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                                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 643:  M/B MMF SUITS
                                         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      57.595     75.173     49.176     47.305     -3.80    68.843     75.686     73.444     73.302       6.48  100.00

     CHINA P    44.304     58.457     37.761     32.605    -13.65    52.195     56.524     54.425     53.302       2.12   72.72

     VIETNAM     2.755      4.747      2.937      6.190    110.76     4.362      7.050      7.201      8.000      83.40   10.91

     DOM REP     5.230      4.859      3.524      3.365     -4.51     5.895      4.597      4.603      4.700     -20.27    6.41

     INDIA       0.646      1.881      1.321      2.076     57.22     1.506      2.273      2.401      2.637      75.12    3.60

     ITALY       0.827      0.961      0.557      0.683     22.55     0.777      0.997      1.069      1.086      39.74    1.48

     GUATMAL     0.477      0.405      0.226      0.361     59.32     0.480      0.604      0.619      0.539      12.21    0.74

     HAITI       0.359      0.346      0.059      0.199    236.73     0.059      0.485      0.485      0.485     721.73    0.66

     HUNGARY     0.325      0.354      0.196      0.284     44.78     0.268      0.497      0.442      0.442      65.01    0.60

     EGYPT       0.070      0.015      0.015      0.303   1872.30     0.016      0.303      0.303      0.303    1834.05    0.41

     MEXICO      0.108      1.010      0.981      0.268    -72.66     1.015      0.348      0.289      0.297     -70.71    0.41

     INDNSIA     0.580      0.125      0.048      0.163    238.36     0.120      0.240      0.240      0.240     100.59    0.33

     PHIL R      0.927      0.675      0.473      0.001    -99.87     0.791      0.566      0.290      0.203     -74.41    0.28

     KOR REP     0.133      0.006      0.000      0.129       *       0.002      0.127      0.128      0.136    5804.40    0.18

     HG KONG     0.272      0.001      0.001      0.006    560.31     0.115      0.006      0.006      0.006     -94.63    0.01

     CAMBOD      0.000      0.360      0.360      0.000   -100.00     0.360      0.093      0.000      0.000    -100.00    0.00


     _WTO       57.595     75.171     49.174     47.297     -3.82    68.841     75.678     73.435     73.294       6.47   99.99

     _ASEAN      4.281      5.913      3.822      6.355     66.30     5.649      7.954      7.735      8.447      49.55   11.52

     _W HEMI     6.219      6.818      4.968      4.292    -13.60     7.643      6.163      6.125      6.143     -19.62    8.38

     _CBI        6.072      5.663      3.861      3.928      1.73     6.491      5.690      5.711      5.730     -11.71    7.82

     _CAFTA      5.713      5.315      3.799      3.729     -1.85     6.429      5.204      5.224      5.244     -18.42    7.15

     _OECD       1.577      1.810      1.081      1.384     28.02     1.437      2.067      2.105      2.113      47.03    2.88

     _EC12       0.874      1.089      0.645      0.723     12.09     0.880      1.070      1.145      1.167      32.59    1.59

     _EU15       0.874      1.089      0.645      0.723     12.09     0.880      1.070      1.145      1.167      32.59    1.59