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                                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category  12:  TOTAL FABRIC IMPORTS
                                                    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    4770.139   5490.425   4561.803   4822.355      5.71  5376.306   5749.720   5734.254   5750.977       6.97  100.00

     CHINA P  1141.011   1433.157   1166.960   1363.380     16.83  1366.809   1620.425   1618.485   1629.577      19.22   28.34

     KOR REP   460.265    536.800    448.233    466.009      3.97   524.178    558.826    550.868    554.576       5.80    9.64

     CANADA    411.135    429.372    362.892    365.760      0.79   428.013    437.313    436.589    432.240       0.99    7.52

     JAPAN     273.999    308.225    252.833    304.995     20.63   296.441    357.066    358.046    360.388      21.57    6.27

     CHINA T   261.840    285.943    243.307    268.336     10.29   286.018    303.995    305.362    310.971       8.72    5.41

     ITALY     272.057    295.772    240.381    248.346      3.31   295.588    301.260    303.101    303.737       2.76    5.28

     INDIA     235.284    312.231    266.255    253.324     -4.86   303.938    304.373    299.483    299.300      -1.53    5.20

     MEXICO    251.712    270.333    226.317    234.711      3.71   267.287    282.185    277.711    278.727       4.28    4.85

     VIETNAM   147.538    219.147    179.435    143.310    -20.13   205.429    186.027    185.775    183.022     -10.91    3.18

     GERMANY   160.882    176.427    148.419    152.628      2.84   176.335    178.652    178.960    180.636       2.44    3.14

     TURKEY    108.799    137.042    115.437    124.811      8.12   131.863    145.510    146.798    146.417      11.04    2.55

     PAKISTN   107.642    153.420    127.753    113.344    -11.28   148.854    147.425    141.932    139.011      -6.61    2.42

     U KING     86.133    100.238     84.267     84.231     -0.04    99.041     98.497     99.009    100.203       1.17    1.74

     ISRAEL    157.972    110.606     93.687     82.685    -11.74   114.092     94.994     97.601     99.603     -12.70    1.73

     FRANCE     88.948     89.883     72.375     78.882      8.99    90.413     96.498     97.103     96.390       6.61    1.68

     INDNSIA    59.862     63.375     53.805     49.840     -7.37    64.439     61.188     59.362     59.410      -7.80    1.03

     BELGIUM    51.879     54.792     46.492     49.841      7.20    55.026     56.590     56.523     58.140       5.66    1.01

     THAILND    47.573     59.333     50.194     48.196     -3.98    58.681     55.873     56.741     57.334      -2.30    1.00

     ARAB EM    32.433     38.924     31.205     42.456     36.06    37.652     48.668     49.453     50.176      33.26    0.87

     SWITZLD    40.227     43.320     35.332     35.846      1.45    43.164     44.294     44.380     43.833       1.55    0.76

     S ARAB     22.346     30.246     25.026     30.104     20.29    29.371     35.531     35.828     35.324      20.27    0.61

     NETHLDS    30.243     35.295     30.387     27.876     -8.26    35.701     32.190     32.846     32.784      -8.17    0.57

     SPAIN      24.737     25.599     21.673     27.443     26.63    27.182     30.503     30.471     31.369      15.41    0.55

     LUXMBRG    30.419     28.017     25.526     23.660     -7.31    30.564     24.234     25.552     26.151     -14.44    0.45

     POLAND     10.604     15.456     12.894     12.618     -2.14    15.039     15.711     15.764     15.180       0.94    0.26

     DENMARK     9.890     14.841     12.325     11.629     -5.65    13.978     15.232     14.545     14.144       1.19    0.25

     BRAZIL     57.495     20.517     18.514     11.962    -35.39    27.172     14.422     14.048     13.965     -48.60    0.24

     MALAYSA     8.312     14.714     11.044     10.200     -7.64    12.616     14.906     14.555     13.869       9.93    0.24

     GREECE     15.117     14.589     12.883     10.731    -16.71    15.079     12.844     12.712     12.437     -17.52    0.22

     N ZEAL      8.940     10.949      9.445      9.187     -2.73    11.536     11.368     11.256     10.692      -7.32    0.19

     PORTUGL    13.538     11.396      9.641      8.915     -7.53    11.254     10.348     10.380     10.671      -5.18    0.19

     AUSTRAL    11.923     14.562     13.355      9.310    -30.29    15.271     12.166     10.827     10.517     -31.13    0.18

     IRELAND     9.472     10.882      8.663      7.888     -8.95    10.980     10.035     10.268     10.106      -7.96    0.18

