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                                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category   2:  TOTAL NON-APPAREL IMPORTS (MFA)
                                                    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   30700.093  29827.187  20040.886  20559.709      2.59 30154.965  30209.188  30347.309  30346.010       0.63  100.00

     CHINA P 15611.151  15427.560  10239.304  10626.781      3.78 15496.804  15749.388  15846.616  15815.037       2.05   52.12

     INDIA    2285.874   2406.655   1592.514   1731.107      8.70  2358.653   2501.517   2532.214   2545.248       7.91    8.39

     PAKISTN  2139.331   1858.379   1277.235   1298.979      1.70  1933.801   1885.779   1885.439   1880.122      -2.78    6.20

     MEXICO   1657.942   1599.208   1102.390   1042.018     -5.48  1673.482   1543.376   1545.650   1538.837      -8.05    5.07

     KOR REP  1243.894   1213.848    816.922    892.917      9.30  1175.426   1262.167   1288.994   1289.842       9.73    4.25

     CANADA   1278.093   1195.603    811.877    778.171     -4.15  1248.552   1174.112   1169.162   1161.897      -6.94    3.83

     VIETNAM   967.147   1131.729    747.636    645.579    -13.65  1077.653   1082.965   1054.760   1029.672      -4.45    3.39

     CHINA T   672.057    639.512    419.600    465.596     10.96   640.731    677.271    685.173    685.509       6.99    2.26

     TURKEY    464.319    518.352    328.025    373.572     13.89   488.246    551.211    557.884    563.899      15.49    1.86

     INDNSIA   494.831    464.325    320.687    329.428      2.73   463.240    464.501    465.392    473.066       2.12    1.56

     ISRAEL    451.237    379.898    269.072    260.899     -3.04   390.551    371.675    367.799    371.724      -4.82    1.22

     GERMANY   315.362    314.433    221.493    206.559     -6.74   329.524    298.040    295.669    299.499      -9.11    0.99

     JAPAN     243.807    237.553    154.960    190.635     23.02   226.939    265.929    269.569    273.229      20.40    0.90

     BNGLDSH   260.845    210.240    178.118    192.835      8.26   227.027    197.257    202.637    224.957      -0.91    0.74

     THAILND   347.060    243.235    172.370    122.826    -28.74   284.356    203.482    198.012    193.691     -31.88    0.64

     ITALY     183.256    184.987    128.912    136.737      6.07   192.434    196.507    194.214    192.812       0.20    0.64

     FRANCE    176.613    147.374     93.001    123.295     32.57   156.332    170.689    173.277    177.668      13.65    0.59

     S ARAB    114.368    127.388     85.289    108.360     27.05   127.924    140.623    143.385    150.459      17.62    0.50

     PORTUGL    96.723    114.529     87.539     85.353     -2.50   112.140    110.635    110.438    112.343       0.18    0.37

     MALAYSA    48.517     71.891     36.980     61.598     66.57    54.133     94.442     95.701     96.509      78.28    0.32

     U KING     80.229     78.209     53.528     57.066      6.61    77.127     77.641     78.973     81.747       5.99    0.27

     ARAB EM    83.129     54.135     36.775     54.979     49.50    69.309     56.755     63.793     72.339       4.37    0.24

     CAMBOD     55.585     60.395     41.030     47.901     16.75    63.824     63.029     64.304     67.266       5.39    0.22

     EGYPT      83.879     72.825     53.126     46.731    -12.04    78.714     68.819     66.657     66.430     -15.61    0.22

     LUXMBRG    86.448     70.473     58.660     47.250    -19.45    88.509     59.167     58.309     59.063     -33.27    0.19

     POLAND     52.064     65.676     45.054     38.182    -15.25    63.632     57.824     58.187     58.803      -7.59    0.19

     SPAIN      51.991     39.026     28.105     41.512     47.70    51.252     46.157     50.896     52.432       2.30    0.17

     PHIL R     68.378     64.146     44.122     28.923    -34.45    68.280     55.043     53.341     48.947     -28.31    0.16

     BAHRAIN    65.458     53.810     39.676     32.752    -17.45    60.196     47.718     47.411     46.886     -22.11    0.15

     BELGIUM    55.722     48.047     35.000     32.233     -7.90    55.524     45.281     45.801     45.280     -18.45    0.15

     GREECE     56.993     44.291     35.179     34.011     -3.32    48.073     44.987     45.818     43.122     -10.30    0.14

     DENMARK    20.521     42.155     26.804     26.839      0.13    34.881     45.032     43.471     42.190      20.95    0.14

     LATVIA     36.809     35.755     21.786     27.969     28.38    34.361     37.545     40.031     41.938      22.05    0.14

     NETHLDS    43.063     42.801     30.778     26.597    -13.59    45.614     39.142     37.442     38.619     -15.33    0.13

     AUSTRAL    51.836     51.257     39.868     23.494    -41.07    54.548     41.138     37.471     34.883     -36.05    0.11

     SALVADR    42.248     41.808     28.268     19.197    -32.09    43.705     33.478     32.651     32.737     -25.10    0.11

     HONDURA    22.206     28.054     16.413     20.556     25.24    24.866     30.462     31.558     32.196      29.48    0.11

