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                                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category   2:  TOTAL NON-APPAREL IMPORTS (MFA)
                                                    Data in Million $$$

                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   21881.220  23665.271  15783.865  16234.158      2.85 23216.149  24137.206  24161.134  24115.564       3.87  100.00

     CHINA P 10495.402  11265.801   7470.443   7728.829      3.46 11102.049  11527.140  11560.925  11524.187       3.80   47.79

     INDIA    2263.433   2617.992   1660.305   1903.027     14.62  2446.176   2825.279   2846.383   2860.714      16.95   11.86

     PAKISTN  1571.399   1702.297   1175.912   1061.543     -9.73  1682.576   1645.161   1617.280   1587.927      -5.63    6.58

     MEXICO    906.287    958.335    654.433    636.529     -2.74   964.110    941.438    943.570    940.431      -2.46    3.90

     CANADA    902.736    940.843    635.703    604.829     -4.86   945.772    920.221    915.804    909.968      -3.79    3.77

     KOR REP   599.244    684.809    451.972    483.779      7.04   641.136    709.179    717.250    716.616      11.77    2.97

     TURKEY    476.634    567.974    378.495    400.708      5.87   545.666    582.936    583.831    590.187       8.16    2.45

     ITALY     508.688    539.737    367.777    381.065      3.61   537.660    553.289    554.540    553.024       2.86    2.29

     VIETNAM   411.978    551.985    373.364    367.658     -1.53   511.137    557.877    549.712    546.280       6.88    2.27

     CHINA T   407.735    442.903    288.086    312.844      8.59   425.024    464.847    467.927    467.661      10.03    1.94

     JAPAN     314.277    354.281    228.734    281.114     22.90   327.599    394.134    400.111    406.660      24.13    1.69

     GERMANY   241.776    259.389    174.137    177.311      1.82   256.789    262.199    262.186    262.564       2.25    1.09

     INDNSIA   230.177    267.201    189.108    181.612     -3.96   258.497    257.701    257.897    259.705       0.47    1.08

     ISRAEL    229.662    195.895    136.647    134.409     -1.64   195.606    195.395    192.084    193.657      -1.00    0.80

     THAILND   236.530    224.745    158.222    125.615    -20.61   240.782    201.074    196.151    192.138     -20.20    0.80

     FRANCE    159.052    160.518    102.632    115.771     12.80   157.899    170.459    171.649    173.657       9.98    0.72

     EGYPT     175.164    177.505    127.659    117.754     -7.76   174.506    174.091    169.613    167.600      -3.96    0.69

     U KING    128.698    151.713    101.164    102.143      0.97   145.551    151.987    152.405    152.692       4.91    0.63

     BNGLDSH   133.001    143.001    111.176    116.763      5.03   147.166    139.338    143.261    148.588       0.97    0.62

     BELGIUM   138.754    145.026    102.444    104.255      1.77   145.654    149.749    148.665    146.837       0.81    0.61

     PORTUGL   144.750    148.952    103.847     96.467     -7.11   155.300    140.586    139.062    141.571      -8.84    0.59

     NETHLDS    80.024     93.556     63.659     60.465     -5.02    89.204     90.638     90.683     90.361       1.30    0.37

     PHIL R     58.286     69.117     45.976     54.459     18.45    66.189     77.849     78.752     77.599      17.24    0.32

     BAHRAIN    77.391     88.687     65.098     52.783    -18.92    89.290     79.961     78.149     76.371     -14.47    0.32

     SPAIN      42.722     49.098     34.206     42.942     25.54    49.678     55.266     56.324     57.834      16.42    0.24

     SWITZLD    49.278     55.208     36.295     34.786     -4.16    54.151     55.233     53.557     53.700      -0.83    0.22

     ARAB EM    41.194     54.079     37.849     36.913     -2.47    58.340     52.467     53.340     53.143      -8.91    0.22

     S ARAB     31.386     36.435     23.906     31.408     31.38    35.800     42.139     42.463     43.937      22.73    0.18

     HG KONG    43.595     39.785     28.150     26.013     -7.59    41.560     39.696     38.855     37.648      -9.41    0.16

     COLOMB     34.093     40.415     28.611     24.970    -12.73    41.061     37.806     37.993     36.773     -10.44    0.15

     SALVADR    40.392     42.227     29.328     21.691    -26.04    43.820     35.456     34.863     34.589     -21.06    0.14

     MALAYSA    22.350     29.249     19.099     23.761     24.41    26.931     33.100     33.996     33.912      25.92    0.14

     POLAND     24.921     34.908     24.383     22.873     -6.19    33.680     31.972     32.381     33.398      -0.84    0.14

     CAMBOD     21.299     29.700     20.002     23.221     16.10    28.927     30.931     31.405     32.920      13.80    0.14

     PERU       27.704     29.659     19.571     22.823     16.62    29.809     31.593     32.018     32.911      10.41    0.14

     IRELAND    16.443     24.452     13.982     15.861     13.43    20.994     25.962     25.233     26.331      25.42    0.11

     AUSTRAL    29.226     33.353     23.518     16.279    -30.78    32.254     30.008     27.768     26.114     -19.04    0.11

