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                                          |                                     |                                March 30, 2015
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  2/2015 Data     |
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                                           Category 200:  YARN FOR RETAIL SALE,SEWING THREAD
                                         Data in Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                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     231.409    222.260     33.197     35.563      7.13   231.550    222.260    222.104    224.627      -2.99  100.00

     TURKEY     60.240     69.382      9.065     11.713     29.21    60.756     69.382     71.384     72.030      18.56   32.07

     CANADA     43.490     45.455      7.227      7.203     -0.33    45.384     45.455     44.651     45.431       0.10   20.22

     CHINA P    53.307     37.087      6.323      5.355    -15.30    52.662     37.087     36.024     36.120     -31.41   16.08

     MEXICO     20.618     19.313      2.571      3.227     25.50    19.859     19.313     19.510     19.969       0.55    8.89

     GERMANY    11.042      9.484      1.268      1.601     26.23    10.409      9.484      9.603      9.816      -5.70    4.37

     INDIA       6.085      5.053      0.448      0.393    -12.28     5.638      5.053      5.038      4.998     -11.34    2.23

     ITALY       5.974      4.699      1.167      0.986    -15.50     6.073      4.699      4.600      4.518     -25.61    2.01

     JAPAN       3.283      4.310      0.762      0.713     -6.43     3.455      4.310      4.361      4.261      23.34    1.90

     THAILND     4.406      3.809      0.760      0.625    -17.67     4.423      3.809      3.704      3.675     -16.92    1.64

     CHINA T     2.503      2.296      0.493      0.104    -78.81     2.644      2.296      2.238      1.907     -27.86    0.85

     U KING      1.357      1.645      0.218      0.383     75.68     1.449      1.645      1.658      1.809      24.90    0.81

     KOR REP     0.563      0.983      0.162      0.078    -51.73     0.621      0.983      0.912      0.899      44.80    0.40

     HONDURA     0.486      0.536      0.072      0.032    -55.79     0.523      0.536      0.490      0.496      -5.20    0.22


     _WTO      231.336    222.246     33.195     35.559      7.12   231.483    222.246    222.086    224.610      -2.97   99.99

     _OECD     133.572    143.430     20.809     23.770     14.23   135.430    143.430    144.092    146.391       8.09   65.17

     _W HEMI    67.764     68.200     10.270     10.954      6.66    68.674     68.200     67.498     68.884       0.31   30.67

     _NAFTA     64.108     64.768      9.798     10.430      6.45    65.243     64.768     64.160     65.399       0.24   29.11

     _EU28      29.295     27.543      4.359      4.777      9.57    28.687     27.543     27.098     27.961      -2.53   12.45

     _EU27      29.283     27.516      4.334      4.776     10.20    28.660     27.516     27.071     27.958      -2.45   12.45

     _ASEAN      5.418      4.637      0.839      0.803     -4.37     5.333      4.637      4.551      4.600     -13.74    2.05

     _CAFTA      0.524      0.628      0.079      0.034    -57.49     0.568      0.628      0.582      0.582       2.61    0.26