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                                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2017 Data     |
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                                           Category 629:  OTHER MMF FABRICS OF STAP/FIL
                                         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     116.469    103.175     79.435     74.457     -6.27   108.420     97.925     98.213     98.196      -9.43  100.00

     CHINA P    45.108     39.453     30.327     29.543     -2.59    40.936     38.855     38.594     38.669      -5.54   39.38

     INDIA      11.688     14.033     10.904     10.407     -4.56    14.060     13.782     13.839     13.536      -3.72   13.78

     ITALY      13.735     11.242      8.614      7.670    -10.95    12.661     10.450     10.472     10.298     -18.66   10.49

     TURKEY      9.448      8.747      6.513      6.602      1.37     8.994      8.179      8.533      8.836      -1.76    9.00

     CANADA     14.295     10.227      8.151      5.685    -30.26    11.579      7.482      7.626      7.761     -32.98    7.90

     CHINA T     3.107      2.333      1.931      2.070      7.16     2.512      2.405      2.440      2.472      -1.59    2.52

     MEXICO      2.440      3.210      2.717      1.520    -44.05     3.600      2.145      2.062      2.013     -44.07    2.05

     INDNSIA     1.164      0.468      0.194      1.541    694.60     0.202      1.243      1.545      1.814     800.09    1.85

     KOR REP     2.625      2.056      1.603      0.723    -54.93     2.033      1.492      1.223      1.175     -42.19    1.20

     PAKISTN     0.233      0.519      0.262      0.495     88.67     0.365      0.784      0.785      0.752     106.16    0.77


     _WTO      116.465    103.167     79.433     74.451     -6.27   108.415     97.917     98.205     98.185      -9.44   99.99

     _OECD      49.028     39.805     30.508     26.505    -13.12    43.156     35.403     35.694     35.802     -17.04   36.46

     _EU27      21.653     18.269     13.815     13.194     -4.50    19.704     17.846     17.920     17.648     -10.43   17.97

     _EU28      21.653     18.269     13.815     13.194     -4.50    19.704     17.846     17.920     17.648     -10.43   17.97

     _W HEMI    17.577     14.084     11.389      7.608    -33.20    15.885     10.191     10.229     10.302     -35.14   10.49

     _NAFTA     16.735     13.437     10.868      7.205    -33.71    15.179      9.627      9.688      9.774     -35.61    9.95

     _ASEAN      1.642      0.939      0.557      1.887    238.88     0.738      1.714      2.040      2.270     207.48    2.31