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                                          |                                     |                                 June 28, 2013
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  5/2013 Data     |
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                                           Category 620:  OTHER SYNTHETIC FILAMENT FABRIC
                                         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     501.675    524.965    218.152    217.609     -0.25   519.442    527.688    526.299    524.422       0.96  100.00

     INDIA      93.350    103.560     43.190     43.582      0.91    98.514    103.718    104.011    103.952       5.52   19.82

     CHINA P    99.692     98.227     40.503     37.557     -7.27   103.969     98.233     95.589     95.281      -8.36   18.17

     CANADA     65.261     59.718     26.786     21.002    -21.59    64.581     57.222     55.670     53.934     -16.49   10.28

     ARAB EM    27.143     36.462     15.043     14.869     -1.15    32.218     37.616     37.833     36.289      12.63    6.92

     CHINA T    32.363     34.941     13.615     14.761      8.42    33.264     36.174     35.782     36.087       8.48    6.88

     S ARAB     27.124     31.328     12.627     12.705      0.62    29.249     31.388     32.792     31.406       7.38    5.99

     TURKEY     29.656     27.422     11.043     12.605     14.14    28.964     28.254     28.864     28.984       0.07    5.53

     KOR REP    18.951     20.453      7.128      8.913     25.03    17.907     21.462     22.494     22.237      24.18    4.24

     JAPAN      12.529     14.888      6.251      6.478      3.64    13.167     15.372     15.395     15.116      14.80    2.88

     U KING      9.984     12.688      5.246      3.712    -29.24    10.683     11.675     11.541     11.154       4.40    2.13

     MEXICO     10.369     10.510      4.321      4.709      8.99    11.194     10.413     10.720     10.898      -2.65    2.08

     THAILND     7.028      6.783      3.219      6.997    117.41     6.832      7.153      6.717     10.562      54.61    2.01

     VIETNAM     7.780      9.414      4.441      5.163     16.28     9.533      9.903     10.053     10.137       6.34    1.93

     GERMANY     6.243      8.554      3.559      4.427     24.40     6.986      8.835      8.960      9.422      34.86    1.80

     BELGIUM     7.167      8.139      3.506      3.896     11.12     7.598      8.485      8.275      8.529      12.25    1.63

     ITALY       8.556      7.898      2.741      3.025     10.36     7.430      8.147      8.365      8.182      10.12    1.56

     GREECE     10.768      7.369      3.626      2.982    -17.77    10.603      7.836      7.119      6.725     -36.58    1.28

     REP SAF     3.080      4.724      1.674      1.714      2.37     3.898      4.758      4.811      4.764      22.21    0.91

     NETHLDS     6.099      4.834      2.782      1.975    -29.02     5.663      4.388      4.486      4.027     -28.88    0.77

     MALAYSA     3.701      3.015      1.368      1.085    -20.69     3.430      2.916      2.873      2.732     -20.35    0.52

     HUNGARY     1.315      1.899      0.264      0.000   -100.00     1.435      1.847      1.847      1.635      13.95    0.31

     GUATMAL     0.591      0.695      0.252      0.439     73.92     0.567      0.815      0.901      0.882      55.60    0.17

     INDNSIA     1.059      0.665      0.287      0.342     19.43     0.824      0.696      0.708      0.720     -12.59    0.14

     BRAZIL      1.261      0.522      0.353      0.284    -19.56     0.962      0.340      0.509      0.453     -52.95    0.09


     _WTO      501.570    524.856    218.060    217.609     -0.21   519.297    527.670    526.281    524.405       0.98  100.00

     _OECD     171.648    165.565     69.486     65.428     -5.84   169.150    164.330    163.856    161.506      -4.52   30.80

     _W HEMI    78.668     72.843     32.301     27.029    -16.32    78.340     70.257     69.163     67.571     -13.75   12.88

     _NAFTA     75.630     70.228     31.106     25.711    -17.35    75.775     67.635     66.390     64.832     -14.44   12.36

     _EU        54.798     56.001     23.403     22.051     -5.78    55.127     55.902     55.236     54.648      -0.87   10.42

     _ASEAN     19.626     19.937      9.336     13.596     45.62    20.647     20.712     20.397     24.196      17.19    4.61

     _SUB-SAH    3.085      4.750      1.675      1.714      2.34     3.901      4.784      4.836      4.789      22.76    0.91

     _CAFTA      1.123      1.286      0.449      0.645     43.79     0.982      1.438      1.545      1.482      50.88    0.28