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                                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category   0:  TOTAL TEXTILE AND APPAREL IMPORTS (MFA)
                                                    Data in Million $$$

                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   93279.246  101324.40  86505.009  85718.058     -0.91 101235.70  101085.86  100471.04  100537.45      -0.69  100.00

     CHINA P 38470.006  40657.802  34735.707  34637.306     -0.28 40596.161  40732.221  40516.399  40559.401      -0.09   40.34

     VIETNAM  6288.894   7195.965   6141.969   6517.624      6.12  7167.944   7536.580   7487.516   7571.620       5.63    7.53

     INDIA    5375.198   5934.029   5087.315   4992.598     -1.86  5902.887   5917.458   5867.281   5839.311      -1.08    5.81

     INDNSIA  4654.332   5318.920   4565.086   4426.704     -3.03  5286.235   5237.447   5143.063   5180.538      -2.00    5.15

     MEXICO   4447.724   4761.879   4019.472   3942.264     -1.92  4738.123   4720.444   4676.624   4684.671      -1.13    4.66

     BNGLDSH  4063.359   4652.865   4055.413   3979.982     -1.86  4721.566   4599.588   4606.758   4577.435      -3.05    4.55

     PAKISTN  3063.901   3357.191   2893.805   2534.063    -12.43  3412.963   3076.309   3014.121   2997.449     -12.17    2.98

     CAMBOD   2243.455   2622.022   2213.296   2194.188     -0.86  2617.602   2626.237   2612.241   2602.914      -0.56    2.59

     HONDURA  2420.923   2626.526   2226.326   2138.587     -3.94  2659.943   2545.992   2553.670   2538.787      -4.55    2.53

     SALVADR  1678.742   1780.723   1506.115   1578.679      4.82  1780.806   1820.815   1844.158   1853.286       4.07    1.84

     ITALY    1423.897   1640.879   1352.253   1389.801      2.78  1606.448   1681.162   1669.673   1678.427       4.48    1.67

     SRI LKA  1228.633   1403.620   1193.434   1230.478      3.10  1393.141   1463.226   1447.432   1440.665       3.41    1.43

     CANADA   1404.259   1446.905   1225.662   1196.839     -2.35  1453.794   1422.790   1419.100   1418.082      -2.46    1.41

     NICARAG  1018.195   1357.839   1168.472   1151.078     -1.49  1350.212   1382.723   1362.510   1340.445      -0.72    1.33

     THAILND  1541.508   1411.653   1217.423   1072.377    -11.91  1466.995   1273.430   1263.131   1266.607     -13.66    1.26

     GUATMAL  1160.755   1331.475   1160.290   1066.228     -8.11  1331.516   1247.390   1239.565   1237.413      -7.07    1.23

     PHIL R   1075.910   1249.105   1079.269   1061.744     -1.62  1242.392   1228.788   1226.409   1231.580      -0.87    1.22

     EGYPT    1011.925   1080.291    928.489    880.591     -5.16  1083.537   1044.432   1036.399   1032.393      -4.72    1.03

     TURKEY    777.773    901.610    764.044    850.642     11.33   885.008    971.091    973.704    988.208      11.66    0.98

     JORDAN    808.752    901.656    782.680    839.392      7.25   904.567    954.170    959.301    958.367       5.95    0.95

     KOR REP   857.207    928.061    779.159    781.185      0.26   912.637    943.483    930.657    930.088       1.91    0.93

     CHINA T   877.103    878.900    752.640    744.552     -1.07   884.374    871.591    869.367    870.812      -1.53    0.87

     HAITI     517.569    701.476    600.926    603.989      0.51   698.508    705.182    698.504    704.538       0.86    0.70

     DOM REP   635.348    664.350    557.660    553.167     -0.81   662.076    663.029    655.401    659.857      -0.34    0.66

     PERU      690.576    743.427    636.773    542.169    -14.86   746.943    649.250    651.884    648.823     -13.14    0.65

     MALAYSA   472.765    534.673    451.874    406.127    -10.12   529.539    500.500    497.504    488.927      -7.67    0.49

     JAPAN     344.693    387.270    318.698    376.964     18.28   373.397    441.095    442.991    445.536      19.32    0.44

     FRANCE    283.215    305.784    248.004    265.179      6.93   301.745    324.491    325.088    322.959       7.03    0.32

