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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 Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                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     213.999    208.236    106.133    127.008     19.67   209.220    224.217    227.064    229.111       9.51  100.00

     CANADA     60.050     54.064     27.672     28.978      4.72    54.616     55.913     55.351     55.370       1.38   24.17

     CHINA P    33.692     39.591     19.108     27.768     45.32    36.451     46.404     47.319     48.251      32.37   21.06

     MEXICO     30.478     33.083     17.210     18.234      5.95    31.894     33.518     33.693     34.108       6.94   14.89

     INDIA      19.986     21.661     11.379     12.618     10.89    20.924     22.027     23.200     22.901       9.45   10.00

     CHINA T     8.685      8.543      4.346      4.437      2.11     9.150      9.281      8.844      8.635      -5.64    3.77

     TURKEY      2.479      2.726      1.300      6.813    424.24     2.260      6.325      7.442      8.239     264.58    3.60

     KOR REP     7.047      5.332      2.982      5.532     85.50     6.633      7.012      7.544      7.882      18.83    3.44

     INDNSIA    11.790      8.393      4.754      4.215    -11.33     9.637      8.177      8.131      7.854     -18.50    3.43

     MALAYSA     7.216      6.226      2.919      4.063     39.20     6.349      7.277      7.496      7.370      16.07    3.22

     UKRAINE     1.375      3.042      0.385      2.640    584.92     1.475      4.418      4.851      5.296     259.13    2.31

     ITALY       4.072      4.845      1.901      2.002      5.34     4.396      5.045      5.041      4.946      12.51    2.16

     THAILND     5.736      5.409      3.383      2.122    -37.27     6.207      4.974      4.699      4.148     -33.18    1.81

     SLOVENI     3.327      3.548      2.182      1.935    -11.34     3.514      3.431      3.297      3.301      -6.07    1.44

     FRANCE      6.001      3.664      2.166      1.589    -26.67     5.987      3.218      3.182      3.086     -48.45    1.35

     GERMANY     1.581      1.608      0.596      1.080     81.20     1.442      1.596      1.469      2.091      45.07    0.91

     BELGIUM     1.209      1.548      0.790      0.342    -56.71     1.616      1.389      1.286      1.100     -31.95    0.48

     EGYPT       1.564      0.345      0.217      0.763    251.11     0.612      0.460      0.524      0.891      45.71    0.39

     SPAIN       3.775      1.373      0.957      0.429    -55.22     2.886      0.771      0.754      0.844     -70.74    0.37

     VIETNAM     0.099      0.490      0.328      0.157    -52.12     0.406      0.325      0.357      0.319     -21.47    0.14


     _WTO      213.974    208.236    106.133    126.999     19.66   209.195    224.208    227.055    229.102       9.52  100.00

     _W HEMI    92.022     87.631     45.054     47.463      5.35    86.891     89.976     89.588     90.040       3.62   39.30

     _NAFTA     90.527     87.147     44.882     47.212      5.19    86.510     89.432     89.044     89.477       3.43   39.05

     _OECD      86.463     75.561     38.506     47.007     22.08    80.123     81.805     82.607     84.062       4.92   36.69

     _ASEAN     24.842     20.542     11.386     10.558     -7.27    22.602     20.777     20.707     19.714     -12.78    8.60

     _EU27      20.491     17.413      9.116      7.673    -15.83    20.618     16.223     15.734     15.970     -22.54    6.97

     _EU28      20.491     17.413      9.116      7.673    -15.83    20.618     16.223     15.734     15.970     -22.54    6.97