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                                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 838:  KNIT SHIRTS / BLOUSES, SILK / VEG
                                         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     147.921    155.006    123.771    117.074     -5.41   161.218    145.912    146.046    148.309      -8.01  100.00

     CHINA P   135.445    138.475    111.906    102.851     -8.09   145.879    127.418    127.464    129.420     -11.28   87.26

     VIETNAM     0.968      1.824      1.272      2.795    119.74     1.411      3.481      3.445      3.347     137.30    2.26

     PORTUGL     0.951      1.911      1.493      2.252     50.83     1.946      2.594      2.605      2.670      37.19    1.80

     CAMBOD      0.168      0.647      0.266      0.476     79.23     0.267      0.768      0.770      0.858     220.73    0.58

     INDIA       0.555      0.655      0.316      0.479     51.54     0.454      0.818      0.792      0.818      80.10    0.55

     TURKEY      0.254      0.565      0.456      0.637     39.74     0.563      0.524      0.598      0.746      32.61    0.50

     INDNSIA     0.479      0.991      0.824      0.560    -32.02     0.842      0.592      0.679      0.727     -13.60    0.49

     MEXICO      1.032      0.474      0.313      0.192    -38.53     0.686      0.361      0.296      0.353     -48.47    0.24

     PAKISTN     0.056      0.172      0.127      0.159     24.94     0.151      0.272      0.250      0.204      35.38    0.14

     PERU        0.048      0.273      0.265      0.107    -59.64     0.277      0.061      0.089      0.115     -58.50    0.08

     GUATMAL     0.002      0.148      0.148      0.008    -94.49     0.151      0.005      0.008      0.008     -94.58    0.01


     _WTO      147.913    154.990    123.755    117.073     -5.40   161.199    145.910    146.044    148.308      -8.00  100.00

     _OECD       5.491      6.472      5.019      6.293     25.39     6.732      7.367      7.553      7.746      15.06    5.22

     _EU15       4.808      5.567      4.272      5.376     25.83     5.695      6.526      6.643      6.670      17.12    4.50

     _EC12       4.756      5.523      4.247      5.358     26.14     5.671      6.491      6.605      6.633      16.97    4.47

     _ASEAN      2.251      3.805      2.519      4.175     65.75     2.693      5.360      5.409      5.461     102.77    3.68

     _W HEMI     1.489      2.034      1.495      0.983    -34.23     2.071      1.681      1.508      1.522     -26.52    1.03

     _CBI        0.015      0.521      0.516      0.405    -21.56     0.529      0.379      0.392      0.410     -22.52    0.28

     _CAFTA      0.015      0.491      0.486      0.405    -16.74     0.498      0.378      0.391      0.409     -17.88    0.28

     _ANDEAN     0.215      0.352      0.326      0.175    -46.50     0.432      0.133      0.186      0.200     -53.75    0.13