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                                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 225:  BLUE DENIM FABRIC
                                         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      82.233     77.495     62.879     66.121      5.16    74.100     81.352     81.663     80.738       8.96  100.00

     CHINA P    18.362     19.872     15.677     16.608      5.94    18.888     21.273     21.184     20.804      10.14   25.77

     JAPAN      14.365     15.700     12.613     12.186     -3.38    14.660     16.281     15.347     15.273       4.18   18.92

     MEXICO      6.940     10.149      8.234     12.391     50.49     9.823     13.231     13.640     14.307      45.64   17.72

     ITALY      20.417     14.913     12.322     10.052    -18.42    13.838     12.606     13.349     12.644      -8.63   15.66

     TURKEY      8.507      7.357      6.010      6.905     14.89     7.085      8.367      8.393      8.253      16.49   10.22

     CHINA T     6.858      6.986      5.933      5.515     -7.05     7.177      6.725      6.762      6.567      -8.49    8.13


     _WTO       82.218     77.495     62.879     66.121      5.16    74.085     81.351     81.663     80.737       8.98  100.00

     _OECD      29.934     22.931     18.967     17.886     -5.70    21.692     21.835     22.591     21.850       0.73   27.06

     _W HEMI     6.951     10.373      8.435     12.584     49.19    10.024     13.396     13.857     14.523      44.88   17.99

     _EC12      21.383     15.365     12.751     10.964    -14.02    14.401     13.455     14.180     13.577      -5.72   16.82

     _EU15      21.383     15.396     12.782     10.964    -14.23    14.432     13.455     14.180     13.577      -5.92   16.82