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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 334/634 :  COATS
                                                      Data in Doz, 34.50 M2 per Doz

                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     20929431  20539252    17930824   16453127     -8.24   21052238   19255113   18969942   19061555     -9.46  100.00

    CHINA P   11090756  10381929     9267672    8287562    -10.58   10692048    9480550    9387078    9401819    -12.07   49.32

    VIETNAM    2202843   2213238     1875675    1825111     -2.70    2234110    2246932    2152355    2162674     -3.20   11.35

    BNGLDSH    1553542   1303028     1141134    1082619     -5.13    1379120    1288541    1263116    1244513     -9.76    6.53

    PAKISTN    1364431   1507253     1325059    1057072    -20.22    1618573    1278172    1239570    1239266    -23.43    6.50

    INDNSIA    1252859   1264655     1021565     921054     -9.84    1265812    1184738    1127661    1164144     -8.03    6.11

    HONDURA     827131    834652      744684     696785     -6.43     878256     833955     795139     786753    -10.42    4.13

    CAMBOD      486987    555132      473734     599399     26.53     572712     578221     678575     680797     18.87    3.57

    MEXICO      469003    677757      526229     456698    -13.21     597187     675445     645415     608226      1.85    3.19

    INDIA       253728    198839      161762     214444     32.57     209305     219296     227502     251521     20.17    1.32

    PHIL R      251715    269508      231875     204289    -11.90     262968     238369     241858     241922     -8.00    1.27

    EGYPT       103676    143442      138390     175394     26.74     146789     140076     155606     180446     22.93    0.95

    MALAYSA     120203    170426      135701     130865     -3.56     158255     170889     173320     165590      4.63    0.87

    THAILND     212270    213339      194343     135561    -30.25     230495     163319     150532     154557    -32.95    0.81

    SALVADR      91303    131810      109247     116179      6.35     118255     137599     133011     138742     17.32    0.73

    JORDAN       58678     87118       81284     132530     63.05      86061     114886     120436     138364     60.77    0.73

    NICARAG      80995    109620       87938      70019    -20.38     102285      81725      72169      91701    -10.35    0.48

    SRI LKA     107515     56625       48165      53940     11.99      59871      60330      61205      62400      4.22    0.33

    GUATMAL      53559     77504       71617      51440    -28.17      82705      64457      57249      57327    -30.68    0.30

    KENYA        21486     23945       19955      37649     88.67      25021      35128      37586      41639     66.42    0.22

    CHINA T      72853     52564       48524      29699    -38.80      57376      31461      36822      33739    -41.20    0.18

    HG KONG      24304     44964       42339      21696    -48.76      46502      32344      19081      24321    -47.70    0.13

    ARAB EM      30785     29144       25307      14797    -41.53      32169      19690      19274      18634    -42.07    0.10


    _WTO      20928674  20535555    17927817   16447226     -8.26   21049047   19247391   18962574   19054964     -9.47   99.97

    _ASEAN     4532384   4690949     3937520    3817702     -3.04    4732061    4584145    4525839    4571131     -3.40   23.98

    _W HEMI    1599125   1894447     1592934    1434216     -9.96    1845195    1846533    1754607    1735729     -5.93    9.11

    _CBI       1082961   1180310     1036113     951240     -8.19    1208158    1141094    1078275    1095437     -9.33    5.75

    _CAFTA     1080172   1175685     1032797     948940     -8.12    1204487    1136258    1074508    1091828     -9.35    5.73

    _OECD        82396     82890       65825      67219      2.12      79723      84603      83795      84284      5.72    0.44

    _SUB-SAHA    47510     60614       50471      57428     13.78      62008      65282      68142      67571      8.97    0.35

    _EU15        39582     44964       35015      33153     -5.32      41904      43997      42514      43102      2.86    0.23

    _EC12        38831     44372       34647      32311     -6.74      41400      42976      41493      42036      1.54    0.22