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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 666-S :  MMF Sheets
                                           Data in Kg., 14.40 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    32268702   38695115   27785185   34171523     22.98  36674892   45174415   44970538   45081453      22.92  100.00

     CHINA P  29863183   35012530   25255826   32276854     27.80  33461019   41666500   41628828   42033558      25.62   93.24

     PAKISTN   1840328    1862160    1365421    1132161    -17.08   1895556    1727822    1741949    1628900     -14.07    3.61

     INDIA       89831     998041     517675     375533    -27.46    557040    1122256     978995     855899      53.65    1.90

     MEXICO     286029     375411     306154     173784    -43.24    368879     373731     324289     243041     -34.11    0.54

     TURKEY      83158     319649     296128      90550    -69.42    316266     108236     101691     114071     -63.93    0.25

     VIETNAM         0      59218       5636      14809    162.76      5636      68392      68391      68391    1113.47    0.15

     THAILND     39722      37249      24143      40834     69.13     37542      51112      51443      53940      43.68    0.12

     TURKMEN         0          0          0      16200       *           0          0      16200      16200        *      0.04

     BAHRAIN       143        707        707      13665   1832.81       707      12333      12809      13665    1832.81    0.03

     BNGLDSH      9830       5395        329       8238   2403.95      9579      11250      13304      13304      38.89    0.03

     CHINA T      3157       4264        307       5330   1636.16      1031       8872       9287       9287     800.78    0.02

     ITALY        9276       7243       5931       7243     22.12      8281       8310       8235       8555       3.31    0.02

     CANADA       4408       4478       4149       7492     80.57      4423       8140       7933       7821      76.83    0.02


     _WTO     32268066   38694615   27784685   34155323     22.93  36674392   45174415   44954338   45065253      22.88   99.96

     _W HEMI    291084     382318     311397     187618    -39.75    374538     383643     334053     258539     -30.97    0.57

     _OECD      106661     332412     307155     105627    -65.61    332980     125386     118242     130884     -60.69    0.29

     _ASEAN      56800      96656      29968      55643     85.67     44753     119504     119834     122331     173.35    0.27

     _EU12       16585       7891       6576       7368     12.04      9562       8645       8304       8683      -9.19    0.02

     _EU15       16585       7893       6578       7368     12.01      9564       8645       8304       8683      -9.21    0.02