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                                          |                                     |                              November 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 628:  MMF TWILLS/SATEENS 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     22067795  19258459   14342165   13131905     -8.44  18749508   18937120   18575667   18048199      -3.74  100.00

     CHINA P   15954612  13616744   10070962    8780331    -12.82  12998016   12852754   12575308   12326113      -5.17   68.30

     CANADA      566415   1349220     865988    1259689     45.46    871725    1984741    1944500    1742921      99.94    9.66

     CHINA T    2784818   1832431    1576705    1459715     -7.42   2370413    1648432    1686522    1715441     -27.63    9.50

     KOR REP    1673442   1137591     963749     694768    -27.91   1260474    1054036     980928     868610     -31.09    4.81


     _WTO      22067795  19258459   14342165   13131905     -8.44  18749508   18937120   18575667   18048199      -3.74  100.00

     _OECD      2326651   2619822    1937513    2041197      5.35   2260843    3157876    3034360    2723506      20.46   15.09

     _W HEMI     824865   1495918     989529    1445337     46.06   1034907    2186867    2152619    1951726      88.59   10.81