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                                          |                                     |                                 March 7, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |     By Part-Category,  1/2012 Data  |
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                                         Category 224-V :  Woven Pile Fabric
                                                Data in Million U.S. Dollars. 

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  1/2012
   Country      2010       2011       1/2011     1/2012  % Change    1/2011    11/2011    12/2011     1/2012   % Change % Share

     WORLD     142.535    147.275     11.803     12.305      4.25   141.976    145.978    147.275    147.777       4.09  100.00

     CHINA P    88.114     89.494      7.189      9.953     38.44    86.406     87.585     89.494     92.258       6.77   62.43

     ITALY      11.752     13.655      0.928      0.394    -57.59    11.918     13.659     13.655     13.121      10.09    8.88

     INDIA      11.467     11.811      1.234      1.108    -10.19    11.661     11.824     11.811     11.685       0.20    7.91

     BELGIUM     7.411      8.595      0.549      0.198    -64.00     7.596      8.383      8.595      8.243       8.53    5.58

     MEXICO      6.575      5.616      0.312      0.032    -89.66     6.532      5.859      5.616      5.336     -18.30    3.61

     TURKEY      4.711      4.568      0.484      0.276    -42.96     4.972      4.578      4.568      4.360     -12.31    2.95

     KOR REP     2.175      3.043      0.255      0.128    -49.85     2.252      3.114      3.043      2.916      29.49    1.97

     GERMANY     2.559      2.521      0.179      0.048    -72.88     2.592      2.477      2.521      2.391      -7.77    1.62

     FRANCE      2.160      2.363      0.263      0.042    -84.12     2.319      2.561      2.363      2.142      -7.65    1.45

     NETHLDS     1.381      1.374      0.091      0.029    -68.43     1.393      1.339      1.374      1.312      -5.84    0.89


     _WTO      142.531    147.153     11.803     12.305      4.25   141.971    145.856    147.153    147.655       4.00   99.92

     _OECD      33.912     37.904      2.873      1.172    -59.19    34.823     37.985     37.904     36.203       3.96   24.50

     _EU15      26.209     29.334      2.052      0.733    -64.30    26.759     29.309     29.334     28.015       4.69   18.96

     _EU12      26.111     29.241      2.052      0.732    -64.33    26.661     29.230     29.241     27.921       4.73   18.89