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                                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 360:  COTTON PILLOWCASES
                                         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     361.859    337.713    216.732    214.527     -1.02   342.707    343.523    337.798    335.508      -2.10  100.00

     INDIA     134.537    134.066     78.885    101.550     28.73   126.249    154.740    156.802    156.730      24.14   46.71

     CHINA P   104.614     81.285     57.409     45.317    -21.06    93.749     72.978     69.519     69.193     -26.19   20.62

     PAKISTN    69.087     67.901     44.290     37.827    -14.59    65.925     66.776     63.729     61.437      -6.81   18.31

     BAHRAIN    11.252     17.056     12.130     10.214    -15.80    15.851     15.685     15.567     15.140      -4.48    4.51

     PORTUGL    10.230      9.325      6.100      4.119    -32.47    10.414      7.909      7.047      7.344     -29.48    2.19

     TURKEY      7.172      5.631      1.844      2.768     50.10     6.767      5.575      5.682      6.555      -3.13    1.95

     ITALY       4.160      3.850      2.681      2.707      0.97     4.303      3.784      3.871      3.876      -9.94    1.16

     CAMBOD      2.481      3.123      2.272      2.400      5.61     3.144      2.934      3.061      3.250       3.38    0.97

     ISRAEL      2.817      3.113      2.115      1.995     -5.66     3.105      3.356      3.258      2.993      -3.61    0.89

     TURKMEN     1.558      2.110      0.913      1.690     85.05     1.535      2.715      2.791      2.887      88.10    0.86

     EGYPT       2.326      2.187      1.404      0.905    -35.52     2.030      1.781      1.659      1.689     -16.82    0.50

     THAILND     3.864      3.633      3.137      0.921    -70.65     3.888      2.171      1.632      1.417     -63.56    0.42

     MEXICO      2.557      1.092      0.859      0.859      0.02     1.444      0.938      1.030      1.092     -24.35    0.33

     ARAB EM     0.417      0.638      0.550      0.231    -57.97     0.816      0.256      0.321      0.320     -60.85    0.10

     INDNSIA     0.123      0.568      0.462      0.176    -61.88     0.496      0.384      0.349      0.282     -43.18    0.08

     GERMANY     0.297      0.287      0.179      0.114    -36.19     0.332      0.241      0.229      0.222     -32.92    0.07

     BNGLDSH     0.746      0.771      0.699      0.082    -88.30     1.065      0.303      0.301      0.155     -85.48    0.05

     VIETNAM     0.871      0.130      0.115      0.031    -73.11     0.282      0.046      0.043      0.046     -83.70    0.01

     HG KONG     0.268      0.051      0.051      0.034    -33.75     0.057      0.054      0.033      0.034     -41.09    0.01

     BRAZIL      1.479      0.004      0.000      0.000       *       0.266      0.004      0.004      0.004     -98.35    0.00


     _WTO      360.298    335.599    215.818    212.829     -1.39   341.172    340.796    334.995    332.610      -2.51   99.14

     _OECD      22.577     19.699     11.236     10.032    -10.72    22.514     18.037     17.341     18.495     -17.85    5.51

     _EU15      15.250     13.957      9.304      7.180    -22.83    15.612     12.357     11.554     11.833     -24.20    3.53

     _EC12      15.232     13.944      9.295      7.176    -22.80    15.597     12.344     11.542     11.825     -24.19    3.52

     _ASEAN      7.422      7.531      6.037      3.622    -40.00     7.888      5.650      5.206      5.116     -35.14    1.52

     _W HEMI     4.185      1.240      0.968      0.937     -3.17     1.851      1.088      1.156      1.209     -34.68    0.36