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                                          |                                     |                                April 30, 2015
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  3/2015 Data     |
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                                           Category  11:  TOTAL YARN IMPORTS
                                                    Data in Million SME

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  3/2015
   Country      2013       2014       3/2014     3/2015  % Change    3/2014     1/2015     2/2015     3/2015   % Change % Share


     WORLD    2836.468   2952.408    702.190    784.073     11.66  2803.177   2947.568   2986.628   3034.291       8.24  100.00

     CHINA P   524.273    605.472    117.289    144.593     23.28   520.540    613.158    623.134    632.775      21.56   20.85

     KOR REP   412.577    413.561    102.200    132.852     29.99   412.196    412.852    420.016    444.212       7.77   14.64

     MEXICO    350.012    347.256     81.941     86.231      5.23   339.590    349.296    351.721    351.546       3.52   11.59

     INDNSIA   290.568    264.591     66.474     78.628     18.28   278.031    263.395    271.835    276.744      -0.46    9.12

     INDIA     227.450    223.974     59.966     62.596      4.39   234.065    222.094    223.163    226.604      -3.19    7.47

     CHINA T   132.922    164.772     31.152     38.124     22.38   137.928    165.632    168.575    171.745      24.52    5.66

     CANADA    240.908    180.534     49.296     37.982    -22.95   222.891    176.358    172.636    169.220     -24.08    5.58

     TURKEY    124.190    156.093     30.739     30.671     -0.22   119.781    151.360    150.060    156.026      30.26    5.14

     PORTUGL    59.497     69.647     34.339     36.394      5.99    54.729     65.727     70.579     71.702      31.01    2.36

     VIETNAM    54.105     61.904     17.595     12.839    -27.03    55.302     60.065     58.688     57.148       3.34    1.88

     JAPAN      34.517     48.426     10.190     13.477     32.25    39.838     47.580     49.320     51.713      29.81    1.70

     GERMANY    44.136     48.906     12.123     13.152      8.49    44.941     49.629     48.981     49.935      11.11    1.65

     PAKISTN    40.018     45.708      9.854     11.258     14.25    38.576     47.041     48.378     47.112      22.13    1.55

     THAILND    44.253     46.301      9.327      8.132    -12.81    44.280     46.544     46.053     45.106       1.87    1.49

     ITALY      42.838     44.139     13.243      9.806    -25.95    48.535     43.805     42.398     40.702     -16.14    1.34

     LATVIA     37.107     34.515      5.587      5.682      1.69    31.618     34.333     34.534     34.610       9.46    1.14

     MALAYSA    27.427     31.387      7.718      7.083     -8.22    29.096     31.282     30.651     30.752       5.69    1.01

     CZECH       2.958      7.320      0.609      8.503   1296.93     3.279      9.577     11.913     15.214     363.92    0.50

     PHIL R     12.360     14.547      3.844      2.841    -26.11    14.132     14.279     14.067     13.543      -4.17    0.45

     SPAIN      11.655     13.089      3.313      3.679     11.06    12.568     12.585     12.496     13.456       7.06    0.44

     FRANCE     10.870     12.752      3.186      2.974     -6.68    10.602     13.371     13.288     12.539      18.27    0.41

     ISRAEL      9.731      9.386      2.894      5.417     87.17     9.480      9.828     11.018     11.909      25.62    0.39

     EGYPT       9.228     11.495      2.473      1.944    -21.37     9.043     10.973     11.207     10.966      21.27    0.36

     C RICA      2.933      7.873      2.883      3.466     20.23     2.980      8.804      8.857      8.456     183.81    0.28

     COLOMB     12.346      9.599      2.991      1.466    -50.99    10.309      8.743      8.374      8.074     -21.68    0.27

     RUSSIA      8.334      6.090      0.324      1.827    464.23     7.545      6.819      7.593      7.593       0.63    0.25

     U KING      5.596      6.773      1.610      1.790     11.19     5.299      6.855      7.061      6.953      31.22    0.23

     SLOVAK      8.696      6.847      2.046      2.136      4.40     8.208      6.830      7.018      6.937     -15.48    0.23

     GUATMAL     6.762      7.224      1.974      1.670    -15.43     6.295      6.620      7.199      6.919       9.91    0.23

     HONDURA     2.007      6.363      1.689      1.431    -15.32     2.958      6.041      6.340      6.105     106.40    0.20

     NETHLDS     3.981      5.577      0.813      1.249     53.64     3.636      5.809      5.612      6.013      65.38    0.20

     ROMANIA     3.235      3.382      0.639      1.820    184.88     3.283      3.721      3.874      4.563      39.00    0.15

     BELGIUM     3.707      2.496      1.051      2.602    147.61     4.344      2.145      3.607      4.047      -6.84    0.13

     N ZEAL      7.298      4.675      1.227      0.510    -58.41     5.602      4.149      4.053      3.958     -29.34    0.13

     PERU        2.857      3.463      0.765      0.758     -0.93     2.853      3.492      3.501      3.456      21.14    0.11

     SALVADR     1.283      3.055      0.493      0.757     53.77     1.445      2.982      3.321      3.320     129.80    0.11

     HUNGARY     1.724      1.806      0.469      1.779    279.60     1.938      2.063      3.051      3.116      60.78    0.10

     POLAND      1.430      1.687      0.281      1.387    393.40     1.158      2.323      2.899      2.793     141.26    0.09

     SLOVENI     2.004      2.282      0.432      0.462      6.83     1.947      2.219      2.231      2.311      18.69    0.08

     GREECE      1.330      1.929      0.742      0.271    -63.54     1.999      1.927      1.582      1.457     -27.12    0.05

     SRI LKA     2.406      2.134      1.239      0.324    -73.83     3.475      1.336      1.217      1.219     -64.92    0.04

     AUSTRAL     4.823      0.855      0.355      0.077    -78.20     3.293      0.926      0.878      0.578     -82.46    0.02

     S ARAB      0.724      2.075      2.066      0.000   -100.00     2.791      2.075      2.075      0.009     -99.69    0.00


     _WTO     2836.165   2952.292    702.184    784.071     11.66  2803.052   2947.450   2986.512   3034.180       8.25  100.00

     _OECD     982.743    976.768    257.053    286.272     11.37   960.826    965.920    975.489   1005.987       4.70   33.15

     _W HEMI   621.073    566.747    142.216    133.998     -5.78   591.236    563.791    563.450    558.528      -5.53   18.41

     _NAFTA    590.920    527.790    131.237    124.213     -5.35   562.480    525.654    524.358    520.766      -7.42   17.16

     _ASEAN    429.109    419.144    105.086    109.867      4.55   421.292    416.002    421.807    423.925       0.62   13.97

     _EU28     243.282    268.528     82.140     94.321     14.83   241.927    267.814    275.942    280.709      16.03    9.25

     _EU27     243.278    268.516     82.128     94.298     14.82   241.915    267.802    275.941    280.685      16.03    9.25

     _CAFTA     13.008     24.533      7.055      7.325      3.82    13.717     24.466     25.730     24.803      80.83    0.82