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                                          |                                     |                              November 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |     By Part-Category,  9/2012 Data  |
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                                         Category 369-S :  --SHOP TOWELS ONLY
                                           Data in Kg.,  8.50 M2 per Kg.. 

                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     9934432    9543173    7313555    8479618     15.94   9827435   10688475   10787729   10709236       8.97  100.00

     PAKISTN   6868870    7127343    5367881    6945162     29.38   7219751    8624554    8749701    8704624      20.57   81.28

     INDIA      512785     757152     559217     513607     -8.16    740603     771487     737424     711542      -3.92    6.64

     BNGLDSH   1495867     701654     611820     345759    -43.49    896071     446986     440688     435593     -51.39    4.07

     EGYPT      396231     455850     354600     278437    -21.48    440379     430312     396562     379687     -13.78    3.55

     INDNSIA    325534     181112     127672     193885     51.86    201070     194202     229552     247325      23.00    2.31

     CHINA P    324168     300238     272541     145817    -46.50    309676     144559     157848     173514     -43.97    1.62

     GEORGIA         0          0          0      51517       *           0      51517      51517      51517        *      0.48

     PHIL R          0      19051      19051          0   -100.00     19051      19051      19051          0    -100.00    0.00


     _WTO      9934432    9543173    7313555    8479618     15.94   9827435   10688475   10787729   10709236       8.97  100.00

     _ASEAN     325560     200163     146723     193885     32.14    220121     213253     248603     247325      12.36    2.31