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                                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category 627:  MMF SHEETING STAP/FIL
                                             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      3348722   2984967    2201431    1785078    -18.91   2936227    2774909    2834202    2568614     -12.52  100.00

     CHINA P    1891052   1688089    1146978     827095    -27.89   1683641    1550791    1499562    1368206     -18.74   53.27

     TURKEY       31418    711816     619961     387673    -37.47    624237     540690     540008     479528     -23.18   18.67


     _WTO       3348695   2984967    2201431    1785078    -18.91   2936227    2774909    2834202    2568614     -12.52  100.00

     _OECD        93570    918828     801990     418320    -47.84    825444     734338     727630     535158     -35.17   20.83