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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 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     1430.913  1536.420     884.249    782.639    -11.49   1552.900   1491.971   1464.467   1434.810     -7.60  100.00

    CHINA P    865.764   887.607     524.144    440.360    -15.98    938.697    858.824    829.729    803.823    -14.37   56.02

    CAMBOD     166.968   193.736      93.379    101.632      8.84    176.674    195.508    195.988    201.989     14.33   14.08

    VIETNAM     81.658   109.321      58.860     50.110    -14.87     98.166    101.012    101.869    100.571      2.45    7.01

    INDNSIA     43.509    58.467      32.740     26.887    -17.88     50.139     52.068     52.322     52.615      4.94    3.67

    BNGLDSH     59.794    53.109      35.354     33.804     -4.38     61.157     54.029     56.300     51.559    -15.69    3.59

    INDIA       41.066    39.870      23.851     26.009      9.05     39.242     43.289     42.730     42.029      7.10    2.93

    PHIL R      32.343    40.908      25.572     21.903    -14.35     39.534     36.545     36.717     37.239     -5.81    2.60

    PAKISTN     27.439    31.534      21.621     17.450    -19.29     33.414     29.574     29.705     27.364    -18.11    1.91

    MALAYSA     17.115    22.472      11.403      9.341    -18.08     20.026     22.822     21.088     20.410      1.92    1.42

    SRI LKA     16.272    15.036       7.282      5.464    -24.96     16.436     13.652     13.638     13.218    -19.58    0.92

    EGYPT        2.672     6.911       1.426      6.947    387.06      2.191     11.826     12.249     12.432    467.50    0.87

    GUATMAL      1.710     8.714       4.118      6.036     46.58      4.431      9.839     10.359     10.632    139.93    0.74

    PERU         6.430     8.797       4.461      4.558      2.17      8.005      8.913      8.965      8.894     11.10    0.62

    KOR REP      8.377     8.287       6.282      5.259    -16.28      8.222      7.856      7.372      7.264    -11.66    0.51

    MEXICO       6.705     8.137       5.462      4.456    -18.42      7.485      7.625      7.273      7.131     -4.72    0.50

    SALVADR      6.102     5.585       1.851      2.606     40.78      4.596      6.357      6.267      6.340     37.95    0.44

    THAILND     14.806     8.518       6.699      4.466    -33.33     13.851      6.006      6.129      6.286    -54.62    0.44

    TURKEY       2.644     3.395       2.599      1.653    -36.41      3.240      2.862      2.650      2.449    -24.43    0.17

    NICARAG      2.347     2.687       2.459      2.200    -10.54      3.272      2.203      2.246      2.428    -25.80    0.17

    CHINA T      2.939     2.592       2.015      1.248    -38.06      3.504      1.991      2.017      1.825    -47.91    0.13

    HONDURA      4.057     2.978       2.218      0.995    -55.14      3.174      2.054      2.074      1.755    -44.72    0.12

    HAITI        1.075     2.209       1.340      0.779    -41.85      1.791      1.882      1.689      1.648     -7.95    0.11

    HG KONG      0.839     1.167       0.556      0.539     -3.17      1.059      1.219      1.274      1.149      8.54    0.08

    MONGOLA      1.521     0.000       0.000      0.000       *        0.825      0.000      0.000      0.000   -100.00    0.00


    _WTO      1430.329  1536.129     884.156    782.594    -11.49   1552.807   1491.705   1464.227   1434.568     -7.61   99.98

    _ASEAN     357.327   435.167     229.505    214.879     -6.37    399.851    415.295    415.491    420.541      5.17   29.31

    _W HEMI     30.169    40.268      22.675     22.055     -2.73     34.149     39.899     39.869     39.648     16.10    2.76

    _CBI        15.439    22.292      12.074     12.677      4.99     17.404     22.444     22.732     22.895     31.55    1.60

    _CAFTA      14.362    20.083      10.735     11.897     10.83     15.611     20.561     21.043     21.245     36.09    1.48

    _OECD       17.761    18.319      12.717     10.412    -18.13     18.359     17.297     16.432     16.014    -12.77    1.12

    _ANDEAN      7.087     9.340       4.801      4.751     -1.04      8.576      9.401      9.449      9.290      8.34    0.65