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                                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 838:  KNIT SHIRTS / BLOUSES, SILK / VEG
                                             Data in Doz, 11.70 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      1176642   1109570     892705     902975      1.15   1201901    1073515    1081025    1119840      -6.83  100.00

     CHINA P    1073871    956347     782554     771876     -1.36   1063193     902527     911220     945669     -11.05   84.45

     VIETNAM      14349     20589      13917      26089     87.46     16599      32315      32465      32761      97.37    2.93

     PORTUGL       5962     12488      10160      22660    123.03     12386      22508      23276      24988     101.74    2.23

     CAMBOD        1995     13241       4740      16002    237.59      4747      22906      22931      24503     416.18    2.19

     INDIA         7977      6948       3386       7036    107.80      4594      10840      10584      10598     130.69    0.95

     INDNSIA       5904     12477      10492       7423    -29.25     10824       7949       8340       9408     -13.08    0.84

     TURKEY        1125      3114       2376       8198    245.03      2810       6599       7182       8936     218.01    0.80

     MEXICO       19945      9815       6533       2976    -54.45     14081       6644       5063       6258     -55.56    0.56

     PAKISTN       1750      9534       8468       4518    -46.65      9424       8824       8358       5584     -40.75    0.50

     PERU           478     11003      10907        759    -93.04     11029        489        647        855     -92.25    0.08

     GUATMAL         23      7326       7326         80    -98.91      7349         44         80         80     -98.91    0.01


     _WTO       1176565   1109507     892642     902958      1.16   1201798    1073497    1081007    1119823      -6.82  100.00

     _ASEAN       28782     49286      30505      52900     73.41     33717      68344      68855      71681     112.60    6.40

     _OECD        18427     28245      23834      41549     74.33     28838      42210      42539      45960      59.37    4.10

     _EU15        15679     22735      19159      31747     65.70     23019      33734      33707      35323      53.45    3.15

     _EC12        15584     22629      19107      31697     65.89     22966      33637      33603      35219      53.35    3.15

     _W HEMI      23586     35104      29283      11728    -59.95     38779      18234      16284      17549     -54.75    1.57

     _CBI           246     10475      10361       6390    -38.33     10514       6916       6417       6504     -38.14    0.58

     _CAFTA         244     10278      10164       6388    -37.15     10317       6914       6415       6502     -36.98    0.58

     _ANDEAN       2332     12028      11719       1083    -90.76     12966       1170       1381       1392     -89.26    0.12