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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 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     196.650    179.937    134.227    115.280    -14.12   177.524    166.456    163.186    160.991      -9.31  100.00

     CHINA P    85.222     74.287     55.491     51.186     -7.76    73.412     71.740     70.248     69.982      -4.67   43.47

     KOR REP    36.418     37.155     26.881     22.956    -14.60    33.526     34.179     33.771     33.230      -0.88   20.64

     TURKEY     15.815     16.844     12.371     10.844    -12.35    17.113     15.591     15.586     15.317     -10.50    9.51

     CHINA T    11.694     11.680      8.661      9.708     12.09    11.125     12.893     12.814     12.727      14.40    7.91

     CANADA     16.434     12.485      9.761      4.922    -49.57    13.461      7.897      7.885      7.646     -43.20    4.75

     GERMANY     4.676      4.815      3.701      2.092    -43.47     4.632      3.758      3.424      3.207     -30.77    1.99

     INDIA       5.795      4.798      3.771      2.013    -46.62     5.168      3.378      3.222      3.040     -41.17    1.89

     JAPAN       3.856      3.192      2.304      2.080     -9.71     3.252      3.116      3.007      2.968      -8.73    1.84

     MALAYSA     2.209      2.128      1.653      1.389    -15.98     2.268      2.158      2.047      1.864     -17.78    1.16

     VIETNAM     1.564      2.055      1.600      0.814    -49.12     1.888      1.418      1.249      1.270     -32.75    0.79

     MEXICO      1.170      1.359      1.082      0.561    -48.14     1.387      0.876      0.831      0.838     -39.58    0.52

     THAILND     1.229      1.222      1.083      0.557    -48.56     1.343      0.714      0.707      0.696     -48.15    0.43


     _WTO      196.613    179.923    134.213    115.264    -14.12   177.476    166.440    163.170    160.975      -9.30   99.99

     _OECD      80.725     76.383     56.448     45.213    -19.90    74.816     67.488     66.465     65.148     -12.92   40.47

     _W HEMI    18.869     15.220     11.935      6.086    -49.01    16.210      9.719      9.619      9.370     -42.19    5.82

     _NAFTA     17.604     13.844     10.843      5.484    -49.43    14.848      8.773      8.716      8.484     -42.86    5.27

     _EU27      11.424      9.283      7.014      5.833    -16.84    10.058      8.956      8.347      8.102     -19.45    5.03

     _EU28      11.424      9.283      7.014      5.833    -16.84    10.058      8.956      8.347      8.102     -19.45    5.03

     _ASEAN      6.039      6.436      5.066      3.409    -32.70     6.501      5.353      5.078      4.780     -26.48    2.97