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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 351/651 :  Cotton and MMF Night
                                                      Data in Doz, 43.50 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     36091766  32414928    19856492   18360046     -7.54   35552111   31604665   31226896   30918482    -13.03  100.00

    CHINA P   21524826  18839799    11854569   10372051    -12.51   21464178   18250065   17728662   17357281    -19.13   56.14

    CAMBOD     4830493   4804973     2438481    2540851      4.20    4770494    4771508    4757691    4907343      2.87   15.87

    VIETNAM    1556594   1820327     1067822     964761     -9.65    1771124    1681908    1738744    1717266     -3.04    5.55

    BNGLDSH    1936095   1257699      898738     991039     10.27    1587353    1296669    1395025    1350000    -14.95    4.37

    INDIA      1408846   1113241      683925     880372     28.72    1132046    1297692    1312021    1309688     15.69    4.24

    PAKISTN    1027555    942610      650622     638714     -1.83    1089091     997160     993166     930702    -14.54    3.01

    INDNSIA     851633    890384      535998     499071     -6.89     858925     806665     815785     853457     -0.64    2.76

    PHIL R      645856    787710      511154     428247    -16.22     770871     686105     694364     704803     -8.57    2.28

    MALAYSA     332563    407942      218876     180498    -17.53     389562     416059     383373     369564     -5.13    1.20

    MEXICO      243007    272284      183368     149916    -18.24     255888     247881     237084     238832     -6.67    0.77

    THAILND     471386    243838      184875     129945    -29.71     417685     154547     165955     188908    -54.77    0.61

    GUATMAL      40323    145995       78855     101302     28.47      85278     158896     167616     168442     97.52    0.54

    SRI LKA     214052    169615       92485      64466    -30.30     200548     145371     145743     141596    -29.40    0.46

    EGYPT        76178     69052       26400      67654    156.27      49304     101938     103813     110306    123.73    0.36

    SALVADR     122795     82402       31823      54781     72.14      79913     106435     104177     105360     31.84    0.34

    KOR REP     105514     99799       73917      66919     -9.47      96237      94555      92287      92801     -3.57    0.30

    TURKEY       88472     73186       50799      41504    -18.30      72527      70834      70867      63891    -11.91    0.21

    NICARAG      57220     58832       52890      47874     -9.48      70346      50471      53576      53816    -23.50    0.17

    PERU         43797     50558       26892      27769      3.26      51154      51522      51916      51435      0.55    0.17

    CHINA T      69693     55877       47398      30051    -36.60      84213      38638      40607      38530    -54.25    0.12

    HAITI        22880     46813       26814      14852    -44.61      32766      41939      36669      34851      6.36    0.11

    HONDURA      72073     44876       33479      12240    -63.44      50141      26232      26250      23637    -52.86    0.08

    HG KONG      15423     24910       15368       9278    -39.63      24348      19697      20665      18820    -22.70    0.06

    MONGOLA      85599         0           0          0       *        33753          0          0          0   -100.00    0.00


    _WTO      36051895  32409660    19855668   18359322     -7.54   35551284   31599149   31221763   30913314    -13.05   99.98

    _ASEAN     8701510   8977473     4968496    4750209     -4.39    8997692    8533448    8573076    8759186     -2.65   28.33

    _W HEMI     635966    715537      442997     414630     -6.40     645520     696924     689959     687170      6.45    2.22

    _CBI        319952    383158      226281     233162      3.04     322187     388565     392384     390039     21.06    1.26

    _CAFTA      297005    336345      199467     218294      9.44     289364     346610     355699     355172     22.74    1.15

    _OECD       223701    201381      141926     121025    -14.73     200636     193915     191024     180480    -10.05    0.58

    _ANDEAN      53196     56817       30967      30664     -0.98      58004      57872      57938      56514     -2.57    0.18