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                                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category  61:  MAN-MADE FIBER APPAREL 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   23287.349  27644.543  23557.681  25500.511      8.25 27228.500  29391.996  29404.174  29587.372       8.66  100.00

     CHINA P 10452.083  12210.493  10452.424  11199.628      7.15 12037.849  12871.020  12903.459  12957.697       7.64   43.79

     VIETNAM  2188.052   2791.143   2369.794   2832.562     19.53  2725.772   3199.307   3194.166   3253.911      19.38   11.00

     INDNSIA  1563.061   1913.243   1623.793   1732.034      6.67  1869.292   2029.815   1998.506   2021.483       8.14    6.83

     MEXICO    989.279   1114.996    959.383    932.572     -2.79  1115.037   1085.783   1079.280   1088.184      -2.41    3.68

     HONDURA   854.385    916.376    774.996    894.342     15.40   927.570   1016.601   1030.998   1035.722      11.66    3.50

     BNGLDSH   733.290    914.215    790.611    752.131     -4.87   912.734    900.181    892.454    875.734      -4.05    2.96

     CAMBOD    507.084    762.753    626.992    717.964     14.51   717.798    856.775    852.489    853.726      18.94    2.89

     SALVADR   493.715    545.982    449.902    556.916     23.79   521.481    629.332    643.878    652.995      25.22    2.21

     INDIA     372.543    529.158    449.449    536.982     19.48   507.071    611.121    608.532    616.690      21.62    2.08

     JORDAN    432.454    550.502    479.768    540.298     12.62   543.334    592.742    602.038    611.033      12.46    2.07

     PHIL R    451.001    568.413    487.746    507.447      4.04   559.791    586.008    588.151    588.115       5.06    1.99

     SRI LKA   402.571    496.880    421.092    487.375     15.74   486.943    560.504    562.062    563.164      15.65    1.90

     THAILND   554.257    521.899    446.992    450.880      0.87   534.783    518.268    520.689    525.787      -1.68    1.78

     GUATMAL   304.704    404.215    344.248    365.247      6.10   393.711    416.789    417.133    425.214       8.00    1.44

     NICARAG   253.068    324.294    277.682    327.923     18.09   329.770    374.104    372.760    374.534      13.57    1.27

     DOM REP   270.834    288.899    235.799    261.571     10.93   280.838    311.854    311.963    314.671      12.05    1.06

     CHINA T   347.134    322.004    281.051    261.726     -6.88   328.316    303.275    302.691    302.680      -7.81    1.02

     CANADA    295.106    295.814    251.874    255.199      1.32   296.674    297.101    293.919    299.139       0.83    1.01

     EGYPT     185.927    267.206    228.269    242.353      6.17   258.567    280.537    281.919    281.290       8.79    0.95

     ITALY     196.447    234.119    187.971    205.768      9.47   227.864    252.654    251.853    251.916      10.56    0.85

     MALAYSA   134.770    156.670    136.033    113.143    -16.83   156.555    142.691    139.990    133.780     -14.55    0.45

     HAITI      87.230    112.217     95.552    108.956     14.03   112.360    123.909    125.206    125.620      11.80    0.42

     PAKISTN    70.418    105.202     86.739     95.744     10.38   101.834    113.881    113.782    114.207      12.15    0.39

     LESOTHO    76.367    110.921     93.955     96.930      3.17   104.920    109.711    115.096    113.896       8.56    0.38

     KOR REP   120.995    117.944    100.855     92.588     -8.20   120.798    114.355    111.896    109.677      -9.21    0.37

     TURKEY     73.873     90.642     76.683     92.523     20.66    87.721    107.770    106.903    106.482      21.39    0.36

     COLOMB    100.505     93.713     80.360     75.441     -6.12    97.806     88.662     86.934     88.794      -9.21    0.30

     ISRAEL     90.104     92.690     77.495     70.959     -8.43    88.968     89.322     89.182     86.153      -3.16    0.29

     KENYA      35.086     71.945     62.100     68.638     10.53    70.525     80.646     76.875     78.483      11.28    0.27

     PERU       60.661     80.151     68.591     58.225    -15.11    77.634     70.376     71.212     69.786     -10.11    0.24

     FRANCE     43.147     56.774     46.650     44.036     -5.60    55.953     53.482     53.508     54.160      -3.20    0.18

