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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 Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                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     242.298    214.713    129.706    122.884     -5.26   220.857    211.245    209.510    207.891      -5.87  100.00

     CANADA     60.788     60.201     37.331     30.789    -17.52    64.577     55.675     54.776     53.659     -16.91   25.81

     CHINA P    36.367     33.695     19.968     22.274     11.55    33.496     35.905     36.454     36.001       7.48   17.32

     MEXICO     34.585     30.478     18.550     19.936      7.47    28.708     32.047     31.894     31.864      10.99   15.33

     INDIA      24.608     19.988     12.420     13.247      6.66    21.393     21.121     20.946     20.814      -2.71   10.01

     INDNSIA    14.803     11.764      8.051      5.317    -33.96    13.530      9.648      9.637      9.030     -33.26    4.34

     CHINA T    10.431      9.119      5.069      4.981     -1.74     8.322      9.358      9.216      9.030       8.51    4.34

     MALAYSA     9.370      7.217      4.468      3.880    -13.15     8.152      6.589      6.350      6.629     -18.68    3.19

     KOR REP     9.434      7.040      3.908      3.359    -14.06     8.561      6.768      6.633      6.490     -24.20    3.12

     THAILND     6.302      5.737      3.591      3.715      3.45     6.049      5.901      6.207      5.861      -3.11    2.82

     FRANCE      4.751      6.001      2.731      2.513     -8.00     4.973      6.192      5.987      5.783      16.28    2.78

     ITALY      12.514      4.106      2.004      2.503     24.94     5.098      4.376      4.430      4.605      -9.66    2.22

     SLOVENI     3.095      3.327      2.186      2.344      7.22     3.397      3.532      3.514      3.485       2.60    1.68

     SPAIN       2.952      3.775      1.858      1.169    -37.08     3.317      3.206      2.886      3.086      -6.96    1.48

     UKRAINE     0.026      1.375      0.286      1.175    310.62     0.312      1.496      1.475      2.264     626.52    1.09

     TURKEY      0.107      2.479      1.738      1.495    -13.98     1.763      2.621      2.260      2.236      26.85    1.08

     BELGIUM     1.167      1.209      0.538      0.975     81.19     0.939      1.397      1.616      1.646      75.25    0.79

     GERMANY     5.566      1.585      0.910      0.821     -9.85     1.817      1.602      1.445      1.495     -17.70    0.72

     ISRAEL      0.900      0.843      0.560      0.532     -5.08     1.010      0.818      0.842      0.815     -19.36    0.39

     EGYPT       0.462      1.564      1.170      0.229    -80.44     1.360      0.752      0.612      0.623     -54.18    0.30

     JAPAN       0.661      0.909      0.655      0.304    -53.54     1.161      0.488      0.496      0.558     -51.93    0.27

     VIETNAM     0.020      0.099      0.021      0.433   1954.28     0.029      0.276      0.406      0.511    1645.32    0.25

     SALVADR     2.070      1.200      1.081      0.052    -95.15     1.792      0.242      0.139      0.172     -90.41    0.08


     _WTO      242.235    214.689    129.706    122.884     -5.26   220.794    211.220    209.485    207.866      -5.86   99.99

     _W HEMI    97.708     92.174     57.167     50.950    -10.88    95.363     88.240     87.051     85.956      -9.86   41.35

     _NAFTA     95.373     90.679     55.881     50.725     -9.23    93.285     87.722     86.670     85.523      -8.32   41.14

     _OECD      97.448     86.645     51.126     43.766    -14.39    91.186     82.101     80.320     79.285     -13.05   38.14

     _ASEAN     30.536     24.818     16.131     13.347    -17.26    27.803     22.415     22.603     22.034     -20.75   10.60

     _EU27      30.853     20.528     10.571     10.850      2.64    20.174     21.005     20.655     20.807       3.14   10.01

     _EU28      30.853     20.528     10.571     10.850      2.64    20.174     21.005     20.655     20.807       3.14   10.01

     _CAFTA      2.254      1.362      1.171      0.212    -81.87     1.936      0.485      0.354      0.404     -79.14    0.19