     CZECH       3.832      7.233      5.671      8.371     47.62     6.319      9.276      9.645      9.934      57.21    0.17

     SWEDEN      8.953      6.660      5.385      8.514     58.12     6.942      9.228      9.530      9.789      41.01    0.17

     FINLAND    16.881     15.191     12.732      7.196    -43.48    17.421     10.833     10.274      9.656     -44.57    0.17

     CHILE       6.888      7.911      6.536      6.835      4.58     7.983      8.468      8.456      8.211       2.85    0.14

     REP SAF     4.327      7.204      6.277      6.973     11.09     7.233      8.063      8.220      7.900       9.22    0.14

     SALVADR     4.741      5.728      4.581      6.199     35.32     5.672      6.771      7.414      7.346      29.51    0.13

     AUSTRIA     5.983      7.761      6.793      5.977    -12.01     7.657      6.839      6.920      6.946      -9.30    0.12

     HG KONG     6.640      7.008      5.818      5.448     -6.36     6.679      6.777      7.008      6.638      -0.61    0.12

     PERU        5.979      6.321      5.398      5.641      4.50     6.572      6.464      6.547      6.564      -0.12    0.11

     ARGENT      5.540      8.002      6.947      4.030    -41.99     7.897      5.627      5.183      5.085     -35.60    0.09

     MALTA       5.815      5.194      4.819      3.876    -19.57     5.869      4.748      4.526      4.251     -27.57    0.07

     TURKMEN     2.815      3.765      3.174      3.603     13.49     3.977      3.956      4.089      4.193       5.43    0.07

     SLOVENI     0.310      1.649      1.029      3.154    206.55     1.055      3.576      3.682      3.774     257.84    0.07

     EGYPT       1.610      1.650      1.352      2.875    112.63     1.560      3.204      3.175      3.173     103.43    0.06

     COLOMB      3.044      2.613      2.245      2.420      7.79     2.925      2.644      2.648      2.787      -4.70    0.05

     HUNGARY     0.039      1.395      0.781      2.143    174.28     0.785      2.666      2.743      2.756     251.25    0.05

     HONDURA     0.502      1.394      0.930      2.221    138.83     0.953      2.833      2.991      2.685     181.73    0.05

     BAHRAIN    14.518      2.887      2.606      1.926    -26.07     4.118      2.342      2.427      2.208     -46.39    0.04

     GUATMAL     1.581      1.187      1.068      1.689     58.05     1.209      1.754      1.760      1.807      49.47    0.03

     DOM REP     2.153      3.010      2.582      1.240    -51.97     2.937      1.865      1.720      1.668     -43.21    0.03

     PHIL R      2.365      1.822      1.583      1.085    -31.42     2.262      1.290      1.371      1.325     -41.44    0.02

     CAMBOD      0.722      0.951      0.861      0.849     -1.34     1.008      1.106      0.996      0.940      -6.77    0.02

     RUSSIA      1.581      1.262      1.253      0.578    -53.85     1.291      0.550      0.573      0.587     -54.49    0.01

     SIER LN     0.000      0.485      0.484      0.025    -94.92     0.484      0.026      0.026      0.026     -94.67    0.00


     _WTO     4764.942   5483.441   4555.912   4816.616      5.72  5369.172   5742.710   5727.098   5744.145       6.98   99.88

     _OECD    1881.523   2085.167   1743.369   1789.992      2.67  2070.897   2133.444   2129.652   2131.790       2.94   37.07

     _EU15     825.133    887.342    737.940    753.757      2.14   893.163    893.783    898.193    903.159       1.12   15.70

     _EC12     793.315    857.730    713.031    732.070      2.67   861.142    866.883    871.469    876.769       1.81   15.25

     _W HEMI   752.648    757.866    639.329    643.998      0.73   760.245    771.880    766.585    762.535       0.30   13.26

     _ASEAN    266.818    359.880    297.445    253.693    -14.71   344.991    320.632    319.022    316.128      -8.37    5.50

     _CBI        9.755     12.448     10.151     12.337     21.53    11.881     14.366     15.096     14.634      23.16    0.25

     _CAFTA      9.506     12.241      9.975     12.232     22.64    11.653     14.193     14.940     14.498      24.41    0.25

     _ANDEAN     9.057      8.959      7.666      8.306      8.36     9.524      9.348      9.435      9.599       0.79    0.17

     _SUB-SAH    5.183      8.173      7.094      7.240      2.05     8.256      8.475      8.641      8.318       0.75    0.14