Major Shippers Category 600
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                                          |                                     |                              November 5, 2010
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2010 Data     |
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                                           Category 600:  TEXTURED FILAMENT YARN
                                         Data in Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                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     296.543    303.878    229.396    256.473     11.80   289.596    322.559    327.932    330.955      14.28  100.00

     CANADA    159.750    209.436    159.630    156.339     -2.06   189.577    205.595    206.425    206.145       8.74   62.29

     MEXICO     30.659     22.742     15.957     26.524     66.22    21.689     31.058     32.371     33.309      53.58   10.06

     ITALY      22.746      9.599      7.643     12.821     67.73    11.694     12.113     14.020     14.776      26.36    4.46

     CHINA T    15.343     12.390      9.280      9.638      3.86    12.619     12.841     12.685     12.749       1.03    3.85

     CHINA P     7.250      7.388      5.347     10.425     94.96     7.524     11.761     11.853     12.466      65.68    3.77

     INDIA       9.894      6.757      4.604      6.500     41.20     6.929      7.596      8.542      8.653      24.88    2.61

     INDNSIA    12.602      6.063      4.407      5.423     23.07     7.008      7.317      7.213      7.079       1.01    2.14

     THAILND     7.295      4.675      3.372      5.219     54.80     4.832      5.977      6.380      6.523      34.98    1.97

     MALAYSA     7.479      3.830      2.804      5.274     88.05     4.489      5.075      5.678      6.299      40.31    1.90

     ISRAEL      6.113      3.869      3.016      3.255      7.90     4.473      4.194      4.222      4.107      -8.18    1.24

     GERMANY     3.785      8.082      7.209      2.868    -60.22     9.278      4.449      3.812      3.741     -59.67    1.13

     KOR REP     2.343      1.227      0.670      2.758    311.61     1.292      2.537      2.977      3.315     156.64    1.00

     SLOVENI     2.024      1.903      1.312      1.846     40.72     1.751      2.363      2.239      2.437      39.21    0.74

     FRANCE      2.815      0.945      0.601      1.599    165.87     1.480      2.146      2.014      1.943      31.23    0.59

     VIETNAM     0.969      0.601      0.284      0.725    155.77     0.633      1.045      1.053      1.043      64.88    0.32

     BELGIUM     0.777      0.285      0.178      0.876    392.08     0.447      0.983      0.941      0.983     119.68    0.30

     JAPAN       1.141      0.443      0.334      0.731    119.23     0.413      0.792      0.837      0.841     103.51    0.25

     SLOVAK      0.648      0.849      0.611      0.501    -17.98     0.828      0.732      0.757      0.740     -10.62    0.22

     EGYPT       0.747      0.456      0.309      0.578     87.35     0.400      0.647      0.739      0.726      81.32    0.22

     S ARAB      0.000      0.000      0.000      0.387       *       0.000      0.213      0.213      0.387        *      0.12


     _WTO      296.543    303.878    229.396    256.473     11.80   289.596    322.559    327.932    330.955      14.28  100.00

     _OECD     193.895    231.555    177.514    178.663      0.65   215.686    230.161    232.358    232.703       7.89   70.31

     _C,H,K,T   24.937     21.013     15.302     22.821     49.14    21.440     27.142     27.517     28.532      33.08    8.62

     _EU15      30.383     19.939     16.583     18.648     12.45    23.937     20.866     21.733     22.004      -8.08    6.65

     _EC12      30.379     19.939     16.583     18.642     12.42    23.937     20.866     21.733     21.998      -8.10    6.65

     _ASEAN     28.429     15.169     10.866     16.710     53.77    16.963     19.414     20.323     21.012      23.87    6.35

     _HK,K,T    17.687     13.625      9.955     12.396     24.52    13.916     15.381     15.664     16.066      15.45    4.85