Major Shippers Category 600
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                                          |                                     |                             November 12, 2010
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2010 Data     |
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                                           Category 600:  TEXTURED FILAMENT YARN
                                         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     296.543    303.878    204.764    228.819     11.75   288.636    319.468    322.559    327.932      13.61  100.00

     CANADA    159.750    209.436    142.433    139.423     -2.11   186.236    205.582    205.595    206.425      10.84   62.95

     MEXICO     30.659     22.742     13.892     23.522     69.31    22.682     30.756     31.058     32.371      42.72    9.87

     ITALY      22.746      9.599      7.391     11.813     59.82    12.158     11.654     12.113     14.020      15.32    4.28

     CHINA T    15.343     12.390      8.233      8.527      3.58    12.979     12.237     12.841     12.685      -2.26    3.87

     CHINA P     7.250      7.388      4.654      9.119     95.95     7.492     10.709     11.761     11.853      58.21    3.61

     INDIA       9.894      6.757      4.196      5.982     42.54     7.275      7.349      7.596      8.542      17.41    2.60

     INDNSIA    12.602      6.063      3.857      5.007     29.82     7.237      7.346      7.317      7.213      -0.33    2.20

     THAILND     7.295      4.675      2.970      4.675     57.41     5.020      5.734      5.977      6.380      27.10    1.95

     MALAYSA     7.479      3.830      2.468      4.316     74.90     4.705      5.022      5.075      5.678      20.69    1.73

     ISRAEL      6.113      3.869      2.623      2.976     13.47     4.341      3.991      4.194      4.222      -2.73    1.29

     GERMANY     3.785      8.082      7.028      2.758    -60.76     9.257      5.685      4.449      3.812     -58.82    1.16

     KOR REP     2.343      1.227      0.488      2.238    358.28     1.282      2.271      2.537      2.977     132.20    0.91

     SLOVENI     2.024      1.903      1.308      1.644     25.67     1.874      2.278      2.363      2.239      19.48    0.68

     FRANCE      2.815      0.945      0.464      1.532    230.44     1.515      1.988      2.146      2.014      32.94    0.61

     VIETNAM     0.969      0.601      0.229      0.681    196.61     0.663      1.015      1.045      1.053      58.81    0.32

     BELGIUM     0.777      0.285      0.119      0.776    550.47     0.389      0.693      0.983      0.941     142.18    0.29

     JAPAN       1.141      0.443      0.308      0.701    127.92     0.435      0.816      0.792      0.837      92.34    0.26

     SLOVAK      0.648      0.849      0.551      0.459    -16.68     0.827      0.766      0.732      0.757      -8.39    0.23

     EGYPT       0.747      0.456      0.235      0.517    120.31     0.416      0.529      0.647      0.739      77.59    0.23


     _WTO      296.543    303.878    204.764    228.819     11.75   288.636    319.468    322.559    327.932      13.61  100.00

     _OECD     193.895    231.555    158.997    159.800      0.51   212.282    229.981    230.161    232.358       9.46   70.86

     _C,H,K,T   24.937     21.013     13.380     19.885     48.61    21.759     25.224     27.142     27.517      26.47    8.39

     _EC12      30.379     19.939     15.550     17.344     11.54    23.974     21.063     20.866     21.733      -9.35    6.63

     _EU15      30.383     19.939     15.550     17.344     11.54    23.974     21.063     20.866     21.733      -9.35    6.63

     _ASEAN     28.429     15.169      9.524     14.679     54.12    17.708     19.117     19.414     20.323      14.77    6.20

     _HK,K,T    17.687     13.625      8.727     10.766     23.37    14.267     14.515     15.381     15.664       9.80    4.78