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                                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category  14:  TOTAL OTHER MISC. IMPORTS
                                                    Data in Million SME

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  8/2012
   Country      2010       2011       8/2011     8/2012  % Change    8/2011     6/2012     7/2012     8/2012   % Change % Share


     WORLD   18675.909  17605.335  11798.364  11935.085      1.16 18084.941  17614.358  17735.153  17742.056      -1.90  100.00

     CHINA P 12539.867  11956.047   7955.689   7965.618      0.12 12240.428  11918.700  12006.660  11965.976      -2.24   67.44

     PAKISTN  1883.209   1602.789   1105.657   1131.137      2.30  1674.811   1624.624   1625.315   1628.269      -2.78    9.18

     INDIA    1477.429   1454.815    943.398   1056.935     12.03  1459.029   1526.914   1547.859   1568.352       7.49    8.84

     MEXICO    784.700    774.744    530.561    485.658     -8.46   810.505    739.775    736.638    729.842      -9.95    4.11

     VIETNAM   266.226    285.642    194.578    240.285     23.49   286.912    319.008    325.012    331.349      15.49    1.87

     BNGLDSH   260.593    210.163    178.101    192.455      8.06   226.966    196.951    202.198    224.518      -1.08    1.27

     TURKEY    215.939    199.274    133.971    129.319     -3.47   218.630    193.983    195.093    194.622     -10.98    1.10

     INDNSIA   122.824    147.280    101.352     90.949    -10.26   142.507    140.678    139.704    136.877      -3.95    0.77

     CANADA    153.513    113.992     72.472     68.446     -5.55   128.065    111.172    111.491    109.966     -14.13    0.62

     ISRAEL     23.697     60.312     32.475     71.548    120.32    39.226     91.932     94.327     99.385     153.37    0.56

     CHINA T   121.159     94.833     62.954     64.112      1.84    96.545     93.049     94.195     95.991      -0.57    0.54

     KOR REP    60.204     64.479     43.698     42.054     -3.76    63.364     61.489     62.322     62.834      -0.84    0.35

     THAILND   161.995     83.043     58.074     37.834    -34.85   111.417     68.877     65.357     62.802     -43.63    0.35

     CAMBOD     51.505     55.518     37.542     44.247     17.86    58.439     58.537     59.495     62.222       6.47    0.35

     PORTUGL    45.957     55.807     38.268     32.617    -14.77    56.676     50.521     49.504     50.157     -11.50    0.28

     EGYPT      66.421     61.022     44.412     33.398    -24.80    64.858     54.053     51.388     50.009     -22.89    0.28

     BAHRAIN    48.851     51.077     37.521     30.575    -18.51    51.869     44.940     44.779     44.131     -14.92    0.25

     PHIL R     60.520     55.508     38.710     20.991    -45.77    59.916     43.993     42.064     37.789     -36.93    0.21

     ITALY      20.142     22.459     15.671     23.279     48.55    22.140     29.303     29.861     30.067      35.81    0.17

     SALVADR    36.745     36.112     24.393     14.624    -40.05    38.139     26.215     25.672     26.344     -30.93    0.15

     HONDURA    18.249     22.369     13.785     15.799     14.61    20.960     23.320     24.171     24.383      16.33    0.14

     POLAND     16.912     22.212     16.084     14.801     -7.98    22.939     18.265     19.068     20.929      -8.76    0.12

     HG KONG    31.068     20.502     15.533     14.536     -6.42    28.303     19.044     19.818     19.504     -31.09    0.11

     TURKMEN    12.556     11.514      4.709      8.124     72.54     9.619     12.815     13.581     14.929      55.21    0.08

     COLOMB     12.357     12.221      7.740      9.711     25.47    11.804     12.957     14.201     14.192      20.23    0.08

     GERMANY    13.139     13.211      9.410      9.057     -3.75    13.604     12.421     12.219     12.858      -5.48    0.07

     GUATMAL     8.854     11.854      6.784      6.117     -9.82    10.183     10.934     11.286     11.187       9.86    0.06

