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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 Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                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      45.656     49.066     46.680     43.492     -6.83    50.214     45.099     44.121     45.877      -8.64  100.00

     INDNSIA    21.999     23.751     23.114     21.586     -6.61    24.557     21.040     20.659     22.223      -9.50   48.44

     CHINA P     6.296      7.342      6.660      5.980    -10.21     7.042      6.756      6.572      6.662      -5.39   14.52

     INDIA       6.043      7.790      7.387      6.018    -18.54     7.867      6.474      6.253      6.421     -18.38   14.00

     KOR REP     4.713      4.613      4.335      5.360     23.64     5.007      6.109      5.745      5.637      12.60   12.29

     SPAIN       0.591      0.701      0.628      1.232     96.19     0.659      1.342      1.305      1.305      98.00    2.84

     THAILND     2.065      2.066      1.927      0.724    -62.40     2.141      0.958      0.910      0.863     -59.67    1.88

     VIETNAM     1.531      0.771      0.771      0.405    -47.55     0.823      0.375      0.405      0.405     -50.86    0.88


     _WTO       45.656     49.066     46.680     43.492     -6.83    50.214     45.099     44.121     45.877      -8.64  100.00

     _ASEAN     25.630     26.631     25.855     22.715    -12.15    27.564     22.373     21.974     23.491     -14.78   51.20

     _OECD       7.185      7.087      6.620      8.648     30.63     7.497      9.299      9.134      9.115      21.59   19.87

     _EU27       1.172      1.430      1.271      2.495     96.29     1.327      2.456      2.540      2.654     100.11    5.79

     _EU28       1.172      1.430      1.271      2.495     96.29     1.327      2.456      2.540      2.654     100.11    5.79