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                                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 670:  MMF FLAT GOODS, HANDBAGS, LUGGAGE
                                             Data in Kg.,  3.70 M2 per Kg.. 

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE 10/2012
   Country      2010       2011      10/2011    10/2012  % Change   10/2011     8/2012     9/2012    10/2012   % Change % Share


     WORLD    426130026 388414745  335855960  332506210     -1.00 401803659  381373387  381754480  385064995      -4.17  100.00

     CHINA P  402428100 357707890  308983818  298878601     -3.27 371505807  344889033  344904018  347602673      -6.43   90.27

     VIETNAM   12143659  17680658   16031418   20987411     30.91  17644466   22072984   22306518   22636651      28.29    5.88

     THAILND    2558713   2396539    2093113    2875814     37.39   2468802    2956281    3066504    3179240      28.78    0.83

     INDNSIA    1750538   2198591    1977548    2115841      6.99   2259093    2210296    2195342    2336884       3.44    0.61

     HG KONG    2048006   1978338    1623484    1685450      3.82   1922112    2106809    2074989    2040304       6.15    0.53

     PHIL R     1575538   1851748    1537221    1643496      6.91   1788793    1982462    1965043    1958023       9.46    0.51

     CHINA T    1110363   1471966    1175567    1396167     18.77   1335616    1587876    1637154    1692566      26.73    0.44

     MEXICO      390307    489085     400869     429029      7.02    482804     517671     499135     517245       7.13    0.13

     ITALY       495528    419636     354788     400797     12.97    437325     442621     442988     465645       6.48    0.12

     INDIA       184949    283206     215060     297879     38.51    248200     371643     364133     366025      47.47    0.10

     PAKISTN     210967    247861     196392     250996     27.80    237501     292415     308565     302465      27.35    0.08

     KOR REP     181361    375127     275547     197639    -28.27    298171     321226     309894     297219      -0.32    0.08

     BNGLDSH     188848    134350     116097     225279     94.04    132248     221120     231830     243532      84.15    0.06

     LAOS        101294    310373     193172      44976    -76.72    248806     197898     203817     162177     -34.82    0.04


     _WTO     426027749 388103683  335662265  332410715     -0.97 401554148  381136093  381500043  384852133      -4.16   99.94

     _ASEAN    18257120  24543057   21919948   27969644     27.60  24516481   29705548   30041322   30592753      24.78    7.94

     _OECD      1008663   1200941     948851    1037011      9.29   1103030    1294470    1288082    1289101      16.87    0.33

     _W HEMI     698965    824740     668222     718865      7.58    806398     836669     833317     875383       8.55    0.23

     _EU15       713019    685822     556117     679201     22.13    660507     812680     811980     808906      22.47    0.21

     _EC12       705099    680617     553476     670298     21.11    654263     801253     800514     797439      21.88    0.21