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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 $$$

                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    1424.593   1240.220    735.935    723.225     -1.73  1279.693   1233.246   1230.556   1227.511      -4.08  100.00

     CHINA P   226.631    200.045    117.082    124.501      6.34   207.623    206.639    206.604    207.463      -0.08   16.90

     CANADA    169.001    159.586     95.381     81.877    -14.16   168.218    150.034    148.581    146.082     -13.16   11.90

     MEXICO    165.156    148.480     88.846     85.855     -3.37   150.846    147.444    146.950    145.488      -3.55   11.85

     TURKEY     97.614     77.713     39.152     55.733     42.35    75.985     86.887     90.794     94.294      24.10    7.68

     KOR REP   101.115     95.069     58.532     57.492     -1.78    97.094     95.742     95.569     94.030      -3.16    7.66

     INDIA      94.278     81.494     48.209     50.714      5.20    83.210     84.487     84.517     83.999       0.95    6.84

     INDNSIA   103.851     83.899     52.499     39.830    -24.13    87.609     76.336     75.227     71.230     -18.70    5.80

     CHINA T    56.723     52.203     28.580     31.133      8.93    49.711     53.306     53.469     54.756      10.15    4.46

     ITALY      51.401     37.997     22.247     21.152     -4.92    39.017     36.534     36.599     36.902      -5.42    3.01

     GERMANY    42.940     34.219     20.130     19.658     -2.35    36.392     34.438     33.872     33.746      -7.27    2.75

     PERU       25.481     23.851     12.783     13.854      8.37    23.982     25.468     25.128     24.921       3.91    2.03

     FRANCE     25.734     23.296     12.389     12.622      1.88    23.323     23.598     23.488     23.528       0.88    1.92

     U KING     23.977     23.754     14.455     11.549    -20.11    25.141     22.199     21.332     20.848     -17.08    1.70

     PORTUGL    33.492     23.689     18.871     15.509    -17.82    27.836     21.355     21.135     20.327     -26.98    1.66

     JAPAN      27.265     21.701     13.525     12.012    -11.18    22.659     21.052     20.267     20.188     -10.90    1.64

     THAILND    19.684     18.722     12.692     10.889    -14.20    20.527     17.317     17.491     16.920     -17.57    1.38

     PAKISTN    19.464     16.216      9.624      7.557    -21.48    17.867     15.534     14.833     14.149     -20.81    1.15

     VIETNAM    17.446     11.554      6.631      7.649     15.35    13.047     11.594     11.813     12.572      -3.64    1.02

     SPAIN      10.900     11.364      6.747      5.772    -14.46    11.311     10.587     10.318     10.388      -8.16    0.85

     ROMANIA     8.874     10.089      6.609      5.147    -22.12     9.629      8.387      8.274      8.627     -10.40    0.70

     CZECH       8.177      4.566      2.326      5.687    144.51     4.725      7.109      7.309      7.927      67.76    0.65

     MALAYSA     9.741      7.737      4.918      4.032    -18.03     8.602      6.958      6.486      6.851     -20.36    0.56

     ISRAEL      8.970      6.070      4.306      5.071     17.77     6.599      6.111      6.562      6.835       3.57    0.56

     POLAND      4.423      6.389      3.979      2.815    -29.25     5.940      5.980      5.692      5.225     -12.04    0.43

     LATVIA      5.889      3.901      1.909      2.692     41.02     4.316      4.084      4.317      4.685       8.54    0.38

     EGYPT       4.616      5.004      2.791      1.945    -30.28     4.637      4.066      4.078      4.159     -10.30    0.34

     BELGIUM     3.177      2.544      1.166      2.722    133.46     2.145      3.571      3.993      4.100      91.17    0.33

     PHIL R      6.592      3.651      2.188      2.433     11.23     4.593      3.650      3.542      3.896     -15.18    0.32

     SLOVENI     3.161      3.341      2.200      2.425     10.22     3.474      3.613      3.595      3.566       2.65    0.29

     NETHLDS     3.976      3.956      2.411      1.957    -18.84     4.113      3.349      3.374      3.501     -14.86    0.29

     HUNGARY     3.329      3.740      2.350      1.071    -54.43     3.234      2.962      2.930      2.461     -23.89    0.20

     UKRAINE     0.026      1.375      0.286      1.178    311.62     0.312      1.497      1.478      2.267     627.44    0.18

     C RICA      1.998      1.737      1.407      1.686     19.87     1.809      2.161      2.082      2.017      11.49    0.16

     AUSTRAL     0.872      1.110      0.487      1.155    137.01     0.942      1.066      1.511      1.777      88.77    0.14

     HONDURA     1.898      1.500      0.846      0.655    -22.56     1.549      1.333      1.276      1.309     -15.49    0.11

     SLOVAK      2.599      1.644      1.258      0.664    -47.18     2.399      1.104      1.170      1.051     -56.20    0.09

     GUATMAL     2.242      1.559      1.363      0.680    -50.09     2.102      1.030      0.835      0.876     -58.34    0.07

     COLOMB      2.313      1.008      0.725      0.207    -71.50     1.817      0.617      0.527      0.490     -73.06    0.04

     RUSSIA      1.410      0.576      0.494      0.256    -48.26     0.896      0.425      0.338      0.338     -62.31    0.03

     SALVADR     2.072      1.211      1.092      0.055    -94.94     1.804      0.244      0.142      0.175     -90.32    0.01


     _WTO     1424.368   1239.965    735.867    723.173     -1.73  1279.446   1232.983   1230.316   1227.272      -4.08   99.98

     _OECD     590.747    516.854    305.341    301.744     -1.18   534.027    513.265    514.238    513.257      -3.89   41.81

     _W HEMI   374.895    344.686    204.852    187.627     -8.41   356.715    334.285    331.386    327.461      -8.20   26.68

     _NAFTA    334.156    308.066    184.227    167.731     -8.95   319.064    297.478    295.531    291.570      -8.62   23.75

     _EU28     242.072    203.270    124.513    116.866     -6.14   211.599    197.451    196.066    195.623      -7.55   15.94

     _EU27     242.005    203.255    124.497    116.833     -6.16   211.573    197.420    196.034    195.590      -7.55   15.93

     _ASEAN    157.570    125.609     78.973     64.835    -17.90   134.464    115.856    114.562    111.471     -17.10    9.08

     _CAFTA      8.230      7.460      4.720      3.082    -34.71     7.281      6.210      5.779      5.822     -20.04    0.47