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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 607-P :  POLY/COTTON STAPLE FIBER YARN
                                           Data in Kg.,  6.50 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     5715051    4579980    3660218    2864757    -21.73   5294687    3601110    3685033    3784519     -28.52  100.00

     CHINA P   2237405    2446750    1865281    1737479     -6.85   2691693    2353844    2423500    2318948     -13.85   61.27

     INDIA      415388    1117857     940112     706327    -24.87   1143878     762266     757168     884072     -22.71   23.36

     KOR REP    397008     286623     159303     140740    -11.65    335365     226268     235265     268060     -20.07    7.08

     MEXICO     344115     570344     551969     128937    -76.64    756903      94113     100154     147312     -80.54    3.89

     THAILND    174024      43483      39958      65605     64.18    107762      86912      86912      69130     -35.85    1.83

     INDNSIA    711508      37564      37564      44629     18.81    113322      10359      29730      44629     -60.62    1.18

     CANADA      87882      70535      63068      14982    -76.24     82468      37487      22387      22449     -72.78    0.59

     TURKEY          0       1601          0      14902       *           0      16503      16503      16503        *      0.44

     VIETNAM   1212947          0          0          0       *       59900          0          0          0    -100.00    0.00


     _WTO      5715051    4579980    3660218    2864757    -21.73   5294687    3601110    3685033    3784519     -28.52  100.00

     _OECD      494737     363982     225334     174296    -22.65    421229     286132     280085     312944     -25.71    8.27

     _W HEMI    432166     640879     615037     143919    -76.60    839371     131600     122541     169761     -79.78    4.49

     _ASEAN    2098479      81047      77522     110234     42.20    280984      97271     116642     113759     -59.51    3.01