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                                          |                                     |                              February 2, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 12/2016 Data     |
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                                           Category 606:  NON-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     186.421    183.730    183.730    171.800     -6.49   183.730    174.535    174.562    171.800      -6.49  100.00

     KOR REP    39.766     50.559     50.559     48.069     -4.92    50.559     49.667     48.890     48.069      -4.92   27.98

     CHINA P    41.847     38.236     38.236     35.467     -7.24    38.236     37.461     36.678     35.467      -7.24   20.64

     GERMANY    18.621     17.678     17.678     17.442     -1.33    17.678     17.320     17.566     17.442      -1.33   10.15

     MEXICO     12.668     11.669     11.669     10.589     -9.26    11.669     10.001     10.446     10.589      -9.26    6.16

     TURKEY     11.217      7.936      7.936     10.167     28.12     7.936      8.752      9.729     10.167      28.12    5.92

     CANADA      8.990      7.803      7.803      8.221      5.36     7.803      8.341      8.322      8.221       5.36    4.79

     U KING      5.359      6.783      6.783      7.679     13.21     6.783      7.315      7.925      7.679      13.21    4.47

     JAPAN      12.473     10.406     10.406      7.647    -26.51    10.406      7.887      7.761      7.647     -26.51    4.45

     ITALY       4.554      6.118      6.118      4.897    -19.95     6.118      5.252      5.123      4.897     -19.95    2.85

     INDIA       2.201      2.763      2.763      4.689     69.74     2.763      5.047      4.924      4.689      69.74    2.73

     LATVIA      6.276      5.629      5.629      3.724    -33.84     5.629      3.238      3.440      3.724     -33.84    2.17

     ISRAEL      3.561      4.132      4.132      2.250    -45.55     4.132      2.337      2.233      2.250     -45.55    1.31

     CHINA T     3.123      2.519      2.519      2.211    -12.23     2.519      2.399      2.431      2.211     -12.23    1.29

     NETHLDS     8.357      3.053      3.053      2.065    -32.35     3.053      2.281      2.133      2.065     -32.35    1.20

     THAILND     0.015      0.266      0.266      1.412    429.90     0.266      1.450      1.466      1.412     429.90    0.82

     SLOVAK      1.300      1.813      1.813      1.256    -30.73     1.813      1.717      1.477      1.256     -30.73    0.73

     RUSSIA      1.026      1.407      1.407      0.576    -59.03     1.407      0.650      0.587      0.576     -59.03    0.34

     COLOMB      1.706      1.650      1.650      0.548    -66.80     1.650      0.685      0.611      0.548     -66.80    0.32

     VIETNAM     0.247      0.611      0.611      0.538    -11.97     0.611      0.540      0.533      0.538     -11.97    0.31

     INDNSIA     0.233      0.299      0.299      0.312      4.66     0.299      0.312      0.323      0.312       4.66    0.18

     BELGIUM     0.065      0.256      0.256      0.264      2.97     0.256      0.000      0.067      0.264       2.97    0.15

     GREECE      0.325      0.309      0.309      0.248    -19.68     0.309      0.248      0.248      0.248     -19.68    0.14

     SPAIN       0.125      0.094      0.094      0.207    121.10     0.094      0.196      0.207      0.207     121.10    0.12

     POLAND      0.086      0.186      0.186      0.197      5.92     0.186      0.231      0.263      0.197       5.92    0.11

     FRANCE      0.172      0.299      0.299      0.179    -40.25     0.299      0.164      0.198      0.179     -40.25    0.10

     CZECH       0.229      0.176      0.176      0.141    -19.97     0.176      0.187      0.161      0.141     -19.97    0.08

     MALAYSA     0.001      0.130      0.130      0.068    -47.71     0.130      0.068      0.068      0.068     -47.71    0.04


     _WTO      186.401    183.730    183.730    171.715     -6.54   183.730    174.450    174.476    171.715      -6.54   99.95

     _OECD      98.512    101.763    101.763    100.275     -1.46   101.763    100.479    101.320    100.275      -1.46   58.37

     _EU27      45.986     42.790     42.790     38.627     -9.73    42.790     38.552     39.152     38.627      -9.73   22.48

     _EU28      45.986     42.790     42.790     38.627     -9.73    42.790     38.552     39.152     38.627      -9.73   22.48

     _W HEMI    23.598     21.187     21.187     19.402     -8.43    21.187     19.070     19.422     19.402      -8.43   11.29

     _NAFTA     21.657     19.472     19.472     18.810     -3.40    19.472     18.342     18.769     18.810      -3.40   10.95

     _ASEAN      0.496      1.338      1.338      2.330     74.12     1.338      2.370      2.390      2.330      74.12    1.36