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                                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category  30:  COTTON PRODUCTS
                                                    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   22207.974  19256.461  16471.698  15678.717     -4.81 19904.059  18445.272  18394.306  18463.480      -7.24  100.00

     CHINA P  8047.072   6667.065   5640.531   5441.333     -3.53  6845.363   6461.337   6437.872   6467.867      -5.51   35.03

     PAKISTN  2644.310   2219.400   1891.688   1803.240     -4.68  2300.671   2151.396   2128.687   2130.953      -7.38   11.54

     INDIA    2123.082   1901.981   1631.988   1625.576     -0.39  1947.757   1889.659   1891.567   1895.569      -2.68   10.27

     BNGLDSH  1317.942   1189.214   1039.915   1050.316      1.00  1256.757   1179.165   1190.855   1199.615      -4.55    6.50

     VIETNAM  1197.342   1121.214    964.825    959.857     -0.51  1167.827   1099.309   1098.674   1116.246      -4.42    6.05

     INDNSIA   799.455    760.122    653.107    609.410     -6.69   773.801    712.870    705.936    716.425      -7.41    3.88

     HONDURA   914.704    815.502    701.768    580.168    -17.33   858.493    699.200    699.783    693.903     -19.17    3.76

     MEXICO    779.203    720.223    619.256    552.142    -10.84   735.683    658.463    653.477    653.109     -11.22    3.54

     CAMBOD    605.059    570.870    491.215    473.717     -3.56   599.359    539.863    544.996    553.372      -7.67    3.00

     SALVADR   599.102    553.997    478.363    458.269     -4.20   576.981    528.066    533.374    533.903      -7.47    2.89

     THAILND   436.299    305.514    267.167    201.786    -24.47   333.907    240.920    240.622    240.134     -28.08    1.30

     NICARAG   233.819    260.808    226.877    198.176    -12.65   268.131    239.174    235.515    232.107     -13.44    1.26

     HAITI     197.810    208.786    181.065    163.704     -9.59   215.483    190.081    188.327    191.426     -11.16    1.04

     SRI LKA   204.206    200.132    170.849    157.750     -7.67   203.760    192.965    189.941    187.033      -8.21    1.01

     PHIL R    197.416    190.135    165.377    147.321    -10.92   192.159    166.785    168.956    172.079     -10.45    0.93

     GUATMAL   214.053    201.590    178.352    147.455    -17.32   208.949    174.144    173.289    170.693     -18.31    0.92

     KOR REP   218.230    159.343    133.781    136.144      1.77   155.658    168.807    164.462    161.706       3.89    0.88

     EGYPT     195.079    163.831    143.876    116.007    -19.37   174.259    137.735    136.909    135.962     -21.98    0.74

     TURKEY    128.518    101.879     85.623    100.974     17.93   104.262    110.635    111.065    117.230      12.44    0.63

     DOM REP   120.534    106.900     90.740     88.229     -2.77   113.961    103.753    102.897    104.389      -8.40    0.57

     MALAYSA    89.166     77.133     64.982     57.496    -11.52    82.200     71.305     70.377     69.647     -15.27    0.38

     C RICA     67.027     53.542     44.579     44.989      0.92    54.298     53.560     53.247     53.952      -0.64    0.29

     JORDAN     69.330     50.759     44.077     46.560      5.63    53.968     55.319     54.664     53.242      -1.35    0.29

     CHINA T    68.580     56.473     48.279     43.392    -10.12    59.153     52.827     51.955     51.586     -12.79    0.28

     PERU       64.543     57.701     49.457     42.785    -13.49    58.570     50.766     51.102     51.030     -12.87    0.28

     BAHRAIN    66.672     58.809     52.487     43.828    -16.50    61.874     51.735     51.529     50.149     -18.95    0.27

     KENYA      54.972     51.146     43.715     40.113     -8.24    52.784     49.163     47.090     47.543      -9.93    0.26

     CANADA     50.768     41.929     34.761     34.011     -2.16    42.510     40.036     40.923     41.179      -3.13    0.22

     ITALY      40.568     36.370     30.524     31.705      3.87    41.763     37.414     37.591     37.551     -10.09    0.20

     LESOTHO    46.909     37.478     31.887     28.746     -9.85    38.575     37.058     36.643     34.337     -10.99    0.19

     PORTUGL    43.219     36.020     30.144     24.559    -18.53    38.311     30.822     31.611     30.435     -20.56    0.16

     JAPAN      25.137     23.831     19.971     20.904      4.67    23.900     24.760     24.547     24.764       3.62    0.13

     MAURIT     18.672     22.073     18.230     20.550     12.72    21.297     24.347     23.263     24.393      14.54    0.13

     COLOMB     38.494     26.726     23.773     21.281    -10.48    28.949     23.664     23.851     24.234     -16.29    0.13

     TURKMEN    24.691     21.210     18.541     17.770     -4.16    21.967     22.965     22.622     20.438      -6.96    0.11

