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                                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 301:  COMBED COTTON YARN
                                         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     102.798     95.746     82.934     59.265    -28.54    93.951     74.994     73.825     72.078     -23.28  100.00

     KOR REP    30.879     24.245     20.376     17.223    -15.47    20.996     23.855     22.511     21.092       0.46   29.26

     INDIA      10.413     14.381     11.305     10.603     -6.21    12.705     15.163     14.443     13.679       7.66   18.98

     MEXICO     19.346     15.180     14.239      7.299    -48.74    17.276      7.642      7.825      8.240     -52.30   11.43

     INDNSIA     9.114      9.204      8.059      6.795    -15.69     9.390      8.003      8.124      7.940     -15.44   11.02

     THAILND     6.818      6.727      5.768      3.924    -31.97     6.840      4.568      4.859      4.883     -28.62    6.77

     EGYPT       5.777      4.123      3.952      4.153      5.10     4.938      3.883      4.094      4.325     -12.41    6.00

     PAKISTN     5.195      5.984      5.390      3.130    -41.94     6.211      4.357      3.945      3.723     -40.06    5.17

     VIETNAM     5.755      8.820      7.942      1.500    -81.11     8.712      1.770      2.218      2.379     -72.70    3.30

     CHINA P     6.063      3.051      2.524      1.555    -38.38     2.963      1.852      1.960      2.082     -29.73    2.89


     _WTO      102.798     95.746     82.934     59.265    -28.54    93.951     74.994     73.825     72.078     -23.28  100.00

     _OECD      33.703     27.272     22.858     19.715    -13.75    23.827     27.009     25.596     24.130       1.27   33.48

     _ASEAN     21.687     25.049     22.059     12.234    -44.54    25.232     14.364     15.224     15.224     -39.66   21.12

     _W HEMI    20.598     16.208     15.197      7.916    -47.91    18.465      8.325      8.493      8.926     -51.66   12.38