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                                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 832:  HOSIERY, SILK / VEG BLENDS
                                         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       5.323      6.123      3.383      3.045    -10.01     5.708      5.601      5.716      5.784       1.32  100.00

     CHINA P     2.553      2.640      1.386      0.726    -47.59     2.521      2.064      2.076      1.981     -21.43   34.24

     VIETNAM     1.238      2.032      1.164      1.096     -5.89     1.850      1.970      2.044      1.964       6.13   33.95

     CHINA T     0.247      0.272      0.187      0.301     60.45     0.238      0.355      0.417      0.385      62.03    6.66

     KOR REP     0.250      0.186      0.157      0.004    -97.44     0.331      0.068      0.069      0.033     -90.01    0.57

     INDIA       0.367      0.038      0.038      0.008    -79.61     0.141      0.005      0.007      0.008     -94.44    0.14


     _WTO        5.322      6.122      3.383      3.044    -10.03     5.708      5.601      5.715      5.783       1.31   99.98

     _ASEAN      1.254      2.097      1.166      1.537     31.80     1.857      2.158      2.230      2.468      32.92   42.67

     _OECD       0.666      0.688      0.452      0.243    -46.16     0.782      0.550      0.508      0.479     -38.76    8.28