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                                          |                                     |                                  May 21, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |   By Merged-Category,  3/2012 Data  |
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                                         Category 300/301 :  COTTON YARNS
                                                      Data in KG.,  8.50 M2 per KG.

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date                        Year-Endings                      YE  3/2012
   Country      2010       2011       3/2011     3/2012  % Change     3/2011     1/2012     2/2012     3/2012  % Change % Share

    WORLD     49548524  37560125     8606082    8530099     -0.88   46429726   37403203   37548467   37484142    -19.27  100.00

    PAKISTN   11099738   9280678     2255131    1499676    -33.50   11019416    9114414    8960573    8525223    -22.63   22.74

    INDIA      5416196   5642889      514476    2133166    314.63    4791275    5970089    6386574    7261579     51.56   19.37

    KOR REP   10034122   5755658      814296    1687541    107.24    7843306    6129973    6583293    6628903    -15.48   17.68

    MEXICO     9247088   7492631     2598070    1481090    -42.99    9676751    7099743    6793132    6375651    -34.11   17.01

    INDNSIA    4175452   2641572      849922     797047     -6.22    4124387    2629728    2546863    2588697    -37.23    6.91

    VIETNAM    2392967   2307670      358342          0   -100.00    1997127    2231466    2081779    1949328     -2.39    5.20

    THAILND    2757585   1613180      376743     311633    -17.28    2355511    1464001    1569359    1548070    -34.28    4.13

    CHINA P    2054620    813209      306208     160474    -47.59    2119794     762046     622067     667475    -68.51    1.78

    EGYPT      1101797    529081      211987     135261    -36.19    1094640     498899     512053     452355    -58.68    1.21

    SPAIN       220714    361227      129295     153126     18.43     301025     371603     387783     385058     27.92    1.03

    UZBEKIS          0    307691           0          0       *            0     307691     307691     307691       *      0.82

    CANADA      259007    185542       65986      29919    -54.66     301752     174729     162769     149475    -50.46    0.40


    _WTO      49548524  37244742     8606082    8530099     -0.88   46429726   37087820   37233084   37168759    -19.95   99.16

    _OECD     10887397   6635307     1077277    1955405     81.51    8840367    7020291    7476941    7513435    -15.01   20.04

    _W HEMI    9750789   7805155     2701254    1518531    -43.78   10205895    7401199    7068873    6622432    -35.11   17.67

    _ASEAN     9388003   6620971     1585007    1108680    -30.05    8539024    6383744    6256550    6144644    -28.04   16.39

    _EU15       416910    563648      176983     199444     12.69     514376     565266     585166     586109     13.95    1.56

    _EC12       415440    562001      176514     199008     12.74     512550     563814     583593     584495     14.04    1.56

    _CAFTA      217979     97862       34275       1814    -94.71     207957      97320      83220      65401    -68.55    0.17

    _CBI        217979     97862       34275       1814    -94.71     207957      97320      83220      65401    -68.55    0.17