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                                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 332:  COTTON HOSIERY
                                             Data in Dpr,  3.80 M2 per Dpr. 

                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    208824028 174020808  123334025  103291901    -16.25 193858628  155042474  154470704  153978684     -20.57  100.00

     HONDURA   58962162  49686900   36709079   23374588    -36.32  57155214   37175089   36356937   36352409     -36.40   23.61

     SALVADR   25499053  30369805   21560132   22240263      3.15  31481897   30843412   30609560   31049936      -1.37   20.17

     CHINA P   35243953  32258297   22141560   18899659    -14.64  34676476   28695216   29076132   29016396     -16.32   18.84

     PAKISTN   46028049  30003085   21400846   18491086    -13.60  35885654   27109956   27465657   27093325     -24.50   17.60

     MEXICO    19395043  17182623   11681684   12144716      3.96  18397135   17892710   18044391   17645655      -4.08   11.46

     KOR REP    8813029   6911354    4698527    3583264    -23.74   7789803    6133953    5926262    5796091     -25.59    3.76

     CHINA T    2020324   1315885     894439     657682    -26.47   1500519    1117342    1093538    1079128     -28.08    0.70

     PERU       1019916   1021319     731351     723560     -1.07   1086296    1079955    1003575    1013528      -6.70    0.66

     CAMBOD     1466124   1125877     731548     393982    -46.14   1133959     991145     837803     788311     -30.48    0.51

     TURKEY      920317    533535     369685     598750     61.96    643464     569514     621720     762600      18.51    0.50

     MALAYSA     518677    687981     488606     525065      7.46    622876     723522     724278     724440      16.31    0.47

     PHIL R      468317    618330     367233     221524    -39.68    510582     517953     503351     472621      -7.43    0.31

     COLOMB     1134472    362160     237639     341182     43.57    457980     451844     453206     465703       1.69    0.30

     INDNSIA    1907554    637566     527286     275600    -47.73    952555     365795     369617     385880     -59.49    0.25

     INDIA       283784    277217     184758     281599     52.42    281618     392639     387761     374058      32.82    0.24

     THAILND     244778    265453     154893     159181      2.77    237824     268387     268593     269741      13.42    0.18

     ITALY       194488    204933     140922     155655     10.45    190169     223237     235124     219666      15.51    0.14

     C RICA     3643001      2085       2085        899    -56.88    249535       1854       2753        899     -99.64    0.00


     _WTO     208823548 174019807  123333461  103290377    -16.25 193858002  155040807  154468924  153976723     -20.57  100.00

     _W HEMI  110026564  98886457   71026999   58874299    -17.11 109028438   87659572   86683310   86733757     -20.45   56.33

     _CBI      88413019  80263196   58329467   45616509    -21.80  89024021   68179679   67125888   67550238     -24.12   43.87

     _CAFTA    88412935  80263181   58329467   45616509    -21.80  89023961   68179664   67125873   67550223     -24.12   43.87

     _OECD      9985530   7738504    5267592    4401369    -16.44   8698644    7020129    6877979    6872281     -21.00    4.46

     _ASEAN     4665639   3433818    2342243    1632500    -30.30   3541553    2946629    2790029    2724075     -23.08    1.77

     _ANDEAN    2208338   1425595    1002916    1111726     10.85   1589720    1582341    1508343    1534405      -3.48    1.00

     _EU15       242264    278002     188212     208000     10.51    252290     299629     313082     297790      18.03    0.19

     _EC12       240860    277055     187383     207602     10.79    251319     298470     312063     297274      18.29    0.19