     N ZEAL     19.346     25.854     17.442     17.619      1.02    24.321     25.638     25.387     26.031       7.03    0.11

     BRAZIL    156.788     34.423     26.140     17.261    -33.97    66.377     25.863     25.445     25.543     -61.52    0.11

     LUXMBRG    30.425     28.030     22.338     18.558    -16.92    33.200     24.336     24.285     24.250     -26.96    0.10

     DENMARK    16.203     21.146     12.904     14.103      9.29    19.400     22.321     22.264     22.345      15.18    0.09

     TURKMEN    14.870     17.223      8.495     11.751     38.34    14.384     18.730     19.347     20.480      42.38    0.08

     GREECE     23.430     22.074     16.231     12.910    -20.46    21.306     20.497     20.436     18.754     -11.98    0.08

     CZECH      14.575     17.457     11.302     12.253      8.41    14.989     18.571     18.764     18.408      22.80    0.08

     JORDAN      2.313      6.109      4.022     14.416    258.41     5.645     13.468     14.722     16.503     192.33    0.07

     SWEDEN     12.655     11.423      6.532     10.970     67.93    11.320     14.503     15.232     15.860      40.11    0.07

     REP SAF    10.229     13.845      9.281     10.744     15.77    13.932     15.256     15.174     15.308       9.88    0.06

     AUSTRIA     9.677     15.008     10.579     10.670      0.86    13.412     15.239     14.534     15.098      12.58    0.06

     LATVIA      9.639     12.242      7.614     10.139     33.17    10.998     13.734     14.426     14.768      34.28    0.06

     HONDURA     7.132     11.081      6.412      8.601     34.14     9.140     12.164     12.811     13.270      45.19    0.06

     FINLAND    18.099     16.338     11.196      6.833    -38.97    20.178     13.497     12.067     11.975     -40.66    0.05

     GUATMAL     8.329     10.123      6.449      8.139     26.19     9.204     11.495     11.697     11.812      28.33    0.05

     ROMANIA     7.792      7.171      4.466      6.438     44.16     7.098      9.173      9.365      9.143      28.80    0.04

     UKRAINE    12.617      7.552      5.539      6.969     25.82     9.804      9.393      9.561      8.983      -8.37    0.04

     CHILE       7.273      8.339      5.526      5.678      2.75     8.227      8.172      8.275      8.492       3.22    0.04

     DOM REP     9.508     10.654      7.545      5.095    -32.47    10.471      8.603      8.540      8.205     -21.65    0.03

     HUNGARY     3.522      6.695      3.787      5.277     39.35     4.801      7.446      7.862      8.186      70.51    0.03

     ARGENT      8.745      9.587      6.254      3.988    -36.23     8.835      9.079      8.463      7.321     -17.13    0.03

     SLOVENI     2.716      4.520      2.785      4.804     72.48     3.426      6.752      6.801      6.539      90.86    0.03

     SLOVAK      5.346      5.054      3.109      3.828     23.11     4.689      5.133      5.330      5.772      23.10    0.02

     MALTA       5.818      5.194      3.822      3.391    -11.27     5.669      4.915      4.878      4.764     -15.96    0.02

     SRI LKA     4.977      4.048      2.757      3.455     25.31     4.293      4.701      4.700      4.746      10.56    0.02

     C RICA      5.137      5.274      4.598      3.873    -15.77     5.203      4.827      4.608      4.549     -12.57    0.02

     RUSSIA      3.815      3.616      2.572      2.625      2.07     3.039      4.558      4.142      3.669      20.74    0.02

     BELARUS     4.739      5.690      4.427      1.346    -69.59     6.102      3.133      2.622      2.609     -57.24    0.01


     _WTO    21785.084  23634.886  15765.426  16217.420      2.87 23154.650  24109.365  24133.702  24086.880       4.03   99.88

     _OECD    3693.514   4057.233   2728.940   2771.769      1.57  3978.151   4095.609   4096.238   4100.062       3.06   17.00

     _W HEMI  2120.728   2106.763   1434.065   1366.973     -4.68  2147.656   2052.374   2049.834   2039.672      -5.03    8.46

     _EU15    1571.398   1686.460   1143.629   1170.323      2.33  1677.545   1710.530   1709.564   1713.153       2.12    7.10

     _EC12    1530.966   1643.691   1115.321   1141.851      2.38  1632.635   1667.290   1667.731   1670.220       2.30    6.93

     _ASEAN    985.493   1176.274    808.330    777.436     -3.82  1136.599   1162.219   1151.213   1145.381       0.77    4.75

     _CBI       72.038     80.672     55.241     48.130    -12.87    79.199     73.660     73.624     73.560      -7.12    0.31

     _CAFTA     71.209     80.278     55.006     47.919    -12.88    78.665     73.319     73.284     73.192      -6.96    0.30

     _ANDEAN    62.212     70.559     48.448     48.249     -0.41    71.296     70.058     70.711     70.361      -1.31    0.29

     _SUB-SAH   13.472     16.253     10.769     12.239     13.66    17.163     17.870     17.698     17.723       3.26    0.07