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                                          |                                     |                                August 1, 2018
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  6/2018 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  6/2018
   Country      2016       2017       6/2017     6/2018  % Change    6/2017     4/2018     5/2018     6/2018   % Change % Share


     WORLD     80219831  78079679   40002861   47608522     19.01  78778770   83818510   85062178   85685340       8.77  100.00

     CHINA P   18572379  20646118    9897952   13538210     36.78  19384572   23403914   23731053   24286376      25.29   28.34

     MEXICO    11826283  12621577    6404277    7111168     11.04  12085516   12988579   13140849   13328468      10.28   15.56

     INDIA     11356967  12197986    6698602    6542015     -2.34  12202068   11779383   12250834   12041399      -1.32   14.05

     CANADA    12082622  11279366    5700902    6407114     12.39  11157367   11993145   11945272   11985578       7.42   13.99

     MALAYSA    5245075   4048267    1858806    2509749     35.02   4301717    4636062    4802605    4699210       9.24    5.48

     INDNSIA    6559550   4618015    2785014    2256599    -18.97   5385590    4381793    4304703    4089600     -24.06    4.77

     TURKEY     1036896   1019768     501744    2712689    440.65    873075    2546933    2943308    3230713     270.04    3.77

     CHINA T    3571647   3267016    1642987    1523799     -7.25   3592107    3439862    3263063    3147828     -12.37    3.67

     KOR REP    2066016   1517757     837127    1512162     80.64   1926867    1966093    2108531    2192792      13.80    2.56

     UKRAINE     406442   1071673     133831    1038947    676.31    456780    1628936    1799336    1976789     332.77    2.31

     THAILND    2252781   2203137    1480482     697750    -52.87   2670035    1819320    1658068    1420405     -46.80    1.66

     ITALY       659451    755451     322935     360061     11.50    733969     819712     813415     792577       7.99    0.92

     FRANCE     1464789    713418     527903     199999    -62.11   1484044     496687     427768     385514     -74.02    0.45

     GERMANY     233582    255011      95164     218099    129.18    220342     249106     225307     377946      71.53    0.44

     EGYPT       616112    132783      79850     315575    295.21    199322     187964     217142     368508      84.88    0.43

     SLOVENI     299863    344232     217941     199545     -8.44    337113     337302     325511     325836      -3.35    0.38

     BELGIUM     335306    368341     195501     101629    -48.02    424286     334161     312946     274469     -35.31    0.32

     VIETNAM      48455    301768     198615      84686    -57.36    240539     205328     221308     187839     -21.91    0.22

     SPAIN       733651    282060     197992      57106    -71.16    592940     133466     129699     141174     -76.19    0.16


     _WTO      80209036  78079679   40002861   47605219     19.00  78767975   83815207   85058875   85682037       8.78  100.00

     _W HEMI   24190554  23984044   12128458   13584933     12.01  23315528   25099103   25203500   25440519       9.11   29.69

     _NAFTA    23908905  23900943   12105179   13518282     11.67  23242883   24981724   25086121   25314046       8.91   29.54

     _OECD     18747109  16290972    8424479   11620713     37.94  17563379   18671771   19020650   19487206      10.95   22.74

     _ASEAN    14106325  11181060    6323958    5548949    -12.26  12599078   11052152   10996333   10406051     -17.41   12.14

     _EU27      3801302   2838343    1629789    1187021    -27.17   3900733    2501710    2343929    2395575     -38.59    2.80

     _EU28      3801302   2838343    1629789    1187021    -27.17   3900733    2501710    2343929    2395575     -38.59    2.80