     S ARAB      0.087      6.029      3.776     15.285    304.74     3.785     15.594     17.146     17.538     363.40    0.09

     HG KONG    30.169     20.833     18.145     14.491    -20.14    21.655     16.866     16.851     17.180     -20.67    0.09

     ARAB EM    23.140     16.549     13.298     12.048     -9.40    15.739     14.756     15.047     15.300      -2.79    0.08

     ISRAEL     23.041     17.446     15.045     11.563    -23.14    18.301     14.563     14.616     13.964     -23.69    0.08

     GERMANY    11.317     12.409     10.910     12.244     12.23    12.422     14.145     14.374     13.743      10.63    0.07

     SPAIN       6.180      8.244      7.024      9.941     41.53     7.876     10.666     10.915     11.161      41.71    0.06

     MADAGAS     9.452      6.879      5.790      6.795     17.36     6.609      7.205      7.303      7.885      19.31    0.04

     SWAZLND    12.262      8.666      7.747      5.713    -26.25     8.580      6.788      6.708      6.633     -22.70    0.04

     MACAU      17.152      9.005      7.927      5.444    -31.33    10.424      6.262      6.437      6.522     -37.43    0.04

     NEPAL       4.366      5.078      4.416      5.390     22.06     4.951      5.759      5.906      6.052      22.22    0.03

     FRANCE      6.818      5.350      4.405      4.525      2.74     5.498      5.580      5.581      5.471      -0.48    0.03

     U KING      3.579      4.171      3.382      3.802     12.44     4.147      4.703      4.600      4.591      10.71    0.02

     POLAND      3.377      2.696      2.387      3.793     58.87     3.062      3.308      3.553      4.102      33.96    0.02

     BRAZIL     47.726      5.285      4.457      2.764    -37.99     6.325      3.718      3.634      3.592     -43.21    0.02

     UKRAINE     4.423      3.383      3.016      3.004     -0.40     3.783      3.696      3.632      3.371     -10.90    0.02

     LAOS       20.151     15.030     14.147      2.243    -84.15    17.812      5.474      4.059      3.125     -82.45    0.02

     MOROC       2.237      2.533      2.271      2.504     10.23     2.512      2.725      2.708      2.766      10.11    0.01

     TUNISIA     2.246      2.465      2.090      2.359     12.87     2.471      2.684      2.701      2.735      10.66    0.01

     N ZEAL      1.483      0.620      0.429      2.030    372.90     0.734      1.975      2.222      2.221     202.59    0.01

     ROMANIA     1.632      1.733      1.405      1.859     32.34     1.644      2.066      2.141      2.187      33.03    0.01

     BULGAR      3.083      1.886      1.713      1.795      4.77     1.972      2.055      1.974      1.967      -0.26    0.01

     NETHLDS     2.073      1.433      1.159      1.620     39.80     1.610      1.813      1.939      1.894      17.62    0.01

     SYRIA       2.845      2.437      2.181      1.558    -28.57     2.396      2.031      1.796      1.814     -24.30    0.01

     SWITZLD     2.320      3.189      2.595      1.213    -53.24     3.008      2.226      2.031      1.807     -39.92    0.01

     CZECH       3.844      3.548      2.904      0.846    -70.86     3.393      2.076      1.861      1.491     -56.07    0.01

     UZBEKIS     0.779      2.796      2.795      0.007    -99.77     2.801      0.038      0.035      0.008     -99.71    0.00


     _WTO    22158.455  19213.674  16433.003  15655.693     -4.73 19857.838  18412.871  18363.980  18436.363      -7.16   99.85

     _ASEAN   3346.563   3040.944   2621.629   2452.483     -6.45  3168.256   2837.361   2834.451   2871.798      -9.36   15.55

     _W HEMI  3331.543   3055.234   2635.448   2335.500    -11.38  3170.758   2766.479   2761.239   2755.287     -13.10   14.92

     _CBI     2347.518   2201.589   1902.180   1681.414    -11.61  2296.815   1988.455   1986.899   1980.822     -13.76   10.73

     _CAFTA   2149.240   1992.339   1720.680   1517.288    -11.82  2080.813   1797.896   1798.105   1788.947     -14.03    9.69

     _OECD     529.059    423.222    354.888    371.941      4.81   429.870    439.814    438.330    440.274       2.42    2.38

     _SUB-SAH  145.222    129.619    110.456    104.103     -5.75   131.172    127.258    123.538    123.266      -6.03    0.67

     _EU15     118.315    107.810     90.601     91.370      0.85   115.292    108.760    110.259    108.580      -5.82    0.59

     _EC12     117.151    106.587     89.622     90.449      0.92   114.136    107.665    109.113    107.415      -5.89    0.58

     _ANDEAN   104.224     85.914     74.557     65.037    -12.77    89.096     75.616     76.114     76.395     -14.26    0.41