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                                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |   By Merged-Category,  8/2012 Data  |
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                                         Category 342/642 :  SKIRTS
                                                      Data in Doz, 14.90 M2 per Doz

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date                        Year-Endings                      YE  8/2012
   Country      2010       2011       8/2011     8/2012  % Change     8/2011     6/2012     7/2012     8/2012  % Change % Share

    WORLD     16321403  16344025    12208476   15055935     23.32   15633565   18798077   19119281   19191484     22.76  100.00

    CHINA P    7007926   6826314     4826625    6406943     32.74    6361658    8209218    8325353    8406632     32.15   43.80

    VIETNAM    2143184   2062801     1560620    1966574     26.01    2101628    2344050    2430139    2468755     17.47   12.86

    INDNSIA    1865888   1900266     1439282    1793204     24.59    1806692    2235084    2281257    2254188     24.77   11.75

    INDIA      1539339   1643892     1403445    1269829     -9.52    1585706    1512443    1519723    1510276     -4.76    7.87

    BNGLDSH     809192    828794      636120     838745     31.85     846693    1040024    1046026    1031419     21.82    5.37

    CAMBOD      554398    684699      504368     822282     63.03     608130     938384     984455    1002613     64.87    5.22

    PHIL R      357753    401690      301296     382340     26.90     385879     444660     471050     482734     25.10    2.52

    GUATMAL     346826    318415      241350     236857     -1.86     299462     319236     324349     313922      4.83    1.64

    MEXICO      274681    335381      266250     214483    -19.44     325694     292604     281605     283614    -12.92    1.48

    SRI LKA     263260    194045      148525     184289     24.08     200462     224202     223553     229809     14.64    1.20

    SALVADR      76163    101327       61548     107639     74.89      81680     150410     152371     147418     80.48    0.77

    THAILND     144055    128443      102852     112454      9.34     122600     148226     142103     138045     12.60    0.72

    CHINA T     142726    108041       84459      72167    -14.55     118853      99247      99207      95749    -19.44    0.50

    MALAYSA      81108    124280       94196      61519    -34.69     109052      95693      94906      91603    -16.00    0.48

    CANADA       82399     87634       62882      60837     -3.25      82273      90221      87274      85589      4.03    0.45

    TURKEY       41486     51083       30912      51719     67.31      41044      76185      74876      71890     75.15    0.37


    _WTO      16313851  16331872    12196621   15041573     23.33   15614797   18783381   19104570   19176824     22.81   99.92

    _ASEAN     5155776   5323085     4021242    5151795     28.11    5159587    6221131    6419361    6453638     25.08   33.63

    _W HEMI     963556   1017641      783739     775920     -1.00     971543    1039846    1029601    1009822      3.94    5.26

    _CBI        580347    570660      435283     482680     10.89     537092     635768     638279     618057     15.07    3.22

    _CAFTA      579191    569098      434196     467916      7.77     535686     620728     623123     602818     12.53    3.14

    _OECD       177134    196465      134529     155947     15.92     181064     226557     223909     217883     20.33    1.14