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                                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 628:  MMF TWILLS/SATEENS 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     22067795  19258459   12815559   12132767     -5.33  18292896   19552863   18937120   18575667       1.55  100.00

     CHINA P   15954612  13616744    9086416    8044980    -11.46  12601293   13144478   12852754   12575308      -0.21   67.70

     CANADA      566415   1349220     651258    1246538     91.40    662226    2048737    1984741    1944500     193.63   10.47

     CHINA T    2784818   1832431    1495469    1349560     -9.76   2493052    1832353    1648432    1686522     -32.35    9.08

     KOR REP    1673442   1137591     783623     626960    -19.99   1295416    1074957    1054036     980928     -24.28    5.28


     _WTO      22067795  19258459   12815559   12132767     -5.33  18292896   19552863   18937120   18575667       1.55  100.00

     _OECD      2326651   2619822    1537368    1951906     26.96   2083577    3241294    3157876    3034360      45.63   16.34

     _W HEMI     824865   1495918     764364    1421065     85.91    827957    2258254    2186867    2152619     159.99   11.59