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                                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 619:
POLYESTER FILAMENT FABRIC, LIGHT-WEIGHT
                                         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     139.825    175.482    141.022    163.596     16.01   167.951    196.336    195.567    198.057      17.93  100.00

     CHINA P    39.683     58.189     45.451     66.787     46.94    52.862     76.113     76.614     79.525      50.44   40.15

     KOR REP    38.000     46.812     37.656     41.188      9.38    45.623     50.627     50.710     50.344      10.35   25.42

     TURKEY     11.709     14.456     12.205     10.923    -10.50    14.461     12.867     12.933     13.175      -8.90    6.65

     CHINA T     8.230      9.408      7.426      8.558     15.23     8.822     10.802     10.677     10.539      19.46    5.32

     INDIA       8.788      8.921      7.273      8.701     19.63     8.548     10.545     10.221     10.349      21.07    5.23

     CANADA      7.979      9.635      7.759      6.701    -13.64     9.391      8.280      8.504      8.577      -8.67    4.33

     JAPAN       7.476      9.397      7.684      5.274    -31.36     9.416      7.200      7.095      6.987     -25.80    3.53

     VIETNAM     2.394      3.029      2.650      1.899    -28.32     3.363      3.133      2.601      2.279     -32.25    1.15

     MEXICO      1.866      1.776      1.513      1.712     13.10     1.762      2.019      2.029      1.975      12.06    1.00

     MALAYSA     1.146      1.829      1.630      1.312    -19.50     1.804      1.632      1.572      1.512     -16.21    0.76

     INDNSIA     2.331      1.204      1.092      1.346     23.32     1.435      1.518      1.388      1.459       1.67    0.74

     THAILND     1.401      2.061      1.580      0.927    -41.32     1.759      1.619      1.452      1.408     -19.95    0.71

     PAKISTN     0.309      0.265      0.256      0.489     91.25     0.307      0.559      0.471      0.498      62.29    0.25


     _WTO      139.773    175.436    140.977    163.578     16.03   167.903    196.299    195.559    198.037      17.95   99.99

     _OECD      64.053     77.444     62.847     64.894      3.26    75.925     79.065     79.330     79.491       4.70   40.14

     _W HEMI    11.390     12.447     10.163      9.414     -7.37    12.302     11.407     11.644     11.698      -4.91    5.91

     _ASEAN      7.289      8.152      6.980      5.486    -21.40     8.389      7.903      7.013      6.658     -20.64    3.36

     _EU15       5.366      5.409      4.327      5.324     23.04     5.338      6.262      6.222      6.406      20.00    3.23

     _EC12       5.191      5.255      4.174      5.268     26.22     5.139      6.192      6.143      6.349      23.55    3.21