Major Shippers Category 223
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                                          |                                     |                              November 8, 2010
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2010 Data     |
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                                           Category 223:  NON-WOVEN FABRICS
                                             Data in Kg., 14.00 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    179491731 172052853  126496091  154952826     22.50 167869897  193466705  197761769  200509588      19.44  100.00

     CHINA P   31283659  31328812   23778690   35050458     47.40  30694215   38763974   40731014   42600580      38.79   21.25

     MEXICO    18539139  18137588   12353107   14321329     15.93  16087186   19687474   19934575   20105810      24.98   10.03

     ISRAEL    16299944  19817618   14564095   14234793     -2.26  18629990   20493743   19912867   19488316       4.61    9.72

     CANADA    19527611  16410277   12476336   14355674     15.06  16917590   17763748   18116606   18289615       8.11    9.12

     BRAZIL    11667974  15961182   11365423   12649900     11.30  14308655   17180052   17148322   17245659      20.53    8.60

     GERMANY   11478777  10679607    7577693   10560953     39.37   9795784   12717358   13101689   13662867      39.48    6.81

     JAPAN      9857380   8707809    6656244    5894211    -11.45   8994486    8174289    8064578    7945776     -11.66    3.96

     FRANCE     5008115   4643562    3289491    6123053     86.14   4697795    6819931    7111213    7477124      59.16    3.73

     INDIA      2170483   3036918    1978428    4827789    144.02   2490943    5057212    5592684    5886279     136.31    2.94

     LUXMBRG    4917118   5254069    4051623    4344765      7.24   4969106    5366120    5503218    5547211      11.63    2.77

     TURKEY     3811765   3564531    2377379    3539476     48.88   3373905    4649215    4776011    4726628      40.09    2.36

     ITALY      3619631   3745021    2773962    3375344     21.68   3618934    4183416    4257742    4346403      20.10    2.17

     KOR REP    4689331   2494605    1687665    3329721     97.30   2732652    3802715    4001409    4136661      51.38    2.06

     CHINA T    7662368   3060790    2165726    2880988     33.03   4007576    3620548    3866915    3776052      -5.78    1.88

     AUSTRAL    3102438   2971003    2285609    2191277     -4.13   2824273    3083231    2996198    2876671       1.86    1.43

     FINLAND    4340829   3652130    3180189    2301105    -27.64   3837128    2999948    3021538    2773046     -27.73    1.38

     U KING     2359791   1751997    1283372    2078648     61.97   1749275    2516028    2543944    2547273      45.62    1.27

     POLAND     1648347   1628934    1189181    1618917     36.14   1744854    2020657    2096782    2058670      17.99    1.03

     THAILND    1552506   1584931    1122618    1596092     42.18   1661419    1957296    1993227    2058405      23.89    1.03

     GREECE     1584080   2506022    1782104    1318824    -26.00   2329821    2077576    1950295    2042742     -12.32    1.02

     S ARAB     4679202   4052382    3316457    1098489    -66.88   4865473    2013246    2040815    1834414     -62.30    0.91

     SPAIN      2279875   1393693     986185    1133677     14.96   1614663    1261719    1271188    1541185      -4.55    0.77

     INDNSIA    1433396    917460     612119     942513     53.98    896709    1168675    1249985    1247854      39.16    0.62

     DENMARK      85413    332234     213924     882234    312.41    259879     848598     933694    1000544     285.00    0.50

     NETHLDS     654655    282433     211358     884413    318.44    248817     661594     829186     955488     284.01    0.48

     BELGIUM     925601    537699     355327     748657    110.70    453758     797898     883213     931029     105.18    0.46

     CZECH       725495    720397     590805     562811     -4.74    799333     681700     691546     692403     -13.38    0.35

     SWEDEN      492006    381711     262494     528990    101.52    369504     635586     650844     648207      75.43    0.32

     RUSSIA      314561    252993     252963     369960     46.25    567524     368010     369990     369990     -34.81    0.18

     DOM REP     255685    285710     201297     252871     25.62    301762     338428     331095     337284      11.77    0.17

     IRELAND     231463    194427     142862     203810     42.66    203751     207332     237549     255375      25.34    0.13

     MALAYSA     231441    836754     811261     146586    -81.93    870953     602517     603564     172079     -80.24    0.09

     REP SAF      31154    104143      59924      90451     50.94     76630     126310     132060     134670      75.74    0.07

     ARAB EM          0    174805      47411          0   -100.00     47411     149666     149666     127394     168.70    0.06

     SWITZLD     165297    106710      75015      91469     21.93     98875     113994     111830     123164      24.57    0.06

     HG KONG     687515    130809     115493      87418    -24.31    253456     114015     108547     102734     -59.47    0.05

     HONDURA     177625     68720      48472      78445     61.84     78930      81880      90445      98693      25.04    0.05


     _WTO     179138266 171799684  126243052  154582866     22.45 167302289  193098595  197391679  200139498      19.63   99.82

     _OECD     71740574  63285058   46816920   60186922     28.56  62679390   73233236   75108135   76655060      22.30   38.23

     _C,H,K,T  44322873  37015016   27747574   41348585     49.02  37687899   46301252   48707885   50616027      34.30   25.24

     _EU15     38022525  35387023   26133803   34495496     32.00  34186774   41116319   42316096   43748716      27.97   21.82

     _EC12     33153663  31322656   22669793   31654378     39.63  29946418   37457570   38622931   40307241      34.60   20.10

     _HK,K,T   13039214   5686204    3968884    6298127     58.69   6993684    7537278    7976871    8015447      14.61    4.00

     _ASEAN     3398870   3432349    2611373    2768798      6.03   3523051    3839514    3950395    3589774       1.89    1.79

     _CBI        589533    387906     275265     355855     29.28    449214     459507     453859     468496       4.29    0.23

     _CAFTA      589527    387906     275265     353014     28.25    449214     456666     451018     465655       3.66    0.23

     _SUB-SAHA    31154    106139      60497      91551     51.33     77203     127733     134583     137193      77.70    0.07