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                                          |                                     |                                August 1, 2018
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  6/2018 Data     |
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                                           Category 604:  YARN > 85% SYNTHETIC STAPLE FIBER
                                         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      71.868     75.597     39.477     43.485     10.15    71.343     77.208     79.263     79.605      11.58  100.00

     INDNSIA    25.332     27.895     15.316     17.085     11.55    26.527     28.962     29.870     29.665      11.83   37.27

     CANADA     11.303     13.724      6.187      6.968     12.63    11.102     13.962     14.168     14.506      30.66   18.22

     INDIA      13.576     14.718      8.037      7.622     -5.16    14.256     14.577     14.921     14.303       0.32   17.97

     CHINA P     5.580      3.297      1.622      2.555     57.45     3.697      3.759      4.010      4.229      14.39    5.31

     TURKEY      3.186      3.545      1.906      1.812     -4.94     3.874      3.291      3.346      3.451     -10.92    4.34

     SPAIN       1.985      3.389      1.962      1.165    -40.65     2.948      3.051      2.874      2.592     -12.09    3.26

     ROMANIA     2.204      1.490      0.790      1.336     69.03     1.607      1.689      1.810      2.035      26.65    2.56

     GERMANY     1.552      1.484      1.002      0.745    -25.65     1.773      1.457      1.246      1.227     -30.80    1.54

     ITALY       1.392      0.871      0.240      0.564    134.86     1.003      1.136      1.199      1.195      19.17    1.50

     GUATMAL     0.000      0.368      0.009      0.534   6104.49     0.009      0.651      0.708      0.893   10276.53    1.12

     THAILND     1.506      1.215      0.681      0.325    -52.20     0.946      0.921      0.971      0.860      -9.12    1.08

     PHIL R      0.772      0.859      0.350      0.215    -38.67     0.799      0.723      0.723      0.723      -9.47    0.91

     PAKISTN     0.229      0.263      0.067      0.523    676.94     0.115      0.386      0.584      0.718     523.44    0.90

     AUSTRAL     0.003      0.000      0.000      0.646       *       0.000      0.064      0.320      0.646        *      0.81

     VIETNAM     0.791      0.304      0.201      0.535    166.93     0.463      0.493      0.500      0.638      37.76    0.80

     MEXICO      0.738      0.722      0.297      0.152    -48.92     0.751      0.693      0.609      0.577     -23.20    0.72


     _WTO       71.868     75.597     39.477     43.485     10.15    71.343     77.208     79.263     79.605      11.58  100.00

     _ASEAN     28.402     30.275     16.547     18.168      9.79    28.737     31.108     32.073     31.896      10.99   40.07

     _OECD      20.636     23.926     11.777     12.389      5.20    21.658     23.858     24.061     24.538      13.30   30.83

     _W HEMI    12.043     14.878      6.493      7.654     17.89    11.862     15.371     15.550     16.040      35.22   20.15

     _NAFTA     12.041     14.447      6.484      7.120      9.81    11.853     14.656     14.777     15.083      27.25   18.95

     _EU27       7.928      7.830      4.343      4.129     -4.93     7.998      7.934      7.682      7.616      -4.78    9.57

     _EU28       7.928      7.830      4.343      4.129     -4.93     7.998      7.934      7.682      7.616      -4.78    9.57

     _CAFTA      0.002      0.432      0.009      0.534   5902.20     0.009      0.715      0.772      0.957   10650.94    1.20