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                                          |                                     |                                April 30, 2015
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  3/2015 Data     |
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                                           Category 223:  NON-WOVEN FABRICS
                                         Data in Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                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    1120.641   1213.594    287.831    303.337      5.39  1137.703   1218.400   1214.210   1229.100       8.03  100.00

     CHINA P   201.918    250.709     57.817     64.716     11.93   213.292    248.747    249.334    257.608      20.78   20.96

     GERMANY   127.405    139.706     32.785     33.400      1.88   129.022    140.011    140.161    140.322       8.76   11.42

     CANADA    118.963    115.308     27.279     29.015      6.36   113.587    115.957    116.172    117.044       3.04    9.52

     JAPAN      99.434    104.713     25.530     24.973     -2.18   101.219    106.063    104.087    104.157       2.90    8.47

     ISRAEL     79.072     82.456     20.092     19.623     -2.34    83.523     83.012     80.661     81.987      -1.84    6.67

     MEXICO     81.406     79.037     17.958     15.800    -12.02    82.793     77.237     76.921     76.880      -7.14    6.25

     ITALY      42.696     47.174     11.668     17.251     47.84    44.247     49.583     50.308     52.756      19.23    4.29

     FRANCE     52.620     45.666     11.761      9.552    -18.79    49.197     45.325     44.980     43.456     -11.67    3.54

     INDIA      33.210     37.903      8.201      9.938     21.18    33.771     37.954     38.690     39.639      17.38    3.23

     CHINA T    31.619     38.087      9.532      9.071     -4.83    34.440     37.462     37.380     37.627       9.25    3.06

     LUXMBRG    27.833     30.264      7.096      9.895     39.43    26.106     31.571     31.630     33.063      26.65    2.69

     TURKEY     23.627     29.278      6.058      7.969     31.54    23.914     30.073     29.623     31.188      30.42    2.54

     KOR REP    34.286     30.392      7.302      6.559    -10.18    31.298     30.037     29.501     29.648      -5.27    2.41

     U KING     28.687     21.850      6.455      6.781      5.04    27.181     22.539     22.895     22.175     -18.42    1.80

     NETHLDS    15.846     17.509      2.832      5.807    105.02    14.765     18.558     19.800     20.484      38.73    1.67

     THAILND    17.761     19.707      4.442      4.431     -0.25    18.138     19.475     18.907     19.696       8.59    1.60

     BRAZIL     13.547     22.045      7.260      4.839    -33.34    19.454     21.195     20.419     19.624       0.88    1.60

     POLAND     17.403     17.826      4.630      3.940    -14.91    17.748     17.305     17.522     17.136      -3.45    1.39

     SWEDEN     13.365     13.378      3.195      2.822    -11.66    13.444     13.494     12.929     13.005      -3.26    1.06

     CZECH       4.688     10.683      2.134      2.006     -5.98     5.669     10.964     10.849     10.556      86.21    0.86

     AUSTRAL     1.509      7.238      1.409      2.893    105.28     2.718      8.575      8.492      8.722     220.89    0.71

     SPAIN       7.506      8.258      2.358      1.362    -42.23     6.607      8.357      8.130      7.262       9.90    0.59

     BELGIUM     6.389      6.157      0.998      1.488     49.13     5.480      6.205      6.223      6.647      21.30    0.54

     DENMARK     6.547      5.772      0.779      1.217     56.21     5.382      5.804      5.996      6.210      15.38    0.51

     SLOVENI     5.494      5.333      0.944      0.679    -28.11     5.358      5.223      4.862      5.067      -5.44    0.41

     FINLAND     5.665      3.432      0.817      1.597     95.45     5.583      3.309      3.341      4.212     -24.55    0.34

     IRELAND     5.490      4.459      1.227      0.587    -52.19     5.314      4.460      4.460      3.819     -28.15    0.31

     S ARAB      0.870      2.036      0.506      1.617    219.59     1.205      3.223      3.563      3.146     161.12    0.26

     INDNSIA     2.499      2.909      0.884      0.649    -26.61     2.761      2.823      2.856      2.674      -3.15    0.22

     HG KONG     2.376      2.123      0.765      0.361    -52.83     2.439      2.075      1.887      1.719     -29.54    0.14

     SWITZLD     1.698      1.471      0.428      0.516     20.45     1.800      1.484      1.672      1.559     -13.39    0.13

     AUSTRIA     0.608      1.299      0.240      0.241      0.46     0.662      1.363      1.326      1.300      96.51    0.11

     HUNGARY     3.356      1.862      0.866      0.144    -83.41     4.127      1.790      1.447      1.140     -72.38    0.09

     GREECE      0.333      0.785      0.122      0.359    192.79     0.419      0.959      0.959      1.021     143.85    0.08

     DOM REP     0.804      0.747      0.116      0.211     81.94     0.761      0.743      0.787      0.842      10.67    0.07

     MCDONIA     0.329      0.577      0.104      0.110      5.56     0.367      0.598      0.599      0.583      58.97    0.05

     PERU        0.163      0.428      0.000      0.000       *       0.163      0.428      0.428      0.428     162.43    0.03

     COLOMB      0.152      0.390      0.000      0.031       *       0.111      0.419      0.419      0.420     277.26    0.03

     VIETNAM     0.464      0.413      0.162      0.158     -2.53     0.471      0.357      0.388      0.409     -13.27    0.03

     MALAYSA     0.467      0.612      0.322      0.099    -69.38     0.693      0.369      0.368      0.388     -43.98    0.03

     TOKELAU     0.037      0.365      0.000      0.008       *       0.000      0.365      0.373      0.373        *      0.03

     PAKISTN     0.029      0.268      0.009      0.074    709.95     0.035      0.268      0.262      0.333     864.22    0.03

     REP SAF     1.153      0.578      0.385      0.097    -74.83     1.010      0.313      0.213      0.289     -71.38    0.02


     _WTO     1120.596   1213.141    287.825    303.306      5.38  1137.688   1217.947   1213.749   1228.623       7.99   99.96

     _OECD     546.793    560.032    132.459    145.419      9.78   534.511    567.991    568.676    572.992       7.20   46.62

     _EU27     372.267    382.380     90.938     99.396      9.30   366.640    387.785    388.983    390.839       6.60   31.80

     _EU28     372.267    382.380     90.938     99.396      9.30   366.640    387.785    388.983    390.839       6.60   31.80

     _W HEMI   215.384    218.211     52.666     49.984     -5.09   217.156    216.232    215.399    215.529      -0.75   17.54

     _NAFTA    200.369    194.345     45.237     44.816     -0.93   196.380    193.194    193.092    193.923      -1.25   15.78

     _ASEAN     21.355     24.099      5.968      5.351    -10.35    22.341     23.443     22.842     23.481       5.10    1.91

     _CAFTA      1.064      0.976      0.159      0.273     71.42     0.980      0.952      0.997      1.089      11.20    0.09

     _SUB-SAH    1.153      0.644      0.385      0.097    -74.83     1.010      0.379      0.279      0.355     -64.85    0.03