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                                          |                                     |                              December 2, 2016
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2016 Data     |
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                                           Category 600:  TEXTURED FILAMENT YARN
                                         Data in Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                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     274.334    242.298    207.514    183.469    -11.59   250.896    219.112    219.764    218.253     -13.01  100.00

     CANADA     78.260     60.788     49.838     53.832      8.01    61.858     64.316     64.535     64.781       4.73   29.68

     CHINA P    32.826     36.367     31.494     28.097    -10.79    36.609     32.939     33.338     32.970      -9.94   15.11

     MEXICO     46.789     34.585     30.648     25.675    -16.22    36.747     28.782     29.843     29.613     -19.41   13.57

     INDIA      20.474     24.608     21.537     16.771    -22.13    24.845     20.991     20.290     19.843     -20.13    9.09

     INDNSIA    11.311     14.803     12.825     10.601    -17.34    14.820     13.092     12.630     12.580     -15.11    5.76

     CHINA T    14.658     10.431      9.141      7.346    -19.64    11.253      8.454      8.455      8.635     -23.26    3.96

     KOR REP     8.627      9.434      7.642      5.910    -22.66     8.952      8.460      7.805      7.702     -13.96    3.53

     MALAYSA     9.620      9.370      8.287      6.443    -22.26     9.642      7.883      7.747      7.525     -21.96    3.45

     THAILND     6.557      6.302      5.462      4.965     -9.10     6.629      5.817      5.691      5.805     -12.44    2.66

     FRANCE      3.041      4.751      4.013      4.954     23.43     4.994      5.178      5.638      5.691      13.97    2.61

     ITALY      21.966     12.514     11.150      2.978    -73.29    15.564      4.856      4.986      4.343     -72.10    1.99

     SPAIN       1.488      2.952      2.266      2.924     29.00     2.649      3.494      3.640      3.609      36.22    1.65

     SLOVENI     3.505      3.095      2.646      2.832      7.00     3.236      3.330      3.421      3.280       1.37    1.50

     TURKEY      2.978      0.107      0.097      2.279   2246.49     0.154      1.999      2.197      2.289    1387.30    1.05

     EGYPT       0.774      0.462      0.272      1.535    463.70     0.439      1.509      1.619      1.725     292.89    0.79

     GERMANY     5.620      5.566      5.356      1.309    -75.56     6.627      1.645      1.624      1.519     -77.09    0.70

     SALVADR     2.068      2.070      1.852      1.139    -38.49     2.201      1.663      1.474      1.357     -38.36    0.62

     JAPAN       1.191      0.661      0.280      0.832    197.10     0.572      1.274      1.298      1.213     111.93    0.56

     BELGIUM     0.441      1.167      0.969      0.816    -15.74     0.981      0.965      0.983      1.015       3.49    0.47

     UKRAINE     0.000      0.026      0.000      0.765       *       0.000      0.312      0.533      0.791        *      0.36


     _WTO      274.334    242.235    207.514    183.469    -11.59   250.896    219.049    219.701    218.191     -13.04   99.97

     _W HEMI   127.415     97.708     82.559     80.938     -1.96   101.097     95.078     96.190     96.087      -4.95   44.03

     _NAFTA    125.049     95.373     80.486     79.507     -1.22    98.605     93.098     94.378     94.394      -4.27   43.25

     _OECD     122.979     97.448     81.482     75.117     -7.81   102.055     91.059     91.544     91.083     -10.75   41.73

     _ASEAN     27.533     30.536     26.628     22.047    -17.21    31.148     26.866     26.103     25.954     -16.67   11.89

     _EU27      36.991     30.853     27.023     16.257    -39.84    34.813     20.111     20.925     20.087     -42.30    9.20

     _EU28      36.991     30.853     27.023     16.257    -39.84    34.813     20.111     20.925     20.087     -42.30    9.20

     _CAFTA      2.243      2.254      2.013      1.300    -35.44     2.378      1.837      1.662      1.541     -35.21    0.71