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                                          |                                     |                                April 30, 2015
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  3/2015 Data     |
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                                           Category  60:  MAN-MADE FIBER PRODUCTS
                                                    Data in Million $$$

                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   46686.075  50344.602  10991.286  12313.131     12.03 47410.156  50393.515  50593.700  51666.447       8.98  100.00

     CHINA P 21744.992  23191.856   4606.000   5274.319     14.51 21982.938  23107.567  23209.599  23860.175       8.54   46.18

     VIETNAM  4338.067   5174.080   1134.546   1351.566     19.13  4534.119   5190.532   5217.278   5391.100      18.90   10.43

     INDNSIA  2274.932   2318.915    608.499    631.729      3.82  2277.479   2317.129   2324.304   2342.145       2.84    4.53

     MEXICO   1943.992   2068.167    495.506    529.491      6.86  1977.822   2071.288   2088.122   2102.152       6.29    4.07

     INDIA    1215.502   1483.389    367.419    440.577     19.91  1287.720   1505.432   1524.158   1556.546      20.88    3.01

     HONDURA  1086.634   1184.468    260.318    281.596      8.17  1121.778   1187.411   1190.231   1205.745       7.49    2.33

     CANADA   1076.873   1066.450    252.855    250.706     -0.85  1054.219   1067.958   1066.424   1064.301       0.96    2.06

     BNGLDSH   964.550   1009.237    244.595    294.162     20.26   970.135   1006.613   1028.659   1058.804       9.14    2.05

     CAMBOD    952.922    929.062    248.900    254.770      2.36   955.523    932.138    920.062    934.931      -2.16    1.81

     SALVADR   777.916    813.411    159.298    197.355     23.89   775.025    828.462    840.290    851.468       9.86    1.65

     JORDAN    697.762    798.859    173.646    211.110     21.57   717.284    810.752    821.354    836.323      16.60    1.62

     SRI LKA   676.169    757.277    185.397    247.537     33.52   688.335    786.070    788.345    819.417      19.04    1.59

     CHINA T   712.400    726.421    169.591    172.411      1.66   722.276    716.429    717.295    729.240       0.96    1.41

     THAILND   686.345    697.047    164.542    177.314      7.76   686.354    702.360    701.601    709.820       3.42    1.37

     KOR REP   643.719    660.057    148.959    160.307      7.62   641.840    660.549    656.858    671.405       4.61    1.30

     TURKEY    534.971    621.234    145.285    165.771     14.10   550.139    629.469    628.249    641.720      16.65    1.24

     PHIL R    636.491    627.109    155.190    160.776      3.60   640.535    625.961    625.337    632.695      -1.22    1.22

     ITALY     555.901    580.957    141.227    143.316      1.48   566.584    585.231    581.308    583.046       2.91    1.13

     EGYPT     445.466    514.184    122.625    149.857     22.21   454.508    525.337    532.918    541.416      19.12    1.05

     GUATMAL   472.143    524.250    116.194    131.498     13.17   486.782    532.597    532.954    539.554      10.84    1.04

     NICARAG   448.694    494.771    110.446     94.701    -14.26   462.765    485.931    478.751    479.025       3.51    0.93

     DOM REP   304.587    309.646     64.510     70.870      9.86   302.264    310.117    313.261    316.006       4.55    0.61

     GERMANY   275.483    312.948     71.898     71.423     -0.66   285.049    312.009    313.390    312.473       9.62    0.60

     JAPAN     317.326    305.330     77.275     71.141     -7.94   317.825    305.991    300.166    299.195      -5.86    0.58

     PAKISTN   229.068    265.965     60.070     64.697      7.70   234.992    265.153    267.877    270.592      15.15    0.52

     KENYA     157.260    202.951     43.984     51.872     17.93   163.810    207.717    211.361    210.839      28.71    0.41

     HAITI     165.748    202.668     40.830     48.786     19.48   169.610    207.246    209.799    210.624      24.18    0.41

     ISRAEL    202.960    204.491     57.080     58.652      2.75   209.407    207.276    202.697    206.063      -1.60    0.40

     MALAYSA   180.744    169.193     40.243     41.365      2.79   175.890    169.495    168.155    170.315      -3.17    0.33

     LESOTHO   180.249    176.531     51.477     41.774    -18.85   184.121    175.864    173.570    166.828      -9.39    0.32

