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                                          |                                     |                                April 30, 2015
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  3/2015 Data     |
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                                           Category 618:  WOVEN ARTIFICIAL FILAMENT FAB.
                                             Data in M2.,  1.00 M2 per M2.. 

                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     17073806  20442209    4796808    5922654     23.47  18364072   21185404   21101466   21568055      17.45  100.00

     KOR REP    6884117   6827103    1475221    2154931     46.08   7051413    7573880    7189566    7506813       6.46   34.81

     CHINA P    4934605   6039965    1485238    2051853     38.15   5581016    6161262    6309786    6606580      18.38   30.63

     CANADA     2687828   4629303     971721    1065789      9.68   2874399    4636000    4821715    4723371      64.33   21.90

     ITALY       992641   1290821     344195     262769    -23.66   1183030    1258749    1228188    1209395       2.23    5.61


     _WTO      17073806  20390239    4745093    5922654     24.82  18312357   21185149   21101211   21567800      17.78  100.00

     _OECD     10800586  12997003    2872552    3522281     22.62  11350362   13707801   13459696   13646732      20.23   63.27

     _W HEMI    2757813   4689280     983420    1086330     10.46   2939566    4697235    4885288    4792190      63.02   22.22

     _NAFTA     2687897   4629480     971721    1065789      9.68   2874468    4636177    4821892    4723548      64.33   21.90

     _EU27      1218064   1497512     398614     282068    -29.24   1395947    1462707    1424767    1380966      -1.07    6.40

     _EU28      1218064   1497512     398614     282068    -29.24   1395947    1462707    1424767    1380966      -1.07    6.40