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                                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 835:  W/G COATS, SILK / VEG BLENDS
                                         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      76.124     85.650     78.224     61.211    -21.75    88.160     68.069     69.225     68.638     -22.14  100.00

     CHINA P    51.176     54.370     49.870     37.227    -25.35    56.721     41.134     41.954     41.727     -26.44   60.79

     ITALY       4.780      4.784      3.934      3.896     -0.98     4.857      4.570      4.730      4.745      -2.30    6.91

     VIETNAM     4.401      5.690      5.292      4.211    -20.43     5.503      4.813      4.982      4.609     -16.25    6.71

     PHIL R      1.919      3.050      2.763      3.643     31.86     3.252      4.034      4.007      3.930      20.85    5.73

     INDNSIA     0.927      3.639      3.632      2.004    -44.81     3.635      1.990      2.030      2.011     -44.67    2.93

     INDIA       1.663      2.160      2.096      1.701    -18.83     2.117      1.762      1.746      1.766     -16.59    2.57

     THAILND     3.262      1.990      1.834      0.862    -52.98     1.957      1.019      1.019      1.018     -47.98    1.48

     SRI LKA     0.483      0.861      0.853      0.521    -38.96     0.870      0.532      0.532      0.528     -39.24    0.77

     BNGLDSH     0.421      0.764      0.701      0.287    -59.09     0.795      0.403      0.385      0.349     -56.03    0.51

     MEXICO      0.167      0.294      0.265      0.225    -15.36     0.288      0.284      0.239      0.254     -12.01    0.37

     UKRAINE     0.000      0.967      0.967      0.088    -90.92     0.967      0.088      0.088      0.088     -90.89    0.13


     _WTO       76.115     85.631     78.205     61.170    -21.78    88.141     68.027     69.183     68.597     -22.17   99.94

     _ASEAN     10.509     14.491     13.631     10.813    -20.67    14.457     11.961     12.143     11.673     -19.26   17.01

     _OECD       9.037      8.875      7.521      7.851      4.39     9.035      8.987      9.154      9.205       1.88   13.41

     _EU15       6.668      6.284      5.285      5.747      8.76     6.630      6.533      6.697      6.747       1.76    9.83

     _EC12       6.653      6.227      5.229      5.722      9.44     6.571      6.505      6.671      6.721       2.28    9.79

     _W HEMI     1.148      1.379      1.313      1.708     30.07     1.367      1.809      1.755      1.773      29.75    2.58