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                                          |                                     |                             September 5, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  7/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category  11:  TOTAL YARN IMPORTS
                                                    Data in Million SME

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  7/2017
   Country      2015       2016       7/2016     7/2017  % Change    7/2016     5/2017     6/2017     7/2017   % Change % Share


     WORLD    3151.787   2987.550   1804.121   1816.302      0.68  2986.775   3018.110   3009.648   2999.731       0.43  100.00

     CHINA P   634.930    637.716    385.676    412.410      6.93   632.254    663.120    658.295    664.450       5.09   22.15

     KOR REP   565.382    583.731    351.882    370.140      5.19   574.780    608.929    608.840    601.989       4.73   20.07

     MEXICO    321.729    288.100    176.187    160.182     -9.08   294.986    279.048    277.064    272.095      -7.76    9.07

     INDIA     255.761    246.925    147.464    147.976      0.35   244.504    251.482    250.953    247.437       1.20    8.25

     INDNSIA   310.723    261.435    165.012    128.560    -22.09   271.173    239.742    236.660    224.983     -17.03    7.50

     TURKEY    139.509    160.656     88.620    102.955     16.17   136.606    168.317    173.342    174.991      28.10    5.83

     CHINA T   160.526    150.779     83.223    100.887     21.23   143.045    162.341    162.418    168.443      17.76    5.62

     CANADA    149.584    156.676     92.623     86.189     -6.95   160.042    152.616    151.831    150.242      -6.12    5.01

     PORTUGL    76.729     58.199     50.099     44.578    -11.02    67.967     55.531     54.170     52.678     -22.50    1.76

     GERMANY    48.696     39.974     24.125     24.598      1.96    40.849     41.703     40.950     40.447      -0.99    1.35

     PAKISTN    52.833     48.455     29.635     20.638    -30.36    52.018     44.580     41.736     39.459     -24.14    1.32

     VIETNAM    51.072     34.555     19.522     23.706     21.43    37.697     34.972     36.139     38.739       2.76    1.29

     THAILND    38.939     38.601     25.987     23.729     -8.69    41.363     37.067     37.612     36.343     -12.14    1.21

     JAPAN      42.126     31.034     15.670     20.575     31.30    27.671     36.112     36.521     35.939      29.88    1.20

     LATVIA     36.013     27.706     13.075     16.707     27.77    28.307     27.999     29.204     31.337      10.71    1.04

     MALAYSA    39.026     35.274     22.422     16.517    -26.33    38.250     30.119     28.450     29.370     -23.22    0.98

     CZECH      20.522     11.143      5.215     17.262    231.01     9.906     20.141     21.295     23.190     134.10    0.77

     SPAIN      19.264     19.858     12.137     10.559    -13.00    20.221     18.076     17.743     18.280      -9.60    0.61

     ITALY      29.566     20.015     11.451      9.298    -18.80    20.615     18.389     18.205     17.862     -13.35    0.60

     FRANCE     15.088     14.053      6.281      6.423      2.26    13.394     14.914     14.347     14.195       5.98    0.47

     ISRAEL     13.790     10.672      7.928     10.588     33.56    11.120     11.630     12.699     13.333      19.90    0.44

     PHIL R     12.970      7.517      4.499      5.341     18.72     9.189      7.803      7.581      8.360      -9.03    0.28

     NETHLDS     9.270      9.274      5.154      4.145    -19.58     8.927      7.499      8.341      8.265      -7.42    0.28

     POLAND      5.737      8.930      4.053      3.357    -17.17     7.735      8.902      8.750      8.234       6.45    0.27

     U KING      8.431      8.128      5.109      4.424    -13.42     9.150      7.840      7.398      7.442     -18.66    0.25

     BELGIUM     7.113      4.787      1.673      4.313    157.84     3.672      6.857      7.425      7.427     102.28    0.25

     C RICA      5.320      5.823      4.612      5.891     27.74     5.870      7.595      7.330      7.102      20.98    0.24

     ROMANIA     6.992      6.799      4.329      3.485    -19.50     6.651      5.843      5.837      5.955     -10.47    0.20

     EGYPT       6.272      8.314      5.271      2.506    -52.45     7.883      5.775      5.479      5.549     -29.60    0.18

     SLOVAK     10.225      8.801      6.981      3.041    -56.43    11.944      4.881      5.290      4.861     -59.30    0.16

     UKRAINE     0.052      2.642      0.543      2.540    367.99     0.595      2.969      2.969      4.639     680.25    0.15

     AUSTRAL     0.388      1.064      0.284      3.703   1203.22     0.512      1.650      2.937      4.482     774.66    0.15

     PERU        3.382      3.599      2.131      2.080     -2.41     3.580      3.882      3.859      3.548      -0.90    0.12

     COLOMB     11.123      4.605      3.006      1.194    -60.27     8.729      3.297      2.851      2.794     -68.00    0.09

     RUSSIA      8.689      4.395      3.651      1.967    -46.12     6.197      3.502      2.711      2.711     -56.25    0.09

     GUATMAL     5.957      4.962      4.385      1.977    -54.90     6.321      3.379      2.646      2.555     -59.58    0.09

     SLOVENI     2.071      1.984      1.317      1.736     31.80     2.198      2.354      2.413      2.403       9.31    0.08

     HONDURA     5.497      3.206      2.143      1.278    -40.34     4.207      2.369      2.308      2.342     -44.33    0.08

     HUNGARY     3.787      4.670      3.417      1.043    -69.48     4.102      2.784      2.741      2.295     -44.05    0.08

     SALVADR     3.030      1.488      1.242      0.094    -92.43     2.379      0.380      0.282      0.340     -85.69    0.01


     _WTO     3151.382   2986.687   1804.089   1815.929      0.66  2986.529   3016.894   3008.445   2998.527       0.40   99.96

     _OECD    1104.857   1106.434    665.453    695.657      4.54  1083.767   1138.580   1142.600   1136.639       4.88   37.89

     _W HEMI   506.607    469.710    286.991    260.148     -9.35   487.221    454.139    449.794    442.867      -9.10   14.76

     _NAFTA    471.313    444.776    268.810    246.371     -8.35   455.028    431.664    428.894    422.337      -7.18   14.08

     _ASEAN    453.639    377.454    237.513    197.856    -16.70   397.869    349.703    346.444    337.797     -15.10   11.26

     _EU28     304.769    249.427    157.737    157.633     -0.07   260.630    248.060    248.444    249.323      -4.34    8.31

     _EU27     304.740    249.420    157.730    157.616     -0.07   260.618    248.044    248.428    249.307      -4.34    8.31

     _CAFTA     19.810     15.558     12.386      9.249    -25.33    18.784     13.797     12.644     12.420     -33.88    0.41