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                                          |                                     |                             September 5, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  7/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category 600:  TEXTURED FILAMENT YARN
                                             Data in Kg.,  6.50 M2 per Kg.. 

                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     84331270  80320225   48665565   46763331     -3.91  80100320   79288651   78871251   78417991      -2.10  100.00

     CHINA P   17432803  18572379   11158104   11712494      4.97  17715333   19317567   19384717   19126769       7.97   24.39

     INDIA     12443225  11357160    6793145    7682655     13.09  11418250   12206750   12220043   12246670       7.26   15.62

     MEXICO    14224939  11826283    7228703    7496561      3.71  11394722   12081085   12085516   12094141       6.14   15.42

     CANADA    11298605  12093994    7517252    6356054    -15.45  12856553   11339641   11172220   10932796     -14.96   13.94

     INDNSIA    7548659   6559550    4499335    3111226    -30.85   7144702    5404702    5385590    5171441     -27.62    6.59

     MALAYSA    5811406   5244811    3307169    2494091    -24.59   5742339    4535141    4301737    4431733     -22.82    5.65

     CHINA T    4182952   3617346    1952277    1969739      0.89   3296239    3531308    3633147    3634808      10.27    4.64

     THAILND    2167333   2252781    1337483    1597130     19.41   2250291    2566967    2670035    2512428      11.65    3.20

     KOR REP    2067450   2064910    1127028     939549    -16.63   2185442    1990938    1927029    1877431     -14.09    2.39

     FRANCE     1311744   1464789     621575     601308     -3.26   1254568    1561034    1484044    1444522      15.14    1.84

     TURKEY        8672   1036896     765691     564193    -26.32    768393    1052740     873075     835398       8.72    1.07

     ITALY      2124052    677737     322340     400922     24.38    750370     731261     752255     756319       0.79    0.96

     UKRAINE       7976    406442      83493     390674    367.91     91469     456713     456780     713623     680.18    0.91

     SPAIN       565040    733651     340237     237054    -30.33    617431     648714     592940     630468       2.11    0.80

     BELGIUM     387627    335306     157969     243100     53.89    307080     360419     424286     420437      36.91    0.54

     SLOVENI     299718    299863     197242     232855     18.06    314232     328016     337113     335476       6.76    0.43

     VIETNAM       3692     48455       6531     266076   3974.05      8441     156506     240539     308000    3548.86    0.39

     GERMANY    1269314    233582     139139     130808     -5.99    330688     240715     220342     225251     -31.88    0.29

     EGYPT       200071    616112     496640      83177    -83.25    574988     262478     199322     202649     -64.76    0.26

     ISRAEL      108782    114311      79320      63261    -20.25    136112      97444     100796      98252     -27.82    0.13

     JAPAN       163595    277877     234041      46861    -79.98    387060      79083      82316      90697     -76.57    0.12

     SALVADR     465976    225126     187229      14228    -92.40    362184      58215      43090      52125     -85.61    0.07


     _WTO      84330260  80309430   48665565   46763331     -3.91  80099310   79277856   78860456   78407196      -2.11   99.99

     _W HEMI   26048648  24201926   14978244   13888328     -7.28  24676368   23514222   23330381   23112010      -6.34   29.47

     _NAFTA    25523544  23920277   14745955   13852615     -6.06  24251275   23420726   23257736   23026937      -5.05   29.36

     _OECD     19076100  18775661   11021295    9518246    -13.64  19103762   18070847   17596680   17272612      -9.59   22.03

     _ASEAN    15550501  14106061    9150826    7469564    -18.37  15165492   12663861   12599098   12424799     -18.07   15.84

     _EU27      6081494   3819588    1828036    1918551      4.95   3663716    3973813    3919019    3910103       6.73    4.99

     _EU28      6081494   3819588    1828036    1918551      4.95   3663716    3973813    3919019    3910103       6.73    4.99

     _CAFTA      506483    253278     204332      35174    -82.79    390492      92405      72156      84120     -78.46    0.11