Major Shippers Category 201
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                                          |                                     |                             November 12, 2010
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2010 Data     |
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                                           Category 201:  SPECIALTY YARNS
                                         Data in Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                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     210.332    157.466    107.287    136.663     27.38   177.377    178.017    182.618    186.842       5.34  100.00

     MEXICO     67.242     46.219     31.216     39.260     25.77    53.174     52.620     53.337     54.263       2.05   29.04

     CHINA T    22.827     15.714      8.754     15.951     82.22    16.178     21.464     22.122     22.911      41.62   12.26

     CHINA P    11.510      9.527      6.090     10.524     72.81    10.197     12.573     13.136     13.961      36.92    7.47

     FRANCE     14.250      9.688      6.400      7.694     20.23    10.868     10.857     10.854     10.982       1.05    5.88

     PORTUGL     5.612      8.762      7.251      8.340     15.02     9.344      9.142      9.791      9.851       5.43    5.27

     JAPAN      12.293      8.063      5.252      6.668     26.97    10.183      9.224      9.256      9.480      -6.91    5.07

     CANADA     11.250      8.018      5.245      5.590      6.58     8.993      7.655      7.893      8.363      -7.01    4.48

     ITALY       3.395      4.085      2.737      5.156     88.39     3.598      6.210      6.238      6.504      80.76    3.48

     TURKEY      7.596      5.597      4.127      4.670     13.17     6.952      6.384      6.468      6.141     -11.67    3.29

     COLOMB     14.211      4.263      2.879      4.326     50.23     6.928      5.096      5.658      5.709     -17.60    3.06

     INDIA       6.803      5.138      3.561      3.439     -3.43     5.886      4.836      4.947      5.015     -14.79    2.68

     C RICA      3.088      4.072      3.708      4.390     18.39     4.594      4.575      4.638      4.754       3.48    2.54

     VIETNAM     4.913      4.235      3.244      3.069     -5.40     4.795      4.062      3.997      4.060     -15.33    2.17

     KOR REP     3.618      2.477      1.497      2.450     63.69     2.976      3.111      3.406      3.430      15.26    1.84

     GERMANY     3.767      2.801      1.799      2.000     11.12     3.179      2.935      3.030      3.001      -5.60    1.61

     THAILND     2.547      1.587      0.990      2.387    141.05     2.048      2.530      2.772      2.984      45.69    1.60

     CZECH       0.753      2.048      1.246      1.994     59.99     1.502      2.267      2.660      2.795      86.05    1.50

     N ZEAL      1.198      2.343      2.302      1.279    -44.45     2.453      1.351      1.270      1.320     -46.19    0.71

     GUATMAL     1.579      1.083      0.704      0.652     -7.38     1.323      1.026      0.965      1.031     -22.11    0.55

     AUSTRAL     0.375      1.366      1.360      1.011    -25.67     1.721      0.975      1.008      1.017     -40.94    0.54

     ROMANIA     1.534      1.171      0.762      0.518    -31.96     1.268      0.967      1.013      0.928     -26.85    0.50

     U KING      1.919      1.013      0.772      0.645    -16.39     1.710      0.859      0.872      0.887     -48.14    0.47

     PHIL R      0.534      0.787      0.448      0.425     -5.06     0.641      0.687      0.766      0.764      19.15    0.41

     LATVIA      0.443      1.071      0.761      0.326    -57.16     0.928      0.777      0.720      0.636     -31.48    0.34

     DENMARK     1.118      0.861      0.576      0.347    -39.72     0.980      0.676      0.613      0.632     -35.47    0.34

     ISRAEL      1.282      1.185      1.185      0.618    -47.85     1.185      0.619      0.619      0.618     -47.85    0.33

     INDNSIA     0.015      0.285      0.162      0.338    108.22     0.177      0.417      0.400      0.461     159.80    0.25


     _WTO      210.228    157.413    107.244    136.653     27.42   177.304    177.981    182.587    186.822       5.37   99.99

     _OECD      57.430     50.825     36.219     42.059     16.12    55.883     54.270     55.799     56.665       1.40   30.33

     _C,H,K,T   37.981     27.724     16.343     28.940     77.08    29.366     37.159     38.675     40.321      37.31   21.58

     _EU15      31.506     28.397     20.229     24.834     22.76    30.809     31.886     32.522     33.002       7.12   17.66

     _EC12      30.718     27.798     19.899     24.567     23.46    30.249     31.262     31.988     32.466       7.33   17.38

     _HK,K,T    26.471     18.197     10.253     18.416     79.62    19.169     24.586     25.539     26.360      37.52   14.11

     _ASEAN      8.157      7.158      4.993      6.422     28.63     7.813      8.039      8.269      8.587       9.91    4.60

     _ANDEAN    14.886      4.696      3.057      4.777     56.27     7.288      5.524      6.276      6.416     -11.97    3.43

     _CBI        4.814      5.385      4.555      5.202     14.19     6.072      5.797      5.865      6.031      -0.67    3.23

     _CAFTA      4.814      5.385      4.555      5.105     12.07     6.072      5.797      5.769      5.935      -2.26    3.18