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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 million dollars

                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      173.170   175.823      42.187     31.792    -24.64    179.004    172.592    171.294    165.428     -7.58  100.00

    PAKISTN     32.215    38.681       9.374      5.376    -42.65     35.619     37.861     37.134     34.683     -2.63   20.97

    MEXICO      36.888    42.059      14.031      6.562    -53.23     43.093     39.616     37.653     34.590    -19.73   20.91

    INDIA       18.219    23.736       2.267      6.157    171.60     16.910     24.489     25.769     27.625     63.37   16.70

    KOR REP     34.521    25.356       4.427      6.039     36.41     29.841     26.036     27.422     26.968     -9.63   16.30

    INDNSIA     12.745    10.551       3.468      2.257    -34.90     13.846     10.426     10.005      9.341    -32.54    5.65

    VIETNAM      7.521     9.238       1.735      0.000   -100.00      7.234      8.892      8.181      7.503      3.72    4.54

    THAILND      9.292     7.587       1.842      1.217    -33.95      8.730      6.861      7.210      6.962    -20.25    4.21

    EGYPT        6.135     4.255       1.577      1.108    -29.71      6.592      4.137      4.362      3.787    -42.56    2.29

    CHINA P      8.332     4.466       1.580      0.715    -54.76      9.042      4.173      3.398      3.601    -60.17    2.18

    SPAIN        0.749     1.207       0.371      0.541     45.87      0.973      1.259      1.323      1.377     41.53    0.83

    CANADA       1.671     1.500       0.480      0.309    -35.59      1.991      1.428      1.350      1.329    -33.24    0.80

    UZBEKIS      0.000     1.326       0.000      0.000       *        0.000      1.326      1.326      1.326       *      0.80


    _WTO       173.170   174.467      42.187     31.792    -24.64    179.004    171.236    169.938    164.072     -8.34   99.18

    _W HEMI     39.377    44.394      14.707      6.981    -52.54     45.848     41.895     39.812     36.668    -20.02   22.17

    _OECD       40.323    32.240       6.002      8.105     35.03     36.416     33.106     34.587     34.342     -5.69   20.76

    _ASEAN      29.767    27.675       7.044      3.474    -50.68     30.018     26.478     25.695     24.104    -19.70   14.57

    _EU15        3.171     4.135       0.846      1.474     74.26      3.488      4.318      4.545      4.763     36.56    2.88

    _EC12        3.132     4.080       0.830      1.459     75.75      3.437      4.269      4.492      4.708     36.99    2.85

    _CAFTA       0.473     0.319       0.154      0.005    -96.63      0.506      0.319      0.274      0.170    -66.30    0.10

    _CBI         0.473     0.319       0.154      0.005    -96.63      0.506      0.319      0.274      0.170    -66.30    0.10