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                                          |                                     |                              November 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 648:  W/G MMF SLACKS/BREECHES/SHORTS
                                         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    1523.472   1773.158   1349.866   1408.391      4.34  1740.577   1845.412   1837.659   1831.684       5.23  100.00

     CHINA P   401.624    433.272    327.915    325.604     -0.70   433.845    433.557    434.624    430.961      -0.66   23.53

     VIETNAM   223.018    269.291    201.419    247.976     23.11   256.529    308.828    310.209    315.848      23.12   17.24

     INDNSIA   145.494    157.187    121.685     96.486    -20.71   159.617    143.774    139.707    131.988     -17.31    7.21

     JORDAN     87.470    127.107     95.737     99.433      3.86   118.943    131.668    129.216    130.803       9.97    7.14

     GUATMAL   107.666    130.330    104.431     90.879    -12.98   130.633    121.813    120.104    116.778     -10.61    6.38

     CAMBOD     47.275     77.733     57.996     62.336      7.48    71.713     82.173     81.887     82.073      14.45    4.48

     SALVADR    37.066     39.824     29.537     52.049     76.22    37.354     52.863     57.298     62.337      66.88    3.40

     BNGLDSH    38.219     42.210     31.761     39.679     24.93    43.977     47.793     50.398     50.129      13.99    2.74

     PHIL R     43.808     45.535     35.384     36.844      4.13    47.926     46.723     46.479     46.995      -1.94    2.57

     MEXICO     53.487     52.148     42.234     35.411    -16.16    54.525     47.504     46.642     45.325     -16.87    2.47

     EGYPT      21.790     38.501     28.675     24.841    -13.37    35.692     36.960     34.908     34.667      -2.87    1.89

     LESOTHO    16.351     31.706     22.826     24.476      7.23    26.463     33.301     33.226     33.355      26.05    1.82

     CANADA     28.907     31.589     24.775     26.226      5.86    31.850     32.389     32.647     33.041       3.74    1.80

     SRI LKA    20.997     33.129     23.262     21.798     -6.29    28.604     34.455     31.016     31.665      10.70    1.73

     THAILND    22.244     25.339     20.704     20.457     -1.19    26.551     24.113     24.714     25.093      -5.49    1.37

     BAHRAIN    26.617     22.560     17.721     20.069     13.25    23.429     25.134     24.552     24.908       6.32    1.36

     CHINA T    36.722     25.761     20.353     18.737     -7.94    28.543     25.760     24.533     24.145     -15.41    1.32

     MALAYSA    27.103     30.925     25.491     17.834    -30.04    30.967     25.913     24.304     23.268     -24.86    1.27

     HONDURA    10.879     12.045      8.967     18.498    106.30    12.027     20.128     21.264     21.576      79.40    1.18

     NICARAG    13.818     22.358     13.314     11.942    -10.31    16.837     23.066     22.847     20.986      24.64    1.15

     INDIA      15.979     18.367     14.289     12.856    -10.03    17.862     19.683     18.016     16.933      -5.20    0.92

     HAITI       9.161     11.618      8.825     12.368     40.14    11.495     14.899     14.590     15.160      31.88    0.83

     KENYA       3.423      8.006      6.685     12.144     81.68     8.334     13.787     14.084     13.466      61.58    0.74

     MOROC       8.074      7.151      6.337     11.968     88.88     8.521     11.238     12.596     12.782      50.01    0.70

     DOM REP     9.200     12.090      9.647      9.410     -2.45    11.756     13.041     12.826     11.854       0.83    0.65

     TURKEY      5.492      6.238      3.476      6.171     77.53     5.156      9.405      8.906      8.932      73.26    0.49

     SINGAPR     6.329      6.010      5.001      6.219     24.34     7.121      6.905      7.409      7.228       1.49    0.39

     BOTSWAN     5.573      6.691      4.723      5.245     11.06     5.724      7.402      7.344      7.213      26.02    0.39

     SWAZLND    14.283     10.500      9.630      4.776    -50.40    12.510      6.093      5.357      5.646     -54.87    0.31

     PAKISTN     3.985      3.658      2.390      3.849     61.03     3.642      5.072      5.134      5.117      40.49    0.28

     COLOMB      3.555      4.379      3.569      3.819      7.00     4.395      4.085      4.421      4.629       5.33    0.25


     _WTO     1522.898   1772.759   1349.693   1407.740      4.30  1740.377   1844.619   1836.867   1830.806       5.20   99.95

     _ASEAN    515.310    612.023    467.680    488.152      4.38   600.432    638.431    634.713    632.495       5.34   34.53

     _W HEMI   276.182    319.647    247.550    263.331      6.37   313.782    333.902    336.491    335.428       6.90   18.31

     _CBI      188.964    230.293    176.006    196.654     11.73   221.768    248.391    251.383    250.941      13.16   13.70

     _CAFTA    179.364    218.252    166.857    183.941     10.24   209.825    233.027    236.312    235.335      12.16   12.85

     _SUB-SAH   41.549     58.087     44.415     49.326     11.06    53.767     62.878     62.785     62.998      17.17    3.44

     _OECD      50.247     54.987     40.353     47.191     16.95    53.297     61.691     61.384     61.825      16.00    3.38

     _EU15      11.906     14.141      9.928     12.080     21.68    13.053     16.346     16.237     16.293      24.82    0.89

     _EC12      11.657     13.830      9.856     11.883     20.57    12.867     15.989     15.806     15.857      23.24    0.87

     _ANDEAN     3.962      4.926      4.027      4.453     10.59     4.935      4.895      5.082      5.353       8.46    0.29