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                                          |                                     |                              November 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 300:  CARDED COTTON YARN
                                             Data in Kg.,  8.50 M2 per Kg.. 

                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     22210795  17678716   13994145   11302029    -19.24  19477856   16375386   15613319   14986600     -23.06  100.00

     PAKISTN    9558931   7997733    6628792    4619423    -30.31   9243991    6826320    6295111    5988364     -35.22   39.96

     MEXICO     4536040   5080405    4179336    2593142    -37.95   5235299    3942415    3686126    3494211     -33.26   23.32

     INDIA      2715122   2267813    1437898    2423729     68.56   2205086    3401695    3344337    3253644      47.55   21.71

     SPAIN       220704    361223     259520     543476    109.42    300002     581788     645179     645179     115.06    4.31

     INDNSIA    1132253    293501     222097     509677    129.48    297074     458710     578250     581081      95.60    3.88

     THAILND     751020    242179      67073      93646     39.62    274094     273601     264793     268752      -1.95    1.79

     CHINA P     693212    325059     282640     128572    -54.51    399262     179434     168037     170991     -57.17    1.14

     KOR REP    1226662    242512     209400      69772    -66.68    621978     134304     132805     102884     -83.46    0.69

     CANADA      116148    108731      89774      72363    -19.39    132976      96657      86470      91320     -31.33    0.61

     UZBEKIS          0    307691     307691          0   -100.00    307691      53252          0          0    -100.00    0.00


     _WTO      22210795  17363333   13678762   11302029    -17.38  19162473   16322134   15613319   14986600     -21.79  100.00

     _W HEMI    4878882   5285326    4351195    2699620    -37.96   5471554    4098847    3830148    3633751     -33.59   24.25

     _OECD      1795548    899545     698490     822809     17.80   1242934    1030318    1075503    1023864     -17.63    6.83

     _ASEAN     2582127    651801     325458     604439     85.72    687165     812824     923788     930782      35.45    6.21

     _EU15       360541    493509     362201     618545     70.77    445687     692136     748984     749853      68.25    5.00

     _EC12       359071    491862     360934     616420     70.78    444230     689800     746854     747348      68.23    4.99