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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 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      11.909     12.452     10.654      9.498    -10.85    13.274     11.544     11.471     11.296     -14.90  100.00

     TURKEY      0.958      3.654      3.139      2.897     -7.70     3.408      3.584      3.703      3.412       0.10   30.21

     INDIA       1.541      1.105      0.785      2.002    154.97     1.178      1.760      2.058      2.321      96.99   20.55

     INDNSIA     2.951      3.389      3.002      1.723    -42.59     3.508      2.257      2.146      2.111     -39.82   18.69

     ROMANIA     2.639      1.313      1.196      0.935    -21.76     1.892      1.147      0.998      1.053     -44.34    9.32

     CHINA P     1.444      0.767      0.595      0.773     29.88     0.763      1.021      0.919      0.945      23.85    8.36

     MEXICO      0.996      0.643      0.499      0.651     30.40     0.672      0.828      0.896      0.795      18.30    7.03

     CANADA      0.521      0.367      0.296      0.227    -23.27     0.395      0.331      0.340      0.298     -24.46    2.64

     THAILND     0.075      0.092      0.048      0.140    190.89     0.048      0.232      0.184      0.184     282.73    1.63

     SPAIN       0.000      0.000      0.000      0.083       *       0.000      0.083      0.083      0.083        *      0.73


     _WTO       11.909     12.452     10.654      9.498    -10.85    13.274     11.544     11.471     11.296     -14.90  100.00

     _OECD       1.667      4.052      3.465      3.212     -7.30     3.986      3.998      4.130      3.799      -4.69   33.63

     _ASEAN      3.278      4.163      3.704      1.863    -49.70     4.261      2.658      2.382      2.322     -45.50   20.56

     _W HEMI     1.860      1.420      1.205      0.878    -27.12     1.589      1.232      1.265      1.093     -31.20    9.68

     _EU15       0.188      0.031      0.031      0.088    186.40     0.182      0.084      0.087      0.088     -51.53    0.78

     _EU12       0.156      0.001      0.001      0.087  13059.73     0.152      0.083      0.086      0.087     -42.64    0.77