     BELGIUM     9.820     10.531      7.679      7.167     -6.67    10.543     10.348      9.950     10.019      -4.97    0.06

     SRI LKA    14.111      9.913      7.145      6.834     -4.35    11.620      9.151      9.005      9.602     -17.36    0.05

     JORDAN      1.831      3.399      2.833      8.191    189.16     3.821      7.123      8.091      8.757     129.19    0.05

     MALAYSA     3.048      2.266      1.230      6.864    458.07     1.965      7.385      7.796      7.899     302.00    0.04

     FRANCE      6.693      5.455      3.809      4.516     18.54     5.814      5.469      5.633      6.161       5.97    0.03

     NETHLDS     5.936      5.056      3.403      4.170     22.54     5.154      5.274      5.557      5.823      12.98    0.03

     GREECE      7.002      7.123      5.116      3.100    -39.40     6.964      4.796      5.123      5.107     -26.67    0.03

     DOM REP     4.705      4.755      3.210      2.882    -10.22     4.609      4.901      4.738      4.427      -3.95    0.02

     UKRAINE     6.304      2.634      2.074      3.824     84.40     3.988      4.341      4.487      4.385       9.93    0.02

     SPAIN       4.611      5.086      3.738      2.893    -22.61     5.458      4.363      4.276      4.241     -22.30    0.02

     U KING      4.972      4.329      3.035      2.663    -12.25     4.261      3.821      3.866      3.957      -7.13    0.02

     JAPAN       5.561      3.857      2.780      2.806      0.92     4.016      3.919      4.021      3.882      -3.32    0.02

     NEPAL       1.430      2.577      1.664      2.568     54.34     2.296      3.388      3.482      3.481      51.65    0.02

     CZECH       4.240      3.535      2.297      1.828    -20.43     3.356      3.236      3.278      3.065      -8.66    0.02

     S ARAB      6.428      4.972      3.252      0.933    -71.30     5.595      2.918      3.029      2.654     -52.56    0.01

     C RICA      0.099      1.681      1.208      1.820     50.64     1.264      2.207      2.236      2.292      81.30    0.01

     AUSTRIA     0.599      2.041      1.308      1.482     13.28     1.400      2.221      2.027      2.215      58.17    0.01

     BRAZIL     46.738      3.338      2.549      1.398    -45.17     9.609      2.056      2.225      2.186     -77.25    0.01

     DENMARK     1.551      1.824      1.028      0.976     -5.00     1.735      1.716      1.722      1.773       2.19    0.01

     SWITZLD     1.909      2.781      1.834      0.657    -64.15     2.350      2.058      1.858      1.604     -31.74    0.01


     _WTO    18661.191  17592.022  11792.764  11926.144      1.13 18073.378  17599.737  17719.820  17725.402      -1.93   99.91

     _W HEMI  1069.480    982.749    663.929    607.393     -8.52  1036.886    935.188    934.086    926.214     -10.67    5.22

     _ASEAN    667.719    631.412    432.549    442.073      2.20   663.115    640.763    641.614    640.936      -3.34    3.61

     _OECD     578.395    544.473    366.296    352.589     -3.74   578.096    526.021    528.322    530.766      -8.19    2.99

     _EU15     122.104    135.005     93.849     93.404     -0.47   135.782    132.474    131.975    134.560      -0.90    0.76

     _EC12     120.260    131.692     91.658     90.962     -0.76   132.970    128.927    128.607    130.996      -1.48    0.74

     _CBI       69.084     76.875     49.441     41.303    -16.46    75.289     67.691     68.208     68.737      -8.70    0.39

     _CAFTA     68.877     76.815     49.405     41.281    -16.45    75.210     67.643     68.161     68.690      -8.67    0.39

     _ANDEAN    13.496     13.033      8.295     10.315     24.35    12.683     13.760     15.084     15.053      18.68    0.08

     _SUB-SAH    1.807      1.383      0.950      1.282     35.05     1.621      1.583      1.598      1.716       5.88    0.01