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                                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 340:  M/B COTTON SHIRTS, NOT KNIT
                                         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    2596.819   2980.642   1949.301   1880.143     -3.55  2949.400   2939.125   2949.140   2911.484      -1.29  100.00

     CHINA P   841.593    845.934    537.276    519.200     -3.36   858.112    835.525    840.286    827.858      -3.53   28.43

     BNGLDSH   428.689    549.420    379.197    363.766     -4.07   553.895    534.472    545.984    533.989      -3.59   18.34

     INDNSIA   227.818    269.810    186.084    174.987     -5.96   274.690    269.608    267.840    258.712      -5.82    8.89

     INDIA     215.063    250.049    171.626    134.770    -21.47   252.017    220.756    216.387    213.193     -15.41    7.32

     VIETNAM   181.644    194.722    129.687    115.404    -11.01   197.978    185.220    186.720    180.439      -8.86    6.20

     MAURIT     72.604    111.642     64.606     85.922     32.99    95.041    125.962    126.498    132.958      39.90    4.57

     MALAYSA    91.280    116.463     70.548     70.467     -0.12   105.507    117.717    114.872    116.381      10.31    4.00

     SRI LKA    80.172     92.069     57.167     62.461      9.26    88.099     98.221     96.649     97.362      10.51    3.34

     HONDURA    30.020     54.765     31.681     37.937     19.75    44.036     60.401     61.700     61.021      38.57    2.10

     MEXICO     42.655     57.149     37.908     41.033      8.24    54.085     60.409     60.390     60.274      11.44    2.07

     ITALY      49.364     57.274     38.788     36.760     -5.23    54.898     56.665     56.321     55.246       0.63    1.90

     PHIL R     46.740     42.023     26.862     38.486     43.27    43.683     46.376     50.750     53.646      22.81    1.84

     NICARAG    27.770     44.659     23.443     22.330     -4.75    36.706     45.665     43.135     43.547      18.64    1.50

     SALVADR    37.081     39.813     25.827     25.600     -0.88    39.981     39.178     39.724     39.586      -0.99    1.36

     TURKEY     29.188     36.074     24.594     26.589      8.11    34.642     38.296     39.026     38.068       9.89    1.31

     THAILND    35.947     37.938     24.323     18.805    -22.69    38.866     35.009     33.667     32.420     -16.59    1.11

     EGYPT      22.805     30.390     20.839     21.247      1.96    28.868     31.408     30.947     30.799       6.69    1.06

     PAKISTN    11.539     15.151     10.250      8.591    -16.19    14.369     13.689     13.575     13.492      -6.11    0.46

     HG KONG    37.700     26.911     22.080      8.064    -63.48    34.723     12.243     12.626     12.895     -62.86    0.44

     DOM REP     6.660     12.797      8.201      7.880     -3.92    10.903     13.344     13.123     12.475      14.42    0.43

     CAMBOD     10.181     13.852      6.856      4.629    -32.49    12.580     14.524     12.941     11.625      -7.59    0.40

     PERU        6.673      7.756      4.702      2.228    -52.60     6.755      5.474      5.070      5.283     -21.78    0.18

     ARAB EM     2.094      3.681      2.209      2.258      2.20     2.779      3.889      3.914      3.730      34.21    0.13

     KENYA       1.234      3.003      1.305      1.848     41.63     1.897      3.482      3.588      3.546      86.95    0.12

     CHINA T     4.171      3.305      2.041      1.585    -22.34     3.463      2.398      2.756      2.849     -17.73    0.10

     KOR REP     5.411      2.681      2.104      2.156      2.47     3.207      2.416      2.577      2.733     -14.79    0.09

     HAITI       0.937      1.660      0.921      1.826     98.23     1.575      2.216      2.448      2.564      62.80    0.09

     LAOS        1.168      1.841      0.234      0.952    306.89     0.776      2.709      2.711      2.560     229.77    0.09

     SWAZLND     3.329      2.394      1.863      0.163    -91.27     2.509      1.170      1.065      0.693     -72.37    0.02


     _WTO     2595.407   2978.540   1948.963   1878.956     -3.59  2948.409   2936.061   2946.078   2908.533      -1.35   99.90

     _ASEAN    594.979    676.688    444.609    423.743     -4.69   674.231    671.204    669.540    655.823      -2.73   22.53

     _W HEMI   158.369    226.403    137.205    144.303      5.17   200.451    235.698    234.403    233.501      16.49    8.02

     _CBI      102.825    154.256     90.416     96.014      6.19   133.617    161.493    160.777    159.855      19.64    5.49

     _CAFTA    101.840    152.534     89.439     94.153      5.27   131.977    159.234    158.287    157.248      19.15    5.40

     _SUB-SAH   77.937    117.391     68.007     88.198     29.69    99.842    131.000    131.530    137.582      37.80    4.73

     _OECD     104.803    120.053     81.305     83.965      3.27   115.789    122.983    124.591    122.713       5.98    4.21

     _EU15      61.406     72.184     48.698     48.753      0.11    68.970     72.839     73.373     72.238       4.74    2.48

     _EC12      61.320     72.064     48.672     48.524     -0.30    68.929     72.606     73.123     71.917       4.33    2.47

     _ANDEAN     7.272      9.974      5.781      3.320    -42.57     8.000      8.022      7.458      7.513      -6.09    0.26