Major Shippers Category 229
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                                          |                                     |                              November 8, 2010
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2010 Data     |
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                                           Category 229:  SPECIAL PURPOSE FABRIC
                                             Data in Kg., 13.60 M2 per Kg.. 

                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    124755328 130255579   97837993  126039904     28.83 127588726  151056681  155288204  158457490      24.19  100.00

     VIETNAM    5454209  23346775   16648155   32781528     96.91  18832878   36121186   38124857   39480148     109.63   24.92

     KOR REP   19646402  24726212   18811621   16844976    -10.45  23877061   23157794   23219649   22759567      -4.68   14.36

     CHINA P   14900247  17762985   13180000   16863784     27.95  17613482   19917660   20665968   21446769      21.76   13.53

     CANADA    22946362  16836345   12999755   16504754     26.96  17618585   18794916   19648618   20341344      15.45   12.84

     CHINA T   12064741   9811601    7218096    9890790     37.03   9672499   11895582   12408017   12484295      29.07    7.88

     MEXICO     8925634   7626884    5083337    9041819     77.87   6603172   10772284   11225973   11585366      75.45    7.31

     ISRAEL    14402590  10629977    9470686    9254917     -2.28  13296767   10887814   10430905   10414208     -21.68    6.57

     JAPAN      4594703   3060444    2028956    3330783     64.16   2999835    4216707    4330036    4362271      45.42    2.75

     INDIA      3443929   4287784    2867460    2803905     -2.22   3671324    4306492    4220613    4224229      15.06    2.67

     GERMANY    1923043   1493631    1067197    1851081     73.45   1370968    2021572    2137729    2277515      66.12    1.44

     PORTUGL    2553579   2177478    2078092     834929    -59.82   2952477     980590     909783     934315     -68.35    0.59

     ITALY      2056109    846385     624422     648158      3.80    981186     873960     858670     870121     -11.32    0.55

     SPAIN       930868    877527     584530     462666    -20.85    876198     835122     810059     755663     -13.76    0.48

     INDNSIA     889677    710141     510959     375779    -26.46    712617     613735     564989     574961     -19.32    0.36

     U KING      621741    389465     278330     409685     47.19    407933     469702     495630     520820      27.67    0.33

     THAILND     883502    649487     552698     398653    -27.87    778949     531922     518082     495442     -36.40    0.31

     N ZEAL      256526    270730     183749     351641     91.37    273162     418750     424757     438622      60.57    0.28

     NETHLDS     393681    263910     186952     354682     89.72    271345     375592     392883     431640      59.07    0.27

     SWITZLD     534381    338169     245936     333746     35.70    338802     407603     420315     425979      25.73    0.27

     TURKEY      207517    163849     119563     339454    183.91    178588     346282     371718     383740     114.87    0.24

     POLAND     1096604    924394     674447     119444    -82.29    946308     519169     454112     369391     -60.97    0.23

     CAMBOD      179716    370733     251428     213299    -15.16    293820     300875     272601     332604      13.20    0.21

     FRANCE      638342    438872     380197     257701    -32.22    524022     362520     338084     316376     -39.63    0.20

     BELGIUM     257604    222627     157615     195304     23.91    216641     254024     257786     260316      20.16    0.16

     LUXMBRG     475611    163567      95684     184139     92.44    195963     218634     234305     252022      28.61    0.16

     REP SAF    1330237    315787     303466     216887    -28.53    473261      57206      93222     229208     -51.57    0.14

     PERU         82939    165429     117947     166227     40.93    127493     148432     180614     213709      67.62    0.13

     ARAB EM      39661     31504      29443     209645    612.04     65132     182197     216493     211706     225.04    0.13

     AUSTRAL     466033    290417     211907      74220    -64.98    292641     221779     184152     152730     -47.81    0.10

     BRAZIL       83481     35145      28508      97183    240.90     56926      70348      70134     103820      82.38    0.07

     S ARAB       21763     91482      76428      77516      1.42     87228      92570      92570      92570       6.12    0.06

     COLOMB       41896    135189     114702      66822    -41.74    122121      60566      81506      87309     -28.51    0.06

     HG KONG      76262     84983      71628      61084    -14.72    103885      74034      71815      74439     -28.34    0.05

     CHILE       118787     97234      97234      65827    -32.30    134440     103218      74727      65827     -51.04    0.04

     SLOVAK      149971     88096      76462      27301    -64.29     94867      58966      51963      38935     -58.96    0.02

     NORWAY      108873     79496      78630      19249    -75.52     80230      11826      20106      20115     -74.93    0.01


     _WTO     124755141 130255371   97837925  126034530     28.82 127588621  151051779  155283292  158451976      24.19  100.00

     _C,H,K,T  46687652  52385781   39281345   43660634     11.15  51266927   55045070   56365449   56765070      10.72   35.82

     _OECD     56555620  50625233   38865587   39884589      2.62  51524286   50395417   51313610   51644235       0.23   32.59

     _ASEAN     7476392  25209536   18049907   33843746     87.50  20707100   37674447   39601227   41003375      98.02   25.88

     _HK,K,T   31787405  34622796   26101345   26796850      2.66  33653445   35127410   35699481   35318301       4.95   22.29

     _EU15     11222359   6968164    5525391    5284116     -4.37   7902386    6500817    6544322    6726889     -14.88    4.25

     _EC12     11081761   6894644    5472642    5212466     -4.75   7822639    6406229    6450153    6634468     -15.19    4.19

     _ANDEAN     124851    300624     232655     233124      0.20    249620     209073     262195     301093      20.62    0.19

     _SUB-SAHA  1343417    316370     303718     217969    -28.23    478349      58319      94339     230621     -51.79    0.15

     _CBI        203609     84956      69963      67806     -3.08    124456      62899      75725      82799     -33.47    0.05

     _CAFTA      170902     70866      60814      56563     -6.99     94122      46754      59643      66615     -29.22    0.04