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                                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category  12:  TOTAL FABRIC IMPORTS
                                                    Data in Million SME

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE 10/2012
   Country      2010       2011      10/2011    10/2012  % Change   10/2011     8/2012     9/2012    10/2012   % Change % Share


     WORLD    9136.696   9447.511   7901.576   8228.282      4.13  9379.465   9765.631   9757.926   9774.217       4.21  100.00

     CHINA P  2622.667   2908.020   2375.409   2764.145     16.37  2804.362   3269.118   3266.603   3296.756      17.56   33.73

     KOR REP   870.727    903.739    761.136    779.314      2.39   901.201    924.123    912.697    921.918       2.30    9.43

     INDIA     638.752    782.384    673.213    651.088     -3.29   769.148    768.806    761.408    760.258      -1.16    7.78

     CANADA    686.423    695.629    591.709    619.843      4.75   700.444    736.163    734.179    723.763       3.33    7.40

     VIETNAM   642.815    795.224    657.290    504.466    -23.25   765.819    654.516    654.100    642.399     -16.12    6.57

     MEXICO    513.561    495.322    422.882    382.542     -9.54   500.691    471.833    457.712    454.982      -9.13    4.65

     CHINA T   403.731    387.051    327.177    361.783     10.58   391.689    407.160    415.125    421.658       7.65    4.31

     ISRAEL    414.527    308.675    265.059    232.828    -12.16   322.560    261.770    270.632    276.444     -14.30    2.83

     TURKEY    163.642    226.857    190.740    214.801     12.61   211.872    260.789    261.451    250.918      18.43    2.57

     JAPAN     216.014    214.342    175.984    211.702     20.30   205.549    250.848    250.471    250.060      21.65    2.56

     GERMANY   249.098    251.111    216.307    201.683     -6.76   259.325    234.670    233.670    236.487      -8.81    2.42

     PAKISTN   158.520    174.896    142.868    146.998      2.89   173.474    187.001    181.188    179.026       3.20    1.83

     FRANCE    161.687    134.719    109.528    137.477     25.52   142.049    162.506    164.842    162.669      14.52    1.66

     S ARAB    104.224    121.466    100.950    121.545     20.40   122.704    139.560    141.808    142.062      15.78    1.45

     ITALY     129.199    131.793    111.413    119.393      7.16   140.838    138.307    140.290    139.774      -0.76    1.43

     THAILND    97.926     99.200     85.254     80.205     -5.92   100.247     90.182     91.416     94.151      -6.08    0.96

     ARAB EM    73.594     36.603     27.918     73.174    162.10    35.746     68.407     75.288     81.859     129.01    0.84

     U KING     67.670     66.373     54.837     64.975     18.49    65.578     70.503     75.068     76.511      16.67    0.78

     LUXMBRG    86.447     70.472     65.036     59.173     -9.02    79.006     59.028     62.731     64.608     -18.22    0.66

     INDNSIA    85.706     65.959     55.506     47.870    -13.76    70.874     59.759     58.241     58.323     -17.71    0.60

     MALAYSA    15.081     40.310     20.880     34.668     66.04    23.496     58.657     58.045     54.099     130.25    0.55

     GREECE     49.701     36.989     33.789     35.027      3.66    40.934     37.823     37.357     38.226      -6.62    0.39

     DENMARK    18.164     40.084     34.061     30.614    -10.12    36.841     40.252     37.829     36.637      -0.55    0.37

     NETHLDS    33.374     34.464     29.745     31.813      6.95    36.112     30.774     35.348     36.532       1.16    0.37

     SPAIN      39.161     23.981     21.221     33.593     58.30    29.992     34.516     35.255     36.353      21.21    0.37

     POLAND     33.589     41.804     35.008     27.101    -22.59    41.717     36.385     35.500     33.897     -18.75    0.35

     BELGIUM    40.989     32.884     28.654     29.239      2.04    37.012     31.202     32.048     33.469      -9.57    0.34

     FINLAND    55.272     42.335     36.063     17.686    -50.96    50.662     28.113     26.872     23.958     -52.71    0.25

     CZECH      10.098     17.904     14.736     20.620     39.93    15.637     22.528     23.418     23.787      52.12    0.24

     AUSTRAL    41.091     41.628     39.275     19.559    -50.20    45.102     26.587     22.977     21.912     -51.42    0.22

     BRAZIL    234.674     46.562     43.834     19.109    -56.40    75.603     22.999     22.044     21.838     -71.12    0.22

     MALTA      34.073     27.598     25.661     17.360    -32.35    31.614     23.150     21.298     19.298     -38.96    0.20

