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                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 665:  MMF FLOOR COVERINGS
                                         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     776.181    948.834    707.706    778.583     10.02   894.969   1019.438   1019.798   1019.711      13.94  100.00

     CHINA P   239.814    341.186    244.973    269.062      9.83   310.365    371.476    369.804    365.275      17.69   35.82

     TURKEY     92.185    120.849     93.872    114.869     22.37   114.052    137.981    140.271    141.846      24.37   13.91

     CANADA     98.397    113.478     84.564     91.755      8.50   110.105    120.102    120.495    120.670       9.60   11.83

     EGYPT     111.833    111.514     89.256     86.449     -3.15   109.091    111.363    109.821    108.706      -0.35   10.66

     BELGIUM    70.970     75.127     58.136     56.571     -2.69    73.190     75.530     74.056     73.562       0.51    7.21

     INDIA      19.343     26.318     17.845     39.150    119.39    22.605     42.466     43.993     47.622     110.67    4.67

     KOR REP    28.306     40.490     29.953     32.206      7.52    38.628     41.896     42.773     42.744      10.66    4.19

     NETHLDS    27.306     28.063     19.209     18.472     -3.84    25.510     26.098     26.941     27.326       7.12    2.68

     INDNSIA    14.270     14.914     11.741      9.499    -19.09    14.978     13.267     12.789     12.673     -15.39    1.24

     MEXICO      9.142      9.657      6.732      8.098     20.29     8.888      9.869     10.606     11.023      24.02    1.08

     ITALY       5.910      7.740      6.371      5.740     -9.90     7.913      7.587      7.456      7.109     -10.16    0.70


     _WTO      775.064    948.671    707.543    778.534     10.03   894.725   1019.321   1019.681   1019.662      13.96  100.00

     _OECD     348.783    418.263    315.857    345.448      9.37   399.987    443.395    445.972    447.854      11.97   43.92

     _EU15     125.646    138.255    103.601    102.973     -0.61   132.176    138.173    137.338    137.626       4.12   13.50

     _EC12     125.151    137.846    103.252    102.725     -0.51   131.624    137.864    137.004    137.319       4.33   13.47

     _W HEMI   109.337    123.493     91.548     99.967      9.20   119.487    130.227    131.335    131.912      10.40   12.94

     _ASEAN     25.140     24.880     19.738     16.590    -15.95    25.391     22.481     21.633     21.732     -14.41    2.13