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                                          |                                     |                              November 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 835:  W/G COATS, SILK / VEG BLENDS
                                         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      76.124     85.650     76.176     59.751    -21.56    88.611     68.224     68.069     69.225     -21.88  100.00

     CHINA P    51.176     54.370     48.740     36.324    -25.47    57.277     41.500     41.134     41.954     -26.75   60.60

     VIETNAM     4.401      5.690      4.913      4.206    -14.40     5.140      4.797      4.813      4.982      -3.07    7.20

     ITALY       4.780      4.784      3.774      3.720     -1.42     5.162      4.518      4.570      4.730      -8.38    6.83

     PHIL R      1.919      3.050      2.638      3.595     36.29     3.127      4.046      4.034      4.007      28.14    5.79

     INDNSIA     0.927      3.639      3.612      2.004    -44.52     3.631      1.980      1.990      2.030     -44.09    2.93

     INDIA       1.663      2.160      2.079      1.665    -19.94     2.113      1.742      1.762      1.746     -17.41    2.52

     THAILND     3.262      1.990      1.833      0.862    -52.96     1.960      1.020      1.019      1.019     -48.01    1.47

     SRI LKA     0.483      0.861      0.850      0.521    -38.70     0.866      0.533      0.532      0.532     -38.59    0.77

     BNGLDSH     0.421      0.764      0.653      0.275    -57.92     0.747      0.464      0.403      0.385     -48.38    0.56

     MEXICO      0.167      0.294      0.260      0.205    -21.29     0.284      0.282      0.284      0.239     -15.95    0.35

     UKRAINE     0.000      0.967      0.967      0.088    -90.92     0.967      0.089      0.088      0.088     -90.89    0.13


     _WTO       76.115     85.631     76.159     59.710    -21.60    88.594     68.181     68.027     69.183     -21.91   99.94

     _ASEAN     10.509     14.491     13.107     10.760    -17.91    13.969     11.948     11.961     12.143     -13.07   17.54

     _OECD       9.037      8.875      7.277      7.556      3.83     9.455      8.818      8.987      9.154      -3.19   13.22

     _EU15       6.668      6.284      5.073      5.485      8.13     6.975      6.467      6.533      6.697      -3.99    9.67

     _EC12       6.653      6.227      5.017      5.460      8.84     6.913      6.447      6.505      6.671      -3.51    9.64

     _W HEMI     1.148      1.379      1.302      1.679     28.95     1.370      1.727      1.809      1.755      28.12    2.54