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                                          |                                     |                              November 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category  61:  MAN-MADE FIBER APPAREL PRODUCTS
                                                    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   23287.349  27644.543  20805.076  22564.541      8.46 26993.934  29430.540  29391.830  29404.008       8.93  100.00

     CHINA P 10452.083  12210.493   9131.395   9824.362      7.59 11963.104  12898.101  12871.020  12903.459       7.86   43.88

     VIETNAM  2188.052   2791.143   2089.475   2492.489     19.29  2688.287   3171.837   3199.298   3194.157      18.82   10.86

     INDNSIA  1563.061   1913.243   1473.498   1558.594      5.78  1847.045   2045.425   2029.647   1998.338       8.19    6.80

     MEXICO    989.279   1114.996    871.718    836.003     -4.10  1115.645   1095.547   1085.783   1079.280      -3.26    3.67

     HONDURA   854.385    916.376    689.087    803.708     16.63   921.014   1002.447   1016.601   1030.998      11.94    3.51

     BNGLDSH   733.290    914.215    697.299    675.539     -3.12   907.163    918.099    900.182    892.455      -1.62    3.04

     CAMBOD    507.084    762.753    537.175    626.910     16.71   690.223    864.806    856.775    852.489      23.51    2.90

     SALVADR   493.715    545.982    397.437    495.333     24.63   515.301    618.461    629.332    643.878      24.95    2.19

     INDIA     372.543    529.158    402.836    482.210     19.70   497.268    606.981    611.121    608.532      22.37    2.07

     JORDAN    432.454    550.502    426.455    477.991     12.08   538.965    598.487    592.742    602.038      11.70    2.05

     PHIL R    451.001    568.413    433.508    453.247      4.55   548.797    592.139    586.008    588.151       7.17    2.00

     SRI LKA   402.571    496.880    377.597    442.779     17.26   475.330    556.838    560.504    562.062      18.25    1.91

     THAILND   554.257    521.899    405.244    404.034     -0.30   544.432    520.052    518.268    520.689      -4.36    1.77

     GUATMAL   304.704    404.215    311.000    323.918      4.15   387.937    415.131    416.789    417.133       7.53    1.42

     NICARAG   253.068    324.294    238.612    287.079     20.31   317.765    367.636    374.104    372.760      17.31    1.27

     DOM REP   270.834    288.899    209.430    232.494     11.01   278.841    305.572    311.854    311.963      11.88    1.06

     CHINA T   347.134    322.004    257.502    238.188     -7.50   337.207    311.363    303.275    302.691     -10.24    1.03

     CANADA    295.106    295.814    225.071    223.176     -0.84   297.233    295.981    297.101    293.919      -1.11    1.00

     EGYPT     185.927    267.206    198.625    213.339      7.41   250.292    280.655    280.537    281.919      12.64    0.96

     ITALY     196.447    234.119    168.440    186.174     10.53   224.513    252.820    252.654    251.853      12.18    0.86

     MALAYSA   134.770    156.670    120.730    104.050    -13.82   153.960    148.812    142.691    139.990      -9.07    0.48

     HAITI      87.230    112.217     84.412     97.401     15.39   111.443    121.444    123.909    125.206      12.35    0.43

     LESOTHO    76.367    110.921     82.088     86.262      5.09   100.729    112.487    109.711    115.096      14.26    0.39

     PAKISTN    70.418    105.202     78.450     87.030     10.94    99.249    113.984    113.881    113.782      14.64    0.39

     KOR REP   120.995    117.944     87.078     81.031     -6.94   120.969    115.562    114.355    111.896      -7.50    0.38

     TURKEY     73.873     90.642     67.284     83.545     24.17    85.409    109.231    107.770    106.903      25.17    0.36

     ISRAEL     90.104     92.690     69.442     65.935     -5.05    89.529     92.414     89.322     89.182      -0.39    0.30

     COLOMB    100.505     93.713     74.538     67.769     -9.08   100.857     88.873     88.672     86.944     -13.80    0.30

     KENYA      35.086     71.945     53.637     58.568      9.19    67.841     78.592     80.646     76.875      13.32    0.26

     PERU       60.661     80.151     61.528     52.589    -14.53    76.765     71.541     70.376     71.212      -7.23    0.24

     FRANCE     43.147     56.774     43.455     40.188     -7.52    56.761     53.556     53.482     53.508      -5.73    0.18

