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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 335/635 :  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     29719405  26764428    16084684   14558256     -9.49   29369448   25669544   25873200   25238000    -14.07  100.00

    CHINA P   15985428  14621775     8930775    8017614    -10.22   15868850   14086631   14055907   13708614    -13.61   54.32

    VIETNAM    4257410   3856238     2261123    2193097     -3.01    4146374    3762260    3860275    3788212     -8.64   15.01

    INDNSIA    2656522   2267781     1329458    1101162    -17.17    2757770    2000871    2101677    2039485    -26.05    8.08

    BNGLDSH    1011561   1049879      711520     682557     -4.07    1139971     988775    1024526    1020916    -10.44    4.05

    CAMBOD     1389244    933452      452049     480657      6.33    1213015     963607     989363     962060    -20.69    3.81

    PHIL R      387949    580889      319485     261614    -18.11     477953     575730     567745     523018      9.43    2.07

    PAKISTN     473205    486091      320705     186767    -41.76     543219     369499     369359     352153    -35.17    1.40

    CANADA      267184    308694      206134     210101      1.92     304638     310381     313004     312661      2.63    1.24

    JORDAN      419924    302625      149465     145274     -2.80     384798     271471     294620     298434    -22.44    1.18

    SRI LKA     239116    287199      163064     149138     -8.54     250766     279152     274097     273273      8.98    1.08

    GUATMAL     223927    269608      113918     113529     -0.34     211479     250395     259463     269219     27.30    1.07

    INDIA       455893    311910      224520     174477    -22.29     408265     289273     280412     261867    -35.86    1.04

    SALVADR     283013    222390      134491     104578    -22.24     255085     226255     199339     192477    -24.54    0.76

    MEXICO      220591    183036      107763      92693    -13.98     169730     177473     173902     167966     -1.04    0.67

    MALAYSA     191021    152000       99532      87862    -11.72     169630     147463     143209     140330    -17.27    0.56

    THAILND     171712    158276      105952      73662    -30.48     183843     138169     144346     125986    -31.47    0.50

    HONDURA     363647     60572       34767      99182    185.28     173803     118516     121503     124987    -28.09    0.50

    DOM REP      67368     64696       34807      51378     47.61      60947      79528      78585      81267     33.34    0.32

    LESOTHO      44193     64352       13925      14543      4.44      23139      65160      63671      64970    180.78    0.26

    NICARAG      46032     35895       22100      30283     37.03      37189      45757      46983      44078     18.52    0.17

    ITALY        43589     45211       31173      27864    -10.61      47206      45847      44230      41902    -11.24    0.17

    EGYPT        85570     65544       46778      21377    -54.30      95311      59080      50295      40143    -57.88    0.16

    MOROC        13957     26181       19641      25433     29.49      24091      31942      33436      31973     32.72    0.13

    CHINA T      51961     41121       31372      20077    -36.00      51114      32259      30848      29826    -41.65    0.12

    HG KONG      35318     32557       19864      14009    -29.48      37365      29917      30525      26702    -28.54    0.11

    SWAZLND      44934     34560       21887       4783    -78.15      39674      21847      18746      17456    -56.00    0.07

    ARAB EM      29876     26813       22232       9275    -58.28      41678      13209      12691      13856    -66.75    0.05


    _WTO      29717015  26759645    16082536   14552505     -9.51   29366248   25661583   25864629   25229614    -14.09   99.97

    _ASEAN     9062682   7950655     4568851    4198408     -8.11    8954977    7589368    7807726    7580212    -15.35   30.03

    _W HEMI    1505230   1183367      679096     722809      6.44    1250897    1244321    1228946    1227080     -1.90    4.86

    _CBI        991542    665430      346955     405561     16.89     748223     732850     718777     724036     -3.23    2.87

    _CAFTA      985941    656752      342043     401138     17.28     741360     724190     709562     715847     -3.44    2.84

    _OECD       402678    448142      298724     301467      0.92     444571     452551     456742     450885      1.42    1.79

    _SUB-SAHA   113711    143229       45848      39360    -14.15      84453     145797     141151     136741     61.91    0.54

    _EU15        77285     93102       63360      58790     -7.21      91437      93024      92193      88532     -3.18    0.35

    _EC12        76652     92666       63075      58520     -7.22      90904      92599      91771      88111     -3.07    0.35