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                                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 326:  COTTON SATEEN 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      40.223     43.345     30.629     28.123     -8.18    45.233     40.578     40.246     40.839      -9.71  100.00

     PAKISTN    10.579     15.927     12.163      8.168    -32.84    15.960     13.082     12.727     11.933     -25.23   29.22

     CHINA P    12.022     11.609      7.772      7.221     -7.09    12.077     10.604     10.603     11.058      -8.44   27.08

     INDIA       1.873      6.035      4.269      4.195     -1.72     5.078      6.444      5.877      5.961      17.40   14.60

     ARAB EM     3.093      2.060      1.322      2.310     74.73     2.719      2.402      2.577      3.048      12.09    7.46

     ITALY       2.918      1.967      1.135      1.695     49.34     2.416      2.369      2.504      2.527       4.61    6.19

     JAPAN       0.783      0.784      0.550      1.403    155.12     0.892      1.322      1.464      1.637      83.58    4.01

     KOR REP     1.950      1.958      1.232      0.909    -26.16     2.011      1.626      1.580      1.636     -18.67    4.00

     CHINA T     1.151      0.540      0.297      0.401     34.91     0.646      0.577      0.580      0.644      -0.34    1.58

     ISRAEL      0.045      0.052      0.025      0.542   2071.46     0.054      0.329      0.400      0.569     952.99    1.39

     BAHRAIN     3.085      0.712      0.646      0.057    -91.22     1.165      0.146      0.146      0.124     -89.39    0.30

     THAILND     0.866      0.123      0.096      0.000   -100.00     0.358      0.033      0.033      0.027     -92.54    0.07


     _WTO       40.223     43.345     30.629     28.123     -8.18    45.233     40.578     40.246     40.839      -9.71  100.00

     _OECD       6.555      5.435      3.438      3.618      5.24     6.205      5.416      5.612      5.615      -9.50   13.75

     _EU15       4.428      3.151      1.959      2.459     25.53     3.897      3.462      3.706      3.651      -6.32    8.94

     _EC12       3.664      3.014      1.921      2.438     26.91     3.482      3.345      3.588      3.531       1.43    8.65

     _ASEAN      0.940      0.140      0.106      0.009    -91.56     0.375      0.051      0.051      0.044     -88.37    0.11