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                                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 666:  OTHER MMF FURNISHINGS
                                             Data in Kg., 14.40 M2 per Kg.. 

                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    452769009 454618396  277726313  292586278      5.35 453482183  468470395  472409511  469478361       3.53  100.00

     CHINA P  398879506 395759728  239451194  254420910      6.25 395047436  409044477  413211870  410729444       3.97   87.49

     MEXICO    20687492  22196020   14829912   13700914     -7.61  22966845   21580390   21475264   21067022      -8.27    4.49

     PAKISTN    7101919  11035994    6727933    9167180     36.26   9361071   13166651   13335564   13475241      43.95    2.87

     CHINA T    6500104   4606212    2979048    3121865      4.79   4727864    4611785    4690393    4749029       0.45    1.01

     INDIA      3301949   4487847    2676879    2473776     -7.59   4109155    4507136    4369618    4284744       4.27    0.91

     CAMBOD      905076   1753342     936084    1703826     82.02   1513673    2381196    2398454    2521084      66.55    0.54

     TURKEY     2688959   2840774    2148282    1761482    -18.01   2866304    2732407    2668941    2453974     -14.39    0.52

     SALVADR    2080396   2173389    1482396     764325    -48.44   2259039    1499729    1445956    1455318     -35.58    0.31

     VIETNAM    1607316   1910213    1272248     721032    -43.33   1931835    1564208    1446940    1358997     -29.65    0.29

     CANADA     1630516   1280792     848003     698211    -17.66   1382874    1121032    1124973    1131000     -18.21    0.24

     POLAND      820517   1158644     843296     714721    -15.25   1190159     880334     919022    1030069     -13.45    0.22

     KOR REP    1212933   1035887     604262     524224    -13.25   1107988     842476     861954     955849     -13.73    0.20

     THAILND     701034    634256     379226     484287     27.70    681824     736934     720233     739317       8.43    0.16

     EGYPT       522339    776310     530242     457496    -13.72    772257     769145     731239     703564      -8.90    0.15

     MALAYSA      98410     85234      54888     431263    685.71     85247     429186     453066     461609     441.50    0.10

     PHIL R     1398162    893015     616978     182824    -70.37   1059720     688966     624058     458861     -56.70    0.10

     DOM REP     218239    220914     149922     140135     -6.53    216561     244027     232640     211127      -2.51    0.04

     HONDURA       9118    113855      57527     131196    128.06     61662     166804     177704     187524     204.12    0.04

     INDNSIA     249768    237789     180805     106067    -41.34    268387     184792     189037     163051     -39.25    0.03

     GUATMAL      20757    132248       5914      32050    441.93      9454     163197     163197     158384    1575.31    0.03

     HG KONG    1020870    420555     356390      75113    -78.92    890595     146789     149555     139278     -84.36    0.03

     BNGLDSH      66550    188540     130933      75158    -42.60    146319     181908     155869     132765      -9.26    0.03

     UKRAINE     179636     12334       8494     106804   1157.41     45238     104891     104632     110644     144.58    0.02

     SRI LKA     106299     97623      77977      75402     -3.30    110549      71539      75025      95048     -14.02    0.02

     CZECH        11705      8865       5897      72212   1124.55      7299      51310      65296      75180     930.00    0.02

     PORTUGL      66557     60265      45060      59417     31.86     69301      63715      67287      74622       7.68    0.02

     ITALY        75677     72259      48949      47415     -3.13     84185      72061      76344      70725     -15.99    0.02

     SPAIN        51856     53597      38862      43504     11.94     57901      62187      64697      58239       0.58    0.01

     GERMANY      85694     60897      43038      39506     -8.21     79116      55887      55920      57365     -27.49    0.01


     _WTO     452751642 454604968  277714270  292564593      5.35 453464181  468463460  472402888  469455291       3.53  100.00

     _W HEMI   24746639  26140488   17385174   15480949    -10.95  26962124   24800763   24645689   24236263     -10.11    5.16

     _OECD      6819580   6713006    4704981    4076841    -13.35   6995143    6049990    6076502    6084866     -13.01    1.30

     _ASEAN     4974102   5516695    3442895    3629410      5.42   5557686    5985484    5832075    5703210       2.62    1.21

     _CBI       2337724   2642804    1697380    1069747    -36.98   2549900    2076619    2022315    2015171     -20.97    0.43

     _CAFTA     2336174   2641697    1696597    1069641    -36.95   2548217    2076196    2021885    2014741     -20.94    0.43

     _EU15       415456    380297     248516     293568     18.13    419925     408775     422172     425349       1.29    0.09

     _EC12       411629    377146     247052     288967     16.97    418000     403464     416217     419061       0.25    0.09