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                                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category  61:  MAN-MADE FIBER APPAREL PRODUCTS
                                                    Data in Million $$$

                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   23287.349  27644.543  17741.370  19488.667      9.85 26589.064  29106.356  29430.500  29391.840      10.54  100.00

     CHINA P 10452.083  12210.493   7592.108   8252.666      8.70 11808.402  12795.472  12898.081  12871.050       9.00   43.79

     VIETNAM  2188.052   2791.143   1780.938   2189.093     22.92  2617.540   3065.001   3171.837   3199.298      22.23   10.88

     INDNSIA  1563.061   1913.243   1286.047   1402.408      9.05  1809.213   2018.726   2045.382   2029.604      12.18    6.91

     MEXICO    989.279   1114.996    782.677    753.464     -3.73  1107.888   1100.568   1095.547   1085.783      -2.00    3.69

     HONDURA   854.385    916.376    602.749    702.974     16.63   913.326    977.013   1002.447   1016.601      11.31    3.46

     BNGLDSH   733.290    914.215    598.000    583.967     -2.35   903.349    899.179    918.099    900.182      -0.35    3.06

     CAMBOD    507.084    762.753    445.509    539.531     21.10   659.637    855.073    864.806    856.775      29.89    2.92

     SALVADR   493.715    545.982    345.333    428.683     24.14   514.693    617.719    618.461    629.332      22.27    2.14

     INDIA     372.543    529.158    356.483    438.468     23.00   481.232    605.398    607.004    611.143      27.00    2.08

     JORDAN    432.454    550.502    368.193    410.433     11.47   523.963    587.090    598.487    592.742      13.13    2.02

     PHIL R    451.001    568.413    381.072    398.666      4.62   539.703    581.550    592.139    586.008       8.58    1.99

     SRI LKA   402.571    496.880    329.688    393.311     19.30   465.617    553.994    556.838    560.504      20.38    1.91

     THAILND   554.257    521.899    358.517    354.886     -1.01   550.137    521.656    520.052    518.268      -5.79    1.76

     GUATMAL   304.704    404.215    275.777    288.351      4.56   380.831    415.028    415.131    416.789       9.44    1.42

     NICARAG   253.068    324.294    207.555    257.365     24.00   316.901    361.546    367.636    374.104      18.05    1.27

     DOM REP   270.834    288.899    181.184    204.139     12.67   275.256    301.037    305.572    311.854      13.30    1.06

     CHINA T   347.134    322.004    230.273    211.543     -8.13   340.505    311.028    311.363    303.275     -10.93    1.03

     CANADA    295.106    295.814    192.488    193.776      0.67   296.343    294.529    295.981    297.101       0.26    1.01

     EGYPT     185.927    267.206    169.676    183.008      7.86   239.224    277.842    280.655    280.537      17.27    0.95

     ITALY     196.447    234.119    151.363    169.898     12.25   219.179    251.586    252.820    252.654      15.27    0.86

     MALAYSA   134.770    156.670    106.454     92.475    -13.13   152.238    154.624    148.812    142.691      -6.27    0.49

     HAITI      87.230    112.217     73.492     85.185     15.91   109.568    119.569    121.444    123.909      13.09    0.42

     KOR REP   120.995    117.944     73.124     69.535     -4.91   120.003    114.300    115.562    114.355      -4.71    0.39

     PAKISTN    70.418    105.202     69.346     78.025     12.52    96.819    111.877    113.984    113.881      17.62    0.39

     LESOTHO    76.367    110.921     71.407     70.196     -1.69   102.846    117.713    112.487    109.711       6.68    0.37

     TURKEY     73.873     90.642     59.085     76.213     28.99    83.655    108.260    109.231    107.770      28.83    0.37

     ISRAEL     90.104     92.690     63.572     60.205     -5.30    89.552     89.942     92.414     89.322      -0.26    0.30

     COLOMB    100.505     93.713     66.840     61.800     -7.54   103.395     89.681     88.873     88.672     -14.24    0.30

     KENYA      35.086     71.945     41.946     50.647     20.74    58.540     77.626     78.592     80.646      37.76    0.27

     PERU       60.661     80.151     56.592     46.816    -17.27    76.153     73.788     71.541     70.376      -7.59    0.24

     FRANCE     43.147     56.774     40.235     36.943     -8.18    56.678     53.694     53.556     53.482      -5.64    0.18

