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                                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 835:  W/G COATS, SILK / VEG BLENDS
                                             Data in Doz, 34.50 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       412613    468022     405017     312842    -22.76    484767     379341     378000     375847     -22.47  100.00

     CHINA P     325467    329778     287987     227612    -20.96    358571     271175     270328     269403     -24.87   71.68

     VIETNAM      32166     41482      30569      24155    -20.98     32805      35080      34975      35068       6.90    9.33

     INDNSIA       7183     27113      26820      13819    -48.48     27049      13930      14001      14112     -47.83    3.75

     PHIL R        5222     11239       8974      11684     30.20      9982      13634      13994      13949      39.74    3.71

     INDIA         7186      9573       9251       7136    -22.86      9564       7851       7789       7458     -22.02    1.98

     BNGLDSH       3893     10274       7891       4461    -43.47      9192       8026       7795       6844     -25.54    1.82

     MEXICO        3923      6979       4931       4012    -18.64      5537       6071       6113       6060       9.45    1.61

     ITALY         3326      4000       3217       3552     10.41      4140       4711       4274       4335       4.71    1.15

     THAILND       9364      5607       5130       2717    -47.04      5516       3194       3203       3194     -42.10    0.85

     SRI LKA       2709      4854       4834       2289    -52.65      4952       2321       2323       2309     -53.37    0.61

     UKRAINE          0      3046       3045         85    -97.21      3045         89         89         86     -97.18    0.02


     _WTO        412587    467990     404997     312737    -22.78    484747     379224     377881     375730     -22.49   99.97

     _ASEAN       53936     86456      72377      52839    -26.99     76236      66434      66768      66918     -12.22   17.80

     _OECD         8684      8898       7376       9350     26.76      9143      11205      10755      10872      18.91    2.89

     _W HEMI       6256     10526       8329       5739    -31.10      9058       7864       7928       7936     -12.39    2.11

     _EU15         5683      5878       4763       5737     20.45      6167       7343       6819       6852      11.11    1.82

     _EC12         5589      5830       4718       5716     21.15      6045       7323       6800       6828      12.95    1.82