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                                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 629:  OTHER MMF FABRICS OF 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      88.630    101.540     84.270     83.407     -1.02    99.253    101.253     99.424    100.677       1.43  100.00

     CHINA P    28.884     36.113     30.176     30.501      1.08    35.037     36.537     36.172     36.438       4.00   36.19

     CANADA     19.405     18.468     15.609     16.161      3.53    18.829     18.476     18.583     19.020       1.02   18.89

     ITALY      11.315     11.921      9.564      9.587      0.25    11.652     12.015     11.857     11.945       2.52   11.86

     INDIA       6.220      7.031      5.506      6.606     19.98     6.374      7.688      7.547      8.131      27.56    8.08

     TURKEY      4.214      5.312      4.587      4.661      1.62     5.422      5.202      5.215      5.386      -0.65    5.35

     KOR REP     2.068      1.983      1.600      1.544     -3.53     1.995      2.032      2.019      1.926      -3.44    1.91

     INDNSIA     0.635      1.137      1.091      1.437     31.62     1.103      1.453      1.366      1.482      34.35    1.47

     CHINA T     2.217      2.255      2.013      1.086    -46.06     2.282      1.496      1.358      1.328     -41.83    1.32

     PAKISTN     0.087      0.721      0.616      0.593     -3.70     0.618      0.627      0.713      0.698      12.89    0.69

     THAILND     1.095      0.952      0.891      0.327    -63.32     0.979      0.583      0.391      0.387     -60.45    0.38


     _WTO       88.630    101.536     84.266     83.403     -1.02    99.249    101.248     99.420    100.674       1.44  100.00

     _OECD      45.560     47.036     39.318     39.657      0.86    47.549     46.983     46.734     47.375      -0.37   47.06

     _W HEMI    20.166     21.452     17.475     16.822     -3.73    20.825     21.160     20.589     20.799      -0.12   20.66

     _EU15      18.573     19.990     16.404     16.216     -1.15    19.936     20.048     19.674     19.802      -0.67   19.67

     _EC12      18.535     19.959     16.374     16.166     -1.27    19.903     20.001     19.627     19.751      -0.76   19.62

     _ASEAN      2.319      2.211      2.093      1.832    -12.45     2.391      2.108      1.837      1.950     -18.44    1.94