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

                                           Category 835:  W/G COATS, SILK / VEG BLENDS
                                             Data in Doz, 34.50 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       412613    468022     422413     329934    -21.89    472507     375847     378050     375543     -20.52  100.00

     CHINA P     325467    329778     297712     239977    -19.39    340638     269403     271652     272043     -20.14   72.44

     VIETNAM      32166     41482      33848      25268    -25.35     35611      35068      35527      32902      -7.61    8.76

     INDNSIA       7183     27113      26997      13919    -48.44     27091      14112      14212      14035     -48.19    3.74

     PHIL R        5222     11239       9348      11932     27.64     10348      13949      13901      13823      33.58    3.68

     INDIA         7186      9573       9400       7180    -23.62      9572       7458       7413       7353     -23.18    1.96

     BNGLDSH       3893     10274       9334       5035    -46.06     10635       6844       6577       5975     -43.82    1.59

     MEXICO        3923      6979       6280       4362    -30.54      6847       6060       4849       5061     -26.08    1.35

     ITALY         3326      4000       3448       4246     23.14      4057       4335       4493       4798      18.26    1.28

     THAILND       9364      5607       5136       2737    -46.71      5515       3194       3210       3208     -41.83    0.85

     SRI LKA       2709      4854       4841       2289    -52.72      4898       2309       2309       2302     -53.00    0.61

     UKRAINE          0      3046       3045         85    -97.21      3045         86         86         86     -97.18    0.02


     _WTO        412587    467990     422382     329829    -21.91    472476     375730     377933     375437     -20.54   99.97

     _ASEAN       53936     86456      76213      54320    -28.73     79449      66918      67445      64563     -18.74   17.19

     _OECD         8684      8898       7970      10537     32.21      9017      10872      11174      11465      27.15    3.05

     _EU15         5683      5878       5197       6568     26.38      6046       6852       6966       7249      19.90    1.93

     _EC12         5589      5830       5150       6547     27.13      5973       6828       6944       7227      20.99    1.92

     _W HEMI       6256     10526       9803       6285    -35.89     10414       7936       6828       7008     -32.71    1.87