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                                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 627:  MMF SHEETING STAP/FIL
                                         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       2.247      2.763      1.901      2.588     36.13     2.332      3.286      3.220      3.450      47.95  100.00

     CHINA P     0.858      1.470      0.878      1.476     68.18     0.984      2.019      2.100      2.069     110.24   59.96

     BAHRAIN     0.433      0.395      0.368      0.123    -66.73     0.457      0.230      0.196      0.149     -67.28    4.33


     _WTO        2.247      2.758      1.896      2.588     36.53     2.326      3.280      3.220      3.450      48.31  100.00

     _OECD       0.594      0.536      0.400      0.551     37.84     0.583      0.607      0.608      0.687      17.77   19.91