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                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
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                                          |       By Category, 11/2016 Data     |
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                                           Category 620:  OTHER SYNTHETIC FILAMENT FABRIC
                                             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    1.47019E9 1.35821E9  1.27097E9  1.18204E9     -7.00 1.37534E9  1.28278E9  1.26768E9  1.26929E9      -7.71  100.00

     INDIA    560315868 493478931  465126350  466486355      0.29 502444395  486061722  486142567  494838936      -1.51   38.99

     CHINA P  202505213 190356687  177901047  160545735     -9.76 189061872  166240427  167221251  173001375      -8.49   13.63

     TURKEY   107116684 138535944  126831053   97587262    -23.06 137530509  128893751  117343239  109292153     -20.53    8.61

     S ARAB   127215830  88089591   82170972   98526372     19.90  95128590  100203879  105657913  104444991       9.79    8.23

     ARAB EM   70874249  80091732   73423653   56599165    -22.91  79135677   69680793   65267221   63267244     -20.05    4.98

     VIETNAM   66895956  62667308   57815002   49232961    -14.84  61733533   56299853   55082256   54085267     -12.39    4.26

     KOR REP   53605192  48665679   46124900   47382695      2.73  49477925   48118886   49373624   49923474       0.90    3.93

     CANADA    43197992  41989600   40181818   42070896      4.70  44066327   45165351   45035082   43878678      -0.43    3.46

     CHINA T   61320555  53492815   50789311   39797898    -21.64  54710638   42739594   40428877   42501402     -22.32    3.35

     MEXICO    27028978  31086929   30442695   22029885    -27.63  31708551   23275189   22394170   22674119     -28.49    1.79

     U KING    20009669  20761148   19542760   17501673    -10.44  21581150   17520217   18203238   18720061     -13.26    1.47

     GREECE    16349892  16716947   16018034   16353191      2.09  16758139   18165095   17421921   17052104       1.75    1.34

     THAILND   20683167  17094598   15705772   11948636    -23.92  17064463   13881560   14054677   13337462     -21.84    1.05

     BELGIUM   20894798  17585245   17037805   11649840    -31.62  17749934   12824550   12231910   12197280     -31.28    0.96

     INDNSIA   14918035   3552838    3498233   11089822    217.01   3811340   11578055   11509696   11144427     192.40    0.88

     COLOMB    22873673  19407661   17035124    5039141    -70.42  18052343    9725777    8039144    7411678     -58.94    0.58

     GUATMAL    4620361   7773827    6432800    5985725     -6.95   7511801    8742489    7835810    7326752      -2.46    0.58

     NETHLDS    4671635   5720330    5343523    5506855      3.06   5609396    5891007    5807693    5883662       4.89    0.46

     JAPAN      3139332   3989363    3558514    3782377      6.29   3806493    4165742    4330879    4213226      10.69    0.33

     MALAYSA    5015739   4840274    4478781    2872861    -35.86   4938376    3766496    3495779    3234354     -34.51    0.25

     ISRAEL     2326194   1543739    1207830    1241745      2.81   1841908    1677884    1768538    1577654     -14.35    0.12

     ROMANIA     226208    320348     320348    1535463    379.31    383226    1180806    1363174    1535463     300.67    0.12

     GERMANY    7994992   2823896    2626766    1175934    -55.23   2877519    1348823    1289195    1373064     -52.28    0.11

     HG KONG     207231    288245     269344    1251058    364.48    273957     909570    1272335    1269959     363.56    0.10

     ITALY      1680741   2393080    2326674     697328    -70.03   2579818     748294     788160     763734     -70.40    0.06

     SRI LKA    1141328   1312437    1300692     452121    -65.24   1301257     485657     479116     463866     -64.35    0.04

     SALVADR     904123    961555     956489     231340    -75.81    960485     118148     238400     236406     -75.39    0.02


     _WTO     1.47018E9 1.35819E9  1.27094E9  1.18203E9     -7.00 1.37531E9  1.28278E9  1.26767E9  1.26928E9      -7.71  100.00

     _OECD    276722712 296769975  277514099  242151076    -12.74 299822815  280621018  269812776  261406952     -12.81   20.59

     _W HEMI   99141590 101606754   95393373   75885656    -20.45 102696999   87619330   84096592   82099037     -20.06    6.47

     _ASEAN   107516803  88180479   81523249   75145678     -7.82  87573173   85527362   84143806   81802908      -6.59    6.44

     _NAFTA    70226970  73076529   70624513   64100781     -9.24  75774878   68440540   67429252   66552797     -12.17    5.24

     _EU27     72780367  68025335   64812579   56854015    -12.28  69230282   59882925   59623764   60066771     -13.24    4.73

     _EU28     72780367  68025335   64812579   56854015    -12.28  69230282   59882925   59623764   60066771     -13.24    4.73

     _CAFTA     5535567   8738219    7392126    6297307    -14.81   8475523    8937381    8151069    7643400      -9.82    0.60