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                                          |                                     |                               January 3, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 11/2016 Data     |
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                                           Category 600:  TEXTURED FILAMENT YARN
                                             Data in Kg.,  6.50 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     85438131  84331270   78269693   75019661     -4.15  84995538   80401737   80405647   81081238      -4.61  100.00

     CHINA P   13808651  17432803   16203934   17050551      5.22  17478377   17979014   17973713   18279420       4.58   22.54

     CANADA    15346727  11298605   10209096   11926445     16.82  11165507   12988815   13009740   13015954      16.57   16.05

     MEXICO    18974151  14224939   13142436   11027367    -16.09  14110255   11692452   11631317   12109870     -14.18   14.94

     INDIA      9036460  12443225   11918077   10363594    -13.04  12581063   11150220   11126017   10888742     -13.45   13.43

     INDNSIA    5217839   7548659    6881794    6303771     -8.40   7392645    6886393    6904547    6970636      -5.71    8.60

     MALAYSA    4790841   5811406    5554715    5042204     -9.23   5913651    5597034    5463815    5298895     -10.40    6.54

     CHINA T    4983436   4182952    3935047    3207471    -18.49   4424770    3306687    3486293    3455376     -21.91    4.26

     THAILND    2515940   2167333    1987211    2092058      5.28   2236092    2249296    2284742    2272180       1.61    2.80

     KOR REP    1905322   2067450    1899983    1948889      2.57   2107619    2054178    2088574    2116356       0.41    2.61

     FRANCE      719059   1311744    1194352    1339333     12.14   1403465    1438492    1429594    1456725       3.79    1.80

     TURKEY      893439      8672       7823    1007948  12784.42      9033     951660     971558    1008797   11067.91    1.24

     SPAIN       266822    565040     501003     646409     29.02    546484     687054     693135     710446      30.00    0.88

     EGYPT       311430    200071     153005     616112    302.67    193505     653380     685691     663178     242.72    0.82

     ITALY      3980757   2124052    2008689     547330    -72.75   2509509     705926     623585     662693     -73.59    0.82

     JAPAN       262103    163595      32289     271228    740.00     33228     419680     398669     402534    1111.43    0.50

     BELGIUM     129911    387627     358304     287827    -19.67    360081     322580     311056     317150     -11.92    0.39

     SLOVENI     351051    299718     273911     267923     -2.19    303350     313044     300084     293730      -3.17    0.36

     UKRAINE          0      7976       7976     271020   3297.94      7976     155701     229641     271020    3297.94    0.33

     GERMANY    1133003   1269314    1239058     219982    -82.25   1379586     261774     231188     250238     -81.86    0.31

     SALVADR     443151    465976     442456     210805    -52.36    491708     278278     259330     234325     -52.34    0.29


     _WTO      85438131  84330260   78269693   75019661     -4.15  84995538   80400727   80404637   81080228      -4.61  100.00

     _W HEMI   34830734  26048648   23849184   23221138     -2.63  25837635   25027083   24965988   25420602      -1.61   31.35

     _NAFTA    34320878  25523544   23351532   22953812     -1.70  25275762   24681267   24641057   25125824      -0.59   30.99

     _OECD     24480868  19076100   17460183   18051168      3.38  19536182   19445113   19392848   19667085       0.67   24.26

     _ASEAN    12546520  15550501   14445828   13467567     -6.77  15564723   14743373   14666620   14572240      -6.38   17.97

     _EU27      6722729   6081494    5679794    3374581    -40.59   6607352    3820298    3679081    3776281     -42.85    4.66

     _EU28      6722729   6081494    5679794    3374581    -40.59   6607352    3820298    3679081    3776281     -42.85    4.66

     _CAFTA      484269    506483     479031     238957    -50.12    531934     311823     290909     266409     -49.92    0.33