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                                          |                                     |                                April 30, 2015
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  3/2015 Data     |
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                                           Category 200:  YARN FOR RETAIL SALE,SEWING THREAD
                                             Data in Kg.,  6.60 M2 per Kg.. 

                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     21672652  21982510    4758067    5598796     17.67  21625591   21984620   22247767   22823239       5.54  100.00

     TURKEY     5524352   7687283    1407997    2189433     55.50   5678380    7917768    7996925    8468719      49.14   37.11

     CHINA P    7639738   5743340    1244808    1448697     16.38   7345339    5627984    5706609    5947229     -19.03   26.06

     CANADA     3133345   3276972     797043     760411     -4.60   3261557    3202112    3253119    3240340      -0.65   14.20

     MEXICO     1690954   1616428     372105     434373     16.73   1614492    1629894    1675645    1678696       3.98    7.36

     THAILND     895805    800542     215922     185270    -14.20    856787     800024     805117     769890     -10.14    3.37

     INDIA       692768    634672     131808     127913     -2.96    658062     631969     629155     630777      -4.15    2.76

     GERMANY     370564    379399      75877      74034     -2.43    362335     381450     381969     377556       4.20    1.65

     KOR REP     126228    237711      84491      30658    -63.71    185134     218565     216995     183878      -0.68    0.81

     CHINA T     163894    195494      41771      10888    -73.93    184480     189143     167209     164611     -10.77    0.72

     JAPAN       118019    155494      45410      45718      0.68    137970     157163     145681     155802      12.92    0.68

     U KING      112556    148905      38144      26818    -29.69    134920     142207     148151     137579       1.97    0.60

     ITALY       198290    122821      48759      40669    -16.59    189315     118155     114415     114731     -39.40    0.50

     HONDURA     126460    127285      46770      19919    -57.41    131294     113560     113399     100434     -23.50    0.44


     _WTO      21664907  21981267    4757796    5598563     17.67  21618584   21983166   22246419   22822034       5.57   99.99

     _OECD      9707416  12206280    2515540    3186244     26.66  10040161   12321792   12470619   12876984      28.25   56.42

     _W HEMI    5112356   5159579    1247755    1251246      0.28   5152930    5083566    5185151    5163070       0.20   22.62

     _NAFTA     4824299   4893400    1169148    1194784      2.19   4876049    4832006    4928764    4919036       0.88   21.55

     _EU28       925691   1012981     227322     208658     -8.21    918331     992490    1011055     994317       8.27    4.36

     _EU27       925106   1011104     225529     205087     -9.06    916505     990613    1010941     990662       8.09    4.34

     _ASEAN     1083929    914570     234386     220307     -6.01   1023031     920719     939370     900491     -11.98    3.95

     _CAFTA      130800    137859      47907      21055    -56.05    136678     124134     123017     111007     -18.78    0.49