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When using manual deployment in the the Package & Deployment wizard without automatic re-analyze and Remember setting unselected the categories are not created.
Categories are not appearing in K2 Designer after a manual deployment
If you select Manual and/or select Automatically re-analyze and then deploy your package the categories will be created correctly.