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                                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 350:  COTTON DRESSING GOWNS, ROBES ETC.
                                         Data in Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                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     335.094    354.738    221.860    211.674     -4.59   358.564    349.875    349.496    344.551      -3.91  100.00

     CHINA P   177.132    159.538     98.822     98.513     -0.31   164.397    163.479    162.492    159.229      -3.14   46.21

     VIETNAM    58.936     61.118     34.578     31.655     -8.45    61.724     60.024     59.408     58.195      -5.72   16.89

     INDIA      16.667     25.401     19.066     23.374     22.59    24.342     26.542     27.899     29.709      22.05    8.62

     CAMBOD     11.907     25.559     15.118     11.427    -24.41    20.871     22.145     21.550     21.869       4.78    6.35

     INDNSIA    14.254     17.120     10.432      9.092    -12.85    16.295     16.936     17.431     15.780      -3.17    4.58

     TURKEY     13.418     13.711      7.570      8.418     11.20    13.205     14.054     14.491     14.559      10.26    4.23

     BNGLDSH     4.776      6.886      4.059      6.503     60.21     6.997      9.158      9.239      9.329      33.34    2.71

     SRI LKA     4.436      3.916      1.990      4.135    107.75     3.542      4.964      5.614      6.060      71.09    1.76

     PAKISTN     7.418      8.137      6.187      3.876    -37.36     8.718      6.469      6.325      5.826     -33.18    1.69

     NICARAG     0.037      3.380      2.439      4.295     76.11     2.439      5.937      5.509      5.237     114.72    1.52

     MALAYSA     8.686      3.294      2.304      1.970    -14.50     7.056      2.732      2.896      2.960     -58.04    0.86

     PHIL R      1.974      2.667      1.230      1.110     -9.77     2.708      3.004      2.835      2.546      -5.96    0.74

     EGYPT       1.422      3.707      2.867      1.393    -51.41     3.041      2.594      2.239      2.233     -26.55    0.65

     PERU        1.187      1.995      1.028      1.227     19.34     1.815      1.662      1.930      2.194      20.87    0.64

     SALVADR     2.929      1.726      0.815      1.005     23.26     2.544      1.668      1.591      1.916     -24.69    0.56

     THAILND     1.516      3.220      2.686      0.837    -68.86     3.171      1.409      1.420      1.370     -56.78    0.40

     MEXICO      0.477      0.469      0.361      0.185    -48.67     0.521      0.338      0.314      0.293     -43.70    0.09

     GUATMAL     2.419      6.316      6.084      0.046    -99.25     8.478      1.279      0.873      0.277     -96.73    0.08

     MACAU       0.861      1.709      1.605      0.132    -91.81     2.063      0.862      0.822      0.236     -88.57    0.07


     _WTO      335.068    354.697    221.857    211.654     -4.60   358.543    349.818    349.438    344.494      -3.92   99.98

     _ASEAN     97.411    113.244     66.380     56.091    -15.50   111.973    106.499    105.780    102.955      -8.05   29.88

     _OECD      15.654     16.018      8.729      9.825     12.55    15.443     16.568     16.995     17.114      10.82    4.97

     _W HEMI     8.671     15.123     11.443      7.340    -35.85    17.196     11.969     11.256     11.020     -35.91    3.20

     _CBI        5.642     11.573      9.458      5.426    -42.63    13.633      9.002      8.086      7.541     -44.68    2.19

     _CAFTA      5.642     11.463      9.350      5.424    -42.00    13.526      8.991      8.080      7.536     -44.28    2.19

     _ANDEAN     1.234      2.033      1.053      1.251     18.72     1.850      1.690      1.965      2.230      20.50    0.65

     _EU15       1.307      1.584      0.789      1.110     40.62     1.367      1.917      1.904      1.905      39.35    0.55