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                                          |                                     |                              February 3, 2014
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 12/2013 Data     |
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                                           Category 863:  TOWELS, SILK / VEG. BLENDS
                                         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       6.020      8.500      8.500      8.278     -2.61     8.500      8.222      8.275      8.278      -2.61  100.00

     CHINA P     4.701      7.245      7.245      6.818     -5.89     7.245      6.912      6.862      6.818      -5.89   82.37

     PAKISTN     0.048      0.070      0.070      0.139     97.66     0.070      0.118      0.118      0.139      97.66    1.68

     BNGLDSH     0.018      0.000      0.000      0.043       *       0.000      0.043      0.043      0.043        *      0.52


     _WTO        6.015      8.477      8.477      8.278     -2.35     8.477      8.199      8.252      8.278      -2.35  100.00

     _EU27       0.518      0.717      0.717      0.645    -10.07     0.717      0.592      0.601      0.645     -10.07    7.79

     _EU28       0.518      0.717      0.717      0.645    -10.07     0.717      0.592      0.601      0.645     -10.07    7.79

     _OECD       0.521      0.674      0.674      0.611     -9.46     0.674      0.545      0.560      0.611      -9.46    7.38