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                                          |                                     |                              November 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 619:
POLYESTER FILAMENT FABRIC, LIGHT-WEIGHT
                                         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     139.825    175.482    127.013    147.097     15.81   164.527    194.676    196.336    195.567      18.87  100.00

     CHINA P    39.683     58.189     41.269     59.694     44.65    51.677     74.556     76.113     76.614      48.26   39.18

     KOR REP    38.000     46.812     33.839     37.737     11.52    44.173     50.669     50.627     50.710      14.80   25.93

     TURKEY     11.709     14.456     11.179      9.655    -13.63    14.506     12.687     12.867     12.933     -10.85    6.61

     CHINA T     8.230      9.408      6.489      7.758     19.56     8.739     10.770     10.802     10.677      22.18    5.46

     INDIA       8.788      8.921      6.496      7.795     20.00     8.645     10.362     10.545     10.221      18.22    5.23

     CANADA      7.979      9.635      6.939      5.808    -16.30     9.426      8.339      8.280      8.504      -9.78    4.35

     JAPAN       7.476      9.397      7.166      4.864    -32.12     9.284      7.519      7.200      7.095     -23.57    3.63

     VIETNAM     2.394      3.029      1.943      1.515    -22.05     2.820      3.096      3.133      2.601      -7.77    1.33

     MEXICO      1.866      1.776      1.353      1.606     18.65     1.798      2.037      2.019      2.029      12.81    1.04

     MALAYSA     1.146      1.829      1.423      1.166    -18.11     1.662      1.722      1.632      1.572      -5.45    0.80

     THAILND     1.401      2.061      1.482      0.873    -41.06     1.717      1.669      1.619      1.452     -15.42    0.74

     INDNSIA     2.331      1.204      1.025      1.208     17.92     1.504      1.485      1.518      1.388      -7.73    0.71


     _WTO      139.773    175.436    126.967    147.090     15.85   164.470    194.639    196.299    195.559      18.90  100.00

     _OECD      64.053     77.444     56.695     58.581      3.33    74.492     78.795     79.065     79.330       6.50   40.56

     _W HEMI    11.390     12.447      9.140      8.338     -8.78    12.455     11.520     11.407     11.644      -6.51    5.95

     _ASEAN      7.289      8.152      5.902      4.763    -19.29     7.731      7.975      7.903      7.013      -9.29    3.59

     _EU15       5.366      5.409      3.910      4.723     20.79     5.279      6.029      6.262      6.222      17.85    3.18

     _EC12       5.191      5.255      3.781      4.670     23.50     5.060      5.961      6.192      6.143      21.40    3.14