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                                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 810:  WOVEN FAB, SILK BLD/N-COT VEG FIB
                                         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     103.822    128.217    106.409    111.748      5.02   126.506    130.998    131.505    133.556       5.57  100.00

     CHINA P    28.773     41.456     34.718     36.146      4.11    40.696     41.086     41.634     42.883       5.38   32.11

     ITALY      17.222     20.362     16.613     16.086     -3.17    20.516     19.849     19.697     19.836      -3.31   14.85

     BELGIUM    16.817     18.732     15.764     16.517      4.78    18.732     19.210     19.454     19.485       4.02   14.59

     INDIA       9.209     13.522     11.205     11.711      4.52    12.957     14.198     13.975     14.028       8.27   10.50

     U KING      6.786      7.632      6.424      6.653      3.56     7.714      7.738      7.690      7.861       1.91    5.89

     FRANCE      2.979      3.677      3.080      3.324      7.92     3.654      3.718      3.876      3.921       7.30    2.94

     BRAZIL      3.498      3.095      2.594      2.867     10.53     3.137      3.098      3.211      3.368       7.36    2.52

     KOR REP     3.479      3.558      3.102      2.755    -11.17     3.569      3.271      3.256      3.212     -10.01    2.40

     BELARUS     1.274      2.147      1.786      1.772     -0.77     2.120      2.311      2.357      2.134       0.63    1.60

     SALVADR     0.364      0.423      0.282      0.651    131.15     0.353      0.838      0.826      0.792     124.39    0.59


     _WTO      102.539    126.053    104.607    109.970      5.13   124.367    128.666    129.125    131.416       5.67   98.40

     _OECD      53.546     61.175     50.645     50.960      0.62    61.197     61.036     61.059     61.490       0.48   46.04

     _EU15      47.783     54.186     44.884     45.574      1.54    54.536     54.183     54.102     54.875       0.62   41.09

     _EC12      47.244     53.546     44.385     45.016      1.42    53.912     53.497     53.421     54.177       0.49   40.56

     _W HEMI     7.108      4.789      3.789      7.040     85.78     4.532      7.579      7.769      8.040      77.42    6.02

     _CBI        0.369      0.468      0.310      0.664    114.23     0.382      0.881      0.871      0.822     115.29    0.62

     _CAFTA      0.369      0.451      0.294      0.663    125.44     0.366      0.863      0.854      0.820     124.18    0.61