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                                          |                                     |                              November 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 607:  OTHER STAPLE FIBER YARN
                                             Data in Kg.,  6.50 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     14031675  12149395    8889893    7640765    -14.05  12237217   10831927   11003182   10900267     -10.93  100.00

     CHINA P    4017006   3955711    3016238    2417463    -19.85   4174081    3528656    3498697    3356936     -19.58   30.80

     INDNSIA    3211846   3113091    2135621    2112622     -1.08   2539093    3176644    3223681    3090092      21.70   28.35

     INDIA      1597322   1868858    1400230    1391189     -0.65   1863654    1605634    1668673    1859817      -0.21   17.06

     CANADA      709415    855282     600436     587721     -2.12    780262     880461     855246     842567       7.99    7.73

     KOR REP    1140070    360823     231054     351845     52.28    618422     410901     429822     481614     -22.12    4.42

     MEXICO      553603    805585     725267     290319    -59.97   1001367     317195     331964     370637     -62.99    3.40

     VIETNAM    1339723    601464     343284      83930    -75.55    415335     433957     454000     342110     -17.63    3.14

     THAILND     649932    289117     163084     179271      9.93    380581     249695     284768     305304     -19.78    2.80

     PHIL R      134933     38964      38964          0   -100.00    136397          0          0          0    -100.00    0.00


     _WTO      14031675  12149395    8889893    7640765    -14.05  12237217   10831927   11003182   10900267     -10.93  100.00

     _ASEAN     5336434   4057655    2695972    2375823    -11.88   3486425    3860296    3962449    3737506       7.20   34.29

     _OECD      2181316   1320333     921547     996741      8.16   1568784    1371350    1364105    1395527     -11.04   12.80

     _W HEMI    1265246   1661680    1326286     880178    -33.64   1782867    1198385    1187939    1215572     -31.82   11.15