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                                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 617:  MMF TWILL AND SATEEN 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      27.620     25.225     21.267     24.301     14.27    26.405     27.886     28.485     28.259       7.02  100.00

     CHINA P    10.534     10.683      8.790      7.660    -12.86    10.734      9.030      9.286      9.553     -11.00   33.80

     CHINA T     1.295      1.852      1.335      5.901    342.12     1.792      6.231      6.363      6.418     258.21   22.71

     PAKISTN     2.292      3.094      2.487      4.464     79.50     2.757      4.545      4.755      5.072      83.96   17.95

     BAHRAIN     2.690      0.838      0.838      0.686    -18.15     0.858      0.686      0.686      0.686     -20.00    2.43

     CANADA      3.224      3.044      2.956      0.413    -86.01     3.439      0.559      0.505      0.502     -85.40    1.78


     _WTO       27.605     25.209     21.251     24.301     14.35    26.389     27.870     28.469     28.259       7.09  100.00

     _OECD       7.280      4.540      4.100      2.037    -50.33     6.060      2.559      2.498      2.476     -59.14    8.76

     _W HEMI     3.979      4.782      4.453      0.908    -79.62     5.057      1.713      1.583      1.236     -75.55    4.38