     LESOTHO   280.754    315.325    263.155    241.830     -8.10   305.076    309.323    309.565    294.000      -3.63    0.29

     ISRAEL    329.038    291.547    243.431    241.548     -0.77   286.373    285.926    293.392    289.663       1.15    0.29

     GERMANY   266.471    286.363    241.951    243.859      0.79   285.666    287.457    286.510    288.271       0.91    0.29

     PORTUGL   218.805    244.178    203.430    215.054      5.71   243.291    251.906    253.553    255.801       5.14    0.25

     KENYA     202.110    261.009    221.571    216.066     -2.48   254.819    267.354    254.633    255.505       0.27    0.25

     U KING    200.764    236.004    195.837    211.629      8.06   229.419    246.821    249.583    251.796       9.75    0.25

     COLOMB    291.865    263.553    227.655    208.929     -8.23   277.573    245.809    242.698    244.827     -11.80    0.24

     HG KONG   225.098    201.492    170.810    153.457    -10.16   204.053    181.820    181.649    184.139      -9.76    0.18

     MAURIT    120.382    157.090    128.910    145.562     12.92   148.990    175.861    167.487    173.741      16.61    0.17

     C RICA    173.557    172.746    143.782    137.893     -4.10   170.375    168.893    166.289    166.856      -2.07    0.17

     BAHRAIN   160.293    171.535    150.977    145.213     -3.82   173.005    169.362    171.515    165.772      -4.18    0.16

     BELGIUM   144.655    152.756    130.329    130.145     -0.14   151.062    154.190    153.308    152.573       1.00    0.15

     ROMANIA    85.861    116.728     96.366    121.375     25.95   110.446    138.332    139.487    141.737      28.33    0.14

     SPAIN      74.919     89.870     74.288     88.361     18.94    88.459    102.401    102.420    103.942      17.50    0.10

     MOROC      63.389     84.604     73.505     89.251     21.42    81.561     96.055     96.559    100.350      23.04    0.10

     TUNISIA    72.371     83.936     70.113     83.180     18.64    81.995     96.275     95.472     97.003      18.30    0.10

     NETHLDS    81.700     96.331     81.880     77.888     -4.88    94.410     93.070     94.114     92.339      -2.19    0.09

     SWITZLD   125.687    125.102    108.277     68.606    -36.64   131.275     89.795     86.251     85.431     -34.92    0.08

     ARAB EM    74.114     81.137     68.491     62.508     -8.74    83.482     74.498     74.808     75.154      -9.98    0.07

     BULGAR     34.629     51.196     41.000     56.014     36.62    47.230     64.961     65.137     66.211      40.19    0.07

     SWAZLND    93.520     76.905     69.311     52.698    -23.97    80.277     58.862     59.168     60.292     -24.89    0.06

     POLAND     49.421     61.201     51.715     50.769     -1.83    60.377     60.518     60.702     60.255      -0.20    0.06

     NEPAL      38.158     50.524     41.352     44.903      8.59    47.950     55.136     53.810     54.075      12.77    0.05

     MACAU      84.667     56.331     48.210     38.225    -20.71    59.501     48.588     47.365     46.346     -22.11    0.05

     S ARAB     31.635     36.656     30.317     37.095     22.36    36.790     44.220     44.222     43.434      18.06    0.04

     MADAGAS    54.509     39.001     33.150     35.756      7.86    37.230     35.812     38.580     41.607      11.76    0.04

     BRAZIL    171.389     50.512     43.380     33.003    -23.92    62.182     40.787     40.687     40.136     -35.45    0.04

     IRELAND    23.468     32.598     24.958     26.599      6.57    30.119     33.610     34.690     34.239      13.68    0.03

     HUNGARY    21.080     30.605     24.354     27.770     14.03    28.462     33.473     33.748     34.021      19.53    0.03

     AUSTRAL    33.539     39.292     34.203     23.118    -32.41    39.973     31.942     29.238     28.208     -29.43    0.03

     LUXMBRG    30.490     28.043     25.543     23.684     -7.28    30.587     24.262     25.582     26.184     -14.40    0.03

     N ZEAL     20.092     26.884     23.263     22.524     -3.18    27.006     27.167     26.897     26.145      -3.19    0.03

     SINGAPR    51.698     36.135     32.544     22.240    -31.66    39.346     27.959     27.064     25.831     -34.35    0.03

