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                                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category  32:  COTTON NON-APPAREL PRODUCTS
                                                    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    8544.932   8789.729   5875.714   5780.772     -1.62  8701.822   8787.660   8738.268   8694.788      -0.08  100.00

     CHINA P  3665.228   3616.949   2418.025   2341.630     -3.16  3620.985   3592.337   3567.435   3540.554      -2.22   40.72

     INDIA    1670.958   1861.609   1176.799   1368.621     16.30  1752.793   2033.478   2043.462   2053.431      17.15   23.62

     PAKISTN  1461.650   1553.823   1082.027    938.805    -13.24  1550.067   1471.105   1440.571   1410.602      -9.00   16.22

     TURKEY    167.079    180.598    111.860    105.787     -5.43   181.941    173.021    170.685    174.525      -4.08    2.01

     KOR REP   164.358    164.885    107.174    110.758      3.34   152.620    165.268    168.098    168.469      10.38    1.94

     ITALY     154.795    165.489    112.971    111.470     -1.33   168.518    165.689    165.712    163.988      -2.69    1.89

     MEXICO    165.262    162.443    120.323     87.553    -27.23   169.656    132.043    132.060    129.674     -23.57    1.49

     VIETNAM    70.925     89.812     59.525     76.072     27.80    82.169    100.218    100.380    106.359      29.44    1.22

     PORTUGL   109.806    103.089     69.904     58.096    -16.89   113.152     92.087     89.647     91.281     -19.33    1.05

     BNGLDSH    82.452     94.415     66.860     63.684     -4.75    97.900     89.229     91.496     91.239      -6.80    1.05

     JAPAN      65.891     75.269     49.055     54.022     10.13    68.496     78.600     79.219     80.237      17.14    0.92

     BAHRAIN    72.566     87.293     63.865     51.124    -19.95    86.496     78.233     76.483     74.552     -13.81    0.86

     INDNSIA    59.649     68.027     46.319     46.390      0.15    64.835     66.487     67.526     68.098       5.03    0.78

     THAILND    86.364     72.671     52.046     34.072    -34.54    81.032     58.882     56.584     54.697     -32.50    0.63

     CANADA     47.758     50.091     33.243     36.806     10.72    49.761     52.194     52.914     53.654       7.82    0.62

     FRANCE     44.655     42.515     28.170     31.009     10.08    44.410     45.257     44.947     45.354       2.13    0.52

     ISRAEL     58.506     55.381     41.273     30.336    -26.50    58.323     48.967     46.465     44.445     -23.79    0.51

     CHINA T    39.674     37.548     25.681     29.540     15.03    37.755     41.804     41.945     41.407       9.67    0.48

     EGYPT      48.672     46.839     34.748     23.581    -32.14    49.631     37.363     36.191     35.672     -28.13    0.41

     GERMANY    25.400     27.845     18.920     17.846     -5.68    28.258     26.365     26.835     26.772      -5.26    0.31

     COLOMB     23.129     28.758     21.442     14.645    -31.70    30.195     23.710     23.411     21.961     -27.27    0.25

     TURKMEN    14.865     17.216      8.488     11.680     37.61    14.371     18.725     19.344     20.408      42.01    0.23

     PHIL R      6.633     14.113      8.103     14.186     75.07    10.664     19.842     19.739     20.196      89.38    0.23

     CAMBOD     12.748     16.138     11.828     11.657     -1.44    16.346     15.037     15.390     15.968      -2.32    0.18

     JORDAN      2.109      5.741      3.657     13.698    274.58     5.184     13.000     14.005     15.782     204.41    0.18

     SPAIN       9.210     12.380      8.519     10.276     20.62    11.466     13.721     13.682     14.137      23.30    0.16

     U KING      8.732     12.473      7.721      8.414      8.97    11.041     12.422     12.661     13.166      19.24    0.15

     BRAZIL     97.821     14.286     10.854      7.725    -28.83    32.957     11.072     10.915     11.156     -66.15    0.13

     ARAB EM     9.807     13.405      9.557      7.195    -24.72    12.996     12.075     12.205     11.042     -15.04    0.13

     SALVADR    13.329     10.825      8.273      6.400    -22.63    12.818      8.760      8.838      8.953     -30.15    0.10

     HG KONG    11.469      8.770      6.495      5.050    -22.25     9.049      7.827      7.658      7.325     -19.05    0.08

     SWITZLD     6.160      8.501      5.633      4.323    -23.26     7.730      8.041      7.596      7.190      -6.98    0.08

     UKRAINE     9.632      7.063      5.293      4.930     -6.85     8.915      7.181      7.341      6.700     -24.85    0.08

     NETHLDS     4.988      6.070      3.791      3.978      4.93     5.661      6.935      6.618      6.257      10.52    0.07

     PERU        6.980      6.618      4.624      4.123    -10.83     6.972      6.359      6.367      6.117     -12.27    0.07

     GUATMAL     4.584      5.592      3.373      3.557      5.44     5.144      5.699      5.724      5.776      12.28    0.07

     NEPAL       1.380      2.922      1.824      3.393     85.99     2.424      4.337      4.489      4.491      85.29    0.05

     CZECH       6.698      6.912      4.227      1.558    -63.15     6.064      5.261      5.002      4.243     -30.03    0.05

     S ARAB      0.020      1.148      0.425      2.331    448.29     0.430      2.938      2.980      3.054     609.63    0.04

     POLAND      2.598      2.230      1.873      2.419     29.14     2.729      2.396      2.501      2.776       1.69    0.03

     HONDURA     1.229      1.885      0.906      1.574     73.61     1.353      2.184      2.461      2.553      88.65    0.03

     N ZEAL      0.787      0.424      0.276      1.152    316.99     0.521      1.211      1.201      1.300     149.29    0.01

     UZBEKIS     0.417      1.491      1.478      0.014    -99.05     1.499      0.640      0.214      0.027     -98.17    0.00


     _WTO     8529.159   8770.494   5865.560   5768.696     -1.65  8685.551   8767.563   8717.986   8673.629      -0.14   99.76

     _OECD     769.158    800.786    525.544    514.064     -2.18   800.478    786.587    784.489    789.306      -1.40    9.08

     _EU15     371.036    383.410    258.612    249.358     -3.58   395.796    375.976    373.511    374.156      -5.47    4.30

     _EC12     366.438    378.442    255.459    246.949     -3.33   390.635    371.326    368.986    369.933      -5.30    4.25

     _ASEAN    237.138    262.000    178.731    183.072      2.43   256.123    261.521    260.648    266.341       3.99    3.06

     _W HEMI   361.722    281.811    203.957    163.303    -19.93   310.169    243.293    243.993    241.156     -22.25    2.77

     _ANDEAN    30.226     35.427     26.097     18.809    -27.93    37.252     30.112     29.831     28.139     -24.46    0.32

     _CBI       19.968     19.128     13.121     12.212     -6.93    20.070     17.510     17.921     18.219      -9.22    0.21

     _CAFTA     19.909     19.020     13.061     12.164     -6.87    19.977     17.431     17.835     18.123      -9.28    0.21