     PORTUGL    21.382     15.598     13.903     12.178    -12.41    16.452     12.702     13.164     13.873     -15.68    0.14

     HUNGARY     0.011      6.725      3.595      9.978    177.54     3.596     12.923     13.406     13.108     264.54    0.13

     HG KONG     7.171     10.177      8.271      9.761     18.01     9.524     11.941     12.136     11.667      22.50    0.12

     SWEDEN     10.675      8.217      6.767      8.923     31.87     8.328     10.277     10.362     10.374      24.56    0.11

     REP SAF     8.495     11.025     10.101      8.453    -16.31    12.545     10.269     10.336      9.378     -25.25    0.10

     SWITZLD     9.785      8.765      7.106      7.191      1.20     9.165      8.783      8.868      8.850      -3.44    0.09

     N ZEAL      7.487      8.129      7.146      7.838      9.68     8.730      9.164      9.060      8.821       1.05    0.09

     CHILE       2.371      4.838      3.909      6.143     57.15     4.199      7.519      7.302      7.072      68.43    0.07

     TURKMEN     4.922      4.462      3.619      5.686     57.09     4.938      5.931      6.271      6.529      32.21    0.07

     DOM REP     5.085      7.542      6.406      5.370    -16.17     7.172      6.706      6.446      6.506      -9.28    0.07

     EGYPT       2.398      2.106      1.711      6.089    255.95     1.989      6.170      6.194      6.484     225.94    0.07

     SALVADR     3.454      5.117      4.230      5.145     21.62     5.003      5.295      5.858      6.031      20.55    0.06

     PERU        4.622      5.046      4.574      5.172     13.07     5.390      5.464      5.646      5.644       4.71    0.06

     HONDURA     1.625      3.253      2.196      4.234     92.80     2.270      5.658      6.011      5.292     133.07    0.05

     SLOVENI     0.382      3.086      2.329      4.013     72.32     2.378      4.471      4.610      4.770     100.62    0.05

     CAMBOD      4.080      4.780      4.449      4.294     -3.49     5.295      5.043      4.674      4.625     -12.65    0.05

     IRELAND     4.601      7.628      6.918      2.725    -60.61     7.814      3.140      3.512      3.435     -56.04    0.04

     GUATMAL     3.953      2.172      2.046      3.232     57.98     2.482      3.458      3.339      3.358      35.27    0.03

     AUSTRIA     1.824      4.048      3.792      2.767    -27.03     4.087      2.546      3.057      3.023     -26.03    0.03

     BAHRAIN    16.606      2.733      2.458      2.412     -1.88     4.166      2.747      2.808      2.687     -35.50    0.03

     PHIL R      2.306      2.768      2.229      1.658    -25.64     2.735      2.076      2.189      2.196     -19.69    0.02

     ARGENT      3.273      7.413      7.062      1.715    -75.71     7.670      2.321      2.106      2.066     -73.06    0.02

     COLOMB      2.731      1.820      1.557      1.497     -3.83     2.020      1.558      1.639      1.761     -12.84    0.02

     RUSSIA      5.392      2.936      2.933      0.186    -93.66     2.951      0.180      0.189      0.190     -93.57    0.00

     SIER LN     0.000      2.223      2.223      0.009    -99.60     2.223      0.009      0.009      0.009     -99.59    0.00


     _WTO     9129.711   9440.826   7896.288   8221.225      4.12  9372.705   9757.565   9749.495   9765.762       4.19   99.91

     _OECD    2792.588   2853.157   2423.576   2494.860      2.94  2893.762   2935.558   2934.711   2924.441       1.06   29.92

     _W HEMI  1463.946   1275.905   1091.456   1055.875     -3.26  1314.196   1271.066   1254.314   1240.324      -5.62   12.69

     _EU15     969.245    900.695    772.033    787.268      1.97   955.030    896.358    911.406    915.930      -4.09    9.37

     _EC12     901.473    846.095    725.411    757.892      4.48   891.953    855.422    871.115    878.575      -1.50    8.99

     _ASEAN    848.515   1008.513    825.877    673.215    -18.48   968.738    870.316    868.730    855.852     -11.65    8.76

     _CBI       15.297     19.051     15.709     18.932     20.51    17.839     22.149     22.763     22.274      24.86    0.23

     _CAFTA     14.803     18.719     15.429     18.699     21.20    17.498     21.810     22.473     21.989      25.67    0.22

     _SUB-SAH    9.066     13.833     12.544      8.554    -31.80    15.107     10.733     10.801      9.844     -34.84    0.10

     _ANDEAN     7.377      6.918      6.183      7.571     22.45     7.463      7.924      8.187      8.307      11.31    0.08