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                                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category 607:  OTHER STAPLE FIBER YARN
                                             Data in Kg.,  6.50 M2 per Kg.. 

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  9/2017
   Country      2015       2016       9/2016     9/2017  % Change    9/2016     7/2017     8/2017     9/2017   % Change % Share


     WORLD     19335804  19768242   14747594   12724596    -13.72  19260534   18656378   18256382   17745244      -7.87  100.00

     CHINA P    5157181   6788115    4952862    3660454    -26.09   6544759    6059726    5826729    5495707     -16.03   30.97

     INDNSIA    6210991   6067924    4516519    3882878    -14.03   5808501    5867319    5668862    5434283      -6.44   30.62

     INDIA      2514614   1724777    1213769    1332945      9.82   1690125    1799481    1834975    1843953       9.10   10.39

     CANADA     1646590   1725905    1245619     916068    -26.46   1642855    1520504    1465336    1396354     -15.00    7.87

     MEXICO     1950171   1059945     803640    1135208     41.26   1132729    1345221    1369274    1391513      22.85    7.84

     KOR REP    1122000   1469432    1238295     720562    -41.81   1473224    1004388     975876     951699     -35.40    5.36

     THAILND     306234    335077     321958     423326     31.48    396699     349416     381352     436445      10.02    2.46

     BELGIUM      39602     12664      11450     184026   1507.21     26578     155345     168760     185240     596.97    1.04

     CHINA T      53150    198842     134659      76947    -42.86    142658     145310     139507     141130      -1.07    0.80


     _WTO      19335804  19768242   14747594   12724596    -13.72  19260534   18656378   18256382   17745244      -7.87  100.00

     _ASEAN     6554155   6490092    4925568    4306626    -12.57   6292291    6217138    6050617    5871150      -6.69   33.09

     _OECD      2942510   3318188    2572998    2049628    -20.34   3262321    2912103    2855162    2794818     -14.33   15.75

     _W HEMI    3599323   2814315    2077553    2051928     -1.23   2805522    2866381    2835266    2788690      -0.60   15.72

     _NAFTA     3596761   2785850    2049259    2051276      0.10   2775584    2865725    2834610    2787867       0.44   15.71

     _EU27       166289    124344      87733     424518    383.87    127005     393596     426018     461129     263.08    2.60

     _EU28       166289    124344      87733     424518    383.87    127005     393596     426018     461129     263.08    2.60