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                                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 314:  COTTON POPLIN / BROADCLOTH FAB.
                                         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      94.413    108.806     73.588     61.065    -17.02   109.253    100.619     99.225     96.284     -11.87  100.00

     CHINA P    34.542     37.208     25.317     19.012    -24.90    38.146     35.188     32.419     30.903     -18.99   32.10

     INDNSIA    19.419     24.360     16.125     15.505     -3.85    22.907     22.698     23.767     23.739       3.63   24.66

     PAKISTN    16.020     24.087     16.347     11.909    -27.15    23.166     20.686     20.753     19.649     -15.18   20.41

     KOR REP     3.924      3.617      2.674      2.206    -17.50     4.045      3.130      3.157      3.149     -22.15    3.27

     JAPAN       4.431      3.630      2.801      1.803    -35.61     4.239      2.535      2.543      2.633     -37.88    2.73

     INDIA       1.458      1.798      0.966      1.143     18.33     1.461      1.617      1.892      1.975      35.14    2.05

     CHINA T     1.002      1.770      1.198      1.300      8.53     1.627      2.083      2.077      1.872      15.04    1.94

     THAILND     2.596      1.933      1.549      1.279    -17.43     2.611      1.424      1.588      1.663     -36.31    1.73

     MEXICO      2.283      1.681      0.935      0.874     -6.46     1.229      2.013      1.763      1.621      31.90    1.68

     ARAB EM     0.187      0.819      0.235      0.635    170.51     0.235      1.103      1.134      1.220     419.43    1.27

     GERMANY     1.677      1.464      0.985      0.646    -34.42     1.613      1.346      1.253      1.125     -30.28    1.17

     BAHRAIN     2.082      0.254      0.000      0.219       *       1.610      0.473      0.473      0.473     -70.62    0.49


     _WTO       94.411    108.806     73.588     61.065    -17.02   109.251    100.619     99.225     96.284     -11.87  100.00

     _ASEAN     22.231     26.831     18.074     16.926     -6.35    25.969     24.479     25.660     25.683      -1.10   26.67

     _OECD       9.859     10.514      7.579      6.936     -8.49    11.238     10.100     10.167      9.871     -12.17   10.25

     _EU15       5.190      6.139      4.320      4.282     -0.86     6.191      6.404      6.315      6.101      -1.45    6.34

     _EC12       5.144      6.107      4.296      4.275     -0.48     6.152      6.389      6.299      6.086      -1.07    6.32

     _W HEMI     2.342      1.848      1.032      0.928    -10.13     1.344      2.155      1.904      1.744      29.72    1.81