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                                          |                                     |                                March 30, 2015
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  2/2015 Data     |
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                                           Category  60:  MAN-MADE FIBER PRODUCTS
                                                    Data in Million SME

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  2/2015
   Country      2013       2014       2/2014     2/2015  % Change    2/2014    12/2014     1/2015     2/2015   % Change % Share


     WORLD   36484.712  39399.150   6058.170   6037.814     -0.34 36764.722  39399.150  39298.611  39378.794       7.11  100.00

     CHINA P 19972.257  21673.505   3234.793   3191.660     -1.33 20103.475  21673.505  21537.878  21630.371       7.60   54.93

     VIETNAM  2259.919   2501.793    422.386    398.093     -5.75  2289.743   2501.793   2506.660   2477.500       8.20    6.29

     INDIA    1632.363   2039.709    337.616    358.071      6.06  1745.694   2039.709   2056.314   2060.164      18.01    5.23

     MEXICO   1758.317   1838.708    280.872    285.024      1.48  1771.598   1838.708   1838.066   1842.859       4.02    4.68

     KOR REP  1164.612   1194.169    180.944    181.380      0.24  1164.060   1194.169   1195.309   1194.605       2.62    3.03

     INDNSIA  1000.574   1022.063    179.539    166.128     -7.47   997.153   1022.063   1004.687   1008.652       1.15    2.56

     CANADA   1016.254    976.083    150.998    149.291     -1.13   990.255    976.083    974.603    974.377      -1.60    2.47

     CHINA T   767.591    835.373    129.474    117.577     -9.19   783.581    835.373    821.136    823.477       5.09    2.09

     TURKEY    489.203    573.717     89.828     85.316     -5.02   494.256    573.717    571.234    569.206      15.16    1.45

     CAMBOD    605.642    577.370     96.383     84.841    -11.97   596.685    577.370    576.550    565.828      -5.17    1.44

     BNGLDSH   526.990    549.553     95.251    100.235      5.23   521.254    549.553    549.012    554.537       6.39    1.41

     HONDURA   456.543    486.955     72.292     71.413     -1.22   470.667    486.955    490.484    486.075       3.27    1.23

     GERMANY   363.726    409.990     55.929     67.885     21.38   365.439    409.990    416.317    421.947      15.46    1.07

     ISRAEL    364.136    397.142     80.060     68.264    -14.73   382.349    397.142    396.888    385.346       0.78    0.98

     PAKISTN   293.584    307.818     46.883     52.379     11.72   294.525    307.818    308.636    313.314       6.38    0.80

     THAILND   287.118    306.122     44.684     43.753     -2.08   286.282    306.122    304.806    305.191       6.61    0.78

     SALVADR   313.828    290.076     40.523     44.168      8.99   311.345    290.076    292.693    293.721      -5.66    0.75

     JAPAN     241.123    244.288     34.416     32.915     -4.36   239.191    244.288    244.484    242.787       1.50    0.62

     NICARAG   191.491    225.351     36.182     27.423    -24.21   200.760    225.351    221.943    216.592       7.89    0.55

     PHIL R    212.458    213.916     34.600     33.118     -4.28   211.230    213.916    216.195    212.434       0.57    0.54

     ITALY     196.374    201.217     31.434     41.743     32.80   200.840    201.217    210.597    211.526       5.32    0.54

     SRI LKA   166.299    198.920     30.723     37.790     23.00   167.372    198.920    206.484    205.987      23.07    0.52

     GUATMAL   152.249    176.323     25.625     29.701     15.91   156.614    176.323    178.148    180.399      15.19    0.46

     EGYPT     149.641    169.640     28.200     34.506     22.36   153.758    169.640    172.480    175.946      14.43    0.45

     JORDAN    138.245    161.593     26.306     28.105      6.84   142.251    161.593    162.602    163.392      14.86    0.41

     S ARAB    139.387    145.952     14.508     22.486     55.00   131.821    145.952    148.787    153.930      16.77    0.39

     FRANCE    171.342    144.634     22.075     22.184      0.49   161.616    144.634    145.241    144.743     -10.44    0.37

     DOM REP   111.222    109.793     13.777     14.198      3.06   108.810    109.793    109.762    110.215       1.29    0.28

     HAITI      79.489     94.666     11.367     15.420     35.65    79.854     94.666     96.905     98.719      23.62    0.25