     HG KONG    38.009     45.640     28.157     33.272     18.16    44.806     50.863     50.100     50.754      13.28    0.17

     MOROC      27.060     43.207     30.536     37.125     21.58    40.997     49.998     50.506     49.797      21.46    0.17

     C RICA     55.875     49.043     32.343     26.099    -19.30    50.171     43.741     42.497     42.799     -14.69    0.15

     BAHRAIN    34.535     34.604     23.000     27.716     20.51    33.871     36.862     38.786     39.320      16.09    0.13

     ROMANIA    22.791     30.748     19.146     26.909     40.55    27.149     34.788     36.455     38.511      41.85    0.13

     PORTUGL    21.999     27.120     17.125     23.783     38.88    24.739     32.271     33.127     33.778      36.53    0.11

     TUNISIA    25.694     25.882     18.014     21.461     19.14    25.410     28.324     28.903     29.330      15.43    0.10

     SWAZLND    49.152     40.265     29.971     18.938    -36.81    49.035     31.167     30.764     29.232     -40.39    0.10

     BULGAR     15.545     21.459     12.817     16.858     31.53    18.796     25.091     26.429     25.499      35.66    0.09

     SINGAPR    45.519     31.571     23.045     15.674    -31.98    36.839     27.796     25.632     24.201     -34.31    0.08

     U KING     13.981     17.599     10.369     14.774     42.48    15.937     21.817     22.198     22.004      38.07    0.07

     SPAIN      10.318     15.829      9.794     10.716      9.41    13.389     17.101     17.283     16.751      25.10    0.06

     GERMANY    13.789     14.557     10.714      9.889     -7.71    14.715     14.896     14.046     13.731      -6.68    0.05

     ARAB EM     9.581     11.563      7.304      6.991     -4.28    11.501     12.163     11.555     11.250      -2.18    0.04

     BOTSWAN     5.573      7.952      3.699      6.401     73.03     5.609     10.393     10.051     10.653      89.95    0.04

     MALAWI      9.477     12.368      6.330      4.004    -36.75    11.415     11.787     11.427     10.042     -12.03    0.03

     MACAU      17.199      9.576      6.797      5.734    -15.64    12.500      9.024      8.641      8.513     -31.90    0.03

     ETHIOP      5.308      7.158      4.491      4.847      7.93     5.924      7.930      7.613      7.514      26.85    0.03

     TNZANIA     1.682      5.147      3.104      5.366     72.88     4.156      7.029      7.666      7.409      78.27    0.03

     MADAGAS    16.332      6.844      3.909      2.600    -33.48     5.690      5.981      5.524      5.536      -2.71    0.02

     GUYANA      3.145      4.307      2.660      2.831      6.43     3.860      4.489      4.419      4.478      16.01    0.02

     ECUADOR     5.854      6.284      4.663      2.568    -44.93     6.814      4.939      4.359      4.189     -38.53    0.01

     LAOS        2.910      3.215      2.290      1.988    -13.20     3.828      2.836      2.915      2.912     -23.93    0.01


     _WTO    23275.455  27629.769  17731.522  19479.013      9.86 26574.872  29091.309  29415.831  29377.260      10.55   99.95

     _ASEAN   5448.564   6750.065   4384.573   4995.432     13.93  6370.711   7228.269   7372.727   7360.924      15.54   25.04

     _W HEMI  3784.935   4247.833   2832.125   3061.059      8.08  4166.636   4414.242   4444.743   4476.766       7.44   15.23

     _CBI     2323.090   2646.220   1721.784   1995.734     15.91  2565.339   2840.451   2877.905   2920.170      13.83    9.94

     _CAFTA   2232.581   2528.809   1644.940   1907.611     15.97  2451.179   2716.084   2751.744   2791.480      13.88    9.50

     _OECD     829.674    916.173    594.336    634.043      6.68   889.071    952.667    957.977    955.881       7.51    3.25

     _EU15     312.460    378.531    247.381    273.907     10.72   357.312    403.950    405.732    405.057      13.36    1.38

     _EC12     303.802    370.340    242.663    269.342     10.99   348.926    395.846    397.681    397.019      13.78    1.35

     _SUB-SAH  207.907    274.466    172.558    171.808     -0.43   254.535    282.665    276.906    273.716       7.54    0.93

     _ANDEAN   167.138    180.253    128.159    111.259    -13.19   186.487    168.528    164.893    163.353     -12.41    0.56