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                                          |                                     |                               October 5, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  8/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 871:  HANDBAGS / FLATGOODS, 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      27.159     33.309     24.032     26.119      8.68    33.794     32.294     33.544     35.396       4.74  100.00

     CHINA P    18.690     25.003     18.341     16.421    -10.47    25.378     23.123     23.159     23.083      -9.04   65.21

     INDIA       1.358      1.365      0.874      1.437     64.42     1.282      1.671      1.700      1.928      50.37    5.45

     INDNSIA     0.050      0.163      0.082      0.910   1008.92     0.101      0.875      0.964      0.991     880.70    2.80

     NEPAL       0.297      0.417      0.241      0.227     -5.98     0.363      0.407      0.382      0.403      11.01    1.14

     HG KONG     0.440      0.670      0.628      0.313    -50.17     0.856      0.406      0.397      0.355     -58.51    1.00


     _WTO       27.148     33.304     24.028     26.119      8.70    33.790     32.292     33.542     35.394       4.75  100.00

     _OECD       5.190      4.489      3.174      5.644     77.83     4.545      4.187      5.322      6.959      53.10   19.66

     _EU15       4.849      4.060      2.895      5.456     88.44     4.133      3.812      4.923      6.621      60.18   18.70

     _EC12       4.836      4.034      2.884      5.451     89.02     4.114      3.793      4.903      6.602      60.46   18.65

     _ASEAN      0.501      0.490      0.220      1.404    538.46     0.492      1.487      1.572      1.674     240.28    4.73