     AUSTRIA    20.412     25.413     20.900     21.144      1.17    23.959     25.392     24.779     25.656       7.08    0.03

     SLOVENI    14.743     21.006     17.486     20.543     17.48    19.532     22.891     23.221     24.064      23.20    0.02

     CZECH      20.387     22.913     19.267     20.401      5.89    21.600     24.269     24.371     24.047      11.33    0.02

     DENMARK    19.115     23.968     19.489     19.153     -1.73    22.578     25.025     24.438     23.632       4.67    0.02

     UKRAINE    23.483     21.653     19.056     20.430      7.21    22.242     24.727     24.151     23.027       3.53    0.02

     REP SAF    16.713     20.363     16.767     17.762      5.94    20.042     21.086     21.740     21.358       6.57    0.02

     TURKMEN    23.857     26.018     23.018     17.682    -23.18    25.971     24.663     24.231     20.683     -20.36    0.02

     GREECE     26.378     24.700     21.152     16.985    -19.70    25.088     21.022     21.016     20.533     -18.16    0.02

     SWEDEN     14.867     13.556     10.919     16.078     47.24    13.608     18.173     18.067     18.715      37.52    0.02

     LATVIA     11.917     14.938     12.523     15.875     26.77    14.383     17.433     18.282     18.290      27.16    0.02

     SLOVAK     12.235     12.995     10.575     11.352      7.35    12.243     12.858     13.339     13.772      12.49    0.01

     LAOS       33.778     35.336     31.751      9.594    -69.78    38.421     18.777     15.597     13.179     -65.70    0.01

     CHILE      16.188     13.062     11.130     10.426     -6.33    13.679     12.703     12.623     12.358      -9.66    0.01

     FINLAND    18.811     17.130     14.272      9.077    -36.40    19.244     13.051     12.421     11.934     -37.99    0.01

     ETHIOP      6.644     10.070      8.541      8.621      0.94     9.421     11.085     10.378     10.150       7.74    0.01

     ARGENT     10.495     11.841      9.807      7.211    -26.48    11.593      9.406      8.688      9.245     -20.25    0.01

     TNZANIA     1.953      5.325      4.197      6.139     46.26     4.771      7.487      7.456      7.267      52.30    0.01

     MALAWI     10.394     13.491     10.702      4.420    -58.70    12.632     10.213      9.124      7.209     -42.93    0.01

     ECUADOR     7.999      8.022      6.943      5.754    -17.13     8.361      6.540      6.687      6.833     -18.27    0.01

     MALTA       6.155      5.928      5.430      5.228     -3.72     6.555      5.998      5.847      5.726     -12.66    0.01

     RUSSIA      4.041      3.867      3.117      3.243      4.04     3.386      4.078      4.124      3.993      17.90    0.00

     BELARUS     5.300      6.402      5.917      2.141    -63.82     6.982      3.151      2.804      2.626     -62.38    0.00


     _WTO    93120.399  101220.79  86413.047  85659.476     -0.87 101129.92  101004.45  100394.31  100467.22      -0.66   99.93

     _ASEAN  16367.503  18407.878  15736.725  15714.126     -0.14 18392.601  18453.654  18276.671  18385.280      -0.04   18.29

     _W HEMI 14664.818  15956.392  13563.087  13190.623     -2.75 15987.610  15660.794  15597.475  15583.929      -2.52   15.50

     _CBI     7611.516   8643.153   7370.142   7235.553     -1.83  8661.090   8542.019   8527.892   8508.565      -1.76    8.46

     _CAFTA   7087.519   7933.658   6762.645   6625.632     -2.03  7954.928   7828.842   7821.592   7796.645      -1.99    7.75

     _OECD    6162.019   6805.706   5699.662   5801.259      1.78  6731.687   6912.496   6885.974   6907.303       2.61    6.87

     _EU15    2847.967   3217.573   2665.207   2754.633      3.36  3165.683   3302.032   3295.242   3306.999       4.46    3.29

     _EC12    2793.876   3161.475   2619.116   2708.335      3.41  3108.872   3245.417   3239.975   3250.694       4.56    3.23

     _ANDEAN   996.588   1023.243    878.660    761.144    -13.37  1041.399    906.951    906.613    905.727     -13.03    0.90

     _SUB-SAH  802.968    919.468    775.861    744.517     -4.04   894.699    917.674    897.705    888.124      -0.73    0.88