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                                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 301:  COMBED 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     102.798     95.746     68.549     47.796    -30.27    90.709     72.245     73.641     74.994     -17.32  100.00

     KOR REP    30.879     24.245     14.843     14.453     -2.62    16.213     21.217     22.679     23.855      47.14   31.81

     INDIA      10.413     14.381      8.194      8.976      9.54    10.895     15.403     15.026     15.163      39.17   20.22

     INDNSIA     9.114      9.204      7.012      5.811    -17.13     9.938      7.142      7.574      8.003     -19.47   10.67

     MEXICO     19.346     15.180     13.039      5.501    -57.81    19.614      7.227      7.780      7.642     -61.04   10.19

     THAILND     6.818      6.727      5.290      3.131    -40.81     7.150      4.584      4.618      4.568     -36.12    6.09

     PAKISTN     5.195      5.984      4.061      2.434    -40.06     6.161      4.552      4.270      4.357     -29.28    5.81

     EGYPT       5.777      4.123      3.630      3.390     -6.62     5.184      3.723      4.039      3.883     -25.09    5.18

     CHINA P     6.063      3.051      2.364      1.165    -50.72     2.988      1.741      1.899      1.852     -38.02    2.47

     VIETNAM     5.755      8.820      7.391      0.340    -95.40     8.736      2.460      1.741      1.770     -79.74    2.36

     CANADA      1.006      0.686      0.521      0.398    -23.46     0.893      0.614      0.617      0.564     -36.84    0.75


     _WTO      102.798     95.746     68.549     47.796    -30.27    90.709     72.245     73.641     74.994     -17.32  100.00

     _OECD      33.703     27.272     16.821     16.557     -1.56    19.080     24.561     25.834     27.009      41.55   36.01

     _ASEAN     21.687     25.049     19.982      9.297    -53.47    26.114     14.365     14.071     14.364     -45.00   19.15

     _W HEMI    20.598     16.208     13.888      6.006    -56.76    20.956      7.997      8.517      8.325     -60.27   11.10