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                                          |                                     |                             September 5, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  7/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category 604:  YARN > 85% SYNTHETIC STAPLE FIBER
                                             Data in Kg.,  7.60 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     31092035  23541434   14840306   14743650     -0.65  25045556   23673966   23630278   23444778      -6.39  100.00

     INDNSIA   15743829  11208702    6951472    7961094     14.52  11907088   12091418   12344125   12218324       2.61   52.12

     INDIA      5355065   5782861    3762497    3758179     -0.11   5934726    5881264    5887304    5778543      -2.63   24.65

     CHINA P    4418534   2286601    1545081     569076    -63.17   2815661    1626049    1354404    1310596     -53.45    5.59

     CANADA      905854    864492     519849     562716      8.25    869783     866302     857581     907359       4.32    3.87

     TURKEY      792607    792146     384579     474000     23.25    658345     893817     889811     881567      33.91    3.76

     SPAIN       539602    334144     171470     387502    125.99    323574     503932     526931     550176      70.03    2.35

     ROMANIA     557344    492045     333339     211746    -36.48    517300     373626     380925     370452     -28.39    1.58

     THAILND     306157    411575     339746     259137    -23.73    519182     301908     333925     330966     -36.25    1.41

     PHIL R      604382    203641      82369     146972     78.43    286124     215907     215907     268244      -6.25    1.14

     VIETNAM    1125776    437236     310509     111129    -64.21    408922     275334     227008     237856     -41.83    1.01

     MEXICO      117466    122167      44398      63885     43.89     90593     141048     139076     141654      56.36    0.60

     GERMANY      52568    129105      62560      48178    -22.99     81220     124749     127810     114723      41.25    0.49

     ITALY        58535    186575     128782      30237    -76.52    178804     151809     139219      88030     -50.77    0.38


     _WTO      31092035  23541434   14840306   14743650     -0.65  25045556   23673966   23630278   23444778      -6.39  100.00

     _ASEAN    17802179  12261154    7684096    8478452     10.34  13121316   12884687   13121085   13055510      -0.50   55.69

     _OECD      2650116   2447705    1357068    1568720     15.60   2329077    2677075    2656082    2659357      14.18   11.34

     _EU27      1449438   1213083     738944     702357     -4.95   1251965    1217993    1230618    1176496      -6.03    5.02

     _EU28      1449438   1213083     738944     702357     -4.95   1251965    1217993    1230618    1176496      -6.03    5.02

     _W HEMI    1023948    987504     565092     646011     14.32    961221    1007377     998456    1068423      11.15    4.56

     _NAFTA     1023320    986659     564247     626601     11.05    960376    1007350     996657    1049013       9.23    4.47