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                                          |                                     |                                 June 28, 2013
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  5/2013 Data     |
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                                           Category 200:  YARN FOR RETAIL SALE,SEWING THREAD
                                         Data in Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  5/2013
   Country      2011       2012       5/2012     5/2013  % Change    5/2012     3/2013     4/2013     5/2013   % Change % Share


     WORLD     202.933    210.899     84.326     95.719     13.51   202.729    216.817    218.982    222.291       9.65  100.00

     TURKEY     50.020     54.183     21.699     25.649     18.21    49.423     56.190     57.348     58.134      17.63   26.15

     CHINA P    25.341     37.010     13.063     22.654     73.42    29.214     41.872     44.035     46.601      59.52   20.96

     CANADA     41.152     42.342     15.271     15.069     -1.32    40.905     42.488     42.340     42.141       3.02   18.96

     MEXICO     28.843     20.875      9.148      9.125     -0.25    23.188     20.780     21.047     20.852     -10.07    9.38

     GERMANY    10.707     10.330      4.297      4.681      8.94    10.839     10.669     10.493     10.714      -1.15    4.82

     FRANCE      7.074      8.517      3.971      3.810     -4.05     8.363      8.305      7.767      8.356      -0.08    3.76

     ITALY       5.732      6.454      3.060      2.954     -3.44     6.203      6.229      6.359      6.349       2.34    2.86

     INDIA       4.886      5.849      2.645      2.641     -0.18     6.123      5.782      5.744      5.844      -4.56    2.63

     THAILND     5.079      3.340      1.297      1.858     43.24     4.513      3.606      3.798      3.901     -13.57    1.75

     JAPAN       4.618      4.056      1.970      1.188    -39.73     5.143      3.699      3.513      3.273     -36.37    1.47

     PERU        1.774      2.448      1.048      1.139      8.61     2.097      2.512      2.550      2.538      21.03    1.14

     CHINA T     2.006      2.078      0.943      0.899     -4.69     2.096      1.921      1.873      2.033      -3.00    0.91

     SPAIN       2.582      2.857      1.475      0.592    -59.87     2.912      2.446      2.114      1.974     -32.19    0.89

     EGYPT       4.133      2.201      1.086      0.341    -68.59     3.319      1.689      1.426      1.456     -56.14    0.65

     HONDURA     0.683      0.864      0.261      0.243     -7.10     0.722      0.910      0.853      0.845      17.02    0.38


     _WTO      202.849    210.889     84.326     95.703     13.49   202.728    216.794    218.957    222.266       9.64   99.99

     _OECD     121.893    129.128     51.733     54.387      5.13   122.927    130.709    130.892    131.782       7.20   59.28

     _W HEMI    73.135     67.094     25.906     25.786     -0.46    67.462     67.389     67.468     66.974      -0.72   30.13

     _NAFTA     69.995     63.217     24.419     24.194     -0.92    64.093     63.268     63.387     62.993      -1.72   28.34

     _EU        30.053     32.363     14.650     13.479     -7.99    32.254     31.729     30.847     31.192      -3.29   14.03

     _ASEAN      5.858      4.036      1.601      2.151     34.36     5.306      4.345      4.513      4.586     -13.57    2.06

     _CAFTA      0.712      0.917      0.297      0.244    -17.70     0.785      0.939      0.882      0.865      10.23    0.39