Major Shippers Category 224
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                                          |                                     |                              November 8, 2010
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2010 Data     |
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                                           Category 224:  PILE / TUFTED FABRICS
                                             Data in M2.,  1.00 M2 per M2.. 

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  9/2010
   Country      2008       2009       9/2009     9/2010  % Change    9/2009     7/2010     8/2010     9/2010   % Change % Share


     WORLD    201560521 160467795  124212625  143956179     15.89 166771606  177242667  178810544  180211349       8.06  100.00

     CHINA P  111553315  90465118   65106621   73262039     12.53  89978053   98072277   97375820   98620536       9.61   54.72

     MALTA     35809264  32248382   30800533   25261753    -17.98  37057575   27797274   27941452   26709602     -27.92   14.82

     FRANCE     2587512   3153580    2678110   20225344    655.21   3382008   18182617   19694254   20700814     512.09   11.49

     CHINA T   22363438  14075446   10108042    9019395    -10.77  13168611   12450000   12559608   12986799      -1.38    7.21

     KOR REP    8455770   7730643    5857807    6724685     14.80   7487082    8526047    8588985    8597521      14.83    4.77

     INDIA      3709320   2391491    1651386    2081711     26.06   2489279    2729085    2791580    2821816      13.36    1.57

     MEXICO     3264739   2616687    1942822    1923241     -1.01   2702117    2550122    2609083    2597106      -3.89    1.44

     PAKISTN    1166002   1305478     947337     890479     -6.00   1375463     992160    1231806    1248620      -9.22    0.69

     CANADA     1967693   1079636     793384     917214     15.61   1306262    1213770    1220143    1203466      -7.87    0.67

     TURKEY     5604126   2297956    2051714     614959    -70.03   4234940     826062     885785     861201     -79.66    0.48


     _WTO     201559616 160467052  124212138  143921909     15.87 166771119  177208174  178776018  180176823       8.04   99.98

     _C,H,K,T 142425383 112283219   81081041   89066262      9.85 110643833  119093912  118584997  120268440       8.70   66.74

     _OECD     21863702  15946751   12620603   29994826    137.67  18451198   30596620   32345523   33320974      80.59   18.49

     _EU15      5587958   4654442    3784627   21641899    471.84   5232565   19885023   21498677   22511714     330.22   12.49

     _EC12      5578838   4648398    3779260   21637695    472.54   5225120   19880225   21493978   22506833     330.74   12.49

     _HK,K,T   30872068  21818101   15974420   15804223     -1.07  20665780   21021635   21209177   21647904       4.75   12.01