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                                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 317:  COTTON TWILL FABRIC
                                             Data in M2.,  1.00 M2 per M2.. 

                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     79483993  74572300   63878202   59767884     -6.43  78768817   71248716   69552468   70461982     -10.55  100.00

     CHINA P   49299540  44119701   38175908   30473795    -20.18  47552058   36014047   35313635   36417588     -23.42   51.68

     PAKISTN   11682759  14817032   13108835    9686387    -26.11  15349222   13155414   11805993   11394584     -25.76   16.17

     CHINA T    5768650   2665765    2002807    5180132    158.64   3051057    5515623    5618494    5843090      91.51    8.29

     MEXICO      554156   1361375    1128731    2901742    157.08   1334206    2951704    3003355    3134386     134.93    4.45

     INDIA      2680656   2660841    2327466    2598011     11.62   2846673    3004727    3044823    2931386       2.98    4.16

     ITALY       932714    868370     716283    2210824    208.65    935516    2250056    2269033    2362911     152.58    3.35

     JAPAN      1328369   2207860    1520234    1446956     -4.82   1652698    2534037    2306926    2134582      29.16    3.03

     TURKEY      678220    990440     735270    1522926    107.12    895295    1602683    1754796    1778096      98.60    2.52

     GERMANY    1078596    983771     966776    1387123     43.48   1078016    1381467    1424287    1404118      30.25    1.99


     _WTO      79483240  74571780   63877682   59767884     -6.43  78767544   71248716   69552468   70461982     -10.54  100.00

     _OECD      5454767   4636755    4009032    6036215     50.57   4874653    6308774    6583659    6663938      36.71    9.46

     _EU15      2568409   2692833    2373163    4187122     76.44   2800998    4349327    4463174    4506792      60.90    6.40

     _EC12      2297321   2292502    2038386    3990788     95.78   2465942    4150471    4201294    4244904      72.14    6.02

     _W HEMI    3355270   2732356    2403813    3521496     46.50   2870014    3691285    3727649    3850039      34.15    5.46