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                                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 832:  HOSIERY, SILK / VEG BLENDS
                                             Data in Dpr,  3.80 M2 per Dpr. 

                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      1209755   1161641     950646     702340    -26.12   1204113     943637     960697     913335     -24.15  100.00

     VIETNAM     570873    653269     490821     393080    -19.91    631267     518934     549932     555528     -12.00   60.82

     CHINA P     467078    380204     340548     173858    -48.95    445786     273773     264778     213514     -52.10   23.38

     CHINA T      23350     32892      30027      89231    197.17     33008      91203      91814      92096     179.01   10.08

     KOR REP       7638     62004      60211        330    -99.45     61351       2623       2623       2123     -96.54    0.23


     _WTO       1209746   1161633     950646     702298    -26.12   1204113     943620     960680     913285     -24.15   99.99

     _ASEAN      571231    656350     493902     411701    -16.64    634364     538627     571443     574149      -9.49   62.86

     _OECD        19699     77437      73431       8904    -87.87     77628      13291      13705      12910     -83.37    1.41