     MALAYSA   100.948    100.591     19.154     16.192    -15.46   103.289    100.591     99.057     97.629      -5.48    0.25

     PORTUGL    78.926     91.521     25.645     28.729     12.03    73.590     91.521     85.643     94.605      28.56    0.24

     ARAB EM   101.352     78.034     10.962     14.433     31.66    95.169     78.034     80.484     81.505     -14.36    0.21

     LUXMBRG    70.472     75.913     10.484     13.432     28.12    61.825     75.913     78.968     78.861      27.55    0.20

     POLAND     72.285     68.146      9.455      9.314     -1.49    72.471     68.146     67.046     68.005      -6.16    0.17

     BRAZIL     51.517     71.507     14.353      9.800    -31.72    59.833     71.507     68.887     66.955      11.90    0.17

     KENYA      50.550     63.571      8.144     10.385     27.51    49.304     63.571     64.866     65.812      33.48    0.17

     COLOMB     42.361     62.311      6.831      7.994     17.02    41.889     62.311     63.319     63.474      51.53    0.16

     NETHLDS    50.860     52.246      5.185     13.470    159.80    47.447     52.246     57.167     60.531      27.58    0.15

     U KING     55.219     55.355      7.350      9.701     31.99    52.845     55.355     55.851     57.706       9.20    0.15

     SPAIN      53.295     52.399      8.524      7.164    -15.96    50.108     52.399     52.159     51.038       1.86    0.13

     CZECH      24.653     43.876      5.385     10.630     97.40    26.073     43.876     47.239     49.121      88.40    0.12

     BELGIUM    46.851     48.711     10.076      8.903    -11.64    49.723     48.711     48.963     47.538      -4.39    0.12

     HG KONG    46.702     43.759      8.158      7.334    -10.10    46.340     43.759     43.477     42.936      -7.35    0.11

     LESOTHO    42.986     43.037      6.958      6.851     -1.53    41.853     43.037     43.382     42.931       2.58    0.11

     LATVIA     38.246     35.642      3.872      3.880      0.20    33.443     35.642     35.480     35.650       6.60    0.09

     AUSTRAL    12.024     24.600      3.238      6.533    101.76    13.503     24.600     27.777     27.895     106.58    0.07

     GREECE     27.532     25.549      3.053      4.397     44.01    28.689     25.549     27.590     26.892      -6.26    0.07

     PERU       20.676     21.655      3.071      3.174      3.34    20.547     21.655     21.698     21.757       5.89    0.06

     C RICA     14.678     20.770      3.595      3.946      9.76    14.712     20.770     21.607     21.121      43.57    0.05

     SWEDEN     18.660     18.089      2.260      1.808    -20.00    18.508     18.089     18.326     17.637      -4.71    0.04

     REP SAF    11.620     17.583      3.321      3.265     -1.66    12.559     17.583     17.575     17.527      39.56    0.04

     N ZEAL     14.246     15.292      2.789      1.743    -37.50    15.538     15.292     14.478     14.246      -8.31    0.04

     TNZANIA    10.466     15.163      2.944      1.803    -38.74    11.908     15.163     14.473     14.023      17.75    0.04

     BAHRAIN     8.919     13.125      1.635      1.625     -0.59     8.912     13.125     13.180     13.116      47.17    0.03

     AUSTRIA     7.278     12.830      2.057      1.226    -40.38     8.385     12.830     12.885     11.999      43.11    0.03

     MOROC       6.854     10.064      1.291      2.011     55.79     7.042     10.064     10.492     10.784      53.15    0.03

     SWITZLD    11.294     10.548      1.704      1.786      4.77    11.231     10.548     10.310     10.629      -5.36    0.03

     DENMARK    17.808      9.661      1.171      1.943     65.92    14.006      9.661      9.871     10.433     -25.52    0.03

     SLOVAK     11.405      9.241      1.155      1.376     19.13    10.484      9.241      9.354      9.462      -9.75    0.02

     SWAZLND     9.394     10.986      1.893      0.002    -99.91     9.812     10.986      9.715      9.095      -7.31    0.02

     SLOVENI     9.933      9.798      1.023      0.282    -72.48     9.754      9.798      9.532      9.056      -7.15    0.02

     MADAGAS     8.388      8.213      1.257      1.405     11.81     8.677      8.213      8.187      8.362      -3.63    0.02

