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                                          |                                     |                                April 30, 2015
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  3/2015 Data     |
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                                           Category 620:  OTHER SYNTHETIC FILAMENT FABRIC
                                             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    1.18534E9 1.47019E9  371360225  344395972     -7.26 1.27735E9  1.44522E9  1.43478E9  1.44322E9      12.99  100.00

     INDIA    408619488 560316875  148294462  130150318    -12.24 459023215  558082130  538751541  542172731      18.11   37.57

     CHINA P  128601788 202505213   67335287   57146205    -15.13 167752873  183251547  187860708  192316131      14.64   13.33

     S ARAB   131625169 127215830   25295908   16923875    -33.10 125874782  123307481  126110711  118843797      -5.59    8.23

     TURKEY    95106034 107116684   25693231   25738298      0.18  94971432  104041624  104278025  107161751      12.84    7.43

     ARAB EM   83965719  70874249   16154686   20302465     25.68  77540756   72954024   74068942   75022028      -3.25    5.20

     VIETNAM   59703915  66895956   13339387   18988610     42.35  59831943   73446981   72667078   72545179      21.25    5.03

     KOR REP   52321836  53605192    8169289   13905083     70.21  48879358   57656958   59368157   59340986      21.40    4.11

     CHINA T   49885795  61320555   19024356   12484713    -34.38  58244267   54861019   51322096   54780912      -5.95    3.80

     CANADA    41292522  43197992    8116302    8818982      8.66  38995846   43673340   43725903   43900672      12.58    3.04

     MEXICO    23813921  27028978    2433443    4860396     99.73  24336427   26971029   27865126   29455931      21.04    2.04

     COLOMB     3671677  22873673    2781136    4810803     72.98   6218066   24342530   24250664   24903340     300.50    1.73

     U KING    17754304  20009669    3533917    7025190     98.79  16710132   20457090   22339985   23500942      40.64    1.63

     BELGIUM   19507187  20894798    6074578    4962854    -18.30  21429671   21286168   20782945   19783074      -7.68    1.37

     THAILND   19028339  20683167    6445144    5525033    -14.28  20234016   20106634   20626370   19763056      -2.33    1.37

     GREECE    17748133  16349892    3401121    3022972    -11.12  15771686   16906595   16547419   15971743       1.27    1.11

     INDNSIA    1247526  14918035    6036849     537146    -91.10   6963890    9346377    9430205    9418332      35.25    0.65

     GERMANY   10037723   7994992    2678919    1194052    -55.43  11221683    7945110    7146869    6510125     -41.99    0.45

     GUATMAL    1403173   4620361    1064038    2845925    167.46   2003542    5586022    6212212    6402248     219.55    0.44

     NETHLDS    4829779   4671635    1003603    1429215     42.41   4980429    4731809    4766513    5097247       2.35    0.35

     MALAYSA    4913620   5015739    1668184     987048    -40.83   5594340    4585805    4923012    4334603     -22.52    0.30

     JAPAN      3106383   3139332     752157     752525      0.05   2963532    3007406    2956150    3139700       5.94    0.22

     ISRAEL      167217   2326194     480745     566192     17.77    584310    2379029    2478713    2411641     312.73    0.17

     ITALY      1316849   1680741     331455     174148    -47.46   1527445    1469346    1496890    1523434      -0.26    0.11

     SRI LKA     252457   1141328     294931     220502    -25.24    543069    1144137    1047193    1066899      96.46    0.07

     SALVADR    1030410    904123     183077     262867     43.58    902492     933666    1016405     983913       9.02    0.07


     _WTO     1.18529E9 1.47018E9  371360225  344394615     -7.26  1.2773E9  1.44521E9  1.43477E9  1.44322E9      12.99  100.00

     _OECD    261335476 276722712   59379852   66733682     12.38 255960535  279305263  281603990  284076542      10.98   19.68

     _ASEAN    84896619 107516803   27489564   26039134     -5.28  92624376  107490003  107651830  106066373      14.51    7.35

     _W HEMI   71967932  99141590   14750367   21646943     46.76  73268739  101929113  103491328  106038166      44.72    7.35

     _EU27     72956609  72780367   17459304   18368577      5.21  73448347   73897748   74181285   73689640       0.33    5.11

     _EU28     72956609  72780367   17459304   18368577      5.21  73448347   73897748   74181285   73689640       0.33    5.11

     _NAFTA    65106443  70226970   10549745   13679378     29.67  63332273   70644369   71591029   73356603      15.83    5.08

     _CAFTA     2447651   5535567    1248015    3109082    149.12   2920957    6530777    7238806    7396634     153.23    0.51