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                                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 759:  OTHER SILK APPAREL
                                             Data in Kg., 14.40 M2 per Kg.. 

                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       432731    355153     256319     193635    -24.46    381817     310077     302985     292469     -23.40  100.00

     CHINA P     341487    271686     190321     152341    -19.96    291848     255192     243115     233706     -19.92   79.91


     _WTO        432730    355114     256280     193619    -24.45    381777     310060     302968     292453     -23.40   99.99