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                                           Category 223:  NON-WOVEN FABRICS
                                             Data in Kg., 14.00 M2 per Kg.. 

                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    251557016 284298503  259411935  295241494     13.81 279924470  318034971  319540920  320128062      14.36  100.00

     CHINA P   77647310  91559034   83396886   91097276      9.23  90059986   96670532   98285106   99259424      10.21   31.01

     CANADA    22337838  26296553   24393195   24132185     -1.07  26061324   26753950   26368236   26035543      -0.10    8.13

     GERMANY   20535788  23984243   22338665   23371020      4.62  24154305   24924251   24761163   25016598       3.57    7.81

     INDIA     13576115  16992398   15133649   22558101     49.06  16314460   24223459   24576195   24416850      49.66    7.63

     ISRAEL    21432717  17145959   15602980   15228206     -2.40  17116248   17638193   16885520   16771185      -2.02    5.24

     TURKEY     7839420  11147349   10475924   13860863     32.31  11055231   14464723   14664831   14532288      31.45    4.54

     MEXICO    18779563  11823573   10920910   13343024     22.18  12224846   13253459   13923840   14245687      16.53    4.45

     ITALY      6618208  13672146   12027483   12002857     -0.20  12436276   13701389   13803672   13647520       9.74    4.26

     CHINA T    8437050   9173187    8522329   10209380     19.80   9311031   10264581   10290555   10860238      16.64    3.39

     JAPAN      7775163   8336801    7597391    7887973      3.82   8381372    8646834    8689259    8627383       2.94    2.69

     LUXMBRG    5113690   6983450    5892941    7247596     22.99   6450827    8871329    8802494    8338105      29.26    2.60

     RUSSIA           0   2096157    1543953    7086327    358.97   1543953    8141339    7954510    7638531     394.74    2.39

     FRANCE     8461862   6625649    6160347    6142984     -0.28   6735773    6653803    6598328    6608286      -1.89    2.06

     S ARAB     1014953   3471814    3191711    5162065     61.73   3229439    5245861    5457744    5442168      68.52    1.70

     POLAND     4229676   4119165    3645407    4514258     23.83   3885055    4927471    4987988    4988016      28.39    1.56

     THAILND    3469593   3646773    3290015    4405466     33.90   3629784    4529911    4574821    4762224      31.20    1.49

     KOR REP    3314623   3613931    3346044    4425325     32.26   3541173    4572999    4615002    4693212      32.53    1.47

     BRAZIL     4675165   4497200    4100878    4018526     -2.01   4488148    4841586    4623886    4414848      -1.63    1.38

     NETHLDS    2142643   3463134    3356942    3537267      5.37   3769346    3382103    3566735    3643459      -3.34    1.14

     CZECH      2306961   1982923    1858086    2834634     52.56   2087130    2708945    2799113    2959471      41.80    0.92

     SPAIN      1841050   1449433    1253227    1879402     49.97   1402394    2220014    2044847    2075608      48.00    0.65

     AUSTRAL    1136300   1686478    1509892    1154768    -23.52   1597684    1409791    1380236    1331354     -16.67    0.42

     U KING     1008461   1076806    1017561    1161886     14.18   1095438    1253888    1221227    1221131      11.47    0.38

     SWEDEN     1153412   1334710    1251102    1122204    -10.30   1365835    1478964    1262149    1205812     -11.72    0.38

     INDNSIA     929711    845713     795096     863145      8.56    842731     856862     865822     913762       8.43    0.29

     SLOVENI     515112    711060     558182     668924     19.84    593002     751732     763679     821802      38.58    0.26

     FINLAND     411684    493744     477326     714151     49.61    484658     726030     713869     730569      50.74    0.23

     HG KONG     580175    456897     442997     643301     45.22    480744     716581     661204     657201      36.70    0.21

     BELGIUM     645077    668415     645418     540536    -16.25    756872     448132     531227     563533     -25.54    0.18

     COLOMB       77838     46439      43443     503249   1058.41     48568     509839     504828     506245     942.34    0.16

     GREECE      282669    306126     284742     365520     28.37    284742     346729     419207     386904      35.88    0.12

     PERU        138320    159569     117379     300111    155.68    117379     378046     455760     342301     191.62    0.11

     AUSTRIA     339326    640089     635400     325445    -48.78    645235     322847     336109     330134     -48.84    0.10

     DENMARK     458995    577149     513645     235411    -54.17    531087     342294     319299     298915     -43.72    0.09

     DOM REP     400804    365086     345486     265886    -23.04    393271     331854     311765     285486     -27.41    0.09

     IRELAND     289879    247294     208883     232046     11.09    208884     247209     247414     270457      29.48    0.08

     REP SAF     161699    144773     133014     190241     43.02    150595     217170     212939     202000      34.13    0.06

     SWITZLD     135338    222786     210920     184176    -12.68    214840     160132     192175     196042      -8.75    0.06

     VENEZ            0     41953      31072      94278    203.42     31072      75342     105159     105159     238.44    0.03

     MCDONIA      97270     48885      43379      88527    104.08     59508      83286      88732      94033      58.02    0.03

     HUNGARY     217449     89907      85048      82406     -3.11     97061      74000      78359      87265     -10.09    0.03

     NORWAY       18079     20686       8379      62074    640.83     15403      60064      66597      74381     382.90    0.02

     PAKISTN     197045     89825      81648      61874    -24.22     83740      88294      71266      70051     -16.35    0.02

     VIETNAM     113350     94218      94218      67739    -28.10    102746      67216      68957      67739     -34.07    0.02

     MALAYSA     316699   1377274    1377274      61664    -95.52   1377274      71160      79130      61664     -95.52    0.02

     EGYPT        26235    146968     146968      43856    -70.16    146968      43818      43544      43856     -70.16    0.01

     PHIL R       42210     64553      64553       1451    -97.75     64652      37630        454       1451     -97.76    0.00


     _WTO     251434617 284287459  259403101  295227653     13.81 279915636  318028715  319532267  320112011      14.36   99.99

     _OECD     90839668 110745561  101639966  110150874      8.37 108919962  120081161  119805331  119256469       9.49   37.25

     _EU27     56587423  68464786   62249742   67034158      7.69  67024736   73441141   73311255   73249202       9.29   22.88

     _EU28     56587423  68464786   62249742   67034158      7.69  67024736   73441141   73311255   73249202       9.29   22.88

     _W HEMI   46457134  43323033   40039251   42758677      6.79  43465360   46251904   46388181   46042459       5.93   14.38

     _NAFTA    41117401  38120126   35314105   37475209      6.12  38286170   40007409   40292076   40281230       5.21   12.58

     _ASEAN     4872865   6028869    5621425    5406351     -3.83   6017456    5569779    5596184    5813795      -3.38    1.82

     _CAFTA      444369    452432     427688     350407    -18.07    489337     422157     388947     375151     -23.33    0.12

     _SUB-SAHA   168185    144779     133020     190243     43.02    150601     217172     212941     202002      34.13    0.06