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                                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 300:  CARDED COTTON YARN
                                         Data in Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                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      70.372     80.077     59.708     38.842    -34.95    84.376     66.393     63.081     59.210     -29.83  100.00

     PAKISTN    27.020     32.698     25.809     15.882    -38.46    36.246     26.037     25.119     22.771     -37.18   38.46

     MEXICO     17.542     26.879     19.808      9.976    -49.64    25.957     19.718     18.759     17.047     -34.33   28.79

     INDIA       7.806      9.354      6.130      6.259      2.11     8.952     10.129      9.620      9.484       5.94   16.02

     SPAIN       0.748      1.207      0.827      1.977    138.94     1.026      1.853      2.113      2.356     129.73    3.98

     INDNSIA     3.631      1.347      1.105      1.676     51.70     1.793      1.845      1.506      1.918       7.01    3.24

     THAILND     2.473      0.861      0.233      0.327     40.04     1.238      0.993      0.987      0.954     -22.90    1.61

     CANADA      0.664      0.814      0.581      0.554     -4.69     0.868      0.771      0.816      0.786      -9.41    1.33

     CHINA P     2.269      1.416      1.147      0.414    -63.93     1.597      0.779      0.703      0.683     -57.24    1.15

     KOR REP     3.642      1.111      0.816      0.174    -78.74     2.480      0.457      0.457      0.468     -81.12    0.79

     TURKEY      0.324      0.201      0.001      0.231  20022.39     0.097      0.431      0.431      0.431     343.81    0.73

     VIETNAM     1.766      0.417      0.149      0.004    -97.09     0.336      0.419      0.272      0.273     -18.69    0.46

     HONDURA     0.323      0.215      0.190      0.019    -89.93     0.294      0.053      0.053      0.044     -84.91    0.07

     UZBEKIS     0.000      1.326      1.326      0.000   -100.00     1.326      0.610      0.184      0.000    -100.00    0.00


     _WTO       70.372     78.721     58.352     38.842    -33.44    83.020     65.783     62.897     59.210     -28.68  100.00

     _W HEMI    18.779     28.187     20.770     10.820    -47.90    27.350     20.875     19.913     18.237     -33.32   30.80

     _OECD       6.620      4.968      3.312      3.765     13.67     5.963      5.205      5.282      5.421      -9.10    9.15

     _EU15       1.988      2.708      1.780      2.805     57.64     2.383      3.535      3.578      3.734      56.67    6.31

     _EC12       1.949      2.653      1.738      2.751     58.29     2.329      3.455      3.504      3.666      57.42    6.19

     _ASEAN      8.080      2.625      1.487      2.007     34.98     3.450      3.256      2.766      3.146      -8.81    5.31

     _CBI        0.467      0.216      0.191      0.045    -76.42     0.295      0.060      0.060      0.070     -76.18    0.12

     _CAFTA      0.467      0.216      0.191      0.045    -76.42     0.295      0.060      0.060      0.070     -76.18    0.12