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                                          |                                     |                               January 3, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 11/2016 Data     |
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                                           Category 604:  YARN > 85% SYNTHETIC STAPLE FIBER
                                             Data in Kg.,  7.60 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     28358637  31092035   29600796   21948039    -25.85  31967152   24074333   23503240   23439278     -26.68  100.00

     INDNSIA   13680942  15743829   15089339   10256800    -32.03  16138748   11313928   10926100   10911290     -32.39   46.55

     INDIA      3972182   5355065    5035840    5492157      9.06   5445769    6050157    5924847    5811382       6.71   24.79

     CHINA P    4655202   4418534    4205045    2233004    -46.90   4579359    2456766    2393462    2446493     -46.58   10.44

     CANADA     1165693    905854     835569     787580     -5.74    908692     841009     855131     857865      -5.59    3.66

     TURKEY      946033    792607     770882     727563     -5.62    879069     678240     732447     749288     -14.76    3.20

     ROMANIA     148802    557344     536085     460285    -14.14    546667     482324     470951     481544     -11.91    2.05

     THAILND     184965    306157     259870     400193     54.00    266309     483443     453494     446480      67.65    1.90

     VIETNAM    1974808   1125776    1117601     432684    -61.28   1299789     402333     429726     440859     -66.08    1.88

     SPAIN       274040    539602     513217     315309    -38.56    539713     312585     306127     341694     -36.69    1.46

     PHIL R      751950    604382     586976     186316    -68.26    633673     248502     239240     203722     -67.85    0.87

     ITALY        50894     58535      40160     158838    295.51     40214     204621     179240     177213     340.67    0.76

     GERMANY      78091     52568      52568     114672    118.14     65095      99982     107887     114672      76.16    0.49

     MEXICO      179965    117466     115410     111281     -3.58    146026     107743     104748     113337     -22.39    0.48


     _WTO      28358637  31092035   29600796   21948039    -25.85  31967152   24074333   23503240   23439278     -26.68  100.00

     _ASEAN    16592665  17802179   17075821   11275993    -33.97  18360554   12448206   12048560   12002351     -34.63   51.21

     _OECD      2694007   2650116    2486710    2232404    -10.23   2729577    2324388    2365713    2395810     -12.23   10.22

     _EU27       628628   1449438    1357932    1113332    -18.01   1408722    1228123    1176951    1204838     -14.47    5.14

     _EU28       628628   1449438    1357932    1113332    -18.01   1408722    1228123    1176951    1204838     -14.47    5.14

     _W HEMI    1346940   1023948     951607     899706     -5.45   1055346     949597     960724     972047      -7.89    4.15

     _NAFTA     1345658   1023320     950979     898861     -5.48   1054718     948752     959879     971202      -7.92    4.14