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                                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 317:  COTTON TWILL FABRIC
                                         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      76.041     95.182     63.810     68.895      7.97    92.180     98.906    101.247    100.267       8.77  100.00

     CHINA P    28.926     31.853     22.124     21.624     -2.26    32.806     30.490     30.833     31.353      -4.43   31.27

     PAKISTN    11.215     17.329     12.708      7.639    -39.89    17.257     12.663     13.534     12.260     -28.96   12.23

     JAPAN       6.270     10.382      5.213      6.645     27.46     7.077     12.031     11.919     11.814      66.94   11.78

     CHINA T     4.593      3.534      2.321      6.804    193.08     3.659      7.380      7.682      8.016     119.07    7.99

     TURKEY      2.633      5.017      3.085      5.408     75.29     4.118      6.847      6.998      7.339      78.24    7.32

     MEXICO      1.078      3.282      1.944      4.865    150.25     2.444      5.610      6.137      6.203     153.86    6.19

     ITALY       5.201      5.314      3.425      4.141     20.90     6.061      6.092      6.139      6.030      -0.52    6.01

     INDIA       3.849      4.545      2.646      3.589     35.62     4.100      5.126      5.686      5.487      33.83    5.47

     GERMANY     1.607      2.337      2.014      2.101      4.35     2.570      2.632      2.555      2.424      -5.68    2.42

     CANADA      2.267      1.455      1.443      0.005    -99.64     2.065      0.310      0.303      0.017     -99.16    0.02


     _WTO       76.039     95.178     63.806     68.895      7.98    92.175     98.906    101.247    100.267       8.78  100.00

     _OECD      15.962     19.967     14.038     15.286      8.89    20.361     21.432     21.404     21.214       4.19   21.16

     _EU15       8.537     10.966      7.737      8.196      5.93    11.617     11.811     11.561     11.425      -1.65   11.39

     _EC12       8.050      9.830      6.778      7.957     17.40    10.516     11.041     10.986     11.009       4.69   10.98

     _W HEMI     5.865      7.081      5.119      6.495     26.90     7.270      8.160      8.618      8.458      16.33    8.44