Major Shippers Category 224
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                                          |                                     |                             November 12, 2010
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2010 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  8/2010
   Country      2008       2009       8/2009     8/2010  % Change    8/2009     6/2010     7/2010     8/2010   % Change % Share


     WORLD    201560521 160467795  109224187  127566936     16.79 170429855  170107172  177242667  178810544       4.92  100.00

     CHINA P  111553315  90465118   56942401   63853103     12.14  93538945   95365836   98072277   97375820       4.10   54.46

     MALTA     35809264  32248382   27383237   23076307    -15.73  36092803   26359529   27797274   27941452     -22.58   15.63

     FRANCE     2587512   3153580    2598549   19139223    636.54   3608714   15094217   18182617   19694254     445.74   11.01

     CHINA T   22363438  14075446    8465784    6949946    -17.91  13551573   12981455   12450000   12559608      -7.32    7.02

     KOR REP    8455770   7730643    5190757    6049099     16.54   7673920    8483288    8526047    8588985      11.92    4.80

     INDIA      3709320   2391491    1478820    1878909     27.05   2622005    2681945    2729085    2791580       6.47    1.56

     MEXICO     3264739   2616687    1710429    1702825     -0.44   2694558    2575386    2550122    2609083      -3.17    1.46

     PAKISTN    1166002   1305478     848041     774369     -8.69   1374061     929834     992160    1231806     -10.35    0.69

     CANADA     1967693   1079636     695066     835573     20.21   1319831    1137072    1213770    1220143      -7.55    0.68

     TURKEY     5604126   2297956    1944700     532529    -72.62   4220639     806086     826062     885785     -79.01    0.50


     _WTO     201559616 160467052  109223700  127532666     16.76 170429275  170105726  177208174  178776018       4.90   99.98

     _C,H,K,T 142425383 112283219   70607513   76909291      8.93 114774525  116873707  119093912  118584997       3.32   66.32

     _OECD     21863702  15946751   11546677   27945449    142.02  18928920   27276221   30596620   32345523      70.88   18.09

     _EU15      5587958   4654442    3595850   20440085    468.44   5517605   16709270   19885023   21498677     289.64   12.02

     _EC12      5578838   4648398    3590590   20436170    469.16   5510028   16704140   19880225   21493978     290.09   12.02

     _HK,K,T   30872068  21818101   13665112   13056188     -4.46  21235580   21507871   21021635   21209177      -0.12   11.86