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                                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category  30:  COTTON PRODUCTS
                                                    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   22207.974  19256.461  13327.488  12516.222     -6.09 20643.819  18465.821  18491.709  18445.195     -10.65  100.00

     CHINA P  8047.072   6667.065   4451.330   4245.587     -4.62  7159.839   6515.043   6491.095   6461.322      -9.76   35.03

     PAKISTN  2644.310   2219.400   1550.289   1482.200     -4.39  2375.156   2161.425   2160.078   2151.311      -9.42   11.66

     INDIA    2123.082   1901.981   1334.474   1322.181     -0.92  1994.320   1873.263   1881.859   1889.688      -5.25   10.24

     BNGLDSH  1317.942   1189.214    881.046    870.960     -1.14  1323.517   1160.255   1183.348   1179.128     -10.91    6.39

     VIETNAM  1197.342   1121.214    786.964    765.062     -2.78  1194.277   1073.519   1088.814   1099.311      -7.95    5.96

     INDNSIA   799.455    760.122    548.618    501.366     -8.61   802.104    703.171    715.919    712.870     -11.12    3.86

     HONDURA   914.704    815.502    576.585    460.283    -20.17   893.729    712.685    704.374    699.200     -21.77    3.79

     MEXICO    779.203    720.223    507.960    446.200    -12.16   759.103    661.441    662.458    658.463     -13.26    3.57

     CAMBOD    605.059    570.870    400.988    369.981     -7.73   615.299    531.261    539.173    539.863     -12.26    2.93

     SALVADR   599.102    553.997    388.964    363.032     -6.67   606.894    528.901    523.809    528.066     -12.99    2.86

     THAILND   436.299    305.514    223.311    158.717    -28.93   371.756    251.580    245.906    240.920     -35.19    1.31

     NICARAG   233.819    260.808    177.591    155.957    -12.18   258.786    252.333    246.033    239.174      -7.58    1.30

     SRI LKA   204.206    200.132    136.517    129.350     -5.25   201.873    194.625    195.502    192.965      -4.41    1.05

     HAITI     197.810    208.786    143.137    124.431    -13.07   216.364    189.878    190.020    190.081     -12.15    1.03

     GUATMAL   214.053    201.590    144.882    117.436    -18.94   208.270    175.870    175.309    174.144     -16.39    0.94

     KOR REP   218.230    159.343     99.694    109.158      9.49   147.822    161.382    165.983    168.807      14.20    0.92

     PHIL R    197.416    190.135    141.384    118.034    -16.51   196.713    168.234    168.524    166.785     -15.21    0.90

     EGYPT     195.079    163.831    122.218     96.122    -21.35   180.855    139.070    138.580    137.735     -23.84    0.75

     TURKEY    128.518    101.879     61.095     69.852     14.33   117.393    103.704    106.165    110.635      -5.76    0.60

     DOM REP   120.534    106.900     72.201     69.054     -4.36   116.775    103.510    103.533    103.753     -11.15    0.56

     MALAYSA    89.166     77.133     50.893     45.065    -11.45    84.091     73.620     72.763     71.305     -15.21    0.39

     JORDAN     69.330     50.759     34.994     39.554     13.03    54.353     54.717     55.543     55.319       1.78    0.30

     C RICA     67.027     53.542     35.473     35.491      0.05    54.941     52.986     53.549     53.560      -2.51    0.29

     CHINA T    68.580     56.473     39.017     35.400     -9.27    61.288     53.613     53.452     52.856     -13.76    0.29

     BAHRAIN    66.672     58.809     43.057     35.984    -16.43    63.606     52.576     52.341     51.735     -18.66    0.28

     PERU       64.543     57.701     41.330     34.395    -16.78    61.260     51.582     51.405     50.766     -17.13    0.28

     KENYA      54.972     51.146     34.752     32.769     -5.70    55.402     50.177     49.995     49.163     -11.26    0.27

     CANADA     50.768     41.929     28.554     26.661     -6.63    44.838     40.741     40.822     40.036     -10.71    0.22

     ITALY      40.568     36.370     25.842     26.886      4.04    42.134     36.577     36.218     37.414     -11.20    0.20

     LESOTHO    46.909     37.478     24.970     24.550     -1.68    39.927     35.902     37.362     37.058      -7.19    0.20

     PORTUGL    43.219     36.020     23.694     18.496    -21.94    42.039     31.531     30.166     30.822     -26.68    0.17

     JAPAN      25.137     23.831     16.334     17.263      5.69    23.347     24.143     24.319     24.760       6.05    0.13

     MAURIT     18.672     22.073     13.697     15.971     16.60    20.750     23.541     23.530     24.347      17.33    0.13

     COLOMB     38.494     26.726     19.643     16.580    -15.59    31.113     23.697     23.688     23.663     -23.94    0.13

     TURKMEN    24.691     21.210     12.503     14.258     14.04    21.040     21.231     21.697     22.965       9.15    0.12

