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                                          |                                     |                              November 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category  11:  TOTAL YARN IMPORTS
                                                    Data in Million $$$

                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    1402.291   1547.854   1183.849   1110.856     -6.17  1529.000   1484.443   1482.900   1474.861      -3.54  100.00

     CANADA    304.379    306.210    235.483    188.782    -19.83   317.836    263.743    261.320    259.509     -18.35   17.60

     MEXICO    181.526    192.711    153.070    138.081     -9.79   199.537    180.110    179.248    177.722     -10.93   12.05

     CHINA P   131.460    170.125    126.493    129.828      2.64   158.554    171.799    172.259    173.461       9.40   11.76

     INDNSIA   107.742    122.702     96.140     89.720     -6.68   117.624    112.859    116.403    116.282      -1.14    7.88

     INDIA      67.534     86.047     64.230     70.139      9.20    78.788     93.296     93.500     91.957      16.71    6.23

     TURKEY     60.649     76.195     57.875     61.663      6.55    73.407     78.678     79.528     79.983       8.96    5.42

     KOR REP    76.662     68.766     48.536     58.621     20.78    61.719     77.641     79.916     78.851      27.76    5.35

     CHINA T    49.534     60.505     42.883     45.324      5.69    57.269     64.255     63.339     62.946       9.91    4.27

     ITALY      59.362     62.319     48.526     43.836     -9.67    63.063     59.242     56.575     57.629      -8.62    3.91

     GERMANY    44.899     46.562     35.071     34.292     -2.22    46.630     46.590     46.267     45.783      -1.82    3.10

     JAPAN      24.863     30.069     21.659     24.856     14.76    28.006     32.790     33.371     33.266      18.78    2.26

     FRANCE     22.347     24.602     17.369     20.577     18.47    23.376     28.105     27.728     27.810      18.97    1.89

     PAKISTN    33.864     40.045     33.323     20.352    -38.93    43.153     31.117     28.859     27.074     -37.26    1.84

     THAILND    40.077     36.042     28.578     15.577    -45.49    37.976     25.450     23.726     23.041     -39.33    1.56

     PERU       17.481     18.501     13.659     15.628     14.42    18.506     20.293     21.002     20.471      10.62    1.39

     PORTUGL    11.428     16.252     13.935     16.572     18.92    15.211     18.682     19.071     18.889      24.18    1.28

     NETHLDS    14.748     19.471     15.562     14.475     -6.99    17.855     19.203     18.757     18.383       2.96    1.25

     U KING      9.951     13.927     10.237     13.775     34.57    12.702     16.098     17.121     17.465      37.50    1.18

     VIETNAM    22.290     23.592     17.696     11.049    -37.57    22.306     17.207     16.909     16.944     -24.04    1.15

     MALAYSA    11.334     12.279      9.533     10.363      8.71    12.505     12.674     12.779     13.109       4.83    0.89

     N ZEAL      8.871     12.976      9.884      9.693     -1.94    11.693     12.702     12.962     12.785       9.34    0.87

     LATVIA      6.634      7.344      4.981      6.604     32.58     6.754      8.373      8.576      8.967      32.76    0.61

     SPAIN       5.026      6.636      5.086      7.114     39.87     6.171      8.360      8.711      8.663      40.39    0.59

     COLOMB      6.503      6.814      4.838      6.372     31.72     6.420      8.116      8.278      8.349      30.04    0.57

     EGYPT       9.869      9.296      7.857      6.877    -12.47    10.646      8.009      8.415      8.316     -21.89    0.56

     ISRAEL      7.183      6.318      4.612      5.152     11.71     6.177      6.436      6.518      6.858      11.03    0.47

     ROMANIA     5.594      4.950      3.814      4.876     27.85     5.163      6.513      6.161      6.012      16.43    0.41

     PHIL R      3.071      3.592      2.593      4.250     63.92     3.594      5.092      5.040      5.249      46.07    0.36

     AUSTRAL     6.564      7.777      6.190      2.904    -53.09     7.384      5.761      5.057      4.491     -39.18    0.30

     BELGIUM     3.474      3.512      2.810      2.360    -16.00     3.622      3.111      3.247      3.063     -15.44    0.21

     C RICA      4.885      4.488      4.138      2.702    -34.70     4.494      3.210      3.092      3.052     -32.09    0.21

     SLOVAK      3.289      3.762      2.753      1.990    -27.73     3.711      2.981      3.175      2.999     -19.19    0.20

     SLOVENI     2.246      2.698      2.100      2.317     10.32     2.499      2.978      2.883      2.915      16.63    0.20

     GUATMAL     0.865      1.186      0.994      2.626    164.06     1.071      2.547      2.781      2.817     163.11    0.19

     SWEDEN      0.279      0.865      0.557      1.368    145.70     0.632      1.682      1.823      1.676     165.28    0.11

     S ARAB      1.351      0.365      0.172      1.476    758.03     1.084      1.329      1.588      1.669      53.99    0.11

     CZECH       2.325      1.165      0.914      1.321     44.53     1.099      1.588      1.610      1.572      42.99    0.11

     ARAB EM     5.918     10.824      9.375      0.106    -98.87    15.278      2.455      1.905      1.556     -89.82    0.11

     RUSSIA      0.011      0.631      0.044      0.672   1412.61     0.044      1.214      1.258      1.258    2733.23    0.09

     HONDURA     1.204      1.159      0.905      0.781    -13.68     1.076      0.971      1.060      1.035      -3.86    0.07

     BELARUS     3.078      3.277      3.277      0.000   -100.00     4.092      0.355      0.206      0.000    -100.00    0.00

     UZBEKIS     0.000      1.331      1.331      0.000   -100.00     1.331      0.190      0.000      0.000    -100.00    0.00


     _WTO     1399.147   1543.119   1179.115   1110.849     -5.79  1523.450   1483.888   1482.686   1474.853      -3.19  100.00

     _OECD     640.259    676.243    514.749    483.825     -6.01   671.222    649.633    648.273    645.319      -3.86   43.75

     _W HEMI   525.037    536.551    417.285    359.360    -13.88   554.459    484.589    482.663    478.626     -13.68   32.45

     _EU15     176.067    197.700    151.780    157.444      3.73   192.888    204.596    203.133    203.365       5.43   13.79

     _EC12     173.442    194.737    149.628    153.988      2.91   190.192    200.802    198.869    199.097       4.68   13.50

     _ASEAN    184.826    198.501    154.835    130.971    -15.41   194.370    173.417    174.945    174.637     -10.15   11.84

     _ANDEAN    24.143     25.520     18.623     22.094     18.64    25.074     28.582     29.414     28.991      15.62    1.97

     _CBI        8.580      7.233      6.278      6.777      7.94     7.082      7.466      7.711      7.731       9.16    0.52

     _CAFTA      8.481      7.231      6.277      6.777      7.97     7.081      7.466      7.711      7.731       9.18    0.52