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                                          |                                     |                              November 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 360:  COTTON PILLOWCASES
                                         Data in Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                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     361.859    337.713    249.819    244.243     -2.23   343.555    337.798    335.508    332.136      -3.32  100.00

     INDIA     134.537    134.066     92.479    115.067     24.42   128.996    156.802    156.730    156.653      21.44   47.17

     CHINA P   104.614     81.285     64.391     52.753    -18.07    90.865     69.519     69.193     69.647     -23.35   20.97

     PAKISTN    69.087     67.901     51.775     41.817    -19.23    67.398     63.729     61.437     57.944     -14.03   17.45

     BAHRAIN    11.252     17.056     13.503     11.439    -15.29    16.138     15.567     15.140     14.992      -7.10    4.51

     PORTUGL    10.230      9.325      7.470      5.292    -29.16    10.872      7.047      7.344      7.146     -34.27    2.15

     TURKEY      7.172      5.631      2.983      3.980     33.45     6.389      5.682      6.555      6.629       3.76    2.00

     ITALY       4.160      3.850      2.899      2.960      2.11     4.061      3.871      3.876      3.911      -3.71    1.18

     CAMBOD      2.481      3.123      2.375      2.602      9.52     3.011      3.061      3.250      3.349      11.22    1.01

     ISRAEL      2.817      3.113      2.240      2.207     -1.50     3.002      3.258      2.993      3.079       2.57    0.93

     TURKMEN     1.558      2.110      1.201      1.893     57.68     1.631      2.791      2.887      2.803      71.81    0.84

     EGYPT       2.326      2.187      1.440      1.000    -30.54     1.960      1.659      1.689      1.747     -10.85    0.53

     THAILND     3.864      3.633      3.267      0.950    -70.92     3.857      1.632      1.417      1.316     -65.88    0.40

     MEXICO      2.557      1.092      0.878      0.865     -1.41     1.292      1.030      1.092      1.080     -16.42    0.33

     ARAB EM     0.417      0.638      0.550      0.245    -55.40     0.767      0.321      0.320      0.334     -56.47    0.10

     INDNSIA     0.123      0.568      0.530      0.176    -66.77     0.561      0.349      0.282      0.214     -61.87    0.06

     GERMANY     0.297      0.287      0.242      0.146    -39.60     0.316      0.229      0.222      0.191     -39.45    0.06

     BNGLDSH     0.746      0.771      0.710      0.087    -87.75     1.055      0.301      0.155      0.149     -85.91    0.04

     VIETNAM     0.871      0.130      0.117      0.033    -71.45     0.198      0.043      0.046      0.047     -76.41    0.01

     HG KONG     0.268      0.051      0.051      0.034    -33.75     0.056      0.033      0.034      0.034     -39.94    0.01

     BRAZIL      1.479      0.004      0.000      0.000       *       0.131      0.004      0.004      0.004     -96.65    0.00


     _WTO      360.298    335.599    248.618    242.341     -2.52   341.923    334.995    332.610    329.322      -3.69   99.15

     _OECD      22.577     19.699     14.071     12.767     -9.27    22.324     17.341     18.495     18.396     -17.60    5.54

     _EU15      15.250     13.957     10.996      8.690    -20.97    15.810     11.554     11.833     11.651     -26.30    3.51

     _EC12      15.232     13.944     10.987      8.685    -20.95    15.795     11.542     11.825     11.642     -26.29    3.51

     _ASEAN      7.422      7.531      6.343      3.866    -39.05     7.703      5.206      5.116      5.054     -34.39    1.52

     _W HEMI     4.185      1.240      1.013      0.946     -6.59     1.582      1.156      1.209      1.173     -25.86    0.35