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                                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 842:  SKIRTS, SILK / VEG. BLENDS
                                             Data in Doz, 14.90 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       484670    344462     319826     247676    -22.56    392040     277058     277719     272312     -30.54  100.00

     CHINA P     384941    220703     199746     144813    -27.50    268373     163943     165999     165770     -38.23   60.88

     BNGLDSH        528       816        810      27746   3325.43       862      27952      27752      27752    3119.49   10.19

     INDNSIA      41601     47340      46025      19137    -58.42     46502      20452      20452      20452     -56.02    7.51

     VIETNAM      15420     23239      23099      20067    -13.13     23757      25286      25570      20207     -14.94    7.42

     INDIA         8868      9062       8536      14012     64.15      8616      14422      14545      14538      68.73    5.34

     PHIL R        5979      6014       5771       6050      4.83      5896       6380       6382       6293       6.73    2.31

     SRI LKA       5239     13929      13897       3965    -71.47     14069       6593       4307       3997     -71.59    1.47

     CAMBOD        4407      8635       8635        654    -92.43      8635        654        654        654     -92.43    0.24


     _WTO        484605    344415     319780     247658    -22.55    391993     277039     277700     272293     -30.54   99.99

     _ASEAN       71408     89567      87849      49463    -43.70     89121      56037      56633      51181     -42.57   18.79