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                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 12/2016 Data     |
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                                           Category 600:  TEXTURED FILAMENT YARN
                                         Data in Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                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     274.334    242.298    242.298    214.713    -11.38   242.298    218.253    219.594    214.713     -11.38  100.00

     CANADA     78.260     60.788     60.788     60.201     -0.97    60.788     64.781     64.855     60.201      -0.97   28.04

     CHINA P    32.826     36.367     36.367     33.695     -7.35    36.367     32.970     33.167     33.695      -7.35   15.69

     MEXICO     46.789     34.585     34.585     30.478    -11.88    34.585     29.613     30.930     30.478     -11.88   14.19

     INDIA      20.474     24.608     24.608     19.988    -18.78    24.608     19.843     19.421     19.988     -18.78    9.31

     INDNSIA    11.311     14.803     14.803     11.764    -20.53    14.803     12.580     12.575     11.764     -20.53    5.48

     CHINA T    14.658     10.431     10.431      9.119    -12.58    10.431      8.635      8.731      9.119     -12.58    4.25

     MALAYSA     9.620      9.370      9.370      7.217    -22.98     9.370      7.525      7.330      7.217     -22.98    3.36

     KOR REP     8.627      9.434      9.434      7.040    -25.38     9.434      7.702      7.444      7.040     -25.38    3.28

     FRANCE      3.041      4.751      4.751      6.001     26.32     4.751      5.691      5.870      6.001      26.32    2.80

     THAILND     6.557      6.302      6.302      5.737     -8.96     6.302      5.805      5.699      5.737      -8.96    2.67

     ITALY      21.966     12.514     12.514      4.106    -67.19    12.514      4.343      4.333      4.106     -67.19    1.91

     SPAIN       1.488      2.952      2.952      3.775     27.88     2.952      3.609      3.694      3.775      27.88    1.76

     SLOVENI     3.505      3.095      3.095      3.327      7.50     3.095      3.280      3.239      3.327       7.50    1.55

     TURKEY      2.978      0.107      0.107      2.479   2227.90     0.107      2.289      2.404      2.479    2227.90    1.15

     GERMANY     5.620      5.566      5.566      1.585    -71.53     5.566      1.519      1.646      1.585     -71.53    0.74

     EGYPT       0.774      0.462      0.462      1.564    238.24     0.462      1.725      1.678      1.564     238.24    0.73

     UKRAINE     0.000      0.026      0.026      1.375   5288.54     0.026      0.791      0.937      1.375    5288.54    0.64

     BELGIUM     0.441      1.167      1.167      1.209      3.55     1.167      1.015      1.099      1.209       3.55    0.56

     SALVADR     2.068      2.070      2.070      1.200    -42.01     2.070      1.357      1.283      1.200     -42.01    0.56

     JAPAN       1.191      0.661      0.661      0.909     37.55     0.661      1.213      1.239      0.909      37.55    0.42


     _WTO      274.334    242.235    242.235    214.689    -11.37   242.235    218.191    219.531    214.689     -11.37   99.99

     _W HEMI   127.415     97.708     97.708     92.174     -5.66    97.708     96.087     97.386     92.174      -5.66   42.93

     _NAFTA    125.049     95.373     95.373     90.679     -4.92    95.373     94.394     95.784     90.679      -4.92   42.23

     _OECD     122.979     97.448     97.448     86.645    -11.09    97.448     91.083     91.555     86.645     -11.09   40.35

     _ASEAN     27.533     30.536     30.536     24.818    -18.72    30.536     25.954     25.673     24.818     -18.72   11.56

     _EU27      36.991     30.853     30.853     20.528    -33.46    30.853     20.087     20.474     20.528     -33.46    9.56

     _EU28      36.991     30.853     30.853     20.528    -33.46    30.853     20.087     20.474     20.528     -33.46    9.56

     _CAFTA      2.243      2.254      2.254      1.362    -39.57     2.254      1.541      1.469      1.362     -39.57    0.63