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                                          |                                     |                              November 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category  11:  TOTAL YARN IMPORTS
                                                    Data in Million SME

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  9/2012
   Country      2010       2011       9/2011     9/2012  % Change    9/2011     7/2012     8/2012     9/2012   % Change % Share


     WORLD    2887.488   2774.341   2090.383   2134.402      2.11  2768.257   2818.912   2838.407   2818.360       1.81  100.00

     CHINA P   448.618    563.493    405.252    410.996      1.42   523.693    582.502    579.941    569.237       8.70   20.20

     MEXICO    359.681    329.142    260.466    270.055      3.68   345.998    333.785    337.161    338.731      -2.10   12.02

     CANADA    438.158    385.983    301.177    225.126    -25.25   418.081    318.924    315.768    309.932     -25.87   11.00

     KOR REP   312.963    245.629    177.436    234.995     32.44   230.801    296.497    302.885    303.188      31.36   10.76

     INDNSIA   286.301    251.086    191.280    217.716     13.82   244.617    264.871    276.429    277.522      13.45    9.85

     INDIA     169.692    169.456    123.885    159.124     28.44   160.228    206.555    208.091    204.694      27.75    7.26

     CHINA T   147.167    157.628    109.316    136.726     25.07   152.449    182.762    182.358    185.038      21.38    6.57

     TURKEY     84.738     92.221     66.355     81.383     22.65    91.051    105.909    108.488    107.249      17.79    3.81

     PAKISTN    97.603     80.694     65.785     46.381    -29.50    91.295     69.164     64.937     61.289     -32.87    2.17

     GERMANY    53.125     50.111     39.959     40.917      2.40    51.646     50.755     51.971     51.069      -1.12    1.81

     PORTUGL    29.384     43.124     37.277     43.582     16.91    39.686     48.431     49.485     49.429      24.55    1.75

     VIETNAM    58.106     50.864     35.424     29.393    -17.03    46.364     44.183     43.807     44.832      -3.30    1.59

     LATVIA     36.193     35.366     24.414     32.713     33.99    33.761     39.328     41.149     43.665      29.34    1.55

     THAILND    87.138     60.993     47.429     26.180    -44.80    66.505     43.412     40.707     39.744     -40.24    1.41

     MALAYSA    30.387     29.315     23.488     25.060      6.69    31.648     29.120     29.952     30.887      -2.41    1.10

     ITALY      33.914     30.735     22.801     16.654    -26.96    30.616     26.172     24.438     24.588     -19.69    0.87

     JAPAN      22.231     19.354     15.470     14.240     -7.95    20.364     17.511     18.499     18.124     -11.00    0.64

     SPAIN       8.220      9.959      7.473     11.222     50.18     9.367     12.907     13.676     13.709      46.34    0.49

     ISRAEL     13.013     10.910      8.317      8.109     -2.50    11.188     10.316     10.569     10.702      -4.34    0.38

     EGYPT      15.060      9.697      7.954      8.842     11.16    11.615      9.153     10.251     10.584      -8.87    0.38

     SLOVAK     13.411     13.982     10.473      6.836    -34.73    14.232      9.886     10.966     10.344     -27.32    0.37

     PHIL R      5.552      5.870      4.133      7.791     88.50     5.820      9.128      9.082      9.528      63.71    0.34

     FRANCE      8.232      7.200      5.572      7.578     36.00     7.603      9.288      9.001      9.206      21.08    0.33

     S ARAB      3.716      0.950      0.533      8.358   1467.38     2.796      6.638      8.245      8.774     213.84    0.31

     C RICA     15.021     12.466     11.549      7.826    -32.24    12.634      9.149      8.849      8.744     -30.79    0.31

     N ZEAL      8.613      9.317      8.135      7.209    -11.38     9.277      8.108      8.369      8.391      -9.55    0.30

     GUATMAL     2.505      3.100      2.623      7.024    167.77     2.859      6.671      7.392      7.501     162.38    0.27

     U KING      7.587      7.507      5.223      4.471    -14.40     6.200      6.986      7.287      6.755       8.95    0.24

     RUSSIA      0.007      2.990      0.059      3.468   5819.78     0.059      6.063      6.399      6.399   10822.31    0.23

     AUSTRAL     9.533      8.556      6.792      4.521    -33.44     8.428      7.545      7.221      6.285     -25.43    0.22

     CZECH       7.693      2.958      2.315      3.766     62.67     2.817      4.579      4.268      4.409      56.51    0.16

     COLOMB      2.458      2.210      1.559      3.332    113.71     2.145      3.291      3.600      3.982      85.71    0.14

     BELGIUM     4.912      4.632      3.291      2.527    -23.22     4.658      3.954      4.059      3.868     -16.97    0.14

     ROMANIA     5.692      3.219      2.672      3.150     17.90     4.005      4.014      3.656      3.697      -7.69    0.13

     PERU        4.266      3.610      2.806      2.741     -2.31     3.852      3.686      3.725      3.545      -7.97    0.13

     ARAB EM     8.545     16.190     13.722      0.192    -98.60    22.231      4.195      3.254      2.660     -88.03    0.09

     SWEDEN      0.086      3.163      1.863      0.964    -48.23     1.881      3.438      3.596      2.265      20.38    0.08

     NETHLDS     3.753      3.281      2.562      1.356    -47.06     3.054      2.047      2.022      2.076     -32.04    0.07

     HONDURA     2.332      2.432      1.933      1.542    -20.26     2.268      2.017      2.155      2.040     -10.06    0.07

     SLOVENI     2.278      1.921      1.542      1.393     -9.67     1.879      1.870      1.765      1.772      -5.72    0.06

     BELARUS    22.072     18.350     18.350      0.000   -100.00    23.879      1.864      1.109      0.000    -100.00    0.00

     UZBEKIS     0.000      2.617      2.617      0.000   -100.00     2.617      0.454      0.000      0.000    -100.00    0.00


     _WTO     2865.350   2753.245   2069.287   2134.401      3.15  2741.632   2816.590   2837.296   2818.359       2.80  100.00

     _OECD    1018.832    910.574    692.602    690.636     -0.28   921.259    911.508    918.598    908.608      -1.37   32.24

     _W HEMI   829.449    741.063    583.762    519.601    -10.99   789.861    679.771    681.047    676.902     -14.30   24.02

     _ASEAN    468.614    398.857    302.483    306.149      1.21   395.858    391.100    400.210    402.523       1.68   14.28

     _EU15     152.107    161.595    127.280    130.603      2.61   156.595    165.723    167.412    164.918       5.32    5.85

     _EC12     150.240    157.006    124.497    128.574      3.27   153.372    160.944    162.315    161.083       5.03    5.72

     _CBI       22.156     18.583     16.504     17.391      5.38    18.215     18.838     19.506     19.470       6.89    0.69

     _CAFTA     22.075     18.579     16.500     17.391      5.40    18.211     18.838     19.506     19.470       6.91    0.69

     _ANDEAN     6.782      5.907      4.416      6.133     38.90     6.050      7.060      7.385      7.624      26.01    0.27