     HG KONG    39.773     31.748     22.814     22.775     -0.17    38.595     33.649     32.984     31.709     -17.84    0.10

     CZECH      22.030     24.396     16.757     22.222     32.61    20.779     29.424     29.760     29.861      43.71    0.10

     FINLAND    55.883     43.043     31.062     17.013    -45.23    57.361     34.084     29.137     28.994     -49.45    0.10

     BRAZIL    283.092     50.910     42.068     17.146    -59.24   116.989     27.425     27.086     25.988     -77.79    0.09

     MALTA      34.073     27.598     20.440     15.992    -21.76    31.431     24.931     24.361     23.150     -26.34    0.08

     GUATMAL    15.312     17.125     10.852     15.764     45.26    15.982     20.105     20.620     22.037      37.88    0.07

     TURKMEN    17.479     15.976      7.836     12.720     62.33    14.356     18.094     18.928     20.861      45.31    0.07

     COLOMB     17.546     16.251     10.472     13.571     29.60    16.072     17.442     19.119     19.350      20.39    0.06

     N ZEAL     16.855     17.638     13.562     13.688      0.93    18.681     17.853     17.139     17.763      -4.91    0.06

     HUNGARY     2.136      9.309      3.305      9.315    181.82     3.855     11.862     13.476     15.319     297.38    0.05

     SWEDEN     11.396     11.945      5.894      8.337     41.43     9.236     13.531     13.727     14.387      55.78    0.05

     SLOVAK     15.293     14.895     10.002      7.599    -24.03    15.551     11.121     11.462     12.492     -19.67    0.04

     SWITZLD    14.017     12.700      8.486      7.588    -10.59    13.503     12.273     12.150     11.802     -12.60    0.04

     REP SAF     9.940     12.313      9.560      8.889     -7.02    15.577     12.516     11.620     11.641     -25.27    0.04

     C RICA     15.568     14.264     12.711      9.977    -21.51    14.295     12.453     11.733     11.530     -19.35    0.04

     SRI LKA    15.137     10.722      7.681      8.448      9.97    12.646     10.927     10.912     11.489      -9.15    0.04

     DOM REP     9.957     12.297      8.310      7.157    -13.87    11.348     11.769     11.809     11.145      -1.79    0.04

     PERU        9.944      9.358      7.187      7.667      6.67    10.547      8.757      9.464      9.838      -6.73    0.03

     JORDAN      1.832      3.409      2.835      8.191    188.94     3.823      7.133      8.099      8.765     129.27    0.03

     CHILE       3.156      5.244      3.784      6.063     60.22     4.195      6.531      6.796      7.523      79.32    0.02

     RUSSIA      6.792      6.973      3.812      4.316     13.23     4.186      9.961      9.805      7.477      78.62    0.02

     SLOVENI     2.710      5.052      3.415      4.621     35.33     3.986      6.781      6.679      6.258      57.01    0.02

     AUSTRIA     4.203      7.514      5.610      4.312    -23.14     7.045      7.189      6.528      6.216     -11.77    0.02

     UKRAINE     6.348      2.829      2.091      3.825     82.96     4.006      4.525      4.668      4.563      13.91    0.02

     ROMANIA     7.002      3.749      2.927      3.275     11.90     5.127      4.374      4.423      4.098     -20.07    0.01

     IRELAND     5.054      8.471      7.218      2.704    -62.54     9.036      7.474      5.511      3.957     -56.21    0.01

     ARGENT      4.937      7.714      6.557      1.444    -77.98     7.778      6.394      5.282      2.601     -66.56    0.01

     BELARUS    22.871     19.677     17.922      0.768    -95.71    24.538      6.529      3.202      2.524     -89.71    0.01


     _WTO    30656.251  29786.092  20011.089  20545.176      2.67 30110.582  30180.628  30322.264  30320.179       0.70   99.91

     _OECD    4389.815   4308.204   2934.004   3010.722      2.61  4363.139   4355.694   4375.843   4384.922       0.50   14.45

     _W HEMI  3362.875   2999.717   2062.111   1940.721     -5.89  3190.026   2894.761   2893.525   2878.327      -9.77    9.49

     _ASEAN   1984.848   2038.782   1364.541   1237.220     -9.33  2014.626   1966.254   1934.183   1911.462      -5.12    6.30

     _EU15    1243.456   1197.295    848.782    849.816      0.12  1274.087   1195.555   1189.210   1198.329      -5.95    3.95

     _EC12    1171.974   1134.793    806.216    820.155      1.73  1200.445   1140.752   1139.819   1148.733      -4.31    3.79

     _CBI      106.538    114.509     77.289     73.171     -5.33   111.256    108.919    109.048    110.392      -0.78    0.36

     _CAFTA    105.755    114.113     77.023     72.917     -5.33   110.730    108.587    108.730    110.006      -0.65    0.36

     _ANDEAN    27.656     25.858     17.814     22.318     25.28    26.840     27.288     29.776     30.362      13.12    0.10

     _SUB-SAH   11.317     15.699     12.287      9.645    -21.50    18.720     14.659     13.112     13.057     -30.25    0.04