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                                          |                                     |                             September 6, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |   By Merged-Category,  7/2012 Data  |
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                                         Category 300/301 :  COTTON YARNS
                                                      Data in KG.,  8.50 M2 per KG.

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date                        Year-Endings                      YE  7/2012
   Country      2010       2011       7/2011     7/2012  % Change     7/2011     5/2012     6/2012     7/2012  % Change % Share

    WORLD     49548524  37560125    22598962   20652480     -8.61   40802238   35885927   35328613   35613643    -12.72  100.00

    INDIA      5416196   5642889     2491714    4783860     91.99    4643809    7465375    7881502    7935035     70.87   22.28

    PAKISTN   11099738   9280678     5974815    4566904    -23.56   10802899    8372142    8101535    7872767    -27.12   22.11

    KOR REP   10034122   5755658     2651380    3575950     34.87    5091034    6554521    6134944    6680228     31.22   18.76

    MEXICO     9247088   7492631     5282151    3154585    -40.28    8940894    5601871    5353838    5365065    -39.99   15.06

    INDNSIA    4175452   2641572     1702516    2085724     22.51    3197922    2686553    2887923    3024780     -5.41    8.49

    THAILND    2757585   1613180      979839     814221    -16.90    2056576    1396968    1434164    1447562    -29.61    4.06

    VIETNAM    2392967   2307670     1562187      18301    -98.83    2489723    1346701    1009225     763784    -69.32    2.14

    SPAIN       220714    361227      234588     455339     94.10     323786     448774     508095     581978     79.74    1.63

    EGYPT      1101797    529081      413839     425197      2.74     768230     469873     489893     540439    -29.65    1.52

    CHINA P    2054620    813209      563606     286923    -49.09    1332058     561037     537677     536526    -59.72    1.51

    CANADA      259007    185542      123650      93574    -24.32     235169     142227     150077     155466    -33.89    0.44

    UZBEKIS          0    307691      254439          0   -100.00     254439     236387     165083      53252    -79.07    0.15


    _WTO      49548524  37244742    22336831   20652480     -7.54   40540107   35649540   35163530   35560391    -12.28   99.85

    _OECD     10887397   6635307     3193620    4332807     35.67    5995163    7527048    7197441    7774494     29.68   21.83

    _W HEMI    9750789   7805155     5498302    3288894    -40.18    9337239    5818519    5573395    5595747    -40.07   15.71

    _ASEAN     9388003   6620971     4280320    2922562    -31.72    7802009    5468839    5369235    5263213    -32.54   14.78

    _EU15       416910    563648      365569     560276     53.26     542072     657486     723784     758355     39.90    2.13

    _EC12       415440    562001      364508     558526     53.23     540511     655913     721271     756019     39.87    2.12