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                                          |                                     |                              December 2, 2016
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2016 Data     |
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                                           Category 604:  YARN > 85% SYNTHETIC STAPLE FIBER
                                             Data in Kg.,  7.60 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     28358637  31092035   27292850   19704055    -27.81  32008670   24636367   24074333   23503240     -26.57  100.00

     INDNSIA   13680942  15743829   13794742    8977013    -34.92  16093337   11667809   11313928   10926100     -32.11   46.49

     INDIA      3972182   5355065    4540826    5110608     12.55   5298959    6045617    6050157    5924847      11.81   25.21

     CHINA P    4655202   4418534    4017403    1992331    -50.41   4751770    2619936    2456766    2393462     -49.63   10.18

     CANADA     1165693    905854     747683     696960     -6.78    920411     845254     841009     855131      -7.09    3.64

     TURKEY      946033    792607     714412     654252     -8.42    907732     692233     678240     732447     -19.31    3.12

     ROMANIA     148802    557344     504182     417789    -17.14    525357     496050     482324     470951     -10.36    2.00

     THAILND     184965    306157     235142     382479     62.66    249363     519127     483443     453494      81.86    1.93

     VIETNAM    1974808   1125776    1107461     411411    -62.85   1376158     391266     402333     429726     -68.77    1.83

     SPAIN       274040    539602     484146     250671    -48.22    535269     314238     312585     306127     -42.81    1.30

     PHIL R      751950    604382     551458     186316    -66.21    632994     267476     248502     239240     -62.21    1.02

     ITALY        50894     58535      37987     158692    317.75     39753     204481     204621     179240     350.88    0.76

     PAKISTN      64051     28102      24664     107653    336.48     24664      95047     111331     111091     350.42    0.47

     MEXICO      179965    117466     112533      99815    -11.30    166871     104306     107743     104748     -37.23    0.45


     _WTO      28358637  31092035   27292850   19704055    -27.81  32008670   24636367   24074333   23503240     -26.57  100.00

     _ASEAN    16592665  17802179   15710838    9957219    -36.62  18373887   12845678   12448206   12048560     -34.43   51.26

     _OECD      2694007   2650116    2269378    1984975    -12.53   2740765    2335941    2324388    2365713     -13.68   10.07

     _EU27       628628   1449438    1260209     987722    -21.62   1351651    1239759    1228123    1176951     -12.92    5.01

     _EU28       628628   1449438    1260209     987722    -21.62   1351651    1239759    1228123    1176951     -12.92    5.01

     _W HEMI    1346940   1023948     860844     797620     -7.34   1087910     950405     949597     960724     -11.69    4.09

     _NAFTA     1345658   1023320     860216     796775     -7.38   1087282     949560     948752     959879     -11.72    4.08