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                                          |                                     |                             September 5, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  7/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category 603:  YARN > 85% ARTIFICIAL STAPLE FIBER
                                             Data in Kg.,  6.30 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     17566867  15688936   10327441    4944386    -52.12  16109734   12505659   11381386   10305881     -36.03  100.00

     INDNSIA    9896794   8931697    5673871    2641840    -53.44   8922630    7298977    6768795    5899666     -33.88   57.25

     INDIA      2417326   1856250    1153205     826304    -28.35   1960365    1568826    1491966    1529349     -21.99   14.84

     CHINA P    2279911   2029672    1436416     836636    -41.76   2149254    1763696    1509035    1429892     -33.47   13.87

     KOR REP    1186354   1493424     995591     246541    -75.24   1441186    1043380     890180     744374     -48.35    7.22

     SPAIN       296040    545466     447345      96945    -78.33    541661     252699     211723     195066     -63.99    1.89

     THAILND     796261    303495     281676      19054    -93.24    527676      71156      33087      40873     -92.25    0.40

     VIETNAM     291231    138172     129845      26811    -79.35    190115      43163      16405      35138     -81.52    0.34


     _WTO      17566867  15688936   10327441    4944386    -52.12  16109734   12505659   11381386   10305881     -36.03  100.00

     _ASEAN    11003156   9373364    6085392    2687705    -55.83   9640421    7413296    6818287    5975677     -38.01   57.98

     _OECD      1825551   2402248    1629296     574248    -64.75   2322024    1734036    1538335    1347200     -41.98   13.07

     _EU27       465484    802246     577416     232854    -59.67    749787     557898     517203     457684     -38.96    4.44

     _EU28       465484    802246     577416     232854    -59.67    749787     557898     517203     457684     -38.96    4.44