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                                          |                                     |                              February 3, 2014
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 12/2013 Data     |
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                                           Category 229:  SPECIAL PURPOSE FABRIC
                                         Data in Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                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    1182.189   1231.253   1231.253   1267.728      2.96  1231.253   1257.067   1262.588   1267.728       2.96  100.00

     CHINA P   206.560    259.076    259.076    281.478      8.65   259.076    269.194    275.419    281.478       8.65   22.20

     VIETNAM   202.547    161.830    161.830    189.557     17.13   161.830    194.432    192.620    189.557      17.13   14.95

     CHINA T   132.779    146.485    146.485    144.597     -1.29   146.485    144.568    147.590    144.597      -1.29   11.41

     JAPAN      88.616    117.160    117.160    113.222     -3.36   117.160    111.591    111.570    113.222      -3.36    8.93

     KOR REP   119.171    121.081    121.081    107.778    -10.99   121.081    107.957    107.521    107.778     -10.99    8.50

     CANADA    134.483    128.039    128.039    106.885    -16.52   128.039    106.129    105.990    106.885     -16.52    8.43

     MEXICO     73.418     68.798     68.798     77.016     11.95    68.798     77.014     77.582     77.016      11.95    6.08

     GERMANY    24.012     26.830     26.830     33.956     26.56    26.830     32.376     32.796     33.956      26.56    2.68

     ISRAEL     41.179     35.227     35.227     29.562    -16.08    35.227     32.334     31.143     29.562     -16.08    2.33

     SWITZLD    25.738     24.882     24.882     29.402     18.16    24.882     27.912     28.224     29.402      18.16    2.32

     INDIA      18.071     17.251     17.251     17.700      2.60    17.251     18.313     17.811     17.700       2.60    1.40

     ITALY      14.566     14.582     14.582     16.694     14.48    14.582     16.757     16.623     16.694      14.48    1.32

     THAILND     7.999      9.573      9.573     15.660     63.58     9.573     15.583     15.539     15.660      63.58    1.24

     U KING     13.996     15.198     15.198     14.715     -3.18    15.198     14.595     14.624     14.715      -3.18    1.16

     FRANCE     10.876     12.062     12.062     14.577     20.85    12.062     14.773     14.302     14.577      20.85    1.15

     TURKEY      7.916      7.013      7.013      9.536     35.98     7.013      8.096      8.813      9.536      35.98    0.75

     SPAIN       5.427      6.840      6.840      8.658     26.57     6.840      8.336      8.259      8.658      26.57    0.68

     N ZEAL      5.480      7.151      7.151      8.366     16.99     7.151      8.359      7.986      8.366      16.99    0.66

     NETHLDS     7.237      7.284      7.284      6.202    -14.86     7.284      6.294      6.166      6.202     -14.86    0.49

     BELGIUM     4.005      4.099      4.099      4.861     18.60     4.099      4.782      4.878      4.861      18.60    0.38

     CZECH       1.090      2.058      2.058      4.487    118.05     2.058      4.161      4.390      4.487     118.05    0.35

     PORTUGL     5.647      5.431      5.431      4.258    -21.60     5.431      4.311      4.386      4.258     -21.60    0.34

     ARAB EM     0.375      4.156      4.156      3.122    -24.88     4.156      3.926      3.462      3.122     -24.88    0.25

     PERU        1.926      2.889      2.889      2.624     -9.20     2.889      2.491      2.438      2.624      -9.20    0.21

     AUSTRAL     1.297      2.739      2.739      2.508     -8.44     2.739      2.474      2.322      2.508      -8.44    0.20

     INDNSIA     5.992      3.357      3.357      2.203    -34.37     3.357      2.310      2.129      2.203     -34.37    0.17

     AUSTRIA     1.767      2.044      2.044      1.620    -20.71     2.044      1.478      1.438      1.620     -20.71    0.13

     PAKISTN     0.839      1.162      1.162      1.409     21.29     1.162      1.292      1.498      1.409      21.29    0.11

     HG KONG     1.484      1.104      1.104      1.388     25.76     1.104      1.237      1.329      1.388      25.76    0.11

     PHIL R      0.668      0.785      0.785      1.290     64.33     0.785      1.272      1.284      1.290      64.33    0.10

     EGYPT       0.168      1.282      1.282      1.145    -10.70     1.282      1.193      1.193      1.145     -10.70    0.09

     BRAZIL      1.661      0.962      0.962      1.092     13.54     0.962      1.182      1.053      1.092      13.54    0.09

     SALVADR     0.842      0.744      0.744      0.927     24.66     0.744      0.935      0.909      0.927      24.66    0.07

     SLOVAK      0.446      1.254      1.254      0.826    -34.19     1.254      0.694      0.713      0.826     -34.19    0.07

     LUXMBRG     2.481      1.141      1.141      0.810    -29.03     1.141      0.862      0.984      0.810     -29.03    0.06

     REP SAF     1.422      0.408      0.408      0.800     96.19     0.408      0.618      0.655      0.800      96.19    0.06

     NORWAY      1.194      1.500      1.500      0.760    -49.30     1.500      0.754      0.703      0.760     -49.30    0.06

     MALAYSA     1.900      1.023      1.023      0.392    -61.66     1.023      0.404      0.395      0.392     -61.66    0.03

     CAMBOD      0.820      0.928      0.928      0.118    -87.31     0.928      0.244      0.118      0.118     -87.31    0.01


     _WTO     1182.158   1231.202   1231.202   1267.702      2.96  1231.202   1257.046   1262.562   1267.702       2.96  100.00

     _OECD     388.526    393.053    393.053    379.296     -3.50   393.053    373.724    373.884    379.296      -3.50   29.92

     _ASEAN    220.023    177.606    177.606    209.235     17.81   177.606    214.264    212.099    209.235      17.81   16.50

     _W HEMI   214.983    202.717    202.717    189.679     -6.43   202.717    188.995    188.999    189.679      -6.43   14.96

     _NAFTA    207.900    196.837    196.837    183.901     -6.57   196.837    183.143    183.572    183.901      -6.57   14.51

     _EU28      93.878    101.885    101.885    115.273     13.14   101.885    112.842    113.135    115.273      13.14    9.09

     _EU27      93.840    101.885    101.885    115.273     13.14   101.885    112.842    113.134    115.273      13.14    9.09

     _CAFTA      1.172      1.300      1.300      1.532     17.80     1.300      1.619      1.411      1.532      17.80    0.12

     _SUB-SAH    1.449      0.468      0.468      0.848     81.22     0.468      0.703      0.707      0.848      81.22    0.07