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                                          |                                     |                               January 3, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 11/2016 Data     |
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                                           Category  11:  TOTAL YARN IMPORTS
                                                    Data in Million SME

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE 11/2016
   Country      2014       2015      11/2015    11/2016  % Change   11/2015     9/2016    10/2016    11/2016   % Change % Share


     WORLD    2952.408   3151.787   2921.353   2777.378     -4.93  3172.683   3001.762   2998.301   3007.812      -5.20  100.00

     CHINA P   605.472    634.930    585.174    595.622      1.79   635.162    643.015    643.594    645.378       1.61   21.46

     KOR REP   413.561    565.382    517.884    543.091      4.87   566.286    580.918    595.371    590.589       4.29   19.64

     MEXICO    347.256    321.729    300.299    269.660    -10.20   323.524    293.713    290.240    291.090     -10.03    9.68

     INDNSIA   264.591    310.723    294.268    244.911    -16.77   314.000    262.522    256.371    261.366     -16.76    8.69

     INDIA     223.974    255.761    239.500    229.783     -4.06   256.766    246.475    247.245    246.044      -4.18    8.18

     CANADA    180.534    149.584    137.594    149.240      8.46   149.631    160.500    162.151    161.230       7.75    5.36

     TURKEY    156.093    139.509    130.836    146.853     12.24   144.344    139.205    144.614    155.526       7.75    5.17

     CHINA T   164.772    160.526    150.591    139.353     -7.46   167.257    157.348    149.869    149.288     -10.74    4.96

     PORTUGL    69.647     76.729     66.830     54.645    -18.23    74.242     64.669     64.740     64.544     -13.06    2.15

     PAKISTN    45.708     52.833     49.068     44.760     -8.78    52.843     51.235     48.106     48.525      -8.17    1.61

     GERMANY    48.906     48.696     45.497     37.017    -18.64    48.739     39.618     39.693     40.216     -17.49    1.34

     THAILND    46.301     38.939     35.500     36.323      2.32    40.205     40.921     40.475     39.762      -1.10    1.32

     MALAYSA    31.387     39.026     37.358     33.957     -9.10    39.691     37.531     36.672     35.626     -10.24    1.18

     VIETNAM    61.904     51.072     47.283     31.310    -33.78    51.002     36.424     35.927     35.099     -31.18    1.17

     JAPAN      48.426     42.126     38.881     29.163    -25.00    41.901     32.228     32.720     32.407     -22.66    1.08

     LATVIA     34.515     36.013     35.534     25.176    -29.15    37.722     25.921     24.018     25.655     -31.99    0.85

     ITALY      44.139     29.566     27.333     18.005    -34.13    31.743     20.303     19.855     20.238     -36.24    0.67

     SPAIN      13.089     19.264     18.052     18.301      1.38    19.070     19.706     19.230     19.513       2.32    0.65

     FRANCE     12.752     15.088     13.569     12.811     -5.58    15.385     14.154     13.992     14.331      -6.85    0.48

     SLOVAK      6.847     10.225      8.018      8.124      1.31     8.666     11.745     11.507     10.330      19.20    0.34

     POLAND      1.687      5.737      2.615      6.629    153.50     3.274      7.931      7.999      9.751     197.80    0.32

     ISRAEL      9.386     13.790     13.517      9.256    -31.52    14.050     10.199      9.842      9.530     -32.17    0.32

     CZECH       7.320     20.522     19.784      8.651    -56.27    21.019      9.779      9.494      9.388     -55.33    0.31

     NETHLDS     5.577      9.270      8.268      8.033     -2.83     9.005      9.160      9.790      9.036       0.35    0.30

     EGYPT      11.495      6.272      5.431      7.822     44.01     5.949      8.620      8.738      8.663      45.61    0.29

     U KING      6.773      8.431      7.526      7.292     -3.11     7.866      8.735      8.420      8.197       4.21    0.27

     PHIL R     14.547     12.970     12.429      7.015    -43.55    13.553      8.452      7.940      7.557     -44.24    0.25

     ROMANIA     3.382      6.992      6.755      6.289     -6.89     6.951      6.478      6.424      6.526      -6.10    0.22

     C RICA      7.873      5.320      4.582      5.317     16.05     5.749      5.761      6.430      6.055       5.33    0.20

     COLOMB      9.599     11.123     10.205      4.217    -58.67    11.514      6.690      5.671      5.135     -55.40    0.17

     GUATMAL     7.224      5.957      5.933      4.777    -19.48     6.151      5.290      4.914      4.801     -21.94    0.16

     HUNGARY     1.806      3.787      3.669      4.423     20.54     3.832      4.563      4.658      4.541      18.51    0.15

     RUSSIA      6.090      8.689      8.315      4.023    -51.61     9.396      5.098      4.722      4.398     -53.20    0.15

     BELGIUM     2.496      7.113      6.838      3.338    -51.19     6.891      3.721      3.170      3.612     -47.58    0.12

     PERU        3.463      3.382      2.998      3.185      6.25     3.282      3.621      3.696      3.569       8.74    0.12

     HONDURA     6.363      5.497      5.130      3.032    -40.90     5.578      3.611      3.386      3.399     -39.06    0.11

     SLOVENI     2.282      2.071      1.837      1.776     -3.30     2.028      2.184      2.099      2.011      -0.87    0.07

     UKRAINE     0.000      0.052      0.052      1.762   3297.94     0.052      1.012      1.493      1.762    3297.94    0.06

     SALVADR     3.055      3.030      2.877      1.395    -51.50     3.197      1.834      1.711      1.548     -51.57    0.05

     GREECE      1.929      1.950      1.940      1.527    -21.28     2.305      1.906      1.552      1.537     -33.30    0.05


     _WTO     2952.292   3151.382   2921.130   2776.586     -4.95  3172.447   3001.169   2997.328   3006.838      -5.22   99.97

     _OECD     976.768   1104.857   1012.274   1024.349      1.19  1108.040   1088.849   1109.124   1116.932       0.80   37.13

     _W HEMI   566.747    506.607    470.581    441.999     -6.07   510.038    482.180    479.461    478.025      -6.28   15.89

     _NAFTA    527.790    471.313    437.893    418.900     -4.34   473.155    454.213    452.391    452.320      -4.40   15.04

     _ASEAN    419.144    453.639    427.746    353.587    -17.34   459.359    385.921    377.457    379.481     -17.39   12.62

     _EU28     268.528    304.769    277.265    225.199    -18.78   302.125    253.854    249.925    252.703     -16.36    8.40

     _EU27     268.516    304.740    277.236    225.192    -18.77   302.096    253.847    249.918    252.695     -16.35    8.40

     _CAFTA     24.533     19.810     18.529     14.600    -21.20    20.682     16.573     16.519     15.881     -23.21    0.53