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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 604-A :  --ACRYLIC SPUN YARN ONLY
                                           Data in Kg.,  7.60 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     2314110    2202198    1888686    1689973    -10.52   2353534    1996560    2008189    2003485     -14.87  100.00

     TURKEY     201859     666680     576842     480171    -16.76    632466     585860     612013     570009      -9.88   28.45

     INDNSIA    692893     678240     595262     359729    -39.57    705322     466816     446689     442707     -37.23   22.10

     INDIA      326839     202766     145144     383278    164.07    219103     328438     390068     440900     101.23   22.01

     ROMANIA    535619     233948     212825     181793    -14.58    332454     212701     192142     202916     -38.96   10.13

     CHINA P    224762     115415      91247     117579     28.86    122783     152935     137584     141747      15.45    7.08

     MEXICO     142487      78200      59842      83854     40.13     83403     103636     113372     102212      22.55    5.10

     CANADA      66807      42263      34654      28373    -18.12     47791      39027      40555      35982     -24.71    1.80

     THAILND     15088      13545       6741      19811    193.89      6741      33356      26615      26615     294.82    1.33

     SPAIN           0          0          0      19305       *           0      19305      19305      19305        *      0.96

     EGYPT           0          0          0      14313       *           0      14313      14313      14313        *      0.71

     PHIL R      58110     134819     129807          0   -100.00    141275      32777       9474       5012     -96.45    0.25

     GERMANY     15758          0          0        449       *       15758          0        449        449     -97.15    0.02

     PERU        31197      33985      33985          0   -100.00     44017       6286       4500          0    -100.00    0.00


     _WTO      2314110    2202198    1888686    1689973    -10.52   2353534    1996560    2008189    2003485     -14.87  100.00

     _OECD      287030     711280     613833     528430    -13.91    698436     644316     672446     625877     -10.39   31.24

     _ASEAN     766091     826604     731810     379540    -48.14    853338     532949     482778     474334     -44.41   23.68

     _W HEMI    240491     154448     128481     112227    -12.65    175211     148949     158427     138194     -21.13    6.90

     _EU15       18364       2337       2337      19886    750.92     18179      19429      19878      19886       9.39    0.99

     _EU12       16064         34         34      19762  58023.53     15876      19305      19754      19762      24.48    0.99

     _ANDEAN     31197      33985      33985          0   -100.00     44017       6286       4500          0    -100.00    0.00