Major Shippers Category 618
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                                          |                                     |                             November 12, 2010
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2010 Data     |
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                                           Category 618:  WOVEN ARTIFICIAL FILAMENT FAB.
                                             Data in M2.,  1.00 M2 per M2.. 

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  8/2010
   Country      2008       2009       8/2009     8/2010  % Change    8/2009     6/2010     7/2010     8/2010   % Change % Share


     WORLD     26981958  16829093   10696845   14253623     33.25  16527059   19672982   20184985   20385871      23.35  100.00

     KOR REP   15698041   9153924    6115813    6160613      0.73   8981159    8857900    9192597    9198724       2.42   45.12

     CHINA P    1524813   2392950     837942    4178212    398.63   1246632    5460334    5527178    5733220     359.90   28.12

     CANADA     4647403   3289154    2314974    2349733      1.50   3613369    3249854    3303158    3323913      -8.01   16.30

     JAPAN      2719098    829666     543675     655033     20.48   1143939     904242     962449     941024     -17.74    4.62

     ITALY      1402100    786749     635560     428264    -32.62    958413     613318     593337     579453     -39.54    2.84


     _WTO      26980932  16827706   10696765   14253623     33.25  16525953   19671675   20183678   20384564      23.35   99.99

     _C,H,K,T  17429941  11617553    6995797   10539192     50.65  10286839   14538966   14946660   15160948      47.38   74.37

     _OECD     22166064  13376623    9161947    9026025     -1.48  13816662   12860788   13230791   13240701      -4.17   64.95

     _HK,K,T   15905128   9224603    6157855    6360980      3.30   9040207    9078632    9419482    9427728       4.29   46.25

     _EU15      1698986    867248     675979     490710    -27.41   1107214     717473     700556     681979     -38.41    3.35

     _EC12      1698212    867180     675911     490598    -27.42   1107146     717411     700424     681867     -38.41    3.34