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                                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 607:  OTHER STAPLE FIBER YARN
                                             Data in Kg.,  6.50 M2 per Kg.. 

                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     14031675  12149395   10196081    8687457    -14.80  12588324   11003182   10900267   10640771     -15.47  100.00

     CHINA P    4017006   3955711    3357000    2688169    -19.92   4188697    3498697    3356936    3286880     -21.53   30.89

     INDNSIA    3211846   3113091    2499107    2246193    -10.12   2818584    3223681    3090092    2860177       1.48   26.88

     INDIA      1597322   1868858    1569717    1683328      7.24   1915307    1668673    1859817    1982469       3.51   18.63

     CANADA      709415    855282     672952     650060     -3.40    778536     855246     842567     832390       6.92    7.82

     KOR REP    1140070    360823     317303     452625     42.65    562964     429822     481614     496145     -11.87    4.66

     MEXICO      553603    805585     757425     404192    -46.64   1005218     331964     370637     452352     -55.00    4.25

     THAILND     649932    289117     208776     214306      2.65    359368     284768     305304     294647     -18.01    2.77

     VIETNAM    1339723    601464     529014      83930    -84.13    542551     454000     342110     156380     -71.18    1.47


     _WTO      14031675  12149395   10196081    8687457    -14.80  12588324   11003182   10900267   10640771     -15.47  100.00

     _ASEAN     5336434   4057655    3290880    2544429    -22.68   3852437    3962449    3737506    3311204     -14.05   31.12

     _OECD      2181316   1320333    1087213    1175603      8.13   1485475    1364105    1395527    1408723      -5.17   13.24

     _W HEMI    1265246   1661680    1431014    1056390    -26.18   1784994    1187939    1215572    1287056     -27.90   12.10