     HG KONG    30.169     20.833     15.514     11.546    -25.57    24.039     17.716     17.544     16.866     -29.84    0.09

     S ARAB      0.087      6.029      2.163     11.728    442.27     2.178     15.167     15.257     15.594     616.06    0.08

     ARAB EM    23.140     16.549     11.331      9.538    -15.83    16.129     14.756     15.466     14.756      -8.52    0.08

     ISRAEL     23.041     17.446     12.769      9.885    -22.58    18.769     15.689     14.905     14.563     -22.41    0.08

     GERMANY    11.317     12.409      8.498     10.235     20.43    12.719     13.262     13.816     14.145      11.22    0.08

     SPAIN       6.180      8.244      5.969      8.391     40.58     7.616      9.398     10.034     10.666      40.05    0.06

     MADAGAS     9.452      6.879      4.966      5.292      6.56     6.230      7.345      7.513      7.205      15.65    0.04

     SWAZLND    12.262      8.666      6.840      4.962    -27.45     9.171      6.587      7.001      6.788     -25.98    0.04

     MACAU      17.152      9.005      7.111      4.367    -38.58    12.145      6.495      6.753      6.262     -48.44    0.03

     NEPAL       4.366      5.078      3.521      4.201     19.34     4.906      5.646      5.747      5.759      17.38    0.03

     FRANCE      6.818      5.350      3.616      3.846      6.36     5.620      5.616      5.564      5.580      -0.70    0.03

     LAOS       20.151     15.030     11.575      2.019    -82.56    19.887      8.103      6.732      5.474     -72.48    0.03

     U KING      3.579      4.171      2.710      3.243     19.63     4.392      4.436      4.591      4.703       7.07    0.03

     BRAZIL     47.726      5.285      3.893      2.325    -40.27    11.321      3.626      3.668      3.718     -67.16    0.02

     UKRAINE     4.423      3.383      2.380      2.693     13.16     3.992      3.675      3.841      3.696      -7.41    0.02

     POLAND      3.377      2.696      2.170      2.781     28.18     3.453      2.844      2.973      3.308      -4.21    0.02

     MOROC       2.237      2.533      1.976      2.167      9.68     2.464      2.735      2.751      2.725      10.56    0.01

     TUNISIA     2.246      2.465      1.717      1.936     12.75     2.413      2.660      2.665      2.684      11.26    0.01

     SWITZLD     2.320      3.189      2.080      1.118    -46.27     2.824      2.568      2.478      2.226     -21.17    0.01

     CZECH       3.844      3.548      2.235      0.764    -65.83     3.402      2.494      2.395      2.076     -38.97    0.01

     ROMANIA     1.632      1.733      1.132      1.465     29.46     1.542      1.996      2.037      2.066      34.02    0.01

     BULGAR      3.083      1.886      1.462      1.631     11.58     2.336      1.812      2.132      2.055     -12.05    0.01

     SYRIA       2.845      2.437      1.745      1.339    -23.25     2.332      1.940      1.957      2.031     -12.87    0.01

     N ZEAL      1.483      0.620      0.424      1.778    319.78     0.996      1.739      1.738      1.975      98.32    0.01

     NETHLDS     2.073      1.433      0.905      1.286     42.04     1.567      1.885      1.939      1.813      15.73    0.01

     UZBEKIS     0.779      2.796      2.763      0.005    -99.81     2.772      1.444      0.493      0.038     -98.61    0.00


     _WTO    22158.455  19213.674  13298.178  12497.299     -6.02 20596.425  18431.315  18458.974  18412.795     -10.60   99.82

     _ASEAN   3346.563   3040.944   2164.267   1960.686     -9.41  3285.388   2810.283   2838.650   2837.363     -13.64   15.38

     _W HEMI  3331.543   3055.234   2141.952   1853.196    -13.48  3266.185   2799.288   2780.664   2766.478     -15.30   15.00

     _CBI     2347.518   2201.589   1539.211   1326.077    -13.85  2356.272   2016.668   1997.115   1988.455     -15.61   10.78

     _CAFTA   2149.240   1992.339   1395.696   1201.253    -13.93  2139.394   1826.286   1806.606   1797.896     -15.96    9.75

     _OECD     529.059    423.222    271.450    288.043      6.11   442.448    424.213    430.636    439.814      -0.60    2.38

     _SUB-SAH  145.222    129.619     87.759     85.397     -2.69   134.815    126.137    127.987    127.258      -5.61    0.69

     _EU15     118.315    107.810     73.699     74.649      1.29   119.779    106.608    106.044    108.760      -9.20    0.59

     _EC12     117.151    106.587     72.879     73.957      1.48   118.546    105.364    104.871    107.665      -9.18    0.58

     _ANDEAN   104.224     85.914     62.119     51.819    -16.58    93.941     76.592     76.394     75.615     -19.51    0.41