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                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 360:  COTTON PILLOWCASES
                                             Data in Nos,  0.90 M2 per Nos. 

                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    236449932 191048503  142834214  142380847     -0.32 200760077  191348264  192209556  190595136      -5.06  100.00

     INDIA     59822010  52002540   36123478   47644732     31.89  51538492   62745438   63494179   63523794      23.26   33.33

     PAKISTN   63648911  54037984   40864973   38015110     -6.97  54355724   54197026   53066075   51188121      -5.83   26.86

     CHINA P   76612879  56147638   43992295   37195172    -15.45  62402794   49225991   49518130   49350515     -20.92   25.89

     BAHRAIN    7644682   9601700    7697849    6772816    -12.02   9675281    8725190    8681379    8676667     -10.32    4.55

     CAMBOD     4404428   4251029    3253233    3796783     16.71   4346487    4271631    4625607    4794579      10.31    2.52

     TURKEY     6813859   3252675    1851697    2912722     57.30   5175898    3323192    4056090    4313700     -16.66    2.26

     PORTUGL    3756669   2464485    1934828    1428107    -26.19   3281013    1749649    1805970    1957764     -40.33    1.03

     TURKMEN    1701750   1498076     860926    1218511     41.53   1290500    1827261    1890495    1855661      43.79    0.97

     EGYPT      2347522   1899249    1216900     839287    -31.03   1807862    1427581    1473565    1521636     -15.83    0.80

     THAILND    3502918   2476851    2253249     636619    -71.75   2836773    1050492     914435     860221     -69.68    0.45

     MEXICO     1028334    723023     521943     636341     21.92    670046     907407     952517     837421      24.98    0.44

     ISRAEL      809457    645514     435539     557645     28.04    655707     754717     737408     767620      17.07    0.40

     ITALY       444528    390931     304277     299402     -1.60    422254     381135     383745     386056      -8.57    0.20

     INDNSIA      55589    419285     393700     142679    -63.76    426236     251401     216072     168264     -60.52    0.09

     BNGLDSH     770024    564679     516300      79097    -84.68    936840     242429     131885     127476     -86.39    0.07

     ARAB EM     158860    211609     179365      90525    -49.53    265244     114962     116529     122769     -53.71    0.06

     GERMANY      39689     37268      33527      19884    -40.69     44517      27594      28150      23625     -46.93    0.01

     HG KONG     189035    195841     195841      15000    -92.34    196877      14760      15000      15000     -92.38    0.01

     VIETNAM    1408442    121572     119233       8292    -93.05    217614       9905      10377      10631     -95.11    0.01

     BRAZIL     1179259      3710          0          0       *       99938       3710       3710       3710     -96.29    0.00


     _WTO     234748118 189543421  141973228  141162064     -0.57 199469517  189513785  190311843  188732257      -5.38   99.02

     _OECD     11103674   6175531    4148356    4684578     12.93   8960729    5510845    6303214    6711753     -25.10    3.52

     _ASEAN     9377749   7275863    6024711    4591898    -23.78   7833909    5592061    5775347    5843050     -25.41    3.07

     _EU15      4268147   2917192    2292772    1762773    -23.12   3776853    2178455    2237812    2387193     -36.79    1.25

     _EC12      4267950   2916865    2292583    1762696    -23.11   3776616    2178139    2237608    2386978     -36.80    1.25

     _W HEMI    2244767    749803     543206     648369     19.36    796700     932528     972512     854966       7.31    0.45