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                                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 326:  COTTON SATEEN FABRIC
                                             Data in M2.,  1.00 M2 per M2.. 

                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     39680919  29546397   20566845   20893213      1.59  32568397   28722913   28965255   29872765      -8.28  100.00

     PAKISTN   11845254  12458080    8675729    9192430      5.96  12714519   12557709   12942985   12974781       2.05   43.43

     CHINA P   14832822   8308906    6095694    4807089    -21.14   9663892    7034795    6942114    7020301     -27.36   23.50

     INDIA      1588349   4499475    3122447    3173666      1.64   3893142    4736029    4393477    4550694      16.89   15.23

     ARAB EM    4044531   2038361    1106396    2005093     81.23   2635866    2184007    2375889    2937058      11.43    9.83

     KOR REP     792021    667228     452129     317467    -29.78    718018     533458     515776     532566     -25.83    1.78

     ITALY       813645    306155     191032     307692     61.07    585056     381064     422099     422815     -27.73    1.42

     CHINA T     986202    311428     171401     215222     25.57    538851     334356     334464     355249     -34.07    1.19

     JAPAN       294767    241224     172066     219135     27.36    284488     264621     267007     288293       1.34    0.97

     ISRAEL       21953     31301       5952     258802   4248.15     17193     186239     231927     284151    1552.71    0.95

     BAHRAIN    2531921    231051     210592      59484    -71.75    537436      89340      89340      79943     -85.13    0.27

     THAILND    1512701    147490     136884          0   -100.00    630119      12932      12932      10606     -98.32    0.04


     _WTO      39680919  29546397   20566845   20893213      1.59  32568397   28722913   28965255   29872765      -8.28  100.00

     _OECD      1927511   1259647     854059     846336     -0.90   1633452    1205254    1255064    1251924     -23.36    4.19

     _EU15      1091637    520280     356056     485918     36.47    861730     600712     668397     650142     -24.55    2.18

     _EC12      1011469    505608     351353     484085     37.78    818116     587988     655759     638340     -21.97    2.14

     _ASEAN     1590491    151596     138729       4120    -97.03    634164      19608      19608      16987     -97.32    0.06