Major Shippers Category 618
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                                          |                                     |                              November 5, 2010
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2010 Data     |
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                                           Category 618:  WOVEN ARTIFICIAL FILAMENT FAB.
                                         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      37.117     23.763     16.838     21.307     26.54    23.695     27.443     27.517     28.233      19.15  100.00

     KOR REP    11.805      7.554      5.644      5.865      3.91     7.585      7.591      7.569      7.775       2.50   27.54

     CANADA      8.523      6.295      4.489      5.604     24.85     6.013      7.373      7.430      7.410      23.25   26.25

     CHINA P     2.206      2.319      1.359      3.109    128.69     1.771      3.741      3.834      4.068     129.75   14.41

     JAPAN       4.222      2.704      1.641      2.386     45.37     2.606      3.368      3.381      3.449      32.34   12.22

     ITALY       6.186      3.303      2.498      2.463     -1.43     3.515      3.242      3.244      3.268      -7.04   11.57


     _WTO       37.113     23.759     16.837     21.307     26.55    23.694     27.439     27.513     28.229      19.14   99.99

     _OECD      29.434     18.094     13.340     14.999     12.44    18.466     19.389     19.361     19.754       6.97   69.97

     _C,H,K,T   14.273     10.030      7.135      9.216     29.17     9.496     11.604     11.666     12.111      27.55   42.90

     _HK,K,T    12.067      7.712      5.775      6.107      5.74     7.725      7.862      7.832      8.043       4.12   28.49

     _EU15       8.519      3.949      2.970      3.325     11.95     4.441      4.166      4.107      4.304      -3.10   15.24

     _EC12       8.503      3.948      2.969      3.322     11.91     4.440      4.164      4.105      4.301      -3.13   15.24