     RUSSIA      8.416      6.317      0.332      1.842    455.10     7.992      6.317      7.055      7.827      -2.06    0.02

     ROMANIA     7.085      7.194      1.019      1.224     20.18     7.109      7.194      7.400      7.399       4.09    0.02

     FINLAND    10.576      6.770      1.210      1.260      4.18    10.905      6.770      6.672      6.821     -37.45    0.02

     HUNGARY     7.720      5.376      1.131      1.898     67.82     8.693      5.376      5.415      6.143     -29.33    0.02

     ETHIOP      6.654      6.130      1.303      1.139    -12.54     6.888      6.130      5.922      5.967     -13.37    0.02

     IRELAND     5.361      4.818      0.312      0.392     25.92     5.031      4.818      4.836      4.899      -2.63    0.01

     BURMA       0.428      4.130      0.198      0.518    162.36     0.625      4.130      4.384      4.451     611.92    0.01

     ECUADOR     4.417      4.121      0.351      0.284    -18.98     4.009      4.121      3.997      4.055       1.14    0.01

     BULGAR      3.978      3.396      0.621      0.877     41.17     4.167      3.396      3.341      3.652     -12.36    0.01

     ESTONIA     0.330      3.498      0.030      0.085    181.63     0.358      3.498      3.486      3.552     891.34    0.01

     SINGAPR     3.965      3.711      0.619      0.436    -29.51     4.052      3.711      3.576      3.529     -12.92    0.01

     MALTA       9.947      4.025      0.627      0.002    -99.65     7.016      4.025      3.774      3.400     -51.53    0.01

     MAURIT      1.348      3.502      0.532      0.406    -23.58     1.606      3.502      3.502      3.377     110.32    0.01

     MACAU       2.026      2.483      0.542      1.022     88.45     2.343      2.483      2.999      2.963      26.45    0.01

     LITHUAN     2.035      2.244      0.120      0.285    136.86     1.955      2.244      2.381      2.409      23.21    0.01

     OMAN        1.244      2.039      0.263      0.545    107.05     1.313      2.039      2.203      2.320      76.75    0.01

     BOTSWAN     1.501      2.325      0.428      0.291    -32.01     1.596      2.325      2.316      2.189      37.17    0.01

     NORWAY     17.448      1.195      0.012      0.619   4954.32    17.137      1.195      1.445      1.802     -89.49    0.00

     LAOS        1.274      1.816      0.321      0.281    -12.49     1.480      1.816      1.833      1.776      20.02    0.00

     TUNISIA     1.679      1.638      0.303      0.421     38.99     1.680      1.638      1.707      1.756       4.53    0.00

     MALAWI      2.956      1.347      0.520      0.223    -57.06     3.179      1.347      1.308      1.050     -66.95    0.00


     _WTO    36474.198  39388.181   6056.374   6036.285     -0.33 36753.981  39388.181  39287.898  39368.092       7.11   99.97

     _ASEAN   4472.887   4732.048    797.994    743.429     -6.84  4491.148   4732.048   4718.261   4677.483       4.15   11.88

     _W HEMI  4217.488   4381.545    660.513    662.250      0.26  4235.298   4381.545   4385.199   4383.282       3.49   11.13

     _OECD    4004.442   4122.952    632.248    672.754      6.41  3962.588   4122.952   4146.197   4163.458       5.07   10.57

     _NAFTA   2774.571   2814.791    431.870    434.315      0.57  2761.853   2814.791   2812.669   2817.236       2.01    7.15

     _EU28    1362.292   1402.393    211.269    254.157     20.30  1330.901   1402.393   1425.817   1445.281       8.59    3.67

     _EU27    1362.081   1402.161    211.204    254.092     20.31  1330.672   1402.161   1425.556   1445.049       8.60    3.67

     _CAFTA   1240.011   1309.267    191.994    190.849     -0.60  1262.908   1309.267   1314.637   1308.122       3.58    3.32

     _SUB-SAH  147.062    173.936     27.378     26.357     -3.73   148.548    173.936    173.682    172.916      16.40    0.44

     _CBI       81.507     96.263     11.705     15.590     33.19    81.929     96.263     98.360    100.147      22.24    0.25

     _ANDEAN     4.417      4.121      0.351      0.284    -18.98     4.009      4.121      3.997      4.055       1.14    0.01