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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 million dollars

                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     2340.190  2790.401    1646.828   1584.929     -3.76   2729.869   2765.567   2772.992   2728.503     -0.05  100.00

    CHINA P   1188.123  1376.972     836.799    739.548    -11.62   1369.882   1311.443   1309.709   1279.722     -6.58   46.90

    VIETNAM    314.209   386.898     214.269    241.832     12.86    360.430    399.098    411.165    414.461     14.99   15.19

    INDNSIA    147.754   180.419      97.209     95.897     -1.35    174.079    185.568    182.126    179.107      2.89    6.56

    BNGLDSH    149.322   164.974      95.651     95.622     -0.03    178.568    171.202    171.649    164.944     -7.63    6.05

    MEXICO      87.850   119.886      70.558     89.912     27.43    102.600    136.750    138.222    139.240     35.71    5.10

    PAKISTN     90.383   124.556      75.905     51.902    -31.62    123.905    110.230    106.092    100.553    -18.85    3.69

    CAMBOD      44.034    63.664      33.565     36.762      9.53     57.134     67.150     68.978     66.861     17.03    2.45

    HONDURA     45.543    51.389      33.408     35.050      4.91     50.298     52.396     51.927     53.031      5.43    1.94

    INDIA       39.337    41.437      20.060     18.988     -5.35     41.422     43.445     41.770     40.365     -2.55    1.48

    PHIL R      27.180    33.652      19.178     22.728     18.51     32.638     33.634     36.168     37.202     13.98    1.36

    THAILND     32.264    35.018      21.180     23.303     10.02     37.271     36.696     36.712     37.141     -0.35    1.36

    NICARAG     23.018    26.149      15.282     12.946    -15.28     25.031     28.310     27.141     23.813     -4.87    0.87

    SALVADR     11.894    19.629      10.201     13.684     34.14     15.434     23.412     22.653     23.112     49.75    0.85

    MALAYSA     14.659    22.953      13.322     12.103     -9.15     19.793     22.974     22.809     21.734      9.81    0.80

    JORDAN       8.560    11.330       6.759     13.827    104.59     10.733     12.904     16.753     18.399     71.43    0.67

    SRI LKA     11.620     9.227       5.727      7.033     22.81      9.514      9.276      9.895     10.533     10.72    0.39

    EGYPT        5.150     8.864       5.273      5.172     -1.91      7.828      7.773      7.385      8.764     11.95    0.32

    GUATMAL      6.200     9.629       6.866      4.828    -29.68     10.051      9.289      9.100      7.591    -24.47    0.28

    CHINA T     11.934    10.263       7.413      4.094    -44.77     12.414      7.788      7.423      6.944    -44.06    0.25

    HG KONG      2.630     4.529       2.908      2.406    -17.26      4.134      4.540      4.202      4.027     -2.60    0.15

    KENYA        1.595     1.849       1.030      2.422    135.11      1.884      1.665      1.640      3.241     72.08    0.12

    ARAB EM      2.992     2.993       2.093      1.634    -21.95      3.296      2.944      2.741      2.534    -23.14    0.09


    _WTO      2339.919  2789.621    1646.355   1583.870     -3.80   2729.302   2764.076   2771.499   2727.137     -0.08   99.95

    _ASEAN     581.041   723.514     399.457    432.705      8.32    682.702    745.877    758.536    756.762     10.85   27.74

    _W HEMI    198.650   251.053     151.934    170.829     12.44    227.868    274.456    272.648    269.948     18.47    9.89

    _CBI        91.170   111.689      68.417     70.019      2.34    104.958    118.983    116.170    113.291      7.94    4.15

    _CAFTA      90.491   110.857      68.123     69.531      2.07    104.326    117.943    115.172    112.265      7.61    4.11

    _OECD       47.186    55.414      34.622     36.274      4.77     52.835     58.330     57.998     57.065      8.01    2.09

    _EU15       26.970    34.574      22.246     22.998      3.38     32.389     36.449     36.226     35.326      9.07    1.29

    _EC12       26.700    34.357      22.126     22.835      3.21     32.109     36.215     35.984     35.067      9.21    1.29

    _SUB-SAHA    4.619     5.423       2.587      3.782     46.20      5.348      5.261      5.287      6.618     23.74    0.24