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                                          |                                     |                                March 30, 2015
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  2/2015 Data     |
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                                           Category 201:  SPECIALTY YARNS
                                         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     234.313    260.262     39.807     48.270     21.26   232.313    260.262    263.502    268.725      15.67  100.00

     MEXICO     53.842     57.239      8.885      8.645     -2.70    53.941     57.239     57.062     56.999       5.67   21.21

     CHINA P    32.722     39.122      5.983      7.422     24.06    33.899     39.122     39.855     40.562      19.65   15.09

     CHINA T    25.305     35.158      2.268      5.182    128.48    25.053     35.158     36.737     38.072      51.97   14.17

     PORTUGL    20.563     25.782      7.953      8.331      4.75    18.499     25.782     24.366     26.160      41.41    9.73

     FRANCE     11.896     11.858      1.540      2.280     48.01    11.258     11.858     12.699     12.598      11.90    4.69

     JAPAN      15.037     11.169      1.282      1.552     21.03    14.658     11.169     11.932     11.439     -21.96    4.26

     CANADA      9.304     10.276      1.345      1.207    -10.21     9.733     10.276     10.240     10.139       4.17    3.77

     ITALY       9.479      9.817      1.610      1.175    -27.02     9.615      9.817      9.650      9.382      -2.42    3.49

     VIETNAM     5.690      7.837      1.174      1.532     30.47     5.995      7.837      8.010      8.195      36.70    3.05

     INDIA       6.532      7.667      1.284      1.115    -13.17     6.828      7.667      7.500      7.498       9.81    2.79

     KOR REP     3.438      4.117      0.396      0.730     84.07     3.280      4.117      4.303      4.450      35.67    1.66

     TURKEY      7.959      4.012      0.584      0.978     67.36     7.423      4.012      4.345      4.405     -40.65    1.64

     PHIL R      3.516      4.095      0.548      0.512     -6.58     3.667      4.095      4.005      4.059      10.69    1.51

     CZECH       0.912      2.170      0.108      1.590   1373.03     0.861      2.170      2.975      3.652     324.35    1.36

     C RICA      1.107      3.040      0.577      0.968     67.91     1.052      3.040      3.413      3.431     226.12    1.28

     GERMANY     2.705      3.227      0.462      0.501      8.45     2.892      3.227      3.296      3.266      12.92    1.22

     INDNSIA     3.667      3.320      0.472      0.412    -12.85     3.494      3.320      3.229      3.259      -6.72    1.21

     GUATMAL     2.593      2.782      0.392      0.382     -2.61     2.523      2.782      2.541      2.772       9.85    1.03

     THAILND     2.480      1.717      0.155      0.281     81.70     2.329      1.717      1.757      1.843     -20.86    0.69

     ISRAEL      0.824      1.000      0.395      0.958    142.73     0.963      1.000      1.088      1.563      62.35    0.58

     N ZEAL      2.198      1.634      0.348      0.091    -73.82     2.117      1.634      1.428      1.377     -34.94    0.51

     HONDURA     0.239      1.325      0.195      0.207      5.99     0.364      1.325      1.270      1.337     267.05    0.50

     HUNGARY     0.545      0.672      0.080      0.547    580.16     0.573      0.672      0.731      1.139      98.80    0.42

     ROMANIA     1.144      1.067      0.129      0.147     13.99     1.160      1.067      1.087      1.086      -6.45    0.40

     LITHUAN     0.002      1.083      0.002      0.000   -100.00     0.004      1.083      1.080      1.080   27165.07    0.40

     BRAZIL      1.044      0.837      0.032      0.253    697.27     0.996      0.837      0.947      1.058       6.25    0.39

     POLAND      0.012      0.244      0.008      0.299   3555.85     0.020      0.244      0.364      0.534    2548.70    0.20

     COLOMB      4.560      0.442      0.214      0.108    -49.68     3.609      0.442      0.419      0.336     -90.69    0.13

     AUSTRAL     0.812      0.000      0.000      0.000       *       0.622      0.000      0.000      0.000    -100.00    0.00


     _WTO      234.298    260.114     39.807     48.270     21.26   232.298    260.114    263.354    268.577      15.62   99.94

     _OECD      72.724     79.826     15.685     18.427     17.48    70.567     79.826     80.055     82.568      17.01   30.73

     _W HEMI    73.207     76.459     11.706     11.838      1.13    72.755     76.459     76.397     76.590       5.27   28.50

     _NAFTA     63.145     67.515     10.230      9.853     -3.69    63.675     67.515     67.302     67.138       5.44   24.98

     _EU27      50.300     61.837     13.077     15.541     18.84    48.554     61.837     61.837     64.300      32.43   23.93

     _EU28      50.300     61.837     13.077     15.541     18.84    48.554     61.837     61.837     64.300      32.43   23.93

     _ASEAN     15.413     16.993      2.359      2.741     16.19    15.548     16.993     17.015     17.375      11.75    6.47

     _CAFTA      3.985      7.147      1.164      1.557     33.77     3.985      7.147      7.224      7.540      89.22    2.81