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                                          |                                     |                              February 2, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 12/2016 Data     |
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                                           Category  62:  MAN-MADE FIBER NON-APPAREL
                                                    Data in Million $$$

                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   15418.218  16318.410  16318.410  14162.740    -13.21 16318.410  14499.793  14340.289  14162.740     -13.21  100.00

     CHINA P  8425.694   9043.269   9043.269   7366.254    -18.54  9043.269   7626.407   7499.643   7366.254     -18.54   52.01

     MEXICO    884.877    910.239    910.239    903.861     -0.70   910.239    903.614    904.957    903.861      -0.70    6.38

     INDIA     611.751    685.413    685.413    674.229     -1.63   685.413    666.286    674.085    674.229      -1.63    4.76

     CANADA    721.709    663.497    663.497    652.164     -1.71   663.497    647.922    650.915    652.164      -1.71    4.60

     TURKEY    505.846    563.656    563.656    598.335      6.15   563.656    587.719    588.520    598.335       6.15    4.22

     KOR REP   526.270    521.037    521.037    517.508     -0.68   521.037    513.221    514.896    517.508      -0.68    3.65

     CHINA T   457.734    494.063    494.063    442.064    -10.52   494.063    446.280    447.407    442.064     -10.52    3.12

     VIETNAM   575.561    629.616    629.616    428.347    -31.97   629.616    481.157    454.313    428.347     -31.97    3.02

     JAPAN     295.346    296.666    296.666    312.823      5.45   296.666    310.077    311.205    312.823       5.45    2.21

     GERMANY   291.947    275.549    275.549    282.122      2.39   275.549    274.426    278.471    282.122       2.39    1.99

     ITALY     280.044    292.565    292.565    257.011    -12.15   292.565    272.525    265.790    257.011     -12.15    1.81

     INDNSIA   172.542    186.405    186.405    145.386    -22.01   186.405    146.248    146.474    145.386     -22.01    1.03

     EGYPT     140.434    137.072    137.072    137.246      0.13   137.072    129.647    133.815    137.246       0.13    0.97

     THAILND   145.134    141.732    141.732    112.401    -20.70   141.732    120.523    115.800    112.401     -20.70    0.79

     BELGIUM   105.458    103.211    103.211    111.734      8.26   103.211    110.747    108.768    111.734       8.26    0.79

     BNGLDSH    81.761     95.667     95.667     95.945      0.29    95.667     93.937     94.300     95.945       0.29    0.68

     U KING     86.959     97.595     97.595     93.881     -3.81    97.595     96.272     95.987     93.881      -3.81    0.66

     FRANCE    111.638    101.214    101.214     89.003    -12.06   101.214     91.970     90.307     89.003     -12.06    0.63

     NETHLDS    89.535     78.510     78.510     85.086      8.38    78.510     82.135     83.689     85.086       8.38    0.60

     PAKISTN   108.239     93.619     93.619     84.234    -10.02    93.619     83.606     83.721     84.234     -10.02    0.59

     ISRAEL    128.628    115.242    115.242     77.488    -32.76   115.242     81.930     80.509     77.488     -32.76    0.55

     LUXMBRG    33.291     82.291     82.291     54.449    -33.83    82.291     62.264     58.623     54.449     -33.83    0.38

     SPAIN      34.237     38.336     38.336     45.413     18.46    38.336     44.453     44.843     45.413      18.46    0.32

     SWITZLD    38.121     38.242     38.242     39.789      4.05    38.242     39.486     39.279     39.789       4.05    0.28

     POLAND     34.692     32.950     32.950     35.103      6.53    32.950     35.789     36.719     35.103       6.53    0.25

     S ARAB     39.770     32.353     32.353     33.822      4.54    32.353     34.884     34.573     33.822       4.54    0.24

     HG KONG    30.059     39.739     39.739     32.743    -17.60    39.739     38.897     36.319     32.743     -17.60    0.23

     PHIL R     45.433     57.072     57.072     32.679    -42.74    57.072     41.365     38.230     32.679     -42.74    0.23

     CAMBOD     22.634     49.246     49.246     31.567    -35.90    49.246     36.803     33.898     31.567     -35.90    0.22

     PORTUGL    37.014     41.597     41.597     27.034    -35.01    41.597     30.053     29.483     27.034     -35.01    0.19

     ARAB EM    38.325     31.641     31.641     26.187    -17.24    31.641     28.271     27.124     26.187     -17.24    0.18

     CZECH      28.471     29.333     29.333     25.351    -13.58    29.333     25.084     25.153     25.351     -13.58    0.18

     BRAZIL     28.193     25.754     25.754     23.858     -7.36    25.754     24.769     23.527     23.858      -7.36    0.17

     SWEDEN     22.662     19.947     19.947     21.111      5.84    19.947     20.708     20.701     21.111       5.84    0.15

     MALAYSA    27.033     32.804     32.804     20.179    -38.49    32.804     22.060     20.702     20.179     -38.49    0.14

     HONDURA    13.458     12.020     12.020     16.531     37.52    12.020     14.614     16.530     16.531      37.52    0.12

     RUSSIA      1.632      6.605      6.605     16.272    146.36     6.605     17.755     16.966     16.272     146.36    0.11

