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                                          |                                     |                               January 3, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 11/2016 Data     |
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                                           Category 603:  YARN > 85% ARTIFICIAL STAPLE FIBER
                                             Data in Kg.,  6.30 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     15292197  17566867   16771599   14764794    -11.97  17979246   15546764   15081660   15560062     -13.46  100.00

     INDNSIA    8388813   9896794    9611538    8512421    -11.44  10190430    8590063    8344355    8797677     -13.67   56.54

     CHINA P    1864963   2279911    2089064    1852048    -11.35   2225778    2041074    1995835    2042895      -8.22   13.13

     INDIA      1966207   2417326    2286266    1706519    -25.36   2425004    1859892    1806213    1837579     -24.22   11.81

     KOR REP    1080308   1186354    1102789    1396291     26.61   1279771    1628376    1521252    1479856      15.63    9.51

     SPAIN       245103    296040     264501     529427    100.16    277092     577247     560966     560966     102.45    3.61

     THAILND     704819    796261     739240     291482    -60.57    814789     386476     367494     348503     -57.23    2.24

     VIETNAM     552489    291231     291231     138172    -52.56    311813     129845     138172     138172     -55.69    0.89


     _WTO      15292197  17566867   16771599   14764794    -11.97  17979246   15546764   15081660   15560062     -13.46  100.00

     _ASEAN     9653325  11003156   10660879    8942075    -16.12  11335902    9106384    8850021    9284352     -18.10   59.67

     _OECD      1634335   1825551    1698424    2238945     31.82   1913954    2502308    2400695    2366072      23.62   15.21

     _EU27       330180    465484     424313     743295     75.18    440601     777568     765950     784466      78.04    5.04

     _EU28       330180    465484     424313     743295     75.18    440601     777568     765950     784466      78.04    5.04