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                                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 758:  SILK NECKWEAR
                                         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     149.818    152.006    102.926     82.495    -19.85   156.354    142.203    135.527    131.576     -15.85  100.00

     CHINA P   102.173     98.056     69.049     43.059    -37.64   104.844     83.622     77.021     72.066     -31.26   54.77

     ITALY      36.244     39.420     23.752     28.789     21.21    36.639     43.325     43.840     44.457      21.34   33.79


     _WTO      149.813    151.998    102.920     82.493    -19.85   156.345    142.198    135.522    131.571     -15.85  100.00

     _OECD      47.436     53.754     33.752     39.282     16.39    51.322     58.419     58.317     59.285      15.51   45.06

     _EU15      47.169     53.401     33.505     39.029     16.49    50.987     58.102     57.965     58.925      15.57   44.78

     _EC12      47.161     53.400     33.504     39.016     16.45    50.984     58.091     57.955     58.912      15.55   44.77