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                                          |                                     |                               January 8, 2013
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |   By Merged-Category, 11/2012 Data  |
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                                         Category 300/301 :  COTTON YARNS
                                                      Data in million dollars

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date                        Year-Endings                      YE 11/2012
   Country      2010       2011      11/2011    11/2012  % Change    11/2011     9/2012    10/2012    11/2012  % Change % Share

    WORLD      173.170   175.823     166.763    112.488    -32.55    177.545    129.725    125.425    121.548    -31.54  100.00

    PAKISTN     32.215    38.681      37.253     22.867    -38.62     39.211     25.483     23.868     24.296    -38.04   19.99

    MEXICO      36.888    42.059      40.743     20.666    -49.28     44.130     23.173     22.320     21.982    -50.19   18.08

    KOR REP     34.521    25.356      23.473     19.208    -18.17     24.384     22.880     21.404     21.091    -13.51   17.35

    INDIA       18.219    23.736      21.740     18.650    -14.21     22.863     23.659     22.807     20.645     -9.70   16.99

    INDNSIA     12.745    10.551       9.888      9.735     -1.55     10.436     10.081     10.151     10.398     -0.36    8.55

    THAILND      9.292     7.587       7.364      4.638    -37.01      8.385      5.827      5.834      4.862    -42.02    4.00

    EGYPT        6.135     4.255       4.083      4.560     11.67      4.525      4.232      4.568      4.732      4.55    3.89

    SPAIN        0.749     1.207       1.043      2.325    122.85      1.131      2.357      2.389      2.489    120.15    2.05

    CHINA P      8.332     4.466       4.276      2.110    -50.66      4.615      2.625      2.699      2.301    -50.15    1.89

    VIETNAM      7.521     9.238       8.745      1.506    -82.78      9.110      2.492      2.653      1.999    -78.06    1.64

    CANADA       1.671     1.500       1.380      1.344     -2.54      1.459      1.356      1.435      1.465      0.36    1.20

    UZBEKIS      0.000     1.326       1.326      0.000   -100.00      1.326      0.000      0.000      0.000   -100.00    0.00


    _WTO       173.170   174.467     165.407    112.488    -31.99    176.189    129.725    125.425    121.548    -31.01  100.00

    _OECD       40.323    32.240      29.715     26.587    -10.52     31.051     30.803     29.280     29.112     -6.24   23.95

    _W HEMI     39.377    44.394      42.910     22.432    -47.72     46.460     25.050     24.229     23.916    -48.52   19.68

    _ASEAN      29.767    27.675      26.295     15.894    -39.55     28.314     18.424     18.662     17.274    -38.99   14.21

    _EU15        3.171     4.135       3.800      5.158     35.75      4.083      5.470      5.333      5.493     34.53    4.52

    _EC12        3.132     4.080       3.746      5.095     36.02      4.027      5.398      5.261      5.429     34.80    4.47