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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 million dollars

                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      921.227  1000.840     745.222    868.384     16.53    946.139   1111.683   1126.360   1124.002     18.80  100.00

    CHINA P    393.649   404.820     288.071    344.696     19.66    379.807    457.529    461.406    461.445     21.49   41.05

    INDNSIA    103.298   109.241      83.619    109.202     30.60    105.609    134.337    135.960    134.824     27.66   11.99

    VIETNAM    107.744   118.465      88.154    101.519     15.16    115.330    126.317    130.060    131.830     14.31   11.73

    INDIA       98.657   121.180     101.661     96.426     -5.15    113.664    116.360    117.015    115.945      2.01   10.32

    CAMBOD      27.095    31.400      22.417     36.055     60.84     27.226     42.094     44.127     45.038     65.43    4.01

    BNGLDSH     31.797    36.889      29.757     34.831     17.05     36.514     43.158     42.748     41.963     14.92    3.73

    PHIL R      22.238    28.171      19.761     24.903     26.02     24.967     31.214     33.109     33.313     33.42    2.96

    SRI LKA     19.378    16.709      12.418     16.412     32.16     15.981     20.129     20.451     20.703     29.54    1.84

    MEXICO      13.291    14.874      11.652     10.113    -13.21     14.346     13.712     13.396     13.335     -7.05    1.19

    GUATMAL     13.092    13.440      10.336      9.427     -8.80     12.718     12.660     13.059     12.530     -1.48    1.11

    CANADA      12.582    13.000       9.371      8.842     -5.64     12.527     13.180     12.860     12.471     -0.44    1.11

    THAILND      8.329     8.447       6.706      7.216      7.61      7.961      9.170      9.039      8.957     12.52    0.80

    CHINA T      9.396     8.556       6.918      6.557     -5.21      8.789      8.132      8.434      8.195     -6.76    0.73

    TURKEY       4.248     5.125       3.261      4.925     51.02      4.451      6.911      6.888      6.789     52.52    0.60

    SALVADR      3.715     4.364       2.900      4.740     63.45      4.029      6.370      6.488      6.204     53.97    0.55

    MALAYSA      3.115     5.332       4.042      2.613    -35.35      4.717      4.237      4.146      3.903    -17.24    0.35


    _WTO       920.903  1000.310     744.722    867.621     16.50    945.422   1110.882   1125.557   1123.209     18.81   99.93

    _ASEAN     272.254   302.332     225.723    282.884     25.32    287.047    348.919    358.044    359.493     25.24   31.98

    _W HEMI     50.569    56.008      42.646     42.555     -0.21     53.868     57.500     57.480     55.918      3.81    4.97

    _OECD       36.149    41.919      28.781     30.590      6.28     39.144     44.683     44.667     43.728     11.71    3.89

    _CBI        21.940    24.953      19.080     21.359     11.94     23.691     27.725     28.218     27.232     14.95    2.42

    _CAFTA      21.896    24.855      19.012     20.646      8.59     23.610     26.991     27.479     26.489     12.19    2.36