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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 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     186.421    183.730    169.304    160.136     -5.42   185.218    173.068    174.535    174.562      -5.75  100.00

     KOR REP    39.766     50.559     46.520     44.850     -3.59    51.135     48.499     49.667     48.890      -4.39   28.01

     CHINA P    41.847     38.236     35.240     33.681     -4.42    38.472     37.467     37.461     36.678      -4.66   21.01

     GERMANY    18.621     17.678     16.040     15.928     -0.70    17.218     17.414     17.320     17.566       2.02   10.06

     MEXICO     12.668     11.669     10.917      9.694    -11.20    11.639      9.695     10.001     10.446     -10.25    5.98

     TURKEY     11.217      7.936      7.511      9.304     23.87     8.410      8.398      8.752      9.729      15.68    5.57

     CANADA      8.990      7.803      7.191      7.711      7.22     7.746      8.115      8.341      8.322       7.44    4.77

     U KING      5.359      6.783      5.920      7.062     19.30     6.919      7.272      7.315      7.925      14.54    4.54

     JAPAN      12.473     10.406      9.894      7.250    -26.73    10.687      7.963      7.887      7.761     -27.38    4.45

     ITALY       4.554      6.118      5.688      4.693    -17.49     6.111      5.199      5.252      5.123     -16.17    2.93

     INDIA       2.201      2.763      2.308      4.469     93.67     2.492      4.813      5.047      4.924      97.62    2.82

     LATVIA      6.276      5.629      5.572      3.384    -39.27     6.006      3.608      3.238      3.440     -42.72    1.97

     CHINA T     3.123      2.519      2.192      2.104     -4.00     2.457      2.520      2.399      2.431      -1.07    1.39

     ISRAEL      3.561      4.132      4.017      2.117    -47.28     4.227      2.453      2.337      2.233     -47.18    1.28

     NETHLDS     8.357      3.053      2.804      1.883    -32.83     3.448      2.185      2.281      2.133     -38.16    1.22

     SLOVAK      1.300      1.813      1.488      1.152    -22.62     1.648      1.761      1.717      1.477     -10.39    0.85

     THAILND     0.015      0.266      0.051      1.250   2374.16     0.051      1.293      1.450      1.466    2801.41    0.84

     COLOMB      1.706      1.650      1.533      0.495    -67.71     1.752      0.832      0.685      0.611     -65.12    0.35

     RUSSIA      1.026      1.407      1.355      0.536    -60.47     1.537      0.719      0.650      0.587     -61.79    0.34

     VIETNAM     0.247      0.611      0.586      0.508    -13.27     0.619      0.543      0.540      0.533     -13.89    0.31

     INDNSIA     0.233      0.299      0.288      0.312      8.53     0.288      0.311      0.312      0.323      12.23    0.19

     POLAND      0.086      0.186      0.119      0.197     64.93     0.119      0.231      0.231      0.263     120.63    0.15

     GREECE      0.325      0.309      0.309      0.248    -19.68     0.374      0.311      0.248      0.248     -33.63    0.14

     SPAIN       0.125      0.094      0.094      0.207    121.10     0.094      0.196      0.196      0.207     121.10    0.12

     FRANCE      0.172      0.299      0.254      0.153    -39.61     0.284      0.196      0.164      0.198     -30.31    0.11

     CZECH       0.229      0.176      0.135      0.120    -11.45     0.135      0.232      0.187      0.161      18.90    0.09

     PORTUGL     0.093      0.103      0.103      0.084    -18.98     0.109      0.106      0.097      0.084     -23.16    0.05

     MALAYSA     0.001      0.130      0.130      0.068    -47.71     0.130      0.068      0.068      0.068     -47.71    0.04

     BELGIUM     0.065      0.256      0.256      0.067    -73.81     0.256      0.038      0.000      0.067     -73.81    0.04


     _WTO      186.401    183.730    169.304    160.050     -5.47   185.218    173.025    174.450    174.476      -5.80   99.95

     _OECD      98.512    101.763     93.333     92.891     -0.47   102.761     98.799    100.479    101.320      -1.40   58.04

     _EU27      45.986     42.790     39.042     35.404     -9.32    42.981     39.040     38.552     39.152      -8.91   22.43

     _EU28      45.986     42.790     39.042     35.404     -9.32    42.981     39.040     38.552     39.152      -8.91   22.43

     _W HEMI    23.598     21.187     19.704     17.938     -8.96    21.251     18.687     19.070     19.422      -8.61   11.13

     _NAFTA     21.657     19.472     18.108     17.405     -3.88    19.385     17.809     18.342     18.769      -3.18   10.75

     _ASEAN      0.496      1.338      1.087      2.139     96.84     1.120      2.216      2.370      2.390     113.45    1.37