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                                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 317:  COTTON TWILL 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      76.041     95.182     78.984     82.997      5.08    93.738    100.267     98.950     99.195       5.82  100.00

     CHINA P    28.926     31.853     26.380     26.222     -0.60    32.181     31.353     31.079     31.694      -1.51   31.95

     PAKISTN    11.215     17.329     15.412      8.864    -42.48    17.477     12.260     11.110     10.782     -38.31   10.87

     JAPAN       6.270     10.382      7.446      7.362     -1.12     8.220     11.814     11.076     10.299      25.29   10.38

     CHINA T     4.593      3.534      3.052      7.945    160.35     3.820      8.016      8.022      8.427     120.63    8.50

     TURKEY      2.633      5.017      3.788      6.863     81.19     4.428      7.339      7.943      8.092      82.74    8.16

     ITALY       5.201      5.314      4.326      5.678     31.26     5.669      6.030      6.224      6.666      17.59    6.72

     MEXICO      1.078      3.282      2.679      5.743    114.36     3.043      6.203      6.155      6.346     108.51    6.40

     INDIA       3.849      4.545      4.000      4.616     15.41     4.905      5.487      5.391      5.161       5.21    5.20

     GERMANY     1.607      2.337      2.280      2.359      3.50     2.464      2.424      2.550      2.416      -1.94    2.44


     _WTO       76.039     95.178     78.980     82.997      5.09    93.732    100.267     98.950     99.195       5.83  100.00

     _OECD      15.962     19.967     16.536     19.208     16.15    19.872     21.214     22.181     22.638      13.92   22.82

     _EU15       8.537     10.966      9.255     10.424     12.63    11.204     11.425     11.788     12.135       8.31   12.23

     _EC12       8.050      9.830      8.296     10.061     21.28    10.241     11.009     11.249     11.596      13.23   11.69

     _W HEMI     5.865      7.081      6.148      7.609     23.75     7.160      8.458      8.403      8.542      19.30    8.61