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                                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 611:  WOVEN FABRIC >85% ARTIF STPLE
                                             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     10605168  13699432    9337224    9406140      0.74  11918106   14198670   13780410   13768348      15.52  100.00

     CHINA P    5158776   8889498    5910179    6634132     12.25   7012074    9898710    9563019    9613451      37.10   69.82

     KOR REP    3171497   2956549    2329332    1088693    -53.26   3262910    1835362    1766956    1715910     -47.41   12.46


     _WTO      10605150  13699397    9337189    9406140      0.74  11918053   14198670   13780410   13768348      15.53  100.00

     _OECD      4484802   3715068    2745705    2103751    -23.38   3819219    3135572    3112437    3073114     -19.54   22.32