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                                          |                                     |                                April 30, 2015
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  3/2015 Data     |
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                                           Category 600:  TEXTURED FILAMENT YARN
                                             Data in Kg.,  6.50 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     91508962  85438131   21191114   23050095      8.77  90043861   85683574   85970721   87297112      -3.05  100.00

     MEXICO    21234491  18974151    4817393    4912731      1.98  20800670   19467199   19633064   19069489      -8.32   21.84

     CHINA P   10008727  13808651    2769799    4513322     62.95  10519974   13999250   14427232   15552174      47.83   17.82

     CANADA    24382526  15346727    4487429    2834804    -36.83  21622287   14620691   13977461   13694102     -36.67   15.69

     INDIA      8590238   9036460    2424571    3301641     36.17   9139083    9001997    9357884    9913530       8.47   11.36

     INDNSIA    5569744   5217839    1046451    1983124     89.51   5310365    5633622    5789059    6154512      15.90    7.05

     CHINA T    5170061   4983436    1401526    1342698     -4.20   5117783    5066820    5030705    4924608      -3.77    5.64

     MALAYSA    3920084   4790841    1184243    1087081     -8.20   4254292    4775234    4678025    4693679      10.33    5.38

     ITALY      4574276   3980757    1308645     987878    -24.51   5174764    3886431    3792873    3659990     -29.27    4.19

     THAILND    1690772   2515940     316820     343868      8.54   1845583    2533900    2539717    2542988      37.79    2.91

     KOR REP    2262152   1905322     388987     465179     19.59   1922228    1923379    1886758    1981514       3.08    2.27

     GERMANY     316586   1133003     230234     422945     83.70    469780    1121475    1158971    1325714     182.20    1.52

     FRANCE      726734    719059      64376     258740    301.92    500036     803832     874532     913423      82.67    1.05

     TURKEY     1094103    893439     401447       4609    -98.85   1365258     711275     550452     496601     -63.63    0.57

     SALVADR     197102    443151      75641     116373     53.85    221913     432006     484023     483883     118.05    0.55

     EGYPT       380730    311430      13500     108000    700.00    312110     351930     378930     405930      30.06    0.46

     SLOVENI     305947    351051      66533      71042      6.78    297227     341383     343222     355560      19.63    0.41

     SPAIN        38914    266822      23006      96615    319.96     58068     284455     307835     340431     486.26    0.39

     JAPAN        69017    262103      16960       5319    -68.64     65939     251012     249845     250462     279.84    0.29

     BELGIUM     367387    129911      72798     106065     45.70    438025     121680     157622     163178     -62.75    0.19


     _WTO      91498471  85438131   21191114   23050095      8.77  90033370   85683574   85970721   87297112      -3.04  100.00

     _W HEMI   45837482  34830734    9392773    7885367    -16.05  42680543   34586601   34167132   33323328     -21.92   38.17

     _NAFTA    45617017  34320878    9304822    7747535    -16.74  42422957   34087890   33610525   32763591     -22.77   37.53

     _OECD     33886657  24480868    6998374    5192573    -25.80  31681901   23583424   22807892   22675067     -28.43   25.97

     _ASEAN    11287829  12546520    2567295    3414549     33.00  11537250   12945202   13009396   13393774      16.09   15.34

     _EU27      6468850   6722729    1798506    1982374     10.22   7072093    6701857    6767729    6906597      -2.34    7.91

     _EU28      6468850   6722729    1798506    1982374     10.22   7072093    6701857    6767729    6906597      -2.34    7.91

     _CAFTA      219267    484269      87929     125887     43.17    256366     473124     531020     522227     103.70    0.60