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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 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      71.560     70.297     52.591     47.029    -10.58    69.336     67.111     66.309     64.735      -6.64  100.00

     CHINA P    16.616     21.019     15.263     11.420    -25.18    20.258     18.893     18.270     17.176     -15.21   26.53

     INDNSIA    14.627     13.929     10.406      9.386     -9.80    13.524     13.814     13.456     12.909      -4.55   19.94

     CANADA     15.904     15.827     11.732      8.295    -29.30    15.532     13.331     12.991     12.390     -20.23   19.14

     MEXICO      9.405      5.346      4.085      5.461     33.68     5.881      6.391      6.461      6.722      14.30   10.38

     INDIA       6.446      4.660      3.253      4.579     40.78     4.421      5.719      5.928      5.986      35.41    9.25

     KOR REP     4.344      5.351      4.502      2.926    -35.00     5.454      3.941      3.880      3.776     -30.77    5.83

     THAILND     0.903      0.921      0.877      1.181     34.65     1.093      0.978      1.072      1.225      12.13    1.89

     CHINA T     0.628      1.057      0.702      0.580    -17.36     0.816      0.901      0.908      0.936      14.65    1.45

     BELGIUM     0.100      0.042      0.036      0.900   2404.74     0.059      0.735      0.816      0.906    1432.73    1.40


     _WTO       71.560     70.297     52.591     47.029    -10.58    69.336     67.111     66.309     64.735      -6.64  100.00

     _W HEMI    25.351     21.253     15.893     13.783    -13.27    21.509     19.747     19.477     19.144     -11.00   29.57

     _NAFTA     25.310     21.173     15.816     13.755    -13.03    21.413     19.722     19.453     19.112     -10.74   29.52

     _OECD      21.816     22.336     17.171     13.572    -20.96    22.239     19.558     19.293     18.736     -15.75   28.94

     _ASEAN     15.627     15.044     11.477     10.569     -7.91    14.811     14.792     14.529     14.136      -4.56   21.84

     _EU27       1.747      1.359      1.102      2.567    133.01     1.386      2.438      2.648      2.825     103.76    4.36

     _EU28       1.747      1.359      1.102      2.567    133.01     1.386      2.438      2.648      2.825     103.76    4.36