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                                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 741:  W/G NOT-KNIT SILK SHIRTS/BLOUSES
                                             Data in Doz, 12.10 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      1089888    882168     622920     618397     -0.73    936448     860022     880355     877645      -6.28  100.00

     CHINA P    1003000    776497     544249     553356      1.67    829484     765102     784477     785604      -5.29   89.51


     _WTO       1089725    881986     622813     618223     -0.74    936326     859799     880095     877396      -6.29   99.97