     FRANCE    172.063    170.779     47.097     42.252    -10.29   173.147    171.801    169.669    165.933      -4.17    0.32

     COLOMB    117.267    121.541     26.822     30.910     15.24   117.146    123.035    124.137    125.630       7.24    0.24

     U KING    105.274    114.241     25.404     30.264     19.13   104.176    115.944    118.226    119.101      14.33    0.23

     BELGIUM   100.253    107.804     31.015     26.313    -15.16   105.271    107.433    106.071    103.102      -2.06    0.20

     PORTUGL    84.096    101.262     33.082     33.050     -0.10    89.171     98.655    101.157    101.229      13.52    0.20

     PERU       96.839     99.716     27.852     23.903    -14.18   102.710     98.922     98.244     95.767      -6.76    0.19

     BAHRAIN    64.020     90.045     16.695     19.545     17.08    65.239     89.864     90.181     92.896      42.39    0.18

     NETHLDS    75.925     90.559     17.796     17.841      0.26    75.973     91.277     91.454     90.605      19.26    0.18

     HG KONG    70.587     81.709     19.103     19.944      4.41    70.705     81.548     82.682     82.551      16.75    0.16

     MOROC      62.254     77.517     20.134     17.976    -10.72    68.848     78.117     76.908     75.358       9.46    0.15

     ROMANIA    57.088     71.778     14.569     14.742      1.18    61.870     72.105     71.561     71.951      16.29    0.14

     SPAIN      50.778     53.443     13.559     13.870      2.30    50.603     54.043     53.465     53.755       6.23    0.10

     POLAND     37.234     46.807      9.535     10.824     13.52    38.845     46.876     47.493     48.096      23.81    0.09

     ARAB EM    49.703     45.794      9.759     10.326      5.81    46.872     46.744     46.819     46.362      -1.09    0.09

     SWITZLD    42.875     40.403      9.543      9.883      3.56    41.228     40.481     41.088     40.743      -1.18    0.08

     C RICA     41.288     38.897      9.755      9.845      0.92    38.989     39.646     38.398     38.987      -0.01    0.08

     S ARAB     37.232     39.932      9.133      7.644    -16.30    38.030     40.054     41.191     38.443       1.08    0.07

     LUXMBRG    28.643     33.296      7.694     10.796     40.33    27.465     34.731     35.022     36.399      32.53    0.07

     BRAZIL     30.462     38.518     10.955      8.623    -21.29    36.237     37.694     37.156     36.185      -0.14    0.07

     CZECH      20.810     31.870      6.113      9.902     61.98    21.842     33.304     34.534     35.659      63.26    0.07

     BULGAR     40.321     33.996      9.193      8.867     -3.54    41.344     33.621     33.202     33.671     -18.56    0.07

     TUNISIA    27.821     28.201      7.665      8.884     15.90    28.580     28.733     29.155     29.420       2.94    0.06

     SWAZLND    32.978     36.282      9.022      0.076    -99.15    34.756     32.059     30.267     27.336     -21.35    0.05

     AUSTRAL    13.368     23.934      4.491      6.979     55.38    14.694     25.330     25.779     26.421      79.81    0.05

     SWEDEN     21.188     24.306      5.955      4.449    -25.29    23.013     23.508     23.102     22.800      -0.93    0.04

     AUSTRIA    19.085     22.629      5.308      4.880     -8.06    19.007     22.162     22.203     22.202      16.81    0.04

     HUNGARY    18.213     17.233      4.012      4.545     13.30    18.987     17.232     17.594     17.766      -6.43    0.03

     DENMARK    14.601     14.358      2.167      3.520     62.40    12.919     15.112     15.364     15.710      21.60    0.03

     TNZANIA     9.435     14.701      3.379      3.764     11.40    10.725     14.027     13.613     15.086      40.67    0.03

     SLOVENI    16.750     14.879      3.598      2.898    -19.47    16.332     14.338     13.816     14.178     -13.18    0.03

     REP SAF    12.686     12.936      2.469      3.293     33.39    12.004     13.165     13.487     13.760      14.63    0.03

     LATVIA     16.031     14.205      3.486      2.740    -21.40    15.274     14.225     13.394     13.459     -11.88    0.03

