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                                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category  30:  COTTON PRODUCTS
                                                    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   51873.684  53491.931  45766.852  42689.375     -6.72 54035.995  51073.781  50563.468  50414.454      -6.70  100.00

     CHINA P 18367.664  17840.314  15175.626  14266.954     -5.99 18025.991  17125.403  16953.639  16931.642      -6.07   33.58

     INDIA    4298.170   4530.836   3911.152   3657.781     -6.48  4548.074   4356.703   4312.993   4277.465      -5.95    8.48

     VIETNAM  3604.738   3753.242   3220.143   3152.648     -2.10  3815.069   3696.438   3662.154   3685.748      -3.39    7.31

     BNGLDSH  3216.987   3593.201   3133.109   3079.896     -1.70  3665.487   3533.752   3550.101   3539.989      -3.42    7.02

     INDNSIA  2797.826   3046.914   2629.663   2403.005     -8.62  3063.176   2867.878   2810.651   2820.255      -7.93    5.59

     PAKISTN  2882.353   3101.053   2685.266   2289.471    -14.74  3166.955   2782.689   2720.880   2705.258     -14.58    5.37

     MEXICO   2513.565   2631.172   2202.596   2118.762     -3.81  2605.061   2583.606   2555.898   2547.338      -2.22    5.05

     CAMBOD   1701.064   1822.121   1552.916   1444.903     -6.96  1861.337   1734.512   1724.935   1714.109      -7.91    3.40

     HONDURA  1559.998   1700.488   1443.653   1232.928    -14.60  1723.613   1517.364   1509.858   1489.763     -13.57    2.96

     SALVADR  1153.319   1198.085   1024.915    994.025     -3.01  1222.976   1159.096   1166.961   1167.195      -4.56    2.32

     NICARAG   764.806   1032.817    890.141    822.884     -7.56  1019.749   1008.300    989.385    965.560      -5.31    1.92

     SRI LKA   794.451    867.150    737.010    705.137     -4.32   867.925    858.237    841.965    835.277      -3.76    1.66

     GUATMAL   832.431    888.892    781.424    661.885    -15.30   901.700    788.234    780.123    769.352     -14.68    1.53

     EGYPT     674.380    658.637    569.622    504.886    -11.36   674.473    606.588    599.877    593.901     -11.95    1.18

     THAILND   800.888    702.608    607.147    476.117    -21.58   738.709    584.658    571.996    571.578     -22.62    1.13

     HAITI     415.385    563.876    485.782    472.629     -2.71   562.038    553.943    545.183    550.724      -2.01    1.09

     PERU      595.393    620.775    533.149    445.111    -16.51   626.813    530.336    532.221    532.737     -15.01    1.06

     PHIL R    526.068    563.377    491.130    452.601     -7.84   567.667    519.018    517.698    524.848      -7.54    1.04

     ITALY     410.369    452.110    365.552    357.394     -2.23   445.717    444.232    444.236    443.952      -0.40    0.88

     TURKEY    341.497    367.695    310.963    332.894      7.05   362.505    380.082    378.592    389.626       7.48    0.77

     MALAYSA   314.614    347.793    291.825    264.545     -9.35   344.268    322.969    322.544    320.512      -6.90    0.64

     JORDAN    354.521    321.878    278.538    267.214     -4.07   332.757    327.698    319.905    310.554      -6.67    0.62

     DOM REP   309.969    317.268    268.046    243.848     -9.03   322.341    298.669    292.392    293.070      -9.08    0.58

     KOR REP   289.651    276.063    234.071    222.092     -5.12   272.214    270.550    266.152    264.084      -2.99    0.52

     LESOTHO   204.387    204.403    169.199    144.897    -14.36   200.155    199.612    194.467    180.101     -10.02    0.36

     KENYA     166.679    188.794    159.227    147.196     -7.56   183.937    186.536    177.514    176.763      -3.90    0.35

     MAURIT    114.585    149.246    122.319    139.216     13.81   141.502    167.765    159.711    166.144      17.41    0.33

     PORTUGL   149.616    153.371    128.676    119.028     -7.50   157.307    144.557    144.750    143.724      -8.63    0.29

     CANADA    126.968    128.946    108.718    112.271      3.27   127.524    130.387    131.879    132.499       3.90    0.26

     BAHRAIN   120.930    135.537    119.858    109.269     -8.83   136.482    128.221    129.727    124.948      -8.45    0.25

     CHINA T   153.373    141.264    122.496    106.176    -13.32   145.482    131.175    128.594    124.945     -14.12    0.25

     COLOMB    165.421    134.635    118.732    107.645     -9.34   146.608    124.225    123.112    123.548     -15.73    0.25

     C RICA    106.156    110.578     92.166     94.851      2.91   108.309    112.565    111.959    113.263       4.57    0.22

     JAPAN      81.880     91.936     76.685     80.606      5.11    89.931     96.117     95.357     95.857       6.59    0.19

