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                                          |                                     |                                August 1, 2018
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  6/2018 Data     |
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                                           Category 620:  OTHER SYNTHETIC FILAMENT FABRIC
                                             Data in M2.,  1.00 M2 per M2.. 

                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    1.24963E9  1.1826E9  577573004  579864897      0.40 1.18096E9    1.206E9  1.20684E9  1.18489E9       0.33  100.00

     INDIA    483943643 469018194  223802604  228456792      2.08 465276982  479662514  480546619  473672382       1.80   39.98

     CHINA P  177848274 208729096  105369746  132397345     25.65 211945061  227562017  232565537  235756695      11.23   19.90

     VIETNAM   53533043  75029499   35087304   34490010     -1.70  60957511   73907077   76976298   74432205      22.11    6.28

     S ARAB   102672200  75907401   34902852   29844822    -14.49  74348890   74231660   75435994   70849371      -4.71    5.98

     KOR REP   51622822  53168774   25005444   19046814    -23.83  49746102   49835229   49373624   47210144      -5.10    3.98

     CANADA    44416654  42241917   20831475   22648435      8.72  40577289   45168878   44806440   44058877       8.58    3.72

     CHINA T   41799146  38693708   19128098   19825783      3.65  41066032   39761856   40256836   39391393      -4.08    3.32

     TURKEY    99989272  40824715   19129498   15698283    -17.94  48341685   41224538   39901064   37393500     -22.65    3.16

     MEXICO    23705609  31962909   12511180   17136576     36.97  27167277   37665171   37031059   36588305      34.68    3.09

     ARAB EM   59569599  41441728   23641249   13104762    -44.57  48126081   38134581   34609013   30905241     -35.78    2.61

     GREECE    17782710  19180831   12206717    8634281    -29.27  20804082   16528930   14881374   15608395     -24.97    1.32

     GUATMAL    6263232  11486847    3061051    7173914    134.36   5423796   14823628   15229136   15599710     187.62    1.32

     BELGIUM   12784139  10632298    4579638    8752927     91.13  10237786   12899870   13776089   14805587      44.62    1.25

     U KING    19919111  19578323   11590850    4675295    -59.66  21599781   16120419   14234596   12662768     -41.38    1.07

     NETHLDS    6064440   8766054    4682030    4140271    -11.57   7290679    8159209    7526859    8224295      12.81    0.69

     THAILND   12797462  13416143    9741552    4067032    -58.25  14716714    9294601    8364844    7741623     -47.40    0.65

     JAPAN      4231814   5135194    2454570    1957367    -20.26   4734932    5000477    4874290    4637991      -2.05    0.39

     MALAYSA    3266046   4492667    2006539    1324483    -33.99   3475490    4363556    4014191    3810611       9.64    0.32

     GERMANY    1225898   1965055     840018    1297464     54.46   1464665    2147231    2421044    2422501      65.40    0.20

     SALVADR     338578   1231845     466778    1122330    140.44    696302    1323577    1887397    1887397     171.06    0.16

     ITALY       753710   1199466     642268     848810     32.16   1022950    1319012    1331923    1406008      37.45    0.12

     INDNSIA   11213161   1624034    1244194     859070    -30.95  11624955    1437127    1178335    1238910     -89.34    0.10

     ISRAEL     1325844   1729932    1021799     263391    -74.22   1354424    1665158    1494112     971524     -28.27    0.08

     PORTUGL    1078415    484019     352928       1573    -99.55   1158300     188046     151612     132664     -88.55    0.01

     COLOMB     5042015    666558     624610      28221    -95.48   2310738     417998     405737      70169     -96.96    0.01

     ROMANIA    1862622    378634     367597          0   -100.00   1242448      23638      12454      11037     -99.11    0.00


     _WTO     1.24962E9  1.1826E9  577568018  579864242      0.40 1.18095E9  1.20599E9  1.20683E9  1.18489E9       0.33  100.00

     _OECD    257197078 199945253  100869079   86574766    -14.17 204116187  195309332  190111069  185650940      -9.05   15.67

     _W HEMI   80348194  88072715   37868046   48231637     27.37  76745752   99674251   99615028   98436306      28.26    8.31

     _ASEAN    80811110  94566892   48080232   40740977    -15.26  90775313   89007042   90537956   87227637      -3.91    7.36

     _NAFTA    68122263  74204826   33342655   39785011     19.32  67744566   82834049   81837499   80647182      19.05    6.81

     _EU27     63167675  63962120   36312785   29131983    -19.77  66722022   58905194   55817244   56781318     -14.90    4.79

     _EU28     63167675  63962120   36312785   29131983    -19.77  66722022   58905194   55817244   56781318     -14.90    4.79

     _CAFTA     6682052  12720579    3528177    8297087    135.17   6125519   16149593   17118921   17489489     185.52    1.48