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                                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |    By Merged-Category,  8/2012 Data |
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                                         Category 237-D/333-D/334-D/342-D/347-D/348-D :  BLUE DENIM APPAREL
                                           Data in DOZ.

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date                        Year-Endings                      YE  8/2012
   Country      2010       2011       8/2011     8/2012  % Change     8/2011     6/2012     7/2012     8/2012  % Change % Share

   WORLD      51451479  43508755    29217726   27787663     -4.89   46324956   41895547   42430342   42078692     -9.17  100.00

   CHINA P    16054723  12579404     8487932    8274205     -2.52   13437418   12144001   12369821   12365677     -7.98   29.39

   MEXICO     11362881  10605736     6758575    6430801     -4.85   10767653   10508803   10386065   10277962     -4.55   24.43

   BNGLDSH     6860094   5483104     3839706    3575993     -6.87    6372929    5193191    5352659    5219391    -18.10   12.40

   NICARAG     1613410   2009583     1294575    1422776      9.90    1948415    2136205    2173209    2137784      9.72    5.08

   EGYPT       2312507   1893504     1309593    1081219    -17.44    1978053    1680061    1691042    1665130    -15.82    3.96

   CAMBOD      2042349   1711758     1151953    1090430     -5.34    1753482    1635885    1686200    1650235     -5.89    3.92

   VIETNAM     1865777   1622643     1107973    1109322      0.12    1686141    1635921    1664732    1623992     -3.69    3.86

   PAKISTN     1804327   1486165     1055376    1081076      2.44    1662729    1456033    1496413    1511865     -9.07    3.59

   LESOTHO     1303635   1320089      838722     774245     -7.69    1340718    1204422    1266527    1255612     -6.35    2.98

   INDNSIA      820099    797934      601943     579105     -3.79     851227     710111     740241     775096     -8.94    1.84

   JORDAN       571303    535614      387882     342649    -11.66     583615     494852     488249     490381    -15.98    1.17

   SRI LKA      780112    587363      407899     263171    -35.48     693407     472109     447788     442635    -36.17    1.05

   INDIA        482112    394295      271801     303163     11.54     420615     373435     391011     425657      1.20    1.01

   GUATMAL      405942    420474      277854     245496    -11.65     401555     360007     369891     388116     -3.35    0.92

   KENYA        533940    408874      306368     197314    -35.60     533521     316395     313702     299820    -43.80    0.71

   COLOMB       564294    270291      185258     206568     11.50     364078     284205     287034     291601    -19.91    0.69

   PHIL R       444784    297959      195643     121216    -38.04     308718     234282     230010     223532    -27.59    0.53

   SWAZLND      182835    194522      146549     141810     -3.23     211230     165116     198497     189783    -10.15    0.45

   HAITI        187145    146930       89512     113438     26.73     176118     170901     173063     170856     -2.99    0.41

   HG KONG       72638     72000       40799      77290     89.44      59756     111731     111282     108491     81.56    0.26

   TURKEY        64729     64241       37209      65243     75.34      57651      78679      91272      92275     60.06    0.22

   MAURIT       206063    135763       96878      52897    -45.40     152590     115028     103931      91782    -39.85    0.22

   ITALY        139122    122550       90798      45578    -49.80     124887      96085      87337      77330    -38.08    0.18

   DOM REP      108275    104454       72278      38354    -46.94     122032      79948      76408      70530    -42.20    0.17

   TUNISIA       41458     47161       29363      38542     31.26      43593      52107      55452      56340     29.24    0.13

   MACAU         40758     28563       23060       9918    -56.99      38771      13958      13979      15421    -60.23    0.04


   _WTO       51413023  43501437    29217704   27778466     -4.93   46309288   41881034   42415524   42062199     -9.17   99.96

   _W HEMI    14480328  13616292     8723801    8475366     -2.85   13885735   13588848   13501034   13367857     -3.73   31.77

   _ASEAN      5189006   4443960     3066096    2906447     -5.21    4612325    4227010    4332479    4284311     -7.11   10.18

   _CBI        2469068   2717782     1762700    1827994      3.70    2716165    2780236    2812572    2783076      2.46    6.61

   _CAFTA-DR   2281333   2570113     1673150    1713655      2.42    2539886    2607719    2637893    2610618      2.78    6.20

   _SUB-SAHAR  2365662   2080432     1400946    1192282    -14.89    2259269    1831042    1917533    1871768    -17.15    4.45

   _ANDEAN      580291    281914      194031     210500      8.49     378552     291408     293935     298383    -21.18    0.71

   _OECD        246518    204774      142802     121864    -14.66     208974     188409     192298     183836    -12.03    0.44

   _EU15        142406    125918       93317      49394    -47.07     128925      99883      91499      81995    -36.40    0.19

   _EU12        142327    125846       93286      49366    -47.08     128855      99813      91430      81926    -36.42    0.19