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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 224-V :  Woven Pile Fabric
                                                Data in Million U.S. Dollars. 

                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     142.535    147.275    112.989     90.665    -19.76   147.879    132.053    128.518    124.952     -15.50  100.00

     CHINA P    88.114     89.494     69.365     69.416      0.07    89.466     92.128     90.811     89.544       0.09   71.66

     INDIA      11.467     11.811      9.017      7.428    -17.61    11.871     10.445     10.697     10.222     -13.89    8.18

     ITALY      11.752     13.655     10.158      5.174    -49.06    13.529      9.780      9.010      8.671     -35.90    6.94

     TURKEY      4.711      4.568      3.270      2.438    -25.45     4.661      3.915      3.801      3.736     -19.85    2.99

     BELGIUM     7.411      8.595      6.322      1.412    -77.67     8.236      4.610      4.299      3.685     -55.26    2.95

     KOR REP     2.175      3.043      2.313      1.442    -37.66     2.965      2.348      2.132      2.172     -26.73    1.74

     MEXICO      6.575      5.616      4.382      0.264    -93.97     6.059      2.486      1.909      1.498     -75.27    1.20

     GERMANY     2.559      2.521      1.780      0.540    -69.66     2.393      1.589      1.489      1.281     -46.47    1.03

     FRANCE      2.160      2.363      1.885      0.544    -71.13     2.680      1.240      1.084      1.022     -61.86    0.82

     NETHLDS     1.381      1.374      1.040      0.313    -69.88     1.464      0.842      0.749      0.647     -55.80    0.52


     _WTO      142.531    147.153    112.948     90.665    -19.73   147.838    131.971    128.436    124.870     -15.54   99.93

     _OECD      33.912     37.904     28.164     12.924    -54.11    37.820     25.892     24.044     22.664     -40.07   18.14

     _EU15      26.209     29.334     21.812      8.552    -60.79    29.187     18.905     17.411     16.075     -44.92   12.86

     _EU12      26.111     29.241     21.737      8.521    -60.80    29.104     18.846     17.361     16.025     -44.94   12.83

     _W HEMI     7.966      6.792      5.348      0.437    -91.83     7.414      2.920      2.313      1.880     -74.64    1.50