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                                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 336:  COTTON DRESSES
                                             Data in Doz, 37.90 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     19977603  17204848   13821681   11783475    -14.75  17903356   15006406   15231116   15166642     -15.29  100.00

     CHINA P    9829010   7246977    5407027    4836473    -10.55   7525607    6612878    6706971    6676423     -11.28   44.02

     INDIA      3087808   2698378    2381929    1751693    -26.46   2822439    2073129    2082382    2068142     -26.73   13.64

     VIETNAM    1959200   1877386    1518950    1415653     -6.80   1975728    1723199    1765638    1774089     -10.21   11.70

     INDNSIA    1274090   1704896    1519070    1180837    -22.27   1743324    1350462    1395994    1366663     -21.61    9.01

     PHIL R      703974    798727     612784     599480     -2.17    818209     762404     782764     785423      -4.01    5.18

     BNGLDSH     621363    529749     431129     511031     18.53    608255     590037     590057     609651       0.23    4.02

     CAMBOD      952925    842970     743127     491716    -33.83    923773     562015     583044     591559     -35.96    3.90

     SRI LKA     333057    434123     342493     238329    -30.41    407200     351502     341084     329959     -18.97    2.18

     THAILND     147229    106465      75683      75371     -0.41    105419     105837     105497     106153       0.70    0.70

     TURKEY       64380     73744      53034      83707     57.84     58748     109657     113987     104417      77.74    0.69

     PAKISTN     121465    135649     107254      73386    -31.58    138398     120771     109902     101781     -26.46    0.67

     MEXICO      117007    130961     116528      79990    -31.36    127241      97700      97396      94423     -25.79    0.62

     GUATMAL     200066    140695     134601      85321    -36.61    143366      89874      90935      91415     -36.24    0.60

     PERU         72122     90498      68256      64396     -5.66     90455      85575      86574      86638      -4.22    0.57

     ITALY        18127     39514      24276      51339    111.48     30563      57365      61615      66577     117.84    0.44

     MALAYSA      63534     57338      43076      52062     20.86     54755      58974      65885      66324      21.13    0.44

     SALVADR      66559     45378      35087      27973    -20.28     73112      38882      39150      38264     -47.66    0.25

     HG KONG      31297     21112      16879      18673     10.63     24443      21528      22988      22906      -6.29    0.15

     MACAU         7656     13694       9289      11046     18.91     10433      15935      16836      15451      48.10    0.10

     NEPAL        25944     19160      16910      12582    -25.59     19278      14780      14556      14832     -23.06    0.10

     HONDURA       9571     16965      16965       4685    -72.38     16974       3230       3301       4685     -72.40    0.03

     NICARAG      77957     19416      17920       1745    -90.26     17998      12578       5892       3241     -81.99    0.02


     _WTO      19974552  17203659   13820690   11782063    -14.75  17900790   15005016   15229615   15165032     -15.28   99.99

     _ASEAN     5104166   5388399    4513203    3816413    -15.44   5623346    4563754    4700175    4691609     -16.57   30.93

     _W HEMI     583878    468245     407643     288865    -29.14    493406     357143     353187     349467     -29.17    2.30

     _OECD       139374    163768     114134     168811     47.91    137692     215666     222413     218445      58.65    1.44

     _CBI        373881    229327     209745     131644    -37.24    257525     157790     152610     151226     -41.28    1.00

     _CAFTA      371872    227155     207590     129546    -37.60    255259     155842     150561     149111     -41.58    0.98

     _EU15        42602     69078      43751      70407     60.93     55752      88637      90658      95734      71.71    0.63

     _EC12        42383     68576      43281      70273     62.36     55258      88123      90488      95568      72.95    0.63

     _ANDEAN      85269     99263      74660      68887     -7.73    100521      92429      93671      93490      -6.99    0.62

     _SUB-SAHA    15145     29535      27996      13835    -50.58     33695      15086      15903      15374     -54.37    0.10