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                                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 332:  COTTON HOSIERY
                                         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     924.329    867.125    600.043    536.033    -10.67   926.245    813.202    807.819    803.115     -13.29  100.00

     SALVADR   124.290    155.979    107.938    130.196     20.62   160.283    172.517    172.722    178.237      11.20   22.19

     CHINA P   168.391    167.225    112.790    108.159     -4.11   174.359    161.621    164.052    162.595      -6.75   20.25

     HONDURA   219.118    197.939    143.345     92.821    -35.25   219.272    151.909    148.330    147.415     -32.77   18.36

     PAKISTN   156.544    130.585     92.081     65.866    -28.47   145.733    112.165    108.713    104.369     -28.38   13.00

     MEXICO    108.216    100.728     68.819     71.340      3.66   108.088    104.106    104.534    103.249      -4.48   12.86

     KOR REP    63.626     60.244     38.849     31.986    -17.67    61.581     55.906     55.344     53.381     -13.32    6.65

     CHINA T    14.202     13.606      8.880      7.458    -16.01    13.502     12.350     12.298     12.184      -9.76    1.52

     COLOMB      9.263      6.063      4.000      4.680     17.00     7.217      7.161      6.682      6.743      -6.57    0.84

     TURKEY      5.345      4.145      2.613      3.159     20.89     4.298      4.696      4.761      4.690       9.14    0.58

     ITALY       3.538      4.104      2.943      3.240     10.09     4.008      4.364      4.567      4.400       9.79    0.55

     PERU        3.691      3.661      2.594      3.131     20.71     3.856      3.838      3.907      4.198       8.87    0.52

     CAMBOD      5.835      4.495      2.890      1.982    -31.43     4.301      4.216      3.669      3.587     -16.59    0.45

     THAILND     3.144      3.048      1.824      2.040     11.83     2.927      3.171      3.187      3.263      11.49    0.41

     INDIA       1.669      1.736      1.091      1.902     74.38     1.627      2.516      2.491      2.547      56.52    0.32

     INDNSIA     5.256      2.233      1.421      1.599     12.56     2.297      2.321      2.308      2.411       5.00    0.30

     PHIL R      2.965      3.137      2.259      1.352    -40.15     3.307      2.565      2.430      2.230     -32.57    0.28

     MALAYSA     1.004      1.279      0.908      0.989      8.92     1.158      1.359      1.360      1.360      17.48    0.17

     C RICA     19.871      0.062      0.062      0.022    -64.21     1.571      0.056      0.078      0.022     -98.59    0.00


     _WTO      924.298    867.085    600.021    535.956    -10.68   926.217    813.140    807.744    803.020     -13.30   99.99

     _W HEMI   486.449    465.379    327.594    302.325     -7.71   501.657    439.985    436.605    440.110     -12.27   54.80

     _CBI      365.006    354.606    251.898    223.086    -11.44   382.126    324.702    321.307    325.794     -14.74   40.57

     _CAFTA    365.005    354.605    251.898    223.086    -11.44   382.126    324.702    321.306    325.793     -14.74   40.57

     _OECD      74.941     71.346     46.320     40.612    -12.32    72.547     68.099     67.838     65.638      -9.52    8.17

     _ASEAN     18.711     15.352      9.946      8.487    -14.67    14.766     14.621     14.052     13.893      -5.91    1.73

     _ANDEAN    13.001      9.777      6.634      7.863     18.53    11.127     11.060     10.651     11.006      -1.08    1.37

     _EU15       5.656      6.662      4.621      5.334     15.44     6.357      7.260      7.497      7.376      16.02    0.92

     _EC12       5.625      6.643      4.607      5.315     15.38     6.332      7.233      7.475      7.352      16.11    0.92