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                                          |                                     |                                 June 28, 2013
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  5/2013 Data     |
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                                           Category 618:  WOVEN ARTIFICIAL FILAMENT FAB.
                                         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      29.392     33.702     15.780     11.151    -29.34    32.558     31.904     30.312     29.073     -10.70  100.00

     KOR REP     6.756      8.314      3.370      2.521    -25.20     6.816      8.396      7.860      7.465       9.52   25.68

     ITALY       5.956      6.804      2.588      2.270    -12.30     6.469      6.592      6.594      6.486       0.25   22.31

     CANADA      5.523      5.343      2.454      2.293     -6.57     5.388      5.533      5.369      5.182      -3.82   17.82

     JAPAN       4.770      4.334      2.164      1.372    -36.61     5.103      3.897      3.679      3.542     -30.59   12.18

     CHINA P     3.417      5.863      4.067      1.196    -70.59     6.128      4.291      3.567      2.992     -51.17   10.29


     _WTO       29.390     33.702     15.780     11.151    -29.34    32.558     31.904     30.312     29.073     -10.70  100.00

     _OECD      19.588     21.806      8.957      7.790    -13.03    19.773     21.899     21.251     20.638       4.37   70.99

     _EU         7.237      7.905      3.080      2.800     -9.11     7.498      7.622      7.669      7.625       1.69   26.23

     _W HEMI     5.663      5.479      2.524      2.368     -6.19     5.523      5.659      5.514      5.322      -3.64   18.31

     _NAFTA      5.558      5.346      2.458      2.293     -6.69     5.404      5.534      5.370      5.182      -4.12   17.82