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                                          |                                     |                                 June 28, 2013
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  5/2013 Data     |
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                                           Category 201:  SPECIALTY YARNS
                                         Data in Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  5/2013
   Country      2011       2012       5/2012     5/2013  % Change    5/2012     3/2013     4/2013     5/2013   % Change % Share


     WORLD     243.815    243.037    110.278    102.721     -6.85   249.244    236.075    234.876    235.480      -5.52  100.00

     MEXICO     54.263     51.239     21.494     23.424      8.98    52.145     52.180     52.806     53.169       1.96   22.58

     CHINA P    24.226     31.102     10.967     12.362     12.72    27.260     31.912     32.462     32.497      19.21   13.80

     CHINA T    37.012     32.724     15.657      8.439    -46.10    39.921     26.405     24.382     25.506     -36.11   10.83

     PORTUGL    14.585     18.420     12.547     15.880     26.57    16.543     21.866     22.433     21.753      31.50    9.24

     FRANCE     14.011     13.653      5.651      5.727      1.33    14.715     13.671     13.565     13.729      -6.70    5.83

     JAPAN      13.723     16.228      7.151      4.091    -42.80    16.045     13.952     13.961     13.167     -17.94    5.59

     CANADA     10.115     10.950      4.108      3.334    -18.85     9.996      9.820     10.224     10.175       1.79    4.32

     ITALY       7.387      9.186      4.263      4.531      6.29     8.957      9.400      9.325      9.454       5.55    4.01

     COLOMB      6.785      8.182      3.650      2.585    -29.19     8.096      7.541      7.247      7.116     -12.11    3.02

     INDIA       5.505      6.367      2.417      2.856     18.14     6.015      6.720      6.949      6.805      13.13    2.89

     TURKEY      7.244      5.093      2.422      2.678     10.58     5.965      5.259      5.310      5.349     -10.33    2.27

     VIETNAM     5.134      5.607      2.550      2.056    -19.40     5.698      5.320      5.047      5.113     -10.27    2.17

     KOR REP     5.491      5.362      1.989      1.655    -16.79     5.588      5.095      4.881      5.029     -10.02    2.14

     PHIL R      0.405      2.951      1.214      1.282      5.54     1.568      3.016      2.788      3.018      92.46    1.28

     INDNSIA     0.367      1.506      0.339      1.585    367.87     0.415      2.324      2.438      2.752     563.89    1.17

     GUATMAL     1.163      3.056      1.665      1.358    -18.47     2.236      2.896      2.875      2.748      22.89    1.17

     GERMANY     4.192      3.193      1.428      0.919    -35.66     4.066      2.626      2.657      2.684     -33.99    1.14

     THAILND     5.269      3.723      1.954      0.903    -53.79     5.320      3.054      2.861      2.672     -49.77    1.13

     N ZEAL      1.703      1.612      1.166      1.609     37.92     1.409      2.135      2.093      2.054      45.82    0.87

     C RICA      4.474      2.979      2.547      1.065    -58.20     3.520      1.789      1.646      1.496     -57.49    0.64

     ROMANIA     0.786      1.262      0.520      0.389    -25.20     1.118      1.116      1.087      1.131       1.23    0.48

     BRAZIL      0.994      1.190      0.516      0.362    -29.81     1.073      0.997      0.979      1.037      -3.37    0.44

     AUSTRAL     0.508      0.320      0.269      0.807    200.28     0.310      0.488      0.638      0.858     176.80    0.36

     CZECH       0.950      0.861      0.380      0.338    -11.13     0.978      0.742      0.713      0.819     -16.27    0.35

     ISRAEL      0.679      0.791      0.672      0.685      1.99     0.683      0.812      0.752      0.804      17.81    0.34

     LATVIA      0.433      0.444      0.233      0.100    -57.34     0.528      0.339      0.310      0.310     -41.35    0.13

     HONDURA     0.234      0.247      0.103      0.127     23.58     0.243      0.277      0.269      0.271      11.48    0.12

     ARAB EM    10.824      0.104      0.101      0.022    -78.42     3.107      0.017      0.016      0.025     -99.21    0.01


     _WTO      243.812    243.037    110.278    102.721     -6.85   249.244    236.075    234.876    235.480      -5.52  100.00

     _W HEMI    78.584     78.399     34.430     32.546     -5.47    78.045     75.984     76.604     76.516      -1.96   32.49

     _OECD      70.433     72.044     35.950     38.551      7.23    72.960     74.212     74.731     74.644       2.31   31.70

     _NAFTA     64.377     62.188     25.602     26.758      4.51    62.141     62.000     63.030     63.344       1.93   26.90

     _EU        46.229     50.290     26.723     28.920      8.22    50.992     52.703     52.849     52.486       2.93   22.29

     _ASEAN     11.345     14.010      6.116      5.842     -4.47    13.164     13.910     13.325     13.736       4.35    5.83

     _CAFTA      5.875      6.285      4.319      2.550    -40.97     6.006      4.964      4.790      4.516     -24.81    1.92