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                                          |                                     |                                 April 9, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |     By Part-Category,  2/2012 Data  |
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                                         Category 224-V :  Woven Pile Fabric
                                           Data in M2.,  1.00 M2 per M2.. 

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  2/2012
   Country      2010       2011       2/2011     2/2012  % Change    2/2011    12/2011     1/2012     2/2012   % Change % Share

     WORLD    42466387   38544516    6547908    6173975     -5.71  41837420   38544516   39108260   38170583      -8.76  100.00

     CHINA P  34333944   31336960    5250182    5421694      3.27  33596605   31336960   32223080   31508472      -6.22   82.55

     INDIA     2724470    2465193     443596     387181    -12.72   2687958    2465193    2405644    2408778     -10.39    6.31

     MEXICO    1244870     899548     141934      23734    -83.28   1220141     899548     859551     781348     -35.96    2.05

     KOR REP    670898     842059     160727      89048    -44.60    736544     842059     799311     770380       4.59    2.02

     ITALY      717591     730431     109187      49316    -54.83    737641     730431     689616     670560      -9.09    1.76

     TURKEY     806617     660321     168564      85187    -49.46    880979     660321     608062     576944     -34.51    1.51

     BELGIUM    520266     533386      77745      30209    -61.14    546294     533386     510188     485850     -11.06    1.27

     BRAZIL     454061     444692      68354      18666    -72.69    480914     444692     431833     395004     -17.86    1.03

     GERMANY    189228     137984      20169       7768    -61.49    194432     137984     131067     125583     -35.41    0.33

     NETHLDS    102986      93509      12249       8148    -33.48    102866      93509      89235      89408     -13.08    0.23

     FRANCE     129074      98040      27150       3293    -87.87    145876      98040      87194      74183     -49.15    0.19

     ISRAEL     196147      27794       6763       1002    -85.18    139279      27794      25304      22033     -84.18    0.06


     _WTO     42465651   38534880    6540644    6173975     -5.61  41829420   38534880   39098624   38168211      -8.75   99.99

     _OECD     3301807    3226383     593748     289355    -51.27   3506634    3226383    3039897    2921990     -16.67    7.66

     _EU15     1710776    1634940     253416     104361    -58.82   1776200    1634940    1548363    1485885     -16.34    3.89

     _EU12     1706515    1631120     252989     104325    -58.76   1773697    1631120    1544531    1482456     -16.42    3.88