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                                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 607:  OTHER STAPLE FIBER 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      50.268     52.038     44.066     33.543    -23.88    54.066     43.555     42.506     41.516     -23.21  100.00

     INDNSIA     8.848     11.249      9.058      7.226    -20.22    10.065     10.584     10.166      9.418      -6.44   22.68

     CHINA P    13.641     15.554     13.411      6.591    -50.85    16.400     10.200      9.293      8.734     -46.74   21.04

     CANADA      4.051      4.778      3.609      5.586     54.77     4.280      6.733      6.684      6.754      57.81   16.27

     INDIA       4.921      6.490      5.495      5.096     -7.27     6.611      5.523      5.810      6.090      -7.87   14.67

     MEXICO      3.815      5.929      5.419      3.149    -41.89     7.110      3.230      3.392      3.659     -48.54    8.81

     KOR REP     4.897      1.711      1.535      2.116     37.90     2.749      2.027      2.226      2.293     -16.59    5.52

     THAILND     2.024      1.037      0.793      0.830      4.73     1.336      1.055      1.112      1.075     -19.53    2.59

     VIETNAM     3.137      2.090      1.856      0.260    -86.01     1.910      1.310      1.006      0.494     -74.15    1.19


     _WTO       50.268     52.038     44.066     33.543    -23.88    54.066     43.555     42.506     41.516     -23.21  100.00

     _ASEAN     14.557     14.616     11.946      8.316    -30.39    13.882     12.949     12.284     10.986     -20.86   26.46

     _W HEMI     7.908     10.721      9.041      8.778     -2.91    11.413      9.978     10.121     10.458      -8.38   25.19

     _OECD      11.555      8.276      6.739      8.871     31.64     8.895     10.202     10.242     10.409      17.02   25.07