Major Shippers Category 863
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                                          |                                     |                              November 5, 2010
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2010 Data     |
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                                           Category 863:  TOWELS, SILK / VEG. BLENDS
                                         Data in Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                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       5.806      7.461      5.511      3.726    -32.38     7.284      6.004      5.946      5.677     -22.06  100.00

     CHINA P     3.900      4.309      3.143      2.686    -14.51     4.240      3.927      3.970      3.853      -9.13   67.87

     BNGLDSH     0.372      1.449      1.176      0.218    -81.43     1.523      0.741      0.582      0.491     -67.75    8.66

     HG KONG     0.016      0.540      0.316      0.114    -63.80     0.316      0.313      0.338      0.338       6.97    5.96

     VIETNAM     0.005      0.096      0.005      0.195   3756.30     0.008      0.210      0.249      0.286    3419.18    5.04

     INDIA       0.027      0.096      0.083      0.019    -76.39     0.088      0.075      0.065      0.033     -62.65    0.58

     PAKISTN     0.022      0.114      0.090      0.004    -95.29     0.090      0.106      0.110      0.029     -68.12    0.51


     _WTO        5.648      7.420      5.478      3.719    -32.11     7.186      5.984      5.926      5.661     -21.23   99.72

     _C,H,K,T    4.033      4.893      3.500      2.876    -17.83     4.598      4.299      4.379      4.269      -7.17   75.20

     _OECD       0.800      0.650      0.529      0.380    -28.21     0.736      0.505      0.496      0.500     -31.98    8.81

     _HK,K,T     0.133      0.584      0.357      0.189    -47.05     0.359      0.371      0.409      0.416      16.02    7.33

     _ASEAN      0.010      0.103      0.007      0.207   2676.17     0.013      0.222      0.261      0.302    2295.65    5.33