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                                          |                                     |                               October 7, 2011
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |   By Merged-Category,  8/2011 Data  |
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                                         Category 300/301 :  COTTON YARNS
                                                      Data in million dollars

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date                        Year-Endings                      YE  8/2011
   Country      2009       2010       8/2010     8/2011  % Change     8/2010     6/2011     7/2011     8/2011  % Change % Share

    WORLD      110.215   173.170     126.342    128.257      1.52    168.970    190.326    184.390    175.084      3.62  100.00

    MEXICO      23.414    36.888      24.164     32.846     35.93     33.732     47.540     45.641     45.571     35.10   26.03

    PAKISTN     22.137    32.215      19.678     29.870     51.79     28.437     39.452     41.164     42.407     49.13   24.22

    INDIA       12.175    18.219      12.695     14.323     12.83     17.072     19.966     20.050     19.848     16.25   11.34

    KOR REP     21.364    34.521      31.487     15.659    -50.27     40.772     26.969     23.634     18.693    -54.15   10.68

    INDNSIA      6.474    12.745       9.131      8.117    -11.11     11.589     13.641     12.624     11.731      1.22    6.70

    VIETNAM      1.858     7.521       5.989      7.539     25.89      6.796     10.509     10.547      9.072     33.48    5.18

    THAILND     10.025     9.292       6.427      5.523    -14.06      9.316      9.495      9.193      8.388     -9.96    4.79

    EGYPT        3.464     6.135       4.581      3.761    -17.90      5.889      5.850      5.382      5.315     -9.75    3.04

    CHINA P      2.400     8.332       7.257      3.510    -51.63      8.242      8.017      6.816      4.585    -44.38    2.62

    CANADA       1.141     1.671       1.012      1.102      8.91      1.583      1.773      1.685      1.761     11.27    1.01

    UZBEKIS      0.000     0.000       0.000      1.326       *        0.000      0.716      1.142      1.326       *      0.76

    SPAIN        0.723     0.749       0.550      0.828     50.38      0.668      1.076      1.050      1.026     53.71    0.59


    _WTO       110.215   173.170     126.342    126.901      0.44    168.970    189.580    183.218    173.729      2.82   99.23

    _ASEAN      18.356    29.767      21.673     21.469     -0.94     27.826     33.989     32.624     29.564      6.25   16.89

    _OECD       26.491    40.323      35.413     20.133    -43.15     46.405     33.406     30.047     25.044    -46.03   14.30

    _EU15        2.905     3.171       2.230      2.664     19.44      2.958      3.630      3.661      3.605     21.85    2.06

    _EC12        2.881     3.132       2.204      2.622     18.96      2.922      3.582      3.608      3.550     21.48    2.03

    _CAFTA       0.720     0.473       0.369      0.294    -20.33      0.458      0.442      0.435      0.398    -13.00    0.23

    _CBI         0.720     0.473       0.369      0.294    -20.33      0.458      0.442      0.435      0.398    -13.00    0.23