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                                          |                                     |                               January 3, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 11/2016 Data     |
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                                           Category 618:  WOVEN ARTIFICIAL FILAMENT FAB.
                                             Data in M2.,  1.00 M2 per M2.. 

                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     20442475  23172174   22092495   18023412    -18.42  24420607   18813252   18355315   19103091     -21.77  100.00

     KOR REP    6827103   9722903    9459896    8807696     -6.89  10353128    8437807    8184487    9070703     -12.39   47.48

     CHINA P    6039965   5980319    5446813    3840462    -29.49   6243021    4471260    4338674    4373968     -29.94   22.90

     CANADA     4629303   3829842    3696751    2807002    -24.07   4032973    3111478    3067099    2940093     -27.10   15.39

     ITALY      1290821   1200523    1136582    1111251     -2.23   1317982    1144972    1142725    1175192     -10.83    6.15

     JAPAN       665969    891454     862258     822958     -4.56    917785     882667     891985     852154      -7.15    4.46

     INDIA       455809    863311     835510     241937    -71.04    871429     374138     310679     269738     -69.05    1.41


     _WTO      20390505  23172174   22092495   18023313    -18.42  24420607   18813153   18355216   19102992     -21.78  100.00

     _OECD     12997003  14917385   14443133   12875976    -10.85  15868627   12844982   12552018   13350228     -15.87   69.89

     _W HEMI    4689280   3957852    3823898    2905733    -24.01   4166294    3220284    3172172    3039687     -27.04   15.91

     _NAFTA     4629480   3844087    3710133    2842024    -23.40   4046355    3156133    3106182    2975978     -26.45   15.58

     _EU27      1497512   1320289    1246295    1236087     -0.82   1437329    1269399    1277935    1310081      -8.85    6.86

     _EU28      1497512   1320289    1246295    1236087     -0.82   1437329    1269399    1277935    1310081      -8.85    6.86