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                                          |                                     |                              December 2, 2016
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2016 Data     |
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                                           Category 603:  YARN > 85% ARTIFICIAL STAPLE FIBER
                                             Data in Kg.,  6.30 M2 per Kg.. 

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE 10/2016
   Country      2014       2015      10/2015    10/2016  % Change   10/2015     8/2016     9/2016    10/2016   % Change % Share


     WORLD     15292197  17566867   16000954   13515747    -15.53  18563786   15918115   15546764   15081660     -18.76  100.00

     INDNSIA    8388813   9896794    9183057    7630618    -16.91  10774104    8910250    8590063    8344355     -22.55   55.33

     CHINA P    1864963   2279911    1992545    1708469    -14.26   2229265    2139858    2041074    1995835     -10.47   13.23

     INDIA      1966207   2417326    2207154    1596041    -27.69   2425042    1862708    1859892    1806213     -25.52   11.98

     KOR REP    1080308   1186354     988555    1323453     33.88   1235755    1590247    1628376    1521252      23.10   10.09

     SPAIN       245103    296040     264501     529427    100.16    291415     514111     577247     560966      92.50    3.72

     THAILND     704819    796261     720249     291482    -59.53    833563     424472     386476     367494     -55.91    2.44

     VIETNAM     552489    291231     291231     138172    -52.56    347794     129845     129845     138172     -60.27    0.92


     _WTO      15292197  17566867   16000954   13515747    -15.53  18563786   15918115   15546764   15081660     -18.76  100.00

     _ASEAN     9653325  11003156   10213407    8060272    -21.08  11974331    9464567    9106384    8850021     -26.09   58.68

     _OECD      1634335   1825551    1552057    2127201     37.06   1855445    2413876    2502308    2400695      29.39   15.92

     _EU27       330180    465484     410776     711242     73.15    441676     717170     777568     765950      73.42    5.08

     _EU28       330180    465484     410776     711242     73.15    441676     717170     777568     765950      73.42    5.08