_____________________________________
                                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2012 Data     |
                                          |_____________________________________|

                                           Category 619:
POLYESTER FILAMENT FABRIC, LIGHT-WEIGHT
                                             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    195638414 234087415  185370824  228814022     23.44 220915590  272015466  272405320  277530613      25.63  100.00

     CHINA P   82158626 104413032   81199067  126040486     55.22  96483359  140199124  142578690  149254451      54.69   53.78

     KOR REP   54524552  61924632   50076389   53887435      7.61  60924071   66405743   66584981   65735678       7.90   23.69

     CHINA T   12175564  17292972   13223895   14561081     10.11  14936320   18981642   18780961   18630158      24.73    6.71

     INDIA      9535040   8229192    6689247    6969270      4.19   7876170    9069622    8568559    8509215       8.04    3.07

     TURKEY     7533295   9829114    8488963    7025105    -17.24   9937092    8120517    8172609    8365256     -15.82    3.01

     CANADA     5279016   8381474    6788544    3976097    -41.43   7823476    5500138    5650333    5569027     -28.82    2.01

     JAPAN      5848044   5806353    4495752    4134570     -8.03   5529080    5565858    5446292    5445171      -1.52    1.96

     VIETNAM    4536868   4471669    3885325    2707445    -30.32   5062857    4431970    3676240    3293789     -34.94    1.19

     MALAYSA    3030455   3402243    3081502    2473242    -19.74   3440521    2981127    2874919    2793983     -18.79    1.01

     THAILND    3174385   3673398    2735601    1627028    -40.52   3147663    2945390    2619390    2564825     -18.52    0.92

     INDNSIA    1982386   2205976     912744    1204709     31.99   1196352    2556074    2448310    2497941     108.80    0.90

     MEXICO      984731   1434566    1268646     823380    -35.10   1479210    1169351    1093795     989300     -33.12    0.36

     PAKISTN     738833    453992     446655     843734     88.90    564791     986084     823862     851071      50.69    0.31


     _WTO     195581542 234046598  185330343  228806336     23.46 220874040  271973234  272401249  277522591      25.65  100.00

     _OECD     68912661  81517991   66450237   66343168     -0.16  80070339   81771233   82118669   81410922       1.67   29.33

     _ASEAN    12739015  13780799   10642685    8013260    -24.71  12874906   12915397   11619695   11151374     -13.39    4.02

     _W HEMI    8247829  10243336    8426062    5225310    -37.99   9769522    7145315    7215808    7042584     -27.91    2.54

     _EU15      1453538   1304621    1030350    1357789     31.78   1292069    1640296    1604369    1632060      26.31    0.59

     _EC12      1414127   1272982     998791    1352241     35.39   1241635    1622818    1591811    1626432      30.99    0.59