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                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2016 Data     |
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                                           Category 606:  NON-TEXTURED FILAMENT YARN
                                             Data in Kg., 20.10 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     48893887  54581873   46035334   48002645      4.27  54605606   55181243   55626672   56549184       3.56  100.00

     KOR REP   15366823  22753079   18980132   20334270      7.13  22631494   23199656   23383563   24107217       6.52   42.63

     CHINA P   16812092  15986544   13330053   14399585      8.02  16005849   17005873   17024178   17056076       6.56   30.16

     TURKEY     4274206   3559975    3216954    3960402     23.11   3724155    3912356    4140609    4303423      15.55    7.61

     GERMANY    1740826   1688150    1455968    1408579     -3.25   1648130    1566246    1628001    1640761      -0.45    2.90

     JAPAN      2021894   1780627    1579562    1064308    -32.62   1813595    1175703    1237128    1265373     -30.23    2.24

     INDIA       559704    747092     540372    1050821     94.46    615563    1144542    1197979    1257541     104.29    2.22

     MEXICO     1476426   1369075    1223702    1075894    -12.08   1400952    1196585    1160841    1221267     -12.83    2.16

     LATVIA     1692298   1764774    1690826    1099071    -35.00   1974278    1241508    1267709    1173019     -40.58    2.07

     CANADA     1232981   1084212     878826     961909      9.45   1066111    1175668    1137493    1167295       9.49    2.06

     CHINA T     914223    438399     354123     460802     30.12    481814     600404     588925     545078      13.13    0.96

     SLOVAK      301710    470144     313157     387657     23.79    343898     564815     556270     544644      58.37    0.96

     NETHLDS     235737    406646     315572     349670     10.81    386207     407646     400229     440744      14.12    0.78

     ITALY       476014    343819     276381     247906    -10.30    339425     327519     303706     315344      -7.09    0.56

     RUSSIA      302971    432295     378999     181651    -52.07    468431     271391     253652     234947     -49.84    0.42

     COLOMB      456056    506151     425456     153705    -63.87    493541     320280     282385     234400     -52.51    0.41

     ISRAEL      325001    397093     349861     163971    -53.13    399841     256023     226722     211203     -47.18    0.37

     THAILND        823     28398       3293     154065   4578.56      3293     138508     160177     179170    5340.94    0.32

     POLAND       26099     72316      38996      54388     39.47     38996      88025      87708      87708     124.92    0.16

     INDNSIA      52452    117433     108325      73918    -31.76    108325      82065      82612      83026     -23.35    0.15

     VIETNAM      32822     85833      75073      69692     -7.17     86752      82795      80111      80452      -7.26    0.14

     GREECE       85927     84052      84052      68782    -18.17    101227      69048      86124      68782     -32.05    0.12

     U KING       22999     40674      39364      48001     21.94     44313      53495      53486      49311      11.28    0.09

     CZECH        55404     36154      21732      34171     57.24     40362      57076      57076      48593      20.39    0.09

     PORTUGL      31153     40292      34312      36026      5.00     38457      40213      43281      42006       9.23    0.07

     MALAYSA         24     52167      52167      32890    -36.95     52167      32890      32890      32890     -36.95    0.06

     FRANCE       13167     60137      44039      11077    -74.85     44677      26704      29039      27175     -39.17    0.05

     BELGIUM      18960    132406     132406        115    -99.91    132406      19115      19115        115     -99.91    0.00


     _WTO      48893269  54581873   46035334   47967285      4.20  54605606   55163996   55609425   56513824       3.49   99.94

     _OECD     23641647  30337366   25549389   27583412      7.96  30267307   31026865   31438178   32371389       6.95   57.24

     _EU27      4765442   5182056    4478398    3810277    -14.92   5164438    4551157    4603808    4513935     -12.60    7.98

     _EU28      4765442   5182056    4478398    3810277    -14.92   5164438    4551157    4603808    4513935     -12.60    7.98

     _W HEMI    3195287   2965468    2532871    2195528    -13.32   2986555    2698441    2586272    2628125     -12.00    4.65

     _NAFTA     2709407   2453287    2102528    2037803     -3.08   2467063    2372253    2298334    2388562      -3.18    4.22

     _ASEAN       86121    302048     257075     330565     28.59    268754     336258     355790     375538      39.73    0.66