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                                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category  61:  MAN-MADE FIBER APPAREL 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    9821.299  10632.573   9089.988   9488.284      4.38 10654.288  10942.662  10952.757  11030.869       3.53  100.00

     CHINA P  5136.353   5361.480   4598.097   4874.662      6.01  5374.678   5565.149   5588.746   5638.045       4.90   51.11

     VIETNAM   778.488    925.479    788.071    892.357     13.23   923.084   1016.782   1013.892   1029.765      11.56    9.34

     INDNSIA   514.692    585.745    500.483    496.302     -0.84   590.610    586.669    574.942    581.563      -1.53    5.27

     CAMBOD    364.927    487.707    401.408    437.858      9.08   464.783    514.575    515.395    524.157      12.77    4.75

     HONDURA   359.426    370.796    313.502    355.653     13.45   378.755    404.047    411.321    412.947       9.03    3.74

     MEXICO    355.865    392.979    337.410    317.861     -5.79   393.626    377.324    372.973    373.430      -5.13    3.39

     BNGLDSH   382.512    404.920    355.293    310.930    -12.49   416.840    367.610    365.875    360.556     -13.50    3.27

     SALVADR   226.056    229.859    189.794    206.786      8.95   222.949    242.754    245.808    246.851      10.72    2.24

     PHIL R    157.364    201.861    173.729    167.543     -3.56   199.237    200.332    197.506    195.675      -1.79    1.77

     INDIA     128.449    157.543    135.876    156.374     15.09   153.882    176.842    177.115    178.041      15.70    1.61

     NICARAG   128.852    148.898    129.347    146.974     13.63   154.658    165.537    165.833    166.526       7.67    1.51

     SRI LKA   110.234    126.412    108.243    114.658      5.93   125.354    128.762    130.752    132.826       5.96    1.20

     GUATMAL   100.258    131.519    112.479    105.912     -5.84   130.329    125.648    124.415    124.953      -4.12    1.13

     JORDAN    121.658    125.196    111.258    106.942     -3.88   128.870    118.826    120.380    120.880      -6.20    1.10

     DOM REP   108.694    108.390     86.966     91.512      5.23   106.764    112.331    112.128    112.936       5.78    1.02

     CHINA T   137.174    114.745     98.983     93.977     -5.06   119.059    107.910    109.370    109.739      -7.83    0.99

     THAILND   133.269    113.756     98.640     92.963     -5.76   120.048    107.818    107.300    108.079      -9.97    0.98

     EGYPT      79.945     99.747     87.195     80.816     -7.32   100.208     91.218     92.666     93.368      -6.83    0.85

     PAKISTN    55.318     74.540     61.453     62.760      2.13    73.912     76.943     76.253     75.847       2.62    0.69

     HAITI      53.893     65.073     55.757     55.747     -0.02    66.600     66.383     65.809     65.064      -2.31    0.59

     MALAYSA    39.155     46.621     40.689     34.929    -14.16    46.869     43.332     42.865     40.861     -12.82    0.37

     CANADA     41.690     42.697     36.771     34.888     -5.12    43.910     41.357     41.000     40.814      -7.05    0.37

     KOR REP    40.040     37.293     31.428     25.563    -18.66    37.373     33.619     32.400     31.429     -15.90    0.28

     LESOTHO    25.832     30.220     26.025     26.428      1.55    30.194     29.594     31.174     30.623       1.42    0.28

     KENYA      13.737     23.876     20.974     20.897     -0.37    24.684     25.084     23.322     23.800      -3.58    0.22

     ISRAEL     26.186     26.179     21.777     17.087    -21.54    25.422     23.004     22.272     21.489     -15.47    0.19

     TURKEY     16.494     19.331     16.753     17.511      4.53    19.341     20.444     20.358     20.089       3.87    0.18

     COLOMB     22.022     18.179     15.722     14.843     -5.59    19.554     17.596     17.335     17.301     -11.52    0.16

     HG KONG    14.027     15.968     12.883     13.715      6.46    16.597     16.539     16.122     16.800       1.23    0.15

     ITALY      17.752     17.520     14.790     13.572     -8.23    18.026     16.891     16.524     16.302      -9.57    0.15

     PERU        9.680     11.604      9.933      9.082     -8.57    11.145     10.476     10.723     10.752      -3.53    0.10

