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                                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |   By Merged-Category, 10/2012 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 10/2012
   Country      2010       2011      10/2011    10/2012  % Change    10/2011     8/2012     9/2012    10/2012  % Change % Share

    WORLD     49548524  37560125    32053810   28039935    -12.52   37833251   35547250   34508215   33546250    -11.33  100.00

    INDIA      5416196   5642889     4315709    5907254     36.88    5179383    7913567    7538944    7234434     39.68   21.57

    PAKISTN   11099738   9280678     8397408    5696941    -32.16   10119327    7374571    6967270    6580211    -34.97   19.62

    KOR REP   10034122   5755658     4692616    5119258      9.09    5096204    7064703    6614898    6182300     21.31   18.43

    MEXICO     9247088   7492631     6818547    4274536    -37.31    8067748    5125927    5004307    4948620    -38.66   14.75

    INDNSIA    4175452   2641572     2181235    3039325     39.34    2565855    3368106    3409146    3499662     36.39   10.43

    THAILND    2757585   1613180     1252268    1147161     -8.39    1703224    1439894    1523731    1508073    -11.46    4.50

    VIETNAM    2392967   2307670     1904198     549531    -71.14    2145522     783067     941121     953003    -55.58    2.84

    EGYPT      1101797    529081      509020     657501     29.17     663899     536489     573273     677562      2.06    2.02

    SPAIN       220714    361227      299093     603824    101.89     324145     645369     645369     665958    105.45    1.99

    CHINA P    2054620    813209      679884     448381    -34.05     828534     526086     553859     581706    -29.79    1.73

    CANADA      259007    185542      164479     133018    -19.13     190962     139744     142071     154081    -19.31    0.46

    UZBEKIS          0    307691      307691          0   -100.00     307691          0          0          0   -100.00    0.00


    _WTO      49548524  37244742    31738427   28039935    -11.65   37517868   35547250   34508215   33546250    -10.59  100.00

    _OECD     10887397   6635307     5417636    6104245     12.67    5918505    8202127    7727177    7321916     23.71   21.83

    _ASEAN     9388003   6620971     5393987    4740333    -12.12    6492897    5597646    5880577    5967317     -8.09   17.79

    _W HEMI    9750789   7805155     7107535    4456977    -37.29    8411156    5338615    5210097    5154597    -38.72   15.37

    _EU15       416910    563648      467811     733405     56.77     532982     816512     815184     829242     55.59    2.47

    _EC12       415440    562001      466453     731207     56.76     531502     814382     812679     826755     55.55    2.46