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                                          |                                     |                              November 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 619:
POLYESTER FILAMENT FABRIC, LIGHT-WEIGHT
                                             Data in M2.,  1.00 M2 per M2.. 

                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    195638414 234087415  166885102  205203007     22.96 217368971  269585925  272015466  272405320      25.32  100.00

     CHINA P   82158626 104413032   73614505  111780163     51.85  95136397  136867394  140199124  142578690      49.87   52.34

     KOR REP   54524552  61924632   44661594   49321943     10.43  59223728   66449884   66405743   66584981      12.43   24.44

     CHINA T   12175564  17292972   11828179   13316168     12.58  14482704   19732906   18981642   18780961      29.68    6.89

     INDIA      9535040   8229192    5902744    6242111      5.75   8278641    9226868    9069622    8568559       3.50    3.15

     TURKEY     7533295   9829114    7931615    6275110    -20.88  10327278    7815991    8120517    8172609     -20.86    3.00

     CANADA     5279016   8381474    6191827    3460686    -44.11   7769760    5572437    5500138    5650333     -27.28    2.07

     JAPAN      5848044   5806353    4205608    3845547     -8.56   5470466    5739343    5565858    5446292      -0.44    2.00

     VIETNAM    4536868   4471669    2948147    2152718    -26.98   4628538    4348068    4431970    3676240     -20.57    1.35

     MALAYSA    3030455   3402243    2701792    2174468    -19.52   3182905    3098784    2981127    2874919      -9.68    1.06

     THAILND    3174385   3673398    2602736    1548728    -40.50   3131404    3013177    2945390    2619390     -16.35    0.96

     INDNSIA    1982386   2205976     860969    1103303     28.15   1234786    2523304    2556074    2448310      98.28    0.90

     MEXICO      984731   1434566    1118382     777611    -30.47   1433565    1239752    1169351    1093795     -23.70    0.40


     _WTO     195581542 234046598  166844621  205199272     22.99 217324232  269543693  271973234  272401249      25.34  100.00

     _OECD     68912661  81517991   59812026   60412704      1.00  78741634   81555471   81771233   82118669       4.29   30.15

     _ASEAN    12739015  13780799    9141157    6980053    -23.64  12205146   12986411   12915397   11619695      -4.80    4.27

     _W HEMI    8247829  10243336    7665481    4637953    -39.50   9743659    7299603    7145315    7215808     -25.94    2.65

     _EU15      1453538   1304621     965900    1265648     31.03   1316638    1618106    1640296    1604369      21.85    0.59

     _EC12      1414127   1272982     941383    1260212     33.87   1272548    1601288    1622818    1591811      25.09    0.58