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                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 12/2013 Data     |
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                                           Category 224:  PILE / TUFTED FABRICS
                                             Data in M2.,  1.00 M2 per M2.. 

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE 12/2013
   Country      2011       2012      12/2012    12/2013  % Change   12/2012    10/2013    11/2013    12/2013   % Change % Share


     WORLD    170225900 161866450  161866450  145597079    -10.05 161866450  148563247  147359472  145597079     -10.05  100.00

     CHINA P  105511525 109495642  109495642  105135007     -3.98 109495642  104749462  104601754  105135007      -3.98   72.21

     CHINA T   10416504  11199663   11199663   11737696      4.80  11199663   12195587   11993103   11737696       4.80    8.06

     MALTA     27598376  20672635   20672635    9328980    -54.87  20672635   12641421   11075652    9328980     -54.87    6.41

     KOR REP    6155175   6735334    6735334    6209456     -7.81   6735334    5977596    6258894    6209456      -7.81    4.26

     FRANCE     9832971   4729216    4729216    4218407    -10.80   4729216    3884776    4365748    4218407     -10.80    2.90

     INDIA      2515635   2158944    2158944    2169162      0.47   2158944    2215010    2148007    2169162       0.47    1.49

     TURKEY      779920    757112     757112    1185191     56.54    757112    1154219    1187508    1185191      56.54    0.81

     GERMANY     227500    176535     176535    1005777    469.73    176535    1004850     999722    1005777     469.73    0.69

     MEXICO     1355788   1172294    1172294     865835    -26.14   1172294     877076     873339     865835     -26.14    0.59

     CANADA     1122733   1386328    1386328     713199    -48.55   1386328     802910     791932     713199     -48.55    0.49


     _WTO     170216256 161865257  161865257  145592298    -10.05 161865257  148557371  147354622  145592298     -10.05  100.00

     _EU27     39470399  27428625   27428625   16251323    -40.75  27428625   19215904   18124195   16251323     -40.75   11.16

     _EU28     39470399  27428625   27428625   16251323    -40.75  27428625   19215904   18124195   16251323     -40.75   11.16

     _OECD     19987312  15653861   15653861   15045262     -3.89  15653861   14514517   15298720   15045262      -3.89   10.33

     _W HEMI    3864374   3339632    3339632    2260789    -32.30   3339632    2402675    2367964    2260789     -32.30    1.55

     _NAFTA     2478521   2558622    2558622    1579034    -38.29   2558622    1679986    1665271    1579034     -38.29    1.08