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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 million dollars

                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      173.170   175.823     115.940     76.839    -33.73    184.390    146.790    138.637    136.722    -25.85  100.00

    PAKISTN     32.215    38.681      25.781     16.489    -36.04     41.164     32.312     30.589     29.390    -28.60   21.50

    MEXICO      36.888    42.059      29.650     14.131    -52.34     45.641     29.203     26.945     26.539    -41.85   19.41

    INDIA       18.219    23.736      13.023     13.934      6.99     20.050     25.209     25.532     24.646     22.92   18.03

    KOR REP     34.521    25.356      14.502     12.283    -15.30     23.634     24.880     21.674     23.136     -2.11   16.92

    INDNSIA     12.745    10.551       7.631      6.161    -19.27     12.624      8.680      8.987      9.081    -28.07    6.64

    THAILND      9.292     7.587       5.198      3.216    -38.13      9.193      5.561      5.577      5.606    -39.02    4.10

    EGYPT        6.135     4.255       3.257      3.166     -2.81      5.382      3.790      3.848      4.163    -22.64    3.05

    CHINA P      8.332     4.466       3.286      1.421    -56.76      6.816      2.875      2.519      2.601    -61.84    1.90

    SPAIN        0.749     1.207       0.731      1.637    124.04      1.050      1.635      1.853      2.114    101.37    1.55

    VIETNAM      7.521     9.238       7.304      0.079    -98.91     10.547      4.358      2.879      2.013    -80.91    1.47

    CANADA       1.671     1.500       0.958      0.891     -6.97      1.685      1.279      1.385      1.433    -14.95    1.05

    UZBEKIS      0.000     1.326       1.142      0.000   -100.00      1.142      0.968      0.610      0.184    -83.86    0.13


    _WTO       173.170   174.467     114.769     76.839    -33.05    183.218    145.823    138.028    136.538    -25.48   99.87

    _OECD       40.323    32.240      18.516     17.393     -6.07     30.047     32.566     29.766     31.117      3.56   22.76

    _W HEMI     39.377    44.394      31.281     15.318    -51.03     48.319     31.117     28.873     28.430    -41.16   20.79

    _ASEAN      29.767    27.675      20.309      9.472    -53.36     32.624     18.782     17.622     16.837    -48.39   12.32

    _EU15        3.171     4.135       2.386      3.563     49.32      3.661      5.084      5.356      5.312     45.11    3.89

    _EC12        3.132     4.080       2.350      3.508     49.32      3.608      5.031      5.277      5.239     45.19    3.83