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                                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category 606:  NON-TEXTURED FILAMENT YARN
                                         Data in Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                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     183.655    171.900    131.749    146.871     11.48   173.096    181.705    184.807    187.022       8.04  100.00

     KOR REP    50.562     48.036     37.311     44.142     18.31    48.465     53.033     53.845     54.866      13.21   29.34

     CHINA P    38.248     35.498     28.946     33.236     14.82    37.468     38.835     38.893     39.787       6.19   21.27

     GERMANY    17.676     17.420     13.123     13.810      5.24    17.390     17.067     18.209     18.108       4.13    9.68

     TURKEY      7.936     10.167      7.117      7.969     11.98     8.398     10.729     10.910     11.020      31.22    5.89

     MEXICO     11.707     10.588      7.547      7.148     -5.29     9.687     10.349     10.341     10.188       5.18    5.45

     JAPAN      10.375      7.646      5.920      8.356     41.14     7.956      9.902     10.118     10.081      26.71    5.39

     CANADA      7.813      8.372      6.411      6.612      3.13     8.208      8.502      8.513      8.573       4.45    4.58

     U KING      6.783      7.699      5.041      5.388      6.90     7.292      7.922      8.163      8.046      10.35    4.30

     LATVIA      5.573      3.724      2.493      3.445     38.19     3.608      4.383      4.570      4.676      29.62    2.50

     INDIA       2.763      4.689      3.748      2.843    -24.16     4.813      3.971      3.863      3.784     -21.39    2.02

     CHINA T     2.502      2.156      1.725      2.645     53.27     2.520      3.056      2.956      3.076      22.05    1.64

     ISRAEL      4.132      2.272      1.695      2.191     29.27     2.475      2.553      2.640      2.768      11.84    1.48

     ITALY       6.118      4.897      3.925      1.322    -66.31     5.199      2.515      2.377      2.295     -55.86    1.23

     NETHLDS     3.053      2.065      1.571      1.366    -13.07     2.185      1.905      1.806      1.860     -14.88    0.99

     THAILND     0.266      1.412      1.071      1.039     -3.00     1.293      1.545      1.464      1.379       6.66    0.74

     AUSTRAL     0.011      0.003      0.003      1.270  42801.32     0.006      0.649      1.144      1.270   21636.96    0.68

     SLOVAK      1.780      1.241      1.063      0.553    -47.96     1.722      0.711      0.708      0.731     -57.58    0.39

     VIETNAM     0.611      0.542      0.419      0.565     34.85     0.547      0.624      0.652      0.688      25.66    0.37

     BELGIUM     0.256      0.264      0.000      0.255  63188.34     0.038      0.510      0.510      0.519    1251.07    0.28

     COLOMB      1.650      0.548      0.386      0.269    -30.35     0.832      0.375      0.428      0.430     -48.27    0.23

     CZECH       0.176      0.141      0.120      0.362    203.12     0.232      0.301      0.384      0.384      65.66    0.21

     RUSSIA      1.407      0.576      0.494      0.299    -39.50     0.719      0.338      0.338      0.381     -47.00    0.20

     INDNSIA     0.299      0.312      0.300      0.336     11.99     0.311      0.296      0.351      0.348      12.08    0.19

     FRANCE      0.299      0.154      0.086      0.180    109.37     0.171      0.118      0.117      0.247      44.78    0.13

     POLAND      0.186      0.197      0.161      0.175      8.83     0.231      0.230      0.250      0.211      -8.58    0.11

     SPAIN       0.094      0.207      0.194      0.145    -25.19     0.196      0.201      0.157      0.158     -19.34    0.08

     BELARUS     0.000      0.086      0.043      0.089    108.41     0.043      0.124      0.082      0.132     208.39    0.07

     GREECE      0.309      0.248      0.248      0.081    -67.29     0.311      0.079      0.141      0.081     -73.95    0.04

     PORTUGL     0.103      0.084      0.083      0.057    -31.45     0.106      0.064      0.064      0.058     -45.42    0.03


     _WTO      183.655    171.815    131.706    146.781     11.45   173.054    181.580    184.725    186.890       8.00   99.93

     _OECD     101.774    100.391     75.738     83.570     10.34    98.855    104.382    107.141    108.222       9.48   57.87

     _EU27      42.700     38.585     28.282     27.467     -2.88    38.972     36.421     37.847     37.770      -3.08   20.20

     _EU28      42.700     38.585     28.282     27.467     -2.88    38.972     36.421     37.847     37.770      -3.08   20.20

     _W HEMI    21.236     19.552     14.371     14.055     -2.20    18.773     19.264     19.320     19.236       2.47   10.29

     _NAFTA     19.521     18.960     13.958     13.760     -1.42    17.895     18.850     18.855     18.762       4.84   10.03

     _ASEAN      1.338      2.334      1.858      1.957      5.33     2.219      2.482      2.483      2.433       9.61    1.30