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                                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category 619:
POLYESTER FILAMENT FABRIC, LIGHT-WEIGHT
                                             Data in M2.,  1.00 M2 per M2.. 

                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    285091067 260190944  195190612  158250939    -18.92 255521159  233680800  225652611  223251271     -12.63  100.00

     CHINA P  173760799 157564483  118796466  100561777    -15.35 155409359  144365479  139769944  139329794     -10.35   62.41

     KOR REP   36772691  34143241   24474868   19922423    -18.60  31314687   30478801   29854397   29590796      -5.51   13.25

     CHINA T   27849933  23282320   16939653   16163894     -4.58  22387446   24128178   22721767   22506561       0.53   10.08

     TURKEY     8060037  10348783    7597570    6440943    -15.22  10374832    9497528    9522033    9192156     -11.40    4.12

     CANADA    15161010  11625452    9343431    3849697    -58.80  12719859    6468035    6420803    6131718     -51.79    2.75

     MALAYSA    3942670   3859859    2978415    2490096    -16.40   4040378    3911438    3724090    3371540     -16.55    1.51

     INDIA      4382124   3866984    3081025    1518977    -50.70   4191052    2622305    2484411    2304936     -45.00    1.03

     JAPAN      2992924   2652176    1933083    1577474    -18.40   2611106    2442198    2291795    2296567     -12.05    1.03

     GERMANY    3616692   4017284    3098530    1112848    -64.08   3701864    2692860    2300391    2031602     -45.12    0.91

     VIETNAM    2304707   3333477    2686149    1075134    -59.97   3151873    1953848    1744317    1722462     -45.35    0.77

     THAILND    1598825   1415251    1280238     695151    -45.70   1569344     855952     851440     830164     -47.10    0.37

     MEXICO      596439   1333201     928128     278436    -70.00   1142460     856125     688007     683509     -40.17    0.31


     _WTO     285084275 260187272  195186940  158246689    -18.93 255510934  233676550  225648361  223247021     -12.63  100.00

     _OECD     65052127  61083251   45223428   32171564    -28.86  59169088   50270821   49170050   48031387     -18.82   21.51

     _W HEMI   16424696  13594577   10798896    4345305    -59.76  14487702    7707286    7441461    7140986     -50.71    3.20

     _NAFTA    15757449  12958653   10271559    4128133    -59.81  13862319    7324160    7108810    6815227     -50.84    3.05

     _ASEAN     8697958   9341840    7433414    4769894    -35.83   9457691    7508033    7119713    6678320     -29.39    2.99

     _EU27      4968874   4805603    3692255    1793021    -51.44   4601487    3612260    3158835    2906369     -36.84    1.30

     _EU28      4968874   4805603    3692255    1793021    -51.44   4601487    3612260    3158835    2906369     -36.84    1.30