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                                          |                                     |                              November 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 665:  MMF FLOOR COVERINGS
                                             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    115468475 119825145   91626277  100450496      9.63 117381504  126962946  128244130  128649364       9.60  100.00

     CHINA P   42070172  46441184   34379915   39421711     14.66  44717913   50871824   51550220   51482980      15.13   40.02

     EGYPT     22882109  20412486   16483825   17378501      5.43  20239890   21462506   21318351   21307162       5.27   16.56

     TURKEY    13036463  16667698   13033602   15035458     15.36  16001686   18282633   18696097   18669554      16.67   14.51

     CANADA    10150767  11472744    8710956    9650183     10.78  11270795   12383618   12466358   12411971      10.13    9.65

     BELGIUM    7506297   7452931    5890069    5459302     -7.31   7580342    6930183    7006235    7022164      -7.36    5.46

     INDIA      2090749   2238540    1573104    3393761    115.74   2019629    3371673    3552861    4059197     100.99    3.16

     KOR REP    2089485   2907228    2176322    2256423      3.68   2812980    2903190    2973606    2987329       6.20    2.32

     NETHLDS    3485598   3161287    2201427    1906478    -13.40   3002335    2674550    2713508    2866338      -4.53    2.23

     INDNSIA    2713309   2092466    1695066    1322564    -21.98   2310046    1744994    1728989    1719964     -25.54    1.34

     ITALY      1056289   1137088     960727    1001441      4.24   1213656    1168128    1191054    1177802      -2.95    0.92

     MEXICO     1301581   1181869     892782     553968    -37.95   1218131     875800     879449     843055     -30.79    0.66


     _WTO     115377148 119782761   91583893  100442371      9.67 117330601  126933644  128214646  128641239       9.64   99.99

     _OECD     38885991  44717504   34388264   36792910      6.99  43685047   46275291   46988797   47122150       7.87   36.63

     _W HEMI   12380096  12667619    9610411   10208025      6.22  12533489   13270785   13356055   13265233       5.84   10.31

     _EU15     13251391  13253632   10139325    9612805     -5.19  13172544   12350964   12515674   12727112      -3.38    9.89

     _EC12     13233402  13236395   10124065    9603143     -5.15  13147685   12340985   12502485   12715473      -3.29    9.88

     _ASEAN     4661177   3074508    2456571    1674856    -31.82   3414936    2475471    2359241    2292793     -32.86    1.78