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                                          |                                     |                              November 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 625:  MMF POPLIN/BROADCLTH STAP/FIL
                                             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     14370924  12530734    8588599   12567106     46.32  11852061   15201778   15331744   16509241      39.29  100.00

     THAILND    6882933   4006156    3175787    3730403     17.46   4698066    3965063    4031198    4560772      -2.92   27.63

     CHINA T     747914    519756     211054    3503245   1559.88    213694    2595812    3044523    3811947    1683.83   23.09

     CHINA P    1267051   2461342    1540321    2438516     58.31   1802057    3387230    3337670    3359537      86.43   20.35

     PAKISTN    3279336   1759852     952798    2105168    120.95   1247119    3071335    2859825    2912222     133.52   17.64

     ARAB EM    1394850   2148091    1222889      64758    -94.70   2204291    1223760    1223760     989960     -55.09    6.00

     TURKEY       91664   1215844    1153888       8552    -99.26   1159187     239488      69750      70508     -93.92    0.43


     _WTO      14370924  12530734    8588599   12567106     46.32  11852061   15201778   15331744   16509241      39.29  100.00

     _ASEAN     6972421   4051976    3206274    3771921     17.64   4780144    4024826    4090961    4617623      -3.40   27.97

     _OECD       374591   1457371    1347078     120104    -91.08   1444725     429450     243281     230397     -84.05    1.40