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                                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 627:  MMF SHEETING STAP/FIL
                                             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      3384507   3194671    2355339    2825480     19.96   2905584    3701531    3549757    3664812      26.13  100.00

     CHINA P     969074   1386944     857019    1783664    108.12    952070    2304639    2348179    2313589     143.01   63.13

     BAHRAIN     780375    708449     671284     156782    -76.64    824208     324849     264087     193947     -76.47    5.29


     _WTO       3384507   3185120    2345788    2825480     20.45   2896033    3691980    3549757    3664812      26.55  100.00

     _OECD       685370    513809     367272     437561     19.14    593758     524792     524999     584098      -1.63   15.94