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                                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 220:  FABRIC OF SPECIAL WEAVE
                                         Data in Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                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     161.014    177.837    146.062    149.402      2.29   173.719    181.353    180.575    181.177       4.29  100.00

     CHINA P    43.365     44.950     36.946     35.891     -2.86    42.978     44.614     43.735     43.895       2.13   24.23

     ITALY      27.538     29.368     23.938     25.956      8.43    29.075     31.547     31.672     31.386       7.95   17.32

     INDIA       7.781     12.312      9.497     12.211     28.59    11.009     14.349     14.586     15.027      36.50    8.29

     TURKEY      4.253      7.596      5.619     10.722     90.80     6.465     13.000     13.019     12.699      96.41    7.01

     PAKISTN    11.618     12.427     10.412      7.742    -25.64    12.534     10.428     10.340      9.757     -22.15    5.39

     CANADA      9.914      8.965      8.049      7.358     -8.59     9.550      7.530      7.586      8.274     -13.36    4.57

     KOR REP     6.811      7.843      6.715      6.680     -0.52     8.022      7.425      7.328      7.809      -2.66    4.31

     FRANCE      7.499      8.413      7.031      6.052    -13.92     8.372      7.533      7.512      7.434     -11.20    4.10

     CHINA T     6.323      5.915      4.881      4.404     -9.77     6.122      5.367      5.304      5.438     -11.17    3.00

     MEXICO      3.550      3.725      3.141      2.985     -4.98     3.645      3.793      3.441      3.569      -2.10    1.97

     SPAIN       2.652      3.112      2.627      2.999     14.14     2.975      3.448      3.437      3.484      17.09    1.92

     S ARAB      0.001      1.137      0.718      3.044    324.09     0.718      3.041      3.346      3.463     382.50    1.91

     ARAB EM     2.141      1.331      0.994      1.716     72.58     1.101      2.003      2.009      2.052      86.44    1.13

     INDNSIA     0.909      0.962      0.770      1.092     41.77     1.163      1.223      1.246      1.283      10.33    0.71

     ISRAEL      1.681      0.858      0.805      0.777     -3.53     1.132      0.859      0.954      0.830     -26.73    0.46

     GUATMAL     0.148      0.059      0.050      0.016    -68.60     0.072      0.026      0.024      0.024     -66.70    0.01


     _WTO      160.551    177.686    146.030    149.184      2.16   173.433    180.996    180.236    180.840       4.27   99.81

     _OECD      74.212     85.552     70.889     73.189      3.24    84.393     87.605     87.624     87.852       4.10   48.49

     _EU15      51.197     59.146     48.863     46.644     -4.54    58.268     57.407     57.506     56.927      -2.30   31.42

     _EC12      49.826     57.280     47.184     46.061     -2.38    56.448     56.496     56.694     56.157      -0.52   31.00

     _W HEMI    15.867     15.080     13.254     11.707    -11.67    15.898     13.125     12.690     13.533     -14.88    7.47

     _ASEAN      2.599      3.241      2.815      2.465    -12.44     3.405      2.864      2.905      2.891     -15.10    1.60

     _CBI        0.472      0.298      0.216      0.263     21.60     0.265      0.341      0.340      0.344      29.94    0.19

     _CAFTA      0.469      0.295      0.214      0.255     19.34     0.261      0.333      0.331      0.336      28.69    0.19