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                                          |                                     |                               January 3, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 11/2016 Data     |
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                                           Category 606:  NON-TEXTURED FILAMENT YARN
                                             Data in Kg., 20.10 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     48893887  54581873   50180863   52192111      4.01  54716425   55626672   56549184   56593121       3.43  100.00

     KOR REP   15366823  22753079   20821398   21999190      5.66  22817167   23383563   24107217   23930871       4.88   42.29

     CHINA P   16812092  15986544   14635522   15372159      5.03  15902724   17024178   17056076   16723181       5.16   29.55

     TURKEY     4274206   3559975    3363802    4613650     37.16   3707039    4140609    4303423    4809823      29.75    8.50

     GERMANY    1740826   1688150    1559537    1546791     -0.82   1656625    1628001    1640761    1675404       1.13    2.96

     MEXICO     1476426   1369075    1281030    1206799     -5.79   1373746    1160841    1221267    1294844      -5.74    2.29

     LATVIA     1692298   1764774    1746336    1236008    -29.22   1855216    1267709    1173019    1254446     -32.38    2.22

     JAPAN      2021894   1780627    1677870    1148995    -31.52   1800668    1237128    1265373    1251752     -30.48    2.21

     INDIA       559704    747092     639837    1108160     73.19    694737    1197979    1257541    1215415      74.95    2.15

     CANADA     1232981   1084212     992086    1055993      6.44   1067731    1137493    1167295    1148119       7.53    2.03

     CHINA T     914223    438399     395555     538906     36.24    503482     588925     545078     581750      15.55    1.03

     SLOVAK      301710    470144     370159     387657      4.73    400900     556270     544644     487642      21.64    0.86

     NETHLDS     235737    406646     361953     357288     -1.29    396159     400229     440744     401981       1.47    0.71

     ITALY       476014    343819     316766     292675     -7.61    343544     303706     315344     319728      -6.93    0.56

     RUSSIA      302971    432295     413661     200160    -51.61    467460     253652     234947     218794     -53.20    0.39

     COLOMB      456056    506151     467560     172142    -63.18    526000     282385     234400     210733     -59.94    0.37

     ISRAEL      325001    397093     386735     187274    -51.58    406341     226722     211203     197632     -51.36    0.35

     THAILND        823     28398       3658     157582   4207.87      3658     160177     179170     182322    4884.20    0.32

     POLAND       26099     72316      39107      67663     73.02     39107      87708      87708     100872     157.94    0.18

     INDNSIA      52452    117433     108325      74623    -31.11    108325      82612      83026      83731     -22.70    0.15

     VIETNAM      32822     85833      81934      76386     -6.77     86569      80111      80452      80285      -7.26    0.14

     GREECE       85927     84052      84052      68782    -18.17    101227      86124      68782      68782     -32.05    0.12

     U KING       22999     40674      39838      54593     37.04     40616      53486      49311      55429      36.47    0.10

     CZECH        55404     36154      26489      34171     29.00     26489      57076      48593      43836      65.49    0.08

     SPAIN        24296     17280      17280      43287    150.50     17280      40861      40861      43287     150.50    0.08

     FRANCE       13167     60137      44039      22866    -48.08     44677      29039      27175      38964     -12.79    0.07

     PORTUGL      31153     40292      40292      36405     -9.65     42311      43281      42006      36405     -13.96    0.06

     MALAYSA         24     52167      52167      32890    -36.95     52167      32890      32890      32890     -36.95    0.06

     BELGIUM      18960    132406     132406      17395    -86.86    132406      19115        115      17395     -86.86    0.03


     _WTO      48893269  54581873   50180863   52156751      3.94  54716425   55609425   56513824   56557761       3.37   99.94

     _OECD     23641647  30337366   27856956   30238966      8.55  30450441   31438178   32371389   32719376       7.45   57.82

     _EU27      4765442   5182056    4799144    4192080    -12.65   5117447    4603808    4513935    4574992     -10.60    8.08

     _EU28      4765442   5182056    4799144    4192080    -12.65   5117447    4603808    4513935    4574992     -10.60    8.08

     _W HEMI    3195287   2965468    2746104    2439091    -11.18   2993338    2586272    2628125    2658455     -11.19    4.70

     _NAFTA     2709407   2453287    2273116    2262792     -0.45   2441477    2298334    2388562    2442963       0.06    4.32

     _ASEAN       86121    302048     264301     341481     29.20    268936     355790     375538     379228      41.01    0.67