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                                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 625:  MMF POPLIN/BROADCLTH STAP/FIL
                                             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     14370924  12530734    7992942   10793952     35.04  12288805   13397256   15201778   15331744      24.76  100.00

     THAILND    6882933   4006156    3175787    3200829      0.79   5616240    3545959    3965063    4031198     -28.22   26.29

     CHINA P    1267051   2461342    1414700    2291028     61.94   1738997    3238862    3387230    3337670      91.93   21.77

     CHINA T     747914    519756     205267    2730034   1229.99    207907    1550170    2595812    3044523    1364.37   19.86

     PAKISTN    3279336   1759852     746258    1846231    147.40   1054049    2773531    3071335    2859825     171.32   18.65

     ARAB EM    1394850   2148091     989089      64758    -93.45   1970491    1223760    1223760    1223760     -37.90    7.98

     TURKEY       91664   1215844    1153888       7794    -99.32   1159187     426207     239488      69750     -93.98    0.45


     _WTO      14370924  12530734    7992942   10793952     35.04  12288805   13397256   15201778   15331744      24.76  100.00

     _ASEAN     6972421   4051976    3203362    3242347      1.22   5729402    3592775    4024826    4090961     -28.60   26.68

     _OECD       374591   1457371    1330563     116473    -91.25   1431369     598651     429450     243281     -83.00    1.59