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                                          |                                     |                              November 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 627:  MMF SHEETING STAP/FIL
                                         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       2.247      2.763      1.725      2.182     26.48     2.337      3.292      3.286      3.220      37.76  100.00

     CHINA P     0.858      1.470      0.796      1.427     79.16     0.982      1.988      2.019      2.100     113.87   65.23

     BAHRAIN     0.433      0.395      0.322      0.123    -61.94     0.471      0.246      0.230      0.196     -58.41    6.08


     _WTO        2.247      2.758      1.720      2.182     26.89     2.332      3.286      3.280      3.220      38.08  100.00

     _OECD       0.594      0.536      0.353      0.425     20.52     0.577      0.635      0.607      0.608       5.38   18.88