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                                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 342:  COTTON SKIRTS
                                             Data in Doz, 14.90 M2 per Doz. 

                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      9192927   8544315    7461758    8090869      8.43   8399623    9243409    9218512    9173426       9.21  100.00

     CHINA P    3744431   3191976    2722728    2920531      7.26   3099169    3442699    3441658    3389779       9.38   36.95

     INDNSIA     971008   1036471     933414    1069873     14.62   1038314    1213014    1180251    1172930      12.96   12.79

     VIETNAM    1015091    826252     722544    1029249     42.45    840618    1099609    1113762    1132957      34.78   12.35

     INDIA      1243606   1314050    1210869     999773    -17.43   1267460    1109925    1104746    1102954     -12.98   12.02

     BNGLDSH     692348    713130     598207     753084     25.89    716514     864175     876469     868007      21.14    9.46

     CAMBOD      413675    379938     324102     423192     30.57    353092     479745     468061     479028      35.67    5.22

     SRI LKA     192281    123555     104701     144298     37.82    128222     161723     160975     163152      27.24    1.78

     PHIL R      167453    166702     150875     142625     -5.47    174230     158479     156167     158452      -9.06    1.73

     THAILND      82257     83020      71177      67578     -5.06     79169      78766      75944      79421       0.32    0.87

     SALVADR      43653     55438      33485      50647     51.25     44054      76895      76189      72600      64.80    0.79

     PAKISTN      56669     39656      33548      59523     77.43     37493      63503      64934      65631      75.05    0.72

     MALAYSA      59632     95084      73022      42074    -42.38     77700      65138      66509      64136     -17.46    0.70

     GUATMAL      53907     88469      85492      58677    -31.37     87986      56683      60414      61654     -29.93    0.67

     NICARAG      41856     55734      55724      49594    -11.00     55904      49799      49770      49604     -11.27    0.54

     MEXICO       90064    100538      92331      37467    -59.42    106561      47507      46752      45674     -57.14    0.50

     TURKEY       21387     29175      24871      33236     33.63     25906      41438      43539      37540      44.91    0.41

     HONDURA      23348     40046      37868      33095    -12.60     48545      35285      35273      35273     -27.34    0.38

     KENYA        43952     32902      32707      20338    -37.82     35619      20564      20564      20533     -42.35    0.22

     BAHRAIN       2248      5349       2324      13975    501.33      2324      19324      19324      17000     631.50    0.19

     MADAGAS         35      9699       9655      16702     72.99      9655      15803      15903      16746      73.44    0.18

     ITALY         7229     11002       9148      12509     36.74     10487      13839      14040      14363      36.96    0.16

     B VIRGN         36         0          0      13795       *           0      13795      13795      13795        *      0.15

     HG KONG      10249     10298       8558      11427     33.52      9504      13211      13182      13167      38.54    0.14

     EGYPT        64194     21632      21615      11040    -48.92     26886       9978      10768      11057     -58.87    0.12

     CHINA T      25817     10555       9835       8244    -16.18     11110      10206       9504       8964     -19.32    0.10

     CANADA       18379      9706       9548       7234    -24.24     12002       7397       7101       7392     -38.41    0.08

     ARAB EM      19234     17584      16234       3380    -79.18     17392       5978       5232       4730     -72.80    0.05

     LAOS          6901     11394      11290         75    -99.34     17971        195        195        179     -99.00    0.00


     _WTO       9185667   8532590    7450179    8076739      8.41   8381298    9229122    9204232    9159150       9.28   99.84

     _ASEAN     2716458   2598982    2286545    2774744     21.35   2581215    3095065    3061086    3087181      19.60   33.65

     _W HEMI     287673    363126     325537     264616    -18.71    368196     303035     304364     302205     -17.92    3.29

     _CBI        166774    243368     215220     209180     -2.81    239948     236950     239164     237328      -1.09    2.59

     _CAFTA      165967    243176     215044     195339     -9.16    239658     223079     225293     223471      -6.75    2.44

     _OECD        67156     62536      54127      61625     13.85     63889      74114      75897      70034       9.62    0.76

     _SUB-SAHA    55723     50739      47285      52124     10.23     50331      56280      55972      55578      10.42    0.61

     _EU15        18559     19105      15733      17848     13.44     19031      20751      20810      21220      11.50    0.23

     _EC12        18357     19064      15696      17831     13.60     18992      20721      20778      21199      11.62    0.23

     _ANDEAN      12331      9216       8189      10610     29.56      9425      11016      11171      11637      23.47    0.13