     FRANCE     80.071     77.342     62.502     72.736     16.37    78.365     87.601     88.196     87.577      11.76    0.17

     HG KONG   132.271    100.932     86.307     63.186    -26.79   103.355     77.943     77.322     77.812     -24.71    0.15

     TUNISIA    42.273     51.770     42.418     52.092     22.81    50.362     60.688     60.374     61.444      22.00    0.12

     ROMANIA    29.036     40.380     32.205     41.420     28.61    37.720     48.638     49.193     49.594      31.48    0.10

     ISRAEL     67.218     57.805     49.707     36.953    -25.66    58.917     46.280     46.701     45.051     -23.53    0.09

     U KING     27.278     34.957     28.659     33.040     15.29    33.392     38.979     38.795     39.338      17.81    0.08

     MACAU      65.736     44.757     38.050     29.687    -21.98    47.014     37.651     36.886     36.395     -22.59    0.07

     MOROC      27.247     30.727     27.158     31.953     17.66    29.912     35.478     35.189     35.522      18.76    0.07

     GERMANY    30.458     34.158     29.695     27.915     -5.99    34.377     32.863     32.855     32.378      -5.81    0.06

     MADAGAS    34.667     30.172     25.386     26.256      3.43    28.581     29.076     29.594     31.042       8.61    0.06

     SWAZLND    44.241     36.609     32.851     24.915    -24.16    35.928     29.578     29.605     28.674     -20.19    0.06

     SPAIN      17.094     22.395     18.524     22.573     21.86    21.509     25.829     26.263     26.444      22.94    0.05

     ARAB EM    33.075     28.722     24.904     17.038    -31.59    28.624     20.871     20.825     20.855     -27.14    0.04

     TURKMEN    23.823     26.011     23.011     17.610    -23.47    25.958     24.591     24.159     20.611     -20.60    0.04

     BRAZIL    102.764     19.044     16.192     12.176    -24.80    24.373     15.529     15.129     15.028     -38.34    0.03

     BULGAR      8.948     11.149      9.102     12.358     35.77    10.617     14.440     14.176     14.405      35.67    0.03

     POLAND     12.906     10.766      8.899     11.123     24.99    11.515     11.915     12.139     12.990      12.81    0.03

     NEPAL       9.368     11.182      9.985     11.692     17.10    11.016     12.787     12.946     12.889      17.00    0.03

     SWITZLD    23.242     22.166     19.231      8.632    -55.11    24.024     12.500     11.950     11.568     -51.85    0.02

     UKRAINE    14.178     12.974     11.722      9.575    -18.32    14.120     12.516     12.075     10.827     -23.32    0.02

     LAOS       30.521     31.308     28.374      7.056    -75.13    34.107     15.362     12.198      9.991     -70.71    0.02

     NETHLDS     5.553      7.010      5.951      5.700     -4.23     7.038      7.133      7.207      6.758      -3.98    0.01

     CZECH       8.269      8.070      6.792      2.942    -56.68     7.726      5.508      5.059      4.220     -45.37    0.01

     S ARAB      0.065      1.194      0.764      3.141    311.12     0.771      3.142      3.448      3.571     363.39    0.01

     SYRIA       2.176      3.461      3.038      2.421    -20.32     3.403      3.084      2.827      2.843     -16.44    0.01

     N ZEAL      1.021      0.654      0.504      1.618    221.20     0.759      1.508      1.666      1.768     132.86    0.00

     UZBEKIS     0.419      1.494      1.492      0.019    -98.72     1.509      0.028      0.028      0.021     -98.58    0.00


     _WTO    51812.720  53422.392  45705.175  42654.649     -6.67 53964.440  51021.146  50514.812  50371.866      -6.66   99.92

     _ASEAN   9780.721  10271.492   8824.909   8204.661     -7.03 10429.263   9745.244   9626.662   9651.244      -7.46   19.14

     _W HEMI  8659.767   9357.946   7975.239   7325.980     -8.14  9402.771   8831.282   8763.003   8708.687      -7.38   17.27

     _CBI     5144.218   5814.279   4988.096   4525.298     -9.28  5863.044   5440.858   5398.532   5351.481      -8.73   10.61

     _CAFTA   4726.679   5248.127   4500.344   4050.421    -10.00  5298.689   4884.228   4850.677   4798.204      -9.45    9.52

     _OECD    1553.734   1628.550   1354.915   1354.037     -0.06  1615.606   1624.640   1620.280   1627.671       0.75    3.23

     _EU15     741.638    803.465    657.291    655.672     -0.25   799.105    802.711    803.715    801.846       0.34    1.59

     _EC12     735.375    796.731    651.819    650.347     -0.23   792.494    796.423    797.440    795.259       0.35    1.58

     _ANDEAN   765.733    761.835    657.850    555.932    -15.49   780.308    658.469    659.165    659.917     -15.43    1.31

     _SUB-SAH  576.628    624.408    523.201    490.589     -6.23   605.573    623.303    600.653    591.797      -2.27    1.17