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                                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category  81:  SILK AND VEG. APPAREL
                                                    Data in Million SME

                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     311.313    322.684    282.815    269.172     -4.82   327.159    306.581    304.802    309.041      -5.54  100.00

     CHINA P   250.182    250.998    218.303    201.964     -7.48   256.516    233.987    231.838    234.659      -8.52   75.93

     VIETNAM    12.856     14.713     12.779     14.238     11.42    14.283     15.372     15.742     16.172      13.23    5.23

     BNGLDSH     8.918     13.136     12.243     14.229     16.22    13.443     15.078     15.115     15.122      12.49    4.89

     INDNSIA     7.488     10.815     10.369      7.452    -28.13    10.669      7.997      7.957      7.898     -25.97    2.56

     INDIA       7.035      5.862      5.481      6.705     22.33     5.730      7.060      7.110      7.086      23.67    2.29

     CAMBOD      6.735      5.584      5.132      3.704    -27.82     5.892      3.589      3.747      4.156     -29.46    1.34

     SRI LKA     2.520      2.967      2.716      2.747      1.16     2.831      3.102      3.048      2.999       5.92    0.97

     MEXICO      2.709      2.725      2.297      2.380      3.61     2.709      2.822      2.754      2.808       3.66    0.91

     PHIL R      1.110      2.109      1.992      2.039      2.35     2.107      2.153      2.175      2.156       2.34    0.70

     CHINA T     0.973      1.074      0.902      1.713     89.93     1.034      1.674      1.676      1.885      82.33    0.61

     HG KONG     1.305      0.768      0.607      1.528    151.71     0.695      1.682      1.641      1.689     143.21    0.55


     _WTO      311.301    322.662    282.797    269.149     -4.83   327.139    306.555    304.773    309.015      -5.54   99.99

     _ASEAN     29.251     34.709     31.630     28.326    -10.45    34.389     30.106     30.605     31.405      -8.68   10.16

     _W HEMI     4.748      5.534      4.542      5.111     12.52     5.212      5.866      5.972      6.103      17.08    1.97

     _OECD       4.067      4.618      3.916      4.233      8.09     4.535      4.653      4.687      4.935       8.81    1.60

     _EU15       2.318      2.681      2.233      2.746     23.00     2.612      3.042      3.085      3.194      22.29    1.03

     _EC12       2.284      2.647      2.205      2.723     23.47     2.581      3.013      3.056      3.164      22.61    1.02

     _CBI        1.108      1.942      1.550      2.130     37.43     1.654      2.287      2.446      2.522      52.48    0.82

     _CAFTA      1.074      1.910      1.526      2.101     37.66     1.624      2.248      2.407      2.485      53.00    0.80