Major Shippers Category 200
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                                          |                                     |                              November 8, 2010
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2010 Data     |
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                                           Category 200:  YARN FOR RETAIL SALE,SEWING THREAD
                                             Data in Kg.,  6.60 M2 per Kg.. 

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  9/2010
   Country      2008       2009       9/2009     9/2010  % Change    9/2009     7/2010     8/2010     9/2010   % Change % Share


     WORLD     16555076  15837814   11688856   13643318     16.72  15511142   17542783   17820221   17792276      14.71  100.00

     TURKEY     3667586   4274964    3250405    3761666     15.73   4217988    4926575    4986923    4786225      13.47   26.90

     CHINA P    2826947   2721161    1938100    2675784     38.06   2546669    3264063    3356537    3458845      35.82   19.44

     MEXICO     3261652   2830334    2031875    2568550     26.41   2652258    3292531    3341342    3367009      26.95   18.92

     CANADA     2516418   2808625    2092083    1997819     -4.51   2801233    2754144    2749172    2714361      -3.10   15.26

     THAILND    1137783    910358     718563     687718     -4.29    983149     837385     841463     879513     -10.54    4.94

     INDIA       642342    595744     378092     385641      2.00    519190     669006     677910     603293      16.20    3.39

     GERMANY     334935    265460     191962     278290     44.97    270579     333475     339011     351788      30.01    1.98

     HONDURA     118398    158345     124605     154307     23.84    149109     182577     166411     188047      26.11    1.06

     EGYPT       178091     90471      74726     164176    119.70    119829     141312     156864     179921      50.15    1.01

     INDNSIA     335200    139505      69311     109097     57.40    132480     162086     164291     179291      35.33    1.01

     PERU         86650     87604      67473     113545     68.28     85939     125526     131138     133676      55.55    0.75

     FRANCE      154031    131533      86084      83751     -2.71    117532     116162     126980     129200       9.93    0.73

     ITALY       162168    120112      98901     100609      1.73    134385     113628     118487     121820      -9.35    0.68


     _WTO      16553746  15836682   11688168   13633346     16.64  15510062   17542338   17819776   17781860      14.65   99.94

     _OECD      7126678   7897006    5964857    6438997      7.95   7840666    8486446    8572796    8371146       6.77   47.05

     _C,H,K,T   3117042   2928143    2114066    2796887     32.30   2766966    3405956    3497690    3610964      30.50   20.30

     _ASEAN     1722976   1111660     846557     833490     -1.54   1219357    1021431    1046674    1098593      -9.90    6.17

     _EU15       855606    715374     532195     626336     17.69    712853     746269     774488     809515      13.56    4.55

     _EC12       843347    704845     524735     621896     18.52    700687     739332     767212     802006      14.46    4.51

     _CBI        123669    217750     172698     176420      2.16    198772     219427     209681     221472      11.42    1.24

     _CAFTA      123587    217747     172698     176420      2.16    198772     219424     209678     221469      11.42    1.24

     _HK,K,T     290095    206982     175966     121103    -31.18    220297     141893     141153     152119     -30.95    0.85

     _ANDEAN      86943     87618      67487     113545     68.25     85953     125526     131138     133676      55.52    0.75