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                                          |                                     |                              November 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category  32:  COTTON NON-APPAREL PRODUCTS
                                                    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    7867.821   6608.841   5031.760   4974.751     -1.13  6872.348   6565.493   6579.674   6551.832      -4.66  100.00

     CHINA P  3219.538   2693.757   2028.607   1974.688     -2.66  2790.235   2662.079   2654.700   2639.838      -5.39   40.29

     PAKISTN  2002.371   1669.474   1300.319   1260.550     -3.06  1753.041   1655.327   1648.084   1629.704      -7.04   24.87

     INDIA    1294.381   1172.476    880.094    969.243     10.13  1200.020   1251.226   1260.596   1261.625       5.13   19.26

     MEXICO    196.001    182.877    153.749    102.103    -33.59   196.843    134.906    132.991    131.231     -33.33    2.00

     KOR REP   167.945    119.880     86.087     94.425      9.69   110.212    129.984    133.366    128.218      16.34    1.96

     BNGLDSH   108.719     73.340     56.818     68.598     20.73    84.631     79.832     82.876     85.120       0.58    1.30

     TURKEY     95.655     74.641     51.257     55.875      9.01    84.419     74.895     79.044     79.260      -6.11    1.21

     VIETNAM    95.168     82.139     59.870     56.186     -6.15    82.494     69.691     74.510     78.455      -4.90    1.20

     INDNSIA    70.563     58.950     45.072     47.199      4.72    57.666     58.621     61.657     61.077       5.92    0.93

     THAILND   110.535     73.224     56.908     38.965    -31.53    80.881     54.856     54.124     55.281     -31.65    0.84

     BAHRAIN    58.067     51.819     42.130     34.129    -18.99    54.735     45.116     44.416     43.819     -19.94    0.67

     CANADA     42.565     33.330     24.911     23.903     -4.04    35.302     32.208     31.406     32.323      -8.44    0.49

     CHINA T    35.315     30.007     23.728     22.842     -3.73    32.034     29.511     29.273     29.122      -9.09    0.44

     PORTUGL    40.388     33.106     24.764     20.138    -18.68    37.901     27.083     27.676     28.481     -24.85    0.43

     CAMBOD     29.960     27.542     22.456     23.207      3.35    29.961     26.584     27.952     28.293      -5.57    0.43

     ITALY      30.812     25.482     19.577     20.005      2.19    31.353     24.363     25.656     25.910     -17.36    0.40

     EGYPT      47.268     36.044     28.786     17.580    -38.93    40.051     25.822     25.242     24.838     -37.98    0.38

     JAPAN      24.234     23.107     17.643     18.261      3.50    23.212     23.566     23.946     23.725       2.21    0.36

     TURKMEN    17.478     15.976      9.901     14.511     46.56    14.369     18.928     20.627     20.586      43.27    0.31

     S ARAB      0.048      5.993      2.922     13.973    378.19     2.927     15.178     15.490     17.044     482.26    0.26

     ISRAEL     21.512     17.172     13.439     10.730    -20.15    17.888     14.710     14.391     14.464     -19.14    0.22

     GERMANY    10.947     11.866      8.913     10.956     22.91    11.389     13.239     13.585     13.908      22.12    0.21

     ARAB EM    11.186     11.028      7.347      8.342     13.55     9.262     12.320     11.665     12.024      29.82    0.18

     SPAIN       5.474      7.496      5.781      8.322     43.97     6.895      9.178      9.808     10.038      45.59    0.15

     PHIL R      9.692     10.413      8.393      5.244    -37.52    11.156      8.126      7.628      7.264     -34.89    0.11

     JORDAN      0.603      1.335      0.887      6.215    600.89     1.158      5.399      6.065      6.662     475.43    0.10

     COLOMB      9.913      8.056      6.452      4.712    -26.96     9.001      6.491      6.225      6.316     -29.83    0.10

     GUATMAL     5.465      4.690      3.869      4.193      8.39     5.462      4.404      5.410      5.014      -8.19    0.08

     HONDURA     2.363      3.762      2.157      3.283     52.22     2.533      4.693      4.858      4.888      93.00    0.07

     HG KONG     8.438      5.815      4.813      3.015    -37.36     6.632      4.273      3.917      4.017     -39.43    0.06

     FRANCE      5.315      3.863      2.846      2.993      5.17     4.124      3.950      3.995      4.010      -2.77    0.06

     U KING      2.544      2.949      2.109      2.564     21.58     2.947      3.274      3.487      3.404      15.52    0.05

     POLAND      2.832      2.307      1.989      2.736     37.51     2.777      2.476      2.799      3.053       9.96    0.05

     NEPAL       1.077      2.022      1.574      2.534     61.04     1.976      2.911      2.963      2.982      50.90    0.05

     BRAZIL     46.348      4.375      3.522      2.042    -42.04     7.468      2.944      2.984      2.894     -61.25    0.04

     UKRAINE     3.713      2.600      2.118      2.353     11.10     3.127      3.114      2.926      2.835      -9.36    0.04

     SALVADR     6.068      2.655      2.161      1.747    -19.18     3.270      2.071      2.111      2.241     -31.48    0.03

     N ZEAL      1.464      0.604      0.412      2.014    389.43     0.768      1.727      1.960      2.207     187.27    0.03

     NETHLDS     2.012      1.331      0.913      1.399     53.26     1.447      1.822      1.687      1.817      25.53    0.03

     CZECH       3.642      3.402      2.359      0.719    -69.53     3.084      2.294      1.978      1.762     -42.87    0.03

     SWITZLD     1.725      2.803      2.017      0.899    -55.44     2.369      2.054      1.860      1.685     -28.89    0.03

     PERU        2.567      1.787      1.397      1.128    -19.22     1.986      1.552      1.491      1.518     -23.58    0.02

     UZBEKIS     0.779      2.796      2.767      0.006    -99.80     2.775      0.493      0.038      0.034     -98.77    0.00


     _WTO     7849.097   6589.740   5018.922   4959.895     -1.18  6854.702   6545.525   6558.462   6530.713      -4.73   99.68

     _OECD     418.603    327.697    237.396    250.016      5.32   339.322    332.828    342.495    340.317       0.29    5.19

     _ASEAN    316.815    253.075    193.347    171.287    -11.41   262.884    218.533    226.510    231.015     -12.12    3.53

     _W HEMI   313.748    242.162    198.675    143.718    -27.66   262.749    189.973    188.190    187.205     -28.75    2.86

     _EU15     101.012     88.955     67.007     68.303      1.93    98.894     85.547     88.485     90.251      -8.74    1.38

     _EC12      99.968     87.903     66.187     67.629      2.18    97.792     84.622     87.630     89.344      -8.64    1.36

     _CBI       14.927     11.554      8.510      9.747     14.53    11.652     11.729     12.965     12.791       9.77    0.20

     _CAFTA     14.917     11.517      8.476      9.729     14.78    11.612     11.697     12.933     12.771       9.98    0.19

     _ANDEAN    12.520      9.888      7.861      5.871    -25.33    11.021      8.101      7.776      7.898     -28.34    0.12