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                                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 665:  MMF FLOOR COVERINGS
                                         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     776.181    948.834    625.727    696.691     11.34   875.119   1023.607   1019.438   1019.798      16.53  100.00

     CHINA P   239.814    341.186    206.293    234.911     13.87   293.496    374.371    371.476    369.804      26.00   36.26

     TURKEY     92.185    120.849     85.049    104.471     22.84   112.520    136.499    137.981    140.271      24.66   13.75

     CANADA     98.397    113.478     74.905     81.922      9.37   108.673    119.884    120.102    120.495      10.88   11.82

     EGYPT     111.833    111.514     81.416     79.723     -2.08   108.086    114.489    111.363    109.821       1.61   10.77

     BELGIUM    70.970     75.127     54.929     53.858     -1.95    74.364     77.479     75.530     74.056      -0.41    7.26

     INDIA      19.343     26.318     15.517     33.192    113.91    22.166     39.957     42.466     43.993      98.47    4.31

     KOR REP    28.306     40.490     26.863     29.146      8.50    38.822     42.104     41.896     42.773      10.18    4.19

     NETHLDS    27.306     28.063     17.750     16.628     -6.32    25.393     25.538     26.098     26.941       6.10    2.64

     INDNSIA    14.270     14.914     11.086      8.961    -19.17    15.786     13.847     13.267     12.789     -18.98    1.25

     MEXICO      9.142      9.657      6.163      7.112     15.40     9.109      9.710      9.869     10.606      16.44    1.04

     ITALY       5.910      7.740      5.429      5.146     -5.22     7.216      7.363      7.587      7.456       3.34    0.73

     S ARAB      6.313      4.674      3.285      4.739     44.26     5.524      6.036      6.164      6.128      10.93    0.60


     _WTO      775.064    948.671    625.632    696.643     11.35   874.812   1023.492   1019.321   1019.681      16.56   99.99

     _OECD     348.783    418.263    286.284    313.994      9.68   396.971    443.712    443.395    445.972      12.34   43.73

     _EU15     125.646    138.255     96.036     95.119     -0.95   132.147    139.807    138.173    137.338       3.93   13.47

     _EC12     125.151    137.846     95.734     94.892     -0.88   131.628    139.454    137.864    137.004       4.08   13.43

     _W HEMI   109.337    123.493     81.296     89.138      9.65   118.350    129.857    130.227    131.335      10.97   12.88

     _ASEAN     25.140     24.880     17.762     14.515    -18.28    26.083     23.165     22.481     21.633     -17.06    2.12