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                                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 840:  N-KNIT SHIRTS / BLOUSES, SILK/VEG
                                             Data in Doz, 16.70 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      1895406   1567627    1383249    1161141    -16.06   1639619    1337953    1342563    1345519     -17.94  100.00

     CHINA P    1312330    907425     777565     654671    -15.80    969830     781422     784595     784531     -19.11   58.31

     BNGLDSH     151003    143728     132970     127775     -3.91    157503     138560     138221     138533     -12.04   10.30

     INDIA        77591     73743      67072     129279     92.75     71671     133464     135531     135950      89.69   10.10

     INDNSIA     205970    224579     208441     100469    -51.80    223349     115785     115642     116607     -47.79    8.67

     SRI LKA      51420     42436      40427      48041     18.83     41112      49616      49959      50050      21.74    3.72

     VIETNAM      19607     56410      53466      31621    -40.86     55353      34444      34646      34565     -37.56    2.57

     PHIL R       19848     39031      34899      26414    -24.31     40256      29051      29525      30546     -24.12    2.27

     LITHUAN      11067     10084       8895      10616     19.35     11493      12400      11984      11805       2.71    0.88

     ITALY         6706      8563       6096       6003     -1.53      7750       8750       8669       8470       9.29    0.63

     MALAYSA       3385      5531       4520       2617    -42.10      5324       3489       3453       3628     -31.86    0.27

     CAMBOD        2720     20593      20593       2187    -89.38     20602       2187       2187       2187     -89.38    0.16


     _WTO       1895315   1567505    1383137    1160994    -16.06   1639501    1337773    1342406    1345362     -17.94   99.99

     _ASEAN      254807    350081     325488     165633    -49.11    348980     187664     188146     190226     -45.49   14.14

     _OECD        16809     20659      15343      14376     -6.30     20115      19605      19639      19692      -2.10    1.46

     _EU15        11466     12360       9388       9813      4.53     12402      12932      12839      12785       3.09    0.95

     _EC12        11395     12293       9333       9768      4.66     12328      12872      12785      12728       3.24    0.95

     _W HEMI       6718      8835       6731       3147    -53.25      8314       4473       4919       5251     -36.84    0.39

     _CBI          4113      5138       4630       1023    -77.90      5243       1487       1499       1531     -70.80    0.11