU27      4557774   4967963    4967963    4805919     -3.26   4967963    4333534    4694189    4805919      -3.26    1.84

     _EU28      4557774   4967963    4967963    4805919     -3.26   4967963    4333534    4694189    4805919      -3.26    1.84