     HG KONG    38.009     45.640     37.078     45.467     22.62    44.655     50.754     51.585     54.029      20.99    0.18

     MOROC      27.060     43.207     37.420     47.825     27.81    40.802     49.797     50.796     53.613      31.40    0.18

     ROMANIA    22.791     30.748     25.178     36.026     43.08    28.732     38.511     39.716     41.596      44.77    0.14

     C RICA     55.875     49.043     40.487     31.865    -21.29    49.319     42.799     40.974     40.421     -18.04    0.14

     BAHRAIN    34.535     34.604     29.767     34.049     14.39    34.834     39.320     39.849     38.886      11.63    0.13

     PORTUGL    21.999     27.120     21.298     30.075     41.21    25.692     33.778     33.991     35.897      39.72    0.12

     SWAZLND    49.152     40.265     36.432     27.739    -23.86    44.218     29.232     29.509     31.573     -28.60    0.11

     TUNISIA    25.694     25.882     22.320     25.782     15.51    25.847     29.330     29.052     29.344      13.53    0.10

     BULGAR     15.545     21.459     18.010     21.750     20.77    20.736     25.499     25.082     25.198      21.52    0.09

     SINGAPR    45.519     31.571     28.263     19.806    -29.92    33.932     24.201     23.861     23.115     -31.88    0.08

     U KING     13.981     17.599     14.272     18.662     30.76    17.090     22.004     22.486     21.989      28.67    0.07

     SPAIN      10.318     15.829     13.202     13.369      1.26    14.868     16.751     16.393     15.995       7.58    0.05

     GERMANY    13.789     14.557     13.233     12.015     -9.20    14.512     13.731     13.658     13.340      -8.08    0.05

     ARAB EM     9.581     11.563      9.729      9.483     -2.53    11.388     11.250     11.229     11.316      -0.63    0.04

     MADAGAS    16.332      6.844      6.036      8.998     49.06     6.824      5.536      7.862      9.806      43.70    0.03

     BOTSWAN     5.573      7.952      7.607      8.196      7.74     8.608     10.653     10.687      8.541      -0.78    0.03

     MACAU      17.199      9.576      8.369      6.387    -23.68    10.584      8.513      8.042      7.594     -28.25    0.03

     TNZANIA     1.682      5.147      4.053      6.095     50.41     4.588      7.409      7.385      7.190      56.71    0.02

     MALAWI      9.477     12.368      9.727      4.412    -54.64    11.657     10.042      8.952      7.053     -39.50    0.02

     ETHIOP      5.308      7.158      6.020      5.585     -7.23     6.532      7.514      6.915      6.723       2.93    0.02

     ECUADOR     5.854      6.284      5.404      3.456    -36.04     6.476      4.189      4.345      4.337     -33.03    0.01

     GUYANA      3.145      4.307      3.455      3.226     -6.63     4.032      4.478      4.325      4.078       1.13    0.01


     _WTO    23275.455  27629.769  23545.003  25489.046      8.26 27213.946  29377.415  29390.455  29573.812       8.67   99.95

     _ASEAN   5448.564   6750.065   5723.364   6377.372     11.43  6602.710   7361.144   7322.033   7404.073      12.14   25.02

     _W HEMI  3784.935   4247.833   3597.210   3884.492      7.99  4224.317   4476.755   4494.225   4535.114       7.36   15.33

     _CBI     2323.090   2646.220   2222.837   2550.163     14.73  2619.829   2920.170   2947.528   2973.547      13.50   10.05

     _CAFTA   2232.581   2528.809   2123.115   2437.864     14.82  2502.690   2791.480   2817.705   2843.558      13.62    9.61

     _OECD     829.674    916.173    764.226    800.478      4.74   905.734    955.881    947.802    952.425       5.16    3.22

     _EU15     312.460    378.531    306.578    334.343      9.06   368.031    405.057    404.397    406.295      10.40    1.37

     _EC12     303.802    370.340    300.303    327.929      9.20   360.109    397.019    396.520    397.966      10.51    1.35

     _SUB-SAH  207.907    274.466    235.611    237.716      0.89   269.304    273.716    276.258    276.571       2.70    0.93

     _ANDEAN   167.138    180.253    154.426    137.214    -11.15   182.019    163.343    162.614    163.042     -10.43    0.55