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                                          |                                     |                                 June 28, 2013
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  5/2013 Data     |
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                                           Category 863:  TOWELS, SILK / VEG. BLENDS
                                         Data in Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

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


     WORLD       6.020      8.500      3.061      2.681    -12.42     6.729      8.084      8.262      8.120      20.66  100.00

     CHINA P     4.701      7.245      2.519      2.301     -8.64     5.444      6.946      7.132      7.027      29.07   86.55

     VIETNAM     0.300      0.069      0.025      0.002    -93.55     0.201      0.049      0.047      0.046     -77.36    0.56

     BNGLDSH     0.018      0.000      0.000      0.043       *       0.018      0.043      0.043      0.043     142.14    0.53


     _WTO        6.015      8.477      3.061      2.681    -12.42     6.724      8.061      8.240      8.097      20.41   99.72

     _OECD       0.521      0.674      0.317      0.168    -46.88     0.631      0.581      0.595      0.526     -16.67    6.48

     _ASEAN      0.307      0.075      0.027      0.003    -90.36     0.207      0.054      0.052      0.050     -75.68    0.62