     SINGAPR    25.252     14.789      4.030      1.548    -61.59    22.299     13.617     12.938     12.307     -44.81    0.02

     MAURIT      6.581     12.557      2.906      2.403    -17.32     7.991     12.220     11.996     12.053      50.83    0.02

     MADAGAS     9.620     11.323      2.486      2.979     19.80    10.108     11.316     11.580     11.815      16.89    0.02

     BURMA       1.157     10.535      1.511      2.715     79.67     2.665     11.122     11.903     11.739     340.43    0.02

     GREECE      9.928     10.852      2.153      2.485     15.39     9.398     11.357     11.332     11.184      19.00    0.02

     SLOVAK      8.726     10.159      2.489      3.261     31.03     9.129     10.822     10.907     10.932      19.75    0.02

     N ZEAL     11.193     11.424      2.662      2.006    -24.64    11.053     11.320     11.329     10.768      -2.58    0.02

     LITHUAN     8.838      8.893      1.993      2.347     17.74     8.926      9.467      9.411      9.246       3.59    0.02

     ETHIOP      8.156      8.248      2.351      1.920    -18.37     8.542      8.077      8.198      7.816      -8.50    0.02

     BOTSWAN     5.715      8.754      2.409      1.421    -41.02     6.386      8.791      8.367      7.766      21.61    0.02

     IRELAND     7.459      7.590      2.281      1.764    -22.64     8.081      7.377      7.562      7.074     -12.46    0.01

     FINLAND     7.359      5.218      1.239      2.799    125.90     7.272      5.189      5.355      6.778      -6.80    0.01

     LAOS        3.656      6.340      1.375      1.481      7.76     4.490      6.480      6.427      6.446      43.56    0.01

     OMAN        3.720      5.708      1.212      1.833     51.19     4.351      5.889      6.478      6.329      45.47    0.01

     MACAU       5.308      5.048      1.625      1.756      8.03     5.692      5.011      5.299      5.178      -9.02    0.01

     ECUADOR     4.564      4.364      0.711      0.427    -40.03     4.096      4.298      4.403      4.079      -0.42    0.01

     MALAWI      8.330      4.037      1.845      1.362    -26.17     8.728      4.149      3.330      3.555     -59.27    0.01

     ESTONIA     0.943      2.838      0.173      0.245     42.12     1.042      2.775      2.844      2.911     179.37    0.01

     RUSSIA      1.855      2.055      0.169      0.512    203.24     1.759      2.226      2.367      2.398      36.34    0.00

     NORWAY     13.195      1.538      0.119      0.851    612.36     1.171      1.851      2.321      2.269      93.68    0.00

     MALTA       2.861      1.905      0.549      0.083    -84.80     2.428      1.709      1.541      1.440     -40.70    0.00


     _WTO    46667.221  50323.906  10986.399  12308.205     12.03 47390.130  50372.983  50573.011  51645.711       8.98   99.96

     _ASEAN   9101.349   9948.690   2359.238   2623.891     11.22  9301.325   9970.722   9989.873  10213.343       9.81   19.77

     _W HEMI  6576.041   6974.873   1578.056   1679.799      6.45  6658.314   7002.051   7029.361   7076.617       6.28   13.70

     _OECD    3941.110   4171.590    991.498   1030.819      3.97  3951.611   4190.609   4186.761   4210.912       6.56    8.15

     _CAFTA   3131.263   3365.442    720.521    785.865      9.07  3187.603   3384.163   3393.886   3430.785       7.63    6.64

     _NAFTA   3020.865   3134.617    748.361    780.198      4.25  3032.041   3139.246   3154.546   3166.454       4.43    6.13

     _EU28    1759.734   1909.780    464.894    471.355      1.39  1797.334   1917.737   1916.435   1916.241       6.62    3.71

     _EU27    1756.477   1905.440    463.703    469.621      1.28  1793.800   1912.916   1911.592   1911.357       6.55    3.70

     _SUB-SAH  433.156    490.043    122.720    112.032     -8.71   449.188    489.639    488.086    479.355       6.72    0.93

     _CBI      168.984    205.973     41.485     49.100     18.36   172.843    210.367    212.887    213.589      23.57    0.41

     _ANDEAN     4.564      4.364      0.711      0.427    -40.03     4.096      4.298      4.403      4.079      -0.42    0.01