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                                          |                                     |                              December 6, 2012
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category, 10/2012 Data     |
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                                           Category 836:  DRESSES, SILK / VEG BLENDS
                                             Data in Doz, 37.90 M2 per Doz. 

                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       437489    412154     384191     313640    -18.36    420862     331055     336545     341603     -18.83  100.00

     CHINA P     330306    260234     236940     213501     -9.89    267384     227174     231892     236795     -11.44   69.32

     VIETNAM      38230     44715      43901      20233    -53.91     46939      20542      20990      21047     -55.16    6.16

     INDIA        31008     22853      22019      16947    -23.03     22540      17854      17836      17781     -21.11    5.21

     BNGLDSH       1022       909        753      13441   1684.99       757      12283      13251      13597    1696.17    3.98

     INDNSIA       9176     23408      23398       9715    -58.48     24196       9757       9811       9725     -59.81    2.85

     PHIL R         208      5275       5274       9604     82.10      5275       9570       9605       9605      82.09    2.81

     SRI LKA        164      5873       5871       4958    -15.55      5871       4960       4960       4960     -15.52    1.45

     SALVADR        527      3591       2978       3319     11.45      3005       4254       4057       3932      30.85    1.15

     ITALY         3254      3737       3025       2837     -6.21      3540       3445       3445       3549       0.25    1.04

     LITHUAN       1899      3132       3004       2891     -3.76      3243       4058       3021       3019      -6.91    0.88

     GUATMAL       5675      2977       2977       2270    -23.75      2977       2110       2257       2270     -23.75    0.66

     THAILND        130      5950       5930       1937    -67.34      5973       1966       1957       1957     -67.24    0.57

     CAMBOD           1     20574      20274       1354    -93.32     20274       1654       1654       1654     -91.84    0.48


     _WTO        437441    412017     384070     313554    -18.36    420738     330953     336442     341501     -18.83   99.97

     _ASEAN       47752     99933      98787      42967    -56.51    102667      43618      44141      44113     -57.03   12.91

     _OECD         7681      8410       7185       8263     15.00      8111       9062       9252       9488      16.98    2.78

     _W HEMI      12358      7971       7033       7214      2.57      7383       8506       8520       8152      10.42    2.39

     _EU15         5879      6194       5108       6496     27.17      5870       7437       7520       7582      29.17    2.22

     _EC12         5873      6185       5099       6480     27.08      5860       7423       7506       7566      29.11    2.21

     _CBI          6420      7045       6244       6136     -1.73      6304       7259       7275       6937      10.04    2.03

     _CAFTA        6322      7016       6215       6125     -1.45      6271       7247       7263       6926      10.44    2.03