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                                          |                                     |                              November 8, 2013
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |     By Part-Category,  9/2013 Data  |
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                                         Category 224-V :  Woven Pile Fabric
                                           Data in M2.,  1.00 M2 per M2.. 

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  9/2013
   Country      2011       2012       9/2012     9/2013  % Change    9/2012     7/2013     8/2013     9/2013   % Change % Share

     WORLD    38544516   35174196   27446141   28215257      2.80  36034830   35159278   35378034   35943312      -0.25  100.00

     CHINA P  31336960   30923376   24269030   24680189      1.69  31277783   30627244   30837003   31334535       0.18   87.18

     INDIA     2465193    2016353    1560978    1596962      2.31   2133129    2034588    2010106    2052337      -3.79    5.71

     TURKEY     660321     600128     382463     691457     80.79    526570     852688     862553     909122      72.65    2.53

     ITALY      730431     368051     285458     277880     -2.65    458640     352659     356257     360473     -21.40    1.00

     KOR REP    842059     496032     365989     156884    -57.13    565295     333951     321014     286927     -49.24    0.80

     MEXICO     899548      97499      82745     141148     70.58    291894     160554     161402     155902     -46.59    0.43

     BELGIUM    533386     157229     126243      87728    -30.51    258708     116644     114660     118714     -54.11    0.33

     PANAMA          0          0          0     117446       *           0     117446     117446     117446        *      0.33

     BRAZIL     444692     102364      84746      94016     10.94    105421     105113     107495     111634       5.89    0.31


     _WTO     38534880   35173003   27446043   28210476      2.79  36032432   35153892   35372648   35937436      -0.26   99.98

     _OECD     3226383    1853456    1336311    1403378      5.02   2088735    1889573    1892596    1920523      -8.05    5.34

     _EU27     1703959     750199     582848     527126     -9.56    988097     678871     682824     694477     -29.72    1.93

     _EU28     1703959     750199     582848     527126     -9.56    988097     678871     682824     694477     -29.72    1.93

     _W HEMI   1378856     207254     169520     383686    126.34    409068     411587     418818     421420       3.02    1.17

     _NAFTA     902197      99023      82936     168023    102.59    292448     180198     185710     184110     -37.05    0.51

     _CBI           12          0          0     117446       *           0     117446     117446     117446        *      0.33