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                                          |                                     |                              December 2, 2016
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2016 Data     |
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                                           Category 606:  NON-TEXTURED FILAMENT YARN
                                         Data in Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

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


     WORLD     186.421    183.730    155.747    146.552     -5.90   186.583    173.694    173.068    174.535      -6.46  100.00

     KOR REP    39.766     50.559     42.555     41.663     -2.10    51.020     48.629     48.499     49.667      -2.65   28.46

     CHINA P    41.847     38.236     32.177     31.401     -2.41    38.699     37.973     37.467     37.461      -3.20   21.46

     GERMANY    18.621     17.678     14.763     14.405     -2.42    17.104     16.884     17.414     17.320       1.26    9.92

     MEXICO     12.668     11.669     10.311      8.642    -16.18    11.737     10.097      9.695     10.001     -14.79    5.73

     TURKEY     11.217      7.936      7.209      8.024     11.31     8.454      7.988      8.398      8.752       3.52    5.01

     CANADA      8.990      7.803      6.474      7.012      8.32     7.925      8.252      8.115      8.341       5.26    4.78

     JAPAN      12.473     10.406      9.232      6.713    -27.28    11.355      7.633      7.963      7.887     -30.55    4.52

     U KING      5.359      6.783      5.478      6.010      9.71     6.927      7.247      7.272      7.315       5.61    4.19

     ITALY       4.554      6.118      5.155      4.289    -16.80     5.949      5.432      5.199      5.252     -11.72    3.01

     INDIA       2.201      2.763      1.995      4.279    114.53     2.296      4.590      4.813      5.047     119.82    2.89

     LATVIA      6.276      5.629      5.401      3.011    -44.25     6.498      3.556      3.608      3.238     -50.16    1.86

     CHINA T     3.123      2.519      1.964      1.844     -6.08     2.416      2.705      2.520      2.399      -0.68    1.37

     ISRAEL      3.561      4.132      3.646      1.851    -49.23     4.192      2.737      2.453      2.337     -44.26    1.34

     NETHLDS     8.357      3.053      2.547      1.775    -30.31     4.030      2.403      2.185      2.281     -43.39    1.31

     SLOVAK      1.300      1.813      1.247      1.152     -7.68     1.407      1.792      1.761      1.717      22.06    0.98

     THAILND     0.015      0.266      0.044      1.228   2702.62     0.044      1.131      1.293      1.450    3210.80    0.83

     COLOMB      1.706      1.650      1.405      0.440    -68.66     1.660      0.960      0.832      0.685     -58.76    0.39

     RUSSIA      1.026      1.407      1.251      0.494    -60.50     1.552      0.777      0.719      0.650     -58.11    0.37

     VIETNAM     0.247      0.611      0.533      0.463    -13.22     0.615      0.562      0.543      0.540     -12.17    0.31

     INDNSIA     0.233      0.299      0.288      0.301      4.52     0.288      0.299      0.311      0.312       8.22    0.18

     GREECE      0.325      0.309      0.309      0.248    -19.68     0.374      0.251      0.311      0.248     -33.63    0.14

     POLAND      0.086      0.186      0.116      0.161     38.88     0.116      0.234      0.231      0.231      99.41    0.13

     CZECH       0.229      0.176      0.109      0.120      9.96     0.178      0.232      0.232      0.187       5.09    0.11

     FRANCE      0.172      0.299      0.254      0.119    -53.21     0.284      0.189      0.196      0.164     -42.46    0.09

     PORTUGL     0.093      0.103      0.089      0.083     -6.76     0.101      0.099      0.106      0.097      -3.84    0.06

     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      0.000    -99.84     0.256      0.038      0.038      0.000     -99.84    0.00


     _WTO      186.401    183.730    155.747    146.467     -5.96   186.583    173.651    173.025    174.450      -6.50   99.95

     _OECD      98.512    101.763     85.745     84.462     -1.50   103.198     98.574     98.799    100.479      -2.63   57.57

     _EU27      45.986     42.790     36.010     31.771    -11.77    43.538     38.938     39.040     38.552     -11.45   22.09

     _EU28      45.986     42.790     36.010     31.771    -11.77    43.538     38.938     39.040     38.552     -11.45   22.09

     _W HEMI    23.598     21.187     18.246     16.129    -11.60    21.445     19.357     18.687     19.070     -11.07   10.93

     _NAFTA     21.657     19.472     16.785     15.655     -6.73    19.661     18.349     17.809     18.342      -6.71   10.51

     _ASEAN      0.496      1.338      1.027      2.059    100.48     1.109      2.061      2.216      2.370     113.68    1.36