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                                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 843:  M/B SUITS, 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       3.940      3.968      2.806      3.079      9.74     3.683      4.282      4.283      4.242      15.16  100.00

     CHINA P     1.671      1.432      1.187      0.736    -37.98     1.455      1.047      1.026      0.982     -32.55   23.14

     VIETNAM     0.000      0.630      0.195      0.180     -7.89     0.195      0.615      0.615      0.615     214.64   14.50


     _WTO        3.940      3.968      2.806      3.079      9.76     3.683      4.282      4.283      4.242      15.17  100.00

     _ASEAN      0.135      0.929      0.405      0.508     25.56     0.405      1.008      1.033      1.033     155.09   24.34