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                                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category  32:  COTTON NON-APPAREL 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    7867.821   6608.841   4473.187   4443.985     -0.65  6957.874   6559.200   6565.457   6579.639      -5.44  100.00

     CHINA P  3219.538   2693.757   1794.320   1755.228     -2.18  2833.348   2679.891   2662.043   2654.665      -6.31   40.35

     PAKISTN  2002.371   1669.474   1160.508   1139.119     -1.84  1768.580   1657.928   1655.327   1648.084      -6.81   25.05

     INDIA    1294.381   1172.476    776.789    864.909     11.34  1195.220   1237.195   1251.226   1260.596       5.47   19.16

     KOR REP   167.945    119.880     72.670     86.155     18.56   104.657    124.208    129.984    133.366      27.43    2.03

     MEXICO    196.001    182.877    142.852     92.965    -34.92   202.654    133.684    134.906    132.991     -34.38    2.02

     BNGLDSH   108.719     73.340     51.493     61.030     18.52    87.364     76.001     79.832     82.876      -5.14    1.26

     TURKEY     95.655     74.641     41.972     46.374     10.49    89.317     73.575     74.895     79.044     -11.50    1.20

     VIETNAM    95.168     82.139     55.487     47.859    -13.75    85.026     69.577     69.691     74.510     -12.37    1.13

     INDNSIA    70.563     58.950     41.169     43.876      6.58    61.075     56.611     58.621     61.657       0.95    0.94

     THAILND   110.535     73.224     52.720     33.619    -36.23    86.189     55.535     54.856     54.124     -37.20    0.82

     BAHRAIN    58.067     51.819     37.933     30.529    -19.52    56.069     45.306     45.116     44.416     -20.78    0.68

     CANADA     42.565     33.330     22.931     21.006     -8.39    36.522     32.282     32.208     31.406     -14.01    0.48

     CHINA T    35.315     30.007     21.109     20.375     -3.48    31.917     29.912     29.511     29.273      -8.28    0.44

     CAMBOD     29.960     27.542     20.371     20.781      2.01    30.675     25.799     26.584     27.952      -8.88    0.42

     PORTUGL    40.388     33.106     21.701     16.270    -25.02    39.154     28.426     27.083     27.676     -29.32    0.42

     ITALY      30.812     25.482     18.449     18.623      0.94    31.796     24.838     24.363     25.656     -19.31    0.39

     EGYPT      47.268     36.044     26.903     16.101    -40.15    42.298     26.972     25.822     25.242     -40.32    0.38

     JAPAN      24.234     23.107     15.818     16.657      5.30    22.548     23.462     23.566     23.946       6.20    0.36

     TURKMEN    17.478     15.976      7.836     12.487     59.36    14.356     18.094     18.928     20.627      43.68    0.31

     S ARAB      0.048      5.993      2.140     11.637    443.74     2.149     15.108     15.178     15.490     620.76    0.24

     ISRAEL     21.512     17.172     12.560      9.779    -22.14    18.475     15.470     14.710     14.391     -22.11    0.22

     GERMANY    10.947     11.866      8.178      9.897     21.02    12.247     12.689     13.239     13.585      10.92    0.21

     ARAB EM    11.186     11.028      6.527      7.163      9.75     9.470     11.882     12.320     11.665      23.17    0.18

     SPAIN       5.474      7.496      5.472      7.784     42.24     6.934      8.565      9.178      9.808      41.45    0.15

     PHIL R      9.692     10.413      7.495      4.710    -37.16    10.975      8.731      8.126      7.628     -30.49    0.12

     COLOMB      9.913      8.056      5.988      4.157    -30.58     9.684      6.303      6.491      6.225     -35.72    0.09

     JORDAN      0.603      1.335      0.769      5.499    615.24     1.149      4.842      5.399      6.065     427.88    0.09

     GUATMAL     5.465      4.690      3.242      3.962     22.21     5.662      4.484      4.404      5.410      -4.45    0.08

     HONDURA     2.363      3.762      1.621      2.717     67.65     2.301      4.583      4.693      4.858     111.09    0.07

     FRANCE      5.315      3.863      2.625      2.758      5.04     4.217      4.000      3.950      3.995      -5.26    0.06

     HG KONG     8.438      5.815      4.604      2.706    -41.23     6.946      4.481      4.273      3.917     -43.61    0.06

     U KING      2.544      2.949      1.875      2.412     28.68     3.143      3.136      3.274      3.487      10.93    0.05

     BRAZIL     46.348      4.375      3.258      1.868    -42.67    10.339      2.872      2.944      2.984     -71.14    0.05

     NEPAL       1.077      2.022      1.310      2.251     71.85     1.887      2.811      2.911      2.963      57.02    0.05

     UKRAINE     3.713      2.600      1.956      2.283     16.71     3.340      2.968      3.114      2.926     -12.40    0.04

     POLAND      2.832      2.307      1.958      2.451     25.16     2.999      2.361      2.476      2.799      -6.65    0.04

     SALVADR     6.068      2.655      1.961      1.417    -27.78     3.686      1.928      2.071      2.111     -42.75    0.03

     CZECH       3.642      3.402      2.123      0.699    -67.07     3.230      2.393      2.294      1.978     -38.75    0.03

     N ZEAL      1.464      0.604      0.411      1.767    329.88     0.972      1.728      1.727      1.960     101.71    0.03

     SWITZLD     1.725      2.803      1.803      0.860    -52.30     2.297      2.259      2.054      1.860     -19.00    0.03

     NETHLDS     2.012      1.331      0.837      1.194     42.57     1.481      1.770      1.822      1.687      13.93    0.03

     PERU        2.567      1.787      1.299      1.003    -22.75     2.074      1.522      1.552      1.491     -28.09    0.02

     UZBEKIS     0.779      2.796      2.763      0.005    -99.81     2.772      1.444      0.493      0.038     -98.63    0.00


     _WTO     7849.097   6589.740   4462.467   4431.154     -0.70  6940.253   6539.111   6545.489   6558.427      -5.50   99.68

     _OECD     418.603    327.697    206.155    220.953      7.18   343.267    326.708    332.828    342.495      -0.22    5.21

     _ASEAN    316.815    253.075    177.854    151.289    -14.94   274.641    216.933    218.533    226.510     -17.53    3.44

     _W HEMI   313.748    242.162    183.568    129.596    -29.40   273.795    188.289    189.973    188.190     -31.27    2.86

     _EU15     101.012     88.955     61.068     60.599     -0.77   101.817     86.159     85.547     88.485     -13.09    1.34

     _EC12      99.968     87.903     60.328     60.055     -0.45   100.696     85.180     84.622     87.631     -12.98    1.33

     _CBI       14.927     11.554      7.114      8.524     19.83    12.028     11.481     11.729     12.965       7.79    0.20

     _CAFTA     14.917     11.517      7.092      8.508     19.96    12.000     11.448     11.697     12.933       7.77    0.20

     _ANDEAN    12.520      9.888      7.297      5.185    -28.95    11.789      7.879      8.101      7.776     -34.04    0.12