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                                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 340:  M/B COTTON SHIRTS, NOT KNIT
                                             Data in Doz, 20.10 M2 per Doz. 

                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     35314363  33438465   22800597   20820692     -8.68  36051421   31522541   31733951   31458560     -12.74  100.00

     CHINA P   10901555   9023474    5971223    5487843     -8.10  10012668    8589652    8664711    8540094     -14.71   27.15

     BNGLDSH    8626661   8705277    6239764    5837484     -6.45   9601307    8165870    8381069    8302997     -13.52   26.39

     INDNSIA    3443003   3332113    2362581    2022701    -14.39   3646976    3114662    3089362    2992233     -17.95    9.51

     VIETNAM    2890408   2569631    1760918    1491438    -15.30   2808841    2329446    2362821    2300151     -18.11    7.31

     INDIA      2492098   2547709    1789668    1467839    -17.98   2694014    2182056    2174368    2225880     -17.38    7.08

     MAURIT      662746    887996     536890     669969     24.79    808421     964445     970899    1021075      26.30    3.25

     SRI LKA     908263    836478     560076     531414     -5.12    894008     832719     807546     807816      -9.64    2.57

     MALAYSA     660396    742071     468525     424509     -9.39    721529     709048     690285     698055      -3.25    2.22

     SALVADR     770551    670573     453359     411734     -9.18    727708     630774     633872     628948     -13.57    2.00

     HONDURA     382171    517305     310232     346709     11.76    457964     549519     559694     553782      20.92    1.76

     NICARAG     392848    514484     265686     222497    -16.26    460525     491137     461043     471295       2.34    1.50

     MEXICO      373074    461061     316154     315292     -0.27    455875     472349     468169     460199       0.95    1.46

     EGYPT       354366    413359     292063     271868     -6.91    414666     403185     395894     393164      -5.19    1.25

     PHIL R      418034    323681     220601     272941     23.73    361881     324918     351711     376021       3.91    1.20

     THAILND     444671    392469     258672     207113    -19.93    427808     360999     349293     340910     -20.31    1.08

     PAKISTN     323983    304212     214477     175569    -18.14    327927     276829     265492     265304     -19.10    0.84

     TURKEY      142637    169387     114673     134609     17.39    163052     182445     185198     189323      16.11    0.60

     CAMBOD      152811    175025      90380      53648    -40.64    174922     176543     153116     138293     -20.94    0.44

     DOM REP     103657    138692      93277      72684    -22.08    136069     128839     124190     118099     -13.21    0.38

     ITALY        87088     93829      64043      81755     27.66     92112     115060     115396     111541      21.09    0.35

     HG KONG     311324    169364     140840      42818    -69.60    245068      66985      69571      71342     -70.89    0.23

     KENYA        18300     34300      14447      25295     75.09     23621      41278      43930      45148      91.14    0.14

     ARAB EM      17974     38834      23465      27127     15.61     28051      46995      47566      42496      51.50    0.14

     LAOS         21052     19526       2232      16047    618.95      8532      35014      35010      33341     290.78    0.11

     HAITI        13072     19489      11172      24188    116.51     20375      27647      29717      32505      59.53    0.10

     CHINA T      42334     33287      20795      16744    -19.48     35330      23558      27545      29236     -17.25    0.09

     PERU         39803     40446      25920      11370    -56.13     38688      27319      25442      25896     -33.06    0.08

     KOR REP      66349     24193      20290      13106    -35.41     31447      17014      16861      17009     -45.91    0.05

     SWAZLND      71947     43820      35394       2561    -92.76     49314      18119      16525      10987     -77.72    0.03


     _WTO      35292379  33417856   22797791   20803433     -8.75  36042053   31486047   31697493   31423498     -12.81   99.89

     _ASEAN     8031654   7554820    5163961    4488454    -13.08   8151503    7050933    7031909    6879313     -15.61   21.87

     _W HEMI    2099326   2395781    1495636    1428083     -4.52   2323987    2367327    2340558    2328228       0.18    7.40

     _CBI       1666253   1866741    1137744    1085418     -4.60   1807619    1837936    1818222    1814415       0.38    5.77

     _CAFTA     1652903   1846066    1125466    1059765     -5.84   1786044    1808720    1786966    1780365      -0.32    5.66

     _SUB-SAHA   766915    969694     589400     700354     18.82    886624    1027385    1034681    1080648      21.88    3.44

     _OECD       354607    350482     239533     276927     15.61    346059     383330     388058     387876      12.08    1.23

     _EU15       123600    136020      90403     114149     26.27    130246     162698     164252     159766      22.66    0.51

     _EC12       123053    135524      90217     113505     25.81    129853     161813     163330     158812      22.30    0.50

     _ANDEAN      43940     54215      33016      17836    -45.98     46737      42178      39550      39035     -16.48    0.12