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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 334/634 :  COATS
                                                      Data in Doz, 34.50 M2 per 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     20929431  20539252    12442584   11158447    -10.32   21904385   19650359   19561478   19255115    -12.09  100.00

    CHINA P   11090756  10381929     6444620    5543243    -13.99   11168969    9718904    9653251    9480552    -15.12   49.24

    VIETNAM    2202843   2213238     1261358    1295052      2.67    2267327    2199955    2247498    2246932     -0.90   11.67

    BNGLDSH    1553542   1303028      789802     775315     -1.83    1657949    1326540    1332850    1288541    -22.28    6.69

    PAKISTN    1364431   1507253      955878     726797    -23.97    1651143    1339290    1311611    1278172    -22.59    6.64

    INDNSIA    1252859   1264655      694451     614534    -11.51    1366079    1244918    1201824    1184738    -13.27    6.15

    HONDURA     827131    834652      539872     539175     -0.13     845492     828990     818586     833955     -1.36    4.33

    MEXICO      469003    677757      367363     365051     -0.63     520604     702304     695574     675445     29.74    3.51

    CAMBOD      486987    555132      297677     320766      7.76     558066     564483     595128     578221      3.61    3.00

    PHIL R      251715    269508      163757     132618    -19.02     283609     242168     246335     238369    -15.95    1.24

    INDIA       253728    198839      101647     122104     20.13     234033     218475     218908     219296     -6.30    1.14

    MALAYSA     120203    170426      105602     106065      0.44     157340     176325     180843     170889      8.61    0.89

    THAILND     212270    213339      138127      88107    -36.21     259912     187587     177425     163319    -37.16    0.85

    EGYPT       103676    143442       84156      80790     -4.00     139674     124958     116884     140076      0.29    0.73

    SALVADR      91303    131810       70298      76087      8.23     106439     143397     138825     137599     29.27    0.71

    JORDAN       58678     87118       55621      83389     49.92      79222      85749     102813     114886     45.02    0.60

    NICARAG      80995    109620       62423      34528    -44.69      96324     107615     101666      81725    -15.16    0.42

    GUATMAL      53559     77504       56879      43832    -22.94      82531      66812      65296      64457    -21.90    0.33

    SRI LKA     107515     56625       35983      39688     10.30      69989      56171      58845      60330    -13.80    0.31

    KENYA        21486     23945       16272      27455     68.73      27812      20082      20349      35128     26.31    0.18

    HG KONG      24304     44964       24819      12199    -50.85      32635      46103      35454      32344     -0.89    0.17

    CHINA T      72853     52564       37974      16871    -55.57      66482      34731      33448      31461    -52.68    0.16

    ARAB EM      30785     29144       22448      12994    -42.12      35958      23573      22186      19690    -45.24    0.10


    _WTO      20928674  20535555    12441121   11152959    -10.35   21902424   19641923   19553044   19247393    -12.12   99.96

    _ASEAN     4532384   4690949     2664584    2557780     -4.01    4899416    4619803    4652490    4584145     -6.43   23.81

    _W HEMI    1599125   1894447     1138838    1090924     -4.21    1719991    1906885    1874287    1846533      7.36    9.59

    _CBI       1082961   1180310      745909     706693     -5.26    1155272    1171861    1147033    1141094     -1.23    5.93

    _CAFTA     1080172   1175685      744573     705146     -5.30    1152808    1166744    1141997    1136258     -1.44    5.90

    _OECD        82396     82890       51333      53046      3.34      81904      89220      87377      84603      3.30    0.44

    _SUB-SAHA    47510     60614       34058      38726     13.71      61331      52003      52498      65282      6.44    0.34

    _EU15        39582     44964       28306      27339     -3.42      43398      48305      46292      43997      1.38    0.23

    _EC12        38831     44372       28052      26656     -4.98      42620      47312      45284      42976      0.84    0.22