     C RICA     18.881     12.306     10.016      7.885    -21.27    12.980     10.859     10.386     10.176     -21.60    0.09

     TNZANIA     3.318      7.007      5.726      7.271     26.99     6.709      8.997      8.744      8.552      27.47    0.08

     SWAZLND    14.813     11.453     10.310      6.610    -35.89    12.763      7.256      7.322      7.753     -39.25    0.07

     MADAGAS     7.611      4.313      3.747      5.571     48.67     4.359      3.902      5.023      6.137      40.79    0.06

     MOROC       3.022      4.786      4.098      5.393     31.60     4.571      5.700      5.844      6.081      33.04    0.06

     ARAB EM     4.593      5.896      4.956      4.368    -11.87     5.777      5.618      5.525      5.308      -8.13    0.05

     BAHRAIN     5.170      4.350      3.706      4.007      8.12     4.645      4.676      4.718      4.650       0.12    0.04

     ETHIOP      2.669      5.402      4.299      3.293    -23.41     4.602      5.132      4.482      4.395      -4.50    0.04

     ECUADOR     5.127      4.758      4.100      3.053    -25.53     4.875      3.649      3.718      3.711     -23.87    0.03

     ROMANIA     2.036      2.615      2.326      2.910     25.08     2.504      2.806      2.944      3.198      27.71    0.03

     SINGAPR     7.488      5.713      5.044      2.508    -50.27     6.060      3.705      3.588      3.178     -47.56    0.03

     U KING      2.078      3.453      2.829      2.547     -9.98     3.156      3.432      3.433      3.171       0.49    0.03

     PORTUGL     2.053      2.331      1.849      2.623     41.82     2.308      2.947      3.010      3.104      34.49    0.03

     GERMANY     3.229      3.198      3.085      2.791     -9.55     3.194      2.938      2.934      2.903      -9.11    0.03

     BULGAR      1.617      2.370      2.017      2.469     22.38     2.239      2.903      2.904      2.821      26.02    0.03

     MACAU       4.872      3.163      2.720      2.272    -16.46     3.277      3.119      2.877      2.715     -17.14    0.02

     FRANCE      1.976      2.633      2.194      2.119     -3.40     2.564      2.420      2.467      2.558      -0.24    0.02

     MALAWI      3.932      4.427      3.497      1.602    -54.19     4.260      3.329      3.010      2.532     -40.57    0.02

     BOTSWAN     1.124      1.939      1.865      2.447     31.25     2.039      3.135      3.141      2.522      23.71    0.02

     SPAIN       1.686      2.290      1.931      1.915     -0.81     2.236      2.524      2.487      2.274       1.69    0.02

     GUYANA      1.660      2.594      2.040      1.720    -15.71     2.381      2.503      2.405      2.273      -4.51    0.02

     TUNISIA     1.176      1.244      1.019      1.530     50.14     1.189      1.739      1.726      1.755      47.65    0.02


     _WTO     9815.092  10623.640   9082.633   9482.315      4.40 10645.630  10934.248  10945.085  11023.321       3.55   99.93

     _ASEAN   1997.614   2368.839   2009.742   2125.994      5.78  2352.827   2475.013   2457.314   2485.091       5.62   22.53

     _W HEMI  1434.611   1541.752   1305.668   1353.154      3.64  1550.717   1582.010   1585.398   1589.238       2.48   14.41

     _CBI      997.770   1069.938    900.358    972.222      7.98  1075.886   1130.148   1138.183   1141.803       6.13   10.35

     _CAFTA    942.167   1001.769    842.103    914.723      8.62  1006.435   1061.178   1069.891   1074.388       6.75    9.74

     _OECD     130.981    135.108    115.196    107.266     -6.88   136.348    131.040    129.037    127.177      -6.73    1.15

     _SUB-SAH   75.441     92.510     79.248     76.171     -3.88    92.736     89.878     89.376     89.433      -3.56    0.81

     _ANDEAN    36.890     34.596     29.799     27.019     -9.33    35.636     31.767     31.827     31.816     -10.72    0.29

     _EU15      30.425     32.765     27.738     26.782     -3.45    32.809     32.650     32.311     31.809      -3.05    0.29

     _EC12      29.357     31.879     27.061     26.168     -3.30    31.944     31.817     31.523     30.985      -3.00    0.28