     AUSTRAL    13.995     18.945     18.945     16.001    -15.54    18.945     17.318     16.732     16.001     -15.54    0.11

     DENMARK    13.490     15.256     15.256     13.867     -9.10    15.256     13.680     13.699     13.867      -9.10    0.10

     ROMANIA     5.835      9.219      9.219     12.518     35.78     9.219     11.880     11.934     12.518      35.78    0.09

     COLOMB     12.626     15.136     15.136     12.287    -18.82    15.136     12.922     12.476     12.287     -18.82    0.09

     SALVADR     8.968     11.881     11.881     11.815     -0.56    11.881     11.481     11.456     11.815      -0.56    0.08

     AUSTRIA    15.987     13.599     13.599     11.757    -13.54    13.599     11.005     11.330     11.757     -13.54    0.08

     N ZEAL     11.185     10.825     10.825     10.417     -3.77    10.825     10.298     10.410     10.417      -3.77    0.07

     SLOVENI     8.877      9.971      9.971     10.117      1.46     9.971     10.784     11.287     10.117       1.46    0.07

     DOM REP     8.562     10.777     10.777      9.028    -16.24    10.777     10.353      9.463      9.028     -16.24    0.06

     GREECE     10.112      9.757      9.757      8.974     -8.02     9.757      8.967      8.759      8.974      -8.02    0.06

     REP SAF     7.820      8.099      8.099      7.753     -4.27     8.099      7.550      7.504      7.753      -4.27    0.05

     LATVIA     12.398      8.854      8.854      7.555    -14.66     8.854      6.424      6.785      7.555     -14.66    0.05

     FINLAND     5.116      9.390      9.390      6.874    -26.79     9.390      6.704      6.481      6.874     -26.79    0.05

     SLOVAK      4.004      5.291      5.291      6.862     29.69     5.291      7.132      7.403      6.862      29.69    0.05

     GUATMAL     7.280      7.596      7.596      5.710    -24.84     7.596      6.261      5.878      5.710     -24.84    0.04

     PERU        4.817      5.558      5.558      5.646      1.58     5.558      5.907      5.810      5.646       1.58    0.04

     IRELAND     7.372      7.404      7.404      5.586    -24.55     7.404      5.112      5.508      5.586     -24.55    0.04

     HUNGARY     3.025      3.782      3.782      4.838     27.92     3.782      4.675      4.600      4.838      27.92    0.03

     SRI LKA     3.048      4.134      4.134      3.657    -11.54     4.134      3.845      3.768      3.657     -11.54    0.03

     BELARUS     0.055      1.294      1.294      3.448    166.48     1.294      4.291      3.874      3.448     166.48    0.02

     C RICA      3.860      2.915      2.915      2.856     -2.00     2.915      3.155      3.048      2.856      -2.00    0.02

     LITHUAN     2.098      2.033      2.033      2.856     40.48     2.033      2.811      2.827      2.856      40.48    0.02

     UKRAINE     0.460      1.019      1.019      2.089    104.91     1.019      0.876      1.341      2.089     104.91    0.01

     NORWAY      1.460      1.399      1.399      1.664     18.89     1.399      1.082      1.087      1.664      18.89    0.01

     BAHRAIN     1.178      1.158      1.158      1.344     16.06     1.158      1.294      1.354      1.344      16.06    0.01

     NICARAG     1.867      4.947      4.947      0.964    -80.51     4.947      1.431      1.195      0.964     -80.51    0.01

     MALTA       1.079      0.353      0.353      0.710    101.37     0.353      0.717      0.713      0.710     101.37    0.01

     JORDAN      1.188      0.568      0.568      0.350    -38.28     0.568      0.421      0.266      0.350     -38.28    0.00

     NIGERIA     0.383      0.500      0.500      0.049    -90.21     0.500      0.324      0.049      0.049     -90.21    0.00


     _WTO    15416.610  16316.316  16316.316  14157.631    -13.23 16316.316  14493.785  14334.665  14157.631     -13.23   99.96

     _OECD    3030.026   3070.020   3070.020   3015.438     -1.78  3070.020   3013.847   3011.118   3015.438      -1.78   21.29

     _W HEMI  1700.693   1674.331   1674.331   1649.142     -1.50  1674.331   1647.193   1649.977   1649.142      -1.50   11.64

     _NAFTA   1606.586   1573.736   1573.736   1556.025     -1.13  1573.736   1551.536   1555.872   1556.025      -1.13   10.99

     _EU28    1250.335   1292.629   1292.629   1230.200     -4.83  1292.629   1245.934   1240.163   1230.200      -4.83    8.69

     _EU27    1250.324   1292.029   1292.029   1229.687     -4.83  1292.029   1245.353   1239.525   1229.687      -4.83    8.68

     _ASEAN    989.835   1102.246   1102.246    776.550    -29.55  1102.246    855.648    816.031    776.550     -29.55    5.48

     _CAFTA     43.994     50.137     50.137     46.904     -6.45    50.137     47.295     47.571     46.904      -6.45    0.33

     _SUB-SAH    9.049      9.909      9.909      8.791    -11.28     9.909      9.095      8.732      8.791     -11.28    0.06