     HG KONG    38.009     45.640     33.173     39.118     17.92    44.751     50.100     50.754     51.585      15.27    0.18

     MOROC      27.060     43.207     34.413     42.001     22.05    42.163     50.506     49.797     50.796      20.47    0.17

     C RICA     55.875     49.043     36.682     28.613    -22.00    50.308     42.497     42.799     40.974     -18.56    0.14

     BAHRAIN    34.535     34.604     26.438     31.683     19.84    35.181     38.786     39.320     39.849      13.27    0.14

     ROMANIA    22.791     30.748     22.664     31.633     39.57    28.695     36.455     38.511     39.716      38.41    0.14

     PORTUGL    21.999     27.120     19.150     26.021     35.88    25.482     33.127     33.778     33.991      33.39    0.12

     SWAZLND    49.152     40.265     34.239     23.483    -31.41    47.063     30.764     29.232     29.509     -37.30    0.10

     TUNISIA    25.694     25.882     20.114     23.283     15.76    25.782     28.903     29.330     29.052      12.68    0.10

     BULGAR     15.545     21.459     15.660     19.284     23.14    19.969     26.429     25.499     25.082      25.60    0.09

     SINGAPR    45.519     31.571     25.274     17.564    -30.51    35.687     25.632     24.201     23.861     -33.14    0.08

     U KING     13.981     17.599     12.080     16.967     40.46    16.399     22.198     22.004     22.486      37.12    0.08

     SPAIN      10.318     15.829     11.299     11.864      5.00    14.009     17.283     16.751     16.393      17.02    0.06

     GERMANY    13.789     14.557     12.142     11.242     -7.41    14.356     14.046     13.731     13.658      -4.86    0.05

     ARAB EM     9.581     11.563      8.644      8.310     -3.87    11.838     11.555     11.250     11.229      -5.15    0.04

     BOTSWAN     5.573      7.952      5.212      7.947     52.48     6.212     10.051     10.653     10.687      72.02    0.04

     MALAWI      9.477     12.368      7.419      4.004    -46.03    10.823     11.427     10.042      8.952     -17.28    0.03

     MACAU      17.199      9.576      7.663      6.129    -20.02    12.126      8.641      8.513      8.042     -33.68    0.03

     MADAGAS    16.332      6.844      4.417      5.435     23.04     5.683      5.524      5.536      7.862      38.35    0.03

     TNZANIA     1.682      5.147      3.646      5.885     61.38     4.540      7.666      7.409      7.385      62.69    0.03

     ETHIOP      5.308      7.158      5.347      5.104     -4.55     6.433      7.613      7.514      6.915       7.49    0.02

     ECUADOR     5.854      6.284      5.160      3.220    -37.60     6.912      4.359      4.189      4.345     -37.14    0.01

     GUYANA      3.145      4.307      3.053      3.071      0.60     3.953      4.419      4.478      4.325       9.41    0.01


     _WTO    23275.455  27629.769  20793.706  22554.226      8.47 26979.575  29415.871  29377.249  29390.289       8.94   99.95

     _ASEAN   5448.564   6750.065   5088.296   5660.087     11.24  6513.531   7372.769   7360.967   7321.856      12.41   24.90

     _W HEMI  3784.935   4247.833   3216.129   3462.532      7.66  4195.292   4444.743   4476.766   4494.236       7.13   15.28

     _CBI     2323.090   2646.220   1970.424   2271.732     15.29  2587.306   2877.905   2920.170   2947.528      13.92   10.02

     _CAFTA   2232.581   2528.809   1882.249   2171.145     15.35  2471.165   2751.744   2791.480   2817.705      14.02    9.58

     _OECD     829.674    916.173    680.789    712.417      4.65   900.487    957.977    955.881    947.802       5.25    3.22

     _EU15     312.460    378.531    275.468    301.334      9.39   363.802    405.732    405.057    404.397      11.16    1.38

     _EC12     303.802    370.340    270.045    296.225      9.69   355.681    397.681    397.019    396.520      11.48    1.35

     _SUB-SAH  207.907    274.466    204.822    206.614      0.88   260.801    276.906    273.716    276.258       5.93    0.94

     _ANDEAN   167.138    180.253    141.290    123.662    -12.48   184.631    164.893    163.353    162.624     -11.92    0.55