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                                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 607:  OTHER STAPLE FIBER YARN
                                         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      50.268     52.038     34.875     26.392    -24.32    51.670     45.501     43.157     43.555     -15.71  100.00

     INDNSIA     8.848     11.249      7.003      6.338     -9.50     8.622     10.780     10.504     10.584      22.76   24.30

     CHINA P    13.641     15.554     10.675      5.320    -50.16    15.933     11.618     10.708     10.200     -35.98   23.42

     CANADA      4.051      4.778      2.554      4.509     76.54     3.942      6.504      6.757      6.733      70.79   15.46

     INDIA       4.921      6.490      4.665      3.698    -20.72     6.541      5.361      5.203      5.523     -15.56   12.68

     MEXICO      3.815      5.929      4.761      2.062    -56.69     6.829      3.740      3.181      3.230     -52.70    7.42

     KOR REP     4.897      1.711      1.110      1.425     28.46     3.182      1.963      1.949      2.027     -36.28    4.65

     VIETNAM     3.137      2.090      1.040      0.260    -75.04     1.319      1.708      1.257      1.310      -0.73    3.01

     THAILND     2.024      1.037      0.543      0.561      3.34     1.506      0.952      0.926      1.055     -29.93    2.42

     PHIL R      0.548      0.165      0.165      0.000   -100.00     0.579      0.000      0.000      0.000    -100.00    0.00


     _WTO       50.268     52.038     34.875     26.392    -24.32    51.670     45.501     43.157     43.555     -15.71  100.00

     _ASEAN     14.557     14.616      8.825      7.159    -18.88    12.100     13.441     12.686     12.949       7.02   29.73

     _OECD      11.555      8.276      4.982      6.908     38.67     9.085     10.039     10.142     10.202      12.30   23.42

     _W HEMI     7.908     10.721      7.325      6.583    -10.13    10.795     10.260      9.954      9.978      -7.56   22.91