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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 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     315.975    274.334     69.753     66.576     -4.56   302.733    271.994    269.716    271.156     -10.43  100.00

     CANADA    120.131     78.260     21.513     14.789    -31.25   103.755     74.757     71.723     71.537     -31.05   26.38

     MEXICO     53.940     46.789     12.392     11.628     -6.17    52.639     47.413     47.373     46.025     -12.57   16.97

     CHINA P    26.447     32.826      7.026      9.756     38.86    27.917     33.222     33.893     35.556      27.36   13.11

     INDIA      19.269     20.474      5.621      6.703     19.25    20.790     20.222     20.948     21.556       3.68    7.95

     ITALY      24.115     21.966      6.521      5.141    -21.16    26.482     21.796     21.259     20.586     -22.26    7.59

     CHINA T    16.012     14.658      4.280      3.551    -17.02    15.804     14.811     14.704     13.929     -11.86    5.14

     INDNSIA    12.529     11.311      2.219      3.924     76.83    11.825     12.025     12.377     13.016      10.07    4.80

     MALAYSA     8.596      9.620      2.552      1.928    -24.46     9.265      9.491      9.151      8.995      -2.91    3.32

     KOR REP    10.892      8.627      1.881      2.191     16.43     9.424      8.616      8.466      8.936      -5.18    3.30

     THAILND     5.954      6.557      1.012      1.046      3.44     6.048      6.732      6.655      6.592       9.00    2.43

     GERMANY     2.051      5.620      1.161      1.897     63.38     2.641      5.566      5.719      6.356     140.70    2.34

     FRANCE      3.006      3.041      0.339      0.977    188.39     2.256      3.313      3.505      3.679      63.10    1.36

     SLOVENI     3.201      3.505      0.668      0.718      7.41     3.041      3.423      3.430      3.555      16.89    1.31

     SALVADR     0.856      2.068      0.330      0.553     67.47     0.989      2.020      2.225      2.291     131.56    0.84

     SPAIN       0.305      1.488      0.131      0.517    294.69     0.407      1.584      1.697      1.873     360.44    0.69

     TURKEY      3.500      2.978      1.302      0.075    -94.26     4.399      2.424      1.925      1.751     -60.20    0.65

     JAPAN       0.751      1.191      0.219      0.058    -73.73     0.781      1.112      1.035      1.029      31.78    0.38

     EGYPT       0.945      0.774      0.034      0.243    620.00     0.776      0.876      0.932      0.984      26.70    0.36

     BELGIUM     0.968      0.441      0.178      0.353     98.17     1.137      0.457      0.567      0.616     -45.88    0.23


     _WTO      315.942    274.334     69.753     66.576     -4.56   302.700    271.994    269.716    271.156     -10.42  100.00

     _W HEMI   175.028    127.415     34.286     27.067    -21.06   157.537    124.489    121.646    120.196     -23.70   44.33

     _NAFTA    174.071    125.049     33.905     26.417    -22.08   156.395    122.171    119.097    117.562     -24.83   43.36

     _OECD     165.544    122.979     33.128     25.996    -21.53   151.032    119.068    115.374    115.847     -23.30   42.72

     _EU27      34.507     36.991      9.189      9.860      7.31    36.732     37.061     37.063     37.662       2.53   13.89

     _EU28      34.507     36.991      9.189      9.860      7.31    36.732     37.061     37.063     37.662       2.53   13.89

     _ASEAN     27.344     27.533      5.817      6.902     18.65    27.438     28.262     28.198     28.618       4.30   10.55

     _CAFTA      0.948      2.243      0.381      0.597     56.64     1.132      2.196      2.427      2.459     117.28    0.91