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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 300-W :  --85% OR > COTTON CARDED YARN
                                                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      62.909     70.785     58.382     32.990    -43.49    75.339     53.027     48.880     45.392     -39.75  100.00

     PAKISTN    25.181     30.913     26.048     15.193    -41.67    33.556     23.954     21.453     20.059     -40.22   44.19

     MEXICO     16.943     22.669     19.051      7.829    -58.91    23.673     14.445     13.116     11.447     -51.64   25.22

     INDIA       7.196      9.071      6.533      6.579      0.70     8.378      9.521      9.384      9.117       8.81   20.08

     INDNSIA     3.178      1.229      1.096      0.813    -25.81     1.283      0.768      0.907      0.946     -26.25    2.08

     U KING      0.358      0.486      0.307      0.398     29.66     0.346      0.614      0.614      0.577      66.70    1.27

     SPAIN       0.349      0.417      0.322      0.311     -3.39     0.404      0.387      0.406      0.406       0.50    0.89

     CANADA      0.304      0.360      0.265      0.290      9.29     0.408      0.409      0.396      0.384      -5.83    0.85

     KOR REP     3.467      1.111      0.982      0.239    -75.63     2.543      0.457      0.468      0.369     -85.50    0.81

     CHINA P     1.956      1.029      0.908      0.207    -77.26     1.283      0.371      0.326      0.327     -74.51    0.72

     TURKEY      0.324      0.201      0.138      0.231     67.09     0.160      0.431      0.431      0.294      83.92    0.65

     ITALY       0.527      0.363      0.291      0.214    -26.32     0.508      0.298      0.288      0.287     -43.50    0.63

     VIETNAM     1.766      0.417      0.149      0.005    -96.44     0.272      0.272      0.273      0.274       0.51    0.60

     GERMANY     0.168      0.373      0.260      0.141    -45.93     0.292      0.309      0.232      0.254     -13.05    0.56

     BRAZIL      0.060      0.199      0.151      0.190     25.99     0.170      0.201      0.239      0.238      40.30    0.52


     _WTO       62.909     69.459     57.056     32.990    -42.18    74.013     52.843     48.880     45.392     -38.67  100.00

     _W HEMI    17.515     23.324     19.517      8.382    -57.05    24.319     15.184     13.873     12.189     -49.88   26.85

     _OECD       5.553      3.544      2.793      1.864    -33.25     4.897      2.948      2.879      2.615     -46.60    5.76

     _EU15       1.457      1.738      1.274      1.103    -13.43     1.652      1.652      1.583      1.567      -5.15    3.45

     _EU12       1.439      1.717      1.258      1.086    -13.67     1.634      1.629      1.562      1.545      -5.46    3.40

     _ASEAN      5.351      1.652      1.245      0.822    -33.95     1.696      1.049      1.189      1.229     -27.51    2.71