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                                          |                                     |                              December 4, 2018
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |     By Part-Category, 10/2018 Data  |
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                                         Category 604-A :  --ACRYLIC SPUN YARN ONLY
                                           Data in Kg.,  7.60 M2 per Kg.. 

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE 10/2018
   Country      2016       2017      10/2017    10/2018  % Change   10/2017     8/2018     9/2018    10/2018   % Change % Share

     WORLD     2048420    1918045    1607777    1815632     12.93   1958370    2087715    2101534    2125900       8.55  100.00

     TURKEY     522660     512031     391975     435240     11.04    482432     494721     500966     555296      15.10   26.12

     ROMANIA    492045     339540     296851     451035     51.94    371107     494780     494932     493724      33.04   23.22

     INDIA      498843     555908     479291     377849    -21.17    575410     532537     511275     454466     -21.02   21.38

     INDNSIA    136949     157710     127950     211960     65.66    138390     237512     253447     241720      74.67   11.37

     SPAIN      167249     230924     208320     182120    -12.58    252436     191917     191350     204724     -18.90    9.63

     CHINA P    100492      37593      32574      65538    101.20     47617      77760      76116      70557      48.18    3.32

     GUATMAL         0          0          0      43815       *           0          0      15381      43815        *      2.06

     MEXICO      39467      30879      27124      33498     23.50     33423      32584      32916      37253      11.46    1.75

     CANADA      34553      31646      22396       9154    -59.13     25759      21760      19795      18404     -28.55    0.87

     AUSTRIA     10204       8288       8288       4547    -45.14     16059       2750       3962       4547     -71.69    0.21


     _WTO      2048420    1918045    1607777    1815632     12.93   1958370    2087715    2101534    2125900       8.55  100.00

     _OECD      751214     784994     633084     631061     -0.32    778832     711148     716073     782971       0.53   36.83

     _EU27      685959     580857     515564     637702     23.69    641748     689447     690244     702995       9.54   33.07

     _EU28      685959     580857     515564     637702     23.69    641748     689447     690244     702995       9.54   33.07

     _ASEAN     159833     167535     137775     212534     54.26    150903     238086     254021     242294      60.56   11.40

     _W HEMI     74020      62525      49520      86467     74.61     59182      54344      68092      99472      68.08    4.68

     _NAFTA      74020      62525      49520      42652    -13.87     59182      54344      52711      55657      -5.96    2.62

     _CAFTA-D        0          0          0      43815